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    Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica

    Playa Arenilla, Costa Rica
    +1 855-242-4720
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    • Average5%
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    “seaside grill” (262 reviews)
    “preferred club” (209 reviews)
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    Reviewed yesterday

    Great resort, everything you would need or expect is within the resort. Plenty of activities and entertainment which changes daily. A varied choice of places to eat as the resort has three different restaurants, a cafe plus a buffet facility.

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    Reviewed yesterday

    Good clean property. Well kept. Language barrier yes. Check in/out was efficient. Staff is very attentive and professional. Rooms are called bungalows but they are really half a bungalow, more like a mini 1 bedroom attached townhome. They do have a small balcony. Ours had...More

    Thank bhargavipl
    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    It is our first time in CR. After spending some days in Tortuguero, Arenal, we drove in our rental to Secrets Papagayo. At the reception they unloaded our suitcases, parked our car. and presented us with room keys in under 10 min. Hey, Julio, mate,...More

    1  Thank Darius L
    Response from Marcela Z, Marcela Zúñiga A.Quality & Social Media Manager at Secrets Papagayo Costa RicaResponded yesterday

    Dear Darius L, Greetings from the amazing Costa Rica! It is a pleasure to read that you had a wonderful and unforgettable stay with us. We value the time you invested in writing this comment, as we faithfully believe that it is through the perception...More

    Reviewed 2 days ago

    This was our first time to Costa Rica. We came here to celebrate our 30th wedding anniversary. The staff, from check in to check out could not have been more accommodating or friendlier. The spa was fantastic! I indulged in several treatments, including the hot...More

    1  Thank Susan B
    Response from Marcela Z, Marcela Zúñiga A.Quality & Social Media Manager at Secrets Papagayo Costa RicaResponded yesterday

    Dear Susan B, Greetings from the exotic Costa Rica! We appreciate your kind feedback form your recent vacation with us. Our team works diligently to provide an exceptional service. We hope to have the pleasure to be the hosts of your stay in a near...More

    Reviewed 3 days ago

    The resort is not only beautiful to look at and experience the ultimate level of relaxation, but the service from the staff is just awesome...they are all very pleasant & professional and appear to love their jobs! The grounds & rooms are well maintained; I...More

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    Response from Marcela Z, Marcela Zúñiga A.Quality & Social Media Manager at Secrets Papagayo Costa RicaResponded 2 days ago

    Dear deejay12_24, Greetings from the colorful Costa Rica. Thank you for choosing the hospitality of Secrets Papagayo , and for taking the time to write a review about your recent experience. We are happy to know your vacations was a success! I will let te...More

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    • Business Centre with Internet Access
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    14 December 2017|
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    Response from mcochrun | Reviewed this property |
    No reservations are required for dinner, unless you are doing a romantic dinner on the beach which costs extra. There is however a dress code that can be found on their website for each restaurant. Enjoy!
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    Response from Tammy M | Reviewed this property |
    hi there there are no villages within walking distance. this resort is very isolated from the rest of civilization. It is a wonderful resort - lots of tours to join...but nothing close
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