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    Balmoral Hotel

    Central Avenue between 7th & 9th Street, San Jose 10110, Costa Rica
    011 506 2222 5022
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    Overview
    • Excellent42%
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    • Average15%
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    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 24 November 2016

    Very nice, large clean room. Looked to be nicest in downtown area. Close to stores, market, restaurants, museums. Nice restaurant, great free breakfast. Friendly helpful staff, free shuttle to/from airport.

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    Response from Alessandra G, Guest Relations Manager at Balmoral HotelResponded 28 November 2016

    The best compliment we can get is a happy customer who wants to return! We are overjoed to learn your experience with exceeded your expectations and that soon we will host you again. we look forward to your next stay. Kind regards, Alessandra

    Reviewed 24 November 2016

    Verry nice staff, especialy the parking-garage guard. Room nice and clean, fully equiped. Marvelous breakfast. "El Patio" has a nice ambiance, friendly bartender. In the centre of the city, close to everything!

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    Response from Alessandra G, Guest Relations Manager at Balmoral HotelResponded 28 November 2016

    Thank you for your review both of the Hotel and restaurant. we are very glad to learn that you were pleased with both and that you took advantage of the location. We look forward to hosting you soon again. Best regards, Alessandra

    Reviewed 19 November 2016

    We stayed two nights here. Location is very central and easy to walk anywhere in town. Room was clean and had everything we needed. There was a lot of construction early in the morning and mostly Spanish TV if you are staying in.

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    Response from Alessandra G, Guest Relations Manager at Balmoral HotelResponded 28 November 2016

    Very happy to learn that you enjoyed your stay with us. We look forward to hosting you again soon. Best regards, Alessandra

    Reviewed 16 November 2016

    Everyone is very kind!!!, waking distance from the National Theater, parks, Museum, at the restaurant Elizabeth was so wonderful helping us too, , at the bar they have a live music with a amazing singer!!!!!, we'll highly recommend this hotel!!!!.More

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    Response from Alessandra G, Guest Relations Manager at Balmoral HotelResponded 28 November 2016

    Thank you! Thank you! Thank you! This is the type of review that makes our day. We are thrilled to hear we exceeded your expectations in the hotel, restaurant and bar. that overall your experience with us was very enjoyable and that you recommend us...More

    Reviewed 16 November 2016

    This hotel does have basic amenities however it's not in the greatest part of town. Tons of social workers and drug dealers walking area. Price seemed a bit much overall for what we were getting. Laundry out ragees priced, restaurant food decent.More

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    Response from Alessandra G, Guest Relations Manager at Balmoral HotelResponded 28 November 2016

    First of all thank you for posting your impressions. Now let me clarify that the hotel itself has 8 categories and that you probably stayed at the standard room which indeed covers all the basic needs. But I do have to clarify that we have...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • Breakfast included
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Breakfast included
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Concierge
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$76 - US$134 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #9 Family Hotel in San Jose
    • #14 Business Hotel in San Jose
    • #17 Romantic Hotel in San Jose
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 113
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    Nearby Restaurants
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    Lyntr
    24 July 2017|
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    Response from lviola68 | Reviewed this property |
    I took a cab, sorry, and I didn't ask
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    Murielle C
    10 July 2017|
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    Response from Colibm |
    Bb is breakfast buffet, bf is full breakfast.
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    23 April 2017|
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    Response from Alessandra G | Property representative |
    Hello, breakfast starts at six am and if you want to check in earlier I suggest you contact the hotel so they can personally see your date of arrival and reserved room to accommodate your needs. Kind regards, Alessandra
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