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Hotel Raratonga

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Lucerne
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2011

Great place to stay in Santa Teresa, just a few meters walk from the natural and undisturbed beach. We had a room and an apartment and were completely happy with both of them. The hotel is indeed a bit small but very clean and neat. Specially worth mentioning also the hosts, who are very very helpful with any query coming... More 

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Hopkinton, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2011

First time traveling to Costa Rica and this place was perfect for the week my friend and I stayed. Great room, everything was very clean and spot on with the rate we were paying to stay. Nice location, right near a great little resturant and market place. The beach is super close. The staff was very friendly and forth going...definetly... More 

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Treasure Island, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2011

Hotel Raratonga is a wonderful place to stay. As far as location goes, you get the best of both worlds because it is secluded yet still walking distance from the main part of town, and conveniently close to a local supermarket. Its just a short walk down a nice path to the beach, which is absolutely stunning and uncrowded with... More 

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Usa, Japan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2011

Great times. The staff was so great at getting us to and from the airport and setting up tours etc. They did it all with keeping the cost down for us. It was a great. If I end up back in Costa Rica I will definately stay there again!

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New York City, New York
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2010

This was a very nice place and reasonably priced. Mostly cedar interiors and a nice clean pool in the courtyard. My fellow travelers thought the mattresses were a bit hard, but i like them firm. We stayed at The Raratonga Apartments, which are right across the street from the best surf spot, with great breaks for beginners and pros and... More 

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Lexington, Kentucky
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2010

We enjoyed our stay at Raratonga very much. It definitely has a casual and relaxing atmosphere. We were the only visitors staying at the hotel during our vacation so it was very quiet and relaxing. We really enjoyed having the pool only a few steps from our apartment and the beach is a very short walk away. We were able... More 

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Nosara, Costa Rica
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2010

We spent 3 nights at Hotel Raratonga and loved every minute of it. We got a basic room which had a safe, a fridge, and coffee machine for a great price. They also had some apartments which were nice that would be great for groups. They all had decks that you could lounge on and have your coffee and the... More 

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Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2010

Alyssa at the Hotel Rotatonga was very helpful. She was able to give us all the neccicary information to make our trip as enjoyable as possible. The staff at the hotel was very friendly and did a great job of keeping things clean. I will and have reccomended Rotatonga to many others looking to visit Costa Rica!

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Los Angeles
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2010

Can't say enough about what a value Hotel Raratonga is. Alessia made everything so easy for us in terms of traveling to and from the remote location, and also made some great recommendations of places to eat and things to do in the area. The rooms are perfectly clean and charming, and the bed was comfortable. We traveled all over... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2010

We stayed a week at the Raratonga bungalows in August and it was absolutely ideal. We'd been traveling a fair bit and it was a great place to lay down our bags for a week and relax. The bungalow was beautifully finished and cleaned spotless every day, we had our own kitchen which saved us untold amounts on eating out... More 

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Pool
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel Raratonga is a small friendly lodge with 7 units total, double private rooms and fully equipped kitchen apartments for 2 to 4 persons, swimming pool, A/C, private bathroom, hot water, safety box, wi-fi, daily cleaning. Rates from $45-$60 p/night p/double room. 5 minutes walking from the best surf spot and beach of Santa Teresa, supermarkets and restaurants. Ideal for couples, families and group of friends. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Raratonga

Address: | 3 kms north from the Intersection of Playa el Carmen, Santa Teresa 60111, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Santa Teresa
Price Range: $50 - $82 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
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Hotel Raratonga Costa Rica/Santa Teresa
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