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Hotel Sabana B&B

Sabana Norte, San Jose, Costa Rica
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Ottawa
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5 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

I rediscovered this mid-size hotel (30 rooms?) by accident more than 20 years after my first stay here, which suggests that the location and price, two important criteria when choosing a hotel, are pretty good. On this visit we stayed there at the beginning of our trip to Costa Rica and returned again at the end of our trip. The... More 

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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130 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2014

I made reservations with the Sabana B&B several months ago. It sounded terrific and in a perfect location in San Jose. Well, we arrived yesterday and the place is closed down, no signs and no people and locked gates. A neighbor said that it has been closed for 2 months. I have a gut feeling about the reason I did... More 

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Heredia, Costa Rica
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2013

I want to thank the staff of Hotel Sabana B & B for letting me do my internship with you. It has been an incredible and very helpful experience to me! Thanks for opening your doors to me and being so special! I encourage everyone to visit the hotel Sabana b&b. The staff will make you feel like part of... More 

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joscuahe, Manager at Hotel Sabana B&B, responded to this review

Dear Carolina, thank you for your review! We believe tourism is not only a cozy room! We believe we as a company have a purpose, to protect nature, to protect our Costa Rican culture and to protect our wildlife and national parks! We also believe in Young students like you that will continue with our effort to reduce Global Warming... More 

Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013

We had a rather large group and they handled us handsomely! It is a great location close to many restaurants or alternative transportation. It is family owned and run, the mother cooks the breakfast every morning for each person, and eating on the terrace is beautiful. This is a great place to stay in San Jose, CR! :0)

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Alaska
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11 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2013

We enjoyed our stay here. The owners were genuine in their desire to provide a quality stay. The location was good for us because it is not a far taxi ride from the bus station and we needed a day to relax. The neighborhood is quiet and near the Sabana Park. Our hosts helped direct us to good restaurants in... More 

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Sarapiquí, Heredia, Costa Rica
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2013

My large group and myself including 11 people in all had an excellent stay. We ran into no problems, and when we left I kept hearing my friends talk about how friendly the staff was. I have no complaints. Everything was really nice in a good location. And the breakfest on the balcony while the sunrises was just beautiful. A... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2012

I wanted to stay with a Costa Rican family rather than in an anonymous international hotel, and the Hotel Sabana B&B turned out to be perfect. The managers José and his parents Gina and Ignacio are so much fun, and they know so much about Costa Rica. All their advice and bookings about where to go and stay in the... More 

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Columbia, South Carolina
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2012

I have had the good fortune of staying at Hotel Sabana B&B during multiple business trips to the region starting in 2010. I would not trade this experience for that of a typical business style hotel because the amenities and comfort level are very similar. With Ignacio, Gina and their son Jose providing recommendations of local restaurants and being able... More 

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Cayucos
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2012

Ig and Gina are delightful, accommodating hosts. Their son Jose speaks excellent English. Gina loves to practice her English and was patient with me with my Spanish. I stayed there twice; both times the rooms were very clean and neat. Interesting shower but it works well. Gina takes pride in providing a "true Costa Rican" breakfast (excellent), which she cooks... More 

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Athens, Georgia
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2012

We stayed here twice and would not even consider going anywhere else! Ignacio and Gina make you feel right at home as does their son Jose. Food is fabulous and so fun having it winched up from the floor below. Lovely garden and Gina has every right to be so proud of it. When I went to print my boarding... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Conveniently located in the best residential area of San Jose, called North Sabana. Run by a Costa Rican family who will shower you with attention! We will be a plus for your trip planning. The rooms are cozy and totally equipped providing a great environment for all guests. You will have a delicious homemade breakfast in our Rain Forest Cafe Terrace. Eco and community friendly property (CST 3 leaves). ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Sabana B&B

Address: Sabana Norte, San Jose, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of San Jose > San Jose Metro > San Jose
Price Range: $69 - $112 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As:
Hotel Sabana B&B Costa Rica/San Jose
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