This elegant hotel can be found right on the beach and is one of the most popular hotels on the Isla Verde strip. Rooms are intimate and cozy which allow you to feel right at home. They also have terraces and balconies that can either face the ocean or the city, and all guests have access directly to Isla Verde’s most popular beach. Intercontinental’s restaurant Ciao Mediterranean has a bar and sitting area on the beach as well, but their other restaurants, Ruth’s Chris Steak House and Japanese Momoyama, are equally as popular amongst guests.
Marriott San Juan Resort & Stellaris Casino is a four-diamond luxury resort along Condado Beach, offering the creme-de-la-creme experience of Caribbean hotels. With direct access to the beach you can be from room-to-sand in minutes, but if the idea of seawater puts you off on the way down, you can always stop halfway at their beachside resort-style pool, complete with waterslide and hot tub. With six dining options on site, offering all manner of treats from Italian gelato to Asian noodles, you’ll never go hungry. There’s also an on-site wellness center providing all manner of spa treatments and, of course, the casino which has 26 tables including Texas Hold ’em and the classic Blackjack.
The Hyatt Hacienda del Mar Hotel Dorado is located on a private area of the Dorado Beach. The resort features an 18-hole golf course, spa and the opportunity to horseback ride on the beach. Guests rooms include balconies and full kitchens, as well as separate living/bedroom areas. The resort also has a 776-square-foot freshwater river pool that includes waterfalls, slides, walkways, and bridges.
The Caribe Hilton might be the most recognizable of the places to stay in San Juan, Puerto Rico, as well as the only hotel that has a private beach on the island. That the Piña Colada was invented here is just one of the unique facts about the hotel. The Caribe Hilton also has several venues, villas, rooms and gardens, and continues to prove why it is the best Puerto Rico has to offer.
Check out the best resorts in San Juan, or treat yourself to a stay at one of Puerto Rico’s most luxurious hotels, now bookable via Culture Trip. There’s plenty of things to do and see in San Juan, plus some spectacular beaches nearby. After working up an appetite, head to one of the best restaurants in San Juan to finish off the day.
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