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Bahia Esmeralda

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   100 meters east of Plaza Deportiva Potrero, Playa Potrero, Costa Rica
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2009
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  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2010

Where to start...we stayed march 6-13th with a large group for a wedding taking place at a hotel down the street. The room I stayed in was a 3 bedroom suite with other members of our party staying in one bedrooms. The rooms were standard. The fridge is old takes a while to cool things. The couches in our room... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2009

This was our first time to explore the Playa Flamingo/Playa Potrero area during our summer break 2009. We choose Hotel Bahia Esmeralda for its location close to hidden beaches recommended to us by local friends: Playa Danta and Playa Dantita. Access to Playa Potrero: despite negative descriptions about the bad road conditions, we found the access quite acceptable. A recently... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2009

We made a last day decision to comb the beaches along the coast before flying out of Liberia. walked into this quaint hotel, walking distance from La Playa Potrero. The rate is very reasonable, as a matter of fact, for our family probably one of the best value so far. We were in this charming suite with three bedrooms, two... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2008

We contacted the property through e-mail to get a double room. When we got there, they had a tiny room that was 2 feet from the parking lot, or a room that had bunk beds. The beautiful beach that they advertised seemd to be reachable only by kayak. We tried to work with the manager to pay for 1 of... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2008

Playa Potrero is only a little place, and the hotel fits in perfectly - it's a couple of minutes walk up from the beach and consists of a square of bungalows around a central garden and pool area. We had an apartment with kitchen facilities, although I think there are also smaller rooms available. The room was clean, with air... More 

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Address: 100 meters east of Plaza Deportiva Potrero, Playa Potrero, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Playa Potrero
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Bahia Esmeralda 3*
Number of rooms: 18
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Also Known As:
Bahia Esmeralda Santa Cruz
Bahia Esmeralda Costa Rica/Playa Potrero

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