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A bustling street full of shops and boutiques.
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good37%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Fortaleza St, San Juan, Puerto Rico
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Reviewed 19 May 2017

JMJ Cars should be banned in Old San Juan because the streets are just too narrow and intersecting traffic doesn't stop either. Either the greatest drivers in the world or the luckiest because it's scary to watch or be part of! The small shops are...More

2  Thank mother15
Reviewed 17 May 2017

A long street beginning at the Governor's palace , [ if his flag is flying , he is in residence ]-- with shops and restaurants for everyone's wants . Lots of security so you feel perfectly safe .

1  Thank OMALILY
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Shopping galore and many fine places to dine, Fortaleza Street is bustling w happiness! Old San Juan is a very happy place and this street takes you to the edge of it all... follow it all the way to the sea to enjoy the historic...More

1  Thank Echo T
Reviewed 4 May 2017

Every city has one.......the main shopping street where you can buy a dollar postcard or a ten thousand dollar ring---and everything in-between. That is Fortaleze Street. Architecture is nice to look at. There are several restaurants, coffee bars featuring Puerto RIcan coffee (delish) and several...More

1  Thank aliceann1
Reviewed 2 May 2017

I enjoyed shopping among the stores here. All were moderately priced and a lot of them had different souvenirs to take back home. It wasn't all the same stock which made it great to go into each store

1  Thank TeeSimmons
Reviewed 30 April 2017

Many shops on this street. Street is narrow and traffic heavy. Best to park in garage and walk. Highly recommend!

Thank Bob F
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Our hotel, hotel Milan, is on this street. It has a number of small hotels, many restaurants (some outstanding), many tourist shops and busy traffic during day and evening. No reason to visit it unless you like the action on a weekend evening.

1  Thank travelnice
Reviewed 17 April 2017

This is a great area for taking in the city and shopping.. There is lots of walking and some of it is uphill.

Thank Linda K
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Barranchina Restaurant is the home of the Pina Colada and this why one visits Fortaleza, in my opinion. They are many shops to explore on the street. The bars tend to be friendly and open air. Try rum drinks and then compare to the original....More

1  Thank plschilt
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Walk down Fortaleza to see all the variety of Old San Juan. Stop at Olé for a Panama hat, Get a piña colada at Barrachina's.

Thank sueandtom776
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Cathy O
3 June 2017|
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Response from browncondo2102 | Reviewed this property |
If I'm not too late, I found the best deal for the money with great food and service was Tijuana's, at Calle Marina which is in Old San Juan along the water.
Whitney P
9 January 2015|
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Response from stacicooperhoffmann | Reviewed this property |
I concur. Either take the free trolley into and around old san Juan or park near the Sheraton.