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    Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica

    Playa Arenilla, Costa Rica
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Overview

    • Excellent69%
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    “seaside grill” (186 reviews)
    “preferred club” (156 reviews)
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    Reviewed yesterday

    This is the second AM Resorts property and all I can say is WOW! My husband and I had the great fortune to upgrade to the Presidential Villa and this accommodation exceeded our expectations. The staff were beyond wonderful. Whenever we thanked a staff member...More

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    Reviewed yesterday

    The ocean front preferred level rooms are wonderful and truly create an intimate atmosphere for guests. All the restaurants provide great food selections and the staff is very attentive. The secret box is an excellent accommodation for room service.

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    Everything was great but beware around the pool gets super slippery and the secret box isn't so secret they call after you odrder and once they drop it off. Food was good the seaside grill is by far the best restaurant! The hibachi was eh.

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    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    From the moment we arrived we were made to feel so welcome. Staff went over and above to make our holiday special. Thank You especially to Jorge for his hospitality and Randall, our concierge in the Preferred Club. The food was of a good standard....More

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    Response from Marcela Z, Marcela Zúñiga A. Quality & Social Media Manager at Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica

    Dear Amanda18a, Greetings from the stunning Costa Rica! It’s nice to read that you found your stay at Secrets Papagayo outstanding! We are very grateful to receive your remarks on our GM Jorge Monje and Raldall that I will certainly share with them. I'm also...More

    Reviewed 3 days ago

    More chairs on the beach are needed. They cold use more than one person running the pool side grill. They could have more night time entertainment. This was the hottest vacation ever. The pools could have been cooler. Not refreshing. Even the ocean water wasn't...More

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    Response from Marcela Z, Marcela Zúñiga A. Quality & Social Media Manager at Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica

    Dear leannem277, Greetings from the sunny Costa Rica! It was a pleasure having you and we appreciate that you have taken the time to share your Secrets Papagayo experience on Tripadvisor. We have taken note in our opportunity areas kindly mentioned on your overview. Please...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Restaurant
    • Beachfront
    • Room Service
    • Spa
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Room Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Restaurant
    • Spa
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hot Tub
    • Tennis Court
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 310 - US$ 773 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Hotel Style
    • #2 Top resorts Hotel in Gulf of Papagayo
    • #3 Spa Hotel in Gulf of Papagayo
    • #3 On the Beach Hotel in Gulf of Papagayo
    • #3 Luxury Hotel in Gulf of Papagayo
    • #3 Family Hotel in Gulf of Papagayo
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    Pool & Beach (501)
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    Dining (302)
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    Stargazer25056
    Hola, my daughter and I will be staying for 2 weeks in mid November. We will be traveling from London with a UK travel company.Your website shows morning yoga classes. Do you provide mats or should we bring our own. We are both looking forward to our trip ☺️
    30 April 2017|
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    David M
    Is this hotel appropriate for my grand daughters ages 10 and 12?
    26 April 2017|
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    This is an adults only resort.
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    Ray G
    How is the beach? Can you body surf?
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