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Fairfax, Virginia
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

If miles of solitude on the beautiful beach are calling your name...this is the place to go. It is remote...but that's the reason to go! We walked for three miles down (and back) the beach one morning and only saw 8 other people...two of whom were locals fishing. The hotel is wonderfully located and the grounds nicely landscaped so your...

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Texas City, Texas
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Best Place in Palo Seco and Parrita, excellent long beach. The Owner is a wonderfull person, delicious " GALLO PINTO " very quite and peacefull...We love it ! nice for kids and adults. Good activities all around as well. I hardly recommended.

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent 4 nights here towards the end of January with wife and 1 year old. Location is very remote which we found great, huge beach practically to ourselves. Facilities fantastic with excellent wifi, great pool and bathing area. Stayed in one of the smaller rooms but was more than ample for the 3 of us. It's a 40 minute drive...

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Prevost, Canada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Driving back up north we stayed there for one night. What a pleasant surprise. I wished I had time to stay more. Family owned business, great staff, very clean and nice rooms, great swimming pool and a good restaurant. What else to ask in front of one of Costa Rica most beautiful beach ! Wide isolated beach with almost no...

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Cocomar-Beachfront, Guest Relations Manager at Cocomar Beachfront Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for your kind review. We hope to see you again at Cocomar for a much longer visit

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I fly from Aust to Costa Rica to spend a pre booked and paid Christmas holiday at Cocomar beachfront Hotel with my family, when I arrived on 23rd Dec I was told that my reservation had been cancelled. I was then treated with shallow excuses by a smarmy guy. We had no where to go just before Christmas. DONT STAY...

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Laval, Canada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The hotel is quite far from the population but if you want a beach just for yourself it's the perfect location. The waves are quite big so be aware if you like calm water. The water is warm (warmer than tamarindo for example), I would say it's above 87.. There is also a volleyball net available. If you din't like...

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Cocomar-Beachfront, Guest Relations Manager at Cocomar Beachfront Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We are working to find a contractor to improve the insulating factors of our doors and windows and we will look at restaurant pricing. As for the dogs, they are island dogs left to live loose and our guard does what he can to keep some of them alive and healthy and in exchange they...

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My fiance and I arrived at Cocomar after dark. Like others have posted the hotel is located down a isolated dirt road. I woudl recommend the app Waze to help you around the area. The owner of the hotel was friendly and accommodating. The rooms are very large but not so clean- they smelled a bit musty and the the...

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Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 21 January 2017

Location: Not close to the center and need car to be there. Great location for vacation and relax. The beach is like private beach, only see another family walking on the beach for all morning. Check-in : fast and friendly. Chad is a great host. Setting: clean, overlooking the garden and the beach, equipped with a fridge and microwave Breakfast:...

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Kitchener, Canada
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Our room (Rm 4, Building A) was a virtual ground floor apartment: A very large bedroom with 1 King and 1 Double bed, 2 massive balconies (with patio furniture) overlooking the garden, which itself overlooks the beach, a spacious washroom with a huge shower (lots of warm water) and 2 (hand-painted) sinks, a full kitchen equipped with a fridge, stove,...

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Aichelberg, Germany
Reviewed 6 January 2017

This hotel is beautifully situated on the beach, which spreads for miles in both directions and provides privacy like in paradise! The rooms on the 1st floor have a very nive view on the beach with lots of palm trees, which provide a lot of shadow. Our room no.8 was very spacious with a comfortable queen bed, cold a/c, coffeemaker,...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
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  • Room Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are a small boutique property with only 20 units and hence very personalized service. We are located on the beach of Isla Palo Seco of Parrita, just two hours from San Jose, Costa Rica with nothing between you and the ocean except a few palm trees. We offer 1, 2 & 3 bedroom units. Anything from a standard hotel room to a full 2,200 sq ft. living area with full kitchen and dining area. Isla Palo Seco is still one of the undiscovered authentic beach destinations unspoiled by loads of tourists, yet has a local community to fulfill basic needs while vacationing. The city of Parrita is a ten-minute drive away and has banks, supermarkets, restaurants, shopping, churches and a medical clinic. There are taxis and bus service to Quepos, Jaco and San Jose. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cocomar Beachfront Hotel

Address: beach of Palo Seco | Beach of Palo Seco, Palo Seco, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Palo Seco
Price Range: $123 - $299 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Cocomar Beachfront Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 20
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“Studio suite "Las suites en las esquinas son más grandes y soleadas"”
 of 5 bubbles mauricioqrs, 17 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Rooms by the pool are noisy in the evening if the BBQ is in use.”
 of 5 bubbles KennyG78, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
“no elevators... you should book a ground floor room if you have difficulty with stairs”
 of 5 bubbles johalb75, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Go beach front!”
 of 5 bubbles 170chucks, 11 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We had a corner room facing the office and it was perfectly fine.”
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  • I want this sink! Hand painted ceramic
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 of 5 bubbles pricefam08, 16 Jul 2016 | Read review
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