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Ylang Ylang Beach Resort

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London Ontario
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed at Yllang Yllang last weekend for two nights. We stayed in one of the tent cabins, which was amazing. The king size bed was super comfy and the screened windows admitted a lovely breeze. We enjoyed drinks on our little wooden deck overlooking a manicured lawn and beyond that the ocean. Howler monkeys woke us in the morning....

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Dime Box, Texas
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Our stay was pleasant. The resort grounds are beautiful and well maintained. All the staff were friendly and helpful. It was well worth driving out to a remote area. I will recommend it to all my friends and family.

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london
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We absolutely loved this place. It really grows on you. We were there for a week for Christmas 2016 so peak season and expected it to be busy and lots of people. It never felt overcrowded- always lots of space and quiet. The settings are magical, the pool is lovely and the beach is beautiful. Would have been nice to...

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Redwood City, California
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

A favorite get away that has it all!. Gorgeous serene ocean, jungle with all of its sounds, smells and living creatures, comfortable and private acommodations, unique food. Service with warmth and efficiency! we love you all. and will be back again. Peg N David

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Mound, Minnesota
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I hate to even write a review on Ylang Ylang as I want to keep it all to myself. But...I have to share. They are so worth it. This is an incredicble property with amazing wait staff and service overall. At first I was concerned that it was so far from town (1 mile) and you could not drive there...

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Cincinnati, Ohio
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Wonderful staff, awesome setting! I do not have one complaint. Hope to make it back again! Very clean, yet rustic grounds. The pool was awesome and loved all of the greenery and natural setting. The yoga studio was beautiful. I wish the restaurant had live music at night. The breakfast was fresh and delicious. Eric was such a gentleman picking...

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1Thank murphyruh
United States
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've been down to CR a few times and stayed at Ylang Ylang each time. Tourism continues to boom in CR, and infrastructure, while still developing, has improved significantly since my first visit a few years back - roads in particular, making travel to the resort smoother. The Ylang Ylang experience, though, remains reliably great. Restaurant: One thing I love...

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Canton of Geneva, Switzerland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here for 3 nights and everything was just perfect. The hotel/resort is located in a beautiful setting, in the middle of the jungle and right on top of a beautiful beach, and it's just so tranquil and peaceful that you could easily spend weeks here. The restaurant is also great - the food is delicious and has plenty...

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Stratford, Canada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The location of this hotel is unbeatable! Beautiful beach, right in the jungle. But the food, restaurant service and pool are mediocre at best. Be prepared to finish two drinks before being served your food ordered 45 min prior. Food is ok at best and does not match up with the price. Pool water was unacceptably slimy for all 4...

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YlangYlangManagement, Owner at Ylang Ylang Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Katherine, Thank you for taking the time to write a review for our Ylang Ylang. We are sorry to hear that you weren't happy with your entire experience. In regards to the "slimy pool" We clean and maintain our pool each day, and have signs asking guests to shower before using the pool, even so when there are kids...

San Francisco, California
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We originally booked for 2 nights, but as soon as we arrived we knew we needed 1 more night!! The fact that you can't drive right up to the property makes it extra special. The report is beautiful and the people who work there are really amazing! Mostly long term employees who are like family! Amazing views of the ocean...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Beachfront
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
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 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. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ylang Ylang Beach Resort

Address: Montezuma Beach | 10-12 minute walk North along the beach, Montezuma 00000, Costa Rica (Formerly El Sano Banano Beach Hotel)
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Montezuma
Price Range: €201 - €315 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Ylang Ylang Beach Resort 3.5*
Number of rooms: 22
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Also Known As:
Ylang Ylang Beach Hotel Montezuma
Ylang Beach Hotel
Ylang Beach Resort
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#1 Romantic Hotel in Montezuma
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Montezuma
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“The rooms are still lovely and they are cleaned spotlessly but they can feel quite dark in decor. But it's a brilliant place and that would be the only thing I can think of in this amazing place!”
 of 5 bubbles KP76, 12 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Always communicate with staff. They're there to improve your experience. 4”
 of 5 bubbles GusB_12, 2 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Relatively small venue, not many rooms so I think any are nice. Family quarters are the farthest walk.”
 of 5 bubbles dbar2n, 25 Aug 2016 | Read review
“I recommend Dome 7, nestled in the jungle, yet you can still hear the waves on the beach!”
 of 5 bubbles osbbar, 23 Aug 2016 | Read review
“If you want privacy (and monkeys!!) go to Dome 6! Wonderful couples' retreat!”
 of 5 bubbles Truzic, 5 Jul 2016 | Read review
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