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 Real Intercontinental Hotel    

Frente al Centro Comercial Multiplaza
Apdo. Postal 11856-1000
San José, Costa Rica

Tel: (506) 208 2100
Fax: (506) 208 2101

The Real InterContinental Costa Rica Hotel is ideally located in San Jose, Costa Rica, within the exclusive area of Escazu, across from the Multi Plaza Shopping and Entertainment Center.

San José is a fun place where every modern luxury is delivered in a tropical environment. The Real InterContinental Costa Rica Hotel offers 261 elegantly appointed rooms and suites which make this property the ideal location for the medical travel patient.

Our services include the Azulejos Restaurant featuring international cuisine and the Scenario Bar with live music to enjoy a delicious cocktail in the perfect ambiance. Additionally the hotel offers 24 hours gym, a beautiful outdoor swimming pool, beauty parlor, tennis court, sauna and massage treatments for our medical tourism guests.

Near San José you can find numerous touristic places like Valle de Orosí, active volcanoes Irazú and Poás, or if you like the adventure, try canopy or river rafting. Other attractions to visit include the Manuel Antonio National Park, with a wide variety of fauna.

The Real InterContinental Costa Rica recently received in London the World Travel Award 2005 as Central and Latin America´s Leading Conference Hotel.

Real InterContinental Costa Rica Hotel has 261 well-appointed guest rooms including one Presidential Suite and five Junior Suites to accomodate the needs of our health tourism guests. For the executive traveler, there are plenty of specially adapted Business rooms. To enhance guests' comfort we have non smoking rooms in each floor. All our rooms offer an excellent view to the gardens, surrounded by tropical atmosphere. The Real InterContinental Costa Rica Hotel is ideally located in San Jose, Costa Rica, within the exclusive area of Escazu, across from the Multi Plaza Shopping and Entertainment Center.

Fulfilling the highest standards of amenities, the Real InterContinental Costa Rica Hotel's guest rooms offer air conditioning, color TV with cable, radio, two telephones with dual lines and international dialing, voice mail, mini bar, hairdryer and vanity mirrors.

Additional facilities include:

  • Smoke detectors
  • Sprinkler system
  • Vanity mirrors
  • Life safety system
  • Two automatic guest elevators
  • Safety-deposit box
  • Bathroom with bathtub
  • Daily housekeeping service

Guest Room Information

  • 261 rooms
  • 1 Presidential Suite
  • 5 Junior Suites
  • 54 Club Floor Rooms
  • 94 single rooms
  • 56 double rooms
  • 16 connecting rooms
  • 20 Executive Women rooms
  • 15 Business rooms

  Deluxe Room                                            Club Room                                                Junior Ste


Real InterContinental Costa Rica Hotel offers a variety of leisure facilities. The Spa features a well-equipped Fitness Center, spa and swimming pool, together with a beauty salon and hairdresser. An outside tennis court is available.

The Business Center offers a comprehensive range of services for the business executive. The Concierge will be pleased to assist with all leisure requests.

Fitness and Leisure Facilities

The Spa features:

  • Beauty salon and hairdresser
  • Well-equipped Fitness Center and spa
  • Swimming pool
  • Outside Tennis Court  - our floodlit tennis court, with a synthetic surface, is available to guests at no additional cost.

Business Center

  • Services include computers with Internet access, scanners, color copiers and printers, fax, and cell phone rental. Our Receptionist can arrange secretarial services.
  • There are four meeting rooms where five to ten persons can enjoy absolute privacy.


  • Free parking for 450 cars
  • Concierge services
  • Car rental
  • TACA Airlines desk with pre-checking
  • Gift shop
  • Jewelry shop
  • Pets not allowed


A variety of food and beverage options are offered at Real InterContinental Costa Rica Hotel. Mirage Restaurant serves French and Mediterranean cuisine in an intimate atmosphere. Azulejos offers all-day dining and serves international cuisine. Scenarios, the Lobby bar, is the perfect place for any occasion. Bananas Wet Bar, situated next to the pool, is the ideal place to enjoy a wide selection of snacks and drinks. Guests may also choose to relax in the privacy of their own rooms, and dine with 24-hour Room Service.


The Real InterContinental Costa Rica Hotel in San José is surrounded by the magnificent mountains and vegetation of Costa Rica. Located across the largest and most modern shopping mall in the country, only 15 minutes away from the international airport, and just ten minutes from downtown San José. It is very easy traveling from the hotel to the city and the most important business and entertainment centers.

Undoubtedly, Costa Rica is one of the most beautiful countries in Latin America and has a prominent place in ecotourism worldwide. Throughout its territory, you will find a wealth of national parks and protected areas, the most paradisal beaches, majestic volcanoes, rivers, and mountains.

The Real InterContinental Costa Rica Hotel's style and decoration harmoniously combine elegance and good taste and give it a singular touch of freshness and natural beauty. Everything is set to make your stay at Real InterContinental Costa Rica an incomparable experience.

Transfers and Distances

  • Juan Santamaria International Airport - 25 kilometers (16 miles), 15 to 20 minutes' drive
  • Complimentary transportation to the hotel (limited space) is offered at the following times:
  • Hotel to airport - from 5:00, 8:00, 10:00, 14:00, 16:00, 20:00 hours
  • Airport to hotel - from 08:40,10:40,14:40,16:40,20:40 hours
  • A taxi service operates 24 hours a day; fare about US$20.00.

Driving Directions from the Airport

  1. Take the General Cañas highway and head towards downtown San José
  2. At La Uruca make a turn and take the Próspero Fernández highway toward Escazú
  3. Take the first exit after the toll booth

These driving directions are provided as a rough guideline only. Please contact the hotel to verify the location and directions.

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