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Hotel Luna Llena

Calle Real | Playa Tamarindo, Tamarindo 5150, Costa Rica
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Ranked #24 of 40 Tamarindo B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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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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Concord, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Friendly staff, great location near the center of town, but quiet because it is on a side street. The clean bungalow easily housed our family of four and our boys enjoyed sleeping high up near the roof. A typical Costa Rican breakfast was included.

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Berkeley, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My kids loved the pool, and this is the perfect spot in Tamarindo: not right in the touristy mess but very close to the beach. Folks here were very kind! Also the resident iguana is beautiful and green. Got a great shot of it climbing a tree near the pool.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

We returned for 2 days in Tamarindo before heading home and found this cute little cabanas to stay in. The owner manager was very nice, the pool was awesome and the cabanas were very clean and cute also free breakfast every morning was excellent

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

My boyfriend and I were visiting Tamarindo and totally torn between Luna Llena and Pasatiempo hotel, so we did half our time at one and half the time at the other. I loved Luna Llena because it was a very cute and unique place. I liked that it had some costa rican charm, that's why I was drawn to it.... More 

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Rome, Italy
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

I'm conflicted as I write this review... While I did enjoy my time at Luna Llena (and Tamarindo in general) the hotel is WAY over priced for what it offers. Let me start with the Negatives: For me, THE BED. Seriously. Why so hard? I get that it is touted as an orthopaedic mattress but since when does that mean... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

Super cute place. Really friendly, warm staff. Good price. Love the end of town it is on. Kahiki is on the corner and is a friendly bar with a nice breeze. El Pescador is at the end of the street on the beach and is super chill and delicious. And the end of the beach this is on is not... More 

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Sugarloaf Key, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

Myself, wife and 12 y/o son have stayed here twice in the past and intend going back for a 3rd visit. All the staff are more than helpful, rooms large, airy and clean with a/c. Good breakfast of toast, coffee and fresh fruit, awesome sushi bar at night. Howler monkeys in the trees,night time security guard. Really, I can't think... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015 via mobile

affordable ! Nice retreated location ! The staff is very helpfull and warm ! They helped us organise our trip on the antares sailing ship ! Clean and well maintained. Nice trees and flowers, feels like a mini village of it's own... Good breakfast and very comfortable bungalows ! Although the bar/restaurant was closed most nights... Short walk to the... More 

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Province of San Jose, Costa Rica
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015 via mobile

After the bad experience we had with Mango Center Condominiums (see my reviwe about that place), we were lucky enough to find Luna Llena hotel. Her owner is a very nice Italian who kindly acceped 30 people last minute request. She was very helpful with our situation, and the place was just what we needed. The hotel is close to... More 

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Quepos, Costa Rica
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

I live in CR and was in Tamarindo on business. I brought my kids with me and we stayed in a bungalow. The kitchenette was great with the kids and included a 4 burner hot plate, microwave, pots and flatware/plates/glassware for 4. The shower had hot water and bathrooms were clean. Loved the little loft with 2 single beds and... More 

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