Hotel El Convento

100 Cristo St., San Juan 00901 Puerto Rico (PRI)
4 Star Downtown Hotel
18.46618 -66.11825

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Local Attractions

Museums, historic forts, restaurants, beach, El Yunque Rainforest, caves, shopping areas, Lighthouses, nightlife

Customer Reviews of Hotel El Convento

4.5 out of 5. Based on 3031 guest reviews, Very Good

Property Description

Imagine a destination as grand and storied as the Isle of Enchantment itself. Nestled in the heart of Old San Juan, Hotel El Convento has established new standards of luxury, comfort, and service - while preserving its rich, historic character. A masterpiece of Spanish Colonial architecture and design, this stunning San Juan hotel is the only "Small Luxury Hotel" in Puerto Rico and the oldest member of Historic Hotels of America. Indulge in elegant accommodations, lovingly restored from a 350-year-old Carmelite convent. Escape to our distinctive San Juan, Puerto Rico hotel ... and see how the passage of time has only enhanced the grace and charm of this landmark treasure: Located in the heart of Old San Juan, Puerto Rico A few minutes from the cruise ship piers Within walking distance of world-class museums, historic landmarks, and vibrant nightlife Only 15 minutes from Luis Muñoz Marín International Airport 25 miles from El Yunque Rain ForestA Dazzling Blend Of Past And Present At Our San Juan, Puerto Rico HotelAdd your own chapter to the legend of our luxury hotel in San Juan, Puerto Rico. Luxuriate under the warm tropical sun on our roof terrace - while enjoying magnificent sunrises and sunsets over San Juan Bay. Indulge in a refreshing swim in our plunge pool, or soothe your cares away in our Jacuzzi. Savor the tantalizing cuisine of our four onsite restaurants. An oasis of soaring Colonial interiors and lush courtyards, this exquisite San Juan, Puerto Rico hotel provides incomparable service and splendid amenities, including: Named the only "Small Luxury Hotel" in Puerto Rico Oldest member of Historic Hotels of America Rated as a AAA Four Diamond property, since 1997 58 luxury rooms, well appointed, with inspiring views of San Juan Seven versatile meeting rooms, creating an intimate ambiance for between 10 and 300 attendees Complimentary high-speed Internet access, in all guest rooms and public areas Daily Manager's Reception, serving a variety of wine and hors d'ouevres on La Veranda Terrace Plunge pool and Jacuzzi, offering breathtaking views of San Juan Bay Fitness center, with free weights, treadmill, and stairclimber, offering guests unlimited use Four diverse restaurants, serving cuisine ranging from tapas to Italian to traditional Puerto Rican fare Library, with high-speed Internet access El Convento Beach Club, featuring beach and pool privileges at one of our sister properties, located on one of the best beaches in Puerto Rico 24-hour front desk service, to attend to your needs Valet parking, for your convenience Complimentary newspaper for Patio del Nispero guests during breakfast hours Immerse yourself in the grandeur of the past -- in contemporary comfort and style -- at Hotel El Convento. A uniquely Puerto Rican treasure, our illustrious hotel stands proudly as one of the most beautifully restored landmarks on the Isle of Enchantment.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 3:00 PM
Check Out: 12:00 AM
Year of Last Renovation: 2013
Floors: 5
Rooms: 58
Corridors: All Rooms Have Exterior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 58
Handicap Rooms: 2
Suites: 5
Room Windows: Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency: Daily
Meeting Rooms: 5
Meeting Space: 10000 sq. feet
Banquet Space: Holds 300 people
Dist. to Food/Bars: On-site
Dist. to Nearest Gym: On-site
Lounge/Bar Hours: 9 am to 10 pm
Pool Info:
Our outdoor plunge pool and Jacuzzi offering breathtaking views of the San Juan Bay, is open 24 hours.
Policies / Expenses
For Indiduals Reservations:72 hrs before check-inFor Group Reservations:100% of total lost room revenue, 30 days before arrival80% of total lost room revenue, 60 days before arrival50% of total lost room revenue, 90 days before arrival
Nightly Parking: 20
Typical Group Deposit: one night non refundable deposit
Total Taxes: 30.80%
Total Misc Fees: $8.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
Occupancy Tax: 9.00%
City Tax: 7.00%
Food and Beverage Tax: 18.00%
Resort/Hotel Fee: 20.00%
Parking Fee: 20.00 Per Night (Plus tax)
Porterage Fee: 5.00 Per Stay
Additional Person Fee: 40.00 Per Night
Rooms Wireless Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Day
Rooms Wired Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Day
Meeting Wireless Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Day
Meeting Wired Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Day
Food and Beverage Service Charge: 23.00%

Amenities / Features

Pet Friendly? Sorry, pets are not allowed.

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • ATM
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Breakfast in room
  • Car rental
  • Central location
  • Charge for early check out
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Concierge service
  • Conference facilities
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Dinner available
  • Elevator
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health center
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Free WiFi Internet
  • Ironing facilities
  • Jacuzzi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Movies in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Private car parking
  • Quiet location
  • Radio in room
  • Refrigerator
  • Restaurant
  • Safe in rooms
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shower
  • Swimming pool - outdoor
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Television
  • TV - Free Cable
  • Terrace
  • Travellers cheques accepted
  • Valet Parking
  • Voicemail
  • Express Check-Out
  • Laundry valet service

Airport & Shuttle Information

Luis Munoz Marin International Airport12 miles away15 minutes awayAproximately cost of taxi $20.00 one way (this rate can change without previous notice).

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.
Previously known as:
El Convento

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FAQs about Hotel El Convento

What time is check in?

Check in time is 3:00 PM based on the hotel's local time. Early check in may be available if requested at the front desk on the day of check-in.

What time is check out?

Check out time is 12:00 AM based on the hotel's local time. Late check out may be available if requested at the front desk during your stay.

How many rooms does Hotel El Convento have?

There are 58 sleeping rooms in the hotel.

Is there any meeting space at Hotel El Convento?

Yes, they have 5 meeting rooms that can support various table layouts.

Is there a gym at Hotel El Convento?

Yes, there is a gym/fitness area available on-site at the property.

Is there shopping nearby?

Yes. Good for sightseeing and located near shopping areas. Great shopping. Most guests liked the proximity to shopping.

Is there a WiFi internet?

Yes. Free Wifi. Wifi quality could be improved. About half of guests said the wifi quality was bad.

Is there a pool at Hotel El Convento?

Yes, there is a pool on-site at the property. Our outdoor plunge pool and Jacuzzi offering breathtaking views of the San Juan Bay, is open 24 hours..


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"My middle school band and I have been extremely pleased with the service we received from your company. I had many choices for hotels very quickly and the hotels I considered were all excellent. Even after I selected our hotel, your agents stayed in contact with me periodically and even arranged a free upgrade of my room to a suite! What a nice surprise! I plan to book my next trip through them and would highly recommend them to my friends for their group travel plans. Thanks for a great experience." C.C. - Grove Hill, AL

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