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PARKING available - Cozy and historic apt in Old San Juan

21 Reviews
Bedrooms 1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights

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Photos and Description of this 1 bedroom holiday apartment in Catedral - Naranja Dulce, Old San Juan

Apartment with 1 bedroom and 1 bathroom in the heart of the Colonial City

     Fully air-conditioned one bedroom apartment; accommodates up to four (4) persons. The bedroom has a queen size bed, large dresser and closet. In the living room, there is an L-shaped sofa that converts into two single beds. The living area has TV with cable TV and a dining table that accommodates up to six people. There is a private bathroom that can be accessed from the bedroom and living area. Totally remodeled and stocked with shampoo, conditioner, shower gel and towels. Has full kitchen with refrigerator, stove, microwave, toaster-oven, coffee maker, blender, dishes, glasses, wine glasses, coffee mugs, cutlery, and cooking utensils. It also has four Juliet balconies with views of the historic city. The apartment is equipped with WiFi.

     It has access to a large rooftop terrace, equipped with furniture ideal for sunbathing during the day and enjoying the stars and moon at night. The rooftop terrace is shared with the only other apartment in the building.

    A short walk from the property there are restaurants, pubs, grocery stores, pharmacies, churches, historical monuments, art galleries, hotels, casinos, museums, boutiques, and much more!

More Details
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Property Manager
Kim Venegas
Member since: 2011
Speaks English, Spanish
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
16 October, 2016
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based on 21 holidaymaker reviews

PARKING available - Cozy and historic apt in Old San Juan
average rating of 4.952381 based on 21 reviews

Great apartment

  • 4 of 5

The apartment was clean and updated. Kim was very helpful and responded to text and emails right away. The apartment is on third floor so keep that in mind when packing. Definitely was worth the hike. The only complaint is it's next to Plaza de Armas and it can get noisy at night. I had a couple sleepless night due to the locals playing dominos until 3 am. I would definitely come back to this apartment.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 24, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are providing ear plugs.
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Great location and apartment!

  • 5 of 5

This apartment was perfect for our two week vacation in Puerto Rico! The very best location. The center of San Juan and walking distance to almost everywhere! Very safe location also because it is surrounded by police for all the nearby government offices. In fact the whole city is very safe. Very good Sandwich place downstairs, drug store, grocery store and lots of fantastic restaurants nearby! The apartment is clean and roomy with everything you need. Great AC and water pressure. A little noisy from the street noise on Friday and Saturday nights so bring some earplugs!! Other than that, we loved the place and would stay there again!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 28, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for this great review :) This apartment is in Prime Location in Old San Juan: 1. It's next to one of the main public squares - Plaza de Armas, 2. It's adjacent to many governmental buildings therefore there's 24 hour security, 3. Walking distance (1-2 blocks) to many shops and restaurants, 4. It's behind the main Cathedral, 5. It's 2 blocks away from the main fort - El Morro 6. And as an added bonus, for those who want to rent a car - has the option of a parking garage. Welcome back anytime!
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Fully Immersed...

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I attended a wedding in Carolina Puerto Rico and thoroughly enjoyed our stay in Old San Juan. The apartment was just as pictured. However, the comfort cannot be felt through photos. If you are a traveler and not a tourist, this place is perfect for you. We opted to utilize the parking garage/space (you will definitely enhance your driving and parking skills) and we’re glad that we did. To be able to cook when and if you wanted or, as I did one night, take a 5 minute walk down to the food trucks at midnight and purchase a tripleta (OMG!!!), to be able to walk from the apartment to Castillo San Felipe del Morro and to the Puerta de San Juan, as well as tons of local/more common restaurants/shops, the location couldn’t be beat. The rooftop was the extra treat. At night, that’s where my wife and I enjoyed the night sky and Puerto Rican air with a cold beverage to punctuate our days. We were overjoyed with our stay and have no complaints.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 24, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank You for this Great Review! :) I'm so glad you got to enjoy all the possibilities, Roof Terrace included! It's also one of my favorites for sunset time. Welcome Back anytime!
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  • 5 of 5

Great location! You can walk to everywhere in Old San Juan from here and grab a taxi at the adjacent plaza to get to other areas like Isla Verde, Condado, SJU airport etc...

The apartment is clean and spacious.

I stayed on the third floor so there is some climbing if you get the same unit, and to the rooftop - worth it though!

I highly recommend this apartment building.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 5, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you! We strive to keep the apartment in great condition. The location can't be beat! Close to everything and 24 hour secure area. All this 500 year old structures have high ceilings therefore the stairs from floor to floor are longer than usual but I also consider it worth it. Welcome back anytime!
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This is real living in Old San Juan

  • 5 of 5

I have spent 5 winters in San Juan in various accommodations. This is a well equipped and thoughtfully furnished apartment. My longer stay requires more needs are fulfilled....and this apartment did that.

First timers to OSJ don't need to wonder what to do.....it happens outside your window.

The only concern is for those with physical limitations. This is a third floor apartment with 40 steps. It is like a gym membership as an added benefit!

Thanks Kim for your attentiveness..

  • Review Submitted: Apr 12, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: One of the great things about this apartment is the high ceilings and with that comes longer stairs, but in my opinion is a small price to pay and definitely a good work out :) The location is another great asset, next to Plaza de Armas where activities take place almost every week-end.
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Suberb Property in an exciting town

  • 5 of 5

We loved the apartment, so well laid out and very spacious. The furnishings and decor along with the large windows made it very airy and comfortable. The central location of the apartment meant that a short walk to all of Old San Juan's sights: El Moro, the shopping streets and museums. If you don't want to walk there is a free Trolley service around the corner that goes to all the sights. Being around the corner from the central square was exciting because there was always something happening. Old San Juan is very safe to to walk day and night. We would recommend this property and we would stay here again.

Stuart and Janet February 2016

  • Review Submitted: Mar 14, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for this great review :) Welcome back anytime!
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Nearest Airport
8 Miles
Luis Muñoz Marín International Airport
Nearest Barpub
5 Metres
Many options
Nearest Ferry
1 Miles
Bahía Urbana
Nearest Train
5 Miles
Tren Urbano, Estación Sagrado Corazón
Nearest Motorway
7 Miles
Carretera #52
Nearest Restaurant
5 Metres
Many options
Nearest Beach
2 Miles
Car: not necessary

The property is located in the historic center of San Juan, Puerto Rico. Walking the streets surrounded by buildings of colonial architecture transports you to the Columbine era. A five minute walk and you reach the two impressive Spanish forts: El Castillo del Morro and Castillo San Cristobal. Also, the streets are full of museums, art galleries and craft shops. For a culinary experience, there is an immense variety of restaurants and pubs.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Catedral, Puerto Rico

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
Winter & High Season 2016/2017
25 Dec 2016 - 31 Mar 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £22 per night, per additional guest
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £22 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Cleaning £90
Refundable Damage Deposit £164

PARKING IS AVAILABLE at a rate of $10/night. 7% Room Tax is included in the rate.

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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Catedral in San Juan

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 3
Building Type:
  • building
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 780 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • city centre
  • near the sea
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Sink and medicine cabinet.
  • Totally remodeled with modern facilities.
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom - 1 Large Double Bed
    Living Room - 2 Single Bed , L-shaped sofa convertible into two single beds.
  • Spacious room with high ceilings and wooden beams of the colonial era. Equipped with a Queen bed with direct access to the bathroom. It has air conditioning and a Juliet balcony facing the historic city.
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Balcony ...
  • Veranda ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
  • arboretum
  • bay
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • synagogues
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • Disco club
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

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