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7 reviews
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  • Very good58%
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3 Jun 2015
“Not quite up to standards”
24 Aug 2014
“Nice place near Museums”
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Reviewed 4 June 2015

I stayed at the Ara Macao at the recommendation of a friend in San Jose. The hotel is located just down Calle 25A from the Nicaraguan Embassy. It is NOT on Calle 27 as depicted on Google Maps. It is located next to a bar...More

Thank Biff J
Reviewed 24 August 2014

Stayed at this hotel when my first choice was unexpectedly unavailable. Location is within walking distance of principal museums and shopping. Breakfast was great. Best of all, the hostess was very helpful in navigating this area of San Jose. Price was $40/night including aircon, private...More

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Reviewed 7 October 2013

The Best part is the staff. They are very helpful and friendly. The location is perfect! Word of caution - Friday and Saturday night it is very loud since the hotel shares a street with 5 or 6 night clubs with loud music, and loud...More

Thank isakall
Reviewed 30 June 2013

This Inn/b&b is located 5 min from downtown San Jose where the main shopping boulevard starts. You are also close to restaurants, attractions, nightlife and other things that Costa Rica has to offer. Employees at Ara Macao Inn are friendly, very helpful and always willing...More

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USD 45 - USD 65 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Price range
USD 45 - USD 65 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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"Room #9 is more quiet and is very comfortable."
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