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Barcelona, Spain
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Easy place nice Pool nice Staff nice breakfast Good location, clean and confortable Room .facilities for check in and out Good prize and easy to find .not many Rooms so is not noisily I d recommended it

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SilviaVargas, Gerente at Hotel Colonial, responded to this review

Thanks a lot for your review, we are glad to hear that you have such a good experience and impression about us. We will continue working in the same path, to make our guest as comfortable as if they were in their own home. More 

San Diego, California
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I booked at Hotel Colonial before coming to San Jose. While the neighborhood is not so appealing, the hotel is a nice refuge from it. Its a charming place, well run, clean, and as I said, a sanctuary. I talked a lot with the young woman at the front desk, who was friendly, knowledgable, and spoke English pretty well. WiFi... More 

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SilviaVargas, Gerente at Hotel Colonial, responded to this review

We really appreciate your comments, thank you so much for writing a review. We are glad that you feel so good at our hotel, and that our staff was friendly and helpful, because we are her to satisfy our guests needs. We are going to check on the WiFi, about the problem you pointed out. More 

Costa Rica
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a lovely little hotel and not being the fault of their own the sad thing was the noise. We are not quite sure what it was but all night long there was a horn blowing just a street away that sounded much like a train; this combined with local construction of a jack hammer during the night made... More 

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SilviaVargas, Gerente at Hotel Colonial, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your comments. It is good to know that you like our hotel in general, and that our staff help you with everything you needed, and that the room, breakfast, location and pool were good enough for you. It is a shame that you have a bad experience with the noise, that is a consequence of... More 

Naples, Italy
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This small hotel in colonial style is well restored and kept. It has a nice patio with a pool and a pool bar. Rooms upstairs has a view on San Jose roofs and surroundings. Everything in San Jose is at walking distance. Breakfast is just fine, with plenty of fresh fruits and natural juices, local rice and beans, toasted bread,... More 

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SilviaVargas, Gerente at Hotel Colonial, responded to this review

We are really happy that we could help you in everything you needed, because that is our mission for every customer. We will continue working to give our guests the best experience. More 

London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel is in a great central location. The staff were very friendly and helpful, and spoke good English. The area was however quite noisy due to traffic with much horn tooting. The breakfast was fine.

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SilviaVargas, Gerente at Hotel Colonial, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to review us. It helps us improve our services. It is nice to know that you had a good stay in our hotel, and we are looking for some ways to isolate the street noise. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2016

- the building looks very nice (unlike the getto-looking buildings next door), I checked it out because it caught my attention - gorgeous lobby, administrator speaks English, free candies at the reception =) - you can exchange you currency at the very good rate right in a lobby - you can pay for the room in colones or dollars -... More 

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SilviaVargas, Gerente at Hotel Colonial, responded to this review
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Agradecemos mucho el haberse tomado el tiempo para calificarnos, pues estas críticas nos motivan a mejorar cada día, para que... More 

Eppstein, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2016

I stayed at the Hotel Colonial for three nights in July 2016 with my husband and two boys, ten and almost two years old, at the beginning of our tour of Costa Rica. Our room was on the ground floor, facing the courtyard. The hotel is perfectly located with many restaurants across the street or around the corner and most... More 

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SilviaVargas, Gerente at Hotel Colonial, responded to this review
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Es un placer que haya tenido una experiencia tan agradable con nosotros, y que hayamos hecho posible que su estancia... More 

Sint-Amands
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2016

Great start for visiting costa Rica. near the centre . Great restaurants in the neighbourhood. Friendly personal. Clean rooms, and ok breakfast. We really wood recommend it for a stay in San Jose. Greetings

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SilviaVargas, Gerente at Hotel Colonial, responded to this review
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Agradecemos mucho su comentario. Realmente nos inspira a seguir mejorando el hecho de que haya tenido una experiencia placentera con... More 

Borup, Denmark
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2016

Nice clean rooms at a nice hotel with a Little pool. Very friendly staff. The wifi was not good and there was a lot of noise from cars and busses in the streets. The location is perfect. The breakfast was boring.

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SilviaVargas, Gerente at Hotel Colonial, responded to this review
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Agradecemos el tomarse su tiempo para escribirnos sus comentarios, pues eso nos ayuda a mejorar. Vamos a revisar la situación... More 

Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2016

A recommended choice to stay in San José city centre. All facilities you need are available, a small pool included. Good location to start your explore of the city. Centre and musea within walking distance. Good price and quality, especially because travelling in Costa Rica is not really cheap.

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Muchas gracias por sus lindos comentarios. Es siempre un placer saber que nuestros huéspedes tienen una experiencia placentera con nosotros,... More 

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Airport Transportation
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We're your perfect hosts for a restful vacation in cozy surroundings, a restored neocolonial building nearly a century old. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Colonial

Address: Calle 11, Avenidas 2 y 6 | Behind La Soledad Cathedral, San Jose 10106, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of San Jose > San Jose Metro > San Jose
Price Range: $57 - $85 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Colonial 3*
Number of rooms: 17
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Also Known As:
Colonial Hotel San Jose
Hotel Colonial Costa Rica/San Jose
Hotel Style:
#20 Business Hotel in San Jose
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