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Reviewed yesterday NEW

This was the second half of my visit to Costa Rica (I spent the first half near the Arenal Volcano) and it was beautiful. It was my first stay at Secrets, but certainly not the last. It was relaxing and the food was very good. The staff was extremely friendly. This is a very large property, and we were high...

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JorgeMonjeSecrets, General Manager at Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica, responded to this review

Dear co-houston, wow sounds like a beautiful trip you had, great combination of areas to visit, very glad you had the chance to stay and visit Arenal region and our resort and to know you had a great trip and holiday. It was a pleasure to have you with us and we would love to welcome you back very very...

Reviewed yesterday NEW

We visited January 6-13. The resort is very nice, but maybe not quite as nice as other Secrets we have visited. The staff here as in most places was wonderful - very friendly and helpful. We did a romantic dinner on the beach one night and Jose was our waiter and was fantastic! Kenneth made me an excellent ginger margarita,...

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JorgeMonjeSecrets, General Manager at Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica, responded to this review

Dear Bonnie T, always a pleasure to welcome you home to one of our Secrets Resorts, very, very happy to know you've had a beautiful holiday and we are most grateful for your visit and your very kind and detailed review, on behalf of our team, all the many friends you've left behind at Costa Rica, thanks a lot. Indeed...

Caerphilly, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Getting engaged here was just the cherry on top of an already amazing holiday. An amazing array of restaurants to choose from and the food is top class, there's no limit to how many times you can go to each one either. and the waiting staff are always attentive. The rooms are spotless, and you can just relax and chill...

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JorgeMonjeSecrets, General Manager at Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica, responded to this review

Dear ktfit89, starting the day with a wonderful smile and very motivated thanks to your very candid and generous comments. Wow, once again a big congratulation on your engagement, very honored it happened at our beautiful resort, somehow your personal story will remain always very linked to this beautiful corner of the world. Shirley, our Chief Concierge, that was assisting...

San Jose, Costa Rica
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Beautiful place, excellent beach and ocean like a swimming pool, healthy and delicious Food, Excellent treat , very good people and attention, excellent environment, quiet place , very special room and service.

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JorgeMonjeSecrets, General Manager at Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica, responded to this review

Dear 11gerardoh, it was beautiful to have you with us, very happy to have the opportunity to share with you our little resort and all the serene beauty all around us. It makes us all very happy to know you've enjoyed your holiday, on behalf of our team, all your friends at Secrets Papagayo, thanks a lot! We really appreciate...

Burgess Hill, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

A fantastic place to stay if you're a couple with 5 high quality restaurants to choose from and drinks, stylish entertainment and wonderful staff who are so friendly. We rarely go anywhere twice but we planning to return next year.

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JorgeMonjeSecrets, General Manager at Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica, responded to this review

Dear saljefferies, warm regards from your home in Costa Rica and all your friends at Secrets Papagayo, we have loved having you with us and we are more than grateful you are helping us sharing our "secrets". More important we've taken you up on your word, counting the days to welcome you back home, if I can be of assistance...

Fonthill, Canada
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We have just returned from Secrets Papagayo. We went hoping that it would be as good as Secrets Huatulco which we have been to twice and have really enjoyed. Papagayo did not disappoint. A very beautiful and hilly property much more spread out than Huatulco but the shuttles are great, friendly and efficient, if you decide not to walk. The...

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JorgeMonjeSecrets, General Manager at Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica, responded to this review

Dear Robert M, happy to read you back home safe and with beautiful memories of your holiday, always a pleasure to welcome you to one of our Secrets Resorts and it makes very very happy to know you've also liked our Secrets Papayo. As mentioned quite different to most of our sister resort, a very peculiar set up, lay out...

Oakhill, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Stayed here in early December,for 2 weeks absolutely wonderful, how anyone can put negative reviews on must have been staying somewhere else. From the top management to the cleaners & gardeners,everyone always had a smile on their face & nothing was too much trouble. Yes it's hilly but the hotel is built on a hill. Yes you will probably get...

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JorgeMonjeSecrets, General Manager at Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica, responded to this review

Dear Hops1133 missing you all already, thanks a lot for the wonderful and generous review and much more important for your visit. It makes us all very happy to know you've had a brilliant holiday, I can assure you, we work hard daily just with that goal and nothing could be more complimenting and making us happier that knowing we...

Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We were pleasantly surprised with the exquisite and intimate property of this resort. Mr. J Monge and his fine team were exceptional hosts who were very caring and concerned that our family had nothing but the best experience for our vacation!

