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Ocean View One Bedroom Apt. in Old San Juan

12 Reviews
Bedrooms 1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights

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Minimum Stay
3 nights


San Cristóbal Apartment Rental Photos and Description

1 bedroom, 1 bathroom, sleeps 3, complete kitchen

Weare offering our beautiful one bedroom apartment located in Colonial and Historical Old San Juan. It is located on top of the hill next to a 16th. century fortress (Castillo San Cristobal). Amazing Ocean views from the apt. Features a fully equipped kitchen, a full size futon in the living area, a full size bed in the bedroom, A/C, WIFI internet. A beautiful mosaic and artistic bathroom complements this comfortable and nice apt. Perfect for a couple or can accomodate a maximum of 3 people. Please get in contact with us to reserve your nights. There is a minimum of three (3) nights required.

It is the perfect location, front of the ocean, near supermarkets, shops, cafes, great nightlife in the Historic District of Old San Juan

Old San Juan is a historical area founded over 500 years ago with a lot of Spanish influence in its buildings and customs. The nightlife is varied with multicultural restaurants and music.

  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed

Member since: 2010
Speaks: english, spanish
Response time:
Within a few hours
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Calendar last updated:
August 18, 2016


based on 12 traveler reviews

Ocean View One Bedroom Apt. in Old San Juan
average rating of 4.6666665 based on 12 reviews
Harrisburg Pennsylvania

Cozy and Welcoming

  • 5 of 5

We rented this property hoping to find a cozy place to chill after traveling throughout Puerto Rico for the week. The property was more than that. It has makes guests feel at home yet also feel like they

are on vacation. The views from the front of the property are amazing and having the ability to open the old slatted doors for a nice breeze made it heaven.

Bernardo was a great host. He stopped by to give us a few pointers about the neighborhood and the island which we truly appreciated.

Just a couple of things you may want to know. Parking is scarce so if you are just staying in old San Juan, it's an easy walking town and you don't need a car. Get a cab to the property instead of getting a car. Make sure you have good walking shoes because the property is at the top of the hill and everything else is down hill and most of the streets are cobblestone. Because parking is so scarce, if you have a car, leave it where you park it and walk town otherwise you may have to park farther away to find a parking spot . If you want groceries, stop BEFORE you get to the property. There is a store down in Viejo San Juan but as I stated before, if you have a car and insist on taking it downtown,you'll have to find a parking spot. If you walk it, its all uphill with the groceries and you won't be able to stop at the wonderful shops along the way so, get your coffee and such prior to getting to the property to save a lot of hassles.

  • Submitted: Mar 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Kristy Jo for your review. We are glad you enjoyed ypur stay. Old San Juan is a walkable city and as you mentioned you do not need a car for it.
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Chicago, Il


  • 5 of 5

Even after reading all the great reviews and seeing the pics, the location exceeded all of our expectations. The property was clean and quaint. Bernardo was available for any and all questions, as well as any additional items needed. Bernardo was a great resource on places to visit as well as eat. He was a wonderful concierge. Being right across the street from the ocean and the Fort was an unforgettable experience. We can't wait to return. Thank You Bernardo.

  • Submitted: Jan 14, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Kristan and Greg for taking the time to make a review of our apartment. You were excellent guests and it was a pleasure hosting you. Hope to see you again.
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Wonderful Setting on Location

  • 5 of 5

This property was clean, maintained and located within walking distance to everything in Old San Juan. The apartment was near the street, which the noise wasn't bad. The parking was rather interesting. If you don't have to rent a car "dont"! Taxi's are inexpensive and the money stays local. Irma and Bernado were very helpful on directions and recommendations on restaurants, historical sites of interest. They called and checked on us which we appreciated. Thank you Irma & Bernado!! I'll be coming back!!

  • Submitted: Oct 7, 2014
  • Stayed: Sep 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Carol for your review of our property. We are glad you had a great time in San Juan. Hope to see you again. Regards, Irma & Bernardo
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Wonderful apartment in a great location!

  • 4 of 5

We arrived at the apartment via taxi from the airport and had no trouble getting the keys and access to the apartment. It was just as, eating area, couch, tv, bedroom, bathroom and air conditioning. The location was amazing, next to one of the forts and the ocean is just outside the front door. Open the door and windows and the ocean breeze kept the apartment cool. We were walking distance to everything in Old San Juan and had no trouble getting taxis when we needed to head into the city.

Bernardo called to check on us and even stopped by to try and fix the tv.

It was a great experience.

  • Submitted: Jan 7, 2014
  • Stayed: Dec 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Kathy for your review we are glad you had a nice expierence in Old San Juan. Have a wonderful 2014!
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Old San Juan Apt.

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I had a wonderful time staying at your apartment. It was so much fun to view the ocean everyday. We could catch the free trolly right out front. Everything that we needed was within walking distance. The apartment was equipped with everything we needed for cooking. It was clean and we enjoyed the new fresh white towels. Even though it was on a main street, it was still very quiet at night. Have already recommended your apartment to our friends. It was so kind of the owners to meet us there when we arrived and show us the town.

  • Submitted: May 26, 2013
  • Stayed: Apr 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are glad you and your husband enjoyed your stay at our apartment. You were excellent guests. Hope to see you again. Irma & Bernardo
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Outstanding location

  • 5 of 5

This property far exceeded my expectations. It was clean and well maintained, located within walking distance of the historic forts and the heart of Old San Juan. The view out the front is unbelieveable. The apartment is small, but perfect for a couple. The owner called to check on us and was avalible for any needs. I would recommend this property to anyone.

  • Submitted: Feb 4, 2013
  • Stayed: Jan 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Matt for your review. We were very glad you enjoyed your stay in our apartment. Hope see you again. Irma & Bernardo
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Nearest Airport
6 Miles
San Juan International
Nearest Ferry
0.5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Miles
All the restaurants are walking distance
Nearest Beach
1.5 Miles
Escambron Beach
Car: not necessary

The apartment is very well located within walking distance of all the Plazas, shops, museums and grocery stores in Old San Juan.

Old San Juan is an historic city and has a lot to see.

Do not miss El Morro Fort and St Cristobal Fort , the Cathedral,

plenty of excellent restaurants, art galleries. Take the free trolley and enjoy the city!


Rates & Availability

San Cristóbal Apartment Rental Rates

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3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $50 + Tax
Tax Rate 7.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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San Cristóbal Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
Floor Area:
  • 500 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Waterfront
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • Beautiful mosaic bathroom.
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 double , 1 sleep sofa /futon , Sleeps 3
  • Bedroom has a full size bed that sleeps two. The queen size futon in the living room sleeps one
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • synagogues
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • jet skiing
  • pier fishing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
The apartment is on the 1st floor and is easily accessible from the sidewalk. The apartment is located on one of the main streets to enter the historical Old City of San Juan.

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