El Hipocampo de Oro B& B

Staying in the Hipocampo de Oro Bed and Breakfast is the best option for those who look for rest, privacy, comfort, security, elegance, personalized attention. Designed especially for people who study, work and have curiosity of discovering the natural and cultural beauties of San José's surroundings and the whole country.

Located in a residential neighborhood, La Guaria in Moravia, 5 kilometers away to the northeast of downtown in San José; near attractions and services like: Hospital Clínica Católica, churches, restaurants, crafts, banks, mail, transports and the University of Costa Rica. 

Very close and with an additional minimum cost, our guests have access to a Country Club with tennis courts, 3 pools, beautiful green areas and sauna. 

With 10 years of experience, we have achieved an incomparable combination among reasonable price and excellent service.  All the services offered in an atmosphere of cordial hospitality in English, Spanish, Italian and French.

The Hipocampo de Oro Bed and Breakfast is managed under a focus of sustainable environmental vision.



We offer a special -individual homestay, in a safe, clean, elegant and friendly living environment. With your own private furnished room with private bathroom, and study area, wireles internet. To ensure you will have a comfortable and enjoyable stay knowing the real Costa Rica culture.



B&B El Hipocampo de Oro, is certified in Sustainable Tourism under the CST brand and we have decided to take this spet because of the importance that we place on sustainable practices in our business. We believe that these practices are part of the value we provide to our communities and our clients.

Contact Us

  • Address:

    El Hipocampo de Oro Bed & Breakfast
    San José, Moravia, Barrio la Guaria 
    Costa Rica

  • Telephone: +506 2241-0226
  • Fax: +506 2236-6241
  • Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
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