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Mont Caribe Guesthouse

2.5 of 5 Calle Ismael Rivera # 56 | Ocean Park, San Juan 00911, Puerto Rico
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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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Guaynabo, Puerto Rico
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My experience at the Mont Caribe Guest House was good. For the price it was very good. The property needs some work but you are on a island near the ocean and near night life so it didn't really bother me.The owner Fernando is very nice and respectful towards his guest.If you're lookin for a vacation on a budget than... More

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Adelaide, Australia
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127 reviews 127 reviews
47 hotel reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were warmly welcomed to the hotel. Fernando is a nice guy who seems like he genuinely does care for guests here. On arrival into our room, we were greeted by a big cockroach... Fernando quickly tried to hide this and dispose of it. The same happened when we used another room later during our stay - there is obviously... More

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

Our friends from Australia that stayed in the guest house for two nights are right in some aspects. It was a very bad day for us here and for the Ocean Park community. There was a shut down in the water system, which meant we didn't have water for almost one day. About 25,000 people didn't have water in this... More

Puerto Rico
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

This is a Great spot to stay when you're on vacation on a budget.The owner Fernando is a nice person with great hospitality.Always looks out for his guest.The rooms here comes with more then i expected,which is a good thing.Very clean and quiet...Another thing i like about this guesthouse location is that on one street is a tourist area and... More

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3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014 via mobile

Great little place in the perfect, I stress perfect location.. Some say it's in a dodgy area but it's seriously not I think these people are just too cautious. The manager Fernando is a great guy and very helpful. Even offered a lift to the airport which was cheaper then the taxi. The place is not luxury but for the... More

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Denver, Colorado
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32 reviews 32 reviews
10 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

When we got to Coqui, Fernando, the manager, greeted us by name and took us on a tour of the area, letting us know where to go and where to avoid. He was extremely friendly! The place was much larger than expected which was nice and the property was gated. The property was clean and very cute. The property was... More

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North Bergen, New Jersey, United States
12 reviews 12 reviews
7 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

In a nutshell - First time in San Juan, on a budget with my girlfriend - looking to soak up the sun in a centric area = FOUND IT! Stayed at Mont Caribe this past week, and I am astonished by the warm welcome from the Hotel Manager - Fernando, great guy extremely helpful. Room - Our room had two... More

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Cortland, New York
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54 reviews 54 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
2 reviews
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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15 hotel reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
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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New York
3 reviews 3 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
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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Address: Calle Ismael Rivera # 56 | Ocean Park, San Juan 00911, Puerto Rico
Location: Caribbean > Puerto Rico > San Juan
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Mont Caribe Guesthouse 2.5*
Number of rooms: 22
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