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Hotel Dunn Inn

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Calle 5, Avenida 11 | Historical Barrio Amon, San Jose 1000, Costa Rica
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Ranked #8 of 85 hotels in San Jose
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 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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    4.5 of 5 stars
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2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I only stayed for one night, but I was pleased. The employees were very helpful. I was impressed with how well they spoke English (my Spanish is very, very limited). The room was comfortable and clean. I think I was the only one on my floor that night, but if not, then it was quiet, which helped make sure that... More

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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are in San Jose and want ta comfortable, homey place to stay, Dunn Inn is perfect. Staff are friendly and helpful in every way. Hotel is clean, and has a quiet, almost elegant character to it that is comforting. Prices are fair, and the several rooms I've stayed in have all been clean, perfectly functional (no mystery t/v's,... More

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Germantown, Tennessee, United States
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

All the people who work there go out of their way to make sure that everyone is taken care of. The rooms I have stayed in are all beautiful with the hardwood floors. The food is good and if you are staying during sports season the sports bar is very accommodating. They also will let you pay your airport departure... More

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Dallas, TX
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

This place is fantastic and the service is outstanding. Picked up on time by the hotel van, clean rooms, amazing menu (breakfast/lunch/dinner), great location downtown and knowledgable staff. Flew into town for business. My meetings were in another city, but decided to stay 2 nights at the Dunn before heading out for business. Stayed back at the Dunn Inn on... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

Beautiful Costa Rica , my fiancé and i arrived in Costa Rica were shuttle to hotel Dunn and taxi to hotel nine in jaco beach great service outstanding food and lodging making stress free vacation a reality i can not wait to return

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

I stayed at the hotel for two nights and the service was excellent. The hotel is located in a quiet location of Barrio Hamon walking distance to the zoo, museums...At the front desk they were really helpful at scheduling a tour, providing a map with points of interest in San Jose. The hotel and the room were maintained spotless. It... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

Just spent several days at the Dunn Inn, in the historic district of San Jose and truly enjoyed every minute of it. The hotel itself has a very interesting history back to the turn of the century. All modifications were done carefully and to the specs of historical society. Nice brickwork and lighting make it a beautiful hotel inside and... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

The Dunn Inn is a great place to stay when you are new to San Jose and Costa Rica. It is a popular, but not too popular, local attraction with great food and service. The service staff is beautiful and helpful and most speak very good english. Recently rermodeled in the past few years it is a classy place in... More

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Belmont, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

The Dunn Inn is a great little hotel where everyone speaks English and are more than happy to help you with anything you may need. Its close to the downtown area and in walking distance to the major sites in San Jose. They also have a van that will pick you up at the airport and for departures. The hotel... More

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Austin, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

Easy to get to, a 4000 colon taxi from the bus station (8 dollars US) it's quiet, about 5 blocks from the square, it's own bar, restaurant, and a casino one block away. It's safe enough to walk around at night..but remember it gets pretty wild mere blocks away. They also have a sister hotel in Jaco..Hotel 9

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Address: Calle 5, Avenida 11 | Historical Barrio Amon, 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:3 star — Hotel Dunn Inn 3*
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We are proud to let you know that we also speak fluent English, French, Portuguese, Italian and German. We are happy to help you while in San Jose, Costa Rica, if you don't speak Spanish or in case you want to feel more at home.This charming 1929 mansion is known for providing exceptionally friendly service and is a favorite among many locals. From the moment you arrive you will experience firsthand the warmth of Costa Rican hospitality and enjoy the benefits of a full service hotel with excellent value. The New Standard for San Jose Costa Rica Hotels...The 28 guests rooms are attractively decorated with warm, rich woods, original brick, hand-painted native artwork, colorful quilts, and have indigenous BriBri Indian names. All are equipped with quality linens, cable television with over 60 channels in English and Spanish, mini bar, direct telephone service, ceiling fan, private bath, clock radio, hairdryer, fresh flowers, local information and a free map of Costa Rica. The hotel has wireless internet in all rooms, two Internet stations, parking, 24-hour security, car rental and tourist information, laundry service, business services, safe deposit boxes, room service, and an onsite barbershop. The hotel offers complementary services of tea and coffee 24 hours a day and a late 1pm check out. You will also enjoy breakfast, lunch and / or dinner in the beautiful tropical restaurant and Tropix bar that is truly an oasis in the city; brimming with bromeliads, ferns, orchids and other tropical plants. The daily happy hour from 4pm - 6pm is sure to provide fun and interesting conversation. New to our long list of services is free in-house medical emergency assistance and reasonable medical insurance.Every effort is made to ensure an enjoyable visit and every one of our long term bilingual staff will gladly assist you in anyway possible. ... more   less 
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