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Reviewed October 22, 2016

Not very new, but comfortable hotel. Rooms are big, but not very clean. The biggest plus is very big pool and privat entry to playa. The stuff is very friendly and helpful. They changed our room when we said them that AC is broken in a few minutes. They also gave us the possibility to cook on their kitchen -... More 

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South Lake Tahoe, California
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Reviewed March 15, 2016 via mobile

I hate to say never again because I like to have options. For example, a freak storm could destroy every other hotel in Jaco. Then where would I be? It's been known to happen. Sure, so far only in mythology but you never know. So why 2 stars? Well let me start objectively and maybe stretch on some positives. Access... More 

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Reviewed December 18, 2015 via mobile

It was all most like that did not care to be a help it was just got had to ask I want to say that I must asked for frech fries or a salad like three times each and every time they was there to bring the food with a smile or even a laugh...... No the room quality was... More 

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Thank andre T
San Jose, Costa Rica
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4 hotel reviews
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Reviewed September 5, 2015

I think the hotel was too expensive given the facilities it has: an small pool, my room had an outside shower that looked improvised. The Place is usually crowed and rooms are back to back so it can get noisy. a big plus is that it was an outside gate leading to the beach

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Bronx, New York
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Reviewed August 24, 2015 via mobile

Nice size rooms (always) double occupancy, Parking, Wifi, security, Pool, laundry service, and your own private entrance to the beach. All for $70/night. It's on Cocal street, right up the block from Mangos and The mayhem known as the Cocal hotel & bar.

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San Jose, Costa Rica
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29 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed January 3, 2015 via mobile

This place was a last-minute booking in Jacó, and we also had some budgetary constrains. This place is definitely for budget travelers. Right next to noisy clubs at night, and a noisy pool in the mornings, insufficient AC, old furniture, a bathroom door that doesn't fit the frame... The service from the staff wasn't bad, but this place is definitely... More 

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Vero Beach, Florida
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141 hotel reviews
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Reviewed March 30, 2014

Accepts credit cards. I paid $100 for Saturday, and then $50 for Sunday. Esteban, the manager, is a nice guy who speaks English and will help you out--he also lives in one of the rooms. Good location close to the main drag. Beach access. Pool. Restaurant onsite that I didn't try. No included breakfast. Rooms are spacious with old-timey A/C... More 

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Brigham City, Utah
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289 reviews
44 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
Reviewed March 15, 2014

We priced everything on the beach side of the road and this came up winners. It is not the $340 night digs at Best Western (!?) That is right, a $340 Best Western! This hotel was at one time a classy place with a still lovely pool, private walk to the beach and even coins cast into the restaurant sidewalk.... More 

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Pretoria
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55 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 155 helpful votes
Reviewed July 5, 2011

This rather unknown Hotel is centrally located in Jaco with private beach access. Plenty of safe parking. Rooms are very spacious, clean and airy. Lovely pool and entertainment area. Busstop 100metres away. Supermarket 100metres away. Beach 50metres away. Restaurants 10metres away. Jaco is generally a noisy party town and accommodation in the affordable range is either way out of town... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
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Additional Information about Hotel Zabamar

Address: Calle Cocal, Frente Ice | Frente a Las Oficinas Del Ice, Jaco, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Jaco
Price Range: $105 - $254 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hotel Zabamar 2.5*
Number of rooms: 20
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“Get a room with a modern A/C as some have the old timers. All rooms are large. Pool is nice. Food is available but rooms do NOT come with breakfast, though they do have wi-fi and TV with about three or four US channels in English.”
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