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    Hotel El Velero

    #1 On the Beach, Playa Hermosa, Costa Rica
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    Overview
    • Excellent48%
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    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    I’ve been coming to Costa Rica for years and spending time at El Velero is always a highlight of my trip. The people here are wonderful, very friendly and great service. The location is also amazing with direct access to the most beautiful beach. Highly...More

    1  Thank Jessica C
    Reviewed 6 days ago

    This is going to be one of those reviews where the reviewer rambles angrily on. And, in fact, if this isn't one of those angry rambling reviews for a crappy establishment, I apologize because it is most certainly meant to be that. However, as much...More

    Thank 50onthego
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    We stayed here for eight nights. Super nice room. Comfy King bed, high ceilings lots of windows. Very clean! Good restaurant with fabulous view right on the beach and VERY NICE AND HELPFUL STAFF. Quiet beach. Other good restaurants nearby. The staff did a great...More

    1  Thank RoseDenver_CO
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    We had a very great stay. We wanted to stay in a place that was more Costa Rican than a resort and we found it. The rooms aren't fancy but clean and comfortable. The staff are very friendly, helpful and fun. After a couple of...More

    1  Thank Susannorcal
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    We tried to get a sea view room at this high price, but this hotel wanted extra for that and when we looked around the next morning, you don't really get a sea view room. Even thou this hotel sounds professional over the phone, they're...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Beachfront
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
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    • Price range
    • US$98 - US$161 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel Style
    • #3 On the Beach Hotel in Playa Hermosa
    • #4 Romantic Hotel in Playa Hermosa
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 22
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    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Guanacaste >
    • Playa Hermosa
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    • El Velero Playa Hermosa
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    Tazz6464
    August 31, 2017|
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    Response from rawlsw | Reviewed this property |
    We did not have one in our room. Had to go down to the restaurant.
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    Candace C
    April 23, 2017|
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    Response from Jaype_12 | Reviewed this property |
    Unfortunatly I cannot answer this question as I am not into yoga however, you can ask the owner directly as he is very resourceful and knows everybody around the area......however, I did see people on the beach doing yoga... More
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    CarolAnn T
    April 21, 2017|
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    Response from CKSPfamily | Reviewed this property |
    The food at El Velero is pretty good. Ginger is directly east of the hotel up on the main road. It is a Spanish Tapas restaurant, and very reasonably priced for the quality of food that is served. La Casita Del Marisco is... More
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    "Rooms on second floor at a little quieter but I don't believe noise was an issue anywhere"
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    "The rooms depend on what size you need. We were a family of three so needed two beds."
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    "Some rooms have a sea view, which i liked"
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    "Ask rooms on second floor. Just in case some waves decided to visit the first level :)"
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