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Hotel Cantarana

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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good12%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“short walk”(27 reviews)
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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3 Star Hotel
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All reviewsshort walkcosta ricaevery morningbeach chairs and umbrellaswater supplywater taxinice poolbeautiful hotelincluded in the room ratedeserted beachbreakfast was includedprivate paththe hotel's restauranthotel managementfour nightsroom hotelacross the river
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Absolutely wonderful spot. This lovely boutique hotel is just opposite the ocean and we loved the sound of the waves crashing while enjoying outdoor yoga, a swim in the lovely pool or quiet time in the shade. Staff (Evelyn, Anna, and extra specially Madeline )...More

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Reviewed 18 April 2018

Excellent small hotel with great staff and descent rooms. Located close to the beach. Need a vehicle, but that's true for much of CR. Definitely recommend! Restaurant was good as well. Prices were pretty typical of the area.

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Response from Federico d, Gerente at Hotel CantaranaResponded 19 April 2018

Hello, Thank you for your time sharing your experience! Is very important for us in order to improve every day. Thank you for recommend us! PURA VIDA

Reviewed 27 March 2018

Spent time at this lovely hotel over the holiday season. It is close to their private beach and features clean rooms. Every morning, we enjoyed a very nice breakfast in the Bistro. Evelyne, the hotel manager and the rest of the staff were extremely welcoming...More

Thank jtruss2018
Response from Federico d, Propietario at Hotel CantaranaResponded 28 March 2018

Hola, Thank you for taking the time to review us. We are happy you enjoyed your vacations with us. We hope to see you again for your next vacations in Playa Grande Evelyne Lariviere Hotel Manager

Reviewed 28 February 2018

This was our 5th trip back to Costa Rica and Hotel Cantarana. Going in February you can be assured of outstanding weather and surf. We found this hotel in 2013 and always stay here on vacation. There have been additions to the pool area which...More

Thank Wayne M
Response from Federico d, Owner at Hotel CantaranaResponded 8 March 2018

Hola Wayne and Donna, It was great to see you this year again. We're so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us. Thanks so much for writing about your experience here, and we appreciate your compliments! Nothing pleases us more than to know our guests...More

Reviewed 23 February 2018

It is rather a small place with exchange students living on the premises and sometimes working the restaurant or hotel business. Pleasant atmosphere.Sometime the howling monkeys could be heard or seen across the street. Breakfast and coffee is very good. We had dinner one night...More

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Response from Federico d, Owner at Hotel CantaranaResponded 8 March 2018

We're so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us. Thanks so much for writing about your experience here, and we appreciate your compliments. We are glad you enjoyed the breakfast and area! We apologize for the restaurant inconvenience, and are now back open. Nothing pleases...More

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Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$65 - US$461 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#1 Family Hotel in Playa Grande
#1 Romantic Hotel in Playa Grande
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Playa Grande
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$65 - US$461 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Family Hotel in Playa Grande
#1 Romantic Hotel in Playa Grande
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Playa Grande
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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28 October 2017|
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Response from Federico d | Property representative |
Hello, Is 1 hour drive from Liberia. Is about 60 km far away approximate.
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26 February 2017|
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Response from lucky2324 | Reviewed this property |
Definitely great for paddle boarding. The bigger waves are in a section towards the north end of the beach.
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20 August 2016|
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Response from ire_unfried | Reviewed this property |
Hello, there is one in Tamarindo and another one in Huacas. Both are about 10 from the hotel.
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"Make sure your door looks and the refrigerator is working"
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"Rooms 1 - 4 are pretty much the same. Water pressure is better in the first floor rooms."
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"Upstairs rooms are quieter and silent, do not choose the room under the restaurant"
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"Select rooms 1-4. Do not choose room #5."
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