We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Sponsored by:
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
2017-12-31 2018-01-01
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Cuesta Arriba Hotel

    150 meters North From La Lora Amarilla, Santa Teresa 5361, Costa Rica
    Save
    Lowest prices for your stay
    2017-12-31 2018-01-01
    Are these your travel dates?
    TripAdvisor uses this information to find you the lowest prices for your stay.
    Traveller (63)
    Pool & Beach (17)
    Room & Suite (14)
    Overview
    • Excellent72%
    • Very good19%
    • Average7%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “the owners” (31 reviews)
    “private room” (11 reviews)
    “costa rica” (28 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Laundry Service
    Breakfast included
    Restaurant
    2.0 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
    Rooms
    Dec 31Jan 1
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    Show Available Rooms
    Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 0 partner sites to see rooms from .
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Santa Teresa hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","VISA_SPONSORSHIP_WEB","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","META_AIR","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "cbb01a83ed364d38b3c9550b0288f013", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":1202336,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":31,"month":12,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":1,"month":1,"year":2018},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":-1,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"cbb01a83ed364d38b3c9550b0288f013","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":0,"lowestMetaPrice":0,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":0,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":true,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":-1,"lowestMetaPrice":-1,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":-1,"hotelName":"Cuesta Arriba Hotel","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6ImNiYjAxYTgzZWQzNjRkMzhiM2M5NTUwYjAyODhmMDEzIiwiQUlLIjoiM2Y4NzllYzNiYWM4NDFhNDkwNzJkODI0YWEzYjg4M2IifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": false, "metaAvailability": false, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "31/12/2017", "checkOut": "01/01/2018", "lowestPrice": null, "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","moduleList":["handler"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{}},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","moduleList":[],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
    Write a ReviewReviews (248)
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language

    1 - 5 of 187 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    This hotel meets your basic needs for a place to sleep and shower. It is quite a far walk from the city centre, about 45 minutes. However, the beach is close by and you can walk along the beach to get to the city centre...More

    Thank aeinarson
    Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

    Cuesta Arriba is truly an incredible place! It was excellent when I first visited 8 years ago and is even better now!!! When a place is run with love and care it truly reflects! Not only are the rooms comfortable, clean, fairly priced and well...More

    1  Thank pudgyrocks
    Response from Cuesta A, Owner at Cuesta Arriba HotelResponded 7 November 2017

    Wow!!! thank you for posting such a nice review!!! We are happy to see you and other return guest coming back to the hotel. That is the energy that pushes us to keep doing what we do best. We hope to see you again sometime...More

    Reviewed 12 October 2017

    I stayed about 3 weeks ago, and only just realised I'd left my passport and some money under the mattress in the room. Within 5 minutes Martin and Barbara had found them and kept them safe for me to pick up. As for the hotel,...More

    1  Thank ludders80
    Response from Cuesta A, Owner at Cuesta Arriba HotelResponded 7 November 2017

    Thank you for your review. Pura Vida! Martin Cuesta Arriba Hotel

    Reviewed 9 October 2017

    Stayed here for a week and it was perfect. The staff were beyond helpful and accommodating, assisting us with surf lesson booking, answering all our questions, and the owner even drew us a map of where to go with our rented ATV. The pool was...More

    1  Thank Carolyn A
    Response from Cuesta A, Owner at Cuesta Arriba HotelResponded 7 November 2017

    Thank you for your excellent review! We are happy to know that you had a great time. Hope to see you again on your visit to Costa Rica!!! Pura Vida Martin Cuesta Arriba Hotel

    Reviewed 18 September 2017

    Extremely friendly and accommodating service, lovely well-kept rooms, a very nice small swimming pool, well-located along the main strip in Santa Elena (but not so close to the commercial center that it's noisy).

    Thank Matthew M
    Response from Cuesta A, Owner at Cuesta Arriba HotelResponded 7 November 2017

    Hola! Thank you for your nice words and excellent review! Hope to see you again on your next visit to Costa Rica! Pura Vida Martin Cuesta Arriba Hotel

    Hotel Tropico Latino
    589 reviews
    #2 of 27 hotels in Santa Teresa
    2 km
     
    Barcelo Tambor
    1,536 reviews
    #2 of 6 hotels in Tambor
    19.4 km
     
    Casa MarBella
    515 reviews
    #1 of 27 hotels in Santa Teresa
    2.4 km
     
    Otro Lado Lodge and Restaurant
    335 reviews
    #6 of 27 hotels in Santa Teresa
    0.07 km
     
    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$27 - US$81 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 12
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Expedia, Travelocity, Orbitz, Priceline, Hotels.com, HostelWorld and Agoda so you can book your Cuesta Arriba Hotel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Puntarenas >
    • Santa Teresa
    • Also Known As
    • Cuesta Arriba Bed And Breakfast Hostel ,
    • Cuesta Arriba Hotel Santa Teresa ,
    • Cuesta Arriba Hotel Costa Rica/Santa Teresa
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (63)
    Pool & Beach (17)
    Room & Suite (14)
    Dining (5)
    Hotel & Grounds (52)
    Bathroom (1)
    Nearby
    Sponsored by:
    Nearby HotelsSee all 27 hotels in Santa Teresa
    Otro Lado Lodge and Restaurant
    335 reviews
    .07 km away
     
    Hotel Tropico Latino
    589 reviews
    2.05 km away
     
    Casa MarBella
    515 reviews
    2.38 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    Burger Rancho
    766 reviews
    .93 km away
    Chicken Joe's
    281 reviews
    .99 km away
    al chile viola
    300 reviews
    .48 km away
    Pronto Italian Street Food
    144 reviews
    .45 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Del Soul Surf School
    366 reviews
    .42 km away
    Pura Vida Surfers
    152 reviews
    .63 km away
    Costa Rica Surf & SUP
    160 reviews
    .07 km away
    Zuma Tours
    23 reviews
    .51 km away
    Ask a question
    Questions & Answers
    David J
    18 February 2017|
    AnswerShow all 3 answers
    Response from Cuesta A | Property representative |
    Hola, we are located on the main road 100mts from the Santa Teresa beach, just a 2 minute walk away.
    1
    Vote
    Room Tips
    "The cheapest rooms I stayed in (nearest to the reception desk) are currently being renovated, so may be a..."
    Read review
    "The private room was great"
    Read review
    ""loft" rooms with king-sized bed are great"
    Read review
    "top floor grand private room"
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing