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Rancho Armadillo Estate

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  • Excellent92%
  • Very good6%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“the owner”(54 reviews)
“great host”(12 reviews)
“costa rica”(72 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
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Reviewed 25 June 2017

My dad and I visited Costa Rica and Playas del Coco for the first time this summer and made this our home base for our adventures. Not knowing anything about the area and having only a working knowledge of the Spanish language, having Rick as...More

Thank sophiecresswell
Reviewed 25 April 2017

Fly into Liberia International Airport and you can be in the beautiful beach town of Playa del Coco (Coco Beach) in less than an hour. Calm waves and a shady palm lined beach also make this a favorite for Tico families. Lots of people having...More

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Reviewed 20 April 2017

The most amazing view from the relaxing patio over the pool. The owner makes all the difference, really doing a great job of hosting and providing all the info you could need, both locally, but also for the rest of your trip. He provides a...More

Thank socalmom2015
Reviewed 17 April 2017

From the moment we arrived Rick was a superb host and care for our every want and need. Rancho Armadillo was more than we were expecting, it is truly a magical place. 25 minutes from Liberia International Airport. Great views of the ocean from Rancho...More

Thank Claudia C
Reviewed 15 April 2017

I have stayed at Rancho many times now and this last time was no different. The property is beautifully landscaped, the pool is oh so refreshing and the views are breathtaking. The rooms are homey (all have A/C and cable TV) and the same comfy-chill...More

Thank Tash112
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About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Pool
Outdoor pool
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
US$170 - US$200 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#1 Best Value Hotel in Playas del Coco
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette
Details
Price range
US$170 - US$200 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#1 Best Value Hotel in Playas del Coco
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette
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Traveller (166)
Room & Suite (168)
Pool & Beach (59)
Dining (42)
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Arvind A
17 February 2015|
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Response from RanchoArmadillo | Property representative |
We are located on the side of the mountain overlooking the Gulf of Papagayo, about 1 Mile from the beach in Coco. (10 -15 minute walk downhill) Because the mountains come right down to the ocean each of the beaches north and... More
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"Deluxe suite has huge bathroom with cool shower and tub too."
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"Great views, certain rooms easily accessible with others having quite a few stairs."
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"The hotel only has 6 rooms. Don't go there to be in your room. Go there to enjoy the outdoors, Rick, and..."
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"If views are important, request rooms that are located the farthest away from the Owner's cottage."
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