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Hotel Meli Melo

500m north of the soccer field, Santa Teresa 5810, Costa Rica
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Our family of four stayed at Hotel Meli Melo for one week at the end of March. It is a great spot to relax and enjoy the gorgeous beach! There are plenty of shops and restaurants within walking distance. The hotel is very clean and Melanie & Frederic are very friendly and helpful. I definitely recommend this as a great... More

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Paris, France
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

5mn away from Santa Teresa beach, simple and clean rooms & bathrooms, lovely terrace and hamoc - perfect for a relaxed, and easy stay - you can rent a surfboard, get drinking water, and ask Melanie & Fred for any advice and recommendations. Simply perfect.

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Biarritz, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I loved everything about my stay at the meli melo hotel : it's perfect location, the great welcome by Fred and Melanie, their local knowledge was much appreciated... Will definitely recommend to my friends and will go back without hesitation. Pura Vida!

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Virginia, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and son (8 years old) just returned from a wonderful four days and nights in Santa Teresa. We found Santa Teresa to be a great place for our family. The location of the hotel is very good. We loved that we could walk to everything (beach, restaurants, grocery store, a new French bakery). We had heard about the... More

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Nosara, Costa Rica
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17 reviews 17 reviews
6 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

With nearly two months spent in Playa Santa Teresa, and having stayed at multiple accommodations, Meli Melo was our favorite. Not only is Hotel Meli Melo a family run business, but they treat their guests like family too, which makes staying there truly rise above all other options in the area. With great WiFi connection, Air Conditioned rooms, comfortable beds,... More

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Spokane, Washington, United States
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11 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014

We stayed here last January and came back again the year for ten days. We had one of the rooms in the back which was so nice and private. The rooms are so clean and nice, the air conditioning is great and the hot water showers were the best we had on our three-week trip. We loved having the kitchen... More

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Tijuana, Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2014

This hotel was so lovely! The rooms were very clean, comfy mattresses, hanging out area, kitchen to use for cooking, refrigerator space and a great price! We loved it and hopefully we'll be returning :). The owners, Melanie and Fred and very nice and helpful. We rented ATVs to head over to Montezuma on Fred's recommendation and had an amazing... More

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Brooklyn, NY
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4 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2014

Ever find a place that you love so much you almost don't want to share the info about it for fear it may get ruined??? This is that kind of place. But lucky for you all I love to share. Seriously the perfect place to live, as they say here, the "pura vida". Melanie & Frederique are kind and helpful... More

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Brooklyn, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2014

Been a week back in New York now. Unfortunately, the heat and sun of Central America has all but disappeared, but the warmth of Meli Melo still hasn't. Our twelve days spent there, mostly for surfing, were some of the most relaxing moments of my life. Melanie and Fred's place isn't for those looking for a luxurious, outdoor style jungle-retreat,... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2014

Meli Melo is amazing, by far the best place we stayed at in Costa Rica. The sweet rooms are spotless (complete with safe and wifi), the kitchen is well equipped with everything you need and it is in a fantastic location just across the road from the beach. However, what really made our stay special was Melanie and Fred (the... More

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Additional Information about Hotel Meli Melo

Also Known As:
Hotel Meli Melo Costa Rica/Santa Teresa
Address: 500m north of the soccer field, Santa Teresa 5810, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Santa Teresa
Amenities:
Beach Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Room Service Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #6 of 30 B&Bs / Inns in Santa Teresa
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The hotel Meli Melo is located in Santa Teresa, 2mn walk to the beach and few steps to groceries, restaurants...Our confortable rooms has AC, safety box, private bathroom with hot shower, private terrace and garden. We also offer to our guests a fully equipped kitchen.We have tour desk, surfboard rentals, surf lessons, fishing and snorkeling gear, bycicles...The hotel Meli Melo is the perfect place for beach and jungle lovers who wants to enjoy the Pura Vida in a cozy and confortable place !!! ... more   less 
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