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Hotel Capitan Suizo

3.5 of 5 Playa Tamarindo | 2 miles from the local Airport in Tamarindo, Tamarindo 5159, Costa Rica
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Austin, Texas
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This was our 2nd visit to Capitan Suizo. We had an outstanding week. It was a great environment for our young children. Tons of family activities. The staff and service were excellent. The new years eve party featured incredible fire works. We hope for many happy returns.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed in room 33 and left on Friday 17th Jan. We thought the hotel was great. Amazing gardens. Nice pool. Right on a quiet part of the beach. Our room was lovely. It was a 15 mins walk to the town which we liked being far enough away. The hotel were amazing with the animals and birds. The staff... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The beachfront hotel is beautifully located at the end of the beach of Tamarindo. The place is very tranquil and still you are only a short walk from town centre. The garden of the hotel is very well maintained. The pool area is great and relaxing. Sun beds and hammocks are also supplied at the beach. Everything is very clean.... More 

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Portland, Maine
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I are very well traveled and almost never return to places we've been, but Capitan Suizo is the exception. We just spent a week with our adult daughter and it remains one of our favorite hotels in the world. I love the size, the friendly staff, the low key nature, and the abundant native plants and animals... More 

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Scotts Valley, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Capitan Suizo is a small old boutique hotel. It's hard to find a family that has not been coming for years. It's location in Tamarindo is excellent! It's on the outskirts of town but close enough to walk into town. You can walk along the beach or the road into town. The beach is perfect for swimming, boogie boarding or... More 

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Vinicio H, Gerente at Hotel Capitan Suizo, responded to this review

Dear Guest, As always, it was nice to have your family staying with us during these special holidays. Thank you for your great remarks on the new lunch and dinner menu, and also for the beautiful comments about our coworkers Raul, Rosa, Max, Luis Diego and Seidy. We are happy that you enjoyed the wildlife that lives in the garden,... More 

Vienna, Austria
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The cosy boutique hotel is located on one end of the picturesque beach which is definitely the place you want to stay in Tamarindo. As this part of the beach is not crowded (in contrast to the center) you feel like on a private beach, lying under palm trees in wooden deck chairs! The place is run by a swiss... More 

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Chadds Ford, Pennsylvania, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed 3 days and 2 nights with our 2 daughters (11 & 8) toward the end of a 9 day Costa Rica trip. Captain Suizo was my personal favorite among several great places we stayed. The beach was perfect for the girls to play, learn to surf, and relax in the water. The calm, steady waves provided a fun,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My sister and I recently had a short but restful stay in Tamarindo. The Hotel Capitan Suizo was so accommodating, especially the restaurant and concierge staff. We met nice families, and with the exception of the beautiful birds, monkeys and the ocean, it was so quiet and peaceful. This made for a great 1st time trip to Costa Rica.

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Miami Springs, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I rented a vacation rental house in Langosta, a few blocks away from Capitan Suizo for our party of 4 but we frequently dined at Capitan Suizo and used the beach instead of the beach at Barcelo. We had an absolutely lovely (and economical $40 per person) Christmas dinner. The hotel's management was there and were very kind people. There... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My family and I spent two weeks at the Capitan Suizo and we had the best experience we could have asked. The staff was very polite and helpful. They made us feel like at home. And on top of that we got to experience the wild life right at our door step. Definitely a great place for a beautiful vacation!!!

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Address: Playa Tamarindo | 2 miles from the local Airport in Tamarindo, Tamarindo 5159, Costa Rica
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Location: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Tamarindo
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Capitan Suizo 3.5*
Number of rooms: 35
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Also Known As:
Capitan Suizo Hotel
Capitan Suizo Tamarindo
Hotel Style:
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Tamarindo
#2 Spa Hotel in Tamarindo
#2 Romantic Hotel in Tamarindo
#2 Family Hotel in Tamarindo

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