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    Pura Vida Hotel

    Tuetal Sur | 4km North of SJO International Airport, Alajuela 20102, Costa Rica
    011 506 2430 2929
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    • Excellent86%
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    Reviewed 23 May 2012

    We had a 5 day custom trip with Sterling through Costa Rica and Panama. He was an excellent guide with great knowledge of local wildlife. Having Sterling with us made it a relaxed and very enjoyable trip

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    Reviewed 23 May 2012

    This is the third time I have stayed here and the place is as wonderful as ever! Peaceful location, beautiful gardens and super friendly staff. The owners have gone out of their way to make sure that every need is addressed. The rooms are tastefully...More

    2  Thank Alexa130
    Reviewed 14 May 2012

    First things first. If you are not sure if you should take a trip to Costa Rica and you have questions you won't do better than ask the Pura Vida. An email to Berni will get you all kinds of travel and touring information. We...More

    Thank Andre327
    Reviewed 30 April 2012

    We have stayed at the Pura Vida twice in the last few months. It is a excellent hotel with everything will will ever need. The owner Berni has gone out of his way to make his hotel not just a place to stay but to...More

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    Response from alajuelanorth, Manager at Pura Vida HotelResponded 1 May 2012

    Thanks Canuk, for the super nice review. Your point is well taken about getting ideas as we all travel. We try to get out in Costa Rica once a month or so to visit other places just to do that (oh well and to experience...More

    Reviewed 25 April 2012

    This was a great choiice for us, nice rooms, good food, and they were very heplful. They set us up with Sterling, our tour guide, he was great! Very knowlegable and great fun. A must do! We were a group of 8, and this was...More

    Thank topoday35
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    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$83 - US$168 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
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    • Location
    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Alajuela >
    • Alajuela
    • Also Known As
    • Pura Vida Alajuela ,
    • Hotel Pura Vida ,
    • Pura Vida Hotel Costa Rica/Alajuela
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    Room & Suite (136)
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    Hotel & Grounds (261)
    Bathroom (6)
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    Maddmatt2
    3 November 2016|
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    Response from alajuelanorth | Property representative |
    Hello, Perhaps . . . what will the teacher be saying? Berni
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    algol123
    21 October 2015|
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    Response from alajuelanorth | Property representative |
    Hi we are the Pura Vida Hotel - the website is puravidahotel . com - there is no problem viewing the web site anywhere that we know? You can email us directly at info @ puravidahotel . com if you are still having problems... More
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    11 May 2015|
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    Response from BKandCB | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, it's the Pura Vida hotel that I reviewed. Bernie and Nhi are the owners and the nicest people. If you want dinner, you have make those arrangements in advance; Nhi is a fabulous chef!
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