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KC Hotel San José, San Jose

3 stars3 stars
100m W, 100m S from La Contraloríade la República, Calle Morenos, San JoseSan JoseCosta Rica
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Good3.9 / 5
Room needs to be improved
Great location
Fantastic service
Could use a good cleaning
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From 221 reviewsTripAdvisor Traveller Rating

KC Hotel San José, San Jose

from $65
  • Superior Room, 1 King Bed
  • Junior Suite, 2 Queen Beds
  • Standard Double Room
  • Standard Room, 1 King Bed
  • Junior Suite, 1 King Bed
  • Superior Double Room, 2 Queen Beds

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 60 rooms


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

Required at check in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

Travelling with others


  • Up to 6 children (1 years old and younger) stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding

  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in public areas

  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in rooms



  • Free valet parking

  • RV/bus/truck parking

Also known as

  • KC Hotel José
  • KC Hotel San José
  • KC Hotel San Jose Costa Rica
  • KC José
  • KC San José


This property does not have elevators.

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Free buffet breakfast daily
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee shop/café
  • Beach bar
  • Poolside bar
  • Room service (during limited hours)
Things to do
  • Outdoor pool
Working away
  • Business center
  • Meeting rooms
  • One meeting room
  • Conference center
  • Computer station
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • Library
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility

In the room

Home comforts
  • Ceiling fan
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board
Sleep well
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)

Special features


Green Restaurant - This poolside restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

KC Hotel San José, San Jose’s small print

Also known as

  • KC Hotel José
  • KC Hotel San José
  • KC Hotel San Jose Costa Rica
  • KC José
  • KC San José


This property does not have elevators.

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.

Recent reviews

Good 3.9 /5 from 148 reviews

KC Hotel San José, San Jose
Outstanding5.0 / 5
KC Hotel San Jose - Pura Vida Service!
Excellent staff at the front desk, restaurant and room service. I will recommend it to my friends whenever they need to stay in San Jose, Costa Rica.
3 night romance trip
KC Hotel San José, San Jose
Outstanding5.0 / 5
Friendly, pleasant hotel. Great chef gourmet food.
Except for the taxi driver not knowing how to find this hotel, it was a wonderful experience. I was able to relax and enjoy San Jose. I would suggest if you take the Volcano, Hot Springs Tour that you allow a day to recuperate before taking another tour.
2 night trip
KC Hotel San José, San Jose
Poor1.0 / 5
Wouldn't recommend
The KC hotel has a nice modern lobby and pool area. The rooms are old and ours had a musty smell emanating from all corners including the bathroom and the bed. The first room we were in was old and in need of a renovation. The second room was more recently renovated but had a musty smell and was in a dark corner. The hallways were loud and conversation reverberated into the room.
1 night trip with friends
KC Hotel San José, San Jose
Good3.0 / 5
I stayed in this hotel room for eight days, I found it to be satisfactory, my room did not have any view which was disappointing, The neighborhood seemed very safe but a little distant from the downtown area, The staff was very friendly and helpful. The free breakfast was a good variety of Continental and domestic flavors. The cost of the room was a good deal. My only other issue was the floor inside the room was ceramic instead of hardwood which I prefer. Please tip the housekeepers because they do a great job.
8 night trip
KC Hotel San José, San Jose
Excellent4.0 / 5
A good choice for a place to stay in San Jose
When we decided on the KC hotel in San Jose, we didnt know what to expect. We usually rent a place closer to the outskirts of town, away from all of the hustle of city life. We were very happy with the KC Hotel! The staff were very friendly and helpful, Bilingual and always available. The morning breakfast was very satisfying and always on time. The room was comfortable, even though it would have used a fresh coat of paint. The little courtyard in the fromt was an enjoyable place to sit and watch the butterflies and even a resident hummingbird. If we go back to this area we will definately stay there again.
7 night romance trip

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KC Hotel San José, San Jose

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