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Barcelo San Jose

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  • Average18%
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4.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed yesterday

This five star hotel deserves a higher rating. After all it is a five star property with good rooms and amenities. We stayed here for two days at start of a tour. Our dinner was buffet. Seating area was too small for the number of...More

Thank Nirmal S
Hotel's Favourite
Reviewed 28 December 2017

I've been traveling to Costa Rica regularly for more than 25 years. Today, there are innumerable choices for hotels in the San Jose area, and a US tourist can easily find a shiny, new clone hotel that will feel like a trip to Cleveland, if...More

7  Thank JBrownCR
Response from Channel M, Director General at Barcelo San JoseResponded 29 December 2017

Dear Guest Firstly we would like to thank you for the lovely review you shared following your recent visit to our Barceló San José hotel and are delighted to read that we were able to match your holiday expectations. Once more we thank you for...More

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I have stayed at this hotel for years after trying many of the other hotels in the area. The rooms are now newly renovated, even before they were very lovely rooms. Most of the staff have been here for years, are friendly, courteous and will...More

Thank alisontrafton181
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Our one night stay at the San Jose Barcelo was confusing and tolerable at best. When I made the reservation through their online site, I requested a quiet room on a higher floor if possible. I did not realize they would put us on the...More

Thank Constance K
Response from Channel M, Director General at Barcelo San JoseResponded 2 days ago

Dear Guest We are really sorry to hear that you did not enjoy the experience in our hotel to the fullest as we strive to make each stay with us an unforgettable one. Discussions involving the respective team members and management have taken place to...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

Room overlooked a very busy noisy road, better glazing is required. We were on an All Inclusive basis but they didn't seem to understand what this meant, hard to get a drink before lunch from the bar and were directed to the pool bar where...More

Thank alturbo60
Response from Channel M, Director General at Barcelo San JoseResponded 3 days ago

Dear Guest, We are sincerely grateful for the time you spent to share your comments on your recent stay in our Barceló San Jose hotel, your detailed review will certainly assist in order to keep on improving the quality of our services for our valued...More

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About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free Internet
Breakfast included
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Tennis Court
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$88 - US$156 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Luxury Hotel in San Jose
#3 Spa Hotel in San Jose
#17 Business Hotel in San Jose
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$88 - US$156 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Luxury Hotel in San Jose
#3 Spa Hotel in San Jose
#17 Business Hotel in San Jose
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Joanna O
22 January 2018|
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Hello Joanna Receive a warm greeting. The hotel does have a hair dryer and we have a laundry service. We hope see you soon. Best Regards
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ldavis561
15 December 2017|
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Dear Traveler You can reserve a car in our tour desk, they will help you with what you need. We wait for you. Best Regards.
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Kareen M
27 October 2017|
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Good day Mrs. Karen Receive a warm greeting. The Premium Level rooms are located on the highest floors of the hotel and also has a snack and drinks room open from 7:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. We hope see you soon. Best... More
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"Room 422 had a nice view of the city."
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