On the Atlantic coast of the island country of Puerto Rico
you will find condo rentals, and villa rentals in the city of Carolina. The Luis Muñoz Marín International Airport is within the boundaries of the municipality, making it easy to access vacation rentals and villas from anywhere in the world.
When you have accommodation in Carolina, your condo rental is in the area known as “La Tierra de Gigantes”
, which means “The Land of Giants”. Carolina was given this nickname in honour of Don Felipe Birriel, who was the tallest man in Puerto Rican history. His height was estimated at seven feet eleven inches.
Nobody books a villa rental or a vacation rental in Puerto Rico without spending time at the beach, and Carolina accommodations are near one of the best. Pine Grove Beach is one of the longest beaches in Puerto Rico
. An offshore reef protects the shore so the water is very calm. A long sand bar makes for a shallow swimming area. Perfect for families with condo rentals in the region. Vacation rental visitors who like waterspouts will enjoy the opportunity for surfing, boogie boarding, and body surfing at the eastern end of the beach where the waves are a little larger.
is another popular beach for villa rental visitors. Rent a deck chair for a few dollars from one of the hotels lining the beach, and relax with a piña colada under the palm trees by the clear waters.
Windsurfing is another popular activity
for condo rental visitors to Carolina. The Laguna Condado is near Carolina lodgings. This ocean inlet is sheltered from large waves by the Condado Peninsula just west of Carolina. Kayakers with local vacation rentals are discovering this gem as well
Just east of Carolina accommodation is the Piñones State Forest. This is an ecological timberland forest jungle
right at the edge of the Pine Grove Beach mentioned earlier. It is the home of the largest mangrove forest in Puerto Rico. Just before the forest is the community of Piñones where you can rent bicycles to ride the boardwalk that runs along the beach, and through the forest. One of the best parts about Piñones is the food. For a traditional meal away from Carolina villa rentals, this is the place to be
. You won’t be able to resist the aromas of flame-grilled skewers of chicken and pork. The relaxed, casual atmosphere of Piñones comes alive with music, and dancing on the weekends.
For beaches, surfing, and immersing yourself in the culture of Puerto Rico, accommodations in Carolina are ideally situated for exploring the area