We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

BEST WESTERN El Sitio Hotel & Casino

Show Prices
GreenLeadersSilver level
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
We check 200+ sites to find the latest and lowest prices.
Professional photos
BEST WESTERN El Sitio Hotel & Casino
BEST WESTERN El Sitio Hotel & Casino
Panoramas (53)
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / PAYBACK
50

295 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 200: English reviews
Start your review of BEST WESTERN El Sitio Hotel & Casino
 Click to rate
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

What a bad impression to have of our last night in A beautiful country. Paid $100 to stay here one night before flying out after a fabulous vacation in Costa Rica. The outside and the lobby are deceptive of the experience that awaited us. Indifferent staff, below average food, and the room was circa 1975. Beds were hard as concrete,...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Dawn R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent room, with AC and TV. Free coffee. Hotel is west of the main Hwy 1, on the road to Playa Coco. This gets away from the noise, but right beside the Santa Rosa plaza, where there is a supermarket. Across the street, are Subway, Quiznos, Burger King, Mc Donalds, papa johns. Liberia itself, is an interesting little town, and...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank TorontoDave57
Edgar O, Manager at BEST WESTERN El Sitio Hotel & Casino, responded to this review

Dear Dave, Thank you for completing the survey regarding your recent stay at our property. Your business is very important to us and we value your feedback. By telling us what you liked about your stay . We hope you will come back and see us again soon. Thank you again for taking the time to complete the survey. We...

Santa Teresa, Costa Rica
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have stayed in numerous hotels in Liberia and many had been just renovated or had good ratings, but have always been disappointed because they had no hot water (still wondering what is up with the lack of hot water in Liberia hotels!!). This time it was important that there was hot water and comfort. We chose to stay at...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Wefish88
Edgar O, Manager at BEST WESTERN El Sitio Hotel & Casino, responded to this review

Dear, Thank you for completing the survey regarding your recent stay at our property. Your business is very important to us and we value your feedback. By telling us what you liked about your stay and how we can improve, you are helping us deliver a superior experience for you and other guests in the future. We hope you will...

Minnesota
Reviewed 1 week ago

As the headline reads: This is a nice hotel in a not so good location. It's hot and Humid, find a hotel that can control that, It's noisy this is a hotel /casino not a resort our room was as far from the music (room 27) and still a bit noisy, turn up the fan or TV music. Food was...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank viking226
Edgar O, Manager at BEST WESTERN El Sitio Hotel & Casino, responded to this review

Dear , Thank you for completing the survey regarding your recent stay at our property. Your business is very important to us and we value your feedback. By telling us what you liked about your stay and how we can improve, you are helping us deliver a superior experience for you and other guests in the future. We hope you...

Spokane, Washington
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I needed somewhere to stay for a couple of nights between my arrival in Liberia and the start of my retreat on the coast. I read all the reviews and was almost dissuaded by the negatives. I'm glad I decided to ignore all the negative comments. At $55 a night, including an adequate breakfast, this hotel is a steal! I...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Mysticdancer
Edgar O, Manager at BEST WESTERN El Sitio Hotel & Casino, responded to this review

Dear , Thank you for completing the survey regarding your recent stay at our property. Your business is very important to us and we value your feedback.We really appreciate your beautiful comments. By telling us what you liked . We hope you will come back and see us again soon. Thank you again for taking the time to complete the...

Powell River, Canada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We weren't expecting much from Best Western El Sitio, partly because of the location in a fast food area near the highway in Liberia. But the hotel is a bit of an oasis - grounds with huge trees and nice landscaping, a good sized pool as well as a kiddy pool, a nearby pond you can walk to, a playground...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Savary2
Edgar O, Manager at BEST WESTERN El Sitio Hotel & Casino, responded to this review

Dear Savary , Thank you for completing the survey regarding your recent stay at our property. Your business is very important to us and we value your feedback. By telling us what you liked about your stay and how we can improve, you are helping us deliver a superior experience for you and other guests in the future. We hope...

Tucson
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Best Western El Sitio Hotel and Casino in Liberia, Costa Rica, is a fabulous property with amazing staff. The photos do not do it justice. They have magnificent landscaping with large trees, hosting a variety of wildlife, and a small lake which has a lot of biodiversity as well. The room was large, clean and comfortable, and my view out...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Kelly M
Edgar O, Manager at BEST WESTERN El Sitio Hotel & Casino, responded to this review

Dear Kelly, Thank you for completing the survey regarding your recent stay at our property. Your business is very important to us and we value your feedback. By telling us what you liked about your stay and how we can improve, you are helping us deliver a superior experience for you and other guests in the future. We hope you...

Houston, Texas, United States
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

this is a very nice hote. Nice rooms, good AC, Service at the front desk was excellent. the pools are huge and well maintained. The Manager Herold Ovares Mora, will bend over backwards to assist you. He knows what customer service is about. Make reservations ahead of time because this place stays booked. The food is excellent as well.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank DouglasShe
Edgar O, Manager at BEST WESTERN El Sitio Hotel & Casino, responded to this review

Dear Douglas, Thank you for completing the survey regarding your recent stay at our property. Your business is very important to us and we value your feedback. By telling us what you liked about your stay and how we can improve, you are helping us deliver a superior experience for you and other guests in the future. We hope you...

