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Goodlight Books

North & 300 West from Agonia Church 100, Alajuela 20101, Costa Rica
+506 2430 4083
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Great place to have a coffee and read :)

The place is really nice, there is A LOT of diffenet books. Some are in special prices (English and... read more

Reviewed 9 June 2017
Beata M
Quaint and charming

I have been going there ever since the previous owner first opened the doors (probably about 10... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2016
crafterincr
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Heredia, Costa Rica
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9 Jun 2017
“Great place to have a coffee and read :)”
6 Aug 2016
“Quaint and charming”
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North & 300 West from Agonia Church 100, Alajuela 20101, Costa Rica
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+506 2430 4083
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Reviewed 9 June 2017

The place is really nice, there is A LOT of diffenet books. Some are in special prices (English and Spanish ones) for 1$. What is more, the lady who runs the place is super nice. I do really reccommend the place for having a coffee...More

Thank Beata M
Reviewed 6 August 2016

I have been going there ever since the previous owner first opened the doors (probably about 10 years). This is always been one of the best used bookstores in Costa Rica. The present owner, Rosa, took over the shop about a year ago. She had...More

1  Thank crafterincr
Reviewed 8 February 2016

Its hard to find books in English in Latin America, but here is the best in Costa Rica (and given the rate of closures of used bookstore, one of the very few left). A good selection of paperback and hardcover books in English, and many...More

Thank Errol P
Reviewed 26 January 2016

This great little bookstore is jammed full of used books, most in the English language but a small number in several other languages, as well. The books are organized by genre, alphabetized by author. Goodlight buys and sells and accepts both colones and the US...More

Thank ccarlson
Reviewed 30 June 2015

The most well-organized used book store I have found in Costa Rica. I used to visit a couple in San Jose and had to spend a lot of time digging through the books. Goodlight keeps them organized by genre then author then title...imagine that! Pretty...More

1  Thank PhreedomPhun
Reviewed 30 January 2015 via mobile

A wide variety of books. I discovered so many great books there. I wish I could take them all back home with me. The staff is incredibly helpful. There's always a pile of discounted books as well. And while you're there, spend an extra dollar...More

1  Thank Nicole F
Reviewed 31 July 2013 via mobile

My second time there. They are very nice and the store is very well organized.prices are really affordable and they have lots of reading genders. Let's visit them. You won't regret it.

2  Thank supervturism
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