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Vesuvio Hotel

Avenida 11, Calle 13-15 | Barrio Otoya, San Jose 1316, Costa Rica
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Vesuvio has a very helpful and nice staff. Still only one of them was able to tell the right station to Quepos. Guy in the restaurant was really nice too, unfortunatly food wasnt good. I ate fish and got diarhea and we waited food for ages.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice restaurant, quiet, clean. Good array of food choices. Medium range prices.Recommend it and would go back. Fish was good, not overcooked. Chicken in blackberry sauce was most delicious. Good sized portions, did not have room for dessert.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I'm still here for another night and glad I chose this hotel at the beginning of our four weeks here from the UK. Wifi, food and comfy bed is great. Gated property is a bonus for security. The staff are very pleasant and even crack a joke or two. I wish folk would stop complaining and go to an expensive... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2015

We booked at this hotel through getaroom.com about 6 weeks in advance of our travel with another couple. We had our transportation service transfering us from Tamarindo to San Jose which is about 4-5 hour drive. When we arrived at the hotel with our luggage for our next day flight back to US, the hotel reception told me that they... More 

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vesuviocr, Director General at Vesuvio Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Dharma We regret not having had a room available for the dates you had your reservation. However our hotel reservation honored by this in a hotel of a higher grade than ours located less than a block from our hotel and all the services included in accordance with the agreement (breakfast included). Additionally, the Hotel Vesuvio expenses paid fare... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

A great hotel,very delicious food,very friendly staff,they even celebrated my friend birthday,and it was a wonderful surprise.The hotel is old but have a very beautiful view.I really like it and like Sorrento!

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Madison, New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

We had a wonderful dinner at the Hotel Vesuvio Restaurant- we stayed at a different hotel who recommended eating dinner here. We arrived just as they opened on a Monday night at 6pm and enjoyed a wonderful meal- we had the place to ourselves. Juan Carlos gave us wonderful service as well as made us 2 delicious meals- the special... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015 via mobile

This place has secure parking. The place is gated in. They give u a full breakfast and the staff are pleasant and help full. This isn't somewhere I would stay for an extended period but a night or two u can't beat it.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

I and my partner chose this hotel after my first hotel was full. It was reasonable price. One of best thing is staffs who always helped us for all information around. Our room was spacious and clean. I will be back.

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vesuviocr, Director General at Vesuvio Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Vietnam First of all we want to thank you on behalf of all the staff Hotel Vesuvio for taking the time to share your positive review on tripadvisor, our goal is always to make the comfort of our guests, and always try to provide the best service at the best price . We are glad to know that the... More 

Winnipeg, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

I stayed at Vesuvio for a few nights in 2008. At that time, it was clean, hot water was temperamental, but occasionally there. We had a room with three beds for one of the nights, and it was very spacious. We ate at the restaurant once, good food, reasonable prices. All in all, for the price, location and space, it... More 

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vesuviocr, Director General at Vesuvio Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Winnip 1: First of all I want to thank you for choosing Hotel Vesuvio for your lodging accommodation in San Jose. I am very glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay at our hotel, we always try that our guests feel comfortable and receive a good attention from our staff. We agree with you the Hotel has a... More 

Munster, Indiana, Usa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

I just spend a few nights at the Vesuvio and was quite pleased I have been to Costa Rica over 30 times and usually stay at a nearby hotel but it was closed for remodeling. A fellow that owns a small shuttle business recommended it to me. It is not for everyone. If you want something modern or upscale, then... More 

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vesuviocr, Director General at Vesuvio Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Donche2010: First of all I want to thank you for choosing Hotel Vesuvio for your lodging accommodation in San Jose. Thank you so much for taking the time and write your positive review about Hotel Vesuvio and thanks for sharing your experience in our hotel with TripAdvisor. I am glad to hear that the hotel staff was so helpful... More 

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