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    Hotel Esperanza

    APDO 65-5235, Playa Carrillo 5235, Costa Rica
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    Overview
    • Excellent88%
    • Very good8%
    • Average2%
    • Poor1%
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    “minute walk” (19 reviews)
    “the owner” (63 reviews)
    “french toast” (14 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
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    Family Rooms
    Concierge
    Spa
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    5.0 Star Hotel
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    11 - 15 of 186 reviews

    Reviewed 18 October 2016

    The four of us stayed at Hotel Esperanza for several nights. It was our last stop in Costa Rica and we fully enjoyed our days there. Dennis, the owner, was very accommodative, helpful and good person to talk to. The Hotel does not have a...More

    Thank Dmitry S
    Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

    We had a wonderful experience staying at Esperanza hotel with our two small kids. Hotel is small and very family friendly. There are big and kiddie pools as well as a spa pool. All rooms are on the first level. Rooms and common area are...More

    Thank nb0615
    Reviewed 29 May 2016

    Very clean and comfortable. Dennis the owner goes above and beyond expectations, just to make your stay better. Very close to what must be the best beach in Costa Rica. Going to the Pacific coast? A must stay kind of place.

    Thank flcoyote
    Reviewed 21 April 2016

    This is a smaller property with just seven rooms all on the ground floor. The owner, Dennis, is very knowledgeable, welcoming, and accommodating. He can and will help with tours and/or car rentals even restaurant suggestions. Breakfast was included with our room rate. He serves...More

    Thank Btravelfood
    Reviewed 5 April 2016

    The owner, Dennis, goes above and beyond to make your stay truly remarkable. The rooms are clean and comfortable and the morning breakfast will not disappoint! This place is a GEM! The best beach in Costa Rica is a short 5-10 walk away - be...More

    Thank hiblueyes
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Spa
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Room Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Outdoor pool
    • Restaurant
    • Spa
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    • Price range
    • US$ 95 - US$ 167 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 7
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    • Location
    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Guanacaste >
    • Playa Carrillo
    • Also Known As
    • Esperanza Hotel Playa Samara ,
    • Hotel Esperanza Guanacaste, Costa Rica
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    Room Tips
    "only 7 rooms to choose from....all are great"
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    "Playa Carrillo is right next to Samara and a better place to land for the area"
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    "They all looked similarly comfortable"
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    "All 7 rooms are good"
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