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Top San Juan Historic Hotels

Condado Vanderbilt Hotel
5 out of 5
1055 Ashford Avenue, San Juan
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The price is $294 per night from Dec 2 to Dec 3
4.7/5Exceptional! (1,618 reviews)

"Breathtaking property! Only issue was the hot tub was not working for 2 and a half days of our stay. Go out and eat at the mom and pop restaurants. Ride the bikes into old San Juan. What a beautiful island! We will be back soon!"…"

Reviewed on Nov 29, 2020

Condado Vanderbilt Hotel
Beautiful Old City Bay View 2nd Fl. Apt. on Exclu Street.w WI FI & D /TV
4.7/5Exceptional! (24 reviews)
Beautiful apartment

"Picture perfect apartment, gives the feeling of Old San Juan. Only down fall was only one bedroom had A.C, however the other rooms did have fans."…"

Reviewed on Sep 4, 2020

Beautiful Old City Bay View 2nd Fl. Apt. on Exclu Street.w WI FI & D /TV
Decanter Hotel
3 out of 5
106 Calle San José, Old San Juan, San Juan, PR
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The price is $102 per night from Dec 2 to Dec 3
4.7/5Exceptional! (429 reviews)

"Ubicación central cerca de todo! Lindo hotel muy acogedor!"…"

Reviewed on Nov 8, 2020

Decanter Hotel
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Hotel El Convento
4.5 out of 5
100 Cristo St, San Juan
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The price is $169 per night from Dec 20 to Dec 21
4.7/5Exceptional! (996 reviews)

"Beautiful hotel in the heart of Old San Juan. Walking distance to everything - classic feel with charming features including central courtyard."…"

Reviewed on Apr 24, 2020

Hotel El Convento
Villa Herencia Hotel
3.5 out of 5
23 Cll Caleta Las Monjas, San Juan
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The price is $129 per night from Dec 2 to Dec 3
4.6/5Exceptional! (454 reviews)

"It’s a beautiful villa in a historical and visually aesthetic part of town. The weekends are full of cheerful visitors. The rest of the week is quiet with friendly locals. The views are wonderful. I would definitely go back."…"

Reviewed on Oct 23, 2020

Villa Herencia Hotel
CasaBlanca Hotel
3.5 out of 5
316 Calle Fortaleza, San Juan
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The price is $99 per night from Dec 2 to Dec 3
4.5/5Wonderful! (983 reviews)

"The place is in a good location, staff very friendly. There is no restaurant on the site so that was disappointing. Because the pictures showed other wise. I’m not sure if it’s because of the Covid. Definitely enjoyed my stay."…"

Reviewed on Nov 23, 2020

CasaBlanca Hotel
La Terraza de San Juan
3.5 out of 5
262 Calle del Sol, Viejo San Juan, San Juan
The price is $114 per night from Dec 2 to Dec 3
4.4/5Wonderful! (917 reviews)

"Everything was great except for there was no hot water when it was time to shower. Also I recommend that they should offer resident parking pass for those guests that stay in the hotel long term. Otherwise you have to pay for parking and that can be costly. Other then that the stay was awesome. Pool ..."…"

Reviewed on Nov 23, 2020

La Terraza de San Juan
Fortaleza Suites
3.5 out of 5
315 Calle Fortaleza, Old San Juan, San Juan
The price is $82 per night from Dec 2 to Dec 3
4.2/5Very Good! (551 reviews)

"Location was central and fun Next time we will want a room with window, but otherwise the room fit our needs and building was historically pleasing and comfortable."…"

Reviewed on Nov 25, 2020

Fortaleza Suites
Sheraton Old San Juan Hotel
4 out of 5
100 Brumbaugh Street, San Juan
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The price is $111 per night from Dec 2 to Dec 3
4.2/5Very Good! (977 reviews)

"The staff went above and beyond to make our stay possible and a pleasure. Even on Thanksgiving day. I appreciate thr help they gave us when we had travel issues and accomodated us without hesitation, twice. Excellent service!"…"

Reviewed on Nov 26, 2020

Sheraton Old San Juan Hotel
CIQALA Luxury Suites
4 out of 5
752 Manuel Fernandez Juncos Ave, San Juan
The price is $136 per night from Dec 3 to Dec 4
4.2/5Very Good! (2,067 reviews)

"I like everything about this place .nice view ,good food"…"

Reviewed on Nov 29, 2020

CIQALA Luxury Suites
The Gallery Inn
3 out of 5
204-206 Norzagaray, Old San Juan, San Juan
The price is $135 per night from Dec 2 to Dec 3
4.1/5Very Good! (369 reviews)

"Un lugar muy diferente e interesante. La pasamos muy bien."…"

Reviewed on Oct 17, 2020

The Gallery Inn
Caribe Hilton
4.5 out of 5
1 San Geronimo Street, San Juan
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The price is $178 per night from Dec 3 to Dec 4
4.1/5Very Good! (983 reviews)

"Online pictures don’t compare to what you see in person.. the resort is absolutely beautiful"…"

Reviewed on Nov 22, 2020

Caribe Hilton
Monastery Art Suites
3.5 out of 5
250 Calle del Cristo, San Juan
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4/5Very Good! (236 reviews)

"Unique and beautiful. Everything is quite old but seems to be well cleaned."…"

