$79 Avg/night
Rate and special offer based on Check-in: Aug 14, 2014 Check-out: Aug 17, 2014

Radisson San Jose - Costa Rica

4 stars
Central Street & 3rd-15th Ave, San Jose,
Hotel Overview
Reviewer score
3.2
out of 5
6 reviews
Good clean hotel

We were here for one night. Hotel was great. It had a nice gym and pool. Breakfast included was... See full review

  • sureshshan5
  • Mar 23, 2014
Dental visit solo traveler

Stayed at a few other hotels in San Jose (The Tryp and The Beacon in Escazu) but ended up coming... See full review

  • Solo traveler dental vaca
  • Dec 17, 2013
Relax and Unwind at the Radisson Hotel San Jos, Costa Rica

Boasting a convenient location near the historic city center, the Radisson Hotel San Jose, Costa Rica offers comfortable accommodations in the city's vibrant financial, commercial and government district.

Features:
The Radisson is dedicated to your comfort and satisfaction, and to that end, they offer many world-class amenities, including a 24-hour Business Center, on-site casino and in-room massage service. Rejuvenate your body using our Fitness Center, indoor and outdoor swimming pools, whirlpool and sauna. Order room service and we'll bring a delicious meal right to your room, available 6 a.m.-11 p.m. Also take advantage of high-speed, wireless Internet access, concierge services and available airport shuttle service. The hotel is also close to major attractions including the National Theatre, Golden Museum and a range of shopping and dining options. While staying with us, you will enjoy on-site amenities such as:

  • 24-hour, fully equipped Business Center
  • Executive Lounge
  • Executive Floor
  • 24-hour Taxi service
  • Car rental
  • Lobby bar with live music
  • Convention Center with 13 meeting rooms with a capacity from 10-900 people
  • Sauna
  • Whirlpool
  • Welcome beverage
  • Spacious meeting rooms
  • Two on-site restaurants


  • Everything you need for a truly exceptional hotel stay. Reserve your stay online today and experience the comfort and convenience of the Radisson Hotel San Jose, Costa Rica.

    Hotel Map

    9.9431 -84.0771
    Area served
    San Jose, Costa Rica.
    Nearby airports
  • Juan Santamaria International Airport
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    Radisson San Jose - Costa Rica Rooms

    MASTER SUITE

    Offer 970 sqft with exclusive access to a private gym and sauna.

    FEATURES :
  • Free Buffet Breakfast
  • Free Costa Rican gourmet coffee
  • Free delicious snacks & beverages
  • Free High speed Wireless Internet
  • Free fine bathroom amenities
  • Free Steam Ironing board presses
  • Free bathrobe and slippers

  • Two separate environments
  • Two 42" LCD Flat TV cable with 75 channels
  • 1 King or 2 Double Sleep Number Beds
  • Limited Key Access to Executive Floor
  • Large Work Desk /Fax Machine
  • Two bathrooms with separated tub and shower.
  • Sofa bed
  • Minibar
  • iPod dock
  • Lap top Safe
  • LED wall reading lamps
  • CD Stereo & DVD Player
  • Hairdryer
  • Coffee maker
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Vanity area with make up mirror
  • Pillow menu
  • 24-hour room service
  • JUNIOR SUITE

    Offer 538 sqft with exclusive access to a private gym and sauna.

    FEATURES:
  • Free Buffet Breakfast
  • Free Costa Rican gourmet coffee
  • Free snacks and beverages
  • Free High speed Wireless Internet
  • Free Additional fine bathroom amenities
  • Free Steam Ironing board presses

  • 1 King or 2 Double Sleep Number Beds
  • 42" LCD Flat TV cable with 75 channels
  • Limited Key Access to Executive Floor
  • Minibar
  • iPod dock
  • Large Work Desk /Fax Machine
  • Safe Deposit Box for lap top
  • Table with 2 Chairs
  • Individually Controlled Air-Conditioning
  • LED wall reading lamps
  • CD Stereo and DVD Player
  • Hair dryer
  • Weight scale
  • Coffee maker
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Vanity area with make up mirror
  • Pillow menu
  • Loveseat
  • 24-hour room service
  • EXECUTIVE ROOM

    Offer 485 sqft with exclusive access to a private gym and sauna. Limited floor access with key.

    FEATURES:
  • Free Buffet Breakfast
  • Free Costa Rican gourmet coffee
  • Free delicious snacks and beverages
  • Free spring water bottle
  • Free High speed Wireless Internet
  • Free Additional fine bathroom amenities
  • Free Newspaper
  • Free Steam Ironing board presses
  • Free bathrobe and slippers

  • Exclusive Sleep Number Beds
  • 42" LCD Flat TV cable with 75 channels
  • 1 King or 2 Double Sleep Number Beds
  • Minibar
  • Fax
  • Safe Deposit Box for lap top
  • LED wall reading lamps
  • CD Stereo
  • Large Work Desk
  • Hair dryer
  • Coffee maker
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Braille signs
  • Vanity area with make up mirror
  • Alarm radio
  • 24-hour room service
  • Laundry services
  • STANDARD ROOM

    Cozy 485 sqft guest room equipped with comfortable work desk. Relaxing and spacious bathroom with tub and fine amenities. Featuring classic-style decor and elegant carved wood furniture.

