Hotel Britannia San Jose

 3 stars
3Rd Street, 11Th Avenue, San Jose, Costa Rica, 2922-1000  show mapSave
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3.8
out of 5
Excellent
Based on  15 reviews
The restaurant has an impressive list of imported wines.
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  • Overview
  • Rooms & Availability
  • Location
  • Guest reviews
  • Facilities

Overview

The hotel Britannia Hotel provides good lodging in San Jose. Renovated in 2005, this hotel combines the modern with Victorian architecture.

Rooms

The hotel offers 20 rooms. All of them feature a telephone, a safe. Guestrooms offer tropical interior and tile floor.

Work

Guests can make use of 24-hour reception, laundry as well as a safe deposit box, a garage and a wine cellar.

Number of rooms   23.

Location

hotel Hotel Britannia San Jose San Jose location

The property is located in a historic of San Jose, close to Water and Fire in Paradise Tour, Pueblo Antiguo and Travel Around Costa Rica Transportation and Guides. A 5-minute walk will take you to National Theater, Jade Museum and Precolumbian Gold Museum.

Getting around.

20 minutes' drive from Juan Santamarнa International airport.

Distance to:

  • City Center - 900 m
  • Airport Juan Santamarнa International - 15.7km

Facilities

Dining facilities
  • Restaurant
Room facilities
  • Room service

Policies

Check-In

from  3 pm

Check-Out

until  12 pm

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What's nearby

Attractions for Tourists
  • sky walk
    2.5km
Popular areas
  • City Center
    900 m

Local Attractions

  • Parque La Sabana
    1.7km
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  • Universidad de Costa Rica
    2.7km
    Avenida San Pedro y Rotonda de la Bandera, San Jose
  • Pueblo Antiguo (Parque Nacional de Diversiones)
    5.9km
    2 kilometros al oeste del Hospital Mexico, contiguo al Parque Nacional de Diversiones, San Jose
  • Biesanz Woodworks
    6.4km
    33 Calle El Pedrero, Escazu
  • Tee Times Costa Rica Golf Tours
    7.2km
    Torre Milano #11, Escazu

Near the hotel

  • Templo de la Musica
    130 m
    Avenida 3, Calle 7, San Jose
  • Parque Zoologico Nacional Simon Bolivar
    160 m
    Avda. 11 and C. 11, San Jose
  • Precolumbian Gold Museum
    290 m
    Calle 5, San Jose
  • Jade Museum (Museo Nacional del Jade)
    270 m
    Avenida 7, Calle 9 y 11, San Jose
  • Spirogyra Butterfly Garden
    300 m
    Barrio Tournon, San Jose
  • Museo de los Ninos
    470 m
    Calle 4, al norte de la Avenida 9, San Jose
  • National Theater (Teatro Nacional)
    570 m
    Second Ave. and Fifth St., San Jose

Restaurants Nearby

  • Restaurant la Terrasse

    72% likes this, based on 136 reviews
    Food: French
    Price Range: USD 19 - USD 36

    60 m
    Avenida 9 (Barrio Otoya), calle 15

    Phone: 0050689398470

  • Cafe Moro Restaurante

    61% likes this, based on 53 reviews
    Food: Mediterranean, Middle Eastern
    Price Range: USD 11 - USD 31

    160 m
    Barrio Amon, calle 3, avenidas 11 y 13.

    Phone: 50622233116

  • Hotel Dunn Inn Restaurant

    70% likes this, based on 16 reviews

    160 m
    Avenue 11 Calle 5 Barrio Amon
  • La Casona de Laly

    62% likes this, based on 65 reviews
    Food: Argentinean, Costa Rican

    210 m
    C. 2, Avdas. Central-1

    Phone: 2288 5807

  • La Estancia Argentina

    66% likes this, based on 19 reviews
    Food: Argentinean

    240 m
    Barrio Amon, Calle 7

Britannia Hotel Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Britannia Hotel

Average guest rating

3.8
out of 5
Excellent
Based on 15 reviews

Rating by category:

Location
3.5
Rooms
3.8
Service
4.0
Value
3.4

Individual guest reviews

  • Hotel fine and excellent Staff. The bed was nice.

    My rating for the hotel:

    • Average rating
      3.8
    • Rooms
      4
    • Service
      4
    • Value
      3
  • The hotel is very charming and the rooms are cozy, the restaurant is nice, and the staff were helpful.

    My rating for the hotel:

    • Average rating
      4.5
    • Rooms
      4
    • Value
      5
  • Excellent hotel in San Jose, the staff were nice and our room on the ground floor was spacious. The free breakfast was minimal.

    Dinner was expensive considering the quality, the employees were rude and the restaurant was horrible.

    My rating for the hotel:

    • Average rating
      3.3
    • Rooms
      4
    • Service
      3
    • Value
      4
  • Long stay at the britannia and secure, Friendly Staff. The room was clean enough and the restaurant downstairs was adequate and the food fine to good.

    The hotel looked ok, probably because was in a dirty looking city.

    My rating for the hotel:

    • Average rating
      3.7
    • Rooms
      4
    • Service
      4
    • Value
      3
  • Helpful in giving us tips on the area, good stop over and nice hotel that had a plantation feel to. The restaurant has an impressive list of imported wines.

    Creepy atmosphere in a bad location.

    My rating for the hotel:

    • Average rating
      3.5
    • Location
      4
    • Value
      3
  • Good location and staff were very helpful in Booked buses. The hotel was pretty nice and the room had a huge bathroom w/comfortable beds. Breakfast was quick and easy.

    The city is dirty.

    My rating for the hotel:

    • Average rating
      2.3
    • Location
      4
    • Rooms
      2
    • Value
      2
  • Better than other San Jose options, internet and helpful staff, nice fruit continental breakfast in morning.

    My rating for the hotel:

    • Average rating
      3.5
    • Rooms
      5
    • Value
      2
  • Great hotel and very simple accommodation. Nice safe bar.

    My rating for the hotel:

    • Average rating
      4.3
    • Rooms
      4
    • Value
      5
  • Lovely little place and staff were welcoming, attentive and friendly.

    My rating for the hotel:

    • Average rating
      4.5
    • Service
      5
    • Value
      4
  • Comfortable historic hotel and the staff were very nice.

    My rating for the hotel:

    • Average rating
      4.0
    • Service
      4
  • Hotel britannia was clean and spacious, the staff were friendly and competent.

    My rating for the hotel:

    • Average rating
      3.0
    • Service
      3
    • Value
      3
  • A good hotel in a shady area and the staff were very helpful. Also the room was cleaned up very well.

    My rating for the hotel:

    • Average rating
      4.2
    • Rooms
      5
    • Service
      5
    • Value
      3
  • The stay there was very nice, the staff were friendly and patient, the beds were comfortable and the bathroom was clean.

    My rating for the hotel:

    • Average rating
      4.2
    • Rooms
      5
    • Service
      4
    • Value
      4
  • Excellent plact to stay in San Jose and the staff were also very helpful. The bathroom was big and above all very clean, chef has no idea fine food was.

    My rating for the hotel:

    • Average rating
      4.8
    • Rooms
      5
    • Service
      5
    • Value
      5
  • The britania in San Jose was quite interesting and the staff were at any time friendly and helpful. The room rate included a complimentary breakfast and the food was excellent.

    My rating for the hotel:

    • Average rating
      3.2
    • Rooms
      4
    • Service
      4
    • Value
      2

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