Since welcoming our first guests in the late 1950s, Hotel Balmoral has been one of San Jose’s favorite accommodations for both local and international visitors. Overlooking the bustling Avenida Central, San José’s most famous boulevard, we offer a warm and relaxing destination for business and vacation travelers. Our mission is to always provide friendly and attentive service, and the best value when it comes to where to stay in Costa Rica.

Enjoy beautifully reinvented rooms and suites, designed to serve as revitalizing urban oases. Savor authentic Costa Rican dishes, international cuisine and drinks in our impressive tropical garden overlooking Central Avenue at our award-winning El Patio del Balmoral restaurant, bar and café. El Patio del Balmoral is a lively gathering place to enjoy delicious food, delicious cocktails, and even free live music. At the Hotel Balmoral, everything you need is always at your fingertips.