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1 Beach | Costa Rica, Playa Hermosa, Costa Rica
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Sandpiper Inn
Ranked #1 of 5 Hotels in Playa Hermosa
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Signal Hill, California, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

If you dream of surfing in Costa Rica this is the spot to stay! The Sandpiper is right on the sand away from it all with black sand beach and 80 degree water. Wake up to the sounds of the jungle and the crashing waves. A short walk down to the beach and you are at a surfing paradise. My... More 

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Nashville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

This Hotel came highly recommended by a co worker, and after several months We decided to check it out for ourselves. We were looking for a quaint quiet place to get away from it all, and that's exactly what we got and more. The owner Greg picked us up at the airport in San Jose and proved to be a... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

This place is well located. It has comfortable rooms and attention is splendid. However, the second time I went, the roof bike racks were stolen from my car, while parked in the property. All I got for a loss of more than $1000 were some sorry words.

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sandpiper222222, Owner at Sandpiper Inn, responded to this review

Strange to post this 7 months after it happened..You must be out buying new bicycle racks for your car & want to take it out on me..When this happened, we both felt bad, but you said you SHOULD have bought the locks with the rack, because this model of racks they steal a lot! And if a thief can take... More 

Atlanta, Georgia
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5 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

The best thing about the Sandpiper is it's location. Right on the beach and not in Jaco! The black sand beach (Playa Hermosa) is gorgeous. You you can swim, relax, and watch the surfers. The rooms are clean and very spacious. The grounds were nice, with hammocks, a ping pong table and small pool. Greg was very helpful and steered... More 

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Brooklyn, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

We met Greg (the owner) on the beach while he was playing fetch with his dog Cody. He was extremely nice. After staying one night at a hotel with really loud music blaring from the bar next door we moved down to the Sandpiper. Greg was an excellent host and gave us a good rate ont he room. The hotel... More 

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

The Sandpiper Inn is absolutely fabulous and a must stay/see location while in Costa Rica. We were fortunate enough to stay here one night last week & it was by far our favorite beach day in Costa Rica! Greg, the owner, is more than accommodating. He is so friendly and gave us great advice about our travels, even after our... More 

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San Diego, California
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3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Perfect location right on the beach! Clean and quiet too. AC is a huge plus! My boyfriend and I stayed here on our first leg of our trip. I emailed Greg and he got back to me right away and even got us in contact with someone to transport us from the airport. On our way out we even came... More 

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Somis, California
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

The perfect place to totally unwind and enjoy the warmth of the sun, away from the hustle (by Costa Rica standards) of nearby Jaco. Iguanas stroll the walkways and hang out next to the pool. Macaws visit the property's trees. The waves are best for experienced surfers. Plenty of places to eat and drink within walking distance. Proprietor Greg Miller... More 

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Daytona Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

This hotel is a surfer's dream! If you don't surf, it's also great. The owner is very helpful and willing to make your experience the best. He has great knowledge of the area and has the ability to transport you to Jaco Beach. There are several restaurants within walking distance, so there is no need to drive around once you... More 

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San Jose, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

Beautiful clean and comfortable rooms, delicious food, awesome waves, great prices, Attended by its owner who knows the surfing spots and guided us. My husband and I had a great surfing vacation. We felt at home there. I Loved it <3

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Additional Information about Sandpiper Inn

Address: 1 Beach | Costa Rica, Playa Hermosa, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Playa Hermosa
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 9
Also Known As:
Sandpiper Hotel Playa Hermosa
Sandpiper Inn Costa Rica/Playa Hermosa

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