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Featured San Jose Independent Hotels

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Hotel Luisiana
100 west and 400 south from Cruz Roja, Santa Ana
Hotel Luisiana
$35
4.2/5 (1,899 reviews)

Great place to go to the night before an early flight out

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Studio Hotel
50 meters North of the Red Cross, Santa Ana
Studio Hotel
$81
4.5/5 (841 reviews)

Very nice artwork everywhere... lobby, cafeteria, elevator lobby, hallways, rooms. It's original and a great idea.

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Fauna Luxury Hostel
del Edificio Municipal de Escazú 150mts, Escazu
Fauna Luxury Hostel
$16
4.5/5 (86 reviews)

Two private rooms- king beds - ultra cozy! Great breakfast, staff and location. Well managed property and best rates in SJ. . . .

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Hotel Del Rey - Adults Only
1st Ave & 9th St, San Jose
Hotel Del Rey - Adults Only
$106
3.7/5 (77 reviews)

If your a single guy looking to have a great time this is the place for you.

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Hotel Posada Canal Grande
Del cruce de Piedades 400 sur, Santa Ana
Hotel Posada Canal Grande
$32
4.4/5 (824 reviews)

Very nice staff. Particularly enjoyed chatting with Kenny.

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El Rodeo Estancia Boutique Hotel & Steakhouse
Southwest side of the Panasonic Co., San Antonio de Belen
El Rodeo Estancia Boutique Hotel & Steakhouse
$59
4.4/5 (611 reviews)

Welcoming staff clean comfortable room beautiful bathroom delicious steak house on property.

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Taormina Hotel and Casino
Avenida 11, Calle 3 Bis, San Jose
Taormina Hotel and Casino
$80
4.4/5 (185 reviews)

Good Wi-Fi. Good breakfast buffet. Very quiet on the side where I stayed. Nice curtains that block out almost all the light. Nice big bathroom with plenty of shelf space to put things. Good shower. Safe with your own combination.

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Trapp Family Country Inn
400m west of soccer field, Alajuela
Trapp Family Country Inn
$59
4.3/5 (347 reviews)

Nicest grounds meal staff pool security. Most highly recommended

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Hotel Palma Real
200 Mts. Norte del ICE, Sabana Norte, San Jose
Hotel Palma Real
$64
3.9/5 (609 reviews)

Within walking distance of Parque La Sabana, great restaurants nearby, a few minutes from downtown San Jose.

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Hotel Presidente - San Jose City Center, Costa Rica
Avenida Central, Calle 7, San Jose
Hotel Presidente - San Jose City Center, Costa Rica
$79
4.2/5 (1,046 reviews)

Great staff and perfect location for exploring the centre of San Jose. Communal areas and rooftop bar are really nice, with free tea, coffee and water in reception. Rooms are large and clean but could do with a bit of modernising but that is only a small issue. Would definitely stay here again and ...

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La Riviera Hotel Bed and Breakfast
100 mts south of Cemetery, San Antonio de Belen
La Riviera Hotel Bed and Breakfast
$57
4.3/5 (351 reviews)

Not a big hotel but clean and nice property. Nice restaurant and pool. Good breakfast with stay. Free shuttle service to airport and rent car. Would stay again.

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Hotel Robledal
400mts Oeste De La Iglesia de El Roble, Alajuela
Hotel Robledal
$74
4.3/5 (220 reviews)

the hotel is very clean and maintained. very friendly staff. close to the high way. has dining and drinks on site. it's in a residential neighborhood that appears a little" rugged" but was actually safe & relatively quiet . if driving be warned the area and all costa rica isn't big on signage so ...

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KC Hotel San José
100m W, 100m S from La Contraloría, San Jose
KC Hotel San José
$63
3.9/5 (330 reviews)

The hotel overall appearance is nice. The pool is beautiful as well as lobby and restaurant area. The front desk agent, Mr. Bryan was very professional and helpful. Our server/bartender Mr.Florin, was excellent very customer service driven. The rooms are spacious. I have two issues with this hotel. ...

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Casa Conde Hotel & Suites
South-west of Peace Park, San Jose
Casa Conde Hotel & Suites
$60
4.1/5 (536 reviews)

The rooms were very comfortable and the free breakfast was excellent. The only trouble I had was with the hot water and the lack of a phone to call the desk. My husband had to go down to let them know there was no hot water. A maintenance man came up and said the breaker was off and turned it on. ...

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Rincón del Valle Hotel & Suites
50m este 50m sur del Colegio de Medicos, San Jose
Rincón del Valle Hotel & Suites
$60
4.2/5 (315 reviews)

Right Next to La Sabana Park and close to downtown San Jose. We had an awesome experience staying at Rincón del Valle. The staff is very friendly and accommodating. The breakfast was 5-star, shout out to Norma the waitress and Erica the cook! We had a mountain view right from the breakfast table! ...

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Apartotel & Suites Villas del Rio
East side of Costa Rica Country Club, Escazu
Apartotel & Suites Villas del Rio
$75
4.4/5 (222 reviews)

A very nice property, close to restaurants and shops. Super friendly staff and there's always hot coffee in the lobby! =)

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Balmoral Hotel
Central Ave, between 7th and 9th St, San Jose
Balmoral Hotel
$77
4.0/5 (736 reviews)

This hotel was functional, clean, and directly on the main avenue of the city. The front desk staff were very helpful in English and in Spanish and they easily arranged for transportation for us to see La Paz Waterfall gardens on our second day. Breakfast was included - in addition to gallo pinto ...

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Hotel Santo Tomas
7th Avenue, between 3rd and 5th Street, San Jose
Hotel Santo Tomas
$55
4.0/5 (617 reviews)

A 100+ year-old house converted into a hotel and expanded. Rooms are large w/18' high ceilings and beds are comfortable. Nat as intimate as a B&B but not a Marriott. Superfast internet throughout (I was streaming movies in the evenings with no problems) the hotel, didn't find any dead spots anywhere. ...

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Hotel Dunn Inn
Avenue 11 Calle 5 Barrio Amon, San Jose
Hotel Dunn Inn
$44
4.2/5 (248 reviews)

We stayed at Hotel Dunn Inn the night before we toook the bus to Cahuita and again on our return before flying out. The hotel is well positioned in the city, a few block walk to city centre and 10 block walk to bus station Norte. I found western style food not so good at restaurant, local style dishes ...

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Hotel Brilla Sol
4 km West of the International Airport, Alajuela
Hotel Brilla Sol
$42
3.6/5 (206 reviews)

4:30 a.m. check out and continental breakfast with HOT COFFEE was ready! The night manager made a final sweep of our room and found two phone chargers that we had missed!

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Alameda Cariari
175mts south from Hard Rock Cafe, Ciudad Cariari
Alameda Cariari
$59
4.5/5 (82 reviews)

Arrived the day before our flight out of SJO. Great location, beautiful room overlooking a golf course. An Oasis in th city. Breakfast buffet was excellent and staff very friendly and attentive. Liked that they had secure parking.

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Independent San Jose Hotel Guide

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