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Hotel Esperanza

APDO 65-5235, Playa Carrillo 5235, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This was about the best stay we had in Costa Rica. Dennis was an amazing host. We spent hours by the pool talking about life. What a great guy. The room was a little on the small side, but was very clean & comfortable. The pool was a great way to end each day, just chilling out. He directed us... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here with the family in January for four nights, on advice from my brother who stayed here with his family a few years ago. The hotel has a fun pool area, with two and a half smallish pools that afford for a lot of play between them. There's a karambola (star fruit) tree whose fruit you can eat as... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I had a great stay at Esperanza last week. The hotel is well located about a 5 minute walk from the magnificent beach at Carillo. We have been to many beaches worldwide, and this was right up there. Dennis, the owner, was great. He is American ex pat, and has a good sense of what his clients... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at Hotel Esperanza for two nights only; however the experience was very pleasant. The rooms are small but clean and cozy, they have just what you need. The beach is just a small walk away and the service is excellent. Dennis the owner, was incredibly helpful and always has a smile and a good conversation at hand. The... More 

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Jacó, Puntarenas, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Me and my family spent a couple of nights in Hotel Esperanza and we could not have been more satisfied. Dennis the owner truly is helpful and makes sure that you have the best experience possible. Our rental car had a flat fire and he helped us with this situaton very easily. The hotel serves a wonderful breakfast buffet every... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My friend and I spent 3 nights in hotel Esperanza end of December 2014 and were sincerely impressed by the atmosphere if coziness and warmness created by the owner of the hotel, Dennis. The hotel is nicely located in Playa Carillo, 15 mins drive from Playa Samara, the best beach spot in Guanacaste. Beach in Carillo is very nice as... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My father and I stayed her for 5 nights right before/during Christmas. Dennis the owner is extremely accommodating and goes out of his way to make you feel right at home. The beach is a five-ten minute walk and is beautiful. There is a good selection of restaurants in the immediate area. The included breakfast is delicious and there is... More 

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Jackson, Mississippi
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

Loved our stay. Owner and Service. Dennis and Catia best ever. Contact for deals Food. Breakfasts great. Many close restaurants. Casa De Mariscos the best Beach. Loved it. Secluded vs Samara's bustle.

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Oshkosh, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Dennis, owner and operator, has a genuine interest in making sure you get the most out of your stay. He will make calls, book tours, give spot on advice about local attractions tailored to your interests. Very professional. Very friendly. A great find!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

We had a great stay in mid May. Dennis, the owner was knowledgeable about excursions and local restaurants. He made these arrangements for us a la concierge. Each morning he made our breakfast - hot and included in the room charge - to our orders,, including guya (sp) pinta, a traditional Costa Rican bean and rice dish. This is a... More 

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Address: APDO 65-5235, Playa Carrillo 5235, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Playa Carrillo
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 7
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Also Known As:
Esperanza Hotel Playa Samara
Hotel Esperanza Guanacaste, Costa Rica

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