Overview of The Palm House Inn

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3.7/5 Good
67 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.2/5 for cleanliness.


  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Pet Friendly
  • Air conditioning


Explore the area

Popular LocationCentral Park5 min walk
Popular LocationMercado Central6 min walk
Popular LocationSan Jose Cathedral7 min walk
AirportSan Jose (SJO-Juan Santamaria Intl.)33 min drive

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  • Double Room, Terrace

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
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  • Triple Room, Accessible

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    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 Double Bed and 1 Single Bed
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  • Comfort Quadruple Room

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Double Beds
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  • Standard Triple Room

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 Single Bed and 1 Double Bed
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  • Standard Quadruple Room

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Double Beds
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  • Standard Double Room (con AC)

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
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  • Traditional Double Room (A/C)

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    • Sleeps 2
    • 2 Single Beds
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  • Economy Double Room Single Use

    Room amenities

    • 193 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 2 Single Beds
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About this area

San Jose

Near a train station, The Palm House Inn is in an area with good shopping. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Parque Nacional, while National Theater and Gold Museum (Museo de Oro) are cultural highlights. Don't miss out on a visit to Spirogyra Butterfly Garden. Our guests appreciate the hotel's central location.

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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Central Park - 5 min walk
  • Mercado Central - 6 min walk
  • San Jose Cathedral - 7 min walk
  • National Theater - 9 min walk
  • Gold Museum (Museo de Oro) - 11 min walk

Getting around

  • San Jose Pacific Station - 9 min walk
  • San Jose (SJO-Juan Santamaria Intl.) - 33 min drive

About this property

The Palm House Inn

3-star San Jose hotel in Dolorosa, near Mercado Central
A restaurant, coffee/tea in a common area and laundry facilities are available at this smoke-free hotel. Free continental breakfast and free WiFi in public areas are also provided. Additionally, a 24-hour front desk, tour/ticket assistance and a garden are on-site. All 16 rooms offer complimentary wireless Internet access, TVs with cable channels, and free local calls. Guests will also find safes and showers.
The Palm House Inn offers 16 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with a safe. Cable televisions are provided. Bathrooms include a shower.
Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include telephones along with free local calls (restrictions may apply). Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

Property amenities


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

No on-site parking available
24-hour drop-off airport shuttle (surcharge)
Local area shuttle (surcharge)

Food and drink

Free continental breakfast available daily 6 AM–9 AM
1 restaurant
Coffee/tea in a common area

Family friendly

Laundry facilities



Guest services

24-hour front desk
Daily housekeeping
Laundry facilities
Luggage storage
Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken





If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
Wheelchair-accessible path of travel


Smoke-free property

Room amenities


Air conditioning




TV channels


Free local calls



Check-in between 2 PM and 5:30 AM
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before noon

Special check-in instructions

24-hour airport shuttle service is available
Fees may apply; contact the property in advance to get details


Pets are allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types at the property

Diners Club
JCB International

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 30 per room

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
  • No on-site parking is available.

Property is also known as

Palm House Inn San Jose
Palm House Inn
Palm House San Jose
The Palm House Hotel San Jose
The Palm House Inn Hotel
The Palm House Inn San Jose
The Palm House Inn Hotel San Jose

Frequently asked questions

Is The Palm House Inn pet-friendly?
Yes, pets are allowed at this property.
How much is parking at The Palm House Inn?
The Palm House Inn doesn't offer parking.
What time is check-in at The Palm House Inn?
Check-in is from 2 PM to 5:30 AM.
What time is check-out at this hotel?
Checkout is at noon.
Does this hotel provide a shuttle to the airport?
Yes, there's a shuttle from the hotel to the airport. A fee of USD 30 per room applies.
Where is this property located?
Located in Dolorosa, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Mercado Central and National Theater. Gold Museum (Museo de Oro) and Jade Museum are also within 1 mi (2 km). San Jose Pacific Station is 9 minutes by foot and San Jose Procuradiria Museum Station is 14 minutes.

Guest reviews

5 - Excellent
4 - Good
3 - Okay
2 - Mediocre
1 - Poor
Service and Staff
Property condition

5/5 Excellent

    This traveller didn’t leave comments with their review
    Stayed 6 nights in Jul 2019

    5/5 Excellent

      This traveller didn’t leave comments with their review
      Stayed 9 nights in Jun 2019

      4/5 Good

      • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities

      Quaint spot For a quick stay in The city. Taft was friendly and helpful. Would recommend

      Stayed 1 night in Mar 2019

      5/5 Excellent

      • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities

      Super hot shower safe neighborhood and convenient to all downtown points of interests

      Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2019

      5/5 Excellent

      • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

      Stayed 1 night in Feb 2019