‘You’re not dreaming…’
Volcanic outflows, ancient civilizations and lapping tides have all formed the fascinating island of Puerto Rico. Explorers will find a mysterious land overcome with uncharted terrain and striking relics from the lost Taino culture. These wonders are complemented by the elaborate casinos, thumping discos and premier Puerto Rican restaurants that fill the resort areas. Swaying palms border the soft sands and clear waters of Puerto Rico’s beaches. Miles of breathtaking coastline introduce the island and have spawned the useful slogan, ‘You’re not dreaming… you’re in Puerto Rico.’
The story of Puerto Rico is told through the mysterious ruins, ancient structures and astonishing museums that adorn the island. Tour through a 16th century gothic church or visit the stone courts of a forgotten tribe. Centuries of world influence have created an eclectic culture with Indian, Spanish and African heritage. The dynamic background of the Puerto Rican people is seen through the songs, dancing and delicious food that accompany every festival.
Rugged Mountains and White Streams
The volcanic origins of Puerto Rico have created an island rich in tropical flora, rugged mountains and white flowing streams. Repel down rocky cliffs. Climb to towering vistas. Or speed down the flowing rapids of Puerto Rico’s freshwater torrents. Those seeking serene excursions will find inspiration among the scenic trails and botanical gardens that spread between the shores. No matter your location, Puerto Rico’s beautiful terrain is a backdrop that can’t be ignored.
The capital of Puerto Rico is also known as the capital of Caribbean nightlife and entertainment. Fine Puerto Rican meals are followed by sweet sips of Bacardi rum and the unmistakable rhythms of Latin music. Fabulous casinos are a hot spot for nighttime entertainment and feature games such as Blackjack, Roulette and Craps. Visitors will enjoy the live music, bustling bars and nightly entertainment provided by many of the resorts.
Weddings and Romance
From the sand on the shore to the peaks of the mountains, Puerto Rico is an island made for romantic endeavors. Stand barefoot on brilliant white sands and let the setting sun witness your union. Embrace one another under the charms of a 16th century cathedral. Or exchange vows while the blossoming rainforest surrounds you. Many all inclusive resorts in Puerto Rico offer comprehensive wedding packages and expert advise for the flawless implementation of your destination wedding or honeymoon.
A Stirring Display
Puerto Rico is a stirring display of the Caribbean’s untamed wonder and the consoles of island hospitality. The cheerful spirit of Puerto Rico seeps through masterful culinary presentations, delicately prepared rum and distinct Latin dances. Exciting eco-tours and extreme sports are rightfully centered on the mountains, caves, rivers and beaches that span the island. Even a short visit to Puerto Rico will find your tropical intentions fully satisfied and far exceeded.
Destination information is subject to change without prior notice. Travelers are advised to use extreme caution and common sense when venturing out in any foreign destination. While luxury beach destinations can be quite alluring, remember to keep your guard up when approached by locals in any foreign area. We advise guests to attend the resort orientation upon arrival(if provided) and conduct plenty of research prior to arriving at your destination. The information provided on this site is not comprehensive and we advise travelers to utilize the official tourist board site for each resort area, the CDC, travel.state.gov and other official sources for up to date destination information.+
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6 Palms: Exquisite location with the finest collection of services and amenities for the most discerning travelers.
5 Palms: Beautiful location with an impressive collection of luxurious services and amenities.
4 Palms: Beautiful location with deluxe amenities and services.
3 Palms: Well-furnished resort with comfortable amenities and services.
2 Palms: Standard resort amenities and services for budget-minded travelers.
1 Palm: Low quality resort and/or location. All Inclusive Outlet does not sell resorts with a 1 Palm rating.
PLEASE NOTE: The Caribe Hilton resort does NOT offer an all inclusive package. Package inclusions subject to change.
The Caribe Hilton is nestled on 17 acres of oceanfront landscape and stands as one of the most impressive resorts in Puerto Rico. Ideally located between the historic town of San Juan and the thrilling Condado area, this tropical retreat offers a breadth of exciting family amenities. Guestrooms, suites and luxury villas are well appointed and found just footsteps from the many recreations and restaurants at Caribe Hilton. Parents are pleased to discover the stress-relieving therapies at the Olas Spa, and children are just as delighted in the many sports and activities waiting their arrival. The Caribe Hilton has something for everyone and delivers the utmost in a Caribbean family vacation.