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JorgeMonjeSecrets, General Manager at Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica, responded to this review

Dear Mike N, we have enjoyed meeting the family and having you all with us very much, thanks a lot for visiting, great to have the opportunity to share some time and stories. Please you know where you have plenty of friends, let us know if we could be of any assistance and do come back, always welcome at Secrets...

Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We did the preferred club so we go a great room #399 excellent location , semi private , thee food was excellent , the rotate restaurants, we loved it , got a couples massage in spa , super nice. Went on several excursions, one thru the resort, hiking, horseback riding, volcano/mud baths. The other one thru the guy that hangs...

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JorgeMonjeSecrets, General Manager at Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica, responded to this review

Dear Kathleen H, so nice to hear from you and happy that after a couple of months you still have these many beautiful memories of your stay, ver, very grateful. I´m so sorry and we are working on trying to clarify with our partners and the vendors on the beach, if we can locate it, very, very concern about the...

Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Beautiful property. With great food and drinks. Very nice staff and all spoke English. Excursions are pricey and will not budge on souvenirs. Would definitely go back again. Top shelf liquor as well. Love it

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JorgeMonjeSecrets, General Manager at Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica, responded to this review

Dear Kent T, great review, "awesome" is a great way to start our day and we are extremely grateful for it and more important very grateful for your visit. It has been a pleasure to have you with us and are looking forward to welcome you back home. Please let me know personally, jmonje@secretsresorts.com if I can be of any...

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Highlights
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Spa
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Set in the exuberant Arenilla Beach, Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica will offer adults a stunning Unlimited-Luxury(R) getaway in Costa Rica's Gulf of Papagayo. The secure community around Secrets Papagayo provides striking views of native flora and fauna and miles of unspoiled Pacific Coast beach. This all-suite resort boasts 202 spacious suites, each with a private balcony or terrace as well as a superb Unlimited-Luxury(R) experience starting with 24-hour room service, a daily refreshed mini-bar and more. The Preferred Club will provide an enhanced level of luxury with 65 ocean view suites and additional privileges including access to a private lounge, upgraded bath amenities and mini-bar, concierge service, pillow menu and much more. Guests will enjoy limitless gourmet cuisine, without reservations, at four restaurants and one café in addition to five bars that will serve unlimited top-shelf spirits. Days and nights are filled with land, beach and water activities and live entertainment. Two pools and a pristine beach await. Rejuvenation reigns supreme at the Secrets Spa by Pevonia(R), offering massage, body and facial treatments in 13 treatment rooms and a full-service beauty salon. Follow up this rejuvenation at the fully equipped fitness center or by taking part in one of many daily and nighttime activities. Just 20 minutes from the Liberia Airport and a mere 15 minutes from the touristic town of Coco Beach, Secrets Papagayo offers guests a privileged location both within the resort and throughout the area for an ideal Unlimited-Luxury(R) getaway on the Pacific Coast. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica

Address: Playa Arenilla, Costa Rica (Formerly Hilton Papagayo Costa Rica Resort & Spa)
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Gulf of Papagayo
Price Range: $470 - $1,694 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica 4.5*
Number of rooms: 202
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Also Known As:
Hilton Papagayo Costa Rica Hotel Gulf Of Papagayo
Hilton Papagayo Costa Rica Resort And Spa
Fiesta Premier Costa Rica
Hilton Gulf Of Papagayo
Gulf Of Papagayo Hilton
Fiesta Resort Costa Rica
Fiesta Premier Resort Spa Costa Rica
Hotel Style:
#2 Top resorts Hotel in Gulf of Papagayo
#3 Romantic Hotel in Gulf of Papagayo
#3 Family Hotel in Gulf of Papagayo
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Gulf of Papagayo
#3 Spa Hotel in Gulf of Papagayo
#3 Luxury Hotel in Gulf of Papagayo
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“If you're a wildlife lover I definitely recommend going snorkelling”
 of 5 bubbles ktfit89, 19 Jan 2017 | Read review
“very clean beauty and excellent room service”
 of 5 bubbles 11gerardoh, 18 Jan 2017 | Read review
“You will have a walk to the pools and dining so indicate if you want to be close.”
 of 5 bubbles robertmD5197IK, 18 Jan 2017 | Read review
“I'm sure they are all good.”
 of 5 bubbles Hops1133, 18 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Go preferred, you get a better choice of room, ours was fantastic.”
 of 5 bubbles kathleenh726, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
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