|Minimum Stay||6 nights|
Please Note: minimum 6-NIGHT rental required, which could start any day of the week. Retro (1930's), vintage, Deco, fully restored and equipped, in the very heart of Old San Juan, on the main square, 'Plaza de Armas', right in front of City Hall, at the only residential building on the plaza. There is an open-air cafe on the plaza below. Front full-size balcony with great views, including a glimpse of the ocean bay. Some of the features are: land telephone, hi-speed internal WI-FI, printer/copier/scanner, washer/dryer, iron with board, granite-top kitchen counter, gas stove, high-ceilings, intercom, original mahogany doors and woodwork, TV/DVR home theater with cable service via DishNetwork, stereo, CD player, A/C throughout most areas (except in 2nd bedroom), soundproof windows, water reserve, etc. Very safe. Since this is an owner-maintained unit (no agents involved), we make constant improvements. This vacation rental will cost you less than the average hotel room in Old San Juan, besides the fact that you won´t find a better location and get to stay in a full-size apartment full of amenities.
Ideal for retirees, couples, business people, professionals, small families (up to 3 people), solo travelers, artists or anyone who appreciates historical properties. Long terms welcome!
IMPORTANT: 6-NIGHT MINIMUM. Early reservations are recommended as we tend to book months in advance. After payment, we ask travelers to email their AIR TRAVEL Itinerary so that we can schedule the housekeeping. Directions and keyless access codes will be sent once full payment is made. Please read carefully our listing here since we have tried to incorporate all possible FAQ´s. Our online Calendar is always up-to-date!
I´ve owned this property since 1996, having done a full restoration, which is different than a remodeling. This apartment was closed and in a semi-abandoned state for 10 years before I bought it.
Old San Juan ('Viejo San Juan') is one of the oldest settlements in the Americas, it's origins dating back to the 16th century. It is located in the historic section of San Juan, Puerto Rico. The district is characterized by numerous public plazas. OSJ is the main attraction in PR for international and local tourism. The centuries-old El Morro Fort complex is just a few blocks away.
Location, Location, Location: Steps to markets, pharmacies, taxis, restaurants, museums, historic sites, government offices, hotels, cruise ships, nightlife, pubs, discos, live theaters, ice cream parlors, jogging trails, tennis and basket courts, etc. The El Convento Hotel, and the Casino, a beautifully restored historic building, both of which are popular venues for weddings, are just a couple of blocks away. Watch from our balcony the free concerts or shows often offered in Plaza de Armas.
We are just 3 blocks away from the cruise port. Also, the bus terminal is a few blocks away. On-street parking is around the corner and there are several public garages nearby. HOWEVER, please note that OSJ is best enjoyed on foot, no car is needed to live and enjoy the comforts of this historic small city. There is also a free trolley within OSJ.
Parking: Old San Juan is best enjoyed by walking. Traffic could be slow, particularly during the day and in the Christmas season. However, if need be, there is limited on-street parking and several public parking garages with different rates. Also, there is a free trolley throughout OSJ and there are car rental companies located nearby at the OSJ Sheraton Hotel.
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My Standard Rate
6 night minimum stay
for 6 nights
|Cleaning||$80 + Tax|
|Pet Fee||$75 + Tax|
|Notes||No hidden costs or agent fees. If staying for more than 2 weeks, an additional cleaning fee may be added but we will let you know before booking. We are registered with the PR Tourism Company, for room tax purposes, as mandated by law. For your own protection, we recommend that you get travel insurance, perhaps through www.InsureMyTrip.com (800-487-4722).|
Please Note: The owner of this property accepts payment in the original currency specified (USD), before use of conversion tool. The conversion tool is provided for your convenience only. The owner may accept other currencies if specifically agreed in advance.