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Hotel Meson del Angel

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Calle 20, San Jose (centro), San Jose, Costa Rica
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Hotel Meson del Angel
Ranked #51 of 85 Hotels in San Jose
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Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Guatemala City, Guatemala
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2013

I went to San Jose, Costa Rica just for a weekend and I didnt had a reservation either a chosen hotel to stay. Since the taxi driver asked me where to go and I didnt really know he recommended me this hotel, because my budget was between $50 - $75 per night and I wanted to stay close to the... More

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San Jose, Costa Rica
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2013

Nicely decorated with attention to details. Clean and well maintained. Good location close to bus station and walking distance to great sights in central San Jose. Breakfast included in rate and friendly staff.

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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26 reviews 26 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2012

The hotel was clean and safe for being near the Coca Cola Terminal (unsafe area). We chose to stay here to be close to the Coca Cola terminal for a bus in the morning. Wished the restaurant was open later (was closed by 8 we when go there) so we wouldn't have had to walk around. We found an ok... More

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Winnipeg
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33 reviews 33 reviews
14 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2012

Very pleasant and clean hotel, close to the various long-distance bus terminals like Ticabus and Transnica. It's a good place to stay for one night if you're just passing through San José. For a longer stay, go to a better neighborhood. The rate for two people in February 2012 was $59. It included breakfast. There's free wi-fi.

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Belén, Guanacaste, Costa Rica
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2012

I chose to stay at the Mesón del Ángel Hotel because it had an excellent and safe reputation. I was very happy with my stay. The bathroom had hot water, there was internet access, phone, cable, and a delicious breakfast. The staff was very nice and the hotel is in a great location! Two thumbs up! :) * Decedí quedarme... More

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San Diego, California
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2012

We stayed at Meson del Angel when we first arrived in Costa Rica before heading out to explore the rest of the country. First we were ripped off by the taxi driver who took us here when we specifically requested he take us somewhere else. (PLEASE remember that almost all of the taxis have special arrangements with hotels to take... More

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Catawba, North Carolina
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2011

This hotel is very reasonable, around $65 for a room with 2 beds. There was a lock box for valuables, tv, wi-fi, had it's own bathroom. There was no A/C but that is pretty typical of many hotels in Costa Rica. We felt like we were in a safe location and walking distance from a large selection of restaurants. We... More

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Puerto Viejo de Talamanca, Costa Rica
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2011

They were not service-minded at all and the whole hotel is worn down. We did not get the 10% discount they claim to give to people traveling with Transnica, the wireless does not work in the room so instead they charge you for using their computers downstairs, the room was shabby and smelled like smoke, the breakfast was mediocre, the... More

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HotelMeson, General Manager at Hotel Meson del Angel, responded to this review

First of all we want to apologize, because you feel that our service wasn’t good for you. Them we want to explain some of our work here. - The 10% of discount it’s a project for the future, right now is not a reality yet. We are working hard to give you that kind of service. - We have special... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2011

I arrived at this Hotel directly from the airport. The taxi driver brought me there, he told me that it was a very secure and quiet place. The room are very spacious and clean, we did have tv, a balcony a ver spacious bathroom. It was very nice. The breakfest wasnt that good but it was ok. This hotel is... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2011

Cost us $55 to stay at a hostel! Dirty bed sheets, no fan, dirty bathrooms. Overall I feel like they over charged us like crazy!

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HotelMeson, General Manager at Hotel Meson del Angel, responded to this review

Dear costumer We feel really sorry about your bad experience here with us. Every day we try to improve our service, so we thank you to let us know about your feeling about us, we are going to take different actions to be better. General Manager Hotel Mesón del Ángel More

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Address: Calle 20, San Jose (centro), San Jose, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of San Jose > San Jose Metro > San Jose
Also Known As:
Hotel Meson Del Angel Costa Rica/San Jose

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