Attractions in the Area Around Condado Plaza Hilton

32 | Plaza Arturo Somohano

Go two miles (three and a half kilometers) to the west from Condado Plaza Hilton to find this park.

33 | Sheraton Casino

Whether you frequent the casinos or new to the games, Sheraton Old San Juan Casino guarantees you'll have a good time at their facility. The over 400 slot machines and 16 table games means that there is room enough for everyone, and a chance that each player could go home a winner.

Go a couple hundred yards (a few hundred meters) from Plaza Arturo Somohano to reach this casino, which is situated at Sheraton Old San Juan Hotel and Casino.

34 | Secrets Of Eden Spa

The elements of nature are highly emphasized at Secrets of Eden, be it in the decor, the method of treatment, or the products that they use. Add in a convenient location and an expert staff, and you'll find this spa to be a top notch choice.

This spa is situated a short distance from Sheraton Old San Juan Casino, and is at 331 Recinto Sur.

35 | Old Casino

Vacationers will find this casino a short distance from Secrets Of Eden Spa.

36 | San Juan Cruise

San Juan Cruise Port located within walking distance of San Juan's Historic Center, is a series of seven piers. With this many docks, it is not uncommon to see upwards of ten ships docked during tourist season.

You can walk a few hundred yards (a quarter kilometer) from Old Casino to reach this port.

37 | Bahia Urbana Western Head

This trailhead is situated on the premises of Bahia Urbana, and is less than a hundred yards (less than a hundred meters) to the northeast of San Juan Cruise Port.

38 | Olympic House

Currently the headquarters of the Puerto Rico Olympic Committee, the Olympic House also serves as the home of a collection of memorabilia detailing the growth of sports in Puerto Rico.

39 | Fort San Cristóbal

Finished in 1783, Fort San Cristobal is the largest fort the Spanish ever built in the New World. The fort's gates completely sealed of Old San Juan from the rest of the island, protecting it from an attack by land.

Interested visitors can find this historical site on Calle Norzagaray, a couple hundred yards (a few hundred meters) north of Olympic House.

40 | Ateneo Puertorriqueño

Founded in 1876, Ateneo Puertorriqueño is the oldest and one of Puerto Rico's most important cultural institutions. It began as the first center for higher learning on the island, where some of the brightest minds have free lectures on the arts, and evolved into the center is it today featuring a school, library, museum, and performance hall.

Travelers will be able to find this historical site near the heart of Viejo San Juan, 0.1 miles (0.2 km) south of Fort San Cristóbal.

41 | Spanish House

Ateneo Puertorriqueño is located about a hundred yards (a couple hundred meters) to the west of this historical site.

42 | Caballito del Mar

Created by local artist Jose Ignacio Morales, this tall seahorse stands against the city for all walking along the Bahia Urbana to appreciate.

This monument is situated on Viejo San Juan, and is a few hundred yards (a quarter kilometer) south of Spanish House.

43 | San Juan Water Tours

Drift around historic San Juan with you own guide and Dufft boat with San Juan Water Tours. You'll be able to chose exactly the kind of cruise you want, be it an informative history cruise, a romantic sunset cruise, or somewhere in between.

This boating and day-sailing provider is a short distance from Caballito del Mar, and is on Viejo San Juan.

44 | Bahia Urbana

Walk along the Southern Side of Old San Juan on this scenic trail that stands as a testament to the economic and cultural power of Puerto Rico. Here you will find sculptures, monuments, and other art, as well as restaurants, stores, water activities, and ever changing live entertainment.

Visitors will find this scenic trail on the bay, 0.1 miles (0.1 km) to the north-northeast of San Juan Water Tours.

45 | Plaza San Juan Bautista

Once used as a parade route for Spanish Troops, now Plaza San Juan Bautista is now a National Historic Landmark where visitors can view a number of historic buildings and sculptures.

Vacationers will find this historical site 0.3 miles (0.4 km) from Bahia Urbana.

46 | Parque Munoz Rivera

Visitors will find this park in the eastern part of Viejo San Juan, 0.7 miles (1.1 km) west-northwest of Condado Plaza Hilton.

