AddressCostado Oeste Escuela Santo Tomas Santo DomingoSee nearby area
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Lonely Planet review
Set on four hectares about 6km outside of town, this efficient hotel is surrounded by an expansive, well-manicured garden dotted with old-growth trees, stunning flowers and plenty of statuary. The 81 crisp, whitewashed rooms have balconies with views of mountains or city, and several private trails wind by the swimming pool and tennis courts, through forest and orchards. Credit cards accepted.
It's located in a safe, quiet neighborhood and offers child care for a surcharge. Cribs are complimentary.
Our independent authors have visited Hotel Bougainvillea and selected this as one of our recommended hotels in San José.
Description provided by property
Set within lush tropical gardens just a 20-minute drive from San José Airport, Hotel Bougainvillea offers a large outdoor pool, tennis courts and a gym. Rooms have balconies overlooking the gardens or city.
The hotel’s beautiful gardens are home to a huge range of native Costa Rican trees and flowers. You can also spot wild hummingbirds and frogs.
Each room at Hotel Bougainvillea offers free Wi-Fi, flat-screen cable TV, a ceiling fan and a coffee maker. Rooms are decorated with unique furniture made from local hardwoods.
The Vitrales Restaurant & Bar serves international fusion cuisine in stylish surroundings. There are fantastic garden views from the lounge bar.
The hotel’s staff can arrange airport transfers or tours of San José at an extra cost. You can buy handmade local products in the on-site gift shop.
Services & facilities
- Breakfast in the room
- Concierge service
- Non-smoking rooms
- Non-smoking throughout
- Facilities for disabled guests
- Tour desk
- Room service
- 24-hour front desk
- Snack bar
- Restaurant (à la carte)
- Car hire
- Airport shuttle (surcharge)
Bureau de Change/ATM
- Currency exchange
- Free WiFi
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