Taormina Hotel and Casino

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Deluxe Double Room, 2 Queen Beds | Minibar, in-room safe, desk, free WiFi
Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed | Minibar, in-room safe, desk, free WiFi
Minibar, in-room safe, desk, free WiFi
Premium Room, 1 King Bed | Minibar, in-room safe, desk, free WiFi

Overview of Taormina Hotel and Casino

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Taormina Hotel and Casino

3.5 star property
3.5-star hotel in San José with casino and restaurant

8,6/10 Fabulous

643 verified Hotels.com guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Airport transfer
  • Non-smoking
  • Air conditioning
  • Casino
Map
Avenida 11, Calle 3 Bis, Barrio Amón, San José
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Casino
  • Restaurant and bar/lounge
  • Breakfast available
  • Room service
  • Spa services
  • Massage/treatment rooms
  • Business center
  • Airport shuttle
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Laundry service
  • Self-serve laundry
For families
  • Private bathroom
  • Television
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry facilities
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Elevator

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About this area

What's nearby

  • In Amón
  • Sabana Park - 12 min drive
  • National Stadium of Costa Rica - 16 min drive
  • Multiplaza Mall Escazu - 21 min drive

Getting around

  • San José (SYQ-Tobías Bolaños Intl.) - 24 min drive
  • Juan Santamaria Intl. Airport (SJO) - 31 min drive
  • San Jose Atlantic Station - 13 min walk
  • San Jose Procuradiria Museum Station - 15 min walk
  • San Jose Fercori Station - 15 min walk
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

About this property

Taormina Hotel and Casino

3.5-star hotel in the heart of Amón
A casino, a roundtrip airport shuttle, and dry cleaning/laundry services are just a few of the amenities provided at Taormina Hotel and Casino. For those looking to try their luck, this hotel boasts 6 casino gaming tables, 55 slot machines, and a casino VIP room. Treat yourself to spa services, such as a detox wrap, a hot stone massage, or a body treatment. The onsite restaurant, Il Gattopardo, features Italian cuisine. Stay connected with free in-room WiFi, and guests can find other amenities such as a bar and a business center.
Other perks include:
  • Free self parking and valet parking
  • Continental breakfast (surcharge), a ballroom, and meeting rooms
  • An elevator, tour/ticket assistance, and multilingual staff
  • Guest reviews give top marks for the location
Room features
All guestrooms at Taormina Hotel and Casino boast perks such as air conditioning, in addition to amenities like free WiFi and safes. Guests reviews give good marks for the clean rooms at the property.
Other conveniences in all rooms include:
  • Bathrooms with showers and free toiletries
  • Flat-screen TVs with cable channels
  • Coffee/tea makers, daily housekeeping, and desks

Languages

English, Spanish

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 48 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place
Contactless room service is available

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitizer provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 87 rooms
  • Arranged over 4 floors

Arriving/Leaving

  • Check-in time from 2 PM - 11 PM
  • Minimum check-in age - 18
  • Check-out time is noon

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply); guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
  • This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Children

  • Children (18 years old and younger) not allowed
  • No cribs (infant beds)

Pets

  • Pets not allowed
  • Service animals welcome

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms

Parking

  • Free onsite self parking
  • Free onsite valet parking

Transfers

  • Airport shuttle on request (available 24 hours)*

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Continental breakfast (surcharge) each morning 5:00 AM–10:00 AM
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Room service (limited hours)

Working away

  • Business center
  • Meeting rooms

Services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff

Facilities

  • Casino
  • Spa services
  • 6 casino gaming tables
  • 55 casino slot machines
  • Casino VIP room
  • Massage/treatment rooms

Accessibility

  • Elevator
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • Flat-screen television
  • Cable TV channels

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker

Sleep well

  • Bed sheets provided

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone

More

  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Special features

Spa

Guests can pamper themselves by indulging in the onsite spa services. There are massage/treatment rooms and couples treatment room(s). Services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, sports massages, and facials. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy and reflexology.

Dining

Il Gattopardo - This restaurant specializes in Italian cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Fees & policies

Optional extras

  • Continental breakfast is offered for an extra charge of USD 10 per person (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of USD 30 per vehicle (one-way, maximum occupancy 4)

Renovations and closures

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from January 1 2022 to September 1 2022 (dates subject to change):
  • Dining venue(s)

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; contactless room service is available; masks are required in public areas.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

Enhanced food service safety measures are in place.

Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and also through room service.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 48 hours between bookings.

This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global).

Policies

Some facilities may have restricted access. Guests can contact the property for details using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a first aid kit on site.

This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash.

Also known as

Gioconda House
Gioconda House B&B
Gioconda House B&B San Jose
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Frequently asked questions

Does Taormina Hotel and Casino offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Taormina Hotel and Casino does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
How much does it cost to stay at Taormina Hotel and Casino?
As of 29 September 2022, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Taormina Hotel and Casino on 30 September 2022 start from R2 420, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Taormina Hotel and Casino?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, social distancing measures are in place, and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Are pets allowed at Taormina Hotel and Casino?
Sorry, pets aren't allowed, but service animals are welcome.
Is parking offered on site at Taormina Hotel and Casino?
Yes, there's free self and valet parking.
Is airport shuttle service offered by Taormina Hotel and Casino?
Yes, an airport shuttle is available. The charge is USD 30 per vehicle one-way.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Taormina Hotel and Casino?
You can check in from 2 PM - 11 PM. Check-out time is noon. Contactless check-in and check-out are available.
Is there an onsite casino at Taormina Hotel and Casino?
Yes, the 1292 square-foot casino features 55 slot machines and 6 gaming tables.
What is there to do at Taormina Hotel and Casino and nearby?
Taormina Hotel and Casino has a casino and spa services.
Are there restaurants at or near Taormina Hotel and Casino?
Yes, Il Gattopardo offers Italian cuisine. The dining venue will be unavailable from January 1 2022 to September 1 2022 (dates subject to change). Nearby restaurants include La Estancia Argentina (3-min walk), El Cafe Rojo (4-min walk), and Restaurante y Bar Criollita (5-min walk).
What's the area around Taormina Hotel and Casino like?
Taormina Hotel and Casino is in Amón, a short 4-minute walk from Morazan Park and 7 minutes' walk from Parque Espana. Travelers love the hotel's prime location.

Overall score and ratings

8,6

Fabulous

8,9/10

Cleanliness

8,9/10

Staff & service

8,3/10

Amenities

8,5/10

Property conditions & facilities

8,5/10

Eco-friendliness

10/10 Exceptional

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A nice, clean modern hotel, with and amazing Casino. Restaurant has reasonable prices and good food, and people are friendly. No problem if you don't speak Spanish, most people who work here speak English.
Bruce, 1-night trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

8/10 Very good

I asked for double beds got 1 king. No big deal though
Bobby Nathaniel, 3-night trip with friends
Verified CheapTickets guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Ed, 2-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review

6/10 Good

John, 1-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Hotel Toramina is very nice place. Very helpful staff. Everything is in walking distance. Room is very nice and clean.
Vijubhai K, 7-night trip with friends
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Ok
Adalberto, 4-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review

8/10 Very good

I was happy to meet the owner on the elevator, Louis. He said he will help me with a double billing I incured because of a front desk person name Michel. I have brought many clients to the Taromina and stop after I was double charged.
John, 3-night romance trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Siuleung, 7-night trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

8/10 Very good

Zeki, 1-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review

6/10 Good

Arturo, 1-night trip
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