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Terraza del Pacifico

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   3 km south of El Arroyo gas station onthe way to Quepos,, Playa Hermosa 4023, Costa Rica
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Ranked #3 of 5 hotels in Playa Hermosa
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2014
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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23 reviews 23 reviews
9 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2014

The beach views and the beach are fantastic! Our rooms were clean with and OK-working AC and good showers. The property itself is very dated and not in a charming way. It can definitely use some updates since the beach area around is was beautiful. Black sand, great waves to swim (but not directly near the hotel - you will... More

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TerrazaPacifico, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Terraza del Pacifico, responded to this review

Thank for visit us. We try to do the best for our visitors. Hotel Terraza del Pacifico have lucky because the position: around the mountain and closer to the beach. One of the best beach for surfing. We hope you come back soon!! More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2013

This place was disgusting. They were rude right at the get go. There were ants in the room, bugs on the comforters and lizards in the room. The safe didn't work , they said they would send someone right up and no one ever came. The shower was broken, they again said they would send someone up and no one... More

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boston, ma
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2013

We stayed here on an OAT tour for 2 nights. If your tour is bringing your here - protest it before you leave for your trip!! It presents nicely from the outside - landscaping - pool - beautiful view of the ocean surf. So check in - and take a closer look! Rooms are very shabby. Bathrooms are atrocious! Plug... More

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Bonita Springs, FL
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32 reviews 32 reviews
16 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2013

This had to be one of the worst hotels I have stayed in for a long time. Everything was old and outdated. The air conditioning was very sporadic. Paint was chipping from the exterior of the building. The door leading out to the pool area had a bedroom door lock which could be opened from the outside with a pin... More

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Maple Grove, Minnesota, United States
17 reviews 17 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2013

We stayed here for two nights as part of a tour. The bedroom was adequate, and there was a small patio looking out over the ocean. But the bathroom floor was broken up and uneven. The water was hard to control - hot then cold then hot - as we showered. Lighting is dim in all rooms, so it's hard... More

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San Diego, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2013

If you are used to Western-style hotels then chances are the Terraza is not what you are looking for. The Terraza spent most of it's early years serving as a surf destination and for the most part has stayed true to that utility. The hotel is right on a nice little stretch of Hermosa that is home to one of... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2013 via mobile

I stayed here with a tour group and I thought this hotel was very nice. It was right on a beautiful beach and had to swimming pools. The food was exallent and so was the service. But even thought the rooms were nice the beds seemed to be falling apart. But I still think this hotel is worth staying at.

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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52 reviews 52 reviews
11 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2013 via mobile

We stayed at this hotel for two nights with an EF tour. The grounds are well kept and the rooms are clean. The bed in our room was very much needing to be replaced as it was thin, hard and the box spring was very tattered. We were on the second floor and had a balcony overlooking the pool and... More

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Seattle, WA
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29 hotel reviews
116 helpful votes 116 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2013

If you don't want to mortgage the house for a stay at one of those fantasy Honeymoon palaces, but you still want your own lick of life's ice cream cone, this is a good place to know about. A few minutes south of Jaco's denser more high-energy atmosphere, it is private, quiet, secure and most important -- has an unbeatable... More

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Escazú, Costa Rica
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22 reviews 22 reviews
7 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2013

Even if you are not a surfer, Terraza del Pacífico is a most enjoyable place, it is conveniently located close (but not that close! to Jacó) and it is a great place to start a trip to Manuel Antonio Ntl. Park. Rooms are spacious and nicely, swimming pool close to the ocean,meals are good enough to satisfy anyone, definetely a... More

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Address: 3 km south of El Arroyo gas station onthe way to Quepos,, Playa Hermosa 4023, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Playa Hermosa
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Terraza del Pacifico 3*
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Terraza Del Pacifico Hotel Playa Hermosa
Terraza Del Pacifico Playa Hermosa
Terraza Del Pacifico Costa Rica/Playa Hermosa

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