Destination guide

Travel to beautiful Cabo Rojo

The beaches and gardens create a pretty picture of Cabo Rojo. This scenic and relaxing city entices travelers with its bird watching and restaurants. Playa Sucia and Cabo Rojo Lighthouse are just a couple of the must-sees. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Sightseeing in and around Cabo Rojo

Do you want to discover attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Cabo Rojo a fun place to get away. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Club Deportivo Del Oeste (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Mayaguez Zoo (9 mi / 14.5 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Cabo Rojo

If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your vacation, August, July, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 91°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Cabo Rojo

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Cabo Rojo is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Playa Sucia (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
  • Isla de Ratones (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Buye Beach (4.4 mi / 7 km)
  • Balneario Boqueron (5 mi / 8 km)
  • Refugio Nacional Cabo Rojo (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
  • Cabo Rojo National Wildlife Refuge (8 mi / 12.9 km)

Transportation to and around Cabo Rojo

The nearest airport is in Mayaguez (MAZ-Eugenio Maria de Hostos), located 11.5 mi (18.5 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Aguadilla (BQN-Rafael Hernandez), which is 28.3 mi (45.5 km) away.

Where to stay around Cabo Rojo?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 183 holiday lettings near Cabo Rojo. From 34 Houses to 13 Villas, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Cabo Rojo for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Cabo Rojo?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Cabo Rojo. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Boquerón: 150 holiday homes
  • Llanos Costa: 175 holiday homes
  • Miradero: 186 holiday homes
  • Pedernales: 201 holiday homes
  • Guanajibo: 178 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Cabo Rojo! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Cabo Rojo?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Cabo Rojo with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Boquerón: 150 holiday lettings
  • Llanos Costa: 175 holiday lettings
  • Miradero: 186 holiday lettings
  • Pedernales: 201 holiday lettings
  • Guanajibo: 178 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Cabo Rojo?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Cabo Rojo. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Cabo Rojo National Wildlife Refuge: 202 holiday rentals
  • Cabo Rojo Lighthouse: 203 holiday rentals
  • Combate Beach: 205 holiday rentals
  • Buye Beach: 266 holiday rentals
  • Playa Sucia: 199 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Cabo Rojo listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.