47 | Escambrion Beach

Located at the Third Millennium Park, Escambron Park is the beach nearest Old San Juan. It is one of the island's Blue Flag Beaches, and life guards are on duty between 8:30 a.m.

You can walk a few hundred yards (a quarter kilometer) from Parque Munoz Rivera to reach this beach.

48 | Sixto Escobar Stadium

If you are coming from Escambrion Beach, go about a hundred yards (a couple hundred meters) to the south-southeast to reach this sporting event venue.

49 | Bahia Urbana Future Eastern Head

Situated at Bahia Urbana, this trailhead is located a half mile (three quarters of a kilometer) to the south of Sixto Escobar Stadium.

50 | Scuba Dogs Gardenville

More than your typical dive center, Scuba Dogs can handle all of your aquatic needs. Not only can you learn how to scuba dive, snorkel, and swim at the aquatic center, but they also offer regular water aerobics courses for those who want to utilize the water to get in shape.

Found on Buen Samaritano D-13, this dive shop is to the of Bahia Urbana Future Eastern Head.

51 | Fuerte San Geronimo

Fortín de San Gerónimo was built to replace the original "El Boqueron" that was destroyed in 1598 by the British Navy. After the completion, and the renovation of other forts in San Juan, San Geronimo became the first line of defense in the case of an attack.

You can find this historical site mile ( km) of Scuba Dogs Gardenville.

52 | La Pocita Underwater Park

Fuerte San Geronimo is a quarter mile (a quarter kilometer) to the southeast of this dive service.

1 | Museo Felisa Rincaan

Museo Felisa Rincaan de Gautier celebrates the life of none other than Felisa Rincaan de Gautier, a public figure in San Juan who, among other things, serves as mayor of the town. She worked throughout her whole life to improve Puerto Rico, and now she is honored with a museum that discusses her life and all that she worked to achieve.

This museum is at 51 Caleta de San Juan, and is two and a half miles (four kilometers) west of Condado Plaza Hilton.

2 | La Fortaleza

La Fortaleza, or the Governor's Mansion, is the oldest continuously inhabited building in the entire New World. There are gardens here that visitors can explore and admire.

Situated on Fortaleza Street, this historical site is a couple hundred yards (a few hundred meters) from Museo Felisa Rincaan de Gautier.

3 | Archbishop's Palace

La Fortaleza is a short distance south of this historical site.

4 | Raices Fountain

One of the most romantic spots in Old San Juan, Raices Fountain is an important testimant to the cultures that built the island of Puerto Rico and made it the melting pot that it is today. Designed by architect Miguel Carlo and completed in May of 1992, this fountain honors the island's heritage.

Situated near the heart of downtown Old San Juan, this monument is located a short distance from Archbishop's Palace.

5 | Children's Museum

The Children's Museum in San Juan is a great place to take the island's youngest set to learn about a wide variety of subjects, from arts and science to history. There are plenty of fun hands on activities and exhibits that will get every child interested in learning.

This museum is a few hundred yards (a quarter kilometer) from Raices Fountain, and is at 150 Calle Cristo.

6 | Red Palace

Travelers can find this historical site a short distance from Children's Museum.

7 | Galeria Nacional Museum

At Galeria Nacional Museum, guests can view some of the most important and influential pieces of artwork created by Puerto Rican artists.

Red Palace is a short distance to the south of this museum.

8 | Paseo La Princesa

This park is located near the heart of downtown Old San Juan, only 0.3 miles (0.5 km) south of Galeria Nacional Museum.

9 | Museo de Nuestra Raiz Africana

Located in Casa del Contrefueras, Museo de Nustra Raiz Afrcana is a sociological look at how slavery played a role in the history of Puerto Rico. Visitors often comment on the pit they feel in their stomach as they tour the museum and learn of the horrendous time in history, but would recommend it as an honest and enlightening look at the subject of slavery.

Travel north for a quarter mile (a half kilometer) from Paseo La Princesa to get to this museum, which is located on Calle San Sebastián.

