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Aranjuez Hotel

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Good price, basic but realy cleen rooms, fantastic brekfast and incredible service. realy pura vida!!! Near to the center and the artesan market . They help you for everiting you need. Quiet zone. Easy to go where you want

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AranjuezHotelCR, Propietario at Aranjuez Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Ganzio, Thank you for taking the time to post a review of Hotel Aranjuez on TripAdvisor. We're so pleased to learn that you enjoyed our unique hotel - from your rooms, to our breakfast and our helpful team. We're glad you liked our convenient location too, near some attractive places. We hope to see you again soon! More 

Seattle, Washington
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6 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place doesn't look like much on the outside, but it has tons of style and comfort on the inside. Limited parking available, and we had to leave for the airport before sampling breakfast. Our room was small but very clean, comfy, and even had a flatscreen tv. I didn't love San Jose, but if you're spending time here you... More 

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AranjuezHotelCR, Propietario at Aranjuez Hotel, responded to this review

Dear RobDougG, Thank you very much for your comment! We're glad that you enjoyed your stay in our Hotel. The Hotel Aranjuez is a fusion of 5 old houses and is decorated with paintings and sculptures made by Costa Rican artists. In this way, we try to offer our guests an authentic Costa Rican home experience, that we hope, they'll... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Aranjuez Hotel: Pros: -extremely affordable, cute and EXCEPTIONAL breakfast buffet and freshly cooked omelette/egg/ pancake station. All ingredients fresh from local producers *many of the 5-star hotels should learn from Aranjuez -many cute lounging areas- in the gardens or inside- makes it easy to socialize -beautiful and rustic grounds -a wonderful place to decompress after a 2 week trek before... More 

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AranjuezHotelCR, Propietario at Aranjuez Hotel, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for choosing us! We do have great amenities and love what we do here for our guests. We offer great patios and cute lounging areas with confortable for enjoying nature or a chat with other guests. We have a great location that sits back off San José Downtown (we're at just 10 minutes walking from the... More 

London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My sister and I stayed here twice during our recent trip to Costa Rica and it was great. The location is out of the main area of the city (quiet neighborhood) so it is not that easy to walk into the nightlife/shopping district but the hotel is very nice. We had dinner at a lovely cafe nearby (Cafe de los... More 

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AranjuezHotelCR, Propietario at Aranjuez Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Alicia, Thank you for your feedback from your stays with us! We are pleased you stopped and stayed twice with us while traveling through Costa Rica! We are willing to work hard to earn good reviews such as yours. We understand people are looking for a place they can trust, where they know they’re going to be treated well... More 

Coventry, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2016

We arrived late at night after a long journey from the UK. Check in was quick and easy and we were soon settled in our comfortable room. The ambience and character of this hotel (which is several houses joined together with wonderful plant-filled courtyards and lounges connecting everything together) really got our Costa Rican holiday off to a perfect start.... More 

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AranjuezHotelCR, Propietario at Aranjuez Hotel, responded to this review

Dear markremarks, On behalf of the entire staff at Hotel Aranjuez, we truly appreciate your visit. Our brand promise is to create surroundings where our guests can feel at home. We are happy to hear that our facilities and service met your needs and expectations. We love our hotel, our guests and the 5 Star Rating you awarded us with.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2016 via mobile

This hotel had great service, it was clean, and in a safe area near restaurants. They had complimentary water jars for the rooms. We only stayed one night on our way back home, and this was a good choice.

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AranjuezHotelCR, Propietario at Aranjuez Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Natalia, Thank you for visiting The Hotel Aranjuez and for taking the time to post your review on TripAdvisor. We are always happy to hear from our guests. We are delighted that you enjoyed your visit and that you found our hotel as a "good choice". We hope to see you again at Hotel Aranjuez! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2016

rooms were nice, super clean, a little quirky; beds were comfortable; there are ceiling fans. I'm using quirky in the best possible sense. Each room is unique and has original local art. The bathroom in the second room I stayed in had a shower you had to step down into; somehow they made it work! Breakfast and coffee were terrific,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2016 via mobile

My boyfriend and I made the mistake of booking the 'hotel' opposite Hotel Aranjuex. Its important to note that we were not paying customers at Hotel Aranjuex. We went over to enquire how much a shuttle bus is to the airport (cheaper than the property we stayed in) and we were made feel most welcome by the gentleman on the... More 

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AranjuezHotelCR, Propietario at Aranjuez Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Nuala, Although you didn't stay with us, we wanted to thank you for sharing your unique experience with our staff. We are delighted to read that our team made your visit to Costa Rica memorable with all the courtesy that were extended to you. Here, at Hotel Aranjuez, we believe that people must be treated with respect and that... More 

Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2016

We stayed here twice, 1 night each time. The first night we were in the main building, quite a charming, more rustic room. The second time we stayed in one of the rooms across the road, which was much more like a standard hotel room. Both were clean. Reception staff were friendly and helpful. The location is great, about 10... More 

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Province of Guanacaste, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2016

Amazing food the rooms are so nice and the staff are just great with their clients! It has a bed and breakfast feeling but way nicer jaja. The breakfast was amazing their fruit is so fresh and nice! Aranjuez is the perfect place to stay for tourism, business and friends totally recommended!!

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AranjuezHotelCR, Propietario at Aranjuez Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Fequ68, Thank you so much for your 5 star review and kind words in regards to our staff and our breakfast. We put a lot of effort to make the Hotel Aranjuez one of the best options in San José. Each day, we prepare our buffet breakfast with fresh ingredients so our guests can begin their day full of... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel Aranjuez is located in San Jose and is surrounded by a tropical garden. Free breakfast buffet, free WiFi access and free private parking are available. Each room here features an authentic historic decor and will provide you with a cable TV, an outdoor seating area and a private bathroom with a bath or shower and a hairdryer. All rooms have a desk and a safety-deposit box. Our wonderfull Breakfast Buffet is also included. At Hotel Aranjuez you will find a 24-hour front desk, a garden and a terrace. Other facilities offered at the property include a tour desk, luggage storage and laundry facilities. The property offers free parking. The hotel is 1.1 km from Pre-Colombian Gold Museum, 1.2 km from National Theatre of Costa Rica and 1.4 km from Metropolitan Cathedral. Juan Santamaria International Airport is 16 km away. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Aranjuez Hotel

Address: 19th Street, Avenues 11 & 13, San Jose 2070, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of San Jose > San Jose Metro > San Jose
Price Range: $58 - $75 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Aranjuez Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 35
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Also Known As:
Aranjuez Hotel Costa Rica/San Jose
Hotel Style:
#2 Best Value Hotel in San Jose
#3 Green Hotel in San Jose
#7 Romantic Hotel in San Jose
#7 Family Hotel in San Jose
#10 Business Hotel in San Jose
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