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The Blue Pelican

| Playa San Miguel, Playa San Miguel, Costa Rica
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North Miami Beach, Florida
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2011

Stayed there last month, and after reading some of the posts I decided to set the record straight with this place...... I loved it !!! Ya the hotel is a little old, but the view is amazing from the balconies, and I had a great time during the one night they have music at the bar.... I danced the night... More 

Tegucigalpa, Honduras
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2011

The Pelican Inn is mediocre, but it's a "reasonably cheap" option (30 dollars for a double in high season is what we paid) if you want to make it over to Playa San Miguel and not camp. However if your budget allows it I'd recommend staying elsewhere. The idea of the hotel is good, wooden cabin-like rooms very close to... More 

1 Thank IgnacioTegucigalpa
Kill Devil Hills, NC
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2010

It's a long hard drive, and depending on where you drive from, you are exhausted when you arrive. Don't expect the "Ritz". Very basic rooms across from a fantastic beach. Chris, who runs the place will do what ever he can to make your stay as pleasurable as possible. He is a great chef, and the food is beyond anything... More 

1 Thank OBXDude
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2008

We stopped at Playa San Miquel because I kept seeing photos of the beach on postcards and in books. When we pulled into town we found the Blue Pelican. After several hours of the bumpy, dusty roads we decided to take a break and spend the night here. The beach was incredible. It was by far the prettiest beach we... More 

3 Thank BigBearMom

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