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El Cafetal Inn

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2008

Our family of five just stayed here for two nights arriving at 6am in San Jose. A driver met us at the airport and brought us to Cafetal (probably a 30 minute drive), in time to settle in to our two spacious and airy rooms, and then we were able to enjoy our sumptious breakfast! What a great way to... More 

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NY
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2008

We stayed in a room above the restaurant overlooking the pool. Great views. Drive to get there was a bit scary up and down steep mountains. Room was noisy at night above restaurant. Very clean. Helpful staff. Included breakfast. Not much to do in the area. It was good for the one night that we stayed there.

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St Louis
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2008

This was a lovely bed and breakfast. The owners greeted us as we arrived and let us look at all the rooms and choose which one we wanted. We chose a large red room with a bay window, a balcony, and a huge bathroom. Since we were visiting in the rainy season, the roads were treacherous, not to mention the... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2008

My husband and I had a great stay at the El Cafetal Inn in late February. The staff was so friendly, and the landscape is beautiful. Dinner was excellent and well-priced, and breakfast is perfect on the outdoor terrace. I had a coffee massage as well, and Norma was so sweet. The inn is easy to find when you follow... More 

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Atlanta
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2008

It was slow at the El Cafetal--maybe 10 guests--so quiet. They put us in a tower room with the bow window mentioned, so it is larger and has better views than most. I saw another room htat looked packed with a double + twin bed. Our double bed was a comfortable foam mattress and the pillow flat. The room was... More 

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Bath, England
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2007

We were only staying one night so were only looking for bed and breakfast. Room comfortable on ground floor with small terrace and bow window. Large well maintained gardens and big swimming pool next to restaurant. Staff very friendly and spoke good english. Evening meal in the restaurant was very enjoyable and good value. Buffet Breakfast on the terrace was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2007

Such a great a place I couldn't rave about it enough!!! We had an AMAZING time there. We kind of never plan so we can never expect and ended up just seeing a road sign so we decided to check it out. We were really impressed when we arrived as the place boasts large rooms of varied selection, expansive views,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2007

My husband and I had our wedding at El Cafetal a few weeks ago. We had never visited the property in person before deciding to have it there, so we were a little nervous. There was no need to worry as everything was perfect. Lee and Romy, the owners, and all their staff went above and beyond to make our... More 

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Cleveland, Ohio USA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2006

I stayed here three days. The views from the foothill on which this wonderful hotel sits are magnificent, in every direction. (Haze shrouded mountains, hummingbirds--was that a macaw?--an Iguana for sure--as well as colorful flowers and shrubs everywhere.) One disappointment (not really): A sign points to a "Monkey" site, but I never saw any. My room was spacious, beautifully appointed... More 

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encinitas, california
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2006

We stayed at this hotel a couple days ago. It was pretty tranquil and there were a few other guests there. Mike was very nice and provided great service. The view from our room was among the best we´ve had during our stay. There was some remodeling occurring at the time so we were informed before our stay and were... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access

Additional Information about El Cafetal Inn

Address: St. Eulalia de Atenas | 100 Mts Norte de la Iglesia de Santa Eulalia, Atenas 4013, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Alajuela > Atenas
Price Range: $85 - $120 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — El Cafetal Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 14
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