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Offering air-conditioned rooms in the Old San Juan district of San Juan, Fortel Hostel is 1.4 miles from Playa Ocho. Among the facilities of this property are a restaurant, a shared kitchen and a shared lounge, along with free WiFi throughout the property. The property provides a concierge service, a tour desk and luggage storage for guests.

Guest rooms include a shared bathroom, a hairdryer and bed linen.

Popular points of interest near the hostel include Fort San Felipe del Morro, Old San Juan and San Cristobal Castle. The nearest airport is Isla Grande Airport, 3.2 miles from Fortel Hostel.

Fortel Hostel has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Nov 30, 2019

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Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.7)


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4 reasons to choose Fortel Hostel

  • Prices you can't beat!
  • Booking is safe
  • Manage your bookings online
  • The staff speaks English
Closest beaches
  • Playa Ocho

    8.7 Excellent beach
    1.4 miles from property
  • Escambrón Beach

    8.6 Excellent beach
    1.5 miles from property
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Area info *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
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Located in the historic old town

Multicolored houses with balconys fill the sunny streets of San Juan’s old town. The arches of an impressive town hall overlook Plaza de Armas, with cafes scattered around it.

What's nearby
  • National Gallery
    0.2 miles
  • Old San Juan
    0.2 miles
  • Marina Old San Juan
    0.2 miles
  • Old San Juan Organic Farmers Market
    0.3 miles
  • Cristo Chapel
    0.3 miles
  • Museum of San Juan
    0.3 miles
  • Ponce de Leon Statue
    0.3 miles
  • San Juan Bautista Cathedral
    0.3 miles
  • San José Church
    0.3 miles
  • San Cristobal Castle
    0.4 miles
Top attractions
  • La Fortaleza, Governor's Residence
    0.4 miles
  • Casa Blanca Museum
    0.4 miles
  • San Juan National Historic Site
    0.7 miles
  • Fort San Felipe del Morro
    0.7 miles
  • Isla de Cabras Park
    1.5 miles
  • Bacardi Rum Distillery
    1.8 miles
  • Condado Lagoon
    2.2 miles
  • Central Park
    2.9 miles
  • Museum of Art of Puerto Rico
    3.3 miles
  • Barbosa Park
    4.4 miles
Natural Beauty
  • Mountain
    0.9 miles
Ski lifts
  • Castillo San Felipe
    0.9 miles
Beaches in the Neighborhood
  • Playa Ocho
    1.4 miles
  • Escambrón Beach
    1.5 miles
  • Condado Beach
    2.1 miles
  • Condado Beach
    2.6 miles
  • Ocean Park Beach
    3.2 miles
Closest Airports
  • Isla Grande Airport
    1.2 miles
  • Luis Muñoz Marín International Airport
    7.3 miles
  • Mercedita Airport
    43.2 miles
How to get to Fortel Hostel from Luis Muñoz Marín International Airport
    Taxi
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Amenities of Fortel Hostel
Kitchen
  • Shared kitchen
Activities
  • Tour or class about local culture Additional charge
Food & Drink
  • Restaurant
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Parking options available
  • Street parking
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
  • Lockers
  • Private check-in/out
  • Concierge
  • Baggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • Express check-in/out
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Board games/Puzzles
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key card access
  • 24-hour security
General
  • Grocery deliveries Additional charge
  • Adults only
  • Convenience store on site
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Air conditioning
  • Non-smoking rooms
Health & Wellness Facilities
  • Locker rooms
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Spanish
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Sustainability initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

House rules Fortel Hostel takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in

3:00 PM - 9:00 PM

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

Check-out

Until 11:00 AM

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.

Refundable damage deposit

A damage deposit of USD 35 is required on arrival. This will be collected by credit card. You should be reimbursed on check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full by credit card, subject to an inspection of the property.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children not allowed.

Crib and extra bed policies

There's no capacity for cribs at this property.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

Mastercard Visa American Express Fortel Hostel accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property has reduced reception and service hours.

A negative coronavirus (COVID-19) PCR test result is mandatory to check in to this property.

Please inform Fortel Hostel of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

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.

A damage deposit of USD 35 is required on arrival. This will be collected by credit card. You should be reimbursed on check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full by credit card, subject to an inspection of the property.

FAQs about Fortel Hostel

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

  • Fortel Hostel offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Locker rooms
    • Tour or class about local culture

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Fortel Hostel by:

    • Taxi 15min

  • Check-in at Fortel Hostel is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

  • Fortel Hostel is 1,150 feet from the center of San Juan.