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    Hotel El Velero

    #1 On the Beach, Playa Hermosa, Costa Rica
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    21 - 25 of 402 reviews

    Reviewed 25 April 2017

    I live in Costa Rica and I've stayed in many hotels. This one is a place to visit again. I stayed her for Semana Santa for April 2017. The hotel is right on the beach with beach chairs. The bar/restaurant has fantastic food, good drinks...More

    Thank Paul K
    Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

    We LOVED El Velero! No, it's not a 5 star hotel with all the amenities and luxuries...if you are looking for that, go up the road (and pay dearly)! Valero is a small little hotel tucked quietly between the palms ON Playa Hermosa. The setting...More

    Thank pcochranak
    Reviewed 24 April 2017

    We stayed at the hotel the night before we left from Liberia. It was a quick trip to the airport. This was a great stop, next time I would like to stay longer. Clean hotel room and great service. Nice walking beach and awesome sunsets!

    Thank Lydia216
    Reviewed 17 April 2017

    The best part of this quant hotel is its location, right on Playa Hermosa beach. Communication with this hotel was excellent- they were quick to respond when I made booking inquiries and quick to respond when I confirmed a few days prior to arriving. We...More

    Thank Monica B
    Reviewed 11 April 2017

    Hotel is brilliantly-situated on the beach of Playa Hermosa although, at $112 (including tax) a night) conceivably a little over-priced for what you get over and above the view. We'd booked one of the two 'rooms with a (sea) view' - 211 - but on...More

    Thank sbesley
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Beachfront
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 98 - US$ 168 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel Style
    • #3 On the Beach Hotel in Playa Hermosa
    • #4 Romantic Hotel in Playa Hermosa
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 22
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    • Location
    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Guanacaste >
    • Playa Hermosa
    • Also Known As
    • El Velero Hotel ,
    • El Velero Playa Hermosa ,
    • Hotel El Velero Playa Hermosa, Costa Rica - Guanacaste
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    Tazz6464
    30 August 2017|
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    Response from rawlsw | Reviewed this property |
    We did not have one in our room. Had to go down to the restaurant.
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    Candace C
    23 April 2017|
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    Response from Jaype_12 | Reviewed this property |
    Unfortunatly I cannot answer this question as I am not into yoga however, you can ask the owner directly as he is very resourceful and knows everybody around the area......however, I did see people on the beach doing yoga... More
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    CarolAnn T
    21 April 2017|
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    Response from CKSPfamily | Reviewed this property |
    The food at El Velero is pretty good. Ginger is directly east of the hotel up on the main road. It is a Spanish Tapas restaurant, and very reasonably priced for the quality of food that is served. La Casita Del Marisco is... More
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    "Rooms on second floor at a little quieter but I don't believe noise was an issue anywhere"
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    "The rooms depend on what size you need. We were a family of three so needed two beds."
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    "Some rooms have a sea view, which i liked"
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    "Ask rooms on second floor. Just in case some waves decided to visit the first level :)"
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