|Minimum Stay||5 nights|
Romantic ocean views, about which songs are written. A comfortable home away from home, this will make for a romantic and thrilling honeymoon or vacation on the beach. 2 PERSON MAXIMUM 5-NIGHT MINIMUM. NON-NEGOTIABLE... Please no requests.
Oh, did I mention the breathtaking
ocean views from the balcony and how the sound of the surf will lull you to sleep each night? Come visit us on 'The Island of Enchantment.' PLEASE CHECK CALENDAR FIRST FOR AVAILABILITY
This spacious, oceanfront studio is located in the heart of trendy
Condado, San Juan's Metropolis, also known as the 'Soho' of San Juan.
Its views are spectacular and conveniently located on a pristine stretch of white sandy beach.
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Condominium Stella Maris is centrally located, right next door to the San Juan Marriot Resort & Casino, La Concha Hotel and neighbors to Gucci, Dior, Louis Vuitton, Cartier and Mont Blanc, just to mention a few.
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Parking is available upon request for an additional fee.
I am a NY State non-practicing attorney, who resides in NYC. I currently market luxury real estate in Manhattan and live with my spouse and two fur-babies, Henri & June. I take the utmost care to provide elegant, contemporary and impeccably clean accommodations for my vacationers. Just see the reviews...and see for yourself.
Gloria Macri purchased this studio in 2008
The location is spectacularly located on the premier beach in San Juan, surrounded by restaurants, snooping, transportation, casinos and lots more.
The beach and ocean-front views are amazing and never cease...
This is condo is truly a hidden gem right on Condado Beach. The condo is a small, cute, studio, with everything you would need for a vacation-get-away.
The Condo is just a stone’s throw away from the treasure which is Old San Juan, and directly across from the Marriot Hotel. Just a few steps away is Ashford Ave, where there is shopping, including Wallgreens and a gym. You can literally stay here with out having to take a cab to eat our buy things. If you do want to book a tour or see things, the Marriot next door has cabs, as well as a tourism desk. It’s very safe and comfortable at Stella Maris, so it’s not a problem to be out and about.
In my mind’s eye, it’s like staying at your favorite Aunts place. The owners keep the condo clean, and stock the unit with everything thing you would need for a trip. We were happy to find a coffee maker, pots and pans and utensils in the kitchen area. The bathroom was recently renovated is very sleek and modern. During our stay, we were able sleep with the balcony door open and feel the soothing ocean breeze, with out having to put on the air con. We spent hours having coffee on the balcony, and looking out on to the blue ocean, as far as the eye can see.
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We saved a lot of money by staying here because we did not have to go out to eat for every meal, and we could do our laundry right on the property. Next year when it gets cold back in Chicago, we will come back to this condo for sure! The pictures really can't express just how great this place is.
The pictures don't do the view from this condo justice. No better way to start your day than sipping coffee on the balcony while gazing along the shores of San Juan. The condo was very clean and well equipped. Plenty of beach towels, a cooler for beach drinks and/or food and even 2 small beach chairs (not lounges). 2 lounges and an umbrella on the beach will cost you $20 for the day from one of the vendors on the beach below.
Everyone we met in the elevator was very friendly and helpful. But reminded us that security is very important and to not let strangers into the building. This building is VERY secure. You need a key for the gate, the lobby, the elevator, the padlock and the finally the apartment. Not that this area is crime ridden, but one can never be too careful.
Gloria was very responsive with all communications. And was so apologetic for interrupting our vacation time when she had to call us regarding a key we were missing (to stairwell) that a neighbor would be supplying.
2 things to note. Not bad by any means just something to keep in mind.
1- The water pressure isn't very strong. ESPECIALLY if you use the sink and shower at the same time. But this is pretty typical for high rise buildings. So just be mindful if you like fire hose showers.
2- 1 ply toilet paper. it seems to be the thing in San Juan, everywhere we went. I only mention this because it made me super aware of how much TP I was using. So if you like 2 ply I recommend running up to the CVS that is 500 ft away. (on a side note- My husband said "if this is the worst thing I have to say about the place I think we are in pretty good shape")
The bed and pillows were comfortable and the sheets were soft and clean. And although this is located in between 2 resort hotels I can't imagine a better place to stay while in San Juan. We will be back!
And thank you again Gloria!
