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Ylang Ylang Beach Resort

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Jersey City, New Jersey
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The Room: Very small, we had the one that had two double beds and no room even for a closet in there. But you have your patio seating outside as well as hammocks and so it's not like you need to be in the room apart from sleeping. We were a family of four (1 five yr old and 1...

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Fairfax, Virginia
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The amenities, food (loads of vegan options), location, and tours were top notch! The owners of the resort did a tremendous job coordinating our travel there from San Jose Airport and booking our tours (those on their website and also other tours we found). Moraya made everything incredibly easy for us. The location was wonderful - just secluded enough and...

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Santiago, Chile
Reviewed 1 week ago

Privileged location, excellent service, beautiful place, great food.. Right at the beach, and walking distance from several other beaches. We stayed at a tent, and it was an amazing experience. All we were looking for.

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Long Beach, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

This resort was the perfect blend of beauty, nature, and luxury without pretense. My wife and I were treated so well by all the staff members and the honeymoon package did not disappoint. We stayed in Dome 1, and were steps to the beach. We could hear the waves crashing at night even with the air conditioner on. The room...

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Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The photos that I'd seen prior to arrival did not do this property justice. I love the jungle feel walking through it. It is steps from the ocean and the beach is lovely. We had friendly service in the restaurant every day, I particularly enjoyed Cristian! The family beach suite we stayed in left a lot to be desired (they...

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YlangYlangManagement, Owner at Ylang Ylang Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Lindsey, Thank you for writing a review for Ylang Ylang Beach Resort. As mentioned in your review, we are happy to hear that you enjoyed our beautiful beach front property, expansive and lush gardens, our excellent restaurant staff and food. Our rooms are simple, as advertised. We do not have TV or phones (purposely), however, it's a far cry...

Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed in the Tree Canopy suite, basically like 'glamping' in a treehouse. The grounds are gorgeous. The staff is friendly and helpful. The food is healthy and delicious. I would definitely recommend this place and will certainly be back myself

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Albany, California
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ylang Ylang is about 15 mins walk from Montezuma, located on a beautiful beach property. The garden, pool, restaurant, bungalows, rooms and tent cabins are well designed and offer a very pleasant atmosphere. There are guards on site around the clock and a shuttle is provide for bringing people from Montezuma at check in. The key advantage of the resort...

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YlangYlangManagement, Owner at Ylang Ylang Beach Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review of our hotel! We are happy to hear you enjoyed your experience. The surrounding nature is incredibly beautiful and exciting to explore. I would like to correct a couple of items in your comments. We do not have a sign advertising a rate of $75 Tent Cabin rooms, we have...

Harrison
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was my second time visiting the ylang ylang. What a special place! The staff is amazing! We stayed in Dome 6 and it was perfect, although all of the rooms are special in there own way. Beautiful beaches, fantastic food, close to the town of Montezuma. You cannot go wrong with visiting this magical place. We stayed for 5...

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Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This place is a little hard to get to but much much harder to leave. We stayed for nine nights in Coco Joe's bungalow and loved every minute. The people made us feel like old friends. The food was amazing. The location was perfect. The cabana was everything we could have wanted. I would live here if they would let...

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Billings, Montana
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The view, the food, the staff, the service are par excellence! Howler and capuchin monkeys add to the experience. I loved watching the monkeys from the bungalow deck. Met very nice fellow travelers. A great stay!

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Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This family-owned resort is known for its natural tropical beauty, variety of wildlife roaming the grounds and outstanding customer service. Located a 10-15 minute walk on the beach from Montezuma, one will find romantic Beach Front Bungalows with A/C, a Spa nestled in the jungle, and a tropical pool edged by waterfalls. If you're looking to get away, this is the getaway place. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ylang Ylang Beach Resort

Address: Montezuma Beach | 10-12 minute walk North along the beach, Montezuma 00000, Costa Rica (Formerly El Sano Banano Beach Hotel)
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Montezuma
Price Range: $300 - $468 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Ylang Ylang Beach Resort 3.5*
Number of rooms: 22
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Also Known As:
Ylang Ylang Beach Hotel Montezuma
Ylang Beach Hotel
Ylang Beach Resort
Hotel Style:
#1 Romantic Hotel in Montezuma
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Montezuma
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“Prices range, you pay more to have ocean view (which is worth it in my opinion)”
 of 5 bubbles Ledisima, 27 Mar 2017 | Read review
“The beach front bungalow or the family beach suite will be far better than the tent cabin!”
 of 5 bubbles 202lindseys, 15 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Coco Joe's is private, gorgeous, and perfect.”
 of 5 bubbles DrXK, 22 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Put the used toilet paper in the waste basket!”
 of 5 bubbles LarryS377, 9 Feb 2017 | Read review
“We loved Dome 1.”
  • Dome 1 Beachfront
 of 5 bubbles ccour10481, 26 Jan 2017 | Read review
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