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Vida Tropical B and B

300 meters East and 300 N from the courthouse traffic light | in front of the Academia de Natación, Alajuela, Costa Rica
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May 7
May 8
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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Room & Suite (15)
Dining (12)
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good36%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“rental car” (15 reviews)
“private bath” (5 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Fitness centre
Spa
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Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

Very cozy B & B in Alajuela. The host Isabel is very friendly and helpful, she confirmed our rental car reservation. Sylvia makes a delicious breakfast and there is a bunny in the backyard. We enjoyed our overnight stay and are coming back in a...More

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Reviewed 30 March 2016

This is my second time staying here at Vida Tropical and I have no complaints. Isabel is very friendly and helpful and even arranged our car rental for us. It was delivered right to the door the morning after we arrived and we made payment...More

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Reviewed 30 March 2016 via mobile

I was not expecting a hostel-like environment, but was pleasantly surprised by the location of Vida Tropical. It is within walking distance (4 blocks) of shopping and restaurants, which served us well since we arrived after-dark to an unfamiliar city. (Highly recommended is Jalapeños Central...More

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Reviewed 26 March 2016

Just stayed an afternoon and evening prior to flying home. Staff on duty very helpful arranging early AM taxi and suggesting restaurants nearby. Easy walk a few blocks south to restaurant and shopping area. Room was clean and quiet. Nice big bathroom. Would return.

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Reviewed 8 March 2016

Only stayed one night after landing late in san jose. Was a bit hard to spot but local pointed us right way. Hotel owner was very friendly and helpful, showed us to locked private parking. Room was pretty basic but was fine for the night....More

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Amenities
  • Top amenities
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hotel Amenities
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Room amenities
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Things to do
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Details
  • Price range
  • US$55 - US$64 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
  • Room types
  • Suites ,
  • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
  • Family Rooms
  • Number of rooms
  • 7
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Dining (12)
Hotel & Grounds (54)
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Kahyna B
Bonjour Je voudrai savoir combien coûte la consigne pour laisser une valise la seMaine dans l’hôtel ?
28 December 2014|
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Response from JosefromCostaRica | Property representative |
si vous est hospedee a le hotel, no charge
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"The upstairs rooms are nice and large have a nice veranda and all but one have big private baths."
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"We had the garden room it was great."
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"If possible, leave yourself time for the wonderful breakfast"
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"The Garden room in the back is very quiet, unlike the front rooms on the street."
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