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Taormina Hotel and Casino

Avenida 11 Calle 3 Bis Barrio Amon, San Jose 10103 Costa Rica
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#24 of 91 hotels in San Jose
Taormina Hotel and Casino is strategically located in the historic neighborhood of Barrio Amon in San Jose, Costa Rica near the Financial Center of the Capital. It is close to cultural attractions, entertainment, and only 25 minutes away from the Juan Santamaria International Airport. The property features 90 magnificent rooms, distributed in a four story building. We're a very inviting hotel with a distinguished Costa Rican style and a friendly bi-lingual staff.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free breakfast
Bicycle rental
Casino and Gambling
Airport transportation
Business Centre with Internet Access
Meeting rooms
Car park
Bar / lounge
Coffee shop
Breakfast available
Snack bar
Car hire
24-hour security
Gift shop
Non-smoking hotel
24-hour front desk
Clothes dryer
Dry cleaning
Laundry service
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Room features
Air conditioning
Coffee / tea maker
Flatscreen TV
Bath / shower
Interconnected rooms available
Wake-up service / alarm clock
Hair dryer
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Room types
Non-smoking rooms
Family rooms
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Centrally Located
Languages Spoken
English, Spanish
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Eugene_NYC wrote a review Mar 2021
New York City, New York160 contributions56 helpful votes
Stayed at Taormina for 5 nights during my Costa Rica trip. The pros: location and friendly service. The cons: noisy (it has a casino + other stuff lol), worn out rooms, unstable internet and mediocre breakfast (stayed at Park Inn before for the same $ amount and their breakfast is really great).
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Date of stay: February 2021Trip type: Travelled with friends
2 Helpful votes
Will wrote a review Nov 2020
Springfield, Missouri893 contributions117 helpful votes
This casino and bar is nice, but with Costa Rican rules not allowing alcoholic drinks in casinos (which is crazy) makes the experience not as fun. However playing blackjack I actually won the most money here. It did use an automatic shuffler so be warned as it can make you either win big or lose big!!!! Good luck! The bar is nice and some space, prices are higher than anywhere else I went so be prepared for extra double taxes which is crazy. But lots of females filling this bar with the Del Ray closed down!! Enjoy!!!
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Date of stay: November 2020Trip type: Travelled solo
4 Helpful votes
Joe C wrote a review Feb 2020
Arlington, Texas3 contributions1 helpful vote
I have stayed at this hotel four times. The hotel is clean, safe, great Sports Bar awesome breakfast buffet. rooms are designed very well free parking, great menu in the restaurant. nice Casino. But most of all the people who work there are awesome from the front desk to the restaurant to the sports bar to the housekeeping staff and parking. on the rare occasions that I had a problem they went well above the line of duty to rectify the situation. Can't wait for my fifth trip
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Date of stay: February 2020Trip type: Travelled as a couple
1 Helpful vote
Robert R wrote a review Feb 2020
Houston, Texas156 contributions99 helpful votes
Keep in mind I give it 5 stars for the area. It is the nicest place in this area. Nothing really come close. The place is clean and the staff was top notch. Security is great. The Valet was nice. The front desk remembered me from last year and they actually walked up to my room for a wake up call. I advise this property for single males as there is some friends to be made here. The restaurant was better this time even though it takes forever to get your food sometimes, but it was still better. The casino is nice and actually won a few buck. Bar is nice. There are nice restaurants across the street. Good place. I would go back. The only downside is that if over the restaurant on the second floor suite is pretty loud. One hint is that if you speak English then use the SAP button on the TV to get more channels in English.
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Date of stay: February 2020
2 Helpful votes
Jares J wrote a review Jan 2020
Liberec, Czech Republic5 contributions1 helpful vote
Nice place to be, high quality italian style food. Nice staff. I like the sportbar where you can have fun until early hours. For casino fans - almost every day there are poker games. Rooms are clean, spatious and pretty.. Only shower could be made better.
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Date of stay: December 2019
US$82 - US$122 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Frequently Asked Questions about Taormina Hotel and Casino
Which popular attractions are close to Taormina Hotel and Casino?
Nearby attractions include Carpe Chepe (0.4 km), Galeria Namu (0.2 km), and El Sotano (0.1 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Taormina Hotel and Casino?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, free breakfast, and an on-site restaurant.
Which room amenities are available at Taormina Hotel and Casino?
Top room amenities include air conditioning, a flat screen TV, and a refrigerator.
What food & drink options are available at Taormina Hotel and Casino?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast, an on-site restaurant, and a lounge during their stay.
Is parking available at Taormina Hotel and Casino?
Yes, free parking, a parking garage, and secured parking are available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Taormina Hotel and Casino?
Conveniently located restaurants include Cafe Rojo, Restaurante Silvestre, and La Criollita.
Does Taormina Hotel and Casino have an airport shuttle?
Yes, Taormina Hotel and Casino offers an airport shuttle for guests. We recommend calling ahead to confirm details.
Is Taormina Hotel and Casino located near the city centre?
Yes, it is 1.0 km away from the centre of San Jose.
Are any cleaning services offered at Taormina Hotel and Casino?
Yes, dry cleaning and laundry service are offered to guests.
Does Taormina Hotel and Casino offer any business services?
Yes, guests have access to a business centre and meeting rooms during their stay.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at Taormina Hotel and Casino?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English and Spanish.