Things to See and Do While Staying at Hotel El Convento

Hotel El Convento offers a variety of recreational activities, which active travelers can take advantage of during their time in Puerto Rico.

There is one pool at Hotel El Convento. With so much to see and do in Puerto Rico, lounging at the property's pool might not come to mind, though it's a nice alternative to attractions that require travel time. Truthfully, even with access to a pool, many visitors like visiting the beach so much that they make little use of the swimming pool. The nearest beach to the property is Escambrion Beach, which is two miles away. Another relaxing feature at this property is its whirlpool.

Guests here won't have to put their exercise routines on pause; the exercise facility on-site includes the equipment you need to keep it going.


This hotel is a perfect fit for tennis players, considering those staying here can enjoy some time on the court without leaving the property.


Even though there isn't a golf course at Hotel El Convento, the on-site staff may be able to assist you in scheduling a tee time nearby. The area's closest courses are Dorado Del Mar Golf Club, Fort Buchanan Golf Club, and Río Bayamón Golf Course. Each is within ten miles and the closest of the collection is Fort Buchanan Golf Club. The course has 9 holes. It's a par 36 course, and is 6300 yards long. For those who would like to find out more information, the course can be reached at (787) 707-3980.

Family Activities

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Although your children are always welcome at Hotel El Convento, keep in mind that the property doesn't offer very many family-friendly amenities. To look instead at options with more amenities for kids, take a look at .

Entertainment and Nightlife

Because there are two bars on-site, you will enjoy the benefit of selecting which one you like if you are ready to have a beverage while on your vacation.

Nearby accommodations that offer an alternative to your lodging's nightlife options are listed in the chart below:

Accommodations near the Hotel El Convento with Bars
Property Name Location Number of Bars Live Entertainment
Villa Herencia Old San Juan -- --
The Caleta Guesthouse Old San Juan -- --
Hotel Plaza de Armas Old San Juan Old San Juan -- --
CasaBlanca Hotel Old San Juan -- --
The Gallery Inn Old San Juan 1 check
Sj Suites Hotel Old San Juan -- --
Hotel Milano Old San Juan 1 --
Fortaleza Guest House Old San Juan -- --
The Pineapple Inn Old San Juan -- --
Da House Old San Juan 1 --
Cervantes Hotel Old San Juan 2 --
Chateau Cervantes Old San Juan -- --

If you want to try your hand at some games of chance, you can visit the closest casino, Sheraton Old San Juan Casino. This one is located a half mile east-southeast from Hotel El Convento.


Vacationers will have a special opportunity to release vacation stresses, since this destination features a spa. The following list provides some of the available spa services:

  • Facials
  • Massages
  • Sauna
  • Spa Facility
  • Steam Room
  • Whirlpool


The beauty salon offers a convenient way to take a couple inches off before a dressy dinner date.

Even though there is plenty to do on-site, those itching to explore will appreciate the multitude of exciting things to do and see in Puerto Rico. Regardless of whether you would rather lay out on a sunny beach or play a round of golf, you will find plenty of other chances for recreation close-by. Click on these pages to learn more concerning riding a bike or scooter, scuba diving, sightseeing, fishing, shopping, snorkeling, and other activities you might enjoy.


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