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Los Almendros De Ocotal

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Playa Ocotal Beach Next door to Father Rooster's restaurant, Playa Ocotal Costa Rica
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#1 of 3 Speciality lodging in Playa Ocotal
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Playa Ocotal's best beachfront value!!! Modern 2, 3 and 5 bedroom condos with beautiful ocean views. A/C, WiFi, cable TV and fully equipped kitchens. Three swimming pools. Beautiful landscaping. 24 hour security. Covered parking. 2-3 minute walk to Playa Ocotal Beach. Playa Ocotal is a prestigous "Blue Flag" beach. The beach has no dangerous riptides and offers excellent family swimming and snorkeling. The rock formations directly below Los Almendros protect numerous species of colorful tropical fish and offer excellent snorkeling. Bilingual staff on duty 7 days a week. General Manager has several years experience planning Guanacaste vacation activities. 5 minutes from Coco's excellent restaurants, souvenir shops, discos and grocery stores. Los Almendros guests can walk to top rated Rocket Frog Diver's boat launch site.
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June V wrote a review Mar. 2020
Port Elgin, Canada82 contributions24 helpful votes
We rented villa #41 for 2 weeks, 3 bedrooms, 2 baths. Well equipped kitchen and air conditioners in each room. Beautiful views from the balcony overlooking Playa Ocotal. Quite a climb to the top of the resort but worth it. Advisable to have a car to go into Coco to shop and go on excursions but taxis are $12 round trip and there are lots of tour companies. Loved the beach and the pools!
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Date of stay: March 2020
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Bev K wrote a review Mar. 2020
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We had an agreement with U-Save car rental for a 12 passenger van in Feb. We booked in November, confirmed in December, stopped in to reconfirm and see the van in January. Upon going to pick it up, no van was there. There were no apologies or alternatives. Nothing. They totally broke the agreement and left us stranded.
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Date of stay: February 2020
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whytehouse1 wrote a review Dec. 2019
Torquay, Devon59 contributions27 helpful votes
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We were charged an additional $28 for proposed cleaning costs after our one night stay at apartment 30 which was fine if the apartment had been cleaned before we moved in. I understand dust accumulates while properties are empty but this clearly hadn't been cleaned following the last stay with filthy showers (one infested with ants) and dirty kitchen units and crockery. Both toilets didn't flush properly, fly screen to balcony broken, property is tired and management company aren't presenting it in a good way - Totally unacceptable
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Date of stay: December 2019Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Jia wrote a review Sep. 2019
Ontario, Canada30 contributions42 helpful votes
The black sand is interesting and rare! This beach is a hidden gem of Costa rica, it not packed with tourist and gave us a chance to connect with locals and feel the real costa rica. Water is clean and massages are provided on site.
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Date of stay: February 2019
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KMALS wrote a review Sep. 2019
Chicago, Illinois439 contributions54 helpful votes
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Location - great location, steps to the beach. But a pebble walk from back porch to beach. Beach - clean, gentle, black sand. Snorkeling - very good with very little currents. Staff - very nice, helpful, responsive and professional. Casa 2 - location is one of the best on the complex. Close to the front gate. Walkable to Father Roosters. It is in transition as of this review meaning it has new owners who are doing upgrades so please keep that in mind. As it is, it needs TLC. We arrived and check in was nice and easy. Kitchen - had enough dinnerware and silverware. All miss matching but it was fine for our needs. No condiments at all. No salt or pepper. Cabinets were 100% bare. We left it well stocked. BBQ is by the little soaking pool and is an old converted rim, it worked for our needs but once again we had to buy bbq tongs, wire brush, etc. Showers were horrible and we struggled for water pressure. The two showers were basically a stream leaking from the shower head. Told management and they got it “fixed” within 2 days but it was still more of a strong trickle as opposed to a stream. Blinds were missing and I had to ask 3 times to have them fixed but we finally got them fixed. Washer and dryer worked fine. Cleaners came once or twice a week and did a good job. Furniture is old and outdated. I hate to say it but It was just an okay unit. I truly believe if the owners updated the property, it would be well worth the investment as it has potential, just needs some TLC. A bakery truck stops by on Mondays and Thursdays. They are not cheap but had some goodies worth trying.
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Date of stay: September 2019Trip type: Travelled with family
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US$339 - US$786 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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LOCATION
Costa RicaProvince of GuanacastePlaya Ocotal
NUMBER OF ROOMS
43
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Frequently Asked Questions about Los Almendros De Ocotal
Which popular attractions are close to Los Almendros De Ocotal?
Nearby attractions include Playa Hermosa (6.2 km), Monkey's Bar & Restaurant (4.2 km), and Playas del coco (2.7 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Los Almendros De Ocotal?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, a pool, and free parking.
Which room amenities are available at Los Almendros De Ocotal?
Top room amenities include a kitchenette, air conditioning, and a flat screen TV.
What food & drink options are available at Los Almendros De Ocotal?
Guests can enjoy barbeque facilities during their stay.
Is parking available at Los Almendros De Ocotal?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Los Almendros De Ocotal?
Conveniently located restaurants include Restaurante Mar Azul, Toucanoos, and Johann.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Los Almendros De Ocotal?
Yes, guests have access to a pool during their stay.
Is Los Almendros De Ocotal located near the city centre?
Yes, it is 0.2 km away from the centre of Playa Ocotal.
Are any cleaning services offered at Los Almendros De Ocotal?
Yes, laundry service and self serve laundry are offered to guests.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at Los Almendros De Ocotal?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English, Spanish, and French.
Does Los Almendros De Ocotal have any great views?
Yes, guests often enjoy the ocean view available here.