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Sportsmens Lodge
Sportsmens Lodge
Sportsmens Lodge
Sportsmens Lodge
Sportsmens Lodge
Sportsmens Lodge
Sportsmens Lodge

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198 reviews

198 reviews

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Very good

Location rating score

Very good location
Exceptional for walking
Walkable places
Zoológico Nacional Simón Bolívar

150 m

Tienda eNe

160 m

Museo de Jade

180 m

Annemarie's Boutique

210 m

Spirogyra Jardín de Mariposas

290 m

Closest landmarks
Rafael Angel Calderon Guardia Hospital

340 m

Museo Dr. Rafael Calderon Guardia

440 m

Central Bank (Banco Central)

490 m

Jade Museum

510 m

El Túnel de Tiempo Disco

530 m

Sportsmens Lodge

Calle 13, casa 949 (entre Av. 9 y Av.11), Carmen, San Jose, Costa Rica, 10101 - See map

Conveniently situated in the Carmen part of San Jose, this property puts you close to attractions and interesting dining options. This 4-star property is packed with in-house facilities to improve the quality and joy of your stay.


Check-in/out [private]

Airport transport

Complimentary WIFi in all rooms

Currency conversion service


Everything you need for a rejuvenating retreat for both body and spirit.
Spa & Beauty
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Workout and Leisure
Exercise area


Transport to airport

Bicycle rental

Valet parking

Shuttle service

Exercise area


Complimentary WIFi in all rooms

Luggage storage

Value for money7,8
Location rating7,8
Nearest airportTobías Bolaños International Airport (SYQ)
Distance to airport7,6 km

Rooms available at Sportsmens Lodge

Penthouse Apartment
  • Room size: 84 m²/904 ft²
  • Outdoor view
  • 1 queen bed & 1 sofa bed & ...
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  • Room size: 23 m²/248 ft²
  • Shower and bathtub
  • 1 king bed
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Deluxe King Room
  • Room size: 14 m²/151 ft²
  • Shower and bathtub
  • 1 king bed
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Standard Queen Room
  • Shower
  • 1 queen bed
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Standard King Room
  • Room size: 150 m²/1615 ft²
  • Shower
  • 1 king bed
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Frequently asked questions

What time is check-in and check-out at Sportsmens Lodge?

Check-in is from 02:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM. You may request early check-in or late check-out during booking, subject to availability. Guests checking in or out before or after the designated periods may be charged an additional fee. The hotel offers luggage storage to guests for before check-in and after check-out.

How do I get to Sportsmens Lodge?

Sportsmens Lodge is easy to access from the airport. In fact, you can even book your airport transfer in advance for greater peace of mind. Just use the "Let us know what you need" section of the booking page to let the hotel know you want to book a ride, and they will contact you via the Agoda messaging service. A stay at Sportsmens Lodge also comes with easy access to the neighborhoods around the hotel through the convenient shuttle service offered at the hotel. For those who wish to drive their own cars, Sportsmens Lodge has a car park available for guests. Parking is free for guests. Parking options include a full-service valet for total ease. If you're looking for an easy way to get around San Jose with private transportation, the hotel can arrange car rental for you.

What is the smoking policy at Sportsmens Lodge?

Sportsmens Lodge does not permit smoking in any of its rooms or indoor areas.

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What people love about Sportsmens Lodge

  • 7.2

    Very good

    "Will stay again."



    3 November 2021

  • 8.4


    "Restaurant &: facility are clean to American standards."



    19 May 2021

  • 10


    "Downtown Food was excellent I had no need to go elsewhere for meals Parks , and downtown in walking distance Beautiful woman visit the bar , and Lobby."



    14 May 2021

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Review score
198 reviews
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More about Sportsmens Lodge

More about Sportsmens Lodge

Located in San José, 1.7 km from National Theatre of Costa Rica, Sportsmens Lodge provides accommodation with a restaurant, free private parking, a fitness centre and a bar. Featuring a garden, the 4-star hotel has air-conditioned rooms with free WiFi. The accommodation features room service, a shared lounge and currency exchange for guests. At the hotel, each room is equipped with a wardrobe, a flat-screen TV, a private bathroom, bed linen and towels. A safety deposit box is available to all guests, while some rooms are equipped with a Blu-ray player. Guest rooms will provide guests with a fridge. Sportsmens Lodge offers a continental or buffet breakfast. You can play billiards at the accommodation, and bike hire and car hire are available. A business centre and vending machines with drinks are available on site at Sportsmens Lodge. Popular points of interest near the hotel include Jade Museum, Pre-Colombian Gold Museum and Costa Rica National Museum. The nearest airport is Tobías Bolaños International, 10 km from Sportsmens Lodge, and the property offers a paid airport shuttle service.

