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Playa Cielo

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Main Street, Santa Teresa 5361, Costa Rica
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Atlanta
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2012

We stayed at Playa Cielo for a 7-night honeymoon and couldn't have been more pleased. More impressive than the rooms and the setting is the service. After spending months planning a wedding for 200 guests, it was so nice to show up in with literally nothing planned for the honeymoon. Eitte was extremely helpful. Between arranging day trips, setting up... More 

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Ontario, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2012

Our family stayed for 5 nights at Playa Cielo and had a truly enjoyable stay. The casitas are spacious, spotless and stylish with great little kitchenettes, king size four poster beds (trundle bed for the kids) and open air showers. The outdoor living is space is large and very comfortable with a spacious sectional, hammocks and dining table. We happily... More 

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Glasgow
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2012

Just home from 8 of the best days I've ever had in my life. Arrived here after travelling around Costa Rica and this was the best place we stayed by a mile, out of several 5 star accommodations. Spotless, stylish and modern accommodation on an impossibly beautiful sandy stretch of Santa Teresa beach. Great pool, great restaurant on site.. I... More 

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Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2012

My Wife and I visited Playa Cielo in November 2011 (yes it took me a while to write the review). This was our second visit to the area, we spent our honeymoon at Casa Chameleon in Mal Pais the year before. We absolutely love the area and it will always hold a special place in our hearts. We had very... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2012

We went only to the restaurant but it was amazing. Great service and prices, located beside the beach and the food was delicious! Great mexican food! Definitely comming back next time in Sta Teresa. Also the gardens and the pool area is really beautiful.

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Hong Kong, China
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2012

I spent 3 days at Playa Cielo. From the minute we literally stumbled upon this little gem, we were hooked. The Margaritas the best I have ever had, the Mexican food, a nice change from the usual local food (which I also LOVE!) and the delicious array of fine tequilas that Shlomi keeps in his family run bar, are all... More 

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Chicago, IL
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2012

Everything about this place exceeded our expectations. The grounds and accommodations were beautifully designed and well cared for. You can tell that the owners Adele and Sol put a lot of thought and energy into creating this oasis. They were wonderful hosts - always around to advise on a day trip or a grocery store run, but left you alone... More 

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Sidney, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2012

We were staying up the beach from the Playa Cielo Resort (more on that fiasco in another review!!) and saw Habanero's Restaurant on a walk down the beach. We decided to try it for dinner that night- am I glad we did! We had had a super disappointing meal the night before, so to enjoy the excellent service and food... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2012

Hotel is new and very comfortable. it's 3 bungalows steps away from the beach. It's one of the few medium priced options. Owners Adele & Sol were friendly, fun and wanted to make sure we had what we needed and were enjoying ourselves. Their staff were pleasant and accommodating. The place is well maintained. The restaurant on the premises, Habaneros,... More 

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Comox, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2012

my wife and i stayed at this hotel in jan. 2012.as it was our first visit to c.r. we needed quite a bit of guidance getting to santa tereas and sol was fantastic in helping us.the room was stunning,and as we live in a very quiet area the peacefulness of this property was deeply appreciated.the restaurant on site habanaro was... More 

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