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Pura Vida Hotel

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  • Excellent87%
  • Very good9%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Special Offer: 30% off first night stay
Offers from Pura Vida Hotel
Special Offer: 30% off first night stay
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Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

We wish we could stay longer! It was our the absolutely best hotel in Costa Rica. Villas are spacious and beautifully decorated with great taste, we would love to buy half of these art pieces. Garden is magnificent and offers everything you are looking for...More

1  Thank Yulia L
Reviewed 1 May 2018

We stayed at Pura Vida the night we arrived and the night before we departed and it felt like we were staying with old friends. Nhi and Berni are wonderful people and bent over backwards to make sure we got we got in from the...More

1  Thank Melinda W
Reviewed 1 May 2018

My family of four stayed at the Pura Vida the night we arrived in Costa Rica. What a nice way to begin our vacation! Bernie went above and beyond assisting us before, during, and after our visit. It was like visiting a good friend in...More

1  Thank JJF525
Reviewed 19 April 2018

We had the immense pleasure of staying at the Pura Vida Hotel for a week. The reason for our trip to Costa Rica was to film a documentary; and regardless of all our equipment, schedule changes and endless questions, Berni was always there to help....More

1  Thank adriancicero5
Reviewed 17 April 2018

We so enjoyed our 1 night at the Pura Vida Hotel! Our friend, who has stayed there many times, had recommended PVH for our Costa Rica departure evening and we couldn't have been more pleased. Berni and Nhi were delightful hosts/chef and the Katydid and...More

1  Thank Lanier M
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Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Restaurant
Details
Price range
US$99 - US$159 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$99 - US$159 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Maddmatt2
3 November 2016|
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Response from alajuelanorth | Property representative |
Hello, Perhaps . . . what will the teacher be saying? Berni
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algol123
20 October 2015|
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Response from alajuelanorth | Property representative |
Hi we are the Pura Vida Hotel - the website is puravidahotel . com - there is no problem viewing the web site anywhere that we know? You can email us directly at info @ puravidahotel . com if you are still having problems... More
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Nancy R
11 May 2015|
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Response from BKandCB | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it's the Pura Vida hotel that I reviewed. Bernie and Nhi are the owners and the nicest people. If you want dinner, you have make those arrangements in advance; Nhi is a fabulous chef!
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"Each room is different, the illustrations on the website are perfect representations of each room."
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"All the villas looked wonderful!"
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"We were happy with the view of the Poas from the Volcano room."
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"Beautiful gardens, I stayed in two different rooms both were excellent and with a sense of being in..."
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