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Pension Santa Elena

250 m al Sureste Banco Nacional en el corazon de Santa Elena, Santa Elena, Costa Rica
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Pension Santa Elena
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Tucson, Arizona
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed at the hostel with our son (8yrs), and enjoyed the welcoming, positive atmosphere. There were other families with kids there, and we found all of the travelers/guests to be pleasant. The staff was friendly, and very helpful with helping us to organize accommodations in the next towns we were headed to, as well as helping us decide on... More

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Bangkok, Thailand
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49 reviews 49 reviews
11 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Staff are very helpful and the crowd is Gap year. Good company, music, and the location is within walking distance of the bus stop. Rooms are clean and access to all the attractions make this a great place to stay.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed at La Pension Santa Elena in May of this year for 4 nights. I was only meant to stay for 2 and leave when friends of mine left but I enjoyed La Pension Santa Elena and Monteverde so much that I found myself staying for 4. I stayed in both a 3 person room and a single room... More

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Antigua, Guatemala
4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Overall our experience was excellent at Pension Santa Elena! The place has great friendly people who work there (especially Diego - but everyone was awesome). You can tell they really care about the place and want to ensure you have a good and positive experience. You never feel like you're putting anyone out to ask a question - on the... More

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Fox Lake, Illinois
13 reviews 13 reviews
7 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The atmosphere of this place is great. There is a large room with tables and couches to hang out, and a restaurant attached with free breakfast. You can buy beer there as well. We stayed in a clean standard room with a private (nice) bath with reliably hot water. Some of the other rooms looked super nice and new, but... More

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Coral Springs, Florida
18 reviews 18 reviews
7 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

We loved Monteverde. The hostel was very clean and in a great location. The only reason I gave 4 stars instead of 5 was the location of our room was very noisy, but I am sure other rooms are much quieter. I would definitely return.

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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

This place is great! Very very friendly and helpful staff, helped us book several tours in the area which were all great. Ziplining, night hike and a visit to the monteverde cloud forest. Our room with a double bed and private bathroom was nice, just what we needed and a nice spacious shower with warm water. The vibe at the... More

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Santa Rosa, California
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

Three nights in two-bedded room with bath,comfortable beds, plenty of hot water, no complaint about street noise. Management switched our room after complaint about high step into bathroom. , , iWe too found the youth scene daunting but got comfortable with it. The young men at thefront desk are worthy of a four-star hotel, good with tour arrangements, advice about... More

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Lynchburg, Virginia
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

We chose to stay at the hostel for 3 nights because of TripAdvisor ratings and price. I believe we definitely got our money's worth. The staff took care of all of our arrangments to visit forests locally, told us about good food spots, etc. Even the little Taco Taco restaurant next door was fine. It is also clear that the... More

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Sao Paulo, SP
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35 reviews 35 reviews
27 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

I had 2 great nights staying there. It's well located, in the heart of the village with buses to Monteverde right at the corner. Shops, bars, restaurants and supermarkets all around it. The staff is very helpful. Rooms are clean. Good breakfast. Great vibe!

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Address: 250 m al Sureste Banco Nacional en el corazon de Santa Elena, Santa Elena, Costa Rica
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Location: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Monteverde > Santa Elena
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
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Pension Santa Elena Hotel Santa Elena
Pension Santa Elena Monteverde, Costa Rica

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Our Mission is to exceed our guests expectations of a budget hotel by providing outstanding customer service and dependable information. Commit time and resources to preserve the values and traditions of our community and Costa Rica. Pura Vida y Pura Hospitalidad. ... more   less 
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