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Spruce Grove, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

The location is within close proximity to the beach. That being said I barely slept a wink. The number of ants etc in our room left me uncomfortable with what else was in the room... Would not recommend this accommodations to future travelers. The bungalow was not what I thought it would be. In addition the pool was not cleaned....

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

2min walk from the very calm Carillo beach, delicious breakfast with a very welcoming staff! The town of Sàmara is very close, we didnt have a car but buses come along fairly often. Calm atmosphere, plenty of friendly animals surround the area. You have everything you need here for a great vacation !

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice place to stay, would recommend it to friends. Positive points: -the pool: clean and nice setup with palm trees -the friendly staff. The owner is a flamboyant person, amazingly friendly and helpfull, entertaining his guests. Alan, the receptionist and waiter, was very friendly, patient and helpfull too. -shower was really hot (or cold). Lots of accomodations have only cold...

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Thank Evelien L
Reviewed January 10, 2017

While the location was great, and we loved the beach, this accommodation was smelly!! Our room seemed like a transformed garage or loft space - apparently the bungalows are nicer however, our booking wasn't received and so we got the last room... I wouldn't recommend taking it. Despite the room being on the dirty and rickety side, the common areas...

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NYC
Reviewed January 2, 2017 via mobile

My wife and I just finished our fourth stay at Arno's Tropicale located an easy paced five minute walk from the amazing Playa Carrillo beach. Since our last visit two years ago, they have added a full breakfast with eggs, arroz con frijoles and either sausage or platanos on the beautiful roofed deck that overlooks the pool. And fruit, lots...

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Thank JimmyD83
Reviewed October 15, 2016 via mobile

We did enjoy the nice tropical garden with pool alot. The beach is nearby and absolutely wonderful. It was a grat stay and we did enjoy the chats with the owner Arnaud much. He is a happy and interesting person - we were glad to know more about his ideas and the creation of this place. We learned that Arnaud...

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Reviewed August 17, 2016

I had some friends visiting from NY and after spending the day in Sámara they were reluctant to spend the night in my not-so-elegant abode in Nicoya and were thinking about spending the night there. So I mentioned that we should stop by La Tropicale to see if there was availability for the night and to see if they liked...

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Thank lilgrexicano
Reviewed August 16, 2016 via mobile

To call La Tropicale amazing would be an understatement. Right from the start, the host Arno made us feel welcome from beginning to end. We had no reservations and he was able to provide us with a bungalow for the four of us. Between the pool and the breakfast, Arno gave us many reasons to come back. Merci pour un...

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Reviewed July 23, 2016

The whole place is amazing. Private and public pools. EXCELLENT breakfast ($5), rooms with a/c. Close to beach. Host is super friendly and accommodating. Man rooms in cabins NEED A FAN, as it gets hot and can't open doors due to mosquitos. But this place is a wonderful respite from the options in nearby, over-rated Sàmara

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Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania
Reviewed May 11, 2016

AMAZING clean beds, i had 2 beds bathroom, kitchenette, The room was clean and comfy, the food was out of this world. Arno goes over and above... Will stay here every chance I get... oh and the SHOWER WAS AMAZING AS WELL LOVE THIS PLACE!!!

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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La Tropicale Bar & Restauramt
Cuisines: International
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
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  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
200 mts from one of the most beautiful natural beaches of Costa Rica, Arno will organise your holidays in paradisaical garden. ... more   less 

Additional Information about La Tropicale Beach Lodge

Address: 200 mtrs Playa Carrillo | front zoo la selva, Playa Carrillo 5132, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Playa Carrillo
Price Range: $58 - $270 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — La Tropicale Beach Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 5
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La Tropicale Beach Lodge Guanacaste, Costa Rica
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“I did prefer the couple's cabin because of the stairs involved in the cabin for four.”
 of 5 bubbles lilgrexicano, Aug 17, 2016 | Read review
“There is one cabin which accommodates a larger group & has its own pool. We enjoyed the cabin just past the main pool.”
 of 5 bubbles HappyTraveler65_11, Apr 20, 2016 | Read review
“We didn't stay there!”
 of 5 bubbles lenoreg510, Mar 28, 2016 | Read review
“They all have AC, so that's really all that matters”
 of 5 bubbles rosalindeb2015, Mar 4, 2016 | Read review
“Cool little cabin as with kitchens”
 of 5 bubbles dixiew2014, Feb 26, 2016 | Read review
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