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Hotel Description

4-star hotel in Uruca

City center retreat

Your stay at this Uruca hotel places you within 2 miles (3 km) of Parque La Sabana and Museo de Ciencias Naturales La Salle. La Salle Natural Science Museum and Pueblo Antiguo are also within 3 miles (5 km).

Onsite dining, 2 outdoor tennis courts

This hotel features 3 restaurants, 2 outdoor tennis courts, and an outdoor pool. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the 17 conference rooms, business center, and free airport shuttle. Enjoy the gym and perks like free self parking and free WiFi.

Superior Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max
$56* Per night/room Dec 2 - Dec 3

Double Room Single Use

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

Superior Single Room (Premium Level)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

Suite (Master)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 5 Max

Premium Suite (Level)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Premium Room (Superior Level)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Barceló San José ratings based on 9 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
3.8 out of 5 4.0 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 0.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Barceló San José

Everyone (7) Family (1)
4 out of 5
Excellent facility

Posted by on Nov 1, 2022

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Nov 1, 2022 by Barceló San José

We would like to thank you for the lovely review you shared following your recent visit to our Barceló hotel and are delighted to read that we were able to match your holiday expectations.

1 out of 5
The cleaning staff take some of my stuff and also the charge for some items in the mini bar the we never take.The staff in the Front Desk never have a answer for my questions?I think they need more training.Poor customer service. We expense a lot of money for bad service never again going back to this hotel.They also no have nothing for people with disabilities like they give a handicap space to people the no stay in the hotel I think we pay enough money they need to take care a customer remember customer pay employees salaries if you have poor customer service you guys going to loose customers

Posted by on Oct 21, 2022

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Comment from Hotel Management

Oct 25, 2022 by Barceló San José

Although we are very surprised and dismayed by the content of your opinion regarding your vacation at our Barceló San José hotel, you can be sure that your comments have been addressed and reviewed by the entire management team of the hotel. However, we would like to take this opportunity to clarify certain aspects of your opinion in order to communicate them appropriately.. We continually strive to offer the best quality and to ensure that all of our guests return home with fond memories of their vacations.Our guests' comments provide us with an opportunity to see our hotel through their eyes giving us insight into any service that may have room for improvement to enhance our future guests' stay among us, therefore we are grateful for the time you spent to share a review of your personal experience in the hotel.

5 out of 5

Posted by on Aug 11, 2022

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4 out of 5

Posted by on Mar 4, 2022

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5 out of 5

Posted by on Jul 13, 2021

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Jul 23, 2021 by Barceló San José

Thank you for your feedback

5 out of 5

Posted by on Jul 7, 2021

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Jul 17, 2021 by Barcelo San Jose

Thank you for your feedback

1 out of 5

Posted by on Mar 9, 2021

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Mar 19, 2021 by Barceló San José

We appreciate your feedback. Best Regards,

4 out of 5

Posted by on Feb 12, 2020

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Comment from Hotel Management

Feb 12, 2020 by Carlos Ruíz

Estimado Huésped En primer lugar, nos gustaría agradecerle los comentarios tan positivos que ha compartido referente a su reciente visita a nuestro hotel Barceló San José, estamos encantados de saber que fuimos capaces de cumplir con sus expectativas. Saludos Cordiales, Carlos Ruíz Director

5 out of 5
Transporte a la hora y perfecto, ida y vuelta incluido, el dsayuno muy delicioso y los meseros muy atentos. Check in y Check out sin ningun problema

Posted by , from SAN SALVADOR on Nov 12, 2021

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Comment from Hotel Management

Nov 12, 2021 by Barceló San José

En primer lugar, nos gustaría agradecerle los comentarios tan positivos que ha compartido referente a su reciente visita a nuestro hotel Barceló, estamos encantados de saber que fuimos capaces de cumplir con sus expectativas.

