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Hotel Rustico de Playa Perla Negra

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

This place is great! It's super clean, it has a friendly staff, views are awesome and the food is amazing! Beach front resort and very private. Feels like you have the beach to yourself! Super recommended!!

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PerlaNegraCostaRica, Gerente at Hotel Rustico de Playa Perla Negra, responded to this review

Thank you very much! is really important for us that our guests be happy in our hotel! i hope you can come back soon. Regards and the best for you.

San Jose, Costa Rica
Reviewed 29 August 2016

The hotel has everything you need for a nice stay. The breakfast is included so its a good way to start your day on the beaches. The room is pretty comfortable and the pool too. The beach in front of the hotel is perfect for relax. A couple things that I found that they can improve, is a fridge in...

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PerlaNegraCostaRica, Director General at Hotel Rustico de Playa Perla Negra, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review! About the fridge, we have rooms ocean view with mini fridge! and we are working in the parking lot! thanks! and we hope you can come back soon! Regards

Costa Rica
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Perla negra is a nice beachfront hotel in puerto viejo, it is close to the city, around 20 minute walk or by a 2000 colones taxi. The service is really good and they are always trying to make your visit as good as possible. Recently they have this pizza nights with great pizza.

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PerlaNegraCostaRica, Administrador at Hotel Rustico de Playa Perla Negra, responded to this review

thank you very much for your comments and we are very happy you enjoyed the excellent pizza night. We hope to see you soon!

Pennsylvania
Reviewed 24 July 2016

I really liked the location, in front of the beach. The place is quiet, clean, and the employees were nice and friendly. The only drawback II found was that they did not take credit cards. However, that seems to be common around Puerto Viejo.

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PerlaNegraCostaRica, Administrador at Hotel Rustico de Playa Perla Negra, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments! We hope to have the credit card service soon. Regards!

Reviewed 30 May 2016

The facilities are kind of weathered. Convenient beach front location and hidden from main road. Friendly staff willing to help. Other than the typical breakfast which is included in the rate, the hotel does not offer any kind of restaurant or room service. The price-benefit relation could be over rated as you pay much for the same type of accommodation...

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PerlaNegraCostaRica, Administrador at Hotel Rustico de Playa Perla Negra, responded to this review

Hello! First we want to thank all your comments and help us improve. We just want to mention that we do not have restaurant and is something that is specified, Puerto Viejo has a variety of offers that are 5 minutes away. Our location can be a great advantage if you are looking for tranquility and easy access to the...

Reviewed 27 March 2016

For our holy week vacations my wife just call a few days before when all the places and hotels was full, when my wife calls to Perla Negra Maru, the new administrator tells her that they have space, when we arrive to the place Maru received us with a big smile and a very spacefull rooms, with a parking lot...

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PerlaNegraCostaRica, Administrador at Hotel Rustico de Playa Perla Negra, responded to this review

Hello Kenneth! Thank you very much for your comments, it has been a pleasure to receive your family this weekend and we really hope to return soon to Puerto Viejo. They are a very nice family. Greetings from all the staff of the Black Pearl!

Reston, Virginia
Reviewed 12 March 2016

In February I stayed for several nights at Perla Negra. It has an excellent location on Blacks Beach as you enter into Puerto Viejo. The beach is beautiful and fairly quiet. The Perla Negra hotel is under new administrative management. The managers Juan and Mauro are excellent. They were so helpful and always looking for ways to please their guests....

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PerlaNegraCostaRica, Administrador at Hotel Rustico de Playa Perla Negra, responded to this review

Hello Jeanw!!! Thank you for your comments. The restaurant project is still in process for now but we hope soon to realize. It was nice to meet you and it would be great to welcome you again, you're a very nice person. Regards from all the staff of the Black Pearl!

bocas del toro
Reviewed 6 February 2016

We had a wonderful experience here. Staff was so helpful when my wife left her purse on the bus in helping us with info. Super pool and great beach location. Bikes for rent up the road so you dont have to pay all the taxi back and forth. But for us, once we stoked up on food and beer we...

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PerlaNegraCostaRica, Administrador at Hotel Rustico de Playa Perla Negra, responded to this review

Hey Walter ! Thank you for your comments! Unfortunately the beginning of his journey with the loss, but fortunately you managed to enjoy your stay and hope to receive you soon. Regards from all the staff and we want to try your beer !!!

Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 3 December 2015

A hidden gem a $4 cab rid from the cent of Puerto Viejo! Romantic, private and a great pool. this is the perfect spot for couples and anyone looking for a gat place to chill while still being close to the fun. Architecturally designed, this place oozes ambiance. The new hosts Juan and Maru are attentive and knowledgable. We had...

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PerlaNegraCostaRica, Administrador at Hotel Rustico de Playa Perla Negra, responded to this review

Carl thank you very much !!! For us it was also a great experience. We wait for you soon!!!!

Reviewed 16 October 2015

The Hotel is in front of the beach with incredible view to the ocean and very clean, this place always have good music that not disturb if you are in the bedroom, clean facilities, free wifi in all the place, very secure that you will enjoying this place. The people of the hotel are very special, always cordially with good...

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PerlaNegraCostaRica, Administrador at Hotel Rustico de Playa Perla Negra, responded to this review
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Muchas gracias por tu comentario Javier! Esperamos recibirlos pronto nuevamente

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Black Pearl is a Beach Front Rustic Accommodation, surrounded by an ecological, quiet and out of town atmosphere.   You will find an atmosphere of relaxation in the South Caribbean Coast of Costa Rica. Enjoy the services of Puerto Viejo town as bars, nightclubs and restaurants with a variety of local and international food, surrounded by very kind and friendly people.   Our Rustic Beachfront Accommodation  offers you a unique style of sharing and enjoying the environment of Costa Rica's Caribbean,we do not sell you a room , we offer you peace, tranquility and good life view as it is in our place, whitout seals or stereotypes. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Rustico de Playa Perla Negra

Address: | Playa Negra, Puerto Viejo, 500m from Bar Point, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca 87555, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Limon > Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
Price Range: ₹ 4,548 - ₹ 10,861 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Rustico de Playa Perla Negra 3*
Number of rooms: 24
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Also Known As:
La Perla Negra Beach Hotel Puerto Viejo
Hotel Rustico De Playa Perla Negra Costa Rica/Limon
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“wifi available only in the lobby. Sunrise is beautiful”
 of 5 bubbles IleanadelCarmen, 23 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Ask for rooms in upper floors, ground rooms have the noise of occupants from above”
 of 5 bubbles 182dersud, 30 May 2016 | Read review
“So close form the beach, swiming pool, free wi-fi, breakfast included”
 of 5 bubbles kennethv487, 26 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Request a second story with a view of the pool and ocean”
 of 5 bubbles Jeanw2222014, 12 Mar 2016 | Read review
“I was in the second floor, left rooms, Just perfect to read a book and just enjoy the Ocean view.”
 of 5 bubbles javierv916, 16 Oct 2015 | Read review
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