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Hotel Esperanza

APDO 65-5235, Playa Carrillo 5235, Costa Rica
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Ranked #1 of 7 Hotels in Playa Carrillo
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

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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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

My wife and I had a perfect week in Carrillo and Hotel Esperanza was a huge part of that. The hotel was very easy to find, about a minute past the beach (5 minute walk). The hotel itself is very nice. Rooms were cute and very clean. They are on the small side but if you're in your room enough... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

Gorgeous and convenient, tucked in just off the main road, Dennis and Katya were more than gracious in accommodating us. They have neat rooms with A/C, a cute little child-friendly pool and shaded courtyard. Playa Carrillo is arguably THE most beautiful beach on the Nicoya peninsula.

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014

We found Hotel Esperanza while exploring in 2009 and we just stayed there again in March. Dennis and Kattia and their family made us feel so welcome! Dennis cooked our breakfast to order every morning and offered all sorts of advice on things to do in the area (Playa Carillo is now our favorite beach in the world!) He also... More 

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Kalispell, Montana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014

We had a wonderful 8 day stay at Hotel Esperanza. Dennis, Kattia and their family are wonderful people and keep a very clean hotel. They treated us like part of their family which made our stay more than a vacation. The beach is just awesome and a short walk away. We highly recommend this hotel.

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San Jose, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2014

My stay at this hotel was perfect, and the attention of dennis and kattia was excellent, they worry about keeping us comfortable and provide a quality service, I stayed with my family, we are very pleased and grateful for the attention.Clean and comfortable rooms, the location is absolutely Ideal, the beach is very close. an excellent hotel...

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Wyncote, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014

My husband and I recently stayed at Hotel Esperanza in Playa Carrillo for 2 nights and were very happy with our decision to stay here while visiting Carrillo. Dennis and Kattia were very attentive and made sure we had everything we needed for a comfortable stay. Dennis was always available to help us with directions or recommendations for local activities... 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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