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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2011

Thankfully we only booked for 1 night. No service at all, Securityguard with a gun was needed to watch our car. Filthy very fat German owner didn’t care about anything except his beer. We felt very unsafe here. Didn’t even try the included breakfast or pool. Would not advise to go here. It could be because we were here in... More 

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San Jose, California, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2011

If you remember old fashioned customer service and yearn for genuine guest care, this is the place for you. I am not talking about the rehearsed training the majority of the staff gets at big name places; I am talking about truly caring for you but not being overwhelmed type place. Excellent food, I mean yummy good and good prices.... More 

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Eau Claire, Wisconsin
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2011

Super clean rooms. North end of beach away from busy area. Beautiful plants, trees and flowers on grounds. Restaurant has good food and a great bartender. Not a large resort hotel and a nice mixture of people from all over stay there. Each room has a patio or a balcony/deck area. We could see the ocean from ours through the... More 

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Tinian, Mariana Islands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2011

We loved not being in the middle of Jaco and still had an ocean view from our room. The AC works well, the shower is relaxing and stays at a constant temperature, and the room was spotless. Very nice little place. Yay for German efficiency!! :)

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Lunenburg, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2011

Average size rooms w table and fridge, luggage closet, pleasant balcony. Hearty breakfasts in open air, clean pool, casual. Good security. Hotel is well maintained. Beautiful location on a quiet section of beach, on north end of town. There is a feeling of seclusion here even though it's close to town. While sunsets are not viewable from the hotel, beautiful... More 

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1 Thank like-mountains
San Ramon, Costa Rica
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2011

Close to beach, rooms are nice but the owner is German and acted like he did not like Americans. he needs to be more friendly..

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2011

We stayed two nights and we will stay more nights next time. They are located very close to the beach and they have the best location in Jaco for the beach sand quality and cleanliness. The room was clean, we had two double beds, air conditioning, hot shower and the breakfast (not included) very good. A large pool was front... More 

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Chaves, Portugal
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2010

nice clean rooms, located on the beach, delicious food and beautiful flowers! just a bit far from the center (to walk with heavy rain;)

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Brussels, Belgium
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2010

Great vacation spent at the Pochote Grande; many thanks tot the super staff (Dank schön, Mannfred!, super clean rooms and very quiet setting. Jean Pierre

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Blackheath, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2009

A good ending by the beach to a fantastic 10 days in Costa Rica. My wife booked online, and I was a bit concerned! - was very happy with it in the end. There were a couple of bad reviews on trip advisor, and I thought I would correct them!!

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Hotel Pochote Grande

Address: Jaco, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Jaco
Price Range: $81 - $94 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Pochote Grande 3*
Number of rooms: 24
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Also Known As:
Pochote Grande Hotel
Hotel Pochote Grande Costa Rica/Jaco
Hotel Style:
#18 On the Beach Hotel in Jaco
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