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Reviewed 24 May 2015 via mobile

I usually don't write reviews but this time I have to say that my experience was so amazing that I have to take the time. Management since I contact them very reachable through email. When we got to the Castillo Michael and Jessica were very welcoming, and through our stay they where always in the best disposition for anything you...

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Todd H, Manager at Castillo de Pavones, responded to this review

We are very delighted that you enjoyed your stay, as it was our pleasure to meet you both. Look forward to seeing you again. M & J

San Jose, Costa Rica
Reviewed 5 May 2015

Great place, big and clean rooms. Close to surfing point. Excellent breakfast, hot water, air conditioning, great ocean views, small fridge. Enough room space to keep surfing gear inside the room, even SUP's. Owners very friendly. Wifi & cable TV

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Todd H, Manager at Castillo de Pavones, responded to this review

Glad you enjoyed your stay, look forward to seeing you again. M & J

Alameda, California
Reviewed 25 April 2015

I feel like I will never have enough time to write a good enough review. I showed up with my friends late in the afternoon, I asked Tasia, the property manager (I hope I spelled your name right!) where a store was, and she offered to just drive us there. Later, Tasia invited us to an Italian restaurant and drove...

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Kingston, Canada
Reviewed 9 February 2015

The Castillo is a beautiful place to stay while in Pavones, which is magical and so wondrous you will have a hard time saying goodbye, I certainly did. I was lucky enough to stay a week here, and I dream of it daily. The customer service is absolutely outstanding, and the views and sights, sounds, smells and energy is ethereal....

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Wilmington, North Carolina, United States
Reviewed 25 November 2014

My wife and I stayed in the Aves room for 7 nights and are now in therapy for separation anxiety. The worst thing about this place is having to leave. The excellent delivery of customer service far exceeded our expectations. The room was literally jaw dropping and I wish I could have had a picture of our reactions when we...

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Reviewed 13 October 2014

We stayed three nights, me, my husband and his parents. We choose two spectacular suits, great view and breathless nature around. Tasia, the manager and her child, Suny, are very attentive and kind! The breakfast is great with the burritos super tasty! Is near from the beach and have a river nearby to go tubing! Pavones is a far village...

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Milan, Italy
Reviewed 1 September 2014

We stayed two nights this August in the Castillo and we enjoyed the hospitality of Todd and his friendly crew. the place is simply magic with spectacular rooms and even more dramatic scenes from the top roof where monkies parrots and other incredible wild life can be observed . the vision of a sloth at 6 feets from us was...

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Reviewed 12 August 2014

Four of us shared a room on a recent surf trip to the area and found it to be clean, comfortable and a great location up on the mountain. The view from the top widow's watch was incredible. The included breakfast was delicious after a morning surf. Atmosphere of the hotel was better than any we found in the area....

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Satellite Beach, Florida
Reviewed 4 August 2014

Great people, beautiful place with scenery and animals to view. Native food with activities for all... Very romantic for couples with epic views! Far drive but worth the epic surf and remote beauty. Thank you for the experience to all the staff!!

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Danville, Kentucky
Reviewed 1 August 2014

Amazing, beautiful, great views, terrific food, so many gorgeous details. We travelled with our group and didn't know exactly what to expect. The staff was professional and took care of us from the start. Each room was different and they were all great. We saw sloths and red scarlet macaws every day. The beach is a 5 min walk away....

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
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  • Hot Tub
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Castillo de Pavones is the perfect place to be in Paradise. Located in SW Costa Rica near the Panamanian border, the Castillo is located in the quiet town of Pavones. We are a jungle castle offering massive suites, most of which have spectacular ocean views. Here, you can enjoy fantastic ocean views and your 2-person jacuzzi tub and king size orthopedic bed. Enjoy our glass-enclosed restaurant and lounge, offering world cuisine restaurant. A five-minute walk down the hill brings you to the ocean, river, and directly in front of the beginning of the longest left break wave in the world. A ten-minute walk brings you to the center of town. We can book your boat trip to Matapalo for surfing, fishing, snorkeling. Horseback riding, private guided hikes and canopy tours can also be arranged through the Castillo. Walk to the river, or just relax all day at the Castillo, wandering from window to window, taking in the breathtaking 360 degree views from our 3rd, 4th, and 5th level restaurant, bar and lounge. Castillo de Pavones offers the Guaymi Indian Reserve, and the famous Tiskita Jungle Lodge. Castillo de Pavones has four large, private luxury suites for rent daily/weekly/monthly. We are service-oriented, and pride ourselves on paying attention you every detail of your Costa Rican adventure vacation. Full made to order all you can eat breakfast and drinks in the morning delivered to your suite or enjoyed up in our famous 360° Leftbreak Lounge. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Castillo de Pavones

Address: 500 Meters Sur de Super Rio Claro | ., Pavones 60704, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Pavones
Price Range: $191 - $272 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Castillo de Pavones 3.5*
Number of rooms: 4
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“The Jungle room offers jungle canopy views and ocean views, an amazing treat.”
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“Jungle room seemed to have the most privacy.”
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