Even when you live on an island, there are times you need to get away from it all. Think of it as a vacation from your vacation. Luckily, Puerto Rico has plenty to offer when it comes to luxury resorts and hotels. With stunning views, fine dining, impeccable service and a range of luxurious amenities, there is something for everyone. These are our picks for the 11 best luxury staycation hotels in Puerto Rico.
Located about 40 minutes west of San Juan is Dorado Beach, a Ritz Carlton Reserve. This lushly landscaped property is secluded and luxurious. Nestled among 50 acres of the former Rockefeller estate, experience some of the highest levels of service in Puerto Rico.
Tip: Look for up to 30% off for longer stays and non-peak package deals.
What it will cost: $849 – $2449+ per night for a 1 bedroom beachfront suite with 1 King bed, plunge pool. 1,736 – 2,305 sq. Ft.
The St. Regis is the only AAA Five Diamond Resort in Puerto Rico. It has a challenging gold course, spa pampering and fine dining against the backdrop of pristine beaches. The resort boasts 139 rooms with private terraces and surrounded by lush tropical landscaping.
Tip: Look for off-season specials with complimentary nights.
What it will cost: $736 – $845+ for an Ocean view Suite with private terrace, marble bathroom with over sized tub and butler service. 1295 sq. ft.
A 20 minute flight (or about 2 hours by yacht) will get you to the W Resort & Spa on Vieques Island, just off the coast of Puerto Rico. There’s a hip lounge, cabanas, a spa and 2 beautiful beaches to enjoy. All 156 rooms and suites include private balconies, sitting rooms and a deep tub for soaking.
Tip: Look for Puerto Rico resident deals as well as free night offers.
What it will cost: $347+ for an Ocean view Suite with balcony, stand alone tub, and chaise for lounging. 638 sq. ft.
Located in Rincon, Puerto Rico, The Horned Dorset is a truly unique experience. This Moroccan-style hotel features two-floor suites with King beds, living room, kitchenette, freestanding soaking tub, and a private plunge pool. Dine at the Blue Room during season and enjoy their multiple pools and private beach.
Tip: Look for summer specials on the Home page with rooms from $350 per night.
What it will cost: $880 – 1,385 for a two-story Ocean view suite with kitchenette and private plunge pool.
Set on one of the best golf courses in Puerto Rico, The Royal Isabela is not to be missed. Breathtaking cliff-top views and wide open spaces make this a very special destination. Pair that with charming Casitas with canopy beds, deep soaking tubs, dual showers and a terrace with outdoor dining, a private plunge pool and stunning views and you won’t want to leave.
Tip: Look for great discounts Aug – Nov.
What it will cost: $399 – 1,099 for your own “Casita” with King bed, living area, and terrace with private plunge pool.
Located along a two-mile stretch of Isla Verde beach, the Ritz Carlton San Juan has everything you need for a weekend getaway. Spa services, casino, oceanfront pool and relaxed elegance. Though this property is a little dated, it makes a great place for a weekend gateaway.
Tip: Look for up to 30% off during non-peak months (May 1 – Dec 20).
What it will cost: $381 – $869+ per night for an ocean view room with King bed. 400 sq. ft.
If you are looking for a romantic getaway in Puerto Rico for just the two of you, Olive Boutique Hotel is the place. Immerse yourself in Mediterranean-lux and enjoy their rooftop pool and bar, plus fine dining at Sage Steak Loft Restaurant.
Tip: Look for summer rates and romance packages with rose petals, champagne and chocolates.
What it will cost: $239 – $249+ for Lagoon View Suite with private terrace.
Timeless elegance awaits you in the newly renovated Condado Vanderbuilt hotel, the very first luxury hotel in Puerto Rico. This Spanish Revival hotel features 323 rooms, 80 Commodore Suites and 40 Biltmore Suites, along with butler quarters on each floor. Dine at 1919 restaurant and experience world-class service in Puerto Rico.
Tip: Look for summer resident deals.
What it will cost: $425 – $853+ per night for an ocean view suite with balcony. 650 sq. ft.
Built during Puerto Rico’s “Tropical Modernism” heyday, La Concha Resort, with its distinctive floating restaurant and beachfront pools is a hip spot for relaxation and fun. Enjoy restaurants, spa services, a stunning pool area and a casino, all located in the heart of Condado.
Tip: Look for seasonal packages and Marriot Reward Deals
What it will cost: $299 – $319+ for a 1 bedroom Ocean View Suite with balcony (in the Suite Tower). 567 Sq Ft.
El Conquistador Resort is the perfect getaway for families. Great restaurants, shops, multiples pools, outdoor activities, spa services, a water park and access to Flamingo Island means there is something for everyone. For the best experience, stay at Las Casitas Village, a private village within the resort with stunning villas, private pools and butler service, plus a million-dollar view.
Tip: Look for Package Deals including water park tickets, breakfast and transportation.
What it will cost: $409 – $629+ for a 1 bedroom ocean-view casita with living room, dining table and kitchen.
Want a luxury hotel experience right in the heart of Old San Juan? Look no further that Hotel El Convento. Built in a lovingly restored Spanish Colonial convent, each of the 58 rooms blends old world character with modern amenities. With a private courtyard, fruit trees and dining in the center, El Convento is a great retreat while you enjoy the history on Old San Juan.
Tip: Look for midweek and off-season specials.
What it will cost: $325+ for the Bay View Queen Vista room with Juliet Balcony