Active guests are treated to a variety of recreations at Caribe Hilton. Perfect your serve on the resort’s tennis court, scale the ocean floor with snorkeling gear or dip into the freshwater pool for a relaxing swim. Afterwards, the fully equipped fitness center offers a range of equipment for an invigorating workout.
Dining is a fabulous affair at the Caribe Hilton resort. Guests are treated to masterful presentations of Northern Italian entrees, Pan Asian Latino and fresh seafood under charming atmospheres. Enjoy al fresco dining on the open-air terrace or head to the beach for grilled favorites and breathtaking scenery.
Evenings are gracefully finished in the well-appointed guestrooms at the Caribe Hilton resort. Private balconies afford pristine views of the tropical gardens or Caribbean ocean. Each room features a refreshment center, oversized desk, cable tv, iron/ironing board, safety deposit box and mini bar.
Beginning with a golden shoreline on the rim of Puerto Rico, the Caribe Hilton resort builds a fun and exciting Caribbean vacation for the entire family. Boisterous recreations, sumptuous cuisine and spacious living areas come fully wrapped in the island’s irresistible beauty. Get an instant quote at a discount rate from All Inclusive Outlet and book your trip today!
The Caribe Hilton resort does NOT offer an all inclusive package. Package inclusions subject to change.
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PLEASE NOTE: The El Conquistador Resort is NOT an all-inclusive hotel.
Perched along the northeastern cliffs of the Puerto Rican shoreline, the El Conquistador Resort and Golden Door Spa offers an elegant and exciting Caribbean vacation. Colonial architecture, cobblestone streets and sparkling fountains adorn the resort’s five villages with inimitable charm. More than 900 guestrooms serve as a haven for fine lounging and offer a range of deluxe amenities. Superlative body treatments are found at the Golden Door Spa, and the in-house casino presents some of the island’s best gaming. Bask in the white sands of El Conquistador’s private island, or engage the seascape with a host of water and land sports. The pleasures at the El Conquistador Resort are nearly endless and always culminate into a blissful Caribbean vacation.
Take just a short ferry ride across the Caribbean blue to explore the adventures on El Conquistador’s own private island. The Palomino Island is a 100-acre oasis of palm line beaches, tropical terra firma and a welcoming concierge staff. Horseback riding, scuba diving, sailing and lounging in palm-hung hammocks are of first order. Active guests will find numerous ways to explore the island, and languid travelers will welcome the reclining chairs and beach attendants waiting on the oceanfront.
Golfers will find all their affections captured on the breathtaking fairways of El Conquistador’s own Arthur Hills designed golf course. Daunting hills, strategically placed bunkers and lush greens are set against the striking Puerto Rican landscape and promise a truly inspiring day at the links. Afterwards, delight in the indulgent treatments of the Golden Door Spa. Deep-tissue massages, skin care treatments, early morning Yo-Chi and a variety of salon services are just the beginning to the holistic services at this enticing resort spa.
Sumptuous fare and eclectic menu items are the ingredients to fabulous dining at the El Conquistador Resort. Choose from an impressive collection of 16 onsite restaurants and lounges, each with a distinctive flair and setting. Beautiful island views, fresh seafood, classic French dishes and Caribbean specialties are among the delicacies you’ll savor here. Other options such as light snacks, rich coffee and decadent desserts can also be savored in a range of cafes throughout the resort.
Relish in the comforts of El Conquistador’s finely appointed guestrooms. Astounding views are captured from your private balcony and soothing amenities await in each living area. Take pleasure in uncommon features such as a mini bar, safe, 3 multi-line phones, vanity mirror and spacious bathroom. Lavish suites with plush living rooms, oversized balconies and soft bathrobes are also available for unrivaled opulence.
The El Conquistador Resort is a shining jewel on the white sands of Puerto Rico and offers the utmost for your next great vacation. Get an instant quote at a discount rate from All Inclusive Outlet and book your trip today!
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- PLEASE NOTE: The El San Juan does NOT offer an all inclusive package. Package inclusions subject to change.
Nestled against 15 flourishing acres on the Puerto Rican coast, the El San Juan Hotel and Casino is a deluxe resort with exceptional service and a host of amenities. Lapping tides and mountain vistas are seen from the private balconies of all 382 guestrooms. Colonial style architecture dresses El San Juan in old world charm, and state-of-the-art facilities provide a tapestry of modern pleasures. Cascading pools, an enticing day spa, award-winning restaurants and Puerto Rico's largest casino all contribute to the superiority of the El San Juan Hotel, making it one of the island's finest retreats for families, couples and thrill seeking singles.
