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“Peace & tranquility in the mountains!” 4 of 5 stars
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Parador Villas Sotomayor
3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Car. 123 km 36.6 Int 522 Km 0.2, Adjuntas 00601, Puerto Rico   |  
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Ranked #1 of 2 Hotels in Adjuntas
New York City, New York
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Reviews in 4 cities Reviews in 4 cities
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“Peace & tranquility in the mountains!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2013

I wanted to getaway from the city for a few days. I chose Villas Sotomayor and WOW!!! The place is just medicine for the soul. I rested, ate (very well!) slept, read my favorite book. One of the many things I enjoyed was listening to the sound of the trees as the refreshing mountain breeze caressed them. I read my book while resting in my cozy hammock! Staff is great and very helpful. I bought the package that included the meals, and what a feast I had. Their food is just DELICIOUS!!! I came back transformed into a very happy (not grouchy) relax person. The mountains must have done some magic! So, if you want to really connect with nature and feel better on the inside, go to villas sotomayor for a few days. This is a magical place...if you love the peace & quiet of the mountains and the tranquility of the country~side....

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  • Stayed April 2013, traveled solo
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
Reviews in 6 cities Reviews in 6 cities
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2013

I have stayed at this hotel for twice. We had a great experience. The area is excellent to relax and breath fresh air. This is a family oriented place, but also a great place for couples. Damaris and Luz both frontclerks were helpful. You have to eat at the restaurant and eat "Mofongo" if you are a group ask for the "Mofongo Grande" made with 12 plantains....it is huge!!! You can visit the river whic is walking distance and if you want to see the town, take the tour but request the owner of the hotel to be your guide "Jun" he is a true "jibaro" and humble men. They still have 4 small rooms that are going to be remodeled. Cant wait to go with my wife again!!

  • Stayed March 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2013

I stay at three hotels during my stay and Villas Sotomayor was the cheapest and by far the best of all the hotels visited. The villas are very cleaned, the bed mattresses are almost new, if not brand new. The "parador" is kind of tucked away. Could benefit from additional signage and if you are not familiar with the area don't venture to arrive after dusk. I got lost the first night that arrive and was forced to stay in Ponce. Service is very friendly. And is a great place if you are touring the Ponce area. You could listen to the Coqui (native toad) singing at night. And each villa has a hammock hanging on the porch.You would not get this at big hotels.

  • Stayed April 2012, traveled solo
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2013 via mobile

My wife decided to spend a weekend away from the rush of the city and we couldn't made a better selection. If you're looking for luxury, this is not your place. Although if what you want is a beautiful connection with nature, a place to relax a 100%, the perfect spot to recharge your batteries, this is the PERFECT place!! Only one suggestion, a security officer on a golf car doing some surveillance at night. Everything is so quiet and alone at night by the cabins area that might get kinda scary! Besides that, cleanliness, personal service, food (huge amounts) was perfect! Will most likely be back soon! Special Thanks to Damaris, Luz at reception and the ladies at Las Garzas Restaurant that made our kiddo enjoy every minute!!

  • Stayed March 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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San Juan, Puerto Rico
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2013

We really enjoyed the property, very country. We will definitely come back, but this time with our kids. We notice the place is great for both couples and family with kids. Plenty of activity for the kids all ages. We would like to give a special thanks to Daniel Hernandez. He was very helpful and provided great service. He should be the one managing the place, he is very detail when it comes to servicing guest and resolving guest issues, in which we had quite a few. The workers need a little more training on how to accommodate a guest whom has had issues with there stay. They should remember that with one guest you can either gain 10 more or loose 10.

Room Tip: Do not stay in room #1 the horses bang on the doors all night and you can smell there urine. Also lo...
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  • Stayed January 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 1 of 5 stars Service
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2012

The rooms were small but cozy and clean. Excellent service and the right place to stay and get away from metro life. This is a Parador, not a resort; you must be in that mode to relax and enjoy the grounds.

We'll be back!

  • Stayed December 2012, traveled with friends
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Mayaguez, Puerto Rico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2012 via mobile

We stayed at this wonderful place with a group. The staff is very friendly and courteous. The atmosphere at the restaurant ia laid back.Service might be slow if the restaurant gets crowded. Portions are very generous. The menu includes puertorrican dishes; no gourmet cooking. Don't expect a "five star resort"; it's more a cabin in the woods atmosphere and the cabins are quite rustic though very clean. The room I got (#2) had a small fridge, a microwave oven and a coffee maker. If you're looking for a resort, go somewhere else. I look forward to come back, and keep exploring all the nature around Adjuntas.

  • Stayed December 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Address: Car. 123 km 36.6 Int 522 Km 0.2, Adjuntas 00601, Puerto Rico
Location: Caribbean > Puerto Rico > Adjuntas
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( Wi-Fi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 2 Hotels in Adjuntas
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Parador Villas Sotomayor 3*
Number of rooms: 36
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Parador Villas Sotomayor, the first and the only eco-tourist complex in the mountains of Puerto Rico. Here you can reduce the stress, make your life last longer, and strength your family ties. Our green areas, trees, flowers and open space, makes this a very special place to enjoy and relax with your family and friends. We do our best to make you feel comfortable, just like in home. ... more   less 
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Also Known As:
Parador Villas Sotomayor Hotel Adjuntas
Parador Hotel Adjuntas
Villa Sotomayor
Parador Hotel Sotomayor

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