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Hotel La Rosa de America

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love the hotel and staff were wonderful. We arrived after 9 pm and someone was here to check us in, gave us our room key and showed us our room. They had a driver there to pick us up which was wonderful. Beautiful grounds! Was so happy we chose this place over a chain hotel did not have the hustle...

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Thunder Bay, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

It has been almost a year since our trip. I meant to write this review a long time ago! We stayed at Hotel La Rosa on our first night, and then ended up staying here for a few days on our return as our flight was delayed.The management staff, Michael, was exceptionally kind, helpful, welcoming, and accommodating to us on...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here our first and last night in Costa Rica because it was close to airport. Garden setting is very tranquil and pool was nice swim first morning in Costa Rica. We liked it enough after our first night to book it for our last night. Breakfast was good and dinner was excellent. Room was nice and clean. Only...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is our 5th visit at Rosa Americana. Conveniently located 20 minutes from San Jose airport, this is a high-end motel kind of a place. It's simple and peaceful, centrally located to some of the attractions around the area such as Poas volcano and La Paz Waterfalls. The service from and to the airport is wonderfully efficient and a driver...

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Robert_Hick, Owner at Hotel La Rosa de America, responded to this review

Hello and thank you for your review! The ownership has not actually changed, however we do have new Management staff. Restaurante La Rosa has been successfully running for quite some time, and we hope next time you stay that you are able to try it! Thank you for choosing us again, we hope to see you back soon!

Rochdale, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a lovely friendly hotel in a green residential area quite near the airport so is perfect for a short stay when arriving or leaving Costa Rica. The cabins are clean and spacious and are in lush tropical well kept gardens. There is a good sized swimming pool which provided us with a chance to get some exercise before...

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Robert_Hick, Owner at Hotel La Rosa de America, responded to this review

Hello and thank you for your review! We are glad you enjoyed your stay, our hotel is nicely situated in a quieter area of Alajuela. As many of our guests have planes to catch that don't always leave at convenient times, we do try our best to accommodate early/late arrivals and departures. We hope you had a good trip home!...

indiana
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

arrived late...friendly welcome! beds comfy....shower-good water pressure and temp. breakfast buffet and very good...lovely grounds every part of room/grounds were clean and organized. very relaxing place.

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Robert_Hick, Owner at Hotel La Rosa de America, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review! We are very glad that you enjoyed your stay with us, and we hope you can come and stay with us again!

Nuremberg, Germany
Reviewed 10 December 2016

We stayed there for one night after our arrival in Costa Rica. the room and hotel area is really nice. The lady at the reception was a little bit overwhelmed with our questions (we needed information on the bus to Monteverde for the next day) and couldnt help us. the next day there was someone else at the reception and...

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Robert_Hick, Owner at Hotel La Rosa de America, responded to this review

Hello and thank you for your review! We are happy you enjoyed the service of Hotel La Rosa. We try our best to ensure that guests receive good service, and if we hear of service providers not giving good or proper value, then we want to know about it. It is very unfortunate if one of the taxi drivers overcharged...

Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

My wife and I stayed her for just the one night on arrival in San Jose before travelling on.. Fantastic little oasis. Great welcome, great rooms and lovely gardens, good food and excellent value for money.. I was out sitting at the poolside at six in the morning and was surprised to find coffee being brought out to me at...

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Robert_Hick, Owner at Hotel La Rosa de America, responded to this review

Hello, thank you for your review! We are very glad you had a good stay, we enjoy the peace and quiet in the early mornings too. There is a lot to see in the gardens at that time as the little creatures prefer the cool of the morning to be active. We hope you can come again soon, and enjoy...

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Reviewed 26 November 2016

We stayed here at the beginning and end of our trip to Costa Rica. It is a nice, relaxing hotel set in lovely gardens and with a nice pool and nice cabins. We got a better cabin at the end of the trip than at the start but both were fine. The buffet breakfast was also really nice ; as...

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Robert_Hick, Owner at Hotel La Rosa de America, responded to this review

We appreciate your time to write a review for the hotel and are glad that you enjoyed the gardens, pool and breakfast. Also thank you for your comments regarding the staff. We always encourage the staff to review these reports for themselves as we consider forums like this to be similar to report cards. Please accept my regrets regarding the...

Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

Great little hotel, lovely gardens and a nice pool just what was needed after a long flight! Seem very organised for day trips if you wanted a longer stay, a little far out of San Jose if your without transport and the taxi is expensive

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Robert_Hick, Owner at Hotel La Rosa de America, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, we are glad you enjoyed your night with us. We hope you can come again soon! As we often host guests that have just arrived in Costa Rica, we try to offer a wide variety of options for day trips throughout the country and can help out with car rental or tourist bus and local...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel La Rosa de America is a friendly and peaceful garden oasis conveniently near the San Jose Costa Rica Airport (SJO). With our emphasis on service, we are the vacation home base of choice for many guests visiting Costa Rica. Our staff have a wealth of information about the country and are happy to share that knowledge! The hotel is located on a gorgeous and carefully maintained property, in the sunniest part of the Central Valley - La Garita. We offer a selection of great accommodation options in rooms located around a large carefully maintained tropical garden and sparkling clean swimming pool. Rooms come in Superior and Standard types with Superior rooms having air conditioning, flat screen TV's, bar fridges and more! La Rosa is is ideally suited to guests arriving from a tiring flight and wanting time to adjust to the country in safe, friendly and beautiful surroundings. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel La Rosa de America

Address: 100 mts Sur y 75 mts Este de La Mandarina | La Garita, Alajuela none, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Alajuela > Alajuela
Price Range: $89 - $201 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel La Rosa de America 3*
Number of rooms: 19
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Also Known As:
La Rosa De America Hotel
Hotel La Rosa De America Costa Rica/Alajuela
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#1 Best Value Hotel in Alajuela
#2 Spa Hotel in Alajuela
#3 Business Hotel in Alajuela
#4 Romantic Hotel in Alajuela
#7 Family Hotel in Alajuela
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“The rooms on the right of the gardens seem to be better than those on the left near the entrance.”
 of 5 bubbles rmc12York, 26 Nov 2016 | Read review
“The rooms are bungalow style, ventilated, and atmosphere controlled. The dining area and pool is close by and security is a priority.”
 of 5 bubbles , 18 Sep 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are lovely, updated, and surround beautifully tended garden and pool.”
 of 5 bubbles dblrnbo, 11 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Some rooms do not have air conditioning so be sure to book one that does if you are interested.”
 of 5 bubbles LoriS259, 10 Jul 2016 | Read review
“All rooms were single story clusters or 2 or 3, with patios. I'd say all locations are good”
  • Small rooms, but fine for a night. And the location, food and service makes up for it
  • Small bathroom, but large shower
  • Alcove by the bathroom for toiletries or clothes (not much room in the bathroom for them)
  • Inside the room. Loved the mural on the wall, towel swan and soft bed
 of 5 bubbles 2PeasTraveling, 17 Apr 2016 | Read review
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