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Hotel Playa Espadilla

300 metros antes de la entrada al Parque Nacional, Manuel Antonio National Park, Costa Rica
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We arrived to Costa Rica late on a Saturday night with no internet or phone service. As we drove to place to place, we arrived here and although they didn't have a room for that night, the man working offered to call several hotels for us so that we could find a place to stay! We thought it looked very... More 

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knoxville, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Only planned to stay one night (my husband was on a business tour and I was travelling with him, but in my own car), but I thought seriously about staying an extra night. The hotel was delightful, the staff friendly, the pool and bar were also very pleasant, clean and relaxing. The hotel is nestled in a quiet setting that... More 

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While I didn't actually stay here, I did have the pleasure of spending an afternoon as a guest. The gardens and pools are wonderful and the restaurant reasonably priced for the level of ambience and menu offered.

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Thank Roger M
Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for the last few days of our amazing trip to Costa Rica. Really convenient for the national park and the beach. Room was clean and comfortable, right beside the hotel pool, bar and restaurant, suspect it would get a bit noisy when high season really got busy, but it was great when we were there. Breakfast really good,... More 

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Reading, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2016

Checking in was pleasant and efficient. The room was spacious, clean and well furnished. The restaurant provided excellent food at all times with first rate service. Staff were pleasant, helpful and attentive at all times. All areas of the hotel grounds were well maintained. The location is excellent, being a 2 minutes walk from the beach and a 5 minute... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2015

Was at my friends hotel (here) late at night. Needed a taxi to get back to my hotel. The night guard whose name was jesus said he didnt have the number for a taxi. We them went back to my friends room to talk to his father, who then talked to the same guard jesus, and then he magically had... More 

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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2015

The rooms are average and the showers mostly cold but this is all forgotten when you realise that there are squirrel money's in the trees to entertain you by the pool. Service is good. The WiFi only works in the restaurant and pool areas.

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Milena C, Director de Recepción at Hotel Playa Espadilla, responded to this review

Thanks for your comments. We are improving the showers for this upcoming season . We are happy to know you liked the services as well as sorrounding areas and wildlife. Pura vida! More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2015

This hotel has the "Cabinas Espadilla" with self contained, simple rooms including fridge and kitchen, its own reception, gardens and pool on one side of the road and the major part of the hotel with more rooms, pool, bar and restaurant on the other side of the road. It is friendly and laid back, the tropical gardens are full of... More 

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Milena C, Director de Recepción at Hotel Playa Espadilla, responded to this review

Hello RdeS_12. We really appreciate your descriptive commentary about the property and its sorroundings. The cabinas Espadilla is our sister company and its located only 50 meters away from the Hotel. Thanks ! More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2015 via mobile

Great hotel for the price (try and get a deal at the desk). It was right next to the rainforest so we saw monkeys playing! The room had some tiny ants in the evening but considering the location we figured we just had to deal with it. Otherwise the room was very clean, bathroom had an automatic air freshener etc.... More 

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Vila Nova de Gaia, Portugal
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015

We stayed 3 nights in this hotel with family and friends. Location is great at walk distance from the wonderful Playa Espadilla and the entrance to Manuel Antonio National Park. Staff is very friendly and always willing to help. The hotel is relatively small and out of the main busy parts of the village. Rooms are spacious and clean even... More 

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