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed 2 nights at this hotel at the end of Jan 2017. We were forced to stay the second night because we prepaid for the nights on expedia. There is a bar directly across the street from the hotel and the music began around 9pm and continued until 6am with insanely loud base. Earplugs did not...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Lauren M
Edgar O, Manager at BEST WESTERN El Sitio Hotel & Casino, responded to this review

Dear Thank you for completing the survey regarding your recent stay at our property. On behalf of our entire team, I would like to apologize for not exceeding your expectations. Your satisfaction is important to us and we will be using the feedback you gave us to implement improvements to ensure we offer a better experience for guests in the...

Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were flying away from Liberia, so we decided on this hotel for the last part of our stay in Costa Rica. The hotel is located in the heart of the city, close to many restaurants and about 15 minutes from the airport. It is not too big, with nice ground, large trees and lush vegetation throughout. Watch out for...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Jack N
Edgar O, Manager at BEST WESTERN El Sitio Hotel & Casino, responded to this review

Dear ,Jack Thank you for completing the survey regarding your recent stay at our property. On behalf of our entire team, I would like to apologize for not exceeding your expectations. Your satisfaction is important to us and we will be using the feedback you gave us to implement improvements to ensure we offer a better experience for guests in...

255 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (76)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (15)
Viewed
Family/Play Areas (2)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (21)
Viewed
Room/Suite (5)
Viewed
Bathroom (3)
Viewed
View from Room (2)
Viewed
Dining (3)
Viewed
Other (25)

TripAdvisor Photos: Professional photos exclusively commissioned by TripAdvisor

Viewed
All TripAdvisor Photos (155)
Viewed
Amenities (34)
Viewed
Pool (29)
Viewed
Dining (11)
Viewed
Standard Double Room (23)
Viewed
Standard Twin Room (23)
Viewed
The Hotel (35)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (24)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (2)
Viewed
Family/Play Areas (1)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (1)
Viewed
Other (20)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Liberia
10.0 km away
Hilton Garden Inn Liberia Airport
0.4 km away
Boyeros Hotel & Conference Center
2.1 km away
Las Espuelas Hotel
Las Espuelas Hotel
#3 of 16 in Liberia
174 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
0.4 km away
Hotel El Bramadero
Hotel El Bramadero
#4 of 16 in Liberia
75 reviews
0.0 km away
Hotel Rincon del Llano
Hotel Rincon del Llano
#14 of 16 in Liberia
71 reviews
23.5 km away
Andaz Peninsula Papagayo Resort
Andaz Peninsula Papagayo Resort
#1 of 15 in Gulf of Papagayo
1,305 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
GreenLeadersSilver level
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Casino and Gambling
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Airport Transportation
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Best Western El Sitio Hotel & Casino offers 52 standard rooms, complete with 2 queen-size beds, air conditioning, cable tv, coffe maker, hot water showers, hair dryer, safe box and closet. Our hotel site is beautifully landscaped with jungle flora surrounding two shimmering pools... One for adults, one for children. We also have tennis courts, a gymnasium and play areas for kids. In addition, we have facilities for meetings and events with capacity for 300 guests.Located in Liberia, capital city of the Guanacaste region, Best Western El Sitio stands adjacent to the Panamerican Highway, just 30 minutes from the beautiful tropical beaches of the Pacific. Visitors have easy access to a myriad of activities including surfing, sailing, fishing and SCUBA... And close proximity (25 minutes by car) to Costa Rica s national parks with waterfalls, bike trails, capony tours and more ... more   less 

Additional Information about BEST WESTERN El Sitio Hotel & Casino

Address: 175 Mts | next to Plaza Santa Rosa, Liberia 13450, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Liberia
Price Range: ₹ 4,360 - ₹ 6,775 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — BEST WESTERN El Sitio Hotel & Casino 3*
Number of rooms: 52
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Hotels.com, Travelocity and Orbitz so you can book your BEST WESTERN El Sitio Hotel & Casino reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Best Western El Sitio Hotel And Casino
Best Western El Sitio Hotel Liberia
Best Western Liberia
Liberia Best Western
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from BEST WESTERN El Sitio Hotel & Casino staff and other travellers.
15 questions
Ask a question
San Leandro, California
over a year ago
Aquinnah, Massachusetts
Austin, Texas
9 months ago
11 months ago

See all questions (15)

Questions? Get answers from BEST WESTERN El Sitio Hotel & Casino staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Perhaps the rooms on the pool side are quieter than the ones toward the street.”
 of 5 bubbles Wefish88, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Noise lavel might be less on the pool garden side”
 of 5 bubbles viking226, 11 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Facing the pool provides a lovely view”
 of 5 bubbles 398KellyM, 2 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Do not stay here”
 of 5 bubbles H6400VFlaurenm, 1 Feb 2017 | Read review
“When you take taxi to the airport ask the driver to use the meter (Maria). It will be less than $15, not 20-25 as we were told.”
 of 5 bubbles jackn218, 29 Jan 2017 | Read review
5 of 5