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“A Place that you return to” 5 of 5 stars
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DoceLunas Hotel, Restaurant & Spa
3.0 of 5 Resort   |   Quebrada Seca | 400 M Este from Costanera, Jaco 4132, Costa Rica   |  
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Ranked #4 of 44 Hotels in Jaco
Certificate of Excellence
San Jose, Costa Rica
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6 reviews
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“A Place that you return to”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2013

I am a return guest at Doce Lunas and the reasons are that it has everything that I need and still delights.
Jaco is fun to visit and shop, go to the beach, see attractions but the best base is five minutes from the town center at Doce Lunas where you have the stunning grounds and amazing pool.
The rooms are big and the bathrooms clean and spacious.
The restaurant busts out great meals and I really feel like I am in a tropical paradise.
Love the place.
Oh, they have a cool yoga studio too.

  • Stayed September 2013, traveled with friends
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013

My wife and I just spent the night at the DoceLunas near Jaco. What a delight to stay here! The grounds are beautiful, serene and relaxing. When we got here they upgraded us to a larger suite with a king bed. The room is spacious and very comfortable!
Even though we were one of two guests staying here, they kept the restaurant open for us. The food was amazing. The staff here are very courteous and go out of their way to assist you. The owner Brian came over and introduced himself and was very gracious in talking to us about the area.
We will stay here again. Try it. You will not be disappointed!

  • Stayed October 2013, traveled as a couple
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Unionville, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2013

Doce Lunas was recommended to me by my nephew who has lived in Jaco the past two summers. He said of all the hotels in the area, Doce Lunas has the friendliest staff, most lush courtyard and the best restaurant and bar. His advice was spot on. I stayed four nights at Doce Lunas. The room was spacious and very comfortable. The location is safe, secure and convenient. One morning I walked to the beach, but cab service is excellent in Jaco with vehicles arriving just five minutes after being called. The staff went overboard to welcome me, providing the best service I have ever experienced at a hotel. I highly recommend Doce Lunas to anyone staying in Jaco.

  • Stayed August 2013, traveled with family
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013

A tropical haven that is undeniably the BEST hotel and grounds with amazing staff. The rooms and bathrooms are huge. You can sleep so well, nature watch and Jaco is a cheap taxi ride away. About five minutes...I keep coming back because it always delights.

  • Stayed September 2013
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London
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013

Doce Lunas is my favourite thing about coming to Jaco. It is the perfect place to chill out and escape from the madness of town, but near enough to get to it when you need. Brian and Chris are amazing and so accomodating, it really does feel like a home away from home. The pool is beautiful and a perfect place to relax during the day. The rooms and bathrooms are huge and spotlessly clean and the food is delicious. It's absolute luxury but at an affordable price! The nicest place to stay in Jaco by far!

  • Stayed September 2013
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Thank Laurie G
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2013

Stayed here for a family wedding, and it was so beautiful, so lush, and relaxing. The staff was super friendly and helpful. Costa Rica is an amazing place, and I would definately recommend staying here if traveling to Jaco.

  • Stayed April 2013
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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2013

While spending time in Jaco, Doce Lunas is one of my favorite places in this town. They have great venues. They allowed me to practice swimming classes in their pool, they allowed us to have a dance class for toddlers. It is so beautiful there. It is like being in a different world. They have preserved the natural beauty of coats rica. It is very safe. Out there the monkeys and scarlet macaws and toucans are abundant. The food is great. The hotel is great. A real 5 star establishment. I recommend stopping by for dinner or drinks. They have excellent venues on their beautiful lush gardens. I totally recommend the hotel.. It is like waking up in paradise. It is a world in its own. If you visit Jaco it is a must and if you are staying in Jaco and looking for a chill, safe, beautiful invigorating place to stay this is it.

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  • Stayed August 2013, traveled solo
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Additional Information about DoceLunas Hotel, Restaurant & Spa

Address: Quebrada Seca | 400 M Este from Costanera, Jaco 4132, Costa Rica
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Location: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Jaco
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Spa Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access Airport Transportation
Hotel Style:
#1 Top resorts Hotel in Jaco
#2 Spa Hotel in Jaco
#3 Business Hotel in Jaco
#5 Family Hotel in Jaco
#7 Romantic Hotel in Jaco
Price Range (Based on Average Rates):
Hotel Class:3 star — DoceLunas Hotel, Restaurant & Spa 3*
Number of rooms: 22
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
DoceLunas is a spectacular Four Star hotel with five acres of tropical gardens at the base of a cool jungle covered mountain. Coatimundi, kinkajou, anteaters, toucans, and scarlet macaws can be seen here. We have a lovely mosaic lined pool with a waterfall cave, a full services spa, and daily yoga classes. Check out our excellent reviews and come join us in paradise! ... more   less 
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Also Known As:
Docelunas Hotel, Restaurant And Spa
Docelunas Hotel, Restaurant Hotel Jaco
Doce Lunas Hotel
Doce Lunas Resort
DoceLunas Hotel, Restaurant & Spa Costa Rica/Jaco

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