Aurola Holiday Inn - San Jose

5Th Avenue And 5Th Street, San Jose, Costa Rica, 1000  show map
 5 stars
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Aurola Holiday Inn - San Jose

Free Wi-Fi
Parking

Valet parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

24-hour security

24-hour business center

Food/ Drinks

Poolside snack bar

A la carte restaurant

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Welcome drink

Cafe

Dining room

Snack bar

Coffee shop

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Indoor heated swimming pool

Private swimming pool

Overview

Set in the center of San Jose, this 5-star hotel features a hot tub, a casino and an indoor heated pool. Renovated in 2011, the deluxe hotel has welcomed guests since 1986.

The hotel is located in a metropolitan area of San Jose, close to MidWorld Costa Rica, Parque La Sabana and Poas National Park. San Jose city center is 1 km away.

Nearby points of interest include a theater, a cathedral and a museum.

Guests can reach Aurola Holiday Inn by car from Tobias Bolanos airport in 10 minutes.

Rooms

The rooms in Aurola Holiday Inn are fitted with a work desk, climate control, a laptop-size safe, TV with satellite channels and a sofa. The property offers views of Central Valley and Andes Mountains from the rooms. Bathrooms are appointed with dressing gowns, a shower and a hairdryer.

Eat & Drink

A day at Aurola Holiday Inn begins with a free breakfast. There is a restaurant serving international dishes on site. Guests can savor coffee and tea in the café bar. A variety of dishes are served in Padrisimo and La Criollita, which are only 5 minutes’ walk away.

A full breakfast is served and charges are applicable. 

Services

The hotel offers porter service, 24-hour room service and laundry together with a luggage storage, currency exchange and an elevator for guests' comfort.

Relax

On-site leisure options feature a private swimming pool, a tennis court and a golf course. On-site fitness facilities include a fitness center and a gym.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free private parking is possible on site.

Year renovated:   2011.  Number of floors:   17.  Number of rooms:   195.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Public areas with access for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • 24-hour security
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • Sundry/Convenience store
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Hairdresser
  • Beauty salon
  • Coffee shop
  • Vending machines
  • Eco friendly
  • Ice machine
  • Multilingual staff
  • Smoke detectors

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center
  • Tennis court
  • Golf course
  • Billiards/ Pool tables
  • Table tennis

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid beach shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • Valet parking
  • 24-hour room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wedding services
  • Limousine service
  • Medical facilities service
  • Grocery shopping service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Shoe shine service
  • Newspaper service
  • Postal service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Welcome drink

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Cafe
  • Poolside snack bar
  • Snack bar
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • 24-hour business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Secretarial service
  • Projector
  • Printers
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Babysitting/Child services
  • DVDs/ Videos for children
  • Children's menu
  • Children's pool

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor heated swimming pool
  • Private swimming pool
  • Casino
  • Animation team
  • Leisure/ TV room
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Solarium
  • Sauna
  • Jacuzzi
  • Reflex massage

Room view

  • Mountain view

Room facilities

  • Individual air conditioning
  • VIP room facilities
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Adjoining rooms
  • Dining room
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Shared bathroom
  • Bath/ Shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Room toiletries
  • Toilet

Self-catering

  • Kitchen
  • Refrigerator

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Hi-Fi
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • In-room computer
  • HBO available
  • Free local telephone calls
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • One child under the age of 19 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

5Th Avenue And 5Th Street, San Jose, Costa Rica, 1000

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City Center
  • San Jose
    900 m
Airports
  • Tobias Bolanos (SYQ)
    7.4 km
  • Juan Santamarнa International (SJO)
    16.0 km
Restaurants
  • Padrisimo
    130 m
  • La Gauchada (cuisine: Argentinean)
    140 m
Parks
  • Central Park
    490 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2011
  • Number of floors:
    17
  • Number of rooms:
    195

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Rooms and availability

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              How to reach hotel

              hotel Aurola Holiday Inn - San Jose San Jose location
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              Hotel Address:

              5Th Avenue And 5Th Street, San Jose, Costa Rica, 1000

              Get directions
              City Center
              • San Jose
                900 m
              Airports
              • Tobias Bolanos (SYQ)
                7.4 km
              • Juan Santamarнa International (SJO)
                16.0 km
              Restaurants
              • Padrisimo
                130 m
              • La Gauchada (cuisine: Argentinean)
                140 m
              Parks
              • Central Park
                490 m
              Hotel information
              • Check-in:
                from  3 pm
              • Check-out:
                until  12 pm
              • Year renovated:
                2011
              • Number of floors:
                17
              • Number of rooms:
                195

