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    Hotel Santo Tomas

    Avenue 7 Between Streets 3 and 5 | Barrio Amon, 250 meters west of INS Building, San Jose 10101, Costa Rica
    011 506 2255 0448
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    Reviewed 8 November 2014 via mobile

    This hotel is awful. The rooms on the 1st floor are dark and shabby -- broken curtains that had to be open and closed with an old rod with a hook taped to the end, lamps with electrical tape wrapped around the plugs which sparked,...More

    Thank Willp396
    Response from AdvisorHST, Owner at Hotel Santo TomasResponded 12 November 2014

    Hi Will, I apologize you did not like the hotel policies. Having someone you just met going to your room unregistered guest room is a big security risk for you and the hotel. I have had many guests robbed and even drugged in a client’s...More

    Reviewed 3 November 2014

    The Santo Thomas was a wonderful little hotel in the heart of the historic district. Clean, quaint, a good breakfast and great staff made our stay just great. The beds are on the hard side and the street noise kept us from having a perfect...More

    1  Thank Carrie B
    Response from AdvisorHST, Owner at Hotel Santo TomasResponded 24 November 2014

    Stayed November 2014, traveled as a couple Hi Carrie, very nice review and lovely having the both of you stay. Your title is what I think most San Jose Travelers are looking for “A great way to experience San Jose” Thank You for allowing us...More

    Reviewed 2 November 2014 via mobile

    from the outside the hotel loos like a big house that was built many year ago. Once you walk in you get submerged into an old colonial home feeling in a good way. The room I stayed at was big and very clean. The front...More

    1  Thank ivanmv1
    Response from AdvisorHST, Owner at Hotel Santo TomasResponded 24 November 2014

    Hi Ivan, Yes the original home was built in 1908 , so yes it has few years. I did major renovations and built a new second floor section a few years ago. This has been a big plus to the hotel and many clients pay...More

    Reviewed 1 November 2014

    For our last night in San Jose my daughter and I were in search of somewhere redolent of the city as it was a century ago - with the boom in tourism, much of it catering for North Americans, so much of the accommodation in...More

    1  Thank Ian D
    Response from AdvisorHST, Owner at Hotel Santo TomasResponded 24 November 2014

    Hi Ian, Loved the chat I had with the both of you before your departure. Your description of the hotel is absolutely one of the most colorful and well written, I think I have ever seen posted . Thank You for taking the time and...More

    Reviewed 30 October 2014

    I am very grateful for the help received by the owner of this hotel which went above and beyond what I expected. Unfortunately my trip to Costa Rica was not for vacation but because my father had been severely injured in an accident in Costa...More

    1  Thank Laura M
    Response from AdvisorHST, Owner at Hotel Santo TomasResponded 24 November 2014

    Hi Laura, It was my pleasure to help you in such a stressful time. I am so happy it has worked out and things are coming under control for you . Hope to see you again in the near future. Warmest Regards Thomas

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hot Tub
    • Outdoor pool
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    • USD 63 - USD 103 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #1 Spa Hotel in San Jose
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    • #5 Romantic Hotel in San Jose
    • #6 Family Hotel in San Jose
    • #11 Business Hotel in San Jose
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    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
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    adnyl68
    25 October 2017|
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    Sorry, I just saw this question was already asked and answered. My apologies.
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    maria p
    31 August 2017|
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    Response from AdvisorHST | Property representative |
    Hi, yes , we have off street , secure parking for $11.30 US $ per day includes the 13% CR tax. Regular price in lots are $1.25 per hour. Thomas
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    11 April 2017|
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    Response from gtrot | Reviewed this property |
    If you want a hotel close to the airport (about 15 minutes 5km a bit longer to go back to airport in the morning) but quiet and pleasant try Hotel Aeropuerto . But if downtown is for you I would e-mail Hotel Tomas direct and... More
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    "Ask for a room towards the back of the property to minimize traffic noise"
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    "2nd floor are quieter. No A?C as not needed. Excellent ceilng fans."
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