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    Pura Vida Hotel

    Tuetal Sur | 4km North of SJO International Airport, Alajuela 20102, Costa Rica
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    03/07/2017 04/07/2017
    1 room
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      2 adults
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        0 children
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          US$ 101
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          Overview
          • Excellent86%
          • Very good10%
          • Average2%
          • Poor1%
          • Terrible1%
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          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Non-Smoking Hotel
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          Private Balcony
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          Reviewed 23 February 2011

          My wife and I stayed for only one night, but Bernie welcomed us with open arms despite our late arrival from the airport (and he paid for our cab). The room was nice, the grounds attractive, and the food delicious. Bernie also greeted us in...More

          Thank maxnorman
          Reviewed 23 February 2011

          My wife and I were only able to stay one night, but Bernie welcomed us despite our late arrival, showed us around, and was there in the morning to answer all of our questions. The grounds are beautiful, the room was nice and breakfast was...More

          Thank jrschraub
          Reviewed 22 February 2011

          I recently stayed at Pura Vida Hotel for my third time. Since discovering Berni and Nii's hidden gem three trips ago, I can't imagine starting and ending my vacations anywhere else. I even stopped back in the middle of one trip. Read the reviews that...More

          Thank speonk
          Reviewed 16 February 2011

          I did a lot of research and most of the reviews for Pura Vida are right on. Berni is incredibly informative and helpful. He booked our rental car and really helped shaped our road trip in Costa Rica. Even when we needed changes made to...More

          Thank surprisekitten
          Reviewed 15 February 2011

          We arrived around 10pm Boxing Day and followed Berni's instructions on how to get to Pura Vida, they worked like a charm. On arriving at the Hotel they took care of the Taxi for us and showed us to our upgraded room the Katydid. The...More

          Thank Sharonkl098
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          About
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Restaurant
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Airport Transportation
          • Breakfast included
          • Laundry Service
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Room amenities
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Things to do
          • Restaurant
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$ 88 - US$ 157 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Room types
          • Kitchenette ,
          • Suites ,
          • Family Rooms ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 6
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          • Location
          • Costa Rica >
          • Province of Alajuela >
          • Alajuela
          • Also Known As
          • Pura Vida Alajuela ,
          • Hotel Pura Vida
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          Traveller (439)
          Room & Suite (135)
          Dining (85)
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          Hotel & Grounds (257)
          Bathroom (6)
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Maddmatt2
          I read in the fine print that children under 7 are not allowed except with a note from their teacher. If I get a note can I bring my 5 year old?
          3 November 2016|
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          Response from alajuelanorth | Property representative |
          Hello, Perhaps . . . what will the teacher be saying? Berni
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          algol123
          I can't access the hotel website. The message I get is "Sorry, access to our website has been blocked for your region." Why? I'm in Europe!
          21 October 2015|
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          Response from alajuelanorth | Property representative |
          Hi we are the Pura Vida Hotel - the website is puravidahotel . com - there is no problem viewing the web site anywhere that we know? You can email us directly at info @ puravidahotel . com if you are still having problems... More
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          Nancy R
          Hi Frederic3030, Thank you for your review; I am planing to go to Alajuela in the next couple of weeks and this is very helpful. You are refering to the Pura Vida Hotel right? not the Pura Vida Resort and Yoga Spa...is this correct? Thank you.
          11 May 2015|
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          Response from BKandCB | Reviewed this property |
          Yes, it's the Pura Vida hotel that I reviewed. Bernie and Nhi are the owners and the nicest people. If you want dinner, you have make those arrangements in advance; Nhi is a fabulous chef!
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          Room Tips
          "Most all rooms are casitas so they have lots of privacy"
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          "Orchid Suite does not have a table; must do any laptop work from the bed with laptop in your lap (duh!)"
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          "Ther are some lovely rooms and would recommend both the Volcano and Rainforest rooms . Especillay the former..."
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          "Ear plugs useful ANY WHERE in Costa Rica with motorcycles, etc. They provide. I never use however."
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