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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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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    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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Lunenburg, Canada
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109 reviews 109 reviews
29 hotel reviews
97 helpful votes 97 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We arrived in San Jose after midnight and were wisked across town to our very efficient welcome. Because were leaving right after breakfast, we could not take advantage of the beautiful grounds or dining room. Our room was beautiful and there was fresh fruit awaiting our arrival. We wishedcwe could have spent a full day here unwinding with hikesvand a... More 

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Toronto
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We only had a one night stay in Xandari but had to stay because it came highly recommended from family and we certainly saw why. It was the perfect way to start our vacation. This resort is an oasis with beautiful views from each cottage, lush property, great restaurant on-site and the perfectly situated pool 3. The staff was very... More 

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sacramento
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45 reviews 45 reviews
26 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

An architectural wonder. All the rooms seem to have beautiful views. Staff is very nice, Christian in restaurant is especially efficient and welcoming. The food in restaurant is good. Birds chatter and can be seen easily. Drawbacks, the beds are very low to the ground and the mattresses could be better. the noise in the surrounding areas is loud, lots... More 

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Scottsdale, Arizona
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

What a great little boutique hotel overlooking a coffee plantation and with several nice walking trails leading around the property. The staff was wonderful and attentive, the food delicious, and the rooms beautiful, including the large patios at the back of each. Three pools, if you want a swim, and nature at every turn.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at Xandari on our arrival to Costa Rica and the night before our flight home. We have stayed in places all around the world and this is among our favorites. A beautiful property, with amazing views, amazing open air feeling, run by people that are incredibly nice, professional and welcoming. Lucy in the reservations office is amazing--she booked... More 

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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37 reviews 37 reviews
23 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Arrived at the hotel after an evening flight from Houston. Prebooked a supper in our room as the restaurant had closed. Large comfortable and well furnished villa that we did not fully appreciate until the following morning. Beautiful views across the garden areas and to hills beyond San Jose. with marvellous birdwatching from the terrace of our room. Very pleasant... More 

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Xandari is great. There are so many things about this place that are ecotourism done right. It's a working coffee plantation with sprawling fruit orchards, free range chickens, and a greenhouse (basically all of your breakfast comes from the property). I also highly recommend taking the walking trail through the property's rainforest to see the waterfalls. Those waterfalls would be... More 

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Herndon, VA
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186 reviews 186 reviews
46 hotel reviews
99 helpful votes 99 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On our second visit to Costa Rica, we stayed again at Xandari on the night before our flight home. This time there were four of us, and our room slept four via a queen size bed (I think) and two couches which converted to beds. The grounds are still as beautiful as before, and the walk to the waterfalls is... More 

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6 reviews 6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This tiny hotel is amazing. Only about 25 villas in total. The grounds are massive and covered with gardens as well as dense natural jungle. There are multiple surprisingly long and strenuous hiking trails that take you to the flowing rocky river or the 4 waterfalls in the jungle. One waterfall is truly spectacular and so tall I couldn't get... More 

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Anchorage, Alaska
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29 reviews 29 reviews
7 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Second time here was just as good as the first. This is one of the nicest places you could ever stay - anywhere! Great staff. Great food. Great rooms. Splurge and get an Ultra plus room. Go and hike the trail system. Go to the spa. Catch the sunset by the pool. Truly a place to unwind after touring Costa... More 

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Address: 1 km northwest of El Diamante Bar | Tacacori, Alajuela 4050, Costa Rica
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
Hotel Style:
#1 Romantic Hotel in Alajuela
#1 Spa Hotel in Alajuela
#2 Family Hotel in Alajuela

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