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Balmoral Hotel

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  • Terrible3%
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3.5 Star Hotel
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All reviewsel patiocosta ricaparking garagecentral locationgold museumpedestrian streetnice hotelthe heart of the cityfree callswalking distancemini barcenter of san josebreakfast buffetfront desk staffsuperior roomdowntown areaenjoyed my stay
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The hotel is located very central to several museums (Gold museum and national museum). It is on the pedestrian walk area in the center of town, which can make it a bit noisy during the day when the street vendors yell to attract buyers. San...More

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Reviewed 20 July 2017

Great location hotel in center of San Jose. Close to museums and shopping. The hotel is clean and has a popular restaurant where you can people watch on the walking street in front of hotel. I enjoyed my stay and will return.

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Response from Alessandra G, Guest Relations Manager at Balmoral HotelResponded 4 August 2017

Thank you for your kind review. We are overjoyed to learn you will visit again. We are so glad you enjoyed your experience with us. We hope you take good memories of San José. Thank you! Best regards, Alessandra

Reviewed 2 days ago

The bed was very uncomfortable. It felt like a brick. Also, the A/C never got cold. It was a little uncomfortable. Plz, change the mattress and the A/C need to get cold. However, the place was clean and the restrauanat in hotel was fantastic.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Maybe my review is colored because we booked the least expensive room. Changed rooms due to heavy mold smell. Next room smelled better but had a window overlooking another guest room's window. Beds were fine, internet worked, very good buffet breakfast which made the stay...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The suite is very large and the rooms are very clean. The breakfast was almost the same every day so some variety would be good. Great area for walking around however watch out for beggers asking for money. If your American random people that speak...More

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About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Room Service
Breakfast included
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room Service
Breakfast included
Business Centre with Internet Access
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Concierge
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Details
Price range
US$79 - US$184 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#7 Family Hotel in San Jose
#14 Business Hotel in San Jose
#17 Romantic Hotel in San Jose
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$79 - US$184 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#7 Family Hotel in San Jose
#14 Business Hotel in San Jose
#17 Romantic Hotel in San Jose
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
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Lyntr
24 July 2017|
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Response from lviola68 | Reviewed this property |
I took a cab, sorry, and I didn't ask
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Murielle C
11 July 2017|
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Response from Colibm |
Bb is breakfast buffet, bf is full breakfast.
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gloria O
23 April 2017|
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Response from Alessandra G | Property representative |
Hello, breakfast starts at six am and if you want to check in earlier I suggest you contact the hotel so they can personally see your date of arrival and reserved room to accommodate your needs. Kind regards, Alessandra
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"a suite is a very good price if you are with a group of friends."
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"Need to let them know to turn on the hot water to your room"
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