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    Rancho Armadillo Estate

    Playas del Coco, Playas del Coco 5019, Costa Rica
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    11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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          Traveller (166)
          Room & Suite (162)
          Pool & Beach (56)
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          Overview
          • Excellent91%
          • 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
          Business Centre
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          322 reviews
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          187 reviews
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          1 - 5 of 195 reviews

          Reviewed 4 weeks ago

          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
          Reviewed 28 March 2017

          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

          Thank lebfisher
          Villa Buena Onda
          322 reviews
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          187 reviews
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          150 reviews
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          Hotel La Puerta del Sol
          145 reviews
          #5 of 11 hotels in Playas del Coco
           
          About
          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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          Traveller (166)
          Room & Suite (162)
          Pool & Beach (56)
          Dining (42)
          Hotel & Grounds (91)
          Family and Play Areas (2)
          Bathroom (1)
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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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          Response from RanchoArmadillo | Property representative |
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          Room Tips
          "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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