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    Hotel Banana Azul

    Playa Negra, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca, Costa Rica
    (305) 846-8220
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    • Excellent79%
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Airport Transportation
    Poolside Bar
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    Private Balcony
    3.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 1,307 reviews

    Reviewed 6 days ago

    We stayed at the Banana Azul for a week and had daily tours with Caribe Fun Tours. Everyone there were absolutely amazing people! The service was great and the staff were even better! The tours were something I'll remember forever. I suggest doing as much...More

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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Awesome boutique hotel. Service was OUTSTANDING. Wonderful included breakfast each day with 4 choices, plus fresh fruit and great coffee. We arrived late after a 5 hour drive through torrential rain from San Jose airport. Would not suggest driving at night...people are on roads walking...More

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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Stayed here for 2 nights on our visit to Puerto Viejo and loved it. This place was much smaller than I imagined but that only added to the charm. We stayed in the sloth cabina which does not have a/c or tv (does have wifi)...More

    1  Thank allstrknz
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We had spent an enjoyable day and a half in this gorgeous property, enjoying the beach, the grounds, the activities by the Caribe Fun Tours group conveniently located near the front desk, and the friendly staff. But what happened at the end of our stay...More

    Thank levirm
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    The grounds of Banana Azul are lush and inviting...just what you would want in a piece of paradise. It is fairly small, which makes it very quaint. Breakfast was included in our stay and the options cover anything from oatmeal, tipico and the special of...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
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    • Multilingual Staff
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    • US$67 - US$162 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #1 Romantic Hotel in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
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    • #1 On the Beach Hotel in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
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    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 18
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    • Province of Limon >
    • Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
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    Traveller (1671)
    Room & Suite (448)
    Pool & Beach (318)
    Dining (136)
    Hotel & Grounds (1016)
    Bathroom (41)
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    Julie B
    2 October 2017|
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    Response from colinsito | Property representative |
    I just spoke with our partner tour company, Caribe Fun Tours and here is their answer. "It probably will not sell out they should book at least 24 hours in advance and we just need to make sure that the guys (guides) are in... More
    25 August 2017|
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    Response from Roger S | Property representative |
    Hello, The walk from the Hotel to town is around 20 minutes. During the day time is safe and really beautiful, specially walking on the beach. During the night time is better take a cab ($5). We also have an inside... More
    11 July 2017|
    Response from colinsito | Property representative |
    On this side (Caribbean) of the country September and October are typically the driest months of the year. The water is also pretty calm, so it makes for a great time of the year to visit.
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