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Hotel Aranjuez

9th Street, 11-13 Avenue, 200 meters north, 200 meters west, 25 meters south from the Santa Teresita Church, Aranjuez Quarter, San José, Costa Rica
+506 2256 1825   Official website

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rate per night

8.5

Excellent
based on 1,748 reviews
Hotel Aranjuez - San José, Costa Rica
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Good to know

Distance to city centre 3.2 km
Location rating 8.3
Nearest airport San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Distance to airport 16.6 km

Rooms

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Deluxe rooms

$143+

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Double rooms

$80+

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Standard rooms

$104+

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Reviews

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bit noisy in 58 reviews
breakfast buffet in 477 reviews
certain areas in 20 reviews
city center in 44 reviews
dining room in 9 reviews
flooded the bathroom in 5 reviews
hand towel in 14 reviews
hotel has a great in 124 reviews
hotel your room in 126 reviews
main building in 19 reviews
san jose in 54 reviews
second night in 56 reviews
staff very friendly in 226 reviews
swinging chairs in 11 reviews
tropical garden in 10 reviews
  • Excellent
    Sep 2019
    8.3

    Instant hot water, and great shower!! Felt very secure, and great breakfast. Staff were very polite, and helpful.

    No English TV channels.

  • Excellent
    Sep 2019
    8.8

    The hotel is nice and clean! It’s beautiful decorated and really has a local and personal touch! All staff have been very friendly and helpful!! Breakfast was great! It’s not brand new but so nice decorated and taken care of, we really enjoyed our stay!

    Nothing really

  • Excellent
    Sep 2019
    10.0

    The breakfast was spectacular and exceeded my expectations!

  • Excellent
    Sep 2019
    9.2

    Hotel Aranjuez is special, besides the fact that they have the best breakfast, the art work on display makes it stands out.

  • Good
    Sep 2019
    6.7

    The hotel is very close to an area full of restaurants and bar. Breakfast is plentiful and delicious! Also, served in a very nice patio with garden. I liked all the traditional Costarican "puppets" scattered all around the place and the internal gardens. The staff is kind and it's useful to have it 24h. To be noted: the restaurant. It is definitely worthy a visit! And remember to reserve in advance!

    Our room's bathroom was very small, it was difficult to move inside it.

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About

Overview

The eco-friendly Hotel Aranjuez is in a great location in San Jose in Costa Rica. Considered a bed and breakfast, this property consists of five wooden houses that were built in the 1930s. It is called an authentic Costa Rican experience, and it is surrounded by tropical gardens. The front desk is staffed with a smiling face 24-hours per day, and the staff member will be happy to store luggage if needed. There is free parking available onsite. Complimentary WiFi is available at Hotel Aranjuez.

The rooms feature authentic Costa Rican decor, and they each have 32" flat-screen TVs. They also contain hot water for showers, a safety-deposit box for securing valuables, and a desk for doing work if needed. Some of the rooms are accessible for those in wheelchairs. Visitors can choose from rooms with full beds, queen-sized beds, or twin beds. The Triple room has space for three adults, but most of the other rooms can only accommodate two.

There are plenty of area attractions within a short distance of the property. The National Museum and the Jade Museum are less than a mile away. Also, nearby are the Atlantic Railway Station, the Congress, the Children's Museum Costa Rica, Simon Bolivar Zoo, and the National Library. The Paseo Gastronomica La Luz is less than a mile away, and it is a stretch of over 20 eateries and nightlife options. The closest airport is five miles away, but the Juan Santamaria International Airport is only 10 miles away.

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Features

Free parking
Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet friendly
Spa

8.5 Excellent

based on 1,748 reviews

9.5

Breakfast

9.3

Service

4.7

Comfort

4.4

Bar

Things to know

  • Friendly atmosphere
  • Nice building

Check in

14:30

Check out

12:00

Cancellation/pre-payment

Policies vary by room type and provider.

AMENITIES

Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Car hire
Internet
Currency exchange on-site
Gift shop
Meeting/Banquet facilities
No smoking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
24-hour front desk
Safe
Airport Shuttle (Surcharge)
Storage available
Terrace/Patio
Disabled access
Lift
Concierge service
Laundry service
Coffee shop
Pets not allowed
Linens
Towels
Laundry facilities

Photos

Hotel Aranjuez - San José - Building All photos (1)
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Location

Most popular landmarks

  • National Center of Art and Culture 0.6 km
  • Parque Espana 0.7 km
  • Museo Nacional de Costa Rica 0.8 km
  • Museo del Jade 0.8 km
  • Barrio Amón 0.8 km
  • Morazan Park 0.9 km

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