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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 #11 of 30 Hotels in Alajuela
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

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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22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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 4 weeks ago

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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

I've stayed in Alajuela several times when going to and from the airport and this is my favorite economical place. It's only 10 minutes from the airport and Alajuela is a much nicer place to stay than San Jose. Eskalima is very clea, the staff is very friendly, and it's just 4 blocks from the central park area. The area... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

This is a great small hotel for those who is going to the airport, otherwise there is not much to do in this area. The rooms are clean and comfortable, with all amenities. The breakfast was great. There is a spa with massage. Very helpful and welcoming staff. The free Wi-Fi worked very well. If you are on the way... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

Stayed her the last night in Costa Rica to be near the airport. They have parking in a locked, fenced lot. Clean hotel and the rooms were comfortable with pressed linens. Updated baths and a nice breakfast included. Not a 5 star hotel, but for the price, again, it hits all the buttons.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

We flew in late at night and just needed a quick place to crash before leaving for Manuel Antonio in the morning. For the price I was expecting a dingy dirty place and was very pleasantly surprised. It was very clean and well maintained! The staff were very friendly and helpful, even drawing out on a map several places to... More

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91 helpful votes 91 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

We chose this place due to its close proximity to the airport. It was good value for a room with all the amenities, even soap and hairdryer. Super comfy beds and pillows. Wifi worked well, there was cable TV, staff were friendly and breakfast was pretty good. We came with a rented car and they had a safe parking area... 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
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 11
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