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Balmoral Hotel

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  • Average15%
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
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Hi, A simple hôtel but ideally situed in down town, near the restaurants, places ... good breakfast. Rate a room behind for less noise The room are simple but you 've got all the commodities and the beds are really good for sleeping after 11h...More

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Reviewed 21 July 2017

Great location hotel in center of San Jose. Close to museums and shopping. The hotel is clean and has a popular restaurant where you can people watch on the walking street in front of hotel. I enjoyed my stay and will return.

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1  Thank Bob G
Response from Alessandra G, Guest Relations Manager at Balmoral HotelResponded 4 August 2017

Thank you for your kind review. We are overjoyed to learn you will visit again. We are so glad you enjoyed your experience with us. We hope you take good memories of San José. Thank you! Best regards, Alessandra

Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel was chosen for us by Gate 1 Travel. The environment around the reception area could be cleaner. We stayed three times at this hotel on our trip. first and third night on the 2nd floor. No hot water: I had them come to...More

1  Thank Fred M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Hotel in the centre of San Jose which is not a pleasant area specially at night.. Stayed there for a meeting and did not had a good experience. Room on first floor was extremely noisy....Room smelled horrible and was not well cleaned. Downstairs restaurant is...More

1  Thank FilipadeCastro
Reviewed 1 week ago

only negative was the lady who worked in the kitchen making breakfast, very rude to us. We asked for fresh eggs because the ones in the pan were green also served us ice cold pancakes we asked to make us something hot and fresh she...More

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Breakfast included
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Business Centre with Internet Access
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Room Service
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$ 78 - US$ 128 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#7 Family Hotel in San Jose
#14 Business Hotel in San Jose
#17 Romantic Hotel in San Jose
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 78 - US$ 128 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#7 Family Hotel in San Jose
#14 Business Hotel in San Jose
#17 Romantic Hotel in San Jose
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Kristin W
5 February 2018|
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No. I had to arrange private transportation.
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Michelin B
31 January 2018|
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Do you mean excursion pricing? Have you contacted the hotel? Generally, the excursion prices are rather similar between various distributors in Costa Rica, you can check them on the internet. Sometimes there are... More
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"Check the rooms for hot water before accepting. Expect that the card key may not work and you may need to get..."
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"Opt for an upgraded room if not on a tight budget."
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"Stay off the main street. Eventhough l love the noise from the hustle and bustle."
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"Even though you downtown located rooms are very quiet."
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