After a seaside nap on the soft sands of Puerto Rico's coast, you'll find more than enough adventure in the Isla Vede district of San Juan. The El San Juan Hotel enjoys a spectacular location near the city's most popular attractions, and sightseeing excursions are easily arranged at the front desk. Fine dining, renowned attractions and the hottest nightspots are always around the corner. And just 15 minutes away is the historic city of Old San Juan. Charming sites and ancient landmarks are perfectly blended with shopping centers and entertainment venues in this eclectic town.
Extraordinary outings call for extraordinary cuisine at the El San Juan Hotel. Indulge your taste buds at one of eight award-winning venues that serve the finest flavors from around the globe. Juicy tenderloin steaks, spicy Asian plates, boisterous Mediterranean dishes and old western fare are masterfully presented on seaside terraces and romantic tables. Afterwards, an impressive collection of 15 bars, lounges and nightclubs is waiting with your favorite tropical drinks and an open dance floor.
Excitement, entertainment and unprecedented elegance unite in the 13,000 square foot casino at the El San Juan Hotel. Traditional games such as blackjack, midi baccarat, craps, roulette and poker spread throughout the casino floor, and 336 slot machines accommodate a range of gambling budgets. Casino guests also enjoy a cocktail service and nightly entertainment at this bustling hot spot.
Comfort and luxury weave through every guestroom at the El San Juan Hotel. Expansive balconies absorb the surrounding seascape and unexpected amenities promise absolute pampering. Plush king size beds, entertainment centers, iron/ironing boards, in-room safes, elegant furnishings and a fully stocked mini bar raise the standard for common resort amenities. Additional luxuries such as in-room Jacuzzis, glass enclosed showers and private pools are also available in the resort's lavish suites.
San Juan's irresistible shores, historic beauty and exciting nightlife are fully tapped by the El San Juan Hotel. Exquisite architecture, enticing guestrooms, savory dining and an impressive in-house casino blend into a jubilee of vacation bliss at this coveted Caribbean resort. Treat the ones you love to nothing less than a perfect tropical vacation. Get an instant quote at a discount rate from All Inclusive Outlet and book your trip today!
The El San Juan does not offer an all inclusive package. Package inclusions subject to change.
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Please note that the Gran Melia Puerto Rico is not an all inclusive resort but does offer a Full American Plan that includes 3 meals daily and limited beverages during meal consumption.
The Paradisus Puerto Rico is now the Gran Melia Puerto Rico and no longer offers the all inclusive package. Settled on Puerto Rico’s lavish northeastern shore, the Paradisus Puerto Rico is a haven for elegance and adventure. The beautiful Coco Beach plays host to 500 luxurious suites and opens a world of thrilling water sports, bountiful dining venues and elaborate freshwater facilities. Stunning architecture and meticulous attention to every detail of your vacation makes this, truly, an exceptional resort in Puerto Rico.
While the kids are having a blast at the fun-filled Kid’s Club, you’ll be having your own adventure with Gran Melia Puerto Rico’s full line of water and land sports. Stop by the Activities Center for the daily program of tours, dance classes and more. Non-motorized water sports, three lighted tennis courts and a handful of other recreations promise unending Caribbean excitement.
Worldwide flavors season every day with the delectable cuisine of six restaurants at Gran Melia Puerto Rico. Soak every taste bud in sumptuous arrays of Mexican, Puerto Rican, Italian, Japanese and Mediterranean fare. From romantic seaside tables to mysterious Eastern charms, each restaurant boasts an elegance, class and personality of its own.
A setting sun paves the way for an explosive nightlife at Gran Melia Puerto Rico resort. Three bars pour an eclectic menu of local and international drinks, and the resident amphitheater is filled twice a week for exciting shows. Live music and a variety of performances can be expected nightly at the popular Lobby Bar. And featured above all else is the in-house casino, complete with slot machines, black jack, roulette and no-limit poker.
Fall into the comforts of your luxurious suite at Gran Melia Puerto Rico. Rich mahogany furniture, fresh decor and elegant bedding can be found in every suite. And uncommon amenities such as expansive balconies, mini-bars, in-room safes, separate sitting areas and full sized marble bathrooms secure the superiority of this resort.
Uncompromising luxury and a rewarding coastline make Gran Melia Puerto Rico one the finest resorts in Puerto Rico. From every challenging recreation to every exquisite meal, the pleasures of Paradisus can be felt. Get an instant quote at a wholesale rate from All Inclusive Outlet and book your trip today!
