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Tacacori EcoLodge

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

We spent our last night here only 20 minutes from the airport. The grounds are gorgeous. The room / bungalow is simple, but the mattress and sheets were very good and the room was clean. Nadine is a lovely host and speaks Spanish with a French accent. I recommend very highly!

Thank Peter R
Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

We were greeted by the lovely Nadine at the entrance of the ecolodge after a very long flight. We felt welcomed from the moment we stepped through the gate into incredibly well maintained hotel grounds. We cannot recommend this place enough! The atmosphere is peaceful and relaxing, very close to the airport but away from the hassle of the city....

Thank Justyna M
Greater London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 May 2016

After a long journey from the UK we arrived at the gates to this beautiful place and were welcomed by Nadine. A fantastic oasis of calm awaited. Beautiful rooms set in lush vegetation, delicious breakfasts and loads of helpful advice from Nadine. A great base to see so much

Thank Sarahkmk
Lenzburg, Switzerland
Reviewed 18 May 2016

It is true that the lodge is located a bit "in the middle of nowhere" and if you do not have your own car, it may be not the best choice; however, if you do have a car, then the hotel is just perfect. Beautiful garden, amazing breakfast terrace, great hostess, very spacious and nicely decorated casitas with a patio...

Thank piktojikarolyte
manchester uk
Reviewed 2 May 2016

We took the 'Hello/Goodbye' package staying 2 nights at the start of our trip and one night at the end. So glad we did, this is a lovely place situated in a quiet location yet not far from the airport and only a short drive from Alajuela town. We made use of the restaurant at the Hotel Xandari (about 15...

1Thank sifika
Reviewed 29 April 2016

This small lodge has 4 casitas and is about a 15 minute drive from the San Jose airport located just above the city of Alajuela. To be honest we were not sure whether to stay here or somewhere closer to the airport, but we found out we made the right decision. The lodge is secure within a gated compound and...

1Thank redrob45
Reviewed 28 April 2016 via mobile

We spent 2 nights in this beautiful place. The rooms are huge and clean, the garden is amazing and perfectly maintained. The owner Nadine is nice and helpful. This hotel is perfect if you have a car and don't want to sleep in a boring big hotel in San Jose.

Thank max78usa
Reviewed 22 March 2016

This small lodge is a short drive from the airport. It has nice gardens and our room (Bambu) was fine. We weren't there much as we were out sight-seeing during the day but all was well while we were there. We had arranged car hire via the lodge and that worked out fine. The only issue we had was that...

Thank ElainewUk
Charlottesville, Virginia
Reviewed 11 March 2016

Composed of only four casitas, this lodge is nestled in the hills above Alajuela. Beautifully landscaped, you feel as if you are miles away from the nearest city. Each casita is decorated with a theme. We stayed in Casita Bambu, painted in shades of green with a bambu poster bed with mosquito netting. The lovely bathroom is tiled in tones...

Thank Claire M
Lebanon, New Jersey
Reviewed 2 March 2016

By out-of-the-way I mean that you are not in a town, so you cannot walk to anything [except one restaurant]. That is the negative side - the only one to this place. It is quiet and peaceful. Beautiful [though small] grounds make a nice walk from your cabana to the breakfast terrace every morning. Breakfast was very nice. Rooms spacious....

Thank Morgan2010

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Whether you’re looking for a stop over or a place to spend at few days to find time relaxation in a beautiful tropical garden. TACACORI EcoLodge is your deal destination. Located 15 mn away from the Juan Santamaria International Airport in a peaceful neighbourhood withing Alajuela, Costa Rica and just minutes away from the business district, entertainment spots and shopping centers in San Jose.Tacaori Ecolodge is an exclusive rest place for tourists coming from the airport to stop over for a good night’s rest.Each of the 5 bungalows rests in harmony with its surrounding and included personalized services. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Tacacori EcoLodge

Address: calle Burios - 500 m Northest Xandari Resort & Spa- Tacacori | Tacacori, Alajuela 21106, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Alajuela > Alajuela
Price Range: ₹ 6,658 - ₹ 9,244 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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#1 Green Hotel in Alajuela
#2 Family Hotel in Alajuela
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“Sustainable, beautiful grounds, semi-rustic.”
Sorexman, 28 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Casita Orchidea is the closest to the breakfast area and the parking lot so a bit less walking up/down needed”
piktojikarolyte, 18 May 2016 | Read review
“We had the first bungalow 'Orchidea' the first one down the path”
sifika, 2 May 2016 | Read review
“all rooms are wonderful.”
redrob45, 28 Apr 2016 | Read review
“We had the room farthest from the main house, and it was super private and gorgeous. They are all great through.”
salliebp, 20 Feb 2016 | Read review
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