Location and Driving Directions
Hotel Don Carlos is located in the heart of San Jose in the elegant Barrio Amon surrounded by beautiful Victorian style houses that are over 100 years old. Driving from Juan Santamaria International Airport to Hotel Don Carlos is pretty simple. You need to turn right when exiting the airport and follow the main highway for 11 miles (18 km). When you get to the first traffic lights that means that the highway has ended, this is San Jose. At the second set of traffic lights you will make a left (East) turn onto Paseo Colon. Drive through Paseo Colon for about 1 km or 8 traffic lights and take a right and the next left. You will see a gas station and a park in front of it; this is where Avenida Segunda (Second Avenue) begins. You will continue on Avenida Segunda for about 9 blocks. As soon as you pass the National Theatre take left onto Calle 5 (5th Street). Continue straight for 4 blocks. At the 4th traffic light make a right hand turn onto Avenida 7. Continue up Avenida 7 for 2 blocks. At the 2nd traffic light make a left hand turn onto Calle 9, Hotel Don Carlos is on the next corner.