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Hotel Ritmo Tropical

3.0 of 5 100 mts. sur del cruce Playa Carmen, Mal Pais., Mal Pais, Costa Rica
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Wicklow, Ireland
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Our room was small but clean. You can walk into town from the hotel which was really good. The restaurant in the hotel did amazing pizzas. The only thing was the air con or lack of it in our room really needed it working and it was not great at all.

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Santa Teresa, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Its so close to the Carmem beach. Also to the city with shoppings, super market and bars. The restaurant is awesome and have an amazing pool. There is also a nice family that runs the place. I'm glad to be hosted with them. Thanks guys!

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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27 reviews 27 reviews
12 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ritmo was exactly what we wanted in a hotel here. We were situated in the middle of Mal pais and Santa Teresa. The hotel is walkable to a lot if you don't have a vehicle. The pool area is beautiful and the rooms are simple and clean. We ate dinner at the restaurant which was very tasty.

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Calgary, Canada
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Our room was simple but nice and clean. It had a TV and refrigerator which was nice too. The restaurant was awesome - we ate there at least a few times during our 5 night stay for both breakfast and dinner. Just a short walk to the town or beach. The pool was very nice and clean as well. I... More 

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Corinth, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

A change of pace from the norm. This a relaxing small family owned facility with clean modern bungalows surrounding a well maintained pool just steps away from the outdoor restaurant and bar. A quick 2-3 block walk down the road and your in the village of Mal Pais. Beach is also about a 3 block walk. Nice place to base... More 

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4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

Nothing fancy but the location is perfect for those who want to explore the the Mal Pias and Cabo Blanco area. Whether it a romantic getaway or a surfing holiday or just a weekend with friends, this hotel is a perfect setting. We spent 3 days and everything in the pictures are exactly what you'll get and even better. The... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

What a lovely property. The pool is the highlight. Staying in a bungalow that slept 3. There was a little bar fridge and it had air conditioning. It's nothing fancy but wonderful. What blew me away was the service. The staff are lovely and attentive. If you're looking to get away from the constant hum of the town it's the... More 

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Napanee, Canada
11 reviews 11 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2013

Just spent 7 day at the Ritmo and found the place to be just what most of the viewers have been saying, very lovely grounds and the pool area is very nice. The sleeping huts/rooms are nice and clean, but they do need some TCL soon, if you like staying in 5 star hotels this place is not for you,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2013

Absolutely loved my stay at the Ritmo Tropical. The grounds are gorgeous, the bungalows are clean and comfortable, and I had a great porch, perfect for relaxing with a cold beer after a day of surfing. Elena and Jonathan are fabulous and cheerfully answered my never ending questions, they are very knowledgeable! I became addicted to breakfasts and dinners at... More 

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Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2013 via mobile

.I've been in Mal Pais 3 years ago and tried to stay in this place but it was full. It left us a great impression, but now it seems the magic is gone or they don't care to low season and in these case I think they should shutdown until next season. The staff were really reduced an unavailable lots... More 

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Address: 100 mts. sur del cruce Playa Carmen, Mal Pais., Mal Pais, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Mal Pais
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Ritmo Tropical 3*
Number of rooms: 10
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Also Known As:
Ritmo Tropical Hotel Mal Pais
Hotel Ritmo Tropical Costa Rica/Mal Pais

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