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Gran Hotel Costa Rica

Ave 2 Calle Central, San Jose 527-1000 Costa Rica

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Gran Hotel Costa Rica, San Jose, Costa Rica
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Gran Hotel Costa Rica - Hotel Reviews from across the web

No title - expert review
The one-time grande dame of San José lodgings has reclaimed that Gran title once again thanks to an extensive, and much appreciated, remodeling, redecorating, and retooling. A formal dining room and grand piano just off the lobby evoke the hotel's 1930s heyday. Rooms are large and bright with...

No title - expert review
Although the Gran Hotel Costa Rica can claim the best location of any downtown hotel (bordering the Teatro Nacional and the Plaza de la Cultura), it does not, unfortunately, offer rooms to match the prestigious location or name. Most of the guest rooms here are fairly large, but they feel very spart...

A real value - user review
For some one interested in the culture and people, the Gran Hotel was an ideal choice. We were in the center of the city, close to the National Theater, National Museum, etc. Everywhere we went the people were wonderful. The room was spacious, clean and comfortable. We were on the front of the hotel...

Location is Gran - user review
Nice room and view of Plaza was great. Unfortunately tub in bathroom was disgusting. Restaurant is in awesome location, has very good food, and is fairly priced, but service was inconsistent. Went to lunch at 2:30, got beer right away, but server never came back for food order ... left at 3:10 and g...

Service with a smile! - user review
This is a really lovely hotel with front desk staff that goes out of its way to cater to your every whim. Absolutely first class service, a charming outdoor breakfast area and a good dinner menu. Get a deluxe room some of the standard rooms are rather plain but still nice. The deluxe rooms are very ...

Keep myself (the silent) promise - user review
The location, and the open air caf?are most pleasant.Met several expats each had his reason and story about coming back. Maybe if on my next trip (planned now), I co...

Keep myself (the silent) promise - user review
The location, and the open air café are most pleasant.Met several expats each had his reason and story about coming back. Maybe if on my next trip (planned now), I co...

Getting better - user review
The Grand Hotel is getting better now, they have new things in rooms,carpets, etc. Also have a nice restaurant, with a new part in the well know las arcadas , you can e...

great historic site - user review
I know some reviewers hated the rooms because there's no AC, unreliable hot/cold water, and noisy street below. But when we were there (Dec 2005), we got a clean room, fan, ...

Good Location - user review
The Gran Hotel Costa Rica location was very good, the amenities nice. The room was very noisey, the bath-tub was chipping apart with each use & is was difficult to get warm wate...

Convenient - user review
I liked the location however the noise level was not to my liking for sleep purposes. I understand that convenience and amenities are relative terms depending on what you are a...

OK if you dont want to sleep - user review
The Gran is perfect if you like hot noisy rooms. The location is right in the middle of things but really noisy(even at 4am.) The breakfast was bad but it was nice to sit and enj...

we just stayed one night - user review
The Hotel was clean and parking was free and easy. ( someone else parked the car for us ) We had a few drinks in the bar, but the menu was limited. Breakfast was buffet, but YU...

an old grand hotel - user review
a hotel in san jose with history. right downtown near to all. excellent place to stopover on the way into the country and the real reason for going to costa rica. nature, beachs, ...

the room smell bad - user review
This hotel was nice on the outside.Service was great overall,but when you get to your room there is a very bad odor throughout the halls and into the room. It was true when I read ...

Spanish Charm, Great Location - user review
The Gran Hotel is an excellent location for walking to many of the downtown sites including museams and shopping. Hotel has lots of Spanish and old world charm. In good shape. Op...

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