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Hotel La Palmera

2.5 of 5 400 metres east from the municipality of Jaco, Jaco 4023, Costa Rica
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Brockville, Canada
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265 reviews 265 reviews
36 hotel reviews
175 helpful votes 175 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

We stayed at this hotel as a stop over from two cottage rentals in Costa Rica. The hotel is conveniently located to everything in Jaco - esp. the beautiful beach. The pool at the beach is quite nice. It's not a fancy hotel but for the budge conscious traveller, this place is excellent. Breakfast is included with your stay which... More 

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San Jose, Costa Rica
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33 reviews 33 reviews
15 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

A very nice, local hotel (not a big chain resort). The building seems a bit old, but the rooms are spacious and quaint, and the service and treatment EXCELLENT! They offer an included typical breakfast (eggs and pinto- rice and beans), and limited fruit, coffee and juice. The pool is large and nice. Very homely and nice stay, off the... More 

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Orleans, France
11 reviews 11 reviews
9 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014

We have stayed there some nights and it is true that we love this hotel. The pool is so fresh and so clean that you want to stay the whole day in it. Rooms are really clean and the staff is always present for you if you need something. The French owner Nicolas gave us some good advice to visit... More 

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Spring Hill, Florida
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2013

This is the worst hotel I have ever stayed at,no hot water,not clean,room was very shabby,was like camping out,had trouble getting the AC to work,no towels,WiFi would not work.was to stay 4 nights,had paid in advance. could not get a refund for the 3 nights not used.

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Grayslake, Illinois
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83 reviews 83 reviews
42 hotel reviews
132 helpful votes 132 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2013

Its been awhile since we stayed here, and it looks like there has been ZERO maintenance and ZERO updates. We stayed here 3 times prior, but have not been to the Jaco area for awhile. We looked back at old pictures at how nice this place used to look. It is so run down now - the paint on the... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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38 reviews 38 reviews
30 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2013

This is a weekend place and they put prices up for it, so I moved on to a different hotel. Pool area great. Good weekday value. Rooms need a lick of paint. Breakfast included was basic Using up the characters to reach 200 - please change this............. Usi

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2013

I have stayed here 2-3 times now. About 10-15 min walk into town. Not fancy, but clean with TV/frig. Hot water shower. Nice pool area with lots of trees/flowers. The owner, Nicolas very nice/friendly as is the rest of the staff. I have no problem recommending this hotel. All depends on what you excpect or want I guess, but it's... More 

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Chatillon, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2013

we spent 8 marvelous days. We booked our journey on the last minute without planning anything; we were very lucky to get Aude and Nicolas' advices to do so many visits. They gave us advices to go around Jaco (we did not rent any car) and see what must be seen on a short time. Above all thanks to their... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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33 reviews 33 reviews
32 hotel reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2013

On the plus side this place has a lovely pool area and a breakfast included in the price - the room are a bit on the shabby side though and could do with a bit of a update - but they are very quiet and each one has its own terrace area and also basically what you need i.e. air... More 

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San Jose, Costa Rica
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2013

I came to this hotel as i bought an offer with a 50% off from yuplon. So this hotel is usually $60 a night ( i payed $30). The room smells a lot like cigarrette and the beds look untighty. Old tv, no wi-fi, nice pool and the hotel seems like a safe place. Only been here 20min already want... More 

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Address: 400 metres east from the municipality of Jaco, Jaco 4023, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Jaco
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hotel La Palmera 2.5*
Number of rooms: 15
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Hotel La Palmera Costa Rica/Jaco

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