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Baden bei Wien
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The location of the hotel is ok, only the street is a bit noisy. Staff was really friendly and helpful every time. When i stayed there the hotel was quite busy and seemed to be fully booked. Rooms were ok and clean, average business hotel style - nothing special, but comfortable to work. The only bit disappointing was the breakfast....

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Fredericton, Canada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here with our two kids. The hotel is nice and quiet and clean. However unless you want to hang out at a mall, posh stores and et at American chain restaurants there isn't a lot to do. Not my family's cup of tea when visiting a new country. Probably better for a business stay.

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Ma José O, Guest Experience Champion at Holiday Inn San Jose-Escazu, responded to this review

Dear Janunder, Thank you for choosing us as your lodging host and most important, to share your experience with us. In fact,our hotel, because of the area located, is more focus to business traveler but me to welcome a lot of families a month. We try to make they experience as good as every one else. For they/ you, we...

Mexico City, Mexico
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed her for second time. Great place if you have business meetings near Multiplaza. Good places near to have dinner. Not so close to downtown, but easy to go by UBER. All staff is really nice and friendly. Specially Carlos at the front desk. He is always aware of all visitors

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Ma José O, Guest Experience Champion at Holiday Inn San Jose-Escazu, responded to this review

Dear Ricardo M, Thank you for choosing us as your lodging host for the second time. It is satisfying to know that we have fulfill your expectations twice. I will definitely extend your regards and greets to Carlos. We would love to welcome you again. Best regards, Ma. José Ortega Guest Experience Champion

Edmonton, Canada
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Loved this resort. It was quiet, great food at the beach bar, loved that they had an adult side with pool. Rooms were basic, but clean. Staff was very friendly - as anywhere, be polite and you will be treated well. Great walk into San Jose for the Thurs night art display. We also took the bus into Cabo one...

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Ma José O, Guest Experience Champion at Holiday Inn San Jose-Escazu, responded to this review

Dear Marny Sanderson, Thank you so much for choosing us as your lodging host during your stay in Escazú. We appreciate you sharing your experience with us. Your well being and complete satisfaction is our number one priority, we are pleased to know we achieved your service and location expectations Wish you the best, hope to see you again Ma....

SLC
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here one night after flying in. Very helpful staff room was nice, bed was very comfortable. Breakfast was good. Fresh fruit, some sweet breads, regular breads, scrambled eggs were very soft, there was cheese and cold cuts, tamales and more

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Ma José O, Gues Experience Champion at Holiday Inn San Jose-Escazu, responded to this review

Dear Mrs. Teri H, Thank you so much for choosing us as your lodging host during your stay in Escazú. We appreciate you sharing your experience with us; Your well being and complete satisfaction is our number one priority, we are pleased to know we achieved your service, gastronomic and room expectations. We hope to greet you again, Best regards,...

Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Reviewed 14 February 2017

First time here. Nice Escazu location. Adjacent to Cima hospital. nice walk-able location, no need for a car. I used Uber several times and quick pick up. Nice restaurant options and movie theater. also large mall walkable. Friendly staff, lot's of security with 24/7 guard out front. Safe neighborhood.

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Ma José O, Guest Experience Champion at Holiday Inn San Jose-Escazu, responded to this review

Dear Alex760, Thank you so much for choosing us as your lodging host during your stay in Escazú. We appreciate you sharing your experience with us. Your well being and complete satisfaction is our number one priority. We are pleased we achieved your location, security, recreation area and service expectations. Thank you again for sharing My best wishes, María José...

arkansas
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

We stayed for four nights. It is conveniently located. Very close to downtown. It took me 15 min to get to Teatro Nacional from there. The breakfast was very tasty with many different choices and it changed daily so I didn't get bored. Next to a huge mall, Multiplaza, and many restaurants and cafes. I recommend this hotel.

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Ma José O, Guest Experience Champion at Holiday Inn San Jose-Escazu, responded to this review

nk you so much for choosing us as your lodging host during your stay in Escazú. We appreciate you sharing your experience with us; Your well being and complete satisfaction is our number one priority, we are pleased to know we achieved your service, gastronomic and location expectations. As you mentioned, we are walking distance from Plaza Itskatzu, Multiplaza de...

Appleton, Wisconsin
Reviewed 13 February 2017

I had a single room with a king size bed on the 6th floor. The hotel was clean and extremely quiet. I was there for business. If you are going to the Kimberly Clark or Bayer offices then this location is phenomenal. It is only a few steps away. There are several good restaurants less than 100 feet away as...

