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Hotel Cocal & Casino

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Calle El Cocal, Jaco, Costa Rica
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Hotel Cocal & Casino
Ranked #30 of 43 Hotels in Jaco
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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newmarket, ontario
12 reviews 12 reviews
10 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

First night I went to the poke room and tripled my $100 in the first hand -an left. second night I won about $400. Third night the pokr room manager barred me cuz I was "rude" which first off is totally untrue and secondly who cares, anyone seen Tony G play. No rule against it. I think its cus I... More 

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8 reviews 8 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Well the food at breakfast and the sandwiches at lunch are good. Located right on the beach for a great setting. But since this Hotel/Casino is known for its nightime activity, you get a wide range of patrons. Most are there for a good time and behave accordingly.........but others go out of their way to try to become the latest... More 

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Houston, Texas
13 reviews 13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Have been staying here for a number of years. Had the Jr. Suite - THE WORST HOTEL BED EVER !!! Creaking, crunching, sagging mattress !!!-I'm sure from "over use" !!! Found a used condom pack from previous tenant near the bed on check in - REALLY !!! -just to let you know about what happens here. Door lock never functioned... More 

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Falls Church, Virginia
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38 reviews 38 reviews
24 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Cocal is a well-equipped hotel that's right on the beach in Jaco. It has modern rooms, two pools, a decent restaurant. a pool bar, a casino (if you're into gambling), and it's close to the main street in Jaco. This was my second stay; my room was ready when I arrived late in the day. As always, the staff... More 

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18 reviews 18 reviews
18 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

hotel i must say is beautiful hotel with a lot of amenities, great location, beautiful pool, beach front and if your a single guy full of ladies when arrived they stated my room wasn't ready needed to wait bout an hour, an hour and half later room still wasn't ready, i reserved 2 rooms king size they ended giving me... More 

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Bradenton, Florida
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27 reviews 27 reviews
10 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

This hotel is everything you have read in the previous reviews, its for the single traveler looking for company of a working girl. If that's what you are looking for then this is the place to be as the pool area at night time has a selection of over 100 woman ready to take your money for the service they... More 

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Portland, Oregon
14 reviews 14 reviews
3 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

This is not your average hotel. I was forced to stay here for a night as the town was fully booked. It may appear to be a normal hotel if you check in during the day, but as mentioned in many other reviews, it is loaded with ladies of the night at a disturbing level. If watching creepy old expats... More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

The poolside area is full of working girls of varying degrees of beauty. Some are stunning others not so. Watch the girls like a hawk as they will try and rip you off. Most are single mothers and many are addicted to drugs. Staff at the hotel are very friendly and rooms are kept clean and tidy. Food is decent... More 

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Denver, Colorado
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

It was a great experience staying here. Definitely not really for kids or families, but single guys or non jealous girl friends it is cool.The place is clean and it is in a beautiful location by the ocean. Staff was friendly. Breakfast was very good. Drinks at the bar are not cheap. I will stay here again when I go... More 

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Austin, Texas
11 reviews 11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

My room was very comfortable. The restaurant was good. Price seems a bit high for the green season. The hotel is located on the beach in Jaco and caters to men looking for young women. There are many of those to choose from. I had a cheaper room located facing the parking lot. In the evening girls begin arriving and... More 

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Address: Calle El Cocal, Jaco, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Jaco
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 43
Also Known As:
Hotel Cocal And Casino
Hotel Cocal Jaco
Hotel El Cocal
El Cocal Hotel
Hotel Cocal & Casino Costa Rica/Jaco
Hotel Style:
#18 On the Beach Hotel in Jaco

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