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Pension Santa Elena

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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good29%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“taco taco”(74 reviews)
“private room”(49 reviews)
“breakfast tacos”(9 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Family Rooms
Multilingual Staff
2.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 14 October 2015

One of the best hostels in Costa Rica I've been. Clean room, hot showers, nice kitchen and common area, and very helpful reception! I had heard some bad stories about monteverde (hostels kicking you out if you don't book tours with them..!) but this place...More

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Reviewed 12 October 2015

Stayed in the Pension Santa Elena for three nights after having spent time on the Costa Rican beaches. First impression, it's a very basic building, fitting into the mountain area. Welcome was somehow rough but all informations were given in very good detail. Room ist...More

2  Thank Thomas K
Reviewed 2 October 2015

By far one of the best places we've been to on our trip. Rooms are tidy and clean, private bathroom as well (hot water included). From the outside it looks like a regular hostel but as soon as you step in it's a lot more...More

1  Thank Franz F
Reviewed 28 September 2015

The rooms are incredibly stark. Our room had nothing in it other than a bed and a weird nightstand connected to the bed. And there is no soundproofing. We heard our neighbors singing, we heard them talking, and we heard their alarm clock go off....More

Thank ChicagoPair
Reviewed 23 September 2015 via mobile

We've came here for a visit in monteverde. checked at least 4 or 5 other hostels in the center of santa elena. the place ia very friendly, the people at the front desk are super helpfull, told us everything we wanted to know about the...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Free Parking
Restaurant
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Shuttle Bus Service
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Things to do
Restaurant
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Price range
USD 24 - USD 55 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
USD 24 - USD 55 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Response from Ethan B | Reviewed this property |
The breakfast was provided in the attached food spot Taco! Taco! When I was there, there was a choice of fruit with yoghurt and granola and toast or tacos with eggs. Both were reasonable. I am a vegetarian and so I had... More
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"The rooms in the new wing are better, and the difference in price is a tiny one."
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"H10 was a great room."
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"Avoid being near to the road."
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"Don't take room P16"
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