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Royal Isabela

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396 Ave Noel Estrada, Isabela 00662, Puerto Rico
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Dallas, Texas
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37 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I recently stayed at the Royal Isabela while traveling in Puerto Rico. For anyone familiar with travel outside of San Juan or Ponce, there are very few really nice places to stay on the west side of the island. We had wanted to visit the Rio Camuy Cave for some time, and this was the place we chose to stay... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were on our honeymoon and got the casita 13 which offered the most privacy. Loved the casita, the large bathroom with the soaking tub, the outdoor shower and the plunge pool. The room was very well appointed and our stay was very comfortable. Being a vegetarian, I got great food - custom off-the-menu dishes! I should say I got... More 

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Paolo R, General Manager at Royal Isabela, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write such an inspiring review. We’re honored that your stay with us was everything you expected and more. It is our pleasure to ensure that all our guests feel like they’ve entered a welcoming and protected place. We intend to safeguard this natural sanctuary for future generations to enjoy as well. We truly... More 

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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed at this property last week, coming from NYC, for a relaxing long weekend, some golf and beach time. Royal Isabella is further away from the airport than I was expecting, nearly 2 hours. But the property itself is beautiful. The rooms are small homes called Casitas and they are spectacular. I've stayed in luxury hotels around the world... More 

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Paolo R, General Manager at Royal Isabela, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful and thoughtful review. Every guest who writes about their outstanding experience helps us renew our commitment to making Royal Isabela a unique and unrivaled experience, and reinforces our vows to keep it as a pristine and beautiful haven for all our members and visitors to enjoy today, as well as for the generations to come.... More 

Tampa, Florida
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25 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent a couple days at Royal Isabela. I have stayed in 100s of hotels and this is the nicest one I have ever stayed in. Bahia Beach is a closed second but this place is out of this world. We stayed at casita #12 and the view was spectacular. You get your own little pool; what's better than that.... More 

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Paolo R, General Manager at Royal Isabela, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful and thoughtful review. Every guest who writes about their outstanding experience helps us renew our commitment to making Royal Isabela a unique and unrivaled experience, and reinforces our vows to keep it as a pristine and beautiful haven for all our members and visitors to enjoy today, as well as for the generations to come.... More 

Wilmington, Delaware
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7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited Royal Isabela for the first time in Feb of 2014 and could not WAIT to return, which we did in June of this year... Bringing 2 couples with us. During our first stay, we occupied Casita #4 and this time, we had the pleasure to stay in Casita #13. I would like to make a special mention of... More 

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Paolo R, General Manager at Royal Isabela, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write such an inspiring review. We’re honored that your second stay with us was everything you expected and more. It is our pleasure to ensure that all our guests feel like they’ve entered a welcoming and protected place. We intend to safeguard this natural sanctuary for future generations to enjoy as well. We... More 

San Diego, CA
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed in one of the 20 plus very private casitas and I would be surprised if any of the casitas did not have an awesome ocean views. When this property is complete in addition to its already completed golf course with Torrey Pines California ocean views it will have 20 plus one or greater acre home sites (only two... More 

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Paolo R, General Manager at Royal Isabela, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful and thoughtful review. Every guest who writes about their outstanding experience helps us renew our commitment to making Royal Isabela a unique and unrivaled experience, and reinforces our vows to keep it as a pristine and beautiful haven for all our members and visitors to enjoy today, as well as for the generations to come.... More 

Forest Hills, New York
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We like to find gorgeous smaller venues off the beaten path, with excellent rooms and restaurants. Royal Isabella was a home run. Not only was it breathtakingly beautiful (views and amenities which a great bar, restaurant, golf course, personal beach and each villa includes a personal pool/ jacuzzi) but we fell in love w/ the staff and the way the... More 

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Paolo R, General Manager at Royal Isabela, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful and thoughtful review. Every guest who writes about their outstanding experience helps us renew our commitment to making Royal Isabela a unique and unrivaled experience, and reinforces our vows to keep it as a pristine and beautiful haven for all our members and visitors to enjoy today, as well as for the generations to come.... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We spend a day over and I tried to make profit of it the most I could. It was so beautiful, private, comfy, the most romantic escape I've ever been. Totally recommended. The exclusivity, the people, the food, the view (impressive), it is a must see.

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Paolo R, General Manager at Royal Isabela, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful and thoughtful review. Every guest who writes about their outstanding experience helps us renew our commitment to making Royal Isabela a unique and unrivaled experience, and reinforces our vows to keep it as a pristine and beautiful haven for all our members and visitors to enjoy today, as well as for the generations to come.... More 

Jacksonville, Florida
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4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

We travel a lot, so we tend to expect more. From the moment we walked in, we fell in love with the place. My husband and I were here on our honeymoon and the staff and management did everything they could to make our stay enjoyable and special. We stayed in Casita 3 and it's beautiful. We had a great... More 

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Paolo R, General Manager at Royal Isabela, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write such an inspiring review. We’re honored that your stay with us was everything you expected and more. It is our pleasure to ensure that all our guests feel like they’ve entered a welcoming and protected place. We intend to safeguard this natural sanctuary for future generations to enjoy as well. We truly... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015 via mobile

Came by to see what this place has to offer for my next vacation in Puerto Rico. Met a lovely young lady by the name of Sumayra Padin. She gave my boyfriend and I a tour of the property and gave us plenty of information to assist us in making a decision that on our next trip to the beautiful... More 

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Paolo R, General Manager at Royal Isabela, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful and thoughtful review. Every guest who writes about their outstanding experience helps us renew our commitment to making Royal Isabela a unique and unrivaled experience, and reinforces our vows to keep it as a pristine and beautiful haven for all our members and visitors to enjoy today, as well as for the generations to come.... More 

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