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Mont Caribe Guesthouse

Calle Ismael Rivera # 56 | Ocean Park, San Juan 00911, Puerto Rico
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Ranked #12 of 24 San Juan B&B and Inns
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014
williamd_us Cortland, New York
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Cortland, New York
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52 reviews 52 reviews
20 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

I travel alone a lot, in addition to being a very healthy eater, so I tend to take a place with a kitchenette to avoid the restaurants. When I checked in, I had been upgraded to a large apartment with two bedrooms. Many slats of glass were missing from the Florida windows and wooden blinds were missing the controls to... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

If you want fancy and lots of service - this is not for you. However, if you want basic comfortable accommodations, prices you can't beat, awesome location, few tourists, and a wonderful host - you can't go wrong with Mont Caribe.

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New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

I was pleased to stay at Mont Caribe. The guesthouse is conveniently located in the middle of Ocean Park, next to many restaurants, bars and the 24/7 Walgreens. The rooms are clean and the management helpful and friendly. I will definitely go back.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2013

Two years ago at a crossroads of sorts, I hopped a plane and decided Puerto Rico was the place for me. After visiting this paradise for 14 years, this time I was finally moving there. I booked a month @Mont Caribe Guesthouse as a temporary stop. Fernando, the Owner, responded positively to my request to “take care of me.” Upon... More

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Phoenix, Arizona, United States
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2013

My girlfriend and I just got back from a perfect 6 day Puerto Rican vacation during which we stayed at Mont Caribe and had an exceptional experience. When we started booking our vacation we had a very limited budget. At the time that we were comparing places to stay, Mont Caribe had both the best price and the best reviews.... More

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Chicago, Illinois, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2013

My friends and I just returned from a six night stay at the Mont Caribe guest house. The owner Fernando was fantastic and very hospitable and helpful. The place was just perfect for the six of us, not to mention very economical. It had two bedrooms, two bathrooms with plenty of sleeping arrangements for the six of us, along with... More

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2013

I stood at Mont Caribe for a week with my 11 yr old daughter. When we arrived to the guesthouse Fernando greeted us with a typical warm Puerto Rican welcome! He was top class! Our original room had a problem with the air conditioner and he told us that he switched our room for us at no charge, we stood... More

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Orlando, Florida
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2013

Very bad experience what you see online it's totally different when you get there..It's not a good area the only thing good is close to the beach and the Rest Kabala is wonderful the food.But as far the Mgr and the staff there are not friendly no help at all. When I arrived they give me 2 towels and forget... More

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vacationSanJuan, Manager at Mont Caribe Guesthouse, responded to this review

Very respectfully we'd like to say that we don't understand why Ms. Santos is unhappy with MontCaribe service. First, she made a reservation for one date but didn't show. After that, she changed the reservation dates like two times. We always honored her deposit and we never charged anything extra...Two times I gave free transportation to her and her elderly... More

Keene, New Hampshire
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4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2013

We just got back from a 6 night stay at mont caribe. We stayed in room 2, which was a 2 bed 2 bath unit. My only issue was that there was not an actual kitchen, just a fridge and a microwave. Fernando, who is an amazing host, was wonderful to us. For what it is, it is worth the... More

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Tortola
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3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2013

First I have to say that the owner Fernando is Top Class with being accommodating. Ocean Park is ideal for your stay because of its proximity to the airport (7-10 minutes drive) and Condado, Old San Juan and other nearby attractions. I truly felt like home staying there a month and I know other guests will stay the same. Walgreens... More

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Address: Calle Ismael Rivera # 56 | Ocean Park, San Juan 00911, Puerto Rico
Location: Caribbean > Puerto Rico > San Juan
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
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Beach Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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