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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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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    Free Airport Transportation
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    Reviewed 16 May 2016

    I live about an hour away & have stayed here many times when I have late weekend meetings. The location, rooms and amenities are great so I usually enjoy my stay. Unfortunately I have experienced terrible customer service from the reception staff on multiple occasions,...More

    Thank Patrick S
    Reviewed 10 May 2016 via mobile

    We spent one night at Balmoral, left the next day for a week in Tortugeuro. It was fine, nothing wrong but wasn't too impressed. After Tortugeuro we spent 3 nights. Stayed on the 3rd floor, the room was larger, newer beds, fresher look and smell...More

    Thank angelndskys12
    Response from Alessandra G, Guest Relations Manager at Balmoral HotelResponded 12 May 2016

    Delighted to learn we exceeded your expectations and that your trip was a lovely one. It was a pleasure serving you and we hope to see you soon again. Thank you for the trust. Best regards

    Reviewed 5 May 2016

    Great location. Friendly staff. Parking. Would recommend. One of the best in the downtown area. Safe. Full amenities Restaurant on site with Buffet breakfast. Have stayed there twice. Close to shopping areasMore

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    Response from Alessandra G, Guest Relations Manager at Balmoral HotelResponded 5 May 2016

    Thank you for the trust deposited on us. We very much appreciate your comments and are delighted to hear you had such a great experience both in the hotel and restaurant. Great that you took advantage of our privilege position for your shopping needs! Hope...More

    Reviewed 4 May 2016

    Our initial impression of the hotel was good and parking options there were nice. But the A/C in our room squeaked the whole time and never got any cooler than 73°. In the morning before leaving for the airport I went to take a shower...More

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    Response from Alessandra G, Guest Relations Manager at Balmoral HotelResponded 5 May 2016

    I am so sorry you had this unfortunate experience. Would you be so kind as to write me an email letting me know which room you atayed in so we can fix the a/c and the problem with the water. I assure you it is...More

    Reviewed 30 April 2016

    Clean, safe and right downtown. Enjoyed the restaurant, bar and service. Parking was off street and guarded, so even the car was safe. Rooms are a bit small and they could use coffee makers in the rooms. But breakfast made up for the inconvenience. Overall...More

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    Response from Alessandra G, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Balmoral HotelResponded 3 May 2016

    Very much appreciate your review here in Trip Advisor. We are glad you had a pleasant stay with us and that you were able to enjoy the many services our hotel offers. We surely hope to see you soon again. Best regards

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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$ 37 - US$ 125 (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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    • San Jose
    • Also Known As
    • Balmoral Hotel San Jose
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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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    Murielle C
    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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