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    Driving from Guanacaste - Puntarenas - Orotina via Highway 27 to Airport Hotel San Jose, Costa Rica
    See here on a map the last 12 km from the moment you exit Highway 27

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    Driving from Guanacaste - Puntarenas  - Orotina over Highway 27
    to Margarita's Airport Hotel in La Garita de Alajuela
    Our GPS location: North +10 0' 16.24"   West -84 16' 19.64"
    1. Coming from the north via Puntarenas - Orotina over the toll road 
       (Costa Rica Highway 27) you take the exit AFTER the Atenas exit.
       This exit is for Turrucares / La Garita
       At the bottom of the exit ramp you find a roundabout which you
       take 3/4 to the left.  Now you drive underneath Highway 27
       and you will reach a second roundabout.
       Take this roundabout 5/8 to the left and follow the sign 'La Garita'
       After a few hundred meters you take a right turn and follow Road 136 
       for 4.2 km till you reach Highway 3.  At the right-hand corner you
       find a soccer field.  Turn right after the soccer field and follow
       Highway 3 for 3.5 km
       Now you pass the bridge across the Panamerican Highway.
       Point 4 on map below  
       From here it's only 5 minutes to our Hotel
       Continue to follow this Highway 3 direction Alajuela
    2. After a few minutes you will see at the left our local zoo,, 300 feet more and you will see at the right our local 
       casino, Hotel-Spa Casino Martino.
       1 Minute after Hotel Martino you see at the right a big blue sign
       with white letters INCAE. Turn RIGHT at this sign.
       Point 5 on map below  
    3. After 300 meters you see at the left the green columns of the
       parking lot of the Santa Fe High School.
       Point 6 on map below  
       300 Meters further and you will see
       - at the left a private road with the sign 'Margarita'  Turn LEFT here
       - at the right the orange gate of 'Apartamentos Palma Real'
       Point 7 on map below  
    4. Opposite this orange gate you enter the private road to our Hotel
       After 150 meters you will see our black gate with red-white
       fluorescent stripes.
       Behind our gate you see the sign 'Margarita de La Garita'
       Point 8 on map below. Our entrance gate, you have arrived 
         Use your lights or use the intercom in the wall at the 
       left side of the gate.
       If you miss the orange gate or 'Margarita' sign, you can make a U-turn in
       front of the INCAE Business School, 100 meters further left.
       This road is a dead-end road anyhow.  It ends at INCAE
    5. Immediately after passing our gate you see the hotel at your right.
       Park your car next to the main building at the left.
       Our GPS location: +100'16.24" North, -8416'19.64" West