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Playa Cielo

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06/06/2017 07/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Kathmandu, Nepal
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

One of the best holidays ever... When our son suggested we make our plans for Santa Teresa, we were a bit skeptical, why so far??? But now we know!!! If you are looking for peace, tranquility and nature, this is all bundled up here in a beautiful package. And what better place than Playa Cielo... Beautiful villa right by the...

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San Marcos, Texas
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We recently stayed for one week at PC and loved our stay! We were greeted by Eti who walked us to our villa and gave us an introduction and tour to the facilities. Our beachfront villa, El Tucan, was beautiful and clean and the grounds were very well maintained. We felt well taken care of and each day the resort...

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Raleigh, North Carolina
Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

Very poor customer service! The manager- Eti- was extremely unprofessional- she sent us on an excursion for horseback riding that she didn't confirm or book. We waited for 45 minutes and no one showed up. We came back to the hotel and she sent us back to be there at 11 am without confirming about the actual horseback ride. The...

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PlayaCieloResort, Manager at Playa Cielo, responded to this review

Dear Oksana, we are truly sorry to hear that you were not fully satisfied with your experience in our hotel. we always try to ensure that our guests will have the best service and vacation here. your excursion was booked by Laura but unfortunately when you arrived here she was no longer part of the staff of the hotel and...

Vermont
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I just returned from a 5 night stay at Playa Cielo. It was fantastic! Great location, just a few steps from the beach. The bungalows are beautiful. Excellent wifi, A/C, and beds. The restaurant is on the beach. Perhaps the finest food I've ever eaten. This is a 5 star resort that puts you in the heart of Santa Theresa...

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PlayaCieloResort, Manager at Playa Cielo, responded to this review

Thank you very much for such nice review. It makes our work worth it. We hope to see you again!

Denver
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were immediately greeted by Eta as we arrived! Followed her down the path that opened up into paradise! Our "bungalow" was so beautiful inside and out! Incredible poster bed facing full windows and Ocean in view in the distance. Beautiful, lush manicured grounds! And welcome Margarita was just perfect! This IS the place to stay!! Eta and staff are...

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PlayaCieloResort, Manager at Playa Cielo, responded to this review

Beautiful description of our small piece of paradise! We are happy to know you enjoyed your staying that much...Doors are open for you to come back!.. Kind regards from Playa Cielo team

Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

I stayed in Playa Cielo whit friends and family the location was in paradise lots of green and on the beach full privet vila Clean and large whit out door private bathroom amazing place , best service best restaurant and best Bar swimming pool ! And feel like paradise! I will go back!!!!

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PlayaCieloResort, Manager at Playa Cielo, responded to this review

Thanks a lot for supporting our job with this beautiful comment. We are always committed with excellence, specially when it comes to our guests. kind regards from Playa Cielo team.!

Lawrence, United States
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Playa Cielo did not disappoint. Beautiful grounds and a spacious villa for our family of five. The villa was very clean and comfortable. The staff was friendly and tended to all our needs. We were there during the hottest period, and this was a perfect oasis to relax and re-energize. There is a fantastic restaurant right there with a pool,...

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PlayaCieloResort, Manager at Playa Cielo, responded to this review

We enjoyed having you here and will love to see you all again. Beautiful and friendly family. Thanks for your visit to Playa Cielo.

Ascot, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 March 2017

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at Playa Cielo in Villa #3 that looks out past the well-tended garden and pool (for hotel guests only) to the beach. The villa is spacious with good a/c, a huge bed, a kitchenette and a great open air (but private) shower. Fresh fruit brought to the villa every morning but we recommend the 20...

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PlayaCieloResort, Manager at Playa Cielo, responded to this review

You are an easy going couple, always with a smile on your face, thanks for bringing your nice energy to Playa Cielo. We hope to have you back!

Tambor, Costa Rica
Reviewed 24 March 2017

Today was another amazing day at playa cielo! This luscious hideaway was recommended by a friend and we have not been disappointed. As you enter this tropical paradise you will be greeted by Eti, like all the other local Costa Ricans she is very accommodating and friendly! Our room was very nice with indoor/outdoor shower, stove, small fridge and air...

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PlayaCieloResort, Manager at Playa Cielo, responded to this review

Thanks for choosing us! we are so glad you enjoyed your honeymoon! Hope to see you again..

Winnipeg, Canada
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

This is our second time staying with them, and all went well. They are very quick to reply to email when reserving and very helpful in terms of making arrangements for your stay (e.g driver from Tambor airport). The villas are lovely, the pool is very nice and the restaurant is great (food, location). Eti was our main contact and...

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PlayaCieloResort, Manager at Playa Cielo, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your confidence in our work!.. We love to see people coming back to Playa Cielo. You became part of our growing family!

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Internet
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Award winning, luxurious private villas, each with an open sky shower, a kitchenette and outdoor sitting area, tucked in a lush tropic garden. Outdoor, beachfront chemical-free swimming pool with lounge chairs and hammocks on the beach, for the utmost relaxing atmosphere and the best sunset view. Restaurant onsite. Centrally located to supermarkets and restaurants. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Playa Cielo

Address: Main Street, Santa Teresa 5361, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Santa Teresa
Price Range: £134 - £425 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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Also Known As:
Playa Cielo Hotel Santa Teresa
Playa Cielo Costa Rica/Santa Teresa
Hotel Style:
#4 Family Hotel in Santa Teresa
#5 Romantic Hotel in Santa Teresa
#6 On the Beach Hotel in Santa Teresa
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“El Tucan had the best ocean view but easily seen by the restaurant. The villa next to it has less ocean view but more privacy”
dbrunken, 22 May 2017 | Read review
“We had a secluded room facing the beach with no other villas blocking, we loved it!”
bekahleach13, 24 Mar 2017 | Read review
“anyone !!!!”
rumana66, 25 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Villa NI-19 is the best room there! Great views of the sunset.”
578SusanB, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
“All villas provide a lot of privacy but some villas are a little more private than others. Just ask.”
porterstarr, 30 Jan 2017 | Read review
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