10 | San Juan National Historic Site

The San Juan National Historic Site is the overarching Historic Zone that includes much of Old San Juan. Within the zone are the two main forts, Castillo San Cristobal and San Felipe del Morro, as well as several other historic sites.

This historical site is near the heart of downtown Old San Juan, less than a hundred yards (less than a hundred meters) from Museo de Nuestra Raiz Africana.

11 | Plaza Felisa Rincon De Gautier

This park is located near the heart of downtown Old San Juan, a few hundred yards (a quarter kilometer) from San Juan National Historic Site.

12 | Exodo Art Gallery

Art, at its core is a means of expression by the artists, but can be interpreted anew with each view. At Exodo Art Gallery, you are invited to find deeper meaning in each painting on the wall and each sculpture on display.

This art gallery can be found at 200-B Cristo Street, and is less than a hundred yards (about a hundred meters) from Plaza Felisa Rincon De Gautier.

13 | La Princesa Promenade

Go a couple hundred yards (a few hundred meters) from Exodo Art Gallery to get to this historical site.

14 | Parque De Las Palomas

From La Princesa Promenade, go less than a hundred yards (less than a hundred meters) to the north to reach this park.

15 | Pablo Casals Museum

Pablo Casals was a popular cellist from Puerto Rico who changed the face of classical music. Lovers of the style will certainly not want to miss the opportunity to get into Casals head by touring his once home.

Head a short distance north from Parque De Las Palomas to get to this museum.

16 | Museo de Artes Populares

The Museo de Artes Populares features an assortment of art pieces made by both famous and local artist ranging in style and medium. Visitors will always be able to see some wonderful examples of contemporary Caribbean Art, as well as an assortment of ever rotating exhibits.

This art museum can be found within walking distance from Pablo Casals Museum, and is near the center of downtown Old San Juan.

17 | Museum Of Our African Heritage

African slavery was an issue in Puerto Rico just as it was in the United States, much of Europe, and the Caribbean. Learn about how slavery affected Puerto Rico at the Museum of Our African Heritage.

This museum can be found a short distance from Museo de Artes Populares, and is at 319 Calle Fortaleza.

18 | Cathedral of San Juan Bautista

The Cathedral is one of the oldest in the Americas, with construction started in 1521, less than thirty years after Christopher Columbus' first voyage. Since its final completion in 1529, mass has been held here and continues to be today.

Travelers will find this historical site on the premises of Cathedral Of San Juan Bautista, a couple hundred yards (a few hundred meters) from Museum Of Our African Heritage.

19 | Casa De Los Dos Zaguanes

Visitors will find this historical site just outside the heart of downtown Old San Juan, a short distance from Cathedral of San Juan Bautista.

20 | Casa de los Contrafuertes

This old and large house was built in the early 1700's and is rich in the traditional Spanish Architecture. Today it is the location of a small museum features some history of pharmacies on the island, and an art gallery.

Make your way a short distance from Casa De Los Dos Zaguanes to find this historical site, which is situated at 101 Calle San Sebastian.

21 | Plaza De Armas

If you're coming from Casa de los Contrafuertes, go a few hundred yards (a quarter kilometer) to the south to find this park.

22 | Casa Ramon Power

Ramon Power, born in 1775 in Puerto Rico, was once of the first men to refer to himself as Puerto Rican. He would go on in life to fight for Puerto Rican representation in the Spanish Parliament.

This historical site can be found at 155 Tetuán Street, and is about a hundred yards (a few hundred meters) from Plaza De Armas.

23 | Arsenal De Marina

Once a foothold of power for the naval might of the Spanish Empire, the Spanish Naval Force in Puerto Rico once helped Spain control the Caribbean. The building itself is part of that history, as it was the final stronghold of Spain against the United States during the Spanish-American War.

Go a few hundred yards (a quarter kilometer) from Casa Ramon Power y Giralt to reach this art museum, which is located in downtown Old San Juan.

24 | Butterfly People

Established in 1970, the Butterfly People is one of the more unique art concepts in Puerto Rico. Located in Old San Juan, the Butterfly People invites guests in to view a collection of artwork prepared using the remains of butterflies.

