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Hotel Santo Tomas

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Reviewed 9 May 2015

We stayed here for two nights in April 2015. Staff was very friendly and accommodating. The owner, Thomas, met with us one morning at breakfast and was able provide us with advice and information on our stay in San Jose as well as the rest...More

1  Thank Collin G
Response from AdvisorHST, Owner at Hotel Santo TomasResponded 26 May 2015

Hola Colin, Clean and good location, toss in a Free Hot Cooked Breakfast and Wifi along with a hot soak in the jacuzzi and Hey I call that a vacation! Always love meeting and greeting the hotels clients in the morning over a cup of...More

Reviewed 5 May 2015

We stayed in Santo Tomas in two different occasions - when we arrived in Costa Rica and three weeks later when we left. Both occasions were pleasant ones. For the first two nights we booked a room on the top floor with a balcony and...More

1  Thank EstTraveller
Response from AdvisorHST, Owner at Hotel Santo TomasResponded 26 May 2015

Hola EstTraveler, Many travelers do just what you did and stay several times during their travels. We also have free baggage storage for those clients that need to store items during their vacation and pick them up later. The hotel location is really good and...More

Reviewed 3 May 2015

Only a few blocks away from main walking and shopping streets, this sit good hotel for coming into and out of San Jose.. I personally wouldn't spend much time it the city.... The staff was friendly, breakfast included was fine.. The the hotel is a...More

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Response from AdvisorHST, Owner at Hotel Santo TomasResponded 26 May 2015

Hi Fred, Hey, clean and safe is pretty important! Yes Harrys, now run by Larry ( how funny is that ) is across the street and full of interesting people. Lots of clients, especially Europeans stay several days to relax, unwind and recharge in the...More

Reviewed 28 April 2015

We stayed here for several nights in April 2015. We enjoyed the breakfasts, great pool, and friendly staff, especially night clerk Raul. The owner, Thomas, an American expat met with us every morning at breakfast to chat, and provided invaluable advice and information on touring...More

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Response from AdvisorHST, Owner at Hotel Santo TomasResponded 26 May 2015

Hola HarleyDude77A Always great having a fellow biker stay , I rode a big BMW for many years in the states. I do enjoy a good cup of Costa Rica coffee and a lively chat in the morning! Everyone has an interesting story to tell...More

Reviewed 17 April 2015

Difficult to locate initially ( we drove from Tamarindo), but once there, we appreciated this property. Tom, the American owner, has resided in Costa Rica for 29 years. Suspect that he is from Texas or somewhere else in American Southwest. Helped us to find our...More

1  Thank Restaurantpeople2015
Response from AdvisorHST, Owner at Hotel Santo TomasResponded 26 May 2015

Hola Restaurantpeople, Great that your checkups went well and you have a fantastic location and restaurant in Tamarindo. I have lots of clients that stay here going to hospitals and dental clinics all year long. We always provide a 10% discount for those clients ,...More

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Top amenities
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
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Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hot Tub
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$61 - US$108 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#2 Spa Hotel in San Jose
#5 Family Hotel in San Jose
#5 Best Value Hotel in San Jose
#5 Romantic Hotel in San Jose
#11 Business Hotel in San Jose
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$61 - US$108 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Spa Hotel in San Jose
#5 Family Hotel in San Jose
#5 Best Value Hotel in San Jose
#5 Romantic Hotel in San Jose
#11 Business Hotel in San Jose
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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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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"Some rooms have a small balcony over looking the pool."
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"Rooms 25, 27 and 29 have a private balcony."
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"Be sure to ask for a room in the newer section."
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"All rooms are nice, clean, safe and comfortable! Feels like staying at a friend's house."
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