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Hotel Cantarana

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  • Excellent81%
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  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
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Certificate of Excellence
Our small Boutique Hotel is situated in the Northwest of Guanacaste on a peninsula bordering directly on Marino Las Baulas National Park. We are 100m from the almost deserted endless beach of Playa Grande. In our beautiful double rooms & tropical garden you will find tranquility & relaxation in soothing seclusion. Our atmospheric Bistro invites you to tasty culinary excursions for your eyes and taste. Our experienced team looks after you with great care, doing their very best to make your holiday a pleasantly unforgettable one. Our extremely accommodating staff will always be more than happy to help you with anything you need from tour booking to make Cantarana a home away from home. Surfing is only one minute away from our front door and perfect for all level of surfers. We offer surf lessons and board rentals. Thank you for choosing us Cantarana Team
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Accessible rooms
Refrigerator in room
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Liberia Airport44 km
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I can't say enough about how amazing this place is. The property is beautiful! The grounds are lovely, with peaceful garden sitting areas next to the pool. Flowers, plants and local critters made the stay even more enjoyable (monkeys in the trees, the 'pet' owl,...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We spent a beautiful time at Cantarana. It was an excellent choice to celebrate my wife’s birthday. Hotel was really nice and staff was even better. The food (which we almost had to share with the birds in the morning 😃) and drinks were delicious;...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is a hidden gem. It was recommended to us by a friend and we were very happy with it. The location is very quiet and access to the beach was easy. Breakfast choices were good and well presented. Lunches and Dinner menus were...More

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Response from evelari, Manager at Hotel CantaranaResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much to take the time to review us ! Your comments means a lot to us. We hope to see you again for your next vacations to Play grande ! Evelyne Manager

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just came back from Playa Grande,and enjoyed our time at Hotel Cantarana. It's a small hotel, but it's very clean and quiet.The garden is beautiful and well kept. All the staff is very nice and helpful. The food at the restaurant was really fresh and...More

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Response from Vacationer589577, Manager at Hotel CantaranaResponded 2 weeks ago

Hola !! Thank you so much for staying with us and especially for taking the time to leave such a nice comment ! Our staff was please to have you here and we hope you will return for your next vacations Pura vida Évelyne Larivière...More

Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

Incredible place situated by the beach. The restaurant is just amazing. Renzo and Zoe, the cooks, put so much love in every single meal that you can literary taste it. The service is very good and the waitress are travelers volunteering from all over the...More

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Response from JavierdeMezerville, Owner at Hotel CantaranaResponded 1 August 2018

Hola Arianna ! Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us a review ! We are glad you enjoyed your stay here and hope to see you again Evelyne Hotel Manager Cantarana

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28 June 2018|
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Response from PaoloRoss | Reviewed this property |
Hi. A taxi will be expensive. We used public buses and a taxi. Friends used a taxi and it cost $60 usd from Liberia We caught a public bus to Haucas which is a small intersection town, then we flagged down a taxi which... More
28 October 2017|
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Response from Federico d | Property representative |
Hello, Is 1 hour drive from Liberia. Is about 60 km far away approximate.
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Response from lucky2324 | Reviewed this property |
Definitely great for paddle boarding. The bigger waves are in a section towards the north end of the beach.
Room Tips
"Make sure your door looks and the refrigerator is working"
23 Feb 2018
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"Rooms 1 - 4 are pretty much the same. Water pressure is better in the first floor rooms."
22 Dec 2017
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"Upstairs rooms are quieter and silent, do not choose the room under the restaurant"
18 Jul 2017
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"Select rooms 1-4. Do not choose room #5."
16 Jun 2017
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US$ 87 - US$ 136 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
cantarana hotel playa grande
Costa RicaProvince of GuanacastePlaya Grande
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