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Numero Uno Guest House

1 Santa Ana Street | Ocean Park, San Juan 00911, Puerto Rico
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Ranked #9 of 24 San Juan B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 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 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Rio Grande, Puerto Rico
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I'm a local and I work at the hotel industry so I wanted something smaller and cozy for our anniversary. I decided to reserved 3 days and 2 nights at this cute guest house and I'm so happy I did. Between the extremely fast check-in, the cleanliness of the room, the beautiful beach, perfect location for restaurants and the amazing... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

After staying at "chain" hotels around the island and experiencing resort fees, long waits for the elevator and a crowded pool I decided to branch out a bit and try something different. This was the best decision I could have made! The folks at Numero Uno are awesome, it's like visiting a family member's beach house...The staff is very accommodating... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

I cannot say enough about this place!!! I chose Numero Uno because it was not in the tourist area. I've stayed at 3 of the big hotels in the Condado and decided I wanted to stay away from the tourist traps. The food, the beach, the service is all top notch.I have to give a big shoud out to David.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

I'm sitting on the beach, having a FREE continental breakfast, watching the turquoise Caribbean waters lap the shoreline. I've been coming here on business and staying at numero uno nearly 10 years. Can't over-sell this place. It's small, quaint, peaceful with a hospitable and warm staff. It's not the Ritz, but that's not what I'm looking for. If you want... More

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Lawrence, Kansas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

I can not give enough praise on our favorite place to stay in San Juan. Year after year, the owners and their staff always take excellent care of us. This year we decided to get an apartment over at the adjacent property. It was a perfect little apartment with a kitchenette. Our neighbor staying in the apartment next to us... More

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Furlong, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

Labored over where to stay near San Juan after five days of birdwatching. Chose Numero Uno Guesthouse and was not disappointed. Beautiful old house literally on the beach. No crowds. No waiting for an elevator. Staff most friendly and eager to do anything to ensure your stay is perfect. (Kudos to Eva, Michael, David and others whose names I didn't... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

We recently spent one night pre-cruise at Numero Uno. It's in Ocean Park right on the beach, about midway between the airport and Old San Juan. Our room wasn't ready, but our luggage was stored in the office. We opted to have lunch on the beach at the connected restaurant. We had a beautiful table right on the beach under... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2014

Third time at Numero Uno and can't say enough about how wonderful a time we had!! The staff is friendly and very attentive. When on the beach brought out lunch and drinks. Food was delicious. Beautiful place with great views. Clean room and when needed extra towels and sheets were promptly taken care of. Penthouse my favorite, very private, quiet... More

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Seattle, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2014

If you are looking to get away from the large hotels in San Juan and stay in a quiet hotel next to a beautiful beach this hotel is for you. The only negative is that the check in time is rather late, 4 pm, and we were not given access to our room until around 3pm.

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

Great location! It was quiet and relaxing. A good place for couples. I just wanted to stay at a smaller place. I saw all the good reviews on tripadvisor. There are restaurants walking distance from the B&B. I felt it was a safe area to stay. Loved it!

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Address: 1 Santa Ana Street | Ocean Park, San Juan 00911, Puerto Rico
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Location: Caribbean > Puerto Rico > San Juan
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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Beach Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Numero 1 Guest House features a sun terrace with swimming pool, free continental breakfast and free Wi-Fi throughout. It is located directly on Ocean Park Beach and 3 km from Condado Lagoon.Decorated in a contemporary style, the air-conditioned rooms offer garden or sea views. Each room has a ceiling fan, safe, private bathroom and flat-screen cable TV with HBO. Rooms also feature an alarm clock and wake-up service.The on-site Pamela's restaurant offers tropical décor, beachfront dining and award-winning Caribbean cuisine. Breakfast buffet, special diet menus and room service are also available.Activities such as canoeing, diving, fishing, hiking and horse riding can be arranged by Numero 1 Guest House. There is also a concierge service.This property is 10 minutes’ drive from Old San Juan Historic Centre and from Las Américas Shopping Centre. Luis Muñoz Marín International Airport is 7 km away. ... more   less 
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