Property Features

Barceló San José offers its guests a seasonal outdoor pool, a children's pool, outdoor tennis courts, and a sauna. There are 3 restaurants on site, as well as a coffee shop/café and a snack bar/deli. You can enjoy a drink at one of the bars, which include a bar/lounge and a poolside bar. A computer station is on site and WiFi is free in public spaces. There's an onsite business center. There are 17 meeting rooms available. A fitness center, spa services, and a terrace are also featured at the business-friendly Barceló San José. A roundtrip airport shuttle is free (available on request). Limited free parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis. This 4-star San José hotel is smoke free.

  • 254 guestrooms or units
  • 6 levels
  • 3 dining venues
  • Deli
  • Conference center
  • Business facilities
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Wedding services available
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Beauty salon
  • ATM
  • Onsite shopping
  • Bellhop
  • Elevator
  • No smoking on site
  • Bar or lounge
  • Coffee shop
  • Bar by the pool

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Number of outdoor pools - 1
  • Children's pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Outdoor tennis courts - 2
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free cribs/infant beds

Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Internet access - wireless , Internet access in public areas - surcharge

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Train station: San Jose Pavas Station (3.2 km / 2 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Free airport shuttle
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Barceló San José offers 254 accommodations with minibars and safes. Beds feature premium bedding. 43-inch LED televisions come with premium satellite channels. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, bathrobes, slippers, and complimentary toiletries. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and hair dryers. Housekeeping is offered daily and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested.

  • Minibar
  • In-room dining (24 hours)
  • LED television
  • Satellite channels
  • Premium channels
  • Coffee maker
  • Luxury bedding
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Shower and tub combination
  • Cribs (free)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Bathrobes
  • Slippers
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy cooked-to-order breakfast daily.

Barceló San José has 3 restaurants on site.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Activities

An outdoor pool and a children's pool are on site. Other recreational amenities include outdoor tennis courts, a sauna, and a fitness center.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Racquetball/squash on site

Spa Services

Guests can pamper themselves by indulging in the onsite spa services. Services include facials, body treatments, and manicures and pedicures.

  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Body treatments
  • Facial treatments
  • Massages

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
  • Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible public washroom
  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • Wheelchair-accessible meeting spaces/business center

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time ends at anytime
  • Check-in time starts at 2:00 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18

Special check-in instructions:

This property offers transfers from the airport. To arrange pick-up, guests must contact the property 24 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Barceló San José offers transfers from the airport. Please contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation 24 hours prior to arrival with your arrival details. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 3 children 12 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

Policies

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

Safety features at this property include a smoke detector, a security system, and window guards

Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel.

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.

This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover, Diners Club, debit cards, and cash. For guests' safety, the property includes a smoke detector, a security system, and window guards 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; guestroom doors are sealed after cleaning. 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; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; contactless room service is available; masks are required in public areas. Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available. Enhanced food service safety measures are in place. Individually-wrapped food options are available through room service. Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings. This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global).

  • Restricted number of spaces per unit
  • Number of spaces per unit - 1
  • Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly
  • Temperature checks are 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
  • Security system
  • Property follows sanitization practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)
  • Staffed front desk
  • LGBTQ friendly
  • Smoke detector
  • Service animals are allowed
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • Guest accommodation is sealed after cleaning
  • Cashless transactions are available
  • Masks are compulsory at the property
  • Contactless food service / room service is available
  • Reservation is not required for facilities onsite
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wears personal protective equipment
  • Mobile key entry is not available
  • Food service has been amended for enhanced safety
  • Protective clothing is not available to guests
  • No shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer
  • Children stay free - maximum age 12
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is available
  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available
  • Children stay free
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available through room service
  • Number of children who can stay free - 3
  • Debit cards
  • Gap period enforced between guest stays - 24 hours

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for cooked-to-order breakfast: USD 19 for adults and USD 19 for children (approximately)

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

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You should know

  • The seasonal pool will open in January and close in December.
  • Reservations are needed for massage services. For reservations, contact the hotel before arrival using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • Up to 3 children 12 years old and younger stay free in the same room as the parent or guardian when using existing bedding.
  • This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly).
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Frequently Asked Questions

*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.