The Best Accommodations for Nightlife in Puerto Rico

Enjoy Nighttime Entertainment at Many Hotels in Puerto Rico

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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.

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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.

Best Hotels in Puerto Rico for Nightlife and Entertainment

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.

Best Overall
Property Location Number of Bars Lounge/Club Live Entertainment
Renaissance La Concha A Renaissance Resort Condado District 2 check check
Las Casitas Village, A Waldorf Astoria Resort 1.9 mi. Northeast of Fajardo 4 check check
Hilton Ponce Golf & Casino Resort 2.8 mi. South-Southeast of Ponce 5 check check
Ritz-Carlton San Juan Hotel, Spa, & Casino Isla Verde 3 check check
Radisson Ambassador Plaza Hotel & Casino Condado District 3 check check
Intercontinental San Juan Resort Spa and Casino Isla Verde 3 check check
Wyndham Grand Rio Mar Beach Resort & Spa 2.5 mi. West-Northwest of Luquillo 4 check
Mayagüez Resort & Casino 1.5 mi. North-Northwest of Mayagüez 1 check check
Courtyard Isla Verde Beach Resort Isla Verde 1 check check
Sheraton Puerto Rico Hotel and Casino Miramar 3 check
El San Juan Resort & Casino, a Hilton Hotel Isla Verde 8 check check
Club Melia 4.4 mi. East of Loiza 6 check
Embassy Suites Dorado del Mar Beach & Golf Resort Dorado 3 check check
Holiday Inn Ponce & Tropical Casino 4.1 mi. South West of Ponce 2 check check
Embassy Suites San Juan Hotel & Casino Isla Verde 2 check check
Diamond Palace Hotel & Casino Condado District 1 check check
Holiday Inn & El Tropical Casino Mayagüez 2.8 mi. North-Northwest of Mayagüez 1 check check
San Juan Beach Water Club Isla Verde 2 check check
Four Points by Sheraton Caguas Real Hotel and Casino 2.8 mi. South-Southwest of Caguas 1 check
San Juan Marriott Resort & Stellaris Casino Condado District 3 check

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.

Hotels in Puerto Rico with Great Nearby Entertainment Options

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.

Best for Nearby Nightlife
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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