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Playa Hermosa Bosque del Mar Hotel

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Playa Hermosa 814400, Costa Rica
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Hampshire, United Kingdom
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62 reviews 62 reviews
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33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

After 5 weeks of touring Costa Rica and staying on budget to mid ranbge hotels this was our taste of coastal luxury before heading back to San Jose. Well worth hunting out this hotel is ideal for a short beach break with most of what you need available onsite or along the beach. Troops of monkeys roam the trees in... More

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Playa Hermosa, Costa Rica
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19 reviews 19 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel is truly a gem - very beachfront; literally steps away from Playa Hermosa's gentle lazy waves, set in amazing tropical gardens, complete with giant Guanacaste trees, monkeys playing above and excellent, attentive service throughout your entire stay. Staying at Bosque del Mar will be a most memorable experience for sure. However, the reason for 4 stars and not... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We hosted our wedding at Bosque del Mar in August of 2014, and couldn't have been happier. We had visited the hotel several times before and had fallen in love with the set up of the hotel; however, during our wedding weekend, both the hotel and its staff more than surpassed our expectations. The rooms are gorgeous and the setup... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I travel to Costa Rica every year. We stay here every time and never is there a disappointment. The beach are steps away and the waves are perfect due to the surrounding jungle. Great place to stay for fishing, snorkeling or just relaxing. Our room we reserve has an ocean view. The scenery is a beautiful site... More

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Heredia, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our family and I loved this place. We have stayed in Bosques del Mar twice, and both times we did enjoy our visit. Good food, nice place and close to beach!. I do recommend this hotel!. We are looking for our next stay! Regards, JC

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St. Lucia
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79 reviews 79 reviews
34 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

If big waves are not your cup of tea, the beach at this hotel is the ticket. It is a long and wide beach with little waves. Great for kids and/or soaking. The hotel is right on the sand and has showers to wash off or rinse your feet. The open restaurant and reception area is what you think when... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

We were there 8 days and it was great. Playa Hermosa is a big beach and away from the crowds in playa coco. There are about 8-10 restaurants within walking distance. The beach is fantastic. Soft sand and small waves. We were there in their rainy season which meant from about 1-4 you had rain. They have masseuses on the... More

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Washington DC
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

Wonderful boutique hotel. Ocean,scenary,rooms,staff all wonderful.. Hotel was almost empty due to off season. We walked over to Villa del Sol at other end of beach. This hotel was sooo much nicer.. Beach was empty. Hotel brought out lounge chairs and mats. Just sat and soaked up the beauty of the place.. Even enjoyed the late afternoon rains, as the... More

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San Diego, California
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26 reviews 26 reviews
18 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

You can do a lot worse than Bosque del Mar. It's backyard is a beautiful picturesque bay perfect for kayaking and other water sports. Not a lot around it in terms of fun. Playa Coco is about 25 minutes away, it has a lot of nice restaurants and some nightlife. It resembles Front Street in Lahaina. The only negative about... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

It's the nicest hotel on the beach, shaded with trees. The other hotels right on the beach kind of look like shacks. Great service! There is bar on the second floor overlooking the beach. Bathroom in the room was great, and they upgraded us for free. There was also a howler monkey on the property that would wake us each... More

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Address: Playa Hermosa 814400, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Playa Hermosa
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Playa Hermosa Bosque del Mar Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 32
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