Vacationers can find this art gallery at 152 Fortaleza, a few hundred yards (a quarter kilometer) from El Arsenal De La Marina: Gallery.

25 | Haitian Gallery

This art gallery can be found near the middle of downtown Old San Juan, less than a hundred yards (about a hundred meters) from The Butterfly People.

26 | Plaza Darsenas & La Casita

This park is located at 27 Calle Manuel Enrique, and is a few hundred yards (a few hundred meters) from Haitian Gallery.

28 | Plaza La Barandilla/ La Barandilla Stairs

Head a quarter mile (a quarter kilometer) from Plaza Darsenas & La Casita to get to this park.

29 | Plaza Salvador Brau

Situated near the heart of downtown Old San Juan, this park is less than a hundred yards (less than a hundred meters) from Plaza La Barandilla/ La Barandilla Stairs.

30 | Pablo Tours

You will find this excursions and sightseeing service at 25 Calle AK Urb Levittown Lakes, Toa Baja 00949, a short distance from Plaza Salvador Brau.

31 | Segway Tours

Old San Juan is best seen on foot, but Segway Tours offers visitors the chance to experience it just a bit differently than those who lived there 500 years ago would have.

Vacationers can find this excursions and sightseeing service in downtown Old San Juan, a short distance from Pablo Tours.

53 | Conrad Casino

This is one of the biggest casinos in San Juan, and aside from offering a spacious gaming space, guests often speak of the excellent service and elegant ambiance. Whether you settle on the slots, or take a risk by laying down chips at a live table game, you've already won big just by walking through the doors.

Guests staying at Condado Plaza Hilton can enjoy this casino anytime, as it's located on-site.

54 | Casino Metro

Part lounge, part casino, and all fun, Casino Metro is an adult's playground featuring games of luck, local bands, and twelve HD TV's broadcasting live sports and music videos. Whether you are in the mood to take a chance with the slots and tables, or you just plan on grabbing a seat and sipping a drink, Casino Metro offers a place to relax and enjoy the excitement.

Go three quarters of a mile (one and a quarter kilometers) south west from Condado Plaza Hilton to reach this casino, which is located on the same premises as Sheraton Puerto Rico Hotel and Casino.

62 | Radisson Ambassador Casino

Guests at the Radisson San Juan Casino Hotel enjoy access to the 24-hour on-site casino. Games here include Blackjack, Craps, Poker, and a plethora of slot machines.

This casino can be found at Radisson Ambassador Plaza Hotel & Casino, and is only 0.9 miles (1.5 km) east-southeast of Condado Plaza Hilton.

63 | Parque Beach

Parque Beach is so named because it is backed by a city park called Parque el Indio. Visitors can split their time between the beach and the park, making this stretch of Puerto Rico coast line double the fun.

Found near the heart of Condado District, this beach is only 0.3 miles (0.5 km) from Radisson Ambassador Plaza Casino.

55 | Zen Spa

Utilizing the traditions of Eastern holistic therapies, Zen Spa and Hair Salon offers healing through a number of different services, including the use of water therapy.

This spa is at 1054 Ashford Avenue, and is 0.4 miles (0.6 km) southeast of Condado Plaza Hilton.

56 | Park La Ventana Al Mar

When coming from Zen Spa & Hair Salon, go less than a hundred yards (about a hundred meters) east-northeast to find this park.

57 | Condado Beach

Backed by the high rise buildings of San Juan, Condado Beach. Because this is a public beach it is usually pretty crowded, but be warned: the undertow here can be strong a times, though it makes for a great surfing environment.

This beach is situated less than a hundred yards (less than a hundred meters) from Park La Ventana Al Mar.

58 | Casino del Mar

As you walk into La Concha Resort, you won't miss the casino that is located right off the main lobby. At the casino you will see plenty of table games and themed slots to keep you busy for hours.

Travel about a hundred yards (a couple hundred meters) from Condado Beach to reach this casino, which is situated at Renaissance La Concha A Renaissance Resort.

59 | Diamond Palace Casino

Blackjack, Roulette, Poker, oh my! Whatever your game, you'll find it at the Diamond Palace Casino.

