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"Stayed in Trotamundos January of 2006 and had a great time. The hostel wasn't crowded. The rooms were clean and the beds were firm! I stayed in a dorm room with a private bathroom, which was great. Charlie and the staff are so helpful. They'll show you around, call you a taxi, wake you up early in the a.m. to catch your flight. Very accommodating! I recommend this hostel to everyone who is staying in Alajuela!" … "Very clean,...
"… balcony which boasts a beautiful view of the town. The other kitchen is located on the main floor in the back courtyard. There are various tables to eat at, which are surrounded by lush gardens, pottery, and mozaic artwork. Services:During your stay at the hostel, the owner, Ramon, will go out of his way to assist you with organizing whatever you wish to do. In addition to helping you with your specific travel goals, he organizes...
"Maleku Hostel is very nice, fairly clean, and easy to get to. Most people are here for just a single night, either starting or finishing their trip and the staff is used to that. The Location A mere three-minute cab ride from the airport and a short stroll to a large food market, the location is pretty convenient. Although a huge hospital practically across the street can make for a lot of noise. Otherwise, there's not much else in the...
Hacienda El Bosque
"… camera. Our Services: Free Storage rooms(no access for other people), Spa (massages) 5 day notice, Free towels, 24 hour reception (send us an email to know the time) and no curfew, Travel Desk/info and tours, Hot showers 24/7, Guest Kitchen in each villa, Multiple BBQ areas, Laundry Area, Extensive Green and protected areas. A property in the forest, Children friendly. Don't wanna cook? restaurant delivery at your own cabin....
"The best place to start and end your trip - This hostel is a mere 5 minutes from the airport and features free airport drop-offs and pick-ups -- which makes it the best place to start and end your trip in Costa Rica. We had the private rooms which were basic but worked. No hot water that we could find but who's staying here long? We just showered at our next destination. The rooftop bar/restaurant is a fun place to spend your first and last...
"Very clean, nice and helpful bilingual host, hot water and breakfast - Host Marco is pleasant and helpful. I stayed in six bedroom dorm, which was empty and very clean. The bed was comfortable, as were the other two I tested. The bathroom was also completely clean, with hot water in the shower (use the switch atop the showerhead to turn on heat). The entire property is kept clean and is attractive architecture on the inside. A very pleasant...
Hotel Cala Inn Alajuela
"… access • International calls • TV room • Foosball • Airport-Hotel-Airport transportation (If requested in advance) • Full Breakfast • Hot water • Daily cleaning service • 24 hour reception desk and security • No curfew • Self catering facilities (common kitchen) • Tour and Travel desk • Car rentals • All major credit card accepted Rates Adult(s) 1 2 3 W/ Private bath...
Hotel Old House
Barrio de San Jose
"… dedicated to Small Lodging, For our location is the perfect place to start and end your holiday in a warm family atmosphere, we are located in Alajuela, near the Juan Santa Maria International Airport. Cleaning and service are the key qualities that distinguish us among our variety of breakfast and comfort offered by our rooms, our hotel will feel at home with the warm attention of our staff who will be happy to help in planning...
Alajuela Tropical Hostel
"This was a great place to start and end trip to Costa Rica - Alonzo was very helpful, in fact the suggestions for places to stay that fit our interests really made our trip!! The Hostel was clean and friendly, and felt like home!" … "Perfecto! what more could you ask for. - Having Alonso get us from the airport was exactly what you need after a long journey, and after such a pleasant and comfortable stay we returned to end our trip...
Chill Out Backpackers Hostel
"… are looking for. We offer the ultimate chill out atmosphere here in La Fortuna. La Fortuna is the epicenter of tours and activities in Costa Rica. We have onsite tour office, internet cafe and restaurants. Services: Hammocks Free coffee and tea Free Internet Free international phone calls Cable TV in every room Private bathroom in every room Hot water Room service with no extra charge Kitchen Two free tours you can do in town...
Hotel Mi Tierra
"Located only 5 minutes from the airport, but not on the flying route. A great option when arriving or leaving the country . Quiet and relaxed atmosphere , tropical gardens , swimming pool, typical hearty breakfast included . With more than 10 years experience, we offer the services of our own adventure center, we offer sea kayak, white water kayak, rafting and hiking trips, we take groups to Tortuguero, Sarapiqui, Osa Peninsula, and...
"… and bathrooms with hot water, Continental breakfast, Internet Access, Laundry, Parking, Tours and car rental booking service, Airport - Hotel transport among other services. We are close to the most attractive volcanos of Costa Rica and enjoy privileged temperatures: 23 C in average during the day and 13 C at night. A paradise for bird watchers, we have more than 40 species of Costa Rican birds in the area. There are also...
