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    Hotel RipJack Inn

    50m Al Sur de Oficna de Minae, Playa Grande, Costa Rica
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    03/09/2017 04/09/2017
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    Room & Suite (97)
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    • Excellent70%
    • Very good21%
    • Average5%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible1%
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    “rip jack” (82 reviews)
    “yoga studio” (18 reviews)
    “costa rica” (91 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Suites
    Bar/Lounge
    Multilingual Staff
    Pets Allowed
    Wheelchair Access
    Laundry Service
    Private Balcony
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 15 December 2013

    It was our first time in Costa Rica so it's a bit difficult to compare with other hotels in this country. But i've traveled enough in my life to know that when you mix together a fantastic location (50m from the best beach and surf),...More

    1  Thank smartelTA
    Response from RipleyCostaRica, Manager at Hotel RipJack InnResponded 17 December 2013

    Wow, thank you so much for sharing this fantastic review! We are out of words to describe how much this means to us. We are so fortunate to have guests like you staying at the RipJack. Please let us know whenever you decide to come...More

    Reviewed 7 December 2013

    For anyone looking to do a wedding in Costa Rica, the RipJack was great for us. Annie acted as a pseudo wedding planner helped us organize things from afar. The venue was the perfect mix of being low-key and sophisticated. The food was awesome. And...More

    Thank Ashton R
    Response from RipleyCostaRica, Manager at Hotel RipJack InnResponded 17 December 2013

    Dear Ashton, thank you for your kind words. It is special to us that you returned for and let us be part of your wedding. We are happy to hear that we fulfilled your expectations. Enjoy the life as a married man and we hope...More

    Reviewed 7 December 2013

    Firstly thanks to jeannette who was very welcoming! For the price(90$ without breakfast it's expensive for Costa Rica) the standard rooms are under kitchen and bar so it was very noisy. Especially the firstr night because there were à wedding over our heads:( However the...More

    Thank juli8382
    Response from RipleyCostaRica, Manager at Hotel RipJack InnResponded 7 December 2013

    Dear Juli, merci beaucoup for your review. We regret hearing that you had a disappointing experience. Due to the wedding during the first night of your stay, the noise level was higher than usual. If we had informed you prior to your arrival, you might...More

    Reviewed 4 December 2013

    We were browsing for places to stay in tamarindo and playa grande and came across ripjackinn. We were not interested in any place which is in the middle of the town but more of close to nature sort of a deal and ripjack inn is...More

    Thank Soumya L
    Response from RipleyCostaRica, Manager at Hotel RipJack InnResponded 6 December 2013

    Dear Soumya, thank you for your time to write us a review. We are happy to hear that you liked the RipJack Inn. Our standard rooms, the category you booked, do not come with wifi access. There is wifi in our restaurant, however, due to...More

    Reviewed 28 October 2013

    We loved the rip jack inn so much that we didn't want to leave. We stayed a little over two weeks and were, sometimes, the only couple in the whole inn. It was very relaxing during the rainy season. Playa Grande is an absolute gem....More

    Thank AshCap28
    Response from RipleyCostaRica, Manager at Hotel RipJack InnResponded 6 November 2013

    Thank you so much for this wonderful review and the 5-star ranking!! We love that you loved it! Rainy season is very quiet and there are some travelers that come to Playa Grande during those months and are disappointed by the lack of activity. We...More

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    310 reviews
    #5 of 6 hotels in Playa Grande
     
    La Marejada Hotel
    185 reviews
    #3 of 6 hotels in Playa Grande
     
    Playa Grande Park Hotel
    140 reviews
    #6 of 6 hotels in Playa Grande
     
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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Beachfront
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Laundry Service
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    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Pool
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    • Price range
    • US$43 - US$154 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Hotel Style
    • #2 On the Beach Hotel in Playa Grande
    • #2 Family Hotel in Playa Grande
    • #3 Romantic Hotel in Playa Grande
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
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    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 21
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    • Location
    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Guanacaste >
    • Playa Grande
    • Also Known As
    • Hotel Ripjack Playa Grande
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    Room & Suite (97)
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    10987-ron
    9 November 2015|
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    Response from RipleyCostaRica | Property representative |
    Hi Ron, The meeting point for the turtle tours is 50 meters from the hotel. The season started mid October and goes until mid February.
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    1 February 2015|
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    Response from RipleyCostaRica | Property representative |
    The beach at low tide is great for kids to swim and play and there some really cool tide pools that my daughter loves to hang out in and see all sorts of fish. At high tide the waves come in and that's when people surf so... More
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    "Family of four loves the two bedroom suite in front of the lap pool and viewing the giant tropical almond..."
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    "We just went to the restaurant and highly recommend it!"
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    "avoid rooms 2 and three. try to get one in building near pool"
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    "Many different room types available depending on your needs"
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