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Hotel Poseidon y Restaurante

Calle Bohio 50 Mts West | (towards the beach), Jaco 4123, Costa Rica
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    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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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The hotel is a pretty cool looking place with a nice little restaurant. It is very close to the beach so the location is excellent. The parking is a little sketchy but we used the pay to park option across the street for a few bucks which was fine. The food at the restaurant was good and the atmosphere was... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Checking in was a chore, staff not interested. Place is run down, pool small and looks dirty. No hot water. No tea or coffee facilities. Mattress has springs poking through. Might have been nice once, but now it is a poor example of a hotel.

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Jacksonville, Florida, United States
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hotel Poseidon has great food! I've been a few times and had the prix fixe menu, where you can choose one appetizer (we liked the fried veggies) and two entrees (gotta have the seared tuna- yum!) and one dessert (we are always waaaaaaay too stuffed to eat much dessert). The fish is fresh, the preparation/presentation is nice. Upstairs is more... More 

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Reading, Pennsylvania, United States
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here on a last minute whim. Love the home like feeling at this establishment. Rooms are neat and simple. Lots of character with a Tico flavor. Owner is American and loves what he does. One block from the beach and EVERYTHING is within walking distance.

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Jupiter, Florida, United States
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

My son and I each had rooms here. The rooms were shabby and very dated. The best thing about them was the AC. There was no hot water and very low water pressure in the shower. The rooms safes are the old type with keys not combos. Some friends of ours were staying there and there was a rainstorm and... More 

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Miami, Florida
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

Stay elsewhere is my advise to anyone who is thinking about booking a room at this place. Hookers and roaches and located in the slums of jaco beach. Do yourself a favor and keep looking for rooms at other hotels there are MUCH better ones in jaco.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

You get what you pay for doesn't even apply here! Cause 60$ will get you a motel 6 atleast. Horrible service, mildew ridden room, swamp cooler that doesn't work and worst of all there claim to fame there "food"gave me food poisoning for 3 days. If you're staying here for the price then your going to pay in the long... More 

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PoseidonOwner, Owner at Hotel Poseidon y Restaurante, responded to this review

Please take this off immediately. I have all the documention to show you this person had a reservation through Expedia and was a NO SHOW. He never even stepped foot on our property. He is made we charged him for the NO Show, but we held the room since he never contacted us until after his reservation dates.Please read emails... More 

Plymouth, Massachusetts
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

First time to Jaco (and Costa Rica). Stayed here for 6 nights. Tim and his staff are nice people. The room was clean and comfortable, however the bathroom needs some updating ( especially the shower). The food was pretty good at the restaurant on site. You are about one block to the beach. You can rent chairs once down at... More 

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

I stayed here for 3 nights during my time in Jaco. Great location to "the strip" as well as the beach. Room was clean and comfortable and staff was very will to help with tours and transportation. It was nice to walk to/from the beach in the mornings for walks and at night to see the sun set. It's also... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

This is the place that made me DL Trip Advisor. When I arrived the surrounding area didn't look that pleasing but the hotel lobby is nice. Simple, functional and clean. There is a nice little bar area and tiles are in good shape. Once you walk into the room your not overwhelmed with its awesomeness but after you get a... More 

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