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Apartotel La Sabana

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Sabana Norte | From Rostipollos Restaurant 150 Meters North, San Jose 658-1200, Costa Rica
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Ranked #4 of 86 Hotels in San Jose
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San Francisco, California
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3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

One of the best places we stayed in Costa Rica, gorgeous property, beautiful pool and very nice apartment with full kitchen! Excellent breakfast and other amenities. Extremely courteous and helpful staff. Great location.

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Seattle, Washington
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32 reviews 32 reviews
11 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

After arriving on Sansa Airlines from Quepos, the Apartotel La Sabana van was there to pick me up at the domestic airport. Once we reached the Apartotel La Sabana, I was warmly greeted and quickly checked in. My room was a small apartment complete with kitchen, very well equipped and quite clean and comfortable. The hotel is small and quiet.... More 

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SofiaHon, Gerente at Apartotel La Sabana, responded to this review

Thank you for such a great review! So glad we could host you!! It was a pleasure having you with us. Hopefully, we will become your home in San José for many years to come!! Our neighborhood is becoming quite interesting as you mentioned. Almost all high-rise residence projects in San José are being built around La Sabana Park. This... More 

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20 reviews 20 reviews
7 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed only one night on our way to Manuel Antonio & Arenal! This hotel is a little gem. Very clean, beautifully designed around a patio and pool area. The personnel is super friendly and helpful. We enjoyed the breakfast in the garden. Local dishes but also eggs, fruits, toasts etc are served. Very calm neighborhood. Totally recommended!

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SofiaHon, Gerente at Apartotel La Sabana, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review!! So glad you enjoyed your stay with us!! The general layout of the hotel was designed by founder Chi Wha Hon. His chinese origin inspired the design, where natural light and air flow are essential for a good Fen Shui. It does feel like everything flows and you are called to relaxation by the... More 

Canada
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have stayed at La Sabana on 2 occasions - October 2014 and April 2015 while I was having dental implants at a nearby Dentist. The studio apartment I was in had a balcony overlooking the pool and the mountains. Beds are very comfortable and there is the choice of air conditioning or leaving the shutters and door open to... More 

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Thank you for your review!! So glad you enjoyed your stay with us and that we could help make your dental implant process a bit more relaxed! Dental procedures can be quite stressful on both body and soul, and need some extra pampering. Right now, as I am sitting at my office and hearing the waterfall at the poolside, I... More 

Jinotepe, Nicaragua
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were greeted by a very attentive staff. We arrived early for check in but they held our bags while we went for lunch. There are several reataurants within walking distance but most are not cheap so be prepared. There is also a large park a couple blocks away. We had one of the smaller rooms but it was nice... More 

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Thank you for your review!! So glad you enjoyed your stay with us and appreciated the upgrades and decor in our rooms. I would describe our style as charming-modern. We like simple and clean lines, but use textures and colors to avoid coldness and formality. We are so blessed by a beutiful ever-blooming garden. Two huge reasons for this: a... More 

Sacramento, California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place was very nice and clean. It was also in a safe and quiet area of San Jose. The airport was within 20 minutes and we were so grateful to have a delicious free breakfast and free shuttle included!! This hotel had a friendly helpful staff and restaurants within walking distance. I was very happy with my stay here.

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SofiaHon, Gerente at Apartotel La Sabana, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review!! We are so glad you were able to enjoy our airport shuttle service as well as our famous Tico style buffet! The ladies in the kitchen put their hearts and minds into creating variations of typical dishes, and have created a Tico-Fusion Sabana style cuisine!! Hope to surprise you with a new creation... More 

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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed here with my boyfriend in a standard room for 2 nights while in San Jose on business. I'm so happy with this choice. Staff is super friendly and helpful, parking is very secure and room is small but clean. The grounds and the pool are really pretty and beautifully kept. And the breakfast is soooo good! I've stayed... More 

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SofiaHon, Gerente at Apartotel La Sabana, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind words!! They fill our hearts with smiles and excitement!! The ladies in the kitchen are truly talented. They have generous hearts and creative brains!! They continously come up with variations on traditional dishes, we like to call it Tico-Fusion, La Sabana style! Hopefully we will surprise you with a new creation next time... More 

New York City
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54 reviews 54 reviews
18 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were back at La Sabana, after the Turrialba volcano blew, and were happy to get their last available room. We had been here two years ago, and were still impressed by the great breakfasts and simple stylishness of the place. For anyone who is a plant lover, this place has the added advantage of having a gorgeous metropolitan garden,... More 

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Thank you so much for your review and for visiting us again! Such a pleasure to be able to serve you again. We like to think our flowers feel the great energy coming from our staff, and that´s why they are always blooming! It might also have to do with our talented gardener, Don José, who is continuously taking care... More 

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This amaizing hotel was really close of the center of San José, the service all the people in the hotel was really friendly and really kind, they help us with the bags when we travel a other places, the pool was amazing and was really a good price, if i return to San José i definitely stay in Apartotel la... More 

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SofiaHon, Gerente at Apartotel La Sabana, responded to this review

Thank you for your review!! We are so glad you enjoyed your stay with us!! We focus on offering an experience full of warmth, smiles and great atmosphere! What better way to describe it but: "feels like home!!". Hope to be able to welcome you back to your home in San José very soon. Have a wonderful day and best... More 

Portland, Oregon
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have pretty simple needs in a hotel when I'm traveling. I want something clean, safe, & comfortable. I don't want fancy Western style furnishings when I'm in a different country. They usually cost too much & miss the mark. Apartotel La Sabana was clean, furnished to meet my needs without excess, and safe. The hotel staff were very nice... More 

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Thank you so much for your review! It makes us so happy to know we are five stars to you!! When we encounter guests that enjoy and appreciate our work, it really makes our hearts sing; it gives meaning to our journey, and feeds our desire to improve every day! So glad you could enjoy our famous Tico-Fusion buffet, we... More 

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