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Kekoldi Hotel

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Avenida 9, between Calle 5 and 7, San Jose 1000, Costa Rica
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Ranked #23 of 85 hotels in San Jose
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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West Midlands
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112 reviews 112 reviews
60 hotel reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We may have been unfortunate with our room, but this was an awful hotel for us. Like another reviewer, we were put in the room opposite reception which was dirty and noisy, in addition to which we were bitten by bedbugs. Luckily, we were not in the hotel much, although we stayed 2 nights. On the first night we realised... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

My family and I recently visited Costa Rica, our first port of call was San Jose, I chose Hotel Kekoldi after reading the reviews here and wasn't disappointed. The staff were very helpful and friendly, made our stay a pleasurable one. The small tropical garden is lovely and relaxing, attracting various birds, the kids loved hanging out there. The rooms... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

My girlfriend and I spent 3 nights at Kekoldi. We enjoyed our staying. The room was big and the shower too. We liked the garden very much and we had all our breakfasts there. The staff was very helpful and friendly (Thanks Don Francisco and Jakub). Being very central , we visited San Josè by foot without any need of... More

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Great Malvern, United Kingdom
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35 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

We stayed here for a couple of nights and it is a very comfortable hotel. Our room was clean, had hot water and was adequate for our needs. The hotel is located in an art deco building away from the noise but still close to all the tourist sites. A substantial breakfast is provided and sets you up for the... More

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florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014 via mobile

I almost didn't go hear because if the last review but I am glad I did. First, calling this a hotel is being a bit pretentious. It is really a B&B which is fine by me. It was a mansion once converted into 10 individual bedrooms with individual baths. Nothing fancy but very clean. It is very convenient to the... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2014

the only good thing is the location close to the city centre. The house is old and needs a renovation. Never accept the rooms just beside the front door, because it is noisy an smelly..To sit in the breakfastroom is not comfortable, because you get all the wind going through. The owners keep the front door and the garden door... More

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71 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2014

I was moved to this hotel when my original hotel was full. The staff here were great and accommodating and I had no issues. I was placed in the room across from the check in area and it was really loud. But checking closed at 10:00pm or something like that and then it was fine. From was clean and spacious... More

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San Francisco, California, United States
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54 hotel reviews
94 helpful votes 94 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2014

The location of this hotel is really close to the historic downtown area, and the staff is very helpful and accommodating. For the price, its a great value and I would definitely stay there in the future!

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Chichester, United Kingdom
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12 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2014

Friendly family run small hotel with personal service. Excellent location right in city centre near Plaza Morazán. Good breakfast. No real frills but good value for money. All in all good choice for a city centre stay

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Calgary, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2014

David you are fabulous, thanks so much for you help and your beautiful smile. Kekoldi is a not a pristine 5 star hotel, but it was perfect for my San Jose stay. Reasonably priced and a great location.

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Address: Avenida 9, between Calle 5 and 7, San Jose 1000, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of San Jose > San Jose Metro > San Jose
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Kekoldi Hotel 2*
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Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Airport Transportation
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The only hotel with secluded garden in downtown San Jose, walking distance to all points of tourist interest, bars, restaurants, clubs, movie theaters, bus stations, museums, etc. 10 elegant, well appointed guest rooms. Free Internet terminal and wireless. ... more   less 
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