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La Catalina Hotel & Suites

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kansas city
Reviewed 22 October 2007

La catalina offers a quiet and secluded stay that is in the hills overlooking San Jose. Next to a small town (Birri), we walked there a few times to enjoy a rustic meal, and also watch the kids play soccer (Futbol). San Jose was close too, via taxi or bus (in Birri). You can stay in the main building apartments,...

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 24 April 2007

First and foremost, this hotel is for one thing: getting away from the daily grind. One doesn't stay at La Catalina looking for a great nightlife or great shopping. The hotel is located atop a hill in the Heredia province, close to San Jose (about a 20-minute drive). Even though there is a small town within walking distance of the...

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Beavercreek, Ohio
Reviewed 15 November 2006

We stayed at La Catalina for 1 week and had our own car which they said was rare. It is very very remote and twice we got lost trying to find our way there. However, the apartment we had was lovely, the view of the central valley was terrific! We were not asked to attend a timeshare sales pitch although...

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Austin, TX
Reviewed 25 September 2006

Went here on a honeymoon. The grounds are truly beautiful, and the location is remote feeling, yet still 10-15 minutes from some main San Jose suburbs. It would have been perfect, but the staff is so-so and they might try to sell you a time-share type program. Seemed pretty rude, especially since we were on our honeymoon. Also, the area...

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New York
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Reviewed 7 June 2006

The place is amazing, in the top of a mountain with a great view. Everyone is so helpful and friendly, it helped to make our vacation wonderful and the food is really delicious with a variety of options to choose. We will come back next year

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
La Catalina Hotel & Suites is an adult couples only, majestic private, gated resort, located a few miles just outside the City of Heredia which is just outside the Capital City of San Jose, on 6 lush acres inhabited by tropical flowers, trees, ponds and other gracious amenities like tennis court,gym,billiards,jacuzzi and 2 swimming pools.One swimming pool is nude and the other up to topless. Fully furnished hotel rooms, suites and villas are offered - studios, one or two bedrooms, and even romantic private villa enclaves ready for your enjoyment.Some weeks in the year are totally clothing optional.La Catalina has the best food in the area from North American to South American to Asian to Seafood.La Catalina has a great weekly entertainment program. ... more   less 

Additional Information about La Catalina Hotel & Suites

Address: beside Cetal LaCatalina, Birri, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Heredia > Birri
Price Range: RM443 - RM536 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — La Catalina Hotel & Suites 3.5*
Number of rooms: 29
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La Catalina Hotel And Suites
La Catalina Hotel Birri
Hotel La Catalina
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