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Hotel y Cabinas Don Taco

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A 300 metros N del Banco Nal. en el centro de Santa Elena, Santa Elena 506, Costa Rica
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Copenhagen
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15 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

The family that runs the hotel are so nice and helpful that it makes up for whatever few flaws there are. Place is nice and clean and the rooms has fridges. Only bad thing is that you can't flush paper in the toilet (as with many places in Costa Rica) but the bins they have doesn't have a lid

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9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had 2 rooms for our family with two teens. The hotel is very clean and safe. The room size was not very big, but we did not have any problem. We enjoyed the nice view from the front patios. The breakfast experience in the hotel was good. We all like this hotel. We also liked a local restaurant recommended... More 

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Thank Yin F
London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The staff were very helpful in booking activities and for general information! One evening, our cab did not show up to take us to the night tour and the owner of the hotel told us not to worry and quickly hopped into his car and drove us to where we had to be! A very warm, family run place. The... More 

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somerset ,uk
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53 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2016 via mobile

This place is up hill on the way home from the town it has great views and the staff are very friendly. We had a great bbq there but the breakfast was a little sparse, Rooms were good clean and with hot water and great public area wifi good all around the hotel

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Thank shaunshunt
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2015 via mobile

We had booked a king sized bed specificly since we were on our honeymoon, but upon our arrival the woman in the reception told is she was going to change our room since we sholud sleep in separate beds. We told her we didn't want to change room several times but instead we got a room with a queen sized... More 

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Thank Lisa F
Montreal, Canada
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21 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2015

The staff was very nice and helpful. Very friendly, they was only one person that speak english, but she was there all day. 5 min walk from center of town, quiet, clean. Room is ok, it's not a 5 start hotel, but it's a nice cheap place. We stay there 3 night with our 11 years old son, and every... More 

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Thank Philip R
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2015 via mobile

We had a lovely stay at don taco. The staff were very friendly a and welcoming. We were greeted by Julio, who was very sweet, though his English skills are still developing. It was low season with not many people around so Julio showed us some rooms and we were able to chose which one we wanted. The rooms were... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2015 via mobile

Stayed here for 2 nights. Room was clean, had strong wifi and had hot water. Breakfast is traditional Costa Rican: beans and rice with eggs which is nice however they only serve breakfast from 6:30-8am which is a little early. Staff were helpful and friendly and booked all of our tours and transfers with ease. The hotel is located up... More 

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Cary, United States
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12 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

I love when people take pride in their business!! This family run establishment was a great place to come back from tours of Saint Elena cloud forest. You can venture into town for snack,s souvenirs, groceries, and laundry. The lobby area is welcoming and the Wi-Fi actually works. The food was also good. We were part of an EF tour... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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376 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015 via mobile

Great hotel only about 2 blocks from start of town (although steep). I had a nice private bungalow with all basics that one would want. Best part of hotel are staff all very friendly and accommodating, wifi available also which is handy. Breakfast was very good also, nice hotel to base yourself if sightseeing the region.

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