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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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    Reviewed 3 April 2012

    We stayed in this wonderful place in January on the last day before flying back to US. I've never stay in places like this! It's beautiful! Houses with very tasteful decorations, AMAZING breakfast with fruits and flower decorations from the garden, garden tour, view of...More

    1  Thank mkl000
    Reviewed 2 April 2012

    We spent one night at the Pura Vida Hotel at the end of a 2 1/2 week vacation in Costa Rica. The hotel is located closer to the airport than we had thought. We arrived before lunch and were delighted to be welcomed by Carlos...More

    2  Thank B0bNM
    Reviewed 29 March 2012

    What a wonderful place. In the middle of a bustling area, a walled near-paradise. Lush plants, hammocks, a great view, cool drinks, and spotless, modern, comfortable villas. Plus you get Bernie's wit and insight into Costa Rica. The breakfast is beautifully done and delicious and...More

    1  Thank JGPiano
    Reviewed 21 March 2012

    They don't miss a thing at this Hotel! This was such a lovely place - small & cozy, lush grounds, beautiful and delicious breakfast! Our room was Huge and by far the best value of the 4 places we stayed in Costa Rica. The information...More

    Thank Peggy H
    Reviewed 15 March 2012

    The beautiful gardens, the charming casitas, the friendliness of the staff and Berni's unique character -- he knows more about Costa Rica and local culture than anybody else I have come across despite repeated visits and he loves sharing his knowledge -- are truly remarkable...More

    1  Thank MariaKittyMom
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    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
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    • Restaurant
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$77 - 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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    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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    "For families choose the Katydid Casita."
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    "We stayed in two rooms. Both fab."
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