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Occidental Papagayo - Adults only

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14/05/2017 15/05/2017
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you want a 100% honest review than take a couple of minutes to read mine. This country is closely tied as my all time favorites to visit; the other being Thailand. It was my first time in Costa Rica and I was absolutely blown away by the some of the friendliest people and a country abound with wildlife and...

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Papagayo O, Gerente at Occidental Papagayo - Adults only, responded to this review

Dear Dustin, Thank you for sharing your feedback on your recent holiday experience among us, our main goal being to ensure we keep on delivering unforgettable holiday experiences to our guests, your comments are crucial in this process therefore we highly value your time and constructive critics. Moreover, we thank you for your kind words towards our staff, we are...

Discovery Bay, California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is a nice place for the price. You are limited to 1 dinner in a restaurant for every 3 nights stay otherwise you have to eat in the buffet which is quite good so not a problem. The pool bar closes at 5pm which is early in my book and the pool (there is only 1) closes at 7pm....

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Papagayo O, Gerente at Occidental Papagayo - Adults only, responded to this review

Dear Gemma, In Occidental we strongly believe that there is always room for improvement and your comments will assist our team in their continuous efforts aimed at meeting our guests' expectations, therefore we greatly appreciate the time you took out of your day to share your constructive critics We are surprised by your comment related to the behavior of one...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were so disappointed with this hotel. Please do your research before you book. I expected a beautiful beach surrounded by lush rainforests and that is definitely not the case. This area of CR is incredibly hot. I mean 100 degrees hot so all the surrounding trees and grass are dead. The maintenance team does a good job of maintaining...

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Papagayo O, Gerente at Occidental Papagayo - Adults only, responded to this review

Dear Mickey, Firstly we would like to thank you for taking the time to share your impressions regarding your recent stay at our Occidental Papagayo hotel. It is only through feedback such as yours that we are able to maintain and improve upon the service that we provide to our guests. Our staff's service and kindness is one of our...

Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We really enjoyed our stay at Occidental Papagayo this winter for our Honeymoon! The resort is small, so it was easy to get around and it allowed for a greater sense of relaxation without too many people to create an overwhelming environment. The beach never felt crowded and we were able to spend the majority of each day there even...

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Papagayo O, Gerente at Occidental Papagayo - Adults only, responded to this review

Dear Morgan, First and foremost we would like to thank you for the praising review you shared following your recent visit to our Occidental Papagayo hotel and are delighted to read that we were able to match your expectations. At Occidental we know that meals are an important aspect of our guests' overall holiday experience in our hotels, this is...

Shawano, Wisconsin
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First time to Costa Rica - but the four of us have been on 18 spring trips together - Mexico, Jamaica, and the Dominican Republic. This resort is very easy going and relaxed. First time we've ever been to an adults only and I'm sure that was the main reason the pace was so much slower than other resorts. Three...

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Papagayo O, Gerente at Occidental Papagayo - Adults only, responded to this review

Dear Waldo, Thank you for making our Occidental Papagayo your choice hotel on this occasion and for your very kind recommendation to the travel community of Tripadvisor, this positive feedback keeps us motivated to encounter the compliance of our demanding quality standards. We want to tell you that the climate of the province of Guanacaste is characterized by being the...

Florida
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Short-and-sweet: (1) exceptionally gorgeous resort set upon hillsides overlooking the Gulf of Papagayo (2) it's a 4-star not a 5-star (3) only three restaurants - four "in season" - but will do Vegan-friendly for you (4) smaller resort with many bungalow-style rooms, and (5) wonderful friendly staff. So I checked-in early and was escorted to the Buffet whereupon my saying...

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Jean Marie P, Director General at Occidental Papagayo - Adults only, responded to this review

Dear Lite T; Thank you for making our Occidental Papagayo your choice hotel on this occasion and for your very kind recommendation to the travel community of Trip Advisor, this positive feedback keeps us motivated to encounter the compliance of our demanding quality standards. At Barceló we know that meals are an important aspect of our guests' overall holiday experience...

