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Hotel Santo Tomas

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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good34%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“water slide”(10 reviews)
“costa rica”(177 reviews)
“hot tub”(46 reviews)
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had two nights at this lovely hotel. Owned by Thomas, who was on hand at breakfast to help with planning trips,or just advise on the best bars and restaurants in the area. The staff is also knowledgeable and friendly and had good basic English....More

Thank MrsCCCT
Response from AdvisorHST, Owner at Hotel Santo TomasResponded 2 days ago

Hola MesCCCT, Wonderful having you stay and I do enjoy a nice chat at breakfast over a cup of good Costa Rican coffee. Many of our clients do just what you did and spend several nights to adjust and collect some on the ground up...More

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Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

We stayed here twice - when we first arrived in December on our way to Pavones and on our way through to Puerto Viejo last week. I love everything about this place. The staff is uniformly friendly and welcoming. The rooms are spacious, the beds...More

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Response from AdvisorHST, Owner at Hotel Santo TomasResponded 4 weeks ago

Hola Alaska99501, What a nice and enjoyable family you all are. I am so blessed to have such wonderful guests stay with us. Now don't get me wrong we do get the grumpy one every once in a while , that just means we have...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at the Santo Tomas on two occasions at the beginning and the end of our travels in Costa Rica. If you need a place to stay in San Jose I can highly recommend this hotel. The hotel itself is super. It's in an...More

Thank Jason V
Response from AdvisorHST, Owner at Hotel Santo TomasResponded 6 days ago

Hola Jason, That is a really nice review , Thank You ! Yes: many of our clients do just what you did and even stay and extra day or two for a tour or just to recharge a bit before off on the adventure. The...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at Hotel Santo Tomas for two nights. The property at Hotel Santo Tomas was nice and a close walk to downtown attractions. The owner, Thomas was very friendly and recommended that we visit the National Theater of Costa Rica and have a desert...More

Thank Gloriacollins
Response from AdvisorHST, Owner at Hotel Santo TomasResponded 1 week ago

Hi Gloria Collins, Ok lets put your review in perspective. You don't mention any negatives about the hotel or facilities and even give us very nice comments. Now on to your rant about the opener. I am not an apart/hotel, we don't have dishes and...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Walking distance to all the downtown sights and attractions and some excellent restaurants. Also a cool indigenous art gallery down the street, Namu - don’t miss. Pedestrian traffic into the evening in the neighborhood (including a couple of streetwalkers after dinner one night), all perfectly...More

Thank Jaya42
Response from AdvisorHST, Owner at Hotel Santo TomasResponded 1 week ago

Hola Jaya , Hey that title is pretty cool, who wants a boring, sterile hotel like a hospital ! I look for funky places to stay in when I travel as well. San Jose, is San Jose and as such is like any big city,...More

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Top amenities
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
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Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hot Tub
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$61 - US$108 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#2 Spa Hotel in San Jose
#5 Romantic Hotel in San Jose
#5 Best Value Hotel in San Jose
#5 Family Hotel in San Jose
#11 Business Hotel in San Jose
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$61 - US$108 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Spa Hotel in San Jose
#5 Romantic Hotel in San Jose
#5 Best Value Hotel in San Jose
#5 Family Hotel in San Jose
#11 Business Hotel in San Jose
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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adnyl68
24 October 2017|
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Response from Anne W | Reviewed this property |
Don’t think so.
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maria p
30 August 2017|
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Response from AdvisorHST | Property representative |
Hi, yes , we have off street , secure parking for $11.30 US $ per day includes the 13% CR tax. Regular price in lots are $1.25 per hour. Thomas
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Jane J
11 April 2017|
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Response from gtrot | Reviewed this property |
If you want a hotel close to the airport (about 15 minutes 5km a bit longer to go back to airport in the morning) but quiet and pleasant try Hotel Aeropuerto . But if downtown is for you I would e-mail Hotel Tomas direct and... More
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"Some rooms have a small balcony over looking the pool."
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"Rooms 25, 27 and 29 have a private balcony."
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"Be sure to ask for a room in the newer section."
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"All rooms are nice, clean, safe and comfortable! Feels like staying at a friend's house."
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