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“Great brand new hotel a gem in San Jose”

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Holiday Inn San Jose-Escazu
Ranked #7 of 14 Hotels in Escazu
Certificate of Excellence
Atlanta, Georgia
Level 5 Contributor
54 reviews
27 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
“Great brand new hotel a gem in San Jose”
Reviewed July 14, 2011

I stayed at this hotel in June to try it out as it is San Jose's newest hotel. From the moment I walked in I fell in love with everything, the rooms, the decor, the service. Very well located near the shopping mall and office buildings, this hotel was perfect in every way. The staff was very attentive and very knowledgeable. Highly recommend this hotel.

  • Stayed June 2011, traveled on business
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Reviewed June 28, 2011

My brother and I stayed 4 nights and chose the Esczu because it is next door to the hospital where my brother had appointments. He was not well the whole time there, and the hotel staff were all so kind and thoughtful, and made us feel as much at home as possible. We had most of our meals in the hotel, and they were all very well prepared and delicious. The hotel itself is quite new and the rooms were very nicely done and comfortable. We especially loved all the pillows!

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Reviewed June 19, 2011

We stayed for two nights at the Holiday Inn in Escazu with our young children in a two room Suite. Room was spotless, comfortable, and large. This is a brand new property and nothing like the traditional Holiday Inn you would find in the US. It is conveniently located next to PriceSmart, Multiplaza, and NovaCinema. Although I noticed most of the clientele were businessmen/women, the staff was extremely accommodating and friendly with our youngest, a noisy two year old. We ordered room service for dinner one night and were pleased with the food, and the open air 5th floor pool/lounge area is a nice touch. Will definitely return!

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Additional Information about Holiday Inn San Jose-Escazu

Property: Holiday Inn San Jose-Escazu
Address: Contiguo Hospital Cima, Plaza Tempo | Avenida Prospero Fernandez, Escazu, Escazu, Costa Rica (Formerly Los Laureles)
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Location: Costa Rica > Province of San Jose > San Jose Metro > Escazu
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#6 Romantic Hotel in Escazu
#6 Business Hotel in Escazu
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Holiday Inn San Jose-Escazu 3.5*
Number of rooms: 160
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Location The new Holiday Inn San José – Escazú is strategically located in the most upscale business, residential and commercial zone in Escazú, in the Prospero Fernandez Highway, next to Cima Hospital and Plaza Tempo, a multi-purpose development that includes a corporate center and a shopping arcade.Rooms and Suites Holiday Inn San José –Escazú is the first of its kind in the country. It has been designed with the latest in environmentally friendly technology, security, energy efficiency and water savings. It has 160 comfortable rooms, 2 modern suites and 16 rooms specially adapted for the physically challenged meeting ADA requirements. All the rooms offer the following services and benefits:• Free buffet breakfast and 10 Mb symmetrical WiFi. • Free local calls, Safety deposit box for laptop.• Two phones with voice mail. • Spacious desk with ergonomic seat.• Eco-model 37” television and Cable TV with 87 channels.• Luxury Simmons® beds with choice of pillow. • I-Home clock radio. • Iron and board, Coffee maker, Hairdryer and individual AC. • Bath & Body Works amenities.• Full sprinkler system and flame-proof furnishings.• Laundry, parking, gym and business center.Fogo Restaurant A contemporary, refined ambiance with meticulous service will enhance your dining enjoyment in our restaurant, offering international and local specialties and a full breakfast, lunch and dinner service. Acqua Lounge Bar The perfect place to enjoy premium brand liquors, cocktails and marinated snacks. You will love our selection of gourmet coffees and delicious pastries. Meeting and Banquet Rooms: For social or business events, Holiday Inn San José – Escazú offers 8 modern and functional meeting spaces to professionally attend from 5 up to 150 people with high service standards and technology. We look forward to welcoming you to the new Holiday Inn San José – Escazú for a genuinely enjoyable and green stay; you’ll make and feel the difference. ... more   less 
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