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Hotel Meli Melo

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel is very well located, great shower and air conditioning. There is a fridge in the shared cooking area where you can keep your food. It's a budget hotel and it is fair for what you pay. We had a pleasant stay at the Meli Melo.

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Palmer, Alaska
Reviewed March 4, 2017 via mobile

Hotel Meli Melo is a budget friendly, clean, and well-located hotel on the main street in Santa Teresa. A shared cooking area, refrigerator space, and outdoor seating is great great for breakfast or dinners. The owners are on the property and very approachable if you need information about the surrounding area. If you rent a car, you can park in...

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Harpenden, United Kingdom
Reviewed December 25, 2016 via mobile

My boyfriend and I stayed in Meli Melo from the beginning of October until beginning of December. We honestly could speak any higher of our experience there. Melanie and Freddie were brilliant hosts - super helpful and friendly in every way. We got on with them really well. The facilities were great. We used the kitchen every night and it...

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed August 23, 2016 via mobile

I left Meli Melo this morning and already miss it so much, I could have stayed forever! I've travelled around Costa Rica and stayed in a few places but this was absolutely perfect for me, just across from the beautiful beach and close to everything you could ever need, it soon felt like home. Melanie and Fred were so lovely...

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hotelmelimelo, Owner at Hotel Meli Melo, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the lovely review, I hope to see you again in Santa Teresa and I would like to apologize I didn t get to say goodbye. Take care and Pura Vida ! Melanie

Spokane, Washington, United States
Reviewed June 2, 2016

This was our fourth stay at Hotel Meli Melo. We love it here and also love Santa Teresa. Probably our favorite place in Costa Rica. We had one of the rooms at the very back, and really enjoyed it. Great air conditioning, comfy bed, and always clean and beautiful. The gardens are beautiful and we love having the dogs and...

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hotelmelimelo, Owner at Hotel Meli Melo, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your nice review Lydia, it s always a pleasure to have you staying with us. See you soon Pura Vida Melanie

Gatineau, Canada
Reviewed April 25, 2016

It was our second year to book with Meli Melo hotel and to no surprise we enjoyed our stay as much as the first time. Fred and Melanie are very accommodating and know the surroundings very well. All the rooms are well maintained and cleaned daily. The kitchen has everything you may need to cook up your meals and fresh...

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Reviewed April 13, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I stayed here for 2 nights while passing through Santa Teresa and were so happy to find this little gem. Incredibly friendly staff, clean rooms with daily maid service and directly across the street from the beach. Walking distance to markets and plenty of restaurants. Right in the middle of town ... Took about 15 min to...

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hotelmelimelo, Owner at Hotel Meli Melo, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your experience at Meli Melo. So glad you stay with us. Pura Vida Melanie

Newport Beach, California
Reviewed April 8, 2016

This is a perfect spot if you are going for a low maintenance surf trip or just want to relax and save some cash. The rooms are kept very clean and although it's off of the main road, the location still feels very private. The owners are very nice and are willing to accommodate special requests. Above average coffee if...

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hotelmelimelo, Owner at Hotel Meli Melo, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your experience at Meli Melo. Happy to meet you and hope to see you back in Paradise. Pura Vida Melanie

New Preston, Connecticut
Reviewed March 26, 2016

This is the perfect place to stay in Santa Teresa. The hotel is clean, quiet, cool, and set back from the dust of the road. The owners are amiable and the cats and dogs are sweet and fun to have around. Plenty of restaurants within walking distance, beach is easily accessed. Less crowded section of town which was perfect for...

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Wilmington, NC
Reviewed January 28, 2016

This is the best place I have stayed in Santa Teresa period. The hotel is very very close to the beach and centrally located as far as groceries and restaurants are concerned. The rooms are clean and safe. The grounds are green and they use plants to give each room a little privacy. The AC works great and the showers...

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hotelmelimelo, Owner at Hotel Meli Melo, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your experience at Meli Melo, we are happy to hear that you like our facilities. Hope to see you back in Paradise :) Pura Vida Melanie

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Multilingual Staff
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The hotel Meli Melo is located in Santa Teresa, 2 min walk to the beach and few steps to groceries, restaurants...Our confortable rooms has AC, safety box, private bathroom with hot shower, private terrace and garden. We also offer to our guests a fully equipped kitchen.We have tour desk, surfboard rentals, surf lessons, bycicles free of charge...The hotel Meli Melo is the perfect place for beach and jungle lovers who wants to enjoy the Pura Vida in a cozy and comfortable place !!! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Meli Melo

Address: | 400m North of the Soccer Field, Santa Teresa 5810, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Santa Teresa
Price Range: $56 - $84 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hotel Meli Melo 2.5*
Number of rooms: 4
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Hotel Meli Melo Costa Rica/Santa Teresa
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“We were close to the road but it was fine. I was there for 2 weeks and all the rooms were good.”
bmcfeeters, Jan 28, 2016 | Read review
“Santa Teresa is a very busy place, lots of noisy ATV's, bikes, vehicles steady and this hotel is right on the main road in town, so the farther your bungalow is from the road the better!”
krsthom, Feb 8, 2015 | Read review
“There is no bad room here. Each one is perfect just depends on the number of beds you need!”
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BklynG, Feb 7, 2014 | Read review
“There are some rooms that face the communal kitchen and some that are placed a little farther back.”
jonathann354, Feb 6, 2014 | Read review
“We had one of the rooms at the back which was both quiet and private.”
AaronNW, Aug 25, 2013 | Read review
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