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Pura Vida Hotel

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Reviewed 1 January 2013

Our family of four had a great stay at Pura Vida just before Christmas. The Katydid Casita gave us lots of room, the breakfasts were wonderful, and the grounds were relaxing. Carlos the manager gave us great tips and was helpful with cabs, and our...More

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Reviewed 26 December 2012

Well before we arrived in Costa Rica, Berni helpfully volunteered to review our plans via email. Our plans were greatly improved, and logistics were simplified, by staying our first and last nights in Pura Vida and having Berni handle all of the rental car arrangements....More

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Reviewed 25 December 2012

We had a wonderful stay at the Pura Vida for two nights in November 2012. The owners and staff were warm and accomodating, the room was comfortable, the garden grounds were a delight to explore, and the resident canines were endearing. As noted in other...More

Thank Daniel L
Reviewed 21 December 2012

The Pura Vida Hotel was recommended to us by Debbie from Leaves & Lizards Resort at La Fortuna and I cannot think of a more perfect pairing. Both expat couples at each of the hotels have such a deep and contagious love for Costa Rica...More

Thank ikebobike
Reviewed 13 December 2012

We booked to spend our first night and last night in Costa Rica here at Pura Vida as it was near the airport. It would be difficult to adequately express how fantastic this hotel is. My wife and I booked Costa Rica fairly last minute...More

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Response from alajuelanorth, Manager at Pura Vida HotelResponded 17 December 2012

Thanks so much for taking the time to review us and for the nice comments. Also I think you now know you need not worry about Toyota and their support. As I mention in my email we have worked with Toyota for many years and...More

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Travellers' Choice2018 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
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
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Restaurant
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Price range
US$94 - US$160 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$94 - US$160 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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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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Nancy R
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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"All rooms have unique views and private grounds with hammocks and patios."
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