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    Hotel El Velero

    #1 On the Beach, Playa Hermosa, Costa Rica
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    Overview
    • Excellent47%
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    • Average12%
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    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 11 April 2017

    Hotel is brilliantly-situated on the beach of Playa Hermosa although, at $112 (including tax) a night) conceivably a little over-priced for what you get over and above the view. We'd booked one of the two 'rooms with a (sea) view' - 211 - but on...More

    Thank sbesley
    Reviewed 10 April 2017

    This is such a charming hotel set in a very low key non-tourist area. Rooms are very simple and clean. The staff is amazingly helpful and friendly. The restaurant serves fantastic food and drinks. The ocean is steps away. I felt completely safe and at...More

    Thank megan4977
    Reviewed 10 April 2017

    I don't understand the reviews for this hotel. I booked it as the last night stop before flying off from Liberia airport. Our room 204 was awful, very old, out dated and you may say well below average. The safe was scary, it was something...More

    Thank Negin H
    Reviewed 8 April 2017

    What a wonderful place! You can not beat the location....footsteps to the beach....wonderful staff! Everyone was so welcoming and friendly. Our room was very clean and it was great to be able to hear the ocean all night long. We will definitely go back!

    Thank Marcie N
    Reviewed 6 April 2017

    This hotel's location can't be beat. Yes rooms are older, but AC worked great, comfortable beds, water pressure in shower was strong, good wifi. We stayed at four different hotels, all at the $100 price point, on this trip, and I think this one was...More

    Thank flyonthewall
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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
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$98 - US$121 (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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    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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    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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    11 March 2017|
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    Response from Jack F | Reviewed this property |
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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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    "ask for one FACING the water"
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    "211 and 212 both on the front of the hotel and have pool and ocean views."
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