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Casa 69

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Philadelphia, PA
Reviewed 20 April 2012

The rooms are clean and lovely, and the property is well-appointed throughout. The common areas, including the roof deck, are nice. Continental breakfast is fine (fruit, coffee, bread) and cooked food is available at a modest extra cost. Staff is pleasant and helpful. The only negative is the street noise from the neighboring pubs, which is a factor on the...

2Thank Seitchik
San Francisco, California
Reviewed 19 April 2012

My friend and I were staying in San Jose for one night (we had an early morning flight back to the states) so we decided to stay at Casa 69. The owner and staff were very friendly, the place was super clean, and there is an amazing Italian restaurant just around the corner. Definitely a good find for one night....

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Casa69, Owner at Casa 69, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and the many positive comments. The Embassy of Nicaragua is on the corner of our street and is a well known landmark. Once on our street we are 2/3rds of the way down on the right hand side. There is a blue door and gate along a yellow wall at the front of our Hotel....

Reviewed 17 April 2012

Tucked away on a tiny little street in San Jose, Casa 69 is the most lovely and inviting inn with clean and delightfully decorated rooms, a comfortable and beautifully decorated living area including TV, computer, phones, even a rooftop terrace. Safe and cozy, attended by a friendly helpful staff - Ralph was especially kind, helping me plan tours, travel, even...

2Thank KathiJC
Reviewed 13 April 2012

I stayed there when I visited my sister and I loved it! Being a young man traveling by myself, I could have stayed in a much cheaper place, but the charm and, more importantly, the security of the hotel made me want to stay the three nights that I did. The bar next door was never loud, and I didn't...

2Thank ChicagoSoloTraveler
Reviewed 12 April 2012

Casa 69 is full of surprises, most of them pleasant. The location is not the best because of the pubs, but it is only an issue on weekends. Fairly safe. The staff is terrific. Oscar was very attentive and helpful with information about the area and what to do and he will go out of his way to make one...

2Thank Miraflorino
Reviewed 11 April 2012

Warm, charming and comfortable with helpful staff and owner on site. I believe having the owner right there helping adds to the efficiency of the hotel overall. Everyone is positive and wants to help you by offering ideas on what to do and they are all excited about the area overall and what they and the area has to offer....

2Thank Katherine D
oak park, il
Reviewed 9 April 2012

Expected more after reading reviews that said things like "boutique hotel." perhaps the terrace rooms are much nicer than what we got ( we only stayed one night so were given a very basic room with a tiny bathroom). Wasn't bothered by any train but by an infernal racket at a nightclub next door. Expect this is only a problem...

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Casa69, Owner at Casa 69, responded to this review

Casa 69 fits the definition of a Boutique Hotel very well. We have rooms of various sizes, many of which have been recently remodelled. The rooms are bright, cheery, and we have incorporated many paintings from local artists. The pictures on the web site provide a testimonial to this, and we always hear very positive comments regarding the rooms and...

Hamtramck, MI
Reviewed 7 April 2012

My boyfriend and I liked this little spot so much we went back to San Jose for 3 nights during our month long trip. If you are an animal lover this is the hotel for you. There are several house cats living at the hotel. They are very friendly and beautiful. We have 3 at home and really loved having...

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Casa69, Owner at Casa 69, responded to this review

Thank you for your very nice review. It was a pleasure having you visit our Hotel and hope to see both of your back soon.

Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 4 April 2012

My family arrived late in the afternoon due to not being able to find Casa 69--even with GPS, we drove by it no less than five times. So, make sure you get the names of the bars located next door. The locals could not tell us where it was, even though we had them call (three times) and ask for...

2Thank Angus2000
Bonsall, California
Reviewed 28 March 2012

So it was noisy. Other than than, it was wonderful. Very cosy with just nine rooms, beautiful gardens, safe and secure, includes continental breakfast. You can also order a full breakfast for $5.00. The staff was very friendly and helpful. I would give this hotel a 5star except for a few things. It is adjacent to the railroad tracks and...

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  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Historic house built by one of San Jose's most prominent families in 1938 is now a B&B. Let this beautiful old house be your home away from home in San Jose. Located just four blocks east of the National Museum, Barrio California, just 10 minutes walking distance to the center of town. Enjoy our rooftop view deck and garden. You can walk to all museums and places of interest like National Theater, Jade Museum, Plaza de la Cultura, Simon Bolivar Zoo as well as many very good restaurants, bars of all kinds and casinos in minutes, city center and PreColumbian Gold Museum. Shopping, San Pedro mall, central market, and the Artisan Market are within a comfortable walking distance. We also have a rooftop patio where you can enjoy the sun, a coffee or drink with friends, while you look out at the sights and mountains around San Jose ... more   less 

Additional Information about Casa 69

Address: 69 calle 25bis | Barrio California, San Jose, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of San Jose > San Jose Metro > San Jose
Price Range: $50 - $57 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Casa 69 3*
Number of rooms: 8
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“Ask for a room that is not above the happy noisy bar just down the street.”
Tamaski, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
“I recommend the queen or king rooms. They are spacious and a real pleasure to stay in.”
bettym423, 26 Dec 2016 | Read review
“The room in the back of the hotel appeared to be more private. If staying longer I would have preferred one of those rooms.”
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“Request the top floor terrace room with a king bed - amazing!”
Hanzabelle, 25 May 2016 | Read review
“Rooms across the street are quieter.”
LorenzoW115, 24 May 2016 | Read review
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