Melia Ponce Hotel

Cristina Street #75, Ponce, Puerto Rico  show map
 3 stars
  • Overview
  • Rooms & Availability
  • Location
  • Guest reviews
  • Facilities
^

Melia Ponce Hotel

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

USD 6 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Poolside snack bar

A la carte restaurant

Welcome drink

Coffee shop

Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

Laundry
TV

Flat-screen TV

Overview

Melia Ponce Hotel is a 3-star property only 3.9 km from Plaza of Delights, Guanica Dry Forest and Rio Camuy Cave Park. Since 1903, it has been hosting guests in the heart of Ponce.

Melia Ponce Hotel is 10 minutes' walk from the center of Ponce. The hotel is set 126 km away from Vieques.

A castle and a museum are set within walking distance.

Melia Ponce Hotel is within a 10-minute drive to Mercedita airport.

Rooms

The property comprises 70 elegant rooms appointed with a balcony, climate control, an individual safe, multi-channel television and an iron with ironing board. Melia Ponce Hotel offers rooms with the city view. For more comfort a hairdryer, a bathtub and a shower are provided.

Eat & Drink

Guests can have breakfast in the bar every morning. The lounge restaurant provides fine meals. The sky bar serves tapas and snacks. Serving Puerto Rican meals, Chef's Creations lies in a business area, just 250 meters from the venue.

Services

Business facilities at Melia Ponce Hotel include a meeting room, computer equipment and a photocopier.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas for free.

Guest Parking

public parking is possible on site at USD 6 per day.

Number of rooms:   70.

This field is required.
Email not defined
 Open
WRITE A QUICK REVIEW
Very Bad Excellent
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
Rate this hotel
YOUR IMPRESSION OF THE HOTEL

In general

Pros

Cons

YOUR DETAILS
First Name
Email
Cancel
To get your review moderated and published, please read our Terms and Conditions.

Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • 24-hour reception
  • Pets allowed
  • Wheelchair access
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Coffee shop
  • Vending machines

Sports & Fitness

  • Bowling
  • Golf course

Services

  • Room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wedding services
  • Newspaper service
  • Welcome drink

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Poolside snack bar

Meeting facilities

  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Computer rental
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Children's buffet

Leisure facilities

  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Garden area

Room view

  • City view
  • Landscape view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Chaise lounges
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/ Shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Room toiletries

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 17 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

hotel Melia Ponce Hotel Ponce location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

Cristina Street #75, Ponce, Puerto Rico

Get directions
City Center
  • Ponce
    700 ft
Airports
  • Mercedita (PSE)
    3.4 mi
  • Eugenio M De Hostos (MAZ)
    38.9 mi
Restaurants
  • Lola (cuisine: International)
    600 ft
  • Okui Sushi Bar (cuisine: Japanese)
    300 ft
Beaches
  • La Guancha
    300 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    70

Hotel Awards

Puerto RicanHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedPonceMelia Ponce Hotel

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best 3 Star Hotels in Puerto Rico

Use Badge

Rooms and availability

Melia Ponce Hotel photos Room
Double Room
Bed type: King-size bed or Queen-size bed or 2 Single beds
Size: 165 sq. feet
Check Prices
  • Air conditioning
  • Shower
— Less information+ More information

Standard|Standard 2 Beds

Room facilities
    Melia Ponce Hotel photos Room
    King Room
    Bed type: King-size bed
    Size: 165 sq. feet
    Check Prices
    • Air conditioning
    • Shower
    — Less information+ More information
    Room facilities
      Melia Ponce Hotel photos Room
      Queen Room
      Bed type: Queen-size bed
      Size: 165 sq. feet
      Check Prices
      • Air conditioning
      — Less information+ More information
      Room facilities
        Deluxe Double Room
        Bed type: King-size bed or 2 Queen-size beds
        Size: 165 sq. feet
        Check Prices
        — Less information+ More information
        Melia Ponce Hotel photos Exterior Hotel Melia Ponce
        Deluxe King Room
        Bed type: King-size bed
        Check Prices
        • Air conditioning
        • Shower
        — Less information+ More information
        Room facilities
          Melia Ponce Hotel photos Room
          Deluxe Queen Room
          Bed type: 2 Queen-size beds
          Size: 165 sq. feet
          Check Prices
          • Air conditioning
          • Shower
          — Less information+ More information
          Room facilities