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PLEASE NOTE: The InterContinental San Juan hotel does not offer an all inclusive package. Package inclusions subject to change.
Resting on Puerto Rico’s splendid Isla Verde coast, the InterContinental San Juan Resort, Spa and Casino is a AAA 4-Diamond hotel with superb Caribbean offerings. More than 400 guestrooms lie just footsteps from the Caribbean shore and treat guests to a host of rewarding amenities. The pristine location is less than two miles from the San Juan Airport and 4 miles from downtown San Juan. In-house recreations include live entertainment, gaming at the casino, blissful spa services and a well-equipped fitness center. Three excellent dining venues provide a range of international fare, and two lounges pour your favorite concoctions well into the morning hours. The InterContinental San Juan Resort offers all the pleasures of a Caribbean vacation and stands as one of the finest resorts in Puerto Rico.
Euphoric healing is found at the InterContinental’s 24-hour, Health and Fitness Center. This beachfront facility offers an array of exercise equipment and classes, fitness assessments, personalized training, massage therapy, sauna and steam rooms. When it’s time to cool off, head to the popular outdoor pool for freshwater rejuvenation.
Savor a tapestry of flavors in the enticing restaurants at the InterContinental San Juan Resort. Ruth’s Chris Steakhouse was voted the Best Steakhouse in San Juan and offers succulent delicacies from the grill daily. Traditional Japanese cuisine is presented on teppanyaki tables at the Momoyama. And rich Mediterranean cuisine is enjoyed under an oceanfront setting at the Ciao Mediterranean. These charming venues offer an eclectic blend of the world’s flavors and are sure to satisfy the most varied appetites.
The excellence of the InterContinental San Juan Resort extends into every guestroom and offers spacious living areas with unexpected amenities. Tropical decor accents the furnishings and private balconies open pristine views of the Puerto Rican seascape. Inclusions such as cable tv’s, in-room safes, high speed Internet access and genuine Puerto Rican coffee promise guests the comforts of home.
InterContinental’s breadth of amenities are perfectly wrapped the Caribbean’s surreal coastline, and finely appointed accommodations are just minutes from Puerto Rico’s numerous attractions. The exciting fitness facility and savory dining venues add an extra touch of convenience and keep modern comforts nearby. Get an instant quote at a discount rate from All Inclusive Outlet and book your trip today!
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- The Westin Rio Mar Beach is now the Rio Mar Beach Resort and Spa, a Wyndham Grand Resort.
PLEASE NOTE: The Rio Mar Beach resort does NOT offer an all inclusive package. Package inclusions subject to change.
Capturing 500-acres of Puerto Rico's beachfront property, the Rio Mar Beach Golf Resort and Spa is a spectacular retreat for families and couples. More than 600 lavish guestrooms unlock the treasures of the Caribbean and stand amidst the resort's enticing facilities. Connoisseurs will find satisfaction in the 11 restaurants, lounges and entertainment venues located on-site. Active guests are treated to an endless selection of land and water sports. And languid travelers find their element under the soothing services of the Mandara Spa. For the little ones, the Iguana Club offers a variety of supervised activities, giving mom and dad a chance to relax. The Rio Mar Beach presents the complete tropical vacation, and promises utter satisfaction for your Caribbean getaway.
With two championship golf courses just off resort grounds, the Rio Mar Beach is a golfer's dream come true. The handiwork of legendary designers, Greg Norman and Tom Fazio are instantly seen through the strategically placed bunkers and expansive fairways that grace both courses. For perfecting a different kind of swing, the resort's 13 Har-Tru tennis courts offer professional instruction and a fully equipped pro shop to help you get in the game.
Waiting on the water's edge is an exciting world of exploration with on-site water sports at the Rio Mar Beach resort. Activities such as wave running, parasailing, kayaking and snorkeling are readily available, and the PADI certified dive center offers deep sea exploration. Complimentary beach endeavors include volleyball, kayak racing, merengue lessons and more!
Indulge your taste buds in the fabulous restaurant at the Rio Mar Beach resort. Eclectic menu items are seasoned with the inspiration of Puerto Rico's pristine coastline and lush island scenery. Savor Italian specialties, delight in classic American dishes, enjoy spicy Asian plates and relish in the flavor of perfectly grilled steaks. The overwhelming blend of fine fare and charming atmospheres at the Rio Mar will surely tame the most demanding appetites.
