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Hotel El Velero

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband, 12 year old daughter, 15 year old niece, and I had a wonderful time at Hotel El Velero. The location can't be beat - right on beautiful Playa Hermosa. We loved starting our day with breakfast on the beach at the restaurant and enjoyed a couple of post-sunset dinners there as well. Sunsets were an event - enjoyed...

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Tyrone, Georgia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We really enjoyed our stay here. One of the very few hotels right on the beach though few rooms have a beach view. There is a nice large sitting area upstairs with a great view however. The restaurant opens onto the beach and we pretty much camped out at one of the tables on the beachfront all day. Breakfast was...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The title of my review is" perfect" because that is what our stay at hotel el velero was. Our room was very comfortable, updated and spacious. Our maid was meticulous in her cleaning. Ever day we returned the room was spotless. The restaurant was very nice,and the staff very friendly. We were in room 101, near the entrance and some...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just returning from a month's stay at the El Velero Hotel, Playa Hermosa, Costa Rica. It was another amazing adventure. Great hotel (lots of upgrades), great location (you can't get closer to the beach), best staff in Costa Rica and an owner couple that care and always treat you like family. To Mike, Leslie and the great staff of the...

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Verona, Wisconsin
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Hotel is right on the water, staff is super friendly, rooms are clean and size is just right, with the rate being more than fair for being on the beach, Their food is the best value in town, with great menus for Breakfast, lunch and dinner.

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Just got back to New York City from a week long stay at Hotel El Velero with my boyfriend and my family. This is my 4th time staying at the El Velero and I could not be happier with my experience. We had such a great time. The hotel made some upgrades to the rooms and common areas which was...

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

Another wonderful trip to the Hotel El Velero (our 8th time!!). We were thrilled to see all the beautiful upgrades recently done to the hotel... although we've always thought it was perfect. The El Velero boasts amazing food, steps from the beach, the best staff and a central location ideal for any day excursion you could hope to do. You...

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Escazu, Costa Rica
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Well located, but some rooms are really poor, dark and old. Not switable for the incoming open water swimming events, (Condocac & Papagayo) since instead of pasta, the saturday night dinner at the Velero deals with unvariable heavy fried bbq food

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Directly on beach. Rooms very adequate with air conditioning - great value for hotel directly on beach. Very friendly staff. Hermosa is active but not overcrowded beach. Plenty of restaurants within walking distance but not overcrowded like Tamarindo and Coco.

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Hollister, California, United States
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

No need to pay more. It's right on the beach. The food is excellent. Service is just fine. Why go anyplace else? Pool is small. Talked to one couple who come yearly and eat here at least twice a week. I thought it was excellent .

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to Hotel El Velero, a mediterranean-style, boutique beach hotel just paces from the Pacific blue waters of Costa Rica's pristine Playa Hermosa. Hear the waves crash and breathe the clean, salty air as you relax in our seaside tropical gardens. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel El Velero

Address: #1 On the Beach, Playa Hermosa, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Playa Hermosa
Price Range: €90 - €111 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 22
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Also Known As:
El Velero Hotel
El Velero Playa Hermosa
Hotel El Velero Costa Rica/Playa Hermosa, Guanacaste
Hotel Style:
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Playa Hermosa
#4 Romantic Hotel in Playa Hermosa
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“Rooms 211 and 212 have a sea view”
sbesley, 11 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Rooms 101 - 104 are near the front desk so you can hear the loud phone ringing during the day. Bar across the street was loud at night”
megan4977, 10 Apr 2017 | Read review
“I read that some rooms, perhaps facing the beach was upgraded. We stayed in 204 and it was horrible room. Avoid if possible.”
neginh_13, 10 Apr 2017 | Read review
“our room was facing the ocean, so we were able to enjoy the sounds all night long. We were on the second floor”
marcien2017, 8 Apr 2017 | Read review
“rooms 211 and 212 on the second floor face the beach”
flyonthewall, 6 Apr 2017 | Read review
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