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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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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Wheelchair Access
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 23 September 2014

    We stayed 2 nights in this hotel, and looking at the price we paid (57usd), we got great value! There is a fitness center, pool, jacuzzi, breakfast included. Great! The hotel, rooms and common areas were very clean. The economic rooms are not huge, but...More

    2  Thank Melaniedv
    Response from AdvisorHST, Owner at Hotel Santo TomasResponded 24 September 2014

    Hi Ghent, Great review and yes we have five different room types for to fit your travel and budget needs! The reason we charge for the laundry in advance is to eliminate any problems with guests, you would be surprised how many travelers don't won't...More

    Reviewed 18 September 2014 via mobile

    The inside of this hotel is stunning and looks historic. The rooms were elegant, there is hot water, great location to central, and complimentary breakfast. The front staff is also very helpful! The breakfast is pretty average, but otherwise this is a great stay in...More

    2  Thank Brittanyanne916
    Response from AdvisorHST, Owner at Hotel Santo TomasResponded 20 September 2014

    Hi Brittanyanne, Very nice , short , concise and informative review, Thank You. Yes: the Free Hot Cooked breakfast consists of a small fresh fruit plate, fresh made juice and coffee. Eggs cooked to order, gallo pinto, sweet plantano, toast, jam, cereal, and several home...More

    Reviewed 12 September 2014

    What a nice surprise. This is a beautiful quaint little hotel in San Jose downtown area. We booked an economy room and then I decided to upgrade online to a newer room. Our room was so pretty and up to date. High ceilings, nice furniture...More

    4  Thank aatpct
    Response from AdvisorHST, Owner at Hotel Santo TomasResponded 16 September 2014

    Hi Phoenix Couple, Just a lovely review you have give us , thank you . Yes we have 6 different room types to fit different needs and budgets. Many couples stay with us and do what you did, pay just a few dollars more and...More

    Reviewed 10 September 2014

    I met this guy, Tomas over coffee on my first morning here. Turns out he owns the joint. He was fulsome with his info and conversation. The coffee and the breakfast here are GREAT, as are the pool and Jacuzzi, which he designed and built...More

    1  Thank HongKongRichard
    Response from AdvisorHST, Owner at Hotel Santo TomasResponded 16 September 2014

    Hi HongKongRichard, Great TripAdvisor name, love it! Thank you for those lovely five green dots, we are not the Marriott , but then again you don't pay that high price and breakfast is FREE ! You also had our Fall Special discount thru the hotels...More

    Reviewed 26 August 2014

    I only stayed overnight over a weekend, but the staff was great and I would definitely go back here again if I needed to stay in San Jose. It's certainly not a resort, but I certainly wasn't paying a resort price. And for what I...More

    2  Thank RachelfromBk
    Response from AdvisorHST, Owner at Hotel Santo TomasResponded 27 August 2014

    Hi Rachel, Thank you for the fine review and charming and quaint are really quite nice in today's world of cookie cutter hotels. Having a good Costa Rica experience is what the trip is all about. I think you definitely received poor information about San...More

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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
    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
    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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    "All the rooms are very private. The second level has balconies over looking the pool, tropical gardens and..."
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    "Room 5 was alcove-facing I think. 2Q beds, only 2 other rooms in alcove. But with window open, you'll..."
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    "Old rooms are nice and quaint. Handicap rooms available."
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