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Hotel Los Ranchos

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very very noisy from morning to evening. Sometimes 2 groups playing music at the same time. Children (and adults) who don't seem to know how to talk so they scream all the time. Dogs left Alone in rooms so they bark all the time. Music playing well after 10 pm. I rented a basic room with no kitchen. There's not...

Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

My friends and I spent two days here on our way south. Eric the manger is friendly and helpful and the grounds/rooms staff were too. Rooms are clean with television, private bathroom and kitchen (BBQ too). Grounds are well groomed with a lovely pool and you'll see lots of iguanas and birds. 2 min walk to beaches, bars, sodas and...

CR-Rentals, Manager at Hotel Los Ranchos, responded to this review

Thank you for you review and comments. Erick Sanchez

Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

So I booked the hotel 1week before showing up. Before goingI called 2 times to make sure the price that I got at 1st was correct. So the day of the trip comes and we get to the place and right off the back the price was switched to double. I told the guy working at the desk the price...

CR-Rentals, Manager at Hotel Los Ranchos, responded to this review

Please recieved warm greetings from Hotel Los Ranchos. We apologized for your bad experience staying at our hotel. I am very concern about your complain in regards to the room rate and everything else, we never have this kind of complain due to the fact the rates are very clear on the different sites we do offer our hotel. In...

Sámara, Guanacaste, Costa Rica
Reviewed 9 November 2016

It was great value for money, the rooms are super clean and comfortable with lots of little details, from flowers to towel arrangements, the pool is very clean and cute, tiled with a little waterfall, perfect place to hang out, and there is a BBQ area for guests, really enjoyed it. Friendly staff, and you couldn´t be better placed in...

Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 9 June 2016

We arrive at the apartment late, This was due to bad traffice and lateness of the bus arriving in a city with bad infrastructure. Actually it was 11pm only one hour after check in. I called the number and they refused to answer. The guard came and refused me entry. I showed all documents and Passport but stupidly they did...

CR-Rentals, Manager at Hotel Los Ranchos, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Christopher Meneses We are very sorry you had all these troubles, we did received your reservation by Booking.com, your reservation was confirm. It's more than clear that latest check in time is 10:00 pm (22 hours), is on the web site in the GOOD TO KNOW section and also in your booking confirmation. Nobody refused to answer as...

Littleton, Colorado
Reviewed 16 March 2016 via mobile

This is a true gem, my husband and I were here again in March got a basic room and it was nice. The cleaning ladies remembered us and went above our room had flowers and different designs of sheets each day. We love this place the staff is ALL WONDERFUL from office to grounds to cleaning!!!!!!

Reviewed 21 February 2016 via mobile

Very clean and simple hotel. They have a variety of accommodations for everyone at a very reasonable price. A very nice hotel tucked in off the main strip. A quick wall to the beach and the strip. Love a place that locals trust and enjoy!

Littleton, Colorado
Reviewed 31 January 2016

My family stays here at least twice a year and we love it. This is a great place very safe and most guests are friendly. ALL the staff is SUPER nice!!! If you need tours go to Eric at the front desk he knows best. (trust me we have booked with him and always had great experiences not true with...

Grand Falls Windsor, Canada
Reviewed 20 January 2016 via mobile

We rolled a little late and checked out a few hotels but all were beyond our price range. Started looking at a few cabinas when we found this spot. Very nice rooms and beautiful garden. The pool looked nice but we spent all our time at the beach. There is a soda/bar just up the street at 1000 colonas a...

Reviewed 25 August 2015 via mobile

Next to town centre, next to the beach. Stunning setting. Friendly manager who helped our family to a nice discount. And quiet: even if there is a pool party going its is ended at 10 pm. Nature: macaws are flying over and iguana's are in the tree by the pool!

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  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
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  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located right in Jaco Beach on the central pacific coast of Costa Rica, well known as the most popular beach destination. With an excellent location within just a few steps to the beach Hotel Los Ranchos offers the best choice for your accommodations with comfortable rooms at unbeatable rates. Our family hotel embraces the beauty of nature with stunning green areas among exotic local tropical plants, world class surfing in the area and the most exotic native birds. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Los Ranchos

Address: Calle Las Olas, Jaco 22, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Jaco
Price Range: $92 - $370 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hotel Los Ranchos 2.5*
Number of rooms: 16
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Hotel Los Ranchos Costa Rica/Jaco
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“Rooms have nothing”
 of 5 bubbles marcsan, 6 Jan 2017 | Read review
“the bunalows are super cool and a little more private, but the rooms are nice too”
 of 5 bubbles 261LauraE, 9 Nov 2016 | Read review
“They cannot communicate”
 of 5 bubbles chrismZ4698HD, 9 Jun 2016 | Read review
“love bungalow # 4”
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“Wifi didn't work”
 of 5 bubbles 48sherryb, 24 May 2015 | Read review
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