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    Hotel Buena Vista

    Across from catholic church, Pilas, Alajuela, Alajuela 4050, Costa Rica
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    1 room
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      2 adults
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          US$130
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          Overview
          • Excellent55%
          • Very good32%
          • Average8%
          • Poor2%
          • Terrible1%
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          Free Wifi
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          Breakfast included
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          Private Balcony
          3.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 20 October 2012

          We started/ended our trip in Costa Rica at this beautiful hotel. As soon as we checked in, we felt right at home. We stayed in a villa the first night. The place was amazing! From the owner, these were new additions to the property. We...More

          1  Thank Eric B
          Reviewed 8 September 2012

          This is a great start/end point for a stay in Costa Rica - It's close to the airport (and runs a free shuttle) The newly renovated room we had was beautifully and tastefully done with huge comfortable beds and a balcony. The shower had a...More

          Thank Ali S
          Reviewed 22 August 2012

          We stopped for two nights at this hotel during our honeymoon, both times we were catching flights the next morning. The hotel is very pretty, set in the mountains, with a terrific view. We stayed in the "SunDeck Suite" and the Villa. The rooms were...More

          1  Thank AspiringVagabonds
          Response from BuenaVistaAlajuela, Owner at Hotel Buena Vista

          I am happy that these guests enjoyed some aspects of their experience with us and unhappy they were not 100% satisfied. The comments about poor service are of particular concern because we normally receive complimentary comments regarding our helpful, friendly staff. We had a staff...More

          Reviewed 20 August 2012

          A great hotel. We had a villa, and it was simply great - very convenient, and nicely decorated. There seemed to be thought behind every feature, such as convenient light control, comfortable beds, nice bathroom, good shampoo/conditioner, etc. There's also great view of Alajulela as...More

          1  Thank MirM63
          Reviewed 13 August 2012

          This is an amazing property with banana trees and coffee plants. Splurge and get the villa. It's so worth it. It is beautiful with bamboo ceilings, patio overlooking city with a rocking swinger chair, ceiling fans, and gorgeous Tommy Bahama like bedding. The bathroom is...More

          Thank travelbug215
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          About
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Room Service
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Shuttle Bus Service
          • Airport Transportation
          • Breakfast included
          • Laundry Service
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Room Service
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Concierge
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$120 - US$222 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #6 Family Hotel in Alajuela
          • #7 Romantic Hotel in Alajuela
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 30
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          • Location
          • Costa Rica >
          • Province of Alajuela >
          • Alajuela
          • Also Known As
          • Buena Vista Hotel ,
          • Buena Vista Alajuela ,
          • Hotel Buena Vista Costa Rica/Alajuela
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          Traveller (334)
          Room & Suite (90)
          Pool & Beach (28)
          Dining (18)
          Hotel & Grounds (187)
          Bathroom (15)
          Family and Play Areas (8)
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          David19480
          Hi there, I noticed a post asking about an airport shuttle. Is the $25 shuttle fee per person? We would be traveling with 4 adults & 3 children. Thanks so much!
          22 September 2016|
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          Response from jmascia5 | Reviewed this property |
          No charge for airport shuttle... It is free. Great deal! Great little boutique hotel. You will like it.
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          BAKERM007
          Do you allow smoking on the balconies or is there a smoking section thanks
          6 September 2016|
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          Response from BuenaVistaAlajuela | Property representative |
          Thank you for your question, we have some smoke outside area where you you are alowed
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          290eds
          We are staying with you soon. I was wondering if you have babybeds for a 1 year old?
          20 July 2016|
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          Response from DavidMDion | Reviewed this property |
          I do not know. Send your request directly to Hotel Buena Vista.
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          Room Tips
          "The small rooms on the side of the mountain offer great views of San Jose."
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          "My favorite rooms are #9 & #10 as they are on the first floor and have great views!"
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          "Room 15 had a beautiful view of Poas Volcano"
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          "The junior suite with the balcony is excellent!"
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