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DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Cariari San Jose

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miami
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Hadn't stayed at Cariari for decades and because of its proximity to airport decided to give it a try. Despite being right off the highway it is a beautiful although dated hotel. The lobby space and pool were airy and 70's tropical. The rooms were basic Motel 6 but they were clean. The bed was comfortable. There was a balcony...

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HOTEL’S FAVOURITE REVIEW
Reviewed 24 February 2017

We had an excellent stay at the Doubletree Cariari in San Jose. Just three miles from the international airport, the hotel is a calm oasis. Staff is super friendly and competent. They jumped on every request and fulfilled it very quickly. Rooms are attractive and the 2-bedroom suite we took using points was nearly palatial. Beds were comfy. Real feather...

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DoubletreeCR, General Manager at DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Cariari San Jose, responded to this review

Dear BostonFrequentTrav1, Thank you for choosing to stay with us at Doubletree by Hilton Cariari San Jose! I am happy to hear you found our delicious meals and comfortable accommodations to your liking. We look forward to serving your travel needs should you return to the San Jose area. Best wishes, Miguel Eugene General Manager

Copenhagen, Denmark
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

We only stayed one night as we had an early flight,but it was amazzzzing. An even though we came too early they found us a room straight away. The elderly pool attendent/guy made everybody happy and was everywhere in order help all the guests with their requests. Very nice hotel and super food.

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Sherman, Texas
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Stayed two nights here coming and going to Crocodile Bay Resort. Beautiful hotel, excellent amenities. I used the spa for a massage, and received a deep tissue massage that was pretty effective. Bar is great and food was top notch. The main areas of the hotel are open air with lots of plants and trees around the property. Prices were...

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Springfield, Missouri
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This was my third conference at the Cariari. Accommodations are comfortable and the service is great. the conference room was well lighted and comfortable. The view of the tropical vegetation added an element of tranquility not found in many conference settings. The hotel is near the airport making access easy. However, it is quite distant from central San Jose. Meals...

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Viña del Mar, Chile
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Stayed at the DoubleTree for a recent conference. The rooms were quiet and well maintained. They had a great breakfast buffet with everything you would want. Great gym for evening workouts as well. I would definitely stay here again in the future.

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New Jersey USA
Reviewed 1 week ago

My family stayed at this hotel on our last night prior to our return flight to the U.S. We picked this hotel due to its proximaty to the airport and we are a Hilton Gold member. This hotel could have been great rather than a Bla Bla Bla hotel. We are disappointed in that other than the pool, there is...

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Reviewed 1 week ago

"Good but could be better." seems to be an ongoing theme with the Double Tree Cariari in San Jose. There's a lot going for it, the size, the proximity to certain business locations and the airport, and that it's open air design makes it feel tropical while in the middle of a city. The staff was friendly and accommodating. The...

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Narragansett, Rhode Island
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice facility people were extremely helpful nice setting for dinner and breakfast and the bar around the pool. Spas that is not truly part of the Doubletree did not meet even minimum expectations so stay away from the spa

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WA
Reviewed 1 week ago

The property is very nice. It is in great condition. It would have been a great stay while in-route to the coast the next day, however it was very (very) noisy. We had a room toward the spa along the street. The warm climate results in windows that are not air tight. This lets the road noise in - it...

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Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Casino and Gambling
  • Hot Tub
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Paid Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Warm, rustic and luxurious, the DoubleTree Cariari by Hilton brings modern day opulence to Costa Rica's capital city. A heavenly urban retreat with spacious guestrooms, a sparkling swimming pool and great service. ... more   less 

Additional Information about DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Cariari San Jose

Address: Cariari, San Antonio De Belen 40701, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Heredia > San Antonio De Belen
Price Range: $125 - $224 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Cariari San Jose 4*
Number of rooms: 222
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Also Known As:
Doubletree Cariari By Hilton San Jose Hotel San Antonio De Belen
Doubletree San Antonio De Belen
San Jose Hilton
DoubleTree By Hilton Hotel Cariari San Jose Costa Rica/San Antonio De Belen
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“Try not to get a room on the first floor if you are going to be facing the pool area.”
881lawr, 12 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a room that is not along side the road!”
baileyno6, 11 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Free wifi with Hilton Honors membership”
F6338BOdavido, 29 Mar 2017 | Read review
“No issues experienced with our room except a noisy jacuzzi pump (upper floor)”
ArcticExplorer51, 19 Mar 2017 | Read review
“All rooms in a semi circle I would say lower number rooms better, (closer to reception).”
alanh88, 18 Mar 2017 | Read review
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