San Juan Hotels

Dorado Beach, A Ritz-Carlton Reserve

  • 100 Dorado Beach Dr. Map It
  • Dorado
  • Fodor's Choice
  • Courtesy of Dorado Beach, a Ritz-Carlton Reserve

  • Courtesy of Dorado Beach, a Ritz-Carlton Reserve

  • Courtesy of Dorado Beach, a Ritz-Carlton Reserve

  • Courtesy of Dorado Beach, a Ritz-Carlton Reserve

  • Courtesy of Dorado Beach, a Ritz-Carlton Reserve


  • All rooms are beachfront
  • Top-notch facilities
  • Golf, tennis, and water activities
  • Award-winning spa
  • Gourmet dining


  • Daily $95 resort fee
  • 45-minute drive from San Juan

Published 02/01/2016

Fodor's Review

Following a $342-million renovation, this resort's big draws include a restaurant from Fodor's Tastemaker Chef Jose Andres and an incredible setting along 3 miles of Puerto Rican coastline. The 1,400-acre property was once part of the Laurance Rockefeller estate, and an 11-mile walking and biking trail that winds through the eco-preserve is named for the former owner. The Reserve (Ritz-Carlton's second after Thailand) is home to several pools (including dedicated family and adults-only options), a water activities department, and a 5-acre Spa Botanico with tree-house treatment platforms. Guests enjoy privileges at three 18-hole golf courses located partly on the property and at five tennis courts. All 100 rooms, 14 one-bedroom suites, and the four-bedroom Su Casa villa have direct beach access and perks like 400 thread-count sheets, supersize flat-screens, indoor-outdoor bathrooms, soaking tubs, and Wi-Fi. If you need more reasons not to leave the property, there are also several dining options, including two casual beach eateries and a café. Snag a terrace seat at the Mi Casa restaurant, where Chef Andres oversees a menu of modern American-Spanish-Caribbean dishes, served with sweeping ocean views.

Hotel Award Winner | 2013

Hotel Information


100 Dorado Beach Dr., Dorado, n/a Puerto Rico, 00646, Puerto Rico

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Hotel Details:

  • 100 rooms, 14 suites, 1 villa
  • Rate includes: No meals

Published 02/01/2016

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