Holiday Inn Express San Jose Costa Rica Airport

1 Km E From Juan Santamaria Airport, Alajuela, Costa Rica
+506 2443 0043

Cheapest
rate per night

8.7

Excellent
based on 916 reviews
Holiday Inn Express San Jose Costa Rica Airport - Alajuela, Costa Rica
Sat 11/28
-
Sun 11/29
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Good to know

Value for money

7.9

Distance to city center

1.5 mi

Location rating

9.2

Nearest Airport

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

Distance to airport

1.0 mi

Rooms

Sat 11/28
Sun 11/29

Queen Rooms

$112+

Bed type
Provider
Nightly
Queen bed
$112 per night
Queen bed
$127 per night

King Rooms

$125+

Bed type
Provider
Nightly
King bed
$125 per night
King bed
$136 per night

Standard Rooms

$111+

Bed type
Provider
Nightly
Unknown
$111 per night
Unknown
$123 per night
Unknown
$308 per night

Reviews

Pros

Cons

Traveler rating

305
104
25
6
1

Time of year

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airport shuttle in 387 reviews
close to the airport in 284 reviews
friendly staff in 223 reviews
good breakfast in 167 reviews
free shuttle service in 109 reviews
good location in 96 reviews
comfortable hotel in 79 reviews
early flight in 65 reviews
car rental in 30 reviews
costa rican in 23 reviews
comfortable bed in 21 reviews
comfortable room in 18 reviews
cutlery and plates in 8 reviews
san jose in 8 reviews
  • Good
    Feb 2020
    6.8

    Bill was mixed up & Never did get our points

  • Excellent
    Aug 2018
    10.0

    Veryfriendy and accomodating

    We had a number of special requests and they were very gracious. Check in was a breeze

  • Excellent
    Aug 2016
    10.0

    Overall, everything was great. Location is perfect for flying to the airport. Staff was very helpful and really wants to help you! Room was comfortable and clean. 24 hour shuttle was awesome! Great value for the money. For those who arrive at off hours there is a Denny's close by.

    Our only negative was the breakfast which was very processed (e.g. scrambled eggs were bland) and not enough variety for the cost of that hotel.

  • Excellent
    May 2016
    9.7

    Convenient and close to the airport

    Came in on a late flight to San Jose and stopped off at the Holiday Inn Express for a night before jumping off into the Costa Rican countryside in the morning. For this purpose it did exactly what it needed to do. Shuttle bus that picked up at the airport was a plus.

    A little bit pricey for what you get but not acceptable for one night. The breakfast options were pretty basic but in their defense they were a typical Costa Rican style (gallo pinto, eggs, coffee, and some fresh fruits). Traffic at the intersection in front of the hotel can be horrific so keep that in mind if you will be driving. Also, keep an eye out for the shuttle bus that comes around outside of the arrivals area and stops close to the taxi stand. A "helpful" local showed me where to go then just happened to mention that he works on tips. I could have just waited on my own for it...

  • Excellent
    May 2016
    10.0

    Good stay

    Everything was very good. Friendly staff, good breakfast, good parking. Five nights and all went well.

    The traffic at the entry to the hotel is nightmare.

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About

Overview

The Holiday Inn Express San Jose Costa Rica Airport offers guests the location and convenience that has become above standard at any IHG Hotel. Located just one mile from Juan Santamaria Airport and quick access to the Inter-American Highway (Highway 1) with car rental agencies two blocks away. This Holiday Inn Express is all about convenience for travelers staying here.

Straightforward guestrooms are designed to emphasize guests waking up feeling refreshed and recharged. This happens with a plush duvet on a Simply Smart guest bed, a guest pick of pillows and a quiet place to relax for great shut-eye. The little things are big at the Holiday Inn Express San Jose Costa Rica Airport with complimentary WiFi, 49” LCD TV with cable and movies, coffee and tea and bedside outlets or plug-ins. Of course, kids stay at no extra charge when with an adult.

After waking up, guests will appreciate coming down for a complimentary breakfast buffet Holiday Inn Express San Jose Costa Rica Airport-style that features a hot breakfast bar, with omelets, typical dishes (such as gallo pinto and tamales) and different kinds of Costa Rican coffees and teas await guests each morning.

Other amenities available to guests include an outdoor pool, an exercise room, 24-hour airport shuttle, currency exchange and a business center. While the hotel isn’t non-smoking, it does designate specific smoking areas for guests. Assistance with tours and tickets is also available on site for guests that require it.

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Features

Free parking
Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet friendly
Spa

8.7 Excellent

based on 916 reviews

9.1

Cleanliness

9.0

Comfort

9.2

Staff

7.8

Value for money

Check in

2:00 PM

Check out

12:00 PM

Cancellation/prepayment

Policies vary by room type and provider.

Amenities

Window
ATM on-site
Babysitting or child care
Business center
Entire unit located on ground floor
Car rental
Wake-up service
Entire unit wheelchair accessible
Wi-Fi available in all areas
Internet
Daily housekeeping
Fax/photocopying
Cribs available
Currency exchange on-site
Feather pillow
Grocery deliveries
Fire extinguisher
Gift shop
Laundry facilities
Ironing service
Laundry service
Flat-screen TV
Meeting/Banquet facilities
Free toiletries
Garden view
Room service
Smoke alarms
Contactless check-in/check-out
Tour desk
Face masks for guests available
Casino
Hypoallergenic pillow
Physical distancing in dining areas
Physical distancing rules
Golf
Property is cleaned by professional cleaning companies
Process in place to check health of guests
Interconnected room(s) available
Outdoor pool
Key access
Evening entertainment
Key card access
CCTV in common areas
CCTV outside property
No smoking
Restaurant
Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
Laptop safe
Express check out
Hairdryer
Fitness center
Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
Cable or satellite TV
Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
24-hour security
Air-conditioned
Newspapers
Non-feather pillow
Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning
All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
Free airport shuttle
Delivered food is securely covered
Complimentary breakfast
Guests can opt-out of accommodation cleaning service
Pets not allowed
Free parking
Long-term parking (surcharge)
Pool towels
Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
Pool view
Private bathroom
Garden
24hr front desk
Designated smoking area
Storage available
Private parking
Shuttle service (free)
Free Wi-Fi
Radio
Raised toilet
Terrace/Patio
Increased accessibility
Roll-in shower
Beach towels
Linens
Towels
Safety deposit box
Elevator
Shampoo
Shared lounge/TV area
Shower
Shower cap
Shower chair
Accessible by elevator
Adapted bath
First-aid kit
Socket near the bed
Sofa
Alarm clock
Soundproof rooms
Bathtub
Soundproofing
Body soap
Telephone
Carpeted
Toilet
Toilet paper
Children's television networks
Toilet with grab rails
Safe
Toothbrush
Towels/sheets (extra fee)
Clothes rack
Coffee machine
TV
Upper floors accessible by elevator
Conditioner
Desk
Vending machine (drinks)
Vending machine (snacks)
VIP room facilities
Walk-in shower
Wardrobe or closet

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