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BEST WESTERN El Sitio Hotel & Casino

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Very updated., rooms need some help ,nice pool and kids area . We were leaving early and promised breakfast boxes but when we did the check out the receptionist told us they forgot, not even apologetic. Very centrally located

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Edgar O, Manager at BEST WESTERN El Sitio Hotel & Casino, responded to this review

Dear, Thank you for completing the survey regarding your recent stay at our Hotel. On behalf of our entire team, I would like to apologize for the problems with the breakfast boxes,we are working for a better service. Your satisfaction is important to us and we will be using the feedback you gave us to implement improvements to ensure we...

Santa Fe, New Mexico
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Surprised this hotel is still in the Best Western chain. At least several rooms nonfunctional. First one key did not work second air con did not work. One had smelly bathroom, and, believe me, we are not picky. Music from the casino pounded all night. Bed hard. Corners cut everywhere. Did look like the pool areas was nice -- especially...

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Edgar O, Manager at BEST WESTERN El Sitio Hotel & Casino, responded to this review

Dear, Thank you for completing the survey regarding your recent stay at our Hotel. On behalf of our entire team, I would like to apologize for the problems with the room, we are working in remodeling the rooms. Your satisfaction is important to us and we will be using the feedback you gave us to implement improvements to ensure we...

Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You can tell at one time - this was a very nice hotel. Time however has been rough on it... We arrived at noon - and our room was not ready. No problem.... We went for a four hour hike and came back - yet still not ready. It took them 30 more minutes to get the room ready. Then...

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Edgar O, General Manager at BEST WESTERN El Sitio Hotel & Casino, responded to this review

Dear Mike, Thank you for completing the survey regarding your recent stay at our Hotel. On behalf of our entire team, I would like to apologize for the problems,We are in remodeling of rooms we hope to give you a better service. Your satisfaction is important to us and we will be using the feedback you gave us to implement...

Cleveland, Ohio
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Darn I wish I could remember everyone's name! This hotel was amazing. The staff makes it the best though their breakfast every morning with Costa Rican coffee was wonderful! Top that off by looking at the Macaws in the trees in the AM. My son and I spent Christmas 2016 here. We went to La Fortuna afterward as they were...

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Edgar O, General Manager at BEST WESTERN El Sitio Hotel & Casino, responded to this review

Dear Jennifer, Thank you for completing the survey regarding your recent stay at our Hotel. Your comments is very important to us and we value your feedback. By telling us what you liked about your stay and how we can improve, you are helping us deliver a superior experience for you and other guests in the future. We hope you...

Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Basic rooms with a surprisingly nice pool area near Liberia Airport. The facilities themselves aren't much to write home about (though the pool and restaurant are nicer than you might expect). Rooms can be loud, depending on where you are, and the surrounding area isn't that attractive given that it's mostly filled with American fast food franchises. That said, if...

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Edgar O, General Manager at BEST WESTERN El Sitio Hotel & Casino, responded to this review

Dear, Thank you for completing the survey regarding your recent stay at our Hotel. Your comments is very important to us and we value your feedback. By telling us what you liked about your stay and how we can improve, you are helping us deliver a superior experience for you and other guests in the future. We hope you will...

San Diego
Reviewed 11 March 2017

We stayed here on night in March as our flight from LAX-LIB arrived in the evening. We were so tired after traveling with 2 children and all any of us wanted to do was get into our room and go to sleep. The rooms are basic, which I expected, but they're borderline gross with the tp and soap dispenser (ala...

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Edgar O, Manager at BEST WESTERN El Sitio Hotel & Casino, responded to this review

Dear Thank you for completing the survey regarding your recent stay at our property. Your business is very important to us and we value your feedback. By telling us what you liked about your stay and how we can improve, you are helping us deliver a superior experience for you and other guests in the future. We hope you will...

Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

It's definitely not a 4 or 5 star hotel. The entrance and lobby were beautiful being open. The staff and girls at the front desk we're very helpful. The room were almost motel like. If it wasn't just me and my husband I would have been concerned with the bathroom door. It folds open and close. Also the shower head...

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Edgar O, Manager at BEST WESTERN El Sitio Hotel & Casino, responded to this review

Dear Thank you for completing the survey regarding your recent stay at our property. On behalf of our entire team, I would like to apologize for not exceeding your expectations. Your satisfaction is important to us and we will be using the feedback you gave us to implement improvements that we are working on it . We are sure that...

Reviewed 23 February 2017

What a bad impression to have of our last night in A beautiful country. Paid $100 to stay here one night before flying out after a fabulous vacation in Costa Rica. The outside and the lobby are deceptive of the experience that awaited us. Indifferent staff, below average food, and the room was circa 1975. Beds were hard as concrete,...

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Reviewed 14 February 2017

Excellent room, with AC and TV. Free coffee. Hotel is west of the main Hwy 1, on the road to Playa Coco. This gets away from the noise, but right beside the Santa Rosa plaza, where there is a supermarket. Across the street, are Subway, Quiznos, Burger King, Mc Donalds, papa johns. Liberia itself, is an interesting little town, and...

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Edgar O, Manager at BEST WESTERN El Sitio Hotel & Casino, responded to this review

Dear Dave, Thank you for completing the survey regarding your recent stay at our property. Your business is very important to us and we value your feedback. By telling us what you liked about your stay . We hope you will come back and see us again soon. Thank you again for taking the time to complete the survey. We...

Santa Teresa, Costa Rica
Reviewed 13 February 2017

We have stayed in numerous hotels in Liberia and many had been just renovated or had good ratings, but have always been disappointed because they had no hot water (still wondering what is up with the lack of hot water in Liberia hotels!!). This time it was important that there was hot water and comfort. We chose to stay at...

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Edgar O, Manager at BEST WESTERN El Sitio Hotel & Casino, responded to this review

Dear, Thank you for completing the survey regarding your recent stay at our property. Your business is very important to us and we value your feedback. By telling us what you liked about your stay and how we can improve, you are helping us deliver a superior experience for you and other guests in the future. We hope you will...

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  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Casino and Gambling
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Airport Transportation
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Best Western El Sitio Hotel & Casino offers 52 standard rooms, complete with 2 queen-size beds, air conditioning, cable tv, coffe maker, hot water showers, hair dryer, safe box and closet. Our hotel site is beautifully landscaped with jungle flora surrounding two shimmering pools... One for adults, one for children. We also have tennis courts, a gymnasium and play areas for kids. In addition, we have facilities for meetings and events with capacity for 300 guests.Located in Liberia, capital city of the Guanacaste region, Best Western El Sitio stands adjacent to the Panamerican Highway, just 30 minutes from the beautiful tropical beaches of the Pacific. Visitors have easy access to a myriad of activities including surfing, sailing, fishing and SCUBA... And close proximity (25 minutes by car) to Costa Rica s national parks with waterfalls, bike trails, capony tours and more ... more   less 

Additional Information about BEST WESTERN El Sitio Hotel & Casino

Address: 175 Mts | next to Plaza Santa Rosa, Liberia 13450, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Liberia
Price Range: $101 - $181 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — BEST WESTERN El Sitio Hotel & Casino 3*
Number of rooms: 52
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Best Western El Sitio Hotel And Casino
Best Western El Sitio Hotel Liberia
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“Best not to face the main street.Bring earplugs regardless. Anyone that travels knows this!”
750jenniferm, 30 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Perhaps the rooms on the pool side are quieter than the ones toward the street.”
Wefish88, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Noise lavel might be less on the pool garden side”
viking226, 11 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Facing the pool provides a lovely view”
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