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Smyrna, Delaware
Reviewed 11 July 2015

Out of the way hotel for a peaceful relaxing getaway. There are many excursions available if you want to be active, we enjoyed the monkeys running about, crocodile viewing and even attended a bull fight in Liberia. ****Note the beach isn't great for bathing, very rocky.

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South Florida, Florida
Reviewed 22 January 2012

I stayed there during my first trip to Costa Rica in April of 2008. It's located next to Hilton Papagayo resort (which is excellent in every respect) and thus much more expensive. The check-in took forever (they were cleaning our rooms?) but I got much better room than expected (with a private balcony and the view of both the bay...

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2Thank Andrew L
Linville VA
Reviewed 4 December 2011

I was here in 2004 in Jan. I booked through Apple vacations as I've never traveled much. Loved this place, just rough enough to keep rich touristy types away. I asked for vegetarian food and got it. Fresh fruits and very good food. I took the van out every day to Monte Verde, Nicaragua, hot springs, volcanoes etc. I felt...

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2Thank OrvLinvilleVA
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 19 October 2009

The resort is close to Liberia airport... but too remote without a car rental. Accommodations are located on high hills while 'the' restaurant is at ground level. Shuttle van is sporadic. Howler monkeys screech all day & night. DO NOT plan your trip in late April...which is the beginning of rainy season with high humidity levels...it's a breeding and biting...

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2Thank Camilla-anne
Toronto
Reviewed 5 November 2008

Our family was one of the unfortnate ones that stayed in that horrible place ,that should not be offerd as a resort,it's a dump!

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3Thank TorontoThedreamer
CA
Reviewed 16 July 2008

I am one of the unfortunate ones that ended up at this hotel. All the reviews that say: oh, this hotel was excellent, or perfect. Well guess what, they don't know what they are saying. If you booked for this hotel, unbook it before it is too late. At this time i would start talking about how my experiance was....

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2Thank cubaca
Kansas
Reviewed 23 June 2008

My husband and I, along with another couple, stayed at the Giardini di Papagayo June 14-21. Unlike some of the earlier reviews, we had no problems at check-in and were even allowed to check in a bit early. The room was small but adequate for us as we were gone a lot of the time on tours. The view was...

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1Thank KansasTraveler55
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 26 May 2008

It was a beautiful resort. The staff seemed friendly, aswell as all the guests. The food was great and the service was awesome. It could be much better if there was some night entertainment or a disco. After dinner there really isnt much to do, not even music. If you go you have to do some of the daily activites...

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1Thank xmellyx
Mississauga, ON
Reviewed 7 May 2008

If you are looking for a relaxing, clean, and friendly vacation this "resort" is NOT for you. We booked into this resort for seven nights and managed to actually stay for only two. We ended up spending way more money on alternate accomodation. When we arrived at the hotel we waited for a room for three hours (even though we...

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4Thank traveldu0
Toronto
Reviewed 29 April 2008

After reading mixed reviews for this hotel, I wasn't sure what to expect. It was my first time at an all-inclusive hotel and my plan to to take advantage of all Costa Rica had to offer regardless of the hotel. I never thought that this hotel would be amazing! The reviews fail to mention that it is nothing short of...

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  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
About the property
  • Beachfront
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  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Babysitting

Additional Information about Giardini di Papagayo Hotel

Address: Playa Panama | Gulf of Papagayo, Liberia 26-1017, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Liberia
Price Range: €214 - €302 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Giardini di Papagayo Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 80
Also Known As:
Giardini Di Papagayo Liberia
Giardini Di Papagayo Resort
Hotel Giardini Di Papagayo
Giardini Di Papagayo Costa Rica
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