Book your room at Barcelo San Jose Palacio
Superior RoomMax Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children, 2 infants)
Superior Room (Club Premium)Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children, 2 infants)
Premium Suite, 1 King Bed (Club Premium)Max Occupancy: 2 guests
Master Premium Suite ( Club Premium )Max Occupancy: 5 guests (up to 4 children, 4 infants)
Health club and live music near downtown San Jose
With a stay at Barcelo San Jose Palacio in San Jose, you'll be in the suburbs and convenient to Spirogyra Butterfly Garden and Museum of Costa Rican Art.
This 4-star hotel is within close proximity of Estadio Nacional and Costa Rica National Stadium.
Make yourself at home in one of the 254 air-conditioned rooms featuring minibars and LCD televisions. Wireless Internet access (surcharge) keeps you connected, and satellite programming is available for your entertainment. Bathrooms feature shower/tub combinations, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. Conveniences include phones, as well as safes and desks.
Be sure to enjoy recreational amenities, including a health club, an outdoor pool, and a sauna. Additional features include wireless Internet access (surcharge), babysitting/childcare, and gift shops/newsstands.
Enjoy a meal at a restaurant or in a coffee shop/café. Or stay in and take advantage of the hotel's 24-hour room service. Thirsty? Quench your thirst at a bar/lounge, a poolside bar, or a swim-up bar.
Featured amenities include a business center, complimentary newspapers in the lobby, and dry cleaning/laundry services. Event facilities at this hotel consist of conference space and meeting rooms. A roundtrip airport shuttle is complimentary (available on request).Information missing or incorrect? Tell us!
Barcelo San Jose Palacio is located 2 miles (3 kilometers) from the heart of downtown San Jose. The airport is a 15-minute ride away by complimentary shuttle, which is offered at scheduled times.
Dining options include a formal-dress restaurant, a restaurant with buffet and a la carte menu, and a spacious bar with live music. Outdoors, a poolside bar serves grilled meat and seafood in the sun, and a swim-up bar serves ice-cold cocktails.
The freeform pool, with multiple sections and swim-under bridges, is a beauty to behold. After a swim, the hotel's botanical gardens are a pleasant, shaded place to stroll. Other recreational facilities include 2 tennis courts and 3 squash courts.
A candle shop, 16 meeting and conference rooms, and a business center (surcharge) are also on site. Wireless Internet access is available throughout the property for a fee.
- 24-hour front desk
- Babysitting or childcare
- Free airport transportation
- Tennis on site
- Business center
- Coffee shop or café
- Free newspapers in lobby
- Conference space
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Gift shops or newsstand
- Hair salon
- Health club
- WiFi (surcharge)
- Laundry facilities
- Meeting rooms
- Multilingual staff
- Number of floors - 6
- Total number of rooms - 254
- Poolside bar
- Safe-deposit box at front desk
- Free self parking
- Number of meeting rooms - 16
- Shopping on site
- Children's pool
- Outdoor pool
- Swim-up bar
- Wedding services
- Breakfast available (surcharge)
Available in all rooms: WiFi (surcharge)
Available in some public areas: WiFi (surcharge)
Free self parking
- Air conditioning
- Satellite TV service
- Blackout drapes/curtains
- In-room childcare (surcharge)
- Climate control
- Coffee/tea maker
- Free toiletries
- Cribs/infant beds available
- Hair dryer
- Daily housekeeping
- Hypo-allergenic bedding available
- In-room safe
- Iron/ironing board
- WiFi (surcharge)
- Pay movies
- Premium bedding
- Premium TV channels
- Shower/tub combination
- Room service (24 hours)
- LCD TV
Where to Eat
Ánfora Restaurant and Café - This buffet-style restaurant features international cuisine. An à la carte menu is also available. Open for buffet breakfast 5 AM to 10:30 AM, lunch noon to 3 PM, and dinner 6:30 PM to 10:30 PM. Terrace open 24 hours. Casual for breakfast and lunch, semi-formal for dinner.
Miyako Restaurant - This restaurant features an exotic menu of Japanese cuisine. Sushi, tempura, and Teppanyaki-style dishes are offered. Open Monday through Saturday 6 AM to 11 PM.
Bosque Bar - Casual. Snacks, cocktails. Live music every evening. Open from morning till late.
Rancho Bar & Grill - Poolside. Grilled seafood and meats. Cocktails. Open from late morning till early evening. Seasonal.
Swim-up bar - Open same hours as Rancho Bar & Grill. Cocktails. Seasonal.
Room service - Available 24 hours a day.
Nearby Things to Do
An expansive freeform pool with swim-under bridges and a children's section also offers a swim-up bar. Nearby, the hotel's botanical gardens are a pleasant place for a post-swim stroll. 3 squash courts and 2 tennis courts offer additional recreation and complimentary equipment is available to guests. Also on site is a fitness facility with men's and women's saunas.
Popular among locals, La Sabina Park is 1.25 miles (2 kilometers) away. The park features shaded picnic areas, jogging paths, tennis courts, soccer pitches, volleyball, and baseball and basketball areas.
The recreational activities listed below are available on site or nearby; fees may apply.
- Racquetball/squash on site
To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.
- Accessible path of travel
- Accessible bathroom
- Roll-in shower
- Accessible parking
- In-room accessibility
- Accessibility equipment for the deaf
Check-in time starts at 2 PM
Check-out time is noon
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are 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.
We should mention
This property offers transfers from the airport. Guests must contact the property with arrival details 24 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Children 12 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.