Prices in San Juan, Puerto Rico: attractions, hotels, food

Posted by:Aleksandr Belov Posted on:Aug 31,2017

San Juan is the capital, the cultural and historical center of Puerto Rico, including the largest cruise port in the world. The most popular place in the city is the old San Juan. How much money to take in San Juan? We will provide detailed information about the cost of the holiday. Each tourist on the basis of this information will be able to make an optimal budget for recreation.

Today in the article – prices in San Juan 2017-2018:

  1. For food and drink in restaurants and cafes
  2. For hostels and hotels (1,2,3, 4, 5 stars)
  3. For transport: taxi, car rental, gasoline, public transport.
  4. Average bill in restaurants, cafes, fast food
  5. For entertainment, excursions, attractions, museum admission tickets, diving, snorkeling, windsurfing.

№ 1. Prices for hostels and hotels in San Juan


Hotels ratingUSD
1 star15-40
2 stars45-150
3 stars80-200
4 stars140-300
5 stars250-600


Hostels. Single bed for 1 nightUSD
TOTAL: Average price per 1 night in the hostel17-25
Casa Santurce Hostel13.00
Base Hostel Old San Juan12.50-16.00
Conturce Hostel21.00
The Palace Hostel13.00
Nomada Urban Beach Hostel27.00
Moonlight Bay Hostel30.00

№ 2. Prices in restaurants and cafes in San Juan


Breakfasts, lunches and dinners in cafe and fast foodUSD
Total: daily cost of food for 1 person23-40
Breakfast 5-10


Breakfasts, lunches and dinnersUSD
Total: daily cost of food for 1 person55-63
Breakfast 10


№ 3. Food and drink prices in San Juan. Menu in cafes and restaurants

Food and drink in cafes and restaurantsUSD
Crab Rangoon (Sushi)6.00
Egg Roll4.00
Fried Calamari 6.00
French Fries4,50
Spring Rolls (2)6.00
Alcoholic cocktails6.00-12.00
Pork Belly Bacon8.00
Fried fish bites7.00-8.00
Pulled pork sliders7.00-9.00
Egg Drop Soup3.00
Vegetable Soup4.00
Wonton Soup5.00
Miso Soup3.00
Hot & Sour Soup5.00
Lobster Fried Rice13.00
Chicken Fried Rice9.00
Vegetable Fried Rice9.00
Chicken Lo Mein13.00
Octopus Salad9.00
Cappuccino 3.00
Hot cocoa3.00
Coffee Latte
Espresso coffee2.25
Coke, Pepsi, Sprite2.00
Ice Tea2.00
Beer 2.00-4.00

№ 4. Prices of transport in San Juan

Types of transport
Taxi from airport to city center20-40
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff)1,90
Taxi 6 km (Normal Tariff)11,40
Bus ticket San Juan (one trip)1,50
Rent a car economy class for 1 day25-40
Rent a car of a middle class for 1 day45-80
Rent a car premium and elite class for 1 day75-150
Gasoline (1 liter)0,67

№ 5. Prices for excursions, attractions and entertainment in San Juan

ListAdult (USD)Duration
ATV Countryside Adventure1353h 30m
Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour301 hours
Guided Sightseeing Tour to El Yunque National Forest & Luquillo Beach80-1008 hours
Sea Trek at a Private Beach in San Juan90 1h 30m
Culebra Island Snorkeling Adventure with Lunch2109 h
Puerto Rico Sightseeing Power Pass1452 days
El Yunque Rainforest Nature Walk with Lunch120 6h 30m
Guided Kayaking Tour in Laguna Grande at Sunset1105h 30m
Windsurfing lessons130-1602-3h
Museo de Arte de Puerto Rico (admission ticket)6-
Entrance tickets to museumsfrom 3 to 15-
Kayak Rentals for 1 day90-1201 day
Bacardi Distillery & Old San Juan Shopping Tour with Lunch1205h
Zipline Tour at ToroVerde Adventure Park with a Ride on The Beast2009h
Snorkeling at a Private Beach in San Juan661h 30m
Narrated Boat Tour of San Juan40-501h
Private Cueva Ventana Ecotour601h
Discover Scuba Diving170 4h
Dive San Juan80-902h

Aleksandr Belov

Author and editor of the blog

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