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Hotel El Convento

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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“wine and cheese”(194 reviews)
“tapas restaurant”(114 reviews)
“old san juan”(1,473 reviews)
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Reviewed 21 May 2014

This is the 3rd time we have stayed at the El Convento Hotel. The location is the best in Puerto Rico to be in the Old San Juan Area. Free happy hour in the evening with wine and cheese is a big plus. The outside...More

1  Thank bobseelos
Reviewed 20 May 2014

My husband and I started our first Puerto Rico visit at Hotel El Convento and were blown away by the whole experience. From the start, the staff were incredibly friendly and informative. They were talkative an genuinely interested in you and your stay. We had...More

3  Thank smartang22
Reviewed 18 May 2014

Came here for a Labor Day weekend with my mother and aunt, ladies weekend :) our first time in Puerto Rico, so glad we decided to stay here... Absolutely beautiful, this place is in the center, we were able to do a lot of sight...More

1  Thank Helena V
Reviewed 16 May 2014

My wife and I stayed at El Convento for more than 7 days. This hotel is crucially located in the heart of old San Juan. The moment you enter in to this hotel you are transcended into 16th century Spanish era. It has been beautifully...More

5  Thank Amir S
Reviewed 15 May 2014

Chose to stay the first two nights of our Puerto Rico vacation at Hotel El Convento....could have definitely stayed longer!! Room- Reserved online-- middle of the road not the cheapest, but certainly not the most expensive. Upon arrival we were given a room on the...More

2  Thank brown11
Response from Alfredo A, General Manager at Hotel El ConventoResponded 16 May 2014

Dear Mr. Brown - We are delighted to hear such wonderful feedback about your recent stay at Hotel El Convento. I will surely share your positive remarks with all our staff and hope to once again have the privilege to be of service to you....More

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Certificate of Excellence
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Top amenities
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Pool
Restaurant
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
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Business Centre with Internet Access
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
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Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Outdoor pool
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US$244 - US$482 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#1 Family Hotel in San Juan
#1 Romantic Hotel in San Juan
#1 Business Hotel in San Juan
#2 Luxury Hotel in San Juan
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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US$244 - US$482 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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#1 Family Hotel in San Juan
#1 Romantic Hotel in San Juan
#1 Business Hotel in San Juan
#2 Luxury Hotel in San Juan
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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virginiaviajera
25 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
5 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
26 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 had a “traditional” twin-bedded room, which was good-sized and beautifully decorated, with a sort of..."
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"Rooms on the 1st floor are the best ( 1st floor being one up from the ground floor, so second floor to US..."
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"Ask for a review of the cathedral."
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"Hate to tell because our room was facing trash cans"
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