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We travelled Costa Rica with our two little kids. The Lookout was fantastic, beautiful scenery, friendly and personal treatment, up-to-date installations.
Actually nothing to add. We know what it is like to read Tripdvisor reviews to judge whether a hotel suitable or not, this is...More
Response from OsaJohn, General Manager at Hotel Lookout at Playa TortugaResponded 8 June 2017
I am so happy you enjoyed your stay. My staff and I appreciate your kind words. Once Costa Rica is in your experience, you will want to return again and again. Hotel Lookout is such a great "base of operations" for Costa Ballena...More
We did not stay at the hotel but went to the restaurant for dinner after reading excellent reviews. We were the only people in the place and the waiter acted like we were putting him out. He did not offer us drinks and when we...More
Response from OsaJohn, General Manager at Hotel Lookout at Playa TortugaResponded 20 May 2017
I am glad you enjoyed the Nachos and I am so sorry the staff was less than attentive. We hope that you will return again and enjoy a very different experience. In the future, if I may be of help in any way, please...More
After reading all the reviews we were convinced this would be the perfect spot to rest and enjoy the pacific beaches.
Unfortunately we were not able to sleep at all due to the terrible HOT temperature in our room with no A/C (we measured at...More
Response from OsaJohn, General Manager at Hotel Lookout at Playa TortugaResponded 18 April 2017
As an Eco-friendly hotel, we enjoy offering Air Conditioning as an option. Normally the Ocean Breezes and the Ceiling Fans provide enough cooling for our two Standard Rooms; especially at night. For your next visit, try one of our Comfort Deluxe Guestrooms! I...More
We came down for a family wedding and had the best experience of all our travels. The location is one of the bests you can get for the view. Watching the thunderstorm roll in from the ocean was exquisite. We had a great friendly atmosphere...More
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Response from OsaJohn, General Manager at Hotel Lookout at Playa TortugaResponded 15 April 2017
Greetings Adam and Amanda,
It was such a pleasure to host your stay. We look forward to hosting your big event! Pura Vida.
Beautiful hotel, fabulous breakfast. Staff very attentive and rooms very clean with air conditioner, and fan. Beautiful views of the ocean high on a hill. You were able to sit out on the lawn and enjoy the ocean views Would recommend greatly.
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Response from OsaJohn, General Manager at Hotel Lookout at Playa TortugaResponded 12 April 2017
Greetings! For many of the reasons you listed, we love what we do. Whether our guests are relaxing in lounge chairs on the lawn or floating in the pool with a cocktail, the view is amazing. We hope you return soon.
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US$113 - US$194 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Snorkeling is better by the boat tours. But we enjoyed swimming at Playa Ventanas. It has a nice beach, nice waves, great snow cone vendor & of course the beautiful sea-Ventanas 'windows'. You pay 1500 colonies to park but... More
Snorkeling is better by the boat tours. But we enjoyed swimming at Playa Ventanas. It has a nice beach, nice waves, great snow cone vendor & of course the beautiful sea-Ventanas 'windows'. You pay 1500 colonies to park but the have a guard watching your car so it's worth it.
Greetings, at that time of year, there will be plenty of activities available. Within walking distance are two beaches, Playa Tortuga and about 2 km away is Playa Ventanas. We also have bus service and local taxi service if... More
Greetings, at that time of year, there will be plenty of activities available. Within walking distance are two beaches, Playa Tortuga and about 2 km away is Playa Ventanas. We also have bus service and local taxi service if you decide to visit El Pavon Waterfall, Sierpe Sphere Museum, Nauyaca Waterfall, Mangrove Tours, ATV Tours, and more. 4x4 Rental Vehicles are best for exploring. You can see our availability and rates on our website. Thank you and we look forward to welcoming you!
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