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Reston
Reviewed yesterday NEW

We used our timeshare to go there. We had a wonderful time. Great location on the beach and a nice pool. We liked our condo which faced the west side and on the twelve floor. The kitchenette was well equipped with large refrigerator, stove (which I didn't use) because we went to many nice restaurants. We took the bus for...

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Thank Heber G
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

I was surprisingly please with the renovation. The hotel is certainly a modernized and bright and very nice. Staff friendly. Beach service now available with chairs/towels and drinks and food Internet and wifi access good.

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Coeur d'Alene, Idaho
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The pictures online looked inviting, but what I discovered when I arrived was a run down, very blighted 70's vintage hotel. The rooms felt old and cheap. I was grossed out to walk on the carpeted floors without shoes in my guest room. The mattress and bedding were also old, cheap, and worn. The only thing worse than the facility...

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Thank Nancy W
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I stayed at the ESJ Azul with 3 friends for 4 days in September 2016. We had a great time here and were loving the updates that were being made. First I'll talk about the great things about ESJ Azul. The pool area is awesome! Very clean, large pool with plenty of seating and a great poolside bartender. The beach...

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1Thank Bria M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Well we really love this place, we have a really wonderful time, with my husband, we will love to come back, the breakfast no to good, but the place, and the people amazing!!! The bartender with love hair so nice.

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2Thank Dorarjs
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

PROS I rented a studio apartment from a private owner. The room is renovated, clean and pretty. We are on a renovated floor, walls are painted and carpeting is new. The pool is lovely and clean and access to the beach is easy. The mini market is convenient too. The game room has been renovated and they have a new...

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Thank Ingrid N
Vancouver Island, Canada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here before cruise. Lobby is very modern. Room we stayed in was older. Breakfast buffet was good a bit of something for anyone.. our room is dated but clean. Beachfront hotel which is nice. A reasonable place to stay if in area and looking for beachfront

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Thank Daphne D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Room was big. The bathroom was very large as well. The balcony and the view from the 14th floor is what really took my breath away. Great views of the beach and ocean. The large balcony was the best place to sit with a cocktail or your morning coffee. The lobby was just redone and very modern. The only thing...

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Thank Danny M
Miami Springs, Florida
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

overall experience was awesome, I love Puerto Rico and the people, the apt was cozy, very clean, fully equipped (beach chair, towels, washer and dryer, toys for the kids to play in the beach ) very functional, communication with the owner Jose Morales was always prompt, I thank him and his wife for the privacy they gave us with the...

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2Thank Raiza D
Oregon, Wisconsin
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed the week of Dec 12 - 19. Reception service was great! Received a coupon for a welcome drink which was a nice touch. -ESJ Azul Towers is both a hotel and with private owners. -Lobby bar, Cielo, was nicely remodeled and the bar tenders were friendly and helpful with our questions. They had a grand opening party for...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Concierge
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Breakfast Available
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
ESJ Towers was originally opened in 1975, offering 450 rooms which range from studios to three bedrooms, all providing kitchenettes or full kitchens & laundry facilities in select apartments, making them the largest sized accommodations in the area. It has been an iconic property on the beautiful Isla Verde Beach for 40 years, functioning as a mix of hotel and timeshare resort, with many owners coming to ESJ since the beginning. Starting in June of 2015, ESJ embarked on an ambitious rebranding and renovation of the property to the new ESJ Azul. This included extensive renovation of the lobby, all hallways, restaurant, and the addition of a newbar/lounge, gameroom, and sales center. Already blessed with one of the best locations on the beach in the San Juan area, the new ESJ Azul is truly an amazing testament to good service, spacious and comfortable rooms, and a legacy of excellence that is more apparent than ever. ... more   less 

Additional Information about ESJ Azul

Address: 6165 Ave Isla Verde, Isla Verde, Carolina 00979-5700, Puerto Rico (Formerly ESJ Towers)
Region: Caribbean > Puerto Rico > Carolina > Isla Verde
Price Range: ₹ 9,554 - ₹ 17,266 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — ESJ Azul 3.5*
Number of rooms: 451
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Also Known As:
Esj Towers Hotel Isla Verde
Esj Hotel Carolina
Esj Tower San Juan
El San Juan Towers
Esj Towers San Juan
San Juan Towers Hotel
San Juan Hotel Esj Towers
ESJ Azul Isla Verde, Puerto Rico - Carolina
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#9 On the Beach Hotel in Isla Verde
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“Vest side is the west side and we were on the 12th floor.”
 of 5 bubbles 320heberg, 23 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Our room number 1551 the best ever;) thanks Will.”
 of 5 bubbles Dorarjs, 15 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Room 867 had a great view of pool and beach front!! (Not our room but our friend's who traveled with us.)”
 of 5 bubbles lynnette576, 27 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Ask for an ocean view on a high floor”
 of 5 bubbles OurDenverFamily, 27 Dec 2016 | Read review
“A corner room on the west side might reduce airport noise and increase sunset opportunitites”
 of 5 bubbles 428catheriner, 14 Dec 2016 | Read review
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