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New Rochelle, NY
Reviewed 1 September 2010

While the lodging is decent, the owners are quite nasty people. When we arrived in the afternoon, they asked if we wanted to eat dinner there. I said yes. When we showed up for dinner, the husband informed us that most of the items on the menu weren't available, and we had to give at least two hours' advance notice...

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bahiapotrero, Recepcionist at Bahia Esmeralda, responded to this review

Dear hopester22, We apologize for all the disadvantages you had in your stay We are on a new administration, new owner. Regards, Hotel Bahía Esmeralda

Mexico City, Mexico
Reviewed 2 April 2010

i am at the hotel at the moment and i am so enjoying staying here the room has pretty much everything you might need and one thing i love is that there are plug sockets everywhere so you can recharge you cell phone, lap top, camera and i pod at the same time. the italian restaurant of this hotel is...

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bahiapotrero, Recepcionist at Bahia Esmeralda, responded to this review

Dear Yune, Thanks for your review We are glad to know that your experience here was satisfated Regards, Hotel Bahía Esmeralda

illinois
Reviewed 17 March 2010

Having just returned from staying at the Bahia Esmeralda I can honestly warn all travelers not to stay here. With the exception of the room cleaning staff and the groundskeepers. The staff lied to us and treated us rudely. We came to believe this was at the direction of the owner. Our 1st impression was good Juan greeted us and...

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bahiapotrero, Recepcionist at Bahia Esmeralda, responded to this review

Dear itsmedihe We apologize for the disadvantages you had We are on a new administration, new owner Regards, Hotel Bahía Esmeralda

Chicago
Reviewed 16 March 2010

Where to start...we stayed march 6-13th with a large group for a wedding taking place at a hotel down the street. The room I stayed in was a 3 bedroom suite with other members of our party staying in one bedrooms. The rooms were standard. The fridge is old takes a while to cool things. The couches in our room...

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bahiapotrero, Recepcionist at Bahia Esmeralda, responded to this review

Dear Pange711 We apologize for the disadvantages you had We are on a new administration, new owner Regards, Hotel Bahía Esmeralda

San Jose, Costa Rica
Reviewed 13 December 2009

This was our first time to explore the Playa Flamingo/Playa Potrero area during our summer break 2009. We choose Hotel Bahia Esmeralda for its location close to hidden beaches recommended to us by local friends: Playa Danta and Playa Dantita. Access to Playa Potrero: despite negative descriptions about the bad road conditions, we found the access quite acceptable. A recently...

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bahiapotrero, Recepcionist at Bahia Esmeralda, responded to this review

Dear travellizzy Thanks for your review! We are so happy reading that your experience was great in this hotel and in this area We also give you an extra thanks for your detailed and so usuful information about the road, beaches, area. We are sure that your review have been helpful for travelers! We just have to add that the...

Cleveland
Reviewed 13 August 2009

We made a last day decision to comb the beaches along the coast before flying out of Liberia. walked into this quaint hotel, walking distance from La Playa Potrero. The rate is very reasonable, as a matter of fact, for our family probably one of the best value so far. We were in this charming suite with three bedrooms, two...

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bahiapotrero, Recepcionist at Bahia Esmeralda, responded to this review

Dear cameronCleveland, Thanks for your review We are so glad to read that your experience with us was pleasant also, thanks a lot to give useful and relevant information to travelers about beaches, area, local fauna! Regards, Hotel Bahía Esmeralda

New Mexico
Reviewed 16 June 2008

We contacted the property through e-mail to get a double room. When we got there, they had a tiny room that was 2 feet from the parking lot, or a room that had bunk beds. The beautiful beach that they advertised seemd to be reachable only by kayak. We tried to work with the manager to pay for 1 of...

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Dear canyontrail, We are sorry to read that your experience here was not good We are on a new administration, new owner Regards, Hotel Bahía Esmeralda

London
Reviewed 15 February 2008

Playa Potrero is only a little place, and the hotel fits in perfectly - it's a couple of minutes walk up from the beach and consists of a square of bungalows around a central garden and pool area. We had an apartment with kitchen facilities, although I think there are also smaller rooms available. The room was clean, with air...

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Dear acr606 Thanks for your review We are glad to read that your stay in this hotel was pleasant Regards, Hotel Bahía Esmeralda

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel & Villas Bahía Esmeralda has been recently constructed and is under Italian administration. It is located in the region of Guanacaste, in the North Pacific, only 3 Km away from Flamingo beach internationally known for it’s gorgeous beaches, for the it’s microclimate which is particularly favourable for all the aquatic activities throughout the year. The Hotel is surrounded by a lush tropical garden. A refreshing swimming pool is available for guests. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bahia Esmeralda

Address: 100 meters east of Plaza Deportiva Potrero, Playa Potrero, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Playa Potrero
Price Range: $70 - $102 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Bahia Esmeralda 2*
Number of rooms: 18
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Also Known As:
Bahia Esmeralda Santa Cruz
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