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Balmoral Hotel, San Jose

Central Ave, between 7th and 9th St, San Jose, San Jose, 3344-1000, Costa Rica, ‏‎800-491-6126
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Art Deco hotel with restaurant, near National Theater

  • Free buffet breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking

Main amenities

  • 112 smoke-free guestrooms
  • Restaurant and bar/lounge
  • Fitness center
  • 24-hour business center
  • Airport shuttle
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Air conditioning
  • Daily housekeeping
  • ATM/banking services
  • Laundry service
  • Conference space
  • Hair salon

What’s around

  • Heart of San Jose
  • National Theater (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
  • Gold Museum (0.2 mi / 0.4 km)
  • National Center of Art and Culture (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Jade Museum (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • National Museum (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
Excellent4.0 / 5
  • The hotel staff was nice, however the location felt a little unsafe. Additionally be…May 1, 2015
  • Good stay, great service and location. Mattresses are very firm - too hard for us.Apr 29, 2015
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Hotel Info: ‎866-539-8117‎

from $79
  • Superior Room
  • Standard Room
  • Deluxe Room, City View
  • Standard Room (Plus)

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 112 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 7 floors

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Check-out time is noon
  • Express check-in/out

Required at check in

  • Credit card deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18
  • Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 18

Travelling with others

Children

  • Children (7 years old and younger) stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding

Pets

  • Pets not allowed (service dogs only)

Extra people

  • Roll-away beds available, charges may apply*

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms

Transportation

Transfers

  • Airport shuttle (available 24 hours) *

Parking

  • Free valet parking (limited)

  • Accessible parking

Offsite

  • Area shuttle *

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Also known as

  • Hotel Balmoral
  • Hotel Balmoral San Jose
  • San Jose Balmoral Hotel
  • Balmoral Hotel San Jose Costa Rica
  • Balmoral Hotel Costa Rica
  • Balmoral San Jose
  • Hotel Balmoral Costa Rica
  • Balmoral Hotel San Jose

Policies

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

For transfers, guests must contact the property 48 hours prior to arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

Reservations are required for massage services and can be made by contacting the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

Optional extras

Early check-in can be arranged for an extra charge of USD 50

Late check-out can be arranged for an extra charge of USD 50

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of USD 30 (one way)

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Free buffet breakfast daily
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee shop/café
  • Room service (during limited hours)
Things to do
  • Fitness facilities
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Golf lessons available nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Rafting nearby
Working away
  • 24-hour business center
  • Number of meeting rooms - 7
  • Conference space
  • Meeting rooms 7
  • Conference space size (feet) - 5907
  • Conference space size (meters) - 549
Services
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Hair salon
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services
Facilities
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Year Built 1955
  • Elevator/lift
  • ATM/banking
Accessibility
  • Disabled parking
  • Accessible path of travel
  • Braille or raised signage
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower

In the room

Home comforts
  • Air conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
Sleep well
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Down comforter
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Turndown service
Things to enjoy
  • In-room massage available
  • Fireplace
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • 21-32-inch LCD TV
  • Premium TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
More
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

Special features

Dining

EL PATIO DEL BALMORAL - This restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available. Open daily.

Balmoral Hotel, San Jose’s small print

Also known as

  • Hotel Balmoral
  • Hotel Balmoral San Jose
  • San Jose Balmoral Hotel
  • Balmoral Hotel San Jose Costa Rica
  • Balmoral Hotel Costa Rica
  • Balmoral San Jose
  • Hotel Balmoral Costa Rica
  • Balmoral Hotel San Jose

Policies

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

For transfers, guests must contact the property 48 hours prior to arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

Reservations are required for massage services and can be made by contacting the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

Optional extras

Early check-in can be arranged for an extra charge of USD 50

Late check-out can be arranged for an extra charge of USD 50

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of USD 30 (one way)

We have included all charges provided to us by this hotel. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Balmoral Hotel, San Jose

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