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Casa Cecilia

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Nicoya Peninsula, Santa Teresa, Costa Rica
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Lake Forest, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our fifth time staying at Casa Cecilia and we already booked our trip for next year. There is no better place to stay in Santa Teresa. This is the only hotel right on the beach with an unobstructed view of the beautiful ocean. I have checked them all. Coffee is ready for you when you get up followed... More 

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HotelCasaCecilia, Manager at Casa Cecilia, responded to this review

One of the greatest pleasures we have is knowing that so many of you feel like family to us. Your continued presence here is a blessing to us and we would like to express our gratitude for your continued patronage. Don More 

Kingfield, Maine
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

We stayed for 5 nights with our family of 4. Lovely rooms, wonderful staff. Quiet locale yet close to places to eat in town. Right on the beach. Beds were comfortable, place was very clean, wonderful full breakfast served daily! prepared by Don - who was friendly and accommodating without being too much so! While there Lucia set up our... More 

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HotelCasaCecilia, Manager at Casa Cecilia, responded to this review

It is our pleasure to be here for you. Please come back soon. More 

North Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
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24 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

Loved this spot...and found it before it was dark so very appreciative of staff taking extra time to explain show us a couple suites. Air conditioning, beach front, great staff, food and convenient location :) I have 0 bad things to say about this place... very relaxing, clean and felt like a real holiday...although we only stayed one night, it... More 

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HotelCasaCecilia, Manager at Casa Cecilia, responded to this review

It is always a pleasure. Thank you for the great words. More 

Mendon, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

We stayed at Casa Cecilia for two nights. Lucia greeted us and showed us around. The room was a good size and included a small refrigerator which was a pleasant surprise. Breakfast was made to order. Enjoyed two eggs and whole grain toast one day and the breakfast burrito the second day. Don was on duty the second day and... More 

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HotelCasaCecilia, Manager at Casa Cecilia, responded to this review

We were so glad to be here for you. See you again soon! D More 

Melbourne, Australia
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

We travelled from Australia with our 3 children (7, 8 and 10) to spend 5 weeks in Costa Rica. Our hope was that CR would offer beautiful, uncrowded beaches with great surf, food and an "off the beaten track" experience. We were not disappointed. Our first destination was Casa Cecilia for 6 nights & we knew we'd found the perfect... More 

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HotelCasaCecilia, Manager at Casa Cecilia, responded to this review

We know how hard it is to get here from the land of Oz, but we are glad to have been able to share pour little spot with you. Please come back! D More 

Des Moines, Iowa
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

If you would like to get up close and personal with the ocean stay here! This house has the best spot on the beach, you walk right out your door to the white sand and amazing surf of Santa Teresa. The staff is personable, they make a great breakfast, and help with any arrangements you may need. I frequent the... More 

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HotelCasaCecilia, Manager at Casa Cecilia, responded to this review

You and yours are always welcome here on the beach. Thank you again for coming once again to the best place on the beach. Pura Vida Donald More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

I have stayed in Santa Theresa many times and this is by far the best all around hotel. Great spot on the beach, affordable, comfortable, far enough from the hustle and bustle, monkeys in the trees, hammocks on the beach, great restaurants near by. What more could you want? The staff is so friendly and helpful and Don is very... More 

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HotelCasaCecilia, Manager at Casa Cecilia, responded to this review

It was so very nice to host you after so many years. Let us hope we see you again soon. Pura Vida, Donald More 

essex
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6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

We have visited Casa Cecilia more times than I can count, why, because it has everything we could wish for! The hotel is so close to the beach that you can check out the surf from your bed, it is small so you can meet all the other like minded people who choose to stay there,the rooms are clean, comfy... More 

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HotelCasaCecilia, Manager at Casa Cecilia, responded to this review

Awww, guys! You're making me blush! See you very soon!!!! Pura Vida, Don More 

Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

We found Casa Cecilia by walking the beach and we were lucky there was a cancellation, so we could stay for 5 nights. This B&B is a perfect mix between a hotel and a hostel. It gives you the social contacts you normally have in hostel, but the comfort of an hotel, including nice breakfast. The location is outstanding: one... More 

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HotelCasaCecilia, Manager at Casa Cecilia, responded to this review

Linda and Vincent, Thank you so much for your kind words and positive energy! Please come visit again! Pura Vida Donald More 

Toronto, Canada
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

I stayed at Casa Cecilia for 8 nights on my own just after Christmas. This property offers everything you would want for a relaxing and amazing holiday. I stayed in the villa just behind the main building and it was fantastic. Clean and open with an outdoor full kitchen and shower nestled in the forest. It was just steps away... More 

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HotelCasaCecilia, Manager at Casa Cecilia, responded to this review

Diane, Hosting you was such a pleasure. Pura Vida, Don and the Casa Cecilia Team More 

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