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Reading, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 1 April 2014

Great place to stay for the night you fly in and out of San Jose. Clean, cheap and the staff are super friendly, knowledgable and helpful getting things organized that you night need. Harely arranged our car rental for us with no hastle. And Carlos was very helpful with the paperwork we had to fill out for USA taxes that...

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HotelIndigoCR, Guest Service Executive at Hotel Holiday Inn Express San Jose Forum Costa Rica, responded to this review

Dear CorinneL, Thank you for your kind review! We are delighted that you had a good stay at our Hotel. We are very happy that our team was able to provide such great service during your stay. Thank you for staying with us and allowing us to take care of you and we look forward to being able to do...

Palm Springs, California
Reviewed 20 March 2014

This hotel is quiet, comfortable, clean, budget friendly and staff friendly. What more can you ask for? Ok, so they do have an exercise room too. Oh yes, the Internet was available and FAST. I couldn't believe it was a hotel connection! We didn't try the restaurant but did walk into it to see what they had to offer for...

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HotelIndigoCR, Guest Service Executive at Hotel Holiday Inn Express San Jose Forum Costa Rica, responded to this review

Dear avanti43, Thank you so much for your wonderful review. We are very proud of the consistent service provided during your recent stay at our hotel. Do not hesitate to contact us for your next stay, it would be our pleasure invite you to enjoy our tasteful breakfast ! Best regards, Ingrid Alfonso Guest Service Executive

Sheffield
Reviewed 10 March 2014

We stayed here overnight on arrival and again on departure when touring Costa Rica. It was lovely to relax by the pool with a cocktail and catch up on emails on the free computers in the lobby before enjoying some bottles of cold Imperial beer and a tasty, nicely-presented meal in the restaurant. We had two large comfy beds in...

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HotelIndigoCR, Guest Service Executive at Hotel Holiday Inn Express San Jose Forum Costa Rica, responded to this review

Dear Yorkshirecat56, Thank you very much for your lovely comment. We are happy to hear your stay with us was a great beginning and ending of your trip to our country. We will be sure to share your kind words in the next meeting with our staff. We are sorry for the inconvenience you had with the noisy visitors, we...

Yuma, Arizona
Reviewed 28 February 2014 via mobile

The receptionist Ivannia was so helpful. We arrived on a very early flight and she managed to get us checked-in after we explored the area. The hotel is modern and very clean. There is a Fresh Market across the street and several good restaurants in walking distance. It is a ways from the airport and they do not provide shuttle.

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HotelIndigoCR, Guest Service Executive at Hotel Holiday Inn Express San Jose Forum Costa Rica, responded to this review

Dear Arb85 Thank you very much for your kind review, we are glad to hear you enjoyed your stay in our Hotel and neighborhood. We will be sure to pass your kind words along to our team, specially to Ivannia. For our guests we count with transportation service 24 hour provided by a private company. We look forward to your...

Austin, Texas
Reviewed 18 February 2014

Very helpful and friendly staff. Comfortable beds and rooms, the pillows and beds were soft and cozy. Good food. You can walk to grocery stores and restaurants. Fast wi-fi. It was pleasant to come back to civilization after three days in the jungle at Puerto Viejo. It is a brand new and modern hotel in an upscale neighborhood of San...

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HotelIndigoCR, Guest Service Executive at Hotel Holiday Inn Express San Jose Forum Costa Rica, responded to this review

Dear elise s, Thank you very much for taking the time to write this kind review. We already passed it to our team that appreciates your evaluation of the efforts to make a pleasant and comfortable stay for you. We are happy to hear that our hotel is conveniently located, and that our vibrant neighborhood offers a variety of places...

Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 17 February 2014

Stayed at this hotel for the last night of my Costa Rican surfing trip and it was the best we could possibly have done, the location was amazing close to restaurants, shops, gas stations and the highway. Also a ten minutes drive from the airport. The Hotel is new so every room is very comfortable, clean, fresh and modern, the...

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HotelIndigoCR, Guest Service Executive at Hotel Holiday Inn Express San Jose Forum Costa Rica, responded to this review

Dear Playero 1984, Thank you very much for recommending our hotel. We are very happy to hear you had a good experience visiting our Hotel and neighborhood. Specially, our restaurant team is very proud of having delivered you an unforgettable service before you leave Costa Rica. We are delighted to hear your appreciations about our efforts to deliver a pleasant...

