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1915 Hotel

Downtown Alajuela, Alajuela, Costa Rica
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1915 Hotel
Ranked #8 of 29 hotels in Alajuela
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Aurora, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed there for 2 nights and liked it. Conveniently located in downtown Alajuela, bus terminals and several inexpensive restaurants within walking distance, less than 10 minutes by taxi (3,000 colones) to Juan Santamaria airport. Not the cheapest option in Alajuela, but well worth the money - clean spacious rooms, comfortable beds, quality plumbing and great cook-to-order breakfast. One warning though... More

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19 reviews 19 reviews
11 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed 2 different nights at this hotel before flying out in the morning. Both stays were just great. A $6.00 cab fare to the airport after a night with a clean room, good bed, hot shower and breakfast to boot unless you're leaving very early. Wonderful hospitality letting us use their telephone, allowing us to store our luggage after checkout.... More

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Orlando, Florida
14 reviews 14 reviews
6 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

I've stayed here two different times with a mission team. The first was in for one night in 2010. The second was for a week in 2011. Both were in July. The hotel is wonderful. The rooms are very comfortable, bathrooms are clean and have hot showers. The indoor common areas are tucked in different areas of the hotel, so... More

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Portland, Oregon
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

Really enjoyed staying at 1915 Hotel. The old Spanish decor was lovely. Staff were incredibly helpful -- let us store our suitcases overnight, let me use their phone to make a call. We had a suite with a balcony overlooking the roofs down to the square and distant San Jose -- beautiful view. There was off street parking for our... More

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Madison, Wisconsin, United States
11 reviews 11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2014

We had a lovely night's stay here, relaxing in the comfortable lounges filled with sofas, elegant side tables, and lush, green plantings inside the lounge. Our room was comfortable too, (though not spacious by American standards, ....the "queen" bed was what I would call a double). The elegant bed had the most comfortable mattress of the 3 hotels we stayed... More

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Vancouver, Canada
5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014

We stayed here on our last night in Costa Rica and were delightfully surprised by the old world classic beauty of the hotel. Our room and bathroom was clean, and very comfortable. There was even a little fridge for our use. We had to leave too early for a proper breakfast but still we were given fruit, fruit juice (... More

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Vancouver Island
Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
15 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2014

Nice, clean hotel with a couple of lounge areas. Included is a lovely breakfast. Within walking distance to banks, stores, restaurants, pharmecies and a really nice park to people watch. Felt safe here. We would stay here again.

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Philadelphia, PA
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128 reviews 128 reviews
44 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2014

This is a very comfortable and inexpensive hotel a block from the central cathedral. Breakfast is included, and it is very delicious. This hotel was the home of the owner, her parents, and her grandparents. I would highly recommend this hotel if you are in Alejuela. The doors are locked at all times, so it is very safe.

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Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
6 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2013

Literally 5 minutes from airport- great place to stay to avoid san jose city if u are moving on the next day. Stayed here on first and last night in costa rica. Good basic room, hot hot shower, good breakfast that conveniently starts at 6 am for early flights. Nice boutique interiors with lots of common areas - is a... More

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Jay, New York
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2013

From the outside, this small hotel looks like any other business building in Alajuela...it's pretty much a wall with a door at one end. Go inside and the view changes: It is an historic, charming old place, filled with lovely carved antique furniture. The staff was friendly and helpful, and the breakfast was delicious. The location is just a short... More

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Additional Information about 1915 Hotel

Also Known As:
1915 Hotel Alajuela
1915 Hotel Costa Rica/Alajuela
Address: Downtown Alajuela, Alajuela, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Alajuela > Alajuela
Hotel Style:
#3 Romantic Hotel in Alajuela
#9 Family Hotel in Alajuela

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