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Andaz Peninsula Papagayo Resort

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West Haven, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This was our first time traveling to Costa Rica and we were not sure where to stay. We picked Andaz because the reviews were great. I have to tell you from the moment we walked in to the day we left we felt that the staff was part of our family. They were always making sure everything was okay and... More 

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Burlington, North Carolina
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

The most beautiful area along the bay of the pacific. The room was massive and immaculate. The natural setting was beautiful with monkeys, iguanas, and koatis are everywhere. Food was great. The beach is beautiful, private, and shaded. We will go back

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AdamANdAZ, General Manager at Andaz Peninsula Papagayo Resort, responded to this review

Dear Drtoddg, I am thrilled to read that you intend to return to our unique property and setting. We are indeed embedded in nature which allows some amazing encounters with our local animals. I look forward to welcoming you back in the near future and please feel free to contact me directly at adam.zilber@andaz.com should you require any further assistance.... More 

Eden Prairie, Minnesota
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6 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We had a fantastic week! Best vacation ever!! I'd rate the Andaz a 5, but I'm hoping to find even better resorts in the future. I read plenty of review ahead of time, and expected slow dining service... but was pleased to find that I only wondered when my drink was coming a couple of times. The staff is fantastic.... More 

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AdamANdAZ, General Manager at Andaz Peninsula Papagayo Resort, responded to this review

Hola Ty H, We can't wait to welcome you and your family back to enjoy our elegant tree house. Please feel free to contact me directly at adam.zilber@andaz.com for any future assistance and thank you for sharing your feedback for other inspiration seekers to read. Pura Vida, AZ Adam Zilber General Manager More 

Marina del Rey, California
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6 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We found the Resort to be first rate. The service was excellent. Very friendly staff. Rooms are gorgeous. Rental car from the Hotel is as easy as pie and for me the way to go. We had one issue with our safe and I was not pleased with the way the matter was handled, but nothing in life is perfect.... More 

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AdamANdAZ, General Manager at Andaz Peninsula Papagayo Resort, responded to this review

Dear aramh, I was delighted to read that you had a great overall visit but am concerned about the comments you made with regards to the handling of the issue with your safe. May I ask that you email me at adam.zilber@andaz.com so that I may obtain some additional insight as to how we could have better handled this issue... More 

New York City, New York
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7 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Stayed with my family during the Fourth of July weekend. Nice hotel, great rooms with outrageous views, friendly staff, and extremely helpful concierge, especially Ricardo, when needing any information. Food was very good and the kitchen staff helped carter to my dietary needs way beyond my expectations. During our 8 night stay they only had live music one night. That... More 

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AdamANdAZ, General Manager at Andaz Peninsula Papagayo Resort, responded to this review

Hola 20jack03, Many thanks for taking the time to share your feedback for other travelers to read. I was delighted that you had a great visit and will be sure to recognize those associates who went out of their way to make a connection with you. Live music is offered on Saturday nights in Chao Pescao, our neighborhood bar. However,... More 

Castle Rock, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I just returned from our 20th anniversary trip to Costa Rica. After being presented with many resorts to choose from by our travel agent, we chose the Andaz. Yeah---we made the right choice!!! We were looking for a place to RELAX (we have 5 kids and 3 businesses so relaxing was the main goal of this trip)... More 

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AdamANdAZ, General Manager at Andaz Peninsula Papagayo Resort, responded to this review

Hola TiffanyFlamm, Wow, you just made my day and I cannot thank you enough for not only deciding to spend your 20th anniversary with us, but for taking the time to share your experiences with other travelers and relaxation-seekers. Looks like WE were the fortunate ones to have you stay with us. I can imagine your need for some R... More 

Norton, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Our room was great...always cool...beautiful views...the hotel is set in to the area and blends with the natural beauty of the area...tremendous facility. From the moment we arrived until the moment we left, we were welcomed and truly made to feel at home. The staff went out of their way to satisfy any requests we had, housekeeping was great, front... More 

