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    Sandpiper Hotel

    On the beach, in front of Soccer field | Playa Hermosa / Jaco / Costa Rica, Playa Hermosa, Garabito Municipality, Costa Rica
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    2017-12-24 2017-12-25
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    • Excellent81%
    • Very good13%
    • Average1%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible3%
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    “the owner” (55 reviews)
    “laid back” (10 reviews)
    “chocolate lab” (5 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Airport Transportation
    Multilingual Staff
    Pets Allowed
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    Reviewed 1 September 2016

    We stayed in the Sand Piper Inn for 8 days in June. If you are looking for a beautiful Beach, it is hard to beat the view from the Palapa. We sat with our friends and enjoyed the beautiful breeze and a Beach you only...More

    2  Thank jahappyheart
    Reviewed 19 August 2016

    We were 4 adults: one couple and 2 women so we booked two rooms. Upon arrival we were disappointed that the rooms (and hotel) were quite rustic. Although the rooms were fair size, they seemed small because of all the beds. Our double room for...More

    2  Thank TicaGirl2013
    Reviewed 17 August 2016

    This was my first time to Costa Rica. I met other parts of my family there and we stayed in one of the upstairs (larger) rooms which accommodated 5 of us. It is not a super large room, but plenty for our needs, especially because...More

    Thank Lisa M
    Reviewed 2 August 2016

    First time to Costa Rica and boy did we find the most fantastic place to stay. Greg and new wife Saritha could not be any better of hosts! The location of the Inn is right on the black sand beach so every morning you wake...More

    Thank ronda b
    Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

    Thank you, Greg, for an awesome time at the Sandpiper. We woke up each morning to an excellent cup of coffee and an equally excellent view. The black-sand beach is quite beautiful. While we didn't surf ourselves, it was fun watching those braver than us...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Airport Transportation
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 8
    • Location
    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Puntarenas >
    • Garabito Municipality >
    • Jaco District >
    • Playa Hermosa
    • Also Known As
    • Sandpiper Hotel Playa Hermosa
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    Traveller (153)
    Pool & Beach (31)
    Room & Suite (8)
    Dining (3)
    Hotel & Grounds (111)
    Family and Play Areas (3)
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    9 January 2017|
    Response from sandpiper222222 | Property representative |
    Yes, we have rooms, please email me at my hotel web site... greg @ sandpipercostarica com
    19 June 2016|
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    Response from sandpiper222222 | Property representative |
    Yes I do..Please email me at my email address
    Room Tips
    "Avoid this hotel and find a cleaner, friendlier one."
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    "Our room was at the end, closest to the ocean and we would recommend that one. Wish I remembered the room..."
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    "Not all the rooms have views, but they are ALL only steps away from the beach."
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    "Get the upstairs larger room with balcony"
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