Copamarina Beach Resort (Carr. 333, km 6.5, 787/821-0505 or 800/468-4553, fax 787/821-0070, info [at] copamarina [dot] com, www.copamarina.com, $235–285 s/d, $400 suite, $1,000 villa, plus 9 percent tax and 7 percent resort fees) is a secluded full-service luxury resort featuring large comfortable rooms appointed with lovely, thick pine furniture, Dutch doors, and plantation windows that look out over the water. There is an excellent white-linen restaurant, Alexandra’s, serving seafood and Puerto Rican cuisine, as well as a casual waterside eatery and bar, Las Palmas.
The beautifully landscaped beachfront grounds feature two pools, two children’s pools, two whirlpool baths, lighted tennis courts, and a lovely white-sand beach with a pier and a small boat dock. Other amenities include a spa and a fitness room. Sea Ventures Dive Copamarina is an on-site snorkeling and dive operator, which also offers water taxi service taking guests to nearby Gilligan’s Island. All-inclusive packages are available starting at $398 a night.
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