SAN JUAN, PUERTO RICO PROPERTY EST. 1919 • NATIONAL REGISTER OF HISTORIC PLACES Originally built in 1919 by Frederick William Vanderbilt, the historic Grand Dame hotel was once the social epicenter of San Juan, and was meticulously restored and reopened in December 2014. Designed by the firm Warren and Wetmore, whose work includes the New York Biltmore Hotel and Grand Central Station, the Vanderbilt was once a destination for royalty, heads of state, and Hollywood stars. In October 2012, the hotel began attracting gourmands with the 1919 Restaurant, lobby bar, and banquet services. The final renovation phase has returned the Vanderbilt to the Roaring 20s style, sophistication, and service for which the hotel was known. Located on the Atlantic Ocean, the hotel offers the perfect city-stay on the beach. All chandeliers in the hotel were inspired by ladies’ earrings from the 1920s. ORIGINAL HOTEL LUXURIOUS SERVICE BLENDED DÉCOR SPANISH REVIVAL AMENITIES 319 guestrooms and suites. With its privileged location overlooking the Atlantic Ocean, the guestrooms offer dramatic ocean views, two pool lounge areas, world-class spa, including Puerto Rico’s first hammam, cigar lounge, fully serviced beach, and Butler Service in all suites. Extensive meeting space with capacity banquets of up to 500. DINING 1919 Restaurant is passionately committed to offering the freshest organic and local ingredients, consciously sourcing materials, focusing on local, artisan, and handmade cuisine. Ola, Ocean Front Bistro serves casual fare on an oceanfront setting. Vanderbilt Court serves tapas and cocktails. LOCATION Overlooking the Atlantic Ocean in the exclusive Condado District of San Juan, Puerto Rico, the Condado Vanderbilt Hotel is the perfect destination for exploring the many sights and attractions of this vibrant city. Old San Juan is only minutes away and restaurants, nightlife, and casinos are within walking distance. Luis Munoz Marín Int’l Airport: 5 miles, 13 minutes. Fernando Luis Ribas Dominicci Airport: 3 miles, 8 minutes. Condado Vanderbilt Hotel 1055 Ashford Avenue San Juan, PR 00907 T 787.721.5500
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