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Hotel Paradise

2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   2 KM S Iglesia San Antonio de Escazu, Escazu 23556, Costa Rica (Formerly BEST WESTERN Paradise Inn & Spa)
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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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Tacoma
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The lights of the entire San Jose region will sparkle below you at night when you stay in this hotel up in the hills above Escazu. The place is set up nicely with the balcony rooms offering quite expansive views. Many rooms have buildings in the way of the views or they don't have views so make sure to get... More

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Leon, Nicaragua
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43 reviews 43 reviews
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17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Very nice, clean hotel with friendly staff. The staying in the hotel we were enjoying a lots. It was too much beautiful and relaxing place, that we didn't wanted go outside from the hotel. The hotel has very nice view, you have feeling you are in sky, or in some plane who just landing.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

Great view of San Jose and surrounding mountains/volcanos. Staff is very attentive and supportive. Rates are very reasonable. We have brought mission teams from our church in Texas the last three years to work with the CCA church in Alajuelita and we will be back again next year.

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Phoenix, Arizona
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

If your staying any more than one night you'd have to be crazy. If your staying for a few days following cosmetic surgery change your plans. Bad area of town, small rooms, dirty, smells terrible, didn't speak English. I had nine days scheduled for an after surgery retreat. I got in at 10 p.m. and I was so shocked I... More

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Bluffton, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2014

This was a great place to stay. The staff was very helpful, our room was cleaned everyday, The breakfasts and the coffee were very good with a good variety . You cannot get a better view it is truly amazing. I will stay there again.

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new york
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2014 via mobile

Honestly we cannot believe the value you get at this top of the mountain lodging. The view alone is with more plus the rooms are clean and top notch. Great strong wi fi. Fernando went above and beyond in answering our questions and making us comfortable. He is a great resource for any needs you may have. Cannot overstate the... More

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2013

The hotel was clean, the staff very helpful and friendly. There was a free continental breakfast in the morning. No complaints about the place. Now the real seller: The view from this hotel is absolutely AMAZING. Its a 5 star view with 4 star service at a 2 star price. You get the view of the whole valley that encases... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2013

This is a nice hotel overlooking San Jose, located in the mountains of Escazu. The price was good, the bed was comfortable, and breakfast was good. The hotel has a TV with cable. It was very good value, and not very far from the airport. It is a very difficult drive to the hotel, and there is no address. It... More

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Puerto Viejo de Talamanca, Costa Rica
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2013 via mobile

I will be short as my stay here was not so pleasant. I was booked for a queen room they knew my wife and I have service dogs. At arrival was told they could not provide us with the queen room and then tried to charge additional fee for the dogs. After pulling out all nessessary paperwork they gave us... More

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Montreal
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2013

the Staff (Gisele specially ) was the nicest most informative employees ever. the view will take your breath away and is worth the stay for that alone. the room we were in was very small and needed some updating, but we did only pay $30 /night internet connection was great and the place was very clean.

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Address: 2 KM S Iglesia San Antonio de Escazu, Escazu 23556, Costa Rica (Formerly BEST WESTERN Paradise Inn & Spa)
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Location: Costa Rica > Province of San Jose > San Jose Metro > Escazu
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hotel Paradise 2.5*
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Also Known As:
Best Western Paradise Inn And Spa
Best Western Paradise Hotel San Jose
Hotel Paradise Costa Rica/Escazu

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Located in San Jose, Costa Rica, the Paradise Cosmetic Inn Surgical Recovery Center is just a few minutes away from all major hospitals and plastic surgeons clinics, airport. Our unique surgical recovery center inn was built especially for patients looking for the best surgical retreat and aftercare. Costa Rica plastic surgery, plastic surgeons and surgeons in general are world renowned for their skill expertise and professionalism. That is why Costa Rica excels in the field of medical tourism. Enjoy the best views of Central Valley on top of a breathtaking mountain. We offer a comfortable and relaxing atmosphere in our beautiful new accommodations. Our English speaking nurses and professional staff are waiting to pamper and indulge your every need! Come and recover in the serene ambience of Costa Rica's natural beauty! Come and enjoy Costa Rica the country that offers the best medical tourism in the world! ... more   less 
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