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The hotel is close to the airport which is convenient. However, just as I was starting to write this, at about 9 pm, a jet took off and I think I heard the wheels scrape across the roof! There were... more
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Can't beat it for price and location to and from the airport with shuttle. Very clean rooms
and friendly helpful service. Nice courtyard with gated security. 9pm "quiet time" in
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Sobre Ruta 3 100mtrs Sur de la pulperia de la Julieta, Rio Segundo 20109, Costa Rica
Stayed here one night after arriving in CR. Hostel is a $2 uber ride from the airport. We enjoyed our stay so much we returned for another night a week later. The breakfast here is simple, but... more
Reviewed 15 January 2018
Exactly What We Expected
My family of 5 spent one night here after arriving in San Jose late. Laura was a gracious host, the rooms were clean and quiet and breakfast (personally cooked by Laura) was delicious.
Keep in mind... more
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Avenida 6 de las Provincias | Detras del Tacobell de la Tropicana 200N y 100E, Alajuela 20101, Costa Rica
Best thing about Alajuela Backpackers is that it's close to the airport. Basic accommodations. There's a restaurant, yet it's not always open when it's supposed to be. Sometimes all they offer is... more
Reviewed 6 days ago
I thought that it would be nicer considering the reviews. But it felt like it was a sausage factory. Squeezing as many people into a room maximizing every possible wall. The bathrooms were... more
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4th Avenue and 4th Street, Alajuela 6824 1000, Costa Rica
Good location, close to the airport, staff was present, felt safe. Very nice breakfast, it was clean. We stayed in another one in the area and visited another different one, we would stay at Bamboo... more
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Vicky is a gem on a Hotelier
The Bamboo Aparthotel is a smaller property located close to the San Jose airport and in the city of Alajuela, the second largest city in Costa Rica and effectively a suburb of the capital. We... more
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Ave 1, Calles 9-11, Centro | Costado norte Iglesia La Agonía, Alajuela 4050, Costa Rica
I stayed here for one night before heading to the airport and it was lovely! I had stayed elsewhere previously but other places were so noisy! After a long journey and with another 30 hours flying... more
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Great for catching an early morning flight.
Simple, clean hotel-cum-hostel near the SJO airport. Family run it has the hostel feel but also had private rooms en suite available. Inexpensive, with free (and prompt and courteous) airport... more
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Av 5, between street 2-4, One Block north and half block west from Juan Sant, Alajuela 1614050, Costa Rica
We arrived very late at night, about 2am. There was somebody up to greet as at the door.
We stayed in a double room with an ensuite bathroom. It was clean and comfortable.
The morning... more
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
the staff is amazing, super friendly and very attentive. the hotel is very well looked after, love the pallets furnitures and the garden with hammocks. Gonzalo,Tony,Alex and Alexa made us feel like... more
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Avenue 5, between Calle 2 and 4, Alajuela 20101, Costa Rica
Stay away from this place. Rude and greedy host, very uncomfortable accommodation.
1. Hard to find the place, does not have the name on gate.
2. Host, Carol is rude and greedy, charges extras for everything.
3. Breakfast is basic and poor: coffee, toast, pieces of fruits.
4. Her... more
Reviewed 10 January 2017
I booked this on booking.com for two nights, the 1st and 4th January - we went on a rafting expedition in between. It does not have a spa as advertised. The floor and walls of the outdoor pool are... more
a wonderful small hotel in a beautiful style, we had two rooms both were quiet with a fantastic view. They arranged our transport from the airport, short drive but far away to hear nothing, in the... more
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Our favourite place to stay in San Jose region
This property is unique - it is in an upscale neighbourhood and backs onto a golf course. There is no street noise and yet you are a short walk to many restaurants and services. The hotel was... more
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No.22 Avenida 48 Bosques de Dona Claudia | Cuidad Cariari, 200 mts Oeste de Souvenirs La Campesina, 175mts East from Hard Rock Cafe, corner Souvenirs La Campesina 185 mts South, Ciudad Cariari 4005, Costa Rica
The hotel is gated. Rooms are clean. Convenient location for late flights or early flights. It has a nice yard with tables for breakfast.
