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Ocotal Beach Resort

Playa del Coco | PO Box 1, Playa Ocotal, Costa Rica
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Chula Vista, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

i booked this resort thinking it was similar to the photos. It wasn't. It had a dirty bathroom and hard beds in a small room. The entire place doesn't look clean and when I went to the bar I saw bugs on the counter top. I'm here now questioning whether I should eat here or not. This place is horrendous!!!!... More 

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San Jose, Costa Rica
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the worst hotel ever! It is old and falling apart. The photos are not real. I had $50 stolen out of my room and the manager wasn't even there to help. She only works from 8am - 4pm, so if you have any issues you are out of luck. It is worse than a motel. There is no... More 

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Tamaqua, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We travelled here at night after driving from San Juan. The road to get in was slightly terrifying, but we came for adventure, and this was the only place we had booked for four nights out of our ten day stay. The hotel was perfect for us, pretty clean room, amazing view, we felt like the only ones at the... More 

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Williston, VT
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful spot right over the water, but really needs a new owner to invest. Someone needs to maintain the pool, put up signs to direct the guests, fix the broken closet door/AC/restaurant tables/etc.

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California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had to rate this place higher only because you get what you pay for. If you want 180 degree ocean views from your room, beautiful landscaping, animals flying/roaming, gentle breezes high on a cliff and a mellow black sand beach below for under $100....BINGO! If you also expect a working ice machine, clean pools, an actively operating all-inclusive resort... More 

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Long Beach
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed in a bungalow, no working water, very dirty no "resort features" Service is horrible and everything closes at 8pm. No night life/bars/restaurants after 8pm, If you want to go out past 9:00pm you need to rent a car, no cabs know how to get to this abandoned motel. The one restaurant they have is overpriced and not that good.... More 

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winnipeg
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

DO NOT STAY AT THIS DUMP!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Not much at this "resort" works, stayed in a cabana and cleaned our own pool everyday, TV would not turn on, had to have someone come & do that for us, had to get a new one, phone jack broken, no screens, no working safe in our room, deck around dining room does not... More 

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Mesa
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4 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

So the knocks on this place would be the AC does not work well and the beds are thin and hard. Other than that it's a very nice place, especially for the cost. The bar/restaurant is very nice, breakfast is great, staff goes out of their way to be of service. The pools (infinity and main one) are very nice.... More 

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Long Beach, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

We stayed at this hotel for 2 weeks and even though it was not perfect, it was very good. The room was fine. The king-sized bed was a real large king size and it was one of the best beds we have ever had. The room was clean and there was maid service every day. When the maids forgot something,... More 

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Vadodara, India
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

The location is great overlooking the bay !! And the restaurant staff was very helpful. Other than that very dates rooms , bathrooms are dismal, beds are creaky and old and room was musty. We stayed here (inspite of the reviews) as this was the only place open for bookings (a good indication why)

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