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Dorado Beach, a Ritz-Carlton Reserve is conveniently located 35 minutes from San Juan’s main airport, Luis Muñoz Marín Airport, as well as 30 minutes from Isla Grande Airport.

Driving Directions

From Luis Muñoz Marín Airport

  1. Exit airport on the right hand side on #26 West (Oeste).
  2. Continue on #26 West (Oeste) straight ahead for 3 miles.
  3. Exit right towards town of Bayamón, through the Minillas tunnel. The two righthand lanes both exit.
  4. After exiting the tunnel, stay in center lane. In about one mile, stay right as the highway divides. Follow signs towards Bayamon, highway #22 West (Oeste).
  5. Stay in the center lane again. In about two miles, the highway divides again. Stay to the right, following #22 West towards Arecibo.
  6. Go straight for about ten miles.
  7. After the toll make a right at the third exit which will be “Salida 24”.
  8. Stay to the right as you exit, and proceed through the roundabout, heading left (north) onto route #693 North (Norte), which will become route #6693.
  9. Keep straight ahead for about 2-3 miles. Look for sign saying Bo San Antonio / 696, and get in left lane and turn left on 696, just in front of the Dolphin fountain.
  10. Go straight about ¼ mile and the take first right at Jose Efron Avenue.
  11. Go up Jose Efron Avenue ¼ mile to the end. At the stop light make a left. You will go under a bridge, and then you will pass the Dorado Beach East entrance on your right.

From Isla Grande Airport

  1. Head east (about 3 minutes)- approximately 1.5 km
  2. Turn Left onto Calle Billian -approximately 140 meters
  3. Turn right onto Puerto Rico Highway 19 (PR 16) - approximately 350 meters
  4. Continue onto Calle Villa Verde - approximately 210 meters
  5. Follow the road and continue onto Calle Marginal- approximately 1.1 km
  6. Take the ramp onto Carreterra Miliar/Puerto Rico 2 West
  7. Continue onto Puerto Rico 2 West - approximately 3.7 km
  8. Take the ramp onto Interstate PR2 (about 12 minutes) approximately 18.4 km
  9. Slight right toward PR-693 - approximately 200 meters
  10. Turn Left onto PR-693 (about 2 minutes) - approximately 1.6 km
  11. Turn Left onto PR – 695 (about 3 minutes)-approximately 2.1 km
  12. Turn right onto PR 696 (about 3 minutes) - approximately 2.1 km
  13. Turn left – go 100 meters
  14. Slight right (about 2 minutes) approximately 1.3 km
  15. At the traffic circle take the 3rd exit (about 1 minute) – approximately 450 meters
  16. Slight Left and you have reached your destination.


Your Dorado Beach, a Ritz-Carlton Reserve experience begins as you land. Travel in luxury as you make your way through Puerto Rico’s Northern coast and to Dorado Beach’s verdant backdrop, a nod to the hotel’s storied past.  Whether you prefer a chauffeured drive with views of the lush landscape or a self-drive should you want to carve your own adventure, we are pleased to accommodate your specific needs.

First Class is the preferred and recommended provider of transportation services for groups and individual travelers. To make transportation arrangements, please dial (787) 626-1100.