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Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
Reviewed yesterday NEW

This place is a little hard to get to but much much harder to leave. We stayed for nine nights in Coco Joe's bungalow and loved every minute. The people made us feel like old friends. The food was amazing. The location was perfect. The cabana was everything we could have wanted. I would live here if they would let...

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Billings, Montana
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The view, the food, the staff, the service are par excellence! Howler and capuchin monkeys add to the experience. I loved watching the monkeys from the bungalow deck. Met very nice fellow travelers. A great stay!

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Ann Arbor, Michigan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at Ylang Ylang Beach Resort for 10 days in January. The area is quite dry this time of year, but it makes for perfect weather every day and perfect for sleeping at night. We stayed in a very nice tent with the bathroom next to it, which took some getting use to, but was just fine. Sleeping in...

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Toledo, Ohio
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There's tons of room options for everyone! I stayed in family villa, with a great view of the ocean. You could even hear it from the room the waves were so loud but peaceful. They include breakfast and dinner with your meal, and boy...is it DELICIOUS food. I felt like royalty when I was eating there. Yes it was a...

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Evergreen, Colorado
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were at Ylang Ylang in 2016 and returned in 2017. Most of the resort and restaurant staff were the same people we met last year and it was wonderful returning to this family-run atmosphere. The yoga studio and classes are amazing. Being able to stay in the jungle that overlooks the beach and ocean is very special and unlike...

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Bowie, Maryland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We recently returned from a 4 day trip to Montezuma, and we stayed at Ylang Ylang Resort. It was amazing! The front desk staff, restaurant servers, and room attendants made this our favorite vacation in our lifetime. That is saying something, bcs we have been married for 30 years and traveled the world over. If you need a break from...

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Red Deer
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ylang Ylang will certainly be a stop for longer next time we visit Costa Rica! We loved this little spot! The staff is great, the other guests were fantastic, and the food at the restaurant simply scrumptious. Our reservation was in one of the "Tent Cabins". If you are the adventurous type, then this is certainly for you. I am...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The thing that really drew us down to the tip of the Nicoya Peninsula from 4 hours away in Guanacosta was the idea of swimming at night in bioluminescent waters of the Gulf of Nicoya. It is an amazing experience that you should not miss. Out on the water at night, under the most stars you have ever seen, you...

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Silver Spring, Maryland
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had an amazing time at Ylang Ylang. The food was wonderful. The views were remarkable. And we truly got to relax. We stayed in one of the tents and we could hear the waves so clearly when we went to sleep and woke up in the morning.

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Aarhus
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Fine service - the doors might have been more tight, so that you could keep more bugs outside, but ........The location of the bungalow was excellent. The cleaning standard was fine as well. Very pleasant place to stay. ....

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Multilingual Staff
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  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This family-owned resort is known for its natural tropical beauty, variety of wildlife roaming the grounds and outstanding customer service. Located a 10-15 minute walk on the beach from Montezuma, one will find romantic Beach Front Bungalows with A/C, a Spa nestled in the jungle, and a tropical pool edged by waterfalls. If you're looking to get away, this is the getaway place. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ylang Ylang Beach Resort

Address: Montezuma Beach | 10-12 minute walk North along the beach, Montezuma 00000, Costa Rica (Formerly El Sano Banano Beach Hotel)
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Montezuma
Price Range: $214 - $353 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Ylang Ylang Beach Resort 3.5*
Number of rooms: 22
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Also Known As:
Ylang Ylang Beach Hotel Montezuma
Ylang Beach Hotel
Ylang Beach Resort
Hotel Style:
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Montezuma
#1 Romantic Hotel in Montezuma
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“The rooms are still lovely and they are cleaned spotlessly but they can feel quite dark in decor. But it's a brilliant place and that would be the only thing I can think of in this amazing place!”
 of 5 bubbles KP76, Jan 12, 2017 | Read review
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