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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, casino gaming, and dancing.

Day and night action

El San Juan Resort & Casino, A Hilton Hotel includes an extravagant pool complex with a waterfall and swim-up bar, a glittering casino, 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 Resort & Casino, A Hilton Hotel

6063 Isla Verde Avenue Carolina 00979

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

El San Juan Resort & Casino, A Hilton Hotel 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. A 16,500-square-foot (1,530-square-meter) casino offers Caribbean stud poker, blackjack, roulette, craps, and slot machines. Use of steam rooms, a relaxation lounge and wireless Internet access in public areass is complimentary.

Encanto 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 or in private cabanas. Activities and poolside entertainment include yoga, tai chi, swimsuit fashion shows, and DJs spinning the latest hits.

Edouard de Paris Day 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. The Yonka-Paris French 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.

  • 24-hour fitness facilities 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Babysitting or childcare 
  • Beach cabanas (surcharge) 
  • Beach sun loungers 
  • Beach towels 
  • Beach umbrellas 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Business center 
  • Casino 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Conference space 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-in 
  • Express check-out 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Hair salon 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Nightclub 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 4 
  • Number of floors - 10 
  • Number of outdoor pools - 3 
  • Number of restaurants - 9 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Sauna 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Spa tub 
  • Steam room 
  • Supervised childcare/activities 
  • Swim-up bar 
  • Total number of rooms - 386 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Wedding services 
  • Year Built 1959 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Babysitting or childcare  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Outdoor pools  
  • Rollaway/extra beds available  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Self parking (surcharge), Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

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

Where to Eat

La Picola Fontana - Intimate, fine-dining restaurant serving Northern Italian cuisine. Soft lighting, murals, chandeliers. Dinner only.

La Terraza - Air-conditioned dining room and covered, balustraded terrace overlooking pool complex. Breakfast buffet and á la carte menu.

Aquaire - Overlooks the pool and beach. Indoor and outdoor seating available.

KOCO - Serves Latin, Spanish, and Caribbean cuisines.

Encanto Beach Club - Sultry outdoor party club with open-air lounge of canopied daybeds, lounging pods, hammocks, swings, a swimup bar, and outdoor showers. Breakfast in private cabanas is available. Caribbean cuisine includes shark panini, mango sushi, lobster crepes, and black truffle conch fritters. Poolside entertainment.

Yamato Japanese Restaurant - Sushi bar, teppanyaki tables. Open for lunch and dinner.

Brother Jimmy's BBQ - Casual, open-air restaurant on rooftop with expansive views of city lights and Isla Verde shore. Southern barbecue specialties, multiple television monitors and a mechanical bull. Dinner only.

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

Galeria Trattoria - Casual spot in shopping arcade. Open late morning to after midnight for pizza, calzones, quesadillas, burgers, salads, pasta, steaks, fish, gelato.

The Chico Lounge - Contemporary lounge located off of the lobby. Cocktails and live music.

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

Fantasy Pool Bar - Poolside bar with swimup side. Open late morning to early evening for light lunch and tropical drinks.


Spend your days relaxing on the Encanto 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, or test your luck at the casino. Enjoy live jazz every Sunday evening. El San Juan Resort & Casino, A Hilton Hotel is where the best entertainment happens.

Nearby Things to Do

El San Juan Resort & Casino, A Hilton Hotel'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 and 3 10-person spa tubs, 1 in a rock garden adjoining rock-lined plunge pool. Live DJ at the Fantasy Pool on weekends. Pool Cabanas for rental. 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 
  • Sauna in spa 
  • Massages 
  • Body wraps 
  • Massages on beach 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Number of treatment rooms 4 
  • Couples treatment rooms 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Ayurvedic treatments 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the "Special or Accessibility Requests" section of "Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

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

Hotel Policies


Minimum check-in age is 21

Check-in time starts at 4 PM


Check-out time is Noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available.


  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel 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.


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the hotel:
  • Resort fee: 18 percent of room rate
The hotel resort fee includes:
  • Pool access
  • Beach access
  • Beach loungers
  • Beach towels
  • Fitness center access
  • In-room safe
  • 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 16.73 per day (in/out privileges)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 22.30 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

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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