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Date Night in Dorado

They say Spanish is one of the most romantic languages one could know, so it is no wonder that Valentine’s Day is one of the most celebrated holidays on the island.  Read more

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An Action Packed January Is What You Need in 2019!

Happy New Year! We are welcoming 2019 with open arms in hopes that it brings of lots of good fortune and adventure. If there is one thing we love in Puerto Rico it is most definitely exploring and trying new things. A few ways that you can put a twis Read more


What's More Important than Christmas in Puerto Rico?

There is nothing truly like celebrating the holiday season in the islands. One of the most important holidays for Puerto Ricans in December is Christmas but following that is Three Kings Day. Three Kings Day is often overlooked by other cultures and Read more

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The Best of Bacardi in Puerto Rico

Puerto Rico is a country bursting at the seams with rich culture, delicious food, and even better cocktails! Read more


LUSCA Offers Up the Best Indie Movies in Puerto Rico

As we dive into the month of October we begin to get ready for all the festive holidays that are quickly approaching. Read more


Try this Trio of Desserts in Dorado

Eating like a local is a must when visiting our perfect little piece of paradise. Did you know that Puerto Rican cuisine is one of a kind? Read more


Play a Round of Golf

Golfing and Dorado go hand-in-hand. Dating back to the opening of Laurence Rockefeller’s Dorado Beach Resort, golfers have been swinging amongst the stunning tropical scenery since 1958.  Read more

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A Garden Fit For A Princess

If you find yourself strolling through the charming cobble-stoned streets of Old San Juan, head towards the mysterious and beautiful “Jardin de la Princesa." Nestled at the end of Paseo de la Princessa, the luscious green oasis was protected behind closed gates until 2014 when the city opened it to the public. The garden is filled with stunning flowers, trees, plants, fountains, and old bronze and cement statues. Read more

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Why Snorkeling is the Best Family Activity For Your Vacation

Let’s put it simply when you are here, you feel it. Each year families escape to Dorado, Puerto Rico for quality bonding, relaxed beach vibes, and fun all-ages excursions. Why not treat the crew to a day at sea? Read more


3 Most Instagrammable Locations in Old San Juan

Cobblestone streets, sweeping ocean views, and colonial architecture appeal to the most discerning Instagram snapper. While sightseeing in the old city, cruise by these jewel-toned spots for jealousy-inducing shots. Read more

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The Beautiful Birds of Puerto Rico

Puerto Rico holds a special place in the hearts of both seasoned and neophyte birders, who are frequently rewarded by sightings of the brilliantly green Puerto Rican Tody, Key West Quail Doves, Mangrove Cuckoos, and the Puerto Rican Nightjar. Read more

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Three Reasons Your Body Needs a Beach Vacation

Been craving the beach lately? Your body knows what you need and isn’t shy about telling you. We’ve rounded up the top three reasons to take a beach vacation. Read more

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Valentine’s Day | Head to Puerto Rico for a Romantic Getaway

Escape winter’s frigid temperatures by surprising your beloved with a tropical getaway in sunny Puerto Rico. Shed the layers of clothes and let the beach set the scene for your romantic holiday. Valentine’s Day is just an excuse to reconnect over fruity drinks and lounge poolside mid-week. Read more

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New Years Resolutions For The Tropical Vacation

Start the year off with an island getaway. Return home feeling healthier, rejuvenated, and more relaxed with these dynamite resolutions to make 2018 the best year yet. Read more

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Getting Into the Holiday Spirit: Our Favorite Puerto Rican Christmas Traditions

Just south of Florida in the Caribbean Sea is Puerto Rico, a small tropical island with big Christmas celebrations. Don’t be fooled by the year-round sunshine and stunning coastlines--we take Christmas very seriously and we want everyone to know it. Starting in the middle of November, and extending all the way into middle January, we find tons of reason to put on our party hats and gather with family and friends to honor and celebrate our traditions. Read more

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Puerto Rico: Rebuilding Stronger Than Ever

When one door closes, a new door opens! Aquarius Vacation Club Dorado can’t wait to welcome back guests to our new and improved resort. Every day Puerto Rico is getting stronger--our trees are blooming and the island is full of energy rebuilding our piece of paradise. Read more

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Hurricane Maria Relief to Heal: Puerto Rico Will Recover

