Puerto Rico offers a unique tropical setting and plenty to do by day, but like all destinations in the region, they have their own brand of nightlife too. No matter if your favorite venue is a lively disco or an intimate nightclub, there are a variety of options, particularly if you select a hotel that offers a place to grab a cocktail, mingle, or even see a show.
The properties below are among the best choices if you want to do more than just star gaze in the evenings. Some offer one of a kind on-site amenities, while others have fewer on-site options but plenty of fun venues within walking distance.
Each of the properties listed in the table below are rated as having above par nightlife and entertainment, or for their locations in entertainment and nightlife hotspots. The most impressive choices are listed first; their rankings consider a number of relevant factors, including clubs, live show venues, and other popular amenities on-site and nearby.
Because everyone loves a good live performance, availability of entertainment at the hotels is shown below. Bear in mind, however, that hotels in Puerto Rico tend to provide more entertainment during the tourist season, so be sure to call or email the hotel to double-check their schedule if it's important to you.
|Property||Location||Number of Bars||Lounge/Club||Live Entertainment|
|Renaissance La Concha A Renaissance Resort||Condado District||2|
|Las Casitas Village, A Waldorf Astoria Resort||1.9 mi. Northeast of Fajardo||4|
|Hilton Ponce Golf & Casino Resort||2.8 mi. South-Southeast of Ponce||5|
|Ritz-Carlton San Juan Hotel, Spa, & Casino||Isla Verde||3|
|Radisson Ambassador Plaza Hotel & Casino||Condado District||3|
|Intercontinental San Juan Resort Spa and Casino||Isla Verde||3|
|Wyndham Grand Rio Mar Beach Resort & Spa||2.5 mi. West-Northwest of Luquillo||4|
|Mayagüez Resort & Casino||1.5 mi. North-Northwest of Mayagüez||1|
|Courtyard Isla Verde Beach Resort||Isla Verde||1|
|Sheraton Puerto Rico Hotel and Casino||Miramar||3|
|El San Juan Resort & Casino, a Hilton Hotel||Isla Verde||8|
|Club Melia||4.4 mi. East of Loiza||6|
|Embassy Suites Dorado del Mar Beach & Golf Resort||Dorado||3|
|Holiday Inn Ponce & Tropical Casino||4.1 mi. South West of Ponce||2|
|Embassy Suites San Juan Hotel & Casino||Isla Verde||2|
|Diamond Palace Hotel & Casino||Condado District||1|
|Holiday Inn & El Tropical Casino Mayagüez||2.8 mi. North-Northwest of Mayagüez||1|
|San Juan Beach Water Club||Isla Verde||2|
|Four Points by Sheraton Caguas Real Hotel and Casino||2.8 mi. South-Southwest of Caguas||1|
|San Juan Marriott Resort & Stellaris Casino||Condado District||3|
Click any of the top ranking accommodations to see pages dedicated to different aspects of that property. Each one emphasizes the relaxing and beautiful qualities of its location in a different way. These detailed hotel pages will help you decide if the hotel you like is the one you really love.
After the sun goes down and daytime fun ends, you might appreciate a hotel or resort that's in an area with several other social venues, like bars and lounges. Though these properties might not offer the best nightlife opportunities themselves, they are located near some of the most popular nightlife hotspots. When you grow tired of the same drinks and ambiance, and feel like walking to an unusual nearby bar or going to a sunset celebration, these properties are within a short walk or just a few miles of several choices.
Click to learn more about the properties below, and all the fun options they're near, like restaurants, activities, and landmarks.
|Property||Location||Accommodation Type||Bars Within Walking Distance||Bars Within Short Driving Distance|
|Golden Sands Villas||Dorado||Resort||7||9|
|Copamarina Beach Resort||2.2 mi. Southeast of Guánica||Resort||1||1|
|Sheraton Old San Juan Hotel and Casino||Old San Juan||Hotel||10||36|
|Tamboo Beside the Pointe Inn||2.6 mi. North of Rincón||Hotel||3||11|
|Courtyard By Marriott Aguadilla||4.9 mi. North of Aguadilla||Hotel||3||6|
|Hotel el Consulado||Condado District||Hotel||14||43|
|El Conquistador Resort, A Waldorf Astoria Resort||Las Croabas||Resort||10||12|
|Villa Confresi Hotel||Rincón||Hotel||4||12|
|Pichi's Hotel & Convention Center||6.8 mi. West of Ponce||Hotel||2||2|
|Rincón Beach Resort||3.8 mi. Southeast of Rincón||Resort||3||4|
|Rincón of the Seas - Grand Caribbean Hotel||Rincón||Resort||4||12|
|San Juan Beach Hotel||Condado District||Hotel||13||43|
|Hyatt Hacienda Del Mar||3.0 mi. West of Dorado||Resort||2||4|
|Lazy Parrot Inn||1.9 mi. North of Rincón||Hotel||2||11|
|The Gallery Inn||Old San Juan||Hotel||9||28|
|Villa Montaña Beach Resort||6.3 mi. North-Northeast of Aguadilla||Resort||1||6|
|Casa Isleña Inn||2.7 mi. North of Rincón||Hotel||3||11|
|Quality Inn El Tuque||4.7 mi. South West of Ponce||Hotel||0||2|
|Parador Perichi's||6.4 mi. South-Southwest of Mayagüez||Hotel||1||4|
You can also browse other articles in our guide. You could learn something about Puerto Rico, and more. Because, while nightlife activities are a blast, your journey is about more than simply bar hopping and partying. You'll also want to choose a hotel that offers a great selection of amenities, and quality that matches its price.
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