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Jackson, New Jersey
Reviewed yesterday NEW

The resort is very charming with a warm friendly atmosphere. We stayed in a comfortable bungalow on a hill. They have transports (like large golf carts) that take you all over the property. There are three pools and a hot tub that are wonderful. The beach is small and we would have liked white sand rather than what they had...

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Reviewed yesterday NEW

Our maiden trip to Costa Rica/Central America and we enjoyed everything about it (except for the occasional bug bite). Great property with amazing accommodations, but the best part was the incredibly friendly staff. Pura Vida!

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Tulsa
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Great property! Beautifully maintained, rooms clean and well serviced. Friendly well turned out staff. Good restaurants with good menu choices including fresh sea food. Property is set on hillside so expect some up/downhill walking but transportation is on hand . Looking forward to returning!

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Winnipeg, Manitoba
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Beautiful resort. Great food. Staff are friendly and very helpful. Intimate setting - pool, restaurants, beach, etc are located relatively close to one another so everything is handy. Rooms are spacious and beds are comfortable.

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Left PA day after storm that dumped 6 inches snow for sun and sea of Costa Rica. Stayed at Secrets Papagayo for 7 nts and had wonderfully relaxing time. Staff service exceptional. Wait servers eager to please. Brought food and drinks to cabana, pool and beach! Gourmet food in fine restaurants. Premium wines and liquor in Preferred Club. Good size...

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JorgeMonjeSecrets, General Manager at Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica, responded to this review

Dear Chona F, thanks a lot, smiling while reading your review, very happy to know you had a beautiful stay and looking forward to welcome you back soon. Please let us know if we could be of any assistance and more than happy to help making a return trip happen sooner than later. On behalf of our whole team thanks...

Lancaster, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Resort was beautiful. Staff friendly, restaurants great. Very relaxing vacation. I loved that you stayed in bungalows and not a hotel room, it felt more private. Jarvis was an incredible employee, he took great care of us.

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JorgeMonjeSecrets, General Manager at Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica, responded to this review

Dear Andrea G, on behalf of Jarvis and our whole team, thanks a lot, very happy to read you'v enjoyed our resort, our team and cuisine and that you have a relaxing holiday. Thanks for sharing with all of us, to me is also very special that most of our rooms are bungalow style as makes, as you've mentioned, for...

Wildomar, California
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

I've been to a few resorts over the years similar to this and it exceeds expectations! I enjoyed all of the delicious food and variety of restaurant and buffet options, the couples massage was excellent and revitalizing! Our favorite restaurant was portofino. The housekeeping staff wAs always excellent as was the speed of room service delivery. Sadly on my birthday...

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JorgeMonjeSecrets, General Manager at Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica, responded to this review

Dear snowylea, greetings from Secrets Papagayo, we are all very, very grateful for your visit and very kind review. So happy to read we were able to exceed your expectations and that you did like our beautiful resort. Thanks for sharing with us and very sorry for all the inconveniences you've mentioned, I´ve already shared with our team and hopefully...

Basel, Switzerland
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Loved the secrets room service box so that didn't have to worry about access to room when wanted room service. Room service 24-7 was great, good facilities, pools clean and well balanced with areas for various activities, drinks were well mixed and served with smile, short drive from Liberia airport, Secluded location, Golf carts always available, food quality in spa...

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JorgeMonjeSecrets, General Manager at Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica, responded to this review

Dear avidtrallers395, we have loved having you with us and are very grateful for your detail comments and feedback, I've just sent to our Vacation Club colleagues and on their behalf really sorry for any inconvenience caused. Very happy to read that in spite of that inconvenience you've had a great holiday and enjoy the resort, our facilities and cuisine,...

Saint Cloud, Minnesota
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The food is fabulous! Fresh fish of the day was snapper, mahi-mahi, marlin, sea bass. Prepared to perfection. The staff is so accommodating, hard working and pleasant. This was our second trip to Secrets at Papagayo and I would not hesitate to return.

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JorgeMonjeSecrets, General Manager at Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica, responded to this review

Dear tymelessecho, warm regards from your home in Papagayo, we were very honored to welcome you back home and very happy to read you had a wonderful holiday. The team will be delighted to read your comments and definitely, we will all be more than happy to have you back with us very soon, please if we can be of...

Paris, Canada
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

We have just returned from this wonderful resort, a very relaxing trip. Not what you think of when you think of Costa Rica , more desert than jungle. The staff was amazing, extremely friendly and accommodating , but what I liked the best was how friendly they were to each other, high fives as the passed each other and pura...

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JorgeMonjeSecrets, General Manager at Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica, responded to this review

Dear burntcrispy17, greetings from wild and beautiful Costa Rica, as you said plenty of amazing natural adventures to be explored and seen. I don't know if I understand well your comment about "more desert than jungle", probably you refer to how dry everything is as we are on the middle of the dry season, but still pretty much a jungle...

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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Spa
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Minibar
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  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Set in the exuberant Arenilla Beach, Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica will offer adults a stunning Unlimited-Luxury(R) getaway in Costa Rica's Gulf of Papagayo. The secure community around Secrets Papagayo provides striking views of native flora and fauna and miles of unspoiled Pacific Coast beach. This all-suite resort boasts 202 spacious suites, each with a private balcony or terrace as well as a superb Unlimited-Luxury(R) experience starting with 24-hour room service, a daily refreshed mini-bar and more. The Preferred Club will provide an enhanced level of luxury with 65 ocean view suites and additional privileges including access to a private lounge, upgraded bath amenities and mini-bar, concierge service, pillow menu and much more. Guests will enjoy limitless gourmet cuisine, without reservations, at four restaurants and one café in addition to five bars that will serve unlimited top-shelf spirits. Days and nights are filled with land, beach and water activities and live entertainment. Two pools and a pristine beach await. Rejuvenation reigns supreme at the Secrets Spa by Pevonia(R), offering massage, body and facial treatments in 13 treatment rooms and a full-service beauty salon. Follow up this rejuvenation at the fully equipped fitness center or by taking part in one of many daily and nighttime activities. Just 20 minutes from the Liberia Airport and a mere 15 minutes from the touristic town of Coco Beach, Secrets Papagayo offers guests a privileged location both within the resort and throughout the area for an ideal Unlimited-Luxury(R) getaway on the Pacific Coast. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica

Address: Playa Arenilla, Costa Rica (Formerly Hilton Papagayo Costa Rica Resort & Spa)
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Gulf of Papagayo
Price Range: $473 - $1,938 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica 4.5*
Number of rooms: 202
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Also Known As:
Hilton Papagayo Costa Rica Hotel Gulf Of Papagayo
Hilton Papagayo Costa Rica Resort And Spa
Fiesta Premier Costa Rica
Hilton Gulf Of Papagayo
Gulf Of Papagayo Hilton
Fiesta Resort Costa Rica
Fiesta Premier Resort Spa Costa Rica
Hotel Style:
#2 Top resorts Hotel in Gulf of Papagayo
#3 Romantic Hotel in Gulf of Papagayo
#3 Luxury Hotel in Gulf of Papagayo
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Gulf of Papagayo
#3 Spa Hotel in Gulf of Papagayo
#3 Family Hotel in Gulf of Papagayo
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“If you have difficulty navigating steps, ask for a room or bungalow without steps.”
 of 5 bubbles thehappytravelers15, 20 Feb 2017 | Read review
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“ room was nice,”
 of 5 bubbles missypooh2, 18 Feb 2017 | Read review
“some of them have a lot of steps to get to room!”
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“Bring insect repellant as you are in the jungle and the bugs are angry!!”
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