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San Jose 2050 Costa Rica See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
$59 - $69 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Hotel Milvia Costa Rica/San Jose
Costa Rica > Province of San Jose > San Jose Metro > San Jose
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Juan Santamaria Intl Airport12 mi
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Reviewed May 29, 2017

This hotel was booked for me by an agency that was facilitating my study abroad program with students. They didn't have enough home stay families, so a hotel it was. This hotel was a great compromise - I hate big hotel chains, especially when abroad,...More

Thank Carm3lL
Reviewed January 11, 2017 via mobile

This little hotel is like home away from home. It has an interesting funky decoration full of art. Located only 2 blocks away from San Pedro's main street the place is an oasis away from the chaos of the city center, so if you want...More

Thank Caro M
Reviewed September 3, 2016

I can't say enough great things about this hotel. The decor is spectacular- lots of art in every area. The staff were delightful- extremely helpful in getting around town, suggestions on tours. Do know that it is a trek from the airport, but well worth...More

Thank Alwayslooking2travel
Reviewed April 24, 2016

The Milvia Hotel is lovely, centrally located in, San Pedro, a suburb of San Jose'. It is quiet and you enter through a peaceful meditation garden. The rooms are all named after famous people, the upper floor is an art gallery geared to contemporary Costa...More

Thank Carolyn R
Reviewed March 26, 2016

A friendly small hotel full of old world character. It's off the beaten track -about 3 miles from the centre of San Jose - so you need to taxi or bus it in. Basic, clean and comfortable and full of interesting artefacts. Good place for...More

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"Each room is different and has its own charm. Ask for a room with good hot water."
Feb 5, 2015
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"Since the breakfast and lounge areas are downstairs where there are rooms, I would suggest an upstairs..."
Jul 2, 2013
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"Keep in mind that this is a unique 'home'."
Apr 22, 2012
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