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Kalamazoo, Michigan
Reviewed 26 April 2015

Another wonderful stay at the Cacts and San Jose, friendly smiling Elexca the owner making my stay the best. I have stayed at the Cactsenough to develop some wonderful things to do in that area. My daily favorite is a morning run at the Sabana (sorry if it's miss spelled) park 3/4 blocks away, a run on the oval track,...

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Crawley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 April 2015

Me and my friend stayed here for a night as a result of a result of another hotel messing up our reservation. The price was OK as for a very last minute booking. Reception lady was extremely nice and helpful. Hotel is just minutes away from TICA International bus station. The superior room we were upgraded to was nice and...

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Des Moines, Iowa
Reviewed 18 April 2015

Really enjoy our stays at Hotel Cacts when coming through San Jose. I'm not much one for the big city, too much noise and traffic. However I often need to go to San Jose to shop or other business stops. I stay at Cacts because it is fairly priced, very clean, you get a quiet nights sleep and Elecxa, the...

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Reviewed 7 April 2015 via mobile

I enjoyed my short stay here, beautiful rooftop to enjoy fresh fruit and watch the birds. Good location if you want to be close to downtown and you're not looking to spend a lot of money. The people were all very kind and helpful. Enjoyed walking out of my room to the smell of flowers...

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Reviewed 3 April 2015

I was doing a surgery and stayed there for a night loved it the lady in the front dear is very caring nice and the hotel was very peaceful when I was there it was Easter Loved will be back for sure and prices Re decent breakfast included and super clean with hot water

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Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 19 March 2015

I love Hotel Cacts. Elecxa is about as friendly as they get. She knows all about the country and goes out of her way to make sure you find your way around and get booked on all sorts of adventures. I have stayed there every single time I am in San Jose - probably a total of 50 nights over...

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Roseburg, Oregon
Reviewed 19 March 2015

the owner Elecxa Rojas is the most wonderful person in Costa Rica. loved the staff, the bldg was beautiful.....easy to get to and so helpful... This was my first time but I do believe i will be back in a couple years.. good luck with your wonderful hotel Elecxa!!

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Jaco, Costa Rica
Reviewed 11 March 2015

I have been staying at the CACTs since 1996 when I worked down in Guapiles. It only gets better and the owner Elecxa Rojas is the most wonderful person in Costa Rica. Her and her staff will do anything to make your stay enjoyable. About 15 years ago I hesitated to bring my brothers who were visiting me in Costa...

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Reviewed 4 March 2015

Even though you are in the city, the open design of Hotel Cacts gives you the feeling of the country with no enclosed hallways and a wonderful breeze. The owners where very helpful in every respect, and provided information on dining, arranged transport, and supported my business needs as well.

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Enderby, British Columbia, Canada
Reviewed 17 January 2015

The Hotel Cacts in San Jose has a little-known secret: they have two apartments across the street from the hotel that are for rent by the month. We spent 30 days (mid-December to mid January) in the ground floor apartment. Very nice, high ceilings, recently renovated. Stove, Fridge, Microwave, some pots & pans, dishes. A Krups cappuccino maker (buy some...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Pool
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Breakfast included
  • Airport Transportation
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Additional Information about Hotel Cacts

Address: Avenida Tercera bis, 2845, San Jose, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of San Jose > San Jose Metro > San Jose
Price Range: $91 - $150 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hotel Cacts 2.5*
Number of rooms: 25
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Cacts Hotel San Jose
Hotel Cacts Costa Rica/San Jose
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“I am told that the rooms are variable. Ours was on the small side but comfortable.”
 of 5 bubbles the_mudrat, 11 Jul 2016 | Read review
“the superior rooms on the second floor are the best.”
 of 5 bubbles J7100ZQmichaels, 4 Jan 2016 | Read review
“rude staff with noise pollution early morning”
 of 5 bubbles alexanderf229, 30 May 2015 | Read review
“Good point: We stayed in a deluxe room. They were also called superior rooms. These rooms are large with two double beds and a roomy bathroom. I don't know what the other rooms are like.”
 of 5 bubbles bicar, 26 Apr 2015 | Read review
“Newer section is nicer,as far away from the water pump by the courtyard stairs”
 of 5 bubbles 398geraldm, 26 Apr 2015 | Read review
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