Let me start off by saying that this place was amazing and just perfect! I had my doubts at first about renting a property without ever meeting the person face to face and going off the reviews. To help with this hesistant feeling the property owner Gloria emailed me and gave her personal phone number to contact any time. This was great due the amount of questions I had and so worried that it was a scam. Gloria made sure this was an easy smooth process and I did not need to work. She is truly a peoples person and want you to enjoy yourself while in PR. I would give her 10 stars just for her customer service. She is amazing and everyone should rent this property when they come to PR.
Ok now about the property. The property was just like the pictures which was one part that had me nervous. Every detail in picture matches the details in person. The bathroom was a perfect size, the frig was a perfect size the closet was more than enough room. It had everything in the cabinets to cook and eat with each day. The bed was so comfortable... my wife and I slept well each night. The flat screen tv was a perfect size for the studio. I could go on and on about how everything was so amazing. The priceless part are the views from you bed and when you walk into the studio....OMG its amazing. Coming back everyday to this studio just made you want to class Gloria and tell her you were never leaving! The balcony was great with the two chairs.. This place is literally on the beach. The other most important part is the security of the building...every access point had a key to get thru..my wife was very comfortable and thought that was great. I could write so much more but I think you all get the point that this is the best place to rent with the best owner and the price is better than any hotel in the area for what you are getting and more.!!!! Thanks again Gloria look forward to renting again in the future and referring many to you for this property..
My husband and I just returned from Condado beach where we spent the week for our honeymoon. We were BLOWN AWAY by the condo and its amazing views and adorable charm!! We literally do not want to stay anywhere else in Puerto Rico! The condo was beautiful, clean, with the best views of the beach and the ocean! The pictures DO NOT LIE and are a 100% accurate representation of the condo and the views. If anything, the pics don't do this place justice! Gloria was wonderful to work with and she made us feel truly at home during our stay! A very secure and safe area, with police patrol by car, by beach, and on foot everywhere and luxury hotels, restaurants, and stores all within a 30 second walk! We literally could have stayed in the condo the entire time and it still would have been the best vacation EVER!! Thank you, Gloria, for making this vacation so wonderful with your affordable, adorable, and beautiful "home away from home". We will definitely be back!!!
-Mario and Marcie
This studio apt was very well appointed and the view was GORGEOUS! Gloria (the owner) was very accommodating. The weather was great and the beach was sandy and warm. There was an overabundance of restaurants within walking distance plus two casinos. The only critizism was the stay was too short! Thanks, Gloria!
My wife and I spent 1 month here getting away from the cold north climate. We were very satisfied. The unit was well maintained and clean. The ocean front windows and balcony provides a spectacular view of the ocean and beach. Gloria, the owner, provides good support and takes care of any problems you may have. The studio is on the beach and close to shopping and restaurants. Will probably stay here again !!
SHORT Walking distance to restaurants, shopping, casinos and much much
more. Virtually any activity you'd expect at a seaside resort is
Tours out on the island can be arranged by the concierge
desk at the Marriott Hotel Resort & Casino, just next door.
All water sports are available in the San Juan area.
Several gyms are with-in A SHORT walking distance.
For under a dollar, the city bus runs into Old San Juan, about 2 miles away for additional shopping, galleries, restaurants, historical sites and a museum.
The International Airport is a 10 minute drive or
a $16.50 flat rate (+ $1 PER BAG) taxi ride away.
The sun, surf and tropical breezes are complimentary.
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Other Activities: The Beach is the Swiiming Pool, but you can also go next door to the Marriott Hotel and purchase a day-pass at the pool.
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My Standard Rate
5 night minimum stay
|Refundable damage deposit||$200|
Parking is available for additional $10/night.
One-time Cleaning fee of $70. PLEASE CHECK CALENDAR FIRST
NON-NEGOTIABLE 5-NIGHT MINIMUM stay is required, and applies to the rate.
Whether you stay 3,4 or 5 nights, the rate is for 5 nights ($625).
Full Payment Due with Signed Rental Agreement.
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5-NIGHT MINIMUM x $125=$625
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Full payment of balance is required to reserve your dates. Personal checks only. 5-NIGHT MINIMUM IS NON-NEGOTIABLE. Please do not ask...thank you.
* Approximate monthly rate. Actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay.
Payment is usually accepted in the quoted currency (USD) unless the currency and the amount is specifically agreed in advance with the owner / advertiser.