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Posada El Quijote

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Bello Horizonte | Escazu, 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
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Playas del Coco, Costa Rica
2 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

I live in Guanacaste and I travel to Escazu 3 or 4 times a year. This hotel is perfect for me, minutes to the best shopping and restaurants in the area. Service is great and very accomodating, I love the landscaping, views and furnishings of the hotel. Very comfortable.....

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Bjorn H, Owner at Posada El Quijote, responded to this review

Dear Chantel, Thank you for the positive review! We're always glad to have customers such as yourself coming to visit us from the coast of Costa Rica. Always nice to get to know other expatriates living around Costa Rica! Hope to see you guys soon, either here in Escazu or in Playa del Coco! best regards, Andrea and Bjorn More 

Charlottesville, Virginia
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

I was planning to work in my room for most of my visit, so I needed a place I was really happy in. This was definitely the right choice. Breakfast was wonderful, I loved the view from my little balcony, the room was spacious, clean, bright, and comfortable, and Bjorn and his family were welcoming and helpful. I'll never stay... More 

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Bjorn H, Owner at Posada El Quijote, responded to this review

Thanks! and thanks again for choosing to stay with us. Glad to read you had a productive work-vacation here with us! Best of luck with everything, and in particular with the move to Europe! best regards, Andrea and Bjorn More 

Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

For sure my place when I travel to the San Jose. Great location (away from noice), rooming, breakfast, views, garden, price and a amazing service. Bjorn his family and his people will make you feel always at home. Thank you guys.

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Bjorn H, Owner at Posada El Quijote, responded to this review

Hi Gary! thanks for reviewing us! was nice having you guys here. Hope everything is going well in Santa Teresa, and please do not hesitate to contact us again if you need to spend a day or two again in San Jose. best regards, Andrea and Bjorn More 

Wilmington, NC
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77 reviews 77 reviews
3 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

This is a lovely property with great people. we loved staying here. Al at the front desk is very helpful. The place is clean, safe and quiet. You can walk to a nice coffee and chocolate store. We will be back next year.

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Bjorn H, Owner at Posada El Quijote, responded to this review

Thanks for your kind review! We are always very happy to see our guests enjoy their stay with us. Very glad you are planning to return again next year - will be good to meet you again! best regards from everyone here at Posada el Quijote More 

Salt Lake City, Utah
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3 reviews 3 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

We stayed at Posada El Quijote for couple nights, and we enjoyed every minute of it. One of the reasons I booked it originally was because I saw a children's swing in the photo of the property (we have a son who at that time was 18 month old). And we were not disappointed at all. Bjorn and his wife... More 

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Bjorn H, Manager at Posada El Quijote, responded to this review

Thank you for reviewing us! It has been some months since you were here - but we remember you well! Very nice to see the picture of your son enjoying the swings. It is always nice having families here with small kids! Lots of fun for our children as well. too bad you missed our trampoline - we got in... More 

Highlands Ranch, Colorado
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

My wife and I recently took a trip through central America to celebrate our 5 year anniversary. We stayed at Posada El Quijote for a night on our way from Panama to northern Costa Rica/Nicaragua. I wish we had the opportunity to stay longer as this was one of our favorite stops of the entire trip. The premises were absolutely... More 

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Bjorn H, Manager at Posada El Quijote, responded to this review

Hi Nathan! thank you for the very positive review! It makes me very happy to read all the positive comments and to see that our efforts are appreciated! Hope you had a good trip to Nicaragua and Granada and Guanacaste! -and please do not hesitate to write to me again if you have any questions at all with regards to... More 

Texcoco
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

This is a gem in a very nice area of San José. A B&B run by a lovely Norwegian/Colombian couple who are extremely forthcoming and make you feel at home. Spacious and clean rooms and succulent breakfasts. There’s a big living room-like area with terrace where you can hang out, meet others, read a book, surf the web or simply... More 

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Bjorn H, Manager at Posada El Quijote, responded to this review

Hi Peter! thanks for the review! and thanks to you and your family for staying with us during your days in Escazu. We're very glad you enjoyed your stay with us. I hope you had a nice stay in Ojochal and that you can soon start with the construction of your new place! -please do not hesitate to contact us... More 

Herndon, Virginia
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

We just returned from a 2 week vacation at Quijote in Costa Rica. We had a wonderful time. The host, Bjorn and the Assistant, Alcides, could not have been more helpful! They were absolutely wonderful and accommodating. The surroundings & grounds were beautiful. I encourage you to make reservations at this beautiful Bed and Breakfast. We will be back!

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Bjorn H, Manager at Posada El Quijote, responded to this review

Thank you for reviewing us on Tripadvisor! and thank you for chosing to use us as your base during your stay in Costa Rica! We are very glad that you enjoyed staying with us. It was very nice having you as guests. We particularly appreciate how you brought in all your friends and family to the hotel while you were... More 

Oslo, Norway
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4 reviews 4 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

Arriving in San Jose after a 23 hour trip from Norway, Posada arranged for a driver to pick us up at the airport. After a short drive, we were welcomed by Bjorn and Andrea, and instantly we felt like old friends. Posada El Quijote is a homely hotel, where you feel a lot more like staying with family, than in... More 

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Hei Morten! Takker for positiv review, og takk igjen for at dere valgte hotellet vårt i Escazu! Det var veldig... More 

San Francisco, California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014 via mobile

Thank you, Bjorne and family, for a relaxing and warm welcome to Costa Rica. My kids felt right at home in your sprawling compound. They liked your trampoline and swings, too! You went out of your way to accommodate our needs. We enjoyed a picnic style dinner and home cooked breakfast with cool breezes. Thanks for welcoming us to Costa... More 

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Bjorn H, Owner at Posada El Quijote, responded to this review

Hi - Thank you very much for reviewing us! It was very nice having you here and meeting you and your family, and we hope you all had a great journey through Costa Rica. Hope to see you in Costa Rica again soon! More 

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