            How to reach hotel

            hotel Melia Ponce Hotel Ponce location
            Show big map »

            Hotel Address:

            Cristina Street #75, Ponce, Puerto Rico

            Get directions
            City Center
            • Ponce
              700 ft
            Airports
            • Mercedita (PSE)
              3.4 mi
            • Eugenio M De Hostos (MAZ)
              38.9 mi
            Restaurants
            • Lola (cuisine: International)
              600 ft
            • Okui Sushi Bar (cuisine: Japanese)
              300 ft
            Beaches
            • La Guancha
              300 ft
            Hotel information
            • Check-in:
              from  3 pm
            • Check-out:
              until  11 am
            • Number of rooms:
              70

            Hotel Awards

            Puerto RicanHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedPonceMelia Ponce Hotel

            According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
            Best 3 Star Hotels in Puerto Rico

            Use Badge

            Melia Ponce Hotel Location

            Legend
            • Current hotel
            • Hotels nearby
            • Other hotels
            • Airports
            • Underground stations
            • Train stations
            • Parks
            • Tourist attractions
            • Museums
            • Convention centers
            • Stadiums
            • Food and meals
            • General

            Hover above the icons to see hotel photo and details.

            Click the hotel to go to the main hotel page.

            Route Planner
            Enter your starting point (at least street address and city) to receive driving directions to or from the hotel.

            What's nearby

            Popular areas

            • City Center - 400 ft

            Places of interest

            • Museo de Art de Ponce - 3000 ft

            Near the hotel

            • Parque de Bombas - 300 ft
              Plaza de Las Delicias, Ponce
            • Museo de la Masacre de Ponce - 600 ft
              32 Calle de la Reina, Ponce
            • Museum of Puerto Rico Music - 700 ft
              Calle Isabel 50, Ponce
            • Serralles Castle - 3000 ft
              #17 El Vigia Hill, Ponce
            • La Guancha - 300 ft
              Playa de Ponce, Ponce
            • Museum of the History of Ponce - 700 ft
              Calle Reina Isabel 51-53, Ponce
            • Cathedral of our Lady of Guadeloupe - 1800 ft
              Calle Concordia/Calle Union, Ponce

            Restaurants nearby

            • Lola - 600 ft

              Address: Plaza de Ponce, Calle Union
              Phone: 787-813-5033

              74% likes this, based on 194 reviews
              Cuisine: International

            • Pizzalato Cafe - 400 ft

              Address: Calle Isabel 78
              Phone: (787) 848-6875

              71% likes this, based on 44 reviews

            • Cafe Tomas - 700 ft

              Address: 56 Calle Isabel
              Phone: 840-1965

              51% likes this, based on 60 reviews

            • Okui Sushi Bar - 300 ft

              Address: Calle Cristina #76 Suite 101
              Phone: 787-842-1188

              77% likes this, based on 41 reviews
              Cuisine: Japanese
              Price Range: USD 1 - USD 21

            • Las Tias - 600 ft

              Address: 46 Isabel
              Phone: 787-840-4149

              75% likes this, based on 74 reviews

            Hotel information
            • Check-in:
              from  3 pm
            • Check-out:
              until  11 am
            • Number of rooms:
              70

            Hotel Awards

            Puerto RicanHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedPonceMelia Ponce Hotel

            According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
            Best 3 Star Hotels in Puerto Rico

            Use Badge

            Melia Ponce Hotel Reviews

            Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Melia Ponce Hotel

            Average guest rating

            7.6out of 10
            Fabulous
            Based on 48 reviews

            Guest reviews

            • Couple
              10.0

              Stylish neo-colonial rooms (on ground floor close to swimming pool), beautifull courtyard inside the hotel and hotel roof for your breakfast, swimming pool, excellent position on the main Ponce square, parking just behind the hotel. Very helpfull staff.

              No restaurant available on the spot (at least by end Oct 2012), on weekends may be noisy (especially for those with windows looking over the street).

            • Older travelers
              7.0

              The room was a little run-down, small and not so comfortable (for the price)

            • Single
              10.0

              Location, friendlyness, activities in the surroundings, reasonalbe price, nice rooms.

              None.

