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Hotel Paradise

2 KM S Iglesia San Antonio de Escazu, Escazu 23556, Costa Rica (Formerly BEST WESTERN Paradise Inn & Spa)
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Ranked #10 of 17 Hotels in Escazu
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2010
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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China Grove, North Carolina
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2010

We were lost, in San Jose, and saw signs for the Best Western. It was a great place with awesome views! The staff was friendly and we thoroughly enjoyed our stay. Raul was a great host and the restaurant across the street was delightful (another Raul ran the place). Highly recommended if you are staying near San Jose (only 20... More 

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Santa Teresa, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2010

There were only 2 reviews on T.A. when I booked, so I didn't know what to expect. From the 1st, Dunia (1 of the owners) was so friendly--and not just because I had just come (also) from FL, as she had, or was moving to CR permanently (as she and Raul had). I came with my brother, who only stayed... More 

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Germantown, Tennessee
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2010

Pros: It is on top of a mountain with fantastic views of the city. It is very quiet, peaceful, and gated with guards so you don't have to worry about thieves breaking into your car like you do around San Jose. It is also very reasonably priced. The staff is great. Free WiFi. Cons: Since it is on top of... More 

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Palm City, Florida
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2009

We reserved a room (through our AAA advisor) for the one night prior to flying out of San Jose at the end of a fantastic week in Costa Rica! After the steep and dangerous drive up to the hotel, we entered a secure gate. Secured by an armed guard, due to the area...don't even think about being able to walk... More 

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Miami, FL
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2009

The Hotel is great if you are looking for tranquility. The owner and staff are are very down to earth. The hotel is located on top of a mountain overseeing all of SJO. It is beautiful at night. I dont know about the area outside the hotel it looks runned down but I can assure you the hotel isn't -... More 

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Atlanta Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2009

As a "treat" for myself I went to Paradise Inn for a breast reduction. Arrived at the airport and did not have anyone to pick me up ------------- was thinking I had made a mistake in traveling from Atlanta, GA to CR. Shuttle did arrive 30 min. later. This was the ONLY problem I experienced the entire 10 days. The... More 

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boston ma
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2009

I arrived on march 17th.I was in San Jose by myself to have surgery was quite nervous. The morning of the 18th i noticed there were no their guests around. So I started looking around for pool and jacuzzi something to d before my consult for sugery. none of this existed. I was a low carb diet i was provide... More 

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