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Hotel Playa Santa Teresa

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Mobile, Alabama, United States
Reviewed 11 June 2015 via mobile

We loved our stay at Hotel Playa Carmen so much we added two additional nights. Roy and Collin was so nice and really gave us great suggestions as to where to eat and go. We will be back next year! Great Quality Hotel and location for the money. The hotel is within walking distance to beach and also have a...

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Roy U, Manager at Hotel Playa Santa Teresa, responded to this review

Thank you for mentioning our staff by name. It makes a difference for them that their efforts get noticed by the guests. Please come back soon!

Reviewed 27 May 2015

Seriously - what a great place!! And the people who worked there was so kind and helpful with everything!! Anytime I had questions, there were answers. If I needed a cab, they were on the phone getting me one without hesitation. The kindness and efforts of making my stay stress & worry free were over & above my expectations! Everyone...

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Gracias! Fue un placer conocer a su grupo y ojala que vuelvan pronto!

Reviewed 27 May 2015 via mobile

Hotel Playa Carmen is a great hotel. My girlfriend and I stayed in a Deluxe room with an ocean view, and we hadn't seen each other in a long time, so this hotel is very special to us. Santa Teresa is full of great restaurants, and the hotel is within walking distance to most of them. We would definitely go...

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Gracias por sus buenos comentarios. Uds. estan muy bienvenidos aqui cuando quieran.

Reviewed 6 April 2015

This hotel has a lot of the little things that make a difference on whether your stay is comfortable. Very clean and staff are great. Rooms are very nice. Location is close to everything you need and the beach is just up the road. The pool is great and the hammocks are a great place to just relax and enjoy...

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Roy U, Manager at Hotel Playa Santa Teresa, responded to this review

Thank you for everything. It was wonderful to have you here, and you are welcome any time! Please tell everyone about your stay with us!

Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 25 March 2015

On a recent visit to Santa Teresa and Mal Pais, I found Hotel Playa Carmen a very pleasant, affordable place to stay. This is a simple, no-frills hotel, nothing flashy or fancy, but clean. The hotel is in a central location, with walking distance to the beach and restaurants, as well as shopping and ATMs. The highlight was watching the...

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Roy U, Manager at Hotel Playa Santa Teresa, responded to this review

Wonderful to have you here! We're thrilled that you enjoyed our hotel and the entire area. Please stay in touch and come back soon!

Reviewed 22 March 2015

The hotel is in a good location. The rooms were nice, and the pool was a great break from the nearby ocean. There are also hammocks to relax on. The staff was also nice and helpful. Wish we could have stayed longer!

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Roy U, Manager at Hotel Playa Santa Teresa, responded to this review

Thank you, thank you! Glad you enjoyed the hammocks. We wish you could have stayed longer as well! Please come again!

Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 20 March 2015

My recent vacation was my first time in Santa Teresa. I came for seven days, ended up staying for fourteen and would have stayed longer if "reality" hadn't called me home. Hotel Playa Carmen was one of the big reasons I extended my trip. It's a small hotel, intimate, a place that you can start calling home. The location is...

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Roy U, Manager at Hotel Playa Santa Teresa, responded to this review

Thank you! It was amazing to have you here. It was as if you worked here in the hotel, you were so at home and friendly. Thank you for making our days brighter. You're welcome here any time! Please come see us again soon.

Germany
Reviewed 15 March 2015

I stayed in this hotel in 2009 and had a very good memory of this stay. Therefore we decided to stay there this time as well. The staff is nice, the pool good, but unfortunately the room was a little dirty and run-down. I looked like the cleaning has been done superficially for years, especially in the bathroom. Stains on...

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Roy U, Manager at Hotel Playa Santa Teresa, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments. If our guests are not honest with us, we can't improve our service to them. We are in the process of minor repairs and other maintenance right now, which includes some deep cleaning. Thank you for choosing us in 2009 and 2015. You are welcome here any time!

Reviewed 12 March 2015

Our stay at hotel playa carmen was nothing but EXCELLENT!!! The staff (Roy and Culum), you guys rock. Thank you for having us and making our stay a top quality experience. I would recommend this hotel to anyone who wants nothing but greatness. :)

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Roy U, Manager at Hotel Playa Santa Teresa, responded to this review

Thank you for the shout-out to our reception staff! You and your group had super friendly energy, and it was obvious that you loved this area and our hotel. I know you'll be back in Costa Rica in the near future, and we're hopeful that you'll choose Hotel Playa Carmen again. Pura Vida!

Lebanon, New Hampshire
Reviewed 10 March 2015

I stayed at Hotel Playa Carmen for 1 night a few weeks ago and wish I could have stayed for at least a few more nights! The staff are very welcoming and the grounds were very clean. Very cool little pool/hot tub area surrounded with hammocks to relax and read in. The hotel is in a perfect location - it...

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Roy U, Manager at Hotel Playa Santa Teresa, responded to this review

Thank you! We hope that you had a safe trip to your next destination. It was wonderful to have you, and you're always welcome here at Hotel Playa Carmen. Please tell your friends, family, and colleagues about us. Pura Vida!

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Suites
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel Playa Carmen prides itself on simple comforts, reasonable rates, and a unique brand of Costa Rican hospitality. A two-minute walk to the beach, our hotel is super convenient for surfers, swimmers, runners, sun-bathers, photographers, and all kinds of beach-lovers. Surf year-round without a wet suit, relax on the beach, take walks during low tide, and enjoy the warm and friendly social scene at sunset. If you love the beach, there is no better place to stay in this area than Hotel Playa Carmen. We are within walking distance as well of two other consistent beach-breaks: Malpais and Santa Teresa, and roughly 20 minutes by car to Hermosa Beach, an excellent spot for all ability levels, especially beginners. We are centrally located near laundry services, the bank, surf shops, and our locally famous international restaurants. When you walk around town, you'll hear many different languages, meet people from various cultural backgrounds, and sample cuisine from many countries. Hotel Playa Carmen is unique! Come stay with us. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Playa Santa Teresa

Address: Intersection Santa Teresa/Mal Pais, Playa Carmen, Cobano-Puntarenas, Costa Rica | Intersection Santa Teresa/Mal Pais, Playa Carmen, Santa Teresa 60111, Costa Rica (Formerly Hotel Playa Carmen)
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Santa Teresa
Price Range: $99 - $259 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Playa Santa Teresa 3*
Number of rooms: 26
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#16 Romantic Hotel in Santa Teresa
#16 On the Beach Hotel in Santa Teresa
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“Room 302 is perfect, nice bathroom, balcony, and ocean view”
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“Good view, third floor is the best.”
abarriosf, 14 Aug 2015 | Read review
“3rd floor sea view room!”
636shaula, 8 Aug 2015 | Read review
“top floor for the view”
KathiS_13, 22 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Get a room on the 2nd or third floor facing the ocean.”
BigSquish71, 6 Apr 2015 | Read review
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