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Harry's, El Escondite

Traveller (47)
Pool & Beach (16)
Dining (4)
Certificate of Excellence


Certificate of Excellence
Free use of surf boards and bikes. Surf lessons and guide available. A secluded 4-plex of studio-apartment style cabinas; favorite 'hideout' for both returning surfers and first timers. Accommodations for individuals up to a party of 10 in 4 cabinas. Each cabina can sleep up to 3 people and has a kitchen, large bathroom with hot water, air-conditioning and cable TV. El Escondite also has laundry facilities, phones and internet access. A pool, BBQ and hammocks round out a perfect place to hangout after surfing.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor pool
Room features
Air conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Non-smoking rooms
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Traveller rating
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  • English
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This is why Harry’s gets a great rating: - Harry's is within walking distance of the beach, grocery stores, many restaurants, bakeries, tour companies, farmer's market, and the night market. - Harry has a vast knowledge of the area and can provide lots of great advice for
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I stayed at Harry’s back in May for 4 days at the beginning of my trip and then another night on my way back through Tamarindo. The cabinas have everything you need and then some and most importantly are clean. The pool is a nice treat as it gets smoking hot. Harry is a
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The owner Harry is a great guy who has done an incredible job with his place. It is a quiet jungle oasis in Tamarindo. He is very knowledgeable about the area and helpful with whatever you need to know. I highly recommend El Escondite!
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Harry's El Escondite is truly a "Hide-a way", as it took our shuttle driver a while to find it. After we suggested the driver, call Harry, he gave directions and greeted us at the driveway, This was just the start of our month stay and having Harry as our fabulous host. Anything
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Just returned from fabulous Tamarindo and Harry’s warm hospitality!! He was a fabulous host. Taking care of us months before we arrived with travel plans, answering all of our questions and always so cheery! We stayed in a very spacious and well equipped cabana. With wonderful
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Our Cabina(The Green one)
Sunset at Nogui's
kitchen in cabina
Steps away from the beautiful sunsets
Never saw a tarantula in the cabina, but have seen them around. Have seen other spiders indoors. It’s the tropics and Harry’s place is surrounded by jungle, there will be spiders!
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"The Blue cabina was great!"
"We were in the blue cabina and we loved it!"
"very private"
"All of the cabinas are great!"
"We stayed in the orange cabina and it was perfect for us."
Costa RicaProvince of GuanacasteTamarindo
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