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Copacabana Hotel & Suites

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Apado - 150, Jaco, Costa Rica
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Ranked #16 of 42 hotels in Jaco
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
Tineke1978 Antwerp, Belgium
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Managua Department, Nicaragua
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26 reviews 26 reviews
6 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I do not recommend this place. I didn´t like the atmosphere, the rooms are simple and a bit careless, the bed is uncorfortable. This place is for adults only, it has two swimming pools, one of them you can be naked, it's optional, and the other one it's a requirement you have to be naked. It's very close to the... More

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Antwerp, Belgium
4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband is from Costa Rica, I'm from Belgium, and we live in Belgium. We were on a holiday visiting family, and while the kids stayed with their grandparents my husband and I went to Jaco to spend a couple of days at the beach. We stayed in Copacabana from Sunday 27 to Wednesday 30 July 2014, and had a... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The people first off were very unprofessional, we "upgraded" and the room was disgusting, the shower was dirty, the toilet couldn't flush, we had a jacuzzi lord knows if it worked, they told us only 7rooms were occupied we did not see anyone we left only stayed there for 30 minutes after taking it all in!!!

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Katia A, General Manager at Copacabana Hotel & Suites, responded to this review

We are very sorry that our property did not meet your expectations. As soon we saw the mistake we made by giving you a room that was not assigned to you,and not properly cleaned, you came to the front desk to address some of the issues, we offered to you a different room giving you a free upgrade to one... More

Boston, Massachusetts
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Real review from Boston guy here. My main interest was staying somewhere in Jaco for a couple of nights that had an ocean view close to the beach. Copacabana fit the bill, and the price was right. We were in room on 3rd floor, with Jacuzzi on balcony (we used quite a bit). I really liked the staff there, everyone... More

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Clearwater, Florida
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

I had never been to Costa Rica before but finally did so based on my friends commenting about how wonderful the country was. I stayed in the Copacabana Hotel and Suites in Jaco. The hotel sits right on the beach off the main street. I found the staff at Copacabana to be really very good and helped any way they... More

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Doral, Florida
5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

Continuing with my trip to Costa Rica, the Copacabana in Jacó had the perfect mix of sun and sand. I lounged in the big pool, skinny dipped in the "adult" only pool and walked out (with clothes on) on the sandy beach of Jacó. The hotel fronts onto the beach, so no having to walk blocks to dip my feet... More

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107 reviews 107 reviews
22 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

I am not that familiar with Iguanas,,but they were everywhere at this hotel..It took me a while to get used to them sneaking up to me while relaxing by the pool...One night something fell out of the AC unit in the room,,that was located near the ceiling..Whatever it was ran under the bed..I went to the front desk and asked... More

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Heredia, Costa Rica
14 reviews 14 reviews
6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

I don't even remember how many times I had been in the copabana but I just know gets better every time that I go! This time I went with my husband and friends and we had a great time! the free schedule transfers are always on time waiting for us and the driver always with a big smile on his... More

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Montreal, Canada
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

I was hosted at this hotel for 3 days, is a natural paradise, close to the beach, with a really nice beach view, the service and the food is really good. I recommend the "chicken Burrito" and if you are looking for gourmet dishes, any kind of pasta is delicious. But if you are looking for seafood dishes, they have... More

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Province of San Jose, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014

Stayed at the copa with a group of friends and we had a great time. I hate to see how people can make up stories to hurt somebody. Is not my first time staying here. I always had soap in my room, shampoo and when I stayed in a room with a jacuzzi I also had bubble bath. The staff... More

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Address: Apado - 150, Jaco, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Jaco
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Copacabana Hotel & Suites 3*
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Copacabana Hotel Jaco
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The Copacabana Hotel is the only Adult, Clothing Optional, Beach Front Resort in Costa Rica the area. Is nestled in the famous town of Jaco, on the beach in Costa Rica’s Central Pacific Region. Our resort offers a party atmosphere with daily and nightly activities, pool parties, live music, karaoke, DJ’s, theme parties, and much more and spectacular views of the sunset. Our knowledgeable, friendly and hospitable staff looks forward to welcoming you to one of the most relaxed and friendliest ocean front resort in Costa Rica. While staying with us, enjoy a relaxing massage or other spa treatments in our new spa, Coconut Palms. Enjoy fine dining or local dishes in our on-site ocean front restaurant, Ocean Waves with a large menu Seafood, BBQ, from asian to mexican to italian to peruvian. Have a drink, catch up on the game and make new friends at Naked Iguana Sports and Wet Bar and restaurant. We offer two swimming pools one clothing optional and one nude and nude Jacuzzi. Inquire at our front desk about fishing charters, tours and golf packages. We are certain that your visit to the Copacabana Hotel and Suites will be a lasting memory. ... more   less 
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