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Doubletree Resort by Hilton, Central Pacific - Costa Rica

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Halifax, Canada
Reviewed 4 May 2013

Just finished one week vacation here. We have 4 days off for excursion, so we just have two full days in the resort. We are in building 1, the amenities are really old, but I believe nobody want to stay at room for most of time when you stayed at an AI, and the most important things are still good,...

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DoubletreePuntarenas, Director General at Doubletree Resort by Hilton, Central Pacific - Costa Rica, responded to this review

Dear Gavin S: On behalf of the Doubletree Resort family we’d like to thank you for your stay with us. I am glad to hear you found the service really good and helpful, besides the friendliness that characterizes all our team members. Also, I really appreciate you brought to our attention your observations about cocktails and shows, our Management Committee...

Carmel, California
Reviewed 29 April 2013

HH Diamond member reviewing, but not much of my stay gave me a benefit over anyone else. Booked in Bldg 3, but moved to Bldg 2 after 1st night and seeing the difference and wanting a separate room for our 2 kids. Thought the rooms were comparable. Thought the food and drinks were really good. We're not "foodies", but we...

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DoubletreePuntarenas, Director General at Doubletree Resort by Hilton, Central Pacific - Costa Rica, responded to this review

Dear cpmguy: On behalf of the management and staff we’d like to thank you for your recent stay with us. We very much appreciate your business and thank you for selecting our hotel. I am glad to hear you were satisfied with the food and drinks and also with our delicious flambé food at Macondo Latin American Restaurant, and also...

Chatsworth, California
Reviewed 28 April 2013

My aunt & I just returned from here & had a very nice time. Its location is somewhat out of the way for exploring, but its spot on the beach is very pretty. The beach itself is not a "white sand" but a darker grayish & there was NO ONE on the beach other than a few surfers. The pools...

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DoubletreePuntarenas, Director General at Doubletree Resort by Hilton, Central Pacific - Costa Rica, responded to this review

Dear Lorrie56 We appreciate that you have taken the time to give us a review about your recent stay with us. For each of us, It is really important to know our guest’s opinion, because our goal is to offer the highest quality and caring service to all our valued guests. We are very concerned about your comment about the...

New York, United States
Reviewed 26 April 2013

My boyfriend and I traveled to Costa Rica for an 8 day/7 night vacation at this resort and had very few complaints, if any, when we left. Both being Type-A personalities, we did our research before booking. Firsly, I would recommend Dimas at tratursa@gmail.com for your airport transporstation and excusions. His prices are extremely reasonable and he's 100% staight up...

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DoubletreePuntarenas, Director General at Doubletree Resort by Hilton, Central Pacific - Costa Rica, responded to this review

Dear Noelle N: Thank you for taking the time to write a review of our hotel. We are so happy to hear from that you had a marvellous and relaxing experience in the Resort, and you enjoyed our wide variety of fresh food daily served. We always strive to make each guest experience a great one, it is such a...

Parsons, Kansas
Reviewed 25 April 2013

We were there in October 2012. Very disappointed. Had to move 4 times in 5 days because poor room in building 1, building 3 had no air conditioning, no water for over 8 hours, floor flooded on second floor, etc. It was so hot and the food sat out all day in the heat. Beaches are not good. Was warned...

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DoubletreePuntarenas, Director General at Doubletree Resort by Hilton, Central Pacific - Costa Rica, responded to this review

Dear Mrs. Judy P I am terribly sorry that your experience at our resort was disappointing. Your feedback is truly appreciated for it is one of the most important tools that allow us to improve the quality of our product and services. All of your comments will be internally discussed with our management team for immediate action. I would very...

Albany, New York
Reviewed 24 April 2013

Hi all~ Me and my partner stayed at this wonderful resort and had the BEST time ever. The service, accommodations, staff, food, location and weather was beyond belief. This was our first time in Costa Rica but it will not be our last. I will definitely stay here at the Hilton again. Just an FYI, look for outside vendors for...

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DoubletreePuntarenas, Director General at Doubletree Resort by Hilton, Central Pacific - Costa Rica, responded to this review

Dear Josepha H Thank you very much for your positive comments, we really appreciate it, and motivates us to continue improving our services every day to all our guests in order to make your holiday an unforgettable experience. We are pleased to know that you enjoyed a wonderful experience at our resort, in especially for the hospitality service, food and...

Reviewed 23 April 2013

Hotel was okay for breakfast and supper. But was never arouns for lunch. Our room was great amd quiet in building 1. Pools were amazing and i enjoyed the snack bar. We went mainly for tours. We went across the street to syl travel and randy was awesome! We got great deals amd ended up going to see the sights...

