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Ara Macao Inn

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 June 2015

I stayed at the Ara Macao at the recommendation of a friend in San Jose. The hotel is located just down Calle 25A from the Nicaraguan Embassy. It is NOT on Calle 27 as depicted on Google Maps. It is located next to a bar that was shut down one afternoon by the police while I was there. The people... More 

Thank Biff J
Houston, Texas
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5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 August 2014

Stayed at this hotel when my first choice was unexpectedly unavailable. Location is within walking distance of principal museums and shopping. Breakfast was great. Best of all, the hostess was very helpful in navigating this area of San Jose. Price was $40/night including aircon, private bath, decent room. Highly recommended.

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Ramsey, Minnesota
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 7 October 2013

The Best part is the staff. They are very helpful and friendly. The location is perfect! Word of caution - Friday and Saturday night it is very loud since the hotel shares a street with 5 or 6 night clubs with loud music, and loud people on the streets. If that doesn't bother you, as it does not bother me,... More 

Thank isakall
Costa Rica
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19 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 June 2013

This Inn/b&b is located 5 min from downtown San Jose where the main shopping boulevard starts. You are also close to restaurants, attractions, nightlife and other things that Costa Rica has to offer. Employees at Ara Macao Inn are friendly, very helpful and always willing to go the extra mile. The rooms are very comfortable and equipped with private bath,... More 

Thank Eloim-Ellis

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Your own home away from home! Convenient safe central location on a quiet side street. Easy walk to museums, restaurants, nightspots and casinos. The Ara Macao Inn has a charming patio with barbeque for cookouts and lounge chairs for sun bathing. Bilingual staff in a friendly, informal, relaxed atmosphere. Use the hotel as your home base to explore Costa Rica. The staff can make all your Costa Ric ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ara Macao Inn

Address: Calle 25, Barrio California | 50 metros Sur de Pizza Hut, La California, 09022, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of San Jose
Price Range: ₹ 3,068 - ₹ 4,432 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 12
Also Known As:
Ara Macao Inn Costa Rica/Province Of San Jose

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  • At what time does the pool open each day?