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Hotel Cala Inn Alajuela

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7.5
Very Good 85 Total Reviews
  • Value For Money 7.5
  • Security 7.9
  • Location 8.1
  • Staff 7.9
  • Atmosphere 6.9
  • Cleanliness 7.0
  • Facilities 6.8
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7.5
Very Good 85 Total Reviews
  • Value For Money 7.5
  • Security 7.9
  • Location 8.1
  • Staff 7.9
  • Atmosphere 6.9
  • Cleanliness 7.0
  • Facilities 6.8
Hotel Cala Inn Alajuela Located at Frente al Parque Juan Santamaría, , Alajuela.
Hotel Cala Inn Alajuela
Costa Rica
Alajuela Central 20101 Frente al Parque Juan Santamaría
75% 85
10.0146467 -84.2137906
Hotel Cala Inn Alajuela
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  • Anonymous
  • USA, Couple, 31-40
  • Novice Nomad
  • 1 review
11th May 2016
8.9

The Cala Inn was perfect for our first night in CR. The taxi driver at the airport knew exactly where it was, and it only took minutes (and 1200 colones/$6 USD) to get there. Our room was basic, but very clean, nice fan, and the bed was comfy. Not much for atmosphere, but a pretty park and the Plaza are just across the street. Staff was friendly and super helpful in explaining how to use the public bus to get to Puerto Viejo. Safe- 24hr security gate to get in. Would surely stay there again.

    • 10.0Value For Money
    • 10.0Security
    • 10.0Location
    • 8.0Facilities
    • 10.0Staff
    • 6.0Atmosphere
    • 8.0Cleanliness
30th Apr 2016
9.1

The hotel did not have the reservation we had made on Hostelworld but was still able to accommodate us. The staff was friendly and helpful. The only thing that was not that great was there was dirt and hair in both beds. My guess is maybe the sheets were washed but not the blankets? Otherwise it was a great location, close to the airport and quiet.

    • 10.0Value For Money
    • 10.0Security
    • 10.0Location
    • 10.0Facilities
    • 10.0Staff
    • 10.0Atmosphere
    • 4.0Cleanliness
  • bella786931
  • Norway, Female, 31-40
  • Avid Traveller
  • 10 reviews
29th Mar 2016
6.9

Nice place to stay one night. But no kitchen facilities and mattresses were very thin.

    • 4.0Value For Money
    • 8.0Security
    • 8.0Location
    • 6.0Facilities
    • 8.0Staff
    • 6.0Atmosphere
    • 8.0Cleanliness
  • Anonymous
  • USA, Female, 18-24
  • Novice Nomad
  • 1 review
19th Mar 2016
9.4

My stay at Cala Inn was extremely pleasant and a great value for the price. The hotel is in a safe location in Alajuela and is close to the airport. It is cute and cozy inside, with a nice shared kitchen and balcony area where they provide complimentary breakfast (which includes coffee, juice, fruit, toast and eggs that are cooked fresh for you when you wake up). Rooms are comfortable, clean and cool enough at night to sleep. And best of all, the staff was incredibly kind.

    • 10.0Value For Money
    • 10.0Security
    • 8.0Location
    • 8.0Facilities
    • 10.0Staff
    • 10.0Atmosphere
    • 10.0Cleanliness
  • Anonymous
  • USA, Female, 41+
  • Novice Nomad
  • 1 review
7th Jan 2016
8.3

The staff was friendly and helpful. The only negative thing is the room we stayed in called "Dominical" was facing the Main Street out front of hotel. It was the loudest noisiest room I have ever stayed in and none of us slept. If you don't want the noise ask for a room in the back like "Roca Bruja" or Monteverde" or "Arenal".

    • 8.0Value For Money
    • 10.0Security
    • 10.0Location
    • 6.0Facilities
    • 10.0Staff
    • 6.0Atmosphere
    • 8.0Cleanliness
  • ingrid_skolko2057
  • Canada, Female, 25-30
  • Novice Nomad
  • 9 reviews
16th Dec 2015
6.0

The rooms need some work, one light bulb didn't work. Nicest working there, very helpful.

    • 4.0Value For Money
    • 8.0Security
    • 8.0Location
    • 4.0Facilities
    • 8.0Staff
    • 6.0Atmosphere
    • 4.0Cleanliness
  • Anonymous
  • Israel, Female, 18-24
  • Novice Nomad
  • 3 reviews
10th Dec 2015
8.6

Stayed at private room ,nice bathroom, great staff very friendly. The area is not so nice. Recommend if you need spent night before or after a fligh

    • 6.0Value For Money
    • 10.0Security
    • 6.0Location
    • 10.0Facilities
    • 10.0Staff
    • 10.0Atmosphere
    • 8.0Cleanliness
  • Anonymous
  • Canada, Male, 41+
  • Novice Nomad
  • 1 review
4th Dec 2015
8.6

Older but clean and close to the airport. Buses to San Jose just around the corner. Breakfast is excellent.

    • 10.0Value For Money
    • 8.0Security
    • 8.0Location
    • 8.0Facilities
    • 8.0Staff
    • 8.0Atmosphere
    • 10.0Cleanliness
  • Anonymous
  • USA, Male, 31-40
  • Novice Nomad
  • 1 review
3rd Dec 2015
6.6

Very safe hostel in a busy neighborhood. The staff is extremly accomidating. But there were window panes missing, blood stains on the sheets, and mosquitos in the room. If you need a night to crash before your flight this is a viable option. But if you're planning on spending more time in San Jose, this might feel more like a burden than a comfort.

    • 6.0Value For Money
    • 10.0Security
    • 8.0Location
    • 4.0Facilities
    • 10.0Staff
    • 4.0Atmosphere
    • 4.0Cleanliness

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