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Located in Puerta de Tierra within 2 miles (3 km) of Castillo de San Cristobal, Caribe Hilton San Juan is within a few miles (5 km) of other popular sights such as San Juan Cathedral. This 652-room, 4-star resort welcomes business and leisure travelers with 4 outdoor pools, a private beach, and a full-service spa. Located in central San Juan, the resort is also near La Fortaleza - Palacio de Santa Catalina and San Juan Gate.

Dining

This resort is home to 9 onsite restaurants, perfect for a quick bite to eat. Savor a meal from the comfort of your room with room service, or entertain your taste buds with a beverage at the bar/lounge or coffee shop/café. For your convenience, a buffet breakfast is served for a fee each morning from 6 AM to 11:30 AM.

Rooms

Caribe Hilton San Juan's 652 recently renovated rooms provide MP3 docks, coffee makers, and free newspapers. Guests can expect 27-inch LCD TVs with cable channels and pay movies, along with free WiFi and wired Internet. Beds are dressed in premium bedding and bathrooms offer deep soaking tubs, hair dryers, and free toiletries. Free local calls, laptop-compatible safes, and ironing boards are other standard amenities.

Property features

Caribe Hilton San Juan features a private beach, a full-service spa, and 4 outdoor pools. Valet parking is available for USD 26 per night. The 24-hour front desk has multilingual staff ready to assist with dry cleaning/laundry, concierge services, and luggage storage. Other amenities at this beach resort include a children's pool, a health club, and a spa tub.

Highlights

  • Free WiFi in rooms and public areas
  • Onsite dining
  • Spa
  • Private beach
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Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

This San Juan hotel features a private sand beach adjacent to the property and is within a quarter-mile of Puerto Rico's Capitol and half a mile from San Cristóbal Castle. The 12,000-square-foot Olas Spa features a spiral-shaped spa in an outdoor courtyard, and large men's and women's saunas, steam rooms, and relaxation lounges. Water therapies, natural and tropical-ingredient treatments, manicures and pedicures, and a full-service hair salon are available. Use of the spa's state-of-the-art, air-conditioned, 1.5-story fitness center equipped with cardio and weight machines, as well as free weights, is complimentary. Water aerobics, Pilates, yoga, circuit training and other fitness classes are available.

There are 9 restaurants on site, serving everything from elegant steak dinners, sushi, or Northern Italian cuisine, to sandwiches at the swim-up bar. Starbuck’s Coffee provides familiar coffee drinks. Stop by Caribar where the Piña Colada was invented by barman "Monchito" Marrero in 1954.

Family friendly attractions include a children's camp offering half- and full-day sessions for fees (open seasonally), 1 playground, a video-game room, and complimentary activities for adults and children, such as fish feeding, bingo, minigolf, Spanish lessons, and pool aerobics. Complimentary wireless Internet access is also available throughout the resort. A shopping arcade offers clothing boutiques.

  • Poolside bar 
  • Swim-up bar 
  • Children's pool 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Children's club (surcharge) 
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge) 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Conference space 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Express check-out 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Hair salon 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Arcade/game room 
  • Concierge services 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Computer station 
  • Number of outdoor pools - 4 
  • Children's club 
  • Total number of rooms - 652 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Terrace 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Year Built 1949 
  • Outdoor tennis courts - 3 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Beach umbrellas 
  • Beach cabanas (surcharge) 
  • Pool cabanas (surcharge) 
  • Beach sun loungers 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Beach towels 
  • Number of restaurants - 9 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 65000 
  • Spa tub 
  • Steam room 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Wedding services 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Health club 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Meeting rooms 27 
  • On private beach 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 6039 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 24 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Garden 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 3 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • On private beach  
  • Outdoor pools  
  • Children's pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Outdoor tennis courts  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • Arcade/game room  
  • Playground on site  
  • Miniature golf on site  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Self parking (surcharge), Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Pay movies 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Air conditioning 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Free local calls 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Deep soaking bathtub 
  • Bathtub or shower 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Desk 
  • Phone 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • MP3 docking station 
  • LCD TV 

Where to Eat

Morton's The Steakhouse - For an elegant dinner, opt for Morton's, serving grain-fed beef shipped directly from Chicago, and seafood such as lobster and oysters. Book a table near the window for a spectacular view of the Atlantic ocean and secluded beach.

II Giardino La Trattoria - Serving the finest Northern Italian cuisine with over a dozen types of pasta, fresh daily prepared antipasto, meats, seafood and more than 150 wines from famous vineyards around the world.

Palmeras - Start the day with ocean views and a Hilton breakfast at this relaxed San Juan Restaurant.

Atlantico Pool Bar & Grill - Sandwiches, salads, burgers, tropical drinks.

Lemongrass Restaurant - Features sushi and and various Asian types of cuisine.

Starbuck's Coffee - Features high-quality whole bean coffees along with fresh, richly-brewed, Italian style espresso beverages, and a variety of pastries and confections.

Caribar Rum & Light Bites - Cocktail bar in San Juan with spectacular ocean views. Live entertainment Thursdays thru Sundays.

Nearby Things to Do

Pedal boats and kayaks can be rented on the beach. Use of the resort's four outdoor pools, three lighted tennis courts, and basketball hoop is complimentary. Jogging trails and 17 floodlighted tennis courts are located in Third Millennium Park, 1 block away. The park also includes a track-and-field stadium with an oval track that is open to the public for jogging. A dive center on a beach 300 yards from the Caribe Hilton rents snorkeling and scuba-diving gear, offers scuba-diving lessons, and arranges excursions.

A private sand beach is adjacent to the property.

The recreational activities listed below are available either at or near the resort; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Fitness classes on site 
  • Basketball on site 
  • Free bicycles nearby 
  • Miniature golf on site 
  • Helicopter/airplane tours on site 
  • Pilates classes on site 
  • Playground on site 
  • Scuba diving on site 
  • Snorkeling on site 
  • Tennis lessons on site 
  • Volleyball on site 
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site 
  • Ecotours nearby 

Spa Services

  • Hot stone massage 
  • Deep tissue massage 
  • Swedish massage 
  • Prenatal massage 
  • Steam room in spa 
  • Reflexology 
  • Detoxification wrap 
  • Number of treatment rooms 8 
  • Outdoor treatment areas 
  • Couples treatment rooms 
  • Massages on beach 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Hydrotherapy treatments 
  • Sauna in spa 
  • Massages 
  • Minimum age to access spa is 4 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 

Accessibility

To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the "Special or Accessibility Requests" section of "Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Minimum check-in age is 21

Check-in time ends at 6 AM

Check-out

Check-out time is Noon

Payment types

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the hotel:
  • Deposit: USD 75.00 per night
  • Resort fee: 18 percent of room rate
The hotel resort fee includes:
  • Pool access
  • Beach towels
  • Fitness center access
  • Children's club/arcade access
  • In-room safe
  • In-room coffee
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for buffet breakfast: USD 26.95 for adults and USD 18.00 for children (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: USD 19 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 26 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Early check-in fee: USD 75.00
  • A late check-out fee will be charged
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 35.00 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

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We should mention

Up to 3 children 18 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Awards & Affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Green Globe, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.
  • The property is a member of Historic Hotels of America.

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