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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 14 February 2016

They had given away our room when we arrived, but David on the reception scrounged around and found us two rooms with a shared bathroom rather than the triple we had reserved. Both rooms were bright and clean, and one even had a table and chair, so that I could use my laptop in comfort. The next morning, they served...

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Karolinabv, Director General at Kaps Place, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for writing this detailed comment of our service and facilities. We are always looking for giving the best and the warmest welcoming to our guests. Thank you very much for enjoying all we offer. We are looking forward to have you as our guest in the near future. Pura vida!!! Muchas gracias!

Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 9 February 2016

Good stay. Had one issue with the people that work there's dog. It was barking and barking. So it is a must that you do not stay in "Zen House 6". I went and talked to the staff and it was sort of condescending about the barking until I actually brought them to the room (was not easy to get...

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Karolinabv, Director General at Kaps Place, responded to this review

Dear Guest:Thank you for sharing with us and TripAdvisor users your lodging experience at Kaps Place Hotel B&B. We are always aware of providing a warmth and efficient service. We’ll continue improving our service and trying always to please all our guests. We really sorry about the dogs that day... From all of us thank you very much. We look...

Reviewed 3 February 2016

Great place to start our adventure in Costa Rica. Super friendly and helpful staff. Very cute place in general. Great prices and they had a small kitchenette for cooking meals on your own time. Nice bathrooms and showers.

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Karolinabv, Director General at Kaps Place, responded to this review

Dear Casey, Thank you so much for your nice comment "GREAT START" and for sharing your experience at Kaps Place Hotel B&B with other travelers. We are very happy to know that you really enjoy your stay with us. We look forward to having you as our guest in the near future. PURA VIDA! MUCHAS GRACIAS!

Fond du Lac, Wisconsin
Reviewed 20 January 2016

Clean rooms and bathrooms, Comfortable beds, Safe, Good Coffee in the morning. Not far from the airport or the city. Free wifi in the lobby. Shared kitchen available to guest. Nice indoor/outdoor facility.

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Dear Guest: Thank you for sharing with us and TripAdvisor users your lodging experience at Kaps Place Hotel B&B. We are always aware of providing a warmth and efficient service. We’ll continue improving our service and trying always to please all our guests. From all of us thank you very much. We look forward to having you as our guest...

Glen Allen, Virginia
Reviewed 10 January 2016 via mobile

Amazing location, within walking distance of several local markets, museums, etc. nice beds, helpful staff, FANTASTIC breakfast. They have both "hostel style" rooms with 4 bunks and shared bathroom with other rooms, as well as some private rooms. Open air breakfast, cute decor, hammocks, games to play... Would definitely stay again.

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Karolinabv, Director General at Kaps Place, responded to this review

Dear Guest: Thank you very much for your comment about Kaps Place Hotel. It's nice to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and that you qualify our Breakfast as "FANTASTIC". We hope you visit us again. Have a nice day and thank you very much for your coment. Muchas gracias. Pura Vida!

Northfield, Minnesota
Reviewed 10 January 2016

While this isn't a 5 star facility, it is everything I was looking for. Clean, friendly, helpful and a great value. It was close to all the places I wanted to go and I could walk safely. I will definitely return next time I am in San Jose.

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Karolinabv, Director General at Kaps Place, responded to this review

Dear Linda, It's nice to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. We're always trying to improve and to make the hotel better. We'll continue working to improve our hotel service. Once again, thank you very much for your review and we hope to see you soon! Muchas gracias. Pura Vida!

Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 1 January 2016

Kaps Place is all we needed for our first and last nights in Costa Rica. Very well situated in San Jose, not just in the center but walking distance from what you want to see in that town when you have time to spend there (obviously not the purpose of a trip in Costa Rica, but worth the visit). The...

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Dear Guest: Thank you very much for your comment about Kaps Place Hotel. It's nice to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and that you qualify our hotel as a "Perfect place for starting / finishing a trip in San Jose". We hope you visit us again. Have a nice day and thank you very much for your...

Reviewed 6 December 2015 via mobile

Kaps is a nice and friendly place in the safe and quiet Aranjuez are of San Jose. The city center is within walking distance. We stayed in two rooms: the first one was on the first floor and had a window. This was a very good room. The second room was on the ground floor neighboring the communal area and...

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Karolinabv, Director General at Kaps Place, responded to this review

Dear Guest: Thank you very much for your comment about Kaps Place Hotel. It's nice to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. We're always trying to improve and to make the hotel better. About the room on the first floor, during the day is normal the noisy because is near of the common areas but we have the...

Reviewed 17 August 2015

I stayed here with my sister for 1 night and wished I had stayed longer! The staff were great and the room was clean and comfortable. The shower was the best I've had in Costa Rica! We loved being able to use the clean, well-equipped kitchen and eat in the open-air courtyard. Great breakfast buffet with lots of options. The...

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Dear Guest: We much appreciate your comments about Kaps Place Hotel B&B. For us is always important to know that your stay with us was enjoyable. All our staff is very proud of have providing you a memorable lodging experience at Hotel Kaps Place. We look forward to having you as our guest in the very near future. Muchas gracias!...

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Reviewed 16 August 2015 via mobile

Very friendly and helpful staff. Big and clean rooms with places to put your things. The hotel has neat design with an interesting lay out and typical Costa Rican decor! Not to mention the amazing breakfast!! Free coffee all day, use of computers, ping pong table, garden area, and many comfortable places to sit and relax.

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Dear Guest: Thank you very much for your nice commentary. We’re glad that you’ve enjoyed your stay at our hotel. We make a lot of efforts in making the Hotel Kaps Place a beautiful place to stay, quiet and confortable. The breakfast buffet is made by our staff everyday with fresh ingredients, so our customers can enjoy a natural and...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Microwave
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
An authentic Costa Rican family will host and meet your needs providing accommodation, travel agency & personalized services (Spanish lessons, Post Surgery Care & meals). A clean, safe, colorful & comfortable setting w/kitchens, 1st class beds, safety boxes, cable TV, hot water. Complimentary: breakfast buffet, tea, coffee, WiFi, internet access, luggage storage & VOIP calls to more than 60 countries. Walk to: downtown, Gold, Jade & National Museums, National Theater, Plaza de la Cultura, Bolivar Zoo & Central Market. No sexual tourism. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kaps Place

Address: 1142, Street 19 | Between Avenues 11 & 13 Barrio Aranjuez, San Jose 2000, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of San Jose > San Jose Metro > San Jose
Price Range: ₹ 2,422 - ₹ 3,601 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Kaps Place 2*
Number of rooms: 32
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Kap`s Place Hotel San Jose
Kaps Place San Jose
Kaps Place Hotel San Jose
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