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Hotel Plaza Real

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   La Uruca del BCR 200 sur 100 este, San Jose 379-4005, Costa Rica
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Ranked #24 of 85 Hotels in San Jose
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 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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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

I have nothing bad to say about the hotel. For me it was in a perfect location and met all of my needs while visiting San Jose. Now the except part...When I checked in I needed to pay..used hotels.com for the booking. The next morning as I was walking through the lobby area I was stopped and was told there... More

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St. Pete, Florida
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33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

We headed towards San Jose towards the end of our trip having no idea where to stay. Having stayed in hostels most of the trip, we decided to treat ourselves to a nicer hotel. We ran into this beauty by chance and we are so glad we did! The price was great, the staff was amazing and the hotel room... More

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Edmonton, Canada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2014

Located between the airport and city centre, nothing of interest to walk too. Taxi needed to get to down town where the restaurants and museums are. Staff were not customer service oriented...or very friendly.

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Toronto, ONTARIO
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 hotel reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

I spent two nights at Hotel Plaza Real. One at the beginning of my tour of Costa Rica and again at the end. I would not recommend this hotel. Let me first say that I am not a picky traveller and by no means have unrealistic standards. But when I leave a beautiful hotel with pool, restaurants, spa, beautiful grounds... More

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APARTOTELPLAZAREAL, Gerente at Hotel Plaza Real, responded to this review
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Lamentamos no poder haberle cambiado de habitación solicitada al inicio de su reserva, ya que el hotel no con contaba... More

Burlington, Vermont
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2013

The Plaza Real was a very good choice for us ! We stayed here for 2 nights and we really enjoyed everything about this place. The rooms were nice and clean and offered all the amenities you would need for a comfortable stay. Service was also very good, especially breakfast that had a great variety of fresh fruit and warm... More

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Victoria, Canada
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24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2013

Our family began and ended a month long trip in Costa Rica at the Hotel Plaza Real. Our experience was that the location was safe, central to shopping, clean, and reasonably priced. We found the area around the hotel to be reasonably quiet and secure. Timely shuttle service to/from airport was available, with secure parking for our rental car and... More

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Seattle, Washington
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3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2013

Pretty good hotel if you are staying for one or two nights. Front desk was very nice, interior very comfortable. Only complaints would be that it is a little far from the center of town and the bed is pretty hard, but otherwise very solid. Would recommend.

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Prescott, Arizona
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81 reviews 81 reviews
28 hotel reviews
92 helpful votes 92 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2013

Hotel Plaza Real and Apartments is a nice boutique hotel. I booked it mainly because it offers a 2-bedroom, 2-bath “Senior Suite” that is less than the cost of two single rooms. Unfortunately, when I booked our stay there, I wasn’t aware that it’s located in a rather noisy industrial area some distance from downtown San Jose, with no close-by... More

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Estimado cliente, Nuestro Hotel esta ubicado propiamente en una zona residencial, el nombre del mismo es Residencial Robledal. Nuestra recomendación... More

Miami, Florida
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27 reviews 27 reviews
14 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2013

Excellent staff attention and cleaness of the rental apartments. Relatively closer to San Jose, aprox 20 minutes, affordable price for the service. The best is the staff attention. I highly recommend this hotel

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Nos es placentero saber de su satisfacción en la recien estadia. Agradecemos el tiempo que se tomo en retroalimentarnos con... More

San Dimas, California, United States
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2013

The hotel may not be The Ritz, but it was nice and clean. Members of the staff are friendly, especially Arturo at the frontdesk and the van driver,Jorge. One can walk to a good restaurant and, if you're inclined, to a casino. Cab fare to downtown San Jose is reasonable.

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Address: La Uruca del BCR 200 sur 100 este, San Jose 379-4005, 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 Plaza Real 3*
Number of rooms: 27
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