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If you need last minute directions, contact our Concierge at the number provided upon reserving.
Our Concierge can also arrange Airport Ground Transportation, Car Rental Delivery, Local Taxi Service, as well as Excursions and Tours.
Getting to Amapola House:
Directions from San Juan Airport (SJU):
Follow signs to Highway 26 (San Juan) upon exiting the airport.
DO NOT GO OVER MOSCOSO BRIDGE.
Take Autopista (toll road) 22 (Bayamon).
You will follow #22 until Arecibo and pay several tolls (about $4.75)
Once in Arecibo, #22 turns into #2 – stay left.
Follow #2 to Aguadilla (about 30 min.).
In Aguadilla you will pass a baseball stadium on the left.
Stay on #2 until you reach #417 (there is an overhead crosswalk with a traffic light - so you can’t miss it!).
Make a right on #417 and go 1.6 miles to the traffic light (cemetery is on your right).
At the cemetery several roads merge.
Take Avenida Nativo Alers (the sign is in the middle of the fork - take the left road downhill).
You are now on the bypass around Aguada.
Go 1.5 miles, following the road right and turn left when the road ends at #115.
Take #115 approximately 4 miles to Rincon.
On the right will be #413 (Bo. Puntas – El Faro sign), take that 1.5 miles.
Take a right on the road immediately after the old Speedway Gas Station.
Follow the road to the bottom of the hill where it goes left, drive about 1/2 mile past Mango Beach Shop and take the 3rd left.
Just 20 seconds ahead make a right, then a quick left.
Go up the hill for 1.5 minutes and you will see the yellow house on you right: Amapola House.
Directions From Aguadilla Airport (BQN):
Make a left out of airport parking and another left at the stop sign onto #107.
By the fourth light you need to be in the right lane and enter #2 South.
Stay on #2 and follow directions above making a right on #417.
For Turn-by-Turn Directions to Amapola House from Pools Beach with pictures, click here.
Sandy Beach, Pools, Antonio's, Spanish Wall and Parking Lots beaches are 0.4 of a mile away, 2 minutes by car and 10 minutes by walking. All other beaches are within a four-mile radius, about 15 minutes by car.
Driving Distance to Typical Places:
Dive Shop: 10 minutes.
Sailboat Tours: 10 minutes.
Supermarket & Nature Foods: 10 minutes
Hotel Wedding Ballrooms: 15 to 20 minutes.
Towns & Cities:
Rincon is located 3.5 miles from Amapola House, a 10 minute drive. Aguadilla is 11.5 miles away, 35 minutes by car. Mayaguez is located 17 miles away, 35 minutes by car.
Rafael Hernández International Airport (BQN) is located about forty minutes from Amapola House and is served by the following airlines:
Jet Blue: 800-538-2583 or 787-890-1460, JetBlue.com.
Continental: 800-231-0856 or 787-890-2915, Continental.com.
Spirit Air: 800-772-7117, SpiritAir.com.
Luis Muñoz Marín International Airport in San Juan (SJU) is about a two and a half hour drive from Amapola House. Most major airlines fly there.
Hertz: 800-654-3131, Hertz.com
Avis: 800-698-5685, Avis.com
Is Rincon, Puerto Rico safe for tourists? Rincon Puerto Rico is quite safe for tourists, with public safety statistics that show one of the lowest crime rates in the Caribbean. Safety at Rincon Puerto Rico beaches, hotels, vacation rentals, inns, guest houses, condos and apartments is very good. Amapola House is well-protected by modern security systems, including a sophisticated alarm system and motion-detecting exterior cameras, mostly due to the fact that it is sometimes vacant for extended periods during the low season.