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San Jose City Center Hotels

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Hotel Santo Tomas Slideshow
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#7 of 85 hotels in San Jose
42 travelers mentioned "downtown hotel" when describing this hotel.
  • "tips on local things to do. Excellent value for a downtown hotel. Location is great and we would definitely stay at Hotel Santo Tomas again...."
  • "in any way possible. The rooms are more than adequate and the location is good for the downtown area. Would not hesitate to recommend...."
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#5 of 85 hotels in San Jose
3 travelers mentioned "city center" when describing this hotel.
  • "Aranjuez Hotel is situated 10 minutes away from the San Jose City Center in a quiet neighborhood. The hotel is beautiful and the rooms are small and clean. The inside of the hotel..."
  • "Other than slow response to emails, this place is a great location to meet interesting travelers and be close to the city center. Odd compilation of rooms added together to form..."
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#16 of 85 hotels in San Jose
21 travelers mentioned "downtown location" and "downtown hotel" when describing this hotel.
  • "Excellent hotel in the downtown location. Recently renovated, modern decor, comfortable bed. We were late for breakfast but they served it to us anyway. Friendly and efficient..."
  • "It is a middle of the road, downtown hotel in central america. Very nice but not NY or Chicago. We got more than expected. It is clean, with a very nice staff who goes out of..."
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#22 of 85 hotels in San Jose
2 travelers mentioned "city center" when describing this hotel.
  • "Small hotel very close to the city center. Excellent service, comfortable rooms (bathtub, finally!), not much to do there but very good for the price. Every place that is willing to..."
  • "The hotel is located very well, directly in the city center. The rooms are clean and relatively big, ours had a little roof-deck, too. The house is beautiful with its old charm. As..."
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#9 of 85 hotels in San Jose
12 travelers mentioned "downtown" when describing this hotel.
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#11 of 85 hotels in San Jose
4 travelers mentioned "city center" when describing this hotel.
  • "good and they even made pancakes or omelets to order. I would recommend this hotel if you are wanting a place direct in the city center...."
  • "This is a tastefully renovated modern hotel in the city center. The staff are helpful and kind. The hotel hosts one of the best restaurant and bar scenes in the city. You will sleep..."
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Holiday Inn San Jose Downtown Aurola Slideshow
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#27 of 85 hotels in San Jose
23 travelers mentioned "downtown" and "downtown location" when describing this hotel.
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#1 of 85 hotels in San Jose
8 travelers mentioned "city-center" and "city center" when describing this hotel.
  • "It is great! The hotel staff is very helpful and cares about their guests. The hotel is about a 15 minute or so walk to the city-center. The walking is mostly flat and easy...."
  • "The first afternoon we walked into the city center and were back in the hotel by dark. I was not concerned for safety, but had left all my jewelry stateside. As others have said..."
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#15 of 85 hotels in San Jose
2 travelers mentioned "city centre" when describing this hotel.
  • "Excellent location right in city centre near Plaza Morazán. Good breakfast. No real frills but good value for money. All in all good choice for a city centre stay..."
  • "the only good thing is the location close to the city centre. The house is old and needs a renovation. Never accept the rooms just beside the front door, because it is noisy an..."
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#13 of 85 hotels in San Jose
13 travelers mentioned "downtown hotel" and "downtown" when describing this hotel.
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#44 of 85 hotels in San Jose
3 travelers mentioned "city center" and "city centre" when describing this hotel.
  • "The hotel is one of the oldest in the city center and is a historical building. The rooms are a bit tired but for the price its a good value. Breakfast was included in my rate and..."
  • "When reported to reception, they just shrugged their shoulders and said' it is an old hotel in a city centre'. We came back to the hotel after our tour, before flying back home the..."
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#20 of 85 hotels in San Jose
2 travelers mentioned "city centre" when describing this hotel.
  • "The Hotel is located close to The City Centre. Spacious room, good breakfast and Good value. Paid USD 109 for a Double including breakfast. The staff is very friendly and..."
  • "and perfect for relaxing. The location is just a short and pleasant walk towards the city centre. Overall, our stay was close to perfection!..."
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#14 of 85 hotels in San Jose
5 travelers mentioned "downtown" when describing this hotel.
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#21 of 85 hotels in San Jose
2 travelers mentioned "city center" when describing this hotel.
  • "Great location slightly outside on San jose city center but within walking distance. Excellent alternative to cookie cutter chain hotels if you value something a little different..."
  • "This hotel is in the San Pedro district of San Jose, east of the city center. I picked it because of its proximity to the Costa Rican Language Academy (CRLA). It turned out to be..."
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#24 of 85 hotels in San Jose
6 travelers mentioned "downtown hotel" and "downtown" when describing this hotel.
  • "Stayed one night my last night in CR, after getting mad at my downtown hotel and moving out here. Desk personnel were very friendly and easy to communicate with. Rooms are pretty..."
  • "We spent 6 days here and really enjoyed the luxurious and peaceful atmosphere of the hotel as it is located on a hill a bit north of downtown San Jose. It surrounds a gorgeous..."
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#26 of 85 hotels in San Jose
2 travelers mentioned "city centre hotel" and "city center" when describing this hotel.
