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Boulder, Colorado
Reviewed 9 August 2013

We stayed at Ylang Ylang for a family wedding. The restaurant is marvelous and the lodging is super comfortable and well appointed. The pool and the grounds are magnificent and the service and employees are the best. It's in a great beach front location and close enough to walk to Montezuma. Loved the entire experience and highly recommend Ylang Ylang.

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Charleston, South Carolina, United States
Reviewed 9 August 2013

Ylang Ylang and the staff were absolutely phenomenal. We stayed in the tent-cabins which were the perfect fit for us. They were surrounded by natural beauty, sea breeze and exotic creatures while still maintaining all of the comforts of a modern room - running water, electricity and a private restroom with hot and cold water showers. The restaurant was delicious...

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New York City, NY USA
Reviewed 4 August 2013

We loved our stay at Ylang Ylang; it was very relaxing and we had beautiful views from our beachfront suite. The suite was made for 6, so it was very spacious for my husband and me. We slept in the king bed in the loft area because the view was amazing. We used one bed downstairs for all of our...

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 3 August 2013

We stayed at Ylang Ylang during first week of July and had an excellent time. Location of the property is simply amazing, we were very excited based on the reviews we had read - and I must say we were not disappointed. The restaurant serves excellent food, some of the best food we had during our 10 day stay in...

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Maple Ridge, Canada
Reviewed 2 August 2013

We booked a last minute deal through hotwire and had no idea what to expect from this hotel. It exceeded our expections and more. We stayed in one of their more affordable tent cabins. It was a king size bed a shelf and a outside bathroom but really on your honeymoon what more do you need. It was always cleaned...

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San Francisco, California, United States
Reviewed 2 August 2013

Had higher expectations based on reviews. We have three children 10 and under and the largest suite was tiny. No room for the kids, us and bags. Dirty beaches, and service at dining area was poor. Beautiful gardens, wild life including monkeys outside the room....but not a family friendly or quality resort. Also had a facial and a massage and...

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 26 July 2013

We stayed at Ylang Ylang for three nights while in Monezuma, and wished it could have been longer. The walk into "town" was pleasant, and it was nice to be somewhere free of cars. The grounds were beautiful, we had the ocean right outside our door, the room itself was spacious. The staff was extremely friendly and professional, and we...

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San Juan Capistrano
Reviewed 24 July 2013

Oh, I’m so jealous that you are reading this now and about to go to Ylang Ylang and we’ve just come back. We went for our 10 year anniversary and picked this resort specifically for the vegetarian food options, the yoga, and the private bungalows. It certainly exceeded our expectations! The pictures do not do the resort justice! Our ocean...

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Palm Springs, California
Reviewed 17 July 2013

Our family has visited Ylang Ylang many times.....it is our favorite vacation spot. It has everything for the entire family. Your can spend time on the beach, swim in the beautiful pool, and view the lush gardens and wild life. You can also arrange for surfing, horseback riding, and atv rentals. Nearby is a beautiful waterfall and zip line. This...

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Palm Springs, California
Reviewed 13 July 2013

If you want to get away from it all, if you want to experience, a fantastic time in the jungle, on the beach and watching wild life, Ylang Ylang is the place for you. We have stayed at Ylang Ylang many times and it just gets better every time. The rooms are lovely, the food is excellent, and the staff...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Beachfront
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Multilingual Staff
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  • Free Parking
  • 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: $306 - $479 (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
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#1 On the Beach Hotel in Montezuma
#1 Romantic Hotel in Montezuma
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“The rooms are still lovely and they are cleaned spotlessly but they can feel quite dark in decor. But it's a brilliant place and that would be the only thing I can think of in this amazing place!”
 of 5 bubbles KP76, 12 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Always communicate with staff. They're there to improve your experience. 4”
 of 5 bubbles GusB_12, 2 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Relatively small venue, not many rooms so I think any are nice. Family quarters are the farthest walk.”
 of 5 bubbles dbar2n, 25 Aug 2016 | Read review
“I recommend Dome 7, nestled in the jungle, yet you can still hear the waves on the beach!”
 of 5 bubbles osbbar, 23 Aug 2016 | Read review
“If you want privacy (and monkeys!!) go to Dome 6! Wonderful couples' retreat!”
 of 5 bubbles Truzic, 5 Jul 2016 | Read review
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