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Beautiful Views Of Peninsula Papagayo Abound! Beach Entry Pool for the Toddlers!
Beautiful Views Of Peninsula Papagayo Abound! Beach Entry Pool for the Toddlers!
Santa Elena, Guanacaste
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At this vacation home, guests have access to a garden. Helpful staff is there to provide concierge services, as well as offer insight about the area.
Santa Elena Lodge
Santa Elena Lodge
2.5 out of 5.0 Ruta Nacional 914, Km 10, Cuajiniquil, Next to restaurante Arrecife, Santa Elena, Guanacaste
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Santa Elena Lodge features free WiFi in public areas and a garden. If you decide to drive, there's free parking. Staff members are on hand to provide 24-hour ...
Planet Hollywood Beach Resort Costa Rica - All Inclusive
Planet Hollywood Beach Resort Costa Rica - All Inclusive
4.0 out of 5.0 Playa Manzanillo Bahia Culebra, Papagayo
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4.1/5 (29 reviews)

The resort was extremely clean and staff was wonderful .. There isn’t much to do in the evening..

Reviewed on Jul 23, 2019
Built in 2018, the brand new Planet Hollywood Beach Resort Costa Rica - All Inclusive features a full-service spa, an outdoor pool, and a children's pool. Free ...
Dreams Las Mareas Costa Rica - All Inclusive
Dreams Las Mareas Costa Rica - All Inclusive
4.5 out of 5.0 Playa El Jobo, La Cruz, Guanacaste
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4.1/5 (34 reviews)

Pros-beautifully maintained property. Pools are phenomenal, staff are well trained, really accommodating. Thought the food choices were good and the food for the most part was very good Cons-our checkin was not informative. We had to find things out on our own. They spent all the time trying to sell ...

Reviewed on Feb 10, 2020
Dreams Las Mareas Costa Rica - All Inclusive features a private beach, a full-service spa, and 2 outdoor pools. You can take advantage of free parking, along ...
Andaz Costa Rica Resort at Peninsula Papagayo-a concept by Hyatt
Andaz Costa Rica Resort at Peninsula Papagayo-a concept by Hyatt
4.5 out of 5.0 Peninsula Papagayo, Papagayo, Guanacaste
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4.3/5 (10 reviews)

Unfortunately stay was not as expected. While we only stayed 2 nights, multiple amenities were closed for special events ( i.e. adult pool, restuarant, beach house). We stayed at a higher end room, and felt the experience wasn't worth the money. We went to the beach house in the shuttle, only to ...

Reviewed on Dec 19, 2019
Awarded Conde Nast Top 100 List status in 2014, Andaz Costa Rica Resort at Peninsula Papagayo-a concept by Hyatt features a marina, a full-service spa, and 2 ...
Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica - Adults only - All Inclusive
Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica - Adults only - All Inclusive
4.5 out of 5.0 Playa Arenilla, Papagayo, Guanacaste
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4.6/5 (27 reviews)

The beach was not the best for swimming, but the pools made up for that. There is much walking involved at the resort and some hills to climb, but they have a car service to get you where you want to go. Just dial 0 and someone will come to pick you up. The staff is outstanding willing to cater to ...

Reviewed on Mar 24, 2020
Guests of Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica - Adults only - All Inclusive have access to a full-service spa, 2 outdoor pools, and a children's pool. If you decide ...
Occidental Papagayo - Adults Only -All Inclusive
Occidental Papagayo - Adults Only -All Inclusive
4.0 out of 5.0 Playa Hermosa, Golfo De Papagayo, Papagayo, Guanacaste
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3.5/5 (110 reviews)

Staff And entertainment was excellent. No included wifi and beach equipment sucked

Reviewed on Mar 11, 2020
Occidental Papagayo - Adults Only -All Inclusive features 2 outdoor pools, a nightclub, and a fitness center. A stay here includes free valet parking. Front-desk ...
Hilton Garden Inn Liberia Airport
Hilton Garden Inn Liberia Airport
3.5 out of 5.0 Ruta #21 Frente Al, Aeropuerto Internacional, Liberia, Guanacaste
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4.3/5 (98 reviews)

This place is the perfect last stopover for an early morning flight. Met lots of travelers and heard many amazing stories about travels in Costa Rica. Staff provided over the top service and the pool and gym were well kept. Food was excellent and room was lovely. Prices in the gift shops were also ...

Reviewed on Mar 13, 2020
Guests staying at Hilton Garden Inn Liberia Airport enjoy an outdoor pool, a 24-hour fitness center, and free WiFi in public areas. You can take advantage of ...
Hotel Bosque del Mar, Playa Hermosa
Hotel Bosque del Mar, Playa Hermosa
3.5 out of 5.0 Playa Hermosa, Playa Hermosa, Guanacaste
$132
4.5/5 (8 reviews)

This was the third hotel we stayed at during our trip to Costa Rica and easily our least favorite (we loved the other 2). We expected more from the hotel given it's price and star ratings. Our room was clean and large but the overall experience was simply adequate. Lots of nickel and diming, they ...

Reviewed on Mar 8, 2017
Guests of Hotel Bosque del Mar, Playa Hermosa enjoy a full-service spa, an outdoor pool, and a children's pool. There's free parking, and a shuttle from the ...

Where is a good place to stay in Santa Elena?


What are some of the best hotels in Santa Elena?

Consider these top hotels around Santa Elena:

  • Santa Elena Lodge is a lodge offering free breakfast, a restaurant, and free WiFi.
  • Hilton Garden Inn Liberia Airport is located 23.7 mi away, and this 3.5-star hotel features a restaurant, an outdoor pool, and free WiFi.
  • Planet Hollywood Beach Resort Costa Rica - All Inclusive is located 17.9 mi away, and this 4-star property features a full-service spa, 7 restaurants, and 3 bars.

Close to central Santa Elena, be sure to visit a must-see place like Santa Rosa National Park.

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