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Hotel Bougainvillea

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just visited to attend a charity concert one evening followed by dinner in the restaurant. Would certainly explore staying on a future visit to Costa Rica. The gardens are exquisite. The staff were very helpful and this is truly an international hotel.

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Yorkshire
Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived in Costa Rica at 4pm local time and transferred to the Bougainvillea Hotel for our first night. The hotel is spacious and well appointed and surrounded by wonderful botanical gardens. Were were effieciently checked in and shown to our room which had two king size doubles and lots of space with a balcony overlooking the gardens. Tired from...

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United States
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My favorite thing about this hotel was the staff! They were all so gracious and helpful. You felt like you were staying with family. The hotel is in Santo Domingo so not really next to much. It's more for people visiting the city for long stays more than tourism I would say. They offer excellent excursion packages however and they...

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Minnedosa, Canada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

View of the city lights from our balcony. great in-house dining and staff recommendations for alternative local spots. Shuttle to San Jose was convenient and always on time. one of our best hotel experiences, ever.

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avdwp, Front Office Manager at Hotel Bougainvillea, responded to this review

Hello Mr Ross M, thank you for posting a review for our hotel. We are so glad to hear you enjoyed your stay and look forward to having you back with us so you can see how much we have done on the gardens and also on renovating our rooms. We discontinued the shuttle a while back because our guests...

SÃO PAULO, Brazil
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The friendliest, nicest, best deal in San Jose, Costa Rica. Beautiful gardens, great pool and tennis court, fantastic food, friendly service, great prices. It my preferred location for a lengthy stay. The location can be inconvenient if your meetings are on the other side of town, but if you manage your time and appointments it is not too bad. The...

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Kailua-Kona, Hawaii
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Reception received us very early for $25. Time traveling from Hawaii made this money well spent. No sub-standard room either! Room and bath very clean. Heavenly sheets, pillows, etc. in a large room. Balcony with security sliders overlooking lovely manicured gardens. Paintings of tropical plants in public areas. Bar serves food before restaurant opens. Restaurant has good service and reliable,...

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Puerto Viejo de Talamanca, Costa Rica
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was impressed first of all by the friendliness of the very efficient staff. This hotel is not, but certainly looks new and is very well maintained. The owner has decorated in a stylish way, with beautiful paintings and sculptures. There is a huge and very beautiful garden and also a good size swimming pool. Bedrooms are very spacious and...

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Cartago, Costa Rica
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hotel offers a marvelous opportunity to scape from the city life while enjoying beautiful natural scenery found in the huge gardens. The infrastructure and accommodations are very well kept. The hotel location is very convenient.

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Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Staff is super friendly and helpful . The rooms are bright and roomy with good size beds. Excellent pillows and comfy mattress Cleanliness is top priority for this hotel.. everything is pristine. The gardens are out of this world...manicured beauty, lots of butterflies, exotic birds and flowers... a true paradise for nature lovers. Pool is very nice surrounded by nature,...

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Kansas City
Reviewed 1 November 2016

The room was very good with a view to the gardens of the hotel, good room service. People very friendly and helpful. Quiet and very clean. The drinking water is really good. The the food a the restaurante is amazing and a excellent service.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Breakfast
  • Spa
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Only 20 min from the airport / A hotel inside a garden. 10 acres of the most beautiful gardens in Costa Rica. Experience Costa Rica: Come stroll in our beautiful tropical gardens; enjoy the fragrance of Costa Rica's refreshing air. Relax in our cozy rooms and facilities where our friendly staff will be happy to assist you! Enjoy our country, stay at Bougainvillea: A hotel inside a garden. Restaurant, bar/lounge. Indulge your appetite at our restaurant and bar, which offers a delicious fusion of international and local cuisine. The tasteful decoration of our restaurant compliments our personalized service. Enjoy a view of our gardens which sets the perfect backdrop for an enjoyable breakfast, lunch, dinner, or afternoon tea. Other amenities include complimentary wireless internet access and free parking. Balconies: Take a moment to notice all the beautiful details that the nature offers to you in our balconies with a mountain or garden view. Green mountains, colored tropical flowers and energetic hummingbirds will welcome you to Costa Rica! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Bougainvillea

Address: Oeste de la Escuela Publica de Santo Tomas 100 m, Santo Domingo de Heredia 40301, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Heredia > Santo Domingo de Heredia
Price Range: $169 - $214 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Bougainvillea 3.5*
Number of rooms: 81
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Bougainvillea Hotel
Hotel Bougainvillea Costa Rica/Santo Domingo De Heredia
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“Did not stay at this hotel only visited”
 of 5 bubbles susanvcustance, 30 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Suggest Garden view”
 of 5 bubbles peejYorkshire, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
“City views from the balcony are great.”
 of 5 bubbles rossm268, 19 Nov 2016 | Read review
“get a room overlooking the garden.”
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“Garden facing rooms are best for birders”
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