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San Jose, Costa Rica
Reviewed 22 August 2013

Pacandé is a wonderful B&B in the heart of Alajuela. The hotel is very cozy, comfortable and within very easy walking distance of all the major sites to see in Alajuela. The staff at Pacandé is what really makes the difference. They are the most friendly hotel staff I have ever met. Breakfast is a great time to chat with...

1Thank Jordan234553
Branson, Missouri, United States
Reviewed 12 June 2013

I was a little nervous when we drove up to hotel, but was pleasantly surprised when we walked inside. It is a very cozy and typical B&B and our room was perfect (#1). The owner was super friendly and the staff were very helpful. They pointed us to a nice little bar / restaurant on the corner that served late....

1Thank Marietta H
Erlangen, Germany
Reviewed 20 March 2013

I had been to this hotel before and I loved it last time, so this trip i decide to come back, they have remodeled many things, I like the new decoration, care and cleaning are still excellent. the people who work in there help me a lot with everything, I had a small problem with my bags and they were...

3Thank Maxik42
Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 2 March 2013

Well maintained rooms. Close to Alajuela airport. Nice family hotel with good breakfast and a nice garden. Helpful staff if you want to find a restaurant, call a cab or anything else. Close to the parque central.

2Thank JulesDeau
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 21 January 2013

By far this place is miles above the backpacker hostel next door. We were so impressed to find clean comfortable rooms at a very reasonable price ($30 with shared bathroom), a great breakfast garden area and really friendly and kind staff. Everything you could wish for as a traveler...I highly recommend! Another bonus for anyone with a car is that...

2Thank HappyRTW
Reviewed 31 August 2012

My friend Evelyn and I stayed at Pacande for 4 nights in between travels to various parts of the country. Jose, Fabian and Luis welcomed us with open arms, warm smiles and were willing to help us with anything. It is such a friendly atmosphere and that's what made us keep coming back for one more night! we even cancelled...

Thank HollyLovesCostaRica
San Francisco, CA
Reviewed 12 July 2012

Our family stayed here twice, before flying out of San José international airport (SJO). It's a very short (5-10 min) cab ride from the airport, and is located in a central Alujuela. The rooms were clean and comfortable. We particularly enjoyed room 8, with it's little loft area (mind your head!), that worked we for us as we have two...

Thank Paulgg
Reviewed 25 June 2012

We arrived to the hotel, they booked for us the best tours, they kept our luggage safe while we were on tours, even for days, an exelent point as basis, 10 minutes away from the airport and the main road, just 10 minutes from San jose. We called them when we had a problem in Arenal, just as if they...

Thank daliazl
Los Angeles
Reviewed 20 June 2012

This is my second stay at this hotel. This time around I travelled with my husband and our 2 years old son. I can say only good things about Pacande - simple, but very clean rooms (we stayed at room by the kitchen, with shared bathroom), very clean bathroom (which was all to ourselves, since there were no other people...

Thank krolikv
New Delhi, India
Reviewed 6 March 2012

Hotel Pacande is clean and quiet and pretty good value for the money. But what really made it stand out for me was how nice and accomodating the staff were. I had a frantic morning dashing to and from the airport when I thought I'd left my wallet in the hotel and the staff was incredibly nice and responsive in...

Thank Kate B

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff

Additional Information about Hotel Pacande

Address: Avenida 5, calles 2 y 4, Alajuela 4050-1928, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Alajuela > Alajuela
Price Range: $56 - $102 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hotel Pacande 2.5*
Number of rooms: 10
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“Rooms 1-3 were on 1st floor near reception & courtyard and no street-facing windows.”
 of 5 bubbles X4050NYvictorias, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
“I stayed in different rooms near the back”
 of 5 bubbles experiencedtravel250, 17 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Perhaps the upstairs rooms would be less claustrophobic”
 of 5 bubbles brinlois, 9 May 2016 | Read review
“Maybe avoid the rooms directly off the central hallway.”
 of 5 bubbles peggydaly, 31 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Nice rooms for couples: 2,3. 5 and 6 great for 1 person or couple on budget. 8,9, 10 ideal for family. 8 has a spiral staircase + loft”
 of 5 bubbles 536larryp, 29 Feb 2016 | Read review
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