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Hotel Rincon de San Jose

Corner of Avenida 9 and Calle 15 | Barrio Otoya, San Jose, Costa Rica
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love love love this hotel!! All of the staff is amazing, the rooms are minimal but comfortable and accommodating. There's hot water and breakfast is included (when I stay with them I book through their Facebook page and breakfast is free that way). I stay here every time I am in San Jose because of how clean it is... More 

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CalloCr, Manager at Hotel Rincon de San Jose, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Wow thank you so much for your nice recommendations we are really pleased that you liked our services of our hotel and our staff. We are pleased to hear you like staying with us and I will forward your nice words to our staff. They surely will appreciate it. Warm regards Jos de Haan Owner/ manager Hotel Rincon... More 

Uvita, Costa Rica
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59 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here at the beginning and end of a Gadventures trip. The hotel is safe, clean and efficient. It can be a bit noisy with people coming and going and also the trains seem to love sounding there horns through the night. The restaurant is good and the breakfast well worth $5. The reception is very helpful and efficient.... More 

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CalloCr, Manager at Hotel Rincon de San Jose, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you so much for your nice comments. Indeed all our rooms are a little bid different, we have tried to keep the character of the antique remodeled mansions so some are little bid more colonial the others. In our neighborhood except for our on site courtyard garden restaurant El Jardin you can find various options for lunch... More 

Reading,England
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66 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here for two nights on arrival in San Jose and the night before leaving Costa Rica. The Hotel is clean and comfortable and well worth using for a short stay. It's situated about 20 mins from the City centre. The staff are very friendly and helpful.

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CalloCr, Manager at Hotel Rincon de San Jose, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for your nice comments we are glad that you hade a nice time staying with us. We hope you hade a great time traveling Costa Rica as well. Hope to welcome you again. Warm regards Jos de Haan Manager / owner Hotel Rincon de san Jose More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed here as part of the G Adventures tour and it was a great hotel to stay in. The staff are very friendly, and the drinks from the bar were delicious! The first part of the tour we were given a massive room with a velux window which was amazing. At the end of the tour we ended up... More 

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CalloCr, Manager at Hotel Rincon de San Jose, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for your nice comments we are very pleased that you liked our hotel. We have a variety of rooms because our hotel exists of remodeled antique mansions. So al our rooms are a little different. To give the best service we can we always take great care that our guests have the best room for their... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you want a functional, clean hotel in a convenient area with friendly staff this is the perfect place. I stayed for 3 nights and although the rooms are relatively basic it was a pleasant experience. Staff were super helpful and friendly, the restaurant is nice and there is a happy hour every day. I have no complaints about the... More 

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CalloCr, Manager at Hotel Rincon de San Jose, responded to this review

Dear Client Thank you so much for your nice comments. We are pleased that you liked our hotel and the service of our staff. They work very hard to give the best personalized service possible. We will take care of the issue concerning the little fruit fly´s as well as we can. Thank you and hope to welcome you again.... More 

Enkhuizen, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A very nice place to stay. Close to the city centre. Very clean and nice staff. Breakfast also very decent. The wifi connection was excellent. Definitely recommend the place when visiting San Jose. Better than the Gran Hotel.

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CalloCr, Manager at Hotel Rincon de San Jose, responded to this review

Dear Client, Thank you very much for your nice comments we are pleased that you enjoyed our hotel and the service we give. I will foreword your compliments to all members of our staff. Warm regards Jos de Haan Owner/ manager Hotel Rincon de San Jose More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

Love the towel origami we had on each of our beds. The room had three twin sized beds and a really nice shower and bathroom even for three girls. The restaurant had sub par food, mostly catered to American fare rather than local. Great happy hour drinks- 2 for 1's. Needed a cab in the morning and the receptionist walked... More 

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CalloCr, Manager at Hotel Rincon de San Jose, responded to this review

Dear Client Thank you for your nice comments. We are glad you liked our hotel and appreciated the personalized service of our receptionist. We hope you enjoyed Costa Rica. Warm regards Jos de Haan Owner/ manager Hotel Rincon de San Jose More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

Very convenient hotel with good rooms, big as well! The towels were clean and replaced every day, the bathroom was clean and huge as well. Breakfast was decent (toast, eggs, rice) and employees are very nice.

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CalloCr, Manager at Hotel Rincon de San Jose, responded to this review

Dear Client, Thank you very much for your nice comments we are more than pleased that you liked our spacious rooms. But foremost I am pleased that you liked our personalized service by our receptionists. I will forward this to our staff. Hope to welcome you again. Warm regards Jos de Haan General manager Hotel Rincon de San Jose More 

Calgary, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

I recently stayed twice at this hotel and i really liked it. The personnel is very friendly and helpful, their, laundry service is fast and good (when you come back for a week in the jungle, this is a must) and the location is very good. you have nice restaurants and souvenir shops within a couple of blocks, and in... More 

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CalloCr, Manager at Hotel Rincon de San Jose, responded to this review

Dear Client, Thank you for your nice comments, we are glad you enjoyed Costa Rica as you did and liked our hotel in the center of San Jose. Hope to welcome you again. Warm regards Jos de Haan Manager Hotel Rincon de San Jose More 

brooklyn
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10 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

I switched to this lovely 1920's hotel from a wretched one just down the block. Wish I knew about it sooner. It's the same price as the two terrible ones everyone seems to go to, but in an entirely different class. A transformed plantation home from the 20's, The rooms are clean, well-appointed and comfortable. The bathrooms are warm, modern... More 

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CalloCr, General Manager at Hotel Rincon de San Jose, responded to this review

Dear Client, Thank you so much for your lovely comments. We are pleased that you liked our hotel and all the effort we put into it to make it a green warm welcome in Costa Rica. The birds are even in the city and in our lovely garden, now and then they will wish you a good morning as well... More 

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