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Get an overview of this hotelDining, dancing at Puerto Rican beachfront resort

Stylish Isla Verde

Facing the Atlantic surf, this Puerto Rico hotel in the fashionable Isla Verde resort district serves as one of San Juan's most popular after-dark gathering places for dining and dancing.

Day and night action

El San Juan Hotel, Curio Collection by Hilton includes an extravagant pool complex with a waterfall and swim-up bar, day spa, shopping gallery, and several dining options.

Wireless Internet

Spacious guestrooms feature wireless Internet access, cordless phones with voice mail, and in-room safes.

El San Juan Hotel, Curio Collection by Hilton

Hotel Amenities

El San Juan Hotel, Curio Collection by Hilton is 3.25 miles (5.25 kilometers) from Museo de Arte de Puerto Rico and 6.5 miles (10.5 kilometers) from Old San Juan. Use of steam rooms, a relaxation lounge and wireless Internet access in public areas is complimentary.

El San Juan Beach Club provides the ultimate outdoor party scene with canopied daybeds, lounging pods, hammocks, swings, and a swim-up bar. Caribbean cuisine is provided poolside. Activities and poolside entertainment include yoga, tai chi, swimsuit fashion shows, and DJs spinning the latest hits.

Well & Being Spa is an oasis for relaxation of the mind and refreshment of the body provided by caring licensed massage therapists and aestheticians, offering a steam room and sauna. Their exclusive skincare line is used for nourishing treatments in a quiet, peaceful environment. A wide variety of packages are available at the serene rooftop location or the breezy poolside spot.

  • Swim-up bar 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Steam room 
  • Nightclub 
  • Business center 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Conference space 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Express check-out 
  • Express check-in 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Total number of rooms - 388 
  • Hair salon 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Number of floors - 10 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Wedding services 
  • 24-hour fitness facilities 
  • Number of outdoor pools - 4 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Year Built 1958 
  • Number of restaurants - 7 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Beach umbrellas 
  • Beach sun loungers 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Beach towels 
  • Sauna 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 4 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Smoke-free property 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pools  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Self parking (surcharge), Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels 
  • Pay movies 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Phone 
  • Turndown service 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room massage available 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room safe 
  • Desk 
  • HDTV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • MP3 docking station 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Room service (24 hours) 

Where to Eat

Marea - Restaurant serving Mediterranean and Greek cuisine.

Caña by Juliana Gonzalez - Opening Spring 2017, this venue is inspired in the Puerto Rican cuisine with a special Caribbean, Latin, and fresh touch. Offers breakfast, lunch, dinner, and cocktails. There is an outdoor bar and pool service is available.

Caña Pool Lounge - This lounge overlooks the pool and beach. Indoor and outdoor seating is available.

Gonzalo’s - Coming soon

Yamato Japanese Restaurant - Featuring a sushi bar and teppanyaki tables, this restaurant is open for lunch and dinner.

Meat Market - An American steakhouse serving drinks, appetizers, and dinner.

Trattoria Napoles - Serving fresh-made pizzas, salads, paninis, pasta, wine, and cocktails in a casual atmosphere.

Chico Cabaret - Contemporary VIP lounge located in the hotel lobby. Cocktails and live music nightly.

Club BRAVA - Nightclub with viewing gallery and colorful lighting. Cocktails and dancing Thursday-Saturday nights. No cover charge for resort guests.

Entertainment

Spend your days relaxing on the El San Juan Beach Club Pool Complex or on the white-sand beach. Explore the thrilling nightlife of the city with live music entertainment and 4 lobby bars. Dance the night away at Club Brava and Ultra Lounge, the hottest nightclub in San Juan. Enjoy live jazz every Sunday evening. El San Juan Hotel, Curio Collection by Hilton is where the best entertainment happens.

Nearby Things to Do

El San Juan Hotel, Curio Collection by Hilton's complex features a 145-foot (44-meter) freeform pool with swim-up bar and a 120-by-50-foot (36-by-15-meter) pool. The complex includes a grotto waterfall. Live DJ at the Fantasy Pool on weekends. Hammock garden. Oversized Chess Game and Ping Pong table. Poolside massages are offered.

This Puerto Rico resort faces Isla Verde Beach, washed by the Atlantic surf. Independent vendors on the beach offer personal watercraft, parasailing, and banana boating.

A complimentary rooftop 24-hour fitness center contains state-of-the-art cardio machines, resistance equipment, and free weights.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the resort; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Personal motorized watercraft on site 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Parasailing nearby 
  • Fitness classes on site 
  • Snorkeling on site 
  • Volleyball on site 
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site 

Spa Services

  • Deep tissue massage 
  • Swedish massage 
  • Prenatal massage 
  • Steam room in spa 
  • Sports massage 
  • Massages on beach 
  • Sauna in spa 
  • Massages 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Ayurvedic treatments 
  • Number of treatment rooms 4 
  • Couples treatment rooms 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Minimum check-in age is 21

Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 21 years old.
  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

Please note that at this property shirts and shoes are required at all times in the lobby; after 7 PM, tank tops, hats, and headgear are not permitted. For more details, please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
  • Resort fee: 18 percent of room rate
The resort fee includes:
  • Fitness center access
  • Internet access
  • Phone calls
  • In-room safe
  • In-room coffee
  • In-room bottled water
  • Additional inclusions
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: USD 27 per person (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: USD 22.30 per day (in/out privileges)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 27.88 per day (in/out privileges)
  • Early check-in fee: USD 75
  • Late check-out fee: USD 75
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • El Resort & Hilton Hotel
  • El San Juan Casino Hilton
  • El San Juan Resort & Casino Hilton Hotel
  • El San Juan Hotel Casino
  • El San Juan Hotel Isla Verde
  • El San Juan Hotel Puerto Rico
  • El San Juan Resort And Casino
  • El Resort & Casino Hilton Hotel
  • El San Juan Hilton
  • El San Juan Hotel Curio Collection Hilton
  • El Hotel Curio Collection Hilton
  • El San Juan Curio Collection Hilton

We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the resort prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

Awards & Affiliations

  • This property is affiliated with the International Gay & Lesbian Travel Association (IGLTA) and welcomes lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) guests.

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