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Hotel Capitan Suizo

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Playa Tamarindo | 2 miles from the local Airport in Tamarindo, Tamarindo 22-50309, Costa Rica
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Toronto
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14 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Before beginning the review, it's worth relaying an experience on leaving. The hotel arranged a transfer for my wife and me to Liberia airport. I gave the driver a small tip on arrival. 20 minutes later, standing in line to pay the airport departure tax, the driver reappeared, somehow having found us, and handed me the US $100 bill that... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The utimate small hotel on the beach. We stayed in one of bungalows & enjoyed the spacious & beautiful room. Loved the private outdoor shower with a banana tree hanging over the top. The grounds on this property are magnificent. Mostly an adult kind of hide away resort. The restaurant is both indoor /outdoor. Breakfast comes along with your stay.... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Hotel Capitan Suizo is a little piece of heaven! The grounds are beautiful and you'll never get so up close and personal with a howler monkey! The monkeys they rehabilitate on the premise are adorable!! This is my favorite hotel in all of Costa Rica! I've been back three time and can't wait for the next trip!

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Lier, Belgium
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28 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the nicest physical plants in Costa Rica. Great water-front beach location with an expansive stretch of clean sand, a beautiful pool area, excellent restaurant, including free breakfasts, and a friendly staff. Rooms are clean and large and very comfortable with nice mattresses, A/C, pull-out sofa, small fridge, etc. Only negatives: plumbing is dated, shower pressure is weak. Only... More 

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Walla Walla, Washington
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel was perfect for us to celebrate our 10 year wedding anniversary. The staff is amazing, friendly, and very welcoming! Our bungalow was very nice and comfortable. We had by far the best drinks in all of Costa Rica, thanks to the #1 bartender Luis Diego!

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Jersey City, New Jersey
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

As an international event planner for 20+ years, I’ve been to hundreds of 4/5 star properties. Even when ‘off duty’ I can’t help critiquing, as was the case on a recent visit to Capitan Suizo. This boutique property delivers…it’s gorgeous, tranquil, and charming in every way. It’s well appointed and well managed with hands-on owners who’ve set and meet high... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is away from The chaos. The staff, the service, the rooms, restaurant, pool, beach and the wild life, monkeys etc make it the perfect destination. We loved it all so much we didn't want to go anywhere else. We will definitely be back!

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Severna Park, Maryland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is one of the nicer hotels in Tamarindo. It is an eco-friendly hotel. So, there are animals around and mosquitos! The personal service we received was excellent. The hotel is small, so they can cater to your needs. This is a very nice hotel, but do not expect the same feel as a chain, like a Marriot etc.

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New York City, New York
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25 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Overall, we loved staying here. Mostly that's because it has a great location on the western end of Tamarindo Beach. This end is quieter, has few rocks and is great for wading into the surf, boogie boarding or surfing. At least when we were there, in January, there was some surf but nothing too large. The property is beautiful. The... More 

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San Francisco
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband, my two teenagers, and I just returned from spending Christmas week at the Capitan Suizo. We LOVED it and all of us would go back in a heartbeat. It is the perfect location. A bit off the beaten track so that the beautiful beach in front of the hotel is quiet. You never have to fight to get... More 

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