About this listing
Our comfortable studio apt is centrally located on a quiet street in historical district of San Jose, Costa Rica. It has separate private entrance as well access to our tropical patio/garden.
This spacious apartment is centrally located just north of downtown San Jose, in the city’s historical district Barrio Otoya known for its old colonial style buildings and beautiful mansions. Barrio Otoya and Amon were during their prime time the richest neighborhoods in San Jose where most of the elite used to live. Today many of the coffee baron mansions here have been converted into quaint hotels, restaurants, cafés, art galleries, antique shops, boutiques, intimate bed and breakfasts and offices. With its close proximity to downtown San Jose, these two areas are quite popular among the well-informed tourists.
Apartment has separate private entrance and is secured by an alarm system.
It has eat-in full kitchen, large room (accommodating one queen size bed and sofa bed as well sitting area) and full size bathroom.
Cable TV, wireless Internet, and safety box are included in price. Phone calls to US and Canada are free. Apartment has an access to the house private patio/garden through a separate gate.
For our customers traveling outside San Jose we provide free luggage storage.
Access to patio and laundry room.
Guests, which stay longer than 7 nights in Apartment, have an access to laundry room (washer and dryer) once a week free of charge for the first load.
We charge $8 for an additional load.
The laundry can be done on any day of a week from 8 am to 5 pm.
For our guests who stay less then one week with us the charge is $8 per load.
Interaction with Guests
I live in adjacent house so the there is no communication issue.
1. If you have friends in San Jose you may invite them as many times as you can bare, under condition that other house rules are fully respected.
However, we charge additional $10 for each "extra guest" who stays overnight. If you decide to have that person to stay with you, one, two, or more nights simply let me know in advance and pay the additional $10 per night charge.
2. No smoking in the apartment.
3. No parties with loud music, alcohol, or illegal drugs allowed on promises.
4. It is your responsibilities to keep in clean condition your kitchen, bedroom and bathroom.
5. No compliance with the above rules may lead to immediate removal from the apartment without any compensation.
About the Host, Peter
I am retired and live in San Jose, Costa Rica.
For 15 years I was running a small hotel here in San Jose.
Six years ago I sold the hotel to fully retire with my two dogs - Mona and Rex.