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DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Cariari San Jose

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Downingtown, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Great all around hotel/experience. The staff are kind and caring people who make you feel right at home! Rooms are clean, food is good, and all in a very convenient location. I have been staying there for 8+ years and would not stay anywhere else!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Loved our room - spacious and attractive - excellent water pressure and hot water (not always found in Costa Rica). The hotel made us feel like we were surrounded by green jungle and not city - well-designed! Will definitely return. Location very close to airport and convenient.

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Wellesley, Massachusetts
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

love the service here ,very friendly staff.they upgraded our already nice room to a poolside room,because it was my birthday,and my husband cant stop talking about those hot cookies you get a at check in.concierge knew everything about our next daytrip destination and was very helpful.There is a casino,so theres some fun,great restaurants to eat at in the area,food at...

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Boca Raton, Florida
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was staying with my family at this hotel about 2.5 years ago and loved. My second stay was as good as the first. Hotel front desk is great and helpful. Hotel room is nice. Clean and everything worked perfectly. Internet was fast to watch movies. Sleep quality is great. Occasionally you hear the planes. Away from city - close...

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DoubletreeCR, General Manager at DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Cariari San Jose, responded to this review

Dear VSPE, Thank you for sharing your experience at the Doubletree by Hilton Cariari San Jose. Your comments about your stay made me smile. We know it’s the little things that make your stay more comfortable (along with our gentle staff and great amenities). Hope to see you again soon! Best regards, Miguel Eugene

Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was extremely impressed by this hotel. after driving from Manuel Antonio and having to catch an 8am flight home in the morning, this hotel was great! The pool was very large and not super crowded. We spent most our time in the heated jacuzzi, even had a small waterfall. We did not eat on property, we chose to eat...

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DoubletreeCR, General Manager at DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Cariari San Jose, responded to this review

Dear Ebgeargrl, Thank you for taking a moment to share your experience at Doubletree by Hilton Cariari San Jose. I’m happy to hear that our strategic location, large pool and relaxing jacuzzi made your stay more comfortable. We look forward to seeing you the next time you travel to Costa Rica. Thanks for choosing DoubleTree by Hilton! Kind regards, Miguel...

Fort Pierce, Florida
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The service I experienced was not what I expect from a property that associates itself with the Hilton logo. I felt security was unnecessarily watching me. The gentlemen security staff could have been more cordial to me. The gentlemen staff in charge of the hotel restaurant and room service did an outstanding job. This resort also added gratuity to everything....

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DoubletreeCR, General Manager at DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Cariari San Jose, responded to this review

Dear Diva2813, Thank you for taking the time to send us a review. We’re very sorry your experience at DoubleTree by Hilton Cariari San Jose wasn’t up to our usual high standards. We’ve addressed these issues with our staff and hope that next time you’re in Costa Rica, you’ll visit us again and experience a higher level of customer service....

Lancaster, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have stayed here a couple times already. Overall my experience has been pretty good. The first time we stayed we had a couple issues in the beginning but got them resolved. The first room we were given was the wrong room. They quickly moved us to the room which we reserved, As we were getting settled in the proper...

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Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The staff was as helpful as they could be. They were not able to get me affordable car service. I had seabass for dinner and it was not great. Having a pool and room service was a plus and the hotel grouds were nice

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DoubletreeCR, General Manager at DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Cariari San Jose, responded to this review

Dear Juanita J., Thank you for your review of our hotel. We’re very sorry that you were disappointed with your dinner, and we’ve shared your comment with our culinary team. We’re improving our menu with your recommendations in mind. The next time you’re in Costa Rica, we hope you’ll come back to see the changes we’ve made and tell us...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My favourite hotel that we stayed at in Costa Rica. Loved the 70s architecture and the way the rooms all faced onto the pool. Open air restaurant next to the pool was great...and the breakfast was fabulous! Would definitely stay here again.

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DoubletreeCR, General Manager at DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Cariari San Jose, responded to this review

Dear Piupiu2too, We’re happy you had a great stay at Doubletree by Hilton Cariari San Jose. Come see us again soon – we’ve got a delicious chocolate chip cookie and our fabulous breakfasts waiting for you! Safe travels…. Best regards, Miguel Eugene

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stop over for one night with my family 3adults and one child, we have a two double beds room. They prepare only 3 towels :(, room very old, water from the sinc and shower goes avay very slowly. They should do a reconstruction it is very old and noth worth 4 stars... breakfast just average. But very good coffee...

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DoubletreeCR, General Manager at DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Cariari San Jose, responded to this review

Dear Spiderbar, Thank you for your feedback about your recent stay with us. We apologize for the issues in your room and we’re working with our maintenance team to ensure the situation doesn’t happen again. If you return to our area, we hope you’ll stay with us again and give us an opportunity to show improvement. Kind regards, Miguel Eugene

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Spa
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Casino and Gambling
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Warm, rustic and luxurious, the DoubleTree Cariari by Hilton brings modern day opulence to Costa Rica's capital city. A heavenly urban retreat with spacious guestrooms, a sparkling swimming pool and great service. ... more   less 

Additional Information about DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Cariari San Jose

Address: Cariari, San Antonio De Belen 40701, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Heredia > San Antonio De Belen
Price Range: £86 - £141 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Cariari San Jose 4*
Number of rooms: 222
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Doubletree Cariari By Hilton San Jose Hotel San Antonio De Belen
Doubletree San Antonio De Belen
San Jose Hilton
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“pool side is noisy because its right by the bar and casino and resturant”
 of 5 bubbles carliss2472016, 4 Jan 2017 | Read review
“great place when you have an early flight home”
 of 5 bubbles ebgeargrl, 2 Jan 2017 | Read review
“I recommend a room poolside or facing the Golf Course.”
 of 5 bubbles BlackGringo, 30 Dec 2016 | Read review
“it was my birthday so i mentioned it in my notes when booked.got a free upgrade to poolside balnony”
 of 5 bubbles carliss247, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Wi fi is free in lobby and to most guests if booked via Hilton or have Hilton status”
 of 5 bubbles cerberus2016, 30 Sep 2016 | Read review
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