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  • Very good2%
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  • Terrible1%
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“infinity pool”(40 reviews)
“outdoor shower”(18 reviews)
“costa rica”(53 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 17 September 2014

I volunteered with Earthrace and Pretoma to protect sea turtle eggs from poachers and on my night off I decided to stay at Cristal Azul. Customer service was outstanding - I was able to get a ride to the hotel from our station house on...More

Thank zachisrisingsun
Reviewed 24 August 2014

We stayed at Cristal Azul as a treat while doing sea turtle volunteer work in the area for Pretoma and it was purely magnificent get-away splendor. Unlike other hotels, here you are pampered in this gorgeous setting and become part of an intimate gathering reminiscent...More

Thank gnatty
Reviewed 6 August 2014

I cannot say enough about this hotel and the owners. It was a wonderful experience from start to finish. We went to Costa Rica for our honeymoon in February 2013 and traveled around the country a bit. Cristal Azul was our first stop on the...More

Thank Kristen G
Reviewed 19 July 2014

I believe it was on Trip Advisor that we found Cristal Azul originally with the four of us planning our trip (2 from Michigan, 2 from California) agreeing this is where we would spend the majority of our time in Costa Rica. We were not...More

Thank Judi D
Reviewed 20 May 2014

I spent a day here whilst volunteering at Pretoma (sea turtle conservation) down at the beach. The hosts were absolutely fantastic, and served us wonderful wine while we laid out by the pool! This property probably has one of the most fantastic views in Costa...More

Thank EmilieGr
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About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$189 - US$253 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Details
Price range
US$189 - US$253 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Smoking rooms available
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Traveller (219)
Pool & Beach (59)
Dining (35)
Room & Suite (28)
Family and Play Areas (4)
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"All 4 rooms face the sea with a spectacular view."
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"All rooms have sliding glass doors, with good curtains to enjoy the view, or ensure pivacy."
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"For privacy, try to get the cabina at the far end so you have no foot traffic in front of glass doors."
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"There are not too many rooms -- I don't think you can get a bad one!"
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