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Hotel El Convento

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  • Excellent75%
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  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“wine and cheese”(194 reviews)
“tapas restaurant”(114 reviews)
“old san juan”(1,473 reviews)
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Reviewed 26 June 2014

I highly recommend this amazing restaurant. I am a discerning traveler and I have eaten at many restaurants around the world, but the Hotel El Convento restaurant is truly special. The menu is amazing and we were served by a wonderful waiter, Matthew, who provided...More

3  Thank Pajomo
Reviewed 25 June 2014

Have already posted reviews of the three restaurants. For a place of this size and rating, thought that would be better. Learned that what they call a Veranda and what I call one are different. Thought I would be able to step out on it,...More

1  Thank akinken
Response from Alfredo A, General Manager at Hotel El ConventoResponded 26 June 2014

Dear Guest - I appreciate your observations. The Hotel El Convento building is a historic structure with all of the unique characteristics of the Spanish Colonial era. I am disappointed that our Hotel configuration was not what you expected. If I may be of assistance...More

Reviewed 24 June 2014

My husband and I just returned from a 4 day trip to PR. I decided for us to stay at el convento for our entire stay, because we are not necessarily beach people and we wanted a mini-European style getaway. This place was perfect. Our...More

3  Thank Inkylouise
Reviewed 23 June 2014

Our family of five rented two rooms for one night after a southern Caribbean cruise. We wanted to see Old San Juan's forts and tour the old walled city. El Convento was a real gem. It was about a 6-7 block walk from the pier....More

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Reviewed 18 June 2014 via mobile

I highly recommend this hotel. Lush palm trees in an open courtyard, beyond friendly staff (the lovely front desk ladies and Luis and Mateo in the bar area) and the atmosphere are simply charming. The bedrooms are comfortable and quiet with an evening turndown service...More

1  Thank VeraVici
Response from Alfredo A, General Manager at Hotel El ConventoResponded 19 June 2014

Dear VeraVici - To take out of your time to express your satisfaction with our staff and services is highly appreciated. On behalf of Luis, Mateo and the rest of our team; Thank You! We kindly hope to have you back as our guest very...More

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Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Pool
Restaurant
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
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Business Centre with Internet Access
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
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US$ 242 - US$ 482 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#1 Romantic Hotel in San Juan
#1 Family Hotel in San Juan
#1 Business Hotel in San Juan
#2 Luxury Hotel in San Juan
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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US$ 242 - US$ 482 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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#1 Romantic Hotel in San Juan
#1 Family Hotel in San Juan
#1 Business Hotel in San Juan
#2 Luxury Hotel in San Juan
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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virginiaviajera
25 January 2018|
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Response from KristiC98272 | Reviewed this property |
we were just there a few weeks ago. felt completely safe! water was fine. we had a blast! it was charming and busy. the shop owners and locals were wonderful! not sure where your friend actually went but too bad for them. we... More
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Mike C
6 January 2018|
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Response from Emma B | Reviewed this property |
I think the populated parts of the city are fine now- just the rural areas are still in pain. Do it! PR needs tourism again and it’s so beautiful 🙂
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tennisfan1357
27 November 2017|
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Response from Ruth O | Reviewed this property |
No. Hotel El Convento Never stopped operations.
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"We selected a deluxe room and were upgraded to a Suite. Our room looked into the inner courtyard and was..."
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"We had a “traditional” twin-bedded room, which was good-sized and beautifully decorated, with a sort of..."
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"Rooms on the 1st floor are the best ( 1st floor being one up from the ground floor, so second floor to US..."
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