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Columbus, Georgia, United States
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed in building 3 and had an oceanview. The polls were beautiful and the staff very friendly and anxious to please. Food was fair. Not much in the way of entertianment. There was no easy way to get just a cup of coffee in the morning. All that being said, for the price it was a fair deal. As...

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Virginia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an all inclusive hotel that offers multi options of fresh food. Although most of the guest speak a different type of Spanish, my husband seemed to get by. What was most enjoyable were the trips into the environment. We saw monkeys who were summoned to eat off of our shoulders and travelled into the forest on river boats...

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Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Wonderful resort, it was hard to leave! The staff is very friendly, and so are the locals! Clean rooms and pools, and fantastic food! However if you get the urge to go out on an adventure, find Gravin "Green Bean" by the pier. This kind gentlemen set us up for an excursion for the very next day that included everything...

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Gold Coast, Australia
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

It was relaxing and recovering time after Ultra Race. Hotel is bit old, lot of tourists with families. Receptionist was very kind! Rooms was not good at all without balcony and and clothes drier. But we loved so much beach and ocean as nobody swam where and we loved to seat on the beach and enjoy the sun. Main restaurant...

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Winter Park, Florida
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The hotel was fine. I wouldn't say it's a 4 star. More like a 3. The food is pretty good considering that it's free with the room. It's more of a family place for little kids. There are kids everywhere. They played really distasteful, super fast, super loud dance music for a couple of hours every day by the pool....

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San Jose, Costa Rica
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Let me start by saying that if you are looking for a place where you can enjoy a good swim in the sea, or a nice and romantic walk on the beach then this is not the hotel for you. Unfortunately, this hotel is located in one of the least attractive beaches in Puntarenas. Now, don´t you think the hotel...

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Santa Ana, Costa Rica
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The hotel is located on a dark beach. The view is nice. Understood that it used to be operated under another name before and it shows. Although the rooms have been renovated they give a cramped impression because the ceiling is quite low. Otherwise the rooms are nice, not luxurious but fine and clean. The beds are firm and good...

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DoubletreePuntarenas, General Manager at Doubletree Resort by Hilton, Central Pacific - Costa Rica, responded to this review

Dear Vinker: Thank you for taking the time to comment about your recent stay at our hotel. We sincerely appreciate your business because our main priority is for our guests to feel welcome and have a comfortable stay. We do understand from your feedback that you were not completely satisfied with the overall experience and we sincerely thank you for...

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

People who worked there barely speak English or don't. It's was complicated for us...as a guests. I understand it's Costa Rica ...and it's not there primarily language...but still . The room was ...just fine. Bathroom looked dirty ...old ... small. The food and wine ...couldn't enjoy it at all. Swimming pool was ok. I would not recommend this hotel to...

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DoubletreePuntarenas, Guest Relations Manager at Doubletree Resort by Hilton, Central Pacific - Costa Rica, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Receive a warm greeting from the Doubletree by Hilton Costa Rica-Puntarenas. We are honored with your visit, and also we are grateful for all the points described by you. The opinion of each of our guests is the engine that drives us to keep doing better every day our work. We are pleased to inform you that we...

Montezuma, Indiana, United States
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place was amazing. Let me preface it is a large place and lots of walking and the beach is of the black sand variety and lots of driftwood I found very few shells. But the Resort it self is great. The pools fantastic. Antonio and Karla two of the best bar tenders. Karla is a specialists at the margarita...

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Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

It's an average all-inclusive hotel in terms of amenities however the location is optimal when taking a cruise from Puerto Caldera or Puntaneras. My experience staying at the hotel was a bit more dramatic...let me explain. The front desk and customer service staff went out of their way to help track down my cell phone that I must have dropped...

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DoubletreePuntarenas, General Manager at Doubletree Resort by Hilton, Central Pacific - Costa Rica, responded to this review

Dear Charles m: Thank you for your comments. We are always willing to provide to our guests a memorable stay through a customized service. For me is a pleasure to know that our staff assisted you in a proper and kind way when trying to get back your cell phone. Thank you again for your feedback, it is very important...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Spa
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Internet
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
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  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The closest all-inclusive resort to San Jose! Doubletree Resort by Hilton Costa Rica - Central Pacific is a modern, full-amenity, all-inclusive resort hotel. This beachfront Costa Rica Hilton hotel is perfectly situated on the Central Pacific region outside the port city of Puntarenas, Costa Rica. Located only 50 minutes West of Juan Santamaria International Airport (SJO) and the Costa Rican capital city of San Jose, and two hours south of Liberia International Airport (LIR). Buffet breakfast, lunch and dinner served daily. Snacks and drinks available all day long. Two a-la-carte restaurants open for dinner. All-day activities for adults, teenagers or children, nightly entertainment and lounge. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Doubletree Resort by Hilton, Central Pacific - Costa Rica

Address: El Roble 171-400 Puntarenas, El Roble, Punta Arenas 5400, Costa Rica (Formerly Doubletree Resort by Hilton, Costa Rica - Puntarenas)
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Punta Arenas > El Roble
Price Range: €121 - €272 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Doubletree Resort by Hilton, Central Pacific - Costa Rica 3.5*
Number of rooms: 315
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Also Known As:
Doubletree Resort By Hilton, Central Pacific - Costa Rica Hotel El Roble
Doubletree El Roble
Doubletree Hotel By
Hilton El Roble
El Roble Hilton
Doubletree Resort By Hilton, Central Pacific - Costa Rica Province Of Puntarenas
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“Building three, Second or third floor, ocean view”
 of 5 bubbles 401carolb, 24 Mar 2017 | Read review
“ask for an oceanview room in bulding 3 I believe it is called.”
 of 5 bubbles P2695WKluisf, 22 Mar 2017 | Read review
“i like building one , ground floor, facing ocean. but thats me.”
 of 5 bubbles loriboast, 12 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Depends what you want. Building 1 is older, but really good.”
 of 5 bubbles SandyB564, 12 Mar 2017 | Read review
“If you planning to stay at this place, ask for building #3, better than the others.”
 of 5 bubbles Ronin381, 5 Mar 2017 | Read review
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