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Hotel El Convento

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Overview
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“wine and cheese”(194 reviews)
“tapas restaurant”(114 reviews)
“old san juan”(1,473 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Parking
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
4 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 14 October 2013

This was my first visit and after reading so many wonderful reviews, we had to stay here. The service is amazing. They took our bags and personally delivered them to the room. They asked about our flight and prepared us with maps fo the city...More

2  Thank Kathryn R
Reviewed 14 October 2013

The Hotel El Convento is in Old San Juan, across the street from the Cathedral of San Juan. This small hotel has charm, excellent service and is convenient to shopping, sightseeing venues and restaurants. The staff is to be commended. Facilities are way above what...More

1  Thank StellaCruz954
Reviewed 14 October 2013

You are located right in the old city and in walking distance to many key sites. The hotel is a little pricy but well worth it. The restaurant was good (not great) and the drinks were also a little pricy compared to many of the...More

Thank MDMAN68
Reviewed 12 October 2013

We only stayed here one night but from start to finish everything and everyone were very nice. The room was very clean. We came home from dinner and the bed was turned down and classical music was playing. The bathroom was nice and we enjoyed...More

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Reviewed 10 October 2013

This has been a fantastic trip! We heavily contemplated staying on the beach but opted to stay in a hotel where we could experience the culture. This place is amazing. It's a 400 year old former convent. It is rich in culture and the service...More

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About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Pool
Restaurant
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Hot Tub
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$ 246 - US$ 487 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Romantic Hotel in San Juan
#1 Business Hotel in San Juan
#1 Family Hotel in San Juan
#2 Luxury Hotel in San Juan
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 246 - US$ 487 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Romantic Hotel in San Juan
#1 Business Hotel in San Juan
#1 Family Hotel in San Juan
#2 Luxury Hotel in San Juan
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (1925)
Room & Suite (608)
Dining (158)
Pool & Beach (106)
Amenities (71)
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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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"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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"Ask for a review of the cathedral."
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"Hate to tell because our room was facing trash cans"
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"Ask for a room on the top floor to avoid street noise, especially on weekends"
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