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Whitstable, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

Was booked into this hotel by my travel agent in the UK 🇬🇧 that was recommended by The Okeanos Aggressor as part of my trip diving at Cocos Island 🌴. A fantastic and spacious hotel in a wonderful location near to a mall and an iMax theatre 🎭 that gave me something to do in my free days. Recommended a...

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Ingersoll, Canada
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This hotel is steps away from the hospital and very convenient for going back and forth to the hospital on a daily basis. I had a standard room which was more than sufficient with a large bathroom and sitting area with desk. Free wifi was included. Free buffet breakfast was included and lots to eat. Restaurant was opened late into...

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Ma José O, Guest Experience Champion at Holiday Inn San Jose-Escazu, responded to this review

Dear Mrs MaryD2488, Thank you for sharing your experience with us. We love that the hotel's location was so convenient for you. Our number one priority is your well being, we are glad you could rest and enjoy costarican breakfast at our Fogo resutarant. If you ever come back to San José, we hope for a different porpuse, you are...

Reviewed December 12, 2016

The hotel is really expensive, so you expect to get a great room. My room was near Price Smart where you can hear a lot of noise in the morning. (trucks delivering products). If you want to check Inn you have to wait at least 15 minutes.

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Ma José O, Guest Experience Champion at Holiday Inn San Jose-Escazu, responded to this review

Dear Mr Kurt S, Thank you so much for choosing us as your lodging host during your stay in Escazú. We appreciate you sharing your experience with us. Unfortunetly, being right next to pricesmart, is a challenge for us. We know this is something that could make your experience less great. We are making arrangements to reduce the noise, superstructure...

Reviewed December 4, 2016 via mobile

Think better pricing can be found San Jose uber very cheap in the town so additional travel if required shouldn't be an issue. Very noisy with road traffic throughout the night and breakfast just a pass but only - the positive - staff friendly and helpful

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Ma José O, Guest Experience Champion at Holiday Inn San Jose-Escazu, responded to this review

Dear Mr Timothy I, Thank you for choosing us as your lodging stay. We appreciate you sharing your experience with us, your point of you is very important for our improvement. Regarding the room, we have quiet ones, you may ask at check in or call before so we can put you on one far from the street. Regarding breakfast,...

Lawrenceville, Georgia
Reviewed December 2, 2016

Very helpful staff, especially Gerardo. All their recommendations and advise was spot on. The hotel common area and the rooms were modern and up to date and clean. The restaurant was average and over priced.

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Ma José O, Guest Experience Champion at Holiday Inn San Jose-Escazu, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Pete, Thank you so much for choosing us as your lodging host during your stay in Escazú. We appreciate you sharing your experience with us. Your well being and complete satisfaction is our number one priority, we are pleased to know we achieved your service expectations. Regarding the restaurant, we are pleased to announce we have a new...

Orlando, Florida
Reviewed November 30, 2016 via mobile

This would be a great hotel if there was some sound proofing. It's my second lengthy stay here. The first time I was on the side nearest the hospital, so I was constantly awakened by emergency vehicles. Now I am on the side next to the Price Mart and at 2:00 AM every morning I am awakened by the trucks...

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Ma José O, Guest Experience Champion at Holiday Inn San Jose-Escazu, responded to this review

Dear Punkrdoodles, Thank you for sharing your experience with us. We are sorry we did not met your room expectation. Air conditioned is not supposed to turn off in the middle of the night. We work 24/7 feel comfortable to report any issue you have so we can fix it in the moment. Your well being is our number one...

Toronto, Canada
Reviewed November 28, 2016

Stayed here to shop after our arrival and before heading south. Right next to PriceSmart and easy access to many shops (multiplaza) and many restaurants. given the weather we opted to eat dinner at the hotel restaurant - a very good meal - as was breakfast the next morning. The room was comfortable. The fact that the remainder of the...

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Ma José O, Guest Experience Champion at Holiday Inn San Jose-Escazu, responded to this review

Dear Dhlc416, Thank you so much for choosing us as your lodging host during your stay in Escazú. We appreciate you sharing your experience with us; Your well being and complete satisfaction is our number one priority, we are pleased to know we achieved your service, gastronomic and location expectations. As you mentioned, we are walking distance from Plaza Itskatzu,...

NYC
Reviewed November 21, 2016

We come to Escazu, Costa Rica often as we have family living there. We have tried several different hotels in the 5 years we've visited. By far, the best experience we have had was at the Holiday Inn near Cima Hospital. We stayed in the suite as we were planning to be there for 2 weeks. This room was spacious...

