Gran Hotel Costa Rica, Curio Collection By Hilton
2nd Avenue between streets 1 & 3, San José, Costa Rica – Excellent location – show map
Excellent location – rated 9.4/10! (score from 1064 reviews)
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The Gran Hotel Costa Rica is operated by the hotel group Elite Hotels and Resorts of Costa Rica. It is the only hotel in San José declared by the government as a historical and architectural monument. Located in the heart of San José, surrounded by national museums, plazas and walking boulevards, the venue is within walking distance to the main cultural and tourist attractions.
In May 2016 a complete transformation began to revitalize this historical hotel with the latest room designs, sophisticated furnishing, premium services and the most advanced technology. An impressive lobby with a fully modern welcoming experience, as well as an executive lounge, meeting rooms and an innovative concept of a brand restaurant, will all be ready and open by October 2017. The hotel is affiliated through a franchise arrangement with Hilton Worldwide under the brand Hilton Curio Collection.
The hotel is within 5 minutes’ walk of San José Cathedral and the National Theater. The hotel building has been recognized as a site of architectural interest.
This is our guests' favorite part of San José, according to independent reviews.
Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.3 for a two-person trip.
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ATM & Currency Exchange: Need cash? There's an ATM and a currency exchange service at this property.
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- How far are you from the airport and do you have a shuttle?The hotel is located in Downtown San Jose, about 25 Minutes away from the airport however this will vary depending on the traffic. We provide privat..Answered on December 19, 2020
- If we arrive Saturday would we be able to get testing and results done for COVID done prior to our early AM departure Sunday?Yes Sir. Results of Antigens (Rapid COVID test) will be ready 2 or 3 hours.Answered on June 4, 2021
- Hola, how close are you to Escazu ?Dear Guest, Escazú is approximately 20 minutes away. Best regards, Front Desk TeamAnswered on October 21, 2021
- Hello, do you have concierge service that could help us to get to guayabo with transfers and guide for one of the days?Dear Guest, Yes, we have concierge service. Best regards.Answered on January 13, 2022
- Is the sofa a sofa bed in the suite?Dear Guest, It is a sofa. Best regards,Answered on December 12, 2021
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Food: Local, International
Open for: Lunch, Dinner, High tea, Cocktail hour
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From 3:00 PM
Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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
Children of all ages are welcome.
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Crib and extra bed policies
Cribs and extra beds aren't available at this property.
No age restriction
There's no age requirement for check-in
Pets are not allowed.
When booking more than 9 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.
Gran Hotel Costa Rica, Curio Collection By Hilton accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.
FAQs about Gran Hotel Costa Rica, Curio Collection By Hilton
Check-in at Gran Hotel Costa Rica, Curio Collection By Hilton is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM.
Room options at Gran Hotel Costa Rica, Curio Collection By Hilton include:
Guests staying at Gran Hotel Costa Rica, Curio Collection By Hilton can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.9).
Breakfast option(s) include:
Gran Hotel Costa Rica, Curio Collection By Hilton offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):
- Fitness center
- Evening entertainment
- Tour or class about local culture
- Walking tours
- Happy hour
- Live music/Performance
Gran Hotel Costa Rica, Curio Collection By Hilton is 2,450 feet from the center of San José.
From the nearest airport, you can get to Gran Hotel Costa Rica, Curio Collection By Hilton by:
- Taxi 40min
Gran Hotel Costa Rica, Curio Collection By Hilton has 1 restaurant:
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