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Castro Guest House Old San Juan

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2 Mar 2017
“Just Like Coming Home!”
18 Mar 2014
“Great location”
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Reviewed 2 March 2017

It's still here but without any internet presence, the only way to contact them is 787-722-5436 - and usually only Spanish spoken. I found this place in 1997, and have stayed at least once a year ever since. The Guest House has a variety of...More

1  Thank JoseKevo
Reviewed 18 March 2014

Castro was very accommodating. He let us check in early, leave our bags and even lent us his cork screw! He recommended some amazing places to eat and drink, which can be a hassle to figure out. The room was very basic, but good enough...More

2  Thank Mintybee
Reviewed 2 May 2013

If you enjoy a basic room in a great location in Old San Juan than go to 205 Guest House. The older gentleman who stays there was just that, a gentleman. Yes, it is bare bones, but where can you stay in a secure place...More

1  Thank BigBoyWorldDada
Reviewed 22 March 2013

Very bare bone accommodations and I'm an experienced budget traveler. The shared bathroom had no hot water when I was there and I stayed in a room with no window or AC. It does have a good location and the price is very affordable. I...More

Thank johnny206
Reviewed 21 March 2013

I have to agree with previous posters, I thought the location was perfect for travelers on foot as it was close to shopping, restaurants, bars and attractions in Old San Juan. I found that Vincente (Manager/Owner) and his father to be both helpful and friendly....More

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"Single room. Single bed."
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"There are no elevators, so if you are carrying a lot of bags, I would suggest a room on a lower floor."
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