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Centro Colon Hotel

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   3rd Av between 38th & 40th Sts | 590 Edificio, P.o Box 433, San Jose 1007, Costa Rica
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Ranked #57 of 85 hotels in San Jose
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2010
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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cayey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2010

The hotel is well located, just 1 Km from downtown and near good restaurants a fast food rest. (Pizza Hut, Subway, Taco Makers, etc. ) We walk around the hotel during day time and early night without any problems. Of course taking the usual travel advised that you will take in your city. The rooms were clean. All the staff... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2010

We stayed eight nights as part of a group. The hotel has parking across the terribly busy street. Ignore the tired small lobby decor and the uncomfortable lobby furniture. All of that is changing and soon. Several floors are currently being renovated (9th, 3rd), some have been renovated (8th, 6th), and some have not been touched yet (5th). We were... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2009

Everything about this hotel was average from the rooms to the service. The location is not great, but it is within walking distance of the centre, although we were advised to be careful at night. The rooms was large but very dimly lit and very tired. It was ok for a couple of nights but I am sure you could... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2009

The Centro Colon is very close to the bad part of town and therefore walking places is not recommended - though make sure to go to the Mexican restaurant across the street! Depending on where you are in the hotel, you can get a terrible room or a decent room. I have stayed here twice and the first time my... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2007

I was in Costa Rica for a week and I stayed at Hotel Centro Colon the last night in order to be closer to the airport. The kindest thing I can say is, "Ugh!". The reservation was made by travel agent friends of my sister-in-law (who is a Tica) and I can only imagine that they've never actually seen one... More

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Address: 3rd Av between 38th & 40th Sts | 590 Edificio, P.o Box 433, San Jose 1007, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of San Jose > San Jose Metro > San Jose
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Hotel Class:3.5 star — Centro Colon Hotel 3.5*
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