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Condado is a popular beach destination in San Juan. Similar to Miami Beach, it attracts lovers of sea and sand year-round. The beach stretches several miles east of Old San Juan and is one of the city’s 40 sub-districts.
Families love Condado beach because the water is nice and warm. Though be warned, some areas are calmer and good for swimming while other areas are rough. Make sure to read the posted signs.
There is a good mix of locals, tourists and occasionally a celebrity enjoying the wonders of Condado beach.
Street parking and a parking garage are available for visitors who arrive by car. If you are looking for a public transportation option, Puerto Rico Metropolitan Bus Authority serves this area. Fares range from .75 to $2.00. Be sure to carry exact change or use a magnetic fare card purchased from a Tren Urbano station.
Condado’s La Ventana al Mar, is a park-like space that leads to the beach. Nearby is the Condado Vanderbilt and La Concha Resort. These Condado hotels give visitors a taste of history and Carribean luxury. You can rent an umbrella and two chairs from La Concha for $20 even if you aren’t a guest of the hotel.
Trip Advisor has a great list of things to do at Condado beach. You can rent a bike, paddleboard or sail. There is even a surfing school for those who want to learn how to ride a wave. Take in a film at the movie theatre or go on a fishing excursion! It’s hard to imagine ever being bored in Condado.
There are lots of delicious food and drink options in Condado. Grab some lunch at Via Appia or sip a Pina Colada.
If nothing else, simply enjoy a seaside stroll. Watching the dramatic waves roll in will surely captivate you.