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    Pura Vida Hotel

    Tuetal Sur | 4km North of SJO International Airport, Alajuela 20102, Costa Rica
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed January 2, 2012

    This spot, is what every traveller hopes for. A charming inn with privacy in a lovely garden. However, what it really offers is in addition to the inn itself. Arrive from tramping in the jungle and you will find a way to dry your wet...More

    Thank barb_ken
    Reviewed January 1, 2012

    This hotel is the best place to station yourself to visit after a long flight. It is just minutes from the airport and the hotel owner can even cover the cab fare. The rooms, patio restaurant, and grounds are excellent. We arranged a car rental...More

    Thank Beasleyboy1
    Reviewed December 30, 2011

    My husband and I had the most amazing time at Pura Vida. Beautiful gardens, great rooms, fab advice on the area and great hosts - happy to help and really interesting to chat to. The breakfast was also fantastic. Highly recommended!

    Thank Jackster79
    Reviewed December 29, 2011

    Loved our casita (Maricopas) although it was at the bottom of the hill and the main veranda and office were at the top. I didn't mind the hike, but people with mobility issues might have trouble. The casita had an outdoor patio, with hammock and...More

    Thank lisarose
    Response from alajuelanorth, Manager at Pura Vida HotelResponded December 31, 2011

    Glad you enjoyed the Pura Vida Hotel. And apologies if there was a mildewy smell in one of the bathrooms. This Casita was rebuilt a year and a 1/2 ago so most everything in there is pretty new except for the outside walls and the...More

    Reviewed December 26, 2011

    Berni and his wife were tremendously welcoming to us. We thoroughly enjoyed the grounds, the view and the delicious breakfast and felt as if we were staying with friends. Highly recommend this as a great stay for great value!

    Thank Katepop79
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    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Travelers' Choice2017 Winner
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    Details
    • Price range
    • $88 - $158 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
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    • Location
    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Alajuela >
    • Alajuela
    • Also Known As
    • Pura Vida Alajuela ,
    • Hotel Pura Vida ,
    • Pura Vida Hotel Costa Rica/Alajuela
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    Traveler (448)
    Room & Suite (136)
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    Hotel & Grounds (261)
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    Maddmatt2
    November 3, 2016|
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    Response from alajuelanorth | Property representative |
    Hello, Perhaps . . . what will the teacher be saying? Berni
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    algol123
    October 20, 2015|
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    Response from alajuelanorth | Property representative |
    Hi we are the Pura Vida Hotel - the website is puravidahotel . com - there is no problem viewing the web site anywhere that we know? You can email us directly at info @ puravidahotel . com if you are still having problems... More
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    Nancy R
    May 11, 2015|
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    Response from BKandCB | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, it's the Pura Vida hotel that I reviewed. Bernie and Nhi are the owners and the nicest people. If you want dinner, you have make those arrangements in advance; Nhi is a fabulous chef!
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    "For families choose the Katydid Casita."
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    "We stayed in two rooms. Both fab."
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    "The separate casitas are very nice--especially Mariposa and Rainforest."
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    "We stayed in both the Rainforest and Toucan Casitas. The Rainforest Casita is a split level, with the bedroom..."
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