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Papaya Con Leche

| Pacific Park Unit #2, Tamarindo 50309, Costa Rica
+506 2653 3902
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Wonderful shop in the heart of Tamarindo. Unique fashions and accessories. Found the perfect beach... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Camrose, Canada
Best customer service

Papaya con Leche has such a beautiful selection of clothing, bathing suits and shoes. I was very... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Abbotsford, B.C.
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Papaya con Leche is a unique brand which creates high-end, sexy, vibrant beachwear on Costa Rica’s Gold Coast in Playa Tamarindo. Renowned for signature surf style suits and their Gold Label Patchwork Collection, Papaya con Leche offers superior quality in luxury swimwear. Our services include creating swimsuits based on your own personal style. Because everyone is unique, we take care to personally fit every swimsuit to your exact measurements. We also make our own custom leather sandals with interchangeable laces.A very unique take on providing you with the most versatile and comfortable footwear. Last but not least we carry a line of casual beachwear and some party dresses. Don't miss this unique shopping experience!
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| Pacific Park Unit #2, Tamarindo 50309, Costa Rica
+506 2653 3902
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful shop in the heart of Tamarindo. Unique fashions and accessories. Found the perfect beach towel with matching coasters. Designed after the wagon wheels that are a part of Costa Rica’s colourful culture. The customer service was second to none. Looking forward to visiting it...More

Thank thewildemans
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Papaya con Leche has such a beautiful selection of clothing, bathing suits and shoes. I was very surprised to find products of such great quality in Tamarindo. It is boutique shopping at its best. The owner is a gem and so helpful. She helped me...More

1  Thank kdawne
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wandered into Papaya con Leche this evening thinking it might be just another shop....more of the same. Not the case! Beautiful cloths! Ended up with a dress, and I’m planning on returning before we leave to shop more! Nice owner and sales associate, very helpful...More

1  Thank Sparklemare
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The BEST store in Tamarindo and a must if you are seeking fashion forward pieces, beautiful fabrics and unique wearable clothing for women - young and old! The store feels more like a hip boutique in LA but fortunately she is in Tamarindo!!!

1  Thank Andrea C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Thanks, Kata and crew, for creating a fun, vibrant and unique Tamarindo shopping experience. The new shop has so much space, and so much variety - with the amazing shoes, new clothing lines, swimwear and make-up I found more than I was looking for! After...More

1  Thank vkjjumps
Papayaconleche, Owner at Papaya Con Leche, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

So very happy that you like the new Location and set up . We have worked really hard and continue to do so to bring an interesting Vibrant collectionTo you. Make sure you visit on your next trip. Our stock Is ever changing. Thank you...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

1st off - the store has moved and tripadvisor's address has not been updated. The new address is Edificio Pacific Park #2 Tamarindo, Costa Rica 50309. I was searching up and down Tamarindo for it and I finally found this amazing store. Kata, the owner,...More

1  Thank Tipya R
Reviewed 5 December 2017

So excited to hear about the new shop coming SOON!! I love Papaya Con Leche, I get at least one new bikini every year when I go surfing in Costa Rica. Kata makes sure my suits fit well~ they look great and they STAY on...More

1  Thank K C
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

I went there looking for a bikini and the options where a lot and beautiful! I could mix and match any color and size for my top and bottom so I had many options! I'm really happy with my shopping experience and the quality :)...More

1  Thank Valentina S
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Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

I love Papaya con Leche!! EVERYTHING in the store is different from the neighborhood! I have bought maybe a dozen dresses from here and love everyone . And the hand made bikinis are not like any I have ever tried on! The quality of the...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

So yesterday, I walked in this little store and was quite amazed at the selection of bathing suits they had available for sale. What made the experience even better is that they are all HANDMADE!! I kid you not you will be stunned if you...More

2  Thank trenti_wayne2015
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Questions & Answers
Shannon R
6 August 2017|
Response from Papayaconleche | Property representative |
Hi Shannon! So happy to hear that you love the shoes so much that you would like another pair! I would love to help you with that problem. Please feel free to contact me on our Face Book page Papaya con Leche Hope to hear... More
Marcie L
15 January 2016|
Response from Papayaconleche | Property representative |
Hi Marcie! We have a large selection of swimsuit sizes and colors and styles here at Papaya con Leche! In the bikinis we also sell separates if you want to mix-and-match or if you need different sized tops and bottoms... More