The St Regis Bahia Beach is a sophisticated and highly luxurious resort on the north-eastern corridor of the island of Puerto Rico. It’s set at the foot of the Yunque National Forest, a 28,000-acre preserve filled with an incredible variety of plants and animals and is the place to come if you want to enjoy to relax and unwind in 5-star surroundings amid lush tranquil scenery, with a white-sand beach on your doorstep. To get here, it’s a 35-minute drive from San Juan’s Luis Muñoz Marin International Airport.
There are several levels of accommodation to choose from, even the most basic – superior tropical garden view rooms – offering superior comfort. They boast private terraces with views of the lush surroundings, and boast high-quality amenities including 300-thread-count linens, a walk-in closet, a 40-inch LCD TV, Bose surround sound system, iPod docking station, DVD player and Wi-Fi. At the other end of the scale, the Governor’s Suite has two floors, including an oversized master bedroom, separate living room, dining room, kitchen and fully furnished terrace.
The resort is located on two miles of unspoiled beach offering the opportunity for plenty of relaxation or water sports, including paddle boarding, snorkeling, kayaking, sailing and fishing. Although scuba diving is not available at at the resort, it can easily be arranged. There is also plenty of opportunity to go walking along one of the many nature trails through the surrounding forest close to the hotel.
There are four gourmet restaurants to choose from, including the elegantly designed Fern, set within a Spanish-style colonial building with a contemporary interior where guests can enjoy a modern gourmet menu. For al fresco dining, Sea Grapes is a casual eatery serving delicious pizza cooked in its brick-oven.
State Road 187, Kilometer 4.2Rio Grande00745Puerto Rico