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Hotel El Convento

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  • Average4%
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  • Terrible1%
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Reviewed 24 July 2014

My husband and I stayed here in June. The hotel definitely has that "old world" feel. We loved our room. It was nicely decorated. I thought it was a bit small, but I realize we are in an old convent. We booked a double deluxe...More

2  Thank buffettsgirl
Reviewed 23 July 2014

My family has had the good fortune to stay at El Convento for two weddings within the span of 14 months. We had super service both times we were there. The staff could not be more friendly and helpful. We especially enjoyed the superb service...More

2  Thank Airwoodman
Reviewed 23 July 2014

Historic building in old San Juan, originally a nunnery, the church is across the cobblestone street. I have stayed here 40 times, over the years, starting in the late '60's. The outside looks much the same; but the inside has been brought into the present....More

3  Thank 387indy
Response from Alfredo A, General Manager at Hotel El ConventoResponded 23 July 2014

Dear Guest - Thank you for making Hotel El Convento your home away from home. We are already looking forward to your 41st stay! We will make it special. Best regards, Alfredo Arroyo aarroyo@elconvento.com

Reviewed 23 July 2014

We very much enjoyed our stay at Hotel El Convento. It's in a great location, walking distance to pretty much everything in Old San Juan. Our room was very clean, the beds were comfortable, and the air conditioning worked great. The hotel staff was fantastic...More

1  Thank rwj999
Reviewed 21 July 2014

Loved this hotel, it's in a convenient location. Pricing is reasonable, beautiful historic building, Staff is accommodating and friendly. Definitely recommend staying at El Convento if you are visiting Old San Juan.

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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
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Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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US$236 - US$512 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#1 Business Hotel in San Juan
#1 Family Hotel in San Juan
#1 Romantic Hotel in San Juan
#2 Luxury Hotel in San Juan
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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US$236 - US$512 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#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
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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
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Response from Ruth O | Reviewed this property |
No. Hotel El Convento Never stopped operations.
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"All rooms have a great view, very good a/c, very quiet."
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"We selected a deluxe room and were upgraded to a Suite. Our room looked into the inner courtyard and was..."
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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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