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Reviewed November 1, 2010

Booked this after the good reviews but was shocked at how bad it was. The services advertised on the best western site were not available, the shuttle was not available, the spa was not available, there was no restraunt facility. I doubt the genuineness of some reviews of this hotel because of the massive difference in promised services and what...

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Dallas,TX
Reviewed October 3, 2010

Let me preface this review by saying the hotel owner goes out of his way to make you feel at home. The hotel has an amazing view of San Jose and if you want to just get away and read a good book and are on a budget and not looking for excitement...this is your spot. As with all Best...

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Gladstone, Missouri
Reviewed September 20, 2010

We had to wonder what we were in for as we wound our way up the narrow mountain lane. But the staff were amazingly helpfull and the biker bar down the street had great food at reasonable prices. We loved their chifrijo with a cold beer! I would definitely stay there again. When it was not raining, the view was...

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Commerce Township, Michigan
Reviewed August 4, 2010

Raul went out of his way, a really! great host. The staff is excellent! The rooms are modern, very clean. The views are incredible, especially at night. The price to value relationship is off the charts. The air is not humid and is very cool, which makes for a truly great nights sleep. This is my new favorite retreat to...

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China Grove, North Carolina
Reviewed June 10, 2010

We were lost, in San Jose, and saw signs for the Best Western. It was a great place with awesome views! The staff was friendly and we thoroughly enjoyed our stay. Raul was a great host and the restaurant across the street was delightful (another Raul ran the place). Highly recommended if you are staying near San Jose (only 20...

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Santa Teresa, Costa Rica
Reviewed May 27, 2010

There were only 2 reviews on T.A. when I booked, so I didn't know what to expect. From the 1st, Dunia (1 of the owners) was so friendly--and not just because I had just come (also) from FL, as she had, or was moving to CR permanently (as she and Raul had). I came with my brother, who only stayed...

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Collierville, Tennessee
Reviewed March 16, 2010

Pros: It is on top of a mountain with fantastic views of the city. It is very quiet, peaceful, and gated with guards so you don't have to worry about thieves breaking into your car like you do around San Jose. It is also very reasonably priced. The staff is great. Free WiFi. Cons: Since it is on top of...

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Palm City, Florida
Reviewed October 30, 2009

We reserved a room (through our AAA advisor) for the one night prior to flying out of San Jose at the end of a fantastic week in Costa Rica! After the steep and dangerous drive up to the hotel, we entered a secure gate. Secured by an armed guard, due to the area...don't even think about being able to walk...

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Miami, FL
Reviewed September 23, 2009

The Hotel is great if you are looking for tranquility. The owner and staff are are very down to earth. The hotel is located on top of a mountain overseeing all of SJO. It is beautiful at night. I dont know about the area outside the hotel it looks runned down but I can assure you the hotel isn't -...

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Atlanta Georgia
Reviewed August 2, 2009

As a "treat" for myself I went to Paradise Inn for a breast reduction. Arrived at the airport and did not have anyone to pick me up ------------- was thinking I had made a mistake in traveling from Atlanta, GA to CR. Shuttle did arrive 30 min. later. This was the ONLY problem I experienced the entire 10 days. The...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in San Jose, Costa Rica, the Paradise Cosmetic Inn Surgical Recovery Center is just a few minutes away from all major hospitals and plastic surgeons clinics, airport. Our unique surgical recovery center inn was built especially for patients looking for the best surgical retreat and aftercare. Costa Rica plastic surgery, plastic surgeons and surgeons in general are world renowned for their skill expertise and professionalism. That is why Costa Rica excels in the field of medical tourism. Enjoy the best views of Central Valley on top of a breathtaking mountain. We offer a comfortable and relaxing atmosphere in our beautiful new accommodations. Our English speaking nurses and professional staff are waiting to pamper and indulge your every need! Come and recover in the serene ambience of Costa Rica's natural beauty! Come and enjoy Costa Rica the country that offers the best medical tourism in the world! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Paradise

Address: 2 Km S Iglesia San Antonio de Escazu, Escazu 23556, Costa Rica (Formerly BEST WESTERN Paradise Inn & Spa)
Location: Costa Rica > Province of San Jose > San Jose Metro > Escazu
Price Range: $41 - $59 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hotel Paradise 2.5*
Number of rooms: 31
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Also Known As:
Best Western Paradise Inn And Spa
Best Western Paradise Hotel San Jose
Hotel Paradise Costa Rica/Escazu
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“The rooms with balcony will have a better view of the city lights”
 of 5 bubbles 154frankc, Aug 1, 2015 | Read review
“room overlooking san jose”
 of 5 bubbles B7695FOmarior, Jul 8, 2015 | Read review
“Spend the extra 20$ and get the room overlooking the city.”
 of 5 bubbles corford, Feb 24, 2015 | Read review
“2nd floor, balcony”
 of 5 bubbles billsto, Oct 29, 2014 | Read review
“There are none. The place is a dump.”
 of 5 bubbles downtown100, Apr 13, 2014 | Read review
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