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Hotel California

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  • Average16%
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Free Wifi
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All reviewsthe main roadcosta ricahappy hournational parkquiet at nightair conditioninggreat poolstayed here for two nightshotel is locatedtiti monkeysroom was spaciousocean viewtour guideincluded breakfastcoffee makerfresh fruitsteep hill
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Reviewed January 3, 2017

The price was overvalued, there are several other options with much cheaper and more clean than this hotel. The rooms were old and not clean. The beds were noisy. There is an unpleasant smell in the room. The breakfast was only pinnable and watermelon plus...More

1  Thank Omar A
Response from Hotel C, Gerente at Hotel CaliforniaResponded January 19, 2017

We are sorry you had a bad experience. Reviewing your reservation, we see you were in a low occupation day when we were making improvements to the pool. Actually your rate was for a Standar room and you received an upgrade to Deluxe for the...More

Reviewed December 28, 2016

We had an amazing room with a view of the ocean and ate there on the first night and enjoyed the food, too. Only minus point was the breakfast buffet is only fruits, wonder bread type toast and coffee and you have to order anything...More

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Response from Hotel C, Gerente at Hotel CaliforniaResponded January 19, 2017

Thanks so much for your kind words. We strive to give the best service possible. New management is working hard to achieve this.

Reviewed December 26, 2016

If you have to walk up to it be prepared, it is a hike!! Hotel needs upgrades but offers gorgeous view. Breakfast was slow but adequate and the squirrel monkeys visit made up for the wait. Room was spacious and quiet. Balcony pleasant.

1  Thank Michele M
Response from Hotel C, Gerente at Hotel CaliforniaResponded January 19, 2017

Thanks for your words. We will take it into consideration. New management is working hard to improve various areas of the hotel.

Reviewed December 26, 2016

I was very impressed with my stay here. I had been a study abroad student in Costa Rica for four months, and my mom had came to visit for a week. I was nervous about her coming to see the life I had lived because...More

2  Thank Kyle T
Response from Hotel C, Gerente at Hotel CaliforniaResponded January 19, 2017

Thanks so much Kyle. We also enjoyed having you here. You know the way back! ;)

Reviewed December 14, 2016

Hotel is located around 150 meters from the main street and acces to the hotel is unpaved. it is 3 min from Quepos and Manuel Antonio National Park. Hotel staff is really kind and willing to make your stay as comfortable as they can. Rooms...More

1  Thank Arturo L
Response from Hotel C, Gerente at Hotel CaliforniaResponded January 19, 2017

Mr. Arturo, thanks so much for your kind words. We will continue to work hard to keep improving.

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Pool
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Laundry Service
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Air Conditioning
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Outdoor pool
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US$72 - US$217 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$72 - US$217 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
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June 19, 2017|
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Response from Kerry H | Reviewed this property |
Nearest beach I think it by Manuel Antonio national park and there are lots of buses from the main road. Hope that helps.
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jeanneinnj
March 21, 2017|
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Thanks a lot for your interest in our property. We are 5 km away. 5 to 10 minutes by car.
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