Fairmont El San Juan Hotel

Fairmont El San Juan Hotel

6063 Isla Verde Avenue, Carolina 00979, Puerto Rico
+1 787 791 1000
£203
Cheapest

rate per night

7.9
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based on 578 reviews

Fairmont El San Juan Hotel
Thu 23/9
Fri 24/9
ProviderNightly total
Trip.com£203
HOTELOPIAPV£217
Hotels.com£250

About Fairmont El San Juan Hotel

  • 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

With a storied past showcasing performances by Frank Sinatra and Nat King Cole, the luxury, 1950s-built El San Juan is considered a local icon. Thanks to a $60 million renovation in 2016, the legend continues. A mix of families, couples, singles, and business travelers find themselves at the dazzling hotel.

The hotel sits right on Isla Verde Beach, between the famously wide, white-sand and Isla Verde Avenue, the neighborhood's main road. The boulevard is lined with luxury hotels, numerous restaurants, and takes guests to the popular Condado area and historic Old San Juan. Guests also appreciate being able to walk to the nearby Walgreens or CVS to stock up on snacks and necessities. Juan Munoz Marin International Airport is only a short distance away for travelers.

With a beautiful beachfront location, four pools, five restaurants, seven bars, a nightclub, and a state-of-the-art three-story fitness center, the hotel rivals any all-inclusive in the area. All restaurants on-site offer something for everyone, ranging from steak and seafood to Mediterranean and family-style. The lobby is a hub of entertainment with three bars, a café, Chico Cabaret, and the on-site nightclub Brava. Apart from dining and entertainment, the multiple pools are a major highlight of the hotel. The impressive 24-hour fitness center and spa offer a range of equipment and services for guests.

Accommodations available include Tower Rooms, Suites, Villas, and Specialty Suites. Guest rooms were all overhauled in the property's 2016 renovation. Beds are incredibly plush, and all rooms are equipped with big flat-screen TVs, coffeemakers, minibars, and ample tech plugs. Closets in the rooms contain bathrobes, irons, ironing boards, and safes. More amenities and space are offered as rooms are upgraded.

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Rooms available at Fairmont El San Juan Hotel

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Double rooms(£261 - £495)
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£292/night

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Zenhotels.com

£394/night

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Agoda.com

£294/night

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Traveluro

£363/night

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Queen rooms(£264 - £640)
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£264/night

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£274/night

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£300/night

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Deluxe rooms(£294 - £668)
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£294/night

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£299/night

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£299/night

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£250/night

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Amenities at Fairmont El San Juan Hotel

  • Outdoor pool
  • Beachfront
  • Spa and wellness centre
  • Fitness centre
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Coffee shop

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Face masks for guests available
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • Property is cleaned by professional cleaning companies
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • CCTV in common areas
  • CCTV outside property
  • Hand sanitiser 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
  • 24-hour security
  • Air purifiers
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitised
  • Delivered food is securely covered
  • Guests can opt out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • First-aid kit
  • Carbon monoxide detector
  • Safe

General

  • Family rooms
  • Interconnected room(s) available
  • Newspapers
  • Pool view
  • Storage available
  • Beachfront
  • Sea view
  • Seating area
  • Sofa
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Soundproofing
  • Bridal suite
  • Telephone
  • Tile/marble floor
  • Carpeted
  • City view
  • VIP room facilities

Services and conveniences

  • ATM on-site
  • Wake-up service
  • Car hire
  • Concierge service
  • Entertainment staff
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Room service
  • Tour desk
  • Key access
  • Key card access
  • Express check-out
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Conference rooms
  • Wedding services
  • Ticket service
  • Safety deposit box
  • Bottle of water

Basics

  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Air-conditioned
  • Free Internet
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Shampoo
  • Body soap
  • Dustbins
  • Conditioner

Accessibility and suitability

  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Entire unit wheelchair accessible
  • Multi-lingual staff
  • No smoking
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Private entrance
  • Non-smoking rooms available
  • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Disabled access
  • Lift
  • Accessible by lift
  • Allergy-free room
  • Upper floors accessible by lift

Dining

  • Packed lunches
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Coffee shop
  • Snack bar
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Refrigerator

Pool and spa

  • Spa
  • Outdoor pool
  • Plunge pool
  • Pool towels
  • Pool with a view
  • Spa and wellness centre
  • Massage
  • Pool bar
  • Sauna

Bathroom

  • Hairdryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower
  • Shower cap
  • Additional toilet
  • Bathtub
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Pay-per-view channels
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • TV

