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    Hotel El Convento

    100 Cristo St | Old San Juan, San Juan 00901, Puerto Rico
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    Overview
    • Excellent75%
    • Very good18%
    • Average4%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “wine and cheese” (196 reviews)
    “old san juan” (1,447 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Private Balcony
    4.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 8 May 2014

    We spent 3 nights after a cruise here. Room 311. No view, double bed, a little pricey but well worth it. Daily maid service + nightly turn down. Wine and cheese hour nightly with a nice wine selection. Has 3 restaurants onsite and had breakfast...More

    Thank Lbehind
    Reviewed 7 May 2014

    Fantastic location, old world charm/history, comfortable rooms, and shopping/dining/entertainment walking distance away. Marvelous stay at Hotel El Convento. The complimentary wine and cheese every evening on the upper floor terraces just add to the charm. Located across the street from San Juan's Cathedral, you may...More

    Thank Barbara D
    Reviewed 6 May 2014

    The El Convento is a beautiful hotel, with loads of charm, history and ambience. The architecture is spectacular and unique in this one-of-a kind hotel. (It was renovated in the 50s, but the original structure dates back to the 1500s!) The rooms were clean, well-kept...More

    2  Thank Rich M
    Reviewed 6 May 2014

    Stayed at El Convento with my husband and daughter while scouting out rehearsal venues for our son's November wedding. Lovely hotel, friendly staff and comfortable rooms. We enjoyed seeing the main banquet area of the hotel where our son's wedding reception is to be held...More

    Thank LillyAtlanta
    Reviewed 6 May 2014

    Unless you're dead set on staying beachside or spa treatments, I'd highly recommend this hotel. The staff is incredibly friendly, and the property is spotless, gorgeous, & located a few minutes walk from any Old San Juan destination. My only complaint was that their room...More

    Thank DM0ss
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    About
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    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$205 - US$599 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Family Hotel in San Juan
    • #1 Romantic Hotel in San Juan
    • #1 Business Hotel in San Juan
    • #2 Luxury Hotel in San Juan
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 58
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    • San Juan
    • Also Known As
    • El Convento San Juan
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    Traveller (1866)
    Room & Suite (550)
    Dining (157)
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    Bathroom (42)
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    MomofDrama
    17 August 2017|
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    Response from Jeff L | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, the Hotel can help but there is also a uber that we used and that was very easy.
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    Helen K
    4 August 2017|
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    Response from kirksan | Reviewed this property |
    Yes there's an elevator - you need your room key to go up. The stairs are gated, so you can come down them but not go up. There's a nice veranda on level 3 and that's where they keep the cold water and hot coffee - the... More
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    18 May 2017|
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    Response from Alex90028 | Reviewed this property |
    No, but a taking a taxi there is rather cheap
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    Room Tips
    "Bottom floors are best during a storm, enclosed atrium instead of balcony."
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    "Don't get a room on the first floor. It is going to be very very loud from the weddings and the general..."
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    "not on street during any festivals"
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    "High floor with a harbor view"
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