Villa Herencia

Historic Boutique Hotel in Old San Juan

Quietly nestled in the cool shadowed streets of the oldest part of Old San Juan, between the famous San Juan Gate (Puerta de San Juan) and the Cathedral of San Juan Citadel is this quaint and unique gem. Casa Villa Herencia offers easy access to countless shops, galleries, restaurants, and nightlife without being too close to sleep soundly. Old cobblestone streets lead travelers to this colorful hotel deep in the heart of Old San Juan.

Our Rooms

Classic Queen

Classic Queen

Our Romantic and luxurious Classic Queen Rooms are found scattered in our main Foyer…

Comfort King

Comfort King

Our exquisitely decorated King Size Rooms can be found both along our shaded courtyard…

Sundeck Suites

Sundeck Suites

Our Sun Deck Suites are comfortably furnished with open door access to our spacious…

Our Amenities

Free Room Wi-Fi

Villa Herencia hotel offers free WiFi throughout the hotel and in each room. High speed internet assures that while your heart and mind are exploring our beautiful island, you can still stay connected to the rest of the world.

Flat-Panel Television

Each room comes with all the comforts of home…. including a large Flat screen television with in room satellite television programming.

Daily Housekeeping

our staff assures your visit is pleasant and comfortable. Our professional housekeeping staff assures clean fresh necessities are delivered to your room upon your visit and each room is expertly cleaned and prepared for your return each day.

Historic District

Villa Herencia hotel sits nestled in the center of Old San Juan’s Historic district. Historic sites, churches,and Plazas are all within steps of your hotel. Then rest quiet without the hustle and bustle of the city in our quiet part of the city after your adventures.

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Customer Reviews

  • “Historic charm and helpful hospitality”
    Villa Herencia, housed in an 1885 historic structure in Old San Juan, is an enchanting step back in time with all the modern conveniences. Enjoy beautiful antique furniture, rooftop patio with claw-foot tubs, European courtyard with lovely fountain, and an amazingly cushy bed with wonderful...
  • “Wonderful!”
    I hate reviewing this place because i worry it will get popular and then i won’t be able to get a reservation! There are only 9 rooms. Two of the rooms have King Beds and the rest are queens. The building is old but well...

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  • 2015 Winner Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence

    Voted Best Hotel in Old San Juan  - RDMR Magazine 2013, 2014, 2015. Our primary goal is for you to enjoy what our city hast to offer and provide you with the best accommodations and information that there is to offer in Old San Juan! We hope you choose us as your place to stay in Old San Juan  ...

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  • Classic Spanish Colonial meets New World!

    Villa Herencia Hotel boasts classic Spanish colonial designs and is rich in Architectural history. Free WiFi permeates the property and each room is equipped with Flat Screen televisions and Satellite programming. Enjoy the quiet historic neighborhood and cool starlit skies atop our roof-top patio....

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Tour our Hotel

Our unique and quaint historic Puerto Rican bed and breakfast consists of Eight beautifully decorated and furnished rooms.

Cool tile floors and period wood flooring compliment our rustic treated walls and stunning vaulted ceilings. Weathered rafters hang above amazing chandeliers and comfortable furnishings, as you are surrounded by hand picked fixtures and local and national artists.

Take this interactive Virtual Tour of our hotel, and see for yourself how Villa Herencia is one of the most Romantic and comfortable small hotels in Old San Juan’s Historic district.



Comfort King

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From the Front Desk

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Explore the Best that Puerto Rico has to offer

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Meet at Villa Herencia

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Contact Us

23 CALLE Caleta Las Monjas
San Juan, PR 00901, Puerto Rico. Telephone: +(787) -722 – 0989