We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

La Palapa

156 reviews
Save
Traveller (86)
Dining (12)
Room & Suite (11)
Overview
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good25%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“loft style”(2 reviews)
“per night”(6 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
3.0 Star Hotel
All hotel details
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
Reviews (156)Write a Review
There are newer reviews for La Palapa
See the most recent reviews
Filter reviews
116 results
Traveller rating
63
26
10
9
8
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
63
26
10
9
8
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsloft styletoes in the sandper nightcosta ricasmall roomamazing locationred snapperbeach viewpura vidain towneach morningticocouchenriquewavessurfingprivacy
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
11 - 15 of 116 reviews
Reviewed 17 February 2017

The small room was a perfect size and had a large mini-fridge to keep water and beer cold. Our room backed right up to the beach. The staff were all friendly and helpful. They give you a clean beach towel every day. Delicious breakfast is...More

Thank Mallory S
Reviewed 5 February 2017

Visited this place for breakfast, it was ok, nothing special. Service was barely awake. The location of the restaurant is on the beach, probably the only reason it has customers. No recommendation, would only return by mistake.

Thank Robert H
Reviewed 2 February 2017

we stopped in to this cute little place to have BOGO happy hour beverages, which is happy to say, ALL day. we ordered the calamari and it was very delicious! we were enjoying the view and the calamari when the onslaught of beach sales people...More

Thank mk21054
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

beware this is a complete tourist trap where 5 people jump on you to greet you at the entrance (completely ignore you once you have paid and are leaving) I had a bad feeling we should have left We had to correct the bill FOUR...More

Thank mina e
Reviewed 24 January 2017

This restaurant was amazing the night we visited! The food was top notch, the entertainment and staff was even better than the food....however, once you go to the bathroom it makes you never want to return. I was shocked at the uncleanliness of the washroom...More

1  Thank wclarisa
View more reviews
PreviousNext
12345624
About
Amenities
Top amenities
Beachfront
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Microwave
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
US$79 - US$138 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$79 - US$138 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
Add Photo Photos
Traveller (86)
Dining (12)
Room & Suite (11)
Pool & Beach (5)
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Sarah B
10 July 2015|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from lapalapacabinas | Property representative |
Hola Sarah, yes, our shower has a hot water. We have 6 rooms with ocean view and one with garden/ocean view. We are the best position in the city: we are situated in the center of Tamarindo, if you want enjoy shops and... More
0
Votes
Google Translation
Room Tips
"The 3 loft rooms on the left are small, but very adequate, and right on the beach. View is good."
Read review
"All rooms open up to the beach and there are only 7 units."
Read review
"The hotel is small, it has only 7 rooms."
Read review
"Great view of the ocean"
Read review
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing