The best nights for dancing are Thursday through Sunday night.
Oceano: Dancing on the deck; free salsa and merengue lessons Tuesday night.
2 Vendig St
San Juan PR 00907
787-724-6300 Between La Concha Hotel and Marriott Hotel, 2 blocks North of Ashford
OPEN T-TH 12PM-12AM, F-SAT 12PM-2AM, SUN 11AM-10PM
LUNCH T-SAT 12PM-5PM
DINNER T-W 5PM-10PM, TH-SAT 5PM-11PM, SUN 5PM-10PM
BREAKFAST BRUNCH BUFFET SUN 11AM-3PM $24.95 adults, $14.95 kids. live jazz band 1PM-330PM. Free valet parking on premises.
Red Coral Lounge inside Marriott: Live salsa, jazz, bomba and other music, DJs and dancing several nights a week. Free salsa lessons on the Marriott’s nearby oceanfront deck Saturday afternoons.
1309 Ashford Ave
San Juan PR 00907
Parking $4-5/hour at hotel. Nearby streets have parking meters. Free parking hard to find.
Other choices in Condado:
Bar Gitano Thursday and Sunday evenings, live flamenco
Conrad Condado Plaza’s Eternal Lobby Lounge weekends, DJs spinning house and Latin beats
ISLA VERDE DANCING:
7012 Boca de Cangrejos Ave
Isla Verde PR 00979
787-791-0404 Courtyard Isla Verde Beach Resort
GPS N 18.44275, W 66.00926
no cover charge, Sun begins 3PM, band at 7PM
El San Juan Hotel and Casino – Hilton Hotel
6063 Isla Verde Ave
Carolina PR 00979
GPS N 18.44231, W 66.01754
9PM-2AM or later but usually goes to about 330AM, 7 days a week, lively dancing in the hotel lobby. Mostly Salsa and Merengue. $5 parking if validated and park at Paseo San Juan Parking across the street from the hotel. Strict dress code. Mostly 25-55 crowd.No cover charge but drinks are around $10
5961 Isla Verde Ave
San Juan PR 00979
$10 cover charge includes 2 drinks, but free when staying at the hotel. Better bet is to walk next door to El San Juan Hotel for free dancing with no cover charge.