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Hotel Las Tortugas

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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good24%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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Reviewed 5 days ago

As the website states, this is not a resort! I loved the location & it was my favorite beach in Costa Rica. The hotel staff was wonderful. Just lower your expectation of the accommodations. It worked for one night but my travel companions were a...More

Thank cadillac70
Reviewed 6 days ago

While the rooms could use a little upgrading, they were comfortable and clean. The staff here is friendly and the food in the restaurant is excellent and fairly priced. Being right on the beach is a plus even for non-surfers. Owner has gone to great...More

Thank Cynthia E
Reviewed 29 December 2017

If you are looking for a luxury resort, this place is not for you. But if you want a no frills hotel that is right on the beach, than this place is a bargain. This is the only hotel right on the beach in Playa...More

1  Thank James W
Reviewed 29 November 2017 via mobile

We recently had a bad experience at the hotel Manglar and fled for our sanity to Las Tortugas. The owner took us on a personal tour of several architecturally unique apartments and I can’t say enough nice things about him or the way we were...More

Thank iviej2017
Reviewed 14 November 2017

Quiet and beautiful, this place was such a great experience. We met the owner and they treated us like family. The food was great and the views were epic. I highly recommend experiencing this hotel if you want a great place to surf and a...More

Thank Justin S
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Laundry Service
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
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Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$ 25 - US$ 135 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Playa Grande
#4 Romantic Hotel in Playa Grande
#5 Family Hotel in Playa Grande
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 25 - US$ 135 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Playa Grande
#4 Romantic Hotel in Playa Grande
#5 Family Hotel in Playa Grande
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
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SanbornTraveler
29 January 2018|
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Response from dr917 | Reviewed this property |
You should ask the hotel directly, I am sorry, I do not know.
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10987-ron
14 August 2015|
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Response from JuliusXX | Reviewed this property |
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... More
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snsmith27
10 January 2015|
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Response from Glenn K | Reviewed this property |
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... More
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"I recommend the Lighthouse apartments which are quiet and secluded."
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"Check before you jump in the pool in the morning. Local crabs like to take a midnight dip. Staff scoops them..."
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"#10's the best"
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"Book it. You will not be disappointed."
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