GRAN HOTEL COSTA RICA

Central & 2nd Ave. Between 1 & 3, San Jose 1000 Costa Rica (CRI)
3 Star Downtown Hotel
9.93388-84.07738
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3.5/5

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  • Free breakfast available
  • Avg. Group Discount of 5.8%!
  • Fitness center on property
  • 107 sleeping rooms in hotel
  • Hotel has 5 floors
  • Check out: 12:00
  • Hotel has a green policy
  • Group score of 6.4/10
  • 3 meeting rooms in property

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Room Types

Check RatesDeluxe 1 King Bed Breakfast Included
Non-Smoking
Check RatesMasuiter Suite Breakfast Included
Non-Smoking
Check RatesPresidential Suite Breakfast Included
Non-Smoking
Check RatesStandard Room 1 Queen Bed Breakfast Included
Non-Smoking
Check RatesStandard Room Breakfast Included
Non-Smoking
Check RatesSuperior Room 1 King Bed Breakfast Included
Non-Smoking
Check RatesSuperior Room Breakfast Included
Non-Smoking

Local Attractions

National Theatre, Pre-Columbian Gold Museum, souvenins and shopping.Walking distance to most cultural and historical atractions such as National and Jade Museums, National Cathedral, Central Market and Historical and arquitectural buildings.

Property Description

The only hotel in Costa Rica declared as a Historical - Architectural landmark by the Costa Rican Governmet. Located in the heart of the city between National monuments, squares, museums and pedestrian streets: Grand Hotel Costa Rica is just steps away from rich cultural and entertainment landmarks. It is vivid during the day but quiet during the night.The Classical and Majestic 1930 five story-building offers a romantic setting full of nostalgia. An open-air Patio Restaurant, Art Gallery, Piano concerts twice a day, Gourmet Restaurant, and the best location in town to visit shops, theatres, restaurants; and in general to feel the rhythm of very active, full of life Latin American city, San Jose.

Green Sustainability

Yes CST certification of sustainable tourism. Local government program.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In:15:00
Check Out:12:00
Year of Last Renovation:2012
Floors:5
Rooms:107
Corridors:All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms:107
Handicap Rooms:3
Suites:3
Room Windows:Windows Don't Open
Cleaning Frequency:Daily
Meeting Rooms:3 View Spaces
Meeting Space:3413 sq. feet
Banquet Space:Holds 300 people
Dist. to Food/Bars: On-site
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 0.5 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: On-site
Lounge/Bar Hours:10AM-10PM
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
For Individuals: 48 hours before client arrives, have not charge. Under the 48 hours, we charge the first nightFor Groups: 30 days before clients arrive, no penalties. Between 29 - 10 days 50% penalty of the total of the group. Less than 10 days there w
Nightly Parking:$15
Typical Group Deposit:25%
Total Taxes:13.00%
Total Misc Fees:$0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
VAT: Value Added Tax:13.00 VAT % Inclusive
Food and Beverage Tax:13.00%
Parking Fee:15.00 Per Night
Additional Person Fee:30.00 Per Night
Rooms Wireless Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Day
Meeting Wireless Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Day
Meeting Power Surcharge Fee: 0.00 Per Night
Food and Beverage Service Charge:10.00%
Avg. Buffet Breakfast Cost:15.00 Per Person
Avg. Plated Lunch Cost:30.00 Per Person
Avg. Boxed Lunch Cost:20.00 Per Person
Avg. Plated Dinner Cost:45.00 Per Person
Morning Break Cost: 8.00 Per Person
Afternoon Break Cost: 8.00 Per Person

Amenities / Features


Pet Friendly? Sorry, pets are not allowed.

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • ATM
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Bus parking
  • Car rental
  • Central location
  • Charge for early check out
  • Clothes drying
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Conference facilities
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Dinner available
  • Elevator
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health center
  • Free local calls
  • Games room
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Central heating
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Free WiFi Internet
  • Ironing facilities
  • Laundry facilities
  • Licensed bar
  • Mini bar
  • Mixed dorms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Radio in room
  • Restaurant
  • Safe in rooms
  • Shower
  • Spa
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Television
  • TV - Free Cable
  • TV room
  • Valet Parking

Airport & Shuttle Information

Nearest Airport: Juan Santamaría International AirportDistance: 24 kilometersTaxi available: rate $30 from 1 to 4 guests

Local Shuttle Info: Service available 24 hours at additional special price. Flight information required.

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

Breakfast Information

Buffet breakfast available from 6am to 10am every day.

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Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at Gran Hotel Costa Rica

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at Gran Hotel Costa Rica.

Feel free to use the Gran Hotel Costa Rica meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in San Jose event planning for sleeping rooms and meeting space for corporate events, weddings, parties, conventions, negotiated rates and trade shows.

Meeting Room Name L x W x H
(Meters)
Size
(sqm.)
Banquet
5'/6'
Banquet Space Layout
Crescent
Crescent Tables Layout
Classroom
Classroom Meeting Layout
Hollow
Square
Hollow Square Table Layout
U-Shape
U Shape Meeting Layout
Boardroom
Boardroom Meeting Space
Convention
8'/10'
Convention Booth Layout
Theater
Theater Layout
Reception
Reception Desk for Meeting
Regist.
Desk
Registration Desk for Meeting
Colonial A 12 x 9 x 3 112--/50--50505080--/----8080
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Colonial A

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
1205.6 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
12 x 9 x 3 M.
Floor Level:
5 Below Ground
Power Outlets:
4
Columns:
0
Windows:
6
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
Yes
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Sound System
Half Day Rental:
$350.00 USD
Full Day Rental:
$700.00 USD
Evening Rental:
$500.00 USD
Colonial A and B 87 x 35 x 16 3045150/----120--70----/--200180--
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Colonial A and B

Room Type:
Ballroom
Total Size:
3045 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
87 x 35 x 16 Ft.
Floor Level:
5
Power Outlets:
10
Columns:
0
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Half Day Rental:
$600.00 USD
Full Day Rental:
$1000.00 USD
Evening Rental:
$700.00 USD
Photo of Colonial A and B

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