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Pension Santa Elena

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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good29%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“taco taco”(74 reviews)
“private room”(49 reviews)
“breakfast tacos”(9 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Family Rooms
Multilingual Staff
2.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 22 November 2015 via mobile

Pretty much standard hostel fare. The difference here is the staff. They are really helpful and informative. Good knowledge on local options for activities and placed to visit. Rooms are a good standard, perhaps falls short a little on some of the communal areas. Would...More

Thank Lukehi
Reviewed 21 November 2015 via mobile

We stayed for 2 nights in this hostel. You get what you expect for this price. We took a superior room which are located in the adjacent building and have private bathrooms. The walls are super thin so you can hear every conversation from the...More

Thank lisa j
Reviewed 21 November 2015 via mobile

Friendliest and most helpful staff we've had anywhere in Central America! Our private double was quiet and clean and good value (US$32). Great amenities, including the kitchen and free breakfast. Overall, no better place to base an adventure in Monteverde!

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Reviewed 18 November 2015 via mobile

Stayed three nights in a room with a double bed, room was clean and had a private bathroom which was nice. Paid 20$/person/night. Nice area around the reception where you can eat, have a few beers and play some card games. The kitchen was well...More

Thank Andrée K
Reviewed 6 November 2015

Pension Santa Elena is situated in Monteverde city center. It is a hotel, but with the laidback feeling of a hostel, both in clients and staff. The perfect place for meeting fellow travelers from around the world over a bite to eat at neighboring “Taco...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Free Parking
Restaurant
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Shuttle Bus Service
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Things to do
Restaurant
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Price range
US$28 - US$69 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$28 - US$69 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Response from Ethan B | Reviewed this property |
The breakfast was provided in the attached food spot Taco! Taco! When I was there, there was a choice of fruit with yoghurt and granola and toast or tacos with eggs. Both were reasonable. I am a vegetarian and so I had... More
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"The rooms in the new wing are better, and the difference in price is a tiny one."
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"H10 was a great room."
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"Avoid being near to the road."
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"Don't take room P16"
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