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Alta Hotel

#2 of 17 Hotels in Escazu
Certificate of Excellence
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Alto de las Palomas | Hwy 121, Escazu, Costa Rica
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Hampton, Georgia
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I am back for a return visit to the Alta Hotel for a week. I will write a more extensive review later, but I am so very happy to announce that this wonderful hotel listens to comments and they have changed their breakfast to being able to order any one breakfast item off the menu complimentary! And I was greeted... More 

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San Jose
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Cannot think of a better place to stay in San Jose. Well located between downtown San Jose and the International Airport Hotel Alta is a lovely small hotel with wonderful views out over the central valley of San Jose. The rooms are beautifully decorated and very roomy. Great pool area. Wonderfull staff and some of the finest dining in the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My husband and I spent one night in the grand suite for our honeymoon and it was so perfect! There was champagne and chocolate covered strawberries waiting for us in our room and the staff was incredibly friendly and greeted us with drinks! The room itself was beautiful and had so much character! We loved the balcony and great view,... More 

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9 reviews 9 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My husband and I really enjoyed our stay at the Alta hotel in Costa Rica! Comfortable beds, very cool atmosphere, excellent view, great location, just a short drive from downtown San Jose with plenty of excellent restaurants nearby. Also, right down the road from Worlds Gym which we took advantage of! The housekeeping service was unbelievable! The hotel restaurant La... More 

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Whitney-on-Wye, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent location on outskirts of San Jose, with commanding views of the city. Rooms are spacious, clean and very comfortable. The balconies overlook the gardens and pool, both of which are well maintained and attractive. The restaurant staff are very attentive and helpful and the food excellent. We only spent one night here before our flight home but we were... More 

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Bogota, Colombia
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Is a beautiful hotel! It's like a old mansion with a cool decoration. Nice pool area and lovely staff. A little bit far away the town but wake up with this view makes the difference. Didn't try the restaurant but looks like very nice.

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Toronto
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30 reviews 30 reviews
8 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed only 1 night at the start of our vacation in CR last week. This former castle absolutely gave the best impression! There were only 23 rooms, so tranquil yet so chic. The setting and the view from our balcony was stunning. We were awoken by roosters and birds pre-dawn, to see the sunrise and cityscape was priceless. I... More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Young hotel, thats practically the best description, colors, good ambient music, really cool bar/lounge and restaurant. Really comfort beds and pillows. Excellent for a couple get away, good food, good service, good discounts in bar and the idea of re:FUEL is pretty awesome! (check it out in Aloft Web page)

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Melbourne, Florida
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here two separate nights. Lovely facility, very nice and comfortable rooms. Staff is attentive, friendly and mostly fluent in English, for those who care. There is a nice pool deck and comfortable chairs and towels changed frequently. Great for kids, and the food is wonderful.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We spent one night at hotel Alta on our way to drake Bay. What a Beautiful refuge above the hills of San Jose. The room was large with comfortable bed and stunning views. Every staff member we spoke to was extremely friendly and helpful. We'll definitely be back.

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