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Josie2 April 24th, 2008 06:03 PM

San Juan Resort for the day?
 
I know the Caribe Hilton offers day passes (if space available). We are looking for a resort where we could enjoy the beach/pool/etc. for the day. Any suggestions?

jackiesbooks May 5th, 2008 02:13 PM

bumping up - San Juan is not my favorite port - Looking for something to do

DianeTexas August 3rd, 2008 05:12 AM

El san juan hotel may have day passes as well

coqui October 29th, 2008 02:43 PM

The Marriot offers day passes and day rooms but they can not be booked in advance.

Don't miss out on Old San Juan, there is plenty to see and do there:

You could do a walking tour of Old San Juan

Tour Old San Juan on a Segway

just a couple of ideas

G&V November 16th, 2008 03:07 PM

When we are in San Juan we usually walk to Barrachinas.
It is a short distance from the pier.
It is a little indoor/outdoor cafe/restaurant.
They pride themselves as being the birthplace of the Pina Colada.
There is a brass plaque on the outside of the building attesting to the fact.
Pina Colada's are free for the asking.
Barrachina has a convenient FREE service for travelers.
If your ship finishes up the cruise in San Juan and your flight home in not until late in the day, you can drop your luggage off at Barrachinas and they will hold it for "Free", enabling you to tour the city luggage free.
When you return, present your luggage stub, retrieve your luggage, hail a cab, and you are off to the airport.
We have used their service many times with a hitch.
http://www.barrachina.com/

asmith91303 November 25th, 2008 03:47 PM

Check out the Wyndham condado. Awesome pool and beach. Also check out Old San Juan but do it on your own. It is walking distance from the pier. Don't waste the money on a ship tour. You will be more rushed and it is hard to keep in a group there. Lots of neat little shops and restaurants worth checking out on your own schedule.


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