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Palomino Island: Tours & Tickets

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“san juan”(9 reviews)
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A private island where Wyndham El Conquistador guests are often ferried for more water activities.
Las Croabas, Fajardo 00976-6448, Puerto Rico
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Reviewed July 18, 2019

This is a very special place just off the coast, which was long a private island. Transport over by small boat and escape into Caribbean bliss.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank DanaLosAngeles
Reviewed June 4, 2019

My best friend won a work contest that gave a free 7 day trip to El Conquistador Hotel in Fajardo. I remember getting off the plane in San Juan and having to take an hour cab ride to the middle of no where. 1hr into...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Christopher B
Reviewed September 23, 2018 via mobile

Palomino Island was a great way to break up our stay at our hotel. It’s a quick ferry ride that leaves every half hour and has an abundance of chairs right on the beach when you arrive to relax and enjoy the sunshine. Plus there...More

Date of experience: September 2018
10  Thank Melanie H
Reviewed August 7, 2018

I love Palomino, its like being on your own private island. Your literally in the middle of the ocean and it's so amazing and beautiful.

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank Vanessa C
Reviewed March 17, 2018

Private cable car to private marina to private boat and then Private island with beach and full service. Beach is very good but clarity could be better--note we had mostly cloudy and windy days so could be better when fully sunny

Date of experience: April 2017
4  Thank RMainali
Reviewed February 27, 2018

Terrific amenity (feature really) to this beautiful hotel property. Our absolute favorite place to stay when staying on-island. Can't wait for them to re-open after repairs are complete.

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank windancers
Reviewed January 25, 2018 via mobile

We came by boat jan 23,2018 and anchored off the beautiful beach on this private island . The resort is under repairs ,supposed to be opening End of February . A care taker lives on island and tends to the couple of horses . It...More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank Trixtravels
Reviewed January 20, 2018

This island is a great way to relax and enjoy an entire day. It has everything you need to make your day fun.

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank Brad K
Reviewed January 5, 2018

This is a 100 acre Island just off the coast from the famed El Conquistador Hotel Resort. The resort has a long term lease on the Island for Hotel Guests and visitors. They offer free Ferry rides to and from the Island every half hour...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Masonsvacation
Reviewed January 3, 2018 via mobile

This is a beautiful small island. They filmed some of pirates of the Caribbean here so you can imagine how beautiful it is.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank rauld81
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February 9, 2019|
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Response from Jblittlejr |
We didn’t stay at the hotel obviously but the company we took our snorkeling tour with confirmed that the Island is closed. Since it’s a private island owned by the hotel, it didn’t seem possible to visit there unless... More
January 3, 2019|
Response from Vanessa C | Reviewed this property |
yes you need to be a guest at El Conquistador. I am not sure if outside boats are allowed access. Unless they changed the rules in the last few years.