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Out of Bounds Hotel

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Baltimore, MD
Reviewed 13 July 2011

I stayed here in June 2011 for 6 days as a solo female traveler for dental work. I picked it based on the good reviews and was so glad I did! The owners and staff are very friendly, helpful and accommodating. The rooms are very lovely, the bathrooms are so cool, and the beds are heavenly!! I highly recommend having...

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Reviewed 21 June 2011

What more could you ask for. This is a primo spot, in a safe and beautiful locale, with gorgeous, well appointed guest rooms, and tasteful decor. One of my favorite things to look forward to, in staying here, is the delicious breakfasts, which are laid out in the morning on the patio terrace overlooking the whole Central Valley. Meranda and...

2Thank Meigan
Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 1 June 2011

Meranda and Metteo(owner's) go above and beyond to ensure your stay is absolutely perfect! They helped us so much with organizing our groups experience and Out of Bounds became our meeting and end point during our stay in Costa Rica. All the rooms were spotless, well-maintained with a gorgeous view of the city and the breakfast in the morning was...

1Thank AndreaRobertson
Boca Raton, Florida
Reviewed 14 May 2011

I came to Costa Rica for dental work,& the dentist recommended Out of Bounds since its walking distance.I first stayed in the rental apartment,then a few days in the hotel(B&B).Both are great.I was in alot of pain from all the surgery,but Miranda and Matteo put up with my complaining.All I could eat was smoothies,sometimes not even that,because my teeth hurt.They...

1Thank lmmBocaRaton
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Thanks for you kind words, it was our pleasure to have you stay with us. We will see you soon.

Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 19 April 2011

Loved this hotel. Set in the hills with a great view and lovely porch's to relax on. I particularly enjoyed watching the sunsets from the porch. Our room had a great little kitchenette, super comfortable beds and a beautiful bathroom with lots of hot water. It was quiet, clean and secure with very friendly staff. I was able to get...

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Orlando, Florida
Reviewed 16 April 2011

Matteo and Meranda were absolutely amazing hosts while my girlfriend and I were there for 5 days. It was great to have English speaking hosts while also having others there that spoke only Spanish to be able to try my extremely broken Spanish. Thanks Ricardo! The rooms were comfortable and the atmosphere of the hotel was very inviting while at...

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Cambridge, Canada
Reviewed 15 April 2011

This is a fantastic place to stay! Safe and secure with super clean rooms, Out of Bounds was a refreshing home base to explore the sights of San Jose. One of our favorite Costa Rica memories is sitting in the rocking chairs on the porch overlooking the breathtaking views of the city! Meranda, Matteo and Ricardo were unbelievably helpful, gladly...

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 14 April 2011

We chose Out of Bounds on the recommendation of a friend. Before our trip even started Meranda and Matteo were helping out with arrangements and making us feel good about our decision. It turned out to be a great location with plenty of good options close by for great food and entertainment. Our stay was excellent in every regard, from...

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Nosara, Costa Rica
Reviewed 14 April 2011

Awesome, sums it up. Great people, great place, very comfortable, secure, our home away from home! We live in Nosara, and come to San Jo, about, every other month....the folks there have become like family, always take great care of us, and super secure. Great location to everything one would need, shopping, restaurants,,,,, The rooms are super comfortable, and the...

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Nosara, Costa Rica
Reviewed 12 April 2011

My husband and I have been staying at Out of Bounds for a couple years now. We look forward to our trip to San Jose just because we get to stay at this hotel. The staff is so friendly and accommodating. The location is nice because you can easily get to the mall and there are tons of restaurants around....

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Hot Tub
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  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Breakfast included
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
What better description than the ones our guests have left here. We are a small boutique hotel where comfort and hospitality are #1, operated by the owners to ensure the best service is given. Our ideal location is a plus, within walking distance to shopping centers, supermarkets, restaurants and more. Take in the amaizng Views of 3 Volcanos and the Valley while eating your Free Breakfast. Free Wifi and calls to Canada and the USA included. Pura Vida! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Out of Bounds Hotel

Address: West of Commercial Paco, Old Road to Santa Ana 1 km | In front of Restaurant Taj Mahal, Escazu 10201, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of San Jose > San Jose Metro > Escazu
Price Range: $84 - $115 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Out of Bounds Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 5
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Out Of Bounds Hotel Province Of San Jose, Costa Rica - Escazu
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“All room choices, some with kitchen”
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kamani74, 28 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Definitely get a room with the balcony.”
billcK3276SS, 16 Apr 2016 | Read review
“The King size bedroom does not have much storage space at all for clothes.”
relaxing_dad, 17 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Do not book a room in the main building unless you are very desperate.”
  • A few of these really helped me get through my underwhelming stay here.
  • The stand-up shower (and the bathroom in general) was a positive.
  • The bathtub (and bathroom in general) was a positive.
  • Dark, dingy room.
laurengineered, 4 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Get a room on the second floor if available, the views are beautiful”
thatsillyCanadian, 26 Aug 2015 | Read review
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