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Bothell, Washington
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Santa Maria Inn was close to the airport which was great to catch an early flight and return rental car. Front desk person was very friendly and helpful, rooms were okay. Would recommend for a short stay rather than a long extended stay.

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Farmington Hills, Michigan
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Very nice clean rooms and very friendly and accommodative staff. The location is very close to the airport and they had free shuttle service however we drove there and returned our rental car so only used the inn's shuttle to get to the airport. Much better place to stay then over inflated chain airport hotel and home made hot breakfast...

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My flight arrived very late but someone from the hotel was still there to pick me up from the airport. My travel arrangements were cancelled the next day due to a storm but the staff was very helpful with trying to find out information and reschedule. There is a shared kitchenette for the guests to use and a honor system...

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Mississauga
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The room was nice and the location was great, near the airport. The shuttle service was on time. I was up early to catch my flight so I didn't have time for breakfast, so I can't really comment on that

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Ricardo V, Gerente at Hotel Santa Maria Inn, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for taking your time to give us a nice review. Being close to the aiport makes us a great option to stay for those late and early flights for all the people that comes to visit Costa Rica! Also, is priority for that the shuttle to the airport is always on time so every...

Reviewed November 13, 2016 via mobile

Cozy house, good staff. Calm and peaceful. We arrived late at night so they had a food take away service (paid separetely). The transfer to airport was helpful and price-included. I recommend this hotel to stay the night before your flight!

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Ricardo V, Gerente at Hotel Santa Maria Inn, responded to this review

Dear Joana, Thank you so much for taking your time to give us a nice review! We are glad to hear that your stay with us was a good experience. We will work even harder to improve our guests' satisfaction. Hope to see you around Costa Rica again! Ricardo.

Bar Harbor, Maine
Reviewed August 29, 2016

I hesitate to make public my excellent review of the Hotel Santa Maria Inn because I want this place to remain the best kept secret in Costa Rica. I love staying here and have done so 5 times. The rooms are quiet and clean, the staff are exceptionally friendly and helpful, and the breakfast setting in the outdoor courtyard is...

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Ricardo V, Gerente at Hotel Santa Maria Inn, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you so much to taking your time to give us such a nice review. We are glad to know that you enjoyed your stay with us. We work hard to try that every guest can feel the way you do about our hotel. We will keep this way and even try to improve every single detail to...

Satellite Beach, Florida
Reviewed August 11, 2016

I enjoyed the quietness and property location close to the airport. The price was goid especially up against the big. Chains charging an arm and a leg. Breakfast was great, wifi and cable tv. It was exactly what I needed for a flight over till the next day. The friendly front desk host was Very knowledgable in helping me and...

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Ricardo V, Gerente at Hotel Santa Maria Inn, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking your time for give us such a nice review. Our concept is to give to our guest the best service as possible with the fair price. Great to know that your stay with us was full of pleasantness, we will continue under this concept to give to every customer our best. Hope to see...

Reviewed August 4, 2016 via mobile

Simple and easy, we stayed with family and came in late. We were helped by the friendly night receptionist which he helped us ordering some food as well. Good value for price. Also, try to avoid taxi's as they overprice tourists all the time. We took Uber And we never pay more then necessary.

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Dear guest, Thank you so much for taking your time to give us such a nice review, we really appreciate that. Know that you had a night with us full of pleasantness keep us mativated to keep going with the hardwork, to give a good custumer service is what we want to give to every of our guest. Hope to...

Sanford, Florida
Reviewed July 20, 2016

Quite and comfortable. Nice peaceful breakfast. Property was well maintained. Large bathroom with large shower. Would recommend if your looking for a quick and easy stop over while in Costa Rica.*****

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Ricardo V, Gerente at Hotel Santa Maria Inn, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for taking your time to give us such a nice review. It is nice to know that your stay with us was full of pleasantness and that you were able to rest during your quick stay. All this keep us motivated to even improve our service and facilities. Hope to see you again in...

Charlotte, North Carolina
Reviewed July 8, 2016

The staff was very nice and helpful. The breakfast was wonderful and the grounds were secure in an area near the airport. Easy to get to, the taxi driver knew exactly where it was. Room furnishings were average

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Dear Guest, Thank you for taking a moment of your valuable time to give us a nice feedback. Service is a very important thing for us and we will always try to give to every guest the best of it. Thank you for choosing us, and definitely we will consider your comments to make all the changes, so we can...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
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  • Dry Cleaning
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel Santa Maria Inn located just 5 minutes away from the SJO international Airport will bring you a night full of rest and relax after or before taking a long flight. Our staff will bring you a great service with an important free airport shuttle, to and from. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Santa Maria Inn

Address: NE From the Pacific Gas Station, Rio Segundo de Alajuela, Costa Rica 800 M, Alajuela 20109, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Alajuela > Alajuela
Price Range: $56 - $66 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hotel Santa Maria Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 8
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“Family owned inn which is much better to support then the chain hotels. We spent 10 days in beautiful Costa Rica and stayed and ate 100% local and had a most enjoyable time.”
 of 5 bubbles TonyK719, 5 days ago | Read review
“I was upstairs - very quiet - no street noise that I noticed.”
 of 5 bubbles rogerw520, Mar 31, 2016 | Read review
“Room on second fllor facing the rear was quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles barryb258, Mar 7, 2016 | Read review
“Stairs are involved with access to room”
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“There are both bigger and smaller rooms available.”
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