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Ave 5 and 7 calle 40 Sabana Este, San Jose 10108 Costa Rica
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#39 of 87 hotels in San Jose
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We are committed to creating a unique concept, away from the big chain schemes, preserving the style and family hospitality! Everything is in the details! Our daily goal is to offer every guest a unique and different service that contains elements of our Costa Rican culture while learning more about our traditions and customs! We are the best option for family travel, business or pleasure. Considering the needs of our guests the authentic Hotel, offers pool areas, restaurant and parking. Authentic Hotel is a destination city, with a family atmosphere that highlights the charisma of Costa Rica
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Free private parking nearby
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Free breakfast
Patio
Children's television networks
Car hire
Conference facilities
Secured parking
Wifi
Pool / beach towels
Outdoor pool
Bar / lounge
Restaurant
Breakfast available
Breakfast buffet
Happy hour
Kid-friendly buffet
Kids' meals
Special diet menus
Banquet room
Meeting rooms
Baggage storage
Concierge
Non-smoking hotel
Sun loungers / beach chairs
24-hour front desk
Laundry service
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Blackout curtains
Air conditioning
Desk
Housekeeping
Room service
Cable / satellite TV
Flatscreen TV
Bath / shower
Safe
Telephone
Wardrobe / closet
Clothes rack
Laptop safe
Private bathrooms
Wake-up service / alarm clock
Hair dryer
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Languages Spoken
English, Spanish
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tlsgreen wrote a review Jan 16
Jacksonville, Florida138 contributions31 helpful votes
Stayed at Hotel Autentico on both sides of our trip. When we arrived it was an easy Taxie drive from the airport and then at the end of our trip we stayed there before returning to the airport. The rooms are clean and roomy. The staff was always in masks and there are hand sanitizing stations everywhere. The staff was fantastic, always making sure we had everything we needed. There is a dining room in the hotel that overlooks the pool with tables out by the pool. The food is good and the staff again was very pleasant. Would recommend for anyone that is coming in and out of San Jose.
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Date of stay: January 2021
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Room Tip: Ask for a room with a view, they have some beautiful areas with a view.
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Response from Melissa Chaves, Administración de ingresos at Autentico Hotel
Responded 2 days ago
Thanks for your awesome review, ho happy you had a great time with us
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STLTraveleress wrote a review Jan 8
McKinney, Texas3 contributions2 helpful votes
The good: staff, prompt service, decent location between airport and heart of the city, grocery very close by, common areas appear clean, windows can be opened The not so good: sound carries between rooms and room door, overall appearance of rooms ok but in need of maintenance, rooms are dark, bedding is only sheets, no topper of any kind, very limited breakfast in lieu of buffet (buffet still available at other nearby hotels)
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Date of stay: December 2020
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Trip type: Traveled on business
Room Tip: All but a few 2nd floor rooms face another room. To get more light, you give up privacy.
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Response from Melissa Chaves, Administración de ingresos at Autentico Hotel
Responded 1 week ago
Hello STLTraveleress, We highly appreciate your comments on your recent stay at our hotel. We work very hard every day to provide the best service. We are sorry we did not succeed your expectations. Your feedback is extremely valuable to us. Thanks, for choosing us and taking the time to review us. We hope to offer our service to you in the future, one more time. Regards,
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Tara K wrote a review Mar 2020
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Wonderful place to stay. The staff are so friendly and welcoming they make you feel like you are staying with friends. The food is amazing. The rooms are beautiful and clean and the bed is very comfortable. Beautiful pool. Great location. Airport shuttle very convenient. Highly recommended staying here.
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Date of stay: March 2020Trip type: Traveled solo
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Response from Melissa C, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Autentico Hotel
Responded Mar 9, 2020
Thanks for your awesome review, ho happy you had a great time with us
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Sandra R wrote a review Feb 2020
7 contributions9 helpful votes
Room clean but just up the stairs from restraurant,people shouting in the corridor from 4.00am slaming doors and on mobile phones.reported this to reception but were not really interested. We stayed at the Best western a few weeks ago,which was far superior to this hotel.
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Date of stay: February 2020Trip type: Traveled as a couple
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Response from Melissa C, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Autentico Hotel
Responded Feb 26, 2020
Hello, Thank you for your review, we do apologize we did not succeed your expectations. We work hard every day to improve the hospitality we offer, the recommendations of our guests are always welcome. Best regards,
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Na0mi90 wrote a review Jan 2020
Bangkok, Thailand6 contributions1 helpful vote
We where here for a couple of nights and it was really good. The room is fine, shower is really good (in the EU there are hotels with worse showers:)), good hairdryer(also nice for the ladies:)). Breakfast was also really good and friendly, helpful staff!
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Date of stay: January 2020Trip type: Traveled as a couple
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Response from Melissa C, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Autentico Hotel
Responded Jan 3, 2020
Hello Na0mi90, Thanks for your great review, so happy you liked your room, hope we see you back soon. Regards
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PRICE RANGE
$64 - $86 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
Costa RicaProvince of San JoseSan Jose MetroSan Jose
NUMBER OF ROOMS
81
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Frequently Asked Questions about Autentico Hotel
Which popular attractions are close to Autentico Hotel?
Nearby attractions include Museo de Arte Costarricense (0.3 miles), Parque La Sabana (0.5 miles), and Correos de Costa Rica (0.3 miles).
What are some of the property amenities at Autentico Hotel?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, free breakfast, and a pool.
Which room amenities are available at Autentico Hotel?
Top room amenities include air conditioning, a flat screen TV, and blackout curtains.
What food & drink options are available at Autentico Hotel?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast, an on-site restaurant, and a lounge during their stay.
Is parking available at Autentico Hotel?
Yes, free private parking nearby and secured parking are available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Autentico Hotel?
Conveniently located restaurants include Park Cafe, Restaurante Grano de Oro, and Aqui Es.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Autentico Hotel?
Yes, guests have access to a pool during their stay.
Does Autentico Hotel offer any business services?
Yes, it conveniently offers meeting rooms, a banquet room, and conference facilities.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at Autentico Hotel?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English and Spanish.
Are there any historical sites close to Autentico Hotel?
Many travelers enjoy visiting Teatro Nacional Costa Rica (1.4 miles), Ruinas de Ujarras (2.3 miles), and Chepeteando/ San José a pie (1.3 miles).
Is Autentico Hotel accessible?
Yes, it offers wheelchair access and reduced mobility rooms. For specific inquiries, we recommend calling ahead to confirm.