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Cordova, Tennessee
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

I have stayed here numerous times. Always enjoy my stay. From the friendly owners and staff to the excellent food, the comfy beds and air conditioned rooms. It's a great deal for the all inclusive price. I usually get the basic queen bed room and it's more than adequate. There is a safe in each room to put important documents...

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columbia, sc
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I spent two nights at Hotel Amistad in February 2017. Although my room was on the 3rd floor and there was no elevator this was not a problem for me. The room and bath were clean with plenty of storage for my clothes. The bar and restaurant in the hotel were very good. I enjoyed the food and the staff...

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Houston, Texas
Reviewed 12 February 2017

I booked the all Inclusive for 9 days, that came with breakfast, lunch and dinner. It also included dessert and drinks. The staff(all) were extremely helpful and courteous. For about a 110.00 dollars a night, everything was included. Food is awesome!! Hotel caters to solo male travelers.

1Thank Ferdinand C
New Berlin
Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

If you are seeking the best value for your money when staying in San Jose, then this is the hotel for you. Clean and comfortable rooms and decent restaurant and bar service (although occasionally spotty due to under staffing depending on how busy it is). The good news is, the all inclusive package more than makes up for any shortcomings....

1Thank Timothy P G
Houston, Texas
Reviewed 31 October 2016

A Pension to Relax drove my selection process to this Idem, as not to be in the heart of the American Zone. From prior experience on Paseo Colon, I prefer less hustle and bustle. Hotel La Amistad provided exactly that! Even on late arrival I was greeted as an old friend and treasured guest. A tight knit crew at the...

1Thank DuncanPutter
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Great stop with decent rooms with safe and all inclusive package for about $100 night includes drinks and great food. Walking distance to bars parks mueseums Great staff from the front deck and bar staff and top notch kitchen staff

Boise, Idaho
Reviewed 24 August 2016

I always have a grand time staying at La Amistad - Great people and tremendous service always. The All-Inclusive package is a must since the food is outstanding. The chefs are 1st class and will accommodate your individual tastes. Housekeeping staff is awesome - wish I had them to help me take care of my home. Again, they take care...

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Beecher, Illinois, United States
Reviewed 23 August 2016

I stayed another 5 days at Amistad and its always a welcome home away from home. The food is really good, the rooms are pretty clean and I had a few friends from Costa Rica come meet me and have drinks at the bar. The hotel is low key and they do a great job of keeping out people undesirables...

1Thank Tim S
Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 19 August 2016

Hotel La Amistad is located in Barrio Otoya a couple of blocks from Hospital Calderon Guardia. Next to the hotel is a commuter rail service, in the past this train would blare its horn early morning hours and throughout the day to warn oncoming autos of its presence. The wonderful staff led by Raul and Raphael have solved the issue...

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Kettering, Ohio
Reviewed 29 June 2016

I stayed here because the hotel offered a free. Shuttle coming back from Jaco. So I too k the free shuttle because I didn't want to wait around with my luggage to come back to San Jose. I had one of their regular rooms. It was on the ground floor. They had no windows that opened outside, instead it opened...

1Thank waterdance

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
South Beach Miami meets Costa Rican Culture. Located in Barrio Otoya and Amon, upon entering the Hotel you see the beautiful Art Deco Tile and Marble, surrounded by rich, dark native wood beams and floors. 34 rooms include 6 Penthouse Suites with King beds, 24 jet Jacuzzi tubs and personal dry sauna as well as, another 26 Luxury Rooms with either King or Queen size beds. All rooms have 80 channels of Cable TV with HBO and Cinemax, flat screen TVs, hardwire and wireless internet access, refrigerator, digital safe and luxurious mattresses. You will find these quiet Barrio's are away from the noise and traffic of downtown but still only a short 5 minute walk to all of San Jose's main attractions - The National Theatre, Museums, Shops, Restaurants, Casino's, Nightlife and Exotic Parks. As always free wireless, long distance calls to USA and Canada and laundry. Breakfast included in price. Ask about our ALL INCLUSIVE options. Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner, All domestic Beer and Wine, Well Drinks, 50% off top shelf. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel La Amistad

Address: Calle 15 Avenida 11, San Jose 1864-1002, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of San Jose > San Jose Metro > San Jose
Price Range: RM288 - RM616 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 34
Also Known As:
La Amistad Hotel
La Amistad San Jose
Hotel La Amistad Costa Rica/San Jose
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“Higher floors are less noisy.”
 of 5 bubbles 261ferdinandc, 11 Feb 2017 | Read review
“book early, no lift so you'll be climbing stairs daily, its good for you, or opt for first floor”
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 of 5 bubbles DuncanPutter, 30 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Gotta do the All-Inclusive.”
 of 5 bubbles PuraVida2211, 23 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Ask for the all you can eat and drink inclusive..you cant go wrong”
 of 5 bubbles 331tims, 22 Aug 2016 | Read review
“3rd floor is quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles 924fraserh, 14 Apr 2016 | Read review
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