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Miami Beach, Florida
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Great hotel in a Super location above Carillo beach. It is close ( but not too much) to samara , where you will find more energy and stuff to do ( especially during low season). The hotel has private little apartment with a great view of the carillo beach. Nice food ( we tried dinner and breakfast every morning ....

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Alabama
Reviewed 26 September 2016

I can't imagine why anyone would make negative remarks about this lovely hotel. The rooms are huge, the view is awesome, and the staff could not be any more accommodating. The wi-fi worked very well in our room 124. The restaurant has good choices on the "included" breakfast. We also ate a couple other meals there that were delicious. The...

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Chicago, IL
Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

My husband is Costa Rican and we have traveled all over the country. We can't say more positive things about the hotel and this small beach town of P. Carrillo. We'll be returning for sure. The hotel room was big, great TV, balcony, view of the ocean and sunset, great shower, had a fridge. The pool area is perfect -...

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Reviewed 1 July 2016

We booked this as part of a package deal. When we saw the reviews we were quite worried. Getting there we found they had new management and were trying to improve the flaws of the past. The rooms were very nice, although some maintenance still had to be done (some cracked tiles, cracks between the shutters allowing a few ants...

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Hotel M, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Hotel Guanamar, responded to this review

Good Morning For us it is very important all opinions. We are trying to make all the necessary improvements to the client satisfaction. We are very pleased you enjoyed your stay and notice these changes. Thank you very much for trusting us. We hope to have you back soon Have a nice Day

Victoria, Canada
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

Beautiful view, nice quiet place to relax! We stayed in room 141, best view on the lower rooms! There is a private beach area which is only a couple minutes by foot, but it's not that clean unfortunately. Playa Carillo is accessible by walking too!

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Hotel M, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Hotel Guanamar, responded to this review

Good Morning Every opinion is really important for us. Whe are glad that you enjoy the view and the place. We are working together to improve the area and we hope that if you revisit this will be much better. Hope to see you soon again at the hotel. Thanks for your comments Have a nice day

Playas del Coco
Reviewed 21 June 2016

We recently stayed one night at Hotel Guanamar and wish we could have stayed more! Our room was large with king size bed and was very comfortable. What a beautiful view we had! While the rooms are definitely a bit dated, it's minor things that really don't matter in the grand scheme of things. There was a small refrigerator and...

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Hotel M, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Hotel Guanamar, responded to this review

Good Morning We are really happy to know that you had a really nice experience with us. For us is really important your opinion and whe're trying to make your stay pleasant at 100%. Hope to know about you soon and have you with us at the hotel again. Thanks for your comments Have a nice day

Reviewed 23 May 2016 via mobile

We had a wonderfull time at Hotel Guanamar. We traveled voor 3 weeks and this was by far the best place to stay. The hotel personel is very friendly and the new manager, Carlos is making Good changes like, beter rooms and service. He took us on a fishing trip, and you'll see the pictures For yourself. We recommend this...

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San Jose, Costa Rica
Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

I have to say our stay was good, the rooms were fine, clean and comfortable. My only complaint is that we had the last room the very last and we had to walk trhu the hill to get to the restaurant with a 4th year old. Also the check in on the web is not the same they tell you...

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Reviewed 17 May 2016 via mobile

Very nice Hotel to stay. Close to the beach in Puerto Carillo. De room with ocean view we had was super, nice hearing the sound of the ocean when you wake up and the view is really nice over the bay!! Staff is very friendly, we also had a lunch , a diner and some cocktails 🍹🍸 there. Prices aren't...

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Reviewed 20 April 2016 via mobile

I really liked this hotel. Great location, the food was good, it never felt too crowded (even though I visited during a busy week: Semana Santa) clean, the staff was nice. It was a very pleasant visit! My family and I really enjoyed ourselves and I would definitely recommend it.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Guanamar is a three star family hotel in Playa Carrillo Costa Rica in Guanacaste province which has been operating for the last 25 years in the North Pacific coast of Costa Rica, near the warm waters of Pacific ocean.It just 2 miles from Playa Samara. The hotel is surrounded by the rich and exuberant flora and fauna typical from the area. Guanamar is perfectly situated on the hill top at the southern end of the bay, inviting guests to enjoy the spectacular panoramic views and sunsets. Guanamar is located close to samara beach hotels (4miles) and just 1 mile from local airport (samara airport). ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Guanamar

Address: Playa Carrillo Guanacaste | Playa Samara Nicoya, Playa Carrillo 1260, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Playa Carrillo
Price Range: $120 - $256 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Guanamar 3*
Number of rooms: 42
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Also Known As:
Guanamar Hotel Playa Carrillo
Hotel Guanamar Costa Rica/Guanacaste
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“Ocean view balcony room..”
 of 5 bubbles conniep327, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Ocean-view rooms 117-124 have the best views of the sunset.”
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“Upper level rooms for the best view”
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“Great views on 2nd level”
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