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Reviewed yesterday NEW

We spent a magical ten days in PARADISE! Ocean/beach life meets the rainforest, you have everything here! What really put this resort over the top is the STAFF; everyone is so happy and genuinely kind! We cannot wait to return, so much to see in this beautiful country! Nelly, Kenneth, and chef Roslyn and Aaron at the Preferred Restaurant were...

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Reviewed yesterday NEW

We went for a week my husband and I were so excited and happy that we want to come back.!! Special thanks to Diego Sierra and his Executive Services department you guys were execptional, very professional and from the beging to the end, we were really in very good hands. Luz Restrepo

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Maidstone, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is a lovely adult only hotel, it has two pool areas, one for those who like it a bit livelier and the spa area pool for quiet and relaxation, both served by a bar and restaurant Foyer is spacious and open at both ends, there is also an ATM adjacent to the foyer. In total the resort has four...

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Windsor, Canada
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My husband and I had the most beautiful honeymoon at Secrets Papagayo. We arrived late, check in was smooth and quick. Our room was in a great location near the spa, #302. It was clean, comfortable and mini fridge was stocked daily. The rainfall shower is amazing. Be sure to lock the balcony door ! Raccoons broke in and stole...

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Lancaster, Massachusetts
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We just returned after a week at the resort. The weather was perfect, sunny and 91 every day. We found the resort just as perfect. The service was great, everyone was very friendly and helpful, some of the friendliest people we have ever met. It was always fun to be picked up and greeted by Julio, he always made us...

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Marcela Z, Marcela Zúñiga A. Quality & Social Media Manager at Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica, responded to this review

Dear Cecilia S, Greetings from sunny Guanacaste, We appreciate you have taken the time to share such an enthusiastic review about your recent visit to Papagayo Resort & Spa. We are overjoyed to read that you’ve enjoyed your stay, specially the weather, great service and our friendliest staff. Please be confident that we’ve shared your kind comments with our team...

calgary
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

We spent a week there and did upgrade to the preferred club. This would be the place to do the upgrade as with that benefit you can prebook beach cabanas. The chairs around the pools filled up fast and we wouldn't have had anywhere to sit otherwise. The food is mostly ok. We did have a bad meal and service...

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Marcela Z, Marcela Zúñiga A. Quality & Social Media Manager at Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica, responded to this review

Dear Calbrynst, Greetings from the stunning Costa Rica! It was such a pleasure to read that each day of your Secrets Papagayo experience presented an abundance of choices which you thoroughly enjoyed such as your lovely bungalow, good food, beautiful beach, and a wonderful time. We are so terribly sorry to see you did not enjoy our entertaiment . We...

Fredericksburg, Virginia
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Although the property is small (I believe only 200 units) and is being converted into a "Secrets" destination from it's previous owners it is worth your time. The property has many challenging hills, if you're not up for that take a shuttle which runs often and is easy to access. ALL the staff is beyond kind and they really make...

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Marcela Z, Marcela Zúñiga A. Quality & Social Media Manager at Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica, responded to this review

Dear Cheryl K, Greetings from the sunny Costa Rica! We are very happy to learn that your stay was a most pleasant one, and that you were highly satisfied with our property. We have strived to deliver the most memorable experience to our valued guest. We highly appreciate your review here and have shared it with our team. Please contact...

Kansas City, Kansas
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Beatiful resort, good food, staff works very hard. The only negative thing is the bed, feels small and location of some of the rooms. However, everyone who believes that Unlimited Vacation Club works deserves to be called a looser. Just look up the reviews and don´t let them fool you that every company has positive and negative.

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Marcela Z, Marcela Zúñiga A. Quality & Social Media Manager at Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica, responded to this review

Dear Debra5602017. Grettings from the colorful Costa Rica! Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback and for staying with us on your trip to Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica. I am thankful for both your positive comments as well as the 'negatives', which will help us, focus on areas that are important for our guests. I will discuss...

Cincinnati, Ohio
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Just spent a week at this beautiful resort. We loved the layout with the bungalows spread out on the hills overlooking the ocean. We liked walking, but sometimes opted for the shuttle which was always readily available. The morning yoga class was excellent. Our teacher, Jennifer from Manitoba was awesome, and it was a beautiful way to start the day...

