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ESJ Towers

3.5 of 5 6165 Isla Verde Ave., Isla Verde, Carolina, Puerto Rico
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Santa Rosa, California
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2011

This is an old hotel that used to be part of El San Juan a Waldorf Astoria property. Not it is run as it's own hotel with some rooms having private ownership. It's lobby, elevators, and aesthetics are like walking into three decades ago but for the price it is a perfect location in the Isla Verde area. Isla verde... More

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Queens, NY
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2011

We were offered by a family member to stay at the ESJ Towers because they couldn't make the trip and would lose their week for the timeshare. We were very excited to go but a little apprehensive about staying here because of the reviews we had seen. The reviews were spot on, the facility is really outdated and our room... More

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Clifton, New Jersey
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21 reviews 21 reviews
9 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2011

Once again I booked my stay with Chana @ the ESJ Towers and was Great like always,1 Bedroom OceanView with own Parking spot

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New York City, New York
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2011

This is a place next to a great place to stay! El San Juan Hotel is right next door and is a great place to stay with a great pool and a great bar and great food. On the other hand ESJ Towers was outdated, old, dungy, gloomy etc... Nothing Carribean about this place. Thankfully we had friends at ElSan... More

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Montgomery, Alabama, USA
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55 reviews 55 reviews
29 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2011

Back in Puerto Rico on business and stayed at our contracted lodging for this location. The ESJ Towers is in dire need of a renovation. Everything in the hotel is dated. The decor is like something from a 60s film. The staff is pleasant and helpful but the pool area and the guest rooms are dilapidated.

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Arizona
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2011

Many summers my family stayed at the hotel when i was a little girl.After many years i was looking forward to revive my memories and start a tradition with my niece and nephew .At check in, my niece wanted a high fllor ..we were denied. The lady claim it was the only room available(555)...I told her i'm a light sleeper... More

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San Antonio, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2011

If you are spoiled by the luxury of the Grand Mayan, Grand Bliss, and the all-inclusive Palace Premier resorts (5- and 6-star resorts), then you are in for quite a shock when you enter ESJ Towers at San Juan, Puerto Rico. Unless you are able to make immediate, effective changes, simply, take a deep breath and make the best out... More

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Desoto
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2011

My wife and I stayed at the ESJ Towers during our visit to Puerto Rico. The ESJ towers is not a hotel, but apartments and time-shared condominiums. Unlike many of the hotels on the Strip, the Waldor San Juan, The Ritz and others, ESJ Towers (a little dated) are not luxyury suites, but the towers are clean, well kept and... More

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Denver, Colorado
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2011

Our vacation was for 2 weeks here at ESJ. I was extremely disappointed with the whole experience here. The property is in a prime location, however it is not being maintained. Their focus is on low cost, and because of that, the quality of the resort is severely lacking. We have owned at various locations for over 25 years and... More

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Brooklyn, NY
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2011

Stayed for a week and if it was not for tripadvisor, I probably would not have gotten a room with a view on the upper floors as per other reviewers. Do ask for a QUIET room with a VIEW, preferably on the upper floors (above 8) and in the odd numbered rooms. I was on the 12th floor and the... More

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Address: 6165 Isla Verde Ave., Isla Verde, Carolina, Puerto Rico
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Location: Caribbean > Puerto Rico > Carolina > Isla Verde
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — ESJ Towers 3.5*
Number of rooms: 451
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Also Known As:
Esj Towers Hotel Isla Verde
Esj Hotel Carolina
Esj Tower San Juan
El San Juan Towers
Esj Towers San Juan
San Juan Towers Hotel
San Juan Hotel Esj Towers
ESJ Towers Puerto Rico/Isla Verde

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