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Hotel Don Carlos

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All reviewsjade museuma large gift shopreal charmcosta ricalocal artistsone nightwelcome cocktailcharming hotelthree blocksnooks and cranniesold mansioneasy walking distancequiet streetrooms are largerecommend this hotel to anyonestayed two nightsdowntown area
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Reviewed 11 September 2012

We had an excellent stay at this hotel. Good service, great restaurant with a wonderful waiter, a limited dinner menu but very good breakfast buffet, and a nice, clean room. The hotel is wonderfully decorated with many drawings and Costa Rican art. It is close...More

Thank indigo655
Reviewed 2 September 2012

I should preface this by stating that I haven't actually spent any time in San Jose OUTSIDE of the Don Carlos. We booked our trip through Costa Rica Sun Tours, and they took care of making these arrangements for us, but I can absolutely say...More

Thank doniree
Reviewed 26 August 2012

Let me start by saying Don Carlos still offers a clean and quaint atmosphere. I have stayed at the Don Carlos in the past and just loved it (you can read my past review). However, the friendliness has left the building. Ironically, there were several...More

Thank Jayson_Charles
Reviewed 27 July 2012

Under normal circumstance, I would’ve given this hotel a decent rating, however, several events unfolded that ruined an otherwise perfect vacation. Upon arriving to the airport at 4am, I realized that the camera I took out of my bag the night before to take a...More

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Reviewed 23 July 2012

This was out second time staying at Hotel Don Carlos. We love it! Old and charming hotel in a nice part of San Jose. Great place to stay when you arrive in Costa Rica and a nice place to stay the night before you leave...More

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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Multilingual Staff
Free Parking
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US$69 - US$92 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#16 Romantic Hotel in San Jose
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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US$69 - US$92 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#16 Romantic Hotel in San Jose
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Indranil S
8 February 2018|
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Response from ToAnywhere | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I didn't answer sooner. We didn't see any noteworthy attractions nearby, but found the parks, streets, shops and markets nearby safe to walk to. We did get out about 10 in the morning, and felt no qualms about being... More
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RonaldMSantaFe_NM
7 December 2016|
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Response from Dave_SHP1313 | Reviewed this property |
I don't know if it is available for the dates you need, but I had room #6 when I was there. It has two large beds. I believe that it came to $71 US taxes in per night. Great room, very clean.
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