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Hotel Villa Los Candiles
Ranked #8 of 8 Hotels in Santa Ana
Certificate of Excellence
Playa Samara, Costa Rica
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5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
“Comfortable hotel”
Reviewed 5 May 2014

We stayed one night in the hotel. The beds are comfortable and breakfast was good. The room has a little kitchenette with a mini fridge and coffee maker. Location is a little hard to find. Has a parking lot with a guard all night

  • Stayed April 2014
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Thank Janetruiz
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AndresAlvaradoS, Director de Recepción at Hotel Villa Los Candiles, responded to this review, 16 August 2014
Dear Guest,

Thank you for sharing the experience of the night stay, we are glad to know you have been enjoying our beds and the breakfast offered.
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Montreal, Canada
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Reviewed 30 March 2014

Went there with my girlfriend during our trip to Costa Rica. We stayed 2 nights (upon arrival, prior to departure). Hotel was clean, well maintained, located close to Santa Ana's main road, the airport and the capital. Delicious breakfast served outside near the pool. Staff was helpful in giving us direction, and calling a cab when required.

Since street adresses virtually don't exist in Costa Rica, the hotel was a bit hard to find, but apart from that, the experience was very pleasant.

  • Stayed March 2014, travelled as a couple
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Thank ThomasMTL
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AndresAlvaradoS, Director de Recepción at Hotel Villa Los Candiles, responded to this review, 31 March 2014
Dear Guest,

Thank you for taking a few minutes to give us your comments, glad to know I enjoy your two nights stay in aand hotel and the service provided by our staff has been your satisfaction, we hope you enjoyed your trip through Costa Rica.
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Coopersville, Michigan
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Reviewed 20 March 2014

Our stay at the hotel was ok. We left the hotel on a Sunday evening at 7pm, to get a bite to eat, at a restaurant in Santa Ana. Approximately 2 blocks from the hotel we were mugged and they robbed one of the girls with study abroad program. This was very scary, the two study abroad girls did not want to return to the hotel out of fear. Upon return, I tried to let the security gaurd know about the incident so they could be more on alert and keep eyes open for suspicous activity. He did not speak or understand English. The next day we did cancel the rest of our stay and I was still charged $103.00.

  • Stayed March 2014, travelled with friends
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1 Thank Alice H
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AndresAlvaradoS, Director de Recepción at Hotel Villa Los Candiles, responded to this review, 31 March 2014
Dear Guest,

We're sorry you experienced this act of vandalism in the vicinity of our hotel, this type of situation is not common in the area where we are located on the contrary it is one of the safest neighborhoods.

With respect to the amount charged for $103 dollars this amount due to charge cancellation policies established and carry out the cancellation penalty period without charging for that reason the amount of one night's stay charge will be made​​.

Again sorry you've had a bad experience at the side of the hotel.
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San Jose, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 14 March 2014

I stayed in this lovely hotel with my husband and we cannot complain.
Is a place from which you don't want to departure. The personal is quite nice and the rooms are amazing!

Is close to everything in Santa Ana which allows you to walk around and discover a beautiful city.

Room Tip: Ask for a room in the frist floor so you can enjoy the gardens
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  • Stayed June 2013, travelled as a couple
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Thank Daniela M
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AndresAlvaradoS, Director de Recepción at Hotel Villa Los Candiles, responded to this review, 31 March 2014
Dear Guest,

Thank you for taking a few minutes to give us your comments, glad to know that you enjoy your stay in the hotel and the service provided by our staff has been to his liking and has also enjoyed Santa Ana
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Clayton, California
2 reviews
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Reviewed 9 March 2014

Love Los Candiles! Have stayed here several times and enjoyed each visit. This quiet, well appointed hotel is a little off the beaten track, but that adds to its charm. The included tastey breakfast is a great way to start your day.

Room Tip: If you are going to be around the hotel during the day, request a room on the ground floor by the po...
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  • Stayed February 2014, travelled with friends
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Thank Teresa C
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AndresAlvaradoS, Director de Recepción at Hotel Villa Los Candiles, responded to this review, 31 March 2014
Dear guest,

We're glad you enjoy starting your day in our hotel taking our typical Costa Rican breakfast and in each of his visits enjoy your stay, we look forward to serving you again and make another memorable stay.
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San Jose Metro, Costa Rica
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7 reviews
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Reviewed 12 February 2014

Great place , great price. Its really close to some of the best restaurants in San José. I often stay there with my fiance and we feel like in our second home. I strongly recomended , you should go judge it yourself!!!

  • Stayed January 2014
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Thank Juanpjimenez
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AndresAlvaradoS, Director de Recepción at Hotel Villa Los Candiles, responded to this review, 31 March 2014
Dear guest,

Thank you for taking a few minutes to give us your opinion about their stays with us, we are pleased that our hotel is like a second home for you and your fiancee and you can enjoy the variety of good restaurants nearby, hope to serve you again soon.

Kind regards.
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Phoenix, Arizona
1 review
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Reviewed 12 February 2014

Accomodations are top drawer, quite and extremely professional, attentive and friendly staff. The rooms are very clean, comfortable and well maintained. Breakfast is Costa Rican style and is prepared fresh daily. Security is excellent and there is adequate parking.

  • Stayed January 2014, travelled solo
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1 Thank 4Allan
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AndresAlvaradoS, Director de Recepción at Hotel Villa Los Candiles, responded to this review, 31 March 2014
Dear guest,

Thank you for taking a few minutes to give us your opinion about your stay with us, we are glad that you enjoy the service and facilities and their stay with us, we look forward to serving you again.

Best regards.
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Additional Information about Hotel Villa Los Candiles

Property: Hotel Villa Los Candiles
Address: From Mas Por Menos, 350m. East, 25m. South, 250m, East, Santa Ana 10901, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of San Jose > San Jose Metro > Santa Ana
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access Airport Transportation
Hotel Style:
#3 Business Hotel in Santa Ana
#5 Romantic Hotel in Santa Ana
#5 Family Hotel in Santa Ana
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): £
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Villa Los Candiles 3.5*
Number of rooms: 16
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Hotel Villa Los Candiles is known for its beautiful Victorian style. This style of construction was brought by the first coffee exporters that were influenced by the wave of Victorian style of that time. The warmth and elegance of the building is complemented by the best, most comfortable and modern furnishings. The hotel has 16 rooms in 3 different styles: Standard Room, Junior Suite, and Family Suite, all equipped with air conditioning and private bathroom. In addition to being perfectly located in a quiet and safe area, the Hotel Villa Los Candiles is very close to the main business centers, hospitals and shopping centers. ... more   less 
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