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Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

Excellent food & highly educated employees Worth to stay surfing location Lack of infrastructure air & wi-fi But this was not an issue to not stay at Playa Negra Hotel in Costa Rica. It was a pleasurable time spent at Playa Negra Hotel , great pool area and Yoga sessions in the morning is a must.

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Heredia, Costa Rica
Reviewed 29 July 2016

This place has the best location you could ask for if you want to sit in the open air breezes overlooking a surf beach. Really nice servers and the beer is cold. The food is good, nothing spectacular, but not horrible- just a bit on the expensive side but you're paying for the view I'm sure. Not a lot of...

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 7 July 2016

This little cabins are in the middle of nowhere! Sorrounding by trees! A 2 minute walk to the beach! If you are looking for a peaceful place! This is it! The cabins are practically in the front of the beach! A beautiful view, but the beach waves are big! So you must know how to swim as no life guard...

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Fullerton, California
Reviewed 22 June 2016

Wonderful experience here just last week! Eight of us went as the ending of a 30 plus year reunion. The staff was very hospitable, restraurant food fabulous and room very comfortable. If you are looking for the ultimate "comfort and luxury" vacation, this is Not your place. We wanted something Rustic, more authentic "tico" on the beach. And that's what...

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Knoxville, Tennessee
Reviewed 9 June 2016

I booked this place last minute. We were staying in a house down the road from here. The Hotel was our go to for lunch or board rentals. We loved being here so much we extended our stay one extra day and stayed here. Raymond took our reservation the day before, our unit was ready early next morning. The place...

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Manly, Australia
Reviewed 12 May 2016 via mobile

Myself and my husband happened upon this place when we drove down to playa negra, we initially said we would stay 2 nights but ended up staying 7... The cabinas are beautifully rustic and kept spotlessly clean. We stayed in one without air conditioning- we found it perfectly comfortable as it had a high ceiling and caught the ocean breeze....

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 5 April 2016

My husband and 2 college age sons and I just returned from our Costa Rican vacation. We spent 9 nights at Hotel Playa Negra. The property is right on the beach, perfect for sunbathing, walking, surfing, sunset watching, etc. The hotel restaurant is necessary because there isn't any options for eating unless you have a car. The food was good...

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Albuquerque
Reviewed 31 March 2016

My 9 year old daughter and I stumbled upon Hotel Playa Negra when were desperately looking for a place to stay after a messy Airbnb experience. Luckily, they had one cabina left that was meant for us. The cabinas are very clean and comfortable, with nice amenities. The beach is literally outside your room and is a great view to...

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Mount Holly, New Jersey
Reviewed 7 March 2016

My daughter and I spent two nights here, and enjoyed it very much. It was quiet, serene, excellent food and service, comfortable and clean accommodations. Definitely appeals to surfers, but we were able to walk the beach, check out tide pools, and enjoy the surroundings virtually by ourselves (except on the beach directly in front of the hotel).

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Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 20 February 2016

We spent 10 days travelling through Costa Rica and the last 4 in Playa Negra. The cabanas don't have AC but with the wind off the ocean it is not required. Our first night was Friday night, which they have bbq that night. This night it was Argentinian bbq with pork, beef, chicken and chorizo sausage - it was wonderful....

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
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  • Beachfront
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  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Hotel Playa Negra

Address: Playa Negra | Paraíso, Santa Cruz 5150, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Santa Cruz
Price Range: £57 - £88 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Playa Negra 3.5*
Number of rooms: 10
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“The private bungalows offer privacy and proximity to beach.”
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 of 5 bubbles senorangela, 22 Jun 2016 | Read review
“There all fairly private in this locale.”
 of 5 bubbles parker8001, 9 Jun 2016 | Read review
“With the wind blowing through you might not need the AC rooms”
 of 5 bubbles helmet4, 27 Jan 2016 | Read review
“If you're not accustomed to a warm climate, get a room with air conditioning.”
 of 5 bubbles MeghanCIsland, 21 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Definitely consider spending the extra money for the newer remodeled cabanas!”
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 of 5 bubbles 742jamiek, 8 Jul 2015 | Read review
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