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Hotel Tamarindo Diria

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Los Angeles, California
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We really liked staying here. A few glitches here and there (wifi was always a problem, breakfast was typical cruise-type fare), but I think it's the best place to stay in tamarindo. We didn't eat at the hotel but for breakfast and some drinks several days. I recommend looking for Ronald from bluecrabtours.com on the beach in front of the... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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32 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Second time here in as many years. Just love it. They do so much very well. From the clean rooms to the spectacular grounds and of course the ocean front beach property. They may be better places in Tamarindo but none can claim to have the perfect charm of Diria.

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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34 reviews
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We have just completed two weeks at this hotel . We might be the first backpackers to walk into this hotel cold off the street. and spend two weeks, it is definitely not a backpacker hotel. It is a first class operation, everything is first class. The facility, the staff, the breakfast and the location --right on the beach. It... More 

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Killeen, Texas
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

your staff was amazing, especially the bartender at the main pool, name Jaun? not sure about the spelling. very nice and felt safe. Would to come over again. takes over a day to get there but worth it, we stayed for about 8 days or so, it was a much needed vacation.

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San Jose, California
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The location is the best in Tamarindo, the grounds are very well maintained, the bed was comfy and the ocean view rooms do have great views, but that's the end of the good news. I had an ocean front room for a week in what I was told is the oldest part of the hotel (all ocean front rooms are... More 

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3 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Terrible service. Staff is clueless and does not understand basic English or basic arithmetic. They will overcharge you or try to scam you with hotel charges. Be careful and watch your bills closely. If you are staying in Matapalto condos they will force you to purchase a wrist band for $40 per person per day, of which $20 will be... More 

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MariaTDBR, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Tamarindo Diria, responded to this review

Dear Jeffrey M, We are naturally surprised to read your review as this does not reflect the true level of service offered at Tamarindo Diria. For the benefit of our readers, we would like to clarify that our staff never forced you to purchase the $40 day pass ticket. You actually purchased it for three days and never complainted about... More 

Houston, Texas
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6 hotel reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The hotel is well located. On the beach. By lots of restaurants. The rooms are nice and spacious. We had only warm and not hot water. It got warmer but never hot. Breakfast is fantastic. The staff is very courteous. Maid service was inconsistent. I would still go back there.

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San Juan Capistrano, California
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We come back to the Daria Hotel whenever we travel to Costa Rica. We first fell in love with it's location. We go all out and reserve an ocean front patio room (#155). With the palm trees, grass, lounge chairs, and the ocean 30 yards away, it's perfect! The room has two queen size beds and a TV with lots... More 

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The Woodlands, Texas
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What else can I say - the property is beautiful. Rooms on the beach overlook a well maintained courtyard-type setting, pool, grass, palm trees, and oh yeah, the beach! Great open air restaurants for breakfast and dinner. Beautiful views from your table. Didn't want to leave!

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had a hard time reviewing this hotel because of how beautiful the view is, but sadly that is where it stops for us. My check in was a disaster. After traveling 5 hours from Arenal volcano and being beyond exhausted, we were told our room wasn't ready and we needed to come back in an hour. Irritated, we went... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Casino and Gambling
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Airport Transportation
  • Laundry Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Hotel Tamarindo Diria is the iconic beach hotel located in Tamarindo Beach, Guanacaste, Costa Rica, with its own personality perfect for an authentic Costa Rica vacation. Features direct access to the most famous costa rican white sand beach, front ocean view accommodations, 4 swimming pools, 6 restaurants, 5 bars, and much more! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Tamarindo Diria

Address: Tamarindo Beach, Tamarindo 50309, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Tamarindo
Price Range: $218 - $402 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Tamarindo Diria 3.5*
Number of rooms: 239
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Also Known As:
Hotel Tamarindo Diria Beach & Golf Tamarindo
Hotel Tamarindo Diria Beach And Golf Resort
Tamarindo Diria Hotel
Hotel Tamarindo Diria Costa Rica
Hotel Style:
#1 Green Hotel in Tamarindo
#5 Business Hotel in Tamarindo
#7 Spa Hotel in Tamarindo
#8 On the Beach Hotel in Tamarindo
#9 Family Hotel in Tamarindo
#9 Romantic Hotel in Tamarindo
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“not sure how to choose a good room, we were on the bottom floor which made access great to all things you offer.”
 of 5 bubbles 277amiej, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Call Diria direct for Superior room on the beach”
 of 5 bubbles Al_Badger, 9 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ocean front or pool side are nice”
 of 5 bubbles beachx4me, 4 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Try the condos for a better value - and upper floors have great sunset views!!!”
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“Ocean view makes the trip”
 of 5 bubbles cooper6611, 31 Oct 2016 | Read review
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