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Barcelo San Jose Palacio

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7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This place is fantastic! My wife and I stayed here the night before our flight out of Costa Rica. This was the end of our honeymoon, and we’d stayed at two beautiful and relaxing resorts. I thought this would be just a commuter’s airport hotel. I was surprised to see how nice it is. The breakfast buffet and dining hall... More 

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Channel M, Director General at Barcelo San Jose Palacio, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Alexander Thank you so much for sharing your comments, but also for taking the time to share your experience with the rest of the Trip Advisor community. It is really nice that you found everything about our hotel so good. We hope having you back in a near future. Best regards. More 

Athens, Attiki, Greece
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7 hotel reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I spent three nights in this hotel. The hotel is in fair condition, the rooms are clean and the personnel is quite friendly. However, something which I found very disturbing is the price of food. For a very simple buffet-meal from a buffet with poor variety in the offered dishes I was charged 37USD! For the dish in the picture... More 

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Channel M, Director General at Barcelo San Jose Palacio, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your recent feedback. We are glad to know that the service , facilities and staff was of your satisfaction , we regret your experience with the variety of buffets that we constantly us worry about the rotation the menus we serve, we will work strongly to have more variety in the menus to satisfy in... More 

Navarre,Fl
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10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at this hotel as part of a Caravan tour.The hotel is located in an industrial/commercial area but the hotel is outstanding,the beautiful grounds, great rooms ,and attentive and friendly staff made for a great stay.they have 2 restaurants ,we only tried the main restaurant,and the food was outstanding.

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Thank Sandlover1216
Channel M, Director General at Barcelo San Jose Palacio, responded to this review

Dear Traveler Thank you so much for your valuable comment. The Barceló San Jose Palacio Hotel is happy to know that you enjoyed your stay with us, espcially our breakfast buffet and grounds. Thank you once again and we look forward to welcoming you back soon. Best Regards. More 

Evanston
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

What a great way to start our Costa Rican family vacation at the beautiful Barcelo San Jose Palacio property. To begin with, customers are met with unbelievable high quality customer service lead by Abraham at the front desk. Abraham made us feel warmly welcomed, almost like guests in his own home. The hotel offers multiple in-house restaurants, attractive and spacious... More 

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Channel M, Gerente at Barcelo San Jose Palacio, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Matthew Thank you so much for sharing your comments, but also for taking the time to share your experience with the rest of the Trip Advisor community. We are so glad that you enjoyed our Service, rooms and food. It will be a pleasure to serve you in your next visit to Costa Rica or any other Barceló... More 

Miami Springs, Florida, United States
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5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had the pleasure of staying in this hotel for 4 nights. The services and attention the staff provide is incredible. The staff was bilingual and this was perfect because the staff was willing to put in the effort to satisfy guest needs. I was pleased with the club premium (upper floors) had a lovely snack bar and complimentary beverages for... More 

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Channel M, Gerente at Barcelo San Jose Palacio, responded to this review

Dear Nelson Thank you so much for selecting Barcelo San Jose Palacio as a lodging option. It is a big pleasure to read this comment about our hotel and especially for the good treatment you received in our premium floor. We are so thankful to know about your last experience with us. As you know our principal goal is to... More 

London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and me spent 10 days in Costa Rica in this fabulous hotel. We love every single day we spent there. Staff were very polite and friendly. We felt like at home. Also, facilities and rooms are well equipped and clean. It is a very well look after hotel. It was a nice place to spend our lovely holidays... More 

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Channel M, Gerente at Barcelo San Jose Palacio, responded to this review

Dear traveler Thank you so much for sharing your comment, but also for taking the time to share your experience with the rest of the Trip Advisor community. We love that you enjoyed our facilities and restaurants. We will be more than pleased of welcome you every time you decide visit Costa Rica. Kind regards General management More 

Chicago, Illinois
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76 reviews
33 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was pleased with every aspect of my stay. Easy and safe parking, beautiful facility and gardens, tremendous breakfast included (really more of a brunch -- breakfast items as well as meats, cheeses, fruit, rolls, and mini churros with dipping chocolate!). The beds were comfortable, pillows were adequate, shower was good with plentiful amenities (even a toothbrush and shaving kit).... More 

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Channel M, Gerente at Barcelo San Jose Palacio, responded to this review

Dear Traveler Thank you for your recent feedback. We are very grateful you have chosen our hotel to come to Costa Rica. We are glad hearing about you and we are very happy to know that you spent a lovely time with us. The management and staff of the Barcelo San José Palacio work very hard to ensure all our... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel is well kept, clean, and provides various needed amenities such as, airport shuttlebus service, prefect swimming pool, modern gym facility, etc. The staff is very welcoming and friendly ! Alberto Sanchez provided excellent service with helping me plan my stay in Costa Rica. He arranged a great varity of excursions for me to participate in. Also, Vielka Solorzano... More 

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Channel M, Gerente at Barcelo San Jose Palacio, responded to this review

Dear Erany, Thank you for your recent feedback. We are very grateful you have chosen our hotel to come to Costa Rica. We are glad hearing about you and we are very happy to know that you spent a lovely time with us. The management and staff of the Barceló San José Palacio work very hard to ensure all our... More 

Houston, Texas
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

They have airport pick up and drop off, when scheduled ahead of time. The rooms were clean and nice. The staff spoke English and were friendly. There is an atm that gives dollars and colones, gift shop, bar and restaurants. We also were given a code to access the wifi without extra cost. Over all a nice stay.

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Channel M, Gerente at Barcelo San Jose Palacio, responded to this review

Dear Eric, Thank you for your recent feedback. We are very grateful you have chosen our hotel to come to Costa Rica. We are glad hearing about you and we are very happy to know that you spent a lovely time with us. The management and staff of the Barcelo San José Palacio work very hard to ensure all our... More 

Houston, Texas
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29 reviews
13 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Really enjoyed our stay here (April 2016). We checked in late - almost midnight and that went well. Quick beer at the bar before it closed, the employees in the bar were not very excited to wait on us since they probably wanted to close and go home (two ladies). We knew they closed soon and only intended to have... More 

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Channel M, Gerente at Barcelo San Jose Palacio, responded to this review

Dear Traveler Thank you so much for your valuable comment, The Barceló San Jose Palacio Hotel is happy to know that you enjoyed your stay with us. On the other hand, our staff is always happy to exceed your expectations, we use our Barceló values to improve every day and make the guests feel comfortable in their stay. We hope... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Babysitting

Additional Information about Barcelo San Jose Palacio

Address: Residencial El Robledal | La Uruca, San Jose 458-1150, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of San Jose > San Jose Metro > San Jose
Price Range: $88 - $120 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Barcelo San Jose Palacio 4*
Number of rooms: 254
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Also Known As:
Barcelo San Jose Palacio Hotel San Jose
San Jose Barcelo
Barcelo Palacio Hotel Costa Rica
Barcelo San Jose Palacio Costa Rica
Hotel Style:
#2 Luxury Hotel in San Jose
#2 Spa Hotel in San Jose
#16 Business Hotel in San Jose
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