Set on the secluded west coast of the island, this beachfront hotel is two hours from San Juan. The 16 charming and spacious two-floor suites, just steps from the sea, feature dark wood accents, Moroccan rugs over white-marble tile floors, ceiling fans, four-poster beds, kitchenettes, living areas, two marble baths and private plunge pools. The gourmet Chateau Rose restaurant specializes in French-Caribbean cuisine. The property also encompasses a bar-lounge with a terrace overlooking the ocean, a library, a game room, a gym with a yoga pavilion and two outdoor freshwater pools. Water sports include surfing, kayaking, deep-sea fishing and catamaran sailing. The hotel can also book horseback-riding tours, guided snorkeling excursions in the Tres Palmas Marine Reserve and trips to the magnificent Desecheo Island in the northeast of the Mona Passage for scuba diving.
Lowest Rate: Garden Suite, $300; Editor’s Choice: Oceanfront Suite, $550.
In order to offer you the highest level of service, online booking is currently not available. Please call Andrew Harper Travel at (800) 375-4685, or contact the hotel directly, for reservations.