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Hotel Santa Maria Inn

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02/04/2017 03/04/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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San Diego, California
Reviewed 17 August 2012

Very friendly help with directions, etc. Staff took time to make sure I understood how to get to where I wanted to go. Place was clean and breakfast was good with a variety of food. I would highly recommend staying here. Linda

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santamariainn, Propietario at Hotel Santa Maria Inn, responded to this review

Hi, my friends: Thanks for your coments. Santa Maria Inn is your house in Costa Rica. Pura Vida !

Oak Creek, Wisconsin, United States
Reviewed 15 August 2012

My friend and I stayed here our last night in Costa Rica...the proprietors were friendly, more than accommodating (they picked us up and dropped us off at the airport, and even took us to a local gas station when we need an ATM!). Make sure you have cash to pay for the room, and expect a great stay!

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santamariainn, Propietario at Hotel Santa Maria Inn, responded to this review

Hi, Abigail: Thanks for your response ! Nice to meet you !

Montgomery, Texas
Reviewed 9 August 2012

We went to Costa Rica with a group for a Spanish emersion experience. Unlike our companions, our original accommodations were not adequate and we had to find a place to stay. We found Santa Maria Inn and stayed there for 9 days. The room was big, clean and had airconditioning and hot water. There was a coffee pot in the...

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santamariainn, Propietario at Hotel Santa Maria Inn, responded to this review

Hi, Harold and Linda: Thanks for your coments. We are glad you came and stayed in our hotel. Santa Maria Inn is your house in Costa Rica. Arturo, Sary and children.

La Prairie, Canada
Reviewed 30 July 2012

My family of 5 was well received, and we had a big room with enaugh place for all. In the morning, the breakfast of fruits and eggs was delicious and enjoyed by all. The place was well located near the airport, not too far from San Jose downtown. The area is nice and clean.

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santamariainn, Propietario at Hotel Santa Maria Inn, responded to this review

Hi, Patrick: Thanks for your valuable comment. Santa Maria Inn is your home in Costa Rica. Greeting to your beautiful family. Pura Vida, Sary, Arturo and family.

La Crosse, Wisconsin
Reviewed 25 July 2012

We have stayed at this inn 3 times now either just coming in to Costa Rica or for our final night, because it is so close to the airport, but off and away from the noise of city. their free shuttle is perfect and the Internet worked well.We will definitely stay again.

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santamariainn, Propietario at Hotel Santa Maria Inn, responded to this review

Hi, Gigi and Greg: Thanks for your response ! Nice to meet you !

Reviewed 13 July 2012

Stayed her with my parents on a short trip. The hosts organized tours to Poas, La Paz, and a Canopy run. The stay at this hotel was very nice and quiet in the evenings. Woke up everyday to a great breakfast and a plan to do something each day. The hosts and family were always available for any questions or...

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Lethbridge, Canada
Reviewed 23 June 2012

For the price of this hotel it is not worth it! We had a reservation and showed up at night and it took them about 10 minutes to open the door. The shower was freezing cold, no shampoo. The sink had no hot water and was spraying everywhere. The beds were not clean. The big window in our room had...

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Management response:

Dear guest, We apologize for all the inconvenience that you went through your stay. We are revisiting our guest service and will improve it by taking your testimonials in consideration. Thanks for your feedback!

Kansas City, Missouri
Reviewed 22 June 2012

My husband and I stayed here for the night before our 6 am flight out of Costa Rica. We picked a wonderful place. Prefect for what we needed. It was clean, comfortable and they drove us to the airport at 4 am! We were really happy here. It’s a great stop-over place.

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Redondo Beach, California
Reviewed 18 June 2012

I returned with friends to SMI for the second time on a short 4 day stay. The hosts were great in organizing short trips which included zip line (canopy), Poas volcano, La Paz waterfalls, and Jaco. They even got us tickets for a soccer game. Very friendly staff with a nice breakfast.

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Campbell, California
Reviewed 16 June 2012

Parking is difficult, barely any service after-hours, they claim they have an airport service -but will charge you for picking you up from a rental car place which is on the way to the airport. Our room was really really small, with barely enough place to walk around the bed. The bathroom had rusted fixtures. Wanted to give them two...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel Santa Maria Inn located just 5 minutes away from the SJO international Airport will bring you a night full of rest and relax after or before taking a long flight. Our staff will bring you a great service with an important free airport shuttle, to and from. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Santa Maria Inn

Address: NE From the Pacific Gas Station, Rio Segundo de Alajuela, Costa Rica 800 M, Alajuela 20109, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Alajuela > Alajuela
Price Range: ₹ 3,996 - ₹ 6,157 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hotel Santa Maria Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 8
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“Family room is very spacious but you may want your own space”
 of 5 bubbles 23Rick, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Small rooms. Comfortable bed. Dated Television unit and window airconditioner. Front 2nd floor units allow for view of airport and mountain range. On a clear day can view smoking volcano. No microwave, or room refrigerator in room, but a common use area has a refrigerator, microwave and counter top for food preparation.”
 of 5 bubbles M2898GOmichaelj, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Family owned inn which is much better to support then the chain hotels. We spent 10 days in beautiful Costa Rica and stayed and ate 100% local and had a most enjoyable time.”
 of 5 bubbles TonyK719, 11 Jan 2017 | Read review
“I was upstairs - very quiet - no street noise that I noticed.”
 of 5 bubbles rogerw520, 31 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Room on second fllor facing the rear was quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles barryb258, 7 Mar 2016 | Read review
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