Activities in Condado

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Condado is known as the trendy, high-end resort area of the San Juan metropolitan area.  Although not as busy as San Juan itself, there is still a liveliness about the town.  Shopping in Condado focuses on luxury goods in a mall setting but at low prices, pampering is a top priority at the area spas, and nightlife shines with a few casinos located on hotel property.  Other activities easily accessed in Condado include snorkeling and diving, fishing, and tennis. 

Diving

Condado Diving

Condado is located on the edges of the San Juan metropolis, granting divers the easy access to the tourist-centered tours and services, without the heavy traffic and the oppotunity to find a more localized provider.

You'll find 4 dive services and a small number of interesting dive sites in the area. To reach our detailed guide to diving in this area, click here.

Fishing

Puerto Rico Fishing

Also known as "Blue Marlin" Alley, sports-fishermen flock to the Condado area in hopes of catching the prized marlin.

If there are some fishing fanatics traveling with you, they'll be pleased to know they can go fishing with one of the 5 charter operators in this area. To visit our full guide to deep sea fishing, see this page.

Golf

Hoping to play golf during your vacation? There are a pair of golf courses in the area. The courses in the area are Fort Buchanan Golf Club and Río Bayamón Golf Course. All you have to do is click on the name of the course for detailed information about the course. Anyone who needs to find out more concerning golf courses throughout San Juan can do so on this page.

Sailing and Boating

Additional information about area firms that can enable you to spend some time out on the open water can be found below.

Boating Opportunities In And Around Condado
Name Phone Location
Castillo Tours (787) 791-6195 2.3 mi. East of Central Condado
Sail Old San Juan (787) 340-7567 Miramar, 0.9 mi. West of Central Condado
Sail San Juan Bay (787) 667-7778 Viejo San Juan, 1.9 mi. West of Central Condado
San Juan Water Tours (787) 624-6295 Viejo San Juan, 2.2 mi. West of Central Condado

If you're interested in learning about charter operators and area marinas see this page.

Shopping

Stella Nolasco Boutique Atelier

If there are some foks who enjoy exploring new shops in your group, they're not totally out of luck -- there are at least 69 retailers in this area. To reach our full guide to shopping in and around Condado, check out this page.

Sightseeing

Museo de arte de Puerto Rico

Another great activity for visitors is to enjoy the area's sights and natural beauty. The area's sights include 7 historic sites and various other attractions of interest to visitors For a more detailed look at this specific topic, read this guide, which discusses area sightseeing opportunities and attractions.

Details concerning a firm that will help you enjoy some local sightseeing can be seen right below.

Sightseeing Services In And Around Condado
Name Type Phone Location
Atlantic San Juan Tours Excursions and Sightseeing Service (787) 644-9841 2.8 mi. Southeast of Central Condado
Aventuras Tierra Adentro Nature Tourism Service (787) 766-0470 3.4 mi. South of Central Condado
Castillo Travel & Tours Excursions and Sightseeing Service (787) 791-6195 2.3 mi. East of Central Condado
Johnny Tours Excursions and Sightseeing Service (787) 717-5344 Ocean Park
Pandora Tour Puerto Rico Excursions and Sightseeing Service (347) 414-0228 3.9 mi. East of Central Condado
Rico Suntours Inc Travel and Tour Operators (787) 722-2080 Ocean Park

Snorkeling

Atlantic San Juan Tours

If spending some time snorkeling sounds like fun there's good news -- you'll have the chance during your vacation in Condado. Click to view our extended discussion of snorkeling opportunities.

Spas

Relaxing in a spa might be one of the highlights of your entire vacation. Finding a spa that you'll like shouldn't be hard, since there are 5 spas that operate in this area. Anyone needing to get more details concerning this topic can do so here.

Tennis

Caribe Hilton

If you enjoy playing tennis you might want to stay at a hotel with a tennis court. Fortunately, you can choose from 4 properties in the area that offer tennis.

The following information may help with you make a decision. At a glance, you'll see the number of courts on-site, whether lighting is offered, and some other details. Click on the names to read more about the property.

Accommodations with Tennis In And Around Condado
Property Location Tennis Courts Lit Courts Tennis Pro
Caribe Hilton Viejo San Juan, 0.9 mi. Northwest of Central Condado 4 check
El San Juan Resort & Casino, a Hilton Hotel 3.8 mi. East of Central Condado 4
Ritz-Carlton San Juan Hotel, Spa, & Casino 4.1 mi. East of Central Condado 2 check
Condado Plaza Hilton 0.5 mi. Northwest of Central Condado 2 check

For instance, Caribe Hilton is located directly on the beach, where you can go and relax between games.

Other Activities

The table below provides you with some key facts regarding other activities.

Other Activities In Condado
Name Type Phone Location
Akuadventures Glass Bottom Kayaks Jet Ski Rental Service (787) 340-8807 Ocean Park
It's Yoga Puerto Rico Fitness Centers and Instructors (787) 677-7585 Central Condado
La Respuesta Concert Halls and Performing Arts Centers (787) 268-5287 Condado District
Serenety Massage Esthetic Massage Therapist (787) 281-8673 Ocean Park
Weisner Cinema Movie Theater (787) 721-1273 Central Condado
YMCA De San Juan Fitness Centers and Instructors (787) 728-7200 Ocean Park, 1.6 mi. South-Southeast of Central Condado
 

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