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Hotel Beacon Escazu

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   150 mts Oeste del Parque Central, Escazu 4013, Costa Rica
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Ranked #9 of 17 hotels in Escazu
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
Bill M Sacramento, California
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Sacramento, California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The hotel is a nice facility with a great view from the roof. The room had a comfortable bed and the air conditioner worked fine. No windows to let in light unless you open the floor to ceiling drapes next to the door. The hair dryer and toilet paper holder were missing. The hotel seemed empty. At the restaurant, I... More

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22 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I got lucky and booked this room at the last minute for around $70. The room and bed were first class, the only negative is that the room did Not have a window. The hotel itself is in the city but outside the city center. It is gated and has protected underground parking. As I only stayed in San Jose... More

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Los Angeles, California
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I am on my second day at the hotel, and I really like it. It's not a 5-star hotel according to American standards, but I think it is still really nice. Bonus: FREE local and international calls from your room! There is also free wifi and free breakfast (which is more than just fruit; I thought it was great). The... More

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Douglas, Wyoming
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20 reviews 20 reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My family and I stayed at Hotel Beacon for two nights at the end of our vacation in Costa Rica. I made the reservation last minute and our first night was indicative of my lack of planning. My husband and I had to "share" a double bed and our 12 yr old son opted for a roll-away, rather than sharing... More

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Tamarindo, Guanacaste, Costa Rica
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

I stay there for 2 nights with breakfast included. The price of the Deluxe room was $79 plus taxes and I think that this is one of the best quality/price that you can get in San Jose, they have a little jacuzzi in the middle of a little tropical garden, the food at the restaurant is good and yes it... More

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Front D, Director de Recepción at Hotel Beacon Escazu, responded to this review

Hello Hotel-Pasatiempo wow, I really appreciate your nice and sincerely review, is nice to hear that you liked the Hotel, And yes our price are very reasonable, also our restaurant is very nice, do not forget our Spa your next time :) Also remember the Sauna & Steam Room at the second floor, I hope you come back soon. Best... More

San Jose, Costa Rica
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2014

I went for information about the hotel and asked to speak to the manager, he came out of his office on a rage, I even though he was going to get physical with me, he started to scream at me. He was really mad about me asking for him and didn't let me speak, I just left to never come... More

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Highlands Ranch, Colorado
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2014

While coming back from a wonderful trip on the Osa Peninsula, we stayed at this 4 star hotel. Not well located in terms of hailing cabs, restaurants or bars, the desk service was average and the bar service poor and inattentive. Further, the street noises are obvious but don't let this sway you. We were steered to a sister hotel's... More

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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7 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2014

Situated in the area of Escazu, the Beacon hotel is central to shopping and just a short ride from the airport. Ideal as a jumping off point for your Costa Rica adventure vacation or ideal by itself as a luxury spa resort, the Beacon has something for everyone. With 5 star services, clean rooms and a peaceful setting you are... More

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Munich, Germany
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2014

Don't believe the "free" cancellation policy. I had to cancel a two-night stay and even got a confirmation email. But my credit card was charged for one night. When I called to complain, the hotel (Derek) said it would be taken care of, but they never did, stalling for time. When I complained to MasterCard, they told me I would... More

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Top Contributor
142 reviews 142 reviews
8 hotel reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2013

I used to stay there a lot but if you drive it is not really easy access and The parking lot under the building is Often full The beds are very comfortable and the bedrooms have a nice setting With a kind of glass door to the bathroom For checking in Leo is all the time Accommodating Breakfast are included... More

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Additional Information about Hotel Beacon Escazu

Also Known As:
Hotel Beacon Escazu Costa Rica
Address: 150 mts Oeste del Parque Central, Escazu 4013, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of San Jose > San Jose Metro > Escazu
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#2 Romantic Hotel in Escazu
#2 Luxury Hotel in Escazu
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Beacon Escazu 4*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Beacon Escazú is nestled on the hillsides overlooking Costa Rica’s mountainous terrains. It was designed in the Spanish colonial style that characterizes the town of Escazú, while also incorporating a modern touch and evoking a sense of rest and relaxation. ... more   less 
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