Hotel El Convento was created from a 360-year-old Carmelite convent. Today, it enjoys an acclaimed reputation as San Juan's grande dame hotel, offering every conceivable amenity to lucky guests. The cruise ship piers of Old San Juan step away, as are the district's museums, landmarks, nightlife, and restaurants; for nature lovers, it's just 25 miles to the El Yunque Rain Forest. Inside, 58 guestrooms showcase Spanish colonial architecture with handcrafted furniture, mahogany beams, and Andalusian tile floors. Activities abound, from the plunge pool and Jacuzzi to the private beach club.
Experience the Enchanting - A Historic Hotel in the Heart of Old San Juan. Imagine a destination as grand and storied as the "Isle of Enchantment" itself, nestled in the heart of Old San Juan, Puerto Rico, just steps from historic landmarks and nightlife. Old world charm and elegance meet contemporary comfort and luxury at the Hotel El Convento, which was built in 1646, was the first Small Luxury Hotel of the World Member in Puerto Rico, and is the oldest member of the Historic Hotels of America. As the guest, you will enjoy a range of comforts and amenities, including access to the Beach Club, fitness center, pool, and a nightly complimentary wine and hors d'oeuvres reception. Experience the award-winning hotel and learn why the guests consistently rate us among the top hotels in San Juan.
Accommodations - Stay In The Elegant & Historic Rooms - As one of the most historic luxury hotels in San Juan, the Hotel El Convento offers an experience unlike any other. Relax and unwind in any of the 58 hotel rooms that feature ornate handcrafted furniture, marble bathrooms, and Andalusian tile floors. Sit back and take in a gorgeous "vista" of the bay. From the exposed rich mahogany beams to modern comforts, the loving restoration of the Spanish Colonial hotel is reflected in the design of this architectural gem in the heart of Old San Juan. Room Amenities include: Fast WI-FI, Plush bathrobes and slippers, Goose-down pillows, Flat-panel 37" LCD TV, Bose radio, ADA compliant rooms, Cordless telephones, Spacious work desk, Hairdryer, iron, and ironing board, In-room safe, Refrigerator, with complimentary bottled water, Premium Alto Grande coffee with a two-cup coffee maker.
Dining In Old San Juan - Savor Deliciously Authentic Puerto Rican Food. Guests of Hotel El Convento can enjoy a delightful dining experience without leaving the hotel. From sumptuous breakfasts, lunches, and dinners to convenient in-room dining, having the ideal option for any taste and occasion. Patio del Níspero Restaurant - Consistently acclaimed among the finest restaurants in San Juan, Puerto Rico, the open-air courtyard restaurant offers a gourmet menu of delicious and authentic Puerto Rican food served for breakfast, lunch, and dinner in the shadow of the hotel's famous century-old Nispero fruit tree.
Location - Explore Scenic Old San Juan - Just outside the lobby, you can wander the streets of colorful Old San Juan, Puerto Rico, to experience the finest museums and attractions, including stunning cathedrals and world-renowned historic forts. Nearby attractions include the Cathedral of San Juan Bautista, San Felipe del Morro Fortress, and the Pablo Casals Museum.