Stay Safe at Royal Sonesta San Juan

We’d like to start by thanking you for trusting us during these very challenging times.  Like you, our entire team is anxiously awaiting our return to all the services and experiences but until that day comes, we want you to know we are committed to making the best of the current situation, and that we will do our very best to help you Stay Safe with Sonesta

As part of Sonesta’s continuing commitment to health and safety, and following the guidance of CDC and other experts, Sonesta hotels require all guests and associates to wear masks in indoor, public areas.

Please note, a negative COVID-19 test that is from no more than 3 days prior to your travel date must be provided at check-in or proof of being fully vaccinated. Unfortunately, we will be unable to provide you with a guestroom if you are unable to provide negative results.

Full Stay Safe with Sonesta program details can be found at, and below are highlights of how it is being implemented at our resort:

  • Please note, for the health & safety of our guests and team members, Sonesta hotels require guests to wear face coverings in all indoor public areas.
  • Limited-contact check-in and check-out
  • Guests and employees will always maintain 6-feet or social distancing.
  • Limited number of guests on all of our elevators, and guests must sanitize hands prior to riding the elevator.
  • Social distancing must also be maintained in all public spaces; lobby, restaurants, fitness center, pool, and gift shop.
  • Your guestroom has been sanitized and Stay Safe with Sonesta sealed for your arrival.
  • Your room will not be serviced by housekeeping unless you specifically request it. 
  • Additional towels, linens and non-essential items (laundry bags, pen, paper, etc.) that have been removed from your room are available upon request.
  • Temperature check upon arrival 
  • Use of PPE by all of our colleagues

Please visit the following to check all details about current entry requirements and travel restrictions prior to your visit:

Masks are required at all times inside and outside of the hotel and please be advised that local authorities are imposing fines of up to $500 for not wearing a mask in public. Additionally:

  • Beaches are open for use but always maintaining 6 feet of distance or more based on the CDC guidelines.
  • The Pool (and Pool areas) are open daily from 7:00 am to 9:00 pm with maximum capacity of 50%. We kindly request our guests to please wipe down lounge chairs before and after use and to return used towels to appropriate receptacle. No alcohol consumption allowed at the Pool area.
  • The gym will be open daily from 7:00 am to 7:00 pm with maximum capacity of 50%.
  • Restaurants and other shops in the Island will be open daily with maximum capacity of 50%.
  • Indoor restaurants and other shops on the Island will be open with max capacity at 50%. Outdoor restaurants will be open with a max occupancy 50%.


Bodeguita Coffee & Wine Bar

Grab & Go coffee, pastries and sandwiches and other delights. 6:00am - midnight

Ocean Breeze Restaurant

Sunday - Thursday, 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Friday - Saturday, 11:00 am - 9:00 pm

Akua Pool Bar

Friday - Sunday, 11:00 am - 7:00 pm

Karaya Bar

Sunday - Wednesday, 5:00 pm - midnight
Thursday - Saturday, 5:00 pm - 1:00 am

Ruth’s Chris Steak House

Monday - Saturday, 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm 

Aleli Restaurant

Daily breakfast a la carte buffet, 7:00 am - 11:00 am
Room Service  Daily, 7:00 am - 11:00 am & 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Sak-I Restaurant  Will remain closed


We look forward to welcoming you on your next trip to San Juan!

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During these challenging times, tell us how we’re doing to help you Stay Safe with Sonesta: (888)SAFE-050 or