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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 16 January 2016

I am already having SandPiper withdrawal. My boyfriend and I booked a last minute trip to Playa Hermosa over Christmas to get away and do some surfing. We didn't have an itinerary at all. Greg the owner, who has become a lifelong friend suggested and arranged transportation for places to eat, activities we would enjoy and took us to a...

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Reviewed 23 November 2015

Stayed there for 3 nights in Februray 2015 while on parental leave with our six month old. This was our first stop for a three week's stay in Costa Rica. Everything was excellent and this was such a great introduction to the awesome country that is Costa Rica. Greg picked us up at the airport and was very friendly and...

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Vashon, Washington
Reviewed 27 October 2015

Great place to stay if you aren't looking for cookie-cutter hotel amenities, but want to experience beach side living with iguanas, geckos, baby turtles and a chocolate lab on the premises. This is a charming surf-side hotel and Greg goes out of his way to provide a personal touch with clean rooms, local intel and everything you need to make...

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Jacksonville, Florida
Reviewed 17 August 2015

We traveled around Costa Rica a bit, Playa Hermosa was our last stop before returning home. We only stayed at Greg's place 2 nights, but immediately wished we would have arrived at least one day earlier. Greg is an awesome guy, we left feeling like we had made a friend. The Sandpiper Inn is a local inn, nothing fancy, but...

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1Thank Christina B
Reviewed 6 August 2015

Having never been to Costa Rica before I was excited! 3 couples spending a week away from our kids in Costa Rica was the plan! What was so unexpected was finding a truly amazing hotel as well as making new friends. Greg the owner whom we now call friend made this trip something so special! He suggested the best places...

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Seal Beach, California
Reviewed 31 July 2015

The best week of my life! Greg and his staff went above and beyond making us feel at home ... 22 + people in paradise! The Sandpiper is so beautiful ... words can not explain the views... black sand right on the water ...great food and a quick ride into Jaco! Thank you Greg again for such an amazing adventure!!...

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Glendora, California
Reviewed 27 July 2015

Sandpiper withdrawals are no joke! I have never wanted to return to a destination as much as I've wanted to return to The Sandpiper Inn. Greg and his staff far exceeded our expectations. They were kind, helpful and fun. We ALWAYS felt safe. Greg was an incredible host, taking us to the best restaurants, excursions and beaches. From the moment...

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Southern California
Reviewed 23 July 2015 via mobile

I (like many) scoured TA prior to our vacation in Costa Rica, and our group booked Sandpiper based on the great reviews. I'm thrilled to share that everything exceeded my expectations. Greg treated us like family right from the start, and our weeklong stay included zip lining, a personal tour of Manuel Antonio, ATV rides, and whitewater rafting. It was...

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Glendora, California
Reviewed 19 July 2015 via mobile

My wife and i just got back to LA today after spending a week with some of our best friends as well as our new friend Greg at his hotel, The Sandpiper Inn. Greg picked us up at the airport and took us back to the hotel, but not without showing us a few things about costa rica on the...

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Ogden, Utah
Reviewed 17 July 2015

We had the privilege of staying at the Sand Piper Inn and with Greg all because a friend suggested it to us when he heard we were going to Costa Rica. So, we booked 5 nights out of our 14 day stay in Costa Rica at the Sand Piper. We ended up loving it so much, we actually called Greg...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation

Additional Information about Sandpiper Hotel

Address: On the beach, in front of Soccer field | Playa Hermosa / Jaco / Costa Rica, Playa Hermosa, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Playa Hermosa
Price Range: $106 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
Also Known As:
Sandpiper Hotel Playa Hermosa
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Huntington, Vermont
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“Not all the rooms have views, but they are ALL only steps away from the beach.”
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“For bigger parties the larger room upstairs was perfect, not to mention the view from the balcony is awesome!”
 of 5 bubbles rondab583, 2 Aug 2016 | Read review
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 of 5 bubbles Marco_Montero, 26 Jul 2016 | Read review
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