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Santa Cruz, California
Reviewed 8 October 2016

This hotel made my stay very comfortable and welcoming! I enjoyed the location and how close it was to everything I wanted to see. It was helpful to have the information about tours and the airport shuttle as well. Comfortable room and delicious breakfast too!

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SilviaVargas, Gerente at Hotel Colonial, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. It is a pleasure for us that you have a good experience in our hotel, since that is our mission for every day. We hope to be your host again, some other time.

Vineland, New Jersey
Reviewed 5 October 2016

Everything about this hotel is great. The bedroom was amazing, spacious, beautiful, clean. The location was very convenient. The parking was a little more dificult but it was managable. Great restaurants and shopping across the right and near by. Coyldnt have asked for a better place to stay in this close to downtown.

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It is nice to know that you have a great experience with us, thank you for your comments, and we will continue on working to give our guest the best quality that we can.

Barcelona, Spain
Reviewed 12 September 2016

Easy place nice Pool nice Staff nice breakfast Good location, clean and confortable Room .facilities for check in and out Good prize and easy to find .not many Rooms so is not noisily I d recommended it

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SilviaVargas, Gerente at Hotel Colonial, responded to this review

Thanks a lot for your review, we are glad to hear that you have such a good experience and impression about us. We will continue working in the same path, to make our guest as comfortable as if they were in their own home.

San Diego, California
Reviewed 12 September 2016

I booked at Hotel Colonial before coming to San Jose. While the neighborhood is not so appealing, the hotel is a nice refuge from it. Its a charming place, well run, clean, and as I said, a sanctuary. I talked a lot with the young woman at the front desk, who was friendly, knowledgable, and spoke English pretty well. WiFi...

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We really appreciate your comments, thank you so much for writing a review. We are glad that you feel so good at our hotel, and that our staff was friendly and helpful, because we are her to satisfy our guests needs. We are going to check on the WiFi, about the problem you pointed out.

Costa Rica
Reviewed 10 September 2016

This was a lovely little hotel and not being the fault of their own the sad thing was the noise. We are not quite sure what it was but all night long there was a horn blowing just a street away that sounded much like a train; this combined with local construction of a jack hammer during the night made...

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SilviaVargas, Gerente at Hotel Colonial, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your comments. It is good to know that you like our hotel in general, and that our staff help you with everything you needed, and that the room, breakfast, location and pool were good enough for you. It is a shame that you have a bad experience with the noise, that is a consequence of...

Naples, Italy
Reviewed 6 September 2016

This small hotel in colonial style is well restored and kept. It has a nice patio with a pool and a pool bar. Rooms upstairs has a view on San Jose roofs and surroundings. Everything in San Jose is at walking distance. Breakfast is just fine, with plenty of fresh fruits and natural juices, local rice and beans, toasted bread,...

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We are really happy that we could help you in everything you needed, because that is our mission for every customer. We will continue working to give our guests the best experience.

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 September 2016

The hotel is in a great central location. The staff were very friendly and helpful, and spoke good English. The area was however quite noisy due to traffic with much horn tooting. The breakfast was fine.

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Thank you so much for taking the time to review us. It helps us improve our services. It is nice to know that you had a good stay in our hotel, and we are looking for some ways to isolate the street noise.

Reviewed 15 August 2016

- the building looks very nice (unlike the getto-looking buildings next door), I checked it out because it caught my attention - gorgeous lobby, administrator speaks English, free candies at the reception =) - you can exchange you currency at the very good rate right in a lobby - you can pay for the room in colones or dollars -...

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Agradecemos mucho el haberse tomado el tiempo para calificarnos, pues estas críticas nos motivan a mejorar cada día, para que...

Eppstein, Germany
Reviewed 14 August 2016

I stayed at the Hotel Colonial for three nights in July 2016 with my husband and two boys, ten and almost two years old, at the beginning of our tour of Costa Rica. Our room was on the ground floor, facing the courtyard. The hotel is perfectly located with many restaurants across the street or around the corner and most...

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Es un placer que haya tenido una experiencia tan agradable con nosotros, y que hayamos hecho posible que su estancia...

Sint-Amands
Reviewed 9 August 2016

Great start for visiting costa Rica. near the centre . Great restaurants in the neighbourhood. Friendly personal. Clean rooms, and ok breakfast. We really wood recommend it for a stay in San Jose. Greetings

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Agradecemos mucho su comentario. Realmente nos inspira a seguir mejorando el hecho de que haya tenido una experiencia placentera con...

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  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Additional Information about Hotel Colonial

Address: Calle 11, Avenidas 2 y 6 | Behind La Soledad Cathedral, San Jose 10106, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of San Jose > San Jose Metro > San Jose
Price Range: ₹ 4,570 - ₹ 6,616 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Colonial 3*
Number of rooms: 17
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Colonial Hotel San Jose
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#20 Business Hotel in San Jose
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“Standard room with matrimonial bed very confortable ”
 of 5 bubbles gloriagavioli, 14 Jan 2017 | Read review
“There is not elevator so you will carry your things up stairs if you get a room on the second or third floor. As is customary in many hotels in Costa Rica, there are no washcloths in the room; be prepared to bring your own or shower without one. ”
 of 5 bubbles meroundt, 7 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Rooms at front will be very noisy because overlook busy road.”
 of 5 bubbles 322lizzieb, 5 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Only four of the 17 rooms have a/c...rooms facing the interior courtyard avoid noise from the very busy street.”
 of 5 bubbles BBinSEA, 8 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Perfect room. Bedding was great, the views from the balcony were amazing”
 of 5 bubbles 961olgar, 4 Oct 2016 | Read review
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