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Kekoldi Hotel

2.0 of 5 Avenida 9, between Calle 5 and 7, San Jose 1000, Costa Rica
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    4 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
    4.5 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We stayed at the Hotel Kekoldi in Costa Rica for 2 nights in November 2014. It is a very small but stylish hotel. Our room was spacious and clean, although a bit cold of a night-time - we could have done with a couple of blankets! The breakfast was very nice but space was a bit tight. The staff were... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

I visit San Jose regularly and always stay at the Kekoldi. Francisco and his staff are incredibly helpful and friendly, always available to book restaurants, taxis, offering cups of tea/coffee etc. The rooms are lovely, bright and airy, spotlessly clean, with really nice touches like fresh flowers. The art on the walls is also very refreshing. The breakfast of eggs,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

Great hotel within five minutes walk to the center of San José. The staff is very kind and immediately helped us by calling a rent a car. The desayuno is perfect(fruit, toast and eggs)! The rooms are very clean too.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

I am rewritingthis review to reply to the owner's comments, which I include here for fairness. We may have been unfortunate with our room, but this was an awful hotel for us. Like another reviewer, we were put in the room opposite reception which was dirty and noisy, in addition to which we were bitten by bedbugs. Luckily, we were... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

My family and I recently visited Costa Rica, our first port of call was San Jose, I chose Hotel Kekoldi after reading the reviews here and wasn't disappointed. The staff were very helpful and friendly, made our stay a pleasurable one. The small tropical garden is lovely and relaxing, attracting various birds, the kids loved hanging out there. The rooms... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

My girlfriend and I spent 3 nights at Kekoldi. We enjoyed our staying. The room was big and the shower too. We liked the garden very much and we had all our breakfasts there. The staff was very helpful and friendly (Thanks Don Francisco and Jakub). Being very central , we visited San Josè by foot without any need of... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

We stayed here for a couple of nights and it is a very comfortable hotel. Our room was clean, had hot water and was adequate for our needs. The hotel is located in an art deco building away from the noise but still close to all the tourist sites. A substantial breakfast is provided and sets you up for the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014 via mobile

I almost didn't go hear because if the last review but I am glad I did. First, calling this a hotel is being a bit pretentious. It is really a B&B which is fine by me. It was a mansion once converted into 10 individual bedrooms with individual baths. Nothing fancy but very clean. It is very convenient to the... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2014

the only good thing is the location close to the city centre. The house is old and needs a renovation. Never accept the rooms just beside the front door, because it is noisy an smelly..To sit in the breakfastroom is not comfortable, because you get all the wind going through. The owners keep the front door and the garden door... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2014

I was moved to this hotel when my original hotel was full. The staff here were great and accommodating and I had no issues. I was placed in the room across from the check in area and it was really loud. But checking closed at 10:00pm or something like that and then it was fine. From was clean and spacious... More 

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Address: Avenida 9, between Calle 5 and 7, San Jose 1000, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of San Jose > San Jose Metro > San Jose
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Kekoldi Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 10
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Kekoldi Hotel San Jose
Kekoldi Hotel Costa Rica/San Jose

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