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Out of Bounds Hotel
3.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   1 km West of Commercial Paco, Old Road to Santa Ana | In front of Restaurant Taj Mahal, Escazu, Costa Rica   |  
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Ranked #2 of 13 Escazu B&B and Inns
Santa Ana, Costa Rica
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
“Best place to stay and amazing hosts!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

The location of this place is ideal, everything is close and its a very safe area. The views are spectacular. The rooms are beautifully decorated and super cozy. The beds are super comfortable and the sheets smell so good! All these details really make you feel at home. We could not believe the amazing and delicious typical breakfast we got in the morning. It makes me hungry to think about! But the most amazing detail about our stay was the wonderful hosts who were always there for us, ready to help us with anything we could possibly need. Matteo and Meranda really give their all to keep this place as the best place to stay in San Jose. Excellent Job!

  • Stayed October 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
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  • Value
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  • Cleanliness
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Summerland, Canada
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

Out of Bounds is a boutique hotel in the heart of the Central Valley.It is in a gorgeous location on the hillside looking out over the valley. The room was simply, yet nicely decorated and very clean.The bed was very comfortable
The hosts Meranda & Matteo couldn,t be more helpful and friendly
Thank you both for a pleasant stay!!!

  • Stayed February 2014, traveled solo
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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10 hotel reviews
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31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

Spectacular views, day and night, of the city and volcanos! Clean, comfortable, great price, breakfast served on your deck, free wifi, awesome Indian restaurant across the street, next door to Dentavac (where my husband was getting dental work done) but most of all wonderful, helpful owners! Thank you Meranda and Matteo! You can count on these people to help you with whatever questions or plans you have while visiting Costa Rica!

  • Stayed May 2014, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Roatan, Honduras
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25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

I have stayed at Out Of Bounds multiple times over the past years for 1 simple reason...

the warm welcome your receive and genuine helpfulness from Matteo & Miranda.

location is great, walking distance to the pack centre, dentist (dentavac), if you need to pick up some shopping or the movies the multi plaza is right there..

just easy and in true purr vida style

thanks Matteo, Miranda and you know you shall see me again soon!

  • Stayed June 2014, traveled solo
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

Perfect way to end our 10 day tour of the country. Staying just outside the city allowed us still to feel like we were not in the hustle of bustle but close enough to get to what we needed. We had a lovely room with 2 queen beds and a full bed which was perfect to allow us to re-organize ourselves before our return trip home. We were able to jump on a bus that took us right to the middle of San Jose, so we did not need to drive in. The Taj Mahal Indian restaurant is right across the road (careful of the rush hour traffic during the week) and was very good. The view of the city and volcanos is wonderful too. Breakfast was a smoothie the first day and scrambled eggs the next. Just what we needed. Thank you!

  • Stayed May 2014, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Manuel Antonio National Park, Costa Rica
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

If your looking for a nice clean, comfortable place for reasonable price? This is it!! Meranda and Matteo are wonderful hosts catering to all our needs and questions. Multiplaza, Walmart, CIMA, IMAX, Santa Anna are all just minutes away. Loved the view in the morning with our breakfast and coffee...3 Volcanoes and city view....wow! Thanks guys..we'll be back.

  • Stayed May 2014, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Okotoks, Canada
1 review
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

I found the owners Matteo and Meranda exceptional in their hospitality, they made me feel like i was family and not request was too much. It was a relaxing worry free stay with one of the best sleeps i have ever had in the area. I found the Hotel clean and comfy and will definately return over and over again. A family emergency back home necessitated an early return on my trip but Matte and Meranda went out of their way to help with the arrangements and transportation requirements. Something you won't get from another resort.
Matte and Mer thanks so much and see you when i come back you can count on me coming back.

Room Tip: I stayed in the Standard King Room #4.
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  • Stayed April 2014, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Address: 1 km West of Commercial Paco, Old Road to Santa Ana | In front of Restaurant Taj Mahal, Escazu, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of San Jose > San Jose Metro > Escazu
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( Wi-Fi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Kitchenette Room Service Shuttle Bus service Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #2 of 13 B&Bs / Inns in Escazu
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Out of Bounds Hotel 3*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
What better description than the ones our guests have left here. We are a small boutique hotel where comfort and hospitality are #1, operated by the owners to ensure the best service is given. Our ideal location is a plus, within walking distance to shopping centers, supermarkets, restaurants and more. Take in the amaizng Views of 3 Volcanos and the Valley while eating your Free Breakfast. Free Wifi and calls to Canada and the USA included. Pura Vida! ... more   less 
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Out Of Bounds Hotel Costa Rica/Escazu

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