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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Great hotel, with the great service and kind staff. It is about 1 minute walk to the beautiful beach, where water is calm and warmer than in the bathtub! You will be right in the centre on Montezuma, however place is not noisy. Rooms are very clean and have AC. Also there is a great terrace with the hammocks and...

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Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

On the end of the road was this cosy hotel with the most friendly staff! Just a short walk to the beach and ASVO where you can sea turtle babies hatch. Fresh and clean rooms with AC and well working wi-fi. Can warmly recommend this hotel!

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1962Antonio, Gerente at Hotel El Tajalin, responded to this review

Hi, we are very happy to know that you enjoyed our facilities and that the Wi-Fi worked well; Thank you for honoring us with your presence, regards

Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

This place is super convenient in terms in location and offers the basics - we had a great stay. The hotel also had wifi in all the rooms and not just the common area which was pretty nice and not all hotels in Montezuma offer this.

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1962Antonio, Gerente at Hotel El Tajalin, responded to this review

Thank you Carla for your comment, actually the hotel is equipped with 3 different repeaters to amplify the Wi-Fi signal or one on each floor, strong enough for the free service to go to the rooms on each floor. regards

Maine
Reviewed 5 December 2016

We feel so fortunate to have landed up at El Tajalin. The building is beautiful--nice, dark wood floors throughout. Our room was spacious with a small fridge, nice bathroom, safe, and beautifully folded towels and hibiscus flowers on the beds. The third floor has a rooftop teraza with hammocks, a living and dining area and a communal kitchen. We were...

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1962Antonio, Gerente at Hotel El Tajalin, responded to this review

Thank you Liam for your comment, we were very happy to know that you enjoyed your stay at Hotel el Tajalin !! Greetings and Pura Vida

Freehold, New Jersey
Reviewed 5 December 2016

I was only here for one night, in the room with the three twin beds. It smelled a bit moldy, but you're in Montezuma, so I think it's pretty hard to avoid that. The location right next to the park is fantastic and off the main street, but only a 2-minute walk away from everything. The A/C worked great and...

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1962Antonio, Gerente at Hotel El Tajalin, responded to this review

Thanks for your comment, indeed the long winter and the much rain that luckily has fallen in Montezuma, could have caused this inconvenience since in December still the last rains fell. Thank you for choosing Hotel el Tajalin, best regards

Gibsons,BC,Canada
Reviewed 27 November 2016

Sitting here in the upstairs lounge/communal area and enjoying the breeze off the ocean (the hotel isn't waterfront but only 200 ft away). Antonio and Marlan are wonderful hosts and take pride in their hotel. My A/C went on the fritz and Antonio changed it out immediately first thing this morning. The free coffee in the morning is great up...

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1962Antonio, Gerente at Hotel El Tajalin, responded to this review

Thank you for your comment Mr. Gordon, it has been a pleasure to have you with us, we wish you a happy journey to the southern cone! Antonio and Marlen

Incline Village, Nevada
Reviewed 25 April 2016

We had a nice stay at this hotel- it felt very safe, was in a good location just up the main street, and had great air conditioning. We came at kind of a slow time, so we were the only ones there. I would definitely stay there again, especially since it seemed to be a lot better than some of...

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 16 April 2016 via mobile

Excellent spot for the value ! Also the host is very friendly and understanding despite confusing their staff of my booking errors. Overall we were wishing we stayed longer than our 2 night stay there. We really enjoyed using the kitchen and meeting others there- was up on their top floor. Kind of a geeky comment but also really liked...

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 22 February 2016 via mobile

Room was nice looking but its a bit noisy the wooden floors make it easy to hear everyone walking around, and there were kids running all over the grounds in the morning WiFi was strong which is always a plus, shower was good too, the bed not so much the head is away from the wall so our pillows kept...

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Winnipeg, Canada
Reviewed 19 February 2016

This hotel had good clean room, nice location at end of street overlooking the park the upstairs common area was perfect for lazing in hammock coffee was on and kitchen was convient management was always helpful

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A friendly hotel just a few steps from the beach with a/c, WiFi, wood floors, free coffee and a big common area with Tv/Dvd. All major cards accepted. A good choice if you want to stay amid the hustle and bustle of Montezuma. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel El Tajalin

Address: Frente al parque infantil, Montezuma, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Montezuma
Price Range: €42 - €79 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 14
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“Shop around when you get to Montezuma. There are plenty of hotels next to each other.”
 of 5 bubbles LynneF_13, 26 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Our favorite is room #10 with the park view balcony. We've also stayed in #9 before and it is just as good. All of the upstairs rooms are very large.”
 of 5 bubbles L_Traveler_215, 15 Mar 2015 | Read review
“We loved Room 6!”
 of 5 bubbles Jlew1984, 7 Feb 2015 | Read review
“If you spend the extra buck, you'll get a nicer room. Ours was towards the front with the park.”
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“Rooms vary, and you can upgrade. Some dont have private bath,”
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