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Hotel Raratonga

3 kms north from the Intersection of Playa el Carmen, Santa Teresa, Costa Rica
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Ranked #13 of 30 Santa Teresa B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Tampa, Florida
13 reviews 13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

After two weeks of staying in dorms, I needed my own space and went for a private room w/ bath at hotel Raratonga for ~$40 /night. Worth every penny. Very clean with cabin-type feel to the rooms. Very comfortable. Many rooms had great views to the outside, although mine just looked at jungle. If you're looking for a mid-priced getaway... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here last August, and I still talk about how great of a week we had in Santa Teresa, and how much we enjoyed our stay. Great place with super helpful and friendly staff. Our room was perfect..neat and clean with great wifi and AC to get out of the heat when you wanted. Would recommend to everyone, thanks... More

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Torquay, Devon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

We had a perfect stay at Hotel Raratonga. Alessia and Stefano were fantastic hosts and gave us so much local knowledge and advice. The room was clean, spacious, cool and the kitchen area provided a great way to unwind after a surf and cook your own food. With it just down a scenic track to the beach meant it was... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

We stayed in hotel Raratonga almost a week. We had a very nice stay, the staff was helpful and the rooms were very nice. Santa Teresa is a wonderful little town to stay and hotel raratonga is a good choice of hotel!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014 via mobile

We love it when we stumble across a space like this, great people,great price,great vibe, very highly recommended for the cost conscience traveler!!! This place it's obviously very well cared for and loved by the owners, s really greet example of what lots of the littler cheaper places in Costa Rica should be like, if only all owners put as... More

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Portland, OR
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014 via mobile

We initially had planned to stay just a week at the Raratonga Apartments, but after spending the week here, then traveling, there was no other place we wanted to be. The hospitality of everyone was amazing. They bent over backwards to accommodate our family--finding us a nearby place when they were full, providing information about the area, even introducing us... More

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Saint Augustine, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

A little confusing to find because there are two properties - one are apartments, one hotel - but very close together, so not a problem. Owner is very hospitable, and has put together booklets in the room with ideas of places to go, beaches and nature reserves and maps of how to get there, and local restaurant ideas, etc. There... More

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

we spent 2 weeks at Hotel Raratonga in a standard room on the second floor. the staff at the hotel was really nice and helpful with info about what we needed, shuttles to and from Santa Teresa. the room was really comfortable, with A/C, hot water,wifi and balcony. the pool is great and the hotel is quiet and clean. overall,... More

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Sydney, Australia
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014

We spent one week in the one bedroom apartment. It was perfect for my girlfriend and I. It was a minute walk down to the beach, right where there is a consistent right and left peak. Giovanni and Alessia were unreal. Our flight was delayed 3 days however they managed to rent out the apt. last minute for those days... More

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Blainville, Canada
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2014

Apartment : Perfect. We were on the second floor, the apartment to the left - the balcony gives this extra magical feeling with its beautiful vegetation and company ; butterflies, birds and sometines more ;) The place is clean, practical and comfortable. Only negative fact : you can easily hear through the walls, but we were lucky that all our... More

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Address: 3 kms north from the Intersection of Playa el Carmen, Santa Teresa, Costa Rica
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Location: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Santa Teresa
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Beach Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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Hotel Raratonga and Raratonga Apartments.Two places to choose from for travellers of any budget.10 units total,double rooms and fully equipped kitchen apartments,swimming pool,A/C, private bathroom,hot water,safety box,wi-fi,daily cleaning.Rates from $35-$55 p/night p/double room.5 minutes walking from the best surf spot of Santa Teresa, supermarkets and restaurants. ... more   less 
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