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Hotel Description

Hotel El Maragato puts you in the heart of San Jose, connected to a shopping center and within just a 10-minute stroll of popular attractions like Morazan Park and National Park. Highlights at this family-friendly hotel include in-room free WiFi, free Internet, and balconies.

You can enjoy LCD TVs with cable channels, and all 39 soundproofed rooms feature espresso makers, in-room massages, and safes. Dining in is an option with room service, and minibars provide refreshments. Nice touches to enhance your stay include rainfall showerheads and free toiletries, while pillowtop beds and pillow menus invite a good night's rest. Down comforters, hair dryers, and phones are also available.

The coffee shop, Restaurante Maragato, serves international cuisine and is open for breakfast. For a drink, you can stop by the hotel's own lounge bar. 65 square feet (6 square meters) of event facilities include a conference center, and other business amenities include a 24-hour business center. Added amenities include free WiFi in public areas, a coffee shop/café, and a snack bar/deli. There's also the convenience of an airport shuttle.

With a stay at this 3-star Catedral hotel, you'll be 2.5 km (1.5 mi) from San Pedro Mall and 3.1 km (1.9 mi) from University of Costa Rica.

Quadruple Room

Bed Count 2 Full Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Family Room

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 5 Max

Double Room with balcony

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Executive Room, 1 King Bed

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

About the Hotel El Maragato

Location Ave Central, San Jose, San Jose

Property Features

There's a restaurant on site, as well as a coffee shop/café and a snack bar/deli. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Business amenities include a 24-hour business center and a meeting room. A computer station is on site, and both WiFi and wired Internet are free in public spaces. Event space at this hotel measures 65 square feet (6 square meters) and includes a conference center. A library, a terrace, and tour/ticket assistance are also featured at the family-friendly Hotel El Maragato. An airport shuttle (available on request) and a casino shuttle are available for a fee. This 3-star San Jose hotel is smoke free.

  • 1 building
  • 39 guestrooms or units
  • 7 levels
  • 65 sq ft of conference space
  • 6 sq m of conference space
  • Built in 1993
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Coffee shop
  • Deli
  • Supervised kid's activities (surcharge)
  • Childcare (surcharge)
  • Business center (24 hours)
  • Conference center
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-in
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Grocery service (free)
  • Library
  • Convenience store
  • Terrace
  • Gift shop
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Television in lobby
  • ATM
  • Onsite shopping
  • Bellhop
  • Elevator
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Free WiFi
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Grocery/convenience store
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Laundry facilities
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Refrigerator (on request)
  • Microwave (on request)

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Transport

  • Airport: Juan Santamaria Intl. Airport (SJO) (18.6 km / 11.6 mi)
  • Train station: San Jose Procuradiria Museum Station (1 km / 0.6 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Airport shuttle and casino shuttle

Room Amenities

Hotel El Maragato offers 39 accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature minibars and espresso makers. Rooms open to balconies. Each accommodation is individually furnished. Pillowtop beds feature down comforters. A pillow menu is available. 25-inch LCD televisions come with premium cable channels. Bathrooms include showers with rainfall showerheads, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, safes, and phones. Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and blackout drapes/curtains. Microwaves, refrigerators, and in-room massages can be requested. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Private balcony
  • Pillowtop beds
  • Minibar
  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • LCD television
  • Cable channels
  • Premium channels
  • Refrigerator available
  • Microwave available
  • Espresso maker
  • Coffee maker
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Down blanket
  • Pillow options
  • Shower
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Massage in room (surcharge)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Sound-insulated rooms
  • Exterior corridor access
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Unique furnishings
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

Restaurante Maragato - This coffee shop specializes in international cuisine and serves breakfast only. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

A complimentary grocery shopping service is offered and room service (during limited hours) is available.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 10 AM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18

Special check-in instructions:

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 12:30 PM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 3 children stay free when using existing bedding.

Pet Policy

  • Pets are welcome and stay free

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

No onsite parking is available. This property accepts credit cards. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F. Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; guests are provided with hand sanitizer. Contactless check-in is available. Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 48 hours between bookings, and can be accessed from outside the building via exterior corridors.

  • Number of children who can stay for free – 3
  • Pets allowed (no fees)
  • Staffed front desk
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wear personal protective equipment
  • Protective clothing is not available for guests
  • No shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is available
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually wrapped food options are not available
  • gap period enforced between guest stays 48 hours
  • Temperature checks are not available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is not available

Hotel Names

  • El Maragato
  • El Maragato San Jose
  • Hotel El Maragato
  • Hotel El Maragato San Jose
  • Hotel El Maragato Costa Rica/San Jose
  • Hotel El Maragato Hotel
  • Hotel El Maragato San Jose
  • Hotel El Maragato Hotel San Jose

You should know

  • Hotel El Maragato offers transfers from the airport (fees may apply). Please contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation on arrival with your arrival details.
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.
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