Balmoral Hotel - San Jose

Ave. Central Entre Calle 7 Y 9, San Jose, Costa Rica, 3344-1000  show map
 4 stars
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Balmoral Hotel - San Jose

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

Valet parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour security

24-hour business center

Food/ Drinks

A la carte restaurant

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Cafe

Dining room

Coffee shop

Lobby bar

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

Reflex massage

Sauna

Overview

Balmoral Hotel is placed in an entertainment area of San Jose in the vicinity of Poas National Park, Pueblo Antiguo and Parque La Sabana. The hotel's traditional building set in the heart of San Jose was completely refurbished in 2009.

The city center is 10 minutes' walk of the property. There are cafeterias and restaurants in the area.

Balmoral Hotel is set close to a market and stores.

Balmoral Hotel lies within 10 minutes’ drive to Tobias Bolanos airport.

Rooms

Balmoral Hotel offers 112 rooms on 7 floors that come with a living area, IDD phone, wireless internet, a wardrobe and flat-screen TV as well as spacious bathrooms with a magnifying mirror, towels and a shower. Some of the bright rooms enjoy a view of the city. They are equipped with a fridge, a microwave and coffee/tea makers.

Eat & Drink

A breakfast is served in the bar. The property offers an 24-hour restaurant serving international cuisine. Serving an array of dishes, Restaurante El Patio del Balmoral and Tico burguesas are just 50 meters away.

Services

Guests will make use of a hairdresser, a newspaper stand and a safe deposit box as well as find a conference room, a copier and fax/photocopying services useful for work.

Relax

The hotel offers racquetball and table tennis and many other on-site activities.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free private parking is possible on site.

Year renovated:   2009.  Number of floors:   7.  Number of rooms:   112.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Public areas with access for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • 24-hour security
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Luggage storage
  • Allergy-free rooms
  • Brailled elevators
  • Currency exchange
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Sundry/Convenience store
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Hairdresser
  • Beauty salon
  • Coffee shop
  • Eco friendly
  • Lobby
  • Ice machine
  • Multilingual staff
  • Smoke detectors

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center
  • Water sports
  • Tennis court
  • Table tennis
  • Racquetball

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • Valet parking
  • Room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Doctor on call
  • Wedding services
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Continental breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Cafe
  • Lobby bar
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby
  • Catering service

Meeting facilities

  • 24-hour business center
  • Exhibition space
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Projector
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Babysitting/Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Leisure/ TV room
  • Sauna
  • Jacuzzi
  • Reflex massage

Room view

  • City view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Connecting rooms
  • Dining room
  • Sitting area
  • Balcony
  • Fireplace in room
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds
  • Daybed

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Shared bathroom
  • Bath/ Shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator

Bedroom

  • Fluffy down duvets

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • International calls
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Parquet floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 7 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

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Hotel Address:

Ave. Central Entre Calle 7 Y 9, San Jose, Costa Rica, 3344-1000

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City Center
  • San Jose
    3000 ft
Airports
Restaurants
  • Restaurante El Patio del Balmoral (cuisine: International, Costa Rican)
    100 ft
  • Mariscar
    100 ft
Parks
  • Central Park
    1500 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2009
  • Number of floors:
    7
  • Number of rooms:
    112

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                        Bed type: 2 Queen-size beds
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                                    How to reach hotel

                                    hotel Balmoral Hotel - San Jose San Jose location
                                    Show big map »

                                    Hotel Address:

                                    Ave. Central Entre Calle 7 Y 9, San Jose, Costa Rica, 3344-1000

                                    Get directions
                                    City Center
                                    • San Jose
                                      3000 ft
                                    Airports
                                    Restaurants
                                    • Restaurante El Patio del Balmoral (cuisine: International, Costa Rican)
                                      100 ft
                                    • Mariscar
                                      100 ft
                                    Parks
                                    • Central Park
                                      1500 ft
                                    Hotel information
                                    • Check-in:
                                      from  3 pm
                                    • Check-out:
                                      until  11 am
                                    • Year renovated:
                                      2009
                                    • Number of floors:
                                      7
                                    • Number of rooms:
                                      112

                                    Hotel Awards

                                    Costa RicanHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedSan JoseBalmoral

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                                    What's nearby