This casino is a few hundred yards (a quarter kilometer) from Casino del Mar, and is on the premises of Diamond Palace Hotel & Casino.

60 | Marriot Stellaris Casino

Enjoy a night of electric energy filled with fun and games at the Stellaris Casino in San Juan. This locale is a popular part of the island's nightlife, where people come to play the slots and the over 20 exciting table games.

This casino is on the premises of San Juan Marriott Resort & Stellaris Casino, and is about a hundred yards (a couple hundred meters) from Diamond Palace Casino.

61 | Plaza Antonia Quinones

If you're coming from Marriott Stellaris Casino, go a few hundred yards (a quarter kilometer) south to reach this park.

64 | It's Yoga Puerto Rico

68 | Puerto Rico Art

The Museum of Art of Puerto Rico is the premier visual arts museum on the island. Housed inside the museum is a collection of over 1,100 pieces of art work, all created by Puerto Rican artists.

This museum is one and a quarter miles (two kilometers) to the southeast of Condado Plaza Hilton, and is at 299 Avenida De Diego .

65 | Parque Barbosa

This park is situated in Ocean Park, a neighborhood on the eastern outskirts of Condado District, two miles (three and a half kilometers) to the east-southeast of Condado Plaza Hilton.

66 | Ocean Park

People-watching is the most prominent activiity at Ocean Park, which is filled mostly with gay and straight single adults. Water sports and facilities are available at the beachfront resorts for a fee.

From Parque Barbosa, go a couple hundred yards (a few hundred meters) northeast to find this beach.

67 | Museo de Arte Contemporaneo

Museo de Arte Contemporaneo is one of the premier fine arts museums in Puerto Rico, offering a collection of contemporary works from Latin America and the Caribbean, with a focus on Puerto Rican artists. Visitors are encouraged to come and view some of the most poignant pieces of art work in existence when they tour this museum.

Found on Juan Ponce de Leon Avenue, this museum is located only 0.9 miles (1.4 km) from Condado Plaza Hilton.

69 | Parque Central

Go south for a mile and a half (two kilometers) from Condado Plaza Hilton to reach this park.

The above map depicts the 68 local attractions visitors will find within of Condado Plaza Hilton. A concentration of options can be found in and around Old San Juan, which guests will find 2.4 miles (3.8 km) west of the resort. For more details about what's available nearby, or to get an alternative view of the region, use your mouse for additional map exploration. The map numbers shown above match up with the numbers found in the following list.

