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Flamingo Beach Resort & Spa

3.5 of 5 Resort   |   Playa Flamingo, Playa Flamingo 2050, Costa Rica
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Ranked #1 of 7 hotels in Playa Flamingo
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
Jill K Superior, WI
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Superior, WI
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This hotel completely met our expectations. Having read the reviews, we knew there was only one restaurant and we knew that the drinks would be expensive. We opted for the Breakfast plan which was perfect. Going all-inclusive at a place with only one restaurant seemed ridiculous. We were very happy with our choice. There are many restaurants within easy walking... More

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Green Brook, New Jersey
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Our first visit to Costa Rica and he whole family loved it. Clean facility, friendly staff, great food (and lots of it). The beach was clean and plenty of space we never felt crowded. Plenty of close by restaurants within walking distance, very relaxing atmosphere, plenty to do during the day if you cant sit still and relax, boat trips,... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My boyfriend and I absolutely loved this hotel. The beds were clean, the pool was clean and the food was very good! There were many restaurants in the area. Three were in the area and two other were close but not walkable, but the restaurants provided transportation. The sea star was an awesome restaurant along with Coco Loco. The beach... More

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Huntington Beach, California
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I wanted to plan a vacation that would be enjoyable for my husband, 3 kids (ages 9, 6, and 3), and me. When looking for places to stay in Costa Rica, Flamingo Resort came to fit our needs and budget for an 8-day trip. When we arrived, the front desk was so accommodating after a long red-eye flight from Los... More

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Concord, California
20 reviews 20 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We loved the location right on the beach. It was great to be able to watch the sun set during dinner - though the sun sets so early that we needed to get to the restaurant right at opening at 6pm if we wanted to eat at sunset. The pool was fantastic - it's shallow enough that our 8 and... More

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Lakeland, Florida
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It was a very clean hotel, very friendly staff and the food was amazing! The pool had its own bar and the bar tenders were great. Beautiful hotel. It was on the beach and the water was crystal clear once you got past the waves.

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This hotel earns 5 stars as far as Costa Rican hotels go. Definitely a lot of Americans, but the pool was gorgeous and not too crowded (we visited in the green season though...fewer tourists in general). Clean rooms and very kind and helpful staff. The photographers were really funny and would do an entire photo shoot for your family for... More

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Tilaran, Costa Rica
4 reviews 4 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We are retired in Costa Rica. When we have guests that want to go to the beach this where we go. We call Flamingo Beach an adult beach, meaning there are not always a bunch of loud drunks and college kids around, making noise all night long. The beach is just what a couple likes to walk on and swim... More

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Diamond Bar, California
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stood here last month for 5 days. It was my first time going to Costa Rica and I wasn't sure what to expect but I immediately I fell in love with the resort! We did the all inclusive package and it was so well worth it especially when in the pool all day drinking. The hotel staff everywhere in... More

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Chicago, IL
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53 reviews 53 reviews
34 hotel reviews
120 helpful votes 120 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel has 120 rooms on three levels. The first level is below grade. My entire family & I stayed here at the end of June. We had a family suite on the 2nd floor level (2212). The room had a tile floor, 2 double beds, a pull out sofa, refrigerator, microwave, a little kitchenette with a sink and 3... More

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Address: Playa Flamingo, Playa Flamingo 2050, Costa Rica
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Location: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Playa Flamingo
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Flamingo Beach Resort & Spa 3.5*
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Also Known As:
Flamingo Beach Resort And Spa
Flamingo Beach Hotel Playa Flamingo
Flamingo Beach Resort Costa Rica
Flamingo Beach Resort & Spa Costa Rica/Playa Flamingo

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The only resort located on one of Costa Rica's most famous blue-flag, ecologically protected beaches, this resort location is the perfect beachfront base from which to explore all of Costa Rica’s natural beauty and adventure. ... more   less 
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