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    Hotel Catalina

    Calle Hidalgo | South Jaco Beach, Beachfront!, Jaco 61101, Costa Rica
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    Oct 29 Oct 30
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    Traveler (71)
    Room & Suite (19)
    Pool & Beach (15)
    • Excellent81%
    • Very good14%
    • Average3%
    • Poor0%
    • Terrible2%
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    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Private Balcony
    Breakfast included
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    Oct 29Oct 30
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    1 - 5 of 106 reviews

    Reviewed June 16, 2017

    People!! If you are looking for a super FANTASTIC Laid Back vacation with no one to bother you except the beautiful flowers, birds, beach, pool, sun & sand, THIS PLACE IS FOR YOU!! Clean,bright, airy rooms, beautifully situated at the most beautiful beachfront location- you...More

    Thank ncunningham2017
    Reviewed March 22, 2017

    I lived in Jaco for 15 years and the south end of the beach has always been my favorite. I moved to the mountains above Alajuela about 9 months ago but visited Jaco for 3 nights last week. I stayed at Hotel Catalina which has...More

    Thank jako1313
    Reviewed February 28, 2017 via mobile

    Wonderful personal touches from the women who manage this place. Very thoughtful. Oceanfront! Quiet & Clean! The pool is just right to cool off. A short walk on the beach to Breakers restaurant and bar. Formerly known as Tiki Bar.

    Thank Emilykc7
    Reviewed February 3, 2017

    I just spent 2 nights at Hotel Catalina and feel so happy to know such a place exists in Jaco. It is a little oasis, with beautiful plants, amazing energy and great rooms with kitchens and outdoor sitting areas. While it is not fancy, it...More

    Thank Blossom S
    Reviewed January 23, 2017

    Do not consider staying anywhere else if you are in Jaco, Cost Rica. Naomi and Sandra are wonderful hosts and incredibly helpful. This charming hotel is oceanfront and each room has a kitchenette suitable for anyone's needs. The grounds are beautiful and rooms are very...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Pool
    • Beachfront
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Outdoor pool
    • Price range
    • $109 - $113 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 10
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    • Location
    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Puntarenas >
    • Jaco
    • Also Known As
    • Hotel Catalina Costa Rica/Jaco
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    Traveler (71)
    Room & Suite (19)
    Pool & Beach (15)
    Hotel & Grounds (56)
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    "Beachfront, quiet, clean, safe"
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    "All rooms are just great"
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    "If you are like us and find it difficult to sleep in the heat, be sure to ask for a room with air..."
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    "only some rooms have a/c, so be sure to specify that if it's something you want."
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