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Hotel El Convento

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Traveller (2020)
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100 Cristo St Old San Juan, San Juan 00901 Puerto Rico See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Parking
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
4.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed yesterday

The Staff and the Hotel were wonderful, I brought the staff a box of candy and they really enjoyed it...They were all very helpful with any advice about the City...The Wine and Cheese event was a Big Hit and was very Classy,, The Rooms was...More

Thank mpdog42
Reviewed 1 week ago

In the heart of Old San Juan, blue cobblestone streets and all. Walking distance to everything, and whether it is rain or shine, it is very convenient. Our room was not ready, so we were upgraded, and then upgraded again - the staff went far...More

Thank MurexFerreus
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing property with great service in the heart of Old San Juan. The restaurants are terrific. September is a quiet month in Puerto Rico so don’t expect huge crowds this month. Puerto Rico is open for business!

Thank EdSalvato
Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel used to be a convent. Many years ago. Now is one of the most beautiful, quaint and historic hotels in Puerto Rico. Rooms are different in space, size and layout, but all beautiful. Some have balconies overlooking Old San Juan. Others have windows....More

Thank Jesus R
Reviewed 1 week ago

I booked this through one of the sites where you don't get to know the name of the hotel until you pay. Initially, I was disappointed that it wasn't one of the well-known chains but I saw that the reviews were good so that helped....More

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Located in the heart of historic Old San Juan, Hotel El Convento has set new standards of luxury, comfort and service while preserving the rich character of this former 16th century convent. This landmark ...More treasure, a member of Historic Hotels of America and Small Luxury Hotels of the World, has earned four diamonds from AAA each year since its opening. This is the exclusive hotel experience to indulge the most discriminating of travelers, and is a hotel like no other. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Pool
Restaurant
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Air Conditioning
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Wheelchair Access
Spa
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Free Parking
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Luxury
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Family
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Romantic
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Business
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Luxury
,
Family
,
Romantic
,
Business
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
58
Price range
US$213 - US$543 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
El Convento San Juan
Location
Caribbean > Puerto Rico > San Juan
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Luxury
,
Family
,
Romantic
,
Business
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
58
Price range
US$213 - US$543 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
El Convento San Juan
Location
Caribbean > Puerto Rico > San Juan
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Traveller (2,020)
Room & Suite (610)
Dining (164)
Pool & Beach (109)
Amenities (71)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (12)
Family and Play Areas (2)
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Questions & Answers
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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
5 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
26 November 2017|
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Response from Ruth O | Reviewed this property |
No. Hotel El Convento Never stopped operations.
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"Some of the top-floor suites have roof access to the roof pool/jacuzzi."
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"Room 219👍"
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"West side, towards the caleta streets and the bay. Quieter."
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"We were on the 4th floor right next to the plunge pool which was great since we used it many times in our..."
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