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Hotel Santo Tomas

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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good34%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“costa rica”(173 reviews)
“hot tub”(47 reviews)
“balcony room”(9 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Fitness centre
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3 Star Hotel
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All reviewscosta ricahot tubbalcony roomtile floorssmall poolhotel ownerwithin easy walking distancean oasisceiling fanfew blocksold mansioncentral marketheart of san josefelt safehome basesecure parkingbreakfast included
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Reviewed January 26, 2015

I would stay at this hotel again if I went back to San Jose. This hotel is good value for your money in Costa Rica. The location is very good. It is a great area for trying the local food at the sodas, small restaurants,...More

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Response from AdvisorHST, Owner at Hotel Santo TomasResponded February 3, 2015

Hola Pwhite, Great having your family stay here with us and that you enjoyed the hot jacuzzi, yes the pool is ambient temperature and is a bit refreshing , that is why the jacuzzi is so hot!! Thank you for the review , Cheers Thomas

Reviewed January 26, 2015

If your looking for a wonderful, place to stay while in San Jose, Costa Rica - this hotel is it. An old coverted mansion, run hands on by Tomas. Rooms are very big and comfortable, breakfast in the morning which includes his wifes homemade salsa's,...More

Thank Carla446
Response from AdvisorHST, Owner at Hotel Santo TomasResponded February 3, 2015

Hi Carla, Fabulous having you both stay and I really enjoyed our conversations . Lots of travelers do just what you did and use us for their home base while here traveling. Great review , thank you so much. Looking forward to seeing you again...More

Reviewed January 20, 2015

We stayed here twice during our visit to Costa Rica: for a few days at the start of our trip, and the last few days before departing. This was our second trip to Costa Rica, but our first with kids (ages 8 and 10). Throughout...More

Thank Cdn_traveler72
Response from AdvisorHST, Owner at Hotel Santo TomasResponded January 30, 2015

Hola Contravler72, WOW Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a well thought out and descriptive review. I think your very last paragraph really sums every thing up! Again thank you so much . Warmest Regards Thomas

Reviewed January 14, 2015

We felt so lucky to have found this place for our first night in Costa Rica. Located walking distance to historic area, it was originally a family mansion. Our room was spacious with a large bath and a tiny courtyard just outside the door. Breakfast...More

Thank jkmnc2015
Response from AdvisorHST, Owner at Hotel Santo TomasResponded January 30, 2015

Hi Jkmnc, Great little review, short and to the point ! Thank You Thomas

Reviewed January 13, 2015

We loved our stays at Santo Tomas. We stayed a few times over the course of our 3+ weeks in Costa Rica. We flew in to San Jose, stayed a few days, went to Tortuguero, came back for another day, explored other areas of the...More

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Response from AdvisorHST, Owner at Hotel Santo TomasResponded January 14, 2015

Hola Trvbug72, Wonderful to have such a nice family stay and enjoy the services. We have many families do just what you did and use us as a home base, we have free baggage storage to make it easy to get around , especially for...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
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Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hot Tub
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$60 - US$99 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#2 Spa Hotel in San Jose
#5 Romantic Hotel in San Jose
#5 Family Hotel in San Jose
#6 Best Value Hotel in San Jose
#11 Business Hotel in San Jose
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$60 - US$99 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Spa Hotel in San Jose
#5 Romantic Hotel in San Jose
#5 Family Hotel in San Jose
#6 Best Value Hotel in San Jose
#11 Business Hotel in San Jose
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Lauren N
March 10, 2018|
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Response from kateandmark | Reviewed this property |
Hello I am certain you would be able to get something to eat in the city centre but you may be better off emailing the hotel I do not know about the jacuzzi but I would guess around 10pm as it is quite close to bedrooms but... More
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adnyl68
October 24, 2017|
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Response from Anne W | Reviewed this property |
Don’t think so.
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maria p
August 30, 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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"The Hotel is safe, very clean, is gated, offers parking, free breakfast, exercise facility, reasonable prices..."
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"Second floor rooms are quieter, no foot traffic noise above from the halls"
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"Our room looked out over the pool courtyard - nice view, but people in the small pool/hot tub later in the..."
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"All rooms are different and unique."
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