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Hotel 1492
2 stars

Hotel 1492

31-33 1st Ave #2983, Barrio Escalante, San José, Costa Rica
San José, Costa Rica
See location+506 2225 3752
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$64
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rate per night

7.9
Good
based on 676 reviews
676 reviews
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Double room
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About Hotel 1492

  • Hotel Room
    You’ll have a private room with all the hotel’s amenities
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi and Parking for free
Featuring free WiFi, Hotel 1492 is located in San José, 1.3 km from National Theatre of Costa Rica and 2.2 km from Metropolitan Hospital Costa Rica. This 3-star hotel offers a 24-hour front desk. San Juan de Dios Hospital is 2.3 km from the hotel. At the hotel, each room is fitted with a patio. Rooms come with a private bathroom with free toiletries and a hair dryer. A continental breakfast is served daily at the property. Hotel 1492 offers a terrace. Parque Diversiones is 8 km from the accommodation, while La California Hospital is a 3-minute walk away. The nearest airport is Tobías Bolaños International Airport 9 km, while Juan Santamaria International Airport is 20 km from Hotel 1492.

Latest deals for Hotel 1492

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Double room
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2 double beds
$82
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2 double beds
$112
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Deluxe room
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$93
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$93
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$93
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Standard Room
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$64
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1 double bed
$66
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2 twin beds
$69
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*Total includes estimated local taxes & fees payable on check out.
Prices are based on 1 night including VAT, excluding local taxes and fees.

Amenities at Hotel 1492

  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • Business centre
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Free toiletries
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities

Basics

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fan
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Shampoo
  • Adapter
  • Towels/sheets (extra fee)
  • Dustbins
  • Conditioner

Services and conveniences

  • Business centre
  • Car hire
  • Concierge service
  • Safety deposit box
  • Currency exchange on-site
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Mini-market on site
  • Room service
  • Tour desk
  • Express check-out
  • Private check-in/check-out
  • 24-hour front desk

Accessibility and suitability

  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Disabled access
  • Hypoallergenic pillow
  • No smoking
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Designated smoking area

Bathroom

  • Shower
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Public bath
  • Private bathroom

Dining

  • Shared kitchen
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Snack bar
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Vending machine (snacks)

Parking and transportation

  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Free parking
  • Private parking
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)

Laundry

  • Laundry facilities
  • Ironing service
  • Laundry service
  • Trouser press

General

  • Family rooms
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Telephone
  • Storage available

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • TV

Bedroom

  • Socket near the bed
  • Cleaning products
  • Wardrobe or closet

Workspace

  • Fax/photocopying
  • Laptop safe
  • Desk

Things to do

  • Eco tourism
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Evening entertainment

Outdoor

  • Terrace/Patio
  • Garden

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Safe

Family friendly

  • Kids meals

Reviews of Hotel 1492

7.9
Good676 verified reviews
1.9Families
3.9Couples
3.9Solo
1.4Friends
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What are the best times to visit Hotel 1492?

The low season is in August, and the high season is in February. Consider visiting during the high season for a vibrant atmosphere and optimal weather.

How is the quality of the beds at Hotel 1492?

Guests have mentioned that the beds are comfortable, providing a good night's sleep. However, some have noted that the rooms could benefit from better insulation against outside noise.

Is parking available at Hotel 1492?

Yes, the hotel offers parking, but guests have reported that road noise can be loud in front rooms. Consider requesting a room away from the road for a quieter stay.

What can guests expect from the food quality at Hotel 1492?

The hotel offers a good breakfast starting at 6:30 and is ideally located near a variety of restaurants and markets. However, some guests have mentioned that the breakfast portions were small for the price.

How is the cleanliness at Hotel 1492?

Guests have generally found the hotel to be clean, but some have noted that the rooms themselves could benefit from maintenance and care, such as better insulation and repairs to broken items.

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Opt for a Room Away from the Train Tracks

Several guests mentioned that the train noise can be disruptive, so consider requesting a room away from the train tracks to ensure a quieter stay.

Take Advantage of the Nearby Attractions

The hotel is conveniently located near several attractions such as Parque Nacional, Museo Nacional de Costa Rica, and Museo del Jade, making it a great base for exploring the area.

Consider Bringing Earplugs

Due to the proximity to train tracks, some guests recommended bringing earplugs to minimize the disturbance from the train noise, especially in the early morning.

Explore the Charming Neighborhood

Guests appreciated the hotel's location in a charming neighborhood with many restaurants, cafes, and markets, providing ample opportunities for exploration and dining.

Request a Room with Hot Water

Some guests reported issues with hot water in their rooms, so it may be advisable to confirm the availability of hot water or request a room with consistent hot water supply.

Check Room Insulation

As some rooms are not well insulated, guests suggested being mindful of room selection to minimize noise from the lobby or common areas.

Enjoy the Hotel's Historic Charm

Many guests appreciated the hotel's beautiful antique and colonial-style building, creating a unique and charming atmosphere for their stay.

Plan for Breakfast in the Courtyard

The interior courtyard serves as a pleasant breakfast area, offering a convenient and enjoyable spot to start the day.

Take Note of Room Size

While the rooms were generally described as comfortable, a few guests mentioned that the rooms were small, so it may be helpful to consider this when booking, especially for longer stays.

Coordinate Airport Transfers with the Staff

Guests praised the staff for their helpfulness in arranging airport transfers, so it's recommended to coordinate transportation needs with the hotel staff for a smooth arrival and departure experience.

Location

31-33 1st Ave #2983, Barrio Escalante, San José

What's nearby

  • Parque Nacional0.7 km
  • Museo Nacional de Costa Rica0.7 km
  • National Center of Art and Culture0.8 km
  • Museo del Jade0.9 km
  • Parque Espana1 km
  • Morazan Park1.2 km
  • Museo de Oro1.3 km
  • Barrio Amón1.3 km
  • Teatro Nacional de Costa Rica1.3 km
  • San Jose Cathedral1.5 km
  • Mercado Central1.9 km
  • Children's Museum2 km

Policies

Check-in/Check-out

Check in anytime after 14:00, check out anytime before 12:00

Cancellation/pre-payment

Cancellation/pre-payment policies vary by room type and provider.

When to book a room at Hotel 1492

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FAQs when booking at Hotel 1492

  • Where is Hotel 1492 located?

    Hotel 1492 is located at 31-33 1st Ave #2983, Barrio Escalante in Carmen, 3.4 km from the centre of San José. Parque Nacional is the closest landmark to Hotel 1492.

  • When is check-in time and check-out time at Hotel 1492?

    Check-in time is 14:00 and check-out time is 12:00 at Hotel 1492.

  • Does Hotel 1492 offer free Wi-Fi?

    Yes, Hotel 1492 offers free Wi-Fi.

  • Does Hotel 1492 offer free parking?

    Yes, Hotel 1492 offers free parking.

  • How far is Hotel 1492 from the airport?

    Hotel 1492 is 8.9 km from San José Tobias Bolanos Intl. Hotel 1492 is 17.5 km from San José Juan Santamaria Intl.

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Good to know

Value for money

8.3

Distance to city centre

3.4 km

Nearest airport

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

Distance to airport

17.2 km