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Hotel Desire Costa Rica

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Overview
Santa Barbara, San Jose 10109 Costa Rica See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
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Reviewed December 10, 2017 via mobile

We booked here because we wanted a nudist stay. It was very quiet and there were only two other couples on the resort during the week. The staff is great and the grounds are awesome and the view is wonderful but...the owner needs to get...More

10  Thank Rd M
Reviewed May 23, 2017

Nice quiet get away above San Jose. We got room 105 like everybody recommends and got to the hotel after dark and the view of the lights of San Jose down below was breath taking! Our room was very clean everyday as were the hotel...More

1  Thank ozark2017
Reviewed April 15, 2017

Enjoyed our stay. We were there during the off season and loved running around enjoying nature and meeting all the travellers. Felt like kids again. No it's not a 5 star luxury resort, but who wants that when you have a chance to meet people...More

1  Thank DearDick
Reviewed August 13, 2015

How did this place get so many decent reviews? I could not believe by the shape of the road that my map program was taking me to the right address. There was no one in the office when we arrived. We had to go find...More

10  Thank DanVGainesville_FL
Response from john0123, Manager at Hotel Desire Costa RicaResponded December 24, 2015

We are sorry that you did not enjoy your stay with us.We have no control over the roads of Costa Rica,this is a government issue.There is 3 roads leading to the hotel and all GPS's pick the shortest way to the hotel.That road is the...More

Reviewed March 3, 2015 via mobile

We had the best view of San Jose Valley, after one week on the beach we decide to explore other part of this beautiful country. Hotel Desire Costa Rica is located close to many tours, we did white water rafting, volcanoes and waterfalls. Again the...More

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Description
Hotel Desire Costa Rica is an All Inclusive, Lifestyle,Clothing optional ADULT/COUPLES ONLY Resort in Santa Barbara, overlooking the valley of San Jose and 20 minutes from the airport.It is for couples that ...More do not have to be nude and that are not offended by nudity. Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Room Service
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Concierge
Minibar
Non-Smoking Hotel
Hotel Style
Spa
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
Hotel Style
Spa
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
Number of rooms
14
Location
Costa Rica > Province of San Jose > San Jose Metro > San Jose
Hotel Style
Spa
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
Number of rooms
14
Location
Costa Rica > Province of San Jose > San Jose Metro > San Jose
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Traveller (51)
Room & Suite (25)
Pool & Beach (5)
Dining (2)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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"Get room 105 the honeymoon suite"
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"Do not stay here!!!"
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"if you can afford, book in a room with valley view."
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"Room in the same building where is restaurant. All rooms are quiet"
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