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Room, 1 King Bed
268 square feet
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Other room types
Room, 2 Double Beds
312 square feet
2 Double Beds
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Room, 1 King Bed, Accessible (Mobility & Hearing, Roll-in Shower)
377 square feet
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Presidential Suite, 1 Bedroom
883 square feet
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Superior Room, 1 King Bed
312 square feet
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Superior Room, 1 King Bed, Accessible (Mobility & Hearing, Roll-in Shower)
377 square feet
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Junior Suite, 1 King Bed
366 square feet
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Suite, 1 King Bed, Corner
538 square feet
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Superior Room, 2 Double Beds
312 square feet
2 Double Beds
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Get an overview of this hotel
4-star hotel, walk to Morazan Park

Popular property highlights

Free WiFi
Restaurant
24-hour business center
Laundry facilities
Smoke-free property

With a stay at Gran Hotel Costa Rica, Curio Collection by Hilton, you'll be centrally located in San Jose, just a 3-minute walk from Morazan Park and 9 minutes by foot from National Park. This 4-star hotel is 1.8 mi (2.9 km) from University of Costa Rica and 1.9 mi (3.1 km) from San Pedro Mall.

Make yourself at home in one of the 79 individually decorated guestrooms, featuring refrigerators and LCD televisions. Complimentary wired and wireless Internet access is available. Private bathrooms with showers feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include laptop-compatible safes and desks, as well as phones with free local calls.

Take advantage of recreation opportunities such as a 24-hour fitness center, or other amenities including complimentary wireless Internet access and concierge services. This hotel also features gift shops/newsstands, wedding services, and a television in a common area.

Enjoy a meal at Cultura 5, or stay in and take advantage of the hotel's room service (during limited hours). Wrap up your day with a drink at the bar/lounge. Buffet breakfasts are available daily from 6 AM to 10 AM for a fee.

Featured amenities include complimentary wired Internet access, a 24-hour business center, and complimentary newspapers in the lobby.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Gran Hotel Costa Rica, Curio Collection by Hilton

Central & Second Ave, between 1 & 3, San Jose, San Jose 1000

Renovations & Closures

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from September 9 2020 to December 31 2020 (dates subject to change):

  • Dining venue(s)

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The hotel offers a restaurant. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. This 4-star property offers access to a 24-hour business center.

A computer station is located on site and wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary. This business-friendly hotel also offers a 24-hour fitness center, a library, and tour/ticket assistance. Parking is available onsite for a surcharge. A total renovation of this property was completed in 2018.

Gran Hotel Costa Rica, Curio Collection by Hilton is a smoke-free property.

  • Library
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee/tea in common areas
  • Elevator
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Conference space
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Grocery/convenience store
  • Restaurant
  • Meeting rooms
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Free WiFi
  • Free wired Internet
  • Valet parking (surcharge)
  • Smoke-free property
  • Computer station
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Conference space size (meters) - 79
  • ATM/banking
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • 24-hour business center
  • Concierge services
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Ballroom
  • Laundry facilities
  • Total number of rooms - 79
  • Television in common areas
  • 24-hour fitness facilities
  • Number of floors - 6
  • Wedding services
  • Multilingual staff
  • Free newspapers in lobby

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Free WiFi
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Grocery/convenience store
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Parking

Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

Gran Hotel Costa Rica, Curio Collection by Hilton offers 79 accommodations with laptop-compatible safes and espresso makers. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. Beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets and premium bedding. LCD televisions are featured in guestrooms. Bathrooms include showers, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottled water and irons/ironing boards. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Room service (limited hours)
  • Television
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Refrigerator
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Phone
  • Free local calls
  • Private bathroom
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Espresso maker
  • Desk
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Premium bedding
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Free bottled water
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Shower only
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)
  • Free WiFi
  • Free wired Internet
  • Egyptian-cotton sheets
  • Individually furnished
  • Individually decorated
  • LCD TV
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Number of bathrooms - 1
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Raised toilet seat
  • Grab bar - near toilet
  • Wardrobe or closet

Where to Eat

Buffet breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 6 AM and 10 AM.

Cultura 5 - This restaurant specializes in international cuisine.

Late night fare is available from room service (during limited hours).

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a 24-hour fitness center.

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

  • Wheelchair-accessible on-site restaurant
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM

Check-in time ends at midnight

Minimum check-in age is: 18

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 2 children 18 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed

Tax ID - 3-101-667895

This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash

Long-term renters welcome

Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges. The tax ID number is 3-101-667895. This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash. Long-term renters welcome. For guests' safety, the property includes a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; masks are required in public areas.Contactless check-out is available.Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and also through room service.Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 48 hours between bookings.The property affirms that it follows sanitization practices of CleanStay (Hilton) guidelines.

Service animals are allowed

Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions

Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly

Masks are compulsory at the property

Temperature checks are available to guests

Temperature checks are not available to guests

Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F

Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant

Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures

Contactless check-out is available

Property is cleaned with disinfectant

Staff wears personal protective equipment

Security system

Masks are available to guests

Protective clothing is not available to guests

No shield between guests and staff in main contact areas

Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer

Property does not follow sanitization practices of any association

Staffed front desk

Social distancing measures are in place

Contactless check-in is not available

No rollaway/extra beds available

No cribs (infant beds) available

Property follows a brand or regulatory agency's sanitization guidelines CleanStay (Hilton)

Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures

Individually-wrapped food options are available

State tax ID - 3-101-667895

Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast

Individually-wrapped food options are available for lunch

Individually-wrapped food options are available for dinner

Individually-wrapped food options are available through room service

Number of children who can stay free - 2

Debit cards

gap period enforced between guest stays 48 hours

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Airport shuttle transfer per adult: USD 35 (one-way)
  • Airport shuttle transfer per child: USD 35 (one-way), (from 1 to 18 years old)

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between USD 20 and USD 25 for adults, USD 20 and USD 25 for children (approximately)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 30 per day
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Names

  • Gran Costa Rica Curio Collection Hilton San Jose
  • Gran Hotel Costa Rica, Curio Collection by Hilton Hotel
  • Gran Hotel Costa Rica, Curio Collection by Hilton San Jose
  • Gran Hotel Costa Rica, Curio Collection by Hilton Hotel San Jose

We should mention

Up to 2 children 18 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; masks are required in public areas.

Contactless check-out is available.

Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and also through room service.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 48 hours between bookings.

The property affirms that it follows sanitization practices of CleanStay (Hilton) guidelines.

Awards & Affiliations

This property is affiliated with the International Gay & Lesbian Travel Association (IGLTA) and welcomes lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, intersex, and asexual (LGBTQIA) guests.

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