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Palomino Island

1000 El Conquistador Plz Ctr, Las Croabas, Fajardo 00976-6448, Puerto Rico
+1 787-863-1000
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Fun Relaxing trip

This island is a great way to relax and enjoy an entire day. It has everything you need to make... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Brad K
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Waterloo
True Caribbean Relaxation

This is a 100 acre Island just off the coast from the famed El Conquistador Hotel Resort. The... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Masonsvacation
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San Juan, Puerto Rico
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A private island where Wyndham El Conquistador guests are often ferried for more water activities.
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“el conquistador” (107 reviews)
“jet ski” (25 reviews)
“great beach” (21 reviews)
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1000 El Conquistador Plz Ctr, Las Croabas, Fajardo 00976-6448, Puerto Rico
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This island is a great way to relax and enjoy an entire day. It has everything you need to make your day fun.

Thank Brad K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a 100 acre Island just off the coast from the famed El Conquistador Hotel Resort. The resort has a long term lease on the Island for Hotel Guests and visitors. They offer free Ferry rides to and from the Island every half hour...More

Thank Masonsvacation
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a beautiful small island. They filmed some of pirates of the Caribbean here so you can imagine how beautiful it is.

Thank Raul D
Reviewed September 30, 2017

Its an island and this beach pertains to El Conquistador Resort its very nice the water is so clean and the blue hues stand out amazingly.It was a boring I love to have drinks by the ocean listening to music however there not one sound...More

Thank chulis18
Reviewed September 14, 2017

Good for a day or two, ferry to the Island nice and the beach is beautiful, bar and staff very nice,

Thank Yanksfans
Reviewed September 12, 2017

This is the island use by El Conquistador Hotel to take guests, since the main (actual) hotel does not have a beach on-site in Fajardo. The restaurant has a limited menu, but every item is perfectly selected and cooked to perfection. The bar waitresses and...More

Thank RRYanko
Reviewed September 11, 2017

We loved visiting this island and did so for 3 days end of Feb/begin March. Each day we did a different activity ... however keep in mind you are a captive visitor so rental prices are high. On the same note, since there is only...More

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Reviewed September 1, 2017 via mobile

Where do I begin, it was an experience of a lifetime water so clear , private island , that also has jet skies, horse back riding , things for kids and also adult fun with liquor , something everyone should experience , must stay at...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed August 30, 2017 via mobile

Water is so clear! You have to be a guest at the El Conquistador, A Waldorf Astoria Resort to access the Island. They have two ferries that goes to the Island every 30mins or every hour depending on the day of the week. There's many...More

2  Thank elohos
Reviewed August 29, 2017

I loved visiting this island. The rental equipment is expensive so just be prepared for that if you plan on renting anything. The Pina Colada's are delicious and the Bartender is very friendly and delightful. The rocks and coral in the Ocean are pretty sharp...More

Thank Tami B
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Sharon R
November 9, 2017|
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Response from Raul D | Reviewed this property |
Conquistador had to shut down after the hurricane
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NailgirlRoz
November 9, 2017|
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Response from chulis18 | Reviewed this property |
I don't have information about the current status of El Conquistador, however I advise you call the hotel and inquire info.Also be mindful Palomino may not be restored because is a small island separate from El Conquistador... More
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Krystal P
August 30, 2017|
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Response from Michael S | Reviewed this property |
Unless you have your own boat it is for guests
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