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DoubletreePuntarenas, Director General at Doubletree Resort by Hilton, Central Pacific - Costa Rica, responded to this review

Dear dianahouse: We appreciate your visit to our Resort and your positive feedback, good to know that your stay was pleasant and the hotel for its location was the starting point for the exploration of our wonderful country. Very glad you enjoyed the comfort of our facilities, swimming pools and breakfast and dinner service. Additionally, I appreciate your comments about...

denver
Reviewed 16 April 2013

This hotel is a Hilton property but seemed like a best western! Not worth paying for this hotel. I luckily used points so it wasn't that bad, but come on... no real fruit in the drinks in the tropics! Food was bland and not great. Service was great, rooms were great, but the quality of the food and drinks, which...

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DoubletreePuntarenas, Director General at Doubletree Resort by Hilton, Central Pacific - Costa Rica, responded to this review

Dear SPGplatinum Ten… I appreciate the review of your recent stay at our hotel. I was glad to read from your review that you found our rooms to be great and that you found our service to be good. I do however understand that you were disappointed with a few issues and sincerely apologize for this. We are always listening...

Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 15 April 2013

Really impressive property... after a week, we still didn't get to swim in every pool and try all the places to eat! Felt very much like we were on a cruise ship... complete with daily activites pool side, shopping, helpful, courteous (bilingual) staff and evening shows (some for adults... some for kids). Food was tasty and had some diversion, though...

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DoubletreePuntarenas, Director General at Doubletree Resort by Hilton, Central Pacific - Costa Rica, responded to this review

Dear Miss_JB_916: Receive a warm greeting on behalf of all our team members and Management. We really appreciate such positive and well detailed feedback. I am glad to hear your opinion about the amazing value for all services received at Doubletree Resort by Hilton Central Pacific. Moreover, I am delighted to realize how you had an amazing time in the...

San Ramon, California
Reviewed 15 April 2013

We stayed here for 6 nights during our trip and we enjoyed our stay. The staff is very friendly and courteous. The hotel premises are very scenic and well maintained - lots of trees, flowers, hammocks, lounge chairs, volleyball courts. The 3 large pools are nice with sections for the younger kids. Our room was in building 1 near the...

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DoubletreePuntarenas, Director General at Doubletree Resort by Hilton, Central Pacific - Costa Rica, responded to this review

Dear Mita_Alpesh: Thank you very much for sharing your experience at our Resort. It is so nice to hear from you that really enjoyed your stay and you had a wonderful holiday. The management team is happy to hear that all family felt safe and was thrilled by the friendly and helpful staff. As you mentioned, we have too much...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Spa
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Internet
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The closest all-inclusive resort to San Jose! Doubletree Resort by Hilton Costa Rica - Central Pacific is a modern, full-amenity, all-inclusive resort hotel. This beachfront Costa Rica Hilton hotel is perfectly situated on the Central Pacific region outside the port city of Puntarenas, Costa Rica. Located only 50 minutes West of Juan Santamaria International Airport (SJO) and the Costa Rican capital city of San Jose, and two hours south of Liberia International Airport (LIR). Buffet breakfast, lunch and dinner served daily. Snacks and drinks available all day long. Two a-la-carte restaurants open for dinner. All-day activities for adults, teenagers or children, nightly entertainment and lounge. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Doubletree Resort by Hilton, Central Pacific - Costa Rica

Address: El Roble 171-400 Puntarenas, El Roble, Punta Arenas 5400, Costa Rica (Formerly Doubletree Resort by Hilton, Costa Rica - Puntarenas)
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Punta Arenas > El Roble
Price Range: $175 - $378 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Doubletree Resort by Hilton, Central Pacific - Costa Rica 3.5*
Number of rooms: 315
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Also Known As:
Doubletree Resort By Hilton, Central Pacific - Costa Rica Hotel El Roble
Doubletree El Roble
Doubletree Hotel By
Hilton El Roble
El Roble Hilton
Doubletree Resort By Hilton, Central Pacific - Costa Rica Province Of Puntarenas
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“Pool view rooms seemed the best situation”
kelseyc430, 19 Apr 2017 | Read review
“I stayed in Building #3, very modern that has Junior Suites with a Balcony”
  • My room - Junior Suite....patio is on the right side.
  • Very large bathroom
  • Pool with Swim Up Bar.........kids area to the left of this.
RedDeerHotel, 10 Apr 2017 | Read review
“building 3”
sharonrJ9365GC, 6 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Stay in the building away from a main pool”
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“Ask for rooms in the main building...close to the lobby, buffet and pools”
193deannes, 29 Mar 2017 | Read review
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