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Hotel Brilla Sol

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El Roble de Alajuela, Alajuela 17274050, Costa Rica
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Warkworth, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2012

This is a great little hotel, friendly helpful staff and the shuttle is very convenient. Thanks for a great stay :-)

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2012

After two weeks of traveling through CR this was truly An anticlimax! THE hotel looks like it has never had any maintenance since THE 70 ties! THE beds are so bad. Please keep away!

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Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2011

We stayed here for two nights as accommodations due to flight dates and our original travel destination availability. Louis and his family of co-workers made us feel at home from the moment they picked us up at the airport. The grounds here are gorgeous and for first time travellers to the country, a great escape from the hustle and bustle... More 

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2011

This hotel came recommended by friends who have stayed there many times. We really enjoyed out stay, albeit brief. We were picked up promptly from the International airport in San Jose. The hotel is set inside a beautiful tropical garden and the rooms were adequate and clean. We just had two brief overnight stops when we arrived and again when... More 

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Bel Air, Maryland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2011

Stayed at this hotel for 9 days for a religious retreat. The staff was very hospitable and accommodating, the rooms were clean and the food was VERY delicious! it's like paradise in the middle of the city. It is close from the airport so you do hear the planes all the time as others have said but it is not... More 

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Amstelveen, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2011

stayed with my wife on arrival in costa rica. We arrived at the hotel one day later than planned, due to terrible delay in flights. However this was no problem at all. Alll in all, brilasol is a great spot if you come of the plane after a long journey. It was our first base for a nice trip through... More 

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El Castillo, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2011

We travel to San Jose about 3 times a year and we have stayed at this great little Hotel many times. There have been lots of Improvements over the years and yet the value can't be beat. The staff are always so helpful & accommodating . They are only 5 minutes from the airport and they have a free shuttle.... More 

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2011

Hotel Brilla Sol is a great place to stopover on the way to and from San Jose airport. The free hotel shuttle was there waiting for us, even after our flight had been delayed for about an hour. The rooms are fairly spacious and very clean (not an insect in sight which for Costa Rica is pretty amazing), but do... More 

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Fort Collins, Colorado
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2011

I stayed with my family for our first night in Costa Rica. The service is excellent and friendly. The food was delicious, they had vegetarian options for us :). Our stay was very cozy and comfortable. However, one member of our party (who is a bit on the pampered side) was a bit uncomfortable in the rooms, they were a... More 

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Dunellen, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2011

I stayed at this hotel for 3 days in April and I was impressed wonderful staff they will treat you like a guest. its quiet peaceful, comfortable and a plesant place to stay weather for a few days or a month you will defiently enjoy your stay there. I like the fact I has internet at the buisness center and... More 

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