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Hotel Playa Westfalia

3.0 of 5
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2km al sur del Aeropuerto Internacional de Limon | Carretera a Cahuita, Puerto Limon 70101, Costa Rica
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Ranked #2 of 16 Hotels in Puerto Limon
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
14AroundTheWorld15 Düsseldorf
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Düsseldorf
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hey Playa Westfalia Team,   we would like to thank you for the beautiful time we had at your location. The room was in perfect a perfect condition, it was completely quiet and the view over the pool until the beach was one of the highlights of our Costa Rica journey. Thank you so much for the great time!! Now... More 

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Brooklyn, New York
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

Very nice and friendly staff, however manager was the quite the opposite. Very rude Disrespectful, Unprofessional with no obvious training in customer service. Me and my wife checked in for three nights. unfortunately the rain and avalanches caused the main road to San Jose's Airport to close. Upon explaining the situation the this person (cannot refer to her as a... More 

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HotelPlayaWestfalia, Gerente at Hotel Playa Westfalia, responded to this review

Yes, I can imagine how frustrating can be staying in a place that most of the time was raining. Just for records there are two roads to come back and ford to Limon and one of them was always open. Anyway I remember the person who hung up the phone was you, however not paying attention of your roughness I... More 

Clemson, South Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

excellent atmosphere . the staff was really friendly and helpful . the restaurant offers a small menu options , so its better eat couples times . right next to the beach and nice pool , the suite room was clean and big y highly recommend it . for sure I will back .

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

I'll start by saying that the people who worked there were very nice to us. Their included breakfast was also very good. The rooms and bathrooms were very spacious and they have good Wifi access to use. The beach wasn't as nice and it was covered in driftwood. We stayed in three different places in total during our week in... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

A lovely small hotel with excellent staff who couldn't do enough to help us. The rooms are a good size (bigger than expected) and very clean. This was a great place to stay whilst exploring the Limon/Puerto Viejo area. And is only 5 minutes from the Local airport, so transfers from here are ideal.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015 via mobile

- Smelly rooms, walls full of spider nets and need of painting expensive food- comparing with the prices in San Jose Although the hotel is small, its pool and restaurant is full of visitors until 5 pm + The staff is helpful, the food tasty and the small beach is nice -quite wild

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San Jose, Costa Rica
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

After driving for four hours we arrived there past 11am, it was hot and humid, and we were excited to check in, very nice from what we could see from afar and the reviews on TripAdvisor. First, they kept us waiting, then after 10 minutes we were finally greeted by one of the employees,Jonathan Chavarria who came and told us... More 

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London, England, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

Really beautiful hotel right by the beach. The staff were great; the first thing that happened to us here was that they upgraded us to a suite! The on-site restaurant is really nice (try the patacones and the Cordon Bleu!). This is a really good hotel to relax at. Keep in mind this hotel isn't near much, there is a... More 

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Auburn, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

Hotel is on the main road, near the [tiny] airport, but is quiet. At least, our room next to the pool was. Service is good, breakfast is OK. If you have to stay in/near Limon, it's probably a very good choice.

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St. Petersburg, Russia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

Quiet and nice small hotel located 10 min drive from Pto Limon. Picterous and romantic view, real Caribbean. The roofed terrace with comfortable chairs is perfect to seat and relax and listen to the sea waves in a dark tropical night. The beach with palm trees is just a couple of dozens of meters away from the rooms. The restaurant... More 

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MrMichaelFlorida, Owner at Hotel Playa Westfalia, responded to this review

Thanks for your kind review! I see that you are from Russia. I hope to travel there someday and hope I enjoy it as much as you enjoyed our little piece of paradise. I will be sure to pass your review on to the staff at the hotel and hope you can come back sometime in the future. Michael More 

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