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Fortaleza Guest House

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Overview
303 Calle de La Fortaleza, San Juan 00901-1716 Puerto Rico See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Kitchenette
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Restaurant
Room Service
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Reviewed 29 June 2018

The Hostel was very clean and well located. There were lovely views from the balcony and intricate Spanish tile floors. We had a nice visit with the owner and he recommended a great place for traditional Puerto Rican food that was around the corner. The...More

Thank Davita G
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

I was the only guest the entire time I was here. Showers were pretty gross so i only used them once with shoes and a swimsuit on. Beds were fine but i ended up having to go buy bedding as all i got was a...More

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Reviewed 17 April 2017

The location and price are the main selling points for this place. Conveniently located within Old San Juan, all the sights are within walking distance. The guest house itself is a bit run down and may have seen better days, but the facilities are sufficient....More

Thank Tobias J
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Keep in mind, this is a hostel. The rooms are just beds and you share bathrooms. It is in an excellent location in Old San Juan. You can hear the late night partying (we stayed on a Saturday), so make sure to bring ear plugs!...More

Thank Laura B
Reviewed 13 February 2017

The location is really excellent smack in the middle of Zona Colonial (the Old Town) but the rest is nothing special. Rooms are cramped, worn and a bit dark as are the toilets and showers. The place felt safe however and wifi worked well. I...More

Thank Bengt H
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Description
Fortaleza Guest House is a small, old-fashioned style guest house for travelers looking for a nice, comfortable, clean place to stay in San Juan, Puerto Rico.Rooms vary from having fans, air conditioners, More and balconies. There are 2 shared bathrooms and 1 kitchen on each floor, free WiFi, and coin-operated laundry.The guest house is in an excellent location, within walking distance of a variety of stores and restaurants, gorgeous plazas, and lively salsa clubs. We'd love to make your stay in Old San Juan unforgettable!Check in at 1pm and check out at 12 pmPay cash on arrival. Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Kitchenette
Room types
Kitchenette
Number of rooms
20
Price range
US$25 - US$50 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Fortaleza Guest House Hotel San Juan
Location
Caribbean > Puerto Rico > San Juan
Room types
Kitchenette
Number of rooms
20
Price range
US$25 - US$50 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Fortaleza Guest House Hotel San Juan
Location
Caribbean > Puerto Rico > San Juan
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Traveller (31)
Room & Suite (11)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (2)
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"Book nothing less than a double bed room."
SamanthaB1986
30 Mar 2015
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"Get a rom facing the street. It can be loud at times, but nothing too late at night and you will really..."
PlantaryGuide
16 Sep 2014
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"Rooms on the street have doors that open onto balconies--fun place from which to watch the street activity...."
AnnW849
9 Apr 2014
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"Ask for a room that opens to the street, they can be a bit noisy but they're the best."
3rdwrldgrl
11 Sep 2013
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