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    Hotel Pura Vida

    270 m south of bus stop, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca, Costa Rica
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    11/06/2017 12/06/2017
    1 room
    • 1 room
      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
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          Traveller (102)
          Room & Suite (23)
          Dining (2)
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          Overview
          • Excellent62%
          • Very good24%
          • Average5%
          • Poor4%
          • Terrible4%
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          “pura vida” (55 reviews)
          “no shoes” (6 reviews)
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          Hotel Banana Azul
          1,428 reviews
          #1 of 12 hotels in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
           
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          630 reviews
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          #4 of 105 Speciality lodging in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
           
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          320 reviews
          #9 of 52 B&Bs / Inns in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
           
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          Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

          The hotel is very clean and everything does look pretty. Plus it is pretty cheap. Unfortunately the fans are very weak and it does get crazy hot here! Also there seems to be a lot of maintanance going on in the hotel. Even before 9am...More

          Thank jennyx17
          Reviewed 4 weeks ago

          Everything is OK with the hotel but they shut the place down at 8 pm which gives the "hotel" the feel of a deserted house at night. In the afternoon the lobby is used to teach Spanish, rendering it useless for relaxation. What I missed...More

          Thank laurin312
          Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

          Great place, lovely owners, cosy rooms with small terrace. Breakfast is ok (they bake their own bread) but one can hear all the steps from the top floor in the lower rooms. This should be ok, unless you have a someone who keeps on walking...More

          Thank Franc W
          Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

          Hotel Pura Vida is a really nice place. People there were very pleasant and available. Our room (2 double beds + 1 bed and a private bathroom) was really beautiful and beds very comfortable. The place is very close to the town center and beaches....More

          Thank Pierroz
          Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

          We stayed here for three nights during our visit to this relaxing city. Clean room, perfect view from our room where we could look out over the city from our shower (highly reccommend room 6)! The place is close to everything but far enough away...More

          Thank Steffen D
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          • Free Internet
          • Free Parking
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          • Non-Smoking Rooms
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          • 10
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          • Costa Rica >
          • Province of Limon >
          • Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
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          • Hotel Pura Vida Costa Rica/Limon
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          Room & Suite (23)
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          Hotel & Grounds (70)
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          tout le monde a l'air de dire que cet établieement est bruyant or nous recherchons le calme absolu. Qu'n est il réellement ? merci
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          Room Tips
          "The corner suites are lovely, especially on the first floor."
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          "Just avoid it, Puerto Viejo is full of nicer, cheaper, better places."
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          "Rooms on the north side are more quiet."
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          "The upstairs rooms with balconies were great"
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