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1 room, 2 adults

Palma Real Hotel & Casino , San Jose

3.5-star3.5 stars
200 Mts. Norte del ICE, Sabana Norte, San Jose, San Jose, 694-1005, Costa Rica

3.5-star hotel with casino, near Museum of Costa Rican Art
  • Free full breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking
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Tasty breakfast
Fantastic service
Great location

Palma Real Hotel & Casino , San Jose

from $103 CAD
  • Standard Double Room
  • Junior Suite
  • Master Suite
  • Economy Double Room

What’s around Palma Real Hotel & Casino , San Jose


  • Heart of San Jose
  • Costa Rica National Stadium (Estadio Nacional de Costa Rica) - 15 min walk
  • Museum of Costa Rican Art - 13 min walk
  • Gold Museum (Museo de Oro) - 43 min walk
  • National Theater - 43 min walk
  • National Center of Art and Culture - 2.4 mi / 3.9 km
  • Jade Museum - 2.5 mi / 3.9 km
  • National Museum of Costa Rica - 2.5 mi / 4.1 km

Getting around

  • Juan Santamaria Intl. Airport (SJO) - 18 min drive
  • San Jose (SYQ-Tobias Bolanos Intl.) - 8 min drive
  • San Jose Sabana Station - 20 min walk
  • San Jose Contraloria Station - 20 min walk
  • San Jose Cemetery Station - 28 min walk
  • Airport drop-off service

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 68 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 5 floors


  • Check-in time 2 PM-midnight
  • Check-out time is noon
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.
Airport shuttle service is available on request from 4:00 AM to 6:00 PM. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • Up to 2 children stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding

  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Airport drop off from 4:00 AM to 6:00 PM *


  • Free valet parking

Payment types at the property

  • Cash

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Free full breakfast daily
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • 24-hour room service
Things to do
  • 24-hour fitness facilities
  • Casino
Working away
  • Business center
  • Conference space
  • Meeting rooms
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Elevator
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Television in common areas
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to lift
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible meeting spaces/business center
  • Wheelchair-accessible on-site restaurant
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Spanish

In the room

Home comforts
  • Air conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Bathrobes
  • Iron/ironing board
Sleep well
  • Down comforter
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • 32-inch LCD TV
  • Premium TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free newspaper
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Special features


Onsite venue - This restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner.

Palma Real Hotel & Casino , San Jose’s small print

Also known as

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Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit on site.

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; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

For transfers, guests must contact the property 48 hours prior to arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

Optional extras

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of USD 8.00 per person

Airport shuttle service for children costs USD 8.00

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs for Palma Real Hotel & Casino , San Jose

  • Does Palma Real Hotel & Casino offer free cancellation for a full refund?
    Yes, Palma Real Hotel & Casino does have fully refundable rooms available to book on our site, which can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • Is parking offered at Palma Real Hotel & Casino ?
    Yes, there's free self and valet parking.
  • Are pets allowed at Palma Real Hotel & Casino ?
    Sorry, pets aren't allowed, but service animals are welcome.
  • What are the check-in and check-out times at Palma Real Hotel & Casino ?
    You can check in from 2 PM to midnight. Check-out time is noon.
  • Are there restaurants at or near Palma Real Hotel & Casino ?
    Yes, there's an onsite restaurant that serves international cuisine.
  • Is airport shuttle service offered by Palma Real Hotel & Casino ?
    Yes, a shuttle from the hotel to the airport is available from 4:00 AM to 6:00 PM on request. The charge is USD 8.00 per person.
  • Is there an onsite casino at Palma Real Hotel & Casino ?
    Yes, the 538 square-foot casino features 90 slot machines and 7 gaming tables. Bingo is offered.
  • What is there to do near Palma Real Hotel & Casino ?
    Recommended spots to visit include Museum of Costa Rican Art (13-min walk) and Costa Rica National Stadium (Estadio Nacional de Costa Rica) (15-min walk), along with Gold Museum (Museo de Oro) (2.2 mi) and National Theater (2.2 mi).

Recent reviews

Very Good 8.0 From 286 reviews

Exceptional 10.0
Oasis in the city
us1 night family trip
Exceptional 10.0
Great value...
Good location, large rooms very comfortable bed. Nice breakfast.
Radomir, us1 night trip
Exceptional 10.0
Excelent. Will be back
pablo, us8 night family trip
Very Good 8.0
Great location @ La Sabana Park and incl breakfast
Nice clean rooms and good service. Of note was a exceptional included breakfast; quite a spread of regular eggs, omletes, lunchmeats, many pastries, 100% local fruit juices, great yogurt, etc.
us2 night romance trip
Very Good 8.0
Comfortable Room
Overall our stay was okay.. the bed was very comfortable and the room was clean but the bathroom need to be taking care of a little bit more there was a lot of mildew in the shower and there was ants all over the bathroom countertop.. we had was to hold the toilet handle true the entire flushing was very annoying.... Customer service was a A+
us3 night romance trip

Palma Real Hotel & Casino , San Jose

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