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Km 3 Autopista General Canas
San Jose, 2000
Costa Rica


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Hotel Overview

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The Best Western Irazu Hotel & Studios.

This full-service San Jose, Costa Rica hotel offers convenient access to many local attractions including the Costa Rican Art Museum, the Braulio Carrillo National Park and the Poas Volcano.

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Whether traveling on business or just taking a trip for fun, the Best Western Irazu Hotel & Studios offers all of the amenities and conveniences to ensure a worry free and enjoyable stay. This full-service San Jose, Costa Rica hotel provides comfortable accommodations, superb customer service and a centralized location, all for a great value. The hotel is ideally situated just a few minutes from the heart of downtown San Jose and a short distance from the Juan Santamaria International Airport.

Each of the 194 well-appointed guest rooms features cable satellite television, unlimited international IP calls (small fee applies) and free wireless internet access. Enjoy a complimentary breakfast buffet every morning at The Terraza Irazú and find a great selection for lunch and dinner at Denny's® Restaurant, located on the hotel premises. Unwind at the end of the day with a cool cocktail at Sangria Tapas Bar and Restaurant. Guests can also enjoy night entertainment at the Casino Concorde. Other hotel amenities include an outdoor swimming pool, a hot tub, an exercise facility and guest laundry. Guests traveling on business will also appreciate the full-service business center and the meeting/banquet facilities to accommodate up to 250 people.

Our airport shuttle service is available as follows:

From the airport available every day from 4:30 a.m. to 10:30 p.m. every hour. To the airport available every day from 4 a.m. to 10 p.m. every hour.

Shuttle fare is $9.00 USD per person, one way. Please contact us in advance if you want to use the service.

Make a reservation today and save at the Best Western Irazu Hotel & Studios! Enjoy your stay.


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Hotel Amenities


  • Wireless internet connection in public areas
  • Breakfast complimentary
  • Complimentary full breakfast buffet served daily from 6 to 10 a.m. in The Terraza Irazu
  • Restaurant on-site
  • Giftshop or newsstand
  • Business center, with business phone service
  • Cellular Phone Rental
  • Mail services, express mail services
  • Fax services
  • Photocopy services
  • 24-front desk
  • Foreign currency exchange
  • Safe deposit box at front desk
  • Babysitting on request
  • Outdoor pool
  • Exercise facility, 24 Hour
  • Massage services
  • Hot tub, outdoor
  • Baggage hold
  • Car rental desk, Alamo Rent A Car
  • Doctor on call
  • Multilingual staff
  • Laundromat
  • Guest laundry, dry cleaning, Mon-Fri
  • Ice/vending machines
  • Elevator
  • Parking, complimentary, 24-hour security
  • Free wireless Internet access available in public areas and all guest rooms
  • Airport shuttle service is available at scheduled times: From airport shuttle available every day from 4:30 am to 10:30 pm every hour. To airport shuttle available every day from 4:00 am to 10:00 pm every hour. Shuttle fare is $8 USD per person.
  • Casino Concorde-open daily from 3 pm to 5 am
  • Landscaped gardens
  • Travel Agency, Gray Line Tours Monday through Friday 7:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
  • 24-hour security
  • Welcome drink
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  • Cable satellite television
  • Air-conditioning
  • Free unlimited local calls and unlimited International calls (small fee applies)
  • Bathtub
  • In-room safe
  • Hot water
  • Free wireless Internet
  • Telephone, with voice mail
  • Alarm radio
  • Coffee/tea makers available, only for rooms with double beds-non smoking. The rest of the rooms available in front desk 24-hours
  • Hairdryer
  • Iron
  • Cribs/Rollaway beds, available
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Nearby Attractions

Area Business

  • 0.8 kilometer(s) from Hospital Mexico
  • .4 kilometer(s) from Grupo Taca Airlines
  • 3.5 kilometer(s) from American Airlines
  • 3.5 kilometer(s) from Children's hospital
  • 5 kilometer(s) from Coca Cola Bottling Co.


  • 2.5 kilometer(s) from Art Museum
  • 3 kilometer(s) from downtown San Jose
  • 3 kilometer(s) from Costa Rican art museum
  • 5 kilometer(s) from Museum for Children
  • 5 kilometer(s) from National Theater
  • 7 kilometer(s) from Multiplaza shopping center
  • 7 kilometer(s) from National Theater
  • 7 kilometer(s) from Museum of Gold
  • 7 kilometer(s) from Museum of Jade
  • 23 kilometer(s) from Braulio Carillo National Park
  • 37 kilometer(s) from Poas Volcano
  • 55 kilometer(s) from Irazu Volcano
  • 88 kilometer(s) from the Pacific Ocean


  • Denny's Restaurant, on premises, Full Service, American, Open for: breakfast, 24 hours daily
  • .01 kilometer(s) from Chef Express, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: lunch, dinner, Latin American cuisine
  • 3 kilometer(s) from El Chicote, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: lunch, dinner,
  • 3 kilometer(s) from Rosti Pollos, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: lunch, dinner, chicken specialties
  • 3 kilometer(s) from Subway, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: lunch, dinner,
  • 3.5 kilometer(s) from La Piazzeta, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: lunch, dinner,
  • Sangria, on premises, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: lunch, dinner, This tapas bar specializes in fusion cuisine and serves lunch, dinner and light fare.


  • 2.70 kilometer(s) from National Stadium


  • 0 kilometer(s) from San Jose 2000, shopping center
  • 2 kilometer(s) from Plaza Mayor shopping center


  • 5 kilometer(s) from Tobias Bolanos Airport, local airport
  • 18 kilometer(s) from Juan Santamaria International Airport