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Flying into Puerto Rico: see tip at bottom of page re: flights, etc.
Roundtrip flights from the East Coast often range between $250 to $350
Fly into San Juan* on
or into Aguadilla or Ponce (closer to Maravilla) on
From the Midwest, AirTran seems to offer good deals.
Other airlines include:
Delta, Continental, USAir, Jetblue.
*there is a shuttle flight on CapeAir from San Juan to Mayaguez, which is only a half hour from us. Cost is about $80/pp/ow. The flight takes 30 minutes.
Best type of car to rent: A vehicle with higher clearance is ideal. However, any car will do. Four by four is not necessary.
We believe that the best deals are offered by Payless and by Charliecars, but many major and local agencies are available at airports, such as Hertz and Avis.
Driving time to Maravilla:
From San Juan - 2 1/2 hours, allow 3-4 hours
From Aguadilla or Ponce - 1 1/4 hours average
From Mayaguez - 1/2 hour to mountains or 12 min. To Beach House.
No Passport Required from the US!
We may be able to pick you up from Aguadilla or Ponce, or even from San Juan. There will be a charge for this service. Please ask.
Publicos are large comfortable vans which provide transportation
across the island, from town to town and points between. They will pick you up at an airport, for example and drop you off at a bus depot or shopping center, etc.
Call the Sultana Line at 787-765-9377, 787-767-5205 or 787-832-1041. They will generally want you to call them from the airport after your arrival. The fee from SJ to Mayaguez is about $30 per person.
See map below
*tip: Before you call or write - Be sure to check our basic rates on Accommodations and All-Inclusive pages, so that you will get an idea about pricing before contacting us. We often will have specials or will work with you to put together a package. Pricing starts with basic rates, then discounts may be applied, depending on time of year and other factors.
Also, we suggest that you get a basic idea of airline prices and availability. However, we can help you find the best deals, so, if you haven't found what you're looking for, ask us.
Remember, we will work with you to create a vacation offering a variety of options to suit you and your budget.