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Santa Fe, New Mexico
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We didn't start off on the best foot because booking.com had sold us a room with 2 beds, and Velero was unable to put us there. Instead they gave us a jr. suite, across the street from the beach, with kitchenette that we didn't need, and only one bed. But the bed was not as uncomfortable for 2 aging bodies...

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Rockville, Maryland
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent four days here on our honeymoon in late Feb. 2017. The staff is so friendly and it is such a cute place right on the beach. The owner, Mike, was always around to answer questions and make sure we were happy. Can't wait to return one day!

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Fort St. John, Canada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On our recent trip to Costa Rica, my husband booked as a side trip ( my birthday present) a 3 night stay at El Velero. We had been in Costa Rica over a week by then, and when we got to the Beach I finally felt like I was in Costa Rica. The Hotel is small and inviting and with...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I throughly enjoyed our stay. This was an anniversary trip and we couldn't have begun it in better fashion. The quiet, relaxing atmosphere of the hotel and being right on the ocean were perfect. The service was excellent as was the food ( we eat most of our meals there) and the barbecue on Sunday and Wednesday...

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Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at the Velero hotel for 5 weeks, January-February 2017, and have nothing but positive comments about that dream destination. Although some families with children were present, the majority of guests were mature people. From the recently upgraded rooms and bathrooms, excellent Wifi connectivity whether in your room or on the beach, the restaurant literally on the beach with...

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Wildomar, California
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed a week to celebrate my wife's birthday. Mike, the owner, made us feel like a welcome guest. Our room was 212 with a view of the pool and beach beyond. The room was clean and comfortable. The restaurant food was great, and the waiters were exceptional. They quickly learned our food preferences, and catered to us. We felt...

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calgary,canada
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's rather difficult to pin point exactly why we loved this hotel so much (many positive attributes), but overall it must be due to the vibe. The welcoming, eager to please owner (Mike) set the tone & we found the other guests (often repeat visitors) very sociable. The outdoor, covered balcony on the second level was a favourite hangout of...

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Calgary
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Overall a decent stay, some highlights for me: Location: Playa Hermosa is a small place, so all of the bigger hotels are basically right beside each other. So yeah, good location on the beach, but not really a differentiating factor in this case. We used it as a home base to explore the area. Rooms: This hotel is like a...

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Kingston, Canada
Reviewed 21 February 2017

hated to leave. loved staying right on the beach, loved being so close to the airport - 30 minutes! supermarket close by, fantastic food - barbecue night is great, room was nice, upstairs sitting area was lovely, ... beach was perfect - offered shade and sun, nice ocean for swimming, lots of regulars that have been coming for years...they know...

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Reviewed 19 February 2017

Tons of new upgrades, etc. Bathrooms completely refurbished and refurnished. Previous wifi connectivity eliminated with complete and consistent coverage in and around the property. Food remains excellent and staff is par-none.

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Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to Hotel El Velero, a mediterranean-style, boutique beach hotel just paces from the Pacific blue waters of Costa Rica's pristine Playa Hermosa. Hear the waves crash and breathe the clean, salty air as you relax in our seaside tropical gardens. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel El Velero

Address: #1 On the Beach, Playa Hermosa, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Playa Hermosa
Price Range: ₹ 6,389 - ₹ 7,953 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 22
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Also Known As:
El Velero Hotel
El Velero Playa Hermosa
Hotel El Velero Playa Hermosa, Costa Rica - Guanacaste
Hotel Style:
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Playa Hermosa
#4 Romantic Hotel in Playa Hermosa
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“If you have one of the rooms near the street, you may be hear the bar across the street(unless your over there drinking with the locals!)”
 of 5 bubbles edwinpschulz, 25 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Rooms 211 and 212 face the pool and the beach, and both have views”
 of 5 bubbles mikejuha, 1 Mar 2017 | Read review
“book well in advance”
 of 5 bubbles _pauld5796, 17 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Choose a room with a beach view.”
 of 5 bubbles CdnBackpacker, 16 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Only ate here.”
 of 5 bubbles 783JAMESD783, 16 Feb 2017 | Read review
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