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Reviewed 1 week ago
Lovely hotel but bad area

This hotel and the staff are really lovely and the food is amazing and really reasonable prices. The only downside was the location as the Uber driver told us we shouldn’t really leave the hotel... more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Look past outdated room decor for a terrific stay

My husband and I stayed for 6-nights for business in a suite with two bedrooms, a living area with kitchen. Our suite was very clean and spacious, however it did not look as shiny as the photos from... more

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Reviewed 1 week ago
Comfortable first night in Costa Rica

Although we were only here for one night and didn’t do it justice, conveniently located on the airport side of the capital, although it could take anywhere from 30 to 90 minutes to reach depending on... more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
On a tour

We are on a Gate 1 tour and this was our 1st stop. The hotel is huge, but still able to project a personal image. Our room is very large compared to Canadian standards and the hotel is older, but... more

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#3 Best Value of 78 hotels in San Jose
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Reviewed 15 June 2017
Nice hotel

The hotel was very nice. We had a larger room, and everything was fine. Wifi worked well. The $40 deposit for the TV remote was strange, though. Anyone who would steal a TV remote would steal the... more

Reviewed 2 April 2017
ok hotel

stayed here for two nights staff very friendly and helpful, nothing special about the hotel, breakfast is ok, location is near to town, we ate in the restaurant one evening and nothing was too much... more

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#4 Best Value of 78 hotels in San Jose
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Really excellent value

This is a really nice place. Like a bed and breakfast with great charm. Clean, large rooms, fridge. Very friendly staff. But, hard to find in a rental car without GPS. Finally, a young couple who... more

Reviewed 10 August 2017
staying in your own art gallery

IF you are staying in San Jose ,than this is the place to stay.Roberts art collection is one of many reasons to stay here.BIg rooms, clean rooms, friendly staff, cosy botique style hotel, wifi ,tv... more

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#5 Best Value of 78 hotels in San Jose
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Reviewed 3 days ago
Exceedingly nice and accommodating!!

The owner, Eric, was very responsive and accommodating. I arrived early and they were able to check me into a room well before check in time. Additionally, my flight was early and they prepared a... more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Fun environment

The hotel was clean and inviting. The bathroom is large as well as the shower. There were fun tropical murals painted on the walls all over the hotel. The breakfast is really good. We sat in the bar... more

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#6 Best Value of 78 hotels in San Jose
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Reviewed 14 November 2017
Amazing staff…gay friendly

I stayed here 10 years ago when it was an exclusively gay male guesthouse and it was great! Now, the hotel is open to all and is just gay friendly. It’s still a beautiful resort with an AMAZING... more

Reviewed 11 October 2017
Very pleasant

Cute boutique hotel in San Jose. Very friendly staff, beautiful pool and bar area. The room was clean and comfortable. They serve a breafast waith ypur choice of different options that was good... more

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#7 Best Value of 78 hotels in San Jose
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Reviewed 6 days ago
beautiful colonial hotel

cute colonial hotel location : close to the city center and in a safe area. staff : ok towels : good, toilet articles : ok breakfast : nothing special, a bit scarce but the tiny bit of jam... more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Good location in San José, nice restaurant built in

Friendly staff, nice restaurant built in for breakfast or other meals and also a bar for some drinks, Good location in San José - not far away from places to visit. Has tables to sit and chat... more

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Reviewed 24 November 2017
Great place, lovely staff and a warm welcome in CR!

This was my second time staying at Kaps place. I came back because of the nice experience I had last year. The rooms are nice and clean, the staff is always there to help you and they have a great... more

Reviewed 2 November 2017
Loved kaps place!!