Vista Atenas Bed & Breakfast
"… can also be arranged and the rental car can be delivered the next day at the B&B. Relax knowing your flight home has been confirmed and that our fully bi-lingual manager is there to assist in any way possible. Vista Atenas B&B is pleased to offer its guests a heavenly body of lodging options. All its suites are named after celestial constellations and stars that reflect the unique character of each unit. We offer six beautifully...
Siempre Joven B & B
"… be set up on an individual basis according to personalized needs. We can provide meals on request, guided tours of the surrounding cities, and an array of exciting things to do. A tour of the Cafetal is also an option where you can learn all about the way we grow coffee to how it is harvested and see the Recibidor first hand. Atenas is known as the #1 Climate in the World so come and enjoy your stay here with us. Please...
Guapinol Ecological Farm
"… meals will also be served. Also we will offer very delicious,fresh beverages and more. Our Poas Volcano has the bigguest crater in the whole world so that we got amazing Panoramic view aiming to the Mountains and Volcano... However we have been working for years atending nice people like you. One more thing about this place is that we got gorgous plans to built the swimming pools with different concepts and we will...
"We rent each two bedroom condo individually so the kitchens, living rooms and bathrooms are private, and can accommodate up to 5 people. Additionally, each apartment has a TV with wide selection of channels in many languages. Each bedroom has a separate a/c unit. We are a small business and do not have a formal reception area. Please call prior to arrival so we can be sure to be there to greet you. If you need more information...
"This place has the best service I've seen in years!!! The food is great!!!" … "You guys are great!!!" … "… drowsiness, the Hotel Aeropuerto is located 4 kms. West from the Juan Santamaría International airport through the Pan American hwy At every room in the Hotel Aeropuerto you will find: Air conditioned Telephone Cable TV Private bathrooms with hot water tub Security Box We also offer you: Swimming pool...
"… pharmacies) and the International Mall. Free airport pickup, free breakfast, private bath, hot water, hair dryer, cable tv, free Internet access, wíreless conection, public phone, credit card accepted, private terrace with coffee maker, refrigerator and microwave. A excellent base for tours to: Arenal Volcano & Hot Springs, Póas Volcano, La Paz Waterfall Gardens and Butterfly farm, White Water Rafting, Canopy, Tortuguero National...
"Pacande is ubicated in Alajuela only 5 minutes and 2 Km from the airport. With Breakfast and parking include. The rooms are so clean and you are going to feel like in your home. In Alajuela you are going to find a lot of stores and restaurants and the most importante is safe." … "200 meters north 50 west from the central park in alajuela" … "… to move to the Pacific beaches or any volcano in the central valley. From...
Arilapa Bed & Breakfast
"Beautiful spot to relax with great food - I will never forget my two stays at the Arilapa -- first the night that I flew into Costa Rica and the night before I flew out. The sound of the river lulled me to sleep in my tiny room downstairs, and I woke up to the brilliant Central American sun shining through lush green trees and bird calls singing through the wind. That morning, I spent two hours just relaxing and letting my mind wander on the...
Hotel II Millenium
"1/2 mile from the International Airport" … "… perfect location, the best price and the service you deserve, to enjoy your stay in Costa Rica.Excellent for late arrivals!The closest hotel to the alajuela airport Costa Rica Hotels by the airport places to stay in alajuela we can help you plan your vacations tours and hotel reservations airport pick up. budget hotel san jose lodging airport costa ricaOur services include:12 rooms...
Hotel Casa Tago
"We are a small hotel run by owners who are willing to give a personalized service to our guests we invite to Costa Rica - Welcome to Costa Rica "Pura Vida". We are located 5 minutes from Juan Santamaria International Airport, in Alajuela down town, near banks, restaurants and stores.Prices per room in US dollars, includes taxes, and breakfast , internet/Wi Fi and local calls. All our rooms have private bathroom hot water, Cable TV,...
Hotel Arenal Manoa
"… beauties that surround us and the balcony where you can delight with the panoramic view and the gardens that are around the rooms, while you rest in a rocking chair. Our Junior Suites have been designed in a way that you can’t fail to see any detail of the panoramic view of the Volcano from your own room. Wide open internal and exterior space ensure you have the space to relax and unwind. Each of our Junior Suites are equipped...
