Hotel El Convento

Hotel El Convento

100 Cristo Street, San Juan 00901, Puerto Rico
+1 787 723 9020

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Hotel El Convento
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About Hotel El Convento

  • Hotel Room
    You’ll have a private room with all the hotel’s amenities
  • Clean and Tidy
    This stay has listed several different cleanliness practices.
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi for free

Boasting a Jacuzzi and an outdoor pool, Hotel El Convento San Juan is located in San Juan and provides historic accommodation. It is just moments from Old San Juan.

There are a range of facilities available to guests of El Convento, such as facial treatments, an express check-in and check-out feature and a sun deck. Staff are available 24 hours a day and can assist with booking tours and tickets.

All of the elegant rooms at Hotel El Convento San Juan are equipped with a hair dryer and a refrigerator.

Guests staying at Hotel El Convento can enjoy a unique dining experience at the in-house restaurant, ideally based for those who want to stay close by at mealtime. A wide selection of dining options can also be found in the area.

The hotel is ideally set for discovering the city, with the Casa Blanca only two minutes away. Castillo San Cristobal and the Fort San Felipe del Morro are each within walking distance.

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Amenities at Hotel El Convento

  • Outdoor pool
  • Fitness center
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Coffee machine
  • Business center
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Face masks for guests available
  • Physical distancing rules
  • First-aid kit
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning
  • Safe
  • Guests can opt-out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Disinfection of high-touch surfaces


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Fan
  • Towels
  • Shampoo
  • Free toiletries
  • Body soap
  • Air-conditioned
  • Towels/sheets (extra fee)
  • Trash cans
  • Conditioner

Services and conveniences

  • Conference rooms
  • ATM on-site
  • Ticket service
  • Business center
  • Wake-up service
  • Safety deposit box
  • Concierge service
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Room service
  • Express check-out
  • Bottle of water
  • 24hr front desk


  • Executive lounge access
  • Family rooms
  • Sea view
  • Seating area
  • Sofa
  • Soundproofing
  • Telephone
  • Tile/marble floor
  • City view
  • Storage available


  • Shower
  • Shower cap
  • Bathtub
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Bathrobe
  • Private bathroom


  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry service
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Tumble dryer
  • Drying rack for clothing
  • Washing machine

Pool and spa

  • Hot tub
  • Outdoor pool
  • Plunge pool
  • Pool towels
  • Pool with a view

Accessibility and suitability

  • Non-smoking rooms available
  • Increased accessibility
  • Elevator
  • Multi-lingual staff
  • Private entrance


  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee machine

Media and entertainment

  • Radio
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Library
  • CD player


  • Sofa bed
  • Alarm clock
  • Clothes rack
  • Wardrobe or closet


  • Terrace/Patio
  • Beach towels
  • Garden


  • Fax/photocopying
  • Desk

Things to do

  • Eco tourism
  • Beauty salon

Family friendly

  • Babysitting or child care
  • Cribs available

Parking and transportation

  • Parking


  • Fitness center

Reviews of Hotel El Convento

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2.0 Bad
I wanted to share my experience regarding supervisor Javier from the Palacio location. We were moved for the Convento site to the Palacio site due to torn sheets, unswept under beds with leftover toys from previous dwellers, malfunctioning air conditioning, and cockroaches presence in our room. Helen was kind and personally assisted us in our room transitions. We were advised to obtain breakfast vouchers and met Javier at the front desk. Javier, to say the least, is rude and unfriendly. He was rolling his eyes and just appeared unwilling to assist. He was argumentative about the fact that the food vouchers were not issued by Helen. Javier pointed at my 3 year old son and sarcastically asked if he is going to eat as well insinuating that he should not be eating. Javier should not be dealing with customers as he does not know what customer service means.
10.0 Excellent
I love El Convento. Old world with modern comforts. Elegant and great staff. Beautiful location as well.
7.1 Good
Pros:The staff was awesome!! Very comfy beds and a very good location!
Cons:The hotel is very old which is cool, but it need some upgrade.
10.0 Excellent
Pros:The Hotel Staff is bilingual, loves travelers, will always say hello, will help you find your way around, will feed you until you are stuffed, will make you feel like you are in a family home. This location is across the street from one of the oldest Catholic Cathedrals in North America. Centrally located in Old San Juan for UBER rides, two ancient forts and fabulous restaurants within a block or two. Police are everywhere protecting your safety.
Cons:Main elevator kept breaking down with immediate repair by local Contracted company. Any baggage moves handled by Hotel. They helped us totally through this minor problem.
10.0 Excellent
Pros:Beautiful hotel, wonderful hosts, located in an old world city.
10.0 Excellent
Pros:Every staff interaction was terrific. Friendly, eager, helpful, welcoming. Front desk, restaurant (tapas bar, food and staff shine!) History just walks the halls with you! The rooftop pool and hot tub with harbor view at sunset was something special. Then we left a coat behind, and discovered it after our cruise ship left, they packed it up and Shipped it home.
Cons:Having to leave so soon. Should have booked a much longer stay!
10.0 Excellent
Pros:The attention to detail and quality was evident in the furnishings and finishes of the hotel. The staff as courteous and responsive and the daily guest wine and cheese reception was a nice touch. It's location is hard to beat and the hotel blends well into the historical city of Old San Juan.
Cons:There is a lot of traffic directly outside. Not good for early check in.
10.0 Excellent
Pros:I liked everything. The staff was incredibly accommodating. The hotel itself was amazing and exactly what I wanted, which was a place with character and charm. Do yourself a favor and stay here.
9.6 Excellent
Pros:It's a historic building with an invaluable art collection.
Cons:Their claim to have a pool is ludicrous.


100 Cristo Street, San Juan 00901

What's nearby

  • Catedrál de San Juan Bautista67 m
  • San José Church154 m
  • Viejo San Juan172 m
  • San Juan National Historic Site178 m
  • Museo de Las Americas245 m
  • La Fortaleza250 m
  • Capilla del Santo Cristo de la Salud258 m
  • The Poet's Passage260 m
  • Paseo de la Princesa315 m
  • Santa María Magdalena de Pazzis Cemetery0.4 km
  • Castillo San Felipe del Morro0.8 km
  • Castillo de San Cristobal0.8 km



Check in anytime after 15:00, check out anytime before 12:00


Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

FAQs when booking at Hotel El Convento

  • Hotel El Convento is located at 100 Cristo Street in San Juan Antiguo, 1.1 km from the center of San Juan. Catedrál de San Juan Bautista is the closest landmark to Hotel El Convento.

  • Check-in time is 15:00 and check-out time is 12:00 at Hotel El Convento.

  • Yes, Hotel El Convento offers free Wi-Fi.

  • Hotel El Convento is 2.4 km from San Juan Isla Grande. Hotel El Convento is 12.5 km from San Juan Luis Munoz Marin Intl.

  • Yes, Hotel El Convento has a pool onsite.

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Distance to city center

1.1 km

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Nearest Airport

San Juan Luis Munoz Marin Intl

Distance to airport

12.5 km