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Norte Entrada de Residencias San Miguel 1KM, Playa San Miguel 50906 Costa Rica See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 days ago

It was our first visit to Costa Rica and we couldn't have chosen a better place to start our vacation. Henner and Zene treated us like we were old friends and made us feel right at home Hospitality, great food, and an awesome view it...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank Tony K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Before reaching the hillside hotel, the unpaved “road” to Cristal Azul is an adventure in itself. In the evening, nighthawks and doves flutter up at the approach of our car. Owls silently swoop up from their roadside hunt. Iguanas sun themselves during the day. As...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank CynthiaW1759
Reviewed December 12, 2018 via mobile

true hidden gem. We were here in the high season. Henner and Zene are the kindest, hard working amazing people who go above and beyond to arrange everything you could wish for during your trip. We have had numerous romantic lovely dinners (at christal azur...More

Date of stay: March 2018
Thank LauraJanssen2
Reviewed November 28, 2018

A boutique hotel with an excelent ocean view where I was able to rest and disconnect from everyday stress. The host was amazing and delivered more than expected. The location, on a hill top surrounded by un touched vegetation, alowed us to observe some wildlife...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Luis C
Reviewed November 3, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I stayed here on our 2nd honeymoon for a week and absolutely loved it. The view is even more stunning than you see in the pictures and we always felt like we were outside because you can open up all the doors...More

Date of stay: November 2018
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Description
Cristal Azul is the perfect destination for those looking to step off the beaten path and experience what Costa Rica was like before the world arrived. A totally private property with no public access, guests More enjoy 180’ panoramic ocean views and the ultimate in barefoot luxury in a rustic setting. Prepare to unplug, unwind, and get lost in paradise! Great times are had here and memories of a lifetime are created! Four cozy "cabinas" guarantee there is never a crowd; each is equipped with AC, ceiling fans, screened doors that let in the ocean breeze and sound of the surf below, hot water, outdoor garden showers, fine linens, Raw Botanicals organic bath products, and the most impressive views in the area. An oversized, open air Rancho provides a luxe “Glamping” experience with an honor bar and billiards table as well as dining and lounge area ample enough for all guests. The vanishing edge pool overlooks six miles of undeveloped beach and provides a front row seat to the most amazing stargazing under the canopy of the Milky Way! A full typical Costa Rican breakfast is served daily and a chef prepares dinner nightly for guests in the Rancho upon demand. The only Costa Rica owned and operated hotel in San Miguel, your hosts also own LocosCocos (#1 Restaurant in area, #1 Beach Bar in Costa Rica; Lonely Planet)which is a guest favorite for sunset dinners on the beach. It is also a great place to spend the day steps from the surf with cold beers and catch of the fresh fish and seafood ready at your beck and call! 4WD and love adventure required too reach this area! Reservations required-gated entrance for guests only. For best rates, book direct! Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Room Service
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Number of rooms
4
Price range
$157 - $237 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Cristal Azul Hotel Playa San Miguel
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Cristal Azul Costa Rica/Playa San Miguel
Location
Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Playa San Miguel
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Number of rooms
4
Price range
$157 - $237 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Cristal Azul Hotel Playa San Miguel
,
Cristal Azul Costa Rica/Playa San Miguel
Location
Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Playa San Miguel
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Dining (36)
Room & Suite (29)
Family and Play Areas (4)
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"Rooms are up on a hill facing the Pacific"
H5268ZUtonyk
3 days ago
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"all the rooms appear to be good rooms"
CynthiaW1759
3 weeks ago
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"All 4 rooms face the sea with a spectacular view."
637rickw
Feb 8, 2018
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"All rooms have sliding glass doors, with good curtains to enjoy the view, or ensure pivacy."
HoustonJan
Dec 28, 2017
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