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Hilton Papagayo Costa Rica Resort & Spa

4.0 of 5 Playa Arenilla, Costa Rica
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San Jose, California
1 review
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2012

My husband and I just returned from our honeymoon. The resort is beautiful. The staff is amazing! For the most part the place is great. There are a few things though, that we were upset about. When we got there, that's when they told us half of the resort was closed for renovation. That included the spa, one of the... More 

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Marietta, Georgia, United States
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2012

My husband and I stayed at the Hilton Papagayo last July for our honeymoon, it was our first time at an all inclusive and our first visit to Costa Rica. The beach itself was okay, not the typical white sand, clear water but then again, it is on the Pacific side of CR. We loved being at the pool, drinking... More 

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San Antonio, Texas
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2012

I only have good things to say about the Hilton Papagayo all inclusive resort; what an amazing place to stay. Very different than other resorts I have stayed before. Great private beach, although not white sand as other beaches I have seen, but it was great to experience dark sand and volcanic rocks. I have never been to a country... More 

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2012

My husband and I just returned from our honeymoon where we stayed at the Hilton Papagayo. Since I had read many reviews on this resort before we went, I had no disappointing surprises. The beach is small with average sand, but there is still plenty of room to lay out on and the water is very nice. There are kayaks... More 

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New York, New York, United States
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2012

This is hands down the best all-inclusive resort i have ever visited. The food was really amazing and constantly changing with new and interesting themes. The rooms were very comfortably and spotless. What really sold me on the resort was how friendly and helpful the staff was. we Had a wasp in our room on evening, and the office sent... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2012

My wife and i came here for our 13th wedding anniversary. Love the area- but will probably stay somewhere closer to town next trip. Decent property, felt room was small for upgraded king ocean view. Semi-remote which is ok if: a)you rented a car or b)you only want to stay at the resort. Tour service was good- we stayed busy... More 

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Columbus, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2012

Costa Rica itself is fabulously friendly, but the staff at the Hilton Papagayo resort made it an even better experience. It is a great location (The Four Seasons is right across the bay and it is a great place for families with kids. There is an adult's only pool, so the noise from your little ones is largely ignored at... More 

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Greenville, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2012

I absolutely fell in love with Hilton Papagayo and its gorgeous beach! The rooms were very spacious and extremely well kept- the housekeeping staff did a phenomenal job. I'm something of a neat freak and I was very impressed with the state of the room every day when we returned. The staff was the most polite, friendly, considerate group that... More 

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Fords, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2012

My Boyfriend and I stayed at the HiltonPapagayo the week of Labor Day Sept 2-8th and we LOVED IT!!! From the food to the room with a spectacular view, to the workers there.......everythng was great. Food was more than we expected everyday we enjoyed everything we ate (and we didnt get sick!), alcohol although not top shelf was OK for... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2012

My husband and I made our first journey to Costa Rica for really a short vacation/long weekend over the Labor Day holiday and stayed for 4 nites at the Hilton. Overall, the resort is nice, accommodations clean, obvious some upgrades are happening and need to continue around the resort. We were surprised by the beach (they say black sand, we... More 

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Address: Playa Arenilla, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Gulf of Papagayo
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4 star — Hilton Papagayo Costa Rica Resort & Spa 4*
Number of rooms: 202
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Also Known As:
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#4 Spa Hotel in Gulf of Papagayo
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