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459 Calle 3, Entre Av 4 y 6, 200 sur de Theatro Ntional | Frente de Colegio Senoritas, San Jose, Costa Rica
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Casa Alfi
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Ranked #11 of 54 San Jose B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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St Augustine, Florida
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39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

I have been staying at Casa Alfi for years, too many visits to count, but I always count on a great price for a very comfortable room that includes a "tipico Breakfast" cooked to order every morning. The place has an ambiance that makes an old "third world" traveler like me feel right at home. Then there is Alfi himself.... More

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San Jose, Costa Rica
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

I was at home with my friends alfi, the staff very friendly breakfast very good, the rooms bie, but were annoyed that the hotel owner came out of his room to talk to us, would not let us eat in peace, interumpia our talk and breakfast.

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Miami Beach, Florida
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16 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

Mr.Alfil improved more...This time if U are not a guest he offers breakfast for a little price and also he stars cooking lunch with a menu and everything..If U R a guest your Breakfast is Free If U like a room he will save it just for U My Fifth time in CASA ALFIL and kept counting

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Leesport, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2014

Visited Casa Alfie with 8 other friends and rented his entire hotel for 7 nights. This is the 5th year and each time gets better and better. I recommend this venue especially for all visitors and such a great time when a group of friends/family rent his entire hotel. The staff aims to please and are attentive to all your... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2014

Casa Alfi feels like coming home, or satying with friends. No cold hotel atmosphere here, you are welcomed by owner Alfi and if you're lucky he will share one or more of his interesting stories with you. There are only 9 rooms, which makes it a friendly and warm little hotel. The rooms are spatious and clean and a Costa... More

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Seattle, Washington
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72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014

Our friends booked rooms for us here since we only needed to stay in San Jose for 5 hours before our flight out in the early morning. It's difficult to find (took us 40 minutes up and down one way streets) if you have a car because it's on a one way street and on the pedestrian only part of... More

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Miami Beach, Florida
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16 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2013

Love this place.I usually stay here on my way back from my vacation,,,This time I expend 1 week in Manuel Antonio but return to San Jose always the night before I catch the flight back to the states!!!Mr.Alfil always happy to see me..Give me discount and separate the best room for me...New staff but always helpful....3 blocks from teatro nacional,blocks... More

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las vegas
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2013 via mobile

This was a one night stop for us since we arrived in Costa Rica somewhat late. We were on our way to la fortuna and needed a place to stay for the night, so after reading some decent reviews via tripadvisor and recommendation from our lonely planet guide, we opted for casa alfi for the night. Lets make this quick.... More

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Windsor Col
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013

Alfi is a wonderful host with a big heart, He will cook you dinner for less than what you would pay outside the hotel, great location. I highly recommend staying at Casa Alfi's. My boyfriend and I stayed at Casa Alfi's for 3 nights, and took the public buses to and from Manuel Antonio (Great price nice seats for the... More

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Utrecht, The Netherlands
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19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2013 via mobile

We stayed for one night and arrived around 10pm, Alfi was there to settle us in and made us a toasted sandwich and we had time home made stew which was delicious. It was a nice touch to have a personal welcome when we arrived. Our room was clean, good sized with fan. good shower with warm water. The only... More

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Address: 459 Calle 3, Entre Av 4 y 6, 200 sur de Theatro Ntional | Frente de Colegio Senoritas, San Jose, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of San Jose > San Jose Metro > San Jose
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 9
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