                                    Tourist attractions

                                    • sky walk - 1.7 mi

                                    Popular areas

                                    • City Center - 2700 ft

                                    Local attractions

                                    • Parque La Sabana - 1.2 mi
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                                    • El Pueblo - 5.0 mi
                                      Pavas, San Jose
                                    • Refugio Herpetologico de Costa Rica - 6.1 mi
                                      Alto de las Palomas, Santa Ana
                                    • Pueblo Antiguo - 3.9 mi
                                      2 kilometros al oeste del Hospital Mexico, contiguo al Parque Nacional de Diversiones, San Jose
                                    • Inbio Parque - 5.3 mi
                                      Calle Pricipal, Heredia

                                    Near the hotel

                                    • Precolumbian Gold Museum - 900 ft
                                      Calle 5, San Jose
                                    • Metropolitan Church - 1600 ft
                                      Bordered by Avdas. 4 and 2 and Cs. Central and 1, San Jose
                                    • Jade Museum - 2000 ft
                                      Avenida 7, Calle 9 y 11, San Jose
                                    • Parque Espana - 2700 ft
                                      Bordered by Avdas. 7 and 3 and Cs. 11 and 17, San Jose
                                    • Central Park - 1500 ft
                                      Calle Central at Avenida 2, San Jose
                                    • Museum of Contemporary Art and Design - 1700 ft
                                      Avenidas 3 y 5, Calles 15 y 17, San Jose
                                    • Parque Zoologico Nacional Simon Bolivar - 2200 ft
                                      Avda. 11 and C. 11, San Jose

                                    Restaurants nearby

                                    • Restaurante El Patio del Balmoral - 100 ft

                                      Address: San Jose, Avenida Central, entre calles 7 y 9
                                      Phone: 22211700

                                      68% likes this, based on 184 reviews
                                      Cuisine: International, Costa Rican

                                    • La Criollita - 200 ft

                                      Address: Avenida 7
                                      Phone: 2256--6511

                                      71% likes this, based on 37 reviews
                                      Cuisine: Costa Rican

                                    • La Gauchada - 400 ft

                                      Address: 175m sur del Canal 7
                                      Phone: 2232 6916

                                      65% likes this, based on 45 reviews
                                      Cuisine: Argentinean
                                      Price Range: USD 0 - USD 15

                                    • Mariscar - 100 ft

                                      Address: Calle 7

                                    • Tico burguesas - 300 ft

                                      Address: 1 calle 9, San Jose

                                      76% likes this, based on 7 reviews
                                      Cuisine: Mexican

                                    Hotel information
                                    • Check-in:
                                      from  3 pm
                                    • Check-out:
                                      until  11 am
                                    • Year renovated:
                                      2009
                                    • Number of floors:
                                      7
                                    • Number of rooms:
                                      112

                                    Hotel Awards

                                    Costa RicanHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedSan JoseBalmoral

                                    According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
                                    Best Spa Hotels in Costa Rica

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                                    Balmoral Reviews

                                    Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Balmoral

                                    Average guest rating

                                    7.2out of 10
                                    Very good
                                    Based on 16 reviews

                                    Guest reviews

                                    • Single
                                      8.8

                                      Staff were very friendly and exceptionally helpful!

                                      Free Internet is only available in the hotel reception area..

                                    • Single
                                      10.0

                                      I enjoy being next to all the shopping

                                    • Single
                                      7.0

                                      Location in middel of Town

                                      Plastic at breakfast.

                                    How to reach hotel

                                    hotel Balmoral Hotel - San Jose San Jose location
                                    Show big map »

                                    Hotel Address:

                                    Ave. Central Entre Calle 7 Y 9, San Jose, Costa Rica, 3344-1000

                                    Get directions
                                    City Center
                                    • San Jose
                                      3000 ft
                                    Airports
                                    Restaurants
                                    • Restaurante El Patio del Balmoral (cuisine: International, Costa Rican)
                                      100 ft
                                    • Mariscar
                                      100 ft
                                    Parks
                                    • Central Park
                                      1500 ft
                                    Hotel information
                                    • Check-in:
                                      from  3 pm
                                    • Check-out:
                                      until  11 am
                                    • Year renovated:
                                      2009
                                    • Number of floors:
                                      7
                                    • Number of rooms:
                                      112

                                    Hotel Awards

                                    Costa RicanHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedSan JoseBalmoral

                                    According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
                                    Best Spa Hotels in Costa Rica

                                    Use Badge