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Celebration, Florida
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4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's a really fun place for partying. It's not a family atmosphere to be sure but it is the best at what it does do. If your passing through the region or a group of guys looking for a great time, this is a must see.

Thank DonaldWDavis
Miami Beach, Florida
2 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed here for two weekend nights by the pool. It was extremely noisy in the evenings all the way past 2 am because of the bar activities and music are right out side your door.The rooms are very basic. More in line with a $50 hotel so the rooms are very overpriced.The location is fine. Many restaurant options and... More 

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Frankfurt, Germany
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167 reviews
65 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 September 2016

Very nice rooms at reasonable prices.I enjoyed staying in upstairs rooms 1 and 4.Best scenic views of everything.Very safe and secure.American foods at non-rip off prices.In the casino CARLOS,the manager of the casino,explains the games in very good English.Carribean poker is my favorite game there.Its the beat place to play in Costa Rica outside of San Jose.The outside breakfast is... More 

Thank David S
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Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

Good service, attentive staff, helpful and friendly little casino on site was our favorite place to be in the heat of the day as had good air conditioning good location as right on beach. Newer hotel. Safe feeling

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Beecher, Illinois, United States
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24 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 August 2016

First, my friends took me here and did not know what to expect...read the reviews and understand this is a specialty hotel for Costa Rica, The rooms are nice, the bar and casino is very nice and the staff is very helpful and respectful. Yes, there are activities at night that cater to men clients, yes its really not a... More 

Thank Tim S
Province of Alajuela, Costa Rica
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51 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 August 2016

Some may frown at the notion of this location. But it's quite entertaining. It must be understood that you will be approached by ladies of the evening offering their services to you. And that's their Cup of tea. If you let them know you are not interested in their services they will leave you alone. They will recognize that that's... More 

Thank virgil802015
Houston, Texas
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Very nice place for adult entertainment, the beach area is a sight to see and one of the most beautiful sunsets I've ever seen. I would advise anyone that is looking for a good time to visit this hotel.

Thank darrellharvey2016
Ann Arbor
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315 reviews
61 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 120 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 July 2016

This place is overpriced and caters to a certain special interest population, I stay here to gamble and play poker. The rooms are pretty comfortable usually with two bed. They have a safe and refrigerator in the room. Rooms are we'll cooled. There is a pool that shuts down at 7. Poker starts at 8 pm. Usually better games during... More 

Thank waterdance
Houston, Texas
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15 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 July 2016

Haven't stayed here for 2 years -pretty much the same. A great beach front property . Restaurant is very good -$$. Forget the Casino -go to Crocs instead. "Music" until 1:00 AM -pretty lame to say the least . Book a room to the right of the restaurant-quieter .Not recommended for families . Hungry hookers abound .

Thank 2dragon2
Houston, Texas, United States
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42 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 June 2016

This place is not for family. However, it is for couples and singles.. Front desk was friendly, rooms were good, right on the beach and so much beautiful local flavor to look at. Cocal is within east walking distance of many local restaurants and cabs are always waiting out front.

Thank DouglasShe

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Casino and Gambling
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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At Hotel Cocal and Casino, we know the importance of understanding the needs of our guests and we make every effort to insure your stay with us is a memorable one. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Cocal & Casino

Address: Calle El Cocal, Jaco, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Jaco
Price Range: ₹ 23,047 - ₹ 23,115 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 43
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Also Known As:
Hotel Cocal Jaco
Hotel Cocal And Casino
Hotel El Cocal
El Cocal Hotel
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#21 On the Beach Hotel in Jaco
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  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Good rooms 1,4,3,2 respectfully”
 of 5 bubbles davidsP7722XJ, 15 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Make sure to get the oceanview side”
 of 5 bubbles darrellharvey2016, 26 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Hard to beat the pacific ocean view. AC has to work a little harder in the afternoon's”
 of 5 bubbles DouglasShe, 22 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Best room ..Another Hotel.. I would not send some one I hate to this Trash HOLE..”
 of 5 bubbles rodneys238, 7 May 2016 | Read review
“the best views are in the condos behind at least the 4th floor”
 of 5 bubbles robby_8, 9 Mar 2016 | Read review
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