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A room with a “Golden View”… Our Vista de Oro Suite

Vista de Oro Suite is our siganture suite, reached by a private staircase, the Vista de Oro lives up to its name commanding a breathtaking view of the Central Valley skyline. The suite reflects the turn of the century style … Continue reading

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Have you ever been on a walking tour?

Definitely the best way to see a city is by walking and San José offers one of the best walking tour experiences. Stacey, an American who has been living in Costa Rica for several years, will show you San José … Continue reading

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Originally a living room – Now our signature Garden Suite

If you have had the opportunity to stay in our signature Garden Suite you will recognize the room in this photo: The room where our Garden Suite is now used to be the living room of the original house and … Continue reading

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A day in the life of a Josefino….A Visit to the Central Market.

To experience daily life of San Jose, you have to visit the Mercado Central, which is one of the most representative places of old San Jose and an icon in Costa Rican Culture. This market is visited by over 20 … Continue reading

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Green Season Specials

Are you planning a visit to Costa Rica? Take advantage of our green season specials and stay in a luxury hotel in San José: The Grano de Oro. Converted from a Tropical Victorian mansion our hotel maintains the warmth and comfort … Continue reading

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About us…Hotel Grano de Oro, San Jose, Costa Rica

The Grano de Oro is a boutique hotel located in San José, Costa Rica, just 20 minutes from the international airport and 10 minutes from the domestic airport, it is ideally located for exploring San José and all its attractions, … Continue reading

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Did you know the Grano de Oro when…

In December of 2011 our hotel celebrated it´s 20 year anniversary!  It was 21 years ago that a Canadian couple who frequented Costa Rica as tourists, decided to venture in to the hotel industry.  They saw what San Jose had … Continue reading

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