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AdamANdAZ, General Manager at Andaz Peninsula Papagayo Resort, responded to this review

Hola IforSfor1997, It is never too soon to come back and visit us! I am thrilled that you enjoyed our elegant tree house set into the natural surroundings and that you were made to feel at home. Please stay in touch with us via Facebook, Twitter, Instagram or email me directly via adam.zilber@andaz.com. We look forward to your next visit.... More 

Seattle, Washington
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at the Andaz at the end of our 2 week anniversary vacation. It was top notch! The staff was amazing, from greeting us in person to remembering our drinks and preferences at the restaurant or pool. Any questions we had about the area were quickly answered and some of the best suggestions came from the staff about local... More 

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AdamANdAZ, General Manager at Andaz Peninsula Papagayo Resort, responded to this review

Dear SLopez2014, We are very excited about the possibility of welcoming you back again in the (hopefully) near future. Please feel free to contact me directly at adam.zilber@andaz.com to assist with booking your next visit. Pura Vida, AZ Adam Zilber General Manager More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Beachfront
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
Services
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Laundry Service
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Business Center with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Andaz Peninsula Papagayo stands quietly among the trees, overlooking the sapphire blue waters of Culebra Bay. With spectacular design, the first Latin American Andaz, was inspired by the organic forms and shapes of the native flora and fauna, using the shapes of cocoons and shells for the hotel's facilities, stimulating the senses of guests in new and refreshing ways. Each of the 153 rooms balance modern design with touches of character that blend into the natural surroundings, with woven textiles, solid woods and carved artifacts highlighting the rich Costa Rican aesthetic. Guestrooms and suites offer a spacious balcony with breathtaking bay and forest views. Four of the 21 suites feature plunge pools, and the Presidential Suite offer a private, full-sized pool. The unique gastronomic experience of the Andaz Peninsula Papagayo s Cuisine features three themed restaurants. Each one tells a story about our culture. Chao Pescao, a casual dining enclave nestled within the lush Guanacaste landscape offering a small plates menu and the mixologists' specialties, is our neighborhood place. Rio Bhongo, the meeting point, a place for everyone, a culinary "paseo"... Just like a farmer's market. Ostra is our signature restaurant, elegant, discreet and romantic, offering all kind of delicacies from the sea, carefully prepared using the most sophisticated culinary techniques. Totally open kitchens allow a distinctive interaction with chefs, making guests feel like if they were visiting family or the home of a friend. Onda Spa is a respite of energy, touch and evolution. Elevated into the trees of Costa Rica's rich tropical forest, guests at Onda set out on a journey to envigorate both body and soul. Blending Papagayo's culture, senses, smells and touches, treatments are individually tailored for each guest, directly addressing specific needs, goals and desires. Andaz Peninsula Papagayo has a free-flowing environment that means no desks, no processes, no formality and thus, no stress. The home-feel experience allows you to enjoy complimentary a health-minded mini bar, complimentary wi-fi through out the resort and a complimentary kids program. Hotels in this collection reflect the unique cultural scene and spirit of the surrounding neighborhood through their Andaz Salon program and are dedicated to creating natural and vibrant living spaces where travellers can indulge in their own personal sense of comfort and style. Andaz meaning personal style in Hindi, is infused with character and weaves itself into the fabric of its locale. Every detail is an opportunity to explore the uniqueness of the destination and every moment is a chance to discover something new. True to the Andaz brand, Andaz Peninsula Papagayo will reflect Costa Rica's Pura Vida philosophy, creating locally-inspired experiences and engaging guests in the local culture in a comfortable, unique atmosphere for which Andaz is known. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Andaz Peninsula Papagayo Resort

Address: Peninsula Papagayo | Final de la Ruta 253, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Gulf of Papagayo
Price Range: $331 - $1,155 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Andaz Peninsula Papagayo Resort 4.5*
Number of rooms: 153
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