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Hotel Grano de Oro San Jose

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Calle 30, between avenida 2 y 4, San Jose 1007, Costa Rica
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    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
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Fairport, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed 1 night at Hotel Grano de Oro and is was incredible. We were greeted with a refreshing glass of freshly squeezed juice, which was one of many details that defined our experience. The room itself was luxurious, with a well appointed bath. We took a walk to the local park from the hotel before going out to dinner.... More 

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

We recently spent some time at Grano de Oro thanks to grandma visiting and can not recommend it more. The setting is beautiful, its a oasis of tranquillity in the middle of San Jose that offers impeccable service, delicious food and excellent cocktails (especially if they are enjoyed in the rooftop jacuzzi under a full moon!). We stayed in the... More 

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Los Angeles
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were there about 16 hours and managed to have a bill of $700! The room was nice enough - high ceilings - when we arrived the windows were open, overlooking a lovely courtyard and mango trees. Unfortunately, the open window let in a lot of mosquitoes, which feasted on me throughout the night. The restaurant was lovely. I had... More 

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essex, england
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21 reviews 21 reviews
12 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel is a real oasis in the middle of a not particularly inspiring City! It is an old conical style building with lots of extremely attractive touches. The open air courtyard restaurant is one of the prettiest I've eaten at, definitely worth trying if you're staying or even if your not. There are pretty wrought iron walkways, lush foliage... More 

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New York, New York, United States
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35 reviews 35 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at Grano de Oro before continuing our Costa Rica trip. Hotel transfers were seamless. $35 from the airport to hotel and $25 back. The staff was nice and helpful and rooms were very clean. We went into San Jose during the day for the museums and it's a 20-30 min walk. San Jose isn't that nice so that... More 

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Toronto
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97 reviews 97 reviews
19 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here for 3 nights and were very impressed. The staff were very helpful, advising on restaurants, taxis, directions, etc. Our room was like a little casita with an open air entrance and plants and birds, right in the middle of the city. My only negatives were the box breakfast (all carbs and sugar) and the Internet was erratic.... More 

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Chino Hills, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were not here for long, came in late one night and left early the next. The service was very kind and they packed us a breakfast for the road (not a very good one, but it was a nice gesture). We never did get to eat in the restaurant, so I do not know how good it was. The... More 

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oxford
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28 reviews 28 reviews
26 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and i stayed here for 2 nights at the start of a wonderful Costa Rican holiday, and for 1 night at the end. The top rated hotel grade is well deserved. we arrived after a long journey-and received a warm welcome with juice and smiling receptionists. Our room was lovely-immaculately clean and quiet. It was lovely to have... More 

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San Jose, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I definitely recommend this hotel for breakfast, lunch, or dinner. It's beautiful and has great food. I haven't stayed at the hotel. I just don't like the area. If you are in San Jose, you should check it out!

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Red Deer, Alberta, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed two nights, one at the start of our Costa Rican adventure and once at the end. Both of the rooms were wonderfully decorated. We especially enjoyed the private enclosed gardens just off our rooms. The food in the restaurant was exceptional and the staff were wonderful. We will stay there again.

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