Vacation Rentals in Culebra

Vacation Rentals in Culebra

Vacation rentals in Culebra

Stunning rental locations in Culebra

Plan your next trip to the beautiful island of Culebra. This island, town and municipality can be found in Puerto Rico, as well as being part of the Spanish Virgin Islands. The island is situated 17 miles from the mainland of Puerto Rico and just around 10 miles from St. Thomas and Vieques. The island of Culebra is divided into five neighborhoods, or also known as barrios. The main town in Culebra is Culebra Pueblo which is also the administrative center of the island. If you are looking for a quiet place for your vacation in the sun, Culebra is the ideal location. With a population of 1,792 inhabitants, this island is Puerto Rico's least populous municipality. The island also has a rich history and it used to be known as Isla del Pasaje and Isla de San Ildefonso. Nowadays, people also refer to Culebra as Isla Chiquita which means Little Island in Spanish.

Vacation Rentals in Culebra

With the beautiful position in the middle of the sea, this island will make sure that the rental properties will be able to provide you with stunning scenery. Imagine having your morning smoothie while feeling the fresh air breeze. Have a delicious barbecue with friends in your colorful backyard. Go to sleep at night listening to the sound of the waves crashing against the beach. These are some of the opportunities awaiting you in Culebra.

Vacations in Culebra

The area and getting around

Although being a small island, making your journey to Culebra will be quite easy. There are two main ways to get to Culebra from mainland Puerto Rico. The first way is by plane, flying out of the main airport in the capital city of San Juan or from the regional airport in Fajardo. The other way is by boat, you can take a ferry from Fajardo and it will bring you directly to the island. Both locations have connections with the United States of America, while San Juan also has routes to main cities all over the world.

Where to eat in Culebra

You will be able to find plenty of eateries while staying in Culebra. From exotic cuisine, traditional dishes to more casual comfort food, the options are plenty. If you are looking for some delicious and fresh seafood, go to El Eden. This simple restaurant will provide you with some of the freshest seafood on the island. The large menu has items that go from swordfish to skirt steak. For upscale dining check out Restaurant Caracoles. This stunning restaurant will provide you with dishes such as shrimp, deep-fried mahi-mahi, grouper, filet mignon and more.

Travelers and activities

Culebra for outdoor explorers

Being an island located in the middle of the sea, you will be able to find plenty of opportunities to explore the great outdoors. Spend a sunny afternoon surfing and swimming at Flamenco Beach. With soft white sand, crystal clear water, and plenty of amenities such as public bathrooms and picnic tables, this beach is beloved by the locals. If you are interested in exploring the marine life of Culebra, check out Mini Boat Snorkel Safari. You will be able to take a small boat to some of the best snorkeling places on the island and see fish, corals and many more interesting marine creatures.

Culebra for family activities

If you plan to make your vacation in Culebra with your entire family, these activities will be pleasant to do all together. If you want to stay active, join Aquafari. Here you will be able to rent out kayaks or even take a tour guide with you to discover the coasts of the island. Another great place is the Culebra Island Adventure. You will be able to explore the deep sea with a professional instructor that can teach kids of all ages and levels.

Did you know that residents of the island are known as culebrenses?

Top 5 travel tips for Culebra

1.Isla Culebrita

This small island is a part of Culebra’s National Wildlife Refuge. You will be able to reach this island only by water taxi and here you can enjoy six small beaches and an old lighthouse.

2. Tamarindo and Carlos Rosario Beaches

Spend the afternoon diving in the waters or sunbathing at the beach. These beaches both are part of Luis Peña Natural Reserve and are quieter ones too.

3.Museum of History

Learn about the history of the island. The museum is dedicated to the military's presence and control over Culebra, as well as the one of the Taínos. All is documented with ancient artifacts as evidence of their stay.

4.Brava Beach

Another great beach to discover can be found here. This isolated beach is the perfect place if you want to find a less populated beach to relax.

5.Culebra Public Library

Explore the literature of Porto Rico. This library is a stock full of documents and books created by local writers.

FAQs: Vacation Rentals in Culebra

On average, what was the cost for vacation rentals in Culebra last year?

Last year, rentals in Culebra had an annual average cost of around $255 per night.

When are vacation rentals cheaper in Culebra?

If it is your aim to save the maximum during your vacation to Culebra, go there in September ($243 per night on average), February ($244), or November ($250), to find the lowest prices for the whole year.

When are vacation rentals more expensive in Culebra?

Last year, the month that offered the highest average prices in Culebra was May, with an average price of $269 per night. This was followed by June, with an average of $268, and then December, with $261.

Is Culebra a good location for a last-minute getaway?

When going on vacation to Culebra, we recommend you to plan ahead as 74% of rentals are usually booked, according to the data from last year.

What are the best months for a last-minute getaway?

October, September and August are, in order of highest to lowest, the months that have the largest number of properties free, with an average availability of 46%, 39%, and 32%. However, even during these periods of time, when rental availability is the highest, the average is only 39%. So we highly recommend you always book your vacation early Culebra.

During which months is it more difficult to find available vacation rentals?

According to data from last year, the months when it is most difficult to find accommodation in Culebra are, in order, March (with 18% of available rentals), June (18%), and January (19%). During these three months, the availability is very low (18%). It is therefore preferable to book early.

How many vacation rentals are there in Culebra?

We have 70 rentals for you in Culebra, provided by our 2 local and international partners.

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