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Hotel Chantel

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

They went to great lengths to make our stay enjoyable including setting up tours and transportation for us and recommending fun places and good restaurants. The restaurant on top of the hotel is also amazing (probably the best we had in Costa Rica). The air conditioning unit in the room was so very welcome and worked well. The only thing... More 

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a fantastic place. My friends and I stayed here a few nights. We enjoyed the facility, the bar, food and views. Roma were very nice and best of all they are economic and eco friendly. ...PURA VIDA

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016

I loved this place. Small, relatively quiet once the restaurant was closed after dinner, and the room was clean and comfortable. Staff was terrific...breakfast was great. I feel like this place is a hidden secret....if you love a gorgeous view and being not right next to all the noise, this is it.

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Thank stephanie r
Chantel A, General Manager at Hotel Chantel, responded to this review

Thank you so much Stephanie! More 

Calgary, Canada
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2016

It really is worth the extra drive up the mountain to get such a great room with a wonderfull view over Playa del Coco. The small hotel is very intimate and the people who work there are always trying to please us. We have stayed there 3 nights and wish we could have stayed longer but there are so many... More 

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Thank rogerbolduc38
Chantel A, General Manager at Hotel Chantel, responded to this review

Thank you! It makes us happy to see our guests happy! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2016 via mobile

We were recommended this hotel by a Tica . She hit it out of the ballpark. We were not looking for a fancy resort - been there done that. Anita ( the owner) & Chantel (her daughter & namesake of hotel) were super sweet & helpful. If you want to feel like family this is the place. They have a... More 

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Chantel A, Manager at Hotel Chantel, responded to this review

Thank you! Good luck with everything and we hope to see you back in Playas del Coco again soon :) More 

Rock Springs, Wyoming
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

We had a very nice stay at this gem of a hotel near Coco beach. We went during the off-season, and they gave us a free upgrade since the room was available. You can see Coco beach from the balcony, but the hotel is far enough away that it's better to take a cab when you want to go downtown.... More 

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Chantel A, Manager at Hotel Chantel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write us a review and for your kind words Ben J! It is much appreciated. We hope that you will be back again sooner than later. Take care & pura vida! More 

San Jose, Costa Rica
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

One person who cleans the rooms and supposedly makes breakfast. We passed ! Noise from the bar upstairs all night. No sleep. Two dilapidated chairs by the very small pool area. Asked to purchase a soft drink... Only available after 4 PM. Really happy we only spent one night.

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Chantel A, Manager at Hotel Chantel, responded to this review

Hello Leopold, The free breakfast that hotel guests receive is a typical Costa Rican style breakfast of gallo pinto, eggs, cheese, toast, fresh fruit and coffee/tea. The majority of guests here give excellent feedback on the quality of our breakfast. I will give a little bit of backstory for anyone else reading this. When you heard the description of breakfast... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016

The owner and staff are very friendly, welcoming and helpful with planning activities. The view is breath taking. The restaurant has exceptional food, cocktails and craft beer. It is minutes to the own and beach. If your staying for long periods it is an excellent value!

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Seattle, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2016

This was a very nice place to stay. I was only there one night, but it was lovely, the views were amazing, and the staff was very attentive. I would definitely go back. There is a very good restaurant on the top floor, so it can get noisy for a little while, but the restaurant is very good!

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Fairbanks, Alaska
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2016

My wife and I only stayed in Hotel Chantel one evening. To our disappointment the restaurant was not open that night (there was a private function there that night). But the breakfast in the morning was excellent. At check in we were greeted by Chantel and she was friendly and generous with us. The rooms are nice, the patio views... More 

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Kitchenette
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel Chantel is a unique Ocean View Boutique Hotel overlooking Playas Del Coco, Guanacaste. The property is located along the country’s beautiful Northern Pacific coastline and yields breathtaking panoramic ocean views of Playas del Coco as well as the surrounding rain forest.Playas del Coco is a very popular area for all tours, sport fishing, Playas del Coco is known as well as the gateway for surfers, this beach is a prime scuba diving spot. There is also plenty of shops, restaurants, bars, discos, casinos.Playas del Coco also has day and sunset cruises, rainforest canopy and zip-line tours, hot springs, and day tours to sea turtle nesting areas and inland volcanoes all within 45 minutes to a `couple hours drive. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Chantel

Address: Vista Marina, Playas del Coco 10002, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Playas del Coco
Price Range: $99 - $141 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Chantel 3*
Number of rooms: 11
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Hotel Chantel Costa Rica/Playas Del Coco
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