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Costa Paraiso

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Sao Paulo, SP
Reviewed 1 February 2017

The place is awesome, cozy hotel, nice beach front, perfect sunsets at the deck... the restaurant is very good, but no are meals included... the dominicallito beach right in front of the hotel is awesome, and very good waves at the dominical beach near the hotel

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CPManagement, Guest Relations Manager at Costa Paraiso, responded to this review

Thanks for visiting Costa Paraiso! We appreciate your kind words about our views, hotel, and food. Hope to see you in a near future! Our best!

Reviewed 30 January 2017

Very nice beach location, and they have a pool. The staff is very friendly and the rooms clean but could use a bit of an update. Laundry service is good and quick. The breakfast is not included but delicious ( we had it at the restaurant). They rent out surf boards. The por que no restaurant is very good, but...

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CPManagement, Guest Relations Manager at Costa Paraiso, responded to this review

We are very glad you enjoyed your stay with us. Your feedback is very helpful. Hope to see you again down here in Costa Paraiso. Thank you so much!

Edmonton
Reviewed 14 January 2017

My wife and I are on our last night at this funky, bohemian lodge nestled in between the surfer paid ice of Dominical and Uvita. Right off the main Pacific highway we have had 13 wonderful nights nestled in our"Monkey Loft". After confirming with a friend from Denver Diane had us research this 5 room gem of a boutique resort....

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CPManagement, Guest Relations Manager at Costa Paraiso, responded to this review

Diana and Joe, thank you very much for your wonderful review. We know you had a wonderful time with us, as well for all the activities you did in the area. The details are great for future clients to know as is the hotel and restaurant. We also appreciate your nice words about the staff, the idea is that our...

Lubbock, Texas
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

We are staying at Costa Paraiso now, on our 4th or 8 nights here. Let me start with the positives. PROS: The Toucan's Nest has a great patio with a small ocean view. You can hear the waves crashing on the iron shore from your hammock, it's very relaxing. The food is very good here. The beach to the left...

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CPManagement, Guest Relations Manager at Costa Paraiso, responded to this review

I would like to thank you for saying something good about your stay with us; We are going to take into account its constructive criticism to improve certain details. In the same way, we have to express that some of the points that you commented, are not as you assure them. First, you had a delay in your flight. These...

San Jose X 1234
Reviewed 27 December 2016

Great place just after Dominical. Nestled just above beautiful Rocky past of the beach....great place to relax and unwind....they have a very nice look out area perfect for cafe or drinsks Easy access to the beach...less than 100 meters....restaurant serves good food....once you check in really no need to step out....loved the place.

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CPManagement, Guest Relations Manager at Costa Paraiso, responded to this review

We are pleased to hear you had an enjoyable stay and that you loved our facilities. Thank you for letting us know how we are doing, we value your thoughts!

Charlottesville, Virginia
Reviewed 11 December 2016

Spent a week here, right during Hurricane Otto and aftermath. It was actually pleasant in full-on rain, made for great sleeping. My favorite was being lulled to sleep by the crashing surf. Food great, staff kind and helpful

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Very happy that you enjoyed the rainy weather despite "Otto" circumstances. Thank you for letting us know your experience, we value your thoughts! Our best!

Boise, Idaho
Reviewed 5 December 2016

We were travelling with another family with children. There are only I believe five guest rooms, which are very private and charming- I loved the beach we had access to from the hotel- other than an evening soccer game among locals on the beach, there was nobody else. The restaurant, Porque No? was delicious, service was good. The grounds and...

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CPManagement, Guest Relations Manager at Costa Paraiso, responded to this review

Much appreciated your lovely comment. Costa Paraiso is special for families, couples and for stay by solo. Our beach access is convenient, plus if you have kids because Dominicalito is beautiful and quiet. More than happy you enjoyed the food, view and service of PorQue No? Looking forward to your next visit, Cheers!

Colorado Springs, Colorado
Reviewed 26 November 2016

We stayed in the hotel "coconut" room. Perfect for us. A little hard to figure out the shower temperatures. Lovely beds. Great night's sleep. Food terrific too! Fantastic views. After a great meal, take a walk on the beautiful Playa Dominicalito.

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CPManagement, Guest Relations Manager at Costa Paraiso, responded to this review

Thanks for visiting Costa Paraiso and PorQueNo restaurant. We appreciate your kind words about view, hotel, and our food. Please visit us again, here in the Paradise!

Leicester, United States
Reviewed 20 November 2016

This tranquil, modestly luxurious local is a perfect stop off for any traveler on the Pacific coast of Costa Rica. I have been stopping by CP for the last 12 years and it has always been just what the doctor ordered. Beautifully landscaped, with the Pacific offering up great sounds and visuals out the front door. The newer kitchen offers...

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Ric, more than happy to hear about you! Thank you for to take some minutes and leave us a nice comment. Waiting for your next visit!

Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 5 November 2016

I stayed in the Toucan Nest with my girlfriend in July 2016 and we had made our plans relatively late for the trip so Costa Paraiso was one of the only options we had available after searching online... and we couldn't be happier with our decision. The day after booking we already had received correspondence from Andrea regarding the reservation...

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Costa Paraiso F, Guest Relations Manager at Costa Paraiso, responded to this review

Very grateful to see such an incredible comment from our hotel and restaurant. When our customers take their valuable time to leave us their comments, we are very proud of how we are doing. Every detail has been described in a very special and assertive way so that our future clients have an idea of what our paradise is like....

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Costa Paraiso is an oceanside boutique hotel located near Dominical on the Central Pacific Coast of Costa Rica. Surrounded by beautiful gardens, you will find several hideaways to relax along with a refreshing swimming pool. The onsite restaurant Por Que No serves delicious Tican-fusion dishes along with a Chef's Daily Special.On the beach, the hotel backs onto the north entrance to Playa Dominicalito. Only a 5 minute drive to Dominical, you have access to all the adventure tourism the region has to offer...surfing, kayaking, scuba, stand up paddleboards, canyoning, ziplining, atv, horseback riding and yoga. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Costa Paraiso

Address: 2km South of Dominical | Rocas de Amancio Rd, Dominical 12345, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Dominical
Price Range: $134 - $170 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
Also Known As:
Costa Paraiso Dominical
Costa Paraiso Hotel Dominical
Costa Paraiso Costa Rica/Dominical
Hotel Style:
#2 Family Hotel in Dominical
#2 Romantic Hotel in Dominical
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Dominical
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“Families will like pelican or one beside it. Couples like room closet to beach but it only sleeps 2.”
monicabU9286LU, 8 Apr 2017 | Read review
“The toucan room is the most private room and has sea view”
486chant, 30 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Dolphin room was beautiful! ”
scampbell462, 5 Dec 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms are acceptable, Tucan's Nest is a little more special, book early as there are not a lot of rooms 5 or 6 at most. Be sure to eat at least one dinner at Por Que No¿”
382ricg, 20 Nov 2016 | Read review
“The Toucan Nest casita is the only one with a view of the ocean I believe.”
kjdBonez, 5 Nov 2016 | Read review
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