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El Castillo Hotel

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  • Excellent92%
  • Very good5%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Beachfront
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Non-Smoking Hotel
3.5 Star Hotel
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4 Mar.5 Mar.
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Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

This place has been on my bucket list for years and we were finally able to make it happen. Wow! Was it worth it. The best service great views amazing food and drinks... Wow we felt like movie stars :)

Thank Lady T
Reviewed 23 July 2017

first, this is not my first time at el castillo, but my first time in a long while! mine is a short trip and i will always check in with scott, the owner/manager to find out the latest in menu etc. we decided on a...More

Thank punadude
Reviewed 21 July 2017

Wow, we returned to El Castillo after exactly one year and we have to say it even was more perfect than it already was last time. The view from the pool down to the ocean and the small island is spectacular. The team of the...More

Thank Pia V
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Everything about El Castillo rang of 'fairytale' from the moment my family and I entered the premises. Clean, fresh, homey, friendly and compact—it is one of the most outstanding boutique hotels that I have ever had the pleasure of staying at. The rooms were cozy...More

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Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

I had a great time at this hotel, the service was superb, from day one I enjoyed meeting all the staff and they were very helpful with finding things to do in Costa Rica, especially since it was our first time there. Thank you Scott...More

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Travellers' Choice
2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Room Service
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Room Service
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
Hot Tub
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USD 291 - USD 535 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
USD 291 - USD 535 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
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britnie88
7 January 2018|
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Beach access is by car or local taxi… The beaches are safe… The Bamboo Room Restaurante Fusion Lookout Bistro Best happy hour in Dominical The restaurant also has a cozy bar with sports programming and pool billiards... More
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AbigailShropshire
30 December 2017|
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Tours around Ojochal can include snorkeling at Cano Island, hiking Corcovado Park or Hacienda Baru, horses to Nauyaka Falls, laying on the beach, ATVs, surf lessons, walking out on the famous Ballena Whale's Tail, white... More
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AbigailShropshire
8 December 2017|
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"Since there are only seven rooms, you can't go wrong. We had a suite. Lovely."
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