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100 m downhill from the SuperCompro supermrket | Monteverde, Puntarenas, Santa Elena 5655, Costa Rica   |  
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2006

Wonderful experience. We just spent a week with David and Elena at the Casa Tranquilo. The free breakfast was great to start the day with. We had acess to the computer any time we needed. David met us at the bus to help us with our luggage, which I was not expecting. Since my spanish is limited he helped us with any questions about the tours or places to dine at. We would love to come back again.

Three very happy travelers from Lodi, Wisconsin, USA

  • Stayed April 2006
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2006

Nice, private rooms in quiet location close to town. Owner grew up here and is very knowledgable on best tours and local fare. Great price for rooms and hot showers. Very friendly staff and clean house.

  • Stayed April 2006
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2006

We had the best time at casa tranquiilo!! david is VERY helpful! ;) and the warm water is amazing... if you go to santa elena, stay here! /malin, malin, erika och rebecca!

  • Stayed March 2006
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2006

Casa Tranquilo was recommended to me by a friend of the owner, which does not necessarily guarantee a good stay. But it was very welcoming, with crystal clean rooms and real hot water, not the typical tepid water many budget places try to pass off for hot. David is a great host, speaks fluent English, and runs the place with pride. A good breakfast is included, with fresh fruit, granola, coffee, bread and juice. At its location at the edge of town, it is a friendly refuge from the dusty streets of town.

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Additional Information about Casa Tranquilo Hostel

Address: 100 m downhill from the SuperCompro supermrket | Monteverde, Puntarenas, Santa Elena 5655, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Monteverde > Santa Elena
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Shuttle Bus service
Hotel Style:
Ranked #6 of 25 Specialty Lodging in Santa Elena
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 7
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Casa Tranquilo is a rustic tico-style house turned into a relaxed hostel outside the village of Santa Elena in Monteverde, Costa Rica.here you'll find Free Breakfast, Free Internet & Wifi. Kitchen and parking area are also available... ... more   less 
Also Known As:
Casa Tranquilo Hotel Santa Elena
Casa Tranquilo Hostel Monteverde, Costa Rica - Santa Elena

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