We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
1/10/2017 2/10/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Cuesta Arriba Hotel

    150 meters North From La Lora Amarilla, Santa Teresa 5361, Costa Rica
    Save
    Lowest prices for your stay
    1/10/2017 2/10/2017
    US$43
    US$22
    SAVE US$21
    US$43
    US$39
    Traveller (63)
    Pool & Beach (17)
    Room & Suite (14)
    Casa MarBella
    508 reviews
    #1 of 26 hotels in Santa Teresa
     
    Pranamar Villas and Yoga Retreat
    293 reviews
    #11 of 26 hotels in Santa Teresa
     
    Blue Jay Lodge
    116 reviews
    #6 of 8 hotels in Mal Pais
     
    Otro Lado Lodge and Restaurant
    333 reviews
    #6 of 26 hotels in Santa Teresa
     
    Overview
    • Excellent73%
    • Very good19%
    • Average6%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “private room” (11 reviews)
    “costa rica” (31 reviews)
    “social place” (2 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Laundry Service
    Breakfast included
    Restaurant
    2.0 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
    Casa MarBella
    508 reviews
    #1 of 26 hotels in Santa Teresa
     
    Pranamar Villas and Yoga Retreat
    293 reviews
    #11 of 26 hotels in Santa Teresa
     
    Blue Jay Lodge
    116 reviews
    #6 of 8 hotels in Mal Pais
     
    Otro Lado Lodge and Restaurant
    333 reviews
    #6 of 26 hotels in Santa Teresa
     
    Rooms
    1 Oct2 Oct
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    Show Available Rooms
    Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 7 partner sites to see rooms from US$22.
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Santa Teresa hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","VISA_SPONSORSHIP_WEB","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_DW_INLINE_PASSWORD","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_DW_PROMPT_KNOWN_EMAIL","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","META_AIR","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "b05c4115792a4097bc9f978a53d9f6a4", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":1202336,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":1,"month":10,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":2,"month":10,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":-1,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":true,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"b05c4115792a4097bc9f978a53d9f6a4","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":43,"lowestMetaPrice":22,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":43,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":true,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":43,"lowestMetaPrice":22,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":43,"hotelName":"Cuesta Arriba Hotel","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6ImIwNWM0MTE1NzkyYTQwOTdiYzlmOTc4YTUzZDlmNmE0IiwiQUlLIjoiZTA3MzE4MGUxODUyNDExMzhmNzdhMDFmZGYzZTY5NjUifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": false, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "01/10/2017", "checkOut": "02/10/2017", "lowestPrice": "US$22", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": true, "contentIdMappings": {}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","moduleList":["handler"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{}},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","moduleList":[],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
    Write a Review
    Reviews (244)
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language

    1 - 5 of 183 reviews

    Reviewed 4 days ago

    Extremely friendly and accommodating service, lovely well-kept rooms, a very nice small swimming pool, well-located along the main strip in Santa Elena (but not so close to the commercial center that it's noisy).

    Thank Matthew M
    Reviewed 6 days ago

    We ended up staying much longer than planned. Not only because we enjoyed surfing right at our doorstep, but also because this hotel has it all. We particularly enjoyed the fact that we had so much space in our room (two floors) and it was...More

    Review collected in partnership with this hotel
    Thank In For T
    Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

    We loved Cuesta Arriba so much that our planned two day stay turned into 16 days. The staff are super friendly and helpful. They went way beyond expectations to assist us with all our queries. We stayed in a loft room, which was extremely comfortable,...More

    1  Thank Tanny71
    Response from Cuesta A, Owner at Cuesta Arriba HotelResponded 13 August 2017

    Thank you Tanny for your nice review! Pura Vida!

    Reviewed 11 July 2017

    Such a nice place, right in front of my favorite surf break, and the coolest people in santa teresa are managing the place. It is also close to a supermarket and a couple of great "sodas" Every time I go to santa teresa I stay...More

    Review collected in partnership with this hotel
    1  Thank rcattaneo300
    Response from Cuesta A, Owner at Cuesta Arriba HotelResponded 12 July 2017

    Hola Ricardo! Thank you for your excellent review! Hope to see you next time you are in town! Cheers Martin Cuesta Arriba Hotel

    Reviewed 4 July 2017

    A little bit far away from Santa Teresa "hightlights" but all good if your looking for a more quiet location. Hotel facilities were excellent for the price. The room, pool, kitchen were just perfect. The staff is very helpful and depending on what you want...More

    Review collected in partnership with this hotel
    Thank general_bouch
    Response from Cuesta A, Owner at Cuesta Arriba HotelResponded 8 July 2017

    Hola General! Thank you for your nice review. We love to know that you enjoyed your stayed. Hope to see you on your next visit to Santa teresa! Pura Vida! Martin Cuesta Arriba Hotel

    Casa MarBella
    508 reviews
    #1 of 26 hotels in Santa Teresa
     
    Pranamar Villas and Yoga Retreat
    293 reviews
    #11 of 26 hotels in Santa Teresa
     
    Blue Jay Lodge
    116 reviews
    #6 of 8 hotels in Mal Pais
     
    Otro Lado Lodge and Restaurant
    333 reviews
    #6 of 26 hotels in Santa Teresa
     
    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$21 - US$45 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 12
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Expedia, Hotels.com, Orbitz, Travelocity, Priceline, HostelWorld and Agoda so you can book your Cuesta Arriba Hotel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Puntarenas >
    • Santa Teresa
    • Also Known As
    • Cuesta Arriba Bed And Breakfast Hostel ,
    • Cuesta Arriba Hotel Santa Teresa ,
    • Cuesta Arriba Hotel Costa Rica/Santa Teresa
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (63)
    Pool & Beach (17)
    Room & Suite (14)
    Dining (5)
    Hotel & Grounds (52)
    Bathroom (1)
    Nearby
    Blue Jay Lodge
    116 reviews
    3.82 km away
     
    Pranamar Villas and Yoga Retreat
    293 reviews
    2.67 km away
     
    Otro Lado Lodge and Restaurant
    333 reviews
    .08 km away
     
    Casa MarBella
    508 reviews
    2.39 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    Burger Rancho
    737 reviews
    .94 km away
    Chicken Joe's
    277 reviews
    1.00 km away
    Pronto Italian Street Food
    144 reviews
    .46 km away
    al chile viola
    295 reviews
    .47 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Del Soul Surf School
    355 reviews
    .43 km away
    Pura Vida Surfers
    140 reviews
    .64 km away
    Tropical Tours Shuttles
    57 reviews
    .56 km away
    Costa Rica Surf & SUP
    160 reviews
    .06 km away
    Ask a question
    Questions & Answers
    David J
    18 February 2017|
    AnswerShow all 3 answers
    Response from Cuesta A | Property representative |
    Hola, we are located on the main road 100mts from the Santa Teresa beach, just a 2 minute walk away.
    1
    Vote
    Room Tips
    ""loft" rooms with king-sized bed are great"
    Read review
    "top floor grand private room"
    Read review
    "Our room had only mesh instead of glass, so road and other guest sounds could be annoying sometimes. If you..."
    Read review
    "All are rooms are great. It depends what kind of traveler you are and what you are looking for."
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing