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La Catalina Hotel & Suites

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Room & Suite (19)
Pool & Beach (5)
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible12%
  • 1 Mar 2017
    “not as advertised”
  • 1 Feb 2017
    “Luxury resort / private town for many budgets”
beside Cetal LaCatalina, Birri Costa Rica See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
3.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 16 December 2011

Perfect location outside the city, la Catalina is a couples only hotel which was perfect for us! We only stayed one night (our last night in CR) but we are definitely going back to spend more time! The staff was really nice with us and...More

1  Thank Austincole
Reviewed 13 December 2011

The Catalina is a good choice for travelers seeking romance, relaxation and good entertainment at night. we went for only two nights and we were amazed at how big and luxurious, the main house is decorated in different types of wood with a restaurant and...More

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Reviewed 6 November 2011

La Catalina Hotel and Suites Costa Rica is situated in the mountain area, on 6 acres of lush, green, tropical land, with coffee and banana plantations on either side. There are many outbuildings for your privacy and seclusion, two pools, a hot tub, tennis court,...More

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Reviewed 21 July 2011

http://www.hoteldesirecostarica.com/ These 2 hotels are the same place. I give this place a poor rating for lack of transparency. I didn't know from these reviews or from the external site I used to book the accommodation. "A clothing-optional resort for open minded people" is the...More

6  Thank Travis-Travels2011
Response from john0123, Manager at La Catalina Hotel & SuitesResponded 9 September 2011

We are sorry if the guest believes that we are responsible for the lack of transparency.This alleged lack of transparency is not because of us.If we could find out how the guest booked their room with us,then we could investigate whom is misleading.But we can...More

Reviewed 26 February 2011

Secluded getaway with excellent views close to the airport but totally out of the way. Don't rely on GPS to get you there, follow the signs to Birri and La Catalina or use their shuttle or a taxi but its better if you have your...More

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La Catalina Hotel & Suites is an adult couples only, majestic private, gated resort, located a few miles just outside the City of Heredia which is just outside the Capital City of San Jose, on 6 lush acres ...More inhabited by tropical flowers, trees, ponds and other gracious amenities like tennis court,gym,billiards,jacuzzi and 2 swimming pools.One swimming pool is nude and the other up to topless. Fully furnished hotel rooms, suites and villas are offered - studios, one or two bedrooms, and even romantic private villa enclaves ready for your enjoyment.Some weeks in the year are totally clothing optional.La Catalina has the best food in the area from North American to South American to Asian to Seafood.La Catalina has a great weekly entertainment program. Less
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Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Shuttle Bus Service
Tennis Court
Wheelchair Access
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette, Smoking rooms available
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette, Smoking rooms available
Number of rooms
Price range
US$ 108 - US$ 108 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
La Catalina Hotel And Suites
La Catalina Hotel Birri
Hotel La Catalina
Costa Rica > Province of Heredia > Birri
Traveller (50)
Room & Suite (19)
Pool & Beach (5)
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"If staying in smaller houses, make sure it's above ground and has lots of light. Some are on darker side"
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"I doubt seriously if there is a good room. If there was, surely they would have shown it to us."
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