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Hotel Alta Las Palomas

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Elmhurst, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We've stayed at the Hotel Alta for years and always enjoyed it very much. The location, up in the hills surrounding the city is very nice and the staff can't be beat. They are unceasingly pleasant and helpful. Having morning coffee on the veranda is wonderful. The restaurant is also so pleasant (Jorge is such a great waiter.) with a... More 

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Coastal South Carolina, South Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The staff was great. Always courteous, professional. The room was very nice, clean and comfortable, the bathroom was very clean The restaurant was good, the staff very nice. The food needed a little more taste But it was good We had a gre

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Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful old hotel, recommed if you like seclusion away from city, like a compound walled resort. No coffee machine in room complimentry in check in area. Must take expensive taxi everywhere. Very nice resturant in building

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great place, the round about at the main entrance is one of a kind. The lobby is so nice and the flow of the hotel is so unique. I love this place and will keep staying here when ever I come. don't forget to try the breakfast buffet, so fresh and there were so many options.

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Stamford, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel Hotel was everything I was hoping for. on the moment I walked in the door til the time I checked. It was the perfect combination of modern flair with Costa Rican style. I was upgraded to a grand suite which was spacious, clean, and with beautiful views. It was as private as you want it to be and... More 

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel is very beautiful and in a lovely location high up on the hills above San Jose. The views at sunset are particularly stunning. The pool area is very nice and quiet - we were the only people there - with the most comfortable sun loungers I've ever sat on! Be warned however the pool is not heated and... More 

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Minneapolis
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely hotel in San Jose. The room was spacious, clean with beautiful views of the valley below. Service was good. Food was good (for San Jose, which overall doesn't do food that well except for their local cuisine - gallo pinto, plantains etc...). Would definitely stay here again.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were in CR for a week and had an amazing time so we wanted to spend our evening in San Jose (prior to our flight) at a boutique hotel to allow for one more night of pampering. The hotel itself is lovely, a classic, elegant design with a lot of character. Pros: staff was attentive and polite. The views... More 

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Munich, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Upon arrival at this hotel, I realized I had stayed here before back in 2001. I remember enjoying my stay the first time, but it was only for one night. This time, it seems the hotel has been renovated in decor, especially in the main lobby area. It is really a stunning building. The staff are extremely warm and helpful... More 

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Tucson, Arizona
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2016

My husband and I stayed here our last night in Costa Rica. The first thing I noticed was a smell, like fuel, permeated the hallways. The hotel was pretty, but I couldn’t get past the smell. Our room was nice. The private balcony was wonderful and provided a stunning view. The shower was designed poorly as water sprayed out of... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Hot Tub
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
alta las Paloma's hotel is a collection of 23 rooms with private balconies and expansive views of costa rica`s central valley. This means you'll often find an adventure-weary traveller dining at la luz restaurant+bar, kicking back and soaking up the views after an epic expedition, or regrouping to head out again. Their roomy balconies leading you to an exotic garden scene, or if staying in the master suite, the mountains and volcanoes beyond Valle de Santa Ana. Local organic farmers supply the ingredients for la luz restaurant+bar whose menus feature an eclectic mix of influences. Let our chef indulge your senses with an exquisite culinary experience at la luz restaurant+bar, renowned as one of the best restaurants in san jose. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Alta Las Palomas

Address: Hwy 121 | Alto de las Palomas, Escazu 10201, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of San Jose > San Jose Metro > Escazu
Price Range: $115 - $240 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Alta Las Palomas 3.5*
Number of rooms: 23
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Also Known As:
Alta Hotel Escazu
Hotel Alta Las Palomas Costa Rica/Escazu
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#1 Business Hotel in Escazu
#1 Romantic Hotel in Escazu
#4 Family Hotel in Escazu
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