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Rincon, Puerto Rico
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59 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This place is magical, the decoration and how everything is setup is spectacular. As longer this hotel exists it will be my #1 choice in Old San Juan... It can be a romantic get out away hotel or tourist. Is located perfectly in the heart of San Juan, also it include breakfast.... The rooftop is excellent to chill out in... More 

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Portland, Oregon
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came for our honeymoon and the hotel was EXACTLY like the photos online. Within walking distance to many shops, places to eat, and historic landmarks. If you have a rental, their sister company offers parking for $20/day for Villa Herencia guests. The continental breakfast included with the stay was light, yet filling.

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Auckland, New Zealand
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67 reviews
24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had 3 nights pre Cruise in this charming property in the old part of San Juan. We had a comfort king room which had a huge bed, even wider than our NZ super king! It did leave little room surrounding it for 'operational' purposes but we soon got used to it. Continued Breakfast is included served in an antique dining... More 

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Grand Haven, Michigan
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

I booked our one night pre cruise stay at Villa Herencia for October back in February and also PAID for it at that time. After reading all the reviews I was very excited to stay here so we would be off the beaten path but yet a close walk to shopping. I read one review that left me a little... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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58 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 October 2016

When my fiance and I came to Puerto Rico, we wanted to stay somewhere that FELT like we were in Puerto Rico (not some generic hotel), and this little gem right in the heart of old town was definitely that. We really enjoyed our stay, but I wouldn't recommend it for everyone. One of the biggest pros is the locations.... More 

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VillaHerencia, Guest Relations Manager at Villa Herencia, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review and for letting the World know about the unique characteristics of our Villa. We are indeed located in the Heart of Old San Juan and you can enjoy the breathtaking views of the Cathedral from our roof top, made privately comfortable for all our guests. Above all we appreciate that you loved everyone... More 

Mercer Island, Washington
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72 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 October 2016

Discretely tucked away right in the middle of everywhere you want to be in Old San Juan, an inconspicuous little door opens up into a beautiful, magical, private boutique hotel par excellence! With four rooms on the ground floor encircling an open air courtyard, and four more upstairs on the garden terrace, this place is designed for serenity and atmosphere.... More 

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Fort Myers, Florida
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10 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Just don't know where to start When they say your like family they are sincere. From the start ,they are so helpful in showing how to get around not only san jaun, but all of Puerto Rico. Maria,Chris,and John are the best.So quaint and near everything. Wish I could find boutique hotels like this in the states, no more chain... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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348 reviews
56 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 183 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 September 2016

Ok, let's get the negatives - the rooms are small but for what is lacked in space, is made up for by service and a beautiful property. We had an issue where the shower head did not release strong enough water pressure but it was addressed immediately by Rafael and the shower head was replaced. The property is so unique... More 

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Miami, Florida, United States
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Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

We stayed here two days it was amazing, I love the ambience the staff was super nice, breakfast good but simple. Near everything you would want to do in old San Juan. Walking distance to the water restaurants, the main church, next to the water, the fortress. Make sure you eat at "Casa Verde" one block away, this was our... More 

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VillaHerencia, Front Office Manager at Villa Herencia, responded to this review

Regards Thanks for taking the time to write such a nice review. We have great things coming to Villa Herencia. Hopefully we will see you here again Best Marcia More 

Guaynabo, Puerto Rico
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91 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Impressed with the place, with the service, with everything. We stayed a weeken for my birthday. The place exceeded my expectations. I will definitely return. It is small boutique hotel right in the heart of Old San Juan. It includes good continental breakfast. Recommended.

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  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Beautiful boutique hotel in the middle of Old San Juan! Located just steps away from shops, restaurants and historical monuments in the city. Our hotel is filled with charm and history. Our beautiful rooms showcase antique Spanish and French furniture as well as true Spanish architecture. At our hotel, you will receive personalized service during your stay. Our primary goal is for you to enjoy what our city hast to offer and provide you with the best accommodations and information that there is to offer in Old San Juan! We hope you choose us as your place to stay in Old San Juan! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Villa Herencia

Address: 23 Caleta de Las Monjas, San Juan 00901-1575, Puerto Rico
Region: Caribbean > Puerto Rico > San Juan
Price Range: £116 - £239 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Villa Herencia 3.5*
Number of rooms: 8
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“The first floor rooms are wonderful - but I suspect the terrace level are at least as nice.”
 of 5 bubbles J8518LVandreww, 24 Oct 2016 | Read review
“No elevators! Bring light luggage.”
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“We loved room H5 because it was cozy, but it may be a bit small if you are looking for room to spread out.”
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“Amazing room, great friendly service, loved room H7!”
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“Rooms 8 and 9 are upstairs on the terrace.”
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