Western Puerto Rico offers a variety of places to stay in and near Mayaguez. We have listed a few resources here to help you find accommodations for your visit to UPRM.
Accomodations Close to UPRM:
There are about four hotels near UPRM. If you are not going to have transportation while staying in Mayaguez, we recommend you stay in our Campus Hotel, located on the UPRM campus. The rooms are basic dorm-style rooms, some with very inexpensive rates. You will need to indicate if you want (1) a private room, (2) an in-room bathroom, and (3) air conditioning. During business hours there is trolly service from the Hotel to most areas around campus. For more information about rates and availability, call (787) 265-3891.
Bellow we have provided a list of hotels close to the university. To give you a better idea we added to the list a few notes about distance and other things like traffic.
The Puerto Rico Tourism Company has a searchable listing of hotels and other accommodations on their webpage: http://www.gotopuertorico.com/
Another good website is Porta Del Sol: http://gotoportadelsol.com/ , a site dedicated to tourism around the west coast.
Hotel Contact Information:
(Note: The rates quoted here are for a five night stay with double occupancy, and are the current estimates for april 2009.)
Budget accommodations (less than $100/night)
Hotel Cielo Mar (~30-45 minutes)
84 Montemar ave.
Aguadilla, Puerto Rico
Phone (787) 882-5959
Fax (787) 882-5577
Rates: $88/night (no bkfst)
Mid-range accommodations ($100 to $200/night)
Mayagüez Plaza Hotel (Howard Johnson) (~15 minutes from UPRM, located in the middle of downtown)
67 East Mckinley street
Phone (787) 832-9191
Fax (787) 832-9122
Rates: $96 to $106/night.
Holiday Inn Mayagüez & Tropical Casino (~10-15 minutes from UPRM)
Hwy 2, km 149.8
Mayagüez, Puerto Rico
Phone (787) 833-1100
Fax (787) 833-1100
Rates: $152/night (w/ bkfst), $128/night (w/o bkfst)
Mayagüez Resort & Casino (~5 minutes from UPRM)
PO Box 3781
Mayagüez, Puerto Rico
Phone (787) 832-3030
Fax (787) 834-3475
High-end accommodations (above $200/night)
Rincón Beach Resort (~30 minutes from UPRM)
PO Box 1875
Añasco, Puerto Rico
Phone (787) 589-9000
Fax (787 )589-9040
Rates: $230/night (Villas from $435 to $635/night)
Copamarina Beach Resort (~50 min to 1hr from UPRM)
Caña Gorda PO Box 805
Guánica, Puerto Rico
Phone (787) 821-0505
Fax (787) 821-0070
Rates: $249/night (w/o bkfst)
Horned Dorset Primavera Hotel (~30 minutes)
Road 429 km. 3.0
Rincón, Puerto Rico
Rates: Villas from $950 to 1250/night