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Rancho Armadillo Estate

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Reviewed January 15, 2012

Rancho Armadillo is a collection of spacious houses generously spread out over the estate. It's just outside of Playas del Coco. Just far enough to let you enjoy the peace and quiet but also close enough to get you to the shops with a five...More

1  Thank briefescape
Reviewed January 11, 2012

My fiance and I spent 9 days staying at Rancho Armadillo and would highly recommend it. Rick was a wonderful "host," providing us with very helpful information and recommendations on what to do (and what not to do!) during our stay. He went out of...More

1  Thank Jill B
Reviewed December 19, 2011

Absolutely couldn't have had a better experience. Title line above says it all. Would only add that Rick was a fountainhead of local knowledge and anecdotes about life in his part of Costa Rica. Would absolutely visit again and recommend unhesitatingly to any friend.

2  Thank Tetburyman
Reviewed December 17, 2011

You can read the other reviews about general stuff. We are experienced travellers. If you are flying into Liberia Airport and arriving at night, you can safely get to Rancho Armadillo in about a half hour. All roads are paved. It is really easy. In...More

6  Thank jwey
Reviewed December 12, 2011

Myself and my girlfriend returned to Rancho Armadillo for our second visit to this Guanacaste hotel/resort. Nothing much had changed in the last 2 ½ years. And that’s a good thing, because Rancho Armadillo feels just like coming home to a good and helpful friend,...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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Pool
Outdoor pool
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$170 - US$200 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette
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Price range
US$170 - US$200 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette
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Arvind A
February 16, 2015|
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Response from RanchoArmadillo | Property representative |
We are located on the side of the mountain overlooking the Gulf of Papagayo, about 1 Mile from the beach in Coco. (10 -15 minute walk downhill) Because the mountains come right down to the ocean each of the beaches north and... More
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"The rooms are spacious half-duplexes scattered around a large beautifully landscaped estate."
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"Any room is great, we tried them all. The howler monkeys are right beside you!"
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"Deluxe suite has huge bathroom with cool shower and tub too."
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"Great views, certain rooms easily accessible with others having quite a few stairs."
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