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Summer special! Enjoy The Sun And The Waves From Your Ocean-Front Balcony

Bedrooms 1
Space 754 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, 4 Sleeps

Welcome to Casa Caney where you can enjoy the sun and waves on some of the loveliest beaches in Puerto Rico, then come back and relax in our beautiful 9th-floor condominium apartment, with the surf rolling out in front of your balcony.

Named after the traditional homes of Taino Indian Chiefs, our apartment has one bedroom with a queen-size bed, plus a new queen-size sofa-bed in the living room. It has a beautiful, large furnished balcony overlooking the Caribbean, and a well-equipped kitchen with newer appliances and an additional utility sink. Open concept living/dining space, and a breakfast counter with stools. One bathroom, recently renovated, with a tub/shower. There is a washer and drier in the unit as well. Air-conditioning and ceiling fans in both the bedroom and the living room.

Playa Azul II has direct beach access; you will be only steps away from a beautiful sand beach, perfect for swimming and snorkeling. The swimming pool and children's pool for the complex are just in front of the building. There are outside showers, picnic tables, a tennis court, a tennis/handball practice wall, basketball courts and a playground just outside your door. Secure (24 hour indoor and outdoor security) and enclosed condominium complex on landscaped grounds, surrounded by a stunning semi-private curving beach. There is ample free parking for guests and visitors.

Located on the northeast coast of the island and a 45 minute drive east of the San Juan airport, Luquillo is famous for its pristine public, private, and semi-private beaches, and is also home to popular seafood kiosks, which offer a delicious variety of local dishes. Luquillo is a beach town, hosting many festivals, surfing competitions, and offers nearby golfing, lounges, and casinos. Puerto Rico's lush El Yunque National Rainforest, with its beautiful waterfalls and trails, is located a short 30 minutes away. The ferries to the islands of Vieques and Culebra are just a 15 minute drive away.

More Details

Mariana Cruz and Scott MacEachern
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english, french, spanish
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 29, 2017

About Mariana Cruz and Scott MacEachern

Mariana and Scott love to travel as much as they love to host travelers. Scott is an archaeologist who works in Central Africa, and Mariana is in the field of diversity/multicultural education.

Mariana Cruz and Scott MacEachern purchased this condo in 2015

Why Mariana Cruz and Scott MacEachern chose Luquillo

Scott and Mariana love the Playa Azul complex. Mariana has been visiting and staying at the complex on vacations since she was a young girl and introduced Scott to Playa Azul a few years ago. They love it because it has everything one could ask for on a family vacation to the caribbean. Mariana's favorite spot is the furnished porch... She loves enjoying her morning coffee and planning her day while looking out into the ocean. Scott's favorite spot is the cozy living room where he can read, write, and enjoy listening to the ocean waves.

What makes this condo unique

The balcony is really wonderful, with plenty of space for sitting and relaxing for 5-8 people, with the Caribbean right in front of you. If you open the windows across this light-filled apartment and fill the rooms with the ocean breezes, you won't need the air-conditioners at all.


Solimar Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 9
Building Type:
  • building
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 754 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 4
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome ...
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Resort ...
  • Waterfront
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Elevator
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • Bathroom holds additional towels, hair dryer, and travel-size toiletries.
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
  • Bedroom includes a queen bed, television with cable TV, ceiling fan, and air conditioning.
  • Books ...
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Staff
  • festivals
  • forests
  • marina
  • playground
  • rain forests
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
We have an apartment manager on call who can assist with special requests including airport transportation for $50 each way. With advance notice, we may also be able to arrange child care, starting at $20/hour.


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(29 traveler reviews)

Summer special! Enjoy The Sun And The Waves From Your Ocean-Front Balcony
average rating of 4.9310346 based on 29 reviews

Beautiful place with an amazing view!

  • 5 of 5

The setting and accomodations are better than any hotel, we had a wonderful time at Play Azul. Scott and Mariana were excellent hosts, even setting out a basket of fruit for our arrival... we highly recommend!

  • Submitted: Mar 1, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for the great review - please do come back and visit us again!
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St. Louis

Awesome apartment with a stunning ocean view

  • 5 of 5

We absolutely loved our stay at Scott and Mariana's apartment on the 9th floor of Playa Azul II in Luquillo. The view from the balcony was so gorgeous that we made sure to have our "happy hour" there every afternoon after a day of hiking at El Yunque or lying on the beach. The kitchen was well stocked and the washer/dryer was very helpful. Everything you need for the beach was furnished, including beach towels, chairs and even a cooler. We even played tennis with the rackets and balls provided. When we return to Puerto Rico we definitely would return to this apartment!

  • Submitted: Feb 28, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much - we're very glad that you enjoyed your stay, and we do hope that you'll come again!
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Kilkenny Ireland and Boston MA, USA

Fantastic time at Scott and Mariana's wonderful apartment in Luquillo.

  • 5 of 5

We loved staying at Scott and Mariana's fabulous apartment in Luquillo. The apartment itself was fantastic with a great kitchen, ample room for my wife and our two boys (ages 12 and 10), and a balcony to die for. Scott and Mariana were in regular contact prior to our arrival and made sure everything was ready and easy. Jose, the apartment manager was very accommodating and dropped off the keys for us at our earlier hotel and made sure our arrival was stress-free (loved the bowl of fruit that was awaiting us when we arrived). We can't say enough good things about our hosts, the apartment, the amenities offered by Playa Azul, and the great beach minutes walk from the apartment. We would highly recommend Scott and Mariana's wonderful spot to others.

John and Sunshine

  • Submitted: Feb 27, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great time!

  • 5 of 5

The apartment was clean and comfortable. We were given beach equipment which came in very handy. A lovely bowl of tropical fruit welcomed us when we arrived. The grounds were clean and well kept. The location in Luquillo was perfect for visiting both San Juan and points east, such as Farjado. I highly recommend this location.

  • Submitted: Feb 22, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your review - we are very happy that you enjoyed your stay. Please do come again!
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  • 5 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed our second stay in this lovely apartment. The view is spectacular, and charming Luquillo offers many dining choices.

  • Submitted: Feb 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for the very kind review - and for visiting us a second time! Please do come again!
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Mechanicsburg, PA

Restful Respite

  • 5 of 5

Comfortable apartment with gorgeous ocean view. Well equipped, tastefully furnished, with beach chairs, beach towels, etc. Would definitely recommend and would return!

We loved sitting on the balcony and hearing the ocean!!

  • Submitted: Feb 9, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your review - and please do come again!
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Nearest Airport
30 Miles
Luis Muñoz Marín International, San Juan
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Boardriders Surf Bar and Grill
Nearest Ferry
8 Miles
Fajardo - to Vieques and Culebra Islands
Nearest Golf
6 Miles
Westin Rio Mar Resort
Nearest Restaurant
0.3 Miles
Brass Cactus
Nearest Beach
0.01 Miles
Car: recommended

BIOLUMINESCENT LAGOON: The Bio Bay in Fajardo is a short drive from Playa Azul. You can experience the stunning bioluminescent lagoon by small electric boat or kayak by calling 'Bio-island' at 787-442-7857.

RAINFOREST ZIP-LINING: Fly over El Yunque Rainforest, literally zipping from tree to tree in a safe and eco-friendly experience. For more information, contact Rainforest ZipLine Park at 787-370-1010.


Rates & Availability

Solimar Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
High season
Dec 26 2016 - Apr 1 2017
2 night minimum stay
Summer special!
May 1 2017 - Aug 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
High season 2017-2018
Dec 1 2017 - Apr 1 2018
2 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning fee $55 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $100
Tax Rate 7.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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