$149 Avg/night
Rate and special offer based on Check-in: Oct 5, 2014 Check-out: Oct 6, 2014

El Conquistador Resort , A Waldorf Astoria Resort

4 stars
1000 El Conquistador Avenue, Fajardo, 00738
Hotel Overview
Reviewer score
3.7
out of 5
128 reviews
Complete Relaxation

This hotel has all you need for complete relaxation. Its limited beach on a private island is not... See full review

  • Liz with High Expectation
  • Aug 25, 2014
It didn't meet the expectation.

The hotel didnt meet the expectations in all areas. See full review

  • Daniela Martinez Cruz
  • Jul 2, 2014
Lose yourself in the vibrant beauty and captivating allure of Puerto Rico. Perched high above the ocean on a 300 foot cliff, Waldorf Astoria Spa is a peaceful retreat on the Island of Enchantment. Our luxurious Puerto Rico resort is divided into five villages, providing a soothing getaway from the stress of the world. Enjoy breathtaking panoramic ocean views at The Grand Hotel including the villages of Las Brisas and La Vista. Pure indulgence awaits you in Las Casitas Village - the distinctive four-diamond resort that shares our grounds, where a resort butler is at your service 24 hours a day in your private villa. Built into the side of a cliff and wrapped around its own swimming pool, let sea breezes caress you in Las Olas Village. Or just relax on your private balcony in La Marina Village, which overlooks the sea and is home to the new water park and private marina. Experience this vibrant Puerto Rico resort for yourself, complete with beautifully appointed accommodations, attentive service and a magnificent setting.Located on the northeastern tip of Puerto Rico near El Yunque Rain ForestFour miles form the stores and attractions of downtown Fajardo and Las Croabas. On-site world-class golf, spa, water park, wind surfing, scuba diving and fishing.An 8-minute boat ride from our private Palomino island 31 miles from San Juan and Luis Munoz Marin International Airport.

Hotel Map

18.3589 -65.628
Area served
Luquillo, Rio Grande, Canovanas and Carolina.
Nearby airports
Luis Munoz Marin Airport
Area description
East

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Reviewer score 3.7 out of 5

El Conquistador Resort , A Waldorf Astoria Resort Rooms

Garden room
King bed garden view room-balcony or terrace...18 Percent resort charge-lush landscape views...Low floor-mini cooler-in room coffee

Amenities

  • WiFi
  • Pool
Activities
Pool
Golf
Tennis
Dining
Restaurant
Services
Business center
Conference facilities
Internet
WiFi
Accessibility
Wheel chair access

Dining

Restaurant
onsite

Hotel Policies

Check-in:
1600
Check-out:
1100

Terms and conditions

Rates quoted in currencies other than the hotel's base currency are subject to the rate of the international exchange. Rate may change throughout stay. Rate may reflect average nightly rate. Extra charges may apply. Incidental charges, such as room service, are not included in the rate.

The amenities and/or facilities may not be located at the hotel, but within a reasonable distance, and additional charges may apply for use. All information has been provided by this hotel and not by Orbitz

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Guest Reviews (128)

Ratings and reviews for El Conquistador Resort , A Waldorf Astoria Resort

Overall score

3.3 / 5
5.01.0
9 out of 128
Amenities:
3.7
Room cleanliness:
2.7
Hotel staff:
3.6
Room comfort:
3.2
Location:
3.7
Value:
3

56% would recommend to a friend.

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Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Mdejesus
Business
San Juan, Puerto Rico
Sep 22, 2013

Great caribbean destuny

The location of the hotel is great! Rooms need a bit of tender loving care! The very best is the trip to Palomino Island. Enjoyed very much!

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Room cleanliness:
2
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
3
Location:
5
Value:
3
Trip purpose:

Business

Sightseeing tip: In Hotel

Get your bathing suit and suntan lotion, and take the ferry to the Palomino Island. That's all you'll need!