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Amenities and facilities
Very good


Languages spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Internet access

  • Complimentary WIFi in all rooms
  • Internet services
  • Wi-Fi in public areas

Things to do, ways to relax

  • Billiards
  • Exercise area
  • Fishing
  • Game room
  • Garden
  • Massage
  • Nightclub
  • On-site entertainment
  • Sauna
  • Spa
  • Steam room
  • Tours

Cleanliness and safety

  • Breakfast in room

Dining, drinking, and snacking

  • Alternative meal arrangement
  • Bar
  • Happy hour
  • Restaurants
  • Room service
  • Vending machine

Services and conveniences

  • Air conditioning in public area
  • Concierge
  • Currency conversion service
  • Daily cleaning
  • Disabled facilities
  • Dry cleaning
  • Elevator
  • Grooming service
  • Ironing service
  • Laundry service
  • Luggage storage
  • Meeting/banquet facilities
  • Safety deposit boxes
  • Smoke-free property
  • Smoking area

Land sports

  • Golf course (within 3 km)


  • Adult-only property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • CCTV outside property
  • Check-in/out [private]
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Pets allowed
  • Safety/security feature
  • Security [24-hour]
  • Smoke alarms

Getting around

  • Car park [free of charge]
  • Rental car
  • Shuttle service
  • Transport to airport
  • Valet parking

Sports equipment rental

  • Bicycle rental

Available in all rooms

  • A/C
  • Accessible by stairs
  • Alarm clock
  • Closet
  • Clothes rack
  • Coffee/tea machine
  • Complimentary drinking water
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Hair dryer
  • Linens
  • Lock box in room
  • Mini bar
  • Phone
  • Private bathroom
  • Radio
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite/cable channels
  • Shower
  • Smoke alarm
  • Tile/marble flooring
  • Toiletries
  • Towels
  • Wake up call
  • Wine glasses
Food and dining
Restaurants on site


  • Cuisine: American
  • Menu: Buffet
Calle 13, casa 949 (entre Av. 9 y Av.11), Carmen, San Jose, Costa Rica, 10101
Very good



  • Tobías Bolaños International Airport (SYQ)
    7,6 km
  • Juan Santamaría International Airport (SJO)
    15,9 km

Hospital or clinic

  • Rafael Angel Calderon Guardia Hospital
    340 m

Convenience store

  • Musmanni Mini Super
    440 m

Cash withdrawal

  • ATM
    390 m
Distances shown are straight-line distances on the map. Actual travel distances may vary.
Property policies
Children and extra beds

Extra beds vary by room. Please check each room's capacity for details.

Minimum age of guests is: 18 year(s).

  • When booking 6 or more rooms, special policies may apply.
Some helpful facts


  • Check-in from14:00
  • Check-out until12:00

Reviews of Sportsmens Lodge from real guests

Provided by verified guests of Agoda
Very good
Value for money7,8
High score for San Jose
9+ Exceptional (1)
8-9 Excellent (2)
7-8 Very Good (2)
6-7 Good (0)
<6 Below Expectation (0)
Time of the year
Mar - May (2)
Jun - Aug (0)
Sep - Nov (2)
Dec - Feb (1)
All guests (13)
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Very good
Cristiano from United States
Solo traveler
Deluxe King Room
Stayed 2 nights in September 2021

good stay”

will stay again.

Reviewed November 03, 2021

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James from United States
Solo traveler
Standard King Room
Stayed 4 nights in October 2021


4 of my best days in years

Reviewed October 19, 2021

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George from United States
Solo traveler
Standard Queen Room
Stayed 3 nights in May 2021

Excellent for solo traveller”

Expat owner caters to an older retired solo traveller. Restaurant &: facility are clean to American standards. Can invite your date to share without any chica guest fee.

Reviewed May 19, 2021

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William from United States
Solo traveler
Deluxe King Room
Stayed 1 night in April 2021

Single Gents this is your place”

Downtown Food was excellent I had no need to go elsewhere for meals Parks , and downtown in walking distance Beautiful woman visit the bar , and Lobby. Ideal base for single men to visit San Jose. I will definitely be back .

Reviewed May 15, 2021

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Very good
John from United States
Solo traveler
Standard Queen Room
Stayed 1 night in January 2019

Women were Amazing there 💋”

Bathroom needed updating, poor maintainence

Reviewed January 23, 2019

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