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Bristol, UK
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We stayed only one night before flying home but I would love to have stayed longer. San Jose airport is only 20 minutes away by taxi and the lights of San Jose can be seen from the hotel restaurant but it felt like a complete oasis from what is an unattractive city. There are 3 swimming pools (each of a... More 

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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We Wished we could have stayed here longer - but as our first stop in Costa Rica it could not have been better - it really started our trip perfectly! To start with we got there early and they were just finishing getting our Villa ready 3 hours ahead of schedule! - so we sat in the bar area and... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We stayed for our last night in Costa Rica ahead of flying home. The hotel has good amenities however the city noise is quite significant and woke me up at 4.30am (chickens, traffic, dogs barking). The food in the restaurant was only ok. The views were great from our room and the room itself was huge and accommodated 1 adult... More 

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San Luis Obispo, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I don't want to say too much because this is my favorite resort in Costa Rica, and I don't want to give it away, but... This is the most beautiful place I have ever stayed in my life. We have stayed in #20, which had the most beautiful view and architecture... And was right by the infinity pool and spa.... More 

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Omaha, Nebraska
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed 2 nights, one in a villa, but there were none available for our second night, so we moved to a duplex on night 2. Both were amazing! The rooms were colorful, clean, and the beds were comfortable. The views from the patio were remarkable! We swam in the "Sunset Pool" again, with outstanding views and manicured landscaping! The... More 

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NYC
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at this hotel for 2 nights, booking 2 rooms for ourselves, the grandparents and our son, daughter-in-law and 2 grandchildren. First impressions were that this is a well maintained and beautiful resort. The 3 pools are lovely. The rooms are large and the staff quite friendly and very kind. Our grandkids loved the hiking and swimming. I rated... More 

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Ubud, Indonesia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed at Xandari before flying home from San Jose. Beautiful villa with an a amazing view of the valley, lovely hikes and gardens, and a great restaurant and spa. We had a terrific massage at sunset - reviving to see the lights of the city below us. Exceptional service too.

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Reading, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here for our final night of a 3 week honeymoon in Costa Rica before flying home. Nice views from our room, qwerky resort. Unfortunately we didn't have time to check out the trails, swimming pool or animals but would have loved to if we’d had time. Staff really friendly. There is no air con or fan but don’t... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I talked to lots of people who only stayed one night either at the start of their vacation or the end since Xandari is so close to the airport. It is perfect for a long stay as well. I've been here twice now. For 5 days in June and 8 days in July and I am counting the days until... More 

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Wilsonville, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed one night before heading to the rest of our vacation. Great location and wonderful resort over looking the city. Restaurant is fantastic for both breakfast and dinner. Be sure to take the hike down to the waterfalls!

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Spa
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Breakfast
  • Laundry Service
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Xandari is a 40-acre plantation with botanical gardens, orchid house and over 5 kms of nature trails including five waterfalls. Xandari is the creation of an architect-artist couple, with 24 spacious villas overlooking the Central Valley. Only 20 minutes from Juan Santamaria International Airport. In addition, three fabulous swimming pools, including the new 125 ft. Long Sunset Pool with a stunning view, and two outdoor jacuzzis. The restaurant serves fresh, continental and Costa Rican menu, featuring many organic fruits and vegetables from our own gardens. Xandari Spa Village is harmoniously integrated with nature and consists of a Yoga Room and five private palm-roofed jalapas with jacuzzi perched on a mountain ridge, where natural ingredients are used in massages and body treatments. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Xandari Resort & Spa

Address: 1 km northwest of El Diamante Bar | Tacacori, Alajuela 4050, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Alajuela > Alajuela
Price Range: $141 - $448 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Xandari Resort & Spa 3.5*
Number of rooms: 24
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Also Known As:
Xandari Resort And Spa
Xandari Hotel Alajuela
Xandari Resort & Spa Costa Rica/Alajuela
Hotel Style:
#1 Family Hotel in Alajuela
#1 Romantic Hotel in Alajuela
#1 Spa Hotel in Alajuela
#6 Business Hotel in Alajuela
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