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“Breathtaking Natural Beauty of Costa Rica ~ Pura Vida Experience” 5 of 5 bubbles
Review of Clandestino Beach Resort

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Clandestino Beach Resort
Ranked #2 of 4 Hotels in Parrita
Certificate of Excellence
Vancouver, Canada
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“Breathtaking Natural Beauty of Costa Rica ~ Pura Vida Experience”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 9, 2011

My husband, daughter and I were thrilled to spend time at Palo Seco's newest resort ~ Clandestino. The venue is breath taking ~ with its natural design & architecture, proximity to miles of white sand beaches and our favourite: world-class waves in every direction, including right outside our front door. The accommodations are five star and the grounds are reminiscent of what we love about Costa Rica ~ its natural beauty. The service we received was again, five star all the way through, from our booking arrangements, airport pickup, area tours, to the end of our stay as we returned to the airport.

Clandestino's restaurant offers a wonderful menu and a great bar to enjoy new company and the spectacular sights of this wonder, particularly the pool and grounds. We definitely recommend Clandestino to all of our friends and family, and will look forward to returning again over the Christmas holidays.

5 ***** plus!

Thank you to all for an unforgettable experience

  • Stayed October 2011, traveled solo
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Property: Clandestino Beach Resort
Address: Este Desde la Entrada a Playa Palo Seco 5 Km | Playa Palo Seco, Parrita 60901, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Parrita
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly) Restaurant Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #2 of 4 Hotels in Parrita
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Clandestino Beach Resort 3.5*
Number of rooms: 12
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Clandestino Beach Resort is a Beachfront boutique hotel, located in the Central Pacific region of Costa Rica, on a beautiful and wild beach sprinkled with coconut trees along 10 km of in Palo Seco Beach. The hotel is located at about 20 km from Quepos and 45 km. from Jaco next to the magnificent Manuel Antonio National Park. The highway from San Jose is in very good conditions, leading the guests on a two hour drive through an incredible landscape with several different microclimates and a very diverse flora and fauna. Visitors can enjoy the beauty of the area, the sounds of nature, the tropical breeze, the wildlife and of course also get to know the local culture and people. The hotel has 12 luxury rooms, designed in natural tones and built with local materials such as Teak wood structures, Royal Palm leaf roofs, natural stone bathrooms, and bamboo ceilings, terraces and furniture. We offer you 4 rooms with king size beds and 8 rooms with two queen size beds each (all rooms have TV, Free WIFI, A/C, ceiling fans, hair dryers and hot water). For your safety our hotel has security cameras and night watchmen. The hotel also features a large, turtle-shaped swimming pool facing the ocean, Jacuzzi, a waterfall, and a water mirror for sunbathing, all surrounded by lush gardens, green iguanas, wonderful birds, sloths, funny capuchin monkeys that come to the hotel from the Mangrove. It is in every sense a dream come true. The unique and beautiful restaurant features an ocean view and serves international and local dishes that appease even the most demanding connoisseurs of gourmet cuisine. In the cozy bar you will be able to enjoy a variety of delicious tropical cocktails, play pool and table tennis or just lay back and enjoy your stay. All of this with an exclusive atmosphere and good music. ... more   less 
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