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    Hotel Santo Tomas

    Avenue 7 Between Streets 3 and 5 | Barrio Amon, 250 meters west of INS Building, San Jose 10101, Costa Rica
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    Overview
    • Excellent53%
    • Very good35%
    • Average9%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
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    “water slide” (13 reviews)
    “costa rica” (165 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
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    1 - 5 of 838 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    The manager does a good job giving you a personalized experience - good food cooked for breakfast, lot of nice conversation and pointers on travel. Some of the items in the rooms need a little upgrade - especially in the bathroom. But overall, it was...More

    Thank badcafe
    Response from AdvisorHST, Owner at Hotel Santo TomasResponded 5 days ago

    Hi Badcafe, Cool TA name, not sure what it means. Glad to know you did not have any bad cafe here, we make sure it is no more than 20 minutes brewed and served : during the Free Hot Cooked Breakfast we serve by the...More

    Hotel's Favourite
    Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

    Our first time in CR so wanted to start off on the right foot. Trawled all the usual hotel reviews but was drawn to the HST because each and every review received a response from the owner. A sure sign (in my eyes) that here...More

    Thank 57JPC
    Response from AdvisorHST, Owner at Hotel Santo TomasResponded 8 August 2017

    Hola 57JPC, Just a great, very complete posting, that I am sure will be of great value to potential travelers. I love meeting and having a chat with our clients, have been doing it now for almost 28 years, love it ! So wonderful that...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    We absolutely loved our stay here at HST. We stayed here a couple of times on our trip, when we first landed in San Jose for a couple of days and our last night before we flew out. Great service, everyone was so friendly and...More

    Thank Sarah L
    Response from AdvisorHST, Owner at Hotel Santo TomasResponded 2 weeks ago

    Hola Sara, What a great review , Thank You ! Many of our clients do just what you did and use us for their travel base, we even have free baggage storage for our guests, makes it nice you don't have to carry around heavy...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    This is a great hotel with even greater staff. You're made to feel welcomed as soon as you enter. The staff were extremely helpful and happy. The place has a dated feel to it which I loved. The location was close to everything you needed....More

    Thank Julian G
    Response from AdvisorHST, Owner at Hotel Santo TomasResponded 5 days ago

    Hi Julian, Highly Recommended is as good as it gets - Thank You ! Most of our staff have been with us for many years and we are here to assist 24/7. Wonderful review and thank you so much for the five green dots! Happy...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Great staff, great owner, great food! Try out the jacuzzi at the top of the water slide. Lovely little space in the busy city. They are happy to help get you anywhere you need to go. Thanks for an excellent time.More

    Thank Katelynab8
    Response from AdvisorHST, Owner at Hotel Santo TomasResponded 3 weeks ago

    Hi Kately, Love it when our clients really use and enjoy that nice hot jacuzzi ! Many stay several nights to adjust , relax, recharge and gather some up to date info for their travels. Don't let the outside fool you, as you say: (...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
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    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hot Tub
    • Outdoor pool
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    • US$ 63 - US$ 103 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #1 Spa Hotel in San Jose
    • #4 Best Value Hotel in San Jose
    • #5 Romantic Hotel in San Jose
    • #6 Family Hotel in San Jose
    • #11 Business Hotel in San Jose
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 30
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    maria p
    30 August 2017|
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    Response from AdvisorHST | Property representative |
    Hi, yes , we have off street , secure parking for $11.30 US $ per day includes the 13% CR tax. Regular price in lots are $1.25 per hour. Thomas
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    Jane J
    11 April 2017|
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    Response from gtrot | Reviewed this property |
    If you want a hotel close to the airport (about 15 minutes 5km a bit longer to go back to airport in the morning) but quiet and pleasant try Hotel Aeropuerto . But if downtown is for you I would e-mail Hotel Tomas direct and... More
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    RussH595
    8 March 2017|
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    Response from AdvisorHST | Property representative |
    Hi Urber is the best now and there are avaliable 24/7 as well. If you don't feel comfortable with that I have taxis that have been working with me for over 25 years that are always here on time for the transfer. Costa is... More
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    "Room 5 was alcove-facing I think. 2Q beds, only 2 other rooms in alcove. But with window open, you'll..."
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    "Old rooms are nice and quaint. Handicap rooms available."
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    "Book through the hotel's website, rather than through an OTA. You'll get personal service and..."
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    "I believe that the interior rooms are quieter, but the second floor rooms have a sliding door that opens to a..."
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