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    Hotel Santo Tomas

    Avenue 7 Between Streets 3 and 5 | Barrio Amon, 250 meters west of INS Building, San Jose 10101, Costa Rica
    011 506 2255 0448
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    • Excellent54%
    • Very good34%
    • Average9%
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    Free Wifi
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    1 - 5 of 864 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday

    Nobody is perfect, but Hotel Santo Thomas is! Romantic the interaction with the owner and the cleanliness and service, this hotel is a diamond in the centre of San Jose. We have already booked another two nights around our departure dates from Costa Rica next...More

    Thank gypsy283
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    Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

    Our first time in CR so wanted to start off on the right foot. Trawled all the usual hotel reviews but was drawn to the HST because each and every review received a response from the owner. A sure sign (in my eyes) that here...More

    2  Thank 57JPC
    Response from AdvisorHST, Owner at Hotel Santo TomasResponded 8 August 2017

    Hola 57JPC, Just a great, very complete posting, that I am sure will be of great value to potential travelers. I love meeting and having a chat with our clients, have been doing it now for almost 28 years, love it ! So wonderful that...More

    Reviewed yesterday

    We arrived in the dark after 12 hour flight plus 1 hour rush hour drive from airport so were a little tired and have to admit our first impressions of the hotel were 'oh dear what have we done', especially so after being confronted by...More

    Thank jayhope
    Reviewed 3 days ago

    Okay, so first things first, I really don't get what people are talking about with the whole "seedy area" stuff. It's a city at night, so if you expected kittens and rainbows and cleanliness, look elsewhere. It's definitely not a seedy area of the city....More

    Thank Naomi V
    Response from AdvisorHST, Owner at Hotel Santo TomasResponded 2 days ago

    Hi Naomi, All I can say is that you said it so well in two different languages, that is so cool ! Yours is the perspective of a traveler that has experienced all types of travel conditions. It is clear that you have stayed in...More

    Reviewed 6 days ago

    Arrived at night. and area did seem a bit seedy. There was a lady of the night plying her trade on the opposite corner and we were quite uneasy. The room was large and there were a lot of period features in the hotel with...More

    Thank kateandmark
    Response from AdvisorHST, Owner at Hotel Santo TomasResponded 2 days ago

    Hi Kate&Mark, I noticed on your reviews and you do have many and seem quite fair in your assessments, that you have never visited a city in Latin America. I do apologize if you felt uneasy seeing a little butterfly across the street , totally...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hot Tub
    • Outdoor pool
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    • US$62 - US$107 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #1 Spa Hotel in San Jose
    • #5 Best Value Hotel in San Jose
    • #5 Family Hotel in San Jose
    • #5 Romantic Hotel in San Jose
    • #11 Business Hotel in San Jose
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
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    • Number of rooms
    • 30
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    adnyl68
    24 October 2017|
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    Response from Anne W | Reviewed this property |
    Don’t think so.
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    maria p
    31 August 2017|
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    Response from AdvisorHST | Property representative |
    Hi, yes , we have off street , secure parking for $11.30 US $ per day includes the 13% CR tax. Regular price in lots are $1.25 per hour. Thomas
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    Jane J
    11 April 2017|
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    Response from gtrot | Reviewed this property |
    If you want a hotel close to the airport (about 15 minutes 5km a bit longer to go back to airport in the morning) but quiet and pleasant try Hotel Aeropuerto . But if downtown is for you I would e-mail Hotel Tomas direct and... More
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