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Casa Cristal Boutique Hotel

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Bello Horizonte, Escazu 10201, Costa Rica
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We planned a resting escapade and we were plenty satisfied with the experience, the hotel is close to shopping centers, restaurants, cinemas. The hotel has an excellent ambiance well decorated, bed are very comfy, very good food. Totally recommend great option not close not far.

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vashon island, wa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

La casa Cristal offers an excellent view of san Jose and surrounding mountains. It sits on a hillside away from any hustle and bustle. We stayed in 2 different rooms on either side of our trip. Both were equally clean and spacious with balconies. The only downside was that there were a few days of high winds. However, the personal... More

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Santa Rosa, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here over New Year's eve 2013 and WHOA!!! What a SHOW!!! The whole city of San Jose erupts with fireworks on NYE and Casa Cristal has the best view of the city on fire! I have never seen so much gun powder and so many fireworks set off at the same time in my entire life- it was... More

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Chestertown, New York
4 reviews 4 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed for 3 nights at the end of our 10 day visit to Costa Rica. Casa Cristal is high on a hill overlooking San Jose and the views are spectacular--especially at night. We were lying in bed one night and the phone rang. It was Zeida to ask us if we were looking out at the moon which was... More

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Bethesda, Maryland
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43 reviews 43 reviews
41 hotel reviews
141 helpful votes 141 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Five star reviews are pretty rare for me, but Casa Cristal fully deserves all five (or even more) stars. This intimate, friendly, peaceful hotel is located in Escazu, in the suburbs of San Jose, about a 30 minute taxi ride (US$30) from the airport. We stayed two nights, on either end of a one-week vacation in Costa Rica. It was... More

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El Puerto de Santa Maria, Spain
12 reviews 12 reviews
9 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A little gem in Costa Rica. The owners are very gracious, the place is lovely, a little difficult to find but we found it on our own with GPS help. Stunning view of the city from the room. Jacuzzi in the room...Recommended

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Chicago , Illinois
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Last week I was told I needed some tests at hospital Cima ( a good Hospital in Costa Rica ) . Not thinking I made arragements for the tests but not for a room at a hotel. The day before my trip ( I live 4hrs from Hospital ) I began to look at the usual hotels where I stay... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful view and great location. The bedrooms are confortable and clean. Highly recommended. The food is excellent and the service is great. Very clean and neat too, will love to go again! I recommend this place for both nationals and travelers

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
16 reviews 16 reviews
9 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014 via mobile

Artistic structure with great proprietors. Very accommodating and charming. Very nice dinner menu though we only had breakfast which ws lovely. This location is too remote if you need to be in San Jose or any where else and you need a car to go to and from (do not try to walk it) or available taxi which there is... More

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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39 reviews 39 reviews
19 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014

Zeida and Victor are fantastic hosts. The hotel is has a modern/trendy feel. Immaculately clean and comfortable room with a fantastic view of both protected open countryside and San Jose. Covered pool area and patios all with great views. Breakfast was terrific with fresh fruit and various choices of omelet. We enjoyed our conversation with Zeida and Victor about our... More

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Also Known As:
Casa Cristal Boutique Hotel Costa Rica/Escazu
Address: Bello Horizonte, Escazu 10201, Costa Rica
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Location: Costa Rica > Province of San Jose > San Jose Metro > Escazu
Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#1 Romantic Hotel in Escazu
#7 Family Hotel in Escazu
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Casa Cristal Boutique Hotel 3.5*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Casa Cristal Boutique Hotel invites its guests to indulgein a sanctuary of relaxation and pamperingamid the panoramic views of the Valley of San Jose.The inviting and accommodating mood of Casa Cristalallows guests to relish in the lush tropical gardens and open air terraces.Serenity can be found through exclusive spa treatments.Whether it is for business or pleasure,Casa Cristal features upscale amenities including cable television,private bathrooms, and free high speed wireless internet access.The modern elegance and airy design aestheticscreate an environment conducive to the adult only resort.Generously sized suites form a placewhere guests can enjoy exceptional hospitalityand lodging accommodations in a convivial setting.We’ll see you at Casa Cristal Boutique Hotel! ... more   less 
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