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Posada Del Museo

Avda. 2 and C. 17, San Jose, Costa Rica
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The building is very beautiful. It's really near the city center. The train travels almost "inside" the building! ;-) But it's a nice detail, at least for me! The rooms are very different among themselves. We stayed there for 1+1+1 nights (3 nights but not in successive nights) and we had 3 different rooms. The first 2 were huge, suitable... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Stayed here on 3 separate occasions, twice in the magnolia room and once in the toucan room. The guys at the desk were really helpful and friendly. The rooms were spacious . Beds a little lumpy and water was cold on occasion but they were the only down sides. The breakfast was lovely. Location was central. Everything you could want... More

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Posadadelmuseo, Gerente at Posada Del Museo, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for your comments, we really appreciate it! We hope to see you in the future. Best regards! More

Bologna, Italy
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2014

great hotel in centre of San Jose. Rooms are big and clean, staff is very nice and welcoming and helpful. we had a room donwstairs with view on the street and in the morning was really noisy but this was not because of the hotel, but due to the traffic.

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Dear guest, Thanks for write to this page, we hope to serve you again in the future. Kindest regards! More

Surrey, Canada
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2013

Stayed at the hotel for several nights during recent visit to San Jose. It's a very nice hotel near the museum and city centre. Has a good restaurant and the manager and staff were extremely helpfull. Rooms and the lobby were clean and comfortable. Will definitely stay there again.

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2013

Sylvia was a welcoming and thoughtful host for my wife and I's stay in her hotel for our honeymoon. The breakfast at the cafe is good and the coffee great. I highly recommend this hotel for anyone staying in San Jose. The location is good with access to museums, parks and government buildings nearby. Sylvia and her staff are knowledgeable... More

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Posadadelmuseo, Gerente at Posada Del Museo, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your comments.We care for our guests so we are really happy when we know that they enjoyed their stay with us and felt at home. It will be a pleasure for us to have you and/or your friends once again. best regards,Sylvia More

Seattle, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2013

This a great hotel to stay in while visiting San Jose. The rooms are clean and comfortable. The location of the hotel makes for great city walking with plenty of restaurants and shops to vista close by. It's about thirty minutes from the airport. The little cafe downstairs makes a nice light breakfast for the guests. It can be a... More

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Hello, thank you for your comments. We hope to see you in the future! Best regards, The Staff More

Vancouver, Canada
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2012

great hosts ! i got in late and the host made me a sandwich !!!! I took the backroom it was pretty quiet and got a good sleep as a little train goes by the other side of the hotel ! the hosts and their staff are very helpfull ! B-first is good and lunch is Fantastic!!! its close to... More

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Zurich, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2012

The Posada is a great result of a family runned hotel. Tha ambien is so cozy, the rooms so well decorated, the sharing rooms make you feel like you are over a friend's place. Location is great, walking distance from the main shopping street and the mercado de artesania. Approved and Loved :)

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Posadadelmuseo, Gerente at Posada Del Museo, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking your time to write on Trip Advisor. We are always happy to know that our guests like our Hotel and feel comfortable. Our main interest is to make our guests feel at home, and we are pleased to know you appreciate it. More

Mexico City, Mexico
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119 helpful votes 119 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2012

Great ambient and style!!! The hotel is very rustic with unique decoration, very cozy, sofas, dimed light, wooden floors, walls filled with pictures of the owner´s family, I love that. Rooms are decorated in the very same style, but each one is different so it´s quite fun to choose the one you want. My room was clean, pretty and tranquil... More

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Posadadelmuseo, Gerente at Posada Del Museo, responded to this review

We appreciate when our guests give us their opinion of Hotel Posada del Museo,it is the way to improve..But what we appreciate most is when our customers enjoy their stay with us and see our efforts to make them feel "at home" ..Best regards from the manager and staff . More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2012 via mobile

Great Hotel with lovely rooms in a good Location. Every room is decorated individually with lots of details. Great help with booking tours. Trains tracks did not bother us at all because trains didnt run at nighttime and during daytime we were out of the hotel most of the time. Definitly recommend the place and would stay again!

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Address: Avda. 2 and C. 17, San Jose, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of San Jose > San Jose Metro > San Jose
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Posada Del Museo San Jose
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``where you will feel at home´´ Warmth, charm and a personalized service. La Posada del Museo is a 1928 Victorian style wooden building that has been restored to offer its guest great comfort. Located in the historical and cultural district of San Jose, on a palm-lined boulevard, within walking distance to touristic points of interest: museums, theaters, parks, monuments, shops and cinemas. All our rooms are equally well equiped. The hotel offers 24 hour wi-fi service, a computer available for guests at the reception, cable tv private parking, You can also visit our ''Cafe de la Posada'', an Argentinian-European cafe-restaurant, with an outdoor terrace overlooking the boulevard; Making it the perfect location for people to experience the lovely climate of San Jose while enjoying one of our delicious specialties. Rotating art exhibitions take place every month at the cafe. ... more   less 
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