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Hotel Pasatiempo

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Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My wife and I just spent a week here, and had a great time. The rooms were a little small, but were very clean, with housekeeping everyday. Breakfast was included with our room,with just a couple of different options to choose from each day,but was very good. Fresh fruit, eggs made to order, banana pancakes and rice and beans, all...

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Del Mar, California
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This Hotel was one of the highlights of our trip to Costa Rica. It is clean and comfortable. By far the best part of this place is the pool area. I was with a large group of friends and the mix of sun and shade made the pool a great place to hang out for a while. The location is...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This hotel is amazing! It's the best bargain in all of Tamarindo I'm sure. The gardens are spectacular. The rooms are cozy and clean and the staff is friendly and very helpful. If you're looking for a great hotel at a bargain then stop searching. I always find that at bigger hotels it's so hard to relax with all the...

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Hotel-Pasatiempo, Owner at Hotel Pasatiempo, responded to this review

Thanks so much Aaron for you stay, it was very nice to have as a guest for few day, cheers, Helene.

Brampton, Canada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My Rating: Definitely 5 Stars ***** Originally, I was searching for a beach front location, after reading reviews on several websites, gave up on the idea of being on the beach front. the cost, poor maintenance, loud music from neibouring bars (up to 2am). In contrast the reviews on Hotel Pasatiempo were very good. Personal Note: When we travel, we...

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Hotel-Pasatiempo, Owner at Hotel Pasatiempo, responded to this review

I am so grateful to receive your comment, this is by far one of the most constructive comments I've ever had. When I bought Hotel Pasatiempo 5 years ago, the hotel was in ruins. It had been abandoned for 2 years and was barren. It was a big challenge to restore it and build the business back to normal, and...

Arizona
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A very wonderful hotel and just a short walk to the beach! We also loved to relax by the pool. Our room was a great escape to recover from a sunburn! Right off one of the main streets so it was super close to everything. The staff was very helpful and knowledge about the city and surrounding activities! Lots of...

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Hotel-Pasatiempo, Manager at Hotel Pasatiempo, responded to this review

Thanks so much for this beautiful comment, we loved to have you at the hotel, please come back!!!! Pura Vida. Randy.

Laguna Niguel, California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed three nights. The hotel grounds are tropical, lush and beautiful. The room was immaculate and clean. The morning breakfast had lots of variety and was delicious. The hotel is close to the main downtown and beach areas and is easily accessible to dining & shopping within walking distance. The hotel has a nice bar of it's own but...

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Hotel-Pasatiempo, Reception at Hotel Pasatiempo, responded to this review

Gracias, we are happy to know that you have enjoyed your stay with us. Thanks again fro your visit, Diego

Houston, Texas
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My sister, friend and I stayed at Pasatiempo for a long Labor Day weekend getaway. It was the perfect spot! It is not a fancy resort, but more of a laid-back, bungalow style hotel. But that's what makes it perfect! It gives off the Pura Vida Costa Rica vibe so well. Breakfast (which was included) was great, and we took...

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yorkshire
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We really enjoyed our stay here. All the staff were brilliant especially the barman. The chap serving breakfast was the only one who was a bit miserable but we did detect a smile on our last day there :) Tamarindo itself was a nice surprise, it's not quite Manuel Antonio but it's not far behind. We would go back to...

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Prague, Czech Republic
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Located about 5 min walk from Tamarindo beach, this spots offers bit more privacy, but all the comfort and shelter you need. Loved the pool centered between bungalows and the loungers. The chilling was great here. En route to the beach you musnt miss taco stand run by Cuban Lady. She does the best ones for around 2 usd. Fantastic!!

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Hotel-Pasatiempo, Owner at Hotel Pasatiempo, responded to this review

Thanks you for this very nice comment, we love our central pool too!!! Gracias Karolina, Pura Vida.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a great time at Pasatiempo. The garden is beautiful, room was clean and had a nice little patio with chairs. The night we were there they had live music which was so much fun. The reception was very polite and helpful. We will come back next time we are in Tamarindo!

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Thanks so much for taking the time to write us this wonderful comment. Pura Vida!!!

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel Pasatiempo is a charming boutique hotel in Playa Tamarindo just 5 minutes walk to the beach in the quiet part of town. The freshly remodeled hotel features a central pool area with a natural stone and teak deck, a full service restaurant in a natural palm rancho, and a spa. The hotel is situated in a tropical garden beneath the shade of hardwood, palm and mango trees. All of the rooms feature high efficiency AC and hot water, flatscreen televisions with cable, orthopedic mattresses, safe, and a clock radio. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Pasatiempo

Address: Main Street, Tamarindo 50309, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Tamarindo
Price Range: $117 - $213 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Pasatiempo 3*
Number of rooms: 22
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“We had room 7. Quite and by the pool. Some of my friends could hear the music from the bar that is pretty close but my wife and could not.”
 of 5 bubbles kenm878, 23 Mar 2017 | Read review
“private villa”
 of 5 bubbles ChulaJAR, 8 Mar 2017 | Read review
“All rooms appear to have a good location; it just depends how close to the pool you want to be”
 of 5 bubbles hknight44, 7 Mar 2017 | Read review
“I don't think there's a bad room.”
 of 5 bubbles brianmH7278LK, 23 Feb 2017 | Read review
“If room is near the restaurant and bar area. If they have entertainment it could be somewhat louder-”
 of 5 bubbles HarryK471, 23 Feb 2017 | Read review
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