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Hotel Cacts

Avenida tercera bis, 2845, San Jose, Costa Rica
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Most places in the San Jose area have extremely inflated prices for very little amenities. This place while still a bit steep for the offerings was better than the rest. While the property does have a pool and a jacuzzi, the jacuzzi was completely cold and unusable. Breakfast was included in the price and was adequate, the lady making the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I selected this hotel based on location. I was having dental work done next door. We initially weren't overly impressed and wanted a room refrigerator, air conditioning, and a better wi-fi signal. We booked for 6 days but after arriving found our original hotel had a room for our last four days and we were going to... More 

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Kalamazoo, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Another wonderful stay at the Cacts and San Jose, friendly smiling Elexca the owner making my stay the best. I have stayed at the Cactsenough to develop some wonderful things to do in that area. My daily favorite is a morning run at the Sabana (sorry if it's miss spelled) park 3/4 blocks away, a run on the oval track,... More 

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Crawley, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

Me and my friend stayed here for a night as a result of a result of another hotel messing up our reservation. The price was OK as for a very last minute booking. Reception lady was extremely nice and helpful. Hotel is just minutes away from TICA International bus station. The superior room we were upgraded to was nice and... More 

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Des Moines, Iowa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

Really enjoy our stays at Hotel Cacts when coming through San Jose. I'm not much one for the big city, too much noise and traffic. However I often need to go to San Jose to shop or other business stops. I stay at Cacts because it is fairly priced, very clean, you get a quiet nights sleep and Elecxa, the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

I enjoyed my short stay here, beautiful rooftop to enjoy fresh fruit and watch the birds. Good location if you want to be close to downtown and you're not looking to spend a lot of money. The people were all very kind and helpful. Enjoyed walking out of my room to the smell of flowers...

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

I was doing a surgery and stayed there for a night loved it the lady in the front dear is very caring nice and the hotel was very peaceful when I was there it was Easter Loved will be back for sure and prices Re decent breakfast included and super clean with hot water

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

I love Hotel Cacts. Elecxa is about as friendly as they get. She knows all about the country and goes out of her way to make sure you find your way around and get booked on all sorts of adventures. I have stayed there every single time I am in San Jose - probably a total of 50 nights over... More 

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Roseburg, Oregon
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

the owner Elecxa Rojas is the most wonderful person in Costa Rica. loved the staff, the bldg was beautiful.....easy to get to and so helpful... This was my first time but I do believe i will be back in a couple years.. good luck with your wonderful hotel Elecxa!!

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Jaco, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

I have been staying at the CACTs since 1996 when I worked down in Guapiles. It only gets better and the owner Elecxa Rojas is the most wonderful person in Costa Rica. Her and her staff will do anything to make your stay enjoyable. About 15 years ago I hesitated to bring my brothers who were visiting me in Costa... More 

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