            • Group of friends
              10.0

              I have done my share of travelling and stayed in a good number of hotels and I can honestly say that Melia in Ponce is the best-run, most old- school customer-oriented hotel I have ever known, holding itself to a code of professionalism rarely seen these days in any line of business. 5 times now I have been to Ponce and 5 times I have gone with Melia. I would never think of staying anywhere else! Melia's staff is the epitome of class and professionalism, at every level and in all areas. Just as very typical example, on my most recent trip my friend and I were driven to the airport to catch our return flight by the front desk manager (at 2:00 AM, no less) when we were unable to get a taxi. As with everything else, this was done graciously and automatically. I could go on and on all day about this hotel, but suffice it to say I wish more hotels would model themselves on Melia... The world would be a much happier place!

            • Family with children
              8.2

              The central location right on the Plaza was superb, handy to shops and restaurants and places of interest within the town, and there is a fantastic ice cream shop that we frequented just below. The hotel was very traditional in its feel, Spanish style, and had a good pool which was great respite from the heat, our 4 teenage boys loved it. We would stay there again given the chance, really lovely spot and great value for money.

              The bed in our room had bad roll together, we ended up asking for a rollaway bed for one of us to sleep on so that we didnt have to share, it was too uncomfortable. A good mattress on the bed we had would have seen us give Hotel Melia 5 stars, a shame that aspect let it down.

            • Older travelers
              9.2

              Besides the charm of a Hotel that has operated for over 100 years, the natural friendliness and courtesy of Ponce residents was evident in the Hotel staff. The "Continental Breakfast" needs fruits, natural cereals and real cups and dishes instead of plastic and paper. I will stay here again.

            • Family with children
              8.2

              Old city charm in the center of Ponce

              The room had some construction detales that could be taken care of without much expenditure.

            • Couple
              10.0

              Hotel Melia was right across the street from the main plaza which was great as we stayed there over Carnaval, so we had a front row seat every night to the festivities from our balcony. The only drawback was the noise from the festivities, but we were warned by the hotel so we knew what we were getting ourselves into. The hotel was very charming, I loved the open air corridors. The roof top terrace where they serve breakfast was very nice and had some great views of the city. The rooms were quite large and very comfortable. The furniture and decor is pretty outdated, but added to the charm of the hotel.

            • Family with children
              10.0

              It is located right at the central square, we could see the carneval procession from the balcony. The hotel staff were very friendly and helpful, the room was clean and comfortable, and the pool easily accessible.

            • Older travelers
              9.6

              Great location

              Loud music from streat bars at night

            • Older travelers
              6.2

              Location, location, location! Great place to be to celebrate Mardi Gras. Neat cultural experience!

              Room extremely small- half the size of what I expected as if an older room cut in half when they remodeled it. Found cockroach bug on floor- yuck!

            • Older travelers
              9.6

              Great location on main city square. Roof-top breakfast area was very nice. Classic hotel, clean and well maintained.

            • Single
              9.2

              The hotel is very nice, histirical, good location and excelent sevice. Not very good price, but just like all the hotels in the island of Puerto Rico. By the way there are not too many...

              Well, kind of bit noise because some machines of the hotel, but the staff was perfect in responde of that.

            • Group of friends
              8.2

              Lovely building in a great location with nice rooms.

            • Couple
              8.8

              We loved the classic feel of the hotel, the garden areas, and the pool. The location and parking were perfect for our needs and we will definitely stay there again next time we're in Ponce.

            How to reach hotel

            hotel Melia Ponce Hotel Ponce location
            Show big map »

            Hotel Address:

            Cristina Street #75, Ponce, Puerto Rico

            Get directions
            City Center
            • Ponce
              700 ft
            Airports
            • Mercedita (PSE)
              3.4 mi
            • Eugenio M De Hostos (MAZ)
              38.9 mi
            Restaurants
            • Lola (cuisine: International)
              600 ft
            • Okui Sushi Bar (cuisine: Japanese)
              300 ft
            Beaches
            • La Guancha
              300 ft
            Hotel information
            • Check-in:
              from  3 pm
            • Check-out:
              until  11 am
            • Number of rooms:
              70

            Hotel Awards

            Puerto RicanHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedPonceMelia Ponce Hotel

            According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
            Best 3 Star Hotels in Puerto Rico

            Use Badge