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Holiday Inn Express San Jose Airport

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1000 Airport Boulevard | next to Juan Santamaria International Airport, Alajuela 95-4003, Costa Rica
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Murfreesboro, Tennessee
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44 reviews 44 reviews
10 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2012

Clean, free wifi, great free Costa Rican breakfast, free international phone calls. Other food within walking distance...best Dennys we have ever had!

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Lethbridge, Canada
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12 reviews 12 reviews
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2012

Driving in Costa Rica can be tricky during the day and dangerous at night. When arriving near or after dark, you need to layover and drive during the day. This hotel is ideal. Minutes from the airport, the service is fantastic and the price is excellent. Free international calls and an excellent wifi signal make it a perfect starting point... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2012

Overall this was a good hotel. It served our purposes perfectly. The Good: Free shuttle from airport - 5 minutes away, Clean - Holiday Inn Quality, Walk To Food Nearby, Safe Area. Breakfast was really good as well. The Average: Lot of travelers coming and going to where it felt like a busy train station. Perfect place if you are... More 

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28 reviews 28 reviews
7 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2012

We found the hotel perfect in every way; service, cleanliness and amenities. It seemed like our every need was anticipated. Loved the free international calls and the strong signal of wifi. Shuttle service was punctual and friendly.

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Ontario
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45 reviews 45 reviews
20 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2012

The hotel was easy to find, clean and has fast service. We had an early flight and the hotel provided a breakfast to go.

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Cotacachi, Ecuador
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118 reviews 118 reviews
15 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2012

This was our first trip to Cosa Rico. A friend recommended staying at the Holiday Inn Airport since our flight from DFW arrived after dark. The hotel was great and picked us up from the airport. Our room was similar to what we were used to at home. The staff were friendly and the breakfast gave us our first introduction... More 

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Tallahassee, Florida
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17 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2012

We stayed in this hotel for one night after arriving from Miami. The Holiday Inn Express has a free shuttle from the airport so you do not have to pay for a taxi. Check-in was pretty easy and fast. We were given a room on the first floor. The room was adequate. It had two double beds. There is a... More 

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Washington, DC
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32 reviews 32 reviews
16 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2012

We stayed at the Holiday Inn Express Airport location on the night of our arrival and the night before we returned home. Our flights to Costa Rica were delayed by weather, and we were dead tired when we got there, so the convenience of the hotel and the nice restaurant right across the street were wonderful. An added bonus was... More 

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PA
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31 hotel reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2012

Check-in was very slow (20 min per person). When people jumped the line, it was even worse to stand there and wait. They did has 2 people working the desk. International phone calls are free, Domestic calls cost. Room was standard HI Express. The bed was extremely firm, too much so for my preference. The A/C is either on or... More 

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Denver
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24 reviews 24 reviews
7 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2012

We booked this place as a place to sleep the night before heading home to Colorado via SJ International. Well... It provided us with a convenient place to stay, but the convenient location is a plus and a minus. You can get to the airport quickly via shuttle no problem, but the hotel is (literally) across the street from the... More 

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