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Barcelona, Spain
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The hotel is 100 m from the beach No neighbors. Very quiet and with lots of wonderful birds Pool area very nice Good breakfast and good dinner Nice service Rooms spacious and very nice design Boutique hotel and absolutely recommendable We would come back for sure

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Lexington, Kentucky
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visit this property once a year during the holidays. We were delighted with some important upgrades in the property and service. 1. They added extra deck space around the pool that allows for more lounge chairs for visitors. With only five rooms, the pool is never crowded, but now each room has access to a deck area. 2. The...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stumbled across this wonderful boutique hotel where everything was better than just right. From the moment we arrived, the staff was friendly and welcoming, the beds were large and comfortable. The rooms were very clean and the grounds well kept. Happy hour with the sangria and strawberry basil lemonade was a perfect ending after a less than 5 minute...

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Golden, Canada
Reviewed 3 December 2016

the drive there was a bit difficult because of the washed out roads after a hurricane . we arrived a bit tired, but were very well taken care of. thanks to the friendly staff at the hotel, especially Jenna, it was a very pleasant stay , quiet and exactly what we were looking for. just so you know - the...

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Sonoma
Reviewed 16 November 2016

This lovely hotel is well maintained, quiet and friendly. Federico and his brothers keep the grounds meticulously clean. There are only 5 rooms which adds to its quaintness, there is a pool in the center of the grounds and lots of shade with many local animals to enjoy. There is a restaurant on the second floor of the main building...

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Austin, Texas
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Playa Grande is Tamarindo’s quiet, restful neighbor. An easy $3.00/person boat ride across the estuary, from the crowds and all the usual atmosphere of the noisy, popular beach town. If you prefer to be close to a long, lonely beach, great for surfing, walking and shells, then try Cantarana on Playa Grande. Very tasteful rooms with TV. Large bathroom. Nice...

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Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

My wife and I looked for a nice, comfortable and friendly hotel and we found it! This hotel is the best spot in the area. The rooms are super clean, with a safety box, TV and Cable, great pool and a great garden area. There is another plus, the restaurant is amazing! Serving breakfast and dinner, the restaurant is really...

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Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

Super clean, spacious rooms. Comfortable bed, massive bathroom, air conditioning... so much luxury at this spot!! Also, this hotel has such good food and it's inexpensive too!! The upstairs bar /restaurant is super chill, the staff here are all very helpful and friendly people. It was a pleasure staying here and very affordable especially considering what you get for the...

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San Jose, Costa Rica
Reviewed 14 June 2016

Cantarana: one of the best hotels we have visited. Fully recommended!! We stayed there for a whole week during high season. The rooms are very comfortable, clean, and easy to access. We liked the idea of staying at a small hotel (only five rooms) which gave us the opportunity to really enjoy the pool and all the surroundings. Every morning...

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Reviewed 13 June 2016

Amazing hotel and restaurant!!! Totally recommended for any occasion, anniversary, honey moon, vacations! The restaurant was excellent, food and service! We enjoyed the pool and happy hour!!! Also, the room was lovely! The bed was so comfortable we could've sleep all day! Gladly we didn't do that, otherwise we would've missed the amazing surroundings of Playa Grande!! Just one word......

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast included
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
Food & drink at the hotel
Hotel Restaurant Cantarana
Hotel Restaurant Cantarana
Cuisines: Seafood, South American, Costa Rican
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Airport Transportation
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  • Concierge
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Our small Boutique Hotel is situated in the Northwest of Guanacaste on a peninsula bordering directly on Marino Las Baulas National Park. We are 100m from the almost deserted endless beach of Playa Grande. In our beautiful double rooms & tropical garden you will find tranquility & relaxation in soothing seclusion. Our atmospheric restaurant invites you to tasty culinary excursions for your eyes and taste. Our experienced team looks after you with great care, doing their very best to make your holiday a pleasantly unforgettable one. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Cantarana

Address: Palm Beach Estates | 50308 Cabo Velas, Playa Grande, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Playa Grande
Price Range: £71 - £108 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Cantarana 3.5*
Number of rooms: 5
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Also Known As:
Cantarana Hotel Playa Grande
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#1 Romantic Hotel in Playa Grande
#1 Family Hotel in Playa Grande
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Playa Grande
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“All rooms similar.”
 of 5 bubbles KBCNET, 29 Dec 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms have an excellent location within the property.”
 of 5 bubbles ire_unfried, 14 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Every room has it's own balcony/terrace. This is a small 5 room private hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles 805don, 2 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Avoid room 5 unless you are a very early riser, as noise from the upstairs restaurant will wake you up around 6:30 AM”
  • Beautiful sunsets at Playa Grande
 of 5 bubbles coolbreezeny, 14 Feb 2016 | Read review
“We stayed on the ground level and loved it.”
 of 5 bubbles prairiegirl45, 7 Feb 2016 | Read review
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