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Route 995, km 1.5 | HC02 Box 14902, 00765, Puerto Rico
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Puerto Rico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

You know that song well that kinda sums up our experience here. No photos or words can express the feeling of having your own slice of paradise. There're other people staying here but for some reason you feel like you have the place for yourself. Daily they quietly bring you bread, milk, coffee, eggs, fruits and other things so you... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

There's so many wonderful comments to make about Hix House, starting from my first call and speaking with Joann one of the fantastic staff members there who was so helpful that she scheduled our flight from Old San Juan to Vieques. We stayed in Solaris, the views were outstanding! The Loft is spacious and the trade winds made it extremely... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed here for 4 nights and were delighted to get upgraded on arrival. The staff were friendly and helpful. I like that it was very open, you could hear all the wildlife at night, and for us, the mosquito net proved an effective barrier. However, the price we payed for what we got was not matched. The food provided... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff were unhelpful and rude. Do your self a favor and stay somewhere else. There is no food, they say they give you everything you need to make breakfast, but a few eggs, frozen milk, and child sized packages of special k do not make a breakfast.

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Brooklyn, New York
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at Hix Island House during the busy NYE holiday. I would advise people to visit Hix/travel to Vieques during a less busy time to ensure the island is not overburdened by tourists. The facilities at Hix are delightfully minimalist and extremely functional. Having a kitchen within our room that was restocked daily with breakfast essentials was an excellent... More

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Oakland, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

We went to the Hix House twice and loved it. It's the only eco-hotel in Puerto Rico and it's wabi-sabi architecture is amazing. It's about 15 minutes by car from the beach but honestly the grounds are so amazing you sort of forget about the beach! The pool is awesome and there are some great views of the ocean from... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

My husband & I stayed here May3-9 this year to celebrate a long overdue honeymoon after our 16th anniversary. I was leery about the bugs, but willing to try it out for the sake of adventure. We stayed in Solaris 1. This building is the first you see as you drive onto the property & we were on the top... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

Perfect! the only one eco-green hotel in Puerto Rico for a real retreat into the beautiful landscapes of Vieques. Service and accommodation was superb. The beautiful and relaxing green areas, very well maintenance. Less is more, with style... modernism, avant-garde bit at the sane time like a hippie era... I can't wait to repeat!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

This is a slice of heaven on Vieques island. The accommodations are beautifully designed from the lovely integration of outdoor showers in each bathroom to the striking contrast of Minimalist designed concrete edifices to brightly patterned linens.Each room with a breathtaking view of the island. Unlike most hotels one feels at one with nature here. Sarah Rose at the front... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

The architecture is amazing. It has an outdoor feel like you are in nature with all the comforts. We stayed in Solaris 4 (2nd floor) the first night and then switched to Solaris 2 (top floor) the rest of the trip. I loved waking up every morning feeling the breeze from outside and looking past my feet at the sunshine.... More

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Address: Route 995, km 1.5 | HC02 Box 14902, 00765, Puerto Rico
Location: Caribbean > Puerto Rico > Isla de Vieques
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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Also Known As:
Hix Island House Hotel Isla De Vieques
Hix Island Hotel
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Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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Relax, rejuvenate and refresh midst Zen-like architectural elegance at Hix Island House, located in a 13-acre natural refuge. Our spacious lofts feature matchless Caribbean views, open-air private terraces, outdoor showers, Frette linens and luxurious lounging shirts. In-room kitchens are stocked with everything one needs to make breakfast; eggs, cereal, juice, Puerto Rican coffee, fruit, tea, jam and homemade bread. We also showcase one of the Caribbean's most magnificent pools and offer onsite Yoga and massage, daily housekeeping, full concierge and front desk services. ... more   less 
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