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London, Canada
Reviewed 15 December 2015

We stayed here at the start and end of our tour with GAdventures and I wouldn't come back just to stay unless we payed for an updated room. We were told the breakfast was included/wasn't included/was included... no one had the same story. The hotel wasn't near much...it kind of seems away from any attractions and there aren't too many...

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Charlottesville, Virginia
Reviewed 13 December 2015

Authentic has a great location in San Jose. It is not far from the Pan Am Highway, US Embassy, many businesses, and the SJO airport. Taxi to SJO is about $25 USD. Rooms are simple but comfortable and have wifi along with Spanish and English TV channels. Breakfast is very good with a range to accommodate most palates. The staff...

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Mississauga, Canada
Reviewed 1 December 2015

We stayed here 1 night as part of a G Adventure tour. It was a good hotel for exactly that. The rooms were basic and clean. They could use a little extra lighting. On the plus side the water pressure in the shower was fabulous. Our room was number 45 and right above the restaurant kitchen. Every 10 minutes or...

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McKinney, Texas
Reviewed 3 November 2015

The first room I got the air conditioner did not work so after they tried to fix it, they finally moved me. The rooms are not fancy. Very plain and the beds are hard. The front desk people were nice also.

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Calgary
Reviewed 25 October 2015 via mobile

We had 2 stays at this hotel - start and end of of our tour group. This hotel was chosen by the tour company. For both stays, the two rooms were in poor condition. For the first stay, our room faced the street and we heard street noises all night. For the second stay, the room location was better as...

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Saint Louis, Missouri
Reviewed 11 September 2015 via mobile

Rooms are in rough condition. Shelf in bathroom sags so much items fall off. Toilet seat has surface peeling off. They forgot to clean the room one day and we reminded them early afternoon and they did nothing. Staff is neither helpful nor friendly.

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Nebraska
Reviewed 1 September 2015

I stayed here with my tour group in July, 2015 and was very happy with the accommodations for the whole group. The rooms were good size, older, but clean and comfortable. My room had ceiling fans but others had air conditioning. There is now and elevator to take you to third floor rooms. The breakfast buffet was great and my...

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Demorest
Reviewed 22 August 2015 via mobile

We spent our last night in Costa Rica here. It had mixed reviews but our room was just like the pictures. Very modern and clean. My room has air conditioning but we really didn't need it. The staff was helpful and breakfast was a buffet that was also good. The grocery store is one block away and downtown is a...

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Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 18 August 2015

I stayed in Autentico Hotel this July and received severe bed bug bites. The bites were so bad they blistered and I had to seek medical attention while in Costa Rica. The rooms were also very run down.

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Kent
Reviewed 14 August 2015

Like many, this hotel was booked by the tour operator so we stayed for one night at the beginning of the tour and one night at the end. We were mother and daughter travelling together and the room we had had 3 single beds - which made it seem cramped. It is a hotel for a one night stay and...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Authentic Hotel offers guests the experience of an oriented values and customs of the Costa Rican people personalized service. With a total of 80 rooms, guests have a wide variety of facilities to meet their different needs. Considering the needs of our guests the authentic Hotel, offers pool areas, restaurant and parking. Authentic Hotel is a destination city, with a family atmosphere that highlights the charisma of Costa Rica ... more   less 

Additional Information about Autentico Hotel

Address: Ave 5 and 7 calle 40 | Sabana Este, San Jose 10108, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of San Jose > San Jose Metro > San Jose
Price Range: $79 - $208 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Autentico Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 80
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Autentico Hotel Costa Rica/San Jose
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“I recommend a 2nd or 3rd level room away from the main area as they would be quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles onecentp, 20 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Ask for the rooms on the eastern side of the building ground floor there very easily accessible close and quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles canthonyf, 2 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Say hello to Vargus at the bar. He is wonderful!”
 of 5 bubbles FrozenWasilla, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Get one away from main room. I was in 27 and very quiet there.”
 of 5 bubbles yakermary, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
“My room is #31 and facing their swimming pool.”
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