Blocks away from the beautiful Ocean Park beach this independent one-bedroom studio is privately tucked away in our back garden on a second floor.
The bedroom has a queen size bed with cotton linens and a quiet Air Conditioner.
The kitchenette is fully equipped with everything you need including olive oil, coffee, tea, sugar, salt and spices.
The shower room is spacious with cotton towels, body wash, shampoo, conditioner & hand soap.
There is also a set of beach towels & insulated cooler bag as well as beach chairs.
INTERACTION WITH GUESTS
Although the apartment is located in our home premises, it is completely independent. Once we show you the place and hand the keys, you are on your own. Of course we are more that happy to share time with you, if that is what you want & are here to help you out in anything you might need.
Main streets and highway are easily accessible and the area is served by public transportation. There is parking in the street right in front of the house.
OTHER THINGS TO NOTE
We believe we are all the same with different backpacks. No matter your believes, race, gender or citizenship, everyone is welcome.
CHECK IN & OUT
Check in is any time after 3pm. Check out is 11am.
TOWELS & BED LINENS
The apartment includes a set of clean towels and beach towel for each guest & beds are ready with clean linens. Clean towels and sheets are given on a weekly basis. If your stay is shorter than a week, you are not entitled to ask for a clean set, but are welcome to bring your own, wash them or pay for a clean one. Bath towels $3 ea. Beach towels $5 ea. Bed linens set $12 ea.
We are happy to do a load of laundry for you. Each load is $10.00 or you can serve yourself if the washer is available for $5. There are also two coin laundromats near the house.
Is available in the street right in front of the house. The house is located on a semi gated community with only local traffic, so parking in front of the house is always available.
WiFi connection available.
Personalized tours can be arrange with a certified guide tour that will make sure to give you what you desire.
We have a loving and caring certified masseuse that will come to the house or can meet you at her studio.
OUR HURRICANE OR STORM POLICY:
NO refunds will be given unless:
a) The National Weather Service orders mandatory evacuations in a "Tropical Storm/Hurricane Warning" area and/or;
b) A "mandatory evacuation order has been given for the "Tropical Storm/Hurricane Warning" area of residence of a vacationing guest. The day that the National Weather Service orders a mandatory evacuation order in a "Tropical Storm/Hurricane Warning" area, we will refund:
i. Any unused portion of rent from a guest currently registered,
ii Any reservation that is scheduled to arrive during the "Tropical Storm or Hurricane Warning" period.
c) NO REFUND is honored if it is just rains due to tropical storms - we cannot guarantee the weather.
d) If guests have yet to arrive, the vacation can be reschedule according to availability of vacant dates in the calendar.TripAdvisor property ID 2489130...Read more
Casa Blanca | 1 Bedroom Apartment San Juan, Puerto Rico
Additional Location Information
The breezy studio is located on premise of our house in a quite residential neighborhood between Isla Verde and Condado (the main hotel areas) and is minutes away from the LMM International airport and from the blue cobble stone streets and colorful facades of Old San Juan .
The area is full of amenities such as restaurants, taquerias, pizzerias, cafes, trendy bars, yoga studios, boutiques, surf shops, local fruit & vegetable stands, groceries, 24/7 drugstores, 24/7 supermarkets and a public park with a running track, tennis courts, a soccer field and a children's playground that faces the ocean.
More About This Location
Beach or lakeside relaxation, City vacations, Warm winter getaways, Waterfront
Left on 04/08/2015 for a stay in March 2015 | Thomas SReviewed Apr 8, 2015Stayed Mar 2015
Gianluca greeted us in the rain, late at night and showed us around the apartment. Him and Solmari were both very friendly and their kids and dog are all very friendly as well. We had no problems at all with our stay, the place is perfect for what we were looking for. The yard is great to hang out in and read or chat, the plants and trees alone can occupy quite a bit of time just to observe if you like that sort of thing. It's a really great place to sit back and relax.
Our apartment was fantastic, everything you need to cook meals was there. Our bed was comfy and there was lots of storage for all of our stuff as we were staying for two weeks. Everything was clean and we got fresh linens every week. There wasn't a full sized couch, just a chair that's shown in the picture but we weren't planning on spending too much time at home anyways. The guest book and suggestion booklet were great for recommendations.
The location was amazing. There's a supermarket around the corner, the beach is a couple blocks walk, and you have a choice of a few bus routes as well. When we wanted to go to Condado or Old San Juan we hopped on T5,53 ($0.75) or the random free green bus. You might have to wait for a while but bussing is cheap!
Quite a few great places for eats. Acapulco was amazing, the best tacos we've ever had. Kasalta was good for breakfast or cheap lunch, lots of pastries. Inca Chicken is a great deal for dinner. La B de Burro is also a good option for lunch or dinner. Many great places and all within a 15 minute walk.
I can't really think of anything that we didn't like. There was some loud music pumping at night from a ways away but it always calmed down before 11. We were always super tired so it didn't really bother us anyways.
All in all, it was a great stay. The location, hosts and apartments can't be beat.
Thanks so much to Solmari and Gianluca for sharing their home with us!
Left on 04/22/2014 for a stay in April 2014 | sgchoate87Reviewed Apr 22, 2014Stayed Apr 2014
We stayed here for a week and really enjoyed ourselves. The property is situated about 2 blocks from the beach and bus stop which was nice. We paid .75 to go downtown the first 2 days. We also rented a car and were able to park on the street. The apt was the perfect size for 2 and the kitchen was well equipped for cooking. They had soap, shampoo, conditioner, lotion in the bathroom. All we had to bring were personal items. We only had trouble sleeping the 1st night as there are bright lights coming in the room and while the curtains helped they didn't block it out. After that we were so tired from each day of exploring it became easy to ignore. Sol was very helpful in letting us know what was around and accommodating to any need or question we had. The hammock at the base of the stairs was a great place to swing, read and enjoy their lovely yard of beautiful plants. Sol and Gianluca have great style! With there being several units on the property it was really very quiet and no other guests disturbed us. We would definitely love to come back and will be recommending to any family and friends that choose to go to Puerto Rico.
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