  • "If you have to be in San Jose city centre (therre's not much to see there really) this a good bet. Quirky design and furnishings and a surprisingly good cafe style restaurant..."
  • "The hotel is on the edge of the city center, so an easy walk to all that is there, but is quiet. The hotel restaurant is convenient, though the food, while good, is not great..."
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#2 of 85 hotels in San Jose
5 travelers mentioned "downtown" when describing this hotel.
  • "If you are looking for a nice hotel near downtown San Jose, this is it. Absolutely beautiful. Thank You so much. Mi Amigas loved our trip to Costa Rica!..."
  • "Lovely hotel in San Jose, location is close to downtown too which was a bonus. The rooms are well designed and clean, nothing negative to say about the hotel or service. Just..."
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#4 of 85 hotels in San Jose
2 travelers mentioned "downtown" when describing this hotel.
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#12 of 85 hotels in San Jose
8 travelers mentioned "downtown" when describing this hotel.
  • "I'm not sure what more I can add to what others have already written in praise of this delightful small hotel east of downtown San Jose. We chose it because of it's proximity to..."
  • "This hotel is centrally located to downtown San Jose and a good bargain. There is no elevator so be prepared for lots of steps and stairs...."
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#10 of 85 hotels in San Jose
8 travelers mentioned "downtown" when describing this hotel.
  • "The location is perfect, just five blocks from downtown and within walking distance of all of San Jose’s main attractions. The staff is perfect; they helped me in a very..."
  • "location of the hotel as it is in a quiet area, yet it is still very close to the downtown action. I will certainly look forward to staying at this fine hotel again in the future...."
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#23 of 85 hotels in San Jose
3 travelers mentioned "downtown" when describing this hotel.
  • "Crowne Plaza Hotel Corobici has knowledgeable and friendly staff and is well located for those with meetings in downtown San Jose. Large 24 hour supermarket just 10 seconds walk..."
  • "One of the larger hotels, and quite close to the downtown area but not right in the centre of town. The actual building is pretty dated but the rooms are stylish enough and clean..."
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#36 of 85 hotels in San Jose
3 travelers mentioned "downtown" when describing this hotel.
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#29 of 85 hotels in San Jose
7 travelers mentioned "downtown" when describing this hotel.
  • "Don't be looking for any kind of views from the hotel because it is located in a downtown area, but I'm not there to look out my window. The Mall San Pedro is close and so are..."
  • "Very clean, new hotel in Downtown San Jose. Excellent service! Wonderful breakfast! Coffee machine, microwave, fridge and hair dryer in the room. The bath tube was excellent. Wish..."
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#32 of 85 hotels in San Jose
4 travelers mentioned "downtown" when describing this hotel.
  • "This hotel is just 5 minutes from downtown. Has a garden oasis feel. Very large and delicious buffet breakfasts and buffet dinners. Beds are comfortable. Bar has a pianist at..."
  • "This group has a contemporary peacefulness and is located just near but not so close from downtown San Jose....luxury, view and location to debut in this city...where your vacations..."
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#30 of 85 hotels in San Jose
3 travelers mentioned "downtown" when describing this hotel.
  • "This Hotel is a jewel in Downtown San José. Has great prices and the quality is like staying in a 4 star hotel! I stayed in a room with A/C, 32 inch TV, great bathroom amenities and..."
  • "The hotel is located about 10-15 minutes walk on Calle central from downtown San Jose. The location of the hotel is as safe as many others in downtown San Jose, we didnt' feel..."
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#42 of 85 hotels in San Jose
3 travelers mentioned "downtown" when describing this hotel.
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#39 of 85 hotels in San Jose
2 travelers mentioned "downtown" and "city centre" when describing this hotel.
  • "It might not be perfect for everyone, but for the price and location -- a short walk to the rest of downtown -- it was perfect for me. If you can tolerate an urban environment in a..."
  • "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..."
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#66 of 85 hotels in San Jose
5 travelers mentioned "downtown hotels" and "downtown" when describing this hotel.
  • "Like other old-guard downtown hotels, the Europa has a small casino adjoining the lobby. Visitation policies appeared lenient, though you'd have to sit on the hall couches or in the..."
  • "For the value, this could very easily be the best hotel in downtown San Jose. It's been open for over 100 years and the customer service is very good. The rooms are clean and..."
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#60 of 85 hotels in San Jose
2 travelers mentioned "downtown location" and "downtown" when describing this hotel.
  • "Although we didn't have time to use it, the pool looked clean and was isolated from the street, which was beneficial since this is a downtown location. I wouldn't have a problem..."
  • "If you are a light sleeper this will be an issue. The location in Sabana is not too inconvenient unless you want to be downtown all the time. Its only 5 minutes to Paseo Colon..."
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Garden Court Express San Jose Downtown Slideshow
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#43 of 85 hotels in San Jose
5 travelers mentioned "downtown hotel" and "downtown location" when describing this hotel.
  • "We enjoyed very much our stay in Best Western San Jose Downtown hotel. We really didn't expect such a lovely hospitality from a 50$ hotel (That's actually what we paid for a double..."
  • "My wife and I chose this for its downtown location as we planned to visit the various downtown museums. The guide books warn that the downtown area is risky and a "no go" area on..."
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