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Marcela Z, Marcela Zúñiga A. Quality & Social Media Manager at Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica, responded to this review

Dear Tmeyerswim, Greetings from the exotic Costa Rica! It is fantastic to hear that you had such a great time at our gorgeous hotel. Your review was so great to read. Thank you for choosing to come here at Secrets Papagayo. We really appreciate the great comments in regards the staff. Our team is very thankful for the mention; we...

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It was a great vacation! The staff couldn't have been better. They were very attentive and almost always addressed us by our names. The room was awesome and the view incredible. Food and beverages were everywhere. We took a couple of excursions but really enjoyed just hanging out at the pool or in a cabana at the beach. It could...

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Marcela Z, Marcela Zúñiga A. Quality & Social Media Manager at Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica, responded to this review

Dear Harry M, Greetings from the exotic Costa Rica! It is awesome to read that you enjoyed everything about your trip and vacation at Secrets Papagayo. We are always working to exceed our guests expectations, and we're happy to hear that our staff achieve this with you. We are counting down the days for you next vacation at our hidden...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Spa
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Set in the exuberant Arenilla Beach, Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica will offer adults a stunning Unlimited-Luxury(R) getaway in Costa Rica's Gulf of Papagayo. The secure community around Secrets Papagayo provides striking views of native flora and fauna and miles of unspoiled Pacific Coast beach. This all-suite resort boasts 202 spacious suites, each with a private balcony or terrace as well as a superb Unlimited-Luxury(R) experience starting with 24-hour room service, a daily refreshed mini-bar and more. The Preferred Club will provide an enhanced level of luxury with 65 ocean view suites and additional privileges including access to a private lounge, upgraded bath amenities and mini-bar, concierge service, pillow menu and much more. Guests will enjoy limitless gourmet cuisine, without reservations, at four restaurants and one café in addition to five bars that will serve unlimited top-shelf spirits. Days and nights are filled with land, beach and water activities and live entertainment. Two pools and a pristine beach await. Rejuvenation reigns supreme at the Secrets Spa by Pevonia(R), offering massage, body and facial treatments in 13 treatment rooms and a full-service beauty salon. Follow up this rejuvenation at the fully equipped fitness center or by taking part in one of many daily and nighttime activities. Just 20 minutes from the Liberia Airport and a mere 15 minutes from the touristic town of Coco Beach, Secrets Papagayo offers guests a privileged location both within the resort and throughout the area for an ideal Unlimited-Luxury(R) getaway on the Pacific Coast. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica

Address: Playa Arenilla, Costa Rica (Formerly Hilton Papagayo Costa Rica Resort & Spa)
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Gulf of Papagayo
Price Range: ₹ 20,039 - ₹ 50,420 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica 4.5*
Number of rooms: 202
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Also Known As:
Hilton Papagayo Costa Rica Hotel Gulf Of Papagayo
Hilton Papagayo Costa Rica Resort And Spa
Fiesta Premier Costa Rica
Hilton Gulf Of Papagayo
Gulf Of Papagayo Hilton
Fiesta Resort Costa Rica
Fiesta Premier Resort Spa Costa Rica
Hotel Style:
#2 Top resorts Hotel in Gulf of Papagayo
#3 Family Hotel in Gulf of Papagayo
#3 Luxury Hotel in Gulf of Papagayo
#3 Spa Hotel in Gulf of Papagayo
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Gulf of Papagayo
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“Honeymoon suite”
741genevieveg, 26 Apr 2017 | Read review
“For real quietness look for a room in the 400's”
ColinC624, 26 Apr 2017 | Read review
“We stayed in a bungalow king suite right behind the spa . It was a perfect location for us!!!”
CeciliaS907, 25 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Make sure you close your doors all the way as there is abundant wildlife around. We did not have any issues though.”
F5937BFmattk, 22 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Ask for lower tier ocean view...don't waste money on ocean front.”
  • Lizard came for a little visit on our balcony door
  • Sunrise ocean front view room 111 - high on cliff and quiet.
  • Ocean Front Balcony - Room 111 High on Cliff
DeborahK652, 21 Apr 2017 | Read review
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