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Encinitas, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2013

I recently stayed here with my wife and 3 and 4 year old sons and had a great time. We stayed in the large 2 bedroom house which was the perfect size for a family and the staff was great. The beach out front and pool were amazing and we will definitely be back.

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New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2013

We stayed at Playa Cielo during last year for the Thanksgiving weekend. It was a collection of beautifully secluded private luxury beachfront villas each with an individual style which made it feel like a home from home. The hosts (Adele and Sol) were very friendly and welcoming. We enjoyed daily Boogie boarding with fantastic surf and loved spending time on... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2013

Beautifully secluded on the beach, yet the most conveniently located in walking distance to local attractions, Playa Cielo is not only the nicest place to stay (as close to a Relais Chateaux as you can get in Santa Teresa), it has an amazing restaurant, (Habanero), overlooking the ocean. The food is incredible with to-die-for dishes you can't get at home!... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2013 via mobile

Centrally located to supermarkets and restaurants.Relax by beachfront pool or lounge in any of the available hammocks by the ocean. eautiful, luxury beachfront villas each with amazing ocean views!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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Escazú, San Jose, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2013

Is this place real!? Its more like a dream! The combination of my beachfront villa, beachfront restaurant (Habanero), great service, very friendly staff, and listening to the waves breaking right from my room equals BLISS! A truly beautiful hidden paradise! I live in Costa Rica and will be coming back here every time I come to playa Santa Teresa.... Thank... More 

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Redondo Beach, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2013

Brought my two children to this superb secret spot nestled in the jungle. My daughter, a hard to please tween, said she had one of the best times of her life here. On the way home to California, my 6 year old son said "Mom, can we just pick dad and the dog up and go right back to the... More 

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Falls Church, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2013

This was the second stop for my wife and I on our honeymoon. Despite the rough ride in to Santa Teresa, Playa Cielo made it worthwhile. Our casita was amazing! The windows looked out towards the beach...we could easily leave the doors open and listen to the sound of the waves crashing along the shore. The casita was quite romantic.... More 

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Grand Rapids, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2013

My husband and I stayed here for a week in November and had a wonderful and relaxing time. The casitas are beautiful and the one we stayed in (Mariposa) had a great view of the ocean. I loved spending time on the patio relaxing and gazing at the ocean and beautifully landscaped garden. This was our second time in the... More 

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Waterford, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2013

We flew to Tambor (close to Santa Teresa) from the Arenal Airstrip after staying at The Four Seasons. It was the perfect end to our vacation! You will not be disappointed if you decide to stay here. We felt so lucky when we arrived at Playa Cielo. The grounds are beautiful, the people are kind, the food is delicious, the... More 

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2013

I can't say enough great things about Playa Cielo, the owners and employees! We stayed for a week in April and enjoyed every minute. The villas are awesome (El Tucan has the best view/location), very comfortable, and we loved having the mini kitchen. We loved relaxing in the hammocks on the porch. The staff (especially Etti - sp?) are amazing!... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Award winning, luxurious private villas, each with an open sky shower, a kitchenette and outdoor sitting area, tucked in a lush tropic garden. Outdoor, beachfront chemical-free swimming pool with lounge chairs and hammocks on the beach, for the utmost relaxing atmosphere and the best sunset view. Restaurant onsite. Centrally located to supermarkets and restaurants. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Playa Cielo

Address: Main Street, Santa Teresa 5361, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Santa Teresa
Price Range: $227 - $429 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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Also Known As:
Playa Cielo Hotel Santa Teresa
Playa Cielo Costa Rica/Santa Teresa
Hotel Style:
#4 Family Hotel in Santa Teresa
#5 Romantic Hotel in Santa Teresa
#6 On the Beach Hotel in Santa Teresa
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