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Playas del Coco, Costa Rica
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Pato Loco Inn
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Tronodora
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

We were staying in a few miles away in Playa Hermosa and our friend told us to go to Pato Loco for breakfast. What a great referral! Breakfast was fabulous...Mary actually makes REAL biscuits and fried potatoes. We live in Costa Rica and adore gallo pinto (beans and rice), but what a delicious change from our normal fare. In addition... More

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Playa Samara, Costa Rica
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34 reviews 34 reviews
21 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

I ended up here needing a place to stay with my dog.I wasn't sure if they would take us,but Mary welcomed us with the friendliness of a family rather than a hotel owner.The room was lovely,beautifully decorated,with a patio for my puppy.We had a swim in the pool and then went to the bar area.A lot of expats come here... More

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Cleveland, Ohio
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2014

It was our first time to Costa Rica and Mary and Richy made you feel like you were coming home, so welcoming, hospitable and genuine. Made our experience great, nice clean rooms,good breakfast, good beer all around lovely

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Utah
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34 hotel reviews
155 helpful votes 155 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2013

If you are looking for great prices and good value for the money, Pato Loco Inn is a good choice for relaxing in Playas Del Coco or as a base of operations for activities such as scuba diving, fishing, or tours. The rooms are spacious, custom decorated, A/C, and cable TV. If you prefer doing some of your own cooking... More

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Ciudad de Heredia, Heredia, Costa Rica
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29 reviews 29 reviews
16 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2013

I can´t forget the bad moment when I listened that my reservation was cancelled by mistake in a peek season in a resort in the zone... waw I was so disapointeded and there were no vacancy in coco beach and I call to Pato Loco and her beautiful owner told me ¨come in¨.... My girlfriend and I stayed there per... More

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Austin, Texas
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2013

My Brother and I needed to get away from the pace of the States and decided to go to Costa Rica. We knew our old friend Richy and his wife Mary had been running a Inn/restaurant/bar in Coco for a few years now. Though we had threatened to go before, we decided it was finally time. From the moment we... More

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Playas del Coco, Costa Rica
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2012

We live in Coco. The owners are gone for a few weeks in the States, for a well deserved vaca. We were MORE than pleasantly surprised to find our hostess of the bar, more than happy, engaging and on top of everything. Such great service you'll never find better than here. :) Although the restaurant is closed, D'Anne still made... More

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Clarksville, Tennessee
2 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2012

Stayed at Pato Loco Inn in mid September, Mary is very nice, always giving you a nice greeting no matter what she is doing or who she is talking to you when you walk in the main bar area. She know good places to eat, see, and any thing that was upcoming. Very helpful when making reservations. Room was comfy,... More

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Austin, Texas, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2012

First of all, if you take to bus to get to playa del coco ans and pull into the pumitan station; don't take a taxi because pato loco was right next to it. Anyway, this is a tranquill, cozy place with nice, clean A/C rooms. Mary and Richy are very cool and will go out of there way to make... More

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San Jose, Costa Rica
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19 reviews 19 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2012

Ok, the place is really really cute, Mary Ramona the owner is SO friendly and helpful! The Inn is located in walking distance to Playas de Coco has a very good price and the best for us was that we were allow to bring our dogs on holiday with us :) so if you have dogs I highly recommend this... More

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Address: Playas del Coco, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Playas del Coco
Also Known As:
Pato Loco Inn Costa Rica/Playas Del Coco

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