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    Palma Real Hotel & Casino

    AV 9 Calle 50 | Sabana Norte, San Jose 250, Costa Rica
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    04/06/2017 05/06/2017
    1 room
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      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
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          US$80
          US$73
          US$80
          US$73
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          Overview
          • Excellent27%
          • Very good38%
          • Average22%
          • Poor5%
          • Terrible5%
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          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Air Conditioning
          Non-Smoking Hotel
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          Reviewed 12 November 2010

          The trip to Costa Rica was made that much better by my stay at this hotel. From the wonderful complimentary breakfast, to the exceptional staff, the time I spent with the hotel made everything else that much better. To read about how friendly the people...More

          Thank Corkycaca
          Reviewed 6 November 2010

          We stayed for one night at Barcelo Palma Real, arriving evening and departing after breakfast. It's a standard business multinational hotel, but had a touch of class to it inside. The staff were good and helpful. The room was very well presented and even had...More

          Thank theallknowingduck
          Reviewed 5 November 2010

          This hotel is a good choice for a night or two in San Jose. It is modern, clean and affordable. The location is very convenient to the major buses to the airport and to the suburbs including those where many tourists have dental work done....More

          Thank chippersnacker
          Response from Nmurillo, Gerente at Palma Real Hotel & Casino

          Dear customer, we appreciate your stay and good references for the hotel, also we would like to let you know that we feel so sorry for the situation happened with our shuttle service, we hope this misunderstanding won’t be an impediment for you to stay...More

          Reviewed 4 November 2010

          After a horrendous rainy/flooded bus ride into San Jose, this hotel felt like a hidden gem. We were greeted with a super friendly and helpful bellboy and free fruit drinks while checking in. Our first room smelled like smoke but the reception staff quickly remedied...More

          Thank travel_while_we_can
          Reviewed 27 October 2010

          My girlfriend and I stayed at the Palma Real for one night after a wonderful trip through Costa Rica. The main reason we stayed was because the Real was advertised as close to the airport with frequent shuttles. This was balatently false as the airport...More

          4  Thank Josh017
          Response from Nmurillo, Gerente at Palma Real Hotel & Casino

          Related to our buses, Regarding to your complaint I would to make the following comments, the Hotel is near the airport, I live in that area and it takes 15 minutes, according to our reports you left around 10 am and rarely at that time...More

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          About
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Breakfast included
          • Room Service
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Free Parking
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Shuttle Bus Service
          • Breakfast included
          • Room Service
          • Airport Transportation
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Laundry Service
          • Concierge
          • Banquet Room
          • Conference Facilities
          • Free Parking
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Things to do
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Casino and Gambling
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$66 - US$146 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #6 Casino Hotel in San Jose
          • #22 Business Hotel in San Jose
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Accessible rooms ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 68
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          • Location
          • Costa Rica >
          • Province of San Jose >
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          • San Jose
          • Also Known As
          • Barcelo Palma Real Hotel San Jose ,
          • Barcelo San Jose
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          FrankandMarina
          I have a teservation for tonight. I sent several messages to be picked up at 10 pm at the airport but nobody answered. Please answer. Thank you reserved through Expedia
          23 May 2017|
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          Response from Canijochamaco | Reviewed this property |
          Hi Frank. I'm reading your question for the hotel and I'm a traveler that recently went there. in my experience the hotel doesn't do pick ups, they have a transport service at the airport that is free of charge and works... More
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          777Tahoe
          Does the hotel charge for a guest in the room?
          18 March 2017|
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          Response from Humberto A | Property representative |
          Hello, all guests not originally reported on the reservation would have a charge, our front desk staff will help you with the aditional check in if necessary.
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          curanowski2016
          Do you have a pool or spa at this location?
          17 November 2016|
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          Response from Cathy W | Reviewed this property |
          No. There is no pool or spa.
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          "Some rooms have outdoor balconies but might be pricey. I was on the 2nd floor which was quiet and met my..."
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          "Rooms on the 4th floor seem more updated."
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          "There is currently major construction across the street, but it was not disturbing or problematic at all."
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