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Tampere, Finland
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364 reviews
54 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 117 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2013

This is a business hotel. We stayed here for one night on a weekend because we had an early flight the next day with NatureAir. The hotel was totally empty, we did not see any other guests! So, it was really quiet, we felt almost lonely :) The room was huge, clean and well equipped. The hotel could offer transportation... More 

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Playa Potrero, Costa Rica
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11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 November 2012

If you are going to San Jose to do any kind of business, you have to be prepared for trouble. Immigration, insurance, and even getting a driver's license in Costa Rica is a painful, expensive ordreal. That being said, the one good thing about my recent trip to San Jose was the Hotel Plaza Real. It was a little piece... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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233 reviews
93 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 226 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 June 2012

Stayed here for one night and we were pleased. The hotel is not in the city centre, but, a short cab ride away. It is not fancy, but it's nice. Modern and very clean, with everything you could possibly need. There are a couple of restaurants not too far away (Denny's being one of them). But again, you are not... More 

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84 reviews
48 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 April 2012

Very clean, spacious, well appointed rooms, huge bathroom, and small kitchenette should you want to keep something cold or warm something up – very comfortable! Also offered excellent service – all staff were sincerely friendly, and couldn’t be more helpful. The breakfast room is on the top floor (4th), and offers coffee, juice, a small plate of papaya and pineapple,... More 

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Waterloo, Canada
1 review
Reviewed 12 March 2012

We stayed at the Plaza Real for 2 nights of our trip in Costa Rica. The hotel staff was more than accommodating and helpful. We were trying to plan a trip to Tortuguero (remote island in Costa Rica) and they went above and beyond, helping us make calls to other hotels and assisting us in researching on the internet. The... More 

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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15 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2012

This is a great small hotel with many different types of room options for all travelers--traditional rooms, suites, large apartments. Everything in the hotel is amazingly clean and the entire staff works extremely hard to help out its guests in any way possible. Wonderful staff! It's a bit of a distance from the downtown area, and many people like that,... More 

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Mauren, Liechtenstein
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 20 December 2011

The hotel is placed in Uraca outside San José in a nice, quiet neighborhood east of downtown San José. Restaurants are within walking distance. It is easy accessible having your own car. We do not know if there is also a bus service to the hotel. Downtown San José can be reached in about 15 min. The big rooms provide... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 July 2011

If you're looking for a decent stay right outside the bustling city, this hotel is a great option. The immediate area around the hotel is residential with a few warehouses. The rooms are spacious and the bathrooms have been recently remodeled. I had one issue, there was no iron in the room. A short walk down the street will take... More 

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New York City, New York
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 May 2011

Hotel Plaza Real was a Great one night stay hotel before we headed to La Fortuna.

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Star City, Saskatchewan
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2011

Driving up to the Hotel set the stage for our stay. With a beautiful exerior and a classy interior the hotel is as good as it gets. The rooms are large, well set up and the best of furnature and the bed was amazing. The staff was accomadating to our needs. To top off the stay there is a continental... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Breakfast
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are located at the central business area La Uruca in a very convenient location, just 15 minutes from the Juan Santamaria International Airport and 10 minutes from San Jose City Center. We offer both apartment-type rooms and classic hotel-type rooms. The Apartment-type rooms are fully equipped with a full size fridge, a kitchen or kitchenette and all the necessary utensils to provide a pleasant and comfortable stay. Both of our types of rooms are equipped with coffee makers and have A/C. We specialize in providing services and the apartment-type rooms to those who are staying for long periods of time while they are being medically treated in the country. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Plaza Real Apartments & Suites

Address: | La Uruca San Jose Del Bcr 200 Sur 100 Este, San Jose 3794005, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of San Jose > San Jose Metro > San Jose
Price Range: $92 - $142 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Plaza Real Apartments & Suites 3*
Number of rooms: 27
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#4 Spa Hotel in San Jose
#12 Romantic Hotel in San Jose
#24 Business Hotel in San Jose
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