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2 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

The renovated lobby & bar are quite beautiful. We were also shown updated rooms with new stainless steel appliances during a tour given as part of a timeshare pitch. However our room, 764 was very run down and dirty, and in need of care. We did have a fairly decent view of the ocean. There is a convience store on... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I recently visited ESJ Azul and was quite impressed with the renovations and basically new hotel. The rooms each have a kitchen and are very spacious as well, the view was incredible of the ocean. If you went a few years back, it's a totally different hotel.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Remodeled and they did a fantastic job. I watched the superbowl at the new bar right in the lobby!! Now you can get also get access to the beach from the lobby. Great staff and so helpful. I have been going here every winter for over 30 plus yrs .

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Lobby and staff wonderful,if it weren't for the way the lobby looked and the hospitality of the staff it would be 1 star given our room was disgusting nothing but a musty nasty smell the entire time with a double bed haven't slept in a double bed since a teenager upgrade your rooms get rid of the carpet ,drapes,and bed... More 

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Shippensburg, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First, let me start by saying that as you walk into the hotel it's amazing. White walls and blue lights straight out of a Miami Vice movie. Amenities are great, beach is within walking distance, pool was cool, restaurants within walking distance and very friendly staff. Not a single complaint about the stuff mention above. Second, let's get down to... More 

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Rincon, Puerto Rico
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Hotel Lobby was recently remodeled. The Rooms not to much. Night Music Friday and Saturday. The Restaurant closes early no Dinner available. Available for breakfast and Lunch. Pool was very clean and the service there was very good. Including music and drinks available. Had a bad experience with the underground garage, they told me to enter with my truck... More 

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San Juan, Puerto Rico
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

When arriving to hotel, I met Ruben, who helped with the check in process and he was very cool and went over the amenities included like free parking, breakfast for 2, beach access and pool. I got the keys to my room and had requested double beds and I walked in a seen a king size bed. I went back... More 

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Newnan, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Been coming here for about 25 years on and off. Place was great before the renovations and now is even better! Beach is clean and the Casino is right next door. Can't wait to return later next year! See you then!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Even with renovations being done on parts of the facility, excellent vacation spot. Our stay was a great get away with all the amenities needed to have a wonderful time. I will definitely plan a future trip back to this spot.

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Monterey Peninsula, California
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Let me start with, we are only on our 3rd day of our vacation here in Puerto Rico. I typically wait until we leave to review a place but i am already so frustrated that i am going to review it now. When we walked in the front door, we were thouroughly impressed. The lobby and reception area reminded me... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
ESJ Towers was originally opened in 1975, offering 450 rooms which range from studios to three bedrooms, all providing kitchenettes or full kitchens & laundry facilities in select apartments, making them the largest sized accommodations in the area. It has been an iconic property on the beautiful Isla Verde Beach for 40 years, functioning as a mix of hotel and timeshare resort, with many owners coming to ESJ since the beginning. Starting in June of 2015, ESJ embarked on an ambitious rebranding and renovation of the property to the new ESJ Azul. This included extensive renovation of the lobby, all hallways, restaurant, and the addition of a newbar/lounge, gameroom, and sales center. Already blessed with one of the best locations on the beach in the San Juan area, the new ESJ Azul is truly an amazing testament to good service, spacious and comfortable rooms, and a legacy of excellence that is more apparent than ever. ... more   less 

Additional Information about ESJ Azul

Address: 6165 Ave Isla Verde, Isla Verde, Carolina 00979-5700, Puerto Rico (Formerly ESJ Towers)
Location: Caribbean > Puerto Rico > Carolina > Isla Verde
Price Range: $118 - $230 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — ESJ Azul 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 Azul Puerto Rico/Isla Verde
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#9 On the Beach Hotel in Isla Verde
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