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    Hotel Quelitales

    3 Kilometros Este de Plaza de Deportes | Cachi Dam, 2 Kilometers South and 3 Kilometers East on Penas Blancas, Cartago 30204, Costa Rica
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    02/07/2017 03/07/2017
    1 room
    • 1 room
      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
        • 0 children
          US$ 97
          US$ 86
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          US$ 94
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          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Non-Smoking Hotel
          Multilingual Staff
          Private Balcony
          3.5 Star Hotel
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          Reviews (249)
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          Reviewed 13 April 2017

          Stayed here on our first night in Costa Rica. We drove from the airport which took about 2 hours. You finally come upon this remote, peaceful property with hilltop cabins, lovely gardens and a gorgeous waterfall a few steps away. Our room was spacious with...More

          Thank 10genieb
          Reviewed 21 March 2017

          ... to adequately describe Hotel Quelitales! If you enjoy nature, you MUST visit this place. The environment is peaceful & soothing. The staff is marvelous -- nothing (and I do mean nothing) was too much to ask of Jose & his crew. On our last...More

          Thank PattiMerritt
          Reviewed 19 March 2017

          Without repeating what other reviewers have said... it is definitely an interesting drive to get there. But going through some of the rural towns made it even better. The Hotel is in the middle of nowhere and it just feels so relaxing! cabins are very...More

          Thank marleycat25
          Response from José A, Propietario at Hotel QuelitalesResponded 28 March 2017

          Hi marleycat, We really appreciated the time to make this comment so cute, to know that Your really liked the outdoor shower with homemade soap and enjoyed our food made with love and warmth. A big hug and I hope to see you here again...More

          Reviewed 14 March 2017

          Hotel Quelitales far exceeded my expectations, which were pretty high to begin with. The location is peaceful and remote at the end of a long road up the mountain, and the grounds are beautiful with bright, colorful flowers everywhere and a lovely waterfall. Checking in...More

          Thank kuzmaphotography
          Reviewed 12 March 2017

          Really can't say enough about this place. Stayed at El Salto Ecolodge on the way out and hear for two nights on the way back. This was SO SO much better. Great food as well. Owners were also really helpful you could tell they cared...More

          Thank Phersny
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          169 reviews
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          Awards & Recognition
          Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
          GreenLeadersGold level
          Certificate of Excellence
          • Top amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Breakfast included
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Room amenities
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Things to do
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Price range
          • US$ 86 - US$ 188 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 6
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          • Province of Cartago >
          • Cartago
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          We will be arriving at the end of February. Do we need a 4 wheel drive vehicle to get there? Thank you.
          17 February 2017|
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          Response from Martin R | Reviewed this property |
          A 4x4 is the best idea in Costa Rica generally, the hotel can be reached without one but most places are more comfortably visited with the confidence youre not going to get stuck.
          Sharom W
          What is the best way to get to your hotel from San Jose airport. We are not renting a car.
          18 January 2017|
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          Response from Gabypinochacon | Reviewed this property |
          I think the best way without renting a car is going by bus to Cartago and then a taxi or an uber (the app is use in Costa Rica even though the service is illegal ). There're buses from Cartago to Cachi (the nearest town to... More
          Hi, Is a day trip to Tapanti NP doable from this hotel? Thanks!
          4 December 2016|
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          Response from José A | Property representative |
          Yes It is. Only 30 minutes.
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          "Discuss with the owner to choose. Higher cabins can be a strenuous climb"
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          "Rooms far from the main building offer seclusion"
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          "Some rooms have better views, All rooms are well furnished"
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          "all bungalows are well located and calm. Ours included an outer shower (fabulous) !"
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