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Hotel Playa Bonita

500 East Playa Bonita | opposite Matama Hotel, Puerto Limon 329-1100, Costa Rica (Formerly Hotel Cocori Puerto Limon)
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Chicago, Illinois
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

A bit disappointed with Hotel Playa Bonita. We drove from Quepos to Limon only to find out that our reservation was not honored. When I approached the "reservation desk behind a teller window", I was basically told that they had no more rooms.....no apologies, no help to find something else. I asked for the manager, who apologize and blamed booking.com... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

My family and I stayed there for a week. Rooms are nice and so was the staff but they need to add telephones and microwaves to rooms and also have someone available to help with take suite cases to the rooms. There also need to be more choices for breakfast.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2013 via mobile

Except for the great location, there is nothing really worthwhile mentioning. Rooms are just that. A crippling bed, bear furniture, windows that don't close, no bedside lamp, etc. the facilities are at the same level. Outside seating in the evenings is cozy and has the Caribbean atmosphere. All in all: you can enjoy the odd stay, but I wouldn't spend... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2013

We have stayed at Hotel Playa Bonita on our Costa Rica vacation for the past three years. The rooms in the newer section overlook the ocean and have beautiful views! The room itself is more than adequate, with a good air conditioning unit when you need it, plus the windows open for a nice ocean breeze. The lovely Cocori Restaurant... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2013

First to all I have Movistar and I got no signal at all in any area of the hotel. My partner has kolbi and He has no problem. The Internet didn't reach the room which I stay I only got signal in the restaurant. At 11:00 pm the shut down all the lights so I had to go :/ The... More 

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brazil
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2013

I spent only one night at Hotel Playa Bonita after driving from the Pacific. My objective was to surf Playa Bonita's rights and for that the hotel was the best location. I could see the break from my room window. One thing that bothered me, however, was the fact that two days prior to my arrival I tried to make... More 

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Nürnberg, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2012

The hotel iteslf reminded me of a motel, the rooms are clean, large but sparsely furnished, unfortunatley the lighting is greenish and horrible. The bathroom was functional but no hairdryer. Internet was free but signal stgrength was not very good, be careful to pick one of the table on the restaurant terrace where Internet works! All in all I had... More 

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HotelPlayaBonita, Manager at Hotel Playa Bonita, responded to this review

Thank you for your suggestions. We will consider them in a prompt time. See you in your next visit in puerto limón More 

West Covina, California
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2011

Traveled with my 2 children and my niece and stayed here for a couple of nights. Location is key! The room with the beautiful ocean view was very relaxing...Comfortable room, spacious for our number of people. Nice, clean bathroom with hot water, which my kids very much appreciated. Excellent food and friendly staff. Loved my caribbean selection which I miss... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2011

We stayed in the hotel for two nights on our trip, we has an excelent experience the staff was really friendly and helpfull, its a child friendly hotel. The view is amazing and relaxing and so is the food and reasonable price also.

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Hamburg, Germany
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2011

We stayed there just for a single night, because we wanted to enjoy the nice baech and to be near to the boat to tortuguero. After checking several rooms in the hotel we choice a room for 80$ a night, because the cheaper rooms were very poor furnished, very uncomfortably and the rooms were also smelly. The Breakfast was average,... More 

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