The Gran Hotel Costa Rica – A National Landmark
Located in the heart of San Jose near national monuments and squares, the Gran Hotel Costa Rica is just a few steps away from the cultural landmarks and entertainment venues. The hotel was recently renovated by Hilton Worldwide and is now part of their high end “Curio Collection”.
In November 1928, the Congress of the Republic of Costa Rica enacted a law which leads to the construction of the Gran Hotel Costa Rica. Years later, the magnificent building was named a National Landmark – the only hotel in Costa Rica named as one! Not only was the Gran Hotel Costa Rica the first major hotel in the country, it is also famous for being an important architectural masterpiece. You should definitely consider the Gran Hotel for your vacation in Costa Rica.
Centrally Located – Close to all the Attractions
Presently, the Gran Hotel Costa Rica offers easy access to many attractions. You will find museums, parks and other areas of interest. You may want to take a day trip or city tour of San Jose. Furthermore, the luxurious hotel is close to the National Theatre, the Gold and Jade Museum, Braulio Carrillo National Park, and Poás Volcano! You are within walking distance and short day trips of everything!
Gran Hotel is one of San Jose’s jewels with a graceful mixture of historic architecture and contemporary style. Its complete renewed rooms, lobby, and restaurant will set this property apart from other metropolitan hotels. Experience the luxury, state-of-the-art guest rooms with sophisticated furnishing, upgraded amenities, and the most up-to-date technology.
Dining Choices – Something for everybody
Enjoy local flavors incorporated in international cuisine at their Cultura5 restaurant. Typical for Curio collection hotels you will find innovative recipes all made of the freshest ingredients. Begin your day right with a nutritious breakfast or a hearty bite. Sip on a good cup of coffee or enjoy pre-dinner drinks in their beautifully renovated hotel lounge. Whether you are coming for a business affaire or just want to enjoy the luxury of the Gran Hotel, you will find what you are seeking for!
Part of Hilton’s luxurious Curio Collection
This unique property is the latest edition of Hilton’s Curio Collection, a brand that features unique and historic buildings like the Gran Hotel Costa Rica. The Gran Hotel was recently going through a complete transformation to bring it to the next level of sophistication and comfort. However, the old world charm and history are still very present in the hotel’s atmosphere. This beautiful getaway in the midst of the bustling city San José will surely make your stay unforgettable at this historic retreat.