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Reviewed 10 December 2005

Let me start of by saying that I was at the resort a year ago, it is possible that improvements have been made. I traveled to the resort with 2 other friends and when booking, we were under the impression that it was a 4 star. Honestly, it was far from it. I have stayed at a number of other... More 

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Reviewed 4 November 2005

This resort was a disappointment. It wasn't well-run and there wasn't much to do. We stayed at the Costa Smerald in December 2004. It turned out that most of the staff had decided to take their vacations that week, so only one of the four restaurants was open, there were no night-time activities and cleaning was hit and miss. The... More 

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Reviewed 3 October 2004

My husband and I went to Costa Rica in Dec. 2003. We stayed at the Grande Papagayo Resort. At that time it was Costa Smeralda. Since the ownership change I can't say anything about improvements as I don't know what if anything has changed. The rooms were very nice, the hotel property was beautiful and the staff very friendly. The... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Tennis Court
Services
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Meeting Rooms

Additional Information about Costa Smeralda

Address: Calle 18 Bis | Papagayo Gulf, 5000, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Gulf of Papagayo
Price Range: $356 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 160
Also Known As:
Costa Smeralda Hotel Province Of Guanacaste
Hotel Style:
#8 Top resorts Hotel in Gulf of Papagayo
#12 On the Beach Hotel in Gulf of Papagayo
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