Balmoral Hotel - San Jose

Avenida Central, Calle 7, 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 public areas

Parking

Handicap parking

Luggage storage
Late check-in/ -out
Food/ Drinks

A la carte restaurant

Coffee/ Tea in lobby

Cafe

Dining room

Coffee shop

Lobby bar

Breakfast room

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 about 10 minutes on foot. Cafeterias and restaurants are stroll from the hotel.

The hotel's good location a short stroll from a market and stores is favorable for shopping lovers.

Guests can reach Balmoral Hotel by car from Tobias Bolanos airport in 10 minutes.

Rooms

The property comprises of non-smoking rooms appointed with a balcony, a separate toilet, a minibar, an iron with ironing board and a private safe. The rooms look on to the city. The rooms are designed with modern décor and have hardwood floors.

Eat & Drink

The ideal restaurant offers delicious meals. Guests can try complimentary drinks in the café bar. Serving both food and drinks, Restaurante El Patio del Balmoral and Tico burguesas are situated around 50 meters from the property.

Services

Balmoral Hotel offers a catering service, projector screens and a meeting room to satisfy the needs of business guests.

Relax

Guests will enjoy a spa center, a sauna and a Jacuzzi provided on site. On-site fitness facilities include a gym and a fitness center.

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

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

Sports & Fitness

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

Services

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

Dining facilities

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

Meeting facilities

  • 24-hour business center
  • Exhibition space
  • Conference room
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Projector
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Babysitting/ Child services

Leisure facilities

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

Room view

  • City view

Room facilities

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

Bathroom

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

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator

Bedroom

  • Fluffy down duvets

Media

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

Room decor

  • Parquet floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

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.

How to reach hotel

hotel Balmoral Hotel - San Jose San Jose location
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Hotel Address:

Avenida Central, Calle 7, 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  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2009
  • Number of floors:
    7
  • Number of rooms:
    112

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Rooms and availability

Balmoral photos Room
Deluxe
Bed type: Double bed or Double beds
Size: 345 sq. feet
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  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Air conditioning
  • Shower
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344 square feet rooms

Room facilities
    Balmoral photos Room
    Superior
    Bed type: Double bed or Double beds or Twin beds
    Size: 270 sq. feet
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    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Air conditioning
    • Private bathroom
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    269 square feet rooms

    Room facilities
      Balmoral photos Room
      Standard
      Bed type: Double bed or 2 Single beds or Twin beds
      Size: 205 sq. feet
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      • Air conditioning
      • Private bathroom
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      210 square feet rooms

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        Suite
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        From 861 square feet with 2 comfortable rooms, 2 bathrooms and a living room, perfect for families.

        How to reach hotel

        hotel Balmoral Hotel - San Jose San Jose location
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        Hotel Address:

        Avenida Central, Calle 7, 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  2 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  12 pm
        • 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 Location

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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  2 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  12 pm
        • Year renovated:
          2009
        • Number of floors:
          7
        • Number of rooms:
          112

        Hotel Awards

        Costa RicanHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedSan JoseBalmoral

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        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:

        Avenida Central, Calle 7, 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  2 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  12 pm
        • 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