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    Backyard Hotel

    Hermosa Beach | 4 km south of Playa Jaco, Playa Hermosa 4023, Costa Rica
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    Overview
    • Excellent39%
    • Very good33%
    • Average14%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible9%
    Travelers talk about
    “surf contest” (6 reviews)
    “local beer” (3 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Room Service
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    Bar/Lounge
    Wheelchair access
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 72 reviews

    Reviewed April 30, 2017

    We wanted ocean views in mid-priced accommodation and Backyard delivered! Well-sized room, pool, right on beach. Fun bar next door where there was music and people but the place was not as busy as main town, Jaco. Great beach to walk on (but hot black...More

    Thank Maris-Ann
    Response from Nick K, Gerente at Backyard HotelResponded May 1, 2017

    Thank you very much for your opinion and for the choosing the Backyard Hotel. We are happy to know that you enjoyed your stay in our hotel. We hope for you return of the hotel again, you are welcome to the hotel any time in...More

    Reviewed April 12, 2017

    Knowing the area, I had careful expectations. But Backyard Hotel surprised me! It is a great little place. Little because it is only 8 rooms. But they are clean, confortable and right next to the pool in front of the beach. Just like the photographs....More

    Thank Dario D
    Response from Nick K, Gerente at Backyard HotelResponded April 16, 2017

    Thank you very much for your opinion and for the choosing the Backyard Hotel. We are happy to know that you enjoyed your stay in our hotel. We hope for you return of the hotel again, you are welcome to the hotel any time in...More

    Reviewed March 13, 2017

    A wonderful beach front hotel with very friendly and helpful staff, clean and comfortable rooms that are serviced daily. There is a restaurant and bar on the premises, nice pool and fairly close to Jaco if you want more activities, night light and restaurants. Quite...More

    Thank Rhodesia1965
    Response from Nick K, Gerente at Backyard HotelResponded March 14, 2017

    Thank you very much for the choosing the Backyard Hotel, we are happy to know that you enjoyed your stay in our hotel. We hope for you return of the hotel again, you are welcome to the hotel any time in the future.

    Reviewed March 11, 2017

    My spouse and I have traveled to Playa Hermosa and Jaco several times the past few years and were very happy to have the Backyard Hotel recommended to us by a friend. We had a corner suite with a fantastic ocean view. Staff was lovely....More

    Thank GreatLakesLara
    Response from Nick K, Gerente at Backyard HotelResponded March 14, 2017

    Thank you very much for the choosing the Backyard Hotel, we are happy to know that you enjoyed your stay in our hotel. We hope for you return of the hotel again, you are welcome to the hotel any time in the future.

    Reviewed February 16, 2017 via mobile

    The Backyard Hotel and Bar is by far the best place I went on my Costa Rician vacation. The atmosphere is a surfers paradise coupled by the most gorgeous sunsets and the friendliest staff, making this place my number one stop! I would highly highly...More

    Thank Smoores2
    Response from Nick K, Gerente at Backyard HotelResponded March 14, 2017

    Thank you very much for the choosing the Backyard Hotel, we are happy to know that you enjoyed your stay in our hotel. We hope for you return of the hotel again, you are welcome to the hotel any time in the future.

    Las Brisas Resort and Villas
    135 reviews
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    151 reviews
    #5 of 5 hotels in Playa Hermosa
     
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Room Service
    • Business Center with Internet Access
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • $95 - $225 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 10
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    • Location
    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Puntarenas >
    • Playa Hermosa
    • Also Known As
    • Backyard Hotel Playa Hermosa ,
    • Backyard Hotel Costa Rica/Playa Hermosa
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    Traveler (88)
    Pool & Beach (24)
    Room & Suite (15)
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    Response from CasuarinaItaly | Reviewed this property |
    I don't know how much a cab is but if you are flying into San Jose it is quite far. By the way this hotel over booked me by $50.00 and still owes me the money from a false charge on my credit card. They said they would... More
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    February 3, 2015|
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    Response from irip99 | Reviewed this property |
    Not sure where your hotel is. Backyard is on the Hermosa/Jaco beach area. If you are staying in costa for any length of time rent a car. Taxis are expensive and will add up quickly. I understand its cultural for Canadians to... More
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    "Lower floor (of two) near back was close too pool and few steps from lounge chairs with ocean view. Was..."
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    "All rooms are nice. But there are 2 that face the ocean. Book those if you can."
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    "for us we enjoyed the lower floor ocean suite looking at the surf break and have your cup of coffee and watch..."
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    "Second floor, ocean front."
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