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Hotel Playa Westfalia

Al sur del Aeropuerto Internacional de Limon 2km Carretera a Cahuita, Puerto Limon 70101 Costa Rica
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#1 of 14 hotels in Puerto Limon
Hotel Playa Westfalia is located on the Caribbean side of Costa Rica. The location allows you easy access to a wide variety of attractions as well as historical sites. At the hotel, you will be greeted by a professional and courteous staff that speaks both Spanish and English. We have a full service open-air beachfront restaurant with both international and local cuisine as well as a full service bar. The pool, located near the restaurant, has a beautiful waterfall as well as a 6 person spa. While enjoying the pool area, you will also have a perfect view of the beach and ocean as well as dozens of palm trees all located just outside the pool and restaurant area.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free breakfast
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Non-smoking hotel
Sun terrace
Secured parking
Outdoor pool
Bar / lounge
Laundry service
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Air conditioning
Clothes rack
Flatscreen TV
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Ocean view
Non-smoking rooms
Family rooms
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Gabby82184546 wrote a review Feb 2020
Armstrong, Canada14 contributions14 helpful votes
The promotion photos are totally misleading. The place is isolated,in a poor area, stripped wrecked cars along the highway , no visible security anywhere. The parking lot was not secure. They are in the process of building a 6 foot chain link fence around the hotel building maybe to prevent access from the grounds and beach area . We knew it was not a safe area and left although we had prepaid . The staff would not refund our money, had to phone a head office that stated we were fabricating our facts although the person had never been to the “resort “ . Fortunately we found a. Reasonable person at Visa who honoured our good record and was able to refund our money and start an investigation of this place and its false advertising.
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Date of stay: January 2020
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Yorkatronic wrote a review Nov 2019
152 contributions47 helpful votes
I stayed about a week here and found the staff wonderfully accommodating. Willing to go well beyond any typical standard to make me feel welcome, at home and enjoying myself. The staff here became lovely friends in a matter of days. Each of the staff made such a kind effort to help me regain my lost Espanol it was quite touching actually. Sloth sightings in the backyard, private secluded beach, nice pool, comfortable ac rooms and fast WiFi connection throughout and in rooms. Would happily stay again.
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Date of stay: November 2019Trip type: Travelled solo
Gert R wrote a review Sep 2019
Brussels, Belgium339 contributions66 helpful votes
If you are on business in the town I would suggest that you stay here. 15 minutes drive to the city. The hotel situated in Westfalia. It’s a small hotel with fantastic staff. They also speak English. The rooms are very basic and comfortable. I had a double room with a nice comfortable bed. Big bathroom. Breakfast is nothing special but it is tasty. Dinner is nice and they have some nice things on the menu I will definitely be back
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Date of stay: September 2019Trip type: Travelled on business
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riverrat602016 wrote a review Jul 2019
Union City, California10 contributions4 helpful votes
Wonderful place for a group of 8 touring Costa Rica. Don't let the sign fool you, once you pull into the property you'll be surprised to see how big this property is. The garden we had to walk through gave you that feeling of being in the jungle and when you get pass, it opens up to the pool area and restaurant. Pass the pool and restaurant is access to the beach with a sitting area under the coconut trees before you get to the ocean. The room accommodations were adequate for our needs and really enjoyed having the suite at the end of the building overseeing the pool/restaurant area. Also had a great view of the ocean in the morning. Hopefully you'll get a chance to see the resident sloth as we did during a rain storm
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Date of stay: July 2019
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Trip type: Travelled with family
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Marlene S wrote a review May 2019
Halifax Regional Municipality, Canada6 contributions1 helpful vote
We recently stayed at Hotel Westfalia for 2 days. It is a quaint little spot nestled in the gardens and right on the beach. Our hostess, Flor , was outstanding , she even had everyone on lookout for sloths for me , and I saw one ! The gardens are lovely and the beach is a great place for a long walk. When going to the beach , you will likely be accompanied by the hotel dogs , you add wonderful company. Our only complaint was our room was near the road therefore giving lots of road noise, so ask for a room in the main building. The sound of surf would be a big improvement over the sound of trucks. If you are looking for a reasonably priced and laid back hotel , then this is a great spot.
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Date of stay: April 2019Trip type: Travelled as a couple
Room Tip: Ask for a room with windows facing the ocean !
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Frequently Asked Questions about Hotel Playa Westfalia
Which popular attractions are close to Hotel Playa Westfalia?
Nearby attractions include Explore Limon (6.7 km), Catedral Sagrado Corazón de Jesús (6.7 km), and The Buttercup Center (4.1 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Hotel Playa Westfalia?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, free breakfast, and a pool.
Which room amenities are available at Hotel Playa Westfalia?
Top room amenities include air conditioning, a flat screen TV, and a refrigerator.
What food & drink options are available at Hotel Playa Westfalia?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast, an on-site restaurant, and a lounge during their stay.
Is parking available at Hotel Playa Westfalia?
Yes, free parking and secured parking are available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Hotel Playa Westfalia?
Conveniently located restaurants include Red Snapper Restaurant, Taylor’s Restaurant, and Gelateria Lemons.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Hotel Playa Westfalia?
Yes, guests have access to a pool during their stay.
Are pets allowed at Hotel Playa Westfalia?
Yes, pets are typically allowed, but it's always best to call ahead to confirm.
Does Hotel Playa Westfalia have any great views?
Yes, guests often enjoy the ocean view available here.
Is Hotel Playa Westfalia accessible?
Yes, it offers wheelchair access and reduced mobility rooms. For specific enquiries, we recommend calling ahead to confirm.