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La Colina

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En Frente de Jardin Del Eden Hotel, Tamarindo 50309, Costa Rica
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Wiltz, Luxembourg
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

I was staying at la Colina, for 8 weeks starting in January, I was booked there through my language school, as they had no more space in their own compound. Turned out I was quite fortunate. Check in went without a hassle, and the rooms are quite nice as well! the top floors have a perfect sunset views, and the... More 

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nyc
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

I stayed at La Colina for almost a month back in the summer of 2006. We rented one of the top-floor suites and it was amazing. There were two bedrooms (a master with a queen, and a smaller room with two twin beds) as well as a large living room and a full kitchen. While the room and the hotel... More 

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Lespada, Guest Relations Manager at La Colina, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review on Hotel La Colina. We are glad you enjoyed your time here with us. We hope if you travels bring you back to Costa Rica, you will consider staying with us again. More 

Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

La Colina Hotel is a very nice place! The view of the ocean is breathtaking, the on-site pool is one of the biggest I have seen at a small hotel and rooms themselves are very comfortable. This place is a short walk to the beach (300 meters) and I suggest renting a bicycle. Overall, this is a great value and... More 

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Lespada, Guest Relations Manager at La Colina, responded to this review

The staff of Hotel La Colina are glad you enjoyed your time here at our hotel. Thank you for taking the time to write a review of our hotel. We hope your travels bring you back to Costa Rica, and you will consider staying with us again. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

I've been there many times with my family and also with friends because for me it has the best view in Tamarindo and also a short walking distance to the beach. It's a great place to relax. The rooms are very comfortable and always clean. I truely recommend it :)

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Lespada, Guest Relations Manager at La Colina, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review of Hotel La Colina. We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us in September and look forward to seeing you again. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

My husband and I stayed here for a week in April, and it was positively the best choice we could have made. The accommodations are really beautiful, clean and spacious with amazing views, and wonderful large balconies. We appreciated the ability to prepare our own meals and started each day with breakfast on the balcony. Close to the town, but... More 

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Lespada, Guest Relations Manager at La Colina, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your recent review of Hotel La Colina. We are glad you enjoyed your time here in beautiful Tamarindo, Costa Rica. The next time your travels bring you here again, we hope you will consider staying at Hotel La Colina. More 

Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

We were passing by Tamarindo and initially planned on staying a week at most. We ended up staying 2 months because it was the perfect spot for us to settle down a bit (after a year of travelling) and the view is unbeatable - specially during the rainy season when you end up staying more time at "home". Hans is... More 

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Lespada, Guest Relations Manager at La Colina, responded to this review

Thank you so much for staying with us during your visit to Tamarindo. We are glad you found the hotel to be a great place to relax and unwind after all of your traveling. If your travels should bring back to Costa Rica, we hope you will consider us as your choice hotel. Pura Vida! More 

Ventura, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

We found this to be an oasis. Just far enough off of the main drag to be exceptionally quiet and restful with incredible views. Lovely pool. Just lovely!! The rooms are colorfully painted and comfortable with very friendly maids. Felt completely safe and secure. There are kitchens in the rooms with full stove/oven, refrigerator, microwave. No restaurant or food on... More 

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Lespada, Guest Relations Manager at La Colina, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write your review of Hotel La Colina. We appreciate the positive feedback and are glad you enjoyed your stay with us. We look forward to seeing you again the next time your travels bring you to Costa Rica. More 

Providence, RI
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

I've been coming here for years, and I love it. I love that it's set apart from the energy of Tamarindo. I love that it's quiet, no frills and pea feel. I love that Hans doesn't tolerate boisterous guests. La Colina is a second home to me, and feels more like a residence than a hotel. You can prepare your... More 

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Lespada, Guest Relations Manager at La Colina, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review of Hotel La Colina. We are glad you found our place to be delightful, quiet and restful and our staff to be friendly. We look forward to seeing you again at our hotel the next time your travels are in Costa Rica. Pura vida! More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

My family and I spent a week in Tamarindo surfing. For the first three nights we were at WItches, and then due to availability we moved to La Colina. We were very pleased with our stay at La Colina and it offered a nice change of pace from the loud action packed beach front scene. It also was very well... More 

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Lespada, Guest Relations Manager at La Colina, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review of our hotel. We appreciate your kind words regarding our hotel and staff as we try to accommodate all of our guests.. When your travels bring you back to Costa Rica, we look forward to seeing you and your family again here at Hotel La Colina. Kind regards Lynda Espada Guest Relations Manager More 

Hoboken, New Jersey
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

I read Tripadvisor before coming here. I read about the infamous Hans and I knew what I was getting myself into. I have been all over the world, from 1 star hostels to 5 star hotels. I'm just as happy as roughing it as I am being pampered. We had a group of 18 who wanted to go to Witch's... More 

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Lespada, Guest Relations Manager at La Colina, responded to this review

Firstly, I would like to thank you for taking the time to advise us of your recent stay at Hotel La Colina. All feedback on our hotel is important to us, be it good or bad. It is only through feedback such as yours that we are able to maintain and, where necessary, improve upon the service that we provide... More 

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