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Hotel El Descanso

2-star Hotel with Free Wi-Fi

2 stars

Avenida 2 Con Calle 22, 22560304, San José 00001

+506 2256 0304
7.5
Good

based on 464 reviews

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Sat 6/1

About Hotel El Descanso, San José

Cleanliness
7.9
Comfort
7.4
Location
8.2
Services
7.2
Staff
9.0
Value for money
8.2
Providing free WiFi, Hotel El Descanso offers rooms in San José, 1.8 km from La Sabana Metropolitan Park and 3.2 km from Estadio Nacional de Costa Rica. The property is set 6.2 km from Parque Diversiones, 19 km from Alejandro Morera Soto Stadium and 24 km from Parque Viva. The property is non-smoking and is located 48 km from Poas National Park. At the hotel, every room comes with a wardrobe, a TV, a private bathroom, bed linen and towels. Jardin Botanico Lankester is 28 km from Hotel El Descanso, while Barva Volcano is 31 km away. The nearest airport is Tobías Bolaños International Airport, 6 km from the accommodation.

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Standard Rooms - Harbor view
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$37/night

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Double Rooms - Sea view
1 double bed

1 double bed

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$24/night

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Queen Rooms - Panoramic view
2 twin beds

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Hotel Amenities & Facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
  • Airport shuttle
  • Internet
  • Laundry facilities
  • No smoking
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs
  • Toilet paper
  • Shower

Basics

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fan
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Trash cans

General

  • Window
  • Quiet street view
  • Family rooms
  • City view

Bathroom

  • Toilet paper
  • Shower
  • Private bathroom

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV

Accessibility and suitability

  • No smoking
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs

Laundry

  • Laundry facilities
  • Iron and ironing board

Parking and transportation

  • Airport shuttle

Bedroom

  • Wardrobe or closet

Dining

  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping

Services and conveniences

  • Key access

Hotel El Descanso Reviews

7.5
GoodBased on 464 verified guest reviews
7.6Friends
7.1Couples
7.5Families
7.9Solo

Pros +
  • Bathroom is small but typical for Costa Rica. (in 15 reviews)
  • Staff was so helpful! (in 14 reviews)
  • "Lovely people, great location, good value for money" (in 12 reviews)
Cons -
  • No window in the room (in 9 reviews)
  • Only stayed one night so didn't test the shower (in 3 reviews)
  • No outside window. (in 3 reviews)


Hotel El Descanso room booking info

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Check in anytime after 1:00 PM, check out anytime before 11:00 AM

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Frequently asked questions

  • How does Hotel El Descanso compare to other 2 star hotels in San José?

    On average, Hotel El Descanso is less than the San José average rate for 2 star hotels. The nightly rate at Hotel El Descanso is typically $25, whereas the nightly rate in San José is $22 more.

  • How far is Hotel El Descanso from San José Juan Santamaria Intl?

    Hotel El Descanso is 9.1 mi away from San José Juan Santamaria Intl. You can typically expect your drive time from Hotel El Descanso to San José Juan Santamaria Intl to be 27min. It might be worth looking up traffic trends near your hotel if you are worried about saving time.

  • What is the best way to get to Hotel El Descanso from San José Juan Santamaria Intl?

    If you’re looking for a simple travel option from San José Juan Santamaria Intl to Hotel El Descanso, consider calling a taxi or rideshare service to take you to the hotel as well as around the city during your visit.

  • Does Hotel El Descanso have a pool?

    Judging by our data, Hotel El Descanso does not have a pool on site, but hotels regularly make additions and changes to their venues and do not always notify us. It would be best to call Hotel El Descanso at +506 2256 0304.

  • How close is Hotel El Descanso to San José city center?

    When staying at Hotel El Descanso there is just 0.5 mi between you and San José city center. While making your way to the center of San José, you should plan to visit Estadio Nacional de Costa Rica, along with all the shops and restaurants.

  • What is the phone number for Hotel El Descanso?

    For assistance from an employee at Hotel El Descanso please call +506 2256 0304.

  • Does Hotel El Descanso have Wi-Fi available?

    Yes, Hotel El Descanso has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • What time is check-out for Hotel El Descanso?

    Standard check-out time at Hotel El Descanso is 11:00 AM. Guests can check in after 1:00 PM.

  • How much is a room at Hotel El Descanso?

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Places of interest near Hotel El Descanso

Attractions in San José, Costa Rica curated by momondo

Hotel El Descanso location: Avenida 2 Con Calle 22, 22560304, San José 00001

Top landmarks

Mercado Central0.5 mi
Museo de Arte Costarricense0.7 mi
San Jose Cathedral0.7 mi
Children's Museum0.8 mi
Museo de Oro0.8 mi
Morazan Park0.9 mi
Parque Espana1.1 mi

Restaurants and Cafés

Le Bistrot de Paris0.1 mi
El Porton Rojo0.4 mi
Yagami0.4 mi
Cafe Paris0.4 mi
Alma de Amón0.6 mi
Club Unión0.6 mi
Bebedero0.7 mi
Fogo Rodizio0.7 mi
La Casona Tipica0.7 mi

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