    FEATURES:
  • Free Buffet Breakfast
  • Free Wireless High Speed Internet
  • Free Welcome beverage per guest
  • Free Costa Rican gourmet coffee
  • Free spring water bottle

  • 32" LCD Flat TV cable with 75 channels
  • Minibar
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Table and Chairs
  • Individually Controlled Air-Conditioning
  • Connecting room option
  • Hair dryer
  • Weight scale
  • Coffee maker
  • Vanity area with make up mirror
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Braille signs
  • Pillow menu
  • 24-hour room service
  • Laundry services
  • Phone in bath areas
  • Black-out Curtains
  • Alarm radio
  • Amenities

    • Free internet
    • Airport shuttle
    • Indoor pool
    General
    Concierge
    Activities
    Indoor pool
    Fitness center or spa
    Fitness Center
    Dining
    Bar/Lounge
    Restaurant
    Room service
    Services
    Business center
    Laundry service
    Tour desk
    Internet
    Free internet
    Transportation
    Airport shuttle
    Accessibility
    Wheel chair access

    Nearby points of interest

    • El Pueblo: 0.2 mi
    • Museo de los Ninos: 0.2 mi
    • Jade Museum (Museo Nacional del Jade): 0.3 mi
    • Spirogyra Butterfly Garden: 0.3 mi
    • Museum of Contemporary Art and Design: 0.4 mi
    • Parque Zoologico Nacional Simon Bolivar: 0.4 mi
    • Parque Espana: 0.5 mi
    • Precolumbian Gold Museum: 0.6 mi
    • Plaza de la Cultura: 0.6 mi
    • National Theater: 0.7 mi
    • Central Park (Parque Central): 0.7 mi
    • National Museum (Museo Nacional): 0.8 mi
    • Museo de Arte Costarricense: 1.6 mi
    • Correos de Costa Rica: 3.7 mi
    • Pueblo Antiguo (Parque Nacional de Diversiones): 3.9 mi
    • El Pueblo: 0.2 mi
    • Museo de los Ninos: 0.2 mi
    • Jade Museum (Museo Nacional del Jade): 0.3 mi
    • Spirogyra Butterfly Garden: 0.3 mi
    • Museum of Contemporary Art and Design: 0.4 mi
    • Parque Zoologico Nacional Simon Bolivar: 0.4 mi
    • Parque Espana: 0.5 mi
    • Precolumbian Gold Museum: 0.6 mi
    • Plaza de la Cultura: 0.6 mi
    • National Theater: 0.7 mi
    • Central Park (Parque Central): 0.7 mi
    • National Museum (Museo Nacional): 0.8 mi
    • Museo de Arte Costarricense: 1.6 mi
    • Correos de Costa Rica: 3.7 mi
    • Pueblo Antiguo (Parque Nacional de Diversiones): 3.9 mi
    • Orosi River Valley ( El Valle del Rio Orosi ): 15.2 mi
    • Parque Nacional Braulio Carrillo: 17.4 mi
    • Chirripo National Park: 51 mi

    Dining

    AQUARELAS RESTAURANT

    Acuarelas Restaurant serves local and international cuisine in a warm atmosphere with tasteful decor and a view of the pool. Our exquisite dishes are prepared with natural ingredients that are sure to please your palate.

    Hours:
    Lunch and Dinner: Mon-Sun, Noon-3 p.m., 6-11 p.m.
    TROPICAL COFFEE

    Located in front of the gardens and cascades, Caf Tropical offers an extensive breakfast buffet that will get your day off to a great start. Lunch is served with plenty of local, international and light dishes to choose from.

    Hours:
    Breakfast and Lunch: Mon-Sun, 6 a.m.-6 p.m.
    BAR JOBO

    Located near our lobby, Bar Jobo is the place to be for great drinks and live music. If you have an appetite but don't want to venture into one of our restaurants, you can order from a variety of dishes here.
    Hours:
    4 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
    GRAB AND RUN BREAKFAST

    For the busy traveler, we offer the complimentary Grab & Run Breakfast. This service provides a light breakfast option to our hotel guests who need to leave early before the restaurant opens.

    Availability

  • Seven days a week
  • From 5 a.m. until the restaurant opens

  • Includes

  • 1% skim milk
  • Assortment of flavored tea packets
  • Bottled water
  • Cup of coffee - regular or decaf
  • Energy bars
  • Fresh fruit
  • Sugar and sugar substitute packets
  • The hotel will provide you with a take-out bag for your convenience

  • Location
  • In the hotel lobby

  • This service is complimentary for all our hotel guests.

    Let us continue giving you our extended and considerate service even as you leave our hotel to prepare for a busy day.

    Hotel Policies

    Check-in:
    1300
    Check-out:
    1100

    Terms and conditions

    Rates quoted in currencies other than the hotel's base currency are subject to the rate of the international exchange. Rate may change throughout stay. Rate may reflect average nightly rate. Extra charges may apply. Incidental charges, such as room service, are not included in the rate.

