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    El Castillo Hotel

    Calle Perezoso | 300 Mtrs Este de Costanera, Ojochal 60501, Costa Rica
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    29/8/2017 30/8/2017
    US$ 322
    Traveller (236)
    Room & Suite (50)
    Pool & Beach (44)
    Overview
    • Excellent92%
    • Very good5%
    • Average2%
    • Poor0%
    • Terrible1%
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    “infinity pool” (51 reviews)
    “costa rica” (52 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Poolside Bar
    Concierge
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    3.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 29 December 2016

    What an incredible hotel. My wife and I stayed there for 3 days in December. The staff made us feel like we were the only ones in the hotel. We arrived at dinner time and was greeted with a welcome cocktail and a smile. The...More

    Thank pdavis2264
    Reviewed 25 December 2016

    We just returned from a week at El Castillo. This was our first trip to Costa Rica, the resort was a bit of drive from the San Jose airport. When we arrived it was dark but Carlos (staff) reassured us "you can't see it now...More

    Thank chirndog
    Reviewed 16 December 2016

    After a truly great stay in March 2015, we always wanted to come back to this little wonderful boutique Hotel in Ojochal, which we managed for a week early December 2016. And everything lived up to our expectations and more. We knew about the incredible...More

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    Reviewed 10 December 2016

    To the esteemed staff at El Castillo: you are beyond-comparison. You --individually and collaboratively -- created a vacation where we could step away from a world of cares and be (instead) cared for. Your service reflects utmost attention to the smallest details of your hospitality...More

    Thank nmcgrath1953
    Reviewed 26 November 2016

    My girl and I stayed in Suite #1 for a week. It's a very long room with balconies at both ends. They keep the balcony doors open on both ends allowing a warm but refreshing breeze to blow through the suite keeping it cool even...More

    Thank Dario I
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Beachfront
    • Room Service
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
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    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Minibar
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    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hot Tub
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    • US$ 232 - US$ 541 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 7
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    • Location
    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Puntarenas >
    • Ojochal
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    Miss M
    21 May 2017|
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    Response from doctorz1958 | Reviewed this property |
    Hi We landed in San Jose and then rented a car for the 3 1/2 hour trip. It is a scenic drive but slow at times. You will drive through many small towns and it gives you a good idea of what the non-tourist part of Costa Rica... More
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    Przeks
    5 August 2015|
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    Response from Scott D | Property representative |
    Yes there are. There is a very good teacher in Uvita just a few kilometers north of Castillo. Plus there are individual teachers that can come to the hotel.
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    12 May 2015|
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    Response from Scott D | Property representative |
    Ojochal is the perfect jumping off point! Tours around Ojochal can include snorkeling at Cano Island, hiking Corcovado Park or Hacienda Baru, horses to Nauyaka Falls or just laying on the beach, ATVs, surf lessons, walking... More
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