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Alma del Pacifico Beach Hotel & Spa

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Off the beaten path but well worth the drive from San Jose! Alma surpassed our expectations with the lodging, grounds and staff! Our villa was on the beach yet felt private and secluded. We walked miles every day and saw very few other people. If you are looking for night life this is not the place for you, if you...

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Yardley, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 1 week ago

Alma del Pacifico may be hard to get to from San Jose but it is well worth the trip. We rented a car at the San Jose airport and then drove to the hotel. We drive late at night and the roads, especially Riute 27, are not well lighted or marked. My suggestion is hav the hotel send a shuttle...

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almadelpacificocoral, Gerente at Alma del Pacifico Beach Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Richard, We are delighted to know you have enjoyed so much your stay. We love to offer unique experiences that our visitors will remember forever. We work day by day to offer the best possible service and that our guests enjoy the beautiful nature that surrounds us at all times. We will take your comments into account. We hope...

Boise, Idaho
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Restaurant was wonderful. Excellent selection with reasonable prices. Ceviche was delicious. The view from the restaurant is spectacular. The location is off the beaten path and very romantic. Highly recommend.

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almadelpacificocoral, Gerente at Alma del Pacifico Beach Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Dear StaciePFoor, We are delighted to know you have enjoyed so much your stay. We love to offer unique experiences that our visitors will remember forever. We work day by day to offer the best possible service and that our guests enjoy the beautiful nature that surrounds us at all times. We hope you choose us again, Alma del Pacífico

Santa Barbara, California
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great location, friendly staff, restaurant has delicious food. You won't be disappointed. Clean rooms and great beach with mild waves. Very family friendly. Very low key and not a lot of visitors. Practically had beach to ourselves. We were there Spring break, last week of March. Perfect weather. We loved the hammocks on the beach.

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almadelpacificocoral, Gerente at Alma del Pacifico Beach Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Yc4, We love to know that your experience has been so positive, your opinion encourages us to continue working to offer unique and unforgettable stays. Do not miss coming back, we'll love to see you again. Alma del Pacifico

Munich, Germany
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is a really nice and stylish boutique hotel with 20 rooms, all in Bungalow style. The resort has two pools for all guest and a restaurant and a Spa Center. All is very clean and well groomed. The staff is friendly - over all a very relaxed atmosphere. The rooms are well equipped and there are some beachfront bungalows...

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almadelpacificocoral, Gerente at Alma del Pacifico Beach Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Reiseben, We appreciate you took the time to share your feedback about your experience at Alma del Pacifico. Certainly we are located in a wonderful place surrounded by beautiful nature that we love to share with all our guests. We look forward to have you visiting us soon. Alma del Pacífico

Jersey City, New Jersey
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Please do not downgrade this review because of the time it has taken for me to write it. Actually, look at that as a reason to take it even more seriously. I stayed at Alma in September and whenever I need to travel to peaceful place in mind, I go right back to my time there. Alma is a beautiful...

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almadelpacificocoral, Gerente at Alma del Pacifico Beach Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Be973, We appreciate you took the time to share your feedback about your experience at Alma del Pacifico. Certainly we are located in a wonderful place surrounded by beautiful nature that we love to share with all our guests. We look forward to have you visiting us soon. Alma del Pacífico

Waukee, Iowa
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

We absolutely loved this place! Everything was perfect. The restaurant was lovely. The food was delicious and the service outstanding. The beach goes on for miles and is very private. We had surf lessons, went horseback riding, zip lining and canyoning down a waterfall. All these activities were set up by Alma staff. The grounds are so beautiful, we have...

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almadelpacificocoral, Gerente at Alma del Pacifico Beach Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Wirtzlaurie40, We are delighted to know you have enjoyed so much your stay. We love to offer unique experiences that our visitors will remember forever. We work day by day to offer the best possible service and that our guests enjoy the beautiful nature that surrounds us at all times. We hope you choose us again, Alma del Pacífico

Reviewed 10 March 2017

This resort was exactly what my family and I were looking for when visiting Costa Rica. We wanted a place that wouldn't be over-run with tons and tons of tourists and you wouldn't be fighting for space on the beach. Boy, did we get it. There was no better feeling than waking up in the morning and be practically alone...

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almadelpacificocoral, Gerente at Alma del Pacifico Beach Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Gregory, We love to know that you have enjoyed both your stay at Alma del Pacifico and the peace that surrounds our location. Without a doubt, for us it is a pleasure to be able to share this place so full of nature and peace with our guests and to know that your family enjoyed practically having a "private...

Reviewed 27 February 2017

We return to Alma for its comfort, beauty, and location on the beach. Ever since the hotel was sold by the original owners, Mr. and Ms. Broudy, to a subsidiary of the Rockefeller group, and then evidently sold once more, it has been making steady improvement. The grounds are well kept and the rooms are clean and well stocked. The...

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almadelpacificocoral, Gerente at Alma del Pacifico Beach Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Lorac, We appreciate you shared your comments about your visit. Your opinion is very important so that we can continue improving and offering unique and unforgettable stays. We hope that we will choose again, Alma del Pacifico

Custer
Reviewed 24 February 2017

Great Beach, a bit over priced for what we got. had some privacy issues as no Curtin on glass doors. but really close to the water and close to Jaco if you want to go to town. dinner and breakfast were good (breakfast better) nice view from dining room. 1st time here.

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almadelpacificocoral, Gerente at Alma del Pacifico Beach Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Allyn, We would like to thank you for sharing your comments about your recent stay. Your suggestions will be taken into account to improve and offer an unique experience to all our guest. We look forward to serve you again. Alma del Pacifico

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Suites
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Perfectly situated on Costa Rica's Pacific Coast along Playa Esterillos Este, between Jaco Beach and Manuel Antonio, Alma del Pacifico is a luxury Costa Rica hotel featuring beachfront Caribbean hotel rooms and suites, a three-meal restaurant, full-service spa and a variety of exciting vacation activities. With distinct architecture and art, an extensive array of amenities and superb personal service, Alma del Pacifico Hotel is the premier luxury hotel in Costa Rica. A great alternative for luxury travelers wanting to visit Manuel Antonio while being on the beach. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Alma del Pacifico Beach Hotel & Spa

Address: Playa Esterillos Este | Near Manuel Antonio, Esterillos Este 10-6300, Costa Rica (Formerly Xandari by the Pacific)
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Esterillos Este
Price Range: $216 - $538 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Alma del Pacifico Beach Hotel & Spa 4*
Number of rooms: 20
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Also Known As:
Xandari By The Pacific Hotel
Xandari By The Pacific Resort
Alma Del Pacifico Beach Hotel & Spa Costa Rica/Esterillos Este
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“I don't think there is a bad room but would highly recommend the ocean views!”
Z1651PQamandad, 21 May 2017 | Read review
“Rooms facing the beach are fantastic!”
be973, 10 Apr 2017 | Read review
“all rooms that I could see faced the ocean”
962allynh, 24 Feb 2017 | Read review
“A villa / room with uninterrupted views of the beach”
chloeglasgow, 23 Feb 2017 | Read review
“I think most of the rooms have ocean views, some garden views but it doesn't matter.”
karenh643, 18 Feb 2017 | Read review
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