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Punta Descartes Hotel

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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good8%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible13%
28 Oct 2017
“Will not honor reservation. The owner will scowl at you.”
16 Feb 2017
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Free Wifi
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Non-Smoking Hotel
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Reviewed 29 October 2017

I booked a reservation online for a "Twin Seaside View" room and brought with me a copy of my reservation, purchase price, and confirmation number. I arrived in the evening after a long day flying into Liberia and bussing to La Cruz. Upon arrival, I...More

Thank Ted L
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

Geographically it is well situated, has a beautiful view....but the appeareance of the place is filthy & smelly. Also if tou pay in american dollars they will not honor the the current value exchange. They will value it at a lower rate!!! Bad customer service!...More

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Reviewed 9 November 2016

Let's be honest, La Cruz is the elbow pit of Costa Rica... half way between your hand and your shoulder, no one should spend more than a day there. They don't call in La Frontera for nothing. Punta Descartes is exactly what you might expect...More

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Reviewed 14 September 2016

We didn't actually stay at the Hostel but visited via our tour guide Fabian (Nicknamed Chan) We came by to see the view while out on our tour of La Cruz and then came back for dinner. The food was outstanding, the serving sizes were...More

1  Thank Tami H
Response from Manuel A, Gerente at Punta Descartes HotelResponded 29 September 2016

Thanks for your opinion, are a great motivation for us

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Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

One of my favourite place to be with my lover.. <3 perfect for a cup of wine, some dessert and for falling in Love with the View.. ❣ The hostel was a lovely old house with a vintage style.. <3 Nice beds, and cleaning bathrooms....More

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Response from Manuel A, Gerente at Punta Descartes HotelResponded 27 July 2016

Thanks for you opinion, is very important for us

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Price range
USD 26 - USD 49 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
USD 26 - USD 49 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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"stay somewhere else"
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"Great view and great food"
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"Don't expect to reserve a room too far in advance and try to get a room away from the street."
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"We got a room that faces the road. Not many cars go by so I did not have trouble falling asleep. However, if..."
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