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Ma José O, Guest Experience Champion at Holiday Inn San Jose-Escazu, responded to this review

Dear Mr. And Mrs ThetravelerNYC Thank you for sharing your experience with us. I was a real honor to met you, We do recall you . Thank you for all New York City advice and the good talk. It is pleased to know we achieved your expectations in every detail. Our number one priority is your well being. We will...

New York City, New York
Reviewed November 19, 2016

This one is one of the "good Holiday Inns"! Very well located in Escazu and a walking distance to the multiplaza mall and the restaurants/bars zone (even though they offer a free van transportation to the nearby area). Very comfortable rooms, very good breakfast, and most important: incredible staff people! Not a huge amenities areas but you are covered for...

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Ma José O, Guest Experience Champion at Holiday Inn San Jose-Escazu, responded to this review

Dear LAschermann Thank you so much for choosing us as your lodging host during your stay in Escazú. We appreciate you sharing your experience with us. Your well being and complete satisfaction is our number one priority, we are pleased to know we achieved your location, room, breakfast and service expectations Wish you the best, hope to see you again...

Reviewed November 7, 2016 via mobile

I stayed for 2 weeks due to a business trip! The service is amazing, and it's near avenida escazu and the multiplaza mall (walking distance) so it's great if you are on business trip and without a car. If you do rent one, parking is free which is also great! Breakfast is good, the gym is minimal but.. for the...

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Ma José O, Guest Experience Champion at Holiday Inn San Jose-Escazu, responded to this review

Dear Magdalena R Thank you so much for choosing us as your lodging host during your stay in Escazú. We appreciate you sharing your experience with us. It is pleasurable to know you enjoyed not just your stay with us but places that surround us.As you mentioned, we are walking distance Multiplaza, Plaza Itskatzu, Plaza Tempo and Avenida Escazú so,...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Location The new Holiday Inn San José – Escazú is strategically located in the most upscale business, residential and commercial zone in Escazú, in the Prospero Fernandez Highway, next to Cima Hospital and Plaza Tempo, a multi-purpose development that includes a corporate center and a shopping arcade.Rooms and Suites Holiday Inn San José –Escazú is the first of its kind in the country. It has been designed with the latest in environmentally friendly technology, security, energy efficiency and water savings. It has 160 comfortable rooms, 2 modern suites and 16 rooms specially adapted for the physically challenged meeting ADA requirements. All the rooms offer the following services and benefits:• Free buffet breakfast and 10 Mb symmetrical WiFi. • Free local calls, Safety deposit box for laptop.• Two phones with voice mail. • Spacious desk with ergonomic seat.• Eco-model 37” television and Cable TV with 87 channels.• Luxury Simmons® beds with choice of pillow. • I-Home clock radio. • Iron and board, Coffee maker, Hairdryer and individual AC. • Bath & Body Works amenities.• Full sprinkler system and flame-proof furnishings.• Laundry, parking, gym and business center.Fogo Restaurant A contemporary, refined ambiance with meticulous service will enhance your dining enjoyment in our restaurant, offering international and local specialties and a full breakfast, lunch and dinner service. Acqua Lounge Bar The perfect place to enjoy premium brand liquors, cocktails and marinated snacks. You will love our selection of gourmet coffees and delicious pastries. Meeting and Banquet Rooms: For social or business events, Holiday Inn San José – Escazú offers 8 modern and functional meeting spaces to professionally attend from 5 up to 150 people with high service standards and technology. We look forward to welcoming you to the new Holiday Inn San José – Escazú for a genuinely enjoyable and green stay; you’ll make and feel the difference. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn San Jose-Escazu

Address: Contiguo Hospital Cima, Plaza Tempo | Avenida Prospero Fernandez, Escazu, Escazu, Costa Rica (Formerly Los Laureles)
Location: Costa Rica > Province of San Jose > San Jose Metro > Escazu
Price Range: $89 - $169 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Holiday Inn San Jose-Escazu 3.5*
Number of rooms: 160
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Hotel Style:
#6 Business Hotel in Escazu
#6 Romantic Hotel in Escazu
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“We were on the upper floor and it was quiet, despite the fact that it overlooked a busy highway”
 of 5 bubbles thetravelerNYC, Nov 21, 2016 | Read review
“Try to pick one room on the 4th or 5th floor to have an excelent view from the sunset.”
 of 5 bubbles LeonardoM70, Oct 24, 2016 | Read review
“Please, try to book a room away from the ice machines.”
 of 5 bubbles VassilD, Apr 20, 2016 | Read review
“Any hotel not in Escazú”
 of 5 bubbles DeanMurphy2020, Apr 15, 2016 | Read review
“No great views here: just some malls and highways. Rooms facing the lanes have better light and I had no problems with car noises.”
 of 5 bubbles GaiaPassarelli, Feb 26, 2016 | Read review
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