Blissful meals are best followed by blissful body treatments at Rio Mar's newly opened, Mandara Spa. This Balinese-inspired haven for tranquility offers a host of irresistible services to placate both body and mind. Calm your cares under the soothing touch of a Swedish massage. Restore your shine with an invigorating facial. Or discover euphoria with a range of body wraps. The Mandara Spa is surely the escape you've been looking for.
Unmatched elegance and supreme comfort comes standard in every guestroom at the Rio Mar Beach resort. Elegant Italian tile, rich woods and plush fabrics whisper of your absolute pampering. Step onto your furnished balcony for astounding views of the Puerto Rican seascape. Rewarding amenities such as high-speed Internet access, iron/ironing boards, refrigerated mini bars and in-room safes complete the opulence of your stay.
The Rio Mar Beach resort is unyielding in its presentation of excellence and service on the Puerto Rican border. Extravagant facilities, gracious guestrooms, enticing cuisine and ecstatic spa services come astoundingly wrapped in the Caribbean's signature scenery. Explore the premier gateway to Puerto Rico's pleasures at the Rio Mar Beach resort. Get an instant quote at a discount rate from All Inclusive Outlet and reserve your vacation today!
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Puerto Rico is considered a United States territory and does not require a passport for travel. However, All Inclusive Outlet recommends the use of a passport for US Citizens traveling to this area. A change of intinerary/destination due to unforeseen circumstances or a disruption in the airline schedule may result in travel to areas that require a passport.
All travelers between the U.S. and the Caribbean are required to carry passports beginning January 1, 2007 as mandated by the United States Department of Homeland Security and the Western Hemisphere Travel Initiative. We encourage you to begin the passport application process early to avoid unexpected delays. Travelers should allow a minimum of six weeks between their application submission and receipt of passport. Passports may be expedited for an additional charge.
Visas are not required for US passport holders. Visitors are required to purchase a $10 (U.S.) Tourist Card for each member of their party before entering the immigration line. This card is payable in cash only, traveler’s checks and credit cards are not accepted.
Vaccinations are not required unless arriving from, or traveling through, a country with a formally declared health epidemic. Please visit www.cdc.gov for the most current traveler's health information.
What to Wear
Light shirts and shorts are best suited for the warm year-round weather. Some restaurants may require jackets for men and dresses for ladies. Resorts typically require a collared shirt and long pants for men and island casual for ladies when dining in the evening.
Currency and Banks
Puerto Rico is a commonwealth of the U.S. and as such uses the U.S. dollar. Puerto Ricans often refer to the dollar as a “peso.” Banks are located throughout the developed regions and are open from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Driving is done on the right side of the road and all vehicle laws are identical to those in the U.S.
Puerto Rico boasts a digital telephone system, high-speed Internet capabilities, cellular telephone service, radio broadcast communications and all 4 major U.S. television networks.
The electricity in Puerto Rico follows the U.S. standard of 110 Volts/60 Hertz.
The water in Puerto Rico is safe to drink.
The main airport in Puerto Rico is the Luis Munoz Marin International Airport (SJU) and is located just outside of San Juan.
The importation of animals is prohibited without an Import Permit, corresponding health documents and proper notification of the Government Veterinary Officer.
The geography of Puerto Rico is a dramatic mixture of peaks, rivers, valleys and expansive beaches. Its formation from volcanic activity explains the rich vegetation and rugged mountains that span from coast to coast. White streams carve through the slopes and jungles, cascading down waterfalls and opening into the warm Caribbean waters. Sands ranging from white to black host these waters and descend into an elaborate marine habitat of coral reefs and tropical fish. Puerto Rico’s ecology is without fail, the centerpiece of traveler’s affections.
Puerto Rico enjoys an annual average temperature of 80 degrees Fahrenheit.
Puerto Rico is a member of the commonwealth of the United States and is led by an elected governor.
Puerto Rico, meaning “Rich Port,” has been a coveted island since it was first inhabited in 4500 B.C. These mysterious people dominated the island until their replacement by the Taino Indians in 800 A.D. It wasn’t until Columbus’ famous 1493 voyage that European contact was made. Flourishing coffee plantations and slaves from Africa contributed to the success of this now Spanish colony. In 1898, Puerto Rico officially joined the United States as a result of the Treaty of Paris, paving the way for a blossoming tourism industry. Old forts, mid-century churches and ancient courtyards still stand as a modern testament to Puerto Rico’s history.
