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Behind the school & soccer field, beachfront., Playa Hermosa, Costa Rica
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Tortuga del Mar
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Playa Hermosa, Costa Rica
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My hole family ,about15 people, stayed at this Hotel for 10 days and had a great vacation. Rooms are confortable,clean ,modern and with awesome beds.... kitchenette available so we could keep cool beers and snacks.... THE PÒOL is clean and right in front of the break for surfing insane waves all day long. We had a wonderful time. The owners... More

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Miami Beach, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

We enjoyed our stay at this hotel. It was my boyfriend's second time, and mine first. Clean place, great location, friendly staff. We had the best available room (oceanfront/ ocean view). The only problems were: 1) no coffee in the room, although there was a coffee machine. 2) uncomfortable sleeping arrangements. Very firm mattresses (we usually don't mind the normal... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

Beautiful, clean, quite place right on the beach, with excellent surf right out front. Tortuga Del Mar was exactly what we hoped it would be. Til, Lily and all the staff were awesome. Super friendly and full of useful information. From where to rent a car (Alamo in Jaco / no problems) to setting up a surf tour (Armel at... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

Beautiful, well maintained hotel directly on the beach. If you have any questions or need help making travel arrangements, Lilli is very helpful and welcoming. If you can afford it, the ocean view suite is large (with a kitchenette), spotless and has a lovely vista of the garden, pool and beach. We could sit on our veranda and watch the... More

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Johnson City, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

The experience at Tortuga Del Mar was unmatched. Lilli and Til really went out of their way to make sure our stay was perfect!! They recommended a great restaurant that we frequented several times while there (Bowies). The rooms were clean and very nice!!! I would stay here again in a heartbeat!!!!

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Deerfield Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

Amazing! We stayed here for 5 nights in the beach front room and it was wonderful. The property was so beautiful and relaxing, half the time we felt like we had the whole place to ourselves. Our room was great, comfortable, and very clean.. never even saw an ant! Lilli and Till were so welcoming and helpful the whole time...... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2014 via mobile

Great spot. Stayed here 4 nights loved it right on the beach front with good waves and clean beaches. Till was very helpful and informative, with info on caching busses ect... Great views from the top floor room. Nice pool and surrounds. All round good spot with nice beaches and great surfing waves.

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2014

My stay at Tortuga Del Mar in Playa Hermosa Puntarenas was great. Lilly and Till were wonderful from check in to check out, and in between. They helped me with several things and recommended some restaurants a walk away, by the end of the trip I was sad to say goodbye. The rooms were large, very clean, with a little... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014 via mobile

The owners are very friendly, the atmosphere is relaxed, the rooms are clean and light and airy with a great location right next to the beach. Lovely little restaurants on the beach and glorious black sand, without too many people, to enjoy. Great value for money and everything you need!

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Belmar, New Jersey, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014

I really enjoyed my stay at Tortuga del Mar. It is clean and adorable and right on the beach. Gill and Lily are wonderful and made me feel at home. I hope to stay there again. The lack of TV adds to the peacefulness of the stay and the pool is lovely. There are cute places to eat and drink... More

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Address: Behind the school & soccer field, beachfront., Playa Hermosa, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Playa Hermosa
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 8
Also Known As:
Tortuga Del Mar Hotel Playa Hermosa
Tortuga Del Mar Costa Rica/Playa Hermosa

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