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Fairmont El San Juan Hotel

Carolina, PR View map Visit website
Rating 4.7 out of 5
144 reviews

About

Fairmont El San Juan Hotel is a tropical wedding venue located in San Juan, Puerto Rico that provides an iconic and scenic setting for an unforgettable celebration. This captivating property has been honoring some of the best Caribbean traditions for over 60 years, creating distinctive and elegant wedding experiences across generations.

Facilities and Capacity
The hotel has a total of 40,000 square feet of elegant indoor and outdoor spaces, letting you hold intimate celebrations for 10 and extravagant affairs for 800. Celebrate your ceremony outdoors under the 300-year-old Banyan tree or exchange your vows barefoot on the white sands of the award winning Isla Verde Beach. The Grand Ballroom is a large space that features 18-foot ceilings and a beautiful terrace that can be used for a cocktail hour before the reception, while the Gold Ballroom is midsize with a centered oval Czech Bohemian crystal chandelier. Aquarelle on the Beach is an outdoor paradise that is perfect for oceanfront weddings and cocktail receptions, letting you and your guests experience a true Caribbean wedding.

Services Offered
Fairmont El San Juan Hotel creates a personal touch for every wedding so that couples can get that one-of-a-kind experience they are looking for. Their professional team of event planners will infuse every detail of your event with creative festivity, seamlessly blending traditions with personalized and spirited touches. They will provide you with impeccable service and ensure that you get a sophisticated celebration that can be enjoyed by all of your guests. These are the services they provide:

  • Spa and fitness center
  • Setup and cleanup
  • Glassware and linens
  • Chairs and tables
  • Audio equipment and lighting

Accommodation
Guests at this hotel will feel completely immersed into the island culture, with access to rooms and suites that celebrate San Juan’s subtle ocean hues and warm textures. They offer a range of newly renovated poolside rooms, oceanfront villas with amazing views, and suites that pay tribute to the hotel’s timeless heritage and sophistication.

Frequently Asked Questions

Do you have a site fee for wedding receptions at your venue?

No

What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during peak season?

$15,000

What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during off-peak season?

$10,000

Do you have a site fee for wedding ceremonies at your venue?

Yes

What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during peak season?

$1,000

What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during off-peak season?

$1,000

Which of the following are included in starting site fee?

Chairs
China
Clean Up
Flatware
Glassware
Linens
Set Up
Tables

Which of the following are included in the cost of wedding catering?

Cake Cutting
Server(s)

What is the starting price per person for bar service?

$26

Which of the following are included in the starting price for bar service?

House Beer
House Liquor
House Wine

How many event spaces or rooms does your venue offer?

4

Describe your venue:

Ballroom
Beach
Hotel

What kind of settings are available?

Indoor
Covered Outdoor
Uncovered Outdoor
Scenic Views

Which of the following wedding events does your venue service?

Ceremony
Reception
Bridal Shower
Engagement Party
Elopements
Rehearsal Dinner

What event services do you offer?

Accommodations
Bar Services
Catering Services
Clean Up
Event Rentals
Get Ready Rooms
Lighting / Sound
Outside Vendors
Preferred Vendors Only
Set Up
Wifi

What catering services do you offer?

Buffet
Cocktail Reception
Dessert
Family Style
French Service
Hors d'oeuvres
Plated
Server(s)
Stations
Tastings

What bar services do you provide?

Bartender(s)
Cash Bar
Champagne Toast
House Beer
House Liquor
House Wine
Limited Bar
Liquor License
Open Bar
Outside Alcohol
Premium Liquor
Signature Drink
Specialty Beer
Specialty Wine

What event items are available?

Audio Equipment
Chairs
Dance Floor
Lighting
Tables

What food and beverage items are available?

Barware
China
Chocolate Fountain
Flatware
Glassware
Linens

What transportation and access is available?

Parking
Valet
Wheelchair Access

What months are included in your peak season?

February
March
April
May
June
July
October
November
December

What months are included in your off-peak season?

January
August
September

144 Reviews

Write a review
Rated
4.7
out of 5.0
Recommended by 95% of couples
  • Quality of service
    Rating 4.8 out of 5
  • Average response time
    Rating 4.8 out of 5
  • Professionalism
    Rating 4.8 out of 5
  • Value
    Rating 4.6 out of 5
  • Flexibility
    Rating 4.7 out of 5

20 User photos

  • Kathy
    Kathy S. Married on 03/13/2021
    Rating 5 out of 5
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    Excellent!

    The Fairmont el San Juan Hotel is a cut above the rest. Our wedding was absolutely beautiful and the stay there was amazing! They treat you like royalty and every single person that works there makes you feel special. We will return year after year to celebrate! Thank you Vilmarie for your outstanding service!

    Fairmont El San Juan Hotel's reply:

    Thank you Kathy! We are very happy that you and your guest enjoyed the Hotel and the celebration. We look forward to welcome you back!
    I remain at your service,
    Vilmarie Alameda
  • Jackeline
    Jackeline M. Married on 02/22/2020
    Rating 5 out of 5
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    Wonderful Experience

    Venue is beyond gorgeous, everyone is very professional and they really do make you feel at home. Food is just delicious, couldn't ask for more. Vilmarie was a huge help and one of the very best to work with. Vilmarie was always quick and attentive to all of my questions. If I had to do it again I wouldn't change a thing. I look forward to staying there again in the near future. Thank you for such a magical wedding day.

