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El Milagro Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Playa Tamarindo, Tamarindo 0000, Costa Rica
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Ranked #23 of 23 hotels in Tamarindo
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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Tervuren, Belgium
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2012

This hotel is next to the beach, has nice cocktails and is close to the center for some shopping, bars and the nightlife. The rooms are spacious, tidy and clean. Also the bathroom is nice (we had a shower). What is handy is that the mirror is outside of the bathroom, so when you are with friends it is easy... More

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Toronto, Canada
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26 reviews 26 reviews
17 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2011

My friend and I went for a long weekend (we lived in Nicaragua at the time) and took a TransNica bus to hang out in Playa Tamarindo. We walked around and checked out all of the hotels before deciding where we would stay. We were mostly drawn to this one because of the price -- it was really decent. The... More

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28 reviews 28 reviews
9 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2011

This was my 7th year at El Milagro, and it is showing it's age! For the first time, I met the owner and asked him how old the hotel was. I was expecting him to answer 30-40 years old and was shocked when he said it was built 20 years ago. The problems we had overshadowed the great location and... More

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Kortrijk, Belgium
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2011

After staying in nice hotels (both simple and luxurious, all booked by our travel agency) we ended our vacation in Costa Rica at El Milagro. We expected a lot after seeing the site, the hotel was also recommended in the Rough Guide. But the good days of this hotel are clearly over. We were met by a friendly but strange... More

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2011

Gorgeous location & deluxe accommodations. Good food & outstanding service. Staff made our vacation a wonderful & relaxing experience.

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Rena, Norway
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2011

+ Nice and friendly staff, ok breakfast, free wifi in lobby, the beach is just across the road, sporadic hot water. Good stay for backpackers. - Filthy, rundown and dirty. The pictures on their website are lightyears from the real thing. I was screwd pretty good by a travel agent that recommended the place, but I think it's pretty chap.... More

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San Antonio, Texas
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2010

We stayed our first night in Tamarindo at El Milagro because of it's proximity to restaurants, shopping and nightlife, as well as for the charming cottage-style bungalows surrounded by lush tropical flowers. The price was economical, and the room was comfortable and roomy, with air conditioning, television, a safe for our valuables and plenty of space. We could have paid... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2010

Breakfast was very very bad, it was dry, right away from the microwave, with no taste. The location was great, just right next to the beach and in the centre. Loads of ants in the bathroom, that was kind of a pity. Staff was very friendly and happy! On the whole it was ok, but not super..!

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Sadorus, Illinois
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2010

This is my third stay at El Milagro with high school spanish club trips since 2006. The tour company booked us at El Milagro so we were given no choice as to where we were staying. Since our first visit the hotel, rooms and grounds have greatly deteriorated. The first room we were given didn't have a working lock on... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2010

This hotel is a great find in so many ways. The room were comfortable enough for my family of 4. It has all of the ammenities that you would expect: AC, Cable TV, etc. In fact, my girls did not want to leave and we extended our vacation there by two days. The room was clean and I did not... More

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Address: Playa Tamarindo, Tamarindo 0000, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Tamarindo
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — El Milagro Hotel 3*
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El Milagro Tamarindo
Hotel El Milagro

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Beach Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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#13 On the Beach Hotel in Tamarindo
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