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Hotel Inca Real

Avenida 11 entre calle 3 y 5, Barrio Amon, San Jose, Costa Rica
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Giessen, Germany
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2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at the Hotel Inca Real on the first night of our Intrepid tour. It was, without a doubt, the most foul hotel I've ever stayed in. Having read other reviews prior to travelling, we expected the worst, so it wasn't really a shock, but checking out of this dive was a great feeling. As many have said, the... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My friend and I stayed in Hotel Inca Real on December 23 and 24 and did not like our stay for several reasons. Your male employee that works during the day shift whom is in his early 20's with long black hair was extremely rude and not helpful. He deliberately was playing very loud music at 7 AM disturbing our... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2015

Part of tour accommodation. Looks ok from the exterior. However, i rate it as just acceptable. Some of the rooms face a common interior area whilst i presume the other rooms face the roads outside. Either way, you will have noise so light sleepers had better be forewarned. Wifi is slow & generally available in common area.

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Montreal, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015

I stayed for one night at the end of an Intrepid tour. I had read the reviews prior so I really was expecting the worst. The rooms were not the cleanest and everything was run down. On first glance, the room looked ok and then upon closer inspection, there were stains on the bedding and walls, and the bathrooms were... More 

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Chichester, United Kingdom
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66 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2015 via mobile

This hotel is ok but not the cleanest. The bedding and towels had make up and weird yellow stains on. The wifi is rubbish, it only works downstairs and irregularly even then. the shower is good once it is going and it is quiet once everyone leaves the foyer (provided that is early!) the beds are comfy, but sleep is... More 

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The Hague, The Netherlands
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2015

To be perfectly honest, this was the worst hotel that I stayed in in Costa Rica. The bathroom was dirty. Their where molds everywhere. The receptionist seemed moody and was not helpful. I wanted to book a shuttlebus, he suggested a public bus. He didn't want to look up the timetable for the bus so I ended up waiting for... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2015

This was our first night on our Intrepid tour, but our second night in San Jose (we spent our first night at Hotel Presidente which was amazing! ) we had already read the poor reviews online, as most people on our trip had, so expected the worst. From the outside it doesn't look so bad, sort of quite endearing and... More 

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Canberra
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2015

We arrived expecting the worst and it wasn't as bad as we thought. Dodgy neighbourhood, strange smelling rooms and an atrocious smelling bathroom. Someone in our group walked into a glass door in reception because of the dingy lighting and the unmarked door - really dangerous. It is a really noisy hotel. On the up side, the bed was okay... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2015

It looked quite smart from the outside and after a long long bus trip, thought it would be ok... the light sockets were definitely dodgy, and the switches didn't work. There was no hot water, and the manager gave me a bowl and told me to fill it from the hot water urn in the kitchen and a bowl to... More 

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High Wycombe, England, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

This was the last stay on an Intrepid tour and was without doubt the worst stop of the whole tour. From the outside the place looks lovely, and the lobby is well set out .... it's only when you get into the rooms that the problems start occurring. Not hot water at all, a strange musty smell, and the sheets... More 

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