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Norwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here for one night as we transited through San Jose, Alex on the front desk was lovely and really helpful, we stayed on the top floor (I think he may have upgraded us!) as we had a lovely large bedroom with a large rooftop balcony where we wcould look out over San Jose. Given the central location the...

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Berlin, Germany
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our room stank and there was mold in the bathroom and even in the bedroom. We actually were willing to put that aside as the staff seemed really nice and helpful but unfortunately we got fooled by them: in the morning we asked for the best way to get to the airport. The guy at the reception offered to order...

Thank lorrrsi
Moscow, Russia
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Staff was helpful, and the breakfast was tasty. The hotel is on walking distance from many interesting objects. I had an attic room with small window closed by dense paper. It's ok when you stay one night as me but awful if you like to stay more.

Thank Larisa M
Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 30 November 2016

Since we came back early from Corcovado to San Jose our original hotel wasn't avaliable for one night, so we stayed almost next door at this hotel. The room wasn't too big, just enough room for our luggage. Bathroom was ok. Breakfast was good. The noiselevel of the trains which runs nearby was pretty high in the room!

Thank PatrickBuijs
The Hague, The Netherlands
Reviewed 7 November 2016

Located in a neighbourhood which is not far away from the city center, this hotel is a place with very different rooms, maye being a consequence of using every square inch available, mine was small and without any daylight, having only a mock window to the staircase. Other rooms are much nicer, but this place is absolutely ok, if you...

Thank MartinF229
Palm Springs, California
Reviewed 8 October 2016

THIS IS A WINNER and most especially if you can get a nice good deep discount online. You may have to wait until the last minute to get up to 40 percent off but you will be glad you did. Staff are warm, friendly and helpful. The rooms are clean and modern and stylish. Complimentary breakfast 6 to 9 am....

Thank LS M
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for only one night after we first arrived in Costa Rica. The service was great, everyone was superfriendly! The breakfast was very good (fruits, yoghurt, toast, coffee) and the rooms were tidy.

Thank Ivy H
Reviewed 13 August 2016

- Room does NOT have: blow dryer, coffee maker, fridge, microwave. -1 shampoo per room per day (no matter how many people in the room), 2 guest soaps. - - No conditioner or body lotion - Room DOES have: flat TV, air conditioner - 2 queen beds in each room. Terrible bedsheets (clean, dry, but very very cheap, not soft,...

Thank Olga D
Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 27 April 2016

A clean well located hotel. My room was at the cheaper end and though a little small was clean and fully functional with good free wifi. Reception staff were helpful and informative and sent me to a good typical restaurant and bar literally 2 mins walk away. Quiet at night (though you could just hear the trains from 5am to...

Thank Happy1811027
New York City, New York
Reviewed 26 July 2015 via mobile

We had a great stay here. Nice front desk guy, basic room, good breakfast. Moved here after a terrible stay at another hotel and it was refreshing. Second floor room with an internal patio. Most of San Jose not very safe at night but walk to Tin Jo Asian restaurant a few blocks away. Excellent!

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Address: Calle 13 Ave 2 y 6, San Jose, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of San Jose > San Jose Metro > San Jose
Price Range: €48 - €67 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Palm House Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 12
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“The large rooms on the top floor they are worth it we peeked into one of the rooms on the lower floors and they did look small”
 of 5 bubbles Anna_W76, 19 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Do not take attic rooms (4th floor). There was only small windows covered by dense paper in my room”
 of 5 bubbles 15larisam, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Get off the STREET side - too much traffic noise at all hours! In back best here!”
 of 5 bubbles LSM945, 8 Oct 2016 | Read review
“book a room on the second floor”
 of 5 bubbles , 13 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Rooms at the end of the floor.”
 of 5 bubbles hubyb, 9 Oct 2014 | Read review
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