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 a nice selection of outdoor opportunities, visitors choosing Howard Johnson shouldn't find the area lacking in things to do.

Located in the outer region of Ponce, two miles east of "downtown," Howard Johnson Ponce welcomes visitors who are interested in basing their vacation in this neighborhood.


With 123 rooms, Howard Johnson is a fairly pretty big place to stay. A range of neat features and plenty of guests to mingle with make this large property popular among visitors who crave constant entertainment. This hotel has been given a rating of 3 stars, based on several factors, including service, amenities, and overall quality.

A listing of the in-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 desire a certain amenity for your stay, you can contact the hotel by phone to verify it's available in the room you are reserving.

Activities and Amenities

In addition to their room amenities, this hotel also offers several other amenities.

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

If you want to be certain the hotel has exactly what you expect, don't hesitate to contact the location because these details are often in flux. To navigate to our complete discussion about the kinds of recreation and 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.

Besides on-site dining, travelers looking to find more culinary diversity may also be interested in the area's other local eateries. Those staying at Howard Johnson Ponce will discover a few solid places to eat within traveling distance. It's never a bad idea to decide which nearby choices your family will enjoy, despite the fact that Howard Johnson offers some dining of its own. To find out more about dining in this area, click here.

Guest Services

Making use of this location's guest services -- including the ones listed below -- can help you make your vacation as enjoyable as possible.

  • Complimentary Parking
  • News Stand
  • Dry Cleaning/Laundry

There's also some useful business amenities, which makes this location an excellent choice for guests who seek some of the functionalities of their home offices.

  • Conference Facilities
  • Meeting rooms
  • Business Center


You will notice lots of attractions in the vicinity of Howard Johnson. Some of these attractions include Abolition Monument, Caribbean Cinemas - Plaza del Caribe, and Museo de Arte de Ponce. If you want to have fun and relax at the same time, like many tourists who visit Puerto Rico's coast, you've no doubt made time for ample time at the beach. You'll find La Guancha only a quick trip off from the hotel.

The hotel is located in the vicinity of Ponce, a fascinating part of the island for vacationers to learn about and explore Puerto Rico.

For our comprehensive article on what else is near the property, 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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