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    Hotel Lookout at Playa Tortuga

    Calle Paraiso (300 Meters Este de Ferreteria Ventanas) | Playa Tortuga, Ojochal 60501, Costa Rica
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          US$149
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          Overview
          • Excellent63%
          • Very good28%
          • Average6%
          • Poor2%
          • Terrible1%
          Travellers talk about
          “great view” (10 reviews)
          “costa rica” (20 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Air Conditioning
          Beachfront
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Hotel
          Restaurant
          Room Service
          Family Rooms
          Bar/Lounge
          Fitness centre
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          Private Balcony
          3.0 Star Hotel
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          1 - 5 of 125 reviews

          Reviewed 3 weeks ago

          We travelled Costa Rica with our two little kids. The Lookout was fantastic, beautiful scenery, friendly and personal treatment, up-to-date installations. Actually nothing to add. We know what it is like to read Tripdvisor reviews to judge whether a hotel suitable or not, this is...More

          Thank LexiBarcelona
          Response from OsaJohn, General Manager at Hotel Lookout at Playa TortugaResponded 3 weeks ago

          Greetings Lexi, I am so happy you enjoyed your stay. My staff and I appreciate your kind words. Once Costa Rica is in your experience, you will want to return again and again. Hotel Lookout is such a great "base of operations" for Costa Ballena...More

          Reviewed 19 May 2017

          We did not stay at the hotel but went to the restaurant for dinner after reading excellent reviews. We were the only people in the place and the waiter acted like we were putting him out. He did not offer us drinks and when we...More

          Thank mckillip09
          Response from OsaJohn, General Manager at Hotel Lookout at Playa TortugaResponded 20 May 2017

          Greetings, I am glad you enjoyed the Nachos and I am so sorry the staff was less than attentive. We hope that you will return again and enjoy a very different experience. In the future, if I may be of help in any way, please...More

          Reviewed 17 April 2017

          After reading all the reviews we were convinced this would be the perfect spot to rest and enjoy the pacific beaches. Unfortunately we were not able to sleep at all due to the terrible HOT temperature in our room with no A/C (we measured at...More

          Thank jakecrom
          Response from OsaJohn, General Manager at Hotel Lookout at Playa TortugaResponded 18 April 2017

          Saludos Jakecrom, As an Eco-friendly hotel, we enjoy offering Air Conditioning as an option. Normally the Ocean Breezes and the Ceiling Fans provide enough cooling for our two Standard Rooms; especially at night. For your next visit, try one of our Comfort Deluxe Guestrooms! I...More

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          Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

          We came down for a family wedding and had the best experience of all our travels. The location is one of the bests you can get for the view. Watching the thunderstorm roll in from the ocean was exquisite. We had a great friendly atmosphere...More

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          Response from OsaJohn, General Manager at Hotel Lookout at Playa TortugaResponded 15 April 2017

          Greetings Adam and Amanda, It was such a pleasure to host your stay. We look forward to hosting your big event! Pura Vida.

          Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

          Beautiful hotel, fabulous breakfast. Staff very attentive and rooms very clean with air conditioner, and fan. Beautiful views of the ocean high on a hill. You were able to sit out on the lawn and enjoy the ocean views Would recommend greatly.

          Thank Ceaa D
          Response from OsaJohn, General Manager at Hotel Lookout at Playa TortugaResponded 12 April 2017

          Greetings! For many of the reasons you listed, we love what we do. Whether our guests are relaxing in lounge chairs on the lawn or floating in the pool with a cocktail, the view is amazing. We hope you return soon.

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          About
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Free Parking
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Beachfront
          • Room Service
          • Spa
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Room Service
          • Laundry Service
          • Concierge
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$105 - US$171 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms ,
          • Accessible rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 12
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          • Costa Rica >
          • Province of Puntarenas >
          • Ojochal
          • Also Known As
          • Lookout At Playa Tortuga Hotel Ojochal
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Suzie44224
          There are two beaches mentioned in an earlier answer, are they good for snorkeling and swimming? Or are they rocjy? Thank you
          15 April 2017|
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          Response from Lindey L | Reviewed this property |
          Snorkeling is better by the boat tours. But we enjoyed swimming at Playa Ventanas. It has a nice beach, nice waves, great snow cone vendor & of course the beautiful sea-Ventanas 'windows'. You pay 1500 colonies to park but... More
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          keywestelaine
          Hi I am considering a trip there over Xmas week. I only need a very small room. Can you please give me the rates? I will probably be traveling by myself. Also , what is there to do within walking distance?
          31 August 2016|
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          Response from OsaJohn | Property representative |
          Greetings, at that time of year, there will be plenty of activities available. Within walking distance are two beaches, Playa Tortuga and about 2 km away is Playa Ventanas. We also have bus service and local taxi service if... More
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          "Cabins facing the ocean are obviously the preferred option."
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          "Careful with the room with no a/c and no hot water"
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          "Ask for an ocean view room and if you can afford it, go for the suits."
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          "All the rooms are nice"
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