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Hotel Casa Leon

Avenida 6, Calles 13-15, | de la Clinica Drs. Echandi 70 mts noreste, San Jose, Costa Rica
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Ranked #14 of 85 hotels in San Jose
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Milan, Italy
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26 reviews 26 reviews
10 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

A little Hotel in a good position in the city. The owner is very professional, friendly and helpful. The Hotel is very nice and clean. I booked two differents types of rooms which the more expensive ( but not so expensive: -) ) one was really nice. Anyway also the cheaper room is nice, simple and clean. I suggest this... More

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Barnstaple, United Kingdom
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46 hotel reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

I stayed in the hotel for 2 nights in May 2014. Initially, I was going to be fairly negative but changed my mind during my stay based on my experiences. After several emails confirming my arrival and requesting a taxi to meet me at the Tica Bus terminal, I never received a response. I telephoned the night before to confirm... More

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Lansing, Michigan
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

We stayed here for one night in February 2014, it is within walking distance to the town center and the room we stayed in was basic but clean and comfortable. Patrick was very helpful and and even called our bus for us when it was late. No complaints, good value.

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32 reviews 32 reviews
31 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

Price - Quality is great! Casa Leon has nice spacious rooms that are clean, as is the bathroom. Owner Patrick is very helpful. He showed us nice places to visit and the best way to go from the hotel to the main street. The only thing that might be a problem for some people is that the hotel is right... More

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San Francisco, California
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31 reviews 31 reviews
7 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

Stayed here for one night with two friends. The owner Patrick was super helpful and waited up for us as our flight didn't land till 10pm. He showed us to our room and made us feel at home. Also offers great wifi and if you pay with cash I believe that you get a discount. Wish I had more to... More

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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192 reviews 192 reviews
110 hotel reviews
189 helpful votes 189 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

This is not the fanciest hotel you'll ever stay in, but for the price, it's probably one of the best deals in San Jose. Clean and comfortable rooms, pleasant owner, 5 min walk from the National Theatre and city parks, bakery 100m away. I'd return here. When trying to find it, note it's actually on a little sidestreet next to... More

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Vero Beach, Florida
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71 reviews 71 reviews
69 hotel reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2014

Accepts credit cards. Has hot water and good private bathrooms with spacious showers. Clean. No breakfast included. Free internet and wifi. Has a communal fridge where you can store food or drinks. Extremely convenient location for all of San Jose's touristic activities. Bus to Cartago and Turrialba right across the street. Lovely helpful Swiss-Tican owners-managers who live onsite and are... More

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Helsinki, Finland
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64 reviews 64 reviews
22 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2014

Good location at city. Rooms are small and simple. But everything is clean and works well. It is little hard to find. Entrance is just a small gate and there is no big signs outside. Would I go again? Yes

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172 reviews 172 reviews
63 hotel reviews
101 helpful votes 101 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2013

Really pleased with Leon. The owner Patrick us very welcoming, knowledgable & friendly. The hostel us very well secured, clean & has incredibly comfy beds. The best nightstand sleep we'd had for months! Fast wifi too which is a big plus for us

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Toronto, Canada
14 reviews 14 reviews
12 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2013

I was pleasantly surprised when I stayed a night here. I had not done any research into San Jose accommodations and came across this one by chance. The rooms are quite nice, basic but clean (I will take clean over fancy any day!) and very comfortable. The staff/owners(?) were extremely helpful and polite. The overall environment was very relaxed and... More

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Address: Avenida 6, Calles 13-15, | de la Clinica Drs. Echandi 70 mts noreste, San Jose, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of San Jose > San Jose Metro > San Jose
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Since a few years the Casa León is under Swiss Management.Our rooms are equipped with a double bed, private bathroom and ceiling fanValues such as hospitality and cleanliness are of course a matter for us.It makes us happy to see you soon as our guest and to give you useful advises for a happy travel in Costa Rica. Our house is located in the heart of San José, attractions such as National Museum, Gold Museum or the Central Market and the bus terminals are within walking distance. ... more   less 
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