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Out of Bounds Hotel

3.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   1 km West of Commercial Paco, Old Road to Santa Ana | In front of Restaurant Taj Mahal, Escazu, Costa Rica
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Ranked #2 of 13 Escazu B&B and Inns
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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San Jose, Costa Rica
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I am a resident and come often to san José for personal reasons, which gives me the opportunity to visit several places. Out of Bounds is a gem for its beauty, the nice view (quite windy terrace), the lovely details of the bedrooms, the comfortable beds. Yet, wireless internet is poor and Tv images very disturbed. Breakfast is the bigger... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

I Can't say enough good things about Out of Bounds. First the hotel...beds are super comfortable, breakfast was great and rooms are all clean and large with great views of San Jose and volcanoes from the upper floor. Matteo and Miranda were very helpful with suggestions and bookings for parts of our trip and helped arrange a vehicle for us... More

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Playas del Coco, Costa Rica
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

I live at the beach in Guanacaste and usually go to Escazu for shopping once a month. I first tried Out of Bounds about 4 months ago and since then it has become my home away from home, while in Escazu. The hotel is central for everything in the area and yet very quiet at night time. The hotel has... More

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San Juanillo, Costa Rica
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

hi everyone, i can warmly and highly recommend this hotel! after 14 years in costa rica i know that this is the best place in san jose! matteo and meranda are so friendly and helpful people, the rooms are a hit, clean & elegant, one doesn't wanna get out of bed in the morning because they are so comfy, and... More

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Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014

I've never written a review on TripAdvisor before but my stay at Out of Bounds inspired me to take the time to credit Meranda and Matteo on fabulous accommodations and make sure others know of it. For starters, the place was spotlessly clean which was awesome and it just generally felt well-built and comfortable. The beds and linens were great... More

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San Jose, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2014

oh wow... mateo+wife were great! very hospitable and accommodating. from the free phone calls back to the states to the gallo pinto every morning for breakfast, it was an awesome stay. we were there for new years and the city view from the terrace was simply amazing. can see fireworks going off almost with an almost 180degree view throughout the... More

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2013

Very good experience with our family (5). Host very welcome and helpful. Nice place. We had a family room (5) : spacious. The quality of the bed is excellent. The vue of San Jose and some volcano from the terrace is gorgeous. The "costa rica breakfast" was more than yummy. Definitely the place to stay while visiting CR.

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2013

ha ha i have stayed here several times and always have enjoyed myself from the excellent service and genuinely nice people. They really do try to make my stay comfortable and mateyo and miranda if i remember there names correctly are great and helpful in all areas from going shopping to zip lining easy aces for touristy things. ps it... More

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nosneb69
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2013

what ever your vacation needs, requirements or plans in Costa Rica Out of Bounds is just the right choice. if your needing the dentist, 3mins walk to Dentavac, if you need to do some shopping, cinema, etc….5mins away, if you would like just enjoy the city, or if your starting or ending your costa rica adventure and need a safe... More

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Baltimore, MD
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14 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2013

Just back from my second stay at Out of Bounds in Costa Rica. I really love this boutique hotel, the owners are on site and are so friendly and helpful. The nightime view of the valley from the balconies (and the second floor especially) are just stunning. The breakfasts are still fantastic....simple but oh so tasty. The interior walls of... More

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Also Known As:
Out Of Bounds Hotel Costa Rica/Escazu
Address: 1 km West of Commercial Paco, Old Road to Santa Ana | In front of Restaurant Taj Mahal, Escazu, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of San Jose > San Jose Metro > Escazu
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Kitchenette Room Service Shuttle Bus service Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #2 of 13 B&Bs / Inns in Escazu
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Out of Bounds Hotel 3*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
What better description than the ones our guests have left here. We are a small boutique hotel where comfort and hospitality are #1, operated by the owners to ensure the best service is given. Our ideal location is a plus, within walking distance to shopping centers, supermarkets, restaurants and more. Take in the amaizng Views of 3 Volcanos and the Valley while eating your Free Breakfast. Free Wifi and calls to Canada and the USA included. Pura Vida! ... more   less 
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