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Hotel El Convento

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100 Cristo St | Old San Juan, San Juan 00901, Puerto Rico
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  • Cleanliness
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St. Louis, MO
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62 reviews 62 reviews
17 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed at Hotel El Convento for a night pre-cruise. I've always wanted to stay here. This beautiful old world hotel has a great location in Old San Juan. This hotel has the perfect location to explore OSJ. We had a 2 double bed room with a Juliette balcony on the 2nd floor overlooking the Cathedral and courtyard in front... More 

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Houston, TX
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57 reviews 57 reviews
28 hotel reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This hotel is cute and has so much charm. Rooms open up into a middle inside open-air courtyard. Staff was excellent. They have a wine happy hour at 6pm. We had a deluxe room that had the louver doors that opened up to a Juliet balcony, but not much of a view- just a side street. My only complaint is... More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Stayed with my husband! Our bedroom: -Super clean -Awesome interior balcony (romantic^2) -Extraordinary atmosphere -Very, very comfortable bed The hotel: -Fabulous location -Has wonderful vibes -Super friendly and attentive staff -Beautiful

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Holly Springs, North Carolina
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14 reviews 14 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We had the pleasure of a one night stay in Old San Juan at the Convento. It's old world charm, unique layout with the open courtyard and easy access to the city was perfect! We enjoyed tapas for dinner & breakfast in the courtyard, both were pleasing experiences. I would recommend this hotel as a place to enjoy it's history,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The staff of El Convento is extremely kind and helpful. After a day touring and a relaxing, well-made drink at the hotel bar, the diligent and very kind bellman got us a taxi in the pouring rain. We will not make the mistake of staying at a different hotel on our next visit.

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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We wanted to stay in the heart of Old San Juan for this trip, and this hotel didn't disappoint. Other reviews have spoken about the history of the hotel, so I won't rehash that here. I really loved our room (304). We chose a double deluxe, and the room was perfect. Large, high ceilings, extremely comfortable beds--the sheets were so... More 

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Hotel El Convento, an old convent, is located in the heart of Old San Juan. The rooms are smaller, but cozy and well kept, and offer a walk in entrance corridor with a closet and fridge that seals your cool room's air conditioning in the bedroom while allowing you to enjoy the cloistered interior hallways. We'd sit for hours on... More 

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Lansing, Michigan
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Old San Juan is beautiful and very special, and El Convento echoes that impression. The hotel is a destination in itself. With only 56 rooms, the hotel is intimate and friendly. The art and architecture add to the feeling of being in a very special place. Some might say that the hotel is showing a bit of wear from its... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Hotel El Convento is located next to the San Juan Cathedral and near Fortaleza Street. The surrounding area is fun and lively. It's a cute historic hotel- a nice place for a drink if you happen to pass by. It's definitely a gem in the heart of Old San Juan!

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Tampa, Florida
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71 reviews 71 reviews
15 hotel reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Be aware of the check in time at this hotel and plan accordingly. If your room is not ready, have the hotel hold your luggage and go out exploring the old historic city, or eat a late lunch . There are maps to guide you available at the hotel. We returned to the hotel around 3: 30 pm and our... More 

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