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Hotel Plaza De Armas Old San Juan

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Bono, Arkansas
Reviewed 6 March 2015

This hotel is centrally located in Old San Juan - we were able to walk to both the forts and we were right in the middle of restaurants recommended by trip advisor. Our room was not fancy but clean & quiet. The hotel staff was excellent!!! They were a great help in booking our excursions. Would highly recommend. Barrachina restaurant...

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France
Reviewed 4 March 2015

We stayed just one night before cruise. We appreciate walking around old san juan and shopping. Very comfortable king size bed...and nice balcony with nice view. The manager and his staff very friendly

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Reviewed 3 March 2015 via mobile

There was no hot water, there was no control of room temperature, the toilet was loose and wiggled,the staff was very helpful and friendly though, would probably not go back, but location was very good, we stayed for the night before our cruise ,ok for one night only

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Luis G, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Plaza De Armas Old San Juan, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to comment about your ONE NIGHT stay in Old San Juan @Hotel Plaza de Armas. Sorry we did not meet all your expectations. We are really glad you enjoy our helpful and friendly staff in the front desk but one night is not enough to receive our full service specially if you missed one...

White Plains, New York
Reviewed 3 March 2015

The hotel perfectly situated for experiencing Old San Juan. The hotel is not new, but the staff was 5 star! Michael and Sheyla at the front desk couldn't have been more helpful in ensuring we got the most out of our three days there. Michael getting us checked in early and Sheyla arranging our trips, always smiling and capable. Luis...

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San Juan, Puerto Rico
Reviewed 3 March 2015

Was my first stay in Old San Juan and my experience here was priceless! Is a nice hotel, fast check in, very friendly and helpful staff. Comfortable rooms, good beds, hot water, a/c, wifi and tv . Are in the heart of old San Juan near to all! Many things to do & many restaurants to eat ! Also the...

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Madison, Wisconsin
Reviewed 3 March 2015

Excellent location, generous room, good bathroom. The demerits are for practically unusable internet in rooms, which is worse than no internet because you waste time and effort w/o results. Better go to nearby cafe (plenty of those) where internet really works. The other demerit is for the elevator which broke down and was not fixed for an unknown length of...

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Luis G, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Plaza De Armas Old San Juan, responded to this review

Thanks a lot Mikhail Alexandrovich for taking the time to express your comments about your recent stay @Old San Juan. We are really glad you enjoy the great service oriented young Pedro but I can assure you he knows more than just giving you the parking directions, as all of our other staff members in the Front Desk. Our FREE...

New London, Wisconsin
Reviewed 3 March 2015

Great location for walking to just about everything. Very basic hotel, fine for just a place to sleep. Front desk personnel were super helpful about restaurants and promptly assisted us with our safe that didn't seem to work when we arrived.

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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Reviewed 2 March 2015

If you are looking for something centrally location in Old San Juan, then this is the place. Right in the middle of everything. But think very basic. No windows, but the AC is cold. Old elevator but old school charm. Could work a little on cleanliness in bathrooms and no water pressure with very little hot water for the shower....

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Budapest, Hungary
Reviewed 1 March 2015

Hotel Plaza de Armas is located in the heart of old San Juan - close to restaurants, shops, museums and other places of interest and the port. It really couldn't be more convenient. The room was small but had all the amenities one would need. The wifi was good both in the room as well as in the lobby. The...

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Ithaca, New York
Reviewed 25 February 2015

Took my girlfriend to puerto rico, this hotel would honestly be 2 stars if it weren't for the fact that it is cheap cheap cheap especially considering the location. So if you're traveling on a budget then yes, 100% go. But if not, well if not you're probably not going to stay here anyway but if you're considering it there...

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Welcome to Hotel Plaza De Armas, located in the colonial district of San Juan, Puerto Rico. Hotel Plaza De Armas is for travelers looking to be in the center of Old San Juan. Hotel Plaza de Armas is a delightfully captivating colonial style hotel in the heart of picturesque Old San Juan, a city as rich in history as it is in culture. The colonial building features its unique and renowned antique elevator true to its history. In every direction you can find world-class shopping, dining and entertainment. Our completely unique location highlights spectacular views of the Plaza De Armas and puts you mere cobblestones away from 16th century Spanish fortresses, fascinating museums and art galleries. The modest standard rooms are windowless, excellent for a good night sleep. Suites overlook the city hall and Plaza de Armas. Hotel Plaza De Armas also offers high-speed Internet access in all common areas of the property. Even though everything is at walking distance, we have a trolley stop right outside our door and a taxi line across from the hotel .We look forward to your stay at Hotel Plaza De Armas! ... more   less 

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Address: 202 Calle San Jose | Old San Juan, San Juan 00925-3510, Puerto Rico
Region: Caribbean > Puerto Rico > San Juan
Price Range: €86 - €148 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel Plaza De Armas Old San Juan 2*
Number of rooms: 51
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Also Known As:
Howard Johnson Plaza De Armas
Howard Johnson San Juan
Howard Johnson Old San Juan
San Juan Howard Johnson
Hotel Style:
#13 Romantic Hotel in San Juan
#14 Family Hotel in San Juan
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“There were good rooms????”
deuxprecious, 7 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Fourth floor balcony room is very nice”
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“The rooms in the back are quieter.”
cesar362, 9 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Get the rooms on the 4th floor if you can. Those had balcony with view.”
TaylorG594, 14 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Windowless room are better value. The plaza view rooms have more cons than pros.”
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