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    Cocoon Hotel

    Calle Central, Avenida 9, San Jose 10110, Costa Rica
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    Overview
    • Excellent46%
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    • Terrible5%
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    Reviewed 14 May 2016

    First of all its in the red light district so there are prostitues everywhere. Second the rooms were disgusting and smelled of mold. They didn't even provide towels. Given the location the hotel is very noisy and feels insecure.More

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    Response from CocoonHotelCR, Guest Relations Manager at Cocoon HotelResponded 31 May 2016

    I am sorry to hear you had such a disappointing stay in San Jose, Costa Rica; as with any hotel in any major city worldwide, there are always "good" areas and "less desirable" areas nearby. Ours happens to be within blocks of both- and I...More

    Reviewed 12 May 2016

    The room was nice and clean. The breakfast was ok: you can choose if you prefer cereal and fruit or the typical breakfast "gallo pinto". The staff was friendly and helpful. Perfect location, near the center and Alfaro bus station.More

    Thank zelen79
    Response from CocoonHotelCR, Manager at Cocoon HotelResponded 18 May 2016

    Hi There, Thanks so much for taking a moment to write us a review on Tripadvisor. We really appreciate it! We're so happy you enjoyed your stay at Cocoon and found it to be conveniently located. We hope to see you again! Warmly, The Team...More

    Reviewed 6 May 2016

    We stayed at Cocoon our first night in Costa Rica and then again for 2 nights on our way out of the country. The price was right, the rooms were comfortable and the hotel was located right in the center of everything so we were...More

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    Response from CocoonHotelCR, Manager at Cocoon HotelResponded 6 May 2016

    Hey There, Thanks so much for taking a moment to leave us a great review. We remember you guys and very much enjoyed having you with us. We hope you enjoyed the rest of your travels in Costa Rica as much as you did your...More

    Reviewed 4 May 2016

    We live in Costa Rica and sometimes go into San Jose to do some shopping and see friends. We always stay at Cocoon. The people are great there, the rooms are simple, but clean and comfortable, the food is good in the restaurant and most...More

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    Response from CocoonHotelCR, Manager at Cocoon HotelResponded 6 May 2016

    Thank you for your kind review! We always enjoy having you and your family and look forward to seeing you guys next time! Warmly, The Team at Shana

    Reviewed 29 April 2016

    This hotel is newly renovated and is centrally located in the city of San Jose. The breakfast is included in the pricing and was very good - traditional Costa Rica food. The staff were very helpful with questions that were asked and assisted us as...More

    Thank Belinda G
    Response from CocoonHotelCR, Manager at Cocoon HotelResponded 2 May 2016

    We are so happy that you enjoyed your stay and pleased that you noticed the renovations and efforts we've made just recently to make Cocoon better and better. We hope to see you again soon! Warmly, The Team at Cocoon.

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Airport Transportation
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$17 - US$52 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #12 Business Hotel in San Jose
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 44
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    728glennm
    15 April 2017|
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    Response from cocoonhotel2017 |
    Dear Mr Willemstad: Thanks for your enquiry. Our hotel is centrally located which make it the perfect location for shopping, dining and the enjoyment of the art, as we are very close to the National Theater. We do not have... More
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    25 January 2017|
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    You would need to ask the establishment.
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    9 January 2017|
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    Response from CocoonHotelCR | Property representative |
    Hello, It is about 20 or 25 minutes, sometimes only 15 min, all depend of the traffic. Actually it a quick access.
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