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Hotel Raratonga

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3 kms north from the Intersection of Playa el Carmen, Santa Teresa, Costa Rica
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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
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Santiago, Chile
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2011

Two years ago I came to Raratonga. I liked so much that when I decided to come back to Santa Teresa I don´t even search for a other choice, because Raratonga is the best one; the location is excellent and the hotel it self is really clean, spacious and its fully equipped. But above all this, the best part is... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2011

Raratonga Hotel was exactly what we expected and more. The service was exceptional. Especially Alessia, the owner of the hotel is so friendly and on top of everything. She was there to help us with whatever we needed from booking the travel arrangements to whatever the activities we wanted to do. I definitely recommend Raratonga Hotel to anyone who is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2011

Alessia was waiting for us as soon as we parked our car in one of their parking spots. She took us to our room and explained to us how to use the amenities. She also reprogrammed the safe in our room for passports and cash. The fridge was already filled with drinks. The rooms, bathroom, kitchen and patio area were... More 

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Heredia, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2011

Though it is quite a walk from the main area of Santa Teresa, Hotel Raratonga has been one of the cleanest and most beautiful hotels I have stayed in. I highly recommend this hotel for a quiet weekend away.

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Delray Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2011

Alessia was the perfect hostess to a perfect stay. My girlfriend and I stayed at Raratonga for 4 days (only, sadly!) during a week-long trip to Costa Rica. It was our first time in the country, and thanks in large part to out stay at Raratonga, we're already trying to devise a plan to stay for months at a time!... More 

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Lucerne
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2011

Great place to stay in Santa Teresa, just a few meters walk from the natural and undisturbed beach. We had a room and an apartment and were completely happy with both of them. The hotel is indeed a bit small but very clean and neat. Specially worth mentioning also the hosts, who are very very helpful with any query coming... More 

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Hopkinton, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2011

First time traveling to Costa Rica and this place was perfect for the week my friend and I stayed. Great room, everything was very clean and spot on with the rate we were paying to stay. Nice location, right near a great little resturant and market place. The beach is super close. The staff was very friendly and forth going...definetly... More 

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Treasure Island, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2011

Hotel Raratonga is a wonderful place to stay. As far as location goes, you get the best of both worlds because it is secluded yet still walking distance from the main part of town, and conveniently close to a local supermarket. Its just a short walk down a nice path to the beach, which is absolutely stunning and uncrowded with... More 

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Usa, Japan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2011

Great times. The staff was so great at getting us to and from the airport and setting up tours etc. They did it all with keeping the cost down for us. It was a great. If I end up back in Costa Rica I will definately stay there again!

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2010

This was a very nice place and reasonably priced. Mostly cedar interiors and a nice clean pool in the courtyard. My fellow travelers thought the mattresses were a bit hard, but i like them firm. We stayed at The Raratonga Apartments, which are right across the street from the best surf spot, with great breaks for beginners and pros and... More 

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