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This hotel is located in the heart of historic Old San Juan, Puerto Rico. Hotel guests will receive beach privileges at the El Convento Beach Club on Isla Verde Beach.

Hotel El Convento is housed in a restored 350-year old building. The hotel’s pool and hot tub overlook the San Juan Bay, and a fitness center, library, and business center are offered to guests. Facials, manicures, and massages are available upon request. Every evening, the Manager’s Reception serves hors d’oeuvres and wine on La Veranda Terrace.

Rooms at the El Convento have Spanish décor and are furnished with refrigerators. The rooms include goose down pillows, flat-screen TVs, and free Wi-Fi.

The Hotel El Convento has 2 on-site restaurants. Patio del Nispero offers a gourmet menu served in an open-air setting and El Picoteo offers a tapas menu and a wide variety of wine.

Hotel El Convento is located just a few minutes from many cruise ship piers. The renowned museums and historic landmarks of San Juan are within walking distance. Luis Muñoz Marín International Airport is 15 minutes away.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.5 for a two-person trip.

Hotel El Convento has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Mar 22, 2011

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.6)

Breakfast Info

Continental, Full English/Irish


Availability

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Room Type
Sleeps
 
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Closest beaches
  • Playa Ocho

    8.7 Excellent beach
    1.7 miles from property
  • Escambrón Beach

    8.6 Excellent beach
    1.8 miles from property
Property questions and answers
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  • Is there beach access for El Convento guests?
    The Convento Beach Club is the name of the program that we have with our sister property The Courtyard by Marriott located in Isla Verde approximatel..
    Answered on December 19, 2019
  • Are there places nearby for breakfast?
    There's a good selection of restaurants for breakfast walking distance. Also at our sister property Hotel Palacio Provincial we have a restaurant cal..
    Answered on March 29, 2021
  • What time is check in?
    Good evening, Check-In begins at 3:00pm. Early check-in is upon availability. In the mean while we can store your luggage and allow access to the hot..
    Answered on June 15, 2021
  • Do you have smoking room available
    Greeting, We are a non smoking property
    Answered on September 1, 2021
  • We are interested in a queen room with a bay view. Do these rooms have a stovetop or cooktop? Are the washer and dryers in the unit, or located som..
    Greetings, We have available our Queen Vista, this room has a Queen Bed and a partial view to the Bay. Our rooms do not have stovetops or cooktop but ..
    Answered on September 7, 2021
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Hotel area info *
1 Restaurant On Site

    Patio del Nispero

    Open for: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Amenities of Hotel El Convento
Bathroom
  • Towels
  • Towels/Sheets (extra fee)
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Bathtub
  • Shower
Bedroom
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Alarm clock
Outdoors
  • Terrace
Kitchen
  • Dryer
  • Washing machine
  • Refrigerator
Room Amenities
  • Drying rack for clothing
  • Clothes rack
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • CD player
  • Radio
  • Telephone
Food & Drink
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
No parking available.
Front Desk Services
  • Concierge
  • ATM on site
  • Baggage storage
  • 24-hour front desk
Cleaning Services
  • Dry cleaning
  • Laundry
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying
  • Business center
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
Safety & security
  • Safe
General
  • Air conditioning
  • Executive lounge access
  • Wake-up service
  • Tile/Marble floor
  • Soundproof
  • Private entrance
  • Elevator
  • Fan
  • Family rooms
  • Hair/Beauty salon
  • Ironing facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Iron
  • Room service
Outdoor swimming pool
Spa
  • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
  • Fitness center
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Spanish

House rules

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Check-in

From 3:00 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in

Check-out

Until 12:00 PM

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

Cribs and extra beds aren't available at this property.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

Mastercard Visa Discover American Express Hotel El Convento accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Upon check-in photo identification and credit card is required. All special requests are subject to availability upon check-in. Special requests cannot be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), make sure you're booking this property in accordance with the destination's local government guidelines, including (but not limited to) the purpose of travel and maximum group size.

In accordance with government guidelines to minimize transmission of the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property may request additional documentation from guests to validate identity, travel itinerary, and other relevant info on dates where such guidelines exist.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Food and beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Due to coronavirus (COVID-19), this property adheres to strict physical distancing measures.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), wearing a face mask is mandatory in all indoor common areas.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

FAQs about Hotel El Convento

  • Hotel El Convento is 650 feet from the center of San Juan.

  • Hotel El Convento offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Fitness center
    • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
    • Swimming pool

  • Yes, there's a hot tub. You can find out more about this and the other facilities at Hotel El Convento on this page.

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Hotel El Convento by:

    • Taxi 20min

  • The prices at Hotel El Convento may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Hotel El Convento has 1 restaurant:

    • Patio del Nispero

  • Guests staying at Hotel El Convento can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 6.7).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Full English/Irish
    • À la carte

  • Check-in at Hotel El Convento is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM.

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. See details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

  • Room options at Hotel El Convento include:

    • Double
    • Suite