Breakfast is good and sensible - no waste. But you can... more
Reviewed 5 February 2018
Small inn, very close to the airport; very secluded, behind 2 gates. The owners Maria and Dora were very friendly; they gave us a huge breakfast. Rooms were comfortable. Maria's beautiful paintings... more
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| Calle La Empacadora 300 norte del SuperSantiago, Alajuela 20109, Costa Rica
Don't be put off as I was at first by the large black gate that obstructs all view of the property,once inside it is spacious and very pleasant. The manager, Krissia is very friendly and helpful. I... more
Reviewed 31 August 2017
Good for overnight
The pictures are nicer than the room I stayed in, but I think it depends on which room you get. The cheapest rooms have windows that open onto another room so you get air, but not fresh air so the... more
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| De Plaza Real Alajuela 50 este, 400 sur y 25 este, Alajuela 20101, Costa Rica
Spent several days in Costa Rica at the new Mi Tierra Casa Blanca
This is a very unique hotel and eccentric experience. The building itself has both a modern and colonial feel, with beautiful views of the mountains and central valley of San Jose. There are rooms... more
Reviewed 27 December 2017
Friendly and fun environment!
This was such a unique hotel to visit. It's more of an art collective than a hotel, but with the feel of a hostel. The people that work here are some of the most friendly people I met in Costa Rica... more
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Calle A1 con Calle B2, Alajuela centro, Alajuela 00011, Costa Rica
Maleku Hostel is a great place to sleep before heading to your next destination in CR. We chose this hostel because our flight arrived @ 2AM and we needed a place to stay before heading to San José... more
Reviewed 26 November 2017
Very nice and cozy hostel, ideal for stopovers from/to San José
Maleku Hostel is a very cozy place. I was received very warmly by the staff and got all the necessary information. The hostel is located 2min from the airport, which makes it an ideal option when... more
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Mts West Of Nuevo Hospital 50 | 50mts west of Nuevo Hospital, Alajuela 20101, Costa Rica
Casa Makiki is a wonderful place to spend a night or two in San Jose. I stayed there in November of 2017. I was looking for a place that wasn’t expensive, but was clean and nice enough to spend eight... more
This hotel is listed as pet friendly. However, when I arrived with my small dog, after having booked the reservation for staying with a dog, they denied me service and left me standing in the rain... more
Reviewed 26 March 2014
The restaurant has delicious food my favorite part was the pizza.
My wife get some sushi and it was delicious too.
My stay no the hotel Was wonderful I totally recomend It.
It has awsome... more
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East From Juan Santamaria International Airport 1 km | on the road to Heredia, Rio Segundo, Alajuela, Alajuela 20101, Costa Rica
My boyfriend and I had a 32 hour layover in Alajuela (midnight - 7am). Found this cheap stay, and it was perfect. A clean bed to stay in (was in a bunkbed room). Perfect location to explore Alajuela... more
Reviewed 15 November 2017
Not worth the money
We saw the vacancy online and decided to go there, just due to the low price. We didn‘t reservated the room via booking.com because we were nearby. All went fine with an employee as we checked in... more
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Avenida 5 y Calle 3 | 100m este y 25m sur de Correos de Costa Rica, Alajuela 20101, Costa Rica
We landed in San Jose at 5h30 a.m. and went by taxi to the Villa Arboleda (about 20min drive), our first destination. The Villa is located in a private area, accessible through a big gate, closed at... more
Reviewed 18 August 2017
Eine wunderbare Unterkunft und ein sehr netter Gastgeber
I recently spent four nights here, my second stay. San Lorenzo Inn has everything you might need, without extra 'fluff' you don't need. With this philosophy, they are able to offer a very... more
Reviewed 21 July 2016
What a Gem
This is my third time staying at Minor's place and I can't say enough good things about it and the Owner- who makes it a great experience every time. Don Minor is welcoming, always helps me improve... more
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Residencial San Lorenzo | San Lorenzo de Flores, Heredia 2356-3000, Costa Rica
This place was a little hard to find, but totally worth it. Because it's a new place, the taxi driver had a hard time finding it. However, the location is fine. It's 5-10 minutes to the airport and... more
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Calle 10 | Cementerio de Alajuela 200 Norte, 100 Este, 50 norte., Alajuela 1000 Alajuela, Costa Rica