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Garden
Swimming pool
Free WiFi
Terrace
Balcony
Free parking
Bathtub
Air conditioning
24-hour front desk

Get the celebrity treatment with world-class service at Barceló San José

This classic hotel is located in a quiet area of San José, 1.9 mi from the city center. It offers an outdoor pool, tennis court and complementary WiFi connection and shuttle to and from the airport, this service must be booked 24 hours in advanced.

The air-conditioned rooms at the Barceló San José feature carpeted floors, flat-screen TV and views of the city or mountains. Each one comes with a coffee-maker and mini bar.

The Barceló San José has 3 restaurants, Anfora Restaurant, Miyako Japanese and El Rancho Grill Restaurant also you will find a bar on site.

There is a spa with a fitness center, hot tub and a range of treatments. Other facilities include a 3 squash court and 2 tennis court.

Juan Santamaría Airport is a 15-minute drive from the hotel, and an airport shuttle service is available on request. You can drive to Sabana Park and the National Stadium in 10 minutes.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8.7 for a two-person trip.

Barceló San José has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Oct 20, 2011
Hotel chain/brand: Barceló Hotels & Resorts

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (8.6)

Want a great night's sleep? This hotel was highly-rated for its very comfy beds.

Breakfast Info

Continental, American, Buffet

Free parking available at the hotel

Loyal Customers

There are more repeat guests here than most other properties.


Availability

Select dates to see this property's availability and prices

Room Type
Sleeps
 
2 full beds
or
1 king bed
Bedroom 1:
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2:
1 twin bed
and
1 full bed
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Travel Sustainable property
Travel Sustainable property
This property is part of the Travel Sustainable program, which means it’s taken significant steps to make your stay more sustainable.
Property questions and answers
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  • My flight arrives at 11pm. How late does the airport shuttle pick-up? If I arrive at the hotel after midnight, will I still be able to check-in?
    Hello! Receive warm greetings from Costa Rica, for us it will be a privilege to welcome you to the hotel, we appreciate your choice. We were checki..
    Answered on 23 December 2019
  • Are there any tours available at this time for tourists? also do you provide free PCR to the guest test before flight.
    Yes, you can ask in our front desk for tours. Guest have to pay PCR test to the laboratory
    Answered on 5 February 2021
  • how far from the airport?
    We are from 15 to 20 minutes from the airport
    Answered on 7 January 2021
  • Is any food included with our stay in a duplex suite?
    Duplex suites have access to our Premium Level Lounge
    Answered on 24 March 2021
  • Is there free parking for guests
    Yes, we have free parking for guest
    Answered on 5 February 2021
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Hotel area info *
3 Restaurants On Site

    Restaurante Ánfora

    Food: International

    Restaurante El Rancho Grill

    Food: Grill/BBQ

    Restaurante Japonés Miyako

    Food: Japanese

Amenities of Barceló San José
Bathroom
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Slippers
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Bathrobe
  • Hairdryer
  • Bathtub
  • Shower
Bedroom
  • Alarm clock
View
  • View
Outdoors
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Garden
Kitchen
  • Coffee machine
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
Activities
  • Live music/Performance
  • Tour or class about local culture Additional charge
  • Happy hour Additional charge
  • Temporary art galleries Additional charge
  • Tennis equipment
  • Racquetball
  • Golf course (within 2 miles) Additional charge
  • Tennis court
Living Area
  • Sofa
  • Sitting area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels
  • CD player
  • Radio
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Fruit Additional charge
  • Wine/Champagne Additional charge
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Snack bar
  • Bar
  • Minibar
  • Restaurant
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Free public parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Accessible parking
Front Desk Services
  • Concierge
  • ATM on site
  • Baggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • Currency exchange
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Board games/Puzzles
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Suit press
  • Ironing service Additional charge
  • Dry cleaning Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying Additional charge
  • Business center Additional charge
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe
General
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Wake-up service
  • Car rental
  • Carpeted
  • Elevator
  • Family rooms
  • Hair/Beauty salon
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Suit press
  • Airport shuttle Additional charge
  • Airport pickup
  • Airport drop-off
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Iron
  • Wake-up service/Alarm clock
  • Room service
Accessibility
  • Wheelchair accessible
Outdoor swimming pool
    Free! All pools are free of charge
  • Open all year
  • Heated pool
  • Pool/Beach towels
Spa
  • Personal trainer
  • Fitness classes
  • Yoga classes
  • Fitness
  • Foot bath
  • Spa facilities
  • Body wrap
  • Body scrub
  • Body treatments
  • Hairstyling
  • Hair coloring
  • Haircut
  • Pedicure
  • Manicure
  • Hair treatments
  • Makeup services
  • Facial treatments
  • Beauty services
  • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
  • Massage Additional charge
  • Spa Additional charge
  • Fitness center
  • Sauna
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Spanish

House rules

Barceló San José takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in

2:00 PM - 11:00 PM

Check-out

Until 12:00 PM

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 1 year
Extra bed upon request
Free
Crib upon request
Free
2 - 11 years
Extra bed upon request
Free

The number of extra beds and cribs allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

Mastercard Visa Discover Diners Club American Express Barceló San José accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

At the hotel we care about the well-being of our clients, we follow protocols in the face of the COVID 19 situation, we have the Save Travels seal and we follow the chain-level program called We Care About You

Please note that the airport shuttle has to be reserved with at least 24 hours prior arrival. If reservation is made with less time, charges may be applicable.

Please note that guests booking 6 or more rooms may be contacted by the property to make the payment within the next 72 hours to guarantee the reservation.

Please note that only service dogs are allow in the property.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), wearing a face mask is mandatory in all indoor common areas.

FAQs about Barceló San José

  • Check-in at Barceló San José is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM.

  • Barceló San José is 2.1 miles from the center of San José.

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. See details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

  • Barceló San José has 3 restaurants:

    • Restaurante Ánfora
    • Restaurante El Rancho Grill
    • Restaurante Japonés Miyako

  • Yes, there's a hot tub. You can find out more about this and the other facilities at Barceló San José on this page.

  • The prices at Barceló San José may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Guests staying at Barceló San José can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 7.8).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • American
    • Buffet
    • À la carte

  • Barceló San José offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Spa
    • Fitness center
    • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
    • Sauna
    • Massage
    • Tennis court
    • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    • Racquetball
    • Personal trainer
    • Live music/Performance
    • Happy hour
    • Tennis equipment
    • Temporary art galleries
    • Swimming pool
    • Tour or class about local culture
    • Beauty services
    • Facial treatments
    • Makeup services
    • Hair treatments
    • Manicure
    • Pedicure
    • Haircut
    • Hair coloring
    • Hairstyling
    • Body treatments
    • Body scrub
    • Body wrap
    • Spa facilities
    • Foot bath
    • Fitness
    • Yoga classes
    • Fitness classes

  • Room options at Barceló San José include:

    • Double
    • Suite