Puerto Rico Travel Guide Travel Guide

Anthony tries to reinvent the Caribe Playa Beach Resort in Puerto Rico. Can he turn this struggling hotel, with trash-littered beaches, a chaotic front desk and an unfit GM, into a world-class resort?


Activities
Carite Forest Reserve / Charco Azul
Located in the Carite Forest Reserve, the Charco Azul or “blue pond” is one of Puerto Rico’s most famous natural swimming pools, measuring 30-40 feet across and about 15 feet deep.
  • Carite Forest Reserve, 00736, Puerto Rico
  • Cayey, 736 Puerto Rico

Carite Forest Reserve / Charco Azul

Located in the Carite Forest Reserve, the Charco Azul or “blue pond” is one of Puerto Rico’s most famous natural swimming pools, measuring 30-40 feet across and about 15 feet deep.
Carite Forest Reserve, 00736, Puerto Rico Cayey, Puerto Rico
El Yunque National Forest
Located about 2 hours from Patillas, El Yunque -- the only tropical rainforest in the U.S. National Forest System -- offers nature walks for first timers and difficult climbs for seasoned hikers.

El Yunque National Forest

Located about 2 hours from Patillas, El Yunque -- the only tropical rainforest in the U.S. National Forest System -- offers nature walks for first timers and difficult climbs for seasoned hikers.
Río Grande 00745 , Puerto Rico
Eco Journey Adventures
Eco Journey Adventures offers different types of aquatic excursions that focus on ecotourism. Excursions include kayaking, fishing, boat trips, snorkeling and paddle boarding.
  • Urb. Santa Isidra 3
  • Fajardo, Puerto Rico

Eco Journey Adventures

Eco Journey Adventures offers different types of aquatic excursions that focus on ecotourism. Excursions include kayaking, fishing, boat trips, snorkeling and paddle boarding.
Urb. Santa Isidra 3 Fajardo, Puerto Rico
Phone: 787-206-0290
La Laguna Grande
La Laguna Grande in Fajardo is 1 of 3 beautiful bioluminescent bays in Puerto Rico. Bio bays are bodies of water that contain millions of microorganisms that glow in the dark when agitated. The bio bays are best viewed on warm nights.
  • Puerto Rico 00738
  • Fajardo, Puerto Rico

La Laguna Grande

La Laguna Grande in Fajardo is 1 of 3 beautiful bioluminescent bays in Puerto Rico. Bio bays are bodies of water that contain millions of microorganisms that glow in the dark when agitated. The bio bays are best viewed on warm nights.
Puerto Rico 00738 Fajardo, Puerto Rico

Hotels
Caribe Playa Beach Resort
After being reinvented by Anthony, the Caribe Playa is back to being the hidden gem of Puerto Rico. Located right on the ocean, the Caribe Playa offers beachfront rooms just steps away from the sand and plenty of hammocks for relaxing by the water.
  • Road 3, Km. 112.1
  • Patillas, Patillas 723 Puerto Rico

Caribe Playa Beach Resort

After being reinvented by Anthony, the Caribe Playa is back to being the hidden gem of Puerto Rico. Located right on the ocean, the Caribe Playa offers beachfront rooms just steps away from the sand and plenty of hammocks for relaxing by the water.
Road 3, Km. 112.1 Patillas, Patillas, Puerto Rico
Phone: 787-839-6339

Restaurants & Bars
Musafa
Traditional Puerto Rican cuisine, such as mofongo, seafood rice dishes, tostones and maduros are served at this local Patillas restaurant, located right on the water.
  • Puerto Rico 3
  • Maunabo, 707 Puerto Rico

Musafa

Traditional Puerto Rican cuisine, such as mofongo, seafood rice dishes, tostones and maduros are served at this local Patillas restaurant, located right on the water.
Puerto Rico 3 Maunabo, Puerto Rico
Phone: 787-839-5428
Cafe Del Mar
This beautiful beachfront restaurant offers good food with traditional Puerto Rican fare and great views.
  • Puerto Rico 3
  • Patillas, Puerto Rico

Cafe Del Mar

This beautiful beachfront restaurant offers good food with traditional Puerto Rican fare and great views.
Puerto Rico 3 Patillas, Puerto Rico

Transportation
Patillas Airport
A public airport located 1 mile south of the central business district of Patillas, PR.
  • Patillas, 00723, *Puerto Rico
  • Patillas, Puerto Rico

Patillas Airport

A public airport located 1 mile south of the central business district of Patillas, PR.
Patillas, 00723, *Puerto Rico Patillas, Puerto Rico
View Full TV Schedule

On TV

Hotel Showdown

Diamond Diva & The Love Box

8am | 7c

101 Sand n' Surf Hotspots

Ultimate Edens

9am | 8c

101 Sand n' Surf Hotspots

Wild Escapes

9:30amam | 8:30amc

101 Sand n' Surf Hotspots

Hidden Havens

10am | 9c

101 Sand n' Surf Hotspots

Daring Destinations

10:30amam | 9:30amc

101 Sand n' Surf Hotspots

Never Never Lands

11:30amam | 10:30amc

Mysteries at the Castle

Green Lady, Count of Monte Cristo, Robin Hood

12pm | 11c

Mysteries at the Castle

The Real Beauty and the Beast, Birdman of Scotland, Master of Disguise

1pm | 12c

Mysteries at the Castle

Making of an Artist, Secret Sonar, Fairy Flag

2pm | 1c

Mysteries at the Monument

Superman vs. the KKK, Who killed Huey Long?, Marches To Montgomery

3pm | 2c

Mysteries at the Monument

The Reanimator, Florida Three Toes, The Man Who Invented Martians

4pm | 3c

Mysteries at the Museum

Italian UFO, Doomsday Survivor, Birth of Geocaching

7pm | 6c

Mysteries at the Museum

Skull in the Ashes, Nazi Art Hoax, Hunger Strike

10pm | 9c

Mysteries at the Museum

Skull in the Ashes, Nazi Art Hoax, Hunger Strike

1am | 12c

The Hot List

Explore America’s most stunning scenery.
Join the conversation on Social Media!
Stay updated on the latest travel tips and trends.
Follow Us Everywhere

Join the party! Don't miss Travel Channel in your favorite social media feeds.