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Assen, The Netherlands
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8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 July 2016

In June and July we stayed here for 6 nights. We chose for this hotel because we’ve read good reviews online and we’ve met people that stayed here too. Because we rented a car for our holiday, Dos Palmas was a good start and ending point. The owner helped us by renting a car from a good company named Thrifty.... More 

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Zeist, Utrecht, Netherlands
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155 reviews
37 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 August 2015

The plays is very tiny, and very, very noisy. It is on a very busy road, and there is not tropical garden (as the travel agent said), and no swimming pool (just a whole with some water). The planes are practically landing in your bed, and you here every car. Rooms were not clean, and the wifi does not reach... More 

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1 Thank Frans K
Z8477TLpeter, Eigenaar at Dos Palmas Airport, responded to this review

Hello Frans, First I want to say that every opinion is very important for us,we are always learning! You found the location too noisy, as we are two minutes from de airport. That is what you explained to me that day. You did not mention about the swimming pool(this is a beatiful and clean swimming pool) and the rooms. Our... More 

Santa Rosa, California
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24 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 June 2015

They were very friendly and accommodating. I'd forgotten my phone charger and they lent me one overnight with a smile. Breakfast was decent. The facilities are older and dated, but clean and large rooms. Great price!

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 April 2015

Very convenient to airport , It was only a few minutes away. . Airport pick up or drop off is included in rate. Hotel staff were waiting for us when we arrived. Rooms were clean and very affordable. Rooms are big and a small kitchen area . Staff were friendly helpful with regard to directions to local restaurants and stores.... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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46 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2015

I have stayed numerous times at Dos Palmas Airport. I have found the rooms to be clean, large but on a busy street and sometimes in the flight path, the best part is the friendly staff that Peter Hoffmans has placed there. The room is moderately priced for the traveler and includes breakfast, cable TV and Wi-fi. The units all... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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20 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 July 2013

This was our 2nd stay at this small airport-close hotel. The price is half what we have paid at the big chain hotels nearby, & the property is clean & charming. The rooms are not fancy, no A/C just ceiling fans, but are comfortable & include kitchenettes & front-porch rocking chairs. There's a pool and a communal bar/patio area in... More 

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Ontario, Canada
1 review
Reviewed 25 April 2013

The rooms are big and clean. Peter, the owner, can get you a great deal with car rental. The interns from Holland, Rosa and Tadzio, are friendly, polite and very helpful. In the evening, Rosa and Tadzio sat and talked with us. Lots of laughs that evening. We stayed at this hotel because it is located close to the airport.... More 

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 April 2013

This is a great little studio apartment style hotel located very close to Juan Santamaria Airport. Very cheap and quick taxi ride here, is great if you have an early flight out or late flight in. The owners and staff are from Holland and are very friendly and helpful with anything you may need. I've traveled to Costa Rica dozens... More 

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Flagstaff, Arizona
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10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 September 2012

We stayed here two nights, before flying home. Very close to the airport and right next to a casino. Clean room, Friendly people and a big breakfast. Would stay here again. The pool was small, would have used it, but the weather was cold.

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Beverwijk, The Netherlands
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25 reviews
20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 June 2012

We had a great end of our vacation at this hotel. Our room was clean and well appointed. At the end of your trip you can deliver your car at the accomodation and Dos Palmas will arrange transfer to the airport. Peter and Flor (owners) helps you with everything. The last night she called to order a pizza and drinks... More 

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  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Airport Transportation
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are located 2 minutes from the airport, we are surrounded with the most well known rent a cars, casino and good restaurants. The most of the tours to, for example Tortuguero, Vulcano Poas and the waterfall gardens starts from us. We have a free shuttle from/to the Juan Santamaria Airport, so let us pick you up and 3 minutes later you can be on your bed. Let us show it to you how we can show us our hospitality! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Dos Palmas Airport

Address: E from the International Airport 1 km, Rio Segundo, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Alajuela > Rio Segundo
Price Range: $86 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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“if you need wi-fi get a room closer to the office, otherwise the restaurant patio works fine.”
 of 5 bubbles wizardofawz, 3 Jun 2015 | Read review
“10 minutes to the airport...”
 of 5 bubbles JohnRBuller, 17 Mar 2015 | Read review
“Ask for a room as far from the street as possible.”
 of 5 bubbles annie791952, 21 Jul 2013 | Read review
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