Things to See and Do While Staying at Hotel El Convento

If you're hoping to book a place in Puerto Rico that has a peaceful setting as well as plenty of recreational activities, then Hotel El Convento could be precisely what you're looking for. On this exciting property you will find many of the most popular recreational activities, so your stay in Puerto Rico is all you want it to be.

There is one pool at Hotel El Convento. Heading to the pool may not be the most anticipated activity on your list, but it provides an easy enough way to beat the afternoon heat. Truthfully, even with access to a pool, most travelers enjoy the beach so much that they don't use the hotel's pool at all. The closest beach to the property is Escambrion Beach, which is two miles away. This location also has a whirlpool, an amenity sought by many couples and tired travelers.

Fitness buffs won't have to put their routines on hold at this vacation spot; you'll find everything you need at their on-site exercise facility.


Anyone who likes tennis will be especially pleased when staying at this location, because the on-site tennis facilites are fun for all ages and skill levels.


Although there isn't a golf course at Hotel El Convento, it's possible that you could make arrangements to play a round or two during your stay. Nearby courses include Dorado Del Mar Golf Club, Fort Buchanan Golf Club, and Río Bayamón Golf Course. The lot of them are within ten miles and the closest of the bunch is Fort Buchanan Golf Club. This course has 9 holes total. The course has a total length of 6300 yards, and it has been rated as a par 36. For those who would like to find out more information, the course can be contacted at (787) 707-3980.

Family Activities

You are free to bring your children to Hotel El Convento, but keep in mind that the property doesn't offer very many amenities that are specifically intended for use by families. To view some places with more amenities of this sort, take a look at .

Entertainment and Nightlife

Despite the lack of live entertainment, you'll be able to mingle at one of the two bars.

If you take a stroll outside of the confines of your accommodations, you'll find a few other choices in the immediate area with nightlife options. Though none of these are very highly rated with regards to nighttime entertainment, they will give you options. Find out more by viewing the options shown 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 -- --
Tree House in San Juan 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 --

If you're feeling lucky, and want to enjoy a bit of glitz and glamor, visit the nearest casino, Casino Metro. It's two miles from Hotel El Convento.


Not every property in Puerto Rico has spa facilities, but Hotel El Convento is one of the few in the area that is able to offer its guests a convenient, calming way to enjoy a brief moment of utter relaxation. This list shows some of the services available at the spa:

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


The beauty salon will allow you to start looking and feeling your best for a formal dinner or a special night out.

In addition to the activities found on the property, vacationers wanting to do some exploring shouldn't ever find a shortage of exciting sites to see and things to do in Puerto Rico. Regardless of whether you would rather spend time on the beach or play a round on the golf course, you will find plenty of other recreational opportunities in and around the area. Investigate these articles to learn more about riding a bike or scooter, scuba diving, fishing, shopping, snorkeling, and other activities you might enjoy.


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