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Review: Sheraton Old San Juan Hotel Casino - One Mile at a Time

American consistently has cheap fares between Tampa and San Juan, thanks largely to the fact that JetBlue flies the route nonstop. I really like San Juan, so since the weather forecast was nice I decided to fly down there for one night earlier in the week. I stayed at the Ritz Carlton last time, which I really liked, especially given the beach front location. However, this time around I wanted to spend more time in the actual city, so decided on the Sheraton Old San Juan Hotel & Casino. While it’s an older hotel, it’s within walking distance of the Old Town, so if you’re in town for just one night it’s definitely worth the trade off to stay here vs. a more modern...

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El San Juan Hotel Curio Collection by Hilton Puerto Rico Review, SingleFlyer

El San Juan Hotel Curio Collection by Hilton Back in November I booked three nights at El San Juan Hotel Curio Collection by Hilton in Puerto Rico when they ran a sale for $99 a night (+ tax and fees) for a two bedroom suite. I was able to get the suite for Friday through Monday to make a long weekend trip. Getting to Puerto Rico is no easy task from Seattle. I’ve never been so decided to go for it. I booked a non-refundable room for a total of $390 for the three nights. Between last November and now, the entire property closed for a few months for a complete renovation. The property has been under a number of names, most recently as Hilton (non-Curio) branding. During the...

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Fundamental Advisors, Leon Mayer & Co. and Aimbridge Hospitality Acquire El San Juan Resort &

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico, July 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Fundamental Advisors LP ("Fundamental"), a leading alternative asset manager, today announced that along with partners León, Mayer & Co., ("León Mayer") and Aimbridge Hospitality ("Aimbridge"), it has acquired the iconic El San Juan Resort & Casino, a Hilton Hotel from an affiliate of Blackstone.  Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. El San Juan, established in 1957, is a landmark 387-room hotel overlooking two miles of pristine beach in the Isla Verde district of San Juan, and a valued member of the Hilton Worldwide system.  It boasts an 11,000 square foot grand ballroom (second largest in San...

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Activities and Recreation at Embassy Suites San Juan Hotel Casino, Caribya!

With many ways to spend your days in Puerto Rico, the Embassy Suites San Juan Hotel & Casino will provide numerous ways to enjoy this incredible island setting. This vacation spot provides an impressive selection of recreational possibilities, ensuring you'll have no shortage of fun activities to enjoy throughout your vacation. Considering the hotel has a total of 2 pools on-site, you should have no trouble finding enough space for your group. Another relaxing feature at this property is its whirlpool. Fitness nuts won't need to put their workout routines on pause at this location; be sure to ask the staff how to access the workout facility available on-site. Despite the fact that...

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DEATH TOLL AT 43, 100 INJURED IN FIRE IN SAN JUAN HOTEL -

DEATH TOLL AT 43, 100 INJURED IN FIRE IN SAN JUAN HOTEL SAN JUAN, P.R., Jan. 1— Federal investigators today searched for signs of arson in the rubble of a casino and other public rooms of the luxury hotel that was swept by fire on New Year's Eve. At least 43 people died in the fire, at the Dupont Plaza Hotel, and more than 100 were injured as 1,000 holiday guests attempted to flee flames and smoke in the 22-story beachfront structure, according to Police Superintendent Carlos Lopez Feliciano of San Juan. The Associated Press reported that the Secretary of Justice, Hector Rivera Cruz, had put the death toll at 60. Survivors of the fire said no alarms or public address or sprinkler...

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Jeffrey Beers Gives Puerto Rico's Iconic El San Juan Hotel a Luxe Renovation (New York Spaces)

Jeffrey Beers Gives Puerto Rico's Iconic El San Juan Hotel a Luxe Renovation Jeffrey Beers' renovation of the El San Juan Hotel respects the original design and heritage of the iconic institution while infusing it with a modern luxurious vibe—replete with four bars and an exclusive VIP lounge. by Nicole Haddad photographer Eric Laignel El San Juan Hotel's Cana Restaurant in Puerto Rico is helmed by Chef Juliana Gonzalez; Photograph by Eric Laignel. NYS: We are so excited to hear you renovated the iconic El San Juan Hotel in Puerto Rico. How was Jeffrey Beers International tapped to do this? Jeffrey Beers: Our re-design of Fontainebleau Miami had caught the eye of co-owner Le...

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Puerto Rico’s El San Juan Resort Sold

By the Caribbean Journal staff The iconic El San Juan Resort & Casino, a Hilton Hotel, has been sold. An affiliate of Blackstone has sold the property to a partnership including Leon, Mayer & Co, Fundamental Advisors LP and Aimbridge Hospitality. The 387-room property is located in the Isla Verde neighborhood of San Juan; it includes three pools, nine restaurants, 15 bars and a 7,500-square-foot casino, among other features. The companies said they planned to “significantly enhance” the property’s offerings and “revitalize the storied resort to its original splendor.” “This project represents an exciting development for both future guests of El...

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El San Juan Hotel, San Juan, Puerto Rico, Cigar Aficionado

There may be no lobby more grand, more beckoning, more exciting than the lobby of El San Juan. After check-in you might well find yourself just sitting on one of the sumptuous sofas and admiring the place and the people who frequent it. To your bellman you would say: "Just take the luggage up to the room, if you would. I think I'll just watch the show, if you don't mind." El San Juan's lobby is high intensity and high society. From the intricately carved mahogany ceiling and walls, to the rose Italian marble flooring, to the 250-year-old French tapestries, the effect is dazzling. It's at night, especially on the weekends, when the lobby blazes to life with the fire of Puerto Rico's high...

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El San Juan Hotel Aims to Regain its Golden Age, El Nuevo Día

The executive, who is considered a specialist in brand conversion and repositioning, despite this being the first time he works in Puerto Rico, has a wide-range work experience in the Caribbean. ( Luis Alcalá del Olmo ) Just one step away from beginning the ambitious renovation of the hotel El San Juan Resort & Casino, the most important one in the past 30 years, Aimbridge Hospitality announced the appointment of Jeff Lesker as the new general manager of the historical hostelry located in Isla Verde. Lesker's arrival involves leading the process of the hotel's renovation, which will cost $40 million, as well as elevating the quality of service to restore the luxury and elegance that...

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Puerto Rico's crumbling economy causes another casino closure

Puerto Rico's crumbling economy causes another casino closure El San Juan Hotel, in Carolina’s Isla Verde district, announced that due to challenging economic and industry dynamics, it has decided not to reopen its casino when it reopens February 5. ldquo;Over the past several months, El San Juan has undergone one of the most extensive renovations in since the property opened its doors in 1958,” said Andro Nodarse-León, of León Mayer & Co., co-owner of the hotel, adding that more than 500 local construction employees have been working at El San Juan since it temporarily closed our doors in mid-August. “As the renovation of El San Juan Hotel reaches its...

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