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Hotel Playa Westfalia

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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good21%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“playa westfalia”(8 reviews)
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Free Wifi
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Breakfast included
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3.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 11 April 2012

Hotel Westfalia was the perfect place for us to stay before we went to Tortuguero. We had the room on the ground floor right next to the pool. The room was spacious and very clean. We had internet access. The pool area was very nice....More

Thank kdsc
Response from MrMichaelFlorida, Owner at Hotel Playa WestfaliaResponded 11 July 2013

I am sorry for such a late reply. For some reason, I was not notified of some of my reviews, yours being one of them. I am so happy you enjoyed your stay at our hotel and hope you can come again in the future!

Reviewed 23 March 2012

I gave this a 4 stars because we got a room with two double beds, a kitchenette, and a sitting/lounge room and a huge bathroom, all for a decent price. The pool was cleaned daily and was nice to go in. The staff do not...More

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Response from MrMichaelFlorida, Owner at Hotel Playa WestfaliaResponded 13 August 2012

Hi Matthew; Sorry for the late reply, but I thought I had responded and just noticed that I actually responded to someone with the same concerns that stayed just the week before you. Here is a cpy of that reply: March 22, 2012 I am...More

Reviewed 15 March 2012

Staff was friendly but couldn't almost any English. At the time we where there the weather was bad, always rain and a lot of mosquitos but of course this has nothing to do with the hotel, more with the environment. I wouldn't go back at...More

3  Thank Fanneke570
Response from MrMichaelFlorida, Owner at Hotel Playa WestfaliaResponded 22 March 2012

I am sorry for the lack of English speaking staff during your visit. Two of our management staff left recently and it is hard to find people to replce them quickly. My manager Diana,Maya has recently begun English lessons for all the staff in hopes...More

Reviewed 17 January 2012

Diana, the manager, is wonderful. Organized everything for our trip. had dinner ready for us upon our arrival. Organized a shuttle from san jose airport to her resort and also a cab the following morning to the moin boat launch to go to Tortuguero. Can't...More

1  Thank MrSudbury
Response from MrMichaelFlorida, Owner at Hotel Playa WestfaliaResponded 11 July 2013

I am sorry for such a late reply. For some reason, I was not notified of some of my reviews, yours being one of them. I am so happy you enjoyed your stay at our hotel and hope you can come again in the future!

Reviewed 29 November 2011

I don't agree with the last review at all ! Yes Cahuita and Puerto Viejo, 50km away, are much nicer towns than Limon, but the Playa Westfalia Hotel is the nicest one around !! Limon is a Industrial port tonw. We went there a few...More

Thank Mik S
Response from MrMichaelFlorida, Owner at Hotel Playa WestfaliaResponded 11 July 2013

For some reason, I was not notified of some of my reviews, yours being one of them. I am so happy you enjoyed your stay at our hotel and hope you can come again in the future!

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Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$53 - US$121 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$53 - US$121 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms
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Susan C
17 March 2017|
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Response from HotelPlayaWestfalia | Property representative |
Good Mornong Ms. Susan. The taxi from the hotel to Puerto Limon is arround $10usd each way. They will sure make round trip.. Best regards!!
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Anthony M
21 February 2017|
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Good morning.. This is a black sand beach very private and lonely, depends on the time of the year you can swim no for snorkeling, there are not umbrellas or chairs on the beach. Best regards!!
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