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Lakewood, Ohio
Reviewed yesterday NEW

This was our 3rd trip being Unlimited Vacation Club members. This was a disappointment compared to Puna Canta and Cancun. The service at this resort needs a major overhaul as to how members are treated. We never got our wine on the first night of check in as expected. The wait staff in the pool area seemed unconcerned about checking...

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Bradenton, Florida
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Great trip. Great people. Great fun. Perfect vacation! Restraunts were great. Smaller resort so there was no problems with wait times for dinner. Chairs by pool were easy to get. One downfall is that the resort spread out and a lot of steps to rooms, an older person may have problems. Shuttle service was available and were easily available.

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Charlotte, North Carolina
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This resort is nice and the staff Is A+. The restaurants/food was above average but found the variety to be limited. Room service was excellent and everything served was very tasty. If you are looking for any sort of night life this resort is not for you. Thankful we had friends traveling with us as we sat around the bar...

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Ada, ok
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Beautiful country, beautiful resort, beautiful people - pura vida! We have visited a number of Secrets and this one certainly ranks up there with the best of them. Speedy check in at the Preferred Lounge; thank you, Victor! The room was small, but very nice, with a breathtaking view over the bay and sparkling black sand beaches. The resort is...

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Hanmer
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My husband and I traveled from Jan 12th to the 19th...love Costa Rica...we thought we wanted to relax for the week so this resort we picked for that reason..but quickly discovered it was a little to quiet for us...and that is only complaint. Everything else was excellent, staff, food our room all great

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Our overall experience was amazing! We stayed at this resort with friends & had side by side rooms (221 & 222) with a lovely deck out front and a beautiful view of the gardens. Rooms were equipped with everything needed including sunscreen & bug spray & a well stocked mini bar. The service was exceptional,all staff were friendly & outgoing...

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Blackwood, New Jersey
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My wife and I stayed at Secrets Papagayo for our honeymoon and it was amazing. The amenities offered were first class and the service was more than excellent. I have never experienced a friendlier group of workers that genuinely seemed to enjoy working at the resort. The activities offered by the resort kept us busy and we enjoyed every one...

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Baltimore, Maryland
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We just returned from a fabulous week. This Secrets is a little smaller than most but the services and staff are excellent. We would always Recommend a preferred room. Ask for Erik in the preferred lounge bar. Nelly at the preferred restaurant called Seaside. And Henri the pool bartender is the best!! Ask him for a pretty Mango Tango. Good...

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Brussels
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This was the second half of my visit to Costa Rica (I spent the first half near the Arenal Volcano) and it was beautiful. It was my first stay at Secrets, but certainly not the last. It was relaxing and the food was very good. The staff was extremely friendly. This is a very large property, and we were high...

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

Dear co-houston, wow sounds like a beautiful trip you had, great combination of areas to visit, very glad you had the chance to stay and visit Arenal region and our resort and to know you had a great trip and holiday. It was a pleasure to have you with us and we would love to welcome you back very very...

Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We visited January 6-13. The resort is very nice, but maybe not quite as nice as other Secrets we have visited. The staff here as in most places was wonderful - very friendly and helpful. We did a romantic dinner on the beach one night and Jose was our waiter and was fantastic! Kenneth made me an excellent ginger margarita,...

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Dear Bonnie T, always a pleasure to welcome you home to one of our Secrets Resorts, very, very happy to know you've had a beautiful holiday and we are most grateful for your visit and your very kind and detailed review, on behalf of our team, all the many friends you've left behind at Costa Rica, thanks a lot. Indeed...

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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
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
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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: €336 - €1,214 (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 Spa Hotel in Gulf of Papagayo
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Gulf of Papagayo
#3 Luxury Hotel in Gulf of Papagayo
#3 Family Hotel in Gulf of Papagayo
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“We stayed in room 100 and the location was excellent if you want to be close to all of the main attractions.”
 of 5 bubbles DebsLev, 21 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Liked the location of our room(221). Didn't have an ocean view, but garden view was lovely with all the birds & butterflies. Very quiet, but close to the pool & main area with bars & restaurants. ”
 of 5 bubbles murrays755, 21 Jan 2017 | Read review
“If you're a wildlife lover I definitely recommend going snorkelling”
 of 5 bubbles ktfit89, 19 Jan 2017 | Read review
“very clean beauty and excellent room service”
 of 5 bubbles 11gerardoh, 18 Jan 2017 | Read review
“You will have a walk to the pools and dining so indicate if you want to be close.”
 of 5 bubbles robertmD5197IK, 18 Jan 2017 | Read review
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