Outdoor

  • Outdoor furniture
  • Garden
  • Terrace/Patio
  • Beach towels
  • Balcony

Laundry

  • Laundry facilities
  • Ironing service
  • Laundry service
  • Trouser press
  • Iron and ironing board

Bedroom

  • Feather pillow
  • Socket near the bed
  • Sofa bed
  • Cleaning products
  • Wardrobe or closet

Things to do

  • Gift shop
  • Shops (on site)
  • Evening entertainment
  • Pool table
  • Night club

Family friendly

  • Child-friendly
  • Cribs available
  • Kids meals
  • Kids' outdoor play equipment
  • Children's television networks

Parking and transportation

  • Long-term parking (surcharge)
  • Parking (surcharge)
  • Garage
  • Valet parking

Workspace

  • Fax/photocopying
  • Desk

Fitness

  • Fitness centre
  • Outdoor tennis

Reviews of Fairmont El San Juan Hotel

7.9
GoodBased on 578 verified guest reviews
7.7Families
8.0Couples
7.7Solo
7.6Friends

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10.0 Excellent
Pros:The beach, the pool and the lobby was amazing

Cons:The price of the alcohol could be less.

A
8.2 Great

Cons:We didn't like the partying and the loud music

A
2.0 Bad
Pros:Nothing

Cons:Nothing

A
6.2 Okay
Pros:The front desk staff upon check-in was very welcoming, helpful and informative. I love that the physical integrity of the lobby has not been changed (yet). The entertainment (Calma Carmona) on Thursday night at the lounge was amazingly talented!

Cons:Hilton recently purchased the property and are in the process of a $60-million renovation project. The soft opening was February 5, 2017 -- two weeks prior to our stay. According to the staff we spoke with there are currently only 50 rooms completed and available for rental. This became obvious when the hammering and drilling started at 7:30AM! Sleeping-in while on vacation was impossible. The casino in the lobby has been removed! This use to be a huge draw and great source of entertainment. Evidently there is no plan to replace it. The non-authentic food by the pool was less than mediocre. Although there were only 50 rooms available for rental there weren't enough chairs by the main pool with the swim-up bar to accommodate the guests. What will happen when they are at full capacity? The construction dust near the second pool made it difficult to relax and breathe.

A
8.0 Great
Pros:The location was great

Cons:No microwave for guest to use

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Location

6063 Isla Verde Avenue, Carolina 00979

What's nearby

  • Isla Verde Beach328 yd
  • Isla Verde0.4 mi
  • Carolina Beach0.9 mi
  • Barbosa Park2.1 mi
  • Ocean Park2.4 mi
  • University of Puerto Rico3.4 mi
  • Plaza Carolina4.4 mi
  • Cruise Line Terminal6.2 mi
  • Castillo San Felipe del Morro7.2 mi
  • Bosque nacional El Yunque17.5 mi
  • Mosquito Bay Beach44.1 mi
  • Playa Flamenco46.7 mi

Policies

Check-in/Check-out

Check in anytime after 16:00, check out anytime before 11:00

Cancellation/pre-payment

Cancellation/pre-payment policies vary by room type and provider.

FAQs when booking at Fairmont El San Juan Hotel

  • Yes, reservations at Fairmont El San Juan Hotel can be cancelled free of charge with some of our providers. Make sure to read the provider's cancellation policy.

  • Yes, guests staying at Fairmont El San Juan Hotel can enjoy a free breakfast.

  • Yes, Fairmont El San Juan Hotel has a restaurant on-site.

  • Check-in time is 16:00 and check-out time is 11:00 at Fairmont El San Juan Hotel.

  • No, Fairmont El San Juan Hotel does not offer free parking.

  • Yes, Fairmont El San Juan Hotel offers free Wi-Fi.

  • Fairmont El San Juan Hotel is located 5.8 miles from the centre of Carolina. Isla Verde Beach is the closest landmark to Fairmont El San Juan Hotel.

  • Yes, Fairmont El San Juan Hotel has a pool on-site.

  • Yes, Fairmont El San Juan Hotel is a pet-friendly hotel.

  • Fairmont El San Juan Hotel is 1 miles from San Juan Luis Munoz Marin Intl. Fairmont El San Juan Hotel is 5.3 miles from San Juan Isla Grande.

  • No, Fairmont El San Juan Hotel does not offer free airport shuttle service.

Nearby hotels and places to stay

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Value for money

7.4

Distance to city centre

5.8 mi

Location rating

9.0

Nearest airport

San Juan Luis Munoz Marin Intl

Distance to airport

1.0 mi