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Ylang Ylang Beach Resort

Overview
Montezuma Beach 10-12 minute walk North along the beach, Montezuma 00000 Costa Rica See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
3 Star accommodation
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We stayed at the Ylang Ylang Beach Resort for three nights and enjoyed every minute. Friendly staff and relaxed atmosphere, wonderful beach and restaurant and the pool was great, too. There was one little hick-up when they asked us to pay 2 $ for an...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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Amazing view out of your room...nature all around you...monkeys, iguanas, turtels you will be surrounded be wildlife...a little hike leads you to the beautyful uncrowded beach of playa grande... very friendly staff...we hardly recommend the food at the restaurant... all natural and fresh, great...

Date of stay: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very beautiful beach and grounds. Rooms are spaced throughout the property with walkways down to the beach. My room was in the nine unit building at the end of the walkway and it was not great. The decor was dated, the room was cramped and...More

Date of stay: November 2018
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Response from YlangYlangManagement, Owner at Ylang Ylang Beach ResortResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review! We are happy to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. Our beach and grounds are a very special part of Ylang Ylang. From your review, it sounds like you stayed in our Standard Beach Room, which is our most...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a return trip to Ylang Ylang Resort. After visiting the resort last year - -for our 30th anniversary - my wife and I wanted to have our kids join us this year (each of the kids is in their 20's). I wasn't sure...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Nick M
Response from YlangYlangManagement, Owner at Ylang Ylang Beach ResortResponded 2 weeks ago

Nick, Thank you for much for your wonderful review of Ylang Ylang! It was a pleasure to have you and your family here. It sounds like you kept active and busy with many of the great activities that Montezuma has to offer. It was such...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our second at Ylang Ylang. The first time was just myself and husband last Nov. and as the title suggests, I did not think it could get any better. Woah. The service is impeccable, spa is world class, food is very good. I...More

Date of stay: August 2018
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Response from YlangYlangManagement, Owner at Ylang Ylang Beach ResortResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your wonderful review of Ylang Ylang Beach Resort! We are happy to hear you enjoyed your stay with us (again!) and that you took advantage of our open air jungle spa and our beach front restaurant. Our location is secluded (which is...More

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About
Description
This family-owned resort is known for its natural tropical beauty, variety of wildlife roaming the grounds and outstanding customer service. Located a 10-15 minute walk on the beach from Montezuma, one More will find romantic Beach Front Bungalows with A/C, a Spa nestled in the jungle, and a tropical pool edged by waterfalls. If you're looking to get away, this is the getaway place. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Beachfront
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Concierge
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Romantic
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On the Beach
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Romantic
,
On the Beach
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
22
Price range
US$211 - US$489 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
El Sano Banano Beach Hotel
Also Known As
Ylang Ylang Beach Hotel Montezuma
,
Ylang Beach Hotel
,
Ylang Beach Resort
Location
Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Montezuma
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Romantic
,
On the Beach
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
22
Price range
US$211 - US$489 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
El Sano Banano Beach Hotel
Also Known As
Ylang Ylang Beach Hotel Montezuma
,
Ylang Beach Hotel
,
Ylang Beach Resort
Location
Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Montezuma
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Traveller (755)
Room & Suite (308)
Pool & Beach (178)
Dining (169)
Amenities (66)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (3)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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Questions & Answers
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Christy S
8 November 2018|
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Response from YlangYlangManagement | Property representative |
Hi Christy, Renting an ATV would certainly be an option. If you'd like help in arranging that, please send us an e-mail and we can let you know the options. Our driver is available sometimes throughout the day, but mainly... More
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ivybell
7 May 2018|
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Response from YlangYlangManagement | Property representative |
The beach right in front of the resort has some rocks and can have large waves. Occasionally it can be great for swimming, however, there are great beaches to swim at, just a 5 minute walk along the beach. We also have some... More
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Erin P
19 February 2018|
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Response from YlangYlangManagement | Property representative |
Hi Erin, We do have laundry service, but do not have a place to wash your own clothing. There is also a laundry service in town near Hotel Lys.
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Room Tips
"Rooms with lofts, beachfront views, family suites, and even a tree house....Ylang Ylang Resort has..."
15nickm
2 weeks ago
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"I personally do not trust iguanas, of which there are many roaming the property. Exotic!"
Climber68478767540
4 weeks ago
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"Coco Joe's Bungalow is amazing!!!"
joeyl328
18 Jun 2018
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"In case you are in a tent cabin: bring insect repellent!!!"
carolinecO5701CN
4 Jun 2018
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