Penthouse of Casa Don Tomas, a private getaway.

From $135 / night

San Jose, San Jose, Costa Rica
Penthouse of Casa Don Tomas, a private getaway.
3 bedrooms
6 guests
No min stay

Overview Description


Bedrooms: 3
Bathrooms: 1
Sleeps: 6
Type: Apartment
Per night: $135
Pets allowed: No
Internet: Yes
Description of the San Jose vacation apartment rental
Casa Don Tomas is located in Barrio Otoya, one of the most exclusive neighborhoods of San Jose. Several former Presidents of Costa Rica and other public figures made Barrio Otoya their place of residence in the learly 1900's.

Famous for its '60 architecture, Barrio Otoya together with Barrio Amon and Barrio Dent just a few blocks away are a sample of the San Jose of 50 years ago. The Penthouse Suite of Casa Don Tomas dominates the highlands of San Jose Historical Center. Built in 1940, the house has been restored to its original beauty by his owner Don Tomas de la Ossa.

The three bedrooms Penthouse Apartment Suite of Casa Don Tomas enjoys the serenity of its surroundings: The National Park on the South and the Simon Bolivar National Park on the West.

Surrounded by trees and tropical vegetation. It is gated, fully fenced and landscaped with abundant gardens with hundreds of flowers and thick grass lawn including a wide variety of tropical bougainvillea, amapolo, various palms, plumerias, and flowering tropical plants such as hibiscus, jasmine, heliconias, bromelias, tabacones and more.

Dozens of varieties of birds, multicolored butterflies, squirrels, and parakeets are just a few of the creatures you may see and hear right from your terrace. 'it feels like you are out in the mountains when in reality you are just a few minutes away from downtown San Jose' commented a guest.

Casa Don Tomas is located in a very safe and secure area of San Jose. The house has a 24 hour security monitoring system. This three bedrooms, one large bathroom Penthouse Suite accommodates comfortably 3 single guests or 3 couples. The master bedroom is furnished with a queen size bed, the other two bedrooms with a double bed each. In order to maintain quality standards no more than three single guests or three couples will be allowed to register in the penthouse.

From Casa Don Tomas, you can easily walk to San Jose's main tourist attractions: The National Museum, The House of Congress, The Electoral College Building, The Foreign Relations Ministry, Democracy Square, The National Theater, Cultural Plaza, The Gold and Jade Museums and the Central Market. Fine restaurants, souvenir shops; fitness centers, movie houses and theaters.

Spanish students: The University of Costa Rica Campus, Costa Rica Language Academy (CRLA), Forester Language Institute and INTENSA Language Center are some of the learning institutions within walking distance of the Penthouse. The Penthouse has been home away from home to many Spanish language teachers and students.

Dental work and cosmetic surgery patients: Costa Rica's highly professional medical and dental services and the very affordable cost of both are some of the reasons many people travel and stay in San Jose during their treatment. The Penthouse strategic location and easy access to most dental and esthetics's clinics, together with the serenity and tranquility of its surroundings are an invitation to a fast recovery. Both dental and cosmetic surgery candidates may be eligible for a rental discount, please check with us.

For the young at heart looking for an evening of excitement, within walking distance from the Penthouse you can find several popular night clubs, bars, discotheques, music and entertainment. The Sportsmen Lodge is only two blocks away, just around the corner, Hotel Del Rey, New Fantasy Night Club, Zona Blue Night Club, are all just blocks away. The Penthouse Casa Don Tomas is the ideal location in town! Drop us a line!

Please take time to read the reviews and comments of former guests of the Penthouse of Casa Don Tomas. I think you'll agree with me that there is more to this place than just a room to spend the night. Your advance deposit payment is the first step to guarantee your dates. I would like the opportunity to match or better the price of similar accommodation and services quotes you might be considering at this time. Get back to me and let's talk !

It will be an honor and a pleasure to be your host during your next visit to San Jose.

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Tomas de la Ossa

Area Information
North and west of the Jade Museum in downtown San Jose, lies this pleasant, historic neighborhood, home to a cluster of cafetalero (coffee grower) mansions constructed during the late 19th and early 20th centuries. In recent years, many of the area's historic buildings have been converted into hotels, restaurants and offices, making this a popular district for an architectural stroll. You'll find everything from art-deco concrete manses to brightly painted tropical Victorian structures in various states of upkeep. It is a key arts center.

The Penthouse Suite of Casa Don Tomas dominates the highlands of San Jose Historical Center. Built in 1940, the house has been restored to its original beauty by his owner Don Tomas de la Ossa

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