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Cala Inn Bed & Breakfast Hotel

west side of the Juan Santamaria Park, Alajuela 506, Costa Rica
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Toronto
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22 reviews 22 reviews
14 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

Clean room with fan, tv and clean shared bath for $32 (double). Ask for inside room (Poas) for less street noise. Friendly helpful owner. Breakfast included. Right downtown Alajuela. Close to airport ($5-6 for a taxi).

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Hradec Kralove, Czech Republic
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35 reviews 35 reviews
21 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

We stayd only 3/4 of night before flying early in the morning. Quit hotel (room not to street), value for money, only several minutes from the airport. I do not avaluate breakfast as we left earlier. also suitable to stay just after arriving - 24h desk.

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Los Angeles, California
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

We weren't really expecting much from this hotel. To start, it looks nothing like the photos (we got a queen room). The room was ok and noise is to be expected, our only problem was with the hotel entry. To get into the hotel, you have to buzz the gate. This apparently rings throughout the whole hotel. My friend and... More 

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Montreal, Canada
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

Dear fellow travelers, I arrived at the Cala Inn in Alajuela on November 30th, 2014, in the afternoon. I paid $13 for the dorm room immediately on arrival. A few hours later, I heard guests discussing a noise the previous night with the employee. Apparently a loud alarm in the store beneath the guest house had started at midnight and... More 

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Montreal, Canada
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

I stayed in the hotel for one night because of its proximity to the airport. The hotel is on a main street in Alajuela and it can be very noisy. It is however close to Alejuela's center. Another nice feature is that someone stays in the front desk 24h a day

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

The hotel was generally clean and the sheets were also clean.We booked a double room with shared bathroom for 28 dollars for this period of the year and we expected to see a double bed.Instead we had two single beds for the room but since it was our last night it was ok.The very positive think is the breakfast which... More 

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Northampton, United Kingdom
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60 reviews 60 reviews
16 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

Free wifi Rooms small, but the rates are cheap. Clean bathrooms, although the shower could have been better. Very helpful staff. Good central location in town, but still only 5-10 mins from airport. Lounge - public area, with street front balcony. Kitchen available. Surprisingly quiet considering there's a main road outside. Ask for a back room (e.g. one named "MONTE... More 

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Playa Matapalo, Costa Rica
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3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

I rate this 4 stars based off of the price paid and the value. If you need a place to stay a day or two before you fly out, this is a great stop. Excellent location as you can walk to anywhere in town and you have 2 great parks to hang out in. We tried booking online (I think... More 

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Detroit, Michigan
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

We needed a place to sleep/stay for literally 7 hours. Arrived at the airport after midnight, and sure enough, they were ready to receive us upon arrival (sigh of relief). It was clean enough. Breakfast was good. A piece of the roof, however, right above our heads was blowing and banging in the wind of the storm early in the... More 

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Georgia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

It was $40 a night for a double with a private bath, so we didn't expect much. It was clean & comfortable, & most of the time the fan was adequate, in spite of the heat & humidity. Most of the people (notably the owners) were very friendly & helpful. We also felt safe here.

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