On September 21, 2017, we were hit with the fifth-strongest storm to ever make landfall in the United States. Hurricane Maria struck the enchanting island of Puerto Rico, only two weeks after the arrival of Hurricane Irma. There are over 3.4 million US citizens living without power, cell phone reception, clean water, supplies, and more. Read more

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Three Reasons to Visit Puerto Rico

Puerto Rico isn’t called the “Isla Del Encanto” (Island of Enchantment) for nothing. Between the stunning beaches, world-class restaurants, and friendly vibrant culture, visitors love to keep coming back for more! Here are our top three reasons to visit Puerto Rico: Read more

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Top Outdoor Excursions in Dorado

Dorado is located just 15 miles west of San Juan, which makes it conveniently close to the big city while being far enough away to feel that uninterrupted tropical ocean breeze. While visiting our charming beach town, consider trying these top fresh-air excursions: Read more


Your Guide to A Healthy Summer Glow

Craving the ravishing glow of a summer tan? While visiting our sunny island, follow these insider tips on how to protect your skin while achieving a vacation glow. Read more


Summer Is Heating Up With These June Events

Enjoy the tropical weather and get into the summer mood with these concerts, festivals, and nights to remember. Read more


A Food Lovers Guide to Old San Juan

Our guests have the unique opportunity to taste Puerto Rico’s natural gastronomic bounty after a day of sightseeing in Old San Juan. Let the historic cobblestones streets set the scene for a day of culinary venturing. Read more


What's Happening In Puerto Rico This Month

After you’ve thoroughly enjoyed the hotel and the beach, venture out to these fun events happening around the island. Read more


How To Relax On Our Stunning Beach

We here at Aquarius know that you are craving some peace and relaxation, otherwise you wouldn’t have picked a resort right on the Atlantic Ocean. Let us give you a couple of tips on how to unwind on our luxurious beach chairs right by the water: Read more


Spark the Romance in February

Puerto Rico is for lovers and that’s why we suggest rekindling the romance with these fun outdoor activities! Read more


Your Jumpstart to a Healthy New Year

The New Year is upon us and so are the opportunities to be healthy! When you are surrounded by picturesque water and sunshine, it is easy to jumpstart your New Year’s resolutions. Read more


Your Guide To Puerto Rican Holiday Foods

By now, you have already discovered that Puerto Rican food is delicious, so let’s become familiar with some of the traditional dishes enjoyed during the holiday season.  Read more

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Casa del Rey Cultural Center

Monday through Friday, visit the Museum and Cultural Center Casa del Rey in Dorado. Read more

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Fright or Flight?

Luckily for our October visitors, Puerto Rico has plenty of spooky treats near the San Juan area. Read more

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History at Sunset

Not too far from our resort in Dorado, San Juan offers all the thrills of Puerto Rico’s historic and beautiful capital. Read more

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Better at the Beach

For those looking for a good beach to spend the day at, the Parque Nacional de Cerro Gordo has all a beach lover could ask for. Read more

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An Art Museum like no Other

If you’re looking for one of the best places to eat in Puerto Rico, look no further than El Ladrillo, 2012 winner of the Quality Award for excellence in food and beverage from the Puerto Rico Tourism Company. Read more

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Zip Through Dorado

If you’re not the kind to be daunted by heights, zip lining is one of the best ways to get to know a new area. Mix amazing views, educational guides, and high speeds, and you’re bound to experience something new. Consider taking the leap with Tropical Adventures, a zip line adventure park, only a half hour drive from our Dorado resort. Read more


Look Out

Everybody pile in, and head west! This scenic drive takes you from our Dorado del Mar Beach Resort to the municipality of Arecibo, similarly located on the northern coast and Atlantic Ocean shores.  Read more


Major League Baseball Returns to Puerto Rico | Aquarius Beach Club Dor

If you’re up for a fun day trip, nothing beats a trip out to the ball game in San Juan! While baseball is often referred to as "America’s pastime," it is the most popular sport in Puerto Rico, and is the only sport on the island with its own professional league, and some of the most famous baseball players in the Hall of Fame originally hailed from Puerto Rico.  Read more


Feast of Puerto Rico

This April marks one of Puerto Rico’s biggest events, Saborea Puerto Rico, a "culinary extravaganza" that showcases some of Puerto Rico’s finest restaurants, as well as fifty international and local culinary personalities.  Read more


Time for Carnival!

