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Hotel El Convento

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09/04/2017 10/04/2017
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dallas
Reviewed 14 October 2013

Highly recommend this hotel. The staff was super friendly and helpful. We loved Franklin at the front desk - he always gave us good food recommendations and greeted us with a smile. It is a quiet and peaceful hotel in a neat city!

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florida
Reviewed 14 October 2013

This hotel is a historic hotel, but they have done a great job updating it. The environment of the hotel is very nice. There is a center courtyard that is open. This is where the restaraunt and the Tapas bar are. The walkways are created into a large patio with small tables that you can sit outside your room. It...

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Fullerton, California
Reviewed 14 October 2013

This was my first visit and after reading so many wonderful reviews, we had to stay here. The service is amazing. They took our bags and personally delivered them to the room. They asked about our flight and prepared us with maps fo the city and where to eat outside the hotel. The manager even gave us the bets room...

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Bay Harbor Islands, Florida
Reviewed 14 October 2013

The Hotel El Convento is in Old San Juan, across the street from the Cathedral of San Juan. This small hotel has charm, excellent service and is convenient to shopping, sightseeing venues and restaurants. The staff is to be commended. Facilities are way above what can be expected. We found the daily wine and cheese hour a welcome respite after...

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1Thank StellaCruz954
Baltimore, MD
Reviewed 14 October 2013

You are located right in the old city and in walking distance to many key sites. The hotel is a little pricy but well worth it. The restaurant was good (not great) and the drinks were also a little pricy compared to many of the side street options. The best part of the hotel is the center courtyard areas that...

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Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
Reviewed 12 October 2013

We only stayed here one night but from start to finish everything and everyone were very nice. The room was very clean. We came home from dinner and the bed was turned down and classical music was playing. The bathroom was nice and we enjoyed the aveda products. The location is great if you're looking for a hotel within walking...

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Reviewed 10 October 2013

This has been a fantastic trip! We heavily contemplated staying on the beach but opted to stay in a hotel where we could experience the culture. This place is amazing. It's a 400 year old former convent. It is rich in culture and the service is top notch. The wine reception is a great place to meet other tourists. This...

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Texas
Reviewed 9 October 2013

My first visit to San Juan was many years ago at which time we stayed in the big hotels on Condado Beach. We visited Old San Juan as a side trip. We took various cruises that originated and ended in San Juan but quickly made our way to the Condado Beach area. Having friends in Puerto Rico, I had heard...

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1Thank bostonqueen
Reviewed 7 October 2013

We stayed 3 nights here, hotel is clean and in an excellent location for walking around the Viejo San Juan, even with the government shutdown of the national Parks there was plenty of thinks to keep you busy in this area. Very good service. Do not eat at Patio de Nispero. Worst bacalao frito in the whole Viejo San Juan...

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EROSA, General Manager at Hotel El Convento, responded to this review

Mr. LucioC76, Thank you for staying with us and for personally contacting me via email yesterday. As I mentioned to you on my email reply, I appreciate your positive comments regarding our hotel, location, cleanliness and room a/c. Although I regret that your restaurant experience was not satisfactory, I am glad our staff reacted accordingly crediting your account for the...

Huntington
Reviewed 7 October 2013

Much more than we expected. It was in a great part of the city. The service was great and everyone was friendly and helpful. I loved the cats everywhere. That was the icing on the cake. delicious wine and cheese from 6-7pm nightly. Also, had a nice piano in the lobby that we were able to play whenever we wanted....

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Cuisines: Latin, Spanish, Puerto Rican, Mediterranean
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Located in the heart of historic Old San Juan, Hotel El Convento has set new standards of luxury, comfort and service while preserving the rich character of this former 16th century convent. This landmark treasure, a member of Historic Hotels of America and Small Luxury Hotels of the World, has earned four diamonds from AAA each year since its opening. This is the exclusive hotel experience to indulge the most discriminating of travelers, and is a hotel like no other. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel El Convento

Address: 100 Cristo St | Old San Juan, San Juan 00901, Puerto Rico
Region: Caribbean > Puerto Rico > San Juan
Price Range: $277 - $591 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Hotel El Convento 4.5*
Number of rooms: 58
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Also Known As:
El Convento San Juan
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#1 Romantic Hotel in San Juan
#1 Business Hotel in San Juan
#1 Family Hotel in San Juan
#2 Luxury Hotel in San Juan
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