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Hotel Arco Iris

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Brooklyn
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This mini tropical compound was perfect for what we were looking for. It's just far enough off the beach / main street (think bars, restaurants, etc) to feel like you are in a quiet secluded paradise yet only a 5 minute walk away from all of the Tamarindo action. Breakfast by the pool every morning was delightful, as we watched...

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutely loved our stay! Centrally located. Lots of bars and restaurants close by. Bank across the street and grocery store around the corner. Nice pool. Very low key. Richard - the owner- was very friendly. Lots of lizards! Regretfully we forgot to leave a tip for maid service so sorry Richard!

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Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were not aware that Tamarindo was party town C R ! But we scored staying at this place just about a 5 min walk away from the beach and action. Richard runs a great place. I would not hesitate recommending this to anyone. We stayed in one of the stand alone casitas. They each have a hammock and a...

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Frankfurt Am Main
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed for 2 nights, and honestly expected more after the positive reviews. We are not picky, but weren't convinced. Room was bungalow, so that was cool, and room was quite large. But: only had one set of towels (I mean, who only puts one towel-set in a room?), the safe wasn't working (this should be checked before... they said...

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Richard R, Owner at Hotel Arco Iris, responded to this review

Richard R, Owner at Hotel Arco Iris, responded to this review I would like to address the issues mentioned in this review. We always strive to offer our guests the best experience possible. We take it very seriously when a guest was not totally satisfied with our hotel. We evaluate all issues mentioned and determine how we can improve so...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you want to be able to walk to everything, this location is great. The room was clean and well maintained, the staff were friendly and helpful. I'd suggest this place to people who don't want to spend the extra money to be right on the beach, but still want to be close to everything.

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Plano, Texas
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We felt right at home. The restaurant serves an amazing range of tasty entrees with the best side vegetables I've ever tasted. The room was comfortable and quiet. The hotel staff was terrific and took care of our every need.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We loved everything about Arco Iris! The rooms and grounds were so clean and pretty. The restaurant Seasons outstanding. And location was great. Less than a 10 minute walk to town and beach. The hotel is in a very tranquil and quiet environment. The owner Rich was so nice and accommodating. P.S. Rich, get that ice machine fixed! Lol! Ha...

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Bradford West Gwillimbury, Canada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We (5 adults) stayed at this hotel for 4 nights in February. We loved it. It was clean and comfortable and the staff was very pleasant and helpful. We were absolutely at home in the place. It is only a short walk from the main street and the beach, yet peaceful and quiet once you are on the grounds. We...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We loved our stay at this hotel. Tucked away from the large hotels fronting the ocean, it is still an easy and short walk into the middle of town. A lovely pool awaits those who wish to rinse off in luxury after a day in the ocean. The dining room is really first rate for breakfast and dinner- although the...

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just got home from 5 nights at the Arco Iris, and let me begin by saying we enjoyed ourselves immensely. Three of us – all childhood friends in our late 20s – stayed in one of the ground floor two-bed rooms next to the pool/restaurant area. Noise was never an issue. We purchased the “Adventure Package” which included shuttle transportation...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel Arco Iris is located within walking distance to the beach, shops, restaurants and the center of town. The hotel has been completely remodeled and has five bungalows and seven deluxe rooms, which are surrounded by a lush tropical garden and swimming pool for your relaxation. Set back from the street, Hotel Arco Iris assures guests a quiet and tranquil experience. The rooms have been re-designed with beautiful contemporary bathrooms and comfortable interiors and have A/C, TV's and mini bars. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Arco Iris

Address: Tamarindo, Tamarindo 50309, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Tamarindo
Price Range: ₹ 7,136 - ₹ 11,654 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Arco Iris 3*
Number of rooms: 12
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Also Known As:
Arco Iris Hotel
Arco Iris Tamarindo
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#3 Family Hotel in Tamarindo
#3 Romantic Hotel in Tamarindo
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“They all seemed good to me.”
 of 5 bubbles SamK228, 22 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Suggest a Bungalow, if you fancy a hammock”
 of 5 bubbles 475David, 26 Oct 2016 | Read review
“My request for Bungalow #5 was honored and the location was perfect. If there was any noise from the restaurant, I didn't know it.”
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 of 5 bubbles GoneFishin66, 7 Sep 2016 | Read review
“They have several options from 1 to 4 people.”
 of 5 bubbles MichaelO840, 27 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Ask for Bungalow 5. It's off the main side of the hotel, a bit quieter, and you have quick access out to the street to town.”
 of 5 bubbles tylers214, 3 Jun 2016 | Read review
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