Attractions Near Condado Plaza Hilton
Map No. Type Attraction Name Distance from Hotel
1 Museum Museo Felisa Rincaan de Gautier 2.6 mi. (4.1 km)
2 Historical Site La Fortaleza 2.5 mi. (4.1 km)
3 Historical Site Archbishop's Palace 2.5 mi. (4.1 km)
4 Monument Raices Fountain 2.5 mi. (4.0 km)
5 Museum Children's Museum 2.5 mi. (4.0 km)
6 Historical Site Red Palace 2.5 mi. (4.0 km)
7 Museum Galeria Nacional Museum 2.5 mi. (4.1 km)
8 Park Paseo La Princesa 2.5 mi. (4.0 km)
9 Museum Museo de Nuestra Raiz Africana 2.5 mi. (4.1 km)
10 Historical Site San Juan National Historic Site 2.5 mi. (4.1 km)
11 Park Plaza Felisa Rincon De Gautier 2.5 mi. (4.0 km)
12 Art Gallery Exodo Art Gallery 2.5 mi. (4.0 km)
13 Historical Site La Princesa Promenade 2.5 mi. (4.0 km)
14 Park Parque De Las Palomas 2.5 mi. (4.0 km)
15 Museum Pablo Casals Museum 2.5 mi. (4.0 km)
16 Art Museum Museo de Artes Populares 2.5 mi. (4.0 km)
17 Museum Museum Of Our African Heritage 2.5 mi. (4.0 km)
18 Historical Site Cathedral of San Juan Bautista 2.5 mi. (4.0 km)
19 Historical Site Casa De Los Dos Zaguanes 2.4 mi. (3.9 km)
20 Historical Site Casa de los Contrafuertes 2.4 mi. (3.9 km)
21 Park Plaza De Armas 2.4 mi. (3.9 km)
22 Historical Site Casa Ramon Power y Giralt 2.4 mi. (3.8 km)
23 Art Museum El Arsenal De La Marina: Gallery 2.3 mi. (3.8 km)
24 Art Gallery The Butterfly People 2.3 mi. (3.8 km)
25 Art Gallery Haitian Gallery 2.3 mi. (3.7 km)
26 Park Plaza Darsenas & La Casita 2.3 mi. (3.6 km)
28 Park Plaza La Barandilla/ La Barandilla Stairs 2.2 mi. (3.6 km)
29 Park Plaza Salvador Brau 2.2 mi. (3.6 km)
30 Excursions and Sightseeing Service Pablo Tours 2.2 mi. (3.5 km)
31 Excursions and Sightseeing Service Segway Tours 2.2 mi. (3.5 km)
32 Park Plaza Arturo Somohano 2.1 mi. (3.4 km)
33 Casino Sheraton Old San Juan Casino 2.1 mi. (3.4 km)
34 Spa Secrets Of Eden Spa 2.1 mi. (3.3 km)
35 Casino Old Casino 2.1 mi. (3.3 km)
36 Port San Juan Cruise Port 1.9 mi. (3.1 km)
37 Trailhead Bahia Urbana Western Head 1.9 mi. (3.1 km)
38 Historical Site Olympic House 1.9 mi. (3.1 km)
39 Historical Site Fort San Cristóbal 2.0 mi. (3.1 km)
40 Historical Site Ateneo Puertorriqueño 1.9 mi. (3.1 km)
41 Historical Site Spanish House 1.8 mi. (3.0 km)
42 Monument Caballito del Mar 1.8 mi. (2.9 km)
43 Boating and Day-Sailing Provider San Juan Water Tours 1.8 mi. (2.8 km)
44 Scenic Trail Bahia Urbana 1.7 mi. (2.8 km)
45 Historical Site Plaza San Juan Bautista 1.7 mi. (2.8 km)
46 Park Parque Munoz Rivera 0.7 mi. (1.1 km)
47 Beach Escambrion Beach 0.7 mi. (1.1 km)
48 Sporting Event Venue Sixto Escobar Stadium 0.7 mi. (1.0 km)
49 Trailhead Bahia Urbana Future Eastern Head 0.5 mi. (0.8 km)
50 Dive Shop Scuba Dogs Gardenville mi. ( km)
51 Historical Site Fuerte San Geronimo 0.3 mi. (0.5 km)
52 Dive Service La Pocita Underwater Park 0.5 mi. (0.8 km)
53 Casino Conrad San Juan Condado Plaza Casino On-site
54 Casino Casino Metro 0.7 mi. (1.2 km)
55 Spa Zen Spa & Hair Salon 0.4 mi. (0.6 km)
56 Park Park La Ventana Al Mar 0.4 mi. (0.7 km)
57 Beach Condado Beach 0.4 mi. (0.7 km)
58 Casino Casino del Mar 0.5 mi. (0.8 km)
59 Casino Diamond Palace Casino 0.7 mi. (1.1 km)
60 Casino Marriott Stellaris Casino 0.7 mi. (1.2 km)
61 Park Plaza Antonia Quinones 0.8 mi. (1.3 km)
62 Casino Radisson Ambassador Plaza Casino 0.9 mi. (1.5 km)
63 Beach Parque Beach 1.2 mi. (1.9 km)
64 Fitness Centers and Instructors It's Yoga Puerto Rico 1.7 mi. (2.8 km)
65 Park Parque Barbosa 2.2 mi. (3.5 km)
66 Beach Ocean Park 2.2 mi. (3.6 km)
67 Museum Museo de Arte Contemporaneo 0.9 mi. (1.4 km)
68 Museum Museum Of Art Of Puerto Rico 1.3 mi. (2.1 km)
69 Park Parque Central 1.4 mi. (2.2 km)

 

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