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Holiday Inn Express San Jose Airport

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06/04/2017 06/05/2017
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Reviewed August 16, 2014

We stayed here the night before our departure. It's great for that purpose - with a free airport shuttle and the ability to pay your airport departure tax in the hotel lobby. It's a good transition back to American life if you've been in Costa Rica for a vacation, especially if you've been living without a/c and cable for a...

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Marjorie E, Public Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Jose Airport, responded to this review

Dear Rach460, we really appreciate your comments about your stay with us. We are very happy that you enjoyed your stay with us so much and found our entire personnel so efficient and corteous. we are also glad to learn that you were able to get all rest and sleep you needed and that you found our services so great...

Vienna, Austria
Reviewed August 14, 2014

This is a convenient option to use as a base before or after a Costa Rican adventure, though I would not recommend the hotel (or the area in general) to anyone for any other reason than that. Proximity to the airport makes it a good option. The shuttle service worked well - once we figured out where to call them...

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Marjorie E, Public Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Jose Airport, responded to this review

Dear Kelly D, we really appreciate the time you took to write and share your comments. It is very rewarding knowing how much yo were able to rest during your stay and how convenient you found our location. Offering our guests not only high quality accommodations but also the best services, along with an incredible staff assures our guests how...

Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed August 12, 2014

the people is really friendly and the hotel is really good. also the breakfast was really good as well, everything was excellent. my family and I stay just for one night and is excellent, because they have complementary international calls. I really like it.

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Marjorie E, Public Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Jose Airport, responded to this review

Dear cat981, thank you for writing such a wonderful review. We are a hotel whose outmost desire is to make each and every one of our guests have a very comfortable stay, full of relaxation and rest for their total satisfaction. Knowing that we did accomplish this with you and your family makes us very happy because we are always...

Cincinnati
Reviewed August 5, 2014

My wife, son, and I stayed at this motel twice during our recent vacation in Costa Rica. The rooms were clean and quiet after about 9:00 pm when the infrequent takeoffs and landings seem to end. It is perfectly located for those with late arrivals and/or early morning departures. They provide an airport shuttle and if you contact them prior...

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Marjorie E, Public Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Jose Airport, responded to this review

Dear CincinnatiVictor, thank you very much for sharing such a detailed review about your stay with us. We are very proud to to have you and your family with us not once, but twice during your vacation, making us your hotel of choice. We are a hotel that really does everything we can in order to exceed our guests´ expectations...

Denver, Colorado
Reviewed July 30, 2014

We stayed in San Jose over night before flying to Tambor, this hotel was very clean and the staff was extremely helpful in offering advice for dinner and how to get around and back to the Airport the next morning. They also provide a very nice breakfast that was very fresh. We would stay again if we return.

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Marjorie E, Public Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Jose Airport, responded to this review

Dear Gary B, thank you for sharing such an awesome review. Making our guests happy and satisfied is what we are all about that is why our guests´ comfort and well being is our outmost desire and we really do srtrive for it by providing them with very comfortable accommodations, convenient services and a great staff who are always doing...

Los Angeles
Reviewed July 23, 2014

I was in San Jose in May for a night and needed to stay close to the airport for a connecting next day flight, so I made an online reservation with this hotel. Unfortunately, I got a cab driver who did not speak English and my Spanish was poor. He did not know where the Holiday Inn was and after...

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Marjorie E, Public Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Jose Airport, responded to this review

Dear JARidle, we really appreciate our guests reviews because they not only inform us about how they see and feel about our hotel and its services and makes us see what we can do to improve every day to make our guests happy and satisfied, also it lets us clarify and explain certain policies and positions of the hotel. As...

Kelowna, Canada
Reviewed July 22, 2014

We stayed here because we needed to be at the airport by 5 am. We arrived early and they stored our luggage. The pool was outside and a bit cool. We paid our exit tax here, although it was an extra $4 each. They didn't tell us to fill in the back of it which would have been helpful, because...

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Marjorie E, Public Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Jose Airport, responded to this review

Dear Oktravelclub, thank you for taking the time to share your review. Making our guests have everything they need besides providing them with very comfortable accommodations and great services is what we are all about. There is nothing we like more than to make our guests´ travels much easier and hassle free, tthat is why we offer so many perks...

Omaha, Nebraska
Reviewed July 17, 2014

Super service, quality rooms, very clean, and the perfect location. The complimentary breakfast was very good, and a great start to the day. We were totally impressed by the staff. There was a surprise birthday singing for my wife from all the staff, and that was very cool. Just ask, and you will receive great info and tips for a...

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Marjorie E, Public Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Jose Airport, responded to this review

Dear Paul M, thank you for writing and sharing your wonderful review about you and your wife´s stay with us. We really want to thank you for seeing us as your vacation´s home base because there is nothing we want more than to be your home away from home where you and your family can be sure that you are...

Oshawa, Canada
Reviewed July 9, 2014

We were looking for a place to stay close to the airport, and close to return our rental car. The Manager Sandro F. was very helpful in giving us directions to return the car. They had the forms there so we were able to pay the exit tax and avoid lines at the airport. The rooms were clean, the breakfast...

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Marjorie E, Public Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Jose Airport, responded to this review

Dear Webetrippingallover, thank you so much for posting such wonderful comments. It is always very gratifying for us to know how much our guests like and enjoy our hotel and all the services we provide such as being able to pay for the airport´s exit tax right here at the hotel so all the long lines at the airport can...

Jacksonville, Fl
Reviewed July 8, 2014

On July 2, I and 18 companions were staying the night before a return flight to the U.S. We had been doing a church youth 'mission' project near San Isidro del General and had mixed emotions about heading home. We'd spent a week with cold showers which was o.k. but all 19 were looking forward to a hot shower at...

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Marjorie E, Public Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Jose Airport, responded to this review

Dear DLeeJacksonville_Fl, thank you for sharing your terrific review about your stay in our hotel. You have made us very happy and proud by writing such wonderful things about your experience here with us because it shows us that our efforts are always appreciated. Our outmost desire is to make our guests feel more than welcome and be very comfortable...

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Breakfast included
  • Airport Transportation
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express San Jose Airport

Address: 1000 Airport Boulevard | next to Juan Santamaria International Airport, Alajuela 95-4003, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Alajuela > Alajuela
Price Range: $116 - $149 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Holiday Inn Express San Jose Airport 3*
Number of rooms: 100
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Also Known As:
Holiday Inn Express San Jose Airport Hotel Alajuela
Holiday Inn Express Alajuela
Alajuela Holiday Inn Express
Holiday Inn Express San Jose Airport Costa Rica/Alajuela
Hotel Style:
#4 Business Hotel in Alajuela
#5 Family Hotel in Alajuela
#8 Romantic Hotel in Alajuela
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Don't stay here”
CarlaA927, 5 days ago | Read review
“Choose 'silence zone' if possible. We had room 211 overlooking the pool on the 1st (top) floor which was nice. 2 double beds.”
Surreyflyer, Apr 19, 2017 | Read review
“There are better options nearby”
coogles916, Apr 11, 2017 | Read review
“ask for a room not facing the highway”
kattikopla, Mar 22, 2017 | Read review
“Second floor rooms are best so you can avoid the noise of the first floor hallway”
tiffanymariekid, Feb 27, 2017 | Read review
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