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The original Old San Juan town square is a good spot to orient yourself as you begin your tour of this charming area.
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good43%
  • Average16%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“city hall” (12 reviews)
“nice plaza” (8 reviews)
“park benches” (4 reviews)
San Juan, Puerto Rico
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Head to this part of Old San Juan for everything you might like or need. The grocery store nearby has the best prices for food and drink including beer, wine and of course rum. Check out the Puerto Rican Drug Store as well for gifts...More

Thank edsachs
Reviewed 1 week ago

Spend an entire day here! Just come and soak up the beauty, the history, the culture! There are so many local eateries worth trying, so bring your appetite and sweet tooth. There are also lots of local favorites - Marshalls, Wendys, etc.

Thank miss_ari
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Plaza de Armas is a well known area (park) in Old San Juan. I personally, however, do not see the attraction...

Thank vascubhab
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

stayed there a few years ago and it was great. a fun adventure. very old-300 yrs?. just booked another stay! right on the square, walking distance to the pier

Thank o2bagrandpa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped here to watch and rest a bit and really enjoyed the view and all the action going on in the middle of this cute town.

Thank rykben
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place is nice outside space and overall free to relax and enjoy your day. Spent a few hours walking around this area it was overall safe and fun

Thank Rafael M
Reviewed 16 June 2017

The Plaza de Armas with benches, a fountain, and some pices of art is a beautiful and relaxing atmosphere.

Thank Parvin S
Reviewed 12 June 2017

We met our tour guide from Sppons Tours at ths location. Perfect for people watchng, enjoying a cold beverage or a snack. Located across from city hall and muliple eatieries.

Thank daycareprovider
Reviewed 8 June 2017

This is a nice spot to stop and take in all the sights and historic buildings. There are a lot of people and pigeons.

Thank Stephanie L
Reviewed 17 May 2017

This plaza was very near to our hotel,we walk their to get sunblock from the pharmacy, their was also a super max,supermarket their ,benches to sit and people watch or wait for the trolley that took us to the nearby attractions, many restaurants,and lots of...More

Thank beverley d
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