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    Hotel RipJack Inn

    50m Al Sur de Oficna de Minae, Playa Grande, Costa Rica
    011 506 2653 1636
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    • Average5%
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    “costa rica” (92 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 3 February 2014

    Vers good place, with top services, near the waves. The rooms are large and very clean, we staid 3 days very Nice, with surf lessons top. The reception can book activities easly like going to see luth tortles etc...More

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    Response from RipleyCostaRica, Manager at Hotel RipJack InnResponded 7 February 2014

    Thank you for those nice words about our hotel. We are very fortunate to have a hotel in such a perfect location - beach, ocean, surf, restaurants - everything you need in walking distance. We are happy to hear that you had a good time...More

    Reviewed 2 February 2014

    Rip Jack Inn has the friendliest staff who will do almost anything to make your stay more pleasurable. The restaurant is wonderful, and the hotel is just steps from the best surfing spot in the area. Gorgeous!

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    Response from RipleyCostaRica, Manager at Hotel RipJack InnResponded 7 February 2014

    Thank you, this review just made our day. We know that we can be very happy to have people working at the RipJack that love what they are doing, which reflects in the guest service that you experience. Gracias y pura vida!

    Reviewed 30 January 2014

    The young woman of the staff that welcomed us was always ready to help us as much as she could. This very pretty hotel is located just a few meters from the beach. Great place to stay at. Nice place, nice staff again...

    Thank Seb-Alicia
    Response from RipleyCostaRica, Manager at Hotel RipJack InnResponded 1 February 2014

    Merci beaucoup for your review. How awesome that our staff and service played a big part in making your stay with us so pleasant. We are grateful to have guests like you appreciate our passion for the RipJack Inn. Stay well and pura vida!

    Reviewed 26 January 2014

    We just returned from a week staying in the Bungalow at the Ripjack. I will preface my comments by saying we have stayed for the last few years at very nice all-inclusive resorts, including the Westin at Playa Conchal in Costa Rica last year which...More

    Thank Scott B
    Response from RipleyCostaRica, Manager at Hotel RipJack InnResponded 30 January 2014

    Dear Scott, thank you for this absolutely wonderful review. We are flattered to hear that we can compete with big hotels like the Westin. It sounds like you had a great vacation and we are more than happy to have been part of it! Pura...More

    Reviewed 21 January 2014

    For our last night we eat here. They have a large seleción of American type food. Large portions (and prices!). Service is good BUT two out of four who eat here got sick! One had to go for treatment and the other was out for...More

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    Response from RipleyCostaRica, Manager at Hotel RipJack InnResponded 26 January 2014

    Thank you for your review. We feel sorry that you had such a bad experience in our restaurant. Since no one else complained about food poisoning or similar, we can exclude this as a reason. The dish you ordered was very popular that night and...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Beachfront
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
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    • Price range
    • USD 85 - USD 191 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #2 On the Beach Hotel in Playa Grande
    • #2 Family Hotel in Playa Grande
    • #3 Romantic Hotel in Playa Grande
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
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    • Number of rooms
    • 21
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    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Guanacaste >
    • Playa Grande
    • Also Known As
    • Hotel Ripjack Playa Grande
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    sharon1164
    14 October 2017|
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    Response from RipJackInn | Property representative |
    Hi Sharon Thanks for choosing RipJack Inn, like your hotel of destination vacation We have beach chairs in the hotel for rent, weekly $25 or per day $5 options
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    9 November 2015|
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    Response from RipleyCostaRica | Property representative |
    Hi Ron, The meeting point for the turtle tours is 50 meters from the hotel. The season started mid October and goes until mid February.
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    1 February 2015|
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    Response from RipleyCostaRica | Property representative |
    The beach at low tide is great for kids to swim and play and there some really cool tide pools that my daughter loves to hang out in and see all sorts of fish. At high tide the waves come in and that's when people surf so... More
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    "The rooms under the restaurant seemed like they could be loud. But the restaurant closes at 9pm, but I can..."
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    "Family of four loves the two bedroom suite in front of the lap pool and viewing the giant tropical almond..."
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    "We just went to the restaurant and highly recommend it!"
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    "avoid rooms 2 and three. try to get one in building near pool"
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