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Rancho Armadillo Estate

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  • Excellent92%
  • Very good6%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
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Special Price: 25% off room rate
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Reviewed 4 April 2013

Our family of 4 stayed at Rancho Armadillo for a week over Spring break. Without having really planned anything in advance, we had an activity-filled yet relaxing and restorative vacation. We have owner/proprietor Rick Vogel to thank for this. Without being intrusive, Rick takes care...More

2  Thank lowkeytraveller
Reviewed 30 March 2013

Rick is a real pro. He has set up his property with his guests comforts in mind. He has thought of everything. He is also a top notch concierge and chef. He made sure that we were able to do everything we wanted to do....More

2  Thank ChatCat05
Reviewed 15 March 2013

Rancho Armadillo is everything wonderful that all the other reviewers have said about it. It's all a result, I believe, of the relationships that Rick has with his guests, his employees, and the Playa del Coco community. Rooms are spotless because he treats those who...More

3  Thank cmw2117
Reviewed 11 March 2013

We spent 6 nights at Rancho Armadillo and absolutely loved it. The location is close to Playa del Coco's beach and restaurants, but just far enough away to enjoy quiet evenings around the rancho and pool. We enjoyed watching a variety of colorful birds and...More

1  Thank BlueRidgeTourist
Reviewed 11 March 2013 via mobile

Just returned from 3 night stay - wished we would have had longer! This property has amazing views and all the amenities of home. Rick the owner really does it right! The rooms are rustic and charming- very clean. Showers are great! Breakfast was a...More

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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)
Wheelchair Access
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Outdoor pool
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
US$170 - US$200 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette
Details
Price range
US$170 - US$200 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette
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Traveller (170)
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Pool & Beach (59)
Dining (44)
Family and Play Areas (2)
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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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"Tell Rick what you are looking for. He will advise."
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"The rooms are spacious half-duplexes scattered around a large beautifully landscaped estate."
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"Any room is great, we tried them all. The howler monkeys are right beside you!"
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"Deluxe suite has huge bathroom with cool shower and tub too."
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