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Hotel Presidente

3.5 of 5 Central Avenue Blvd | 7th Street, San Jose 2922-1000, Costa Rica
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

Great hotel! Clean, great location, WiFi, kind and friendly, wonderful complimentary breakfast! I highly recommend! ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The hotel is very nice clean and nicely laid out. We stayed 3 nights our room was clean large room, with a walk in shower (large shower). The breakfast included with room was good selection of foods and the service was good with very good food. The location of the hotel was convenient for walking and seeing the downtown area.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed 3 times at the Hotel Presidente during our recent trip to Costa Rica and I am very happy we did. I am pretty picky about cleanliness, and this hotel was very clean. The beds were really great too - firm but comfy. On the first and third nights, they upgraded us from a 2 queen bed jacuzzi suite... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Stayed for 1 night in November as a stop over to Arenal . It is in a good location and within 30 minutes of the airport. The room was clean, modern and spacious and the bed was very comfortable and provided 2 pillows. The bathroom was massive and the shower had excellent water pressure. Breakfast was really tasty, a great... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Breakfast buffet comes with the stay and it is awesome! Dinner menu is delicious and such good prices for perfectly prepared traditional meals! Room was very comfortable with lovely bathroom and for those who complained about the noise: you should be out of the hotel enjoying this beautiful city while they are doing construction! Who needs a view from the... More 

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Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco, Mexico
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Staff is friendly and accommodating, room was clean and bed was comfortable. Can you ask anymore of a hotel? Add a delicious free breakfast every morning and a central San Jose location and you're set! If you need to be in San Jose for whatever reason, I'd recommend El Presidente!

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San Jose Metro, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Indisputably the best hotel downtown San José net to the central plaza, museums, shops Etc.. Recent renovations insure world class quality and luxury at bargain prices. Not exagerating.. This is a great place start your exploring in CR. Make sure You go to the Central Market for a journey through a labrynth of the heart and soul of CR .... More 

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Bellevue, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great location if you want to be downtown, but seriously -- don't drive here. Other parts of Costa Rica are ok to drive in -- but not here. People are crossing the street everywhere and traffic is beyond crazy. The floor could be a little cleaner, but overall a great room, great location from downtown, great breakfast, and super helpful... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I thoroughly enjoyed our stay at this hotel. The location is right in the middle of town, a convenient walk to all of the major attractions as well as the pedestrian walkway. Our room was very spacious and functional. The bed was very comfortable and the shower very strong. Other furnishings are somewhat sparse but adequate. Mercedes... More 

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Baltimore, Maryland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hotel Presidente is a very decent hotel on the inside. I found the staff to be helpful and friendly. My room was clean and functional. The breakfast buffet included with the stay was wonderful in terms of its variety and freshness. However, the location leaves much to be desired. It is difficult to even tell where the entrance is. The... More 

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Address: Central Avenue Blvd | 7th Street, San Jose 2922-1000, Costa Rica
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Location: Costa Rica > Province of San Jose > San Jose Metro > San Jose
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Presidente 3.5*
Number of rooms: 82
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Also Known As:
Presidente San Jose
Hotel Presidente Costa Rica/San Jose
Hotel Style:
#6 Romantic Hotel in San Jose
#10 Family Hotel in San Jose

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