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New York
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37 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 November 2014

Stayed 4 nights at Capitan Suizo, a lovely boutique hotel on the south end of Playa Tamarindo. We loved every moment. Great private location on a beautiful beach. Beautiful pool area with lots of wildlife to view. Food was good in restaurant, including a great buffet breakfast. Service was wonderful. Everyone we interacted with was friendly and helpful. The room... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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45 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 November 2014

Starting with a fantastic welcoming service crew, a great spacious room and lovely surroundings. This place is a Paradise . . . in a secluded beach, with direct access, total privacy; we enjoyed our four days of surfing, spa, and great cuisine. From the hotel you can stroll to the town of Tamarindo and mingle with the locals, we were... More 

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Austin, Texas
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6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2014

My husband and I had a great time at this hotel. Our room was beautiful and very spacious. The gardens were incredible and we enjoyed strolling through them. The hotel has a secluded beach and provided privacy and a welcome relief from all the tourists near town. The hotel is a short walk into the main section of Tamarindo and... More 

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Austin, Texas
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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 October 2014

Capitan Suizo is a 34-room boutique hotel with refined style located directly on the Pacific Coast at the end of Tamarindo Bay in a privileged area adjacent to “Las Baulas Marine National Park,” one of the most important nesting places on earth for giant Leatherback turtles. “Capitan” stems from the small island named “El Capitan” in front of the hotel... More 

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Switzerland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 September 2014

Don't miss this hotel in Costa Rica. It was our most pleasant experience during our whole stay in CR. It can't be topped. The service is excellent, the rooms are stylish, and the garden is just paradise. The location right at the beach is perfect and we personnaly were happy to stay a little outside the rushy Tamarindo. Although everything... More 

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Reviewed 16 September 2014

Overall nice big rooms. Great spot for beginner surfing right at hotel. Nice tiny island where one can take paddle board or canoe, but this hotel only had single canoes, another hotel next door had a better supply of items to rent. 10 minute walk to town. Hotel restaurant was a little expensive. Breakfast had a very limited menu and... More 

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Milena R, Owner family at Hotel Capitan Suizo, responded to this review

Dear Temp94611 Thank you for taking the time to write your opinion about our Hotel. We are happy you liked the beach for surfing and the little “Capitan” island (that’s where the Hotel’s name comes from!). We usually have two single and at least one double kayak at the hotel, so we are sorry that you did not get the... More 

Brooklyn, NY
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Reviewed 9 September 2014

My family, which consists of my wife, two boys 16 and 12, and myself spent five days there the last week of August after a stay in the Arenal Volcano area. The seclusion of the beach and the lovley gardens on the property were just what we were looking for to finish our holiday. We had adjoining rooms that were... More 

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texas
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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 September 2014

We stayed at this resort and had a fabulous time! Our bungalow was #8 - private, yet close to everything in the resort. The staff treated us like VIP's the entire time. Our concierge was Rosa, and she helped us with everything we might want to do whether at our resort or elsewhere. The breakfast in the restaurant was delicious... More 

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Madison Heights, Virginia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 September 2014

This was our second visit to the Capita Suizo. We came back this year for vacation and to be married on the beach. The staff is absolutely exceptional. They were so accommodating to our every request. The pool is so very beautiful and the bar is so convenient to every location of the resort. Rosa is the lady to see... More 

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Kensington, Maryland
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Reviewed 3 September 2014 via mobile

First time in this area. We drove on from the airport and set up shop here. It is set in the forest which goes all the way to the beach. It's somewhat rustic but totally comfortable and way different from the sterile resorts up and down the coast. The staff also function as a howler monkey preserve and there is... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Capitan Suizo is an environmentally conscious and future oriented beach hotel. It is an ideal place for relaxation that carries a tropical ambiance and lies amongst a lush garden. With a discreet elegance and a touch of Swiss quality that blends with an informal and joyful atmosphere, Capitan Suizo is an oasis where it is implicit that nature and animals are integrated with love and respect. Capitan Suizo is located directly on the beach in a privileged area 1 km outside of town and at the end of the bay. ... more   less 

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Address: | 2 miles from the local airport in Tamarindo, Tamarindo 22-50309, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Tamarindo
Price Range: ₹ 12,653 - ₹ 54,853 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Capitan Suizo 3.5*
Number of rooms: 35
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Also Known As:
Capitan Suizo Hotel
Capitan Suizo Tamarindo
Hotel Style:
#1 Family Hotel in Tamarindo
#2 Spa Hotel in Tamarindo
#2 Romantic Hotel in Tamarindo
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Tamarindo
#3 Business Hotel in Tamarindo
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“Bungalows very special if you can afford it. Regular rooms really nice too.”
 of 5 bubbles 255dougc, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“The Bungalows are nice and private and roomy, private patios..the beachfront bungalow was our little oasis”
 of 5 bubbles triciae392, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“If you rent a car online be prepared to pay extra insurance fees when you get there !!”
 of 5 bubbles 155timv, 19 Nov 2016 | Read review
“First floor very convenient complete with outside lounges”
 of 5 bubbles 128catherinej, 2 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Get AC if you stay this time of year. Well worth it.”
 of 5 bubbles bigcatchclemons, 24 Sep 2016 | Read review
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