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    Pura Vida Hotel

    Tuetal Sur | 4km North of SJO International Airport, Alajuela 20102, Costa Rica
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    1 room
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      2 adults
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        0 children
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          US$79
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          Overview
          • Excellent84%
          • Very good10%
          • Average2%
          • Poor1%
          • Terrible1%
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          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Non-Smoking Hotel
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          Private Balcony
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          Reviewed 8 March 2012

          We spent the last 3 days of our month long vacation to Costa Rica at Pura Vida, and it was all good. We want to say thanks to Berni for getting up early in the morning ( 4am ) to call for a taxi and...More

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          Reviewed 3 March 2012

          For the second year we stayed at Pura Vida on our way to and from Costa Rica, and even stayed extra days to take day trips. You can see volcanoes (Poas or Irazu), the fabulous Lankester Gardens--and then go around and appreciate the gardens right...More

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          Reviewed 3 March 2012

          We stayed at Pura Vida at the beginning and end of our trip. Since we were two couples traveling together, we stayed in the two bedroom, two bath, Katydid Casita. It was comfortable, clean, and attractive with fresh flowers in every room. Bernie, the owner,...More

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          Reviewed 29 February 2012

          We stayed at this hotel the day we arrived for our CR vacation and the day before we left due to its proximity to the airport. The proprietor and staff were excellent, very willing to help with all our arrangements including car rental, taxi service...More

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          Reviewed 28 February 2012

          We stayed at Pura Vida Hotel the night before we left Costa Rica. First, it's located very close to the airport. I would recommend it to anyone looking for a place to stay when they arrive or before they leave San Jose. It's a bit...More

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          About
          Awards & Recognition
          Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
          Certificate of Excellence
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Restaurant
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Airport Transportation
          • Breakfast included
          • Laundry Service
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Room amenities
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Things to do
          • Restaurant
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$88 - US$152 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Room types
          • Kitchenette ,
          • Suites ,
          • Family Rooms ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 6
          • Reservation Options
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          • Location
          • Costa Rica >
          • Province of Alajuela >
          • Alajuela
          • Also Known As
          • Pura Vida Alajuela ,
          • Hotel Pura Vida ,
          • Pura Vida Hotel Costa Rica/Alajuela
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          Traveller (433)
          Room & Suite (135)
          Dining (85)
          Pool & Beach (1)
          Hotel & Grounds (251)
          Bathroom (6)
          Family and Play Areas (1)
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Maddmatt2
          I read in the fine print that children under 7 are not allowed except with a note from their teacher. If I get a note can I bring my 5 year old?
          3 November 2016|
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          Response from alajuelanorth | Property representative |
          Hello, Perhaps . . . what will the teacher be saying? Berni
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          algol123
          I can't access the hotel website. The message I get is "Sorry, access to our website has been blocked for your region." Why? I'm in Europe!
          20 October 2015|
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          Response from alajuelanorth | Property representative |
          Hi we are the Pura Vida Hotel - the website is puravidahotel . com - there is no problem viewing the web site anywhere that we know? You can email us directly at info @ puravidahotel . com if you are still having problems... More
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          Nancy R
          Hi Frederic3030, Thank you for your review; I am planing to go to Alajuela in the next couple of weeks and this is very helpful. You are refering to the Pura Vida Hotel right? not the Pura Vida Resort and Yoga Spa...is this correct? Thank you.
          11 May 2015|
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          Response from BKandCB | Reviewed this property |
          Yes, it's the Pura Vida hotel that I reviewed. Bernie and Nhi are the owners and the nicest people. If you want dinner, you have make those arrangements in advance; Nhi is a fabulous chef!
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          Room Tips
          "Most all rooms are casitas so they have lots of privacy"
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          "Orchid Suite does not have a table; must do any laptop work from the bed with laptop in your lap (duh!)"
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          "Ther are some lovely rooms and would recommend both the Volcano and Rainforest rooms . Especillay the former..."
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          "Ear plugs useful ANY WHERE in Costa Rica with motorcycles, etc. They provide. I never use however."
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