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Toro Blanco Resort

25 mts south of the Iglesia Catolica, Playas del Coco, Costa Rica
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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11 reviews 11 reviews
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars NEW

Got here, Leo the owner welcomed me warmly and showed me to my room, which was super clean, has ac, hot water and a kitchenette. Couldn't ask for more. The grounds are immaculate, the pools is clean and has swim up bar. At night the whole place is lit up and looks beautiful. Toro blanco is very convienently located, just... More 

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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We found the Toro Blanco one night, knowing we were not going to spend another night at the horrible Savannah Hotel. It was tucked away and seemed quiet on a jumping Saturday night. Perhaps you could hear noise in the rooms as other reviewers mentioned, but that's what ear plugs are for (we never travel without them!). Sunday morning we... More 

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Old Forge, New York
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel was very disappointing. I went there with a group of students on our recent trip. The rooms were not updated, with stains on the bedspreads, and not all that clean. Each room had ash trays in them, and was clearly a party hotel. There were bad smells everywhere, especially lingering smoke. The owners also smoked in front of... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Do you enjoy toilets that don't flush? Burning hot showers? Jail Warden like hotel staff that won't allow you to leave your room after dark? Then Toro Blanco Resort is for you! Does staying in a geriatric like nursing home atmosphere sound appealing?.. Then look no further! I should also mention the intense bass bellowing from the night club that... More 

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Jersey, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015 via mobile

I stayed here with my girlfriend in January 2015 because it was close to the main places and the price was reasonable but from the onset the impression I got from the staff was incredibly bad and they didn't care about the customers in the slightest. Every night past 9pm we were told to leave or go inside our room... More 

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fedina48, Proprietario at Toro Blanco Resort, responded to this review

Talking about this review i think the customers forgot somethings, first of all you was not only with your girlfriend but you invited 4 peoples more, it wasen't 9pm but 11.30pm and the most important you were drunk and you were not talk, but scream!!! And the last yours "Friends" tried to leaving the hotel with our glasses. I think... More 

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5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

I will start by saying the hotel itself is quite unique. The pool takes up the whole courtyard and is lit up at night. The rooms rim the outside. We were shown a nice room and said we would take it, assuming that was the room we would get. Not so. The room we were supposed to have was pretty... More 

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Freiburg
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

By far and away the most expensive accommodation we stayed at in Costa Rica, we had very high hopes for this uniquely designed hotel. The rooms were nice, the design interesting, and the pool refreshing, but for the price, too many fundamentals were missing. We were not assigned the correct rooms upon check-in (despite confirming beforehand), the wifi signal was... More 

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fedina48, Proprietario at Toro Blanco Resort, responded to this review

Hello I'm sorry you didn't like your stay at Playas del Coco and you found the hotel price too high, check-in problems, hot wáter no available but pls allow me to disagree yours questions : The check-in problems were resolved in 10 minutes, the hot wáter was fixed ( it was broken a Little plastic connection, broken happen sometimes) in... More 

Warsaw, Poland
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

The hotel is wonderful! Big appartments, well equipped kitchenette, nice swimming pool and very kind and helpful staff. 2 dogs and one beautiful cat are friendly but not abusing. Beach is in walk distance, as well as the citi center. Very reasonable price/benefit rate.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

This hotel was in such a great location. A walk to the Main Street for food and entertainment, located by a 24/7 store (everything from food to alcohol). Only a few min and you're at the beach! They also rent bikes and golf carts to get around if wanted and will call a driver to arrange to pick you up... More 

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69 reviews 69 reviews
34 hotel reviews
96 helpful votes 96 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

I booked a dive and stay package with Rich Coast Diving. The hotel is well priced, clean and centrally located. I really enjoyed lodging in these cabana style rooms. The room I was assigned was on the pool/ground level. It was pretty cool to walk right out of your room and pop into the pool. My room also had a... More 

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Address: 25 mts south of the Iglesia Catolica, Playas del Coco, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Playas del Coco
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 20
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Also Known As:
Toro Blanco Hotel Playas Del Coco
Toro Blanco Resort Costa Rica/Playas Del Coco

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