Old World charm enhanced by modern conveniences... Fabulous house!... beautiful, lovingly restored home..." are some of the words previous guests have had to say about this home. It is right in the heart of Old San Juan but within a quiet residential area.
This historic property is located in the heart of Old San Juan, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and the oldest city under US jurisdiction. This 350-year old home has been restored to meet modern needs. Within its 2-feet thick walls and air-conditioned areas, you feel comfortable and secure as in fortress. While taking a nap in the the peaceful roof garden's hammock or barbecuing in the terrace, you forget you are in such a vibrant city. This home is graced with a large airy common living/dining/kitchen area, 4 air-conditioned bedrooms and 1 walk-in closet, marble floors, 13-feet high ceilings, hand-crafted shuttered cedar doors and windows, a street balcony and many more architecturally correct details.
Ground Floor: Living room, dining room, kitchen, home theater with complete entertainment equipment including HD 1080 projector, surround sound system, computer connection, blu-ray, Satellite television, all of it to be enjoyed in a 9-ft movie screen, interior courtyard, full bathroom.
Second Floor: One air-conditioned bedroom with 2 twin beds, closet space and access to balcony overlooking Sol Street; interior air-conditioned bedroom with queen sofa bed with closet space. These two rooms serve as a suite, since the guest must traverse the interior room that leads to the bathroom on the second floor.
The third air-conditioned bedroom in the second floor has one double bed and one twin bed and ample closet space. All three rooms have access to the balcony, a full bathroom with a jet bathtub and shower, as well as a library area. The balcony overlooking Sol Street is directly accessible from the room with a view and the library.
Third Floor: Huge air-conditioned Master Bedroom with 1 king bed, walking closet with washer and dryer and with full marble bathroom with Grohe body mist showers; access to a roof garden with hammock. This room has a flat-screen tv with newly-installed center channel speaker that will make it hard for guests to want to leave this room. The Control 4 system works through out the entire house, including this room.
Fourth floor: Roof top garden terrace with barbecue and sound system controlled through the Control4 intellihome system.
Each of the three floors has its own modern bathrooms. The first floor bathroom has a rain shower; the second floor bathroom has a rain shower as well as a whirlpool and the third-floor marble bathroom has a Shower and Grohe water mist system. The third floor master bedroom has a television set with Direct TV service, a walk-in closet with GE washer an dryer. From the third floor master bedroom, guests can access the roof terrace garden that has a BBQ and 8-person umbrella table.
All rooms in the house have AC. The house has an intelligent home system Control4 with keypad entry that serves as a centralized control for the home theater, living/dining area speakers, fourth-floor terrace speakers, entrance lock and lighting throughout the house. This system makes it easy for multiple guests to come in and out of the house as no key is necessary. The house is equipped with WIFI, and LAN connections (in selected rooms) for internet service as well as an HDMI cable for connections in the Home Theater.