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    Balmoral Hotel

    Central Avenue between 7th & 9th Street, San Jose 10110, Costa Rica
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    Overview
    • Excellent42%
    • Very good37%
    • Average15%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible3%
    Travellers talk about
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    “costa rica” (87 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Free Airport Transportation
    Room Service
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    Reviewed 25 August 2016

    Sharp hotel with all amenities and a very friendly staff with the best location in downtown San José, close to everything. Very large rooms, freshly renovated. I would recommend it to all. Honest pricing that is hard to beat in the area, especially since the...More

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    Response from Alessandra G, Guest Relations Manager at Balmoral HotelResponded 26 August 2016

    We very much appreciate you taking the time to write such a kind review. We are thrilled that your experience was a pleasant one. We look forward to hosting you very soon. Best regards, Alessandra

    Reviewed 25 August 2016

    Second time we stay at Hotel Balmoral, we field welcome. Good food, good room, very good price. Right in the center of San Jose City. Staff wonderful. Dessert very good, but very few to choose. Has security all the time.More

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    Response from Alessandra G, Guest Relations Manager at Balmoral HotelResponded 26 August 2016

    Grateful for such a wonderful review. Very happy to learn your experience with us has been enjoyable both in the hotel as in the restaurant. We value your trust in us. Thank you for recommending us. We hope to see you very soon. Best regards,...More

    Reviewed 25 August 2016

    I chose this hotel for it's location, and that part did not disappoint. It sat right on a busy shopping street with plenty to see and buy. People watching was interesting. It was close to many tourist attractions. The room itself was slightly outdated and...More

    Thank Renee H
    Response from Alessandra G, Guest Relations Manager at Balmoral HotelResponded 26 August 2016

    Thank you for posting a review. We are glad you took advantage of our prime location. We apologize for the 15 minute wait in the parking lot. We do hope you give us a second chance to make it up to you. Best regards, Alessandra

    Reviewed 24 August 2016

    This hotel is the heart of the city, around many casino's, shopping and restaurants. It has a great restaurant inside the hotel with a good menu. Its convenient to many things and several of the museums and area attractions.

    Thank Tim S
    Response from Alessandra G, Guest Relations Manager at Balmoral HotelResponded 26 August 2016

    Thank you so much for staying with us. We greatly appreciate your review. Hope to host you again. Best regards, Alessandra

    Reviewed 23 August 2016

    Reception, room, etc are all better than expected. Location is good. The cook serving for complement breakfast was not English speaker friendly. Hope that this will improved shortly, then I highly recommend to chose this hotel.

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    Response from Alessandra G, Guest Relations Manager at Balmoral HotelResponded 26 August 2016

    Glad we exceeded your expectations and that you highly recommend us. Most of our staff is bilingual. Hope you will stay with us on your next visit. Best regards, Alessandra

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Concierge
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 40 - US$ 139 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #9 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
    • Number of rooms
    • 113
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    Lyntr
    24 July 2017|
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    Response from lviola68 | Reviewed this property |
    I took a cab, sorry, and I didn't ask
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    11 July 2017|
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    Response from Colibm |
    Bb is breakfast buffet, bf is full breakfast.
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    23 April 2017|
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    Response from Alessandra G | Property representative |
    Hello, breakfast starts at six am and if you want to check in earlier I suggest you contact the hotel so they can personally see your date of arrival and reserved room to accommodate your needs. Kind regards, Alessandra
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