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Our mission is to "exceed our guests' expectations of a Travelers Hotel by providing outstanding services and dependable information. We commit resources and time to preserving the values and traditions of our communities." Pure Life...Pure Hospitality.
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Property amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Shuttle Bus Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room features
Non-Smoking Rooms
Family Rooms
Accessible rooms
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HOTEL STYLE
Centrally Located
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All reviews taco taco private room breakfast tacos the kitchen free breakfast costa rica perfect hostel common areas place to stay hot water single room clean rooms own bathroom included in the price front porch we loved our stay recommend this place
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed two nights at Pension Santa Elena and the whole experience was great. The staff was very friendly and helpful. They answered our questions, gave directions, and arranged tours for us. The room and the common areas were all nice. There is a shared...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank annika_lucky13
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed for 2 nights in Pension Santa Elena. The hostel is clean, functional, staff are very friendly and helpful. Right in the centre of town close to restaurants and bars and the bus to the park stops outside. Free breakfast was really good. Only...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank ZoeH626
Reviewed 18 October 2018 via mobile

Small but lovely, clean rooms and extremely friendly, helpful and cheerful staff. Breakfast was included and very good and kitchen facilities available too. Great central location and easy to get around to all the attractions.

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Christa M
Reviewed 12 October 2018 via mobile

I recommend! Following reasons 1) excellent prices 2) very well maintained, with care and love 3) staff working to make you feel welcome 4) real feel of laid-back Auberge Espagnole I will come back! ,.... 1) excellent prices 2) very well maintained, with care and...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Thomas C
Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

Very nice people, made reservations for the canopee, going to the santa elena reserve and night tour in monteverde possible. We were in a dormitory room of 6 but were only two, even if it was big enough for 6. They let us in earlier...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Agathe A
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Response from Ethan B | Reviewed this property |
The breakfast was provided in the attached food spot Taco! Taco! When I was there, there was a choice of fruit with yoghurt and granola and toast or tacos with eggs. Both were reasonable. I am a vegetarian and so I had... More
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"Private room in the annex building"
annika_lucky13
1 week ago
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"There are rooms in various price ranges."
kellyhC4284FO
30 Jul 2018
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"Great staff, price, breakfast ! Yard rooms quieter than main bldg."
peteo203
3 Apr 2018
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"The rooms in the new wing are better, and the difference in price is a tiny one."
Eva950
9 Sep 2017
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PRICE RANGE
US$27 - US$54 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
pension santa elena hotel santa elena
LOCATION
Costa RicaProvince of PuntarenasMonteverdeSanta Elena
NUMBER OF ROOMS
38
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