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    Costa Smeralda

    Calle 18 Bis | Papagayo Gulf, 5000, Costa Rica
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    • Average33%
    • Poor67%
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    Dec 9, 2005
    “Definite Room for Improvement”
    Nov 3, 2005
    “Like bugs trailing across your room?”
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Room Service
    Fitness center
    Wheelchair access
    Business Center
    Tennis Court
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    Reviewed December 9, 2005

    Let me start of by saying that I was at the resort a year ago, it is possible that improvements have been made. I traveled to the resort with 2 other friends and when booking, we were under the impression that it was a 4...More

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    Reviewed November 3, 2005

    This resort was a disappointment. It wasn't well-run and there wasn't much to do. We stayed at the Costa Smerald in December 2004. It turned out that most of the staff had decided to take their vacations that week, so only one of the four...More

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    Reviewed October 2, 2004

    My husband and I went to Costa Rica in Dec. 2003. We stayed at the Grande Papagayo Resort. At that time it was Costa Smeralda. Since the ownership change I can't say anything about improvements as I don't know what if anything has changed. The...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Beachfront
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Business Center with Internet Access
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Tennis Court
    • Hotel Style
    • #7 Top resorts Hotel in Gulf of Papagayo
    • #10 On the Beach Hotel in Gulf of Papagayo
    • Number of rooms
    • 160
    • Location
    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Guanacaste >
    • Gulf of Papagayo
    • Also Known As
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