Chambly, Canada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It's a good quiet/boring resort. If you go there thinking to have fun, well bring the fun with you. That place is dead most of the time. Good place to sleep there at the end of the day and to spend your day time outside of the resort enjoying the wonderful nature of Costa Rica.

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Jean Marie P, Director General at Occidental Papagayo - Adults only, responded to this review

Dear hm012014; We are really sorry to read that you did not enjoy the experience in our hotel to the fullest as we strive to make each stay with us an unforgettable one. Further, we are sorry that you didn´t really appreciate the efforts of our entertainment team either. They do try to involve and animate our guests although we...

Minneapolis, MN
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The resort is very beautiful, but very isolated. The grounds crew works from dusk to dawn on the property.We arrived in the dry season and thus things appeared dry and dead once off the property.You are in the middle of nowhere and a rental car is really a necessity. The resort has a shuttle, $12(rt) charge to go to and...

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Jean Marie P, Director General at Occidental Papagayo - Adults only, responded to this review

Dear whitewtr23; It is awesome to know how much you enjoyed your stay and the wild life of the resort. Our main goal is to offer our guests the best quality service to create unforgettable experiences, and it seem we have surpassed for you, we are really happy. We will share all your comments with our team to encourage them...

Rhinelander, Wisconsin
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a great time here. The resort was beautiful, the people were friendly, and the food and drinks were great. But as the week went on, we began to notice that this while resort was amazing, it also seemed purposefully inconvenient. Purposefully inconvenient means that when you try to make a reservation for a restaurant, it's going to be...

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Jean Marie P, Director General at Occidental Papagayo - Adults only, responded to this review

Dear hodagviajero; Thank you for taking the time to share your recent vacation experience at Occidental Papagayo. We are so pleased to read that you had a great time and appreciate all of your feedback. We would also like to say how grateful we are to you for your extensive and descriptive review, highlighting important features of the resort and...

Saint Cloud, Minnesota
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It was our first time in Costa Rica and will definitely go back. We have vacationed in MX and have previously stayed at the Occidental Playa Del Carmen. This resort topped that resort! The food was so much better in the buffets and restaurants here and the atmosphere was to die for. Such a relaxing resort, very impressive. I would...

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Jean Marie P, Director General at Occidental Papagayo - Adults only, responded to this review

Dear shanijean; Thank you for the great feedback of your recent holiday experience at our Occidental Papagayo; guest satisfaction is our number one goal and there is nothing better than achieving that, we are happy our hotel and staff were able to meet all your needs during your stay. It is also good to know that you enjoyed the many...

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Free Internet
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Breakfast included
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in Guanacaste on the Pacific coast of Costa Rica,The Adults Only Occidental Papagayo is only at 25 minutes from the Liberia International Airport. This Resort surrounded by nature, boast lush tropical landscape with scenic views of Bahia Culebra in Papagayo Golf.Ideal for couples, honeymooners and adult guest seeking a relaxing getaway. The Occidental Papagayo offers a highly personalized five star all- inclusive experience delivered by an attentive and dedicated staff. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Occidental Papagayo - Adults only

Address: Playa Buena, 485000, Costa Rica (Formerly Occidental Grand Papagayo by Barceló)
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Gulf of Papagayo
Price Range: $276 - $478 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Occidental Papagayo - Adults only 4*
Number of rooms: 163
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Also Known As:
Occidental Grand Papagayo Hotel Gulf Of Papagayo
Occidental Grand Papagayo Gulf Of
Occidental Grand Papagayo Costa Rica
Grande Papagayo Costa Rica
Grand Papagayo Liberia
Hotel Style:
#4 Top resorts Hotel in Gulf of Papagayo
#5 Spa Hotel in Gulf of Papagayo
#6 Luxury Hotel in Gulf of Papagayo
#7 On the Beach Hotel in Gulf of Papagayo
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