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El Castillo Hotel

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Calle Perezoso 300 Mtrs Este de Costanera, Ojochal 60501 Costa Rica See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
3.5 Star accommodation
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All reviews infinity pool costa rica chef pablo the general manager sushi chef living room wonderful staff sushi night view of the ocean local restaurants pura vida rooms are beautiful dinner menu our entire stay little piece of heaven main building enjoy the view
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Perfect place, perfect staff, perfect food! Thanks a lot. We’ll come back. The suite is very nice and quiet. The vue is amazing. The restaurant is gastronomic. Time stopped at this place! Pura vida!!!!

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Hotel's Favourite
Reviewed 9 March 2018 via mobile

We chose El Castillo for 3 nights to end our 3 week trip to Costa Rica in a little luxury... and what a choice. This place is outstanding. You will have a real ‘wow’ moment when you arrive and see THAT view for the first...More

4  Thank Joanne D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The team in this hotel made our stay fabulous. Gerson and Scott took care of all our needs, even needs we didn't no we had... And ofcourse recommended and booked the best activities for us. Pablo the chef made each dinner an exquisite event, using...More

Thank Chemik K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The staff were my favourite thing. A lovely team of people. Without exception, front and back of the house were professional, warm, and attentive. Hospitality abounds in this chic hotel on Costa Rica's south Pacific coast. Every meal was delicious, every drink hit the spot....More

Thank TCinT
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I went to Ojochal to celebrate our 20th anniversary. When we read the tag line: "if you like wildlife more than nightlife, this is the place for you," we were sold - we needed to unwind...and unwind we did! We found El...More

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Description
There is a reason our nine-room adult-only luxury hotel is named The Castle: The magnificent structure perched 600 feet above the Pacific Ocean has arguably the most dramatic view in all of Costa Rica. More Spectacular, yes. Stuffy, no. Our exceptional staff will ensure your vacation is the greatest of your lifetime. Dine at El Castillo’s own restaurant, Castillo’s Kitchen, a Chef’s Table concept mastering the evolution of Costa Rican cuisine. Experience elements of Costa Rica in every dish in a new and innovative way. Chef Pablo will dazzle you. Welcome to the jungle and about three percent of the biodiversity on this side of the planet. If you prefer wildlife over nightlife, this is the place for you. Whale watching, snorkeling, hiking, deep-sea fishing, zip lining, surfing, kayaking, beach combing, and sea turtle viewing are all within minutes of El Castillo. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Beachfront
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Concierge
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
9
Price range
US$238 - US$560 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Ojochal
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
9
Price range
US$238 - US$560 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Ojochal
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Traveller (343)
Room & Suite (106)
Pool & Beach (76)
Dining (65)
Amenities (2)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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Martise Y
15 May 2018|
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Response from Scott D | Property representative |
Hello and thanks for thinking of us. Here is some information on getting to Castillo. This is missing the links due to Tripadvisor's policy. You should fly into San Jose. The best is to rent a 4x4 in San Jose and drive... More
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britnie88
7 January 2018|
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Beach access is by car or local taxi… The beaches are safe… The Bamboo Room Restaurante Fusion Lookout Bistro Best happy hour in Dominical The restaurant also has a cozy bar with sports programming and pool billiards... More
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AbigailShropshire
30 December 2017|
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Response from Scott D | Property representative |
Tours around Ojochal can include snorkeling at Cano Island, hiking Corcovado Park or Hacienda Baru, horses to Nauyaka Falls, laying on the beach, ATVs, surf lessons, walking out on the famous Ballena Whale's Tail, white... More
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Room Tips
"Every room has a beautiful view...you can't go wrong. Rooms #1 & #5 are suites and are lovely!"
511genevievey
4 weeks ago
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"The Owner's Suite or the Bridal Suites"
rogerhwerner
30 Aug 2018
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"Garden view room with private patio. Amazing!"
750jordant
29 Aug 2018
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"Ocean View room was spectacular"
narcyl2017
18 Aug 2018
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