Gran Hotel Costa Rica, Curio Collection by Hilton

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Overview of Gran Hotel Costa Rica, Curio Collection by Hilton

Gran Hotel Costa Rica, Curio Collection by Hilton

4.0 star property
4-star hotel with restaurant, near Pre-Colombian Gold Museum

9.4/10 Exceptional

290 verified Hotels.com guest reviews

Guests rated location

  • Walkable83 positive mentions
  • Convenient58 positive mentions
  • Dining options52 positive mentions
  • Shopping50 positive mentions
  • Safe43 positive mentions

Property highlights

  • Parking available
  • Free WiFi
  • Gym
  • Non-smoking
  • Air conditioning
  • Refrigerator
The price is $141
Price available on 7/19/2022
Map
Central & Second Ave, between 1 & 3, San José, 1000
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Restaurant and bar/lounge
  • Breakfast available
  • 24-hour fitness center
  • Valet parking
  • Room service
  • 24-hour business center
  • Business center
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
  • Library
  • Computer station
For families
  • Children stay free
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Refrigerator
  • Private bathroom
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry facilities
Cleaning & Safety
  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitizer provided
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Social distancing

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About this area

What's nearby

  • Plaza de la Cultura - 1 min walk
  • Central Park - 3 min walk
  • Morazan Park - 3 min walk
  • National Park - 9 min walk
  • San Pedro Mall - 29 min walk
  • Sabana Park - 41 min walk
  • National Stadium of Costa Rica - 45 min walk
  • National Theater - 1 min drive
  • San Jose Cathedral - 3 min drive
  • National Museum of Costa Rica - 1 min drive
  • Jade Museum - 4 min drive

Getting around

  • San Jose (SYQ-Tobias Bolanos Intl.) - 29 min drive
  • Juan Santamaria Intl. Airport (SJO) - 38 min drive
  • San Jose Procuradiria Museum Station - 10 min walk
  • San Jose Atlantic Station - 13 min walk
  • San Jose Fercori Station - 14 min walk

About this property

Gran Hotel Costa Rica, Curio Collection by Hilton

When you stay at Gran Hotel Costa Rica, Curio Collection by Hilton, you'll be in a fantastic location, just a 5-minute walk from Central Park and Morazan Park. Guests can visit the 24-hour fitness center for a workout or grab a bite to eat at Cultura 5, which serves international cuisine. Other highlights at this upscale hotel include a bar/lounge and a snack bar/deli. Fellow travelers love the helpful staff and central location.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
Property is disinfected with electrostatic spray
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Guest accommodations are sealed after cleaning
Follows standard cleaning and disinfection practices of CleanStay (Hilton)

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks and gloves available
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitizer provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 79 rooms
  • Arranged over 6 floors

Arriving/Leaving

  • Check-in time from 3:00 PM - midnight
  • Late check-in subject to availability
  • Minimum check-in age - 18
  • Check-out time is noon
  • Late check-out subject to availability

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions.

Special check-in instructions

  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Children

  • Up to 2 children (18 years old and younger) stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding

Pets

  • Pets not allowed
  • Service animals welcome

Internet

  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in public areas
  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in rooms

Parking

  • Onsite valet parking (USD 28 per day)

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast (surcharge) each morning 6 AM–10 AM
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
  • Room service (late night)
  • Snack bar/deli

Taking the kids

  • Children stay free
  • Grocery/convenience store

Working away

  • 24-hour business center
  • Meeting rooms
  • Computer station
  • Conference space

Services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Wedding services
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop

Facilities

  • ATM/banking
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Library
  • Television in common areas
  • 24-hour fitness center

Accessibility

  • Elevator
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
  • Raised toilet seat
  • Grab bar near toilet

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • 50-inch LCD TV

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Espresso maker
  • Iron/ironing board

Sleep well

  • Pillow menu
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Premium bedding
  • Free crib/infant bed

What to enjoy

  • Individually furnished and decorated

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi and wired Internet
  • Free local calls
  • Desk chair

Food and drink

  • Refrigerator
  • Free bottled water

More

  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)

Special features

Dining

Cultura 5 - This restaurant specializes in international cuisine.

Fees & policies

Mandatory fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at check-in or check-out:
  • Airport shuttle transfer per adult: USD 35 (one-way)
  • Airport shuttle transfer per child: USD 35 (one-way), (from 1 to 18 years old)

Optional extras

  • Breakfast costs between USD 20 and USD 25 for adults, and USD 20 and USD 25 for children (approximately)
  • Late check-out can be arranged for an extra charge (subject to availability)

Parking

You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out:
  • Valet parking costs USD 28 per day

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F; guestroom doors are sealed after cleaning; the property is cleaned and disinfected with electrostatic spray.

Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; masks are required in public areas.

Contactless check-out is available.

Enhanced food service safety measures are in place.

Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and also through room service.

This property affirms that it follows the cleaning and disinfection practices of CleanStay (Hilton).

Policies

Long-term renters welcome.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit on site.

This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly).

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash.

State tax ID - 3-101-667895

Also known as

Gran Costa Rica Curio Collection Hilton San Jose
Gran Hotel Costa Rica Curio Collection by Hilton
Gran Hotel Costa Rica, Curio Collection by Hilton Hotel
Gran Hotel Costa Rica, Curio Collection by Hilton San José
Gran Hotel Costa Rica, Curio Collection by Hilton Hotel San José

Frequently asked questions

Overall score and ratings

9.4

Exceptional

9.7/10

Cleanliness

9.5/10

Staff & service

9.4/10

Amenities

9.6/10

Property conditions & facilities

9.0/10

Eco-friendliness

8/10 Very Good

Very special because I am from Costa Rica and always wanted to stay in this hotel. I will recommend it to my friends in the USA as a clean, luxurious and excellent service hotel.
Danis, 4-night family trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Bradley, 1-night trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

10/10 Exceptional

A good choice for San José
The hotel is in a good location and is extremely comfortable. Staff are very friendly and efficient.
kevin, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

It’s a beautiful hotel in a good location.
1-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Perfect location
The hotel is centrally located. We enjoyed the walks to the restaurants, street vendors and museums.
Alvin, 3-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Bernal, 3-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

David, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

kay, 1-night trip with friends
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10/10 Exceptional

Beautiful hotel in cool little spot
Adriene, 1-night romance trip
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