San Juan is home to some of the friendliest people you will meet in the Caribbean who take great pride in their Puerto Rican heritage. A heritage rooted in Spanish culture dating back to the 1500′s. This culture has led to some amazing places to eat and stay in San Juan. The following are three of those places that can make any traveler fall in love with San Juan.
Hotel El Convento
Tucked away in the heart of Old San Juan is one of the best hotels in the Caribbean. The Hotel El Convento is a small luxury boutique hotel built in a former Spanish convent and features world class service and old world charm. You can grab a free glass of wine at the daily manager reception or take a dip in the plunge pool overlooking the San Juan Cathedral. The hotel doesn’t come cheap but deals can occasionally be found in the off season. The hotel is a popular spot for weddings and those looking for a romantic stay before boarding one of the many cruises from San Juan.