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Lone Oak
Reviewed December 27, 2013

My family (group included 42 people) stayed here for a destination wedding, Dec. 4-8. 2013. It was almost like we had the whole resort to ourselves. The food was good, but not great. It's like most inclusives I have been to. The resort is spread out, so some walking was involved, but very doable. I never dreaded the walk, as...

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed December 27, 2013

The hotel is decent, beautiful grounds, friendly stuff. A bit too much walking up and down, as it is located on the hill, the shoreline is very short, the taste of the dinner buffet food was sometimes not that great. Overall, price vs quality is good. What really made our stay in Costa Rica to remember and wanting to come...

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2Thank NatJulia
Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed December 26, 2013

Very nice place !!!! We like the area !! We like every think in Costa Rica !!! This Hotel is very nice clean , very nice people working there and every one spiking English !! we will stay again in this hotel !!

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4Thank Betty19705
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed December 26, 2013

My husband and I stayed here for a week. When we checked in, the woman at reception cheerfully told us we had an ocean view room so we were quite pleased to hear this. However, the room (Building 14 I think it was) ended up being at the very far end of the property and the "ocean view" was blocked...

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3Thank Nancy s
Heredia, Costa Rica
Reviewed December 24, 2013

Overall the place is perfect. It's located in a hill, so people with some disabilities or maybe like us, just lazy, will use the fun ride and be amazed of the driver's abilities going in reverse. The food was great, but maybe the main dinner is smaller than the needs call, but the snack bar had plenty of room and...

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1Thank kchanto
Cleveland, Ohio
Reviewed December 22, 2013

Took my wife for honeymoon getaway. Overall a great experience. The room was beautiful and temperature controlled. The Oceanview room had a view of the ocean, but there were trees between us and the water. The staff were friendly and helpful as a whole. THe activities guys in particular were a lot of fun. No shame. There were simple non-motorized...

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3Thank James B
Warren, Michigan
Reviewed December 20, 2013 via mobile

So I just came back home from my vacation and I'm wondering why so many bad reviews on this hotel. My fiance and I had a wonderful time at this resort. It was peaceful, clean and the service was great. The buffet had something for every one and there specialty Italian and oriental restaraunts were fantastic.I'm from detroit and this...

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5Thank larz417
Reviewed December 20, 2013

This is a great location if you don't care to be busy doing something all the time during your vacation. There is plenty to do, but the excursions tend to be daylong, yet most are very unique and likely worth experiencing. The staff are very courtious and helpful. The food was quite good, and was more like eating local fare...

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4Thank Mbyford
Ferndorf, Austria
Reviewed December 16, 2013

I read a lot of reviews of this hotel before our stay and found out that partly they really hit the point. What many people reported here was that they were hassled by sales representatives wanting them to have a free presentation on some holiday resort etc. So i prepared my husband that we should really be hard here not...

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5Thank Laura P
Wausau, Wisconsin
Reviewed December 15, 2013

My husband and I spent a week here for our honeymoon and had a great time! The resort was beautiful! Staff was great-everyone was very friendly! Activities staff at the pool did an awesome job getting participation and had several fun activities planned throughout the week. The food was good-no complaints! We had no troubles getting a reservation at both...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
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  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
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  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
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  • Minibar
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  • Free Parking
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in Guanacaste on the Pacific coast of Costa Rica,The Adults Only Occidental Grand Papagayo is only at 25 minutes from the Liberia International Airport. This Resort surrounded by nature, boast lush tropical lanscape with scenic views of Bahía Culebra in Papagayo Golf.Ideal for couples, honeymooners and adult guest seeking a relaxing getaway. The Occidental Grand Papagayo offers a highly persolized five star all- inclusive experience delivered by an attentive and dedicated staff. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Occidental Papagayo - Adults only

Address: Playa Buena, 485000, Costa Rica (Formerly Occidental Grand Papagayo by Barceló)
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Gulf of Papagayo
Price Range: $192 - $539 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Occidental Papagayo - Adults only 4*
Number of rooms: 163
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Also Known As:
Occidental Grand Papagayo Hotel Gulf Of Papagayo
Occidental Grand Papagayo Gulf Of
Occidental Grand Papagayo Costa Rica
Grande Papagayo Costa Rica
Grand Papagayo Liberia
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#1 Best Value Hotel in Gulf of Papagayo
#4 Top resorts Hotel in Gulf of Papagayo
#5 Spa Hotel in Gulf of Papagayo
#6 Luxury Hotel in Gulf of Papagayo
#7 On the Beach Hotel in Gulf of Papagayo
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“We were in 1600's and I think these the best rooms for the view and private sitting area overlooking water..”
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“We choose the ocean view. There are no rooms right on the beach but the view was great! Our family had building 20, 21 and 24.”
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“We got the ocean view and LOVED it! It's more on the quieter side of the resort, easy to get to the beach!”
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“Building 23”
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“Ocean view, we upgraded had wonderful viejw.”
 of 5 bubbles DavidandJill2014, 1 week ago | Read review
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