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    Hotel Buena Vista

    | 9 km north from Juan Santa María International Airport, road to National Park Póas Volcano, Pilas, Alajuela 4050, Costa Rica
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    Overview
    • Excellent57%
    • Very good32%
    • Average8%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
    Travelers talk about
    “central valley” (47 reviews)
    “san jose” (136 reviews)
    “poas volcano” (43 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
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    Free Airport Transportation
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    Private Balcony
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 556 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We stayed 3 nights at Hotel Buena Vista prior to our flight home to the UK after 70 days touring Central Amercia. It is located about 5 miles from the airport and a shuttle was included in the room rate and we were transported to...More

    Thank pandsw
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    This was our first stop in a 2 week four hotel tour of Cost Rica. I wanted something quiet, near to San Jose Airport and a good base to recover from the flight from the Uk on day one and explore either San Jose or...More

    Thank Matthew S
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    The hotel has a really beautiful view of the city. It is especially mesmerizing at night. I stayed here just prior to leaving for returning home. There is a gas station about 3km down the hill on the left hand side for refilling your rental...More

    Thank Daryl F
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Stayed at Buena Vista at the beginning and end of our vacation in Costa Rica. Incredible staff, great service and very comfortable accommodations. We had one of the villas with a balcony overlooking the mountains and San Jose at a distance. You’re guaranteed breathtaking views....More

    Thank Gabe G
    Response from BuenaVistaAlajuela, Owner at Hotel Buena VistaResponded 3 weeks ago

    Gabe, Thank you for taking the trouble to tell others about your stay in our hotel. We appreciate that, and we hope to see you again. Ed

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    We ended up at the hotel because of Hurricane Nate. They took such good care of us. The hotel is a beautiful place. The rooms are nice and we'll appointed. The hotel overlooks the mountains. If I were to go back, I would stay here...More

    Thank AriaLeigh
    Response from BuenaVistaAlajuela, Owner at Hotel Buena VistaResponded 3 weeks ago

    We are happy that you stayed with us and reviewed our hotel. Will tell Andres you spoke well of him. There are street lights here, and there has never been a robbery of of a guest. That being said, if a guest doesn't have a...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Concierge
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Outdoor pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • $126 - $245 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 30
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    • Location
    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Alajuela >
    • Alajuela >
    • Pilas
    • Also Known As
    • Buena Vista Hotel ,
    • Buena Vista Alajuela
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    Traveler (360)
    Room & Suite (93)
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    Ian L
    June 1, 2017|
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    Response from Lori C | Reviewed this property |
    The staff were wonderful about picking us up at the airport at no additional cost. They also offer all sorts of excursions at very reasonable prices. Poaz is usually a 6 hour tour and costs approximately $120.00 for 2... More
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    September 22, 2016|
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    Response from jmascia5 | Reviewed this property |
    No charge for airport shuttle... It is free. Great deal! Great little boutique hotel. You will like it.
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    BAKERM007
    September 6, 2016|
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    Response from BuenaVistaAlajuela | Property representative |
    Thank you for your question, we have some smoke outside area where you you are alowed
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    "We had Villa #1 which overlooked the roof of a few other villas, but we had no one on any side of us. It was..."
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    "Take the coffee tour on the grounds. Lovely to see all the plants"
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    "The halls can echo a bit and rooms near the swimming pool could be loud if the pool is crowded."
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    "Request Rm #10"
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