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Richmond, Kentucky
Reviewed 9 April 2016

We stayed here for one night on March 27, 2016. Though it's in a relatively large city, it has the feel of a country-side estate. Our room was very nice, with large windows and air conditioning. The open air restaurant has great atmosphere and offers food for a variety of tastes. A choice of 5 different breakfasts is included in...

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Boston, MA
Reviewed 19 February 2016

The Hotel Zima was a lovely place to stay in San Isidro. A ten-minute walk to the center of town, it had comfortable rooms and a lovely poolside area. The staff was very accommodating and responded quickly to any necessities. The only drawback was some issues with water pressure and adequate hot water, but we would certainly stay here again.

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Reviewed 5 February 2016

Nice hotel. Interior is modern and up to date. Rooms are large, mattress and pillows very comfortable. Good breakfast with a little change every day. Staff very friendly and helpful. Many good restaurants in walking distance.

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Reviewed 25 December 2015 via mobile

It's your average hotel, good service and location. It has pool for the children. I liked it and would come back. The hotel seems like it was old and remodeled but it's ok. Price is right. Quiet place/area.

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Reviewed 22 October 2015 via mobile

We stopped here for a night stay and they had Clean rooms with good pricing...food in restaurant with very good price and delicious. The reception desk was very helpful and eager to please. The location is a little hidden, but once you find it, it's central to shopping and restaurants in San Isidro

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 September 2015

Great food. There is a choice of well cooked fresh food, Clean accommodation. The rooms are basic, clean and comfortable, Very friendly staff. They create a really great and welcoming atmosphere. A good simple place to stay.

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Reviewed 5 September 2015

The staff is really friendly and eager to please. Given the constant noise it is amazingly quiet once you enter the premises. The restaurant is great with a chef who will go out of his way to make you something nice. We stayed for several days while on business and each night after work it felt like coming home....

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Heredia, Costa Rica
Reviewed 29 June 2015

I spent one night at the Best Western Hotel Zima on a business trip to San Isidro. I thought the room was top notch and the staff was well trained and extremely pleasant. Parking is ample and the WiFi is good, even in the room. I suspect noise could be a problem at times due to the pool and the...

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Ojochal, Costa Rica
Reviewed 1 June 2015

I arrived at this hotel as I had to spend an unexpected night in Perez. It was recommended by the restaurant in which I had lunch. The man behind the counter was very unfriendly. I said I would like a room with one bed. He said we do not have any. I said rooms or rooms with one bed. He...

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San Antonio, Texas
Reviewed 21 April 2015

I booked here on Expedia, after flying to CR and driving from San Jose was a relaxing quaint place to stay in the city. It is tucked away about a block off of the main street, easy to get to, but quiet considering how close it is to the square. I walked everywhere but is a short taxi ride as...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to San Isidro, the largest city in the southern zone of Costa Rica, also affectionately referred to by locals as Perez Zeledon, located in the province of San Jose. In the Valley of the General, surrounded by Talamanca Mountains, the Cordillera de Talamanca is a Mountain range that lies on the border between Costa Rica and Panama. The BEST WESTERN Hotel Zima is undoubtedly the quietest hotel of the area, with a convenient location nearby to supermarkets, drugstores, restaurants, stores and bars, as well a just meters from the Musoc bus station which provides transportation service between San Jose- San Isidro-San Jose. Many tourists utilize San Isidro del General as a stopping point when traveling between San Jose and other southern Costa Rica destinations such as Dominical, Uvita, Golfito, the Peninsula de Osa and Puerto Jimenez. Perez Zeledon is also great town to prepare for treks to Cerro de la Muerte and Cerro Chirripo, which is Costa Rican's highest peak and most challenging climb. In summer it is possible on clear days to see all across the country (from the Pacific Ocean to the Caribbean Sea). It would be a pleasure to coordinate your tours to Nauyaca Water Falls (road to Dominical) as well outdoor activities such as bird watching, horseback riding in Las Quebradas Center Biological. ... more   less 

Additional Information about BEST WESTERN Hotel Zima

Address: Perez Zeledon | 100 East of McDonalds, San Isidro de El General 11901, Costa Rica (Formerly Hotel Zima)
Region: Costa Rica > Province of San Jose > San Isidro de El General
Price Range: £89 - £96 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — BEST WESTERN Hotel Zima 3.5*
Number of rooms: 30
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“Rooms are basic, location is what is about.”
 of 5 bubbles Y2543ITstephenb, 19 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Ask for a room with a window that will open if you prefer fresh air at night.”
 of 5 bubbles Callarse, 24 Jul 2014 | Read review
“Ask for the rooms 25 to 28, which have mountain view and a small balcony overlooking the town. Nice sunset view.”
 of 5 bubbles soyviajeroEscazu, 28 Dec 2013 | Read review
“Room 18 was the one we used. They all seem OK. Some do not have aircon but you are informed at check in as they are differently priced. Room 12 is also very good.”
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 of 5 bubbles tweetyduck, 24 Jun 2013 | Read review
“We ask of all the rooms were equiped with the same beds and told that they were.”
 of 5 bubbles lotusflower696, 19 May 2012 | Read review
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