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Occidental Papagayo - Adults only

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Can't say enough what a great time we had at this quaint little resort! It was perfect for us and our group of friends! All of the staff was over the top friendly, and really made our vacation special--especially Olman at the beach bar and Alonso at the restaurants. They really make your vacation one to remember for you and...

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Jean Marie P, Director General at Occidental Papagayo - Adults only, responded to this review

Dear pharmer21; We are happy to read you had a great time in our Hotel; it is a pleasure to know that you enjoyed our facilities. Our main goal is the total satisfaction of our guests, it is heart-warming read we accomplished that goal with you during your stay. I am truly happy to know that we have managed to...

Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

Resort-Very clean, well-kept grounds and staff that went out of their way to assist us with everything! We read a few complaints prior to coming and must say we never experienced anything that others indicated. There were lots of towels, always hot water in the rooms, a clean pool, and fun activities like volleyball, dancing, and aerobic exercises in and...

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Jean Marie P, Director General at Occidental Papagayo - Adults only, responded to this review

Dear Beadle_07; Thank you for taking the time to share your recent vacation experience at Occidental Papagayo. We are so pleased to read that you had a great time and appreciate all of your feedback. We would also like to say how grateful we are to you for your review, highlighting important features of the resort and providing our future...

charleston, sc
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I stayed at here in February. We enjoyed how quiet and low key the resort is. Loved the trees on the beach providing shade. Even though the resort was at capacity it didn't seem over crowded. We went to the beach and didn't use the pool as much. We never had an issue getting chairs at the...

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Jean Marie P, Director General at Occidental Papagayo - Adults only, responded to this review

Dear charlestonmel; Thank you for taking the time to share your recent vacation experience at Occidental Papagayo. We are so pleased to read that you had a great time and appreciate all of your feedback. We would also like to say how grateful we are to you for your review, highlighting important features of the resort and providing our future...

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a great experience at this resort. First of all, I'm Celiac and require a GF diet. This was by far the best all inclusive experience and I highly recommend it for anyone who needs to eat GF. We arrived after the restaurant closed, but they kept food aside for us... a thoughtful and much appreciated gesture. The resort...

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Jean Marie P, Director General at Occidental Papagayo - Adults only, responded to this review

Dear Treena D; We are glad to read that you had a wonderful vacation during your stay here in Occidental Papagayo. We would also like to say how grateful we are to you for your descriptive review highlighting important features of the resort and activities in the area providing our future guests with useful tips and suggestions that will enhance...

Reviewed 1 week ago

We just got home yesterday from a week long vacation in Costa Rica and we are in love with this country. We stayed at Occidental Papagayo and were extremely happy with our stay. When we arrived in Liberia we rented a car. Must have GPS. We got a little lost but overall found the resort in the dark with very...

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Jean Marie P, Director General at Occidental Papagayo - Adults only, responded to this review

Dear Moriah & Anthony; Thank you for your fabulous review of Occidental Papagayo. We are delighted that you choose us as your holiday destination. We aim to provide each and every guest with a wonderful and memorable experience and I am so pleased that we did it for you. We also appreciate your kind words for our staff, their kindness...

Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had our wedding at the Occidental Grand Papagayo and could not have had a better experience. It was incredible!!! We wanted a low key, affordable option for our guests to come and experience Costa Rica while not sacrificing the wedding experience. While it is not the 4-seasons, we got way more than what we paid for. I could go...

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Jean Marie P, Director General at Occidental Papagayo - Adults only, responded to this review

Dear jpatnode7; First and foremost, congratulations for your recent Wedding! Thank you for choosing to spend such an important event with us at Occidental Papagayo where our goal is to make our home feel like yours. Thank you for your lovely comments regarding the service you received from our team members, we will make sure to share your kind words...

Delafield, WI
Reviewed 1 week ago

I rate the premium level staff as exceptional, always available and very helpful. They were always ready to help us, and recommended great tours to take. Premium level bar and food excellent, as well as all the other restaurants. Our condo (2 bedroom, 3 bath) was spotless. Spa staff were wonderful, and made us feel extra special. All the staff...

