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El Mono Loco Hotel

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Calle Cardinal 450m South of Pacific Park, Tamarindo 50309 Costa Rica See on map
AMENITIES
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Multilingual Staff
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Sep. 30Oct. 1
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Reviewed January 15, 2018

We enjoyed our 3 day stay at Mono Loco. This place is clean and under new management who clearly cares and will soon bring it to its full potential. Location is very convenient and very close to the beach. Set in a lovely tropical garden,...More

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Response from JoyceVP_45, Owner at El Mono Loco HotelResponded February 13, 2018

Our managers will be so happy to read your review; we think our location is so special, too!

Reviewed January 10, 2018

It's like an oasis in the crowded Tamarindo. Even better then it looks on the photo's! Beach across the street, downtown 2 minutes walking. Nice pool, large fridge for general use, spotless clean rooms. Breakfast not included in the price, we payed around $18 (10.000...More

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Response from JoyceVP_45, Owner at El Mono Loco HotelResponded February 13, 2018

Wow....what a review! Thank you for taking the time to share your experience.

Reviewed January 8, 2018

Joyce’s place is very warm, clean with great location to the beach and all the bars and restaurants. Joyce is a lovely person who will answer any of your queries. I would recommend this hotel to anyone staying in Tamarindo.

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Reviewed December 20, 2017

Outstanding hosts. Joyce gave us all excellent recommendations for the most delicious food and desserts. Guillermo makes very good coffee and will prepare pretty much anything you wish for breakfast. Rosana's empeñadas are the best I had ever had. The hotel is ideally located, close...More

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Reviewed December 20, 2017

i loved my stay at el mono loco. the owners are utterly charming as well as the new couple who are looking after the guest house. As a solo female traveller I felt amazingly welcomed, looked after and safe. The rooms are kept immaculately clean...More

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About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$45 - US$85 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#1 Best Value Hotel in Tamarindo
#8 On the Beach Hotel in Tamarindo
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$45 - US$85 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#1 Best Value Hotel in Tamarindo
#8 On the Beach Hotel in Tamarindo
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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jimmyvalva
April 4, 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
March 26, 2017|
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Please email the property directly regarding your request.
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527sunnyp
March 17, 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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"It's a small hotel, so all of the rooms are similar"
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"My one issue was with the mattress; it was extremely stiff and made for a tough sleep. I think a nice pillow..."
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"Water and AC work great! Our room even had an additional twin bed."
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"Infested with bugs"
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