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Hotel El Velero

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  • Excellent48%
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  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
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Reviewed 9 August 2017

We stayed at El Velero for 6 nights. It was our second visit to Playa Hermosa and our first visit to El Velero. We will stay here again without question!! The kindness and friendship that was shown was wonderful. They treated our 9 year old...More

1  Thank Lisa L
Reviewed 11 July 2017

We came upon this hotel and restaurant while walking the beach one morning. Louis was our waiter and he quickly arrived with fresh coffee for us. We ordered breakfast and it was amazing. The french toast is perfectly cooked with a crust of cinnamon and...More

3  Thank Melanie R
Reviewed 1 July 2017

I stayed here for 6 nights recently and my first impression was that it was a bit basic, however after a couple of days i really came to like it. It really is on the beach and the rooms are comfortable but simple. The staff...More

3  Thank LondonRon
Reviewed 29 June 2017

This hotel has modest rooms and amenities, but the location and hotel staff are excellent! The hotel is right on the beach, and the restaurant serves up delicious meals and drinks. The hotel is small, quiet, and safe. My 7-year-old enjoyed the pool and beach....More

1  Thank Somer N
Reviewed 20 June 2017

Playa Hermosa is a beautiful beach in Guanacaste. Just 20 milles form Liberia city. Hotel El Velero is right there at the beach. Nice to get out your room, take off your sandals, and jump into nice sand and pleasant ocean water. Hotel personnel will...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
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Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Multilingual Staff
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Air Conditioning
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US$99 - US$127 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Playa Hermosa
#4 Romantic Hotel in Playa Hermosa
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$99 - US$127 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Playa Hermosa
#4 Romantic Hotel in Playa Hermosa
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Tazz6464
30 August 2017|
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Response from rawlsw | Reviewed this property |
We did not have one in our room. Had to go down to the restaurant.
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Candace C
22 April 2017|
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Response from Jaype_12 | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunatly I cannot answer this question as I am not into yoga however, you can ask the owner directly as he is very resourceful and knows everybody around the area......however, I did see people on the beach doing yoga... More
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CarolAnn T
20 April 2017|
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Response from CKSPfamily | Reviewed this property |
The food at El Velero is pretty good. Ginger is directly east of the hotel up on the main road. It is a Spanish Tapas restaurant, and very reasonably priced for the quality of food that is served. La Casita Del Marisco is... More
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"There are two or three rooms on the top floor that give you a view of the beach and the sunset"
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"Rooms on second floor at a little quieter but I don't believe noise was an issue anywhere"
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"The rooms depend on what size you need. We were a family of three so needed two beds."
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"Some rooms have a sea view, which i liked"
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