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Syney
Reviewed 1 week ago

"Don't judge a book by its cover" is an old saying that applies to this hotel. From the outside it looks like an old house, but on entering it, you realise that it has a lot more to offer. Although the word 'hotel' is a misnomer, probably the terms 'lodge' or 'home-stay' or 'B&B' would more suit this place. Its...

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Grimsby, Canada
Reviewed 17 April 2016 via mobile

Stayed here with g adventures. The staff send couple who run the place are great. This is a historical building with tons of charm and beauty but is dated. We had no A/C but a ceiling fan which did the trick. Great hard wood floors and arch ways. It us a shame it is in the location where it is...

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Mississauga, Canada
Reviewed 4 April 2016

You may feel like you're knocking on the wrong door when you get there, but you're at the right place. You have to ring a bell in order for someone to come and unlock the door and let you in. The rooms are pretty decent, but it may take you a while to figure out how to turn on the...

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Reviewed 24 March 2016

Our first stay we had a room with a ceiling fan, the second, we had a room with AC. Cute, basic hotel. The staff were very friendly. Rooms and bathrooms were clean. Can't say much for the neighborhood but the hotel itself was secure, and quiet. Free WiFi available in the lobby only which is a nice place to gather.

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 23 November 2014

The hotel is colonial style, with beautiful parquetry floors and quiet little courtyards. The room we has was quiet and spacious, with ceiling a ceiling fan, wi fi and safe. The hotels very secure and quiet, despite being on a busy road. On the negative side, the toilet in the room did not really work, and they charged us premium...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 June 2014

Background: This was to be the jumping-off point for a 3-week group tour of Central America. I managed to arrive very early on a red-eye flight before the roosters even started crowing, so to speak. This remodeled hotel used to be the home of the Montealegre’s family, one of the main coffee exporters to Europe in the early 1900's, when...

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Kelowna, Canada
Reviewed 20 February 2014

We loved this beautiful hotel. Each room is furnished with antiques from the Plantation days when Costa Rica was the Coffee Capital of the world. The hotel represents a wonderful past yet is well appointed with modern amenities. The hotel Manager Fernando provided us with its history and made a great evening restaurant recommendation. Would definately recommend staying there again.

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 24 March 2013

I earlier wrote a review on the Casa Colon hostel and it was because of my crummy stay there I knew I had to find another place to spend the night....hopefully one that was quiet, decently appointed and still near the Pulmitan bus station. I needed rest, quiet and calm. I was walking back up Paseo Colon after a long...

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CAlifornia
Reviewed 18 March 2010

I lived in CR for a little of 2 years and barely found out about this place in my last 6 months or so in CR. After staying in countless hotels, I found Rosa del Paseo to be very accommodating, rooms are clean, staff is soft spoken but very polite. We had Thanksgiving at this hotel in November 2008 and...

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Adelaide
Reviewed 1 August 2008

This is a nice(ish) B&B but it has the following problems: 1. The owners seem to have different ideas about what needs to be done to accomplish things. They stuffed up our reservation, stuffed up tours and could not work out how to book various things or whether we needed to pay them in cash or card. At one point...

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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This hotel in a most historical important home of the old coffee families of Costa Rica. This hotel will enchant you with its historical well maintained style and today's comfort. In the city center near to airport and buses and just a 10 minute walk to the central market. ... more   less 

Additional Information about La Rosa del Paseo

Address: Paseo Colon entre calles 28 y 30, San Jose 10107, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of San Jose > San Jose Metro > San Jose
Price Range: $85 - $142 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — La Rosa del Paseo 2.5*
Number of rooms: 18
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“Talk to the owner of the hotel for a chat about the history of the hotel”
 of 5 bubbles OzTrottingGlobe, 14 Jan 2017 | Read review
“All rooms face the interior courtyard.and are good.”
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