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Minibar, in-room safe, desk, free WiFi
Minibar, in-room safe, desk, free WiFi
Minibar, in-room safe, desk, free WiFi
Minibar, in-room safe, desk, free WiFi

4.3/5 Excellent

Guests rated this property 4.5/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Air Conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast Available
  • Business Services

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • 48-hour vacancy between guest room stays

Explore the area

    Popular LocationMorazan Park4 min walk
    Popular LocationParque Espana7 min walk
    Popular LocationNational Center of Art and Culture9 min walk
    AirportSan Jose (SJO-Juan Santamaria Intl.)20 min drive

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  • Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed

    4.8/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 249 sq ft
    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
    More detailsDeluxe Room, 1 King Bed
  • Premium Room, 1 King Bed

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 356 sq ft
    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
    More detailsPremium Room, 1 King Bed
  • Deluxe Double Room, 2 Queen Beds

    4.7/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 249 sq ft
    • City view
    • Sleeps 4
    More detailsDeluxe Double Room, 2 Queen Beds
  • Room

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 356 sq ft
    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
    More detailsRoom
  • Premium Room, 2 Queen Beds

    3.8/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 427 sq ft
    • City view
    • Sleeps 4
    More detailsPremium Room, 2 Queen Beds

About this area

San Jose

Located in San Jose, Taormina Hotel and Casino is in the city center and near the boardwalk. San Pedro Mall and Multiplaza Mall Escazu are worth checking out if shopping is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Morazan Park and National Park. Check out an event or a game at Costa Rica National Stadium (Estadio Nacional de Costa Rica), and consider making time for Ojo de Agua Spa Park, a top attraction not to be missed.
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Morazan Park - 4 min walk
  • Parque Espana - 7 min walk
  • National Center of Art and Culture - 9 min walk
  • Rafael Angel Calderon Guardia Hospital - 10 min walk
  • Jade Museum - 12 min walk

Getting around

  • San Jose Atlantic Station - 13 min walk
  • AirportJuan Santamaria Intl. Airport (SJO) - 20 min drive

Restaurants

  • Il Gattopardo — 1 min walk

About this property

Taormina Hotel and Casino

3.5-star San Jose hotel in Amón, walk to Morazan Park
This smoke-free hotel features a restaurant, a bar/lounge, and a business center. Free WiFi in public areas and free valet parking are also provided. Additionally, concierge services, dry cleaning, and laundry facilities are onsite. All 87 rooms offer free WiFi, minibars, and flat-screen TVs with cable channels. Room service, coffee makers, and safes are among the other amenities available to guests.
Taormina Hotel and Casino offers 87 accommodations with minibars and safes. Flat-screen televisions come with cable channels. Bathrooms include showers and complimentary toiletries.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Housekeeping is provided daily.

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

Contactless check-in and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 48 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
Hand sanitizer provided
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

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

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast available for a fee daily: USD 9 per person
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar
  • Room service available

Family friendly

  • Dry cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities

Conveniences

  • Ballroom
  • Elevator
  • Gift shop/newsstand

Guest services

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

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Business services

  • Business center
  • Meeting rooms

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Shower

Entertainment

  • Cable channels
  • Flat-screen TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Minibar

More

  • Desk
  • Phone
  • Safe

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 2 PM - 11 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

Renovations and closures

This property is closed from April 1 2020 to October 1 2020 (dates subject to change).

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available
Cribs (infant beds) are not available

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 buffet breakfast: USD 9 per person (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 30 per vehicle (one-way, maximum occupancy 4)

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 carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a first aid kit

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply); guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Some facilities may have restricted access; guests can contact the property for details using the contact information on the booking confirmation

Property is also known as

Gioconda House
Gioconda House B&B
Gioconda House B&B San Jose
Gioconda House San Jose
La Gioconda House Hotel Costa Rica/San Jose
Taormina And Casino San Jose
Taormina Hotel and Casino Hotel
Taormina Hotel and Casino San Jose
Taormina Hotel Casino San Jose
Taormina Casino San Jose
Taormina Hotel and Casino Hotel San Jose
Taormina Hotel And Casino Costa Rica/san Jose

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Taormina Hotel and Casino and receive a full refund?
Yes, Taormina Hotel and Casino offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Taormina Hotel and Casino cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at Taormina Hotel and Casino?
As of Sep 30, 2020, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Taormina Hotel and Casino on Oct 2, 2020 start from $72, 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 Taormina Hotel and Casino pet-friendly?
No, only service animals are welcome at the property.
How much is parking at Taormina Hotel and Casino?
Self parking and valet parking are free at this property.
What time is check-in at Taormina Hotel and Casino?
Check-in is from 2 PM–11 PM. After-hours check-in is not available.
What time is check-out at Taormina Hotel and Casino?
Check-out is at noon.
Does Taormina Hotel and Casino provide a shuttle to the airport?
Yes, there's an airport shuttle. A fee of USD 30 per vehicle, one-way, applies.
Where is Taormina Hotel and Casino located?
Located in Amón, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Morazan Park and National Park. San Pedro Mall and University of Costa Rica are also within 3 mi (5 km). San Jose Atlantic Station is 13 minutes by foot and San Jose Fercori Station is 15 minutes.
4.3
Excellent
405 reviews
5 - Excellent
219
4 - Good
128
3 - Okay
38
2 - Poor
10
1 - Terrible
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4.5/5

Cleanliness

4.5/5

Staff & service

4.0/5

Amenities

4.2/5

Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Traveled with partner
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The room was very clean and the bed was very comfortable
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

4/5 Good

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Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

4/5 Good

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with group
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The security was spot on. Free beer from the manager with 10% off meal coupon. Rooms were clean with a safe.
Stayed 4 nights in Mar 2020

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