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    Balmoral Hotel

    Central Avenue between 7th & 9th Street, San Jose 10110, Costa Rica
    011 506 2222 5022
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    • Excellent41%
    • Very good37%
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 13 December 2016

    This hotel is located on the main street right near the gold museum. The first floor has shops and a restaurant where breakfast is served, and where we had a nice dinner. As it is accessible from within the hotel/shop complex, you can stay dry...More

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    Response from Alessandra G, Guest Relations Manager at Balmoral HotelResponded 9 January 2017

    Thank you very much for posting your review. Happy to know you appreciated our restaurant and the convenience of the services we offer. Hope to see you soon. Best regards, Alessandra

    Reviewed 13 December 2016

    The location was good as it is in walking distance of most things you would need such as a large selection of restaurants. The food was very good especially the breakfast. The staff was very helpful and polite. It was a very good experience.

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    Response from Alessandra G, Guest Relations Manager at Balmoral HotelResponded 9 January 2017

    Thank you for your kind review. Very happy to learn you had a very good experience with us. We hope to see you soon. Best regards, Alessandra

    Reviewed 13 December 2016

    I go to San Jose often. There are many fine hotels. However I enjoy getting up and walking around the city, which is not easy at many of them. The Balmoral is in the heart of San Jose on Avenida Central which is closed to...More

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    Response from Alessandra G, Guest Relations Manager at Balmoral HotelResponded 9 January 2017

    We are grateful for choosing us as your hotel every time you visit San José. Very happy to know your experience with us was perfect. Thank you for understanding we are renovating the hotel. It is comforting to know your room was very quiet. We...More

    Reviewed 11 December 2016

    We booked the Balmoral (pronounced (Ball) (mow) ('rawl) by the locals) because of its central downtown location, a short walk to both the Gold and Jade Museums and other historic buildings and parks. Coming from the airport by taxi, we passed successively poorer sections of...More

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    Response from Alessandra G, Guest Relations Manager at Balmoral HotelResponded 13 December 2016

    Thank you for posting your kind review. We are pleased to learn we exceeded your expectations and that you were able to enjoy both the hotel services and the restaurant. Thank you for recommending us and we hope to see you soon again. Best regards,...More

    Reviewed 9 December 2016

    excellent property and clean though in the downtown area the staff is very helpful and owner Giovanni is super nice take a cab to the hotel instead of driving especially during rush hours I received an upgrade

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    Response from Alessandra G, Guest Relations Manager at Balmoral HotelResponded 13 December 2016

    Glad your experience with us was a pleasant one and we hope to see you soon again. Thank you for posting your review and suggestions. Best regards, Alessandra

    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • Breakfast included
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Breakfast included
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Concierge
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$79 - US$175 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #7 Family Hotel in San Jose
    • #14 Business Hotel in San Jose
    • #17 Romantic Hotel in San Jose
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 113
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    • Location
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    • San Jose
    • Also Known As
    • Balmoral Hotel San Jose ,
    • Balmoral Hotel Costa Rica/San Jose
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    Lyntr
    24 July 2017|
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    Response from lviola68 | Reviewed this property |
    I took a cab, sorry, and I didn't ask
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    Murielle C
    11 July 2017|
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    Response from Colibm |
    Bb is breakfast buffet, bf is full breakfast.
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    gloria O
    23 April 2017|
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    Response from Alessandra G | Property representative |
    Hello, breakfast starts at six am and if you want to check in earlier I suggest you contact the hotel so they can personally see your date of arrival and reserved room to accommodate your needs. Kind regards, Alessandra
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    "do not need any improvements, very nice as is"
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