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    Backyard Hotel

    Hermosa Beach | 4 km south of Playa Jaco, Playa Hermosa 4023, Costa Rica
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    Overview
    • Excellent40%
    • Very good32%
    • Average13%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible9%
    Travellers talk about
    “surf contest” (6 reviews)
    “costa rica” (11 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    Wheelchair Access
    Business Centre
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    11 - 15 of 78 reviews

    Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

    The Backyard Hotel and Bar is by far the best place I went on my Costa Rician vacation. The atmosphere is a surfers paradise coupled by the most gorgeous sunsets and the friendliest staff, making this place my number one stop! I would highly highly...More

    Thank Smoores2
    Response from Nick K, Gerente at Backyard HotelResponded 14 March 2017

    Thank you very much for the choosing the Backyard Hotel, we are happy to know that you enjoyed your stay in our hotel. We hope for you return of the hotel again, you are welcome to the hotel any time in the future.

    Reviewed 9 January 2017

    Rooms are great, surf is great, food is great, service is great! I stayed at the Backyard with my girlfriend and we had a blast, they have a surf tournament every Saturday and then you can stay at the hotel's bar to enjoy some good...More

    Thank Daniel F
    Response from Nick K, Gerente at Backyard HotelResponded 14 March 2017

    Thank you very much for the choosing the Backyard Hotel, we are happy to know that you enjoyed your stay in our hotel. We hope for you return of the hotel again, you are welcome to the hotel any time in the future.

    Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

    My wife and I stayed at the hotel in October. The stay was pleasant, however, I noticed I was charged double for everything. So I called the hotel and they said, "I can't do anything you just need to call your Credit Card Company", so...More

    4  Thank Robert B
    Reviewed 26 November 2016

    We stayed at BACK YARDS , Playa Hermosa (,We were a family of 6 and two rooms- 1 ocean view and both rooms had a bunk beds , We had great surf in front of the place and other breaks were walking distance, we loved...More

    1  Thank fissshy
    Response from Nick K, Gerente at Backyard HotelResponded 14 March 2017

    Thank you very much for the choosing the Backyard Hotel, we are happy to know that you enjoyed your stay in our hotel. We hope for you return of the hotel again, you are welcome to the hotel any time in the future.

    Reviewed 23 November 2016

    After reading a few negative reviews I had to write a review. The staff at the Backyard could not be more courteous or accommodating. Upon a late arrival into San Jose, the even set up a Mercedes to pick me up at the airport. Even...More

    1  Thank Kurt D
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Room Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 95 - USD 218 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 10
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    • Location
    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Puntarenas >
    • Playa Hermosa
    • Also Known As
    • Backyard Hotel Playa Hermosa
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    Pool & Beach (37)
    Room & Suite (25)
    Dining (6)
    Hotel & Grounds (79)
    Family and Play Areas (8)
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    RTaylorIII
    3 September 2015|
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    Response from CasuarinaItaly | Reviewed this property |
    I don't know how much a cab is but if you are flying into San Jose it is quite far. By the way this hotel over booked me by $50.00 and still owes me the money from a false charge on my credit card. They said they would... More
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    4 February 2015|
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    Response from irip99 | Reviewed this property |
    Not sure where your hotel is. Backyard is on the Hermosa/Jaco beach area. If you are staying in costa for any length of time rent a car. Taxis are expensive and will add up quickly. I understand its cultural for Canadians to... More
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    "I like #2 next to the bar but there are others that look upon the pool or beach"
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    "Ask for a room on the second floor for more privacy."
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    "Lower floor (of two) near back was close too pool and few steps from lounge chairs with ocean view. Was..."
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    "All rooms are nice. But there are 2 that face the ocean. Book those if you can."
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