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    Occidental Papagayo - Adults only

    Playa Buena, 485000, Costa Rica
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      2 adults
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          Overview
          • Excellent37%
          • Very good33%
          • Average16%
          • Poor8%
          • Terrible6%
          Travellers talk about
          “royal club” (159 reviews)
          “snack bar” (305 reviews)
          Free Internet
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Air Conditioning
          Beachfront
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Rooms
          Restaurant
          Airport Transportation
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          Poolside Bar
          Fitness centre
          Concierge
          Spa
          Accessible rooms
          Business Centre
          Dry Cleaning
          Tennis Court
          Shuttle Bus Service
          Private Balcony
          4.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 2 weeks ago

          We found the resort to be like a paradise with beautiful landscaping. The food was excellent especially in the specialty restaurants but the buffet was also very good with a great variety of fresh authentic foods, salads, fruits and desserts. The staff was polite, friendly...More

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          Response from Jean Marie P, Director General at Occidental Papagayo - Adults onlyResponded 1 week ago

          Dear Carol S; We always find it nice to read that our guests went home with great holiday memories and we are very grateful for the time and effort you spent to share your personal experience at our Occidental Papagayo hotel with us and Tripadvisor...More

          Reviewed 2 weeks ago

          Overall we enjoyed our stay despite some issues but I think it's because we weren't at he resort much. During the day we weren't at the property much since we were out doing excursions. The property is in nice location, nice beach!. I'm not pleased...More

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          Response from Jean Marie P, Director General at Occidental Papagayo - Adults onlyResponded 2 weeks ago

          Dear feliz371; We first would like to thank you for choosing our Occidental Papagayo for your holidays and for letting us know your concerns relating to your time in our hotel as it gives us an opportunity to look at areas which may have for...More

          Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

          In all fairness, I was a little worried when our local offices scheduled our weekend at an "adults only" resort. No need. It was wonderful. I was in building 2 on the first floor. All I could see out my window was the pool's beach...More

          Thank JMThompson2005
          Response from Jean Marie P, Director General at Occidental Papagayo - Adults onlyResponded 2 weeks ago

          Dear JMThompson2005; We greatly appreciate the time you spent to review your recent experience in our hotel, we always strive to exceed guests' expectations and your comments will help our teams reaching that goal. We would also like to say how grateful we are to...More

          Reviewed 2 weeks ago

          Stayed for 2 weeks in May. The food in both the Oriental restaurant and the Italian have improved greatly from 2 years ago, spot on in both! The buffet for breakfast was good, always someone on the station to do eggs, omelettes etc. The evening...More

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          Dear tatts10; Thank you for taking the time to share your recent vacation experience at Occidental Papagayo. We are so pleased to read that you had a great time and appreciate all of your feedback. We would also like to say how grateful we are...More

          Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

          This place is amazing. Friendly bi lingial staff. All incluslive resort. Wi fi, clean rooms. Oscar & Alfonso are the best Concierge staff. Themed buffet every night, breakfast buffet,poolside snack bar open all day. Love the pool activities available. Just footsteps from a beautiful pristine...More

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          Response from Jean Marie P, Director General at Occidental Papagayo - Adults onlyResponded 2 weeks ago

          Dear Sally S; We would like to express our gratitude for the comments you made about your recent visit. They help us to understand how our guests experience their stay with us. It is always our goal to achieve maximum customer satisfaction and we are...More

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          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Beachfront
          • Free Parking
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          • Breakfast included
          • Room Service
          • Free Internet
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Breakfast included
          • Shuttle Bus Service
          • Room Service
          • Airport Transportation
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Laundry Service
          • Concierge
          • Banquet Room
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Conference Facilities
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Minibar
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          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          • Tennis Court
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          • US$ 166 - US$ 342 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • #4 Top resorts Hotel in Gulf of Papagayo
          • #6 Luxury Hotel in Gulf of Papagayo
          • #6 Spa Hotel in Gulf of Papagayo
          • #7 On the Beach Hotel in Gulf of Papagayo
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          • Number of rooms
          • 163
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          • Location
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          • Province of Guanacaste >
          • Gulf of Papagayo
          • Also Known As
          • Occidental Grand Papagayo Hotel Gulf Of Papagayo ,
          • Occidental Grand Papagayo Gulf Of ,
          • Occidental Grand Papagayo Costa Rica ,
          • Grande Papagayo Costa Rica ,
          • Grand Papagayo Liberia
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          "Great views, rooms have different views depending on where you are housed."
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          "pretty far from everything. rent a car if you want to look around as taxis are a little expensive."
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