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Hotel & Casino Costa Rica Morazan

1st avenue & 7th Street, San Jose 7712-1000 , Costa Rica
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Ranked #59 of 86 Hotels in San Jose
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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17 reviews 17 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The hotel is very old, there were a lot of reformations going own, but that's not a problem. The restaurant has only the basics, and the food is nothing to account for. Breakfast we just started having across the street in day 2. The bar has a lot of creepy people (men mostly) after dark it's not even fun and... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I was here in March the staff are the best. Ricki Ricardo is very polite and nice. He helped me with my taxi,room, and he does excursions trips basically he does everything. If your single n looking to mingle this is the place for you the location is the best.Had a little problem with the bed sheets not being changed,but... More 

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Austin, Texas
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19 reviews 19 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed here agains several times in March, April and May. There are some rooms being upgraded with larger TV's. The restaurant upgrade appears complete. The AC's all seemed to work (I stayed in 3 different rooms) but the one in 312 sounds like an 18 wheeler idling in your room. Of course the traffic outside is louder than that.

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Bochum
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36 reviews 36 reviews
11 hotel reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

After the arrival at San Jose airport our first destination in Costa Rica was the hotel morazan which was recommended to us by other travellers. Firstly the postive aspects of my 4 days visit: The room was tidy and clean, beds were comfortable, the hotel staff friendly and very helpful and also helped to organize tours. The breakfast was typical... More 

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central america
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70 reviews 70 reviews
30 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

The Hotel Costa Rica Morazan is centrally located in downtown San Jose and has a very friendly and helpful staff. Priced in the mid-range economy class, the rooms are definitely a bargain provided one can put up with a slight mildew scent caused by antiquated carpet. But the rooms are clean and comfortable. There is a hotel bar that is... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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111 helpful votes 111 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

This is my third stay at the Morazan and I still believe its one of the better values downtown. The price has gone up appreciably since my last stay a few years ago but that's typical of everything in San Jose. The rooms are still quite good. The bed is very low but was very comfortable with nice sheets and... More 

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

I have been in this hotel many times in last ten years.I see some nice improvements this last August.And for the price you pay,it is a great value.I personally like this place and staff is very nice. This is not a family oriented hotel.It is more for single guys or couples.Also,there is a casino downstairs if you like to gamble.They... More 

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FLORIDA
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31 reviews 31 reviews
4 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

If you must stay in San Jose, Costa Rica, then this is a nice hotel...close to all the action and good restaurants, shopping and a pharmacy all close. You will not be bother by hookers here but if that is on your menu you can crawl to the Hotel Del Rey....

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Austin, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

This is an update to prior review. I was told they have new owners. They are remodeling and have improved the look of the restaurant. My room hadn't changed much. The inside rooms that used to be quiet are now somewhat noisy due to the music from adjacent Key Largo. They now charge $3.00 / day for a key to... More 

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

I had made reservations at the Morazán hotel through Hotels.com. When I reached the hotel and tried to check in the room. The receptionist said that she had no information on my reservation even after I'd given her my confirmation number. A few moments later a portly gentleman came to assist the receptionist. He was dirty and smelled but claimed... More 

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