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Hotel Uran
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

We spent one night here after escaping the other hotel in town. Hotel room is simple but the view from common area is beautiful. The restaurant has the best seafood soup of Costa Rica and other yummy dishes! Hotel manager Roy speaks great English and he went out of his way to help our family with the hiking and transportation.... More 

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San Jose, Costa Rica
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

Fue mi primera visita a chirripo el lugar es limpio, la atencion es de primera, super preparados, debido a que la gente sale temprano para empezar a subir el Chirripo, el desayuno empieza a las 4am por lo que es un exito, ademas no se preocupen por el carro ya que no hay costo extra por dejarlo en el hotel... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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37 reviews 37 reviews
23 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

It is a cold unfriendly place. The music is put on loud early. I was given tasteless scrambled eggs when I asked for fried and there was scum in the bottom of my coffee cup. A bird flew into a large window pane and died during breakfast and we were told it happens all the time. A giant stag horn... More 

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Playa Conchal, Costa Rica
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57 reviews 57 reviews
30 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

Good value with clean, very basic rooms (I was in a dorm room - private rooms may be better). Great breakfast. Only downside was the staff who were not very friendly or welcoming, which was a shame as the place could be much much 'warmer' with a little more interest from them.

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Prague, Czech Republic
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22 reviews 22 reviews
19 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

We stayed in this nice hotel the night before treking up to Chirripo. It was a good choice, as the hotel is located at the trail head. The rooms are nice and clean, the staff of the hotel is very friendly. They prepare the breakfast from 4:30, so that you can start your hike early enough. They let you leave... More 

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Boone, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

The location is hard to beat if youre climbing Chiripo! This place has a little bit of a 1955 roadside motel feel, with some pretty odd color combinations, but the rooms are clean, with hot water, and a great restaurant. The staff here was pleasant and helpful. We would happily stay here again.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2014 via mobile

Stayed here for a night. Reasonably priced. The restaurAnt was the best part! The sopa negro, vegetable arroz and the pasta is so good. We are vegan and they catered to our needs! The rooms are stocked with blankets and are nice and cool. The location is beautiful you couldn't ask for more. The hot shower was great!

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Kfar Saba, Israel
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014

There are two good lodges near the ascent to Chirripo. This hotel, Hotel Uran and a very sweet place called Casa Mariposa. The advantage of Hotel Uran is that it has everything you need for preparing for your hike. You can rent a sleeping bag, gas stove (which you need if you want to be able to heat water up... More 

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Arvada, Colorado
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2014

We stayed here for one night and it has been enough for me. The whole room was crawling! I know that its in the jungle, but there is a difference if there got one bug into the room or bug colonies are building their nests. Needless to say that the receptionist was not the nicest. All lights go out 10... More 

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Easton, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2013

Great position, excellent service and food, helpful staff, had a great 2 night stay. Very helpful after coming off the backpacking trip: mud room, laundry, fresh food. Right at the trail head for Cerro cirripo.

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ROEL R, Propietario at Hotel Uran, responded to this review

Thank you for staying at Hotel Uran was a pleasure to serve you. We wish you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. Roel Romero Manager More 

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Location: Costa Rica > Province of San Jose > Chirripo National Park
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Number of rooms: 23

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