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El Mono Loco Hotel

Traveler (53)
Pool & Beach (6)
Dining (4)
Certificate of Excellence
Overview
Calle Cardinal 450m South of Pacific Park, Tamarindo 50309 Costa Rica See on map
AMENITIES
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Multilingual Staff
2.5 Star accommodation
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All reviews great location small pool costa rica rooms are clean minutes walking close to town short walk from the beach continental breakfast stay there again bars and restaurants the main strip great hosts a wonderful stay hot water within walking distance other guests grocery store
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Reviewed yesterday

My stay at El Mono Loco was great. The main area of the small hotel is beautiful, equipped with several hammocks, a television, trees and plants, and a pool. My room was simplistic, but everything that I wanted for my trip. There were two beds,...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank Kojo A
Response from JoyceVP_45, Owner at El Mono Loco HotelResponded today

It was a pleasure to host you. Thank you for choosing El Mono Loco for your Tamarindo holiday 🐒.

Reviewed 2 days ago

We had a wonderful stay at El Mono Loco. Our room was very clean and comfortable, and staff cleaned it and replaced towels, washclothes and soaps every day. Resident managers Rosanna and Guillermo were very attentive and responsive throughout our visit. The beach is less...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank SDPickett
Response from JoyceVP_45, Owner at El Mono Loco HotelResponded today

I will pas on your accolades to staff. Their goal is a review like yours; thank you for your wonderful feedback.

Reviewed 4 days ago

Unbeknownst to us, this was a motel, instead of a home as listed when booked on Airbnb which was somewhat disappointing. The property is very basic, no additional amenities besides breakfast (not included).More

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Date of stay: December 2018
Thank 2941SF
Response from JoyceVP_45, Owner at El Mono Loco HotelResponded today

All of our listings on Airbnb state in the first line of the property description that we are a 12 room hotel. “Located directly across from the beach and minutes from downtown shops and restaurants, El Mono Loco is a 12 room hotel.” We are...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

El Mono Loco was the perfect hotel for our surf trip. A friend and I stayed for 8 nights over New Years and had such a positive experience. Comfortable, clean and safe. The small hotel is located centrally between Langosta and Tamarindo. This spot is...More

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Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Brian S
Response from JoyceVP_45, Owner at El Mono Loco HotelResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for choosing us for your holiday! We enjoyed seeing your smiling faces every day; it is guests like you that make it special... please do come back 🐒.

Reviewed 6 days ago

El Mono Loco is located within a few steps from the beach, fantastic surfing and water sports. Surrounded by a nice variety of great restaurants. The breakfast was made to order and delicious. Our teenagers are picky eaters and they loved it. The service was...More

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Date of stay: December 2018
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Response from JoyceVP_45, Owner at El Mono Loco HotelResponded 4 days ago

We appreciate your kind words. Your family was an absolute pleasure to host. We are heartened that we helped make your family vacation memorable.

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About
Description
We are a small 12 room hotel located across the street from the beach and a short walk from town. Our basic, clean rooms can accommodate solo travelers, couples, families, and small groups. All rooms have private More bathrooms with hot water, quiet A/C, ceiling fan. Community area offers a TV, free wi-fi, shared refrigerator, hammocks, and rocking chairs. We have a refreshing plunge pool and outdoor shower. Our on-site cafe offers breakfast daily for purchase. Free secure parking is available on site. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Breakfast Available
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Beachfront
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
On the Beach
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
On the Beach
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
12
Price range
$49 - $107 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
El Mono Loco Hotel Tamarindo
,
El Mono Loco Tamarindo
Location
Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Tamarindo
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
On the Beach
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
12
Price range
$49 - $107 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
El Mono Loco Hotel Tamarindo
,
El Mono Loco Tamarindo
Location
Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Tamarindo
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Traveler (53)
Pool & Beach (6)
Dining (4)
Room & Suite (3)
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jimmyvalva
April 4, 2017|
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Response from JoyceVP_45 | Property representative |
Absolutely, a great place to go surfing! We are across the street from the beach. Most of our rooms face the pool/gardens. Our Mono Casita apartment has ocean views from the living room, kitchen and dining area. Check out... More
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Lisa R
March 26, 2017|
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Please email the property directly regarding your request.
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527sunnyp
March 17, 2017|
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Response from JoyceVP_45 | Property representative |
Yes. Our ac is the cool quiet split unit w remote. All rooms also have a ceiling fan. Parking is in a large locked lot behind the hotel. We have affordable room combos: queen, 2 twins, queen/1 twin, and queen/2 twins. You... More
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Room Tips
"Rooms are clean."
2941SF
4 days ago
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"It's a small hotel, so all of the rooms are similar"
I5380UCalisonm
Mar 25, 2018
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"My one issue was with the mattress; it was extremely stiff and made for a tough sleep. I think a nice..."
anthonyjamesgentile
Mar 5, 2018
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"Water and AC work great! Our room even had an additional twin bed. "
784palomam
Feb 16, 2018
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