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Otro Lado Lodge and Restaurant

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200 Mt North of Soccer Field Santa Teresa, Santa Teresa, Costa Rica
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Jaco, Costa Rica
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I have stayed here twice now. First time with a friend and the second with my boyfriend. Amazing experience both times! The accommodations are unique and comfortable - truly feels like an absolute oasis! The pool is a nice place to unwind and the location is perfect - just a short walk to the beach and tons of tasty restaurants.... More 

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Tel Aviv, Israel
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is located close to beach and many restaurants . It's designed beautifully and it's very comfortable, rooms are big and have all you would need . Breakfast (included) and lunch(not included) were good .

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Let me start out by saying that you could put Otro Lado in any major city... Paris, Venice, New York and it would be a jem.. But when you put it in its natural oasis, it is just Brilliant! We stayed for 8 days (would have been 10 but protests over the poor conditions of the roads by locals cut... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is very well taken care of. The owners look for little details: beautiful garden, the buda statues, hammocks, bamboo pool beds, etc. Good breakfast is included, enough but small if you eat like my 18 year old son. Owners very nice. My only little complain is the bed mattresses were not comfortable.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at Otro Lado Lodge for three nights and has nothing negative to say! The atmosphere, the owners and the people working there are amazing. So friendly and helpful. The place is absolutely gorgeus, with the lounges, the Buddha-theme and all the bamboo wood. It is close to the beach, but they also have a little pool. It is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

We stayed in Villa 3 a full week, and can only recommend Otro Lado as a great and hospitable small hotel. Our condo was clean and nicely decorated, with two large bathrooms. Both bathrooms had spacious shower rooms, innovatively crafted with nature stone. The hotel is perfectly placed along the long stretch of beaches at Santa Teresa, with short distance... More 

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Boca Raton, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

It's been two weeks since we've returned from our stay at Otro Lado, and the place is still so much on our minds we had to come back to write this review. We miss Otro Lado! The place is incredible, a true sanctuary. We stayed six days and couldn't get enough. Baggi and the staff are incredible (hi to Reinaldo!).... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

Just got back from a 2 night weekend getaway with my boyfriend and my dog who they let stay with us for no extra charge. Otro Lado was great start to finish. We stayed in Villa 3 since they didn't have any rooms left and were glad to feel like we had our own condo in town. It was super... More 

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Point Arena, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

I stayed at Otro Lado with my mom, brother and his girlfriend for over a week in May. It was fantastic. Excellent customer service, great breakfast, beautiful rooms, awesome pool area. Plus a yoga area right under our casa! The place is peaceful and quiet yet close to everything you need. Great vacation!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

This place is very nice - clean rooms, beautiful buildings and friendly service. The breakfast is great. There is a nice pool and a yoga area. It is close to the beach with great surf. It is placed in the more quiet end of Santa Teresa, but still close to great restaurants, supermarket etc. We would like to come back

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