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Hotel Las Tortugas

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We are a small, ecotouristic hotel located directly on the beach in Playa Grande with our rooms, pool, jacuzzi, open-air restaurant/bar, and hammock area just steps from the sand and the main surf peak in Playa Grande. We offer every kind of accommodation and price range with small economy rooms on the beachfront property with AC and private hotwater bathrooms starting at $25/night and our honeymoon suite with oceanview between $70 and $130/night depending on the season. We also offer economical apartments with kitchenette facilities up the road from the hotel, just a five minute walk to the beach. All of our apartment guests enjoy full access to the beachfront hotel amenities.
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We stayed here for two nights on our honeymoon and we loved Playa Grande and the hotel in general. The staff was very nice, the restaurant food was pretty good and the location could not be beat. The ground of the hotel were beautiful complete with a lovely pool and tons of
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This place was great. My room was extremely clean and quiet and the air conditioning was a nice surprise. The property has a nice pool as well as beach access. It is steps from the turtle conservation area. Easy walk to tamarindo during the day.
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The Las Tortugas Hotel is excellent value for money. We stayed with three kids aged 1, 4 and 7 in an appartment privately located on a hill with a small pool. As a guest you can use the large pool, the kids pool and the hit tub in the hotel area. There is yoga, free of charge,
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Two of us stayed recently at Tortugas and LOVED the beach. If you are a surfer, this is your beach. Very family friendly hotel, lots of kids doing fun things. We paid for an upgraded room and were not impressed. Very small, no room for a chair. One bath towel per person, no hand
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If you're looking for an amazing beach, fantastic food, and a low key place to hang out and relax then you NEED to stay here! I travel to CR every year and this is the only place I stay. It feels like coming home...amazing staff, the food is home cooked local cuisine (with some
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Do they take credit cards in the restaurant? Hotel?
Yes they do. There is a discount for cash as most places are in Costa Rica
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You should ask the hotel directly, I am sorry, I do not know.
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I am currently staying in playa grande and have been for 2 months. It's an awesome place with a wonderful community. If you haven't already found a place to stay I would strongly recommend the apartment I have. i cant post a link on trip advisor but if you google Megan's properties Costa Rica, you should be able to find a wordpress site. Contact Megan and ask her for francisco's place. It is a small house with a basic kitchen and a pool within walking distance to the beach. I pay $550/month As far as the turtles go, I'm pretty sure that it is $25/night. You may be able to find a local guide that will work with you but BE CAREFUL. There are a lot of people on the beach that know where the turtles are and will tell you they can take you, but they are not licensed and threaten the habitats. I haven't been myself as it's not the season right now, but I do know of a reputable/licensed local guide that can take you. If you are interested I can get his direct number for you today.
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Anyone know what time is check-in and check-out? Thanks!
Checkout is noon. Checkin in is whenever you get here. They will hold your luggage if the room is not clean. Full payment is due at checkin. Discount for cash. Food can be run on a tab and paid with credit card at checkout. The food is awesome!
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"I recommend the Lighthouse apartments which are quiet and secluded."
"Check before you jump in the pool in the morning. Local crabs like to take a midnight dip. Staff scoops them out early every morning!"
"#10's the best"
"Book it. You will not be disappointed."
"Room 4 is the best because of its patio, convenience to the pool and to the car park."
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LOCATION
Costa RicaProvince of GuanacastePlaya Grande
NUMBER OF ROOMS
32
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