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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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      2 adults
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          US$ 122
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          Overview
          • Excellent53%
          • Very good35%
          • Average9%
          • Poor2%
          • Terrible1%
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          “water slide” (12 reviews)
          “hot tub” (43 reviews)
          “balcony room” (9 reviews)
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          3.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 12 February 2015

          We stayed at Santo Tomas for two nights in the middle of our holiday and one night before returning to the airport. We loved it and would definitely return. The historic building has lots of character and the outside areas are cleverly designed to provide...More

          1  Thank lizsh
          Response from AdvisorHST, Owner at Hotel Santo TomasResponded 17 February 2015

          Hola Lizsh, What a great title , thank you so much for that! We have lots of couples to stay with us here and just relax, recharge and use us as their home base while traveling . The free baggage storage is used by many...More

          Reviewed 9 February 2015

          Our party of four booked two rooms at Hotel Santo Tomas for our two night stay in San Jose, after which we travelled to Cahuita for four nights. We were greeted and checked-in by Miguel, who was very pleasant and helpful with directions to some...More

          Thank AnneandBobZ
          Response from AdvisorHST, Owner at Hotel Santo TomasResponded 12 February 2015

          Hola Ann & Bob, Great having you all stay with us and return! As I said mi casa es su casa, the idea is that the guests of Hotel Santo Tomas have a memorable Costa Rica Vacation experience. Thank you so much for taking the...More

          Reviewed 8 February 2015

          We stayed here for our last night in Costa Rica after 3 weeks of travelling. It's a nice old colonial building with spacious rooms, it looks authentic. It wasn't the best hotel, it wasn't the worst. For San Jose price-quality was OK (although you might...More

          2  Thank Jeroen_Go
          Response from AdvisorHST, Owner at Hotel Santo TomasResponded 9 February 2015

          Hola Jeroen, It was nice meeting you both briefly and thank you for the review. I was sick on Saturday and even on Sunday morning, but I still went in as the same today Monday. I have had a chance to go back and review...More

          Reviewed 5 February 2015

          Beautiful historic old building (with an added new section). Dark woods, old tiles, a pool & Jacuzzi, nice furnishings... this place has a nice comfortable style and character to it. Most of the rooms are quite large... worth the little bit extra for the superior...More

          Thank Ron M
          Response from AdvisorHST, Owner at Hotel Santo TomasResponded 6 February 2015

          Ho Donroz, I love your line ( this place has a nice comfortable style and character to it) and the rest of your description is really well written . Thank You so much for that. We have lots of repeat clients here and these type...More

          Reviewed 5 February 2015

          Ok, so first off I only stayed here for one night. So my experience is very limited. Needed an affordable place to crash. Which is what I did get. I cant speak much to the location as I got here after 6 PM. Everything around...More

          Thank Priyu S
          Response from AdvisorHST, Owner at Hotel Santo TomasResponded 17 February 2015

          Priyu, WOW , what a review and after less than staying 12 hours in the hotel, this sure gives a boost to my competition. Thanks for your comments and I urge the reader to see your other reviews along with the 643 good ones we...More

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          • Pool
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Breakfast included
          • Room Service
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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          • Breakfast included
          • Concierge
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Room Service
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          • Pool
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Hot Tub
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          • US$ 43 - US$ 113 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • #1 Spa Hotel in San Jose
          • #3 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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          • 30
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Jane J
          How far are you from the airport?
          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
          Is there a shuttle to the airport and if not how much would a taxi cost?
          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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          TONI M
          Warm Smiles from Tallahassee Florida. I am going to Costa Rica with my 17 year old daughter Spring Break in March 2017. We are ending our Ecoterra Tour on March 13th to be dropped off at the airport in San Jose and from there I have to find my way to lodging and more activities for 2 more nights. I am looking for decent accommodations under $80 a night that will allow us to explore the area to entertain ourselves on the afternoon of the 13th and all day the 14th and get to the airport around 10am on the 15th. This Hotel looks intriguing and seems to point out we can walk to museums and do some trinket shopping safely during the day. I like that point allot. Do you know if a shuttle is available to and from this establishment? We are getting dropped off at the San Jose airport on the 13th around 2pm by Ecoterra and have to find our way to our lodging. I want to explore the San Jose area lightly the last 2 days we are in the Country. Is this location is the best for our needs? My big concern is we don't speak Spanish and will need to get from the San Jose airport and back to the San Jose airport. If the owner of this Hotel is an American Expat, my guess is he could help arrange that for us. I saw some place where it was a $30 fee to shuttle to and from the airport. How does one arrange for it? Can you please help me figure this out? Thanks
          4 January 2017|
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          Response from AdvisorHST | Property representative |
          I want to say thank you to every one that replied to her. Toni , we will be happy to assist you with what ever you need. Our location will provide you with what you are looking for. Cheers ! Thomas
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