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Southgate, Michigan
Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

Didn't have much time to check out everything here as just stayed one night before early flight next day. Hallways to the rooms are open air which is neat. The rooms themselves don't have carpeting. First hotel I've ever stayed at that didn't have carpeting. Maybe this helps keep room cooler. Executive lounge had good appetizers. Not the usual fair...

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Tampa, FL
HOTEL’S FAVOURITE REVIEW
Reviewed 29 August 2016

I stayed at this hotel recently on business. The location is excellent, close to airport and a few bars/restaurants/grocery stores in walking distance, even a mall. Cheap Uber to downtown. The lobby is open and airy, the rooms were clean and spacious, and the restaurant was great! The full breakfast was included in my rate but would be worth it,...

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

Dear Mlspina, I just wanted to thank you for your recent stay here at Doubletree by Hilton Cariari San Jose. We are so glad you were able to experience our amazing breakfast and restaurant, comfortable rooms and strategic location. It's also great to see that you took advantage of our Grill Buffet which is available every wendnesday and it's simple...

Detroit, Michigan
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This double tree property had everything I needed. The morning buffet was good. Lunch and dinner was good too. I enjoyed the lovely pool, there was a swim up bar but I don't think it was in use. The best times at the bar was in the evenings when Herbierto was working. He was very attentive and ensured that your...

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Boston
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

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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St Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

All the Bathrooms can have some type of table for you to get ready. To put on your makeup or even using a hair dryer or cruller. The tissue box is on the table in the room which should be in the bathroom. The big mirror in the hall way does nothing. You can't put your makeup there no table...

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Binbrook, Canada
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My husband and I have stayed here 5 times in the past 3 months and we absolutely love it. Every room we've stayed in has been completely different and exceptionally clean. The staff working the front of the hotel all speak excellent English and have been very welcoming and helpful. The majority of the bar/restaurant staff speak some English so...

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Spokane Valley, Washington
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Breakfast was stated as included when booking room, and when checking in with the front desk but restaurant charged $10/day extra for breakfast. I suggest finding someplace cheaper and elsewhere for breakfast.

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

Dear Cheetohz, Thank you for choosing to stay with us. At DoubleTree by Hilton Cariari San Jose, we like to provide a personalized experience for each of our guests, but also look for ways to keep costs low while providing comfort and convenience. In the case of our breakfast buffet, it will be included in your stay depending on the...

York, North Dakota
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Super comfortable bed and USA standard hotel. Service was very prompt and staff was friendly and helpful. We stayed here because of the Cariari Golf Course but the hotel is not right on the course. You have to carry your clubs about a block. I enjoy birdwatching and could see flocks of parrots and egrets from our balcony.

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

Dear 489sherit, Thanks for staying here at the Doubletree by Hilton Cariari San Jose. We’re glad you had a taste of our warm and caring service (along with our comfortable facilities and great benefits to golf players). We look forward to welcoming you back! Miguel Eugene General Manager

Bend, OR, United States
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I stay at this hotel every year when I fly into and out of San Jose, Costa Rica. The hotel is extremely nice and well spread out. The hotel allows you to get off of a busy flight and immediately relax, which is so nice.

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

Dear F9320QCdavidb, Thank you for taking a moment to share your experience. I am happy to hear you found our warm and peaceful ambience to your liking. We look forward to serving your travel needs at the Doubletree by Hilton Cariari San Jose should you return to the San Jose area. Hope to see you again soon! Miguel Eugene General...

Essex, England
Reviewed 1 week ago

In judging a hotel I believe that it comes down to expectations, value for money and how you feel afterwards about your stay. This was certainly the most disappointing, by some distance, of the seven hotels that we stayed at in our trip to Costa Rica. In fact I am rather surprised that there is not a lot more criticism...

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

Dear Niel01, Thank you for writing a review about your recent stay at our hotel. We are sorry you were unhappy during your stay in our hotel. We appreciate your feedback, and will keep your comments in mind while we work to improve our guest experience. We hope you’ll stay with us again soon and tell us what you think...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Spa
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Casino and Gambling
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Internet
  • Paid Wifi
Services
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Airport Transportation
  • Laundry Service
  • Babysitting
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: €94 - €199 (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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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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“Get a room facing the pool”
 of 5 bubbles tamwhite009, 24 Feb 2017 | Read review
“We had an Executive Room which included a balcony and continental breakfast - with a standard room you will not get these.”
 of 5 bubbles Niel01, 19 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Stay on second or third floors to avoid moldy smell.”
 of 5 bubbles 762janetk, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Great access to the main business center of Costa Rica.”
 of 5 bubbles 77karlaj, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a room overlooking the courtyard or golf course.”
 of 5 bubbles U5307NVscottb, 1 Feb 2017 | Read review
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