Gran Hotel Costa Rica Overview
This is one of the most historic hotels in Costa Rica and located in the heart of San Jose. This hotel is close to all the attractions in San Jose including the Pre-Colombia Gold Musuem and National Theatre. You are also close to the Plaza Cultural, city parks, shopping on Avenida Central and Mercado Central, the Gringo Gulch and the San Jose Red Light District.
The Gran Hotel is a family oriented hotel. However, anyone is welcome provided you are civilized during your stay.
If you want to stay in San Jose in style and at a good price, this is definitely a classy option.
There are 107 guest rooms which are beautifully decorated in the traditional Spanish style which includes luxury appointments and antique furnishing. There are also a large variety rooms ranging from a standard queen to presidential suites. Right now, the hotel is running an nice 15% promotion on all rooms:
- Standard Room, 1 Queen – $59
- Superior Room, 1 King – $69
- Deluxe Room, 1 King – $89
- Master Suite, – $129
- Presidential Suite, $189
All rooms include a complimentary “welcome drink” and breakfast daily.
The hotel also features a rooftop terrace with excellent views of San Jose El Centro, a fitness center, a business center and an arcade/game room.
Dining and Drinks
Being in the center of San Jose, you will have countless options for dinner and drinks outside of the hotel. However, if you wish to stay in, there is a restaurant, coffee shop and a lounge.
Things to Do
In heart of San Jose you will find many things to do from visiting museums to seeing a symphony. Once the sun goes down, the vibes of the city transform from business and cultural center to an adult amusement park on the scale of a small sized Las Vegas. There are dozens of casinos in the area. There are a plethera of night clubs in the San Jose Red Light District. There is also the world famous Hotel Del Rey and Key Largo Bar.