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    Hotel Plaza De Armas Old San Juan

    202 Calle San Jose | Old San Juan, San Juan 00925-3510, Puerto Rico
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    Overview
    • Excellent27%
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    “great location” (188 reviews)
    “old san juan” (460 reviews)
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    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 1 April 2015

    This hotel is very interesting. It doesn't have much to amenities. However, it's right smack in the middle of the heart of Old San Juan. Everything you want and need is right outside and all around you. The location is more than perfect & the...More

    Thank Sylvia F
    Reviewed 31 March 2015

    The hotel staff was very helpful with providing suggestions. They also were very friendly and went out of their way to take care of you. The hotel itself is located on a beautiful plaza which is full of life and art from dawn to dusk....More

    Thank Allen S
    Reviewed 30 March 2015

    Hotel Plaza de Armas is truly a bargain, when it comes to a weekend getaway. We live close by in the Virgin Islands, and love the energy and activity of Pueto Rico in general and Old San Juan in particular. The hotel's location and price...More

    Thank George M
    Response from LuisGarzon, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Plaza De Armas Old San JuanResponded 31 March 2015

    Thanks a lot Mr. Miller for taking the time to write down your impression about your recent stray in Old San Juan. One of our principal goal is to pleased our guests as much as we can. Thanks for being part of our extended family...More

    Reviewed 29 March 2015 via mobile

    I need to laugh at the lengthy responses from hotel management, Mr. Guzman trying to justify the inadequate accommodations at this hotel. Where to begin? Hmmm...the safe didn't work in our room either. Why have one,if none of them are operating? The TV remote didn't...More

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    Response from LuisGarzon, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Plaza De Armas Old San JuanResponded 30 March 2015

    Mrs Sandra with all the respect that you deserve just as we deserve too I'm going to keep my answer short for you. First my name is Garzon, Luis Garzon and my lengthy responses have a purpose to let future guest know what kind of...More

    Reviewed 28 March 2015 via mobile

    This hotel is situated in the heart of Old San Juan and overlooks the Plaza de Armas. We loved the location for shopping and nightlife. Our room had a window and was somewhat loud because of this, but that didn't bother us. Keep in mind,...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Internet
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
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    • Price range
    • US$ 140 - US$ 199 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #13 Romantic Hotel in San Juan
    • #14 Family Hotel in San Juan
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 51
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    • Location
    • Caribbean >
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    • San Juan
    • Also Known As
    • Howard Johnson Plaza De Armas ,
    • Howard Johnson San Juan ,
    • Howard Johnson Old San Juan ,
    • San Juan Howard Johnson
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    tinaparrotthead
    16 October 2017|
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    8 October 2017|
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    Response from Val S | Reviewed this property |
    I would suggest phoning the hotel also. I would return in a heart beat if the hotel was open. Just love Puerto Rico and Old San Juan in particular. Happy travels and best of luck. Val.
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    Karoline M
    18 May 2017|
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    Response from Tatiana A | Property representative |
    10 to 15 minutes from the airport by taxi and about 10 minutes walking distance from the ports.
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    "The room I was in was very quiet. I didn't hear much noise at all. Ask for a room with a window. It does..."
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    "For cruisers, I recommend the San Juan Airport Hotel. The location is good but the people in area are not"
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