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Casa 69

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
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Reviewed 28 February 2017

This place is fabulous. The location is excellent and everyone that works or helps out around the hotel is nice, knowledgeable and helpful. We were able to get a pick-up from the airport for an extra charge - well worth it. I highly recommend considering this option. Once we arrived, the room was exactly as pictured. The grounds are private...

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Casa69, Owner at Casa 69, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review with so much information. Your feedback was awesome! You have covered almost everything. One of the best rewards of owning a hotel is knowing that you have given your guests a positive experience. Whether it is business, or leisure, the place you choose to stay can have a big impact...

Stockholm, Sweden
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

We stayed in Casa 69 and it was a great experience! Daniel who works at Casa 69 is the best guy ever, helped us where to travel in Costa Rica and was so nice and friendly. We could leave some bag at the hotel that we didnt want to carry with us on our trip and got it back in...

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Casa69, Owner at Casa 69, responded to this review

Thank you for your great comments. We will share them with our staff We have a secure bodega and we are happy to store our guests belongings there while they explore other parts of the country. It may not be convenient to carry large bags into a rain forest if you are not going for an extended period :) We...

Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 21 February 2017

I don't know where to start with Casa 69. I loved the location, just meters from Av Central. I also like that it was close to good bars (I really liked L'Estacion and Craic.) My junior queen room, #7, was bright, clean, and well-appointed - it definitely exceeded my expectations. In the mornings I loved spending a little time getting...

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Reviewed 16 February 2017

The owner is very nice. He will make sure you have a wonderful stay. I woke up really early, he bought me local bread for breakfast and prepared me coffee and some other treats. I checked in without making a reservation very late at night. The owner was not in the hostel, but when he received my called, he rushed...

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Conveniently located in California Barrio. Clean , but modest rooms. Beautiful city views from rooftop. Very nice staff and fresh continental breakfast. Can walk to museums and central market. Perfect for a night or two on either end of your trip.

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Casa69, Owner at Casa 69, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your comments. Well put. Couldn't have expressed it better if I had written the review myself, except of course, being the owner, I would have rated us at a 5 :)

Almonte ON Canada
Reviewed 13 February 2017

This is a quaint, quirky old-style hotel in a convenient area of San Jose, NOT you typical Holiday Inn. It has lots of atmosphere: colourful paint scheme with a treed courtyard in the middle, adequate rooms, very helpful staff, great fresh fruit continental breakfast, and is an easy walk to many interesting attractions - museums, pedestrian walkways, a beautiful baroque...

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Casa69, Owner at Casa 69, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful comments. We are always glad to hear from guests who have enjoyed their stay with us. You are very accurate in your review. We are not a typical Holiday Inn and we have worked very hard to earn that distinction. Each room is individually decorated. The rooms are colorful, tasteful, and inviting. We have gardens,...

Santa Teresa, Costa Rica
Reviewed 10 February 2017

This hotel is the best option when i comes to have to travel with your pet. The staff is super super nice, they make anything possible to help you and your pet in case, like mine, i needed it. It is clean, close the center and they serve a nice breakfast. Some places give you a welcoming feeling since the...

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Casa69, Owner at Casa 69, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your comments and feedback. As I have mentioned before we are always happy to hear from our guests. Yes, we allow pets to stay at our hotel for free. We have always had a soft spot in our hearts for animals, which is one of the reasons we chose Costa Rica to build a hotel...

Greensboro, North Carolina
Reviewed 4 February 2017

This place is absolutely beautiful and very comfortable. We slept well. It is in the center of the city so there are some noise and it is near a train. The train does stop a bit during the night so we did sleep well. It does start early. I think that is the compromise for such a central and good...

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Casa69, Owner at Casa 69, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments. We are happy to receive feedback from guests. We are in the downtown area of a large city. It means there are big city noises to contend with. We do have ambient noise machines available at the front desk to assist if you are a light sleeper. Being in the downtown area also means that...

Uvita, Costa Rica
Reviewed 23 January 2017

Very impressed with Staff . Very efficient , friendly and helpful . A very special shoutout to Danny who helped us immensely . Being from Canada and our first time in Costa Rica we depended on him to help us make our vacation a memorable . Thank you for helping us navigate around Costa Rica and with our visit to...

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Casa69, Owner at Casa 69, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback. It is nice to hear back from our guests. I am glad that you enjoyed your stay with us and that our staff, esp Daniel were able to make your visit to Costa Rica better. We certainly pass all of the feedback from our reviews onto our staff.

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 January 2017

When you arrive outside you just see a green door, but what lurks behind is fabulous, the rooms are really lovely, spacious, clean with a fantastic hot shower, safe is included in the price, the staff are very friendly and helpful. The hotel has lovely décor its like a little oasis in the middle of the city and there is...

Casa69, Owner at Casa 69, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We appreciate honest feedback from our guests. We currently serve fresh baked baguette, coffee or tea, butter and preserves, along with a variety of locally grown fruits. Most people find this both filling and satisfying. All these are included in our room price. In addition, we offer a fine selection of other breakfast options at...

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Historic house built by one of San Jose's most prominent families in 1938 is now a B&B. Let this beautiful old house be your home away from home in San Jose. Located just four blocks east of the National Museum, Barrio California, just 10 minutes walking distance to the center of town. Enjoy our rooftop view deck and garden. You can walk to all museums and places of interest like National Theater, Jade Museum, Plaza de la Cultura, Simon Bolivar Zoo as well as many very good restaurants, bars of all kinds and casinos in minutes, city center and PreColumbian Gold Museum. Shopping, San Pedro mall, central market, and the Artisan Market are within a comfortable walking distance. We also have a rooftop patio where you can enjoy the sun, a coffee or drink with friends, while you look out at the sights and mountains around San Jose ... more   less 

Additional Information about Casa 69

Address: 69 calle 25bis | Barrio California, San Jose, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of San Jose > San Jose Metro > San Jose
Price Range: $50 - $56 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Casa 69 3*
Number of rooms: 8
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“The room in the back of the hotel appeared to be more private. If staying longer I would have preferred one of those rooms.”
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