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Hotel Colonial

28/05/2017 29/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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New York City, New York
Reviewed 6 January 2017

Good enough for the Price; clean, cute, simple, well located, nice staff. They let us park the car in the garage without any additional charge. The pool was too cold to get in :( The towels for our "estándar room" could have a better quality tho...

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Gracias por su calificación, pues nos ayuda a revisar las cosas en que debemos mejorar, y el asunto de los...

Stockholm, Sweden
Reviewed 6 January 2017

Nice little hotel in good location. The rooms upstairs was better than on groundfloor. The staff was very friendly and helpful. They arranged coffe and toast for us at 3 am when we had a very early flight.

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Gracias por tomarse el tiempo en calificarnos. Es un gusto que haya tenido una buena experiencia y que nuestro personal...

Reviewed 5 January 2017

Stayed here en route to Tortuguero. Arrived mid morning and only one room ready on floor 3. So we hauled luggage all the way up (there is no lift or anyone to help with luggage) to find room was really a single kitted out with a small double bed. Not a good start and front desk should have known that...

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Muchas gracias por tomarse el tiempo en escribirnos una calificación tan detallada, pues esto nos ayuda a mejorar lo que...

Aachen, Germany
Reviewed 24 December 2016

Nice hotel close to the center. The staff was friendly, competent and helpful. The rooms are clean and have comfortable beds. The breakfast is quite tasteful too. If you have to spend a few nights in San José, I would definitely recommend this hotel!

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Muchas gracias por sus lindos comentarios, y realmente es un placer y un incentivo que haya tenido una buena experiencia...

Gothenburg, Sweden
Reviewed 15 December 2016

We stayed here twice during our stay in Costa Rica. Staff helped us with bookings for transportion from San Jose to other parts of Caosta Rica. Clean rooms, but no safty deposit box in tje tooms. They have boxes for us at the lobby.

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Muchas gracias por sus comentarios, y nos agrada que haya tenido una buena experiencia, y que nuestro personal le haya...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 December 2016

Not a good location, the hotel has lots of tours arriving at all times of the day and night. The staff did not respond to any complaints and were dismissive of our problems. The breakfast was poor, and not worth paying for.

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Agradecemos sus comentarios y lamentamos que no haya tenido una buena experiencia. Vamos a poner especial atención a lo que...

Playa Potrero, Costa Rica
Reviewed 11 November 2016

Perfect location, great staff, good breakfast and wonderful hotel overall. When travelling to Granada, this hotel is our choice every time. Enjoy everything Granada has to offer, at your doorstep. Ask the staff and they will help you with anything you need to know!

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Agradecemos su tiempo en calificarnos, pues nos preocupamos por dar el mejor servicio a cada uno de nuestros huéspedes, pues...

Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

The hotel is conveniently located to allow one to walk to any of the main attractions of San Jose. There also happened to be two of the best restaurants with gluten free menus within a 2 minute walk. Pros Location Clean, comfortable rooms but the "triple" room we paid for didn't feel large enough for 3 people. Good Costa Rican...

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Agradecemos sus comentarios. De verdad cada cliente nos ayuda a crecer y mejorar cada día, por lo que su detallado...

San Martin del Tesorillo, Spain
Reviewed 3 November 2016

We appreciated the location of the hotel, the tenant was a young very well educated man, helpful for the luggage as there were a few steps to climb to get to the room. We could have a continental breakfast even before 7 o clock.the car was parked close to the hotel with a rate to pay for. There is a...

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Muchas gracias por tomarse el tiempo en calificarnos. Es un gusto para nosotros, que haya tenido una experiencia placentera en...

Chesham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Friendly staff, good location, but hot water was hit & miss. Our room was on the 2nd floor overlooking the pool so the location was quieter. Opposite La Esquina de Buenos Aires which was an extra bonus as it's a great restaurant!

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Agradecemos mucho sus comentarios y que en general tuviera una experiencia agradable; lastimosamente, la semana pasada tuvimos un día el...

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  • Pool
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
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  • Free Internet
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  • Breakfast included
  • Airport Transportation
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We're your perfect hosts for a restful vacation in cozy surroundings, a restored neocolonial building nearly a century old. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Colonial

Address: Calle 11, Avenidas 2 y 6 | Behind La Soledad Cathedral, San Jose 10106, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of San Jose > San Jose Metro > San Jose
Price Range: €63 - €106 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Colonial 3*
Number of rooms: 17
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Also Known As:
Colonial Hotel San Jose
Hotel Colonial Costa Rica/San Jose
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#20 Business Hotel in San Jose
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“Hair dryer available from reception”
alexander478, 6 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Great big room in front noisy in day but gone most of day so did not matter. Quoted later in night.”
Herlihy1, 6 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Rooms overlooking the front are more noisy as it fronts a busy street”
peterjstage, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Facing the street is noisy, but I don't mind that. Rear rooms should be quiet; they are far removed from the street, and still have windows facing out to a nice courtyard with a pool.”
LosAngelesTraveler89, 10 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a room overlooking the pool and away from the road.”
davidmX9394RH, 10 Feb 2017 | Read review
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