In September 2017, Hurricane Irma caused extensive damage across the island. Many places closed for rebuilding. Frommer's recommends that vacationers check in advance with all businesses before traveling.

Want to feel at home quickly on Culebra? Bunk down at these amenity-laden, attractive two-bedroom, two-bath villas. Set on a ridge overlooking Fulladoza Bay and backed by a tropical nature reserve, all units come with full kitchens and view-blessed balconies. On-site are terrific restaurants and bars, a pool with a swim up bar, and the dock for the Pez Vela catamaran.