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Tropical Sands Dominical Eco Inn

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Overview
  • Excellent82%
  • Very good15%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“minute walk”(12 reviews)
“lovely hosts”(5 reviews)
“quiet street”(3 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Family Rooms
Multilingual Staff
2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The rooms were clean and had nice hot showers, was secure and in a great location, had a cool garden that kept the Dominical vibe, and had a friendly manager that would help you get oriented to the town. If you are looking for a...More

Thank Kev C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice hidden gem. Near the beach and town. Clean rooms. Ken was very welcoming and knowledgeable about the area. Excellent value. Nice oasis garden in the centre. Home from home! Cute dogs and cats. Lovely Costa Rican resteraunt and laundry place opposite. Would recommend a...More

Thank Liway J
Reviewed May 22, 2018

This was a nice find and a great value. It is tucked away at the end of Dominical, so it is quiet yet within walking distance to everything. The owners are delightful, friendly, and can recommend good things to do see/do. It is walking distance...More

Thank Scott S
Response from TropicalSandsCR, Owner at Tropical Sands Dominical Eco InnResponded May 25, 2018

Thank you Scott for your glowing review and for choosing our hotel! We have worked really hard to make our hotel and the grounds as delightful as possible! We are really happy you liked it and value all the efforts we've made. Everyday we are...More

Reviewed May 17, 2018 via mobile

This is a laid back simple hotel. Very clean and well maintained. Beautiful garden, friendly owners, and good coffee(thanks Ken!) Easy walk to places to eat or arrange excursions. So if you aren’t renting a car everything can be accomplished on foot and making arrangements...More

Thank jzajicek35
Response from TropicalSandsCR, Owner at Tropical Sands Dominical Eco InnResponded May 25, 2018

You are Welcome!! Thank you for your nice review! Yes, Ken has taste tested several types of coffee to have the best one for our guests. It is organic & free trade from the area know as San Vito! This is the Italian region of...More

Reviewed May 10, 2018

I spent my first 4 nights in Costa Rica at Tropical Sands and had such an amazing time that I decided to head back after a few nights away for another week!. Amy and Ken are wonderfully helpful owners and made the whole experience a...More

Thank kitclancy
Response from TropicalSandsCR, Owner at Tropical Sands Dominical Eco InnResponded May 11, 2018

Thank you Kit for your kind words and glowing review! We are all delighted that enjoyed your visit so much. We do try hard to make our guests feel at home, and well taken care of, so it is very rewarding to know how much...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Multilingual Staff
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
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Price range
US$60 - US$79 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$60 - US$79 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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April 18, 2018|
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Response from TropicalSandsCR | Property representative |
Please feel free to email for any other questions or if you would like to book at:: tropicalsandsdominical at gmail com or go to our website and click on the 'Contact' button Pura Vida
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"I stayed in one of the rooms without air conditioning so I could have an outdoor hammock. It was quiet and..."
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"rooms have A/C and Fan. Very good price."
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"All the room are so well situated that there isn't a poor one."
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"Cabin rooms have two fans, two windows, and no A/C. I did not feel A/C was necessary and it helped save a..."
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