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Pueblo Real
Ranked #7 of 33 Specialty Lodging in Quepos
Reviewed March 18, 2008

We really enjoyed Pueblo Real even though upon arriving we felt it did not meet our expectations. We booked through RCI and they had labeled it silver crown. Not really. Yet, it is amazing what you can get used to!
Units: The units are very basic but clean, except for the ants.(You are in the jungle.) You need to keep your food put away. Same with clothes, they will get damp if the AC is not on. There was a septic smell several times when we returned from a day trip.
Also, my cell phone went missing. I did find a maid going through my stuff one day! So always use the safe. This is the same in any hotel in CR.
2 bedrooms and 2 baths are a good size, so for four people it worked well. The living area is crowded and awkwardly laid out. Beds were hard, Kitchen was spare. We used it for breakfast and lunch.They have 2 BBQ pits available. AC worked, but only an on and off switch, which was fine. It has great views of the gardens and pool if you are on that side. Very peaceful to watch the birds. There are lots of animals, lizards, geckos, frogs, around the place each day. Fun to watch. Families there seemed to really enjoy it.
This is a small condo resort, 28 units and so you get to know the desk staff who are friendly and helpful. The maids and other staff do not speak english, so best to make your requests through reception. They are only on from 7am- 7pm.
They could improve this place with upgrades to the bedding and waterfront. They kept the main areas outside clean and well maintained. Nice small pool, never crowded. Don't order from the pool bar, our margaritas were soaked in salt! Go to happy hour in Manuel Antonio.
A great place to stay because of its location. They also arrange trips from the hotel. Best to have a car, but taxis are cheap. Always watch your stuff.
Great location! Just minutes from Manuel Antonio National park which is where we spent most of our time. There is shopping nearby if you are used to small stores.
I would go there again, because it was away from the hustle and bustle of Quepos and Manuel Antonio and they arranged tours for you. Quiet and beautiful.

  • Stayed: March 2008, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed January 22, 2008

My family and I travelled here one year ago through Geo Time share and stayed for two weeks...we liked it so much we came back the next month and my parents bought a condo there. Just recently got back from another trip from Dec29th-Jan8th 2008. It is a great place to go that is more rural! 3 hour drive from San Jose but WORTH it!!! It is located on an Estuary where the tide goes up and down dramatically. When the tide is up you can take a boat across and walk across Isla Damas and be on a secluded beach! Pool at the hotel is great!

I would suggest that you do rent a vehicle as Quepos is a 10 minute drive and Manuel Antonio national park is a 20 minute drive. Or a taxi is 20$ to the national park.

Michael and George are AWESOME...at the front desk and will be sure to help you out with anything you may need!

Elizabeth works for Geo and she is really great as well she can help book all your tours and anything else you may need!

All in all it is a very relaxed setting there are a few local restaurants located within walking distance from the hotel Cayuga being one which is very well priced and good home cooked food! All rooms are equipped with full kitchens and there is a grocery store 5 minutes away.

Check out Chino's Monkey tours with Diego he is excellent and you will be SURE to get up close to the Monkeys! or his night tour where you can go look for Crocodiles and spot frogs/toads/snakes/birds!!!

  • Stayed: January 2008, traveled with family
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13  Thank luvinmytravel
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Reviewed July 11, 2017
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  • Stayed: December 2016, traveled with family
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Reviewed May 28, 2017
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  • Stayed: May 2017, traveled with friends
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Reviewed May 26, 2017
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Room Tip: mucha tranquilidad, excelente vista en las mañanas, acceso rapido a la piscina, muy bien equipados l...
  • Stayed: May 2017, traveled with friends
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Reviewed January 26, 2017
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Room Tip: Las habitaciones con vista a la piscina pueden ser un poco ruidosas en la noche.
  • Stayed: January 2017, traveled with family
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Thank MarcoCS
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Reviewed January 18, 2016 via mobile
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Stayed: January 2016, traveled with family
3  Thank Mzamora75
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Address: Quepos 6350, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Quepos
Amenities:
Kitchenette Swimming Pool
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Ranked #7 of 33 Specialty Lodging in Quepos
Price Range: $157 - $203 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Pueblo Real 2*
Number of rooms: 28
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