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Hotel Casa Tago

calle 3 avenida 2 | 75 este del antiguo seguro, Alajuela 506, Costa Rica
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Ranked #11 of 53 Alajuela B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2013
beckes_mc Ingelheim, Germany
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Ingelheim, Germany
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2013 via mobile

unfortunately we didn't sleep at the hotel, because something went wrong with the reservation and the hotel was fully booked. constanza was extremely friendly and organized another nice hotel for us. thank you very much for your help and the friendly way you treat your customers ;-) i hope we can come back soon...

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québec
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76 reviews 76 reviews
21 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2013

We were welcomed at the airport with our name card and a friendly driver, Gracias Martial!. Umberto very nice, friendly a great sense of humor. The rooms are basic. Like all of Costa Rica, a hot water shower is rare, but no problem for me. There is a common refridgerator, and the breakfast is great ! Full service with a... More

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Kensington, California
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2013

This place is absolutely perfect if you're coming from or going to the airport. It's very close to the airport, as others have mentioned, and is in a nice neighborhood where there are lots of reasonable restaurants (and gas stations, if you have to return a rental car). The management was very nice and accommodating. The only negative is that... More

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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2013

It was a recommendation of a (European) hotel owner in Costa Rica who stays at the Casa Tago herself when having a flight (back home). After my previous bad experience in Alajuela I was very satisfied with the place. Good value for your money. And a short and inexpensive taxi ride from the airport. I strongly recommend the hotel for... More

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Boucherville, Canada
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21 reviews 21 reviews
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2013

Excellent place at the end or begining of a journey in Costa Rica. Umberto and Constanza are very warmfull, welcoming people. We spend 1 night at the end of our trip in CR in april 2013. Our room was very clean and very comfortable. Breakfast is generous:plenty of local fruits, eggs, bread and a very good coffee. The place is... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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32 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2013

We spent our first night and the last 2 nights of our recent holiday to Costa Rica at Casa Tago. Not only is it close to the airport and to central Alajuela but Constanza and her staff go out of their way to help you either booking tours or giving restaurant recommendations. I'd highly recommend staying at this small family... More

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Sheboygan, WI
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2013

A group of four of us crashed at Casa Tago the night before an early flight out. We arrived late and were warmly greeted. The staff guided us to a nearby restaurant for a late dinner and arranged a cab to pick us up the next morning. We were there for such a short time we didn't have the opportunity... More

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Edmonton, Canada
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2013

We stayed here for 2 nights at the start of our trip and the last night on our 2 week trip to Costa Rica - family of 3. It is within 10 min by taxi from the airport and about a 1/2 hr bus ride into San Jose which we did on both our first and last day in the... More

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Manchester, New Hampshire
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28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2013

We stayed at this cozy hotel on our last night in Costa Rica, to ensure we were close to the airport on our day of departure. In that sense, it is in a great location -- the airport is less than 10 mins by taxi, and the central park of Alajuela is only 2 blocks walk. The rooms are reasonably... More

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Gananoque, Canada
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27 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2013

I arrived at Casa Tago on a 8:00 pm flight that was 30 minutes late. Taking the taxi from the airport was quick (about five minutes) and cost me $5.00 going by the meter. I was greeted by their night desk person and quickly got into my room #9. The room has only inside windows but with the construction of... More

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Also Known As:
Hotel Casa Tago Costa Rica/Alajuela
Address: calle 3 avenida 2 | 75 este del antiguo seguro, Alajuela 506, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Alajuela > Alajuela
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Hotel Style:
Ranked #11 of 53 B&Bs / Inns in Alajuela
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
HOTEL CASA TAGO is located down town Alajuela, 5 minutes from the international airport Juan Santamaría. We are a small hotel run by the owners who are willing to give a personalized service to our guests. We are a Hotel with policies and practices that go in support of a sustainable environment; due to this the Costa Rican Tourism Institute has certified us as a sustainable hotel. For Hotel Casa Tago, it is important to involve our guests in our objectives to fulfill the propose goals, therefore, during their stay they will find information on actions they can perform.Our rates include breakfast, parking, Internet / WI FI, storage and tourist information. We also provide car rental service, tours, and international calls. The rooms are designed to make you feel at home. In each of them you can find, private bathroom, hot water, cable TV, and a/c or fan.The so-called "city of mangoes" (Alajuela) is very quiet, you can find shopping centers, souvenir shops, supermarkets, and it is close to national parks like Poas volcano, coffee tour, waterfall park, butterfly farm and bird zoo, among others. For us more than a tourist you are our friend who we invite to spend "Pura Vida" vacations in Costa Rica. ... more   less 
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