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3.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   69 calle 25bis | Barrio California, San Jose, Costa Rica
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Ranked #7 of 55 San Jose B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2009
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 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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seattle
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26 reviews 26 reviews
20 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2009

We visited Casa 69 for only one night in August. Some one night lodgings barely stay in my memory, but Casa 69 was not one of those places because of Kurt. He was so super friendly and helpful and yes, hilarious that I won't be able to forget him at all! As the others mentioned, the barbed wire a la... More

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Fullerton, CA
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2009

Arrived late in San Jose and had the taxi drop us off at Casa 69. The owner Kurt is a incredibly entertaining German guy who greeted us with Rum and Cokes. We must have chatted from 11:00pm till 2:00am - Kurt providing very useful information from where the local sauna is, what time of day its busiest, great nearby restaurants,... More

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Charlottesville, Virginia
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32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2009

We arrived in San Jose for the first time and quickly found the driver that Kurt from Casa 69 had arranged to have waiting for us- we are a bit early but he was there and ready! The city can be a bit over whelming very chaotic the stone walls lined with barb wire topped with tin roofs. Than we... More

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california
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2009

Last August, my friends and I were excited to stay at Casa 69 in San Jose BUT was severely disappointed, angry and bitter all at the same time. Since we rented a car, we tried looking for Casa 69 on our own but was unsuccessful. The owner kept insisting that it was right next to the Nicaraguan Embassy in downtown... More

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Casa69, Owner at Casa 69, responded to this review

I do remember the phone conversations with the guest vividly. Three times I explained the way to the Embassy of Nicaragua and the third time I advised that they ask a cab driver to show them the way. We are in a small street, not an alley. Every guest receives with the payment confirmation very clear driving directions to be... More

NYC, USA
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2009

Although it can be a bit difficult to find (across a side street from Pizza Hut), it is right on the edge of any and all action in San Jose. Combine that with an artful, tropical decor, and stellar service, and it's a pretty quality choice. When I screwed up placing my car in the garage too early, one of... More

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Atlanta, GA
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2009

I would highly recommend Casa 69 to anyone traveling to San Jose. It's a great location and the owners are incredibly friendly and helpful. The beds are super comfortable.

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Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2009

We spent 5 days at this gem that we found online. After researching several B&B's, we decided on Casa 69 because of its location, price, and, above all, great reviews. We completely appreciated the service provided from check-in to check-out. All of the staff were anxious to provide us with excellent service. Casa 69 is located in a very safe... More

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Atlanta
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2009

ok, got the room here for one night because of the reviews here on TripAdvisor. Very very pleased. Owners were great - fun and helpful! They emailed us directions to the hotel in Spanish - so we just had to show the print-out to the taxi from the airport - and he got us there safe. Rooms were clean and... More

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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2009

Yep it is an oasis; the stencilled number on the secure gates gives the game away. Its very unexpected.

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Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2009

Pleasant stay Very nice and clean rooms, friendly atmosphere in the heart of San Jose City: Walking distance to downtown, fashion restaurants and clubs. Wonderful continental breakfast with fresh French bread every morning, jelly, butter, fresh fruits and the best: delicious Costa Rican coffee!, served in nice terrace, individual tables and luxurios china? Cannot beat that price. Wow!!! English-Spanish-German-French?. No... More

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Address: 69 calle 25bis | Barrio California, San Jose, Costa Rica
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Location: Costa Rica > Province of San Jose > San Jose Metro > San Jose
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Casa 69 3*
Number of rooms: 8
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