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    Hotel Del Rey

    1st Ave & 9th St, San Jose, Costa Rica
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    • Excellent24%
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    • Average21%
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    Reviewed 13 October 2016

    We went just for the entertainment value and I have to admit, that is the strangest buffet I have ever seen. When we (5 men in their 40s) went to the "sports bar" we thought we would be in a dark scummy room looking at...More

    6  Thank James J
    Reviewed 12 September 2016

    NOT what it used to be. Oh, yes the prices are still high, but now the hotel/bar is open to all...however, the shortage of tips always blamed on gringo's. Girls...very few Ticas, old ones at that. Most of the "girls" are hard core hustler types...More

    3  Thank Roy H
    Reviewed 25 August 2016

    You really should visit... perhaps not for the faint of heart........ I always treat myself to a Cheese burger in Paradise.... excellent room service. Do have the all you can keep down or care to eat (your choice) across the street at the restaurant... well...More

    3  Thank AtlantisJohnny
    Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

    Growing up in a rough NYC neighborhood, and, having traveled the globe extensively, I thought I had seen it all..... Not even close! I was totally unprepared for what came my way. Not less than 10 beautiful for every man in the building! Young, sexy,...More

    3  Thank William G
    Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

    Busy freelance/pick up bar. They have a "casino", some slots and some run down tables. Get rid of the casino and the place would still be the same, packed with freelancers. Drinks are $3000 colones, a little pricey so pregame else where. It is sight...More

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    • USD 115 - USD 138 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    15-20 min Not a long ride Can arrange a cab from the hotel
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