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Giardino Tropicale

Playa Guiones, Nosara, 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
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful grounds, cosy rooms, short walk to the beach, shopping, and nightlife. My stay was greatly enhanced by Giardino Tropicale's kind and helpful owners. Marcel and Myriam went above and beyond to accommodate the needs of my large group in suggesting and scheduling activities, dinner reservations, educational outings, etc. I would highly recommend this hotel.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My group of 16 had an excellent stay at Giardino in Nosara Costa Rica in November 2014. We stayed four nights and could have stayed many more. The rooms are well designed, quiet, and large. And the gardens and pool are lovely. But the best part of the hotel is the dedicated and helpful owners who live on property and... More 

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Santa Barbara, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

My husband and I were lucky enough to be the only guests during the low season. Miriam and Marcel were very pleasant from the moment we inquired to the time we left. We stayed in one of the delux rooms overlooking the beautiful garden and pool. The breakfast is not included in the fee but there is a wide selection... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

I have made several winter visits to Giardino Tropicale because I know of no other facility that offers me anything approaching the peace, privacy, and direct contact with nature that this hotel provides. Its individual rooms – which might better be called mini-suites – are located in small individual houses scattered about among trees, grass, paths, and vegetation. I can... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014 via mobile

Had a great stay, however would have been immensely helpful if owners knew which restaurants were open during rainy season. Lovely room above pool with fabulous hammock but had a bit of an ant problem. Owners were lovely & helpful in every other way. Would defiantly stay there again, as a single female traveler.

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Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Giardino Tropical is beautiful place to stay, walking distance from the beach. the hotel is hidden in a lot of tree and beautiful plants, feeling like you are in the jungle. The hosts, Marcel and Myriam are so friendly and helpful, they make staying in a foreign place feel like home, always there for their guests and care about everyone... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

We stayed at Giardino Tropicale for 3 nights with our 5 year old son, it was the low season so it was quiet and very relaxing. Marcel and Miriam are wonderful hosts and helped with booking tours and directions. The rooms are super clean and comfy and also private the way they are all set out around the gardens. The... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

We came in the off-season, so it was a bit rainy, but Giardino Tropicale was definitely a cute ray of sunshine. Pool area is great, room was clean, and the manager kindly let us check in after hours. We stayed in the cheapest room, but it still had high ceilings, a big bathroom, and easy access to the common areas.

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Newton, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

We are an active family of 5 who arrived eager to explore the beaches and countryside of Nosara, Costa Rica. The Giardino Tropicale was a perfect fit for our family! It is a beautiful property with very gracious and welcoming hosts. Giardino is a truly special and unique place: beautiful gardens, fantastic outdoor space, great location, delicious coffee, wonderful hammocks,... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

This was a really nice place to stay in Nosara. They allowed my friend to bring her well behaved dog too which was very kind. The rooms are spacious, with very nice bathrooms and hot showers - unheard of in Costa Rica! The beds are comfortable and the eating / fridge area outside the rooms would be great if you... More 

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Address: Playa Guiones, Nosara, Costa Rica
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Location: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Nosara
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 11
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Also Known As:
Giardino Tropicale Nosara
Hotel Style:
#2 Family Hotel in Nosara
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Nosara
#5 Romantic Hotel in Nosara

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