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Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
Rsputnick
Business
Miami, FL
Jun 16, 2013

Deficient

The setting is beautiful, staff friendly and helpful, but... My room was a bit musky and the carpet was dirty. Towels were old and worn. The front desk confirmed 3 times that the exercise room opened at 6am...it opened at 7am. Food was dismal. In all fairness the staff was friendly and attentive. Landscapers do an incredible job.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
1
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
3
Location:
4
Value:
2
Trip purpose:

Business

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Reviewer score

1
5.01.0
betrayed
Business
Tampa, Fl
Oct 25, 2010

complete disappointment

the room and the service is nothing more nothing less than $30/night motel room here in Florida,and they very rudely argue with you about $16/day parking fee where a customer has to park his car in a rough parking lot a good distance away from what is supposed to be a hotel where they send for the customer a miserable and beaten up golf cart that the customer breaths in all the smoke through the journey from the "parking" to the "hotel"

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
1
Room cleanliness:
1
Hotel staff:
1
Room comfort:
1
Location:
1
Value:
1
Trip purpose:

Business

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Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Anonymous
Business
maine
Oct 22, 2010

el conquistador

great ocean view rooms, private beach and good service. food is pricey

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
4
Location:
4
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

Entertainment tip: In Hotel

shops and dining in hotel, private island with beach, hiking and horse back riding, scuba and snorkeling

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Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
sun drenched travelers
Business
Milwaukee, WI
Oct 21, 2010

Great Views

This hotel has great views and their private island is a relaxing get away.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Room cleanliness:
2
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
3
Location:
4
Value:
3
Trip purpose:

Business

Dining tip: Short drive from hotel

Several local restaurants are located close to the hotel.

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Review of El Conquistador Resort , A Waldorf Astoria Resort

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
HotelSurvey#1
Business
Grant, AL
Jun 3, 2009

Beautiful Location!!!

Great location for a business trip!! Once you have completed your business, one can retire out to the pool or private beach! Awesome!!!

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
4
Location:
4
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

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Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
knotty nurse
Business
west coast
Jun 1, 2009

Elcon--May 2009

Gorgeous views from this aging, slow-paced resort. Expect waits, lines and some inconveniences, such as having to travel by funicular to reach the middle and lower parts of the resort (there are NO stairs!). No beach, but a lovely island is a boat ride away (allow several hours--its slow--like everything here). Resort is an hour drive from the airport.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
3
Room comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
2
Trip purpose:

Business

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Review of El Conquistador Resort , A Waldorf Astoria Resort

Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
Anonymous
Business
Chicago, IL
May 31, 2009

El Conquistador

The staff are friendly and very helpful. The food was tasty and nicely presented. We were held captive by the location of the hotel. The rooms were damp and the bedding contained a musty and sour odor. Bothered allergies greatly!

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
2
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
2
Location:
3
Value:
3
Trip purpose:

Business

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Review of El Conquistador Resort , A Waldorf Astoria Resort

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
rheuma9
Business
san antonio , texas
May 20, 2009

everything but the girl

the trip from the main road to the hotel is a little spooky not to be traveled at night,the setting by the sea at the upper level of the hotel is relaxing and breath taking, the staff is helpful but in general you get transfered to a second or third person before your question is answered, the internet connection was not functional in the room but did work in the lobby as a business man checking messages is important, i tried printing my boarding passes but th eservice didn't work, the casino is diminutive compared to those in san juan or las vegas and many of the slots were turned off ie were not working, the shops are a life saver, very nice well stocked, the palomino island is awesome , the many bar staff are friendly , the food is good , the self parking is ridiculous far away and uphill the valet works like a charm, this is a romantic not to sophisticated cool great place for a couple or a large group of friends, if you are a photograper this is a paradise, i would definitely go back and frequently......cheers

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
3
Room comfort:
5
Location:
3
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

Shopping tip: Short drive from hotel

the local mall is full of nice shops at good prices eating is mostly franchise they tend to close early like at 7pm

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