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San Juan Airport to EL Con

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San Juan Airport to EL Con

The hotel told us to take their shuttle. Is that right? It is 75 a person to pick up and bring back.

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1. Re: San Juan Airport to EL Con

Rent a car at SJU especially for 2 or more people. SJU is on the East side of San Juan and El Con is an hour or so further East so no City driving. The car gives you flexability to drive to other nearby locations such as Bio Bay, the rainforestt or outside restaurants. Of course if you have money to burn take their shuttle.

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The taxi companies would be THRILLED to take you directly there at a cost that's a lot less! The El Con bus is a big bus and usually you have to wait for others...if you don't want to drive, grab a taxi (almost ALL are big white vans) and help the local economy while saving $$$.

Enjoy! Say hi to Palomino Island!

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Either use a taxi or rent a car. Even if the car is rented to be returned in Fajardo, it will bw cheaper if more than one person is in the group. Taxi fares are per group, not individual. You'll save some dough!

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I read that taxis from San Juan to Fajardo are $80 each way... true?

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Unless you plan to spend all your time at the resort, rent a car. There are many places to eat within a short driving distance and if you want to see the rainforest, etc, the rental will save you a lot of money in the long run.

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6. Re: San Juan Airport to EL Con

Yes, the taxi is not cheap.

So, for 2 people, it would be about the same price for a taxi or their shuttle. But for a larger group, a taxi could save $$.

Of course, I like the car rental idea, and the flexibility it will offer. But then you have to add the hotel parking fee.

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7. Re: San Juan Airport to EL Con

RENT A CAR!!!!! Seriously! We are a family of 5 and rent a car every time we go to PR. The drive from the airport is about an hour but very easy - pretty much a straight shot with pleanty of places to stop. It is very safe and the local folks are very freindly.

There are TONS of local resturants to eat at within a few miles of the hotel - where the food is WONDERFUL and much less $$. There are also many local supermarkets (walmart etc!!!) that you can go to to get snacks, water, stuff for the room. Even with parking you will save money by just being able to leave the resort. The dining is pretty good at the hotel but VERY $$. Every dinner at the hotel was over $200 for 2 adults, 2 kids and 1 infant.

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