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Old San Juan Loft at O'Donnell st

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 625 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 6 nights

Overview

About the property

This loft has an architecture characterized by 18 feet high ceilings to cool off the properties during the humid months of the caribbean. A property completely build of brick and plastered with a thin layer of marmoline. The ceilings are made of a combination of stacked bricks and wooden beams. The kitchen is build out of cedar wood. This basic kitchen includes cabinets, dishwasher, refrigerator, stove oven, and microwave. The elevated bedroom has a Tempurepedic queen bed and is accessed by a beautiful wood stairway. The loft is completely air conditioned 24 hours a day. There are two full size futons in the living room for additional guest. The living room also has a hanging hammock chair and a plasma TV with cable tv. The most unique aspect of the loft would be the bathroom. The fortress style bathroom is completely in slate. It has a separate tub and shower. This slate bathroom is the trademark of the loft. The fortress style bathroom was remodeled with a minimalist component in order to preserve the characteristic architecture of the times.

We ask that you respect the loft the way you would respect your own home:

*Please be considerate of the neighbors and keep noise to a minimum between 11 pm and 8 am.

*Entrance door and gate lock automatically behind you. Keep your keys in a safe place with you at all times.

* Please note that we are not liable for any damaged or stolen personal objects in the loft. Anything broken or missing will be charged to your card.

By booking with us you agree to abide by the house rules.

Gracias & Enjoy your stay!

Old San Juan Loft - O'Donnell St.

More Details

Property Manager
Anna-Maria
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english, french, spanish
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
August 30, 2017

Amenities

San Francisco Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 625 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown
Theme:
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
Suitability:
  • limited accessibility ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • rain forests
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • synagogues
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • gambling casinos
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • spelunking
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Good! 3.9/5 -
(7 traveler reviews)

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Old San Juan Loft at O'Donnell st
average rating of 3.857143 based on 7 reviews
4

Great location for touring Old San Juan

  • 4 of 5

We mostly enjoyed the loft experience. Communication was great with the host, Vladimir, and Carlos, who let us in, gave good restaurant recommendations, answered any questions we had, and made sure we got fresh towels when we needed them. Wifi was good but sometimes I had to step into the hallway for a text or call to go through. The space could use more lighting, reminding me, at times, of a dark, clammy cave. The bed was comfortable and we enjoyed Netflix on occasion. The beautiful bathroom was a treat as well. But for us, the best part was its proximity to everything we wanted to see. Overall, a wonderful week.

  • Submitted: Apr 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Nice condo with everything you need

  • 4 of 5

We stayed for 10 days and were satisfied with the apartment. Everything worked, the bed was comfortable and bathroom was very unique! The only down side is that it can be a little dark so it is necessary to turn on all the lights and/or leave all the shutters open but other than that we were very happy with our stay. Even though it was very close to a busy area of town, there were no noise issues. It is in a great location and close to everything that Old San Juan has to offer. Very easy to get in/and of old San Juan due to the location.

  • Submitted: Mar 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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3

Good location - bad service

  • 3 of 5

We arrived very late at night which they knew. We had a horrible time getting a hold of someone to come and open up the place and give us keys. It was listed as non-smoking but it reeked of cigarettes. We contacted the owner and he said, "open the windows" and "I can't be responsible for what people do there". The windows are slots in the door which goes to a hallway not fresh air. We keep fans on and doors open whenever we were there but it hit you when you came back. The owner said he would send someone over to clean things but never did. We payed to wash the bedding and towels which there it is not cheap. There was nothing else available or we would have left. It is his "responsibility" and should keep peoples deposit if they smoked and have it cleaned. We enjoyed Puerto Rico very much but hated coming back to the smell.

  • Submitted: Feb 21, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful and quiet space

  • 5 of 5

This is a wonderful and quiet space that can act as a retreat from the hustle and bustle of Old San Juan. All of the appliances are new and work wonderfully. The shower/bath is beautiful, as well. A less than 5 minute walk from everything you could want in Old San Juan, and a roughly 15 minute drive to San Juan. The property owner was also helpful and responsive whenever we had an issue. Street parking and parking garages are both available, too. Would highly recommend.

  • Submitted: Jan 22, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Extremely disappointing

  • 1 of 5

So much time is spent advertising this "soaking tub" and unique space that my fiancé and I were excited by the pictures and potential. However upon arriving we discovered there is absolutely no light in the tub shower area so we went and bought candles, yes you actually need candles. Unfortunately that didnt make a difference because the fancy big tub was broken, it doesn't drain! The owner, with little remorse, informed us it would not be fixed during our weeklong stay and no there would be no compensation. So now we are staying in a windowless room and the big selling feature isn't available to us. On to my next disappointment, make sure you bring your own blanket and pillows because all that is provided is a sheet and two limp pillows. When asked where the rest of the bedding was we were informed that it's a warm climate so we didn't need bedding. Huh? I have stayed in hotels, resorts, and B and B's throughout the Caribbean, Mexico, and the Southern US all of which are warm climates but I have never been denied basic bedding. My fiancé and I were forced to go out and purchase a blanket in Old San Juan. The only complement I can think of is that the kitchen is well appointed and the apartment overall was clean aside from the fruit flies. Plenty of towels were provided however there is no bath mat which is an issue considering the shower head does not stay up you have to keep pushing it back into place so water sprays all over the bathroom. Oh and no mirror over the bathroom sink. When ownership was informed upon arrival that multiple light bulbs were out we were informed the light bulbs that were still working provided enough light. Again, huh? As if all of this was not enough, interactions with ownership made it clear that they consider this a business transaction and not opening up their home to guests.

  • Submitted: Jan 21, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

It was excellent. Very cozy & close to everything!

  • 5 of 5

It was a great space. No loud people around. Felt safe. In the middle of everything. They left us with extra toilet paper, sheets, towels everything. Excellent place to stay

  • Submitted: Mar 25, 2015
  • Stayed: Mar 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Car: not necessary

This loft is located in the heart of Old San Juan. Everything is accessible by foot, no need for public transportation! However, if you do want to venture out to other parts of San Juan there is a taxi stand near by as well as the bus terminal. Shops, bars, cafes, restaurants, museums, beautiful historical sites and the port are a cobblestone away!

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Additional Guest Fee $25 per person per night
Damage Insurance $79

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.

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