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Posada Jaco

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Calle PJ, Jaco, Costa Rica
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Denver, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My mission team used this hotel for our week-long trip and it was perfect!! The rooms were spacious enough to comfortably fit four people (although the beds were slightly uncomfortable, but not terrible), and having a fully equipped kitchen (no stove, but a microwave, toaster, coffee pot, hot plates, fridge, and freezer) was a huge plus! Not to mention there's... More 

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Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Breath of fresh air for the wallet and the area. Brilliant location just a short walk from the beach and literally around the corner from shops, restaurants and nightlife of Jaco. Yes, there are other higher-end places, but you pay. Yes, there are much cheaper places, but there is security to consider. I stayed on the ground floor just by... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

La Posada was clean, comfortable, and safe. Close to beach, restaurants, shops, literally steps from everything. Management was very friendly and always available. Nice to have a small kitchen with full size fridge, and well working air condition.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was a great place to come back to after a long day out! Very relaxing and a great patio for us to all hang out on! The rooms are nicely air conditioned and being able to communicate with my parents on the free wifi was always great!

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Victoria Capital Regional District, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014 via mobile

,We stayed only one night thank goodness.The bed was uncomfortable,bedding terrible,blinds broken,kitchen had ants,lacked plates,pots and cutlery.The sewer backed up into the sink- gross!The couch was shredded,bathroom stunk,toilet seat falling off,shower rusty.Our room near the pool was noisy from other guests.Probably partying surfers wouldn't notice or care but we do.On the upside the owner is a friendly guy but needs... More 

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robbo2804, Owner at Posada Jaco, responded to this review

This person Did not stay at Posada Jaco Hotel. They stayed at Maumar hotel. This hotel is very popular with Costa Ricans not surfers. It seems you did not like Jaco and took it out on the hotel. More 

Boulder, Colorado, United States
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

I was here with my husband and 2 children (ages 3 and 4). The location was great in that it was in downtown, walking distance to everything. It was clean enough and the staff (hi Gary!) speaks perfect english and was a wonderful host. And it was very affordably priced. But for me, that's about where it ends. Our room... More 

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robbo2804, Manager at Posada Jaco, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. First up I would like to say that the hotel you stayed in was NOT the Posada Jaco but the Maumar hotel which is located next door to the posada Jaco. In response to your comments; 1. It is the wet season and if you leave the doors or windows open you will get Mosquitos.... More 

Lakefield
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014 via mobile

The location is perfect for beach restaurants and entertainment. The hotel is clean and staff go out of their way to make your stay enjoyable. There is excellent value for the price. The owner speaks perfect English which was a plus for me. The pool was always clean and well maintained.

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robbo2804, Owner at Posada Jaco, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind words about our hotel. We really enjoyed your company with us and let you know you are welcome back any time. Moe said to say hello to you as well. More 

Daytona Beach
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

We booked 10 days here sight unseen, having been to Jaco many other times and being familiar with the area. It backs up to the the river that bisects Jaco, and is a short block walk to the beach on a paved road. Our first pleasant surprise was the owner, Margaret, an Aussie who is very gracious and helpful. Our... More 

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robbo2804, Owner at Posada Jaco, responded to this review

It was a pleasure to have you stay with us. I am so happy you enjoyed your time with us and hope you can visit again in the future More 

San José, San Jose, Costa Rica
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

A year ago we visited the first time..great price, room large and clean, refri, TV, Wi-Fi all great! Had a suite 2nd floor. Return this Oct on a holiday weekend and took the last room on the 1st floor next to the pool. OMG. Boisterous guests in the pool drinking til late...and starting again at 7AM. Normally tranquil...but don't take... More 

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robbo2804, Owner at Posada Jaco, responded to this review

Was great to see you come back and visit us again. So sorry about the other guests making a noise late at night and we have taken steps to ensure this does not happen again in the future. Thank you for your comments and we hope to see you again in the future Regards Rob More 

Annapolis, Maryland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

I happened to be in Jaco when Costa Rica played in the World Cup and that was a fun time to be there. I watched games at the local restaurants and had a merry time watching the ticos celebrate there win. After they won a game, the streets filled up with cars and an impromtu parade broke out.... About the... More 

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robbo2804, Owner at Posada Jaco, responded to this review

It was our pleasure to have you stay with us. I to enjoyed our chats together and am so pleased you had a great time whilst staying with us. You are welcome back anytime. Regards Rob More 

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