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Hotel Grano de Oro San Jose

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Calle 30, between avenida 2 y 4, San Jose 1007, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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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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    5 of 5 stars
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2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed here for one night in the Vista De Oro Suite. The room still seemed to have most of the charming features of the original master bedroom that was once a part of an old mansion, which we loved. We enjoyed the views from this room as it overlooked the city as well as 3 volcanoes in the distance.... More

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Sacramento, California
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here three nights in a standard room for $140. It was great, the price was good, service was amazing. The room was very clean and well taken care of. The staff were extremely helpful and the place had extra amenities like computers for guest use. They even stored our bags for us free of charge while we were... More

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Melbourne, Australia
14 reviews 14 reviews
11 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a superb boutique hotel with very few faults. The building is beautiful both inside and out. When we arrived late in the evening, the reception check-in guy was not in uniform: he had a zipped up sweater which was unprofessional given all other staff we saw during our stay were in uniform. The room was not huge but... More

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Florida, United States
4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in San Jose for the first night of our vacation. We were able to check in earlier than the proposed check in time and we surprisingly upgraded to a beautiful Garden Suite. The ambiance of the room was beautiful. We did not venture off to far away from the hotel since we felt like we had everything we... More

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Aiken, South Carolina
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66 reviews 66 reviews
18 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

After a very long travel day from the USA and first time in CR we were so pleased when we droved up to this beautiful luxurious Grand hotel! the valet parked our car, assisted with luggage and greeted us with open arms. The staff all spoke English which was a plus too. Our room was just romantic with an open... More

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Wilmington, Delaware
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here for just one night prior to being picked up to head to tortuguero the next day. The staff was extremely friendly, upgraded our room due to our honeymoon, and gave us a quick run down of the facilities. The room we were upgraded to had a beautiful bathroom and our own little backyard area with a fountain.... More

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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32 reviews 32 reviews
20 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The staff were all extremely friendly, proffesional and helpful. The rooms and public areas were clean, spacious and classy. They have two whirlpools outside which we enjoyed in the rain. Breakfast was not buffet but à la carte which I prefer. The hotel is about a 15 mins walk from downtown San José. It is easy to find and it... More

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La Jolla, California
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135 reviews 135 reviews
16 hotel reviews
88 helpful votes 88 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was so nice to arrive at the Hotel Grano de Oro after 10 days in the jungle and a day of white water rafting. We had our share of insects and bugs, especially at our last hotel in the La Fortuna area. The grounds were so beautiful with folliage everywhere you walk in the courtyards. Although we were near... More

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Phnom Penh, Cambodia
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57 reviews 57 reviews
18 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Deserved high ranking for this classic hotel. No it does not have a pool or an exercise room, but the rest is the mark of a high end hotel. The service is impeccable and helpful from the desk to the room. The rooms are clean and comfortable. One of the big plusses is the quiet in the hotel, located near... More

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
3 reviews 3 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a beautiful and peaceful hotel in a residential area of San Jose. Relatively close to the airport and downtown attractions. Excellent customer service! All of the staff were very professional, friendly and always willing to help out. We actually stayed here twice during our recent visit to Costa Rica. It was very helpful to be able to leave... More

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Address: Calle 30, between avenida 2 y 4, San Jose 1007, 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:4 star — Hotel Grano de Oro San Jose 4*
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A converted Tropical Victorian mansion, the Grano de Oro Boutique hotel offers the warmth and comfort of staying in a private home with all the amenities of a Luxury hotel. Service is paramount and the always smiling staff welcomes guests to their “home away from home” time and again. ... more   less 
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