Tubingen, Germany
Reviewed 4 February 2014

The hotel seems to be rather new. Rooms are modern and clean. Windows are strange - you cannot open these, hence fresh air is only coming form aircondition. Minibar overpriced, WIFI good and free. Breakfast good if you get up very early, not so good anymore if you get up a litle later. Good coffee but not hot... Service: space...

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HotelIndigoCR, Guest Service Executive at Hotel Holiday Inn Express San Jose Forum Costa Rica, responded to this review

Dear Paetmi, We appreciate your review, thank you for the time you had to write it and share your experience in your recent visit to our Hotel. We are happy to hear that you noticed that our hotel seems rather new after five years of a successful operation, this reflects the effort of our entire team to keep high standards...

Park City, Utah
Reviewed 26 January 2014

It is rare a hotel gets five stars, everything has to go perfectly and it did. Not a single complaint, the computers were free, fast. The front desk guy Frederick was exceptional and took the time to draw out an elaborate map. Accross the street is a market where you can walk and get snacks. We got 71 for price...

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HotelIndigoCR, Guest Service Executive at Hotel Holiday Inn Express San Jose Forum Costa Rica, responded to this review

Dear Dolldetails, Thank you very much for your kind comments, we make sure to pass them on to our entire team that has worked to make your stay pleasant. We are happy that our Front Desk team assured that you had the necessary at that moment of your journey in Costa Rica and you could appreciate their efforts. We look...

Boise, Idaho
Reviewed 16 January 2014

We chose this hotel as our first and last stop for travel to Costa Rica. Happily, it was everything we wanted, and more. The rooms were spotless, the staff was friendly and professional, the facilities were super clean, and the whole building even smelled nice, instead of that dreaded industrial cleaner scent you encounter so often in the states. We...

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HotelIndigoCR, Guest Service Executive at Hotel Holiday Inn Express San Jose Forum Costa Rica, responded to this review

Dear Cindy S, Thank you very much for your review, we are very happy to know that you enjoyed your stay at our Hotel. We will be sure to share your comments with our team, especially with Housekeeping who cares about having immaculate rooms for our guests. We are glad you could also enjoy our neighborhood, now with greater variety...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 January 2014

We stayed at the Indigo on our way to scuba diving in Cocos and really loved our "short but sweet" stay. The rooms are very well-appointed and the bed was a real delight ! It's a bit far from San Jose town centre but we were told that was best avoided. There are plenty of inexpensive, quick restaurants and shops...

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HotelIndigoCR, Guest Service Executive at Hotel Holiday Inn Express San Jose Forum Costa Rica, responded to this review

Dear Lucia K, Happy New Year! Thank you for recommending us! We are glad to hear about your short and pleasant stay at our Hotel. It will be our pleasure to be your host in your next trip to Costa Rica! Pura Vida! Ingrid Alfonso Guest Service Executive

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Accessible rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Room Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located less than 7 miles away from the San Juan Santamaría Airport, the Holiday Inn Express(R) San Jose Forum Hotel has something to offer to every guest. Our convenient location gives you an easy access to business complex Forum 1 and 2, and the industrial zone where major companies such as Ultra Park, Global Park and the prestigious corporate center Plaza Roble are located. Discover the city and visit San José Downtown, home to plenty of museums, shopping malls and colorful markets. Amaze yourself with the architecture of the San José National Museum and admire the Metropolitan Cathedral. At night, enjoy the fast paced nightlife of the city. After a long day, release the stress in the fitness center or at the heated outdoor pool. Relax in the comfortable guestrooms with complimentary Wi-Fi and, later on, enjoy a delicious meal in one of the 37 restaurants within walking distance where you can enjoy the great taste of San Jose's cuisine. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Holiday Inn Express San Jose Forum Costa Rica

Address: Del Centro Empresarial Forum 2 | 150 Mts. Sur y 50 Mts. Oeste, Santa Ana 10903, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of San Jose > San Jose Metro > Santa Ana
Price Range: ₹ 5,041 - ₹ 8,737 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Holiday Inn Express San Jose Forum Costa Rica 4*
Number of rooms: 100
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