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    El Sueno Tropical

    | 8 km de Samara, Playa Carrillo 50205, Costa Rica
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    Overview
    • Excellent70%
    • Very good19%
    • Average5%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible3%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
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    Pool
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 110 reviews

    Reviewed May 16, 2017 via mobile

    Excellent hotel. Very warm and friendly. Closest you will get to Costa Rica living. Away from commercialized areas. Love it and will return again. Rooms are excellent. Grounds are very clean. Close to area attractions. Restaurant on site. Serves delicious food. Bar is also excellent...More

    Thank Diane B
    Reviewed February 22, 2017

    I stayed here with my wife and 3 children for our first week in the area and am glad that we did. It was the perfect place for us to get the lay of the land and to unwind so to speak. The location is...More

    Thank LLetain
    Reviewed February 16, 2017

    Prior to coming here, we had stayed one night in a more expensive place with contemporary design. After about half an hour, we adjusted. We came off a long and harrowing trip and were treated to a beveridge of our choice. The co-owner Maria is...More

    Thank Astrid E
    Reviewed November 3, 2016 via mobile

    I come here at least twice a year and i cant complain at all. Nice rooms including breakfast, awesome pool, near carrillo and Samara and many other beaches around. I come with my dog and its awesome. I definitely recomend the place and Maria and...More

    1  Thank Manni D
    Reviewed August 23, 2016

    El Sueno Tropical is a wonderful time. We have been here three times this summer because both Jose and Maria are very welcoming and fun to be with. The grounds are beautiful, landscaped jungle. The restaurant and bar are rustic , good food is provided....More

    Thank James C
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Beachfront
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Room Service
    • Business Center with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • $48 - $79 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Smoking rooms available
    • Number of rooms
    • 15
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    • Location
    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Guanacaste >
    • Playa Carrillo
    • Also Known As
    • El Sueno Tropical Guanacaste, Costa Rica
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    Dining (18)
    Hotel & Grounds (81)
    Bathroom (3)
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    Jared T
    June 18, 2016|
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    Response from JosefromCostaRica | Property representative |
    hola jared the troop of howler monkeys, about 7-8 including a couple of frisky babies, came through yesterday, they come by almost every day as part of their territory. there are kayaks, standup paddle boards and surf... More
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    Braulio R
    July 14, 2015|
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    Response from JosefromCostaRica | Property representative |
    hola braulio some guests walk to Playa Carrillo, some jog or use one of our complimentary bikes, but it is 2 km away. we also offer free transfers back and forth in our van, or even lend one of our cars. our plus is a... More
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