Press and Quotes for Hix Island House

“If it weren’t for Vieques’ white-sand beaches, I’d have no reason to leave.”

Islands Magazine

“My choice as the most beautiful space I have experienced.”

Benjamin Noriega Ortiz

Hix Island House in Conde Nast“Like this cool Vieques hideaway, less really is more.”

Conde Nast Traveler Magazine

“Hix Island house is more than a hotel stay, it is an experience.”

Jennifer K, Philadelphia

“Beautifully designed minimalist spaces, delightful details.”

Richard Alleman, Travel and Leisure

“wallpaper finds the perfect Caribbean hideout.”

wallpaper magazine

“The perfect venue for stylish, environmentally friendly relaxation.”

Esquire Magazine

“Proof that heaven exists.”

Jo Schwartz, Boston

“The most spectacular pool I have ever seen.”

Billy Knight

“Great Rooms, great food, great conversation!”

Chris Haines, Time Out, NYC.

“After the spinning of a wedding, Hix Island House was the only place for a honeymoon. We had a wonderful honeymoon!”

Michael and Rachel, Memphis, Tennessee

“Hix Island House is a stunning modernist concrete compound.”

Gourmet Magazine



Sustainable Touristic Facility AwardPuerto Rico’s first certified Sustainable Touristic Facility


Hix Island House Fodor's Choice Awards

“Architect John Hix created this retreat to seamlessly blend with the surrounding environment.”

Fodor’s Choice Gold Awards

  • PR Hotel & Tourism Association “Green Small Hotel Of The Year,” 2009, 2010, 2011, 2013 & 2014
  • Puerto Rico Tourism’s first Sustainable Tourism Facility Certification
  • Puerto Rico Tourism Quality Index Award Winner
  • Fodor’s Choice Gold Award, Best Design HotelsTrip Advisor Hall of Fame
  • World’s Top 10 Greatest Green Retreats,
  • Puerto Rico Tourism, Great Small Inn of the Year
  • EPA Environmental Quality Award
  • TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014 & 2015
  • TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence “Hall Of Fame” entrant, 2015

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tour the BUILDINGS

  • Redonda at Hix Island House, Vieques PR REDONDA

    four spacious lofts, closest building to the pool
  • Triangular at Hix Island House, Vieques PR TRIANGULAR

    the original building on the Hix Island House property
  • Rectangular at Hix Island House, Vieques Island PR RECTANGULAR

    some of the best Caribbean ocean views
  • Casita at Hix Island House, Vieques Island PR CASITA

    located at the top of the property, next to La Casona
  • La Casona at Hix Island House, Vieques Island PRLA CASONA

    top of the property, ideal for special occasions
  • Casa Solaris Off-grid Guesthouse, Vieques Island PRCASA SOLARIS

    the first off-grid guesthouse in the Caribbean