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La Tropicale Beach Lodge

200 mtrs Playa Carrillo | front zoo la selva, Playa Carrillo 5132, Costa Rica
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Kelowna, Canada
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

La Tropicale is truly paradise in Playo Carillo! We were recommended to stay here from a good friend and we would once again recommend La Tropicale to anyone traveling to Costa Rica. The grounds are beautiful & lush, the owners are warm & welcoming, and our room was fully equipped with hot showers, fan & ac, kitchenette etc. Playo Carillo... More 

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Playa Carrillo, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

As a local who lives in Carrillo, this is one of my favorite places to go eat dinner. Now this is a table d'hote not a restaurant you can just walk into...You must make a reservation so Arno has time to go purchase the things required to make you a spectacular meal! You must try his fish with avocado sauce,... More 

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Dc
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful grounds with a gorgeous pool. Very friendly owner team that also makes amazing food. We felt like we were staying with old friends. All the small bungalows were full so they put us in the large two story, two bedroom house. Amazing. Want to come back and stay for much longer! Oh, and the very nearby beach is amazing,... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel urgently needs repairs. The safety standard is very low, everyone can enter your bungalow, windows can't be closed properly. It was very dirty, don't come with children, it is very dangerous for them. The pools were green, all installations of water or electricity are badly done - a danger for your life! Avoid this place!!

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arnoPlayaCarrillo, Propriétaire at La Tropicale Beach Lodge, responded to this review
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New Orleans, Louisiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was such a surprise! The entrance is on an unassuming dirt road but when you enter the property it is absolutely beautiful. The trees, foliage and cabins are perfectly laid out for privacy and beauty. The hosts were wonderful and so cheerful. I only wish I had known about this sooner and could have stayed longer!

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New Orleans, Louisiana
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The complete gem of Playa Carrillo. This lodge is a wonderful retreat with the owners paying particular attention to the smallest detail. The hosts are a joy whom put emphasis on a relaxing environment. This is perhaps my favorite place to lodge in all of Costa Rica.

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San José, San Jose, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

Excellent attention from Allan and Arnold hosts this place, with which one is much entertains with his jokes and good conversations. I recommend the place is quiet comfortable, their areas are very private and the jacuzzi pool surrounded by gardens and vegetation around makes you feel in direct contact with nature, the type of cabin has a different concept that... More 

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Buenas tardes Muchas gracias por este comentario,nos alegra mucho saber que su estadía en nuestra propiedad fue de su completo... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

I made a reservation using a website, then I called to the hotel and spoke with the owner, a guy named Arno, who said I could have had a better rate if I would have made the reservation directly with him, so he suggested that I should cancel the on line reservation and made it again with him, so I... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

We stayed there for 4 nights, and it was a really great time. The breakfast was perfect, beach was perfect, lodge was perfect and Arno the owner made us feel really special. If you want to have a best place around Samara/Carrillo, you should definitely use La Tropicale. Sourroundings are more peacful and beautiful than in Samara, and Samara is... More 

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Palmares, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

My wife and I went to La Tropicale one week ago and we had a great time. Gustavo is excellent and he did everything under his control to make our visit memorable. We spent four nights at the house with private pool and we loved it. Arnau is awesome, he chatted with us and made us feel at home. The... More 

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Address: 200 mtrs Playa Carrillo | front zoo la selva, Playa Carrillo 5132, Costa Rica
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Location: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Playa Carrillo
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Number of rooms: 5
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