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    Rancho Armadillo Estate

    Playas del Coco, Playas del Coco 5019, Costa Rica
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    Overview
    • Excellent92%
    • Very good6%
    • Average1%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible0%
    Travellers talk about
    “day trips” (18 reviews)
    “the owner” (54 reviews)
    “great host” (12 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Suites
    Bar/Lounge
    Kitchenette
    Multilingual Staff
    Wheelchair Access
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    1 - 5 of 191 reviews

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    My dad and I visited Costa Rica and Playas del Coco for the first time this summer and made this our home base for our adventures. Not knowing anything about the area and having only a working knowledge of the Spanish language, having Rick as...More

    Thank sophiecresswell
    Reviewed 25 April 2017

    Fly into Liberia International Airport and you can be in the beautiful beach town of Playa del Coco (Coco Beach) in less than an hour. Calm waves and a shady palm lined beach also make this a favorite for Tico families. Lots of people having...More

    Thank tenesmeme
    Reviewed 20 April 2017

    The most amazing view from the relaxing patio over the pool. The owner makes all the difference, really doing a great job of hosting and providing all the info you could need, both locally, but also for the rest of your trip. He provides a...More

    Thank socalmom2015
    Reviewed 17 April 2017

    From the moment we arrived Rick was a superb host and care for our every want and need. Rancho Armadillo was more than we were expecting, it is truly a magical place. 25 minutes from Liberia International Airport. Great views of the ocean from Rancho...More

    Thank Claudia C
    Reviewed 15 April 2017

    I have stayed at Rancho many times now and this last time was no different. The property is beautifully landscaped, the pool is oh so refreshing and the views are breathtaking. The rooms are homey (all have A/C and cable TV) and the same comfy-chill...More

    Thank Tash112
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    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 170 - USD 200 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
    • Location
    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Guanacaste >
    • Playas del Coco
    • Also Known As
    • Rancho Armadillo Estate Hotel Playas Del Coco ,
    • Rancho Armadillo Estate Costa Rica/Playas Del Coco
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    Questions & Answers
    Arvind A
    17 February 2015|
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    Response from RanchoArmadillo | Property representative |
    We are located on the side of the mountain overlooking the Gulf of Papagayo, about 1 Mile from the beach in Coco. (10 -15 minute walk downhill) Because the mountains come right down to the ocean each of the beaches north and... More
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    "Deluxe suite has huge bathroom with cool shower and tub too."
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    "Great views, certain rooms easily accessible with others having quite a few stairs."
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    "The hotel only has 6 rooms. Don't go there to be in your room. Go there to enjoy the outdoors, Rick, and..."
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    "If views are important, request rooms that are located the farthest away from the Owner's cottage."
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