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Hotel & Spa Poco a Poco

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   100 m Este del Ranario de Monteverde, Costa Rica
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Ranked #9 of 18 Hotels in Monteverde
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Miami, Florida
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

So Poco a Poco was my husband and I's 2nd stop in Costa Rica and I will say I am glad it was not our last! I will say this compared to some of the other hotels, Poco a Poco seemed to be one of the "nicer" ones but that just goes to show that there wasn't much to compare... More

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Parrish, Florida
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Rooms are very dark, small and you can hear toilets flush, showers running, people talking, dogs barking and seed pods hitting the roof and rolling down all night long. No sleep here. I would look for another hotel. Reading other reviews and management responses, it seems they are making a lot of excuses and don't seem to care about their... More

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Gerencia Genera... H, Director General at Hotel & Spa Poco a Poco, responded to this review

Dear Mrs Cindy: Thank you for your comments, we do pay attention and try to fix what we can fix, I wonder if you approached the front desk to let our personnel know about your discontent with the Bromelia room assigned to you. We ALWAYS are proactive in trying our best to fix and please our guests with their requests... More

Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here one night to do the Selvatura zip lining on the way to the beach from Arenal, so we did not spend a whole lot of time here. They were very nice at the reception desk and allowed us to get our room early without the extra fee which was very nice. I thought the rooms were okay.... More

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Gerencia Genera... H, Director General at Hotel & Spa Poco a Poco, responded to this review

Hello Dear Annika. We are definitely a “one of a kind hotel in Monteverde” we offer the largest number of amenities and added values for a hotel in our niche and rates range. We have “little by little” increased our quality and complexity in order to create a more appealing ambience for our guests. You are right about the polycarbonate... More

New York
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35 reviews 35 reviews
14 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed at the Monteverde Country Lodge which is a sister hotel and was told to come to Poco a Poco to use the pool. It was nice. There was no one at the pool bar and no one came around to offer us drinks. In fact, I didn't see any staff while I was in the pool area with... More

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Gerencia Genera... H, Director General at Hotel & Spa Poco a Poco, responded to this review

Dear Mrs Inloved, Thank you for staying at Monteverde Country Lodge, I hope you enjoyed the time you spent there. This is basically the biggest added value for guests staying at our sister property, they can come and spend some time here at Poco a Poco and enjoy our pool, Jacuzzi, spa, gardens, restaurant etc. Too bad no one was... More

Lisbon, Portugal
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18 reviews 18 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hotel is well localised, very close to the main village. However, since Monteverde is quite high this place is somewhat cold and very windy. The noise of the wind during the night was quite high! and as a result the room was also a bit cold.

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Gerencia Genera... H, Director General at Hotel & Spa Poco a Poco, responded to this review

Dear Pedro. Muito obrigado por seus comentarios. Thank you very much for your review. Hotel Poco a Poco has turned out to be the most strategically located hotel in Monteverde, it´s close to everything, and it also offer more than other hotels in the area. Monteverde is located at 1,400 m, of altitude and it does get very windy sometimes,... More

Simcoe, Canada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Booked this hotel for 2 nights through Anywhere Costa Rica. Room was adequate, but a little small for our family of 4. Some parts of room well worn (eg. cuts and stains on box spring), but sleep was good/comfortable nevertheless. Breakfast was OK. Pool was nice to cool off in after a day of outdoor activities. Pool has a swim... More

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Gerencia Genera... H, Director General at Hotel & Spa Poco a Poco, responded to this review

Dear Justaguy, Thank you very much for your review, we have 8 rooms on the house that are suited for families, they have two queen size beds or two queen and a single, and indeed there’s not a lot of space left, nevertheless, rooms are still very comfortable and they offer as many amenities as any other room. We are... More

Oklahoma
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We stayed at Hotel Poco a Poco in August 2014. The location and views are very nice. The walkways and gardens on the hotel grounds were beautiful. The rooms were comfortable, nothing too fancy. We had a huge bathroom and shower to match. The breakfast (included with room) was fine, not a huge variety but it was adequate. Wi-fi worked... More

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Gerencia Genera... H, Director General at Hotel & Spa Poco a Poco, responded to this review

Dear Mrs, Kmalloy. I´m very sorry I couldn’t meet with you during your stay, we actually talked on the phone the first night, when you told me about the bed situation, I had one of our chambermaids come back to the hotel on a hurry in order to help you with new beds and sheets. To be 100% honest with... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

I was here about 2 weeks ago on my trip with Gate One to Costa Rica. This was by far my favorite hotel during the trip. I love how the hotel is VERY environmentally friendly. My bathroom was ultra impressive...HUGE glass-encased shower, large sink, immaculate. The table and chairs outside the room were very cute as well. I was thoroughly... More

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GuidoMontero, Director General at Hotel & Spa Poco a Poco, responded to this review

Hello Mrs Shannon. Thank you for your review and we hope you visit us once again very soon!! We offer great added values and a chance to enjoy other things and amenities besides the beauties of the cloud forest. Heated water covered pool and Jacuzzi, spa with great promos and menu, workout room, kids house, and much more. Great food,... More

Sydney, Australia
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23 reviews 23 reviews
10 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

Lage sized rooms, king beds, excellent restaurant with varied menu and very reasonable prices. Large breakfast and beaut fresh fruit. Pool undercovered as was the large hot spa which was very welcome after a days tourinjg in the mountains. Staff friendly and English speaking. A three minute walk to large super market and an extra 3 minutes takes you to... More

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GuidoMontero, Director General at Hotel & Spa Poco a Poco, responded to this review

Dear Mr Casho. Thank you for your review, what a great way to describe us!!! Indeed we are small, yet, we offer a lot!! We have put a lot of work in our rooms and facilities, yet, some are better placed and more spacious than others, thank you for choosing our Quetzal Rooms. I´m glad you enjoyed our breakfast, I... More

Brooklyn, New York
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

My girlfriend and I spent 1 night here - We had been at hostel / B&B type locations for about a week in Monteverde and wanted to get a taste of the good life for a night before we drove for the Pacific Coast. We were greeted by a wonderful front desk associate who gave us a delicious glass of... More

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GuidoMontero, Director General at Hotel & Spa Poco a Poco, responded to this review

Hello Daniel D. Thank you very much for such a nice review, I’m so glad you were satisfied with your choice of hotel for a little pampering before heading to the beach, on our behalf, I´d like to say we offer the most added values in Monteverde. From getting a massage, or a spa treatment, spending some healing time in... More

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Address: 100 m Este del Ranario de Monteverde, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Monteverde
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel & Spa Poco a Poco 4*
Number of rooms: 30
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