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Alberta, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lots of things lacking at this resort. Pathways not lit up, there was not one day that housekeeping forgot something (towels, coffee, sugar & cream pkgs etc). The fridge wasn't stocked everyday. There were a few people that made our stay great cause they always had a smile on their face. Others not so much! For 4 out of our...

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Papagayo O, Gerente at Occidental Papagayo - Adults only, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We appreciate you reaching out on Tripadvisor to notify us of your concerns related to your recent stay at our Occidental Papagayo hotel and apologize if you experienced any inconsistency in our service, we have read your review with our utmost attention and will take note of your constructive remarks. In relation to the incidents regarding the housekeeping...

Hamburg
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed seven nights at the Occidental Papagayo in a Royal Club room in building 6. This place is located on a big hill overlooking the bay. There are a lot of steps (76 from the pool to most restaurants) but they do have shuttles to get you around. We ate in all three specialty restaurants; Italian, oriental and the...

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Jean Marie P, Director General at Occidental Papagayo - Adults only, responded to this review

Dear sonny1955; Thank you for sharing your feedback on your recent holiday experience among us, our main goal being to ensure we keep on delivering unforgettable holiday experiences to our guests, your comments are crucial in this process therefore we highly value your time and constructive critics. . It was our pleasure to attend you throughout your stay and we...

Southern Ontario, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here for one week. We were in Building 19 which had a great patio with an ocean view. Rooms were nice with a fridge that was stocked with beer and water daily. The buffets were good and maybe even a cut above others we have been to. We enjoyed the Italian and Oriental restaurants. The grounds of the hotel...

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Jean Marie P, Director General at Occidental Papagayo - Adults only, responded to this review

Dear Wanda T; Firstly we would like to thank you for the lovely review you shared following your recent visit to our Occidental Papagayo hotel and are delighted to read that we were able to match your holiday expectations. It was our pleasure to attend you throughout your stay and we do hope we have the pleasure of welcoming you...

Kelowna, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After 3 weeks of touring & 6 days in the jungle, we booked in for 5 nights at the Occidental. Very close to Liberia Airport, it is an easy to get to location. This is a very nice, adults only all inclusive. A large property, over 20 buildings, it never seems busy.Buffets are easy to get into, no long waits...

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Jean Marie P, Director General at Occidental Papagayo - Adults only, responded to this review

Dear chutski; First and foremost we would like to thank you for the praising review you shared following your recent visit to our Occidental Papagayo hotel and are delighted to read that we were able to match your expectations. We also greatly appreciate your comments on the quality and variety of our buffets. I am sorry your disappointment with our...

Stettler, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a beautiful, small, quiet resort! Was excellent for meeting lots of people. If you are looking to party this is not the place. As its set on a hillside, this is not the place for anyone with mobility issues either, there is a shuttle, but its not a regular low rise golf cart type. We rated the food...

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Jean Marie P, Director General at Occidental Papagayo - Adults only, responded to this review

Dear Nancy H; Thank you for the great feedback of your recent holiday experience at our Occidental Papagayo; guest satisfaction is our number one goal and there is nothing better than achieving that, we are happy our hotel and staff were able to meet all your needs during your stay. Moreover, we thank you for your kind words towards our...

Pewaukee, WI
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I spent the last 6 nights of a 2 week Costa Rican vacation here in January and really enjoyed our stay. We arrived around 3:45 on a Tuesday and were checked in quickly, but our room was not ready. We also had a $75 credit for booking through My Barcelo, but it seemed they didn't see these...

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Jean Marie P, Director General at Occidental Papagayo - Adults only, responded to this review

Dear crmcwolf; Thank you for your fabulous review of Occidental Papagayo. We are delighted that you choose us as your holiday destination. We aim to provide each and every guest with a wonderful and memorable experience and I am so pleased that we did it for you. We would also like to say how grateful we are to you for...

Cartago, Costa Rica
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you want to have a nice rest and relax, this is the place you are looking for. Awesome customer services. Food is delicious and also you can find a lot of entertainment such as board games, pool games and so on. Definitely, it worth what it costs.

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Jean Marie P, Director General at Occidental Papagayo - Adults only, responded to this review

Firstly we would like to thank you for the lovely review you shared following your recent visit to our Occidental Papagayo hotel and are delighted to read that we were able to match your holiday expectations. We hope to see you here with us very soon. Kind regards; Mr. Jean Marie P General Manager

Alberta, Canada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a all night flight. Arrived at hotel early morning. Did not get room till 4 in afternoon. Check out is at noon. We thought they could of cleaned a room sooner 👎 Started to get very frustrated at 3 o'clock when others were arriving and getting their rooms immediately and we were still waiting. Talked to management and they...

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Jean Marie P, Director General at Occidental Papagayo - Adults only, responded to this review

Dear tjevans50; We thank you for your comment that mean a lot to us and help us to become better and rich our goal, the satisfaction our Guest. We read with attention and we are sorry for any inconvenient you might had during your stay with us. We already informed the time management of the matter and organize personal training...

Lenoir City, Tennessee
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

* Will represent negative comment. We were there from Jan 28-Feb 4. Rented a car for the 8 days we didn't need a shuttle service. Resort is less than 30 min from the Liberia International Airport. The adults only resort has 24 hr. security. It's also fenced with razor wire around the top. We felt completely safe our entire visit....

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Jean Marie P, Director General at Occidental Papagayo - Adults only, responded to this review

Dear dirtracen99; On behalf of Occidental Grand Papagayo team we deeply thank you for sharing your experience with us. We would also like to say how grateful we are to you for your extensive and descriptive review, highlighting important features of the resort and providing our future guests with useful tips and suggestions that will enhance their vacation experience. We...

NY- Metro
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I visited from January 28, 2017 - February 4, 2017. To say we had a fabulous stay is an understatement. We used our RCI membership to book the trip and had the BEST time because of the wonderful service of the staff, along with the comfortable accommodations and facilities that made for an unbelievably relaxing, enjoyable, and...

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Jean Marie P, Director General at Occidental Papagayo - Adults only, responded to this review

Thank you very much for leaving these wonderful comments on Tripadvisor, we are delighted that you enjoyed your stay among us. Thank you for your very nice compliments for our team, they do work very hard every day to make sure our guests feel well attended to at all times and definitely are an asset to our hotel. We will...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Breakfast included
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in Guanacaste on the Pacific coast of Costa Rica,The Adults Only Occidental Grand Papagayo is only at 25 minutes from the Liberia International Airport. This Resort surrounded by nature, boast lush tropical lanscape with scenic views of Bahía Culebra in Papagayo Golf.Ideal for couples, honeymooners and adult guest seeking a relaxing getaway. The Occidental Grand Papagayo offers a highly persolized five star all- inclusive experience delivered by an attentive and dedicated staff. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Occidental Papagayo - Adults only

Address: Playa Buena, 485000, Costa Rica (Formerly Occidental Grand Papagayo by Barceló)
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Gulf of Papagayo
Price Range: $273 - $762 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Occidental Papagayo - Adults only 4*
Number of rooms: 163
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Also Known As:
Occidental Grand Papagayo Hotel Gulf Of Papagayo
Occidental Grand Papagayo Gulf Of
Occidental Grand Papagayo Costa Rica
Grande Papagayo Costa Rica
Grand Papagayo Liberia
Hotel Style:
#1 Best Value Hotel in Gulf of Papagayo
#4 Top resorts Hotel in Gulf of Papagayo
#5 Spa Hotel in Gulf of Papagayo
#6 Luxury Hotel in Gulf of Papagayo
#7 On the Beach Hotel in Gulf of Papagayo
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