Howard Johnson Ponce

The attractive Spanish colonial architecture and lush verdant tropical courtyard of the Howard Johnson Hotel, Ponce-Mercedita, will appeal to history and architecture aficionados. In fact, all types of travelers, from vacationers to businessmen, will find their stay very comfortable and satisfying. Families are sure to make full use of the kiddie pool, while parents avail themselves to the pool bar, and work minded folks can take advantage of the well-equipped business center.

With convenient access to a pretty good variety of outdoor possibilities, those choosing Howard Johnson won't run out of exciting activities.

Located in the outer region of Ponce, two miles east of "downtown," Howard Johnson Ponce welcomes vacationers interested in staying in this neighborhood or nearby.


Howard Johnson is a relatively large location boasting a total of 123 units. The social scene here might make this hotel an ideal match for guests who look forward to staying at a full-size property. This hotel has been given a 3 star rating, based on several factors, including overall quality, amenities, and service.

Below, you'll find a listing of in-room amenities offered by Howard Johnson Ponce.

  • Coffee Maker
  • Television
  • Room Service
  • Safe
  • Cable TV and Premium Channel(s)
  • Microwave
  • Telephone
  • Private Bath
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Iron
  • Rollaway Beds
  • AM/FM Alarm Clock
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access Port
  • Refrigerator
  • Balcony

Please consider that amenities sometimes vary from room to room, so if you desire a certain amenity for your stay, contact the front desk to verify availability.

Activities and Amenities

In addition to their room amenities, this hotel also has some other amenities.

  • Wheel Chair Access
  • Complimentary Parking
  • Highspeed Internet
  • Exercise Gym

Just in case, it's best to check with the front desk if you're interested in something in particular. To learn more about the types of activities that Howard Johnson Ponce offers, click here.


La Perla is the hotel's on-site eatery, known for it's bold flavors and fine setting.

Outside of the on-location dining options, travelers looking to find more culinary variety can also consider some of the region's other nearby dining establishments. Guests looking for a bite to eat will find a limited but good selection of restaurants within traveling distance. It can be a time-saver to decide which nearby choices your family will enjoy, though Howard Johnson does have dining of its own. For more info about dining in this part of town, click here.

Guest Services

Howard Johnson Ponce provides guest services, including the ones listed below, helping everything come together during your trip to this region.

  • Complimentary Parking
  • News Stand
  • Dry Cleaning/Laundry

This lodging also has a nice set of business amenities, ideal for visitors who tend to bring work along when visiting this destination.

  • Conference Facilities
  • Meeting rooms
  • Business Center


You'll encounter many interesting sites and attractions situated near Howard Johnson. Some nearby places of interest are Abolition Monument, Caribbean Cinemas at Plaza del Caribe, and Museo de Arte de Ponce. If you and your family are like many of the travelers who visit Puerto Rico's coast, you've no doubt made time for a side trip to the beach. La Guancha, one of the nearest, is just a quick distance away from the hotel.

The hotel is located in the vicinity of Ponce, a fascinating destination for travelers to explore.

For additional information about what's located near Howard Johnson Ponce, click here.

Contact Info

Location: Turpo Industrial Park 103, Mercedita, Puerto Rico

Resort Number: (787) 841-1000

General: (866) 668-4577



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