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Apartotel & Suites Villas del Rio

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   | P.O. Box 1188-1007, San Rafael de Escazu 1188-1007, Costa Rica
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Sydney, Australia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed at villas del rio in between our trips around Costa Rica. We had a great time and everyone made our stay really special and did everything they could to ensure we had everything we needed at hand. From picking us from the airport to helping us with day to day needs. In particular, Eunice was great during our... More 

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Valley Stream, NY
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are not sure of where to stay, this is the place. From check in to check out first class service all the way. It's in a great area, with all the comforts of home and familiar stores and restaurants if you. Best service. Small, secure resort and you don't have to leave if you don't want to.

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csotela, Gerente at Apartotel & Suites Villas del Rio, responded to this review

Thank you Mr. Chris for your opinion. For us it was a pleasure to have you as a guest. We will be very happy to receive you again next time with your complete family. Have a nice day! We wish you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! More 

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24 reviews 24 reviews
7 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

stayed here for several nites, got a reasonable rate for the quality of this place. big rooms full kitchen nice furniture great view if you get up higher. very secure. just like a hotel in the usa or Canada. friendly accommodating staff. if your looking for a better place to stay this is it. weights 2 pools. parking is tight,... More 

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Playa Ocotal, Costa Rica
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40 reviews 40 reviews
14 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

The hotel is an old building with wooden floors and unusual for a hotel floor plan. We had a one bedroom with 2 bathrooms and a kitchen. The apartment is huge. Breakfast is ok: cereals, bananas, papaya, pineapple, several types of cheese and deli meats, several types of pastry, juices and coffee, no tea though. They charge extra for pancakes... More 

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San Jose, Costa Rica
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014 via mobile

The first time we stayed here in July we had a studio suite as we had 4 people + baby. The suite was huge, very well equipped kitchen, 2 bathrooms. We all loved it. The last time there was just the two of us + baby so we had a smaller suite. It was just as comfortable. The only negative... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

Pros: The hotel is in a good location (Escazu) with close access to the biggest shopping center (Multiplaza), restaurants, and cafes. Is only a 15 minute drive to San Jose. Most of the Staff is friendly and attentive. Cons: The apartments are average, with a dated decor, and poor maintenance overall. Some examples: our front door had a broken security... More 

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Tucson
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6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

This is the second time this year we have stated here. Service is excellent. There is some street noise, but that is common in Escazu. We took two teen grand children to Costa RIca and spent 2 nights here. Free breakfast and airport pick up is a plus. There are 2 pools for entertainment. You can take a taxi cheap... More 

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Austin, Texas
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

I spent a week at this property in June of 2014. It's worthy of a five star review, but I have a couple of small suggestions for the owners. The property is in a great location in Escazu. If you're an American visiting San Jose for the first time, I'd recommend this area if you want to feel as close... More 

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New Delhi, India
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

Great Breakfast Huge Apartments for a single guy like me. Nice secure environment. Really helpful staff although language gets in the way sometimes :). Away from hustle of the main san hose downtown, so you do need a travel mode to go to malls and business districts. I will give it 4.5 stars

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ATLANTA GA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

we did last minute booking in spring break in April 2014,, glad we picked up right choice.. rooms are good,, clean ..breakfast t is great as well...pool is good and clean.. service of staff is fantastic... i recommend 4.5 star...

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Address: | P.O. Box 1188-1007, San Rafael de Escazu 1188-1007, Costa Rica
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Location: Costa Rica > Province of San Jose > San Jose Metro > San Rafael de Escazu
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Apartotel & Suites Villas del Rio 3.5*
Number of rooms: 64
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Apartotel And Suites Villas Del Rio
Apartotel & Suites Villas Del Rio Hotel San Rafael De Escazu
Apartotel Hotel Del Rio
Apartotel & Suites Villas Del Rio Costa Rica/Province Of San Jose

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