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Aranjuez Hotel

3.0 of 5 Calle 19, Avenida 11 & 13 | De la Iglesia Sta. Teresita, 200 mtrs. al norte, 200 mtrs. al oeste y 25 mtrs. al sur., San Jose 2070, Costa Rica
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Madison, New Jersey
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Aranjuez Hotel is a wonderful place to stay- very helpful and welcoming staff (gave us recommendations on where to eat within walking distance, had a cab at the door within minutes to get to the airport). Each room is unique- simple but clean and comfortable. Well known for their breakfast which is worth your stay. Several computers available for guests... More 

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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The room and bathroom are not so modern but convenient and confortable for a family The breakfast buffet with tables in the garden is quite something : a choice of cakes, fresh fruits, omelettes, pancakes, etc.

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Gatineau, Quebec, Canada
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I loved Hotel Aranjuez! Is simple but has a lot of common spaces full of green and birds. I am going back for the breakfast, is a complete banquet.Sitting having my breakfast in that beautiful patio full of plants was a pleasure I can't forget. Is a little far from the airport but I recomend that you have the experience... More 

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Melbourne
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17 reviews 17 reviews
10 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed one night in San Jose as we had to catch an early flight the next morning. The staff at the hotel was friendly and attentive. Our safe was locked when we got into the room and someone came immediately to reset it. The remote for the TV was not in the room and it was a bit disappointing... More 

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AranjuezHotelCR, Propietario at Aranjuez Hotel, responded to this review

Dear customer, Thank you very much for your commentary. We’re glad that you took your time to review our Hotel at Trip Advisor. Around the Hotel, our clients can find a lot of restaurants and sites of interest. In our website, there’s a map with all the attractions located at no more than 5 blocks from Hotel Aranjuez. Patrimony buildings... More 

Victoria, Canada
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

Enjoyed a pleasant two night stay at the hotel. It delivered exactly as promised, clean, comfortable and good value for money. The room(s) are very quaint and different in layout due to the nature of the houses being joined together. A buffet breakfast was included in the price and available in the garden area. The front desk is manned 24... More 

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AranjuezHotelCR, Propietario at Aranjuez Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Garry: We are happy knowing that you have had a pleasant stay at Hotel Aranjuez. As in any country, taking safety measures is mandatory. For this reason, at night, we recommend our guests to take a taxi on their way back to the Hotel. We much appreciate your commentary at TripAdvisor. ¡Muchas gracias y hasta pronto! More 

London, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
12 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

We loved this hotel! Our family of five only stayed one night before our flight out but it felt like home and we would have been keen to stay longer. Ten reasons why we loved it: 1. It represents amazing value, we had a double and a triple (well, quadruple), fully ensuite with nice modern bathrooms, plus the legendary breakfast... More 

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AranjuezHotelCR, Manager at Aranjuez Hotel, responded to this review

We’re really touched by your review. The way you write about us make us feel that all the effort along these 25 has been successful. We’ll continue improving the Hotel Aranjuez, trying always to please all our guests. From all the staff of Hotel Aranjuez, thank you very much. We hope to see you soon. More 

Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

We stayed 2 nights in 2 rooms for 5 people. The hotel was charming and safe. The desk assistants were able to direct us to some things to see, the local market, and good restaurants. The highlight was the beautiful breakfast in the courtyard.

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AranjuezHotelCR, Propietario at Aranjuez Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Delphine: We are happy knowing that you and your family/friends spent a nice vacation at Hotel Aranjuez. We’re glad that you enjoyed our buffet breakfast. Thank you for sharing your experience with us! ¡Hasta pronto! More 

Calgary
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44 reviews 44 reviews
22 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

If you are staying a couple of days in San Jose, this is a good location and closer to the Centro. It took us one hour to get from the airport as traffic in San Jose is exceedingly heavy. We had a car booked through Hotwire and the cost was lower than the cab fare. One of the guests at... More 

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AranjuezHotelCR, Propietario at Aranjuez Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Calgary: San José, our capital, is located only 22 kms away from the International Airport Juan Santamaría. Even so, during rush hour, it can take more than one hour to get to the city and to Hotel Aranjuez. We invite the guests travelling by car to follow your advice and do not forget to request a parking space at... More 

Austin, Texas
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

What a place! The staff is warm and friendly. The breakfast is known throughout CR by the Expats and Ticos. Other BnB owners from the country side and coasts stay here when they come to San Jose. Their breakfast is fantastic! The tastes are for vegans to Pastry lovers and pinto gallo,and omelettes. Their Kitchen staff; Juan, Stephanie, Andrea, and... More 

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AranjuezHotelCR, Propietario at Aranjuez Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Arturo San Miguel: We all are very pleased with your kind review. Thank you so much for keep in your memory all the names of our staff. All our people keep also a nice memory of you two. Specially the moments you seat around the Reception. Even if you cannot live with us permanently, we hope you can visit... More 

Hudson, New York, United States
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

I was referred to this hotel last year by a hotel manager in Montezuma, so figured it would be nice. It exceeded my expectations, with it's unique building landscape, quiet and charming neighborhood and phenomenal breakfast. It's also reasonably priced and walking distance to downtown. I haven't stayed at any other hotel in San Jose so I might be biased,... More 

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AranjuezHotelCR, Propietario at Aranjuez Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Allan: Thank you for sharing with us and Trip Advisors users your lodging experience at Hotel Aranjuez. We are proud of exceeding your lodging expectations and that you give such a good value to our “authentic Costa Rican way” of service. Looking forward to have you as our guest in the near future. ¡Hasta entonces! More 

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Address: Calle 19, Avenida 11 & 13 | De la Iglesia Sta. Teresita, 200 mtrs. al norte, 200 mtrs. al oeste y 25 mtrs. al sur., San Jose 2070, 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:3 star — Aranjuez Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 35
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Also Known As:
Aranjuez Hotel Costa Rica/San Jose
Hotel Style:
#5 Best Value Hotel in San Jose
#5 Romantic Hotel in San Jose
#5 Family Hotel in San Jose
#14 Business Hotel in San Jose

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