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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
    Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Room Service
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    Bar/Lounge
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    Private Balcony
    4.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 26 March 2014

    Absolutely wonderful location. And to top it, the restaurant in the gorgeous garden courtyard is incredible. We had delicious drinks and incredible food. Our friends raved about this location when they were on their honeymoon - so glad we made it a part of ours...More

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    Reviewed 26 March 2014

    Our stay at Hotel El Convento really couldn't have been better. The hotel is even more lovely than it looks online. It's immaculate and charming, with a beautiful leafy courtyard and a rooftop view of the whole city and ocean--there's a magical quality to the...More

    1  Thank L24444
    Reviewed 26 March 2014

    We stayed 2 nights at this hotel prior to going to Vieques for a week. It was charming, comfortable, and conveniently located. The rooms all overlook a tree-filled courtyard. The wide covered walkway in front of the rooms had small tables set up where you...More

    1  Thank PattieB
    Reviewed 25 March 2014 via mobile

    Since arriving in the valet parking we were welcomed by the friendly staff. The same happened in the lobby. The room was perfect and it had a nice view of the San Juan Bay Area. The pool area is small but very nice. In general...More

    Thank Fred0290
    Reviewed 24 March 2014

    This has been our second stay at El Convento, and it's every bit as lovely as the first time. The location, on a tiny square opposite the Cathedral, towards the west end of Old San Juan, could not be improved. The hotel, which once was...More

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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)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Business Hotel in San Juan
    • #1 Family Hotel in San Juan
    • #1 Romantic 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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    Room & Suite (550)
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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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    "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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