220. Hotel El Convento, Old San Juan, Puerto Rico

August 8, 2017.kerwin.10 Likes.0 Comments

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Why

The Hotel El Convento in Old San Juan, Puerto Rico used to be a convent in its early days. It is the first Carmelite in the Americans and only closed in 1903. So there’s a lot of history and traditions here. It was opened as a hotel in 1962.

Hotel El Convento, Old San Juan, Puerto Rico - Park in front of hotel

Hotel El Convento, Old San Juan, Puerto Rico – Park in front of hotel

Where

Hotel El Convento is located in Old San Juan in San Juan Puerto Rico. Its located across the street from the Catderal de San Juan and not far from the Puerta de San Juan.

How To Get Here

By Train

No.

By Bus

The area is served by local buses.

By Plane

The nearest airport is the Luis Muñoz Marín International Airport (SJU).

Day 220 - Hotel El Convento, Old San Juan, Puerto Rico - San Juan Airport Entrance

Day 220 – Hotel El Convento, Old San Juan, Puerto Rico – San Juan Airport Entrance

Airlines serving Luis Muñoz Marín International Airport (SJU) are:

Aeroland Airways (3S), Air Canada (AC), Air Europa (UX), Air Flamenco (F4), Air France (AF), Air Transat (TS), American Airlines (AA), Avianca (AV), Cape Air (9K), Condor (DE), Copa Airlines (CM), Corsair International (SS), Delta Air Lines (DL), Frontier Airlines (F9), Iberia Airlines (IB), JetBlue Airways (B6), Liat (LI), Pan Am World Airways Dominicana S.A (7N), Seaborne Airlines (BB), Southwest Airlines (WN), Spirit Airlines (NK), Sun Country Airlines (SY), Tradewind Aviation (TJ), United Airlines (UA), Vieques Air Link (V4), Volaris (Y4), WestJet (WS), Winair (WM) and interCaribbean Airways (JY).

By Car

If you are already in the region you can take the drive. Just use a service like Google Maps for directions.

By Cruise Ship

There are many cruise sips serving the island of Puerto Rico.

 

Where To Stay

Of course, you should stay at the Hotel El Convento :-). There are other fine hotels in the Old San Juan area or nearby Condado. There are also hotels in the Isla Verde area near the airport.

==>> You can find a list of hotels in San Juan from TripAdvisor here.

 

Where To Eat

The Hotel El Convento three  restaurant on the lower level. There are also other eating establishments in the Old San Juan area.

==>> You can find a list of restaurants from TripAdvisor here.

 

What To Do

 Visit the El Convento Hotel. You can walk the lobby and enjoy the history of the place. You may also have a meal there. Enjoy walking along the cobblestone streets just outside the hotel. there second street over leads to the Peurta de san Juan.

Hotel El Convento, Old San Juan, Puerto Rico

Hotel El Convento, Old San Juan, Puerto Rico

Hotel El Convento, Old San Juan, Puerto Rico - Staircase

Hotel El Convento, Old San Juan, Puerto Rico – Staircase

Hotel El Convento, Old San Juan, Puerto Rico

Hotel El Convento, Old San Juan, Puerto Rico

Hotel El Convento, Old San Juan, Puerto Rico – Corridor

==>> Here is a list of things to do from Trip Advisor.

==>> Check out some tours from Viator.

==>> Lonely Planet has some additional information.

 

Additional Information

Language: Spanish, English.

Currency: US Dollar (USD)

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