Las Casitas Resort Offers Supreme Casitas
Las Casitas Resort is located on the northeastern tip of Puerto Rico, within easy reach of all the conveniences and attractions of Fajardo and the scenic Las Croabas lagoon. Consisting of one, two and three bedroom, fully equipped and serviced casitas (Spanish for cottages), Las Casitas Resort combines supreme comfort with an exotic setting and sweeping ocean views, resulting in an ideal Puerto Rican holiday destination.
Each of the 157 casitas provide luxurious living, with superbly decorated interiors and terraces offering ocean or garden views. Facilities include separate living rooms, fully stocked kitchens and 24/7 room service, along with all the extras that one would expect in a world-class resort. Amenities available to guests at Las Casitas Resort include high-speed internet access in all casitas, as well as in meeting areas; the Golden Door Spa which specializes in the use of local herbs and plants for a range of rejuvenating facial and body treatments; the 18-hole Arthur Hills Golf Course; a 100-acre private island; a fitness center; the Casino at El Conquistador Resort; four floodlit tennis courts; a whirlpool, Jacuzzi and sauna; a choice of 23 restaurants and lounges serving a variety of international and local cuisine; and 24/7 concierge service. Business people have the convenience of 45 meeting rooms that can be adjusted to accommodate from 10 up to more than 2,000 people.
Water activities feature high on the list of things to do when staying at Las Casitas Resort. Sailing, snorkeling, wind-surfing kayaking, scuba diving, pedal boating and jet skiing are some of the ways to enjoy the warm ocean waters. Swimming in the beautiful Atlantic Ocean, or one of the eight outdoor resort pools, is an enjoyable way to spend a few leisurely hours while perfecting your tan. Spend a day exploring nature trails, or go horseback riding along the picturesque trail on Palomino Island. The Water Park at Las Casitas Resort includes a series of adrenaline-pumping water slides, a kiddie’s pool, rope bridge, jungle river (complete with fog), restrooms and refreshment kiosks.
The selection of fine dining restaurants, casual cafés, bars and lounges available to guests ensure that there is always something new to tantalize the taste-buds. The Golden Door Spa offers the ultimate in indulgence with a range of treatments designed to restore body and soul. Start with a Japanese bath under a waterfall shower, followed by the treatment of your choice in the privacy of one of the 25 treatment rooms.
Clearly, Las Casitas Resort has all the elements for an unforgettable vacation in fascinating Puerto Rico.
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The casitas are set in landscaped gardens, just a short stroll from the beach. The property is close to shops, cafes and restaurants, and is just 10 minutes drive to Punta Santa Fe.
You’ll never run out of things to do when staying at Puerto Rico Las Casitas Resort. The Las Casitas Resorts features pools, tennis courts, poolside bars and an outdoor patio. It has a two-story glass-walled entrance leading to the complex and a private plaza off the sidewalk.
Take a morning hike to any of the nearby trailheads and enjoy the serenity of the surrounding landscape. More adventurous travelers can try out the zip line at the hotel’s outdoor play area, Splash Zone. If you’re an adrenaline junkie, sign up for the “Superman” — described as the most powerful zip line in the state. The thrilling ride departs at sunset and takes about 10 minutes. To break up the day, relax in the lobby while enjoying free wi-fi or head up to the third floor to the rooftop pool and hot tub. Pets are welcome in the hotel, so bring your fur baby along for the adventure.
You can also while away the afternoon with a game of tennis. The on-site tennis courts have ample space for the entire family to enjoy. A court membership is available for $2,000 a year. Once the sun sets, discover Las Casitas’s world-class range of restaurants. Every dish at Danzas de los Diamantes is made to order and features fresh Puerto Rican and Southwestern-inspired cuisine. Its other locations, Capri Italian restaurant and Andrea’s, an Italian deli, are also a must-visit.
Very near the Las Casitas Beach Resort is the Golden Nugget, one of the largest casino in Puerto Rico at 18 stories. It also includes the highest slot machine. Like Las Casitas, the casino also offers a 24-hour concierge service. The casino is also the first location in Puerto Rico to offer 24-hour concierge services for VIP guests, and other amenities designed to help guests relax and unwind.
The hotel was designed by Gensler, but the design of the casino and the hotel itself has been designed by local architect and consultant, Dave Roya. The casino offers guests the opportunity to enjoy dining at the restaurant at the hotel’s hotel and restaurant restaurants. Additionally, Las Casitas has an indoor/outdoor fitness center; and a private cabana with a sauna and fireplace, both available to guest guests in one of every three rooms. The hotel was recently named one of the “Best in Puerto Rico” by many magazines. It was also named “Best Vacation Resort” in Puerto Rico by several newspapers, and among the best in all of the Caribbean by U.S. News and World Report in 2004 and 2005. One reporter described the resort as a “paradise at the beach.”