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Clarita's Beach Hotel

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300 meters North of Best Western Hotel on the Beach, Jaco 0078, Costa Rica
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Clarita's Beach Hotel
Ranked #16 of 44 Hotels in Jaco
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Sidney, Ohio
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The choice I made to stay at Claritas was the best part of my vacation. I stayed 16 days and every day was a new fun filled adventure. The bar has great food with friendly service and beautiful sunsets. I would never consider staying anywhere else!!!

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Bakersfield, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was my 5th stay at claritas over the past 6 years. This stay was for 25 days. As always, everyday was filled with fun and new friends! I would highly recommend this hotel for any solo traveler who is looking to meet new friends and have fun!

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Wyoming, Michigan
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64 reviews 64 reviews
17 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I went to this restaurant twice and my recent visit to Costa Rica. Both times I have the chips and salsa and quesadilla. They were quite good both times. However the service was very poor hard to get a server to begin your transaction hard to order, takes a while to get the food takes forever to get the check.... More 

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Orlando, Florida
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21 reviews 21 reviews
18 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My family stayed at Clarita's for one night, but some family members stay there on a regular basis. It is a no frills, very casual hotel and restaurant/bar right on the beach. The scenery can't be beat. The morning of our departure, we saw 2 scarlet mccaws in the tree right next to our room. The beach itself is OK,... More 

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New York
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

I just got back from CR last night and stayed at Clarita's for 4 nights. The bar is great! They have awesome food and the staff make excellent strong drinks (unlike other tico bars in the area). Overall the restaurant and bar experience were superb. The problem is the attached motel they run. It's first rate garbage! Seriously, how the... More 

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da22, Owner at Clarita's Beach Hotel, responded to this review

OMG no Clock Radio & only 12 TV channels! This 'gentleman' from New York wrote a contemporaneous review about the other Costa Rican Hotel he frequented during his trip. After reading that review below, you will understand why I haven't bothered to respond to his review about Clarita's: Sportsman Lodge Hotel: This place is strictly for the single, male traveler... More 

Toronto, Canada
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

Clarita's is a no frills clean operation. I preferred to spend the savings on many of the activities in the area. The staff were really nice and you get a local feel to your stay. This is a triple AAA location, on the beach and close to everything.We didn't spend any time in our room. Clarita's bar is on the... More 

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Detroit, Mich
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12 reviews 12 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

I don't mean anything derogatory about "Nothing Fancy". I've stayed in 5 star hotels. This had all I needed for a 2 night stay. Shower, TV, 2 beds, air etc., and it was clean and inexpensive. The resterant bar was roomy and active. The service was very friendly and prompt. There is a young blonde waitress/bartender named Maysil, (Not sure... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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15 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Have never stayed at Claritas before,,, a funky little place on the edge of town but right on the ocean,,and only a $1.00, taxi ride to town or a 10 minute walk,,, a little dated but I see some positive changes,,, new linens, looks like new paint,,, A/C works good,, Wi Fi very good… but two different Wi Fi Connections... More 

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EdnaTexas
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

First of all I have traveled all over the world, stayed in many 5 star hotels such as the Waldorf Astoria in New York City, the finest hotels in Paris, London, Munich, Madrid, Hawaii, Washington DC, Orlando, San Francisco, Banff Canada, Jackson Hole Wyoming, Las Vegas, Tahoe and Clarita's does not compare in size or even stars with some of... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

I just returned from my trip to Jaco and my stay at Clarita's. My room was nice and clean and the staff was friendly and accomodating. I loved staying on the beach and Clarita's let me have that luxury without breaking the bank. Its also a short walk to stores and restaurants in town. I also enjoyed the bar/restaurant attached... More 

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Address: 300 meters North of Best Western Hotel on the Beach, Jaco 0078, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Jaco
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 26
Also Known As:
Claritas Beach Jaco
Hotel Claritas Beach
Clarita's Beach Hotel Costa Rica/Jaco
Hotel Style:
#2 Best Value Hotel in Jaco
#9 On the Beach Hotel in Jaco

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