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Hotel Tropico Latino
Ranked #2 of 26 Hotels in Santa Teresa
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“Gorgeous property, friendly people!”
Reviewed 9 April 2014

If the idea of having coconuts drop on to your roof and being awakened by howling monkeys appeals to you, (as it does for me!) then this is the place.

In all seriousness, the staff is friendly, efficient, and the property is lovely.

I had a phenomenal time here and am coming back later this year!

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  • Stayed March 2014, travelled solo
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Reviewed 28 March 2014

In Santa Teresa that is a premium! Friendly staff with a "cool" relaxing vibe, delicious spa treatments, tropical well kept grounds with Iguanas lounging up above or dashing for cover. Rooms are clean, bed comfy, EXCELLANT AC and NO TV which we loved! Each "bungalow" had a porch with a Hammock to relax on. The beach was right on "surfer beach", had perfect sunsets and enjoyable strolling walks. Restaurant was good but we only had one meal.
5 security guards on duty 24/7!

Room Tip: Room 9,10 & 11are next to the busy road but it quiets down after 9ish..
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  • Stayed March 2014, travelled with friends
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Indianapolis, Indiana
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Reviewed 28 March 2014

It is a very long and tough trip to get to the resort, but once you are there it is paradise! The staff are extremely friendly and the food is fantastic. The excursions are also very well planned and enjoyable. You are close to small towns for shopping. The prices are reasonable as well. Plus there are yoga classes to enjoy and a great spa!

  • Stayed March 2014, travelled with friends
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Greensboro, North Carolina
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Reviewed 20 March 2014

Long drive but beautiful views and we'll worth it. The food and people are outstanding, no problems with anyone I saw. Lots of yoga or just enjoy. Lots of surfing, lessons or rent, or just watching was fun.

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  • Stayed March 2014, travelled as a couple
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Phoenix, Arizona
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Reviewed 19 March 2014

This place is the epitome of what my beloved Costa Rica is all about~ from it's raw beauty, to it superb service, amazing cuisine, phenomenal hospitality, excellent customer service, amazing beachfront venue, incredible spa and yoga.Both the manager of the hotel, Roberto and the Chef at the restaurant, Randy, were amazing hosts. I travel a lot for work and love to rest and eat well, and I must say that both things were finely met!! I could go on and on, but I guess one phrase encompasses it all... Very "Pura Vida" !! I will be coming back for more!!

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Brisbane
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Reviewed 17 March 2014

The hotel was chosen for us as part of surf/yoga retreat that I went on with friends (Pura Vida Adventures). The staff, food, service, location, views, etc were all wonderful. The rooms were simple but clean and nice. The rooms seemed a bit more "worn in" than the representation in the website photos. But overall, the place was very nice.

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Burlington, North Carolina
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Reviewed 6 March 2014 via mobile

A wonderful stay. We were here seven days and loved it. Right on the Pacific beach, surrounded by surfers and had a chic, beach-bum vibe. The villas were simple, yet well done. We shared a two-bedroom bungalow with another couple we travelled with and it had a large bathroom and kitchen. The grocery out the gate supplied us with all we needed to cook during the week. Some really fine restaurants were all within walking distance and we but a cab ride from zip-lining and a great day fishing trip. The staff was great--friendly and all spoke English and accepted my passable Spanish. The pool was clean and housekeeping came every day with fresh towels and flipped the beds. Word of advice: keep the windows closed and the AC on at all times.go outside for the breeze, but keep the Mosquitos outside by closing the windows. The food in the restaurant is ... okay. Habañeros just down the beach is fantastic. As is an Argentinian chicken joint. The hotel has yoga, a spa, massage and lots of comfy beach chairs. I'd go back in a minute. Reasonably priced as well.

Stayed February 2014, travelled as a couple
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Property: Hotel Tropico Latino
Address: Santa Teresa, Costa Rica
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Region: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Santa Teresa
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly) Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Spa Suites Swimming Pool Airport Transportation
Hotel Style:
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Santa Teresa
#1 Spa Hotel in Santa Teresa
#13 Family Hotel in Santa Teresa
#15 Romantic Hotel in Santa Teresa
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): ££
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Tropico Latino 3*
Number of rooms: 21
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Tropico Latino is an intimate beachfront boutique hotel located in Santa Teresa, a breathtaking white sand beach on the Pacific Ocean of Costa Rica's Nicoya Peninsula. Situated on four acres of unspoiled tropical beach, you will find beautiful swimming areas and also outcroppings of rock where natural tide pools form.Our exquisitely-designed tropical bungalows and suites, built with exotic hardwoods, are surrounded by abundant tropical gardens under an old forest canopy, giving you the feeling of landing in paradise. Immerse yourself in the most pristine natural environment and experience the wildlife of Costa Rica right outside your window. Howler monkeys, hummingbirds, iguanas and bright flowering heliconias are just a few examples of what you will see.All of our accommodations feature luxury amenities, including wireless internet, air conditioning, ceiling fans, hot water, security safe, mini-bar, coffee maker and complimentary coffee. Ask for our new beachfront suite, featuring its own beautiful private saltwater pool and Jacuzzi. Relax poolside or lounge in a beach hammock under a grove of coconut and almond trees as you watch the sunset. You will love it!Tropico Latino resort features a full-service Spa and yoga studio. The Spa offers professional massages, wraps, exfoliations, facials, and other services such as acupuncture, manicures and pedicures. What makes our Spa different is that we create our own 100% natural healing and beauty products from ingredients like papaya, cucumber, coffee, coconut, almonds, carrots, honey and mint.Our yoga center offers daily Vinyasa Flow yoga classes and retreats. We have two beachfront open-air decks were you can receive classes while you listen to the rhythm of the waves at the ocean's edge. Yoga lessons will keep you centered, flexible and relaxed during your stay. Our classes are complete with mats, blocks and straps, and are open to everyone, from beginning students to experienced practitioners.Your stay would not be complete without a delightful dining experience. Our open-air beachfront restaurant combines a relaxed, yet classy atmosphere with nationally-renowned organic international cuisine. You will find healthy options on the menu using organic fruits and vegetables, local fresh fish, seafood and meat.Our commitment with sustainability in Santa Teresa BeachTropico Latino is an environmentally conscious hotel. We coordinate and sponsor the Blue Flag ecological program and sustainable initiatives for the beach communities of Mal Pais, Carmen, Santa Teresa and Hermosa. We are very proud that in 2012 all four beaches obtained the ecological Blue Flag recognition award, which ensures the quality and sanitation of the water, beach clean-up projects, community informational signs, and environmental education. We also are committed to conserve the vibrant biodiversity and richness of the rainforest that surrounds the region. ... more   less 
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Tropico Latino Hotel
Tropico Latino Nicoya
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