Hotel La Rosa de America
"… more peaceful and tranquil setting while still being near the main road to Jaco, Manuel Antonio and Dominical. Our central location also allows our guests easy access to many Central Valley sites including Volcan Poas, La Paz Waterfall Gardens, the Butterfly Gardens, ZooAve (the Zoo) and the Doka and Cafe Britt Coffee Tours. White water rafting on the Paquare River, zip lining, Sarchi and even Tortuguero and Arenal are all possible...
Santa María Inn
"… Costa Rica. Seven reasons to choose us: - Only 5 minutes from San Jose Costa Rica Airport, - Free Airport Shuttle Service - Close to major Car Rental Offices, free shuttle service and Special Deals. - Easy access to main road to every destination in Costa Rica - San Jose Airport and flights information - Comfortable rooms - HomemTours and services near by. Tours and services near by:...
"… Junior Suites have a seating area with a sofa bed. Suites have 2 separate bedrooms and a spa bath. A laundry service is available and luggage storage is offered. You can hire a car from the tour desk and an airport shuttle service is available for an extra charge. Included: Breakfast Taxes WiFi Tourist information Rent a car information Private parking For an extra charge (Not included): Transfer Airport-Hotel Spa Laundry...
Airport Hotel Rio Segundo
"… (Flat Screen Television),fan and outdoor windows. Our rates include, sale taxes, American breakfast or tipical breakfast from 6:00 am to 9:00am, free Wi-fi access and 10 minutes of international calls to USA, Canada & Puerto Rico. At Airport Hotel Rio Segundo, you will enjoy of a DELICIOUS pizza in our restaurant Pizzeria Italiana, where we offer a wide variety menu of Italian pizza. WHAT ARE YOU WAITING FOR? COME AND...
Airport Hotel Berlor
"… Service to our guest. Finally our airport hotel offers Free Shuttle 'to pick you up or drop you off' to international airport 24/7 on call, this extremely important service for travelers is often charged by other hotels; which represents for the traveler up to $ 20 extra expenses Please Note: We accept a maximum of 2 children under the age of 8 free of charge, if sharing the room with their parents. Every guest over...
"Hotel Flores is located in Tamarindo, on the North West coast of Costa Rica. Just a few steps from restaurants, supermarkets, shops, banks, etc. and a few minutes walking from the beach, Hotel Flores provide all the comfort of home away from home. This family managed small hotel features rooms, studios and apartments, for all your needs. Enjoy our pool surrounded by tropical vegetation, relax, read a good book.... enjoy the sun!" …...
"Hotel Guacamaya" … Costado Sur Escuela La Fortuna
The Beach House
"… on the 2nd floor - next to Baulas national park - laundry room - friendly and relaxed atmosphere.B&B Location: Sea Beach We are located in front of the "El Tesoro" hotel, next to national park "Las Baulas"The Beach House is located in front of the Tesoro del Tamarindo development, just at the entrance of Tamarindo Beach, Costa Rica. Policies Pets Allowed/Resident Pets No Pets on Site Business Amenities Wireless Connection...
Hotel Catedral Casa Cornejo
"… and Alajuela´s central park. Facilities : Wake up calls Safety box Breakfast included Currency exchange Luggage storage Laundry and ironing services Accept credit cards Rent a car services Spa mud treatments Art gallery In our restaurant you can enjoy a delicious Typical or continental Breakfast. Near to San Jose ,Poas Volcano , La Paz Waterfall and all bus stations to anywhere in Costa Rica! Please note:...
Hotel Villa Dolce
"… )" … "5 minutes from the international airport Jose Santa Maria near Dos Pinos factory" … "… and fully furnished villas are a gem with plenty of space to accomodate up to six people. Our guests will receive a considerable assortment of ameneties including: * FREE Generous breakfast with eggs and fresh fruit platter. *FREE takeaway breakfast for clients leaving early. * FREE Internet Station & wireless...
Hotel Lomas del Volcan
"… box." … "… left side of the road, then, drive 1.5 km into our private farm. ( two wheel will be fine ). From LiberiaTo reach our hotel coming from Liberia you go to Cañas on the Panamerican Highway for approximately1.30 hours. Then make a left turn on the way to Tilarán and go around the Lake Arenal passing by Nuevo Arenal. After you get to the dam keep on the road for 12 km and you will find the entrance to our...
Alajuela Travel Tips & Suggestions
This is a way better place to stay than San Jose ... I stayed in Alajuela my first and last nights in Costa Rica and the close proximity to the airport makes it so much easier. It's not a bad city either.
Hey all travellers Alajuela is the best town in CR to spend a couple of nights before heading for the beach or the mountains. It's only five minutes away from the airport and a taxi ride to there is only like 2 bucks so it is a great deal, it is very clean and much more safer than San Jose, you should visit it.
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