Hostal Villas del Lago
Travel Blogs from Puerto Rico
... that you can't escape. As the path gets more and more narrow, you realize how small you are compared to the beauty of our pale blue dot. It is a really humbling feeling. A feeling that won't go away so easily. Even though our eyes wanted to go to sleep after the hike, it wasn't enough for me. A couple of years ago, I started following some of the best adventurers of the world. These people travel and tell stories for a living. While ...
As I woke up to the sound of my alarm, my body was getting more and more frantic to the idea that it was finally the big day. The day I have been waiting for since I first entered the language program. I was ready to leave, stressed about the idea of leaving my family and my friends behind, but excited to meet new people and live a ...
... truck, which sits at the entrance to Camp Garcia, was open. It wasn't but we did check out a few of the beaches there as well as riding through Esperanza before heading back to the house. Anne, David, and Sonja walked down to the little beach below the house and found a bit of sea glass there. Maggie and Bob enjoyed the ...
... hostile to her former slave-owning family. Although, the book takes place in the mid-18th century, whereas this plantation was closed in 1941 when the Navy took over the island. As I stood looking at the crumbling buildings I thought about what it must have been like when this was a working plantation, at full capacity. The owner must have looked over the land and been proud of all that he accomplished, all that he managed, the volume of ...
We arrived at the airport in San Juan. The rental car place was short of awful and they gave us a hard time with the rental although we had done everything online. By the time we were done, it was starting to get really dark outside and we did not have a GPS. Just a map with a bunch of squiggles and numbers and we needed to get clear across the island to Santa Isabel. I had a program on my phone that was our saving grace. We took 2 different detours as we were pretty lost. ...
Other places to stay in Puerto Rico
Condado/Santurce, San Juan | 4 star hotelfrom $153
- Enjoyed by stay
- The Wyndham Condado Plaza Hotel
- Christmas 2002
Downtown/City center, Isla Verde | 5 star hotelfrom $184
Downtown/City center, Isla Verde | 3 star hotelfrom $143
Downtown/City center, Isla Verde | 4 star hotelfrom $255
Downtown/City center, San Juan | 3 star hotelfrom $125
- May 2003 Trip
- Wyndham Old San Juan a total disappointment
- Just a place to sleep
Downtown/City center, San Juan | 4 star hotelfrom $125
- Loved Our Stay!
- Why stay anywhere else?
- Puerto Rico the forgotten Jewel
Condado/Santurce, San Juan | 4 star hotelfrom $119
- Great Hotel
- Can't really not complain at all about the hotel...
- Was worth the money. Would stay again...
6165 Isla Verde Ave, Isla Verde | 4 star hotelfrom $117
Downtown/City center, Isla Verde | 3 star hotelfrom $140
Downtown/City center, San Juan | 3 star hotelfrom $151
- I agree, avoid this place.
- The ideal getaway hotel
- Pleasant Surprise
Downtown/City center, Isla Verde | 3 star hotelfrom $152
201 Dorado Del Mar Boulevard, Dorado | 5 star hotelfrom $154
- Nice place
- Good time at the Embassy Suites Dorado
- Quiet Family Hotel
State Road 200 Km 3.2 - HC1, Isla de Vieques | 4 star hotelfrom $281
2701 Hwy 2, Mayaguez | 3 star hotelfrom $133
500 Alhambra en Granada Blvd., Caguas | 3 star hotelfrom $134
Condado/Santurce, San Juan | 3 star hotelfrom $132
- Would Not Stay Again
- Nice Get Away!
- Good Value Near Old San Juan
Downtown/City center, Isla Verde | 3 star hotelfrom $97
1 Mariano Ramirez Bages, San Juan | 2 star hotelfrom $94
- Terrible Experience
- Not all that
- Low price, but you get what you pay for
Condado/Santurce, San Juan | 3 star hotelfrom $140
- You can find better deal!
- Reasonable Rates, Excellent Service
- It's not the ritz, but it's not expensive either
Tuppo Industrial Park 103, Ponce | 2 star hotelfrom $82
3315 Ponce Bypass, Ponce | 3 star hotelfrom $131
Exit 205 road 127 km 8.6, Puerto Rico | 3 star hotelfrom $130
Condado/Santurce, San Juan | 4 star hotelfrom $150
Condado/Santurce, San Juan | 2 star hotelfrom $84
- Rooms really really damp
- Look no further!
- Recent Stay in January, 2004 at the San Juan Beach Hotel
3330 Ponce By Pass, Ponce | 2 star hotelfrom $99
Airport, San Juan | 3 star hotelfrom $124
- Convenient, Quiet, and Near Beaches
- Perfect place to overnight when flying next AM
- Long on amenities for a short stay