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“Way beyond our expectations” 5 of 5 stars
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Secrets Papagayo Resort & Spa
4.0 of 5 Resort (All-Inclusive)   |   Playa Arenilla, Costa Rica (Formerly Hilton Papagayo Costa Rica Resort & Spa)   |  
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Ranked #6 of 15 Hotels in Gulf of Papagayo
Toronto, Canada
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“Way beyond our expectations”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My wife and I arrived here last Saturday and have loved the surroundings , staff, and facilities .
Secrets took over this resort from Hilton and had done an amazing job renovating the rooms and facilities.
Everything is shiny and new...they only opened their doors last Friday !
The staff are so polite and the level of service here is top shelf.
Their are several concierges around the property always asking what they can do for you.
The food has been excellent with a great variety.
Francisco and Kevin have been so nice and the water sports team on the beach are so helpful.
Overall, very impressed especially since this resort has just reopened .
The resort is a 20 minute drive from the airport in Liberia .
The manager at himitsu , Javier rosales and our waiter fernando were fantastic....
Be prepared to wait at immigration in the airport ... We arrived with 5 other aircraft and it took an hour and a half to get through the line. Make sure you have a bottle of water with you.
Well worth it though . I will give another short recap once our week is done.

Stayed November 2015, traveled as a couple
18 Thank Tony F
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Additional Information about Secrets Papagayo Resort & Spa

Address: Playa Arenilla, Costa Rica (Formerly Hilton Papagayo Costa Rica Resort & Spa)
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Gulf of Papagayo
Bar / Lounge Beach Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Restaurant Room Service Spa Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access Airport Transportation
Hotel Style:
#3 Romantic Hotel in Gulf of Papagayo
#3 Family Hotel in Gulf of Papagayo
#3 Top resorts Hotel in Gulf of Papagayo
#5 Luxury Hotel in Gulf of Papagayo
#5 Spa Hotel in Gulf of Papagayo
#6 On the Beach Hotel in Gulf of Papagayo
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Hotel Class:4 star — Secrets Papagayo Resort & Spa 4*
Number of rooms: 202
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Set in the exuberant Arenilla beach, Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica will offer adults a stunning Unlimited-Luxury(R) getaway in Costa Rica's Gulf of Papagayo. The secure community around Secrets Papagayo provides striking views of native flora and fauna and miles of unspoiled Pacific Coast beach. This all-suite resort boasts 202 spacious suites, each with a private balcony or terrace as well as a superb Unlimited-Luxury(R) experience starting with 24-hour room service, a daily refreshed mini-bar and more. The Preferred Club will provide an enhanced level of luxury with 65 ocean view suites and additional privileges including access to a private lounge, upgraded bath amenities and mini-bar, concierge service, pillow menu and much more. Guests will enjoy limitless gourmet cuisine, without reservations, at four restaurants and one café in addition to five bars that will serve unlimited top-shelf spirits. Days and nights are filled with land, beach and water activities and live entertainment. Two pools and a pristine beach await. Rejuvenation reigns supreme at the Secrets Spa by Pevonia(R), offering massage, body and facial treatments in 13 treatment rooms and a full-service beauty salon. Follow up this rejuvenation at the fully equipped fitness center or by taking part in one of many daily and nighttime activities. Just 20 minutes from the Liberia Airport and a mere 15 minutes from the touristic town of Coco Beach, Secrets Papagayo offers guests a privileged location both within the resort and throughout the area for an ideal Unlimited-Luxury(R) getaway on the Pacific Coast. ... more   less 
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Also Known As:
Hilton Papagayo Costa Rica Hotel Gulf Of Papagayo
Hilton Papagayo Costa Rica Resort And Spa
Fiesta Premier Costa Rica
Hilton Gulf Of Papagayo
Gulf Of Papagayo Hilton
Fiesta Resort Costa Rica
Fiesta Premier Resort Spa Costa Rica

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