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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
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    • Excellent53%
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    • Average9%
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    • Terrible1%
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    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Location location location... Our room was the only one with mould on the ceiling and due to that was musty smelling . A real problem due to humidity. Breakfast was excellent, location was as said just brilliant , only one street away from the art...More

    Thank frangii
    Response from AdvisorHST, Owner at Hotel Santo TomasResponded 6 days ago

    Hola Frangii, Almost perfect is getting pretty close ! I was able to track down your reservation and know which room your are speaking of. I have already spoken to my staff and we are on it ! That was just a lapse in our...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We enjoyed our stay at this charming hotel in San Jose. We stayed one night on our arrival in Costa Rica and again on our last night before flying home. Staff were friendly and helpful, and the rooms, though simple, were clean and comfortable. I...More

    Thank Monica M
    Response from AdvisorHST, Owner at Hotel Santo TomasResponded 1 week ago

    Hi Monica , We have lots of travelers use us for their arrival and departure hotel. Many Europeans stay 2 to 3 days at the beginning to just relax, recharge and gather some current , up to date info from us to fine tune their...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Stayed at this hotel for 4 nights in June, 2017. It has a good location just behind the downtown San Jose Holiday Inn. Cool converted mansion to hotel, with modern add-on. Nice pool and jacuzzi. Free breakfast was a treat. Staff was great, excellent service....More

    Thank JRCZM
    Response from AdvisorHST, Owner at Hotel Santo TomasResponded 2 weeks ago

    Hi JRCZM, Great Place to Stay is really good ! Yes, we have lots of space from pool side seating to open air view terraces for one to sit , relax, recharge and make new friends. All of the staff is trained to assist with...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    The owner was very friendly with our family. Rooms were spacious and clean. Pool was great. Location was very near the central market. I've stayed in several similar size spots in San Jose and this was the best.More

    1  Thank emuofevil
    Response from AdvisorHST, Owner at Hotel Santo TomasResponded 3 weeks ago

    Hola Emuofevil, Hey, that is a great recommendation, you having stayed in other similar establishments and ours was the best. Thank You ! Always great having families stay with us and enjoy all of the facilities. Located on Avenue 7 , just 4 blocks from...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    We stayed at Hotel Santo Tomas twice in March/April 2017 and loved it. It's a charming hotel, boutique and very comfortable with terrific ambience. The service was superb. We had a king-size room for our second visit and it was spacious and bright.More

    1  Thank BP_explorer
    Response from AdvisorHST, Owner at Hotel Santo TomasResponded 3 weeks ago

    Hi BP_Explorer, That word in your title ( Authentic ) is really what this property presents. A true taste of times go by , in Costa Rica history, built 1908. Beautiful wooden and hand made mosaic tile floors and 15 foot tall ceilings are just...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Laundry Service
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hot Tub
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    • US$46 - US$142 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #1 Spa Hotel in San Jose
    • #2 Best Value Hotel in San Jose
    • #5 Romantic Hotel in San Jose
    • #6 Family Hotel in San Jose
    • #11 Business Hotel in San Jose
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 30
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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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    RussH595
    8 March 2017|
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    Response from AdvisorHST | Property representative |
    Hi Urber is the best now and there are avaliable 24/7 as well. If you don't feel comfortable with that I have taxis that have been working with me for over 25 years that are always here on time for the transfer. Costa is... More
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    TONI M
    Warm Smiles from Tallahassee Florida. I am going to Costa Rica with my 17 year old daughter Spring Break in March 2017. We are ending our Ecoterra Tour on March 13th to be dropped off at the airport in San Jose and from there I have to find my way to lodging and more activities for 2 more nights. I am looking for decent accommodations under $80 a night that will allow us to explore the area to entertain ourselves on the afternoon of the 13th and all day the 14th and get to the airport around 10am on the 15th. This Hotel looks intriguing and seems to point out we can walk to museums and do some trinket shopping safely during the day. I like that point allot. Do you know if a shuttle is available to and from this establishment? We are getting dropped off at the San Jose airport on the 13th around 2pm by Ecoterra and have to find our way to our lodging. I want to explore the San Jose area lightly the last 2 days we are in the Country. Is this location is the best for our needs? My big concern is we don't speak Spanish and will need to get from the San Jose airport and back to the San Jose airport. If the owner of this Hotel is an American Expat, my guess is he could help arrange that for us. I saw some place where it was a $30 fee to shuttle to and from the airport. How does one arrange for it? Can you please help me figure this out? Thanks
    4 January 2017|
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    Response from AdvisorHST | Property representative |
    I want to say thank you to every one that replied to her. Toni , we will be happy to assist you with what ever you need. Our location will provide you with what you are looking for. Cheers ! Thomas
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