Awards

  • 144
  • WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards 2017 Winner
  • WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards 2016 Winner
  • WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards 2015 Winner
  • WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards 2014 Winner
  • WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards 2013 Winner
  • WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards 2012 Winner

Real Weddings

  • Patricia & Jean
    13 photos · 07/31/2021
  • Kathy & Jose
    17 photos · 03/13/2021

Deals

Fairmont El San Juan Hotel 1
Offer

Begin your happily-ever after at Fairmont El San Juan Hotel

At Fairmont El San Juan Hotel, your wedding experience is crafted with meticulous attention to detail making your dream day a special one. Your love deserves a stunning ceremony and celebration.


We will bring to life the wedding of your dreams in a stylish and romantic way while keeping the highest safety standards.

Package Price: $199

Package Includes:

  • Suite Accommodation for one night, Ceremony, Reception Venue, and Basic Set-up including beautifully designed floral centerpieces.
  • One Hour Welcome Canapes & Signature Drink
  • Sparkling Wine toast, hotel's selection
  • Four Hour Open Bar featuring:
    • Selected Brands
    • Local Beers
    • Sodas / Mixers / Water
  • Enjoy a delicious dinner with selection of:
    • Three Course Plated Dinner
    • Three Food Stations

For More Intimate Weddings, please consult with our Wedding Specialist at 787-710-8216 or email esjsales@fairmont.com



Special Rate for Additional Nights . Package is applicable Sunday to Thursday at Casa del Mar & Outdoor Venues, subject to availability. Events must be book by December 31, 2022. Requires a minimum of 25 people and a maximum of 50 people. Chef Attendant Fee will apply to Food Stations. Music is limited until 10pm. Price does not included service charge and applicable taxes.

Pricing

Professional Network & Endorsements

15 Endorsements
djrockhand djrockhand Wedding DJs

You can't go wrong with the San Juan Hotel, you will have the perfect combination for a wedding, since you have the elegant and romantic site, but also the party night fun ambient. The staff is amazing and very detail oriented, they will help you from start to finish to make sure your day goes perfect!!!

Ferrer Video Productions Ferrer Video Productions Wedding Videographers

We have been very fortunate to provide our services at El San Juan Resort for several years and we have a great experience every time we do. Expect nothing but the best from this venue and staff.

EOS Events EOS Events Wedding Florists

Great Hotel. Excellent services.

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Map

6063 Isla Verde Avenue Carolina, PR, 00979
7877911000
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Fairmont El San Juan Hotel frequently asked questions

What items and services are included in the starting site fee at Fairmont El San Juan Hotel?

Fairmont El San Juan Hotel includes the following items and services for wedding events in its starting site fee:
  • Chairs
  • China
  • Clean Up
  • Flatware
  • Glassware
  • Linens
  • Set Up
  • Tables

At Fairmont El San Juan Hotel, what items and services related to wedding catering are included in the cost?

Fairmont El San Juan Hotel includes the following items and services in its wedding catering costs:
  • Cake Cutting
  • Server(s)

At Fairmont El San Juan Hotel, what does the bar service starting price include?

The bar service starting price at Fairmont El San Juan Hotel includes:
  • House Beer
  • House Liquor
  • House Wine

What are the most important characteristics of Fairmont El San Juan Hotel in terms of venue type, style and location?

The space offered by Fairmont El San Juan Hotel for wedding events is known for:
  • Ballroom
  • Beach
  • Hotel

What kind of indoor/outdoor options are available at Fairmont El San Juan Hotel for wedding events?

Fairmont El San Juan Hotel offers the following indoor/outdoor options for weddings:
  • Indoor
  • Covered Outdoor
  • Uncovered Outdoor
  • Scenic Views

What kind of wedding events does Fairmont El San Juan Hotel offer?

Fairmont El San Juan Hotel offers the following types of wedding events:
  • Ceremony
  • Reception
  • Bridal Shower
  • Engagement Party
  • Elopements
  • Rehearsal Dinner

What services does Fairmont El San Juan Hotel offer for wedding events?

Fairmont El San Juan Hotel offers the following services for wedding events:
  • Accommodations
  • Bar Services
  • Catering Services
  • Clean Up
  • Event Rentals
  • Get Ready Rooms
  • Lighting / Sound
  • Outside Vendors
  • Preferred Vendors Only
  • Set Up
  • Wifi

What furniture and decorations does Fairmont El San Juan Hotel have available for wedding events?

Fairmont El San Juan Hotel offers the following furniture and decor items for weddings:
  • Audio Equipment
  • Chairs
  • Dance Floor
  • Lighting
  • Tables

What percentage of users recommend Fairmont El San Juan Hotel and which are the most valued aspects of their wedding services?

Fairmont El San Juan Hotel is recommended by 96% of couples who have used their services. Their overall rating is 4.7 out of 5 with the following breakdown: 4.8 in quality of service, 4.8 in average response time, 4.8 in professionalism, 4.7 in flexibility and 4.6 in value.

What kind of wedding service promotions does Fairmont El San Juan Hotel offer?

Fairmont El San Juan Hotel currently offers 1 offer promotion for wedding services.

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