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Antioch, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Che Tica is an older, well established Costa Rican hotel facility. Some of its many themed rooms are undergoing upgrades. The service and food are outstanding. However, it is 20 kilometers from downtown San Jose. That means a $40 round trip taxi fee. You can walk around the grounds, or to a nearby resturuant with great food, but that is... More 

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2016

Before I begin my review, I suggest bringing sweat pants , slippers or thick socks & a fleece sweatshirt to Che Tica. I was there for 2 weeks in January 2016. It is 10 miles from San Jose but much cooler. My room did have heat but when it rained I felt cold and damp since I didn't have warm... More 

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Fairbanks, Alaska
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2015

Is the one word I would use to describe Che Tica. I don't think I would have had such a great appreciation for all the details and thought they have given to their recovery center if I hadn't stayed at another establishment before transferring to Rueben and Lorena's hidden paradise. I truly believe that when I arrived at Che Tica... More 

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New Bedford, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2015

If you're looking for a place to recover from surgery or even just to relax - you've found it. I couldn't have felt more safe and taken care of. Ruben and his staff are so wonderful and welcoming. They do everything to make you feel comfortable. I'm a picky eater and they accommodated my "picky" ways.

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Seabrook, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015

Recently (August 2015), I journeyed to San Jose, Costa Rica, with my dear friend as a companion during her surgery and subsequent two-week recovery period. It was enlightening to be guests at The Che Tika Ranch, where we were fully cared for under the supervision of owners Lorena and Ruben, definitively professionals in accommodating patients post-surgery. All necessities, as outlined... More 

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St. Petersburg, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2015

I spent 14 days recovering from surgery at Che Tica Ranch. What a wonderful experience!! Ruben and Lorena are so welcoming, genuine, and helpful. Frances is a giving and caring nurse who made me feel very confident in her care. The delicious and healthy meals were delivered to my cottage by a cheerful, attentive staff. I can't imagine attempting to... More 

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Ravenna, Ohio
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

Upon arrival, our plane was 'ONLY' five minutes late, and we had to 'CALL' the CheTica Ranch to have them come and pick us up. This was to be inclusive in the cost of staying with them. We ultimately called them, and while attempting to call, they finally showed up. They informed us, that 'OUR DOCTOR' wanted, IF AT ALL... More 

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South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015

Recently in June of 2015 I had the opportunity to stay for two weeks at Chetica Recovery Ranch in Costa Rica! I cannot begin to describe the wonderful experience I had while there. Though my plane was late by almost an hour and a half, I found the Chetica driver waiting for me at the airport upon my arrival. I... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Fantastic people, beautiful location, great food! I had major abdominal surgery in late May of 2015 in San Jose Costa Rica, and stayed here with my son as caretaker. This place is more designed for dental and minor surgery patients, but they did their best to make sure I was well taken care of. I was here in the rainy... More 

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Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

I went to Costa Rica for a face lift & breast augmentation all by myself by choice from Canada, but the minute I stepped into Costa Rica Rueben, Lorena, Francis & all their staff were there to take care of me & not at 1 time did I feel alone or scared. The care, food, lodging & views are incredible.... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
An 80 acre ranch, pure environment for your perfect recovery from any surgical procedure or dental work, just a mile away from the Braulio Carrillo's National Park, forest, river and creek crossing through, private, fully furnished theme cottages for your comfort and over 12 people caring attentively for each and every one of your post-surgical needs at only 10 miles away from downtown San Jose!! We work with all the Major Clinics and Hospitals of San Jose, C.R. ... more   less 

Additional Information about CheTica Ranch

Address: 250 meters North of Peaje Zurqui on rd #32 | San Jeronimo de Moravia, Moravia 1100, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of San Jose > San Jose Metro > Moravia
Price Range: $85 - $160 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 20
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