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    El Cafetal Inn

    Carretera Sta. Eulalia | 100 mts norte de la Iglesia de Santa Eulalia, Atenas 20505, Costa Rica
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    Traveler (77)
    Room & Suite (15)
    Dining (6)
    • Excellent60%
    • Very good20%
    • Average6%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible7%
    Sep 27, 2016
    “peacefull place to stay”
    Feb 12, 2016
    “Great place”
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Airport Transportation
    Room Service
    Multilingual Staff
    Pets Allowed
    Business Center
    Dry Cleaning
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed September 27, 2016

    Very tranquil place to stay, large, with plenty of private spots to relax with a friend, where i have all my friends from the US and Canada stay while they are in Costa Rica, big pool, amazing breakfast is included, HIGHLY RECOMMENDED.

    Thank Kent P
    Reviewed February 12, 2016 via mobile

    We have stayed at the El Cafetal Inn on numerous occasions and have found this inn to be great value for the price and the grounds are awesome. We have just found out that Lee, the original owner has just taken over the place again...More

    1  Thank Muriel A
    Reviewed April 20, 2015

    I am rooting for this place. The new owners took on a lot, since the place had fallen into disrepair when they took it over in January, but they are working hard to get it up to speed and the grounds are extraordinary. So let's...More

    1  Thank Ann R
    Reviewed March 27, 2015

    This is the place to stay for at least a few days. If you are a birding type of person, you should start or end your trip in this hotel. If you are not a birder you should do the same. It is nicely located...More

    1  Thank PaulvanElsen
    Reviewed March 15, 2015

    We spent the first three nights of our CR family vacation here at el Cafetal Inn. We arrived under less than ideal circumstances - our flights had been changed, we arrived quite late after our driver failed to meet us at the airport and we...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Banquet Room
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Room Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Center with Internet Access
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Price range
    • $85 - $120 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Smoking rooms available
    • Number of rooms
    • 14
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    • Location
    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Alajuela >
    • Atenas
    • Also Known As
    • El Cafetal Hotel Atenas
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    Traveler (77)
    Room & Suite (15)
    Dining (6)
    Pool & Beach (6)
    Hotel & Grounds (55)
    Business Center & Event Rooms (1)
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    "ask for room 16 or 18 with the round windows for the best views, or a room by the pool"
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    "Rooms in the pool building are separated from the main house by a steep, long set of stairs. Room 16 in the..."
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