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Hotel Chirripo

On Calle 1, between Avenida 2 and 4, faces Parque Central, San Isidro de El General, Costa Rica
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Betws-y-Coed, United Kingdom
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40 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2015 via mobile

We stayed here the night before and after our Cerro Chirripo trek and I would highly recommend it to other travellers. It's excellent value for money and very clean. Yes it's not the most glamorous place but the room we had with a shared bathroom was light and clean and had plenty of space. It is in a great location... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2015 via mobile

Stopped in here for breakfast due to it being one of the very few places open on a Sunday. The options were limited, but very good! I tried the huevos rancheros.. When it came it looked like soup and I was a bit scared, but I'm glad I tried them! They were delicious!!

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Thank Evelyn Z
Montreal, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015

Pros: good location: in front of the Parc and the famous church + 3 minutes walk to the bus station. Fans in the room. Cons: dirty walls in our bedroom (big juicy stain right next to my face... Kind of hard to miss, which made me wonder how much they check the rooms before they give you the keys....) lights... More 

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Kansas City, Missouri
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7 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

This hotel is recommended highly on Lonely Planet and I can see why. It is low cost ($30/night), and super clean. They clean every morning whether you ask for a cleaning or not. The rooms are in good shape, and the fan -- thanks for the fan! It is pretty basic -- no chair in my room, but the cleanliness... More 

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washington, dc
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014 via mobile

One night with shared bath was c13500 on December 30 2014. This is a large hotel -- hard to imagine it ever filling up. Rooms are quite small but clean with a comfortable bed, a fan, a small tv, and a view of the mountains. There is some peeling paint (consistent with this price range). Very close to buses, market,... More 

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Portland, Oregon, United States
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014 via mobile

No frills, but good location (as long as you don't mind church bells early in the morning). Stayed here the evening of the Christmas tree lighting. Was nice to be right across from the town square with a great view of the fireworks. Room was comfortable and clean. Friendly and helpful staff.

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Heredia, Costa Rica
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15 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

Great service, always kind and helpful. Complimentary coffee at the front desk. Quaint room but it's ok when traveling. The restaurant is super tasty, great service too. The casado is great and you can choose between tortilla or bread. Coffee is delicious

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Graz, Austria
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

The hotel is clean. Great location if you travel through and need a simple, clean and cheap place to stay for a night or get some supplies before spending some time in the mountains. All bus terminals are in walking distance.

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Guadalajara, Mexico
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

In reality there are no a lot of options to choose from in San Isidro. In general the place is ok and the included breakfast was alright. The room was a bit small but had a balcony which was nice. Good location. Would stay there again.

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Lugano, Switzerland
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11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

This hotel is pretty basic, but a good value for the price. Different sized rooms are available with or without bathroom. I stayed in a double with bathroom in the hallway. Decent size room, with a cable TV, and the bathrooms were pretty clean. Nothing luxurious, but a good getaway if you live in rural Costa Rica!

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