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Hotel Buena Vista

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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Free Wifi
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Breakfast included
Pool
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Free Airport Transportation
3.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you are staying one night, multiple nights, or need a base camp for a week; this is the place to go! We were picked up at the airport around 9:45pm and taken to the hotel. When we arrived the Oscar, the security guard made...More

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Response from BuenaVistaAlajuela, Propietario at Hotel Buena VistaResponded 5 days ago

Thank you very much for writing and letting us and future guests know how you were received in our hotel. Will be sure and tell Oscar and Andres what you had to say. The manager read your commentary before so he already knows. Ed

Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent one evening at the end of our trip here and were so pleased. We found the room to be beautiful, a terrific bed, lovely bathroom, all in all, what you would expect from a lovely hotel. Add to this beautiful grounds, fantastic walking...More

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Response from BuenaVistaAlajuela, Owner at Hotel Buena VistaResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for visiting our hotel and writing a very nice account of your stay. Ed

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were only there one night as we prepared to fly home from Costa Rica. The grounds are beautiful and the complimentary breakfast was very good. Service was excellent! We arrived just as the restaurant was closing for dinner. The front desk took our order...More

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Response from BuenaVistaAlajuela, Propietario at Hotel Buena VistaResponded 1 week ago

Appreciate your taking time to write a comprehensive review of your stay. The hotel is at an altitude of 3900 feet so the weather is spring like. . The max temperature is about 82 degrees during the day and at night in the low 60's....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Charming smaller hotel immersed in greenery. Super friendly service. I was with a group of 12 birders and we all loved exploring the grounds. Nice little swimming pool. Eggs nicely cooked to order. Best grilled Mahi Mahi I ever had.More

Thank Bill A
Response from BuenaVistaAlajuela, Propietario at Hotel Buena VistaResponded 1 week ago

Thank your for sharing your experience in our hotel. We have sighted 97 species of birds on the hotel grounds so the hotel is a good location for birders. We also have started an open air butterfly farm. Guests will see many butterflys through out...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed 3 nights at Hotel Buena Vista prior to our flight home to the UK after 70 days touring Central Amercia. It is located about 5 miles from the airport and a shuttle was included in the room rate and we were transported to...More

Thank pandsw
Response from BuenaVistaAlajuela, Propietario at Hotel Buena VistaResponded 2 weeks ago

Your commentary was very informative and detailed well the features of the hotel. As you mention the hotel offers tours to different sights of interests to guests. We especially appreciate your writing after 70 days of touring Central America. Ed

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Room & Suite (93)
Pool & Beach (30)
Dining (18)
Hotel & Grounds (209)
Bathroom (17)
Family and Play Areas (8)
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Certificate of Excellence
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Top amenities
Pool
Restaurant
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Shuttle Bus Service
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Room Service
Dry Cleaning
Concierge
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Outdoor pool
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$137 - US$246 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$137 - US$246 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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