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Hotel Cuna del Angel

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9 km south of Dominical Beach | entrance to Puertocito, Dominical 60504, Costa Rica
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Tucson, Arizona
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Excellent hotel , good service ,good food , stay there twice already , friendly staff . from the hotel very easy to go to Uvita ,Ojochal . I love that part of costa rica. went twice last year . I am ready to go again

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San Jose, Costa Rica
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed for 1 night in July that we make a family trip to Dominical, since we arrived I knew it was the beginning of a nice experience. Welcome cocktail and fresh cold towels will be waiting for any new guest. Staff is very friendly. Every single small detail in decoration is unique and special. Our room was extremely clean,... More 

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hcda, General Manager at Hotel Cuna del Angel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for all your nice comments, one of our main porpuses at the hotel is to make our guests to feel special and at home. We feel glad that you enjoyed every aspect. The hotel is very small (boutique) that is why we don´t have an elevator. Please come back again and visit us again, it will... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016

This a great hotel between Dominical and Uvita. The staff is very friendly and helpful and the hotel clean and comfortable. Whilst the decor in the rooms is not to my taste, they are well equipped and comfortable. There are nice touches with complimentary soap, shampoo and hand wash as well as delicious coffee pods. We had a room overlooking... More 

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hcda, General Manager at Hotel Cuna del Angel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time in writing this nice review. We always feel very happy with our guests that enjoy every aspect of the hotel : staff, rooms, cleanliness, the ocean views, the food and the beaches near by. Please come back and visit us again soon. It will be a pleasure for us. More 

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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231 reviews
48 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 268 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2016

This is a wonderful hotel. They have trained the staff very well. Everyone is very good at their jobs. The hotel is clean and tidy and well planned. The air conditioning in the room worked great- which is needed as it is very hot in this area of Costa Rica. The included breakfast was nice and fresh. We did not... More 

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hcda, Manager at Hotel Cuna del Angel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time in writing this review. I am sure it will be very helpful for all readers. We feel very happy that you enjoyed your vacation at the hotel. As you say we do a big effort on trainning our staff to make feel the guests at home.The restaurant is one of the best... More 

Turrúcares
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2016

Beautiful located along the highway along the Pacific coast, about 9 kms south of the center of Dominical. It´s a charming boutique hotel with very nice spacious rooms (luxury rooms, they have other too) with a little refrigerator, safebox, coffemaker etc. The hotel has one of the better restaurants in the area with fine tasty food. The rooms are very... More 

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hcda, General Manager at Hotel Cuna del Angel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your nice review, thank you for the good comments regarding the restaurant, it is one of the best in the area, also 100% gluten free. Please come and visit us again soon. More 

Orange County, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2016

Hotel Cuna del Angel is such a great hotel. We found it based on a referral from another hotel. We did not have any reservations for the night and were looking for a hotel last minute. Luckily this one came our way. The people were great - so friendly and helpful. The hotel was very nice, clean, and quaint. I... More 

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hcda, Gerente at Hotel Cuna del Angel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your nice review. We feel very happy that you could find us. For our staff is always a pleasure to make our guests feel at home. So glad you could take advantage of our 100% gluten free restaurant, also with organic ingredients, known to be one of the best in the area. Please come back... More 

New York
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16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2016

This is a charming little hotel that pays attention to details. Everything from the delightful angel themes throughout the hotel to the lovely yellow and blue color scheme seems well organized and inviting . The rooms are very comfortable and a nice size, the terraces were a ice touch but hard to use due to the heat . The staff... More 

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hcda, Gerente at Hotel Cuna del Angel, responded to this review

Hello, greetings from Costa Rica. Thank you very much for taking the time for writing this great review, it will definitely be very helpful for all the readers. Thank you for all the good comments, we feel very happy that you had such a niche experience with every aspect of the hotel. As you say, our staff is our most... More 

Indianapolis, Indiana
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7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2016

On a day that reached 100F, we were trilled to have A/C. The room was a good size for the four of us. Wi-Fi was powerful. Pool was lovely. Grate overall experience. The restaurant staff was excellent. Incredibly attentive, made great suggestions, took our photo. We had such a lovely dinner.

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hcda, Gerente at Hotel Cuna del Angel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for all your good comments, we feel glad you enjoyd every aspect of the hotel : Staff, rooms, food, wifi etc.. Please come and visit us again soon. It will be a pleasure to have you back with us. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2016 via mobile

This was the best stay ever! Nice vieuws, clean rooms, amazing vieuws, amazing country and amazing people!!! The food was great and the restaurant was unique because it was on top and you could eat outside under a roof. There was a jaccuzi outside in the jungle and you can hear the monkeys at night and during daylight. Amazing expercience... More 

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hcda, General Manager at Hotel Cuna del Angel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review, it will be very helpful for all readers. We feel always very happy every time we see a guest enjoying every aspect of the hotel, we are glad you liked the view, ocean view and rainforest view, our staff and service. The food, the jacuzzi in the jungle and more... Please come back... More 

Spokane, Washington
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2016

It wasn't clear from the website that the cheaper rooms were in a separate building, down long flights of stairs, very small, very dark. They were not serving anything for dinner since a group was booked in the dining room and all that was available was to sit in the lobby and eat some kind of snack during certain hours.... More 

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hcda, General Manager at Hotel Cuna del Angel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time in writing your review. For us every opinion is very important, they lead us the way and always help us to improve.We are very sorry for not fullfilling your expectations. Yes the jungle rooms with a lower rate are on a separate building, they are down some stairs in the middle of... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
With unique architecture, Cuna del Angel (Cradle of Angel) is the result of careful planning to create an exclusive and cozy Boutique Hotel in midst of exuberant and lush tropical forest with boosting wildlife right in front of your room. Our Gourmet Restaurant „La Palapa“, the finest in the area,100% gluten free, and our luxury SPA, together with Cuna’s Salon, are specialized in a very personalized service to make your stay a unique feeling home experience.. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Cuna del Angel

Address: 9 km south of Dominical Beach | entrance to Puertocito, Dominical 60504, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Dominical
Price Range: $119 - $435 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Cuna del Angel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 25
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Also Known As:
Cuna Del Angel Hotel
Cuna Del Angel Dominical
Hotel Cuna Del Angel Costa Rica/Dominical
Hotel Style:
#1 Green Hotel in Dominical
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Dominical
#3 Romantic Hotel in Dominical
#4 Family Hotel in Dominical
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