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Lovely little town.

Some lovely architecture, nice people, easy to get around, modern conveniences (if you insist... read more

Reviewed 11 September 2018
DawnP1884
Unscheduled visit to San German

Beautiful town with lots of Spanish Architecture. A real hidden gem. Casa Vivoni is a... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2018
David M
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This 400-year-old fortress rises dramatically to greet seaborne visitors to the island.
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 1 July 2013 via mobile

If you are visiting the Enchanted Island you HAVE to visit San Germán. It is located in the southwest of the Island, about two hours from the San Juan Int'l Airport and about 35 to 45 minutes from the Aguadilla airport which commonly appears in...More

6  Thank travelqueenpr
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Reviewed 28 February 2016

I would not drive out of my way to go here. We were there on a Tuesday and almost nothing was open to go into, including the Tourist Office. If you like to just walk around and gaze at buildings it is fine. Neither church...More

2  Thank ingrid c
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Reviewed 11 September 2018

Some lovely architecture, nice people, easy to get around, modern conveniences (if you insist!!) Coffee shops, bakeries, restaurants, everything you need.

Thank DawnP1884
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Beautiful town with lots of Spanish Architecture. A real hidden gem. Casa Vivoni is a Victorian-Style mansion which sadly is not open to the public. Still, it’s quite a site from the outside.

1  Thank David M
Reviewed 23 May 2018 via mobile

This second oldest town in the western part of PR with three museums thats a must see need to spend more than one day it willprovide you with historical data as well as items and articles of value both in physical inventory and films art...More

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Reviewed 31 January 2018

The streets, plazas, buildings, and general environment are wonderful. The hotel situation is rather minimal, although shopping and restaurants are great. And it is near some nice natural areas including Maricao forest, and the beaches at La Parguera and Cabo Rojo area.

1  Thank stevebrauning
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

Even after Hurricane Maria 85 % of the resturants businesses museums are all in excelent conditions and providing great services the 4 museums visited are full of historial articles painting images of over 500 years its a must see all 4 great food u can...More

Thank Joe M
Reviewed 2 August 2017

The city of San German is one of the greatest places you can visit whit the family I went this summer whit my family and we had a lot of fun the historic places the bakeries the coffee shops and the food mmmm mmmm the...More

Thank Mitsubishi0075
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Old city! The oldest one in PR after San Juan. Reminds of Spanish heritage. Good spot for a walk on a sunny day

Thank samuel8248
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

Colorful town with historic buildings. The church from 1800 is a walk into the past. Drive the streets to see the old houses !

Thank rarobert2
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

San German surprised with two city squares, a cultural center and many multiple centuries old structures

1  Thank Jerry131
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

I don't have words to describe the scenery in San German, PR. It's a historic town and I was so glad I went to see it on my last day in PR. The cobblestone street, the churches is a sight to see. It is the...More

1  Thank Jacqueline L
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Look at airbnb there is a very nice bnb for ~40 per night
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