The west bohio is the master bed and bath with a queen size bed. The
east bohio is a guest house with two separate bedrooms each with a private
bath. One room has a queen size bed and the other has twin beds which
convert to a king size bed, depending on the guests wishes. The rooms
can be converted to a single suite by opening a sliding door between
them. All bedrooms come with robes and slippers, which can be purchased
as souvenirs from the house manager when you leave. There are showers
in every bath and an outdoor shower for every bedroom, which can be
lovely when returning from the beach.
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There is a satellite transceiver providing high speed internet access
via "wifi" wireless local network for those who do not want
to leave their work behind. Guests can use this wifi if they have a
wireless access card on
g / b technology on their laptop, or just connect to our switch via CAT
Please ask the house manager for instructions.
Vieques uses the U.S. phone system so "800" numbers work and
U.S. long distance charges which visitors incur are charged at 10 cents
per minute. There are multiple phone lines
Most cell phones work well on the island.
Two TV's, one with DVD and one with VCR and a collection of movies for
both. Also a portable stereo for CD's and Cassette Tapes and an assortment
of music to play.
The time zone is Atlantic Standard Time, which is the same as Eastern
Daylight Savings time in the summer and one hour ahead in the winter.
110 volts 60 hz.
Daytime highs are in the low 90's summer and high 80's in the winter,
but the humidity is low so it is very comfortable in the shade. Night-time
lows are mid 70's and comfortable for outdoor dining.
AC is not necessary, in fact it would be incompatible with the Los Bohios
design to feel inside and outside at once.
There is a very modern and well equipped kitchen with gas range, ice
maker in the refrigerator, dish washer, coffee maker, blender, toaster.
There is also a gas BBQ.
Los Bohios is equipped with a washer and a dryer. There is also a service
which will pick up and deliver laundry and do ironing.
The pool comes right up to the central bohio, has a path through it
linking the east and west bohios, has shallow area for lounging and
4 1/2 foot deep for swimming. End to end it is almost 40 feet. It is
lit beautifully at night. Families with young children have found our
shallow lounge area of the pool to be a perfect kiddie pool.
Los Bohios will be clean and beds prepared upon your arrival. If you
would like cleaning during your stay, that can be arranged before your
The hospital is on the main road connecting Esperanza and Isabel II.
Med-Evac helicopter service is available to San Juan hospitals when
The island is ringed with beaches. It is a nice half mile walk to a
nearby beach from which you can walk forever; the spectacular beach
at Sun Bay is two miles away.
The north side of the island has the airport, the bank with an ATM,
the US Post Office, pharmacies, and major grocery stores in and around
Isabel Segunda. This is a 20 minute drive from Los Bohios. Los Bohios
is on the south side of the island, just west of Esperanza, which has
small shops for vacation items like beach gear, resort wear, local produce,
basic food supplies, and a small museum.
It is wonderful to have a car, in order to easily enjoy the sights of
the island. If for some reason you do not wish to rent a car, arrangements
can be made for a local taxi to take you to beaches and restaurants.
There are lovely walks from Los Bohios to the village of Esperanza,
the beach and the hillsides. Bike rental is available and delivery of
groceries can be arranged.
Taxi's are called "publicos" and can take you anywhere you
would like to visit. They can be arranged for by phone.
If you are a U.S. citizen, you do not need a passport to fly to Puerto
Rico or Vieques.