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Jean Marie P, Director General at Occidental Papagayo - Adults only, responded to this review

Dear Beth B; Thank you for the great feedback of your recent holiday experience at our Occidental Papagayo; guest satisfaction is our number one goal and there is nothing better than achieving that, we are happy our hotel and staff were able to meet all your needs during your stay. Your enthusiasm for our staff is very much appreciated and...

Florence
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent staff, specifically Mario at the Guest Service desk, Michael at the Activities counter (kayaking, snorkeling and bingo guide!) and Willmer (sp?) at the Lounge Bar. Someone goofed up one of our reservations for dinner, and they gave us a better meal/menu and a bottle of free champagne, which was all nicer in the end! As always, if you're good...

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Jean Marie P, Director General at Occidental Papagayo - Adults only, responded to this review

Dear dunrath; Thank you for the great feedback of your recent holiday experience at our Occidental Papagayo; guest satisfaction is our number one goal and there is nothing better than achieving that, we are happy our hotel and staff were able to meet all your needs during your stay. I am grateful for your compliments towards our staff, whose kindness...

Burlington, Wisconsin
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at the Occidental for the first time and were not disappointed! Everything we needed was within walking distance. There is only 1 pool, but there are only 163 rooms so there is plenty of room for everyone. The beach is only a 5 minute walk from the hotel and the hills proved a great work out, but there...

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Jean Marie P, Director General at Occidental Papagayo - Adults only, responded to this review

We are glad to read that you had a wonderful vacation during your stay here in Occidental Grand Papagayo. We would also like to say how grateful we are to you for your descriptive review highlighting important features of the resort and activities in the area providing our future guests with useful tips and suggestions that will enhance their vacation...

Chambersburg, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 1 week ago

My family stayed at this resort from March 3-10, 2017. We had a marvelous time! The property is well-maintained and the hotel staff is very friendly! The cuisine is excellent, with a large variety of entrees and very good quality food. The pool was nice and the beach had plenty of room. The property is very large, with beautiful trees...

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Jean Marie P, Director General at Occidental Papagayo - Adults only, responded to this review

Dear Fred B, We always find it nice to read that our guests went home with great holiday memories. Thank you for reviewing your recent stay in our Occidental Papagayo. It is wonderful to read we were able to make your stay special from the moment you arrived until the moment you departed. We also appreciate your kind words for...

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Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Breakfast included
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in Guanacaste on the Pacific coast of Costa Rica,The Adults Only Occidental Grand Papagayo is only at 25 minutes from the Liberia International Airport. This Resort surrounded by nature, boast lush tropical lanscape with scenic views of Bahía Culebra in Papagayo Golf.Ideal for couples, honeymooners and adult guest seeking a relaxing getaway. The Occidental Grand Papagayo offers a highly persolized five star all- inclusive experience delivered by an attentive and dedicated staff. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Occidental Papagayo - Adults only

Address: Playa Buena, 485000, Costa Rica (Formerly Occidental Grand Papagayo by Barceló)
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Gulf of Papagayo
Price Range: €184 - €326 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Occidental Papagayo - Adults only 4*
Number of rooms: 163
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Also Known As:
Occidental Grand Papagayo Hotel Gulf Of Papagayo
Occidental Grand Papagayo Gulf Of
Occidental Grand Papagayo Costa Rica
Grande Papagayo Costa Rica
Grand Papagayo Liberia
Occidental Papagayo - Adults Only Costa Rica/Gulf Of Papagayo
Hotel Style:
#1 Best Value Hotel in Gulf of Papagayo
#4 Top resorts Hotel in Gulf of Papagayo
#5 Spa Hotel in Gulf of Papagayo
#6 Luxury Hotel in Gulf of Papagayo
#7 On the Beach Hotel in Gulf of Papagayo
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“Ask foe a room close to the pool or reception / restaurants !”
 of 5 bubbles scottsR8829NG, 23 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Get an ocean view room with patio.”
 of 5 bubbles moriahc2017, 17 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Romance package comes with a lot of extras; Bring your own re-usable mug/thermos for the bar to use as their cups are small.”
 of 5 bubbles dunrath, 16 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Ask for rooms close to the pool”
 of 5 bubbles dspencer53105, 15 Mar 2017 | Read review
“If you are high up, there will be long walks to the pool and buffet. Take the shuttle.”
 of 5 bubbles Danski_13, 14 Mar 2017 | Read review
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