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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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    “costa rica” (164 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 2 February 2015

    If you want to stay in a Costa Rican hotel that looks and feels like a classic Costa Rican hotel, then stay at the Hotel Santo Tomas. Breakfast is included, the staff and owner are affable and knowledgeable. There's a hot tub and pool. All...More

    2  Thank mattatlee
    Response from AdvisorHST, Owner at Hotel Santo TomasResponded 4 February 2015

    Hi Matt, wonderful having you and your son stay and enjoy the facilities here. Lots of families choose here for just that reason. I don't think anyone has described the hotel the way you did, a Classic Costa Rica hotel, wonderful: Thank You ! That...More

    Reviewed 2 February 2015 via mobile

    The rooms were very comfortable and clean. The furnishings were in good condition. There was no a /c, but none was needed. The staff was all very friendly and helpful. The ceiling fan was just fine. Breakfast was adequate but nothing to brag about. Comfortable...More

    Thank ROGER S
    Response from AdvisorHST, Owner at Hotel Santo TomasResponded 3 February 2015

    Hi Roger, Very nice review , thank you so much. Yes there ia a lot of every thing around the hotel and very close, only four blocks to central avenue and all of the attractions. Many clients stay here three days or so and we...More

    Reviewed 30 January 2015

    This small hotel is really well situated a few minutes walk from downtown. It is a converted older house with a new addition at the back. It must have been a magnificent house in its day and the owner has done a great job renovating....More

    1  Thank Raymondocanuck
    Response from AdvisorHST, Owner at Hotel Santo TomasResponded 3 February 2015

    Hi Raymond, Great meeting you and your traveling crew in the breakfast area. That is a great suggesting about the information we send to clients before arriving to assist in making your journey easier. We only do this for clients that book directly thru the...More

    Reviewed 30 January 2015

    There are four basic reasons why I would not look for any other hotel when in San Jose: 1. Hotel building and grounds - an old coffee plantation building, now in town, high ceilings, spotlessly clean, elegant old tilework, inviting spaces outside the rooms to...More

    1  Thank Cheryl525
    Response from AdvisorHST, Owner at Hotel Santo TomasResponded 3 February 2015

    Hola Cheryl, I love the way you have written your review, Thank You ! We have many single ladies stay with us and we happily assist them with whatever they require. We also have many dental clients stay as well just for the reasons you...More

    Reviewed 29 January 2015

    We booked our accomodation at this hotel before we left the UK. As well as this we booked our wedding here a small affair not much fuss, of course we were a little apprehensive as it was a long way away. We however didn't need...More

    1  Thank Vicyoung40
    Response from AdvisorHST, Owner at Hotel Santo TomasResponded 3 February 2015

    i Ian and Victoria! Absolutely lovely having you both stay and your wedding could not have been more fun. My wife over the years has performed many of these ( well over 50) and happily to say everyone is still married . So I'll guess...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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    • Price range
    • US$69 - US$139 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #1 Spa Hotel in San Jose
    • #3 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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