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 good selection of outdoor possibilities, those staying at Howard Johnson shouldn't ever find the area lacking in things to do.

Located on the outskirts of Ponce, two miles east of downtown, Howard Johnson Ponce happily welcomes tourists who are thinking about staying in this neighborhood or nearby.


Howard Johnson is a fairly large location featuring a total of 123 units. A good selection of amenities and the opportunity to join social events make this sizable property a hit with visitors who never want a dull moment to pass. This hotel has been awarded a rating of 3 stars, based on numerous measures, including features on-site, amenities, and more.

A check list of the guest room amenities offered by Howard Johnson Ponce include:

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

If you have an important amenity in mind, mention this when you contact the front desk or reservation service.

Activities and Amenities

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

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

If you want to guarantee that a certain favorite amenity will be available, it's a good idea to call ahead of time since these details tend to change. Visit this page to navigate to our complete description about the types of recreational opportunities that Howard Johnson Ponce has to offer.


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

Besides what's available on-location, travelers looking to find more culinary variety can also check out some of the other local dining choices. Guests here will discover a small handful of restaurants within traveling distance. It can be a time-saver to find out if there are suitable options in the area, even though Howard Johnson offers dining on-site. For an in-depth look at this area's options, click here.

Guest Services

Howard Johnson Ponce offers guest services, including the ones listed below, so you can rest a little easier during your time in this area.

  • Complimentary Parking
  • News Stand
  • Dry Cleaning/Laundry

There's also some useful business amenities, which makes Howard Johnson a good choice for those who will be working during their stay.

  • Conference Facilities
  • Meeting rooms
  • Business Center


There are many interesting sites and attractions close to Howard Johnson. Some nearby places of interest are Abolition Monument and Caribbean Cinemas - Plaza del Caribe. If you're like many tourists who visit Puerto Rico's coast, your itinerary will surely include a trip to the beach. One of the nearest beaches is La Guancha, which is located two and a half miles from the hotel.

Among the closest notable areas to the hotel is Ponce. To maximize what you see and learn during your trip, take a day trip to a neighboring city and some important attractions along the way.

For more info on what else is near Howard Johnson Ponce, click here.

Contact Info

Location: Turpo Industrial Park 103, Mercedita, Puerto Rico 00715

Resort Number: (787) 841-1000

General: (866) 668-4577



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