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Rancho Armadillo Estate

Playas del Coco, Playas del Coco 5019, Costa Rica
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Apr 9 Apr 10
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    • Excellent91%
    • Very good6%
    • Average1%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible0%
    Travellers talk about
    “day trips” (18 reviews)
    “the owner” (53 reviews)
    “great host” (12 reviews)
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    Breakfast included
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    All reviews day trips the owner great host costa rica howler monkeys fresh fruit makes you feel breakfast spread american expat rustic charm wealth of knowledge rick vogel paradise hammocks wildlife property excursions artifacts guanacaste
    Reviewed 3 days ago

    We chose Rancho Armadillo after reading all the great reviews on TripAdvisor - and we were definitely happy we did! The property was so peaceful and beautiful, and with Rick's guidance, we had some really authentic and fun Costa Rican experiences. The estate has everything...More

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    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    First of all, Rick makes this place great. He will take care of you from arrival to departure making sure you have the best time possible. We stayed only one night due to a few folks flying in early, and our house wasn't ready yet....More

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    Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

    On a whim...a recommendation from someone at our home town dress shop mentioned Ricks name. We followed thru asking questions, planning our trip. Rick helped us with our entire itinerary. Playa del Coco is a busy beachfront town, Rancho Armadillo property is above all the...More

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    Reviewed 15 February 2017

    My most recent visit to Rancho Armadillo was after a several-year gap. I have to say that it didn’t disappoint. Rick is still an amazing host – with expert advice and help in setting up excursions around the area. The views are incredible – especially...More

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    Reviewed 14 February 2017

    My brother, sister, and I just completed our stay at Rancho Armadillo and just like everyone else, we had the time of our lives. Rick has a wealth of knowledge and was always willing to inform us about the local flora and fauna. He knows...More

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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
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    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    Pat E
    Would u have accommodation for 1 from today to next Thursday (Feb 25) If so, what would be your best price and I would prefer a kitchen / kitchenette and of course A/C Thank you Pat Eckel
    19 February 2016|
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    Arvind A
    How long is walk to downtown Coco? Please be realistic in your time estimate. Do we need our own car?
    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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    Sher N
    numero telefonico para información
    26 January 2017|
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    Room Tips
    "Deluxe suite has huge bathroom with cool shower and tub too."
    Ernie_Valdez, 28 days agoRead review
    "Great views, certain rooms easily accessible with others having quite a few stairs."
    intuit09, 8 months agoRead review
    "The hotel only has 6 rooms. Don't go there to be in your room. Go there to enjoy the outdoors, Rick, and..."
    dz2d, over a year agoRead review
    "If views are important, request rooms that are located the farthest away from the Owner's cottage."
    mayerjack, over a year agoRead review
    "Not all the rooms have views. Ask for the ones furthest from the parking lot."
    nickpap66, over a year agoRead review
    "We had the dolphin/turtle/shark suites that all connect to each other. It was great for a group traveling..."
    travelgirlEJ, over a year agoRead review
    "Upper accommodation has great view"
    Lorenzo763, over a year agoRead review
    "The rooms have AC. There are some stairs being that it's on a hillside but Rick will get your bags to..."
    Judy W, over a year agoRead review
    "We had the shark room. Very spacious and open."
    Nickf97, over a year agoRead review
    "We stayed in the 2 bedroom Dolphin/Turtle suite - it is nothing fancy but functional and clean"
    Jessica V, over a year agoRead review
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