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    Hotel Banana Azul

    Playa Negra, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca, Costa Rica
    (305) 846-8220
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    Overview
    • Excellent79%
    • Very good16%
    • Average3%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    “howler suite” (74 reviews)
    “ocean room” (53 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
    Beachfront
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    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    Private Balcony
    3.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 29 June 2013

    My wife and I just spent 7 days at his hotel. hThe staff was friendly and gracious. The food was interesting and tasty. The service was just right, there but not obtrusive. The beach was close, with lounge chairs and hammocks and beach service. The...More

    Thank Ezeeve
    Reviewed 25 June 2013

    I recently took my first trip to Costa Rica and let Desafio Adventure Company handle booking all the hotel and activities for me so I wasn't sure what to expect... Banana Azul was awesome! Literally my favorite place out of the 3 places I stayed...More

    1  Thank Jeff B
    Reviewed 23 June 2013

    We liked the hotel, but there were a few dissapointments also. First the good. The people are very friendly, the service is great, and the food is good. The hotel is located in a very private area about 20 minutes walk from Puerto Viejo. So...More

    Thank charlsp
    Response from colinsito, Owner at Hotel Banana AzulResponded 1 July 2013

    Hola... Thanks for your honest review. Yes, May and June are our hottest and most humid nights. If there was anytime to have AC, these 2 months would be it. Most of the time it is not needed for the majority of our customers. But...More

    Reviewed 21 June 2013

    My self and boyfriend went to Banana Azul the last week of April, 2013. Colin the owner was there and we learned of why he fell in love with the area and the improvements that he had made. He is from Canada. We had the...More

    Thank Lucy W
    Reviewed 18 June 2013

    Banana Azul is an awesome place to stay if you wish to visit the caribean coast of Costa Rica! The site is beautiful and clean and very peaceful. The rooms are nice in size, clean and well maintained. We stayed in the room upstairs, just...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$65 - US$170 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Family Hotel in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
    • #1 Romantic Hotel in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
    • #1 On the Beach Hotel in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 18
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    • Location
    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Limon >
    • Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
    • Also Known As
    • Banana Azul Hotel ,
    • Banana Azul Puerto Viejo ,
    • Hotel Banana Azul Costa Rica/Limon
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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
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    TenilleM20
    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
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    4077bike
    11 July 2017|
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    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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    "Howler Room is awesome"
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    "I think the Howler suite would be quieter, since there is no one on each side"
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    "Ocean and Partial Ocean views are wonderful!"
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    "The Ocean View Rooms are worth it for the deck alone."
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