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    Hotel El Velero

    #1 On the Beach, Playa Hermosa, Costa Rica
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    Reviewed 15 June 2016

    Modest hotel with superior customer service---Mike, the owner; Andres, the manager; Luis, reception; Garando, waiter and bartender; maids and other service people were excellent and more than accommodating. They helped with an impromptu birthday party, prepared excellent food, greeted us by name, made recommendations for...More

    Thank SHUGGIEBOOGIE
    Reviewed 12 June 2016

    We had not planned to stay here as we had reservations at a B&B close by. However the B&B had gone out of business and we were missed when that information was dispersed before our arrival. Thankfully El Velero had a vacancy. We stayed 2...More

    Thank Kathy S
    Reviewed 9 June 2016 via mobile

    I intended to give them a good rating until I looked at my credit card bill and they charged me twice saying that I was a no-show. Even though we ate breakfast there and charged the breakfast to our room. How do you do that...More

    Thank Rockymountaingirl65
    Reviewed 27 May 2016 via mobile

    World travelers we aren't. Honestly, this was our first trip out of the country. We did indeed have the best week of our lives at El Velero. The beach front location sets a beautifully wonderful foundation for Mike and his team to give us marvelous...More

    1  Thank SueTerryL
    Reviewed 18 May 2016

    My family of four--two parents and two teenagers--stayed at El Velero for a week in mid-April. First, let me say that the weather was HOT! 98 to over 100 degrees F and sunny every day. And not a drop of rain during our stay. I...More

    1  Thank Cheryl444
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Beachfront
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$98 - US$127 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel Style
    • #3 On the Beach Hotel in Playa Hermosa
    • #4 Romantic Hotel in Playa Hermosa
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 22
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    • Location
    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Guanacaste >
    • Playa Hermosa
    • Also Known As
    • El Velero Hotel ,
    • El Velero Playa Hermosa ,
    • Hotel El Velero Costa Rica/Playa Hermosa, Guanacaste
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    Tazz6464
    30 August 2017|
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    Response from rawlsw | Reviewed this property |
    We did not have one in our room. Had to go down to the restaurant.
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    Candace C
    22 April 2017|
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    Response from Jaype_12 | Reviewed this property |
    Unfortunatly I cannot answer this question as I am not into yoga however, you can ask the owner directly as he is very resourceful and knows everybody around the area......however, I did see people on the beach doing yoga... More
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    CarolAnn T
    21 April 2017|
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    Response from CKSPfamily | Reviewed this property |
    The food at El Velero is pretty good. Ginger is directly east of the hotel up on the main road. It is a Spanish Tapas restaurant, and very reasonably priced for the quality of food that is served. La Casita Del Marisco is... More
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    "Rooms on second floor at a little quieter but I don't believe noise was an issue anywhere"
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    "The rooms depend on what size you need. We were a family of three so needed two beds."
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    "Some rooms have a sea view, which i liked"
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    "Ask rooms on second floor. Just in case some waves decided to visit the first level :)"
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