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Papaya Con Leche

Shops at Hotel Diria # 9, Tamarindo 50309, Costa Rica
+506 2653 3902
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Great store!

I was only in for a minute, having saw a really cute polka dot purse in the window. I rushed in as... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Christine V
Loving My New Custom Swimwear!!💜👙

My friends recently visited Costa Rica & discovered this gem of a shop!! Soon after their return... read more

Reviewed 8 May 2017
Battle Creek, Michigan
via mobile
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Papaya con Leche is a unique brand which creates high-end, sexy, vibrant beachwear on Costa Rica’s Gold Coast in Playa Tamarindo. Renowned for signature surf style suits and their Gold Label Patchwork Collection, Papaya con Leche offers superior quality in luxury swimwear. Our services include creating swimsuits based on your own personal style. Because everyone is unique, we take care to personally fit every swimsuit to your exact measurements.
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Shops at Hotel Diria # 9, Tamarindo 50309, Costa Rica
+506 2653 3902
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I was only in for a minute, having saw a really cute polka dot purse in the window. I rushed in as my friends kept walking, but not only did I get the purse, I met the owner/designer. She was lovely, and I will go...More

Thank Christine V
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

My friends recently visited Costa Rica & discovered this gem of a shop!! Soon after their return, they shared all of the unique swimwear creations they had purchased.. As soon as I saw them, I knew I just HAD to have some of these custom...More

Thank Moondoz
Reviewed 1 May 2017

I cannot say enough great things about Papaya Con Leche. KaTa is a top notch designer! She really knows how to fit her clothing to your life style. I leave in Seattle and KaTa was so very helpful in finding items that I would continue...More

1  Thank debbierowley70
Reviewed 26 April 2017

I was there six years ago with six years less married weight and Got a wonderful bikini and upon my return I was sooo thrilled to see she was still there!!! got more bikini's to fit my new body! thank you!!!

Thank Sommer S
Reviewed 14 April 2017

I spent the morning walking into literally all the stores in Tamarindo. As I was walking back to my hotel, the woman from one from the open kiosks told me to check out Papaya Con Leche. Love, love love my 2 suits, I know I...More

1  Thank Starla S
Reviewed 10 April 2017

I have been to Tamarindo twice now and ended up buying a bikini both times. This store is wonderful and the owner takes the time to find out exactly what you want in a suit. Customizing is done right at the store. I highly recommend...More

1  Thank bettyann2017
Reviewed 6 April 2017

They have so much variety for you to choose from. I have a small cup size, but wearing one of their bikinis it instantly gave me cleavage without any padding...I was amazed! I had so much fun and it really boosted my self confidence. Totally...More

1  Thank Rokhi M
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

Window shopping and walked in. Custom swimsuits, very attentive sales. Great place! nice dresses too.

Thank travelbugstl47
Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

Was shopping to bring something home for my daughter. Don't know much about women's beach wear but I do know that I don't like paying for overpriced brand names that can be purchased at home. This isn't that kind of place. Everything seemed reasonably priced...More

Thank Life_tourist1963
Reviewed 20 October 2016

I was looking for a specific type of swimsuit, one with a loose tankini top. They happily customized a top for me, for a decent price. I couldn't have been more pleased! I got several compliments on the fit and uniqueness of the design. I...More

Thank mkzimm
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Marcie L
15 January 2016|
Response from Papayaconleche | Property representative |
Hi Marcie! We have a large selection of swimsuit sizes and colors and styles here at Papaya con Leche! In the bikinis we also sell separates if you want to mix-and-match or if you need different sized tops and bottoms... More