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CasaBlanca Hotel

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   316 Fortaleza St. | Old San Juan, San Juan 00901, Puerto Rico
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Ranked #6 of 47 hotels in San Juan
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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San Francisco, California
15 reviews 15 reviews
8 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

This review is about the hotel bar, not the hotel itself. If you have a friend or two with you, ask for a shot called the Lamborghini. You won't regret it. The bartenders are extra friendly... And they really know their stuff.

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Washington DC
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29 reviews 29 reviews
22 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Just returned from a weekend in San Juan and stayed at this little gem in the heart of old San Juan. All in all a great place if you want to avoid the beach hotels and experience this part of San Juan at its finest. Location; Smack dab in the middle of the historical old San Juan. Easy 10-15 minute... More

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Birmingham, Alabama
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95 reviews 95 reviews
23 hotel reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

From the moment you walk in the door you know you have made the right choice. The friendliness of the staff, especially Joyce Oller, made you feel right at home. The location is unbeatable and the uniqueness of the hotel from the film of Casablanca showing, to the artwork, give you a change from the cookie cutter hotel chains, and... More

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Joyce O, Manager at CasaBlanca Hotel, responded to this review

Dear sae, Well I am speechless! Thank you so much for your kind words, I was a little nervous because we had been in contact prior to your arrival about you reading all the good reviews and it clearly sets the bar high. Thank you again for taking the time to write about us and also for remembering my name.... More

Goodlettsville, Tennessee, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here recently,and I loved it. It was clean,the staff was always extrememly helpful,and the location can't be beat! It is located in the heart of Old San Juan. Our room was a bit small,about the size of a bedroom in a regular sized house,and the bathroom was also small. But really,how much time do you spend in the... More

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East Lansing, Michigan
16 reviews 16 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had a high expectation for this place. Location is unbeatable--located right in the downtown area and in a walking distance to both historical forts. All I only need was a taxi from the airport to the hotel to start my journey. Hotel decoration is so beautiful. Though the room is quite small--only 1 king bed, it has everything I... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place had a great location in the heart of old San juan. We had a balcony room and we loved it! The room was clean and the hotel had so much personality. We would love to return this location and spend a few more days exploring this town. Great hospitality also!!!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel is beautiful nice antiques threw out the hotel the Resturant inside makes good breakfast. Only thing I didn't like there was no hair dryer in the rooms no cloths iron and the room was a little small. Other then that it was ok. But if u want the old rustic feel this is the place.

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Denver, Colorado
4 reviews 4 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wow we stumbled upon this quaint little boutique hotel while exploring Old San Juan Puerto Rico, and wow what an amazing place! The decor is lovely, the smell intoxicating, and the rooftop has turn of the century, stone tubs! Architecturally interesting, charming, rooms, awesome staff. Although we were staying at another resort, we stole away for a night anyway. Also... More

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Joyce O, Manager at CasaBlanca Hotel, responded to this review

Dear MRedenius, How spontaneous of you! We are blessed to have guests like you walk through our doors. It was such a pleasure to talk to you both, thank you for making our job so enjoyable. We hope to see you back soon with family and friends. Enjoy the remaining of your much deserved resort vacation! All the best, Joyce... More

Redwood City, California, United States
15 reviews 15 reviews
7 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here for 4 days. The hotel and room were cute. A nice change from the chain hotels. There were a few things in the room that needed to be fixed up, but nothing major. The ac wasn't super effective and we were on the third floor so it was a bit muggy in the room but not too... More

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Joyce O, Manager at CasaBlanca Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Elise, Thank you so much for trusting us for your vacation stay! We are constantly working to improve and make each room worthy of your selection. We should probably mention someone who over the past 290 reviews so far has been unnoticed "Jesus", our handyman. Of boy what would we do without him...? He is the one who day... More

Cary, North Carolina
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a great place in Old San Juan. Loved the bathtubs on the roof! It's great to go up there at night and see the city lights. This hotel is full of style and character. Our room was super romantic, very clean, and surprisingly bright, given that there was no window (there was a skylight in the shower). Would... More

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Joyce O, Manager at CasaBlanca Hotel, responded to this review

Dear BVI203, Thank you so very much for your fabulous review! We are so happy to hear you had a romantic stay with us and that you enjoyed the city lights from our terrace. We have just closed the terrace for renovations this week, we hope the outcome is even greater and that it brings joy to everyone that visits... More

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Address: 316 Fortaleza St. | Old San Juan, San Juan 00901, Puerto Rico
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Location: Caribbean > Puerto Rico > San Juan
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — CasaBlanca Hotel 3.5*
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CasaBlanca is a walk-up (no elevator) Boutique Hotel with 32 guestrooms with a lot of character and a personalized experience. We want you to love San Juan as much as we do by making sure your stay is pleasant and memorable. The structure is Spanish from the 1900's therefore rooms are mid to small sized, air conditioned and impeccable. Our beds are comfortable and equipped with microfiber linens and Hypoallergenic pillows, our bathrooms are small but private and unique, with amenities from the organic brand - Archive - to microfiber towels. Please ask front desk for complimentary items you might have forgotten to pack. Also available are: iron, steamer, hairdryer, 24 hrs water, coffee and ice. Cafe Americain conveniently located in the lobby serves a delicious breakfast every morning from 7 - 10 am while streaming our favorite Hollywood movie CasaBlanca. All our guests receive 20% discount. Restaurant offers a lunch menu selection of local cuisine as well as light options as sandwiches and salads. Diner is informal and only open Thur-Sat with the best "comida Criolla"in town. Our Sun Deck offers guests a memorable experience with magical views of Old San Juan, watch the cruises as they disappear into the bay or enjoy the historical views of San Cristobal Fort next to the open Caribbean Sea. From tanning to reading, enjoy our comfortable lounge chairs, as well as our stone bathtubs provided for a deep relaxation in fresh water at your own desired temperature and time as it is open 24 hrs. Everything from our menu is available with one quick call to guest services from our service phone. Still worried about catching up with friends and family or posting your recent vacation pictures online, or maybe send a late work related email, not a problem, our high speed Internet is available everywhere in Hotel grounds. We are a smoke free, environmentally friendly, historically preserved Hotel where you will find a smiley face where ever you go! ... more   less 
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