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.

Vista Linda Montana

Tambor Tuetal norte, 1.5km oeste de la iglesia, Alajuela 20101, Costa Rica
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 1 more site!
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Vista Linda Montana
Professional photos View all
Browse nearby
Vista Linda Montana
Vista Linda Montana
Vista Linda Montana
Write a Review

245 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    181
    50
    8
    5
    1
See reviews for
31
127
29
4
Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (9)
Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (245)
  • Mar-May only
    (72)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (54)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (43)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (76)
All months
Boston, Massachusetts
Contributor
16 reviews 16 reviews
7 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I stayed at this hotel as a final place to stay before flying home from Costa Rica the following day. So proximity to the airport was important for us (hotel is 10-15 minutes drive away). The owner & manager warmly greeted us when we arrived and the manager (from Germany) graciously helped us with our bags to... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Everything was wonderful in this hotel, but what really touched me about here wasn't just the rooms and the facilities(which were excellent) It was the staff. We spent our first night and last night in Costa Rica here. We chose this location due to its proximity to the airport and Poas National Park. When we arrived to the hotel we... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Hong Kong, China
Top Contributor
97 reviews 97 reviews
74 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

I stayed here for 2 nights and had a truly relaxing time. After many weeks of travel, this was the perfect place with epic views into the mountains and forests and well away from the city buzz of Alajuela. A really cool place to stay and the owner Renate is very welcoming and cares about the place. The rooms are... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Staunton, Virginia
Senior Contributor
43 reviews 43 reviews
14 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

Breakfast was VERY simple bread with one piece of butter and cheese, some fruit that included small servings of watermelon, banana, pineapple. The patio was really neat, and take some time to enjoy the grounds. They speak just a little English, but why should they? They spoke enough to communicate. A little hard to find, but so is everything in... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
San Francisco, California, United States
Contributor
14 reviews 14 reviews
11 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

We stayed one night in this hotel (though had planned to stay 2-3). The room was spacious and very clean, with good air conditioning and a nice sitting area, and the hostess was very kind. It was a good value, but not a great one. The hotel itself is quite far away from town or any attractions and it doesn't... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Cleveland, Ohio
Top Contributor
53 reviews 53 reviews
14 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

We stayed here for one night on our first night in Costa Rica. We had the room on the second floor with the patio that stretched the entire length of the building and the view was absolutely breathtaking! Our room itself was very large (it is supposed to be a family suite) and the room was clean. the bathroom was... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Grand Junction, Colorado
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

Plain but comfortable rooms. Lovely view and helpful German owners arranged our car rental and the car was brought to the hotel. Fresh fruit and toast for breakfast. I would definitely stay here again if getting in to San Jose in the evening.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Rehovot, Israel
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
8 hotel reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2014

We stayed for two nights at Vista Linda Montana as a starting point to our Costa-Rica tour. The B&B organized for us transportation from the airport - it took about 20 min. The room we got (first floor) was spacious and clean, including a safe box. The WiFi coverage was better in the public areas than in the room. Breakfast... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Sunnyvale, California
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

The hotel is beautiful with very nice view, flowers, have hammock, some animals in cage. Rooms are nice, have ventilator, but no air conditioner, nice bathroom. Breakfast is ok: bread with one piece of butter and cheese, fruits one small piece of each: watermelon, banana, pineapple, coffee. When we were ready to pay, the credit card machine doesn't work, need... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Toronto, Canada
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2014

We stayed here for two days at the end of 10 days wonderful days in Costa Rica. Although we got in quite late, around 7:00 p.m. we were still able to get some dinner. It is a safe property, quiet, nice dinner ($12), with wine and beer being available. For breakfast we asked if we could get fried eggs as... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question
Owners: What's your side of the story?
Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.
Manage your listing

Been to Vista Linda Montana? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Vista Linda Montana

Address: Tambor Tuetal norte, 1.5km oeste de la iglesia, Alajuela 20101, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Alajuela > Alajuela
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 8
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Booking.com, Priceline and Odigeo so you can book your Vista Linda Montana reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Vista Linda Montana Hotel Alajuela
Vista Linda Montana Costa Rica/Alajuela

102 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (71)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (24)
Viewed
View from room (19)
Viewed
Room/suite (2)
Viewed
Dining (4)
Viewed
Other (22)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (31)
Viewed
View from room (2)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (2)
Viewed
Room/suite (1)
Viewed
Other (26)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay