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Hotel La Guaria Inn & Suites

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2 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Room was Spartan,very old furniture,tiny bathroom,not real clean.I opened the door and was greeted by a centipede,squished him.Good location near some really good restaurants,walking distance.I had an excellent meal at Chiwake, Peruvian.The hotel employees were nice and helpful.

Thank Greg M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I ended up needing a place to stay at the last minute in Alajuela, and my taxi driver suggested this place. It’s fine (relatively clean), but I wouldn’t call it nice. In addition, the staff were not particularly friendly. The main benefit is that it’s...More

Thank clarahaskell
Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

Love this little spot by the airport. Being staying over here for 10 years. Great value, awesome little spot. Free breakfast and walking distance to restaurants and free 5 minute shuttle to airport. Many beautiful parks and cathedrals nearby, mcdonalds lol. And city mall is...More

Thank Warren K
Reviewed 19 June 2018

If you are looking for inexpensive accommodations, look no further. La Guaria is located about 1-1/2 from the international airport and has free shuttle - back and forth. The rooms are sparce; however, clean and neat. It isn't a Marriott or 5-Star. If you want...More

Thank CaribbeanDon
Reviewed 7 June 2018

A very simple hotel that we chose because of the proximity to the airport. The room was small but sufficient. The furnishing is very simple and rustic, air conditioning is available. We wouldn't have guessed there was a nice pool here. The breakfast is not...More

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ireneford229
13 November 2016|
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Response from KinderM | Reviewed this property |
We were actually able to park in one of the two spots right inside the hotel. The are a really helpful group of people and have nice rooms. Breakfast is simple but still recommend the place
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4:30 AM TO the airport 4000 Colones with 1000 Tip About $10 US total 1:00 PM FROM the Budget Car Rental (the day before) 2500 with 1500 Tip I will assume the difference is the early morning call.
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"Since the room sizes vary, always ask for the largest possible room."
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"Rooms away from the street may be quieter"
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"we were on the third floor. There are no elevators."
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"Second floor...less noise more privacy. Front of hotel faces busy street with night traffic."
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