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Hotel Tropico Latino

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Santa Teresa de Malpais | Cobano, Santa Teresa, Costa Rica
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Indiana
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7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is a nice quaint little place. The employees are very nice and helpful. The pool is well maintained. The beachfront furniture is nice and private. The bungalows were clean, fresh, and nice. The showers were huge, you could fit 5 people in it, if you were so inclined. The air-conditioning worked great, too. The beach front is a great... More

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Santa Ana, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This place is so beautiful. We came to celebrate my birthday and surprise (to me) ended up getting engaged too! The room, the beach, the grounds, everything was lovely. We saw tons of lizards, crabs and even some horses running around.The restaurant was delicious and our waiters were very professional and personable. This is a big surf spot, but we... More

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Mexico City, Mexico
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed at the hotel in a beach front room and the experience was amazing, the staff is very nice and the place is also very nice. They have a space for yoga in front of the beach and also natural spa with amazing massage. Love the place and peace in there.

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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32 reviews 32 reviews
16 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed there on our last trip to CR 7 years ago and were very happy with our cabin/hut and the service level. This time our cabin was larger, but much less nice. Perhaps we ought to be less uptight, but we did not like that there were saloon doors to the toilet! The beds creaked so much that I... More

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San Dimas
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

My husband and I stayed here for our honeymoon.. We were looking for a hotel on the beach with a romantic feel. We booked with Expedia, which ended up being a mistake as what they called a beachfront bungalow was not. Thankfully the manager was sympathetic since it was our honeymoon and moved us to a nicer room for the... More

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San Jose, Costa Rica
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

We came to this hotel for a friend's recommendation. I don't know if the hotel changed administration and chef, because my perception is very different from some comments here... What we liked: the service and the friendly staff. The location. One part of the restaurant is right at a stunning beach. What could be better? : the maintenance. Our bathroom... More

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San Diego, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Great rooms with AC and your own little patio! Restaurant is great too! Amazing food, cocktails and the restaurant staff is top notch! The only reason that this place didn't get 5 stars with me is because the beach right out front is full of rocks, no white sand unless you walk at least a mile to the right. Not... More

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Carthage
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

Tropico Latino offers a beach front location with a safe environment. Evelyn at the front desk was an immeasurable help with local information and in arranging activities(the ATV to Montezuma waterfalls was a great experience!!!) Our suite had us waking up to the surf on their restricted beach with just a short walk to a great restaurant.

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florida
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15 reviews 15 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

We stayed in Cabin #8, which hotel staff admits is the best one! The porch faces the ocean and gives one an incredible view of the waves. The cabin was basic, but tropical, well maintained and clean. Great vanity and shower. Upon our arrival we were greeted by the monkeys and saw wild horses on the beach twice during our... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

The hotel is one of the few ideally located on the beachfront there. However it apparently lacks maintenance. Some rooms are huge and comfy all wood decorated but the outdated bathroom was disappointing with all the plumbery falling apart and no hot water in ours ! Too bad our A/C was so noisy we couldn't sleep to the sound of... More

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Address: Santa Teresa de Malpais | Cobano, Santa Teresa, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Santa Teresa
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Tropico Latino 3*
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Tropico Latino Hotel
Tropico Latino Nicoya
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Tropico Latino is an intimate beachfront boutique hotel located in Santa Teresa, a breathtaking white sand beach on the Pacific Ocean of Costa Rica's Nicoya Peninsula. Situated on four acres of unspoiled tropical beach, you will find beautiful swimming areas and also outcroppings of rock where natural tide pools form.Our exquisitely-designed tropical bungalows and suites, built with exotic hardwoods, are surrounded by abundant tropical gardens under an old forest canopy, giving you the feeling of landing in paradise. Immerse yourself in the most pristine natural environment and experience the wildlife of Costa Rica right outside your window. Howler monkeys, hummingbirds, iguanas and bright flowering heliconias are just a few examples of what you will see.All of our accommodations feature luxury amenities, including wireless internet, air conditioning, ceiling fans, hot water, security safe, mini-bar, coffee maker and complimentary coffee. Ask for our new beachfront suite, featuring its own beautiful private saltwater pool and Jacuzzi. Relax poolside or lounge in a beach hammock under a grove of coconut and almond trees as you watch the sunset. You will love it!Tropico Latino resort features a full-service Spa and yoga studio. The Spa offers professional massages, wraps, exfoliations, facials, and other services such as acupuncture, manicures and pedicures. What makes our Spa different is that we create our own 100% natural healing and beauty products from ingredients like papaya, cucumber, coffee, coconut, almonds, carrots, honey and mint.Our yoga center offers daily Vinyasa Flow yoga classes and retreats. We have two beachfront open-air decks were you can receive classes while you listen to the rhythm of the waves at the ocean's edge. Yoga lessons will keep you centered, flexible and relaxed during your stay. Our classes are complete with mats, blocks and straps, and are open to everyone, from beginning students to experienced practitioners.Your stay would not be complete without a delightful dining experience. Our open-air beachfront restaurant combines a relaxed, yet classy atmosphere with nationally-renowned organic international cuisine. You will find healthy options on the menu using organic fruits and vegetables, local fresh fish, seafood and meat.Our commitment with sustainability in Santa Teresa BeachTropico Latino is an environmentally conscious hotel. We coordinate and sponsor the Blue Flag ecological program and sustainable initiatives for the beach communities of Mal Pais, Carmen, Santa Teresa and Hermosa. We are very proud that in 2012 all four beaches obtained the ecological Blue Flag recognition award, which ensures the quality and sanitation of the water, beach clean-up projects, community informational signs, and environmental education. We also are committed to conserve the vibrant biodiversity and richness of the rainforest that surrounds the region. ... more   less 
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