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Heredia, Costa Rica
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8 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed at this hotel for a full week and I was very happy with the accommodations. The hotel is a little dated; but everything was in good working condition. As you enter the room you'll notice a beautiful handcrafted door, a different design on each room. The hotel grounds are well kept and the pool area is very nice.... More 

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Titusville, Florida
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Hotel Martino Spa & Resort Challenges: 1. Animals in the crawl space (all night long - no sleep) 2. No shower pressure 3. Refrigerator had problems 4. Ants in the room 5. Services (exception of the refrigerator) were pretty good and the grounds were okay 6. Trip insurance was USELESS!!!

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San Jose, Costa Rica
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2016 via mobile

My boyfriend and l spend a free days over at this hotel and we got robbed by the staff $3000 out of the safety deposit box... l use to go there many years ago when the builder and original owner was still alive was an amazing place now every visit in the last few years it's been getting worst... full... More 

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adriano_martino, Owner at Resort Martino Boutique Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Melissa, leaving a side your commentary about the building, that I respect anyway, specially because I was working at the Hotel with the builder and original owner from the opening in 1998 untill he left us in 2002. Anyway if can tell us in which room you stayed, the dates you were here and if you have asked to... More 

Atlanta
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23 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2016

This hotel is a welcome break from the hustle and bustle of the San Jose area. The property is beautiful with a variety of flowers, plants, and birds. We even saw a few iguanas! We enjoyed the breakfast buffet and the pool, as well.

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adriano_martino, Manager at Resort Martino Boutique Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, thank you for your nice words, they are our best reward. We are happy that you enjoyed your stay with us and we hope to have you soon back at Resort Martino Costa Rica More 

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14 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016 via mobile

Went there with my wife and her family for Holly Week. Las time I was there was 10 years ago approx as that was our first night as newlywed couple. Compare to that time, the pool lack of food and beverage service, pool towels, the breakfast was very greasy, the restaurant is too expensive and the food isn't that great,... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2016 via mobile

My wife and I stayed for a night to be close to airport last night of an several week vacation in CR and loved it. The main entrance has beautiful woods and it leads to restaurant and balcony over looking the very large pool. A golf cart took our bags to our room in one of the many buildings. The... More 

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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188 reviews
73 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2016

The hotel is very nice and situated not far from the airport. The rooms are specious, comfortable, clean and very quiet. Breakfast was very good. There is a nice pool and a spa. Hotel staff are polite and helpful. It is highly recommended.

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Santa Teresa, Costa Rica
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2016

Me and my friends had a night to spend around San Jose before our flight, we met someone who said we must go to this beautiful hotel. The price was great, the breakfast excellent. The owner is Italian and he has great taste, we enjoyed so much and wished we stayed longer! I really do recommend this place, it's like... More 

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33 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2016 via mobile

A decent place at a decent price per night. A few too many dugarants for my liking. A golf cart at your disposal was a big plus for me. Restaurant is very good with an Italian flair. Pool is huge but few takers. Several hammocks much to my liking. Restful place in my opinion and fairly close to the airport.

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Grecia, Costa Rica
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2016

We went for lunch and toured the grounds. The lunch was quite good and well presented. There was a nice selection of different foods than what is usually served here in Costa Rica. We found the property pretty but showing signs of wear, with a lot of deferred maintenance.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Spa
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Breakfast
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Ten minutes from the airport and Central America's biggest casino, this resort is located in the central valley of Costa Rica, known for having one of the three best climates in the world. European style pervades guestrooms with Italian tile and fine wood furnishings; balconies, minibars, cable TV, and wireless Internet access. Surrounded by jungle, the property is within proximity of volcanoes, rainforests, and more. On-site amenities include a spa, modern gym, casino, pool, and restaurant. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Resort Martino Boutique Hotel & Spa

Address: in front of Zoo Ave, La Garita, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Alajuela > La Garita
Price Range: $82 - $101 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Resort Martino Boutique Hotel & Spa 3.5*
Number of rooms: 56
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Also Known As:
Resort Martino Hotel Alajuela
Resort Martino Hotel And Spa
Martino Luxury Hotel
Martino Luxury Resort
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