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Hotel Eskalima

50 mts de Pizza Hut Calle Ancha | 50 mts Este de Pizza Hut Calle Ancha, Alajuela 20101, Costa Rica
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Ranked #13 of 30 Hotels in Alajuela
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I stayed here for one night on our way to La Fortuna in May of 2014. The employees were helpful and the hotel was decent. However, the area around is questionable. We parked a few streets up from the hotel as their parking lot hotel is very small and hard to spot. I asked a local police... More 

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Kanata, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I stayed at that hotel for a one night stay. It is not too far from the airport. The staff were very helpful and friendly. The room was clean and comfortable. Nothing negative to say about that place. I would recommend it to anyone.

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Braunschweig, Germany
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28 reviews 28 reviews
24 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at the Eskalima at the beginning and at the end of our holiday in Costa Rica. Being on a long term bike trip, we used the hotel to meet our sons who came over from Germany to join us and to be together at Christmas. Hotel Eskalima is an outstandingly clean and very convenient hotel. It's location only... More 

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Ann Arbor, Michigan
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29 reviews 29 reviews
6 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Didn't stay here, but visited it. Circumstances didn't make a stay practical. However, the staff were very generous and helpful in finding us a place that would work for our family of 10 coming from 4 different US cities. What I saw was a clean and well kept place, and I was grateful for the help the staff offered us.

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14 reviews 14 reviews
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18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

Hotel is simple and clean, and works as an overnight stopover in San Jose if you’re driving out the next day to the beach or mountains. The staff was great, they made sure everything was sorted and spoke English exceptionally. The neighborhood was full of locals and pretty urban, which was great for us, but if you prefer everything to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

We stayed at Hotel Eskalima for one night after we missed our flight out of Costa Rica and it was perfect for what we needed. Great prices, clean rooms, and helpful service. There was a couple sodas and panederias that lined the city streets around us and even a Pizza Hut where we ate after we checked in. Cozy and... More 

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Dayton, Ohio
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41 reviews 41 reviews
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29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

After reading reviews, decided to try this place out despite extremely cheap price. Not much to look at from street, but inside it opens up into a very well kept hotel reminiscent of European style hotels. Cheapest room was $52, booked two for our group. On arrival, they had us park at locked lot about 15m down road. Staff very... More 

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Petaluma, California
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

I was lucky to have a nice room with AC, awesome bathroom, mini frig, and safe. The bed was very comfortable. The staff was great. I enjoyed chatting with each of them. I found a great Soda located kitty corner from the hotel. Down past and across the street from the cemetery. The food was delicious. This is officially my... More 

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Phoenix, Arizona
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

Kind of a sketch neighborhood, but private and alarmed parking lot, and security locks for the lobby. The rooms are Hostel style, but very nice. Comfy bed, hot newly renovated showers and free breakfast and WiFi. Close to airport, and VERY inexpensive.

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Austin, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

We stayed here twice during our 2 week Costa Rican vacation. The location is perfect for late arrival flights and/or early departures, as it's 10 minutes from the airport. I have to admit that I was a bit hesitant booking this hotel for the first and last nights of our trip, but was very happy with our choice once we... More 

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Address: 50 mts de Pizza Hut Calle Ancha | 50 mts Este de Pizza Hut Calle Ancha, Alajuela 20101, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Alajuela > Alajuela
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Number of rooms: 16
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