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Xandari Resort & Spa

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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good18%
  • Average3%
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  • Terrible1%
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“hiking trails”(33 reviews)
“central valley”(98 reviews)
“infinity pool”(20 reviews)
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Reviewed 25 March 2015

We stayed here at the beginning and end of our three-generation trip to Costa Rica. It's set on top of a hill overlooking Alajuela and the surrounding valley. We stayed in the Ultra Villas, which were just stunning: innovative architecture, beautiful views, comfortably appointed. The...More

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Response from XGerente, Manager at Xandari Resort & SpaResponded 28 March 2015

Dear jallibunn traveler, thank you very much for the time that you have spent in sharing with us your experience at our hotel. We are glad to hear you enjoyed the beauty of the grounds, architecture style, views and food. Sorry to hear about the...More

Reviewed 24 March 2015

In 2010 we ended Costa Rican family vacation at the Xandari. We enjoyed the entire property, from the paths, landscaping, pools, good food and excellent massages. The villas were a pleasant surprise, they were spacious with fabulous views of the valley. Those memories are why...More

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Response from XGerente, Manager at Xandari Resort & SpaResponded 28 March 2015

Dear Tippiehall traveler, Thank you very much for sharing with us your comments, we do appreciate your time .On behalf of all of our staff it is a real pleasure for us to have the opportunity to host you and to be able to have...More

Reviewed 20 March 2015

This is our second trip to Costa Rica and our third hotel within a short commuting distance from the airport, but this is the one which we will not return to as the other two we have tried suit our needs far better. The grounds...More

Thank Irene P
Response from XGerente, Manager at Xandari Resort & SpaResponded 22 March 2015

Dear Irene P traveler, We are very sorry Xandari did not live up to your expectations but we are glad you appreciated our food, grounds and views. We will follow up with your highlights in order to make a better performance, each and every day...More

Reviewed 20 March 2015

This was first experience of Costa Rica, we opted to stay near San Hose Airport for two nights before starting our tour. This was an excellent decision and choice of venue. We arrived quite late but had a splendid welcome, which set the tone for...More

Thank John6550
Response from XGerente, Manager at Xandari Resort & SpaResponded 22 March 2015

Dear John6550 traveler, Thank you for sharing these comments about your recent stay Xandari and we are glad to hear you had an enjoyable stay. The walk to the waterfalls is really an adventure and waterfall #5 is an easy and nice option for people...More

Reviewed 13 March 2015

This was our second visit to Xandari. We stayed in the same room type, Ultra Plus, but a different villa. While both were gorgeous, I think that the one we were in this time (I believe it was villa 25) was our favorite. The hotel...More

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Response from XGerente, Manager at Xandari Resort & SpaResponded 19 March 2015

Dear ourfrank traveler, Thank you very much for sharing with us your comments, we do appreciate your time. On behalf of all of our staff it is a real pleasure for us to have the opportunity to host you and to be able to have...More

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Breakfast included
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Room Service
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
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Refrigerator in room
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#1 Spa Hotel in Alajuela
#1 Romantic Hotel in Alajuela
#1 Family Hotel in Alajuela
#6 Business Hotel in Alajuela
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Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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US$120 - US$282 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#1 Spa Hotel in Alajuela
#1 Romantic Hotel in Alajuela
#1 Family Hotel in Alajuela
#6 Business Hotel in Alajuela
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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lbatch22
15 April 2018|
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Response from XGerente | Property representative |
Hola 15 minutes from the hotel and we will be more than happy to arrange transportation for you!
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ashadevasia
8 April 2018|
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Hola! Our villas don't have air conditioning since it is not needed due to the nice breeze since the hotel is located on the top of the hill. We do have fans in all our villas.
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AbigailShropshire
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Hola! yes we do have room-service with our full menu
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"Star Villa is right on the end overlooking the sunset infinity pool but is furthest from the restaurant."
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"we think the prima plus rooms are the best value"
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"17 was about 4 rooms along from reception/restaurant so not far to walk but quiet as they are spread out."
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"All of the villas have a great view. Villas 21-27 may have a broader view. Villa 18 is quiet and will..."
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