Accommodations in Old San Juan

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Without a doubt the most popular tourist destination in Puerto Rico, Old San Juan knows exactly what it takes to satisfy visitors from all over the world. Within city limits, but also in nearby towns, there is a huge variety of accommodations available, allowing each traveler to create the perfect haven for them when visiting this historic area.


CasaBlanca Hotel

There are multiple categories of hotels to choose from in the area, including a bed & breakfast and a variety of hotels. For guests planning on enjoying some nice meals, there are a pair of hotels with excellent dining right on-site. Read more info about each of the properties by clicking on their names.

A great vacation spot which has active on-site recreation is Hotel El Convento. Located in the architecturally wondrous historic center of Old San Juan, Hotel el Convento stands out as the crown architectural jewel of the area. However, the "look but don't touch" feel of its Spanish colonial design belies the fact that this a modern, sophisticated, and luxurious hotel with close to 60 supremely well-appointed rooms. Past guests have nothing but good things to say about this property, going to far as to vote it as one of the top in the region in a poll conducted by Conde Nast Traveler in 2013. They're located at 100 Cristo Street.

For visitors wanting to book an accommodation with a good bar and club scene, Sheraton Old San Juan Hotel and Casino is one destination you may want to consider. Guest rooms have Sheraton's Sweet Sleeper beds for hours of uninterrupted sleep after busy days. They can be found at 100 Brumbaugh Street.

For vacationers wanting to stay somewhere with a good bar and club scene, The Gallery Inn is one spot you might want to consider. The Gallery Inn has over 20 four-star guest rooms decorated with one-of-a-kind art by Jan D'Esopo, resident artist. Room rates include daily breakfast, the evening Owner's Reception, and candlelight concerts held in the Music Room. Some rooms feature balconies or terraces and bed sizes range from full to king. You'll find them at 204-206 Norzagaray.

Accommodations Map

These examples are just a few of what's available. Anyone who needs to learn more concerning hotels within the area here.

Condos and Villa Complexes

If you are not in the mood for a more typical hotel, you might also consider staying in one of the available villas or condos.

If you're looking to find lots of tasty dining close to your accommodation, Condado Astor is one location you won't want to overlook. Beautiful and modern, these for rent by owner apartments each have something a little different to offer guests --but you can always count on being within walking distance of some of the best beaches, dining, and shopping around. Visitors will find them

Another good option is The Diplomat. Each unit has one bedroom and one bathroom, comfortably sleeping three. The decor is modern but cozy as well. Visitors can find them

Old San Juan offers other villa complexes. Follow this link to find our article about these types of accommodations around the area.

Feel free to also check out a complete list of accommodations available for San Juan by clicking here.

Individual Villas

Some people would rather have the independence offered by one of the many individual villa rentals. To visit our detailed guide to rental properties in and around Old San Juan, read this page.


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