Hotel rooms are a little outdated but we love the location. Since 1985 no serious update has been... See full review
Apr 29, 2014
Excellent hotel, service and location
After visiting Playa Samara and Playa Carillo years ago, I took my family back to experience Costa... See full review
Mar 14, 2011
Guanamar is located on the hill top of the southern end of the bay, perfectly situated inviting guests to enjoy the spectacular panoramic views. The charming typical thatch roof bungalows, garden trails and swimming pool, bar and restaurant decks offer guests the ideal sites for admiring the beautiful sunsets over the Pacific. From your arrival you will be able to admire Carrillo Beach, a beautiful half moon bay of white sandy beach extending for nearly two kilometers.
Rolling hills and mountains covered by tropical forest as well as the reef at the northern end of the bay protect the beach from the strong winds and waves, acting as natural barriers for the calm waters ideal of water sports and sport fishing. Playa Carrillo is safe and ideal place for visitors, especially at the southern end where parallel to the beach and road palm trees line the coast line providing shade and picturesque views for those strolling long the scenic beach.
Carrillo Beach was awarded Blue Flag status, nominated as one of the cleanest beaches in Costa Rica. The hotel also offers below services:-41 rooms-1 swimming pool -1 Restaurant (Mahi- Mahi)-1 Bar (Marlin)- Money Exchange: available at reception-Luggage service: brought to your room-Wake up calls: available through reception-Laundry service: ready on the same day if delivered before 9:00 am- Spacious parking-Free Internet service available in the lobby, bar & restaurant-Security 24 hours-Tour desk -At 7 kms from the property the client will find commercial Center with: souvenirs shops, stores, banks, legal assessment services, local airlines, car rentals, pharmacy, supermarket, restaurants, casino and bars with varied nocturnal settings.Additional Charges:Only room and taxes.
Liberia International airport 2 hours distance - Juan Santamaria airport 4 hours distance.
Hotel Guanamar is a three star family style hotel running for the last 25 years in North Pacific coast of Guanacaste, Costa Rica near to the warm waters of Carrillo Beach, surrounded by the rich fauna and typical flora from the area that still remain intact. Also at 7 kms from Sama Beach.
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Standard Room offers 2 Queen size beds with Air conditioning, Balcony/Terrace, Bathroom amenities, Cable/Satellite TV, Ceiling fan, Color TV, Laundry service, Non-smoking rooms, Safe in room.
These rooms are located directly in front of an exotic tropical garden and it will offer you a spacious balcony to overlook the Pacific Ocean.
Ocean View Room
Ocean View Room offers 1 King size bed and 1 Twin bed with Air conditioning, Balcony/Terrace, Bathroom amenities, Cable/Satellite TV, Ceiling fan, Color TV, Laundry service, Non-smoking rooms Safe in room.
These rooms have a very nice balcony facing a marvelous view of the best sunsets you can see from the Pacific Ocean.
Family Suite offers 4 Queen size beds with Air conditioning, Balcony/Terrace, Bathroom amenities, Cable/Satellite TV, Ceiling fan, Color TV, Laundry service, Non-smoking rooms, Safe in room.
If you prefer spacious rooms and wide terraces for big families, these rooms will be your best choice.
The hotel has 1 bar and 1 restaurant that offer one of the most memorable views of Carrillo Bay. Comfortably seated 50 feet above sea level, the fresh ocean breeze awakens your appetite for the local and international specialties such as the famous seafood salad, fresh lobster and jumbo shrimp served daily in the kitchen, fresh from the local fishermen. The restaurant offers a wide variety of dishes from pastas, salads, and selection of beef cuts. The sun set from the bar is one of the most spectacular in the country and framing a romantic evening accompanied by a Margarita or Pia Colada. You may also savor the exquisite appetizers such as the calamari or seafood brochettes.
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I'm a very regular guess on that Hotel due to my work, since last year, the experience on low season is very nice, but when green season come is to crowd and the services is poor.
Location is good, but rooms need a little refresh, looks old and
not well maintained.