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Premium bedding, pillowtop beds, free minibar items, in-room safe
Premium bedding, pillowtop beds, free minibar items, in-room safe

Guest reviews

4.7 out of 5 Exceptional
998 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.9/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

Free WiFi
Parking included
Air Conditioning
Spa
Restaurant
Gym

Cleaning and safety practices

Cleaned with disinfectant
24-hour vacancy between guest room stays
Hand sanitizer provided

Map

Explore the area

Popular LocationMercado Central17 min walk
Popular LocationMuseum of Costa Rican Art5 min drive
Popular LocationSabana Park7 min drive
AirportSan Jose (SJO-Juan Santamaria Intl.)18 min drive

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  • Standard Room, 1 Queen Bed

    Room amenities

    • 194 sq ft
    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Queen Bed
    More detailsStandard Room, 1 Queen Bed
  • Deluxe Room, 2 Queen Beds

    Room amenities

    • 301 sq ft
    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Queen Beds
    More detailsDeluxe Room, 2 Queen Beds
  • Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed

    Room amenities

    • 301 sq ft
    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsDeluxe Room, 1 King Bed
  • Deluxe Room, 1 Queen Bed, Patio

    Room amenities

    • 280 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Queen Bed
    More detailsDeluxe Room, 1 Queen Bed, Patio
  • Superior Room, 1 Queen Bed

    Room amenities

    • 226 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Queen Bed
    More detailsSuperior Room, 1 Queen Bed
  • Romantic Suite, 1 King Bed, Jetted Tub, City View

    Room amenities

    • 592 sq ft
    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsRomantic Suite, 1 King Bed, Jetted Tub, City View
  • Suite, 1 King Bed

    Room amenities

    • 452 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsSuite, 1 King Bed
  • Family Suite, Multiple Beds

    Room amenities

    • 484 sq ft
    • Sleeps 5
    • 2 Queen Beds and 1 Twin Bed
    More detailsFamily Suite, Multiple Beds

About this area

San Jose

Located in San Jose, Hotel Grano de Oro is in the city center and near a train station. The area's natural beauty can be seen at National Park and Braulio Carrillo National Park, while Museum of Costa Rican Art and National Theater are cultural highlights. Traveling with kids? Make time for Spirogyra Butterfly Garden, or check out an event or a game at Costa Rica National Stadium (Estadio Nacional de Costa Rica). Take an opportunity to explore the area for outdoor excitement like hiking/biking trails.

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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Mercado Central - 17 min walk
  • Museum of Costa Rican Art - 5 min drive
  • Sabana Park - 7 min drive
  • Central Park - 10 min drive
  • San Jose Cathedral - 18 min drive

Getting around

  • San Jose Cemetery Station - 11 min walk
  • Juan Santamaria Intl. Airport (SJO) - 18 min drive

Restaurants

  • Restaurante Grano de Oro — 1 min walk

About this property

Hotel Grano de Oro

Family-friendly San Jose hotel in San Bosco, near Museum of Costa Rican Art
This smoke-free hotel features a restaurant, a fitness center, and a bar/lounge. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include a snack bar/deli, massage/treatment rooms, and concierge services. All 40 individually decorated rooms provide free WiFi, free wired Internet, and pillowtop beds. For a bit of entertainment, LCD TVs come with cable channels, and guests will also appreciate thoughtful touches like minibars (stocked with some free items) and bathrobes.
Hotel Grano de Oro offers 40 air-conditioned accommodations with minibars (stocked with some free items) and safes. Each accommodation is individually decorated. Pillowtop beds feature premium bedding. LCD televisions come with cable channels.

Bathrooms include showers, bathrobes, and hair dryers. This San Jose hotel provides complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and ceiling fans. Housekeeping is offered daily and irons/ironing boards can be requested.

