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Overview
Norte Entrada de Residencias San Miguel 1KM, Playa San Miguel 50906 Costa Rica See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

The most beautiful holiday spot with incredible ocean views! Infinity pool is spectacular and the owner Hennar is the loveliest man! Had a fab time and would highly recommend. Locos cocos the associated restaurant has great food and a local atmosphere

Thank lucycvholland
Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

We spent nearly 8 days at Cristal Azul and we loved every minute! You name it, it was outstanding! Our room was quiet and private with the most amazing view of the ocean. The Rancho felt like our own outdoor living room. There were multiple...More

Thank Kath C
Reviewed 21 May 2018

If you are looking for a real Costa Rican experience this place is the spot. I have traveled to Costa Rica before and hit the various tourist attractions which were lovely but lacked the personal touch that Cristal Azul brings to the experience. The isolated...More

Thank yogagirlsf1980
Reviewed 8 February 2018

We spent 5 wonderful nights at Cristal Azul for an unmatched experience. Most of the time we had this idyllic property to ourselves and just lazed by the infinity pool or watched the wildlife, especially the hawks who were often "soaring" within metres of us....More

Thank Rick W
Reviewed 13 January 2018

From the initial email correspondence with Zene at Cristal Azul, I knew this was going to be such a special place to stay. She was so helpful in offering tips on rental cars, directions, restaurants, etc. Upon arrival, we were blown away with the stunning...More

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Response from SandpiperCR, Owner at Cristal AzulResponded 14 January 2018

Hola Stefani!!!! Having you both here was a pleasure, we are so lucky to always have fabulous travelers visit Cristal Azul and always enjoying sharing this pristine paradise! We really appreciate your kind words and that while you were here you truly enjoyed and embraced...More

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Cristal Azul is the perfect destination for those looking to step off the beaten path and experience what Costa Rica was like before the world arrived. A totally private property with no public access, guests ...More enjoy 180’ panoramic ocean views and the ultimate in barefoot luxury in a rustic setting. Prepare to unplug, unwind, and get lost in paradise! Great times are had here and memories of a lifetime are created! Four cozy "cabinas" guarantee there is never a crowd; each is equipped with AC, ceiling fans, screened doors that let in the ocean breeze and sound of the surf below, hot water, outdoor garden showers, fine linens, Raw Botanicals organic bath products, and the most impressive views in the area. An oversized, open air Rancho provides a luxe “Glamping” experience with an honor bar and billiards table as well as dining and lounge area ample enough for all guests. The vanishing edge pool overlooks six miles of undeveloped beach and provides a front row seat to the most amazing stargazing under the canopy of the Milky Way! A full typical Costa Rican breakfast is served daily and a chef prepares dinner nightly for guests in the Rancho upon demand. The only Costa Rica owned and operated hotel in San Miguel, your hosts also own LocosCocos (#1 Restaurant in area, #1 Beach Bar in Costa Rica; Lonely Planet)which is a guest favorite for sunset dinners on the beach. It is also a great place to spend the day steps from the surf with cold beers and catch of the fresh fish and seafood ready at your beck and call! 4WD and love adventure required too reach this area! Reservations required-gated entrance for guests only. For best rates, book direct! Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Number of rooms
4
Price range
US$ 150 - US$ 284 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Cristal Azul Hotel Playa San Miguel
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Cristal Azul Costa Rica/Playa San Miguel
Location
Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Playa San Miguel
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Number of rooms
4
Price range
US$ 150 - US$ 284 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Cristal Azul Hotel Playa San Miguel
,
Cristal Azul Costa Rica/Playa San Miguel
Location
Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Playa San Miguel
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Traveller (237)
Pool & Beach (59)
Dining (35)
Room & Suite (28)
Family and Play Areas (4)
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Room Tips
"All 4 rooms face the sea with a spectacular view."
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"All rooms have sliding glass doors, with good curtains to enjoy the view, or ensure pivacy."
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"For privacy, try to get the cabina at the far end so you have no foot traffic in front of glass doors."
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"There are not too many rooms -- I don't think you can get a bad one!"
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