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Villa Tropical Oceanfront Apartments on Shacks Beach

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San Juan, Puerto Rico
Reviewed 16 June 2013

Spend a week-end with my wife, and my 9 year old daughter at OB2. The place is really quiet, private, clean, etc. The beach is beautiful, it have some place for the kids to swim, and the snorkeling it's great. Walking distance through the beach to the restaurant at Villa Montaña, which is great.

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Reno, Nevada
Reviewed 12 June 2013

It was an interesting place to find, but well worth the little adventure of finding it. I would recommend that you spend the money and get one of the ocean front apartments vs the others which are just a short walk away to the beach. There is nothing like listening to the waves while you sit carelessly on a patio...

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Olympia, Wa
Reviewed 3 June 2013

This is my second review on Villa Tropical. I had written one almost two years ago when I came here with a friend for the first time. I actually have family in Isabela, but didn't know about this property until almost two years ago! I wanted to stay in the very same unit I stayed in before which Trevor was...

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2Thank teacher34
Aguadilla, Puerto Rico
Reviewed 30 May 2013

This place is awesome. This is a place were you will pay for a nice, clean accommodation but received an awesome view, sort of like a private beach to enjoy the sun and relax with the sound of the waves. This area is quiet so it's very refreshing feeling the good vibes siting in front of the ocean during the...

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Blue Ridge, Georgia
Reviewed 28 May 2013

We just returned from a week in Puerto Rico and spent four wonderful days at Villa Tropical. We originally planned only two days at VT, but the beach and location was so great we stayed two more days. We stayed in two different oceanfront units and both were wonderful. Trevor was a great host and the Villa are perfectly situated...

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2Thank ToccoaRiverTrails
Reviewed 19 May 2013

My husband and I just spent a ten day vacation in Puerto Rico and stayed at Villa Tropical. It far exceeded our expectation. The owners, Trevor and Jennifer, along with their staff were friendly, helpful and treated us like family. The unit we stayed in was TR (Top Right). It was a 2 BR/1 BA with kitchen and living area...

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2Thank MrsSparrk
Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 16 May 2013

My wife and I stayed in Villa Bajandas for five unforgettable days in late April. Here's the deal with Villa Tropical: it is a collection of different apartments/houses, each with their own charm and quirks. We stayed in one of the most bare bones, sparsely decorated, and inexpensive units available. Because this is what we wanted, we had a phenomenal...

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4Thank Alexander B
Winchester, Virginia
Reviewed 15 May 2013

I have mixed feelings about this place. I liked a lot of things about this property and some I really didn't like. However, I would say the good outweigh the bad. The good: SOME of the homes and properties for rent are nice and modern and well priced. The beach is pristine and BEAUTIFUL and isolated, so you can acutally...

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7Thank grnfern
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 8 May 2013

I emailed a reservation for July 2013 - and did not receive a call as the automatic reply said I would. I called the hotel's main line the next day, and no one picked up. After SEVERAL unsuccessful attempts to reach someone I dialed the emergency contact number which was picked up by "Trevor". When I explained my situation -...

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13Thank MNieves123
Spring Hill, Tennessee
Reviewed 25 April 2013 via mobile

Great stay. The beach feels private. The staff is great. Villas are clean and comfortable. Can cook your own meals or dine out in town. We're from Nashville and are coming back. We absolutely love it here.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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  • Concierge
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Since 1990, Villa Tropical's Location and Accommodations have enchanted visitors from around the world. Villa Tropical Inc. represents an exclusive group of fully-equipped oceanfront and non-oceanfront apartments located ON Shacks Beach (Playa Shacks), Isabela. Directly in front of the VT Main building is the "Blue Hole", a coral-reef-protected swimming area that provides visitors the opportunity to enjoy a variety of sea life while snorkeling and diving in underwater caverns. Just west of the coral reef is a challenging surf break and favorite kite-surfing and SUP destination. There are 31unique, fully - equipped apartments with everything for your home away from home on the beach. Many amenities are included like your clean sheets and towels, cooking tools and utensils, FREE wifi, FREE A/C, FREE Parking, FREE beach access, FREE soap, dish detergent, TP and PT :) LOL and cleaning supplies and FREE BBQ tank refills. The NEW Villa Tropical Gift Shop has souvenirs, beverages, incl alcohol, and conveniences. The friendly Canadian Owners and helpful staff are kind, resourceful and a joy to vacation with. Villa Tropical's Best Value is maintained by the owner's maintaining direct relations with customers, thus why you will never find us on an OTA's top list. Villa Tropical books solidly 2 years in advance for high season dates. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Villa Tropical Oceanfront Apartments on Shacks Beach

Address: Shacks Beach, Bajuras 326, Isabela 00662, Puerto Rico
Region: Caribbean > Puerto Rico > Isabela
Price Range: $105 - $145 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 31
Also Known As:
Villa Tropical Oceanfront Apartments On Shacks Beach Hotel Isabela
Tropical Hotel Isabela
Villa Tropical Oceanfront Apartments On Shacks Beach Puerto Rico/Isabela
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“None of the rooms are far from the beach. Villas closer to the office are closer to the swimming beach, but really, none are very far away.”
 of 5 bubbles genenurse, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
“during winter waves will get loud”
 of 5 bubbles 627katarinar, 15 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ocean view is the best, although other rooms are fine I love to wake and see the ocean”
 of 5 bubbles 333diverdarryl, 11 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Double room, single bathroom, full kitchen and living room apartment.”
 of 5 bubbles RosarioJR, 26 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Ask for Joslyn or Trevor”
 of 5 bubbles Debbie0416, 27 Jun 2016 | Read review
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