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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Booking was made months in advance and check in went without a problem. Staff were friendly and professional. Location was within a 15 minute walk of the main shopping street and markets of San Jose. Very secure hotel with a guard at the main door 24/7. Having said that, I walked regularly in to town and back and never had...

Thank mannib24
Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

El Sesteo is a bit out of the main town, in a noisy location near trains and roads. The rooms need upgrading but the bathrooms were ok, with hot showers. I thought I wouldn't sleep well due to the noise but actually slept fine. The pool area is quite nice but small and noisy again, so only ok for a...

Thank Peppy C
Gold Coast, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hotel location does not provide easy access to restaurants or areas of interest. Rooms are basic and in need of a refurbished with no air conditioning. No tea / coffee facilities are provided, nor is any drinking water provided in the rooms. Staff were not friendly or approachable. We stayed one night prior to a tour and cancelled the night...

Thank kleerb
Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

The pool and main hotel areas are very nice, breakfast was delicious! Also although the reception isn't open 24 hours there was a security guard, so checking out at early times is not an issue. The rooms are very basic but what you would expect for the price. Everything is clean and well presented but just slightly dated.

Thank NaiMartin
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

located in sabana sur, about 10 mins by taxi from city center, restaurants close by, very friendly & helpful staff, clean & cozy room, very inviting pool area! the breakfast was very basic with little choice. this is the only thing i would recommend to improve.

Thank Rebecca B
Portland, OR
Reviewed 28 August 2016

This hotel is located in central San Jose, and not in the best part of town. The hotel sign is small and from the street side doesn't look like a hotel so it can be hard to find (across the street and just down from McDonald's). The rooms vary greatly. Some are large with kitchenettes, others are bare bones and...

Thank mld_portland
Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

The hotel is simple and the picture is better the the hotel it self. The shower was bad. The room is old too, without air conditioning. I do not recomend. The breakfast was poor, but I think it's quite the same if you look arouns the nearby.

Thank seufernao
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 July 2016

This hotel is very unassuming from the outside in what feels like a very touristy run down part of San Jose. Inside there is nothing to complain about, nice pool, rooms are fine, breakfast was good but didn't try the restaurant, the staff were helpful. For the same price there are some much better options further out of town.

Thank HIAJourney
Oakville, Canada
Reviewed 8 June 2016 via mobile

I arrived at the hotel and the front desk was courteous and helpful. The room was ready on time and was as clean as it gets. Pro: Wifi is excellent Clean room 15 min walking distance from city Cons: No AC Dirty stains all over Room needs an upgrade Won't shower bc it looks so dirty Safe has not key...

Thank Sabina T
Baltimore, Maryland
Reviewed 20 May 2016

We spent our first night in Costa Rica here. A simple, standard hotel that doesn't look like much from the outside, but once you enter feels like a little oasis in the city. The staff at the front desk were incredibly friendly and very helpful. The pool is right in the center of a lush, green courtyard. Everything was clean....

Thank M M

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Soluxe El Sesteo Hotel offers the service of lodging to companies, institutions and public in general in a familiar atmosphere, executive and secure. You will be able to make your plans of work and personal order. Near to interest places such as: Airports, Banks, commercial zones and at just 5 minutes of San Jose downtown. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Soluxe El Sesteo Hotel

Address: Sabana sur, 150 meters south from the Libreria Universal, San Jose, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of San Jose > San Jose Metro > San Jose
Price Range: €71 - €86 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Soluxe El Sesteo Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 36
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Apartotel El Sesteo Hotel San Jose
Soluxe El Sesteo Hotel Costa Rica/San Jose
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“There isn't one.”
 of 5 bubbles kleerb, 5 Feb 2017 | Read review
“ground level rooms offer easy access to pool; for more than one night, get one of the large rooms”
 of 5 bubbles mld_portland, 28 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Second floor best for avoiding noise.”
 of 5 bubbles StuartVine, 11 Mar 2014 | Read review
“Do not use the In Room Safe.....Here or any place else that requires a key to operate.”
 of 5 bubbles JaimeC117, 27 Apr 2013 | Read review
“We prefer to be on the second floor. You cannot hear people walking around in the room above you. But, the first floor is nice too - you will be very near the lovely pool and gardens.”
 of 5 bubbles nelliebj, 24 Jan 2013 | Read review
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