While any time is a great time to visit our Dorado resort, if you want to see the city in full party-mode, we recommend visiting during the Juan Boria Carnival, which runs from February 5th to the 7th. The festival celebrates Juan Boria, an acclaimed Afro-Puerto Rican poet, teacher and actor who was born in Dorado. The carnival features live music, food and drinks as well as artisans selling everything from art to jewelry and of course, readings of Boria’s work. Held in the town plaza less than ten minutes from our resort, it’s definitely a fun event worth checking out that celebrates the cultural impact of one of Dorado’s top artists. Address: Plaza Dorada, Dorado  Read more


Haunted Mansion at the Mall

If you’re looking to indulge in some of the best shopping in the area, look no further than the Plaza Las Americas in San Juan. Located about twenty-five minutes from our Dorado resort, it was the first indoor mall in Puerto Rico and remains th Read more


Adventure On!

When you’re ready to leave the beach behind for something more thrilling, we’ve got just the thing: Aventuras Tierra, a guide group that takes visitors on extreme adventures through Puerto Rico that are wild enough to satisfy even the mos Read more


Time Travel

If you’re a history buff or just in the mood for a day trip to San Juan, take a step backwards in time by visiting the Museo de Casa Blanca, the first fortification built in San Juan back in 1521 as a residence for Juan Ponce de Leon, where his Read more


Fishing for Fun

If you're looking to get in some serious fishing time during your stay, then you need to check out Puerto Rico Sportfishing Charters. Located less than ten minutes from our beachfront resort, Puerto Rico Sportfishing Charters takes light tackle fishi Read more


Let's Go Fly a Kite

Want to learn some extreme water sports? Try kitesurfing lessons at Goodwinds Watersports & Kitesurf Center, where you'll learn to skim over the surf in style. Just ten minutes away from our Dorado beachfront resort, Goodwinds is the Caribbean's Read more


Zip On Through La Plata

For those of you who like your vacations more wild than mild, find adventure at the La Plata Zipline Experience near the town of Toa Alta, about ten minutes from our Dorado resort. Get a dose of adrenaline along with an incredible view of the Puerto Read more


Seahorse Culinary Splendors

Vacationing at the Aquarius Dorado del Mar isn't complete until you've enjoyed a relaxing afternoon at the Blue Seahorse Pool Bar and Grill. Revel in the beauty and splendor that this luxurious Puerto Rico resort has to offer while relaxing Read more


Tee Time!

These "must play" Puerto Rico golf courses trace a path through lush jungle and oceanfront coconut groves, twisting this way and that, ensuring challenging and stunningly picturesque play for golfers of all skill levels. Read more


A Taste of San Juan

Considering that some of San Juan's most memorable experiences involve food, architecture and cultural traditions, it is any wonder we're fans of the three-hour Flavors of San Juan food tours? These fun walking tours are a mouthwatering mix culture and cuisine in Old San Juan, giving visitors an authentic taste of the country's delicious food, fascinating history and awe-inspiring Spanish Colonial architecture. Read more


Paddle Pleasing Fun

Want to dip your toe into one of the world's fastest growing watersports? Dip your paddle into the clear turquoise waters that edge Aquarius Dorado del Mar Beach Resort just 25 miles east of sunny San Juan. The learning curve is easy, say paddle boar Read more


Strolling Old San Juan

When you want to soak up the culture and character of Old World Puerto Rico, nothing beats a stroll through Old San Juan, just 25 miles west of our oceanfront Puerto Rico resort. Colorful buildings, cobblestoned streets and beautifully restored churches offer a glimpse of the island's 16th and 17th century Spanish Colonial era. Read more


Time for ToroVerde

Just when we thought Puerto Rico couldn't get any cooler, along comes ToroVerde, a new ecological adventure park in nearby Orocovis. Read more


We're Tickled Pink

On Sunday, October 5, Aquarius Vacation Club is a proud sponsor of the Race for the Cure ®, a high-profile worldwide event that aims to save lives and end breast cancer. Read more


Around The Island Bike Tour

We tip our hat to over 150 cyclists who've signed up for the Around The Island Bike Tour 2014. The fit fleet of cyclists will be biking their way around the picturesque coastlines of Puerto Rico beginning October 3 Read more


Spirited Sightseeing

No trip to Puerto Rico is complete without a trip to Casa Bacardi, the world’s largest rum distillery. One thing you’ll learn – it didn’t all begin here. Bacardi traces its history to Cuba circa 1862 but established a small di Read more