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Hotel Cantarana

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Certificate of Excellence


#2 of 6 hotels in Playa Grande
Certificate of Excellence
Our small Boutique Hotel is situated in the Northwest of Guanacaste on a peninsula bordering directly on Marino Las Baulas National Park. We are 100m from the almost deserted endless beach of Playa Grande. In our beautiful double rooms & tropical garden you will find tranquility & relaxation in soothing seclusion. Our atmospheric Bistro invites you to tasty culinary excursions for your eyes and taste. Our experienced team looks after you with great care, doing their very best to make your holiday a pleasantly unforgettable one. Our extremely accommodating staff will always be more than happy to help you with anything you need from tour booking to make Cantarana a home away from home. Surfing is only one minute away from our front door and perfect for all level of surfers. We offer surf lessons and board rentals. Thank you for choosing us Cantarana Team
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Airport transportation
Breakfast Available
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor pool
Public Wifi
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Room features
Air conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Accessible rooms
Non-smoking rooms
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This 5 room hotel is a great value for its location and amenities. The staff were so friendly with a special shout out to Lauren, Mikey, Mario and Ker; they made our stay exceptional. The rooms were clean and well kept and the pool area perfect. Private beach access was
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I very much enjoyed my 10-night stay here. Despite being a small hotel, they provide big hotel service. The rooms have ample space and comfortable. Mins away if walking from the beach. The restaurant is excellent with every dish are done right; the take away breakfast burrito
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Thank you to everyone at Cantarana and El Manglar for making our week in Costa Rica simply amazing. Staying at these properties is like staying with family! We have traveled a lot and were so impressed with Fede and Javi's beautiful hotels with a staff that are there to make
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Response from evelari, Manager at Hotel Cantarana
Responded 1 week ago
Hola Jennifer ! Thank you so much for choosing us for your family vacations . We really enjoy reading your comment and experience here. Hopefully we will see you again for your next vacation in Playa Grande ! Pura vida, Évelyne
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Friends visited from the U.K. & this was the perfect location to catch up over rum & sunsets. The beach is a stones throw away, perfect sunset & beautiful facilites at the hotel to relax by the swimming pool. I’ll be back - Thank you.
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Response from evelari, Manager at Hotel Cantarana
Responded 5 weeks ago
Hola ! Thank you so much for taking the time to review our Boutique Hotel ! We are really happy to read such good comments and really value your opinion. We hopefully will see you again for more rum and sunsets ! Pura vida Évelyne L. Supervisor
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A bad experience. After 2 days the food i had at dinner seemed to have made me sick. This stopped me from exploring the area as thoroughly as I'd liked and i was not well enough to do a surf lesson i was looking forward to. My partner and myself had been road tripping around
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Response from evelari, General Manager at Hotel Cantarana
Responded 4 weeks ago
Hola Maria, Thank you for leaving us a review. We highly value our guest opinion and feedback. We really apologize for you being sick and take really seriously the assumption that it was from our place. We constantly review our policies for Food manipulation according to the Ministerio de Salud of Costa Rica norms. We will again, take a close look at everything to make sure this is not what caused your sickness and prevent it to happen again. We will address the other complain individually with the employee has it is something totally out of our privacy policies and all employees are very conscious of that. Thank you again for spending some vacation time with us ! Evelyne L. Manager
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$82 - $109 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
cantarana hotel playa grande
Costa RicaProvince of GuanacastePlaya Grande
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