Destination guide

Tranquil Rio Grande will entice you

The rainforest, beaches and waterfalls are a perfect backdrop to your vacation home in Rio Grande. This relaxing and romantic city entices travelers with its restaurants and golfing. Luquillo Beach and Jose Miguel Agrelot Coliseum are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Rio Grande

Do you want to find attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Rio Grande a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Carabali Rainforest Park (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Berwind Country Club (5 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Hipodromo Camarero (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • El Conquistador Golf Course (11.8 mi / 19 km)
  • Palmas Del Mar Golf Club (17.3 mi / 27.8 km)
  • Punto Verde (17.5 mi / 28.1 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather averages in Rio Grande

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, August, September, July and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 89°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Rio Grande

Rio Grande is famous for its lush rainforest and beautiful waterfalls. Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Rio Grande is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Luquillo Beach (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • El Yunque National Forest (3.1 mi / 4.9 km)
  • La Coca Falls (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • La Mina Falls (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Las Paylas (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Azul Beach (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
Transport

Traveling to and around Rio Grande

The nearest airport is in San Juan (SJU-Luis Munoz Marin Intl.), located 14.1 mi (22.7 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Vieques (VQS-Antonio Rivera Rodriguez), which is 26 mi (41.8 km) away.

Where to stay around Rio Grande?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 731 vacation rentals near Rio Grande. From 101 Houses to 140 Villas, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Rio Grande for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Rio Grande?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Rio Grande:

  • Condado: 320 vacation rentals
  • Ocean Park: 213 vacation rentals
  • Rio Mar Cluster 1: 137 vacation rentals
  • Rio Mar Cluster 2: 192 vacation rentals
  • Rio Mar Cluster 3: 146 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Can I rent Houses in Rio Grande?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 101 Houses in Rio Grande. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Rio Grande include:

  • Villas: 140 rentals available
  • Condos/Apartments: 445 rentals available
  • Chalets: 3 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Estates and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Rio Grande?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 541 vacation rentals with pool available in Rio Grande. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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