    The amenities and/or facilities may not be located at the hotel, but within a reasonable distance, and additional charges may apply for use. All information has been provided by this hotel and not by Orbitz

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    Guest Reviews (6)

    Ratings and reviews for Radisson San Jose - Costa Rica

    Overall score

    3.2 / 5
    5.01.0
    6 out of 6
    Amenities:
    3.3
    Room cleanliness:
    3.7
    Hotel staff:
    3.8
    Room comfort:
    3.5
    Location:
    3
    Value:
    3.2

    67% would recommend to a friend.

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    Review of Radisson San Jose - Costa Rica

    Reviewer score

    3
    5.01.0
    Family from USA
    Milwaukee, WI
    Jul 16, 2014

    family getaway

    The hotel was average. I really like the customer service. They were helpful and welcoming. The pool was too cold for the kids to play in so we just used the jacuzzi. I was disappointed with the location. I didn't feel safe and was stared at ever corner while trying to get some water bottles. Not a place to stay if you want to take walks. Breakfast was good and more than I have expected. Nothing special about this hotel.

    Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
    Amenities:
    3
    Room cleanliness:
    3
    Hotel staff:
    4
    Room comfort:
    3
    Location:
    1
    Value:
    2
    Shopping tip: Short walk from hotel

    One block away and located in a bus station. But really I did not feel safe. There is nothing around that area and the hotel food is expensive. I ordered pizza from papa johns and it cost me an arm and a leg $40 for 2 large pizza, 1 order of bread sticks and a 2 L COKE FOR $5 SO CHECK YOUR ORDER THEY MIGHT TRY TO SCAM YOU.

    Review of Radisson San Jose - Costa Rica

    Reviewer score

    3
    5.01.0
    rvmiami
    Business
    Miami, Fl
    May 13, 2014

    Hotel needs to be updated

    What once was a nice hotel has not been updated in a while. Food, cleanliness and amenities are ok.

    Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
    Amenities:
    3
    Room cleanliness:
    3
    Hotel staff:
    3
    Room comfort:
    2
    Location:
    4
    Value:
    3
    Trip purpose:

    Business

    Dining tip: In Hotel

    Fruit at the hotel is very good and plentiful. Breakfast is the best meal at the hotel.

    Review of Radisson San Jose - Costa Rica

    Reviewer score

    4
    5.01.0
    sureshshan5
    San Jose, Costa Rica
    Mar 23, 2014

    Good clean hotel

    We were here for one night. Hotel was great. It had a nice gym and pool. Breakfast included was more than adequate. Staff was extremely courteous. Wifi could be better in the room.

    Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
    Amenities:
    4
    Room cleanliness:
    4
    Hotel staff:
    5
    Room comfort:
    4
    Location:
    4
    Value:
    5
    Review of Radisson San Jose - Costa Rica

    Reviewer score

    4
    5.01.0
    Solo traveler dental vaca
    Miami, fl
    Dec 17, 2013

    Dental visit solo traveler

    Stayed at a few other hotels in San Jose (The Tryp and The Beacon in Escazu) but ended up coming back to the Radisson. San Jose doesn't have much to offer the tourist save the medical and dental services. I found the Radisson safe, clean, have good room service, very spacious rooms with nice bedding and high ceilings (no views at all though) and a Golds Gym on property. Wish there was a spa though.

    Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
    Amenities:
    5
    Room cleanliness:
    5
    Hotel staff:
    4
    Room comfort:
    5
    Location:
    3
    Value:
    4
    Review of Radisson San Jose - Costa Rica

    Reviewer score

    4
    5.01.0
    CR Traveler
    Business
    USA
    Sep 2, 2013

    Fantastic hotel close to Downtown

    Excellent Service from all the Staff, very friendly and helpful (front desk, restaurant, waiter, doorman, etc). Rooms are very clean and comfortable. Very good location near Downtown, eary ride to main sites.

    Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
    Amenities:
    4
    Room cleanliness:
    5
    Hotel staff:
    5
    Room comfort:
    5
    Location:
    5
    Value:
    4
    Trip purpose:

    Business

    Review of Radisson San Jose - Costa Rica

    Reviewer score

    1
    5.01.0
    HALCON
    Business
    SJC
    Sep 11, 2012

    100 0ercent unsatisfaction

    DRUG NEIGHBORHOOD SLOW RESTAURANT SERVICE BAD FOOD OPEN A WINE BOTTLE FROM MINIBAR WITH RESIDUE INSIDE CHECK IN I HAD TO SIGN A SECURITY NOTE STATING THAT I COULD GET HACKERS PHONE CALLS PRETENDING TO BE RECEPTION DESK EMPLOYEES AND THAT CREDIT CARD INFO.WAS JEOPARDIZED BETTER RATE OFFERED AT CHECK IN DONT DESERVE RADISSON NAME COMPLAIN TO MGR.HAD TO WAIT 1 HOUR

    Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
    Amenities:
    1
    Room cleanliness:
    2
    Hotel staff:
    2
    Room comfort:
    2
    Location:
    1
    Value:
    1
    Trip purpose:

    Business

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