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    Rancho Armadillo Estate

    Playas del Coco, Playas del Coco 5019, Costa Rica
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    May 7
    May 8
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Traveller (166)
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    Overview

    • Excellent91%
    • Very good6%
    • Average1%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible0%
    Travellers talk about
    “day trips” (18 reviews)
    “the owner” (53 reviews)
    “great host” (12 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
    Bar/Lounge
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    Reviewed 6 January 2016

    Our two teen age daughters, my wife and I spent 6 nights at Rancho Armadillo and we were extremely pleased with our experience! The property is located approximately 5-10 minutes by car/ taxi to the town of Playas del Cocos and perhaps a 30 minute...More

    Helpful?2  
    Reviewed 14 December 2015 via mobile

    Rancho Armadillo really could be renamed Rick's place. The owner, Rick, is there to help you during your stay and everyone in town seems to know him. We stayed here for 10 days and had a wonderful time. There is a lovely swimming pool and...More

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    Reviewed 20 August 2015

    My family truly enjoyed our stay at Rancho Armadillo in Playas del Coco. At Rancho Armadillo you feel like a traveler, not a tourist. Rick is extremely helpful in providing direction and suggestions for sightseeing excursions, i.e. waterfalls, ziplining, etc. It is not a manicured...More

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    Reviewed 30 May 2015 via mobile

    Our family had a spectacular time staying with Rick at Rancho Armadillo! Rick goes above and beyond to ensure his guest have a wonderful easy going holiday!! From planning day trips, excursions, identifying birds, tips on the best restaurants and which roads to take (this...More

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    Reviewed 9 April 2015

    Make no mistake about it: Rancho Armadillo is one man's labour of love. Rick the owner runs the place himself, making himself available to visitors 24/7. He's an American expat from Detroit, who has been living in Playas del Coco for a couple of decades...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$170 - US$200 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
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    Traveller (166)
    Room & Suite (162)
    Pool & Beach (56)
    Dining (42)
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    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    Pat E
    Would u have accommodation for 1 from today to next Thursday (Feb 25) If so, what would be your best price and I would prefer a kitchen / kitchenette and of course A/C Thank you Pat Eckel
    18 February 2016|
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    Arvind A
    How long is walk to downtown Coco? Please be realistic in your time estimate. Do we need our own car?
    16 February 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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    Sher N
    numero telefonico para información
    25 January 2017|
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    Response from RanchoArmadillo | Property representative |
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    Room Tips
    "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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    "The hotel only has 6 rooms. Don't go there to be in your room. Go there to enjoy the outdoors, Rick, and..."
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    "If views are important, request rooms that are located the farthest away from the Owner's cottage."
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