The most exuberant display of Puerto Rican culture is found in the Le Lo Lai Festival. This is a great way to see Puerto Rico’s history of Taino, African and Spanish influence in its finest harmony. Native music, colorful dresses and traditional dances clash several times a year at this all-encompassing celebration. Even during the “off-season” of this festival, the spirit of Le Lo Lai can be seen every night through the delicious dishes and cheerful faces of the Puerto Rican people.
Puerto Rico is on Atlantic Standard Time (AST) which is just one hour later than Eastern Standard Time (EST) and four hours earlier than Greenwich Mean Time (GMT). Puerto Rico does not observe Daylight Savings Time.
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Miles of pristine coastline dressed in sands of every color invite beach lovers and romantics to Puerto Rico’s most popular attraction. From the white dunes of Isabela to the black shores of Punta Santiago, swaying palms and crystalline waters seem to stretch endlessly. Some offer gentle trade winds for quiet strolls and sunbathing while others boast stronger gusts for big waves and water sports. No matter your beach aspirations, you’ll find them satisfied on the shores of Puerto Rico.
Puerto Rican cuisine is called Criolla, and is a blissful blend of Taino, Spanish and African flavors. Rice-based dishes topped with savory chicken and fresh seafood make the native fare a specialty among tourists. These traditional meals are mingled with other venues that serve entrees from around the world. Most resorts offer in-house specialties and are found within Puerto Rico’s culinary hot spots.
Rugged mountains, rushing rivers and tropical terrain challenge the most daring explorers to engage the untamed side of Puerto Rico. Shoot the rapids of the Tanama River. Rappel down cascading waterfalls. Or discover the secrets of Puerto Rico’s hidden wonder, Mona Island. Four-wheel vehicles, horseback tours and private charters provide multiple ways to absorb the treasures of Puerto Rico.
Sports and Recreations
Continuous tropical weather and an endless coastline set the stage for Puerto Rico’s thrilling sports and recreations. Traverse the fairways of championship golf courses that bear the design work of pros such as Robert Trent Jones, Jack Nicklaus and Greg Norman. Puerto Rico boasts more than 20 breathtaking courses that will challenge and inspire players of every level. The translucent waves bordering the terrain are equally immersive and welcome elite and amateur water enthusiasts. World-renowned deep-sea fishing and exotic scuba diving make Puerto Rico a haven for maritime adventure.
The spirit of Puerto Rico’s wild terrain is somehow adopted into the electric nightlife of its cities and resort areas. Young and old, citizens and sightseers, crowd into the local hot spots for a night of dancing, lounging and high rolling. Lively resorts offer nightly entertainment and are often surrounded by Puerto Rico’s clubs, bars and fine casinos. Extreme caution should be taken when venturing out for nightlife in any foreign country. Resort hotels feature their own entertainment venues.
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Considered by some to be the pinnacle of romantic destinations, Puerto Rico is a sanctuary for those seeking a surreal wedding or honeymoon getaway. Inspiring mountains and tropical flora descend into smooth beaches and clear waters, presenting limitless options for your ceremony. Puerto Rico’s dramatic landscape is also sprinkled with ancient cathedrals and old edifices for a genuinely unique wedding. Fully-inclusive resort packages and local specialists can help plan your special event and even give some tips for fabulous wedding locations.
- Original Passport
- For non-U.S. citizens, a declaration certifying a single status must be sworn before a Notary Public or other authorized personnel. This declaration must accompany the application.
- Proof of Status- If divorced, proof of Decree Absolute is required. If a Widow/Widower, the Death Certificate with a raised seal must be presented before the marriage license is granted.
- Medical certificate from a physician in Puerto Rico certifying a VDRL blood test.
- A doctor in Puerto Rico must sign the marriage license after examining the bride and groom.
- The Marriage License Bureau must authenticate all documents.
- The bride and groom must appear at the City Court office to purchase a marriage license.
- Those under the age of between the ages of 16 and 17 must have the consent of parents or legal guardians to marry.
- A blood test is required.
- Divorces must be finalized in the country or state granted.
- The Marriage License Bureau must authenticate all documents.
- The Judicial Center offers free ceremonies. Private or hotel ceremonies average around $150-$350 (U.S.) and can be set up by your hotel.
- For verification of current fees, the telephone number is (787)-728-7980.
Marriage license papers can be requested in writing from the Department of Health, Demographic Registry Office, Box 11854, Fernandez Juncos Station, Santurce, PR 00910 or by calling (787)-728-7980.
The time needed to complete the license requirements is around 2 months. Early preparation is recommended.
Wedding requirements are subject to change without prior notice.