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Balmoral Hotel

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Central Avenue between 7th & 9th Street, San Jose 10110 Costa Rica See on map
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
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Airport Transportation
3.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

If you arrive by taxi to the Balmoral Hotel, you are able to disembark within the car park, inside the hotel, in front of reception. The bell hop, Franklin showed us to our room. There is a safe and extra chain lock on the door...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

The Hotel Balmoral is in a great location for exploring downtown San Jose. The rooms have recently been updated and were pleasant, clean and quiet. I was travelling solo and the front desk staff were very helpful regarding directions, and transportation.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Close to downtown center. Right on the pedestrian mall. Rooms are clean, modern and well cared for. Rooms have air conditioning. Breakfast is included ,served in the Balmoral Patio Restaurant. The restaurant is a good place for dinner also. Staff were all friendly and helpful....More

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Response from Alessandra G, Guest Relations Manager at Balmoral HotelResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review of the hotel and the restaurant. We are glad everything was to your liking. We hope to see you soon again. Best regards, Alessandra

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nothing particularly exciting about this property, but no complaints either. I think the most important is how convenient it is to the San Jose tourist sites. Everything clean. Only ate at the restaurant for breakfast which was fine, not great.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very centrally located with amazing cleanliness, nice staff, and spacious accommodations. This is my second time staying at this location and I would come back here for any return trip to San Jose. Highly recommend.

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The Hotel Full of Life, Where Everything is Within Reach! The Balmoral is a lively, full service, landmark hotel located on the famous Central Avenue in the historical and vibrant heart of downtown San Jose, More Costa Rica and only 10 miles away from Juan Santamaria International Airport (SJO). The Balmoral is ideal for both leisure and business travelers. Within walking distance of the hotel, you will find San Jose's main art, cultural, financial, government and historical landmarks, as well as some of city's best entertainment, shopping, and healthcare facilities. From the hotel, you can also take a wide variety of one-day tours to discover Costa Rica's natural beauties. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Restaurant
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Breakfast included
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Beachfront
Spa
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Family
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Business
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Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Family
,
Business
,
Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
113
Price range
USD 82 - USD 169 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Balmoral Hotel San Jose
Location
Costa Rica > Province of San Jose > San Jose Metro > San Jose
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Family
,
Business
,
Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
113
Price range
USD 82 - USD 169 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Balmoral Hotel San Jose
Location
Costa Rica > Province of San Jose > San Jose Metro > San Jose
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Kristin W
5 February 2018|
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Response from Curiosity301922 | Reviewed this property |
No. I had to arrange private transportation.
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Michelin B
31 January 2018|
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Response from acorna | Reviewed this property |
Do you mean excursion pricing? Have you contacted the hotel? Generally, the excursion prices are rather similar between various distributors in Costa Rica, you can check them on the internet. Sometimes there are... More
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"The higher your room, the less you hear the street noise. "
jfK7053EC
1 week ago
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"Air conditioner well"
gprado309786
10 Sep. 2018
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"There are rooms without any window or view to the outside, do not get those room. its best you pay the..."
Vacation360387
15 Aug. 2018
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"Just please the curtain in the bath room into a glass panel "
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4 Jul. 2018
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