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    Rancho Armadillo Estate

    Playas del Coco, Playas del Coco 5019, Costa Rica
    011 506 2670 0108
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    • Excellent92%
    • Very good6%
    • Average1%
    • Poor1%
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    “the owner” (54 reviews)
    “great host” (12 reviews)
    “costa rica” (72 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Multilingual Staff
    Wheelchair Access
    Business Centre
    Laundry Service
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    Reviewed 27 March 2012

    For my wife and I, Rancho Armadillo provided all we were looking for: -Quiet and isolation -Great birding -Comfort -Easy access to the Playa (when needed) The owner, Rick, may remind you of another 'Rick'--the guy from the movie 'Casablanca'; charismatic, a little mysterious, and...More

    2  Thank GregHomer
    Reviewed 22 March 2012

    The location is very peaceful, overlooks the hills to the pacific ocean. It is beautiful to just sit back and enjoy this view. Walking to town from the estate takes about 25 minutes; if you have a vehicle, it is only a 5 minute drive....More

    2  Thank MissingToe
    Reviewed 20 March 2012

    Rancho Armadillo is a "hotel" on a hill side in Playas del Coco Costa Rica. It only has 6 rooms, spread across 3 buildings, and the proprietor, Rick, makes you feel as though you're family from the very beginning. The property overlooks rolling hills and...More

    3  Thank Jen M
    Reviewed 7 March 2012

    This was our second time at the estate at it was as enjoyable as it was three years ago. Rick Vogel is an excellent host, the facilities are marvelous and the region has lots to see and do. Rick will get you organized for what...More

    2  Thank RanchoLW
    Reviewed 7 March 2012

    The location is beautiful, amenities are excellent but it Rick's superb hosting that puts it over the top. It is an intimate setting to relax, enjoy the surroundings or launch point from which paradise. Thanks, Rick. Genevieve

    2  Thank Gbmn
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    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Outdoor pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Price range
    • USD 170 - USD 200 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Best Value Hotel in Playas del Coco
    • 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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    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
    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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