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Hotel Raratonga

3 kms north from the Intersection of Playa el Carmen, Santa Teresa, Costa Rica
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Boca Raton, Florida
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2010

My wife and I stayed here in July and enjoyed ourselves so much that at the end of our 6 weeks (thus in August) in Costa Rica/Panama we returned for an additional week. this place is set amongst beautiful trees throughout. There were times where we would be relaxing and a flock of parakeets would land in a tree nearby... More 

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Winnipeg, Canada
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2010

My husband and two children (age 10 and 12) had a faboulous time staying in the Raratonga Apartments. Janni made us feel so at home, with his gracious and kind hospitality. He attended to our every need, and was always available to help us out. He even baked us pizza( he is Italian after all) and share homemade liquer with... More 

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Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2010

This was my second stay at hotel raratonga and my boyfriends third stay here. We absolutely love this place, and you can not find better hosts than Alessia and Stefano. Alessia and Stefano will go out of their way to make their guests as happy as possible, and they will help you out with any activities or transportation that the... More 

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New York City, New York
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2010

I was very happy with my stay at Hotel Raratonga. While it is nothing fancy, its simplicity is very charming, and it had everything I needed for a comfortable and relaxing stay. The beach, restaurants and a grocery are all very close by. The owners were kind and helpful in answering all of my questions and making reservations for me... More 

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Barcelona, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2010

Raratonga offers great rooms at very reasonable prices - great value for your money! We checked the rates and rooms at other hotels but none could match Raratonga. We stayed in both a double hotel room as well as in one of the apartments close by, both have been very clean, beautifully designed and simply perfect. Another great part are... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2010

We stayed at the Raratonga Apartments, which are just a 5 minutes walk from Hotel Raratonga, and are owned and run by the same people. We intended to stay for 1 week but we were so happy and comfortable that we decided to stay for a second week. The apartments are brand new, impeccably clean, and have air conditioning, wifi,... More 

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Lake Worth, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2010

This was my second time visiting with Aleissha and Stefano @ the Raratonga and i can honestly say they are two of the most gracious and loving people we have met thus far in costa:) staying with them is truly comforting and relaxing. We are always treated so well and always know we can rest easy when staying there. The... More 

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Bozeman, Montana
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2010

A friend and I recently spent a week at Hotel Raratonga. It was easy to make pre-arrangements with Alessia, via email. Stayed in both a hotel room and in the apartment during the course of our stay. Nicely landscaped grounds and good privacy/security. A/C worked well which made for good nights rest. Super close to a grocery store, so cooking... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2010

There are many hostel & Cabins available in this charming little surf town but hotel Raratonga just really stood out to me when searching the net before arriving. I found it on the nicoyapeninsula web site which was really helpful in regards to all things of that region of Costa Rica. The hotel is located really close to the bus... More 

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Denver, Colorado
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2010

Raratonga was great - we were made to feel at home and the rooms were beautiful with wood walls and a really cozy feel. One perk was having a minibar with very reasonable prices for drinks which were nice to have! The only thing is that there are many roosters around the property (at the neighbors' places) so I heard... 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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Number of rooms: 10
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Hotel Raratonga Costa Rica/Santa Teresa

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