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El Castillo Hotel

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  • Excellent91%
  • Very good6%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed January 1, 2018 via mobile

The hotel is amazing located on the cliff that oversee the ocean. The infinity pool is the right spot for the perfect view. Nice deck beside the poolwith chair where you can enjoy the view and a drink. Staff extremly friendly and welcoming. The hotel...More

Thank Julian A
Reviewed December 19, 2017 via mobile

We stayed in a room that did not have an ocean view, it was spacious and clean. The bed was very comfortable. It is quiet and very relaxing, the staff was very courteous and helpful. Everyone was friendly. The banana pancakes were delicious! I recommend...More

Thank Sharon S
Reviewed December 16, 2017

We had one night open on our Costa Rican adventure and found this wonderful hotel. We did have a little trouble finding it but once we did we were extremely happy! We were greeted with a welcome drink at the little bar in the lobby...More

Thank LadyDi_and_Cowman
Reviewed November 27, 2017

Fabulous view, jaw dropping entry way with infinity pool. Exclusive with under 10 guest rooms. Fabulous restaurant dining, fresh catch of the day discussed with chef to assure you get the very best meal!

Thank KarlynByham
Reviewed November 24, 2017

Not sure where to start. From the welcome to the view, everything was breathtaking. Scott made us feel like family, a very, very pampered family. We only stayed one night but we will never forget it. I cannot wait to go back. The food was...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Beachfront
Breakfast included
Room Service
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
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Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
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Pool
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US$230 - US$510 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$230 - US$510 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Martise Y
May 14, 2018|
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Hello and thanks for thinking of us. Here is some information on getting to Castillo. This is missing the links due to Tripadvisor's policy. You should fly into San Jose. The best is to rent a 4x4 in San Jose and drive... More
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January 6, 2018|
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Beach access is by car or local taxi… The beaches are safe… The Bamboo Room Restaurante Fusion Lookout Bistro Best happy hour in Dominical The restaurant also has a cozy bar with sports programming and pool billiards... More
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AbigailShropshire
December 30, 2017|
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Tours around Ojochal can include snorkeling at Cano Island, hiking Corcovado Park or Hacienda Baru, horses to Nauyaka Falls, laying on the beach, ATVs, surf lessons, walking out on the famous Ballena Whale's Tail, white... More
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Room Tips
"We were in the 2-bedroom owner's suite, but all the rooms we saw had equally amazing views"
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"For the additional cost splurge nad go with the Ocean View suite!"
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"My fav is the suite in main building. Love the canopy bed with the view."
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"End rooms are suites with extra sitting areas"
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