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Hotel Villa Los Candiles

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From Mas Por Menos, 350m. East, 25m. South, 250m, East, Santa Ana, Costa Rica
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San Jose, Costa Rica
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51 reviews
7 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015 via mobile

I went to drop off my cousin there and the place was lovely. I spoke to the daughter of the owner, she is in charge of marketing, lovely person and very accomodating. The room was very spacious, as well as the bathroom. Great amenities and for the price it was a steal. It felt like apartments. I loved it.

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78 reviews
62 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015 via mobile

The Hotel is actually in a pretty good Location. Rooms are simple but nice, beds are small! The Pool is also very small. They also have a construction going on right now wich is very loud and everything but peaceful. The Owner was very rude , and did not speak English , speaking to her u never know if she... More 

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1 Thank Colin W
General Manager H, Gerente at Hotel Villa Los Candiles, responded to this review

Mr. Colin, Your reservation at Hotel Villa Los Candiles was made for a Standard Room for 2 people even though you had 3 people in the room. At your arrival, you payed for one night in full and the next day you payed for a percentage of the room for the second night claiming your documents and money had been... More 

Bloomer, Wisconsin
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21 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

The place is kept clean and the beds are comfortable. It nice to have a small kichenette and living room area with a pull out sofa (although one of the two rooms we had just had a regular sofa). The bathrooms and showers were all very nice, but the plumbing at the place was pretty bad and not up to... More 

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1 Thank Craig A
General Manager H, Gerente at Hotel Villa Los Candiles, responded to this review

Hello Craig, We appreciate you taking the time to write a comment about our hotel. We are sorry you had a bad experience with our plumbing utilities. We do take all of your comments into consideration and have since worked on these issues in order to ensure a pleasant stay for our clients. Once again, we would like to apologize... More 

Johns Creek, Georgia
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9 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

It is hard to find a good place for a family like ours while traveling. We go to Costa Rica often as my wife is from there and I do quite a bit of business there, so we need good places to stay. We've struggled with that since our first son was born in 2013, and this time we were... More 

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1 Thank Adam S
17185007, Manager at Hotel Villa Los Candiles, responded to this review

Adam, We are happy to hear you had a good stay at our hotel and would be happy to help you with anything you need during your future stays. We will be inaugurating our new installations very soon and hope to improve our services and amenities to better serve our customers. Thank you for you comments. -Management More 

Wilmington, North Carolina, United States
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7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015 via mobile

The hotel was amazing clean!! My suite was on the second floor but sorry view. The room had a kitchenette with a microwave, no stove and a medium size refrigerator. There was dishware, silverware and glasses but no pots. The living room had a full size pullout couch and access to a balcony with a sliding door( draw back no... More 

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1 Thank Denise S
17185007, Gerente at Hotel Villa Los Candiles, responded to this review

Thank you for your comment. At Hotel Villa Los Candiles we constantly strive to improve our accomodations and services. In a few months we will be opening our new facilities with a restaurant, a designer store and more rooms. We hope to see you back soon. More 

Guatemala City, Guatemala
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8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

The facilities are great, the rooms big and comfortable and every single person who works here is super friendly and helpful. Like all of Costa Rica that we have seen so far the neighborhood feels safe, there are restaurants and super markets within walking distance, public transport and the weather is perfect to use the cute little pool they have... More 

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17185007, Gerente at Hotel Villa Los Candiles, responded to this review

Thank you for your comment. We are glad to hear you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you back soon. In a few months we will open our new facilities to provide our guests with a restaurant, a design store and more rooms. Our team will be happy to assist you on your next trip to Costa Rica. More 

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11 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015 via mobile

The staff is super friendly and helpful. For the price, you can't beat this hotel for value. It is about 20 mins from the airport and is located in a suburb. The rooms we clean and the wifi was far superior than all the places I have stayed in Costa Rica. Nothing fancy here, but clean and convenient.

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Thank Mark H
17185007, Manager at Hotel Villa Los Candiles, responded to this review

Hello Mark, We are glad to hear you enjoyed your stay at our hotel. We hope to see you back again soon! -Management More 

Santa Ana, Costa Rica
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29 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

We stayed for a week here and it was quite pleasant. The staff was very nice and accommodating and the overall experience was were repeating. I recommend Los Candiles wholeheartedly as it was quiet, breakfast was quite sufficient, and the room/villa was comfortable. i would have preferred to have a television in the living room area as well, but not... More 

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1 Thank Eric G
17185007, Owner at Hotel Villa Los Candiles, responded to this review

Eric, Thank you for your comment. We are happy to hear you enjoyed your stay at our hotel. During this 2015, we will be inaugurating a new hotel area that will help us to provide better services for our clients. We will be opening a new restaurant area, new rooms and a gift shop. We would like to thank you... More 

Heidelberg, Germany
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126 reviews
28 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014 via mobile

Stayed one night here before going back. The hotel is clean, secure and the rooms are spacious. Free parking is provided. The area is ok, but if you want to go to dinner, the way is around 1.5 km. We can recommend this place for anyone looking for a airport related stay.

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Thank Oliver B
17185007, Manager at Hotel Villa Los Candiles, responded to this review

Hello Oliver, Thank you for your comments. We would love to see you return to Hotel Villa Los Candiles and would be happy to help you find a few more commercial areas around the hotel with great restaurants and other activities. Guiselle Salazar - Manager and Owner More 

Ciudad Cortes, Costa Rica
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16 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

I've spent more than 10 nights at the Villa Los Candiles. It's an all suite hotel and the ground floor rooms offer charming, safe, walled backyards with comfortable furnishings. The hotel itself is small, quaint, modern, immaculate, friendly and all rooms have a separate sitting area, eating area and a small kitchen. Suites have separate bedrooms. The bathrooms are spacious... More 

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17185007, Gerente at Hotel Villa Los Candiles, responded to this review

We are pleased to know you enjoyed your stay at Hotel Villa los Candiles. We continue working on improving our services and the hotel amenities. We hope to serve you again soon! More 

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