Hotel el Convento, Old San Juan
|100 Cristo Street, 00901, Old San Juan, Puerto Rico, PUERTO RICO.|
Description: Hotel el ConventoEnjoying a magnificent location in the heart of Old San Juan, Hotel El Convento is set in a lovingly restored 18th century convent standing opposite the cathedral of San Juan Baptista. This luxury boutique hotel is a short walk from the cruise ship piers and the marina, and offers a number of beaches within easy reach. Perfect for exploring this historic city, many of Old San Juan's most important sights and attractions are just a few steps from the hotel, including the Pablo Casals Museum, the San Felipe del Morro fortress and the National Gallery. Other points of interest on the island are El Yunque National Rain Forest, the Camuy Caves and the Arecibo Observatory.
Hotel El Convento hosts three fine dining restaurants: guests can enjoy fine gourmet cuisine at the Patio del Nispero, modern Italian dishes at Pizza e Birra and authentic Spanish tapas at El Picoteo. The hotel has a splendid rooftop terrace with a plunge pool and hot tub, offering great views of Old San Juan, and there is also a fitness room. Guests can take advantage of beach club privileges at the hotel's sister properties at two of the finest beaches in Puerto Rico.
Hotel El Convento has 58 delightfully furnished and decorated rooms and suites, featuring ornate hand-crafted furniture, marble bathrooms and Andalusian tiled floors. The rooms combine the authentic style and atmosphere of this historic architectural gem with all modern amenities and comforts.
Type of rooms: Hotel el ConventoQueen / Twin Superior:
Luxurious accommodations with a queen-size bed or twin beds, beautiful Spanish furniture and louvred doors that open to a veranda with limited view.
Queen / Double Deluxe:
Luxurious accommodations with a queen-size bed or full double beds, high ceilings with mahogany beams, beautiful Spanish furniture and louvred doors that open to a veranda partially overlooking the Historic City.
Queen / Double Vista:
Luxurious accommodations with a queen-size bed or full double beds, beautiful Spanish furniture and louvred doors that open to a veranda with a magnificent view of the San Juan Bay or the San Juan Cathedral and a bustling town square.
One Bedroom Suite:
Luxurious accommodations with a parlour and separate bedroom, including either a queen-size or two full-size beds, beautiful Spanish furniture and louvred doors.
Pablo Casals Suite:
Luxurious One-Bedroom Suite with a king-size bed in the master room and a full-size sofa bed in the parlour, Spanish louvred doors that open to a veranda overlooking the Cathedral, antique marble floors, and beautiful decorations. Perfect for honeymooners!
Gloria Vanderbilt Suite:
Luxurious Master Suite with king-size bed in the bedroom, living and dining rooms with exquisite decoration, magnificent marble bathroom with Jacuzzi, trompe l'oiel walls, and two sets of Spanish louvred doors that open to a veranda overlooking the "Plaza de las Monjas" and the Historic City.
All rooms and suites feature: Complimentary WI-FI; Plush bathrobes and slippers; Goose-down pillows; Flat-panel 37" LCD TV; Bose radio; ADA compliant rooms in the "Queen Vista" category which features wider doors, accessible bathroom with a roll in shower and grab handles; Cordless telephones; Spacious work desk; Hair dryer, iron, and ironing board; In-room safe; Refrigerator with complimentary bottled water; Premium Alto Grande coffee with a two cup coffee maker.
Additional information: Hotel el Convento
Private parking is available on site. Charges apply.
Number of rooms: 58
Official category: 4 Stars.Smoking policy: There are non-smoking rooms available.
Credit cards accepted: American Express, Visa, Euro/Mastercard.
GPS Coordinates: 18° 27' 56.86'' N 66° 7' 5.91'' W
Nearest airport: Luis Muñoz Marín International Airport - 13,7 km.