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Xandari Resort & Spa

3.5 of 5 1 km northwest of El Diamante Bar | Tacacori, Alajuela 4050, Costa Rica
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Marrakech, Morocco
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47 reviews 47 reviews
17 hotel reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars NEW

This is a great place to stay after a long flight into San Jose International Airport, and suffering from a significant time difference following the flight. We arrived from UK in the late afternoon, and therefore our transfer to Xandari, through the centre of Alajuela, took about 45 minutes - we were told that outside the rush-hour this would only... More 

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Kingston Upon Thames, United Kingdom
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33 reviews 33 reviews
10 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Costa Rica is a long journey in one day from the UK , and then to reach this hotel within 30 minutes of leaving the airport is heavenly. The welcome was great, and the accommodation very stylish and spacious . There is no aircon, but this not a problem as the rooms are very well designed to ensure a flow... More 

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XGerente, Manager at Xandari Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Frank1927 traveler...so nice to hear you had an enjoyable stay at our Resort. Thank you for your nice comments. Looking forward for your next visit. More 

Derby, United Kingdom
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62 reviews 62 reviews
20 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Fantastic botanical garden setting with waterfall trails through dense forests. Lovely place to relax after long flight. Charming staff, good inventive food. Manages somehow to avoid the feel of a transit hotel and provides comfort and relaxation. Comfortable well equipped rooms.

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XGerente, Manager at Xandari Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Alan J traveler...Thank you very much for sharing with us your comments, we do appreciate your time. We are glad to hear you enjoy your visit and hope to have the opportunity to host again in the near future. More 

Huddersfield
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17 reviews 17 reviews
9 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed here in mid January 2015 and this was our first hotel after 22 hours of travelling from Huddersfield in England. Our greeting by the staff was warm and friendly but mindful that we were exhausted! Our villa was beautiful, and probably the most spacious hotel accommodation we've ever had. The view from our terrace was fabulous and the... More 

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XGerente, Manager at Xandari Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear old-age-bikers traveler...What a wonderfully nice review! I am going to share this with our staff as they will be thrilled to hear that you enjoyed them so much. Looking forward for your next visit. More 

Toronto, Canada
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We recently spent 3 nights here at the end of our holiday. Our villa was spectacular and had wonderful views off the balcony over the valley. Note that the pictures on the hotel's website do not do the property justice - the gardens, the rooms and the art at Xandari are incredible. The trails are also a nice bonus with... More 

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XGerente, Manager at Xandari Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear AnneK16 traveler...What a nice review thank you very much for the time that you have spent in sharing with us your experience at our hotel. Definitely our web site needs more accurate photos we hope to be working on that soon. Thanks for letting us know how you felt about the Resort and our wonderful staff. More 

Brooklyn, NY
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My fifth trip to Costa Rica, but my first at this hotel. I was blown away. It is incredibly beautiful, with stunning gardens, interesting art everywhere, good food and great service. We stayed for two nights in a luxurious villa, and I wish we had stayed longer. The pool was a delight, with solar heating to keep it warm enough... More 

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XGerente, Manager at Xandari Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear BklynGuy68 traveler...Thank you very much for sharing with us your comments and pictures, we do appreciate your time. So nice to hear that you wish to stay longer so hopefully on your next trip to Costa Rica. We will much like to become the hotel that our guests love.We certain want to make your stay as much pleasant each... More 

London, United Kingdom
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29 reviews 29 reviews
12 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Unique hotel comprising individual, very spacious villas decorated with vivid artworks -( but a policy of no tvs in the room). The dining room is semi-open and has stunning views over the central valley. There are three lovely pools plus jacuzzi, and also a spa. The gardens are a delight with flowers, coffee bushes, orchard, green houses, orchid houses, and... More 

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XGerente, Manager at Xandari Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Deeple traveler...Thank you so much for your kindness in taking your time to share with us your experience. We are glad you enjoyed the beauty of our little Paradise and will follow up with your highlights in order to make a better performance, each and every day that is our goal. On behalf of all the Hotel Staff ,... More 

Bentonville, Arkansas
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at the front end of our trip and then again the last night before heading home. The food was exceptional, the spa had a large variety of services with private cabanas with hot tub looking out over the central valley, the rooms were very clean and private, and the gardens and trails on the 40-acre property were fabulous... More 

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XGerente, Manager at Xandari Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Carolyn F traveler...On behalf of all the Staff of Xandari Resort & Spa , we will like to thank you very much for the time that you have spent in sharing with us your experience at our hotel. Thanks for letting us know how you felt about our wonderful staff and we will be looking forward to your next... More 

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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wow. For my family, the perfect place to decompress after a long and eventful trip. If I had known it would be this nice, we would have added at least one more night to our stay. Highlights? Glorious food, magnificent room, stunning vistas, superb and friendly staff, and amazing natural wonders (including an encounter with a 6 foot boa constrictor... More 

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XGerente, Manager at Xandari Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Ulohtsa traveler...Thank you very much for sharing with us your comments, we do appreciate your time . We are glad to hear you enjoyed the beauty of Xandari, the food, nature, views and the hotel staff. Even though we are in a very natural environment is nonrecurring to see snakes on the property...by the way the boa is not... More 

London, United Kingdom
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43 reviews 43 reviews
18 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a gorgeous hotel and the colours are fantabulous. There's a perched view over the Central Valley but the gardens will distract you before then. The rooms are spacious and colourfully decorated. The staff are mostly long-serving locals and it shows in their care for the place. The restaurant is good and the menu is extensive enough to satisfy... More 

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XGerente, Manager at Xandari Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Dixiegrand traveler...What a wonderfully nice review! I am going to share this with our staff as they will be thrilled to hear that you enjoyed them so much. Yes it is a shame not having the 5th star but that is how the regulation forms worked out. Thanks for letting us know how you felt about the Resort and... More 

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Address: 1 km northwest of El Diamante Bar | Tacacori, Alajuela 4050, Costa Rica
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Location: Costa Rica > Province of Alajuela > Alajuela
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Xandari Resort & Spa 3.5*
Number of rooms: 24
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Also Known As:
Xandari Resort And Spa
Xandari Hotel Alajuela
Xandari Resort & Spa Costa Rica/Alajuela
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#1 Romantic Hotel in Alajuela
#1 Family Hotel in Alajuela
#1 Spa Hotel in Alajuela

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