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11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 April 2016

Small, bare but cleans room at the end of town a block from the ferry terminal. Friendly staff at the front desk. Had a small but nice pool as well. We stayed here out of necessity on our way back to San Jose from Nicoya, was great for our needs.

Thank BmoreExplore
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 30 January 2016

This was a practical stop on our way to Samara, we just drove by and decided to stop. A very good choice. Very nice rooms, within a walking distance to the beach. A family place. We enjoyed it. The person at the front desk (owner) was very helpful for directions. The best place to stop if you plan to take... More 

Thank Chaletperce
New York City, New York
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7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 January 2016

Two nights in this hotel at the end of Jan., 2016. Is fairly ascetic (there is even a copy of the Bible to be found in the accommodation), *but*, you can tell that Canadians own the property, as there is ample and consistently pressured water available, which is "huge" for Costa Rica, *and*, try to find another decent hotel in... More 

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7 reviews
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Reviewed 17 January 2016 via mobile

We arrived late night and just walked in and Diego at the front desk helped us and got room because was late for the ferry on our way to Santa Teresa. When we were getting back to San Jose to catch my flight the whole port was all booked, was late for the bus and again Diego helped us and... More 

Thank Aradi F
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73 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 December 2015 via mobile

As I mentioned this hotel is very close to the beach, ferry terminal and the cruise port. However it is right on the street which makes it very noisy. The rooms are spacious but the beds are very uncomfortable. The WiFi is good so is the staff very helpful! There's a small pool and they also provide free coffee in... More 

Thank TravelLife15
Berkeley, California
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49 reviews
17 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 26 November 2015

Our room was dreadful, with a sink that was falling apart, a terrace door that wouldn't open, and loud trucks driving by our room very early in the morning. But if you're taking the ferry to Paquera, this hotel is just a few feet away from the ferry dock. The pool area did look pleasant, though we didn't use it,... More 

Thank soapboxjohn
1 review
Reviewed 6 November 2015 via mobile

Very convenient, comfortable, relaxing hotel , highly recommend this hotel, the gardens when entering set this place off , so relaxing and clean , very well maintained, staff are amazing, English is spoken, they will help you with travel, food , entertainment, just ask , they have the answers , rooms by the pool are great , go and enjoy... More 

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5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 20 July 2015 via mobile

The hotel was very good and the service was excellent, the only opportunities were the shower place was so small and with no support for the soap and there were no towels the first day. The rest was great and with to mention the host was very nice and helped us to get the best trip options.

1 Thank Mark S
Bedford, Nova Scotia
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22 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 February 2015

I stayed only an evening here en route to the airport but, would have stayed a week. The premises were clean and very private and my room facing the pool was very nice indeed. The owners, Daniela and Eric were very hospitable and helpful to me. This is a hotel that you can feel compofrtable staring a whole week or... More 

3 Thank Heather P
Toronto, Canada
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15 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 January 2015

We loved this place!! It is right near the ferry to Tambor, and a short walk to the beach. The new pool and kids activities center is 2 mins away. They have a huge pool with lots of action for famillies. The hotel was very clean, has a nice little pool with loungers. The hotel does not have its own... More 

5 Thank Catty_Vega

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Unique in style , Hotel Punta offers tranquility and privacy. Enjoy nature with large green spaces and gardens in the middle of the city , with all amenities for maximum rest without being far from all shops and services offered by a city like Puntarenas. With new management since April 2008 , all rooms and furnishings were remodeled to 100%. Comfortable beds, air conditioning , cable television , refrigerator, private bathroom with hot water and access, enabling them to enjoy their vacation as a couple , family or stay for work . In the reception area , you can enjoy a cup of coffee courtesy of the house and enjoy a cozy space. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel La Punta

Address: | Barrio El Carmen, Punta Arenas, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Punta Arenas
Number of rooms: 12
Also Known As:
Hotel La Punta Costa Rica/Punta Arenas
Hotel Style:
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Punta Arenas
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Book during the week, as the weekends equal children, which equals lots and lots of morning pool noise (which affects a number of rooms).”
 of 5 bubbles scottybnyc, 26 Jan 2016 | Read review
“ask for the room by the pool.”
 of 5 bubbles Heather1058, 1 Feb 2015 | Read review
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