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Quispamsis, Canada
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Three and a half years later I returned with extended family. All seven of us! Great hotel to stay after late night arrival and three different nights of staggered departure. Arturo and his family are excellent hosts and very welcoming to their small hotel just he right distance from the airport so as not to be disturbed by the noise...

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Panama City, Panama
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Family ran hostel. Friendly staff. Approximately 8 room capacity. Near airport but no entertainment nor shopping near by. Excellent breakfast, but lunch must be requested and dinner must be ordered offsite. Transportation to and from airport on request.

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Abilene, Texas
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We had wonderful service it was very secure and say we were very pleased with it the people working there went above and beyond their call of duty. They drove us to eat dinner. They took us to the airport. One worker we t and purchased s birthday cake for my friend. Very nice indeed.

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Bothell, Washington
Reviewed 1 week ago

Santa Maria Inn was close to the airport which was great to catch an early flight and return rental car. Front desk person was very friendly and helpful, rooms were okay. Would recommend for a short stay rather than a long extended stay.

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Ricardo V, Gerente at Hotel Santa Maria Inn, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for letting us know that your experience at Santa Maria Inn was good. We try to offer a smile and a good service to every guest that stays with us. Hope to see you around some day! Thank you!

Farmington Hills, Michigan
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice clean rooms and very friendly and accommodative staff. The location is very close to the airport and they had free shuttle service however we drove there and returned our rental car so only used the inn's shuttle to get to the airport. Much better place to stay then over inflated chain airport hotel and home made hot breakfast...

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Ricardo V, Gerente at Hotel Santa Maria Inn, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for such a nice comments. This keep is mativated to keep the hard work daily with a smile to offer to every guest that stays with us. Our near location to the airport makes us a very good option for late and early flights, and with a charming rooms with good sleep and homemade...

Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

My flight arrived very late but someone from the hotel was still there to pick me up from the airport. My travel arrangements were cancelled the next day due to a storm but the staff was very helpful with trying to find out information and reschedule. There is a shared kitchenette for the guests to use and a honor system...

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Ricardo V, Gerente at Hotel Santa Maria Inn, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for sharing your experience with all of us! We are glad to know that you had a great time at our Hotel and that the service you had was full of pleasantness. This keep us motivated to keep the hard work daily, to make our guest feel at home! We hope you had a...

Mississauga
Reviewed 1 week ago

The room was nice and the location was great, near the airport. The shuttle service was on time. I was up early to catch my flight so I didn't have time for breakfast, so I can't really comment on that

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Ricardo V, Gerente at Hotel Santa Maria Inn, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for taking your time to give us a nice review. Being close to the aiport makes us a great option to stay for those late and early flights for all the people that comes to visit Costa Rica! Also, is priority for that the shuttle to the airport is always on time so every...

Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

Cozy house, good staff. Calm and peaceful. We arrived late at night so they had a food take away service (paid separetely). The transfer to airport was helpful and price-included. I recommend this hotel to stay the night before your flight!

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Ricardo V, Gerente at Hotel Santa Maria Inn, responded to this review

Dear Joana, Thank you so much for taking your time to give us a nice review! We are glad to hear that your stay with us was a good experience. We will work even harder to improve our guests' satisfaction. Hope to see you around Costa Rica again! Ricardo.

Bar Harbor, Maine
Reviewed 29 August 2016

I hesitate to make public my excellent review of the Hotel Santa Maria Inn because I want this place to remain the best kept secret in Costa Rica. I love staying here and have done so 5 times. The rooms are quiet and clean, the staff are exceptionally friendly and helpful, and the breakfast setting in the outdoor courtyard is...

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Ricardo V, Gerente at Hotel Santa Maria Inn, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you so much to taking your time to give us such a nice review. We are glad to know that you enjoyed your stay with us. We work hard to try that every guest can feel the way you do about our hotel. We will keep this way and even try to improve every single detail to...

Satellite Beach, Florida
Reviewed 11 August 2016

I enjoyed the quietness and property location close to the airport. The price was goid especially up against the big. Chains charging an arm and a leg. Breakfast was great, wifi and cable tv. It was exactly what I needed for a flight over till the next day. The friendly front desk host was Very knowledgable in helping me and...

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Dear Guest, Thank you for taking your time for give us such a nice review. Our concept is to give to our guest the best service as possible with the fair price. Great to know that your stay with us was full of pleasantness, we will continue under this concept to give to every customer our best. Hope to see...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel Santa Maria Inn located just 5 minutes away from the SJO international Airport will bring you a night full of rest and relax after or before taking a long flight. Our staff will bring you a great service with an important free airport shuttle, to and from. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Santa Maria Inn

Address: NE From the Pacific Gas Station, Rio Segundo de Alajuela, Costa Rica 800 M, Alajuela 20109, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Alajuela > Alajuela
Price Range: $74 - $96 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hotel Santa Maria Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 8
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“Family room is very spacious but you may want your own space”
 of 5 bubbles 23Rick, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Small rooms. Comfortable bed. Dated Television unit and window airconditioner. Front 2nd floor units allow for view of airport and mountain range. On a clear day can view smoking volcano. No microwave, or room refrigerator in room, but a common use area has a refrigerator, microwave and counter top for food preparation.”
 of 5 bubbles M2898GOmichaelj, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Family owned inn which is much better to support then the chain hotels. We spent 10 days in beautiful Costa Rica and stayed and ate 100% local and had a most enjoyable time.”
 of 5 bubbles TonyK719, 11 Jan 2017 | Read review
“I was upstairs - very quiet - no street noise that I noticed.”
 of 5 bubbles rogerw520, 31 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Room on second fllor facing the rear was quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles barryb258, 7 Mar 2016 | Read review
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