Kaps place gave us an amazing service, we were 19 people coming from Colombia, Las Vegas and Miami for my brother’s wedding ... since the first moment Karolina was very helpful and took the moment... more

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#9 Best Value of 78 hotels in San Jose
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Quiet spot with Great Location

Very nice place. I think there are about 10 rooms so it has a nice little sense of temporary community. Also a very nice little garden with some tables to hang out on and/or have breakfast. The... more

Reviewed 11 January 2018
Close to downtown - great place to stay

If you're staying in San Jose, Kekoldi is a lovely place in a quite street but close to downtown. Not too expensive, it's clean, staff is super helpful and the rooms are spacious. Can definitely... more

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Reviewed 21 April 2013
Old, clean, good location.

Looks sketchy from outside but much better on the inside. Same Decent breakfast everyday. Good clean rooms. Good security within hotel.... At night out the gate....???? Great Argentina restaurant... more

Reviewed 29 March 2013
Seen better days

Conveniently situated. This once must have been a nice old hotel. It now needs an update and a good clean. Staff helpfull, breakfast adequate (gallo pinto excellent). A lot of potential but needs a... more

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Reviewed 11 February 2016
Affordable rooms with good location... revisited.

It has been a few years since I reviewed Los Yoses, so an update is in order. Sadly, this place has not been kept up since my last visit. Although it was nice to see them getting around to painting... more

Reviewed 9 July 2015
Very nice and affordable place to stay for a while

I stayed here for 7 nights upon arrival to Costa Rica for a 2 month consultancy with a local organization. I only stayed a week as although this place is affordable, I have a very small budget this... more

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#25 of 78 Hotels in San Jose
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Reviewed 5 days ago
Perfect city hotel

The rooms are very clean and big. The staff is really nice too. If you stay in San José for 1-2 nights this hotel is perfect. The bar is okay, not big. The gym is also okay. The bed is really really... more

Reviewed 30 September 2017
Central Location, Good Breakfast, Friendly Staff

We stayed for both our first and last night in Costa Rica. The rooms are comfortable and nice and the breakfast is good value. There is a casino but we never went. The gym on the top floor was pretty... more

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#10 of 78 Hotels in San Jose
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Safe Central Location

I would recommend the Balmoral especially for its convenient location to most of the principal tourist sites. It is an oasis in the midst of the chaos of the pedestrian walkways nearby and security... more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Very Good Stay

We had 2 issues: the first was with the weak WifI signal strength and very slow upload and download speeds in our 6th floor room and even in the lobby and restaurant. This made it not possible to do... more

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#15 of 78 Hotels in San Jose
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Reviewed 1 week ago
Comfortable hotel with great staff

Large hotel in a great location with plenty of amenities to keep you entertained. Rooms are large and comfortable if not a little dated.....very clean but a bit tired......refurbishment/modernisation... more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Good place to land

We didn't have high expectations - we had to reschedule flights last minute and hadn't planned on being in San Jose, so this was a quick booking to stay just overnight and then head to La... more

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#21 of 78 Hotels in San Jose
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Reviewed 1 week ago
high standard in a poor location

the hotel itself is huge and it does have a high standard. rooms are very spacious and well appointed. bar staff immaculate. undortunately there is absolutely nothing nearby. its a really boring... more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Pre & Post Cruise

We stayed 2 nights pre cruise and one day let post cruise at the Radisson. The rooms are dated but are large, clean and have everything you need. We walked into the main area of San Jose and didn't... more

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Nice hotel in central San Jose

My wife and I spent two nights here following a cruise up the coast from Panama. The rooms are clean and spacious, and the breakfast is good. The location allowed us to walk to the nearby central... more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Close to San Jose attractions

My wife and I spent two nights here and enjoyed our stay. Some may be turned off by the neighboring blocks but we felt safe and walked to nearby attractions like the Jade Museum, Central Market and... more

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Reviewed 1 week ago
very clean and comfortable room

check in great with anthony... very helpful young man.... room very spacious, clean and tidy, the hotel and casino are within a gated community.... breakfast was ok,,, nothing special..... pity the... more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Decent hotel in good location

