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Hotel Plaza De Armas

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Calle San Jose 202, San Juan 00907, Puerto Rico
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Ranked #15 of 47 hotels in San Juan
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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Arecibo, Puerto Rico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent hotel in old san juan try it nice hotel,good location, i hope come back again, enjoy the nighs its fully of life, it has many places for drink and eat , very helpful stuff and the location is easy walking.

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Ponce, Puerto Rico
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

While Plaza De Armas is an older hotel, it has charm and character. We were expecting a nice, simple, decent place to stay, but our room was very clean, nice, had a high ceiling (the room felt roomy), and was very comfortable. We really enjoyed our stay there and will stay there when we return. The front desk staff, regardless... More

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centex
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21 reviews 21 reviews
6 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The only reason that this hotel won't rate 5 stars is for the parking situation but that would hold true for every hotel in Old San Juan (OSJ)! Spacious room with high ceilings, comfortable king size bed, adequate closet/bathroom space, and the best part; walking distance to almost everything we wanted to see (or eat) while in OSJ. (And if... More

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New York, NY
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35 reviews 35 reviews
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31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

For the price (which was very, very good) this is a wonderful option. The good: The staff is incredibly friendly and helpful. The beds are comfortable. The location is easy walking distance to whatever you could want to do in Old San Juan, there is a trolley stop right next door. The ok: The interior rooms were fine. Sizable and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great location and frendly service ,the hotel is near old San Juan and there are many places for view and enjoy and the nights it fully of life,yo can walk old town and find many places for drink and eat.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice hotel , good location , very helpful stuff and beautiful city ...hope to come back once ...........................................................................................................

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Houston, Texas
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

June 2014. Being in the center of Old San Juan, this hotel is extremely convenient to explore the area. The hotel was clean, great service (Kevin was very helpful!), great A/C, and the general architecture was unique. We would definitely stay here again. There was no need for a car during the days we stayed in Old SJ as everything... More

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Ceiba, Puerto Rico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

In the Center of everything in the Old SJ...very clean all around the hotel...Café spot next to the lobby is economical, great service and taste... Very Fast Check In and Check Out...Great A/C and hot water...Staff are very friendly and especially Pedro was very helpful...I definitely would return to get away, shop and explore !!! PS Parking is not hotels... More

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La Jolla CA
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was here for a conference, but visit often. If you are traveling on a budget but want to be close to the nightlife this is the best place. I got a great deal on Hotwire. Super clean, friendly staff, room is well equipped and AC is cold. Interesting building with classic architecture. Room had small single bed and no... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Jan. 2014 my husband and I went to San Juan, Puerto Rico to catch our cruise ship for our honeymoon. We stayed here the night before we sailed. The location was great its right up the street from bars and restaurants literally walking distance a block and a half. They were still working on the cafe in their hotel but... More

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Address: Calle San Jose 202, San Juan 00907, Puerto Rico
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Location: Caribbean > Puerto Rico > San Juan
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel Plaza De Armas 2*
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Also Known As:
Howard Johnson Plaza De Armas
Howard Johnson San Juan
Howard Johnson Old San Juan
San Juan Howard Johnson

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Welcome to Hotel Plaza De Armas, located in Old San Juan, Puerto Rico. Hotel Plaza De Armas is for travelers looking to be in the heart of Old San Juan, our hotel is in a coveted location in the historic quarter. Hotel Plaza de Armas is a delightfully captivating colonial style hotel in the heart of picturesque Old San Juan, a city as rich in history as it is in culture. The blue cobblestone streets of the old city sprawl out in every direction and world-class shopping, dining and entertainment abounds. The hotel's Spanish colonial-inspired lounge is decorated in rich red and gold with warm lighting and leather couches.A completely unique location highlights spectacular views of the Plaza De Armas and puts you mere cobblestones away from 16th century Spanish fortresses, fascinating museums and art galleries. We are just a block away from the Cathedral of San Juan Bautista. The Cathedral of San Juan Bautista is a Roman Catholic cathedral in Old San Juan, Puerto Rico.The cathedral is one of the oldest buildings in San Juan, and is the second oldest cathedral in the Western Hemisphere. Construction of Cathedral San Juan began began in 1521.[1]The cathedral contains the tomb of the Spanish explorer and settlement founder Juan Ponce de León.The 50 rooms at the Hotel Plaza De Armas are wrapped around a spacious inner courtyard. They're clean and modest with simple touches such as wood wardrobes, headboards and nightstands, and stainless steel lamps. All rooms have clock radios, coffeemakers, iron and ironing board, hairdryer, in-room safe and a television with cable. Suites have floor-to-ceiling shutters that open for views of the cobblestone streets. Some suites have small refrigerators and sofa beds. The modest standard rooms have no windows. Suites have windows overlooking the historic district. Hotel Plaza De Armas also offers high-speed Internet access.From its uniquely Spanish-colonial architecture to its comforting in-room amenities, the Hotel Plaza De Armas PR offers guests the perfect blend of Old World charm and New World elegance. We are just a walking distance from the City Hall (Alcaldia) of Old San Juan and right next to an 18th century building where you can find the Department of State. Also we have a trolley stop right outside our door .We look forward to welcoming you at Hotel Plaza De Armas! ... more   less 
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