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Atlanta Georgia
Reviewed yesterday NEW

My husband and I went to Secrets Papagayo 3/15-3/22 for our honeymoon. Our overall experience was wonderful, although there were a few negative experiences. First, the maid service team took really great care of us. They knew it was our honeymoon and they decorated our room 3 different times with candles, champagne, etc. Our room was always clean and stocked...

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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We had the pleasure of staying in Room 316 --- the home to Fiona and her kid, Simon, two cats who totally owned our patio. If you are there, please make sure they are fed, they love milk and rice :) Ok, really though, the room was delightful. The hills are outrageous, which is all we read about prior to...

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Fairport, New York
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Just left Secrets and had a wonderful time. Just loved the entertainment team especially Valentina. We were celebrating my husbands birthday and she and the whole team did an awesome job. Loved the sunset hike, bingo and blackjack! Just had fun all the time and met great people at the resort! Staff were great in all of the restaurants and...

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JorgeMonjeSecrets, General Manager at Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica, responded to this review

Dear sherrij922, once again a very Happy birthday! so honor we have the chance to celebrate with both of you and makes us all incredibly happy to know you've enjoyed your time with us and the company of Valentina and our whole team. On their behalf a big thank you, please do come back, plenty of many more reasons to...

Hove, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The staff are absolutely lovely. They are this resorts greatest asset. This was our first visit to a Secrets resort and I would have liked to have known this information before I booked so I am sharing it with others and hope it will help the resort to up its game a bit. I would have given 3.5 stars if...

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JorgeMonjeSecrets, General Manager at Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica, responded to this review

Dear Soos52, warmest regards from all of us at Secrets Papagayo and beautiful Costa Rica. Thanks a lot for your great feedback which we've already shared with the team and it will be of great value for us and for our future guests, really appreciate you've shared. Very, very happy you've enjoyed our team's company and service, they are indeed...

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

Staff will go out of your way to create a memorable holiday. Food is excellent, spa is dreamy, service is friendly and responsive! Jorge, the manager has done an amazing job in creating a wonderful vacation experience.

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JorgeMonjeSecrets, General Manager at Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica, responded to this review

Warmest regards from Secrets Papagayo, you are most kind, we are all very grateful and motivated, really a pleasure to have you with us and means so much to all of us that you've enjoyed the company and service of our associates. Not at all my credit, I'm very, very proud and grateful to be part of this wonderful team,...

San Mateo
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My husband and I visited this resort in January and loved every minute of it! We weren't sure where we wanted to go for our Honeymoon so we reached out to Beach Bum Vacations for some help and advice on the best places to go! Beach Bum Justin was on point when he recommended this resort; having been there himself...

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JorgeMonjeSecrets, General Manager at Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica, responded to this review

Dear caly4ya, warm regards from your home in Costa Rica, happy to read you back home with beautiful Pura Vida memories, knowing you have these beautiful memories of your honeymoon is really special for us, nicest compliment we could get. We have loved having you with us and are also very grateful to Justin for his recommendation, please make sure...

Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is one of the best vacations we have ever been on. We loved the property and the staff was amazing. We were met at the preferred lounge on arrival by the staff there and introduced to our amazing Concierge Randall. Randall showed us to our room and gave us a small tour. During the next two weeks Randall was...

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JorgeMonjeSecrets, General Manager at Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica, responded to this review

Dear Wayne, Scott, we are missing your smiles, great company and kindness, that you are showing us once again, on your very gracious review. Very, very grateful. It has been a great pleasure to have you all with us and to know you've had a wonderful vacation makes our day! You are on, we are already "watching" and counting days...

Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Wonderful staff - so friendly and very good at remembering the guests' names and preferences. Very clean with terrific food. Plenty do do on the grounds and local excursions are available. Went for a business trip but would love to go back with my husband. If you'e going to Costa Rica I highly recommend this Secrets resort.

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JorgeMonjeSecrets, General Manager at Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica, responded to this review

Dear cknud, we would love to welcome you back soon with your husband, please let us know how we could be of assistance and make that trip happen sooner than later, jmonje@secretsresorts.com It has been a pleasure to have you with us, any reason is a good one as well as no reason at all, so much to see and...

