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El Mono Loco

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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good27%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
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All reviewscomfortable hammocksgreatest placelocked parkinggreat location to the beachwalking distance from townsmall poolprivate bathroomrooms are cleanrelaxed vibecosta ricaair conditioningenjoyable stayminutes walkingdirectly across the streethot showercleaned dailybars and restaurants
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Roxanna, Guillermo and Brittany were great hosts! They suggested tours for us to do and even called to help us book them. Roxanna cooks delicious breakfast every day for a very reasonable price! The place is close to all the main attractions and only a...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Only positive thing to say about this place was it was close to the beach. The room itself was dirty. I killed many mosquitoes shortly after entering the room for the first time. Only reason I didn’t complain to management is they would of used...More

Thank David M
Response from JoyceVP_45, Owner at El Mono LocoResponded 1 week ago

Hi David As I said in response to your review on another site, we regret we could not accommodate your request to use our restaurant to do your personal cooking. Regarding your room, we implore all guests to let us know immediately if anything is...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a wonderful place to stay: A nice, spacy room, good style and comfortable, friendly stuff, garden, pool, hammocks, good breakfast and just 50 metres from the large beach. We were happy all the week long.

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Response from JoyceVP_45, Owner at El Mono LocoResponded 1 week ago

We enjoyed having you!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had a wonderful stay at mono loco. I stayed for 11 days. Accommodations were comfortable, clean, and the staff was awesome. Great location, awesome walk on beach to town but yet very quiet. It fit my budget perfectly, breakfast was great they also have...More

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Response from JoyceVP_45, Owner at El Mono LocoResponded 3 weeks ago

Totally agree about the burger.....soooo delicious. We loved having you here! We hope your tan hasn't faded too much....come back soon, JG.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Friendly and easy going staff. Good location to the beach. A no frills room but nonetheless adequate accommodation. Reasonably priced rooms and breakfast. Nice little gem enough away from the main beach but close enough to walk to all the attractions. Would stay here again...More

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Response from JoyceVP_45, Owner at El Mono LocoResponded 1 week ago

It was our pleasure! Do come back...pura vida.

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Pool
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Price range
US$49 - US$100 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#1 Best Value Hotel in Tamarindo
#10 On the Beach Hotel in Tamarindo
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$49 - US$100 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#1 Best Value Hotel in Tamarindo
#10 On the Beach Hotel in Tamarindo
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Pool & Beach (6)
Dining (4)
Room & Suite (3)
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jimmyvalva
4 April 2017|
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Response from JoyceVP_45 | Property representative |
Absolutely, a great place to go surfing! We are across the street from the beach. Most of our rooms face the pool/gardens. Our Mono Casita apartment has ocean views from the living room, kitchen and dining area. Check out... More
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Lisa R
26 March 2017|
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Please email the property directly regarding your request.
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527sunnyp
17 March 2017|
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Response from JoyceVP_45 | Property representative |
Yes. Our ac is the cool quiet split unit w remote. All rooms also have a ceiling fan. Parking is in a large locked lot behind the hotel. We have affordable room combos: queen, 2 twins, queen/1 twin, and queen/2 twins. You... More
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