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Sevenoaks, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lots of space, tropical swimming pool, wonderful to wake up looking right out onto the sea, excellent yoga teachers, a great place to relax and enjoy the views. We were lucky enough to see a humpback whale with the restaurant staff from breakfast! The staff were also genuinely friendly. I would recommend it to anybody.

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San Jose, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We stayed in the family-size room which was very nice. Bathrooms a bit dark but clean and nice view of beach/ocean. The hotel grounds make you feel like you are in a rainforest and the monkeys are around in the morning and evening hours as well as other common creatures - iguanas, etc. The biggest disappointment is that due to... More 

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YlangYlangManagement, Owner at Ylang Ylang Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear dbar2n, Thank you for taking the time to write such a great review about our hotel. We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed your time here with us! I'm sorry to hear that the ocean was disappointing while you were here. It is possible that during your time visiting us, there was a large swell (which can... More 

San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2016

We had a fabulous time at this beautiful remote setting. The food was delicious and the serenity of the grounds was awesome. We had a private bungalow in front of the beach and enjoyed the sounds of the waves throughout the evening and the monkeys running wild throughout our stay. This was a no tv, computer, electronic getaway...just FYI in... More 

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Omaha, Nebraska
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2016

Our dome was situated slightly above the restaurant and the pool, nestled in the jungle, but we could also hear the waves on the beach! The walls inside the dome were hand painted-beautiful! A family of monkeys came to visit our patio in the evening! I actually recorded the night sounds on my phone so I could listen when I... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2016

I can't say enough about Ylang Ylang Beach Resort. Everything about it felt like a dream. The grounds are gorgeous and kept meticulously. My daughter particularly enjoyed the pool area especially since you could observe iguanas and see other incredible wildlife. We stayed in one of the beach cabanas which meant that I went to sleep and woke up every... More 

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Murrieta, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2016

If you enjoy walking out of your room to be in the jungle, with a view of the ocean, shared with a huge variety of iguanas, monkeys, and other animals, this is the place for you. The accommodations, walkways and common areas were always clean, despite being steps away from the sandy beach. Our group saw howler monkeys, a turtle... More 

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Saline, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2016

This resort is fabulous if you are looking for a secluded getaway built in a nature preserve with beautiful beaches and a wonderful restaurant. I loved the different choices of rooms, especially the beach bungalo that was so cozy looking tucked in right next to the beach. I traveled with my sister and my daughter and we stayed in the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2016 via mobile

We just finished our stay of 6 nights at Ylang Ylang and can't speak highly enough of this slice of paradise. The food was delicious, the service friendly and helpful and the beachfront bungalows are sublime. We had the beach front dining experience on our final night and rate it as one of the most special experiences imaginable. There place... More 

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Sunnyvale, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2016

We traveled here recently for our honeymoon. We stayed in one of their domes just steps from the beach. It's a quiet and private hotel with easy access to the beach and walking distance to waterfalls. I'd highly recommend staying if you are looking for a secluded peaceful place to spend time with your significant other.

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Godstone, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016

We had Dome 1 which was right on the beach, and close to the pool & reception area. Unfortunately you can't swim in the sea directly opposite the bungalow but you can walk to Rio Grande (20 mins) which is a lovely long beach where the surfers go or a 5/10 minute walk to a beach near the town. The... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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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 )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
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: $213 - $315 (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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