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Hotel Grano de Oro San Jose

4.0 of 5 Calle 30, between avenida 2 y 4, San Jose 1007, Costa Rica
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Ipswich, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Really lovely hotel. Very nice room with a little patio area and fountain. A bus stops outside the hotel for a Hop on Hop off tour of the town. Staff were very helpful in sorting this out for us as a bus had broken down that day and we were taken in a taxi to the bus. We ate in... More 

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I had the pleasure of dining at the Hotel Grano de Oro a few days ago and the dinner and entire experience was amazing. Incredible wine list, Excellent wait service and great food. The only negative I experienced was an unseasoned, unprofessional Maitre D who greeted us with a cold and surly attitude that was not in keeping with the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I had a one night stay for my wedding anniversary and it was simply amazing. We were received with a free cocktail beverage and the room was wonderful. I had ask to surprise my wife with a nice flower arragenment in the room and the kindly took care of all the details. Make sure you make reservations for dinner as... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We stayed here on three separate occasions during a three week visit to the country. It has the reputation of being the best hotel in San Jose, and I get the feeling it has let things slip a little and needs to sharpen up. The Reception service can be slow at busy times. We had the same room on all... More 

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Nyack, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is my third overnight stay at the hotel Grano de Oro (was supposed to be the 4th but for a missed connection). Great, luxurious place to relax at the beginning or end of a Costa Rican vacation. We had a lovely room with an outdoor sitting area and a little fountain, and the restaurant is outstanding, if expensive. Will... More 

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Oundle, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our 1st night in Costa Rica and after a long journey it was lovely to be welcomed with a fresh fruit cocktail. The staff were very friendly and helpful. Breakfast was served in a wonderful courtyard and the choice of food was excellent. The rooms were clean and very quiet considering its close to the heart of the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After a week in the wild parts of Costa Rica, I spent a night in this fabulous old hotel. Built by a coffee baron in Victorian colonial style, it offers quiet old-fashioned luxury and a fabulous restaurant. Not a "Costa Rican" experience, but perfect relief before the flight home. Good location for walking and shopping.

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Devon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a one night stay in San Jose and were very pleased we had chosen Grano de Oro. As others have said there are not many tourist attractions to see in San Jose and the hotel stood out as a solitary, beautiful, building in the surrounding area. We were greeted on arrival with a welcome drink by two lovely... More 

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new york
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This former mansion is a haven of elegance and quiet. Well located-a pleasant walk to the city's main sites - this hotel is the perfect perch for travelers of sophistication who want to immerse themselves in tico life. If possible, request a room in the old part of the hotel. We occupied a patio delux room with a small interior... More 

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High Wycombe, England
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a lovely hotel, truly distinctive, being an old converted Victorian mansion. Privately owned with very attentive staff and some nice little touches that made a difference, like a coffee station in reception from very early on in case you have an early trip out and the B&W photos of old San Jose along the corridors - the perfect introduction... 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*
Number of rooms: 35
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