Gran Hotel Costa Rica Curio Collection by Hilton

Location: San Jose, Costa Rica
Address: 2nd Ave. between streets 1 and 3, San Jose, Costa Rica


Originally opened in October 1930 and declared a historical architectural monument in 2005, the highly acclaimed Gran Hotel Costa Rica Curio Collection by Hilton joins the National Theatre, Las Arcadas, Plaza de la Cultura and Gold Museum as some of the most iconic buildings in San José. Eighty-eight years since its original opening, the hotel now boasts a modern design while still paying homage to its rich history.

Located in San Jose, Gran Hotel Costa Rica, Curio Collection by Hilton is in the business district. The area’s natural beauty can be seen at Morazan Park and National Park, while National Theater and Pre-Colombian Gold Museum are cultural highlights. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what’s going on at Costa Rica National Stadium (Estadio Nacional de Costa Rica). Spend some time exploring the area’s activities, including outlet shopping. Guests love the hotel’s central location.

This smoke-free hotel features a restaurant, a 24-hour fitness center, and a bar/lounge. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include a snack bar/deli, a 24-hour business center, and valet parking. All 79 soundproofed rooms provide free WiFi, free wired Internet, and room service. Guests will also find LCD TVs, refrigerators, and Egyptian cotton sheets.

Travelers can enjoy international flavors, Costa Rican cuisine and panoramic views of San José at on property Cultura 5 restaurant, while sampling a wide selection of whiskey and gin from around the world at the piano bar. Guests can also take advantage the 24-hour business center and gym and access to the 890-sq.-ft. event space with modern A/V equipment and catering.

All guest accommodations feature thoughtful amenities to ensure an unparalleled sense of comfort. The property’s host of recreational offerings ensures you have plenty to do during your stay. With an ideal location and facilities to match, Gran Hotel Costa Rica, Curio Collection by Hilton hits the spot in many ways.


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Hotel Amenities

  • Available in all rooms: Free Wi-Fi and wired Internet
  • Available in some public areas: Free Wi-Fi and wired Internet
  • Valet parking on site (USD 30 per day)
  • Buffet breakfast available for a fee daily 6 AM–10 AM: USD 20-25 for adults and USD 20-25 for children
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar
  • Room service available
  • Coffee/tea in common area(s)
  • 24-hour fitness center
  • Grocery/convenience store
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • ATM/banking services
  • Ballroom
  • Elevator
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Front-desk safe
  • Gift shop/newsstand
  • Grocery/convenience store
  • Library
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Wedding services
  • English
  • Spanish
  • 24-hour business center
  • Computer station
  • Conference space
  • Meeting rooms
  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • In-room accessibility
  • Raised toilet seat
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • Smoke-free property
  • TV in lobby

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Egyptian cotton sheets
  • Premium bedding
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower
  • Towels
  • 50-inch LCD TV
  • Espresso maker
  • Free bottled water
  • Refrigerator
  • Desk
  • Desk chair
  • Free local calls
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laptop-compatible safe
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Phone
  • Soundproofing

Gran Hotel Costa Rica, Curio Collection by Hilton, Avenida Central, El Carmen, San José Province, San José, Costa Rica

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