Reviewed on Mar 8, 2020

Monastery Art Suites
The Condado Plaza Hilton
4.5 out of 5
999 Ashford Avenue, San Juan
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The price is $133 per night from Dec 12 to Dec 13
3.9/5Very Good! (991 reviews)

"The staff was absolutely amazing very accommodating giving a list of restaurants, how to get taxi or Uber. The hotel needs a lot of updating, it rained and buckets of garbage cans were placed on the bridge, very tacky. My room was okay standard, the safe broke w our passports. Security and immediately ..."…"

Reviewed on Nov 23, 2020

The Condado Plaza Hilton
Da'House Hotel
2.5 out of 5
312 San Francisco St., San Juan
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3.8/5Good! (391 reviews)

"Da House is in the best spot in Old San Juan. it is in walking distance to great restaurants, shops, cafes and bars and is close to the Paseo which leads to the Condado beaches. The staff are helpful and friendly."…"

Reviewed on Mar 11, 2020

Da'House Hotel
Comfort Inn San Juan
2.5 out of 5
Calle Clemenceau 6, San Juan
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The price is $94 per night from Dec 6 to Dec 7
3.7/5Good! (880 reviews)

"Great service! Beautiful place to stay close to downtown San Juan"…"

Reviewed on Nov 28, 2020

Comfort Inn San Juan
Hotel Milano
2.5 out of 5
307 Fortaleza Street, San Juan
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3.6/5Good! (763 reviews)

"El hotel está excelente, es bastante sencillo y está localizado bien céntrico. No tengo quejas sobre limpieza ni atención, pero deben saber que Punto de Vista cerró y que en futuro planean hacer otro restaurante, incluyendo también un sitio de desayuno en el primer piso."…"

Reviewed on Jul 6, 2020

Hotel Milano
Hotel Plaza De Armas Old San Juan
2 out of 5
Viejo San Juan, San Jose St, 202, Btw San Francisco St and Fortaleza, San Juan
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3.6/5Good! (1,000 reviews)

"This was a very old hotel in Old San Juan. We spent one night there before our cruise. It was exactly what we were looking for. While it was old, it was clean and the staff was very accommodating. It was right in the heart of Old San Juan within walking distance of everything we wanted to see and ..."…"

Reviewed on Feb 23, 2020

Hotel Plaza De Armas Old San Juan
Canario Boutique Hotel
2.5 out of 5
1317 Ashford Avenue, Condado, San Juan
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The price is $84 per night from Dec 2 to Dec 3
3.4/5Good! (739 reviews)

"Really cute boutique hotel close to the beach! Very friendly staff, and great hot tub."…"

Reviewed on Oct 19, 2020

Canario Boutique Hotel
S.J. Suites Hotel
2.5 out of 5
Fortaleza Street N 253, San Juan
The price is $150 per night from Jan 1 to Jan 2
3.4/5 (891 reviews)

"Location was awesome. Property was very clean and staff friendly and knowledgeable. As a older female traveler I felt safe there. However do not expect to control the room temperature or hot water mid morning. Free coffee is offered and you can purchase ice cold water."…"

Reviewed on Mar 21, 2020

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Frequently asked questions

What can a history enthusiast expect from a trip to San Juan?
During a vacation in San Juan, historians and history buffs alike may want to plan a visit to the monuments. And while you’re here, you can check out the acclaimed art scene and scenic seaside. You can also take time at the scenic waterfront.
What's the best hotel in San Juan to learn about local history?
Based on our travel expertise, Hotel El Convento is a top 4.5-star historic hotel bookable on Expedia and it offers 2 restaurants. San Juan Gate is a short walk away. Other choices near historic sites include Sheraton Old San Juan Hotel and CasaBlanca Hotel.
How many historically relevant hotels are located in San Juan?
San Juan is home to 1978 hotels and other accommodations bookable on Expedia, including 120 historic hotels or hotels close to historic sites.
What are the most important historical places and other sights in San Juan?
San Juan is notable for its monuments and landmarks like San Juan Gate, Pan American Pier, and San Juan Cathedral. Known for its art scene, cultural venues include Museo de Casa Blanca, Centro de Bellas Artes Luis A. Ferre, and Museo de Arte e Historia de San Juan. Other popular sights include Port of San Juan and Condado Beach.
What is a historic hotel like in San Juan?
Guests who choose historic hotels have the chance to stay in a place officially recognized with a historic designation. Historic hotels throughout the world can be castles, palaces, grand homes or even old police stations, pubs, lodges or skyscrapers — any building that’s been identified as being of special interest. These types of hotels in San Juan usually retain authentic elements such as period features or traditional architecture within the guestrooms or public spaces.
What is the difference between a historic hotel and a heritage hotel?
These terms are similar. “Historic hotel” is more commonly used in the U.S., whereas “heritage hotel” is common in Asia and Europe. Historic hotels tend to emphasize the building and architecture itself. Mainly a heritage hotel draws meaning from the place’s cultural value and how it shaped the community.
Do historic hotels in San Juan have modern facilities?
Yes, every effort is made to preserve the historic aspects and traditions, but hotel interiors are fitted with modern conveniences and safety features. Visitors can expect the amenities you’d get from a hotel such as WiFi, heating and air conditioning, and updated bathroom facilities. When you book a historic hotel in San Juan, it doesn’t mean you’re choosing a place that’s rundown or uncomfortable for guests.

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