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Updates from La Concha Resort

La Concha Updates
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Jan

Updates as of January 23, 2018

We would like to keep you informed on the progress of La Concha Resort and Puerto Rico in general.

  • All meeting and restaurant outlets are open for guests, including Salon Mirador and Atlantiko which have been recently renovated.
  • Accommodation amenities:
    • All guestrooms feature 37” LCD flat-screen TVs; DVD players and iPod; premium cable and movie channels; turndown service, hair dryers; robes and slippers; spa-style showers; coffee makers; irons and ironing boards.
    • The Suite Tower features three room types: one-bedroom, two-bedroom, and studio suites, all with chic furnishings, European-style kitchenettes and entertainment center. “Spa Suites” also feature a Jacuzzi on the balcony.
    • All rooms have new carpets
    • A coin operated laundry is located in the 4th floor of the suite tower for the convenience of our guests.
  • Our oceanfront complimentary fitness center operates 24 hours featuring early morning classes and as well as new wine & yoga class upon request.
  • The following Restaurant venues offer a tasty dining experience to guests and the general public:
    • Aroma Café at the the lobby features specialty coffee and continental breakfast
    • Delicias serves breakfast, dinner and Sunday brunch with playful local flavor
    • Solera is a sophisticated, open-air, poolside restaurant serving lunch and dinner, specializing in tapas.
    • Komakai Sushi Bar is located in the lobby and serves sushi, sashimi as well as traditional traditional and signature rolls
    • Serafina is a lively experience in Italian dining
    • Perla, known as one of the top fine-dining establishments in San Juan, serves American cuisine and seafood specialties
    • Lobby bar features fun and refined cocktails; and DJ music every Thursday, Friday and Saturday.
  • La Concha’s What’s Hot Entertainment on-going entertainment calendar includes live music, fashion and live art events.
  • Casino del Mar, offering poker, table games, and slot machines is open 24 hours daily.
  • Any inquiries for groups and meetings should be addressed to sales@laconcharesort.com.

Island Updates

AIR SERVICE:

  • Most flights have been reinstated. Airlines currently operating to and from SJU:
    • American Airlines
    • Air Century
    • Air Sunshine
    • Avianca
    • Air Flamenco
    • Condor
    • Copa
    • Cape Air
    • Delta
    • Frontier
    • Jetblue
    • Liat
    • Pawa
    • Seabourne
    • Southwest
    • Spirit
    • Sun Country
    • United
    • Vieques Air Link
    • Volaris

CRUISE SHIPS:

  • The RRCL’s Adventure of the Seas, Celebrity’s Summit and Disney Cruises homeport calls in San Juan have resumed.
  • Viking Cruises resumed its fall/winter itineraries with the Viking Sea homeporting in San Juan on October 27.
  • Norwegian Cruise Line returned to San Juan as homeport on November 12.
  • Windstar is calling in San Juan every Saturday.
  • Royal Caribbean and Carnival cruise lines have resumed its transit calls in San Juan as of November 30.

TELECOMMUNICATIONS:

  • Telecommunication services as well as cellphone antennas and towers has been reestablished.

PUERTO RICO AQUEDUCTS AND SEWERS AUTHORITY (AAA)

  • The service has been reestablished to 93% of the Island residents.

PUERTO RICO ELECTRIC POWER AUTHORITY (AEE)

  • The service has been reestablished to over 80% of the Island residents. Local, federal and private (Public Private Partnerships) authorities continue to work in reconstructing power service.

BANKING

  • 88% of bank branches open
  • 1,586 ATM throughout the Island

SHOPPING & RESTAURANTS

  • Plaza Las Américas – Open Monday to Saturday 9AM – 9PM, Sunday 11AM – 7PM. Caribbean Cinemas movie theater hours vary.
  • Mall of San Juan – Open Sunday to Thursday 10 AM – 7 PM, Friday and Saturday 10 AM – 9PM. Some restaurant hours may vary.
  • San Patricio Plaza – Open Monday to Saturday 9AM – 9PM, Sunday 11AM – 6PM. The Food Court remains open until 10PM. Caribbean Cinemas hours may vary.
  • Lote 23 restaurants open for lunch and dinner.
  • La Placita in Santurce is open for business.
  • Most stores and restaurants in the Condado and Calle Loiza area are now open.

TOURS AND ATTRACTIONS

  • Golf Courses that are open:
    • Bahia Beach
    • Caguas Real
    • Coco Beach
    • Dorado Beach, Sugarcane Golf Course & Practice Range
    • El Conquistador with special rates
    • Palmas del Mar, Flamboyán Course
  • Casa Bacardi reopened on November 1.
  • Hacienda Carabalí is open for business – ATV, horseback riding, restaurant.
  • San Juan National Historic Site El Morro and Castillo San Cristobal has resumed normal operations.
  • Hacienda Campo Rico is open offering zip-lining, horseback riding and restaurant.
  • Museums: Museum of Art, Museum of Contemporary Art (MAC) and Art Museum of Ponce are open.
 La Concha Resort