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Hotel RipJack Inn

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Santa Barbara, California
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4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We didn't stay @ RipJack, but took advantage of the yoga that was there. Annie paid special attention to the needs of the class and created a great workout! So glad I had the opportunity to enjoy her class! Thanks Annie!

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Essex, Massachusetts
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10 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Playa grande is an awesome surf spot and rip jack is basically RIGHT on the beach. We stayed there at the beginning of our CR trip and at the end. Everything was great! We loved it so much that we are actually hosting a retreat there in March 2017. Food, accommodations, pool, staff, etc. It was all great.

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scottsdale, AZ
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2016

We love Rip Jack Inn! We have been going back for years every summer. I run a yoga retreat there and a yoga teacher training program the month of July. We love Annie and Dave, they are amazing hosts. The staff is welcoming and make us feel like family. The suites by the pool are perfect for our growing family... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2016

From start to finish, this place was AMAZING! First of all, kudos to the owners for being such great hosts! The owners are very friendly and accommodating, and have done a great job creating a fabulous vacation spot. No complaints here! My husband and I were part of a group that came down for a wedding. The grounds are absolutely... More 

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Maui, Hawaii
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2016 via mobile

Such an awesome spot!! We came for a family surf vacation and loved Rip Jack inn and playa grande so much! We staying in the Bungalow and slept great every night. After being in the heat the air conditioned room was so nice. The restaurant was amazing, highly recommend the Cajun seared tuna. It is a very short walk through... More 

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Sacramento
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016 via mobile

I really wanted to love this place.... BUT The good: Location, overall concept of hotel, and the restaurant. The two meals we had were excellent. The not so good: I booked this place specifically so I could do yoga, but there was a private yoga retreat happening there so the yoga room was off limits. They said they would offer... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016

We traveled to Costa Rica for a few days getaway, and a friend recommended the Rip Jack Inn. Our stay has been one of the most memorable of all of our world travels. Dave and Annie run a great Inn, and the combination of beautiful scenery, fabulous beach (Playa Grande), and wonderful food and staff made the stay five star.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2016

My bf and I were in Costa Rica for wedding that was taking place in Ocotal so we went a couple of days early and spent some time at the Rip Jack Inn and Playa Grande. Playa Grande is a beautiful beach with soft sand and warm water. Minimal facilities at Playa Grande and the Rip Jack Inn is a... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2016 via mobile

This is our third visit to Costa Rica and Ripjackinn was the best experience by far. Staff were all extremely friendly, courteous and helpful. The rooms were spacious, clean and well appointed. We would strongly recommend staying and would return there in a heart beat especially if you are looking for a pristine beach and surfing holiday.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2016

There is not a whole lot that RipJack Inn doesn't offer. So, it's hard to pinpoint everything I Ioved about it. First, its location. Playa Grande is like a world away from Tamarindo (Tamagringo, as it's also called). After researching where to stay around the area of Tamarindo, while still being close enough to its airport given our short trip,... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Laundry Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
RipJack Inn is a quaint 21 room owner operated hotel located only 75 yards from the ocean. Our rooms are each individually decorated and come equipped with air conditioning, ceiling fans, coffee makers, in room safes and outdoor patios. With the exception of our standard rooms each room also has cable TV and mini-fridge. Rooms can all accommodate a minimum of three or five guests depend the type of the room. RipJack inn offers a full service restaurant with some of the best food in the country with a heavy emphasis on fresh local seafood. During your stay take advantage of our on-site yoga, massage and surf lessons. RipJack Inn can also help you arrange all of your activiites including sailing, golfing, diving, sport fishin and much more.We are located just one hour from the Liberia International Airport (LIR) or 20 minutes from the Tamarindo Airport (domestic). Playa Grande is a laid back quiet beach town that is also part of the National Park created to protect the endangered Leatherback turtles. Nesting season is between October and February. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel RipJack Inn

Address: 50m Al Sur de Oficna de Minae, Playa Grande, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Playa Grande
Price Range: $69 - $162 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel RipJack Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 21
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Also Known As:
Hotel Ripjack Playa Grande
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#1 On the Beach Hotel in Playa Grande
#2 Family Hotel in Playa Grande
#3 Romantic Hotel in Playa Grande
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