The common areas of the hotel were totally lovely! The bar, restaurant, lobby, computer area were beautiful. We booked 2 rooms booked for 2 separate nights as part of a package. The first night we had a standard room which was on the 4th floor. The room was clean and modern and pretty standard. Closet was HUGE! The second night was several nights later. The hotel gave us an upgraded room on the 2nd floor. It was absolutely lovely! Being our first time in San Jose the streets en route to the hotel were a little iffy looking but having a secure parking area with a 24 hour attendant was appreciated.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- The Hotel Full of Life, Where Everything is Within Reach! The Balmoral is a lively, full service, landmark hotel located on the famous Central Avenue in the historical and vibrant heart of downtown San Jose, Costa Rica and only 10 miles away from Juan Santamaria International Airport (SJO). The Balmoral is ideal for both leisure and business travelers. Within walking distance of the hotel, you will find San Jose's main art, cultural, financial, government and historical landmarks, as well as some of city's best entertainment, shopping, and healthcare facilities. From the hotel, you can also take a wide variety of one-day tours to discover Costa Rica's natural beauties. ... more less
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- Also Known As:
- Balmoral Hotel San Jose
- Balmoral Hotel Costa Rica/San Jose