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Ma José O, Guest Experience Champion at Holiday Inn San Jose-Escazu, responded to this review

dear Melhuey2016, Thank you so much for choosing us as your lodging host during your stay in Escazú. We appreciate you sharing your experience with us. Your well being and complete satisfaction is our number one priority, we are pleased to know we achieved your service and location expectations. Next month the plaza were Bayer and Kimberly Clark and we...

Reviewed 12 February 2017

Good location, trendy location with lots of restaurants near the zone (walking distance), also the biggest mall of Costa Rica is at a walking distance, if you want to go shopping. Friendly staff, attentive and helpful. Variety of options in the menu if you decide eating at the hotel, breakfast buffet includes everything you would to eat in the morning,...

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Ma José O, Gues Experience Champion at Holiday Inn San Jose-Escazu, responded to this review

Dear Ocmika, Thank you so much for choosing us as your lodging host during your stay in Escazú. We appreciate you sharing your experience with us; Your well being and complete satisfaction is our number one priority, we are pleased to know we achieved your service, gastronomic and location expectations. As you mentioned, we are walking distance from Plaza Itskatzu,...

Cardiff-by-the-Sea, California
Reviewed 8 February 2017

Our organization held a conference for several Latin American countries and used the Holiday Inn, Escazu, as the main hotel. The meeting room was very nice, the sound system was excellent and the staff extremely helpful. The food was good and nicely presented. I would recommend this hotel.

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Ma José O, Gues Experience Champion at Holiday Inn San Jose-Escazu, responded to this review

Dear Sandyyaqh, Thank you for sharing your experience with us, we appreciate it. It is our honor to welcome you in our hotel and to give you the high quality service that you deserve. We hope to welcome you again on a vacation with your family ! Wish you the best, Ma. José Ortega Gues Experience Champion

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Location The new Holiday Inn San José – Escazú is strategically located in the most upscale business, residential and commercial zone in Escazú, in the Prospero Fernandez Highway, next to Cima Hospital and Plaza Tempo, a multi-purpose development that includes a corporate center and a shopping arcade.Rooms and Suites Holiday Inn San José –Escazú is the first of its kind in the country. It has been designed with the latest in environmentally friendly technology, security, energy efficiency and water savings. It has 160 comfortable rooms, 2 modern suites and 16 rooms specially adapted for the physically challenged meeting ADA requirements. All the rooms offer the following services and benefits:• Free buffet breakfast and 10 Mb symmetrical WiFi. • Free local calls, Safety deposit box for laptop.• Two phones with voice mail. • Spacious desk with ergonomic seat.• Eco-model 37” television and Cable TV with 87 channels.• Luxury Simmons® beds with choice of pillow. • I-Home clock radio. • Iron and board, Coffee maker, Hairdryer and individual AC. • Bath & Body Works amenities.• Full sprinkler system and flame-proof furnishings.• Laundry, parking, gym and business center.Fogo Restaurant A contemporary, refined ambiance with meticulous service will enhance your dining enjoyment in our restaurant, offering international and local specialties and a full breakfast, lunch and dinner service. Acqua Lounge Bar The perfect place to enjoy premium brand liquors, cocktails and marinated snacks. You will love our selection of gourmet coffees and delicious pastries. Meeting and Banquet Rooms: For social or business events, Holiday Inn San José – Escazú offers 8 modern and functional meeting spaces to professionally attend from 5 up to 150 people with high service standards and technology. We look forward to welcoming you to the new Holiday Inn San José – Escazú for a genuinely enjoyable and green stay; you’ll make and feel the difference. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn San Jose-Escazu

Address: Contiguo Hospital Cima, Plaza Tempo | Avenida Prospero Fernandez, Escazu, Escazu, Costa Rica (Formerly Los Laureles)
Region: Costa Rica > Province of San Jose > San Jose Metro > Escazu
Price Range: $124 - $248 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Holiday Inn San Jose-Escazu 3.5*
Number of rooms: 160
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Holiday Inn San Jose-Escazu Province Of San Jose, Costa Rica
Hotel Style:
#6 Romantic Hotel in Escazu
#6 Business Hotel in Escazu
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“We were on the upper floor and it was quiet, despite the fact that it overlooked a busy highway”
 of 5 bubbles thetravelerNYC, 21 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Try to pick one room on the 4th or 5th floor to have an excelent view from the sunset.”
 of 5 bubbles LeonardoM70, 24 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Please, try to book a room away from the ice machines.”
 of 5 bubbles VassilD, 20 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Any hotel not in Escazú”
 of 5 bubbles DeanMurphy2020, 15 Apr 2016 | Read review
“No great views here: just some malls and highways. Rooms facing the lanes have better light and I had no problems with car noises.”
 of 5 bubbles GaiaPassarelli, 26 Feb 2016 | Read review
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