2 spa tubs are on site. Other recreational amenities include a fitness center.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows industry sanitization guidelines of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)

Social distancing

Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks and gloves available
Hand sanitizer provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi and wired Internet
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking
  • 24-hour roundtrip airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Airport shuttle on request

Food and drink

  • To-go breakfast available for a fee daily 7 AM–11 AM: USD 17 for adults and USD 17 for children
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar
  • Room service available

Things to do

  • 2 spa tubs
  • Fitness center
  • Spa services

Family friendly

  • Babysitting/childcare (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • In-room child care (surcharge)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Snack bar/deli

Conveniences

  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Front-desk safe
  • Gift shop/newsstand
  • No elevators

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Italian
  • Spanish

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Terrace

Spa

  • Aromatherapy
  • Body scrubs
  • Body wraps
  • Detox wraps
  • Massage - deep-tissue
  • Massage - hot stone
  • Massage/treatment rooms
  • Treatment room

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • No elevator (single level property)
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Romance packages available
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Ceiling fan
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Pillow-top mattress
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Bathrobes
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower

Entertainment

  • Cable channels
  • LCD TV

Food and drink

  • Champagne service
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Free minibar (some items)

More

  • Free local calls
  • Individually decorated
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Safe

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before noon

Special check-in instructions

This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request
Fees may apply; contact the property in advance to make arrangements
Due to COVID-19, this property’s food and beverage options may be limited pursuant to local regulations.

Renovations and closures

Due to COVID-19, this property’s food and beverage options may be limited.

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Up to 2 children stay free when using existing bedding
Free cribs (infant beds)

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for to-go breakfast: USD 17 for adults and USD 17 for children (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 26332 per vehicle (one-way)
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: USD 26332 (one-way)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a first aid kit
This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place
Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests
Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer
Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings
The property affirms that it adheres to the Safe Travels (WTTC - Global) sanitization guidelines
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply); guests must contact the property with arrival details 48 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments; reservations can be made by contacting the property prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms

Property is also known as

Grano de Oro
Grano de Oro San Jose
Grano Hotel
Hotel Grano de Oro
Hotel Grano de Oro San Jose
Hotel Oro
Oro Hotel
Hotel Grano De Oro San Jose Costa Rica
Hotel Grano Oro San Jose
Hotel Grano Oro
Grano Oro San Jose
Grano Oro
Hotel Grano de Oro Hotel
Hotel Grano de Oro San Jose
Hotel Grano de Oro Hotel San Jose

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Hotel Grano de Oro and receive a full refund?
Yes, Hotel Grano de Oro offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Hotel Grano de Oro cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at Hotel Grano de Oro?
As of Aug 14, 2020, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Hotel Grano de Oro on Aug 15, 2020 start from $155, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Is Hotel Grano de Oro pet-friendly?
No, only service animals are welcome at the property.
How much is parking at this hotel?
Self parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at this property?
Check-in is from 3:00 PM–10:00 PM. After-hours check-in is not available.
What time is check-out at this property?
Check-out is at noon.
Does this hotel provide a shuttle to the airport?
Yes, there's an airport shuttle. A fee of USD 26332 per vehicle, one-way, applies.
Where is this property located?
This family-friendly hotel is located in the city center, within 1 mi (2 km) of Museum of Costa Rican Art, Gold Museum (Museo de Oro), and National Theater. Costa Rica National Stadium (Estadio Nacional de Costa Rica) and Jade Museum are also within 2 mi (3 km). San Jose Cemetery Station is 11 minutes by foot and San Jose Contraloria Station is 13 minutes.

Guest reviews

Overall score and ratings for Hotel Grano de Oro

4.7
Exceptional
998 reviews
5 - Excellent
788
4 - Good
181
3 - Okay
17
2 - Mediocre
6
1 - Poor
6
4.9
Cleanliness
4.8
Service and Staff
4.4
Amenities
4.8
Property condition
5.0 out of 5 Excellent
  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Beautiful gardens and furniture. Staff very helpful. We came after hospital surgery and everyone was helpful. I cant give full review as resturant, regular services were not operational due to covid.

Stayed 1 night in Jul 2020
5.0 out of 5 Excellent
  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2020
5.0 out of 5 Excellent
  • Liked: Staff & service

Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020
4.0 out of 5 Good

    It felt like it was part of the Costa Rican environment

    Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020
    5.0 out of 5 Excellent
    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

    Beautiful property with great staff and fine dinning.

    Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020