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Ojochal, Costa Rica
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

It is a small of tropical hotel with lovely plant and nice paintings of the jungle along the walkwayNice rooms and good service. It has friendly staff and dining on the premise. Newly added air conditioning and quilts if it is cool at night.

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Phoenix, Arizona
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We truely enjoyed our stay at Brilla Sol. We stayed 1 night on arrival and 2 days before we left back home. Close to the airport, bus stop and convenience stores. The staff were very friendly and attentive. It was a small hotel, but that is exactly what we wanted. All the amneties were top notch. We will always stay...

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Utopia, NB
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were very impressed with this place. It was clean and fairly close to the airport. They picked us up in the evening and took us back to the airport in the morning. We had a lovely breakfast and enjoyed the grounds in the morning. All is all a good deal. I will return here without a hesitation.

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

We spent the night here on our way to the airport with an early flight the next morning. The hotel is a delightful get up with interesting decoration of lights and colors, as well as some animals (including peacocks (of course)). We had a basic but very tasty and well prepared meal. The room was also basic but everything was...

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East Lansing, MI
Reviewed 4 January 2017

The good sized grounds of this hotel offer swimming, bird watching, chicken watching (beautiful chickens live there), and space for the kids to run around safely. We were comfortable inside the compound, which is surrounded by an urban neighborhood. The driver picked us up at the airport or we wouldn't have found it! We stayed here our first night in...

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Richmond, Virginia
Reviewed 23 December 2016

This was our final stop before heading home from our honeymoon and it was a nice little surprise.Our room was perfect for what we needed. The ambiance in the hotel compound was awesome. Loved the sitting areas and the restaurant. Very nicely decorated. Loved the atmosphere. Very friendly and accommodating staff! The location next to the airport and free shuttle...

Thank Kurt I
Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

This hotel is 5 km from the airport with a shuttle service. Clean and simple. The area is nothing special but it's a little oasis behind the wall. Accommodating staff who made change when my travel plans were changed. Small rooms and internet doesn't reach much beyond their reception area. But it's convenient if arriving late or leaving early from...

Thank NealPetersen
enrique227, Manager at Hotel Brillasol Airport, responded to this review

Hello thank you so much for your review, we are working hard to improve in many things, for your our convenience. We want to be a special and unique Hotel in Costa Rica, greetings.

Tarpon Springs, Florida
Reviewed 3 August 2016

The "hotel" is very hard to find and is surrounded in a near slum neighborhood. Even our professional driver had a hard time finding it, so imagine if driving yourself.... Don't plan on leaving once inside of the security gate ! The pictures as advertised are very deceiving. The rooms were well worn, very, very basic and in need of...

2Thank DonQ62
florelo, Propietario at Hotel Brillasol Airport, responded to this review
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Definitivamente no sabemos en que lugar estuvo, pues nada de lo que dice es cierto, nos caracterizamos por dar un...

Reviewed 12 July 2016

The hotel was adequate. The rooms were simple; no AC just fans. The breakfast was good. The noise from the incoming jets was loud; 2-3 overnight. The property is quaint and beautiful;as others have reviewed the property is somewhat of an oasis in the residential neighborhood. This hotel is a good alternative to the hotel chains. We paid $67.00 so...

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enrique227, Manager at Hotel Brillasol Airport, responded to this review

Hello thank you for your review, we are starting to install AC to our rooms, now we have 7 rooms with it, we hope to still improving in many things. We want to create a unique hotel for your first and final stay in Costa Rica. We hope see you again in Brillasol.

Reviewed 11 July 2016

The entire property was a beautiful experience. Everything one needs for the stay is located within the gated area. It is well kept with lovely grounds, some interesting animals, and even a waterfall that pours into the pool. Be aware that not all rooms have air-conditioning, but even that is not a problem. The serene atmosphere is a perfect way...

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enrique227, Manager at Hotel Brillasol Airport, responded to this review

Hello, what a lovely comment, thank you so much for your review. He still improving our service in Brillasol. Now we have 7 rooms with AC and we hope that all the 15 rooms will have it on December. We want to create an Unique place in Alajuela, with gardens, animals, nature and peace like a mini Oasis. Hope to...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff

Additional Information about Hotel Brillasol Airport

Address: El Roble de Alajuela, Alajuela 17274050, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Alajuela > Alajuela
Price Range: $89 - $115 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Brillasol Airport 3.5*
Number of rooms: 18
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Also Known As:
Brilla Sol Hotel
Hotel Brillasol Airport Costa Rica/Alajuela
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#3 Best Value Hotel in Alajuela
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“They give you a free ride to the airport.”
 of 5 bubbles vistasun8, 21 Feb 2017 | Read review
“May need to request AC. Our room only had a ceiling fan.”
 of 5 bubbles b1g_kurt, 22 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Rooms furthest away from the street MAY be a bit better.”
 of 5 bubbles DonQ62, 3 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Better wifi near reception :)”
 of 5 bubbles 877alyr, 7 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Bring earplugs”
 of 5 bubbles 685Cameron_D, 3 Apr 2016 | Read review
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