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Overview
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“private bathroom”(15 reviews)
“pura vida”(58 reviews)
“in town”(21 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Rooms
Family Rooms
Breakfast included
Rooftop Bar
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel grounds were very pretty and it was a very relaxing atmosphere. The hotel was clean and the beds were comfortable. Most of the staff was nice. There are a few things worth mentioning. Some of the staff were very strict with rules and...More

Thank IoannaStasopoulou
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Puerto Viejo surely does not lack options to stay. Nevertheless, there is something special about Pura Vida which is a) the hotel itself with big, cosy, very clean rooms and in special b) the people: Almut and Luís are just so joyful and helpful people!...More

Thank Bert W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very lovely hotel, a little away from all the noice. It is almost a oasis. Really nice and clean rooms. The common space have hammocks, chairs, nice plants that only add to the oasis feeling. The breakfast was wounderfull, and there were plenty of food....More

Thank SanneSimonsen
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

I really enjoyed my stay in hotel Pura Vida. They were very friendly and helpful. The rooms are big, clean and cozy and I had a nice balcony. I had a room with a private bathroom, this was also clean. The only thing what was...More

Thank lis1606
Reviewed 4 June 2017

I spent 5 very relaxing nights here, which I didn't regret one bit. The owners are very nice and accomodating. The rooms are very clean and the manicured grounds are pristine. It's 2 blocks removed from the main street which makes it very quiet. The...More

Thank stephanejoanisse
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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free Parking
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Details
Price range
US$41 - US$60 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$41 - US$60 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (108)
Room & Suite (27)
Dining (3)
Pool & Beach (2)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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Room Tips
"All rooms should be rather quiet. "Upstairs" even more so."
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"The corner suites are lovely, especially on the first floor."
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"Just avoid it, Puerto Viejo is full of nicer, cheaper, better places."
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"Rooms on the north side are more quiet."
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