              Hotel Awards

              Costa RicanHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedSan JoseAurola Holiday Inn

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              Best Family Hotels in Costa Rica

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              What's nearby

              Tourist attractions

              • sky walk - 2.7 km

              Popular areas

              • City Center - 800 m

              Local attractions

              • Parque La Sabana - 1.9 km
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              • El Pueblo - 7.9 km
                Pavas, San Jose
              • Refugio Herpetologico de Costa Rica - 9.7 km
                Alto de las Palomas, Santa Ana
              • Pueblo Antiguo - 6.1 km
                2 kilometros al oeste del Hospital Mexico, contiguo al Parque Nacional de Diversiones, San Jose
              • Inbio Parque - 8.3 km
                Calle Pricipal, Heredia

              Near the hotel

              • Precolumbian Gold Museum - 30 m
                Calle 5, San Jose
              • Parque Zoologico Nacional Simon Bolivar - 420 m
                Avda. 11 and C. 11, San Jose
              • Central Park - 490 m
                Calle Central at Avenida 2, San Jose
              • Spirogyra Butterfly Garden - 590 m
                Barrio Tournon, San Jose
              • Jade Museum - 420 m
                Avenida 7, Calle 9 y 11, San Jose
              • Museum of Contemporary Art and Design - 430 m
                Avenidas 3 y 5, Calles 15 y 17, San Jose
              • Metropolitan Church - 570 m
                Bordered by Avdas. 4 and 2 and Cs. Central and 1, San Jose

              Restaurants nearby

              • Padrisimo - 130 m

                Address: Canal 7

              • La Criollita - 200 m

                Address: Avenida 7
                Phone: 2256--6511

                66% likes this, based on 56 reviews
                Cuisine: Costa Rican

              • Tico burguesas - 220 m

                Address: 1 calle 9, San Jose

                80% likes this, based on 40 reviews
                Cuisine: Mexican

              • La Gauchada - 140 m

                Address: 175m sur del Canal 7
                Phone: 2232 6916

                76% likes this, based on 12 reviews
                Cuisine: Argentinean
                Price Range: CAD 2 - CAD 21

              • Restaurante El Patio del Balmoral - 270 m

                Address: San Jose, Avenida Central, entre calles 7 y 9
                Phone: 22211700

                65% likes this, based on 177 reviews
                Cuisine: International, Costa Rican

              Hotel information
              • Check-in:
                from  3 pm
              • Check-out:
                until  12 pm
              • Year renovated:
                2011
              • Number of floors:
                17
              • Number of rooms:
                195

              Hotel Awards

              Costa RicanHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedSan JoseAurola Holiday Inn

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              Aurola Holiday Inn Reviews

              Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Aurola Holiday Inn

              Average guest rating

              8.6out of 10
              Superb
              Based on 16 reviews

              Guest reviews

              • Group of friends
                8.8

                Hotel is an oasis in a city of chaos. Great as a base if you need to overnight in San Jose but I wouldn't be staying in this city for too long.

              • Single
                7.4

                The check-in at 3 p.m.

              • Single
                9.2

                Staff are friendly. Wonderful location. Good value. I see it is listed as 3 stars, and that is conservative. I would rate it higher. It is a noisy, busy city and the hotel is a welcome relief from that.

                Breakfast buffet...always the same, and by 9am, they tend to be out of things and in no hurry to refill. Day 2 the maid removed the bathrobe from my room, and it took 3 days and 3 requests to get it replaced.Internet was out a few times, and staff were very matter of fact about this.

              • Older travelers
                8.8

                - Comfortable bed & pillows - good room size - friendly staff - good location

                - Expensive water from mini bar ($6.50 for 500ml of Fiji)

              • Older travelers
                8.2

                - Free Internet - Restaurant with views over the city - Hotel in the City

              How to reach hotel

              hotel Aurola Holiday Inn - San Jose San Jose location
              Show big map »

              Hotel Address:

              5Th Avenue And 5Th Street, San Jose, Costa Rica, 1000

              Get directions
              City Center
              • San Jose
                900 m
              Airports
              • Tobias Bolanos (SYQ)
                7.4 km
              • Juan Santamarнa International (SJO)
                16.0 km
              Restaurants
              • Padrisimo
                130 m
              • La Gauchada (cuisine: Argentinean)
                140 m
              Parks
              • Central Park
                490 m
              Hotel information
              • Check-in:
                from  3 pm
              • Check-out:
                until  12 pm
              • Year renovated:
                2011
              • Number of floors:
                17
              • Number of rooms:
                195

              Hotel Awards

              Costa RicanHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedSan JoseAurola Holiday Inn

              According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
              Best Family Hotels in Costa Rica

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