The Ritz-Carlton, San Juan

Located on eight acres of beachfront property, providing guests an unforgettable escape.

The Ritz-Carlton, San Juan

The Ritz-Carlton, San Juan, on a two-mile stretch of golden-sand beach in Isla Verde, is minutes from historic Old San Juan. The resort features 416 rooms and suites, including The Ritz-Carlton Club Level with exclusive culinary and beverage offerings throughout the day; five restaurants, including BLT Steak and Il Mulino New York, as well as the recently unveiled speakeasy; a world-class spa and fitness center; 24-hour in-room dining; a swimming pool overlooking the beach; a vibrant casino; and a Ritz-Kids program. Puerto Rico’s most popular attractions are also easily accessible in cosmopolitan culture and nightlife of San Juan.

Hotel Tip

Treatments at the Spa pay homage to locally inspired ingredients, such as guava fruit, coconut oil, aromatic coffee and salt flats from the southwest coast of the island.

Virtuoso Preferred Supplier Since 01 Aug 2008

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For 2019:

  • Upgrade on arrival, subject to availability (excludes club level and suites)
  • Full breakfast daily for up to two in-room guests, served at Mares Restaurant
  • A $100 USD Food & Beverage credit to be utilized during stay (not combinable, not valid on room rate, no cash value if not redeemed in full. The credit excludes Il Mulino NY restaurant, Little Switzerland and Tiffany & Co. stores)
  • Early check-in/late check-out, subject to availability
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi

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Provisionally recommended

By: GK

Reviewed on: 31 Dec 2013

The amenities are lovely and the staff quite helpful, but during the holidays at least it is crowded.
Travel Advisor:  Deborah Bush



Reviewed on: 29 May 2014

Travel Advisor:  Lynda Johnson

Great way to finish our vacation!

By: Jeff

Reviewed on: 06 Oct 2014

We only stayed one night as we were coming back through San Juan returning from the BVI. From the time we checked in, we were treated with the best service I could have asked for. The entire staff was friendly and you genually felt like they were glad to have you. I would certainly recommend this hotel for anyone staying in San Juan. My wife has family in Puerto Rico and I'm sure we will get the pleasure of staying here again in the future.
Travel Advisor:  Deborah Barth

Beautiful, and superb service

By: Kate

Reviewed on: 10 Apr 2015

Hotel is beautiful. Very nice pool and beachfront. Monday through Thursday it was easy to find seats at the pool and get reservations at restaurants, but we noticed Friday that it got much more crowded -- the weekend is likely the same. We enjoyed several of the restaurants on-site (BLT Steak, Ocean Bar, Lobby Lounge) and also went to Old San Juan for one of the best meals we've ever had at Marmalade, on the concierge's recommendation. The Ritz property was amazing and the service was unbelievable. We spent most days on the beach but opted for an ATV tour at Campo Rico one day (organized by the Tour Planner at the Ritz), which was quite an adventure.
Travel Advisor:  Kelly Millington

Great for a quick trip

By: KarinW

Reviewed on: 29 Apr 2016

We had a great long weekend at the Ritz. The service was great, and the location was fantastic for a quick long weekend - it is super close to the airport.
Travel Advisor:  Alisa Cohen

Ritz San Juan

By: ElizabethK

Reviewed on: 26 Jan 2017

Likes: wonderful restaurant/bars, helpful and friendly staff, beautiful setting, convenient proximity to airport. Rooms: Hotel is dated (lobby is renovated); the rooms are nice, but no modern upgrades, just a comfortable room. We were upgraded for a relatively nominal fee (less than prices online). Dislikes: quite a hike to Old San Juan, the beach/pool experience & the concierge staff. Beach/Pool: towels are old, thin, & stained, beach chairs & umbrellas are cheap & way below "Ritz" level, too few chairs & tables, and the staff is too thin. The hotel was not at capacity and still too few chairs--made for a frantic/hectic experience to get situated at beach/pool. Most people are going there for the beach, so it should be a top notch experience. Concierge was not helpful in the least (wouldn't write down names of places, didn't call to cancel a reservation when we asked, etc.). I would still stay again b/c it's a quick flight, great staff, & lovely setting with good restaurants.
Travel Advisor:  Jennifer Polito Waigand

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