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    Hotel Buena Vista

    | 9 km north from Juan Santa María International Airport, road to National Park Póas Volcano, Pilas, Alajuela 4050, Costa Rica
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    Room & Suite (93)
    Pool & Beach (30)
    Overview
    • Excellent57%
    • Very good32%
    • Average8%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “central valley” (47 reviews)
    “san jose” (136 reviews)
    “poas volcano” (43 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Free Airport Transportation
    Room Service
    Suites
    Bar/Lounge
    Concierge
    Wheelchair Access
    Dry Cleaning
    Shuttle Bus Service
    Private Balcony
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 3 March 2013

    Visited this hotel for the second time in February 2013. We knew the place from our first visit to Costa Rica, in 2008, and although the hotel did not feature in the brochure of our travel agent any longer, we insisted on staying here for...More

    Thank Wings47
    Reviewed 1 March 2013

    This hotel is in an out of the way location in a neighborhood high up in the hill. The view at night is an interesting perspective of San Jose and worth the trip to see. We stayed in a villa which was very nice and...More

    Thank blnk
    Response from BuenaVistaAlajuela, Owner at Hotel Buena VistaResponded 6 March 2013

    It seems this guest was happy with his experience with us but I would like to take issue with several of his/her comments. This author, while well intentioned, is wrong in his comment that our swimming pool pictures are airbrushed "more than the sports illustrated...More

    Reviewed 1 March 2013

    Our family of three stayed for three nights on our arrival to Costa Rica in mid-January. It was a great way to begin our vacation – a driver was waiting for us right outside of the baggage area and upon arrival at the hotel, the...More

    1  Thank JBandToofey
    Reviewed 8 February 2013

    Up the mountain in Alajuela, this hotel offers all the comforts one could ask for after traveling long distance or prior to catching a flight from San Jose early in the day. 20 minutes from the airport, they even have their own shuttle bus service...More

    1  Thank d00zy
    Reviewed 7 February 2013

    We stayed at this hotel on our last night in Costa Rica to be close to the airport as so many others do. We wished we stayed longer. We stayed in one of the villas (#1) and it was so worth it. After a 3...More

    Thank organicnancy
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    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Concierge
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Outdoor pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$118 - US$245 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
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    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 30
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    • Location
    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Alajuela >
    • Alajuela >
    • Pilas
    • Also Known As
    • Buena Vista Hotel ,
    • Buena Vista Alajuela
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    Traveller (359)
    Room & Suite (93)
    Pool & Beach (30)
    Dining (18)
    Hotel & Grounds (205)
    Bathroom (17)
    Family and Play Areas (8)
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    Ian L
    2 June 2017|
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    Response from Lori C | Reviewed this property |
    The staff were wonderful about picking us up at the airport at no additional cost. They also offer all sorts of excursions at very reasonable prices. Poaz is usually a 6 hour tour and costs approximately $120.00 for 2... More
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    David19480
    23 September 2016|
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    Response from jmascia5 | Reviewed this property |
    No charge for airport shuttle... It is free. Great deal! Great little boutique hotel. You will like it.
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    BAKERM007
    7 September 2016|
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    Response from BuenaVistaAlajuela | Property representative |
    Thank you for your question, we have some smoke outside area where you you are alowed
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    "We had Villa #1 which overlooked the roof of a few other villas, but we had no one on any side of us. It was..."
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    "Take the coffee tour on the grounds. Lovely to see all the plants"
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    "The halls can echo a bit and rooms near the swimming pool could be loud if the pool is crowded."
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    "Request Rm #10"
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