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Hotel El Convento

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Traveller (1953)
Room & Suite (610)
Dining (161)
Overview
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“wine and cheese”(196 reviews)
“tapas restaurant”(114 reviews)
“old san juan”(1,504 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Parking
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
4 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Trying to book a room from the airport on my phone, I made a mistake and ended up at another hotel with no reservation. The nice desk clerk called around until he found me and girlfriend a room at El Convento. I was glad to...More

Thank _mjay4travel
Reviewed 3 days ago

We attended a wedding at the Hotel El Convento. It is a beautiful hotel in a restored convent. The hotel has a relaxing atmosphere, with rooms surrounding an open courtyard with a restaurant. Friendly and attentive staff! We would definitely go back, and very highly...More

Thank V20130204
Reviewed 3 days ago

We recently stayed at El Convento for two nights to just unwind from a eventful family reunion that took place on other parts of the island. We arrived early in the day to explore Old San Juan and the front desk employees were extremely nice...More

Thank yoster15
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Hotel El Convento, a former convent dating back more than 400 years is a charming and vibrant hotel in the heart of Old San Juan and just a short walk from the cruise port. The hotel is comfortable and still maintains a respect for...More

1  Thank scottagordonsg
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a magnificent place to stay! We spent two nights here and wish we'd stayed longer instead of moving to the beach. The converted convent is well maintained, gracious, and full of interesting details from the tile work, to the painted ceilings to the tapestries...More

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About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
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
Wheelchair Access
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
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$227 - US$448 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Business Hotel in San Juan
#1 Family Hotel in San Juan
#1 Romantic Hotel in San Juan
#1 Luxury Hotel in San Juan
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$227 - US$448 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Business Hotel in San Juan
#1 Family Hotel in San Juan
#1 Romantic Hotel in San Juan
#1 Luxury Hotel in San Juan
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (1953)
Room & Suite (610)
Dining (161)
Pool & Beach (107)
Amenities (71)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (12)
Family and Play Areas (2)
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virginiaviajera
26 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
6 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
27 November 2017|
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Response from Ruth O | Reviewed this property |
No. Hotel El Convento Never stopped operations.
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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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"We had a double bed and would suggest if are tall to get a king or queen sized bed, but the room was nicely..."
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"Avoid room on the first two floors. Some have restricted views."
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"Second floor rooms have very high ceilings."
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