In September 2017, Hurricane Irma caused extensive damage across the island. Many places closed for rebuilding. Frommer's recommends that vacationers check in advance with all businesses before traveling.
Don’t let the HoJo name fool you; this Spanish colonial charmer on Plaza Colón is the most authentic lodging in town and has the most character. The former monastery is right in the heart of the historic part of the city, with the superb Ricomini Café across the street (guests get a free continental breakfast there). A tiny pool is in the courtyard and the large rooms are very clean and comfortable, if a bit dark (but that may be good for sleeping).