The location of the hotel is great, very close to all interesting sights. The rooms have all necessary facilities and are quite spacious. The reception staff is very friendly and always willing to... more

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Reviewed 1 week ago
Nice hotel

The hotel was perfect for the two nights I stayed. The staff was helpful and friendly. The restaurant is very good and I really liked their breakfast. Rooms were clean and the bed comfortable. The... more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Enjoyable short break

Small but lovely and cosy hotel. Nice decor, especially in Reception area and restaurant.Good buffet breakfast. Excellent food in the restaurant, reasonably priced with great service. Well worth... more

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Nice, little hotel

We had a nice stay in this lovely little hotel that was once a colonial home. The rooms are nice and the beds spacious and we really enjoyed the location, quiet but very close to the real center of... more

Reviewed 5 November 2017
Somewhere between poor and average

+ great central location + hotel appears very secure o breakfast: the bit that was there was ok o cleanness: questionable. Overall the hotel made a clean impression, but there was hair of other... more

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Reviewed 3 days ago
A lasting and memorable experience

My husband and I stayed for 2 nights at this beautiful boutique hotel and will not forget the welcoming and friendly staff who serve at this family run hotel. We arrived late in the evening and were... more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Last night in Costa Rica

After traveling from the Pacific Coast we spent our last night of a ten day trip at Hotel Grano de Oro. The very modern front entry leads to a maze of traditional rooms. We settled in to our garden... more

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Central location and room 812 has spectacular views

Great location. Easy walk to down town and a lovely park next door. I got the premium suite room #812 and had a spectacular almost 280 degrees view of the city! Large windows to enjoy both the day... more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
good rooms

i found this hotel lived up to 4 stars in terms of the rooms they are really good. large tv big fridge and the ac is fairly quiet. the breakfast was unfortunately rather 2 stars. the hotel could... more

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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A nice hotel in San José the hotel is located in a nice neighbourhood s little frem the center of San José. There is a bus to center just outside the hotel Large rooms nice and clean and very... more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
What a pleasant hotel!

This hotel has the best beds in the business, I always sleep like a baby when staying at Rincón del Valle. I highly recommend this hotel since it meets several characteristics of a 5 star hotel... more

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#48 of 78 Hotels in San Jose
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Reviewed 3 days ago
They Have Hot Water

This is a comfort level hotel. We have been hoteling in remote and perhaps level 2 hotels that have either broken knobs, tepid or cold water. We arrived here mid-morning and check in is not until 2... more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Great place within walking distance of the city centre

Hotel bergerac is a great place to stay if your in the city of San Jose. It has a nice garden vibe, very friendly staff and is located within walking distance of the city centre. The room was big and... more

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Recomended

Place is well located in downtown, and the manager Viviana is such a nice, helpfull and good looking person, the complete staff is always ready to help on everything that you need no matter what... more

Reviewed 17 October 2017
Excellent Hospitality

I stayed at this hotel at the beginning of October and was very happy with my stay. Typically I stayed at other hotels in the area on my previous trips to San Jose, Costa Rica, but was fed up with... more

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Reviewed 5 days ago
First time visit to Costa Rica

Our family of 10 adults, spent 10 days in the Barcelo San Jose in January 2018. Our room was clean and tidy, the breakfast had a lot of choices for every taste, and yes, the elevators were a little... more

Reviewed 1 week ago
God one

i came back to the Barcelo after many years. the hotel looks a bit old but refurnished. the rooms are a bit small but has all you need. the executive service is good as well with a nice (also small... more

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#34 of 78 Hotels in San Jose
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Reviewed 5 days ago
A Wonderful Experience

I was coming into San Jose with my 6 month old baby and was pretty stressed, but the staff went above and beyond to accommodate us which made all the difference from the trip being stressful and... more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Great staff!

I would give this 4.5 stars if I could. All of the staff were very friendly and helpful. We booked the master suite and it was very spacious. The included breakfast was excellent. Only a couple of... more

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