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Poas Lodge and Restaurant

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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good18%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“central valley”(43 reviews)
“san jose”(65 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
3.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We can highly recommend this apartment!  The new owners were extremely friendly and helpful. The food was great with big portions. The rooms are nice and clean, the bed very comfortable. Last but not least: the view from the lobby and the rooms is just...More

Thank Johanna P
Response from PoasLodge, Owner at Poas Lodge and RestaurantResponded 1 week ago

What an incredible review! Thank you so much for your kind words. We appreciate you choosing our Lodge and do hope that you will come back and see us!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed with our 8 year old daughter for 3 nights over New Years. The hotel is family friendly with a games room downstairs. The food was beautiful and we loved the tomato soup with avocado and the strawberry salad. The plus for us was...More

Thank Creamteaqueen2014
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited with my husband December 12, 2017 for one night. We wanted to visit Poas Volcano but it was still closed. The lodge is not a hotel, it is a simple lodge built onto the side of the hillside at the end of the road...More

Thank Victoria M
Response from PoasLodge, Owner at Poas Lodge and RestaurantResponded 4 weeks ago

Victoria, thank you so much for your fantastic review. We are so glad you stayed with us as we so enjoyed your company! We definitely hope you will come back to see us again in the future! Keep in touch!

Reviewed 28 November 2017

This is a very nice location. The rooms have a beautifull view. Nice coffemaking facilities. Restaurant has also nice view and food and drinks are great. Staff was very nice. Would stay here again, but check if the Poas Vulcan is open. The poas vulcano...More

Thank JBHolland
Response from PoasLodge, Owner at Poas Lodge and RestaurantResponded 30 November 2017

Thank you for much for your review! We really appreciate you staying with us and certainly hope you will come back and see us again. Matthew and Leah

Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

The owners of this hotel are not from Costa Rica, even they haven't eaten here before, because they served a "typical dish" which was curry rice, very spiced, with beans instead of frijoles. We also tried a soup with rice, potatoes, carrots and very very...More

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Response from PoasLodge, Owner at Poas Lodge and RestaurantResponded 25 November 2017

Thanks for taking time to send your opinion. I’m sorry you found the meal not to your liking. Guilty as charged on not being Ticos (we proudly hail from Texas) and you are correct... you can’t go wrong with the burger- people seem to love...More

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Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
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Bar/Lounge
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US$71 - US$85 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$71 - US$85 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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kmissy
24 March 2016|
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Response from PoasLodge | Property representative |
No shuttle service from from Poas lodge. You can hire a local driver or you can take the bus from Poas lodge to alajuela to la fortuna.
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boorehn
26 January 2016|
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Response from PoasLodge | Property representative |
Sorry, because we are very small and all guests will be asleep, we cannot accommodate arrivals after 10p.m. It would be wise to stay close the airport with an arrival time that early in the morning.
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"In the hotel itself if the weather is colder"
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"we enjoyed the little sitting area with the view in the king room."
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"No bad rooms. All have a view of the valley."
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"Contact them with what you need/want as there are quick to respond and we were very pleased with all their..."
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