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    Hotel Presidente

    Central Avenue Blvd | 7th Street, San Jose 2922-1000, Costa Rica
    +1 877-540-1790
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    • Excellent47%
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    • Average9%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    3.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 1,042 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Right in the centre of San Jose, the hotel has very stylish (perhaps just a bit over styled) public spaces. The rooms are more standard, clean and bright. Smallish bathroom but nice comfy beds. Breakfast is good, with adequate choice and some local flavours. Staff...More

    Thank Deetee100
    Response from Mario M, Owner at Hotel PresidenteResponded 4 days ago

    Excellent commentary, although it is the first time we see "overstyled" in the reviews. nevertheless, we welcome your feedback and positive comments.

    Hotel's Favourite
    Reviewed 31 March 2017

    We stayed here our first night in Costa Rica prior to a trip to Tortuguero. The lobby is really unusual and the room was large and comfortable. Good central location for getting something to eat in the evening (we went to Chelles which is just...More

    1  Thank Millimad
    Response from Mario M, Owner at Hotel PresidenteResponded 3 April 2017

    Thank you for your comments. We are strategically located for those headed to Tortuguero (or the Caribbean, or Pacuare) and wish to sleep longer in the morning. We are also ready to open the new restaurant, so your evening meal can be in Azotea Calle...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    My husband and I stayed here on the last night of our trip to be closer to the airport, and it was the night of our anniversary. We enjoyed a delicious dinner and bottle of wine at the beautiful rooftop bar! The chocolate dessert (forget...More

    Thank Gabby K
    Response from Mario M, Owner at Hotel PresidenteResponded 1 week ago

    We LOVE your review and comments. Has been posted in our internal communications and shared with everyone in the hotel. Thank you for your enthusiastic endorsement and happy belated anniversary.

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We arrived in San Jose and had transport waiting for us provided by the hotel. When you exit the airport there are a lot of people waiting to try to take you and it was a little overwhelming but our guy was there with our...More

    1  Thank Calvin C
    Response from Mario M, Owner at Hotel PresidenteResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thank you for your review Calvin, very motivating. Note made on the Micheladas, I do agree that in Mexico they are more elaborate. Will look into adjusting.

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Hotel Presidente is an awesome spot in San Jose. It serves as the perfect getaway from the business of San Jose. Great rooms, trendy decor, and the COOLEST bar I've ever been too. You need to make sure your follow the red stairs when you...More

    Thank Paige S
    Response from Mario M, Owner at Hotel PresidenteResponded 3 weeks ago

    We LOVE your description of Azotea Calle 7 - the coolest bar I've ever been to - Thank you for sharing, and for such an enthusiastic endorsement.

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    • US$84 - US$160 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    Shelley K
    26 September 2017|
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    Response from Daniel M | Property representative |
    Hello Shelley, We do set up excursions. Just shoot us an email and tell us your plans and wishes and we'll put together some great options for you. Thank you Joshua B for recommending us! Daniel
    18 July 2017|
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    Response from Daniel M | Property representative |
    Hello Claire, The shuttle Service is $36 total up to 6 passengers and luggage. The driver will be clearly identified and waiting for you at arrivals. If you wish to book it, just send us your flight information to our main... More
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    Liane G
    18 June 2017|
    Response from Mario M | Property representative |
    Yes, we have a transportation company that can pick you up or bring you to the San Jose airport. They do charge for the service.
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    "They offer airport shuttle for $34 for 2. We walked out the door at 7 a.m. flagged a legal cab immediately..."
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    "Perfect choice in downtown, Walking distance from theaters and museum. 1 hour away from main natural..."
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    "Stay on third floor. Easy access and no wait on elevators"
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    "Rooms with King size beds better than those with doubles"
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