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Saline, Michigan
Reviewed 5 August 2016

This resort is fabulous if you are looking for a secluded getaway built in a nature preserve with beautiful beaches and a wonderful restaurant. I loved the different choices of rooms, especially the beach bungalo that was so cozy looking tucked in right next to the beach. I traveled with my sister and my daughter and we stayed in the...

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Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

We just finished our stay of 6 nights at Ylang Ylang and can't speak highly enough of this slice of paradise. The food was delicious, the service friendly and helpful and the beachfront bungalows are sublime. We had the beach front dining experience on our final night and rate it as one of the most special experiences imaginable. There place...

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Sunnyvale, California
Reviewed 19 July 2016

We traveled here recently for our honeymoon. We stayed in one of their domes just steps from the beach. It's a quiet and private hotel with easy access to the beach and walking distance to waterfalls. I'd highly recommend staying if you are looking for a secluded peaceful place to spend time with your significant other.

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Godstone, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 July 2016

We had Dome 1 which was right on the beach, and close to the pool & reception area. Unfortunately you can't swim in the sea directly opposite the bungalow but you can walk to Rio Grande (20 mins) which is a lovely long beach where the surfers go or a 5/10 minute walk to a beach near the town. The...

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1Thank CJBRJB
Reviewed 12 July 2016

We LOVED our stay at this resort for a variety of reasons: COMMUNICATION The staff at the hotel e-mailed us regularly and responded quickly to any request we had prior to our arrival. They helped us with every detail of our stay in a really professional and courteous manner. When we arrived everything was taken care of. NATURE This hotel...

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

Hello, Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a wonderful and glowing review of Ylang Ylang! We are happy to hear how much you enjoyed your time with us. Thank you for mentioning all of the aspects of our hotel that we pride ourselves on, we really appreciate it. We wanted to explain our reasoning behind...

Carmichael
Reviewed 6 July 2016

I loved this place more than words can say! Every detail was attended to. Everyone is so nice and in a very genuine way - not just pandering to the guests. The pool - oh the pool! Amazing! Waterfalls and hammocks and flowers oh my! The whole place is just outstanding and if I could give it more than 5...

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Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 5 July 2016

We stayed here with our family, two couples huts and one family hut. The views are amazing, the huts are a bit small but comfortable and the staff are very willing to go out of their way to help. There's nothing like waking to the sounds of the ocean. The only drawback is the 4 hour van ride from the...

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Malibu, California
Reviewed 20 June 2016

The good: It's a very well kept resort with excellent food and drinks. Very private set up, beautiful pool, lots of nature, monkeys, birds, etc. and excellent service. Walking distance to town. The bad: Internet reception was really bad. You cannot swim in the beach, it's too rocky and waves are too strong. The rooms have a humid somewhat unpleasant...

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

Dear Doralys, Thank you for taking the time to write a review for our hotel. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your time here and that you would return in the future! I would like to respond to a few of your comments. Firstly, we apologize for the lack of internet on part of the property. One of...

Kansas City, Missouri
Reviewed 18 June 2016

Fantastic place. Great that breakfast and dinner were included. Staff friendly and helpful. The walk from town, at night, is a bit scary. The view is amazing. It's nice that excursions can be booked right there.

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Nashville
Reviewed 6 June 2016

Ylang Ylang was perfect for us for our honeymoon. We stayed in the Beach front bungalow and were awoken by howling monkeys and birds, watched the sun rise from our porch right in front of the beach. The food was outstanding. It was low key and private, completely remote but with many options for excursions. We loved it.

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Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
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  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Multilingual Staff
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  • Free Parking
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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: €206 - €333 (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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“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
“We would go back in a heartbeat. It's jungle/beach, so we needed the air conditioned room. We would consider even staying at their 'hotel' within Ylang Ylang, as each room also is right on the beach. ”
 of 5 bubbles amyspeace, 6 Jun 2016 | Read review
“We prefer the beach front bungalows.”
 of 5 bubbles williamg635, 22 Apr 2016 | Read review
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