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Hotel Banana Azul

Playa Negra, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca, Costa Rica
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    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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oregon
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72 reviews 72 reviews
36 hotel reviews
125 helpful votes 125 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars NEW

We loved--- Beach bar/food service. Tariq, beach waiter, was awesome and always getting us drinks-which were great. A different drink special daily, with 2 for 1 from 11a - 3pm. The Pina Coladas were amazing. The grounds were lovely and well cared for. A truly beautiful place. The staff were always friendly and smiling. The beach was very clean and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Spent one night at the Banana Azul and everything was great - staff were very friendly, room was great (room #3) and loved the large balcony with a great ocean view! Oceanfront location is excellent, but need to go down a long dirt road to get there. They rent bikes for very cheap ($6 per day) and they are great... More 

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5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Friendly staff, spacious rooms, clean, beautiful garden and beach. We enjoyed our stay very much and decided to stay one day longer. It is located on the beach so the sound of ocean will complement your night. Very relaxing place. I definitely recommend.

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Arlington, Va.
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is absolutely stunning. Great care has been given to the tropical gardens and beachfront, where you can have lunch delivered. I told my husband I felt like a rich person! In talking to the manager, I mentioned that the sink was a bit too high for me; within an hour, someone on staff had built me a stool... More 

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Keswick, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Travel date from Feb 5-10, 2015 We arrived at the Banana Azul with another couple for the purpose of vacationing and me being the maid of honor to a wedding being held at the Banana Azul. My first impression as soon as i arrived was speechless. The grounds are well maintained with beautiful ponds with turtles and fish surrounding the... More 

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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Relaxing, low-key, and friendly with a comfortable beach and restaurant area; food is not fancy but fresh and tasty; staff are well-informed and helpful. If the goal is to chill out, this will do it. About 10 mi from Cahuita National Park.

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San Francisco
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Traveling on my own and looking for a place to escape from the world and unwind for a couple of weeks I decided on Puerto Viejo. I'd planned this trip for quite some time and based on the reviews I had pretty high expectations. From the moment I arrived Colin and his amazing team at Banana Azul set out to... More 

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Winnipeg, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I stayed at the Banana Azul from Feb. 6 - 12/15. We were promptly checked into room 3 on arrival and given a tour of the facility. We were shown to our suite and I noted that there was only one adirondak chair on the balcony - we were impressed immediately that a second chair was brought... More 

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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at Banana Azul for a second time this past month, and loved it as much as the first time. The food is good, the grounds are lovely, and the staff is warm and friendly. The rooms are clean and well-lit, which is important when the sun goes down. The fans keep things cool and comfortable. Regarding the staff:... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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36 reviews 36 reviews
15 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here 3 nights after driving from San Jose. It's really lovely and can absolutely recommend it. We had a super nice ground floor room (I think it was the 'humming bird', all the rooms have names), we had small pool outside, and although I don't think you get sun at all, its still nice to have. Our room... More 

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Address: Playa Negra, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca, Costa Rica
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Location: Costa Rica > Province of Limon > Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 14
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Also Known As:
Banana Azul Hotel
Banana Azul Puerto Viejo
Hotel Banana Azul Costa Rica/Limon
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#1 Romantic Hotel in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
#1 Family Hotel in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca

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