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Sulphur
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 December 2015 via mobile

Stayed two nights here, the rooms are old and outdated but the old hotel has a lot of character, the restaurant next door is simply awesome ate there 3 time each time it beat my expectations, now the extra curricular activities are second to none beautiful hot latinos what more could a guy want, once again this is a guys... More 

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Jacksonville, Florida
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22 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 November 2015

I've been to Costa Rica many times so I'm very aware of this hotel. This hotel/bars are known to frequent men travelers as "ground Zero" in an area called Gringo Gulch. Certainly a place for male sex tourists where there are many "working girls" that frequent the place. On certtain nights there can be 50 or more women patroling the... More 

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8 Thank Bill A
Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), India
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24 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2015

Frankly speaking this is a star rated brothel. One of the best single male travel destination. There are two bars and a casino at the lobby. There are lots of sexy latinos as freelancers plying their trade. You can very easily link up with the girls and take them to the room. The girls are very friendly. The staffs were... More 

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8 Thank MANU P
San Jose, Costa Rica
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6 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2015

The food overall was fantastic, the night life is quite refreshing for ADULT entertainment, this is not a family hotel..it has a great location but once more this is just for single guys looking to have a fabulous time..!

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4 Thank yadulaprofits
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 September 2015

This is the heart of "Gringo Gulch" in San Jose; a magnet for prostitutes. Rooms are large, but old and musty, with little natural light. Public restrooms in the casino area are filthy Nice woodwork. Off premises restaurant is pretty good. Staff is attentive and friendly, with good English skills. Don't expect any quiet on Thursday-Friday nights; place is PACKED... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 August 2015

Indeed, this is an adult only facility...for that, I have no judgements. For years, I have lived in Costa Rica. When I have guests/clients come into town looking for a little 'fun', I always offer a few of the options, and more often than not these folks prefer to stay here. I pay for the rooms. In this particular instance,... More 

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9 Thank senorusted
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 July 2015

From the time I checked in to the time I checked out...My experience with the Hotel was first class... The room service was excellent...The Hotel management was there to ensure that all of my needs were taken care of in a timely manner...

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Jupiter, Florida, United States
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 June 2015

Stayed here with my son in separate rooms. We both enjoyed our time here. The casino is fun and there are a lot of women around trying to pick you up. What's wrong with that? I had heard that the drinks and food were expensive, but I did not think so, so I guess that's relative. Beers were $2 and... More 

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3 Thank Skip Y
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38 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 June 2015

This is the Valhalla for the single male traveler. Lots of pretty, little things prancing around trying t catch your attention. Remember: whenever visiting such places, be sure to have your wits about you though. My only real complaint is that the casino seems to run by arbitrary rules; the minimum bets seems to change according to the phase of... More 

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Hilton, South Africa
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Reviewed 3 June 2015 via mobile

I did not stay there ; just the casino and bar. Good food and drinks but expensive - 25$ for a hamburger and chicken wings, beer 4$. Take care of the girls they line up waiting their turn to catch a gringo; I guess they caught me as I ended up paying for drinks that I did not order and... More 

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Address: 1st Ave & 9th St, San Jose, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of San Jose > San Jose Metro > San Jose
Price Range: $148 - $193 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Del Rey 3.5*
Number of rooms: 104
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Del Rey San Jose
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