Discover out top ten list of the best hotels in San Juan

Discover the difference in staying at one of Puerto Rico's best hotels in San Juan. Hotels of this caliber like the Conrad San Juan Condado Plaza will accommodate all of a guest's needs during their stay. At hotels like the The Beach House Hotel even the tiniest details are taken care of, leaving guests feeling welcomed and pampered. Choose from the best hotels in San Juan for your trip by reading trusted expert and user reviews.


Located on a private section of the Dorado Beach, this condominium resort features an 18-hole golf course. Guest units include balconies, full kitchens, and separate living/bedroom areas. The resort's 776-square-foot freshwater river pool features waterfalls, slides, walkways, and bridges.

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Located in one of the most sought after areas in San Juan, ESJ Towers are just minutes away from the airport, Condado and Old San Juan. The building is well decorated with rooms featuring good space and some even ocean views. The beach is right in front of the hotel and you can direct access.

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Found in historic Old San Juan, this Sheraton version is not what you would expect to find in the old city. It is modernly decorated and the building's architecture does not follow the style of the Spanish buildings surrounding it. With that said, the hotel is very beautiful and elegant. It is the perfect place to stay for those coming from a cruise trip because the hotel is right in front of the piers.

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This once Carmelite Convent was built in 1651. The convent has changed purpose many times, but was finally restored and became a hotel in 1962. The inside is warm though a bit gloomy, but that changes once I reach the open-air courtyard, and it is a marvelous sight. When the hotel opened in the early 60s, celebrities flocked to enjoy the exuberance and mysticism that can be felt here. Today, the hotel is one of the most beautiful places to stay in San Juan. It was modernized with air-conditioned rooms and many other amenities.

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The ultimate resort destination in San Juan, The Ritz Carlton offers some of the most luxurious amenities in the area. Comparable to neighboring El San Juan Hotel, The Ritz stands alone when it comes to name recognition. It casino and spa are remarkable and favorites of not only locals, but other tourists staying in close-by hotels. Restaurants, bars, boutiques and more are to be found here. Not to mentioned a beautiful beach right in front.

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This elegantly decorated hotel, right on the beach is one of the best on the Isla Verde strip. The rooms are cozy and classic with terraces and balconies facing the ocean or the city. Direct beach access to Isla Verde's most popular beach is definitely an advantage, especially when their restaurant Ciao Mediterranean Café has a bar and a sitting area on the same beach. Their other restaurants, Ruth's Chris Steal House and Japanese Momoyama, are both very good and popular.

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La Concha is perhaps the most popular hotel in San Juan. Since its opening, the hotel has attracted the most discerning travelers and locals with its beauty and modern facilities. The hotel is located right on the beach and features a beautiful pool, a range of excellent restaurants, cafes, bars and a lounge. Once in your room, you'll enjoy the comfort and spaciousness offered while looking at the beautiful sea or city.

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The Condado Plaza is a staple of Puerto Rican tourism. With two different buildings connected by an aerial bridge, the hotel offers beach and lagoon views along with a complete range of amenities. Its prime location makes it easy to reach the many establishments and entertainment venues in the area. The beach is right in front of the hotel and Old San Juan is just a short drive away.

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The Courtyard by Marriott in Isla Verde, is an affordable version of higher-end Marriott and Stellaris Casino found in posh Condado. But this hotel lacks no mirage. With rooms facing the awe-inspiring views of the ocean and its close proximity to rustic and charming Piñones village. Also in close reach is Condado, Old San Juan and Isla Verde. The hotel is one of the most convenient options in the area for families and business people alike.

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Most famous and recognizable hotel in Puerto Rico, El Caribe Hilton is the first and only hotel with a private beach on the island. Here, the Piña Colada was supposedly invented adding to the already fabulous repertoire of unique characteristics this hotel holds. Today, the Caribe Hilton boasts numerous venues, villas, rooms, gardens and more, main it the top hotel in terms of unstoppable action.

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