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    Balmoral Hotel

    Central Avenue between 7th & 9th Street, San Jose 10110, Costa Rica
    011 506 2222 5022
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    Overview
    • Excellent42%
    • Very good37%
    • Average15%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible3%
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    “el patio” (20 reviews)
    “costa rica” (86 reviews)
    “parking garage” (12 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Reviewed March 3, 2015

    We stayed two nights in this centrally located hotel. The staff was great, the breakfast buffet was wonderful with a great variety. We took a side trip that required us to leave our luggage at the Balmoral for two nights. We then returned for one...More

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    Reviewed March 3, 2015 via mobile

    Great hotel. Superb location and best value for money. Secure parking. Friendly staff. Good breakfast and restaurant / bar. I suggest booking interior rooms to avoid pedestrian main street noise with an irritating flute vendor directly below who almost drove me nuts.

    Thank PSinghK
    Reviewed March 2, 2015

    Nice, very clean. Beds very comfortable. Location is in inner city pretty convenient to all. Good restaurant for breakfast and lunch. Google it to check it out. Pretty interior atrium restaurant. Dinner was a little rough. Definitely NOT Cuban sandwich! Wifi was free an excellent.

    Thank Lynne C
    Reviewed February 28, 2015

    We are just back from two weeks in Costa Rica and we had a wonderful time at some truly wonderful locations. I'm sorry to say that this was where we spent our last night before we caught our flight back north, because unfortunately, it was...More

    Thank Sherry C
    Reviewed February 23, 2015

    If you have to go into the city of San Jose, Costa Rica, the place to stay is Hotel Balmoral. It has friendly staff and sufficient security. A buffet breakfast was included with the room. The meal consisted of numerous fresh fruits and other breakfast...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • Breakfast included
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Breakfast included
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Business Center with Internet Access
    • Concierge
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • $76 - $153 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #9 Family Hotel in San Jose
    • #14 Business Hotel in San Jose
    • #17 Romantic Hotel in San Jose
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 113
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    • Location
    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of San Jose >
    • San Jose Metro >
    • San Jose
    • Also Known As
    • Balmoral Hotel San Jose ,
    • Balmoral Hotel Costa Rica/San Jose
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    Traveler (165)
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    Nearby Restaurants
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    Lyntr
    July 24, 2017|
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    Response from lviola68 | Reviewed this property |
    I took a cab, sorry, and I didn't ask
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    Murielle C
    July 10, 2017|
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    Response from Colibm |
    Bb is breakfast buffet, bf is full breakfast.
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    gloria O
    April 23, 2017|
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    Response from Alessandra G | Property representative |
    Hello, breakfast starts at six am and if you want to check in earlier I suggest you contact the hotel so they can personally see your date of arrival and reserved room to accommodate your needs. Kind regards, Alessandra
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    "I did not see the Single rooms. The family suite was super. As the hotel is on busy street corner be prepared..."
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    "Ask for a room with city view, the interior views are boring."
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    "Take kettle cups and coffee"
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    "Rooms at the end of the hallway may get street noise. I had one of those but it wasn't bad."
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