Have you ever walked into a hotel where your breath was completely taken away? How about walking in to a hotel where each new thing you saw just kept getting better and better? Well, to have this experience, you must visit Condado Plaza Hilton in San Juan, Puerto Rico! Located 10 minutes from Luis Munoz Marin International Airport and in between the Condado Lagoon and the Atlantic Ocean, this hotel represents the true meaning of elegance, chic, and contemporary décor and vibe. The location is very clean, safe, and modern area with only 10 minute walking distance to Old San Juan and easy access to many restaurants inside and outside of the hotel.
The minute you find your way to the hotel, you are greeted by welcoming valet or easy self-parking garage. Once you enter the hotel, you will notice the vibrant colors that make it so modern yet casually elegant.
The staff are so friendly and will make you feel special upon check in. But wait, you have not seen anything yet, until you enter your room of the only hotel in Puerto Rico with a panoramic view of the Atlantic Ocean and Condado Lagoon. This view is what will take your breath away. It is beyond magical.
If you are one who loves the sound of waves and the view of the natural beauty earth has to offer, this is your dream come true hotel. So time to say goodbye to the smart phone app that plays those fake sounds of waves, when you can hear the real waves right from your room. If you prefer a quiet room, you can simply close the floor-to-ceiling window of your private balcony and enjoy the silent view from inside your room. This view will remind you of how amazing life truly is. If a view of the ocean is not your cup of tea, you can simply request a room that gives you the amazing view of the fashionable Ashford Avenue and Puerto Rico’s historic capital city of San Juan! This hotel offers a variety of rooms that will cater to your desire.
For your convenience, the room includes a mini fridge to keep your drinks and snacks cool. Also includes blow dryer, a coffeemaker with coffee and tea, safely located outlets, an iron with an ironing board, an ergonomic chair with an oversized work station that matches it, a flat screen T.V. with premium cable, in-room movies, complimentary Wi-Fi and a guide book with a list of all the restaurants and stores located in the hotel as well as all their menus!!
Worried about not getting enough sleep on your vacation? Worry not! The room has a blackout curtain that will keep your room dark and quiet during your sleep and a cozy bed for your comfort.
Hungry? The hotel has 5 restaurants that serve a variety of food that will fit your need. Pikayo, which is located on the Mezzanine level is a super chic adorned in white fine dining restaurant showcasing the cuisine of renowned Chef Wilo Benet. One of Puerto Rico’s absolute best and must go to restaurants!! There is Café Caribe, more of a fun and casual restaurant and Noodle Bar serving also located on the Mezzanine level. There is Denny’s on the first floor and finally, Aqua Bar & Grill which is a walk up bar located in front of the pool. Insert Bar pic On the Mezzanine level, you will find a 24-hour casino for your enjoyment. It’s not as loud and chaotic as Vegas casinos. Everyone there is relaxed and friendly.
The hotel has 4 pools.
The Ocean Tower has Puerto Rico’s only salt-water pool, an activity pool with water slide and swim up bar, and a big Jacuzzi. The Lagoon Tower has the lap/lounge pool for reading and relaxation and a little pool area for children as well as a hot tub. Guests also have access to a secluded beach, with beach chairs and umbrellas, located behind the pools!!
Feeling guilty of all the amazing food you ate at the Condado Plaza Hilton restaurants? Well, there is a fully equipped 24 hour fitness center in the hotel that includes a steam room, a sauna and a whirlpool room if you choose to burn those extra calories.
At Condado Plaza Hilton, you will enjoy all the luxuries you’d expect at one of Puerto Rico’s iconic hotels, but with the warmth and comfort of home.
Published on Feb 08, 2014