We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
$25 Amazon.com Gift Card Get yours when you book a hotel on TripAdvisor and review your stay!

Hotel Ceciliano

Show Prices
Book on TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Enter dates for best prices
powered by PriceFinder
Prices from our online travel partners are not available
We can't find prices for this hotel
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in Quepos
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Management photos
Hotel Ceciliano
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers","shims"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","shims":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'shims'))"}},"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

14 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Showing 7: English reviews
Heredia, Costa Rica
Level Contributor
88 reviews
31 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

I am no snob when it comes to budget accommodations, but this place is not a place I would ever return to, no matter what they charge. It is in need of serious maintenance - the AC does not work well at all. You may have ice cold air blowing right in your face, or no AC at all. In... More 

1 Thank Quincho Q
Seattle, Washington
Level Contributor
54 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

Don't be discouraged by the totally faded sign, Hotel Ceciliano was an amazing find in the heart of Quepos (1.5 blocks from the bus station towards the greenery hill). We stumbled into this spot after finding other places too expensive, even without air conditioning. I'm pretty sure it's usually locals here, as there was only one other room in use,... More 

1 Thank AnnerAndAaron
Jacksonville, Florida
Level Contributor
154 reviews
24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

We actually checked into this hotel on accident, the bus driver dropped us off at the Ceciliano when our reservation was for the location next door but didn't realize it until long after we settled in! The hotel is quite inexpensive....2 beds in a small room with AC and private shower and toilet runs 30 bucks a night, but they... More 

Thank C B
HotelCeciliano, Gerente at Hotel Ceciliano, responded to this review
Google Translation

Hola, estimado (a) amigo (a), es un gusto contar con sus sugerencias y comentarios, asi la nueva administracion que comenzo... More 

San Ramon, Costa Rica
Level Contributor
57 reviews
25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2014

there is a backpacker's place a few blocks away that is 10x better then this dump. No a/c, no private bath, louder then the bus station, way over priced, the only positive is it is downtown Quepos but that's it.

2 Thank Tomas M
HotelCeciliano, Gerente at Hotel Ceciliano, responded to this review
Google Translation

Hola, estimado (a) amigo (a), es un gusto contar con sus sugerencias así la nueva administración que comenzó a regir... More 

Travelers are raving about these Quepos hotels

Level Contributor
89 reviews
52 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2012

Nothing special, cheap but it really needs a renovation. The bathrooms are terrible. Ugly, old and very noisy street. The service is normal and the wifi didn´t work on the rooms. They don´t have kitchen so you can´t have breakfast there.

2 Thank MangosdBoston
HotelCeciliano, Gerente at Hotel Ceciliano, responded to this review

Hotel Ceciliano, welcomes your suggestions, which is why we have new management in 2014, which offer rooms with wifi, private bathroom, air conditioning, TV, a good price, try our guests get a peaceful and harmonious accommodation, we invite you to visit our facilities. emphasized that this hotel is one of the oldest in Quepos, which has been remodeled. thanks More 

Rio de Janeiro, RJ
Level Contributor
109 reviews
102 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 170 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2012

Quepos is a small touristy town. The hotel is located within easy walking distance to the touristy center and the bus terminal. The hotel has several rooms of different quality. This review is for rooms in the original (old) building behind reception. There was pleasant front yard with seating area. Although it is located on a street which can get... More 

1 Thank povetron
HotelCeciliano, Gerente at Hotel Ceciliano, responded to this review

Our hotel is family run, its infrastructure is old, over 50 years, whatever with 3 types of rooms (collective, private air-conditioned privadascon with fan) The private rooms have air conditioning or fan, private bathroom, tv. Collective rooms feature fan, and the bathroom is shared with other rooms in the same category. these three categories of rooms cuentasn with private parking,... More 

South Lake Tahoe, California
Level Contributor
5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2012

passed through quepos twice within a few weeks in january 2012 and stayed here several nights each time...really nice place to stay. nice clean rooms. a super nice family owns and runs the place...great people...good breakfast too...you can walk to everything in town in a few minutes...bus station 2 minutes...p

Thank p b
HotelCeciliano, Gerente at Hotel Ceciliano, responded to this review

Hi, Hotel Ceciliano welcomes your comments, it's an honor you enjoyed your stay in Quepos in our facilities, we are at your service, nustros customers is our priority, we always try, that our guests feel at home, this 2014, our goal is to improve the service and of course gradually remodeling the facility. we have wifi, parking and breakfast is... More 

Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

27 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

All Traveler Photos (14)
Hotel & Grounds (1)
Room/Suite (4)
Bathroom (4)
View from Room (1)
Other (4)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

All Management Photos (13)
Hotel & Grounds (6)
Family/Play Areas (4)
Room/Suite (3)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Quepos
1.5 mi away
La Sirena Hotel
La Sirena Hotel
#2 of 15 in Quepos
4.0 of 5 stars 275 reviews
3.0 mi away
La Posada Private Jungle Bungalows
La Posada Private Jungle Bungalo...
#7 of 48 in Manuel Antonio National Park
4.5 of 5 stars 824 reviews
0.2 mi away
BEST WESTERN Kamuk Hotel & Casino
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
0.8 mi away
Hotel Mono Azul
Hotel Mono Azul
#1 of 15 in Quepos
3.5 of 5 stars 339 reviews
0.9 mi away
Hotel Plaza Yara
Hotel Plaza Yara
#5 of 48 in Manuel Antonio National Park
4.5 of 5 stars 584 reviews
0.0 mi away
Cabinas Mansion Tropical
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question


  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Restaurant
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
It is a Family Hotel, where you spend a quiet night at home, family atmosphere, with prices to everyone. It is surrounded by very nice and cool nature. We have private parking, double rooms, single, double bed, private bathroom, air conditioning, Wi-Fi. Where cleaning and cleanliness in general is first. Come and enjoy a little vacation in Quepos. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Ceciliano

Address: Quepos, Costa Rica, Quepos, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Quepos
Number of rooms: 22
Also Known As:
Hotel Ceciliano Costa Rica/Quepos
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing