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Balmoral Hotel (San Jose, Costa Rica)

3.5-star3.5 stars
Central Ave, between 7th and 9th StSan JoseSan Jose3344-1000Costa Rica, (02) 8228 1927

Art Deco hotel with restaurant, near National Theater
  • Free buffet breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking
Very Good8.0
Location
Great location
Breakfast
Tasty breakfast
Value for money
Best value for money
Comfort
Comfortable
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Balmoral Hotel (San Jose, Costa Rica)

from A$103
  • Standard Room
  • Superior Room
  • Deluxe Room, City View
  • Standard Room (Plus)
  • Superior Plus
  • Deluxe 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
24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

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 animals welcome)

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms

Transport

Transfers

  • Airport shuttle (available 24 hours) *

Parking

  • Free valet parking (limited)

Offsite

  • Area shuttle *

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Free buffet breakfast daily
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee shop/café
  • Room service (during limited hours)
Things to do
  • 24-hour fitness facilities
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Golf lessons available nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Rafting nearby
Working away
  • 24-hour business center
  • Conference space
  • Meeting rooms 7
  • Conference space size (feet) - 5909
  • 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
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
Facilities
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Year Built 1955
  • Elevator/lift
  • ATM/banking
Accessibility
  • 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
Freshen up
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • 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, Costa Rica)’s small print

Also known as

  • Balmoral Hotel
  • Balmoral Hotel San Jose
  • Balmoral San Jose
  • Hotel Balmoral

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

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 per vehicle (one way)

Area shuttle service is offered for an extra charge

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.

What’s around Balmoral Hotel (San Jose, Costa Rica)

Landmarks

  • Heart of San Jose
  • Jade Museum (3-minute walk)
  • National Theater (3-minute walk)
  • Gold Museum (5-minute walk)
  • National Center of Art and Culture (6-minute walk)
  • National Museum (8-minute walk)
  • Parque Nacional (10-minute walk)
  • Museum of Costa Rican Art (35-minute walk)

Getting around

  • San Jose (SYQ-Tobias Bolanos Intl.) 20-min drive
  • San Jose (SJO-Juan Santamaria Intl.) 22-min drive
  • San Jose Procuradiria Museum Station 8-min walk
  • San Jose Atlantic Station 12-min walk
  • San Jose Fercori Station 13-min walk
  • Free self parking
  • Free valet parking
  • Limited parking
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Area shuttle (surcharge)

Balmoral Hotel (San Jose, Costa Rica)

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