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Hotel La Guaria Inn & Suites

225 Este Parque, Alajuela, Costa Rica
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We got stuck with this hotel because we went to Hotel Aeropuerto and it was full. The lady there said this hotel was just as nice and recommended it. Big mistake! It was not comparable AT ALL. First of all its in a very sketchy neighborhood and you don't want to be walking around after dark. The room was $88... More 

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Littleton, Colorado
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a simple clean hotel. my family and i stay her every visit it is close to the airport the staff is always very nice and helpful it is also close to town and has a pool for the kids. they also serve breakfast daily.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

II booked my room at La Guaria to stay for a night before going to the airport early in the morning. The hotel is perfect for that. It’s aa 5 minute drive there. After being referred to La Guaria by my favourite BnB Melrost who didn’t have rooms available I booked La Guaria before reading all the reviews here at... More 

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Rutherford, New Jersey
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

Stayed for one night to be able to quickly get to the airport the following morning. My first impression was great, as the woman working the desk was very kind and helpful. It was very convenient to the airport. However, there is really not much to do in walking distance from the hotel, so it is not very good to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

Very nice room and the staff are incredibly friendly and helpfull! They helped us a lot with planning our trip in Costa Rica. I don't understand where all the low grades here come from (Maybe the reason has been fixed by now) but I had a very nice stay!

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Falls Church, Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Like other reviewers, we were steered here by our taxi driver. Unlike some, we were quite pleased with the accommodations, location, consideration by staff and price. This was at the end of our trip, spent on the Caribbean coast, so it was quite posh by immediately previous standards. We had a day to walk around the neighborhood, by the Cathedral... More 

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Orlando, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

I regularly travel from Costa Rica to the States. The hotel I usually stay at was closed down so the taxi driver took me to La Guaria Inn. I was pleasantly pleased. The Managers are very nice and professional. The hotel room was large, clean, and same with the bathrooms. The breakfast served is more than adequate. Beautiful pool area.... More 

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New Castle, Indiana, Usa
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2014 via mobile

If there were a rating below 1, I would give it. I would rather sleep on the street than in this hotel another night. It is loud, dirty and unacceptable. The front desk people were very nice, raising the score from a negative number to the lowest possible rating. We are well traveled and easy to please, but this hotel... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2014

We arrived in San Jose excited about the grand hotel we had reserved. Our taxi driver told us he would not take his kids there because of what goes on at night so he recommended another hotel closer to the airport. So we trusted the driver who seemed honest and genuinely concerned. Well, another one bites the dust. The 'hotel'... More 

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Playa Hermosa, Costa Rica
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

Expat here. Thanks to Nature Air Airline changing hub airports I having stayed here once before, and had a very good experience ,decided to return. I had called ahead about 2 weeks before. When I arrived the had me down a day before. They did have a room that I stayed in. Now I kind of wished they didn't! Seems... More 

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