Howard Johnson Inn Mayaguez- Charmingly Rustic and Conveniently Located
If you’re looking for accommodation with a bit more rustic charm than the modern, down-town sky scrapers in Ponce and San Juan, the Howard Johnson Inn Downtown Mayaguez might be right up your alley. This beautiful little downtown Inn is located at Calle Mendez Vigo 70 Este. Since it is a converted monastery, it effortlessly combines history with all the modern conveniences you could want for a comfortable stay in Puerto Rico.
The Howard Johnson Inn is located next to Mayaguez’s main Cathedral on Plaza Colon. The historical landmark has a wonderfully historical air about it, with tiled floors and walkways and delightful views from the higher floors. It’s proximity to the Spanish-styled Plaza Colon means that it is conveniently located – close to the historic Yaguez Theater as well as the many local restaurants where you can get a taste for Puerto Rican cuisine. Visitors traveling in a family group will find the nearby Mayaguez zoo makes for a great day’s outing. The zoo is the only one on the island and is home to a wonderful variety of wildlife.
The Howard Johnson Inn Downtown Mayaguez in Puerto Rico offers guests many lovely hotel services such as an outdoor pool in a small courtyard, an elevator with which to gain easy access to the superb panoramic views from the top of the inn, an ice machine, a guest laundry, a dry cleaning service, multi-lingual staff, free continental breakfasts in the Ricomini Bakery located just across the street parking in an adjacent. Guests can also gain access to wireless or wired Hi-speed Access, in-room coffee, and cribs which are provided free of charge. The rooms also have microwaves, refrigerators, hairdryers and ironing boards. Children’s rooms and Home Office business rooms are also available though no pets are allowed at the inn. The Great Lobby and Meeting Room is the perfect place to host a small gathering and is capable of accommodating 40 people for any given event.
As if that wasn’t enough, the Howard Johnson Inn located in Downtown Mayaguez is close to many local attractions. The Plaza Colon, for instance, was built as a memorial to Christopher Columbus while the Yaguez Theater is over a hundred years old and in easy walking distance of the inn. The University of Puerto Rico’s Mayaguez Campus is also nearby, making the Inn the preferred accommodation for visitors to this institution. The Mayaguez Mall is a short ten-minute drive and provides great shopping. Other attractions a short drive away include Rincon Beach, Boqueron Beach, Aguadilla Surfing Beach, the Maricao Sub-Tropical Forest, the Cabo Rojo Lighthouse, the Aguadilla Water Park, the Aguadilla Ice Skating Rink and the town of San German. So give this great location a chance and make the most of your stay in Mayaguez.