Hampden, Maine
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

From the moment we arrived, until we departed 5 days later, I felt "At Home". The staff was OUTSTANDING....genuinely kind, caring, wanting you to experience Costa Rica to the fullest!! Grounds and facilities were meticulously tended. Food was delicious...always something new to try...several bars and top-notch restaurants to select from. Can't wait to go back!

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JorgeMonjeSecrets, General Manager at Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica, responded to this review

Dear UpNorth_21705, warmest regards from your "home" in Costa Rica, nothing more beautiful, more meaningful and more motivating for all of us at Secrets Papagayo that knowing you've felt at home and among friends with us. I wished we were able to offer that same kind of experience and feeling to every one of our guests. Hopefully we will be...

London, Canada
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We just got back from this hotel last week and I couldn't be happier or more relaxed! The grounds are beautiful and well maintained. I am not a fan of big faceless hotel buildings so the two bedroom bungalows set into tropical gardens were perfect for us (side note: if you have trouble walking this might not be the place...

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JorgeMonjeSecrets, General Manager at Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica, responded to this review

Dear Barbara22032014, we loved you and are so grateful and happy to know you've loved Secrets Papagayo, on top of the beautiful memories you've got yourself a "Costa Rican name" Paula, is beautiful by the way, I will ask Leo about it, lol. Jokes apart, many, many thanks for your beautiful comments and for taking so much detail and time...

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Highlights
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Spa
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Services
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Set in the exuberant Arenilla Beach, Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica will offer adults a stunning Unlimited-Luxury(R) getaway in Costa Rica's Gulf of Papagayo. The secure community around Secrets Papagayo provides striking views of native flora and fauna and miles of unspoiled Pacific Coast beach. This all-suite resort boasts 202 spacious suites, each with a private balcony or terrace as well as a superb Unlimited-Luxury(R) experience starting with 24-hour room service, a daily refreshed mini-bar and more. The Preferred Club will provide an enhanced level of luxury with 65 ocean view suites and additional privileges including access to a private lounge, upgraded bath amenities and mini-bar, concierge service, pillow menu and much more. Guests will enjoy limitless gourmet cuisine, without reservations, at four restaurants and one café in addition to five bars that will serve unlimited top-shelf spirits. Days and nights are filled with land, beach and water activities and live entertainment. Two pools and a pristine beach await. Rejuvenation reigns supreme at the Secrets Spa by Pevonia(R), offering massage, body and facial treatments in 13 treatment rooms and a full-service beauty salon. Follow up this rejuvenation at the fully equipped fitness center or by taking part in one of many daily and nighttime activities. Just 20 minutes from the Liberia Airport and a mere 15 minutes from the touristic town of Coco Beach, Secrets Papagayo offers guests a privileged location both within the resort and throughout the area for an ideal Unlimited-Luxury(R) getaway on the Pacific Coast. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica

Address: Playa Arenilla, Costa Rica (Formerly Hilton Papagayo Costa Rica Resort & Spa)
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Gulf of Papagayo
Price Range: €295 - €741 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica 4.5*
Number of rooms: 202
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Also Known As:
Hilton Papagayo Costa Rica Hotel Gulf Of Papagayo
Hilton Papagayo Costa Rica Resort And Spa
Fiesta Premier Costa Rica
Hilton Gulf Of Papagayo
Gulf Of Papagayo Hilton
Fiesta Resort Costa Rica
Fiesta Premier Resort Spa Costa Rica
Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica Gulf Of Papagayo
Hotel Style:
#2 Top resorts Hotel in Gulf of Papagayo
#3 Romantic Hotel in Gulf of Papagayo
#3 Luxury Hotel in Gulf of Papagayo
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Gulf of Papagayo
#3 Spa Hotel in Gulf of Papagayo
#3 Family Hotel in Gulf of Papagayo
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“the best views are in the 200's, or up higher on the hills for sure!”
 of 5 bubbles danaweimer, 24 Mar 2017 | Read review
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“From what I could tell all rooms are great.”
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“We were in what they called a Standard Panoramic view, situated on a hill with a balcony overlooking the bay. Every morning we could sit outside and enjoy beautiful views while watching/hearing tropical birds and monkeys.”
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