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Chilean Patagonia, Chile
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I loved the big room ,tall ceilings and quiet atmosphere ,very safe and everyone was super nice and helpful , the breakfast was really good .Very close to downtown San Jose .I would stay there again .

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Issaquah, Washington
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is basically a hostel that has private rooms as well. The rooms are clean, some have private baths, and it's very inexpensive compared to a full service hotel. We slept great -- it's basically quiet and the other guests weren't too noisy. It's walking distance to a lot of interesting things in downtown San Jose. I found the...

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Costa Rica Gues... C, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Costa Rica Guesthouse, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We hope to see you again in our hostel. Pura Vida !

Rogóźno
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Though the place itself is fine, the staff employed in this hotel shouldn't be working in hospitality - rude, arrogant, totally unhelpful. If you're looking for a nice relaxed stay, they won't make it an easy choice

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Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

Friendly staff, clean room and good breakfast. The guest house is central enough and the staff was very helpful. We enjoyed our holidays there, shower is outside the room but it did not bother us at all.

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Costa Rica Gues... C, Responsable relations publiques at Costa Rica Guesthouse, responded to this review

Thank you for your review ! Hope to see you soon in our Guesthouse. Pura Vida !

Landvetter, Sweden
Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed one night in a private room, 2 adults and 2 kids. For $40 with breakfast included I think this was a great deal. The room was very clean, comfortable beds and a nice breakfast with four different options. Would definitely stay here again.

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CRGuesthouse, Responsable relations publiques at Costa Rica Guesthouse, responded to this review

Thank you for your review ! We hope to see you soon at Costa Rica Guesthouse ! Pura Vida !

Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

We first stayed on a shared bathroom room and it was ok. The bathroom was clean everyday. But later on the trip we stayed in a private bathroom room and it was beautiful and pretty big, and it was just for like $5 more. So if you can book one of these ones, do it! The staff is very helpful...

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Thank you for your review ! We hope to see you soon at Costa Rica Guesthouse ! Pura Vida !

München
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

Very nice and helpful staff, complimentary tea and coffee. My room was spacious and very clean. Could be a bit more cosy though. No decoration at all. The location is good. Haven't tried the breakfast.

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Thank you for your review ! We hope to see you soon at Costa Rica Guesthouse ! Pura Vida !

Arenal Volcano National Park, Costa Rica
Reviewed 21 September 2016

All in all this is a quaint little boutique hotel located in a central district in San Jose proper. Having arrived covered in dust from the volcano, it didn't dawn on me that I was breathing this dust all night. Probably the cause of my tongue and lips burning in the morning. If they were conscientious and even were aware...

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CRGuesthouse, Public Relations Manager at Costa Rica Guesthouse, responded to this review

We are sorry that you didn't like the room. We have a little budget, and with the price of our rooms we can't install the A/C. Moreover, the A/C is unusual in Costa Rica. It's writing nowhere that we have air conditioning, however, we have ventilator in every rooms. But, we hope to see you again at Costa Rica Guesthouse...

San Salvador, El Salvador
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

You get what you pay; nice place to stay one night ; location is perfect , close to restaurants, malls, bars, not walking distance but with uber location works perfect . No A/C, no TV in the room, beds are not that comfortable

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CRGuesthouse, Public Relations Manager at Costa Rica Guesthouse, responded to this review

We are sorry that you didn't like the room. We have a little budget, and with the price of our rooms we can't install the A/C. Moreover, the A/C is unusual in Costa Rica. However, we have ventilator in every rooms. But, we hope to see you again at Costa Rica Guesthouse ! Pura Vida !

Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

I liked the welcome and the breakfast was awesome. The room and everything was clean and setup according to standards. The lounge room was also comfortable and the information for visitors was accurate. Excellent customer service! Love to come back.

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Thank you for your review ! We hope to see you soon at Costa Rica Guesthouse !

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A 5-minute walk from Avenida Central with restaurants, bars and shops, colonial-style Costa Rica Guesthouse has free Continental breakfast, coffee and tea. Guests can enjoy complimentary Wi-Fi and private parking. The spacious rooms feature private or shared bathrooms with shower. Costa Rica Guesthouse serves breakfast in its Common Lounge. Guests can use the shared kitchen. Restaurants are within a 10-minute walk of the property. In the immediate vicinity of Costa Rica Guesthouse are various museums. A shopping center is within a 15-minute walk of the property. The International Airport of San Jose is 20 minutes away by car. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Costa Rica Guesthouse

Address: Avenida 6 - Calle 21 y 25, San Jose 1000, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of San Jose > San Jose Metro > San Jose
Price Range: €24 - €46 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Costa Rica Guesthouse 3*
Number of rooms: 25
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