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Hotel The Place

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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
We are a charming boutique hotel located in Mal Pais/Santa Teresa, the premier surf destination in Costa Rica. Our hotel is secluded enough to maintain serenity yet conveniently situated within walking distance of the main beach of Playa Carmen along with numerous restaurants, shops and nightlife attractions. The Place features tastefully furnished bungalows, standard rooms and a private villa. Our pool adorned with a waterfall combined with our bar area offers our guests a serene and private environment to kick back an relax. Our multilingual staff will gladly assist you by arranging day trips and other activities in the area at your request. All our prices include breakfast, for special packages and surf retreats please contact us.
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Property amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Airport Transportation
Public Wifi
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Room features
Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
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HOTEL STYLE
Classic
Mid-range
HOTEL CLASS
Location
Full view
Contact
300 mts south from shopping mall Playa Carmen, Mal Pais 6111 Costa Rica
Name/address in local language
Getting there
Juan Santamaria Intl Airport112 km
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All reviews costa rica during rainy season comfortable retreat beautiful pool quiet at night perfect temperature lounge area santa teresa place is great enjoyed our stay laid back howler monkeys yvonne bungalow malpais surf lolo
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Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

If you want to visit Malpaís or Santa Teresa and need a place to stay, definitely I recommend you the Hotel The Place. My wife and I had a good experience there, good breakfast. It also has a place where you to cook in case...More

Thank Anthony Z
Reviewed 19 June 2018

We loved staying in the bungalow! The breakfast every morning was delicious. We loved ordering off the menu. The entire staff was very helpful! Setting us up with tour ideas and directions and the ATV. We loved renting an ATV from the hotel to use...More

Thank Rachel P
Reviewed 20 April 2018

There is no Television in the room, and that is not known during reservation. Other than that staff were great and very friendly. The hotel is nice. Breakfast was minimal to a selection of one main plate and a selection of juice or fruits.

Thank magistros
Reviewed 24 March 2018

The Place is a small boutique hotel 100 m to the small commercial center of Santa Teresa/Mal Pais and 200m to the Santa Teresa beach. We rented a bungalow which wasan open space with one double bed in one corner, two single beds in the...More

Thank Alain L
Reviewed 8 February 2018

My boyfriend and I stayed here for one night at the tail end of our trip. The grounds are beautiful. As you enter you are greeted by a beautiful mosaic tile pool. The choice of green tile makes the pool feel very much like a...More

Thank Sarapool
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Maria Laura S
3 April 2016|
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Response from theplace | Property representative |
Dear Maria Depending on the size of the pet and if the hotel is not fully booked, we do make exceptions. Best regards Hotel The Place Yvonne
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"noise from the road and from the birds"
magistros
19 Apr 2018
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"The bungalows are worth the additional expense"
alainl216
24 Mar 2018
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"The bungalows are delightful"
Litro_K
16 Aug 2017
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"The Villa was great for a family. Two bedrooms and a full kitchen, also a little but more private from the..."
carab456
9 Jul 2016
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surf the place hotel
LOCATION
Costa RicaProvince of PuntarenasMal Pais
NUMBER OF ROOMS
9
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