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Hotel Buena Vista

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Reviewed 17 August 2013

Loved my room, loved the food, loved the location but above all, loved the staff: Gaby, Cindy, Paula, Xinia, Coco, Darwin, Randall, Kenneth,Jonathan, Alex, Juan Carlos, Jasmin.. Thank you all for taking such good care of me. Un fuerte abrazo a todos y espero verles...More

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Reviewed 28 July 2013 via mobile

I am writing this while I am still at this hotel...It has been an excellent experience. I chose this hotel because of other good reviews on tripadvisor and have to give it two thumbs up! The hotel is cozy and very clean, the tours they...More

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Reviewed 27 July 2013

Hotel was beautiful and very clean with very helpful staff. Views looking towards San Jose were amazing. Everyone that worked at the hotel were very friendly. Good choice if you need to be close to San Jose area. Rooms were good with very comfortable beds....More

1  Thank lchjeh
Reviewed 24 July 2013

I could go on and on about this hotel but I am going to try to keep it as short as possible. Simply said, my family and I planned to stay in this hotel for one night and we ended up staying for 10! We...More

Thank Tvonchale
Reviewed 12 July 2013

We chose Hotel Buena Vista upon a recommendation from friends. We were certainly not disappointed. The property is a lovely oasis in the city. Huge bougainvillea edge the courtyard of this colonial style hotel. Beautiful views of San Jose and surrounding areas are on the...More

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Breakfast included
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Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Shuttle Bus Service
Airport Transportation
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Multilingual Staff
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US$ 129 - US$ 235 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Ian L
2 June 2017|
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Response from Lori C | Reviewed this property |
The staff were wonderful about picking us up at the airport at no additional cost. They also offer all sorts of excursions at very reasonable prices. Poaz is usually a 6 hour tour and costs approximately $120.00 for 2... More
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David19480
22 September 2016|
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Response from jmascia5 | Reviewed this property |
No charge for airport shuttle... It is free. Great deal! Great little boutique hotel. You will like it.
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BAKERM007
6 September 2016|
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Response from BuenaVistaAlajuela | Property representative |
Thank you for your question, we have some smoke outside area where you you are alowed
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