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Hotel Guanamar

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

the location of this hotel is totally worth it, any room will have an spectacular view of the bay, and since the room has a nice balcony, you can have there all of the sunset and sunrise at your comfortable room. also it is located just in front of the beach and many convenient stores are nearby. one thing to...

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Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 7 March 2017

We ate there after it got dark and had no idea of the fantastic views we missed. The food was great, I had perfectly cooked piece of tuna. We had to go back there the next day for the sunset (just stayed for drinks however)

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Hotel M, Customer Service at Hotel Guanamar, responded to this review

Dear Ballardian, Thank you for your summission, we are really greatful with your visit hope you enjoy it all the time. you are more than welcome back. regards

Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

Mahi Mahi is a must! Get in there and eat the fish!! It's fresh!!!! Did I say it's fresh!!! Food was amazing!!! We stumbled in by accident. First turn in up the hill! Service is friendly and attentive. Can't go wrong!

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Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

I am a very seasoned traveler who has Fully changed its way of travelling and as a consequence stayed at this place. The reason is very simple. rankings of hôtels are now suffering of inertia. Best hotels from day one stay at the top and will raise their price. So I don't book anymore in advance except for first and...

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Hotel M, Custoemr service at Hotel Guanamar, responded to this review

Dear jobi2211 Thank you for your summission, we are really greatful with your visit hope you enjoy it all the time. you are more than welcome back. regards

Spruce Grove, Canada
Reviewed 14 February 2017

My husband and I stayed for one evening. The resort was well kept. Friendly staff and the ocean view from our room was absolutely stunning. View from the pool was gorgeous.. Our room was next to some trees where the Howler Monkeys hung out. My husband was able to get close enough to take some photos. Loved this resort and...

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Hotel M, Customer service at Hotel Guanamar, responded to this review

Dear Connie P Thank you for your summission, we are really greatful with your visit hope you enjoy it all the time. Hope to see you again. regards

Gananoque, Canada
Reviewed 18 January 2017

This was our first trip to Costa Rica and we were very happy with our choice of accommodations. We had an ocean-view cabina from which we watched the sunset every night and we were very sad to leave. The place is a little frayed around the edges, but it is also a very good value. The location is unbeatable, a...

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Hotel M, Customer Service at Hotel Guanamar, responded to this review

Dear Gantraveller, Thank you for your summission, we are really greatful with your visit hope you enjoy it all the time, we hope to see you again please let us know to have some "guacamole" ready for you. you are more than welcome back. regards

Reviewed 17 January 2017

1- Delicious breakfast/ 5 different options. 2- Amazing sunsets from the swimming pool. 3- I recommend Ocean View Rooms. 4- Very very close to the beach. 5- I would go again to Carrillo Beach to Guanamar Hotel certainly. Just as improvement area for the hotel, I got at the beginning the wrong room and no one from reception could help...

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SoCal
Reviewed 10 January 2017

While we didn't stay there, most of our family did and loved it. We did use their facilities to host my mother's remarriage. It was a beautiful venue. We also ate at their restaurant. The food was good. We always eat comida tipica when we're in Costa Rica, and it didn't disappoint.

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Reviewed 10 January 2017

This is a good Hotel with spacious rooms and a view that is out of this world. Ask for the upper level rooms as they have the best views. The pool and dining area has the best sunset location in Playa Carrillo hands down. The restaurant needs an overhaul. We ordered a skirt steak and filet mignon. We got gristle...

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Newtown, Connecticut
Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

Stay far away from this hotel, or rather a glorified motel. The facility is disgusting and dirty. It looks as if the housekeeping has also gone on vacation. We arrived at the hotel to a room that was musty, dirty, without towels, and no toilet paper. When we checked in the staff was rude and slow to provide toilet paper....

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Laura P, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Hotel Guanamar, responded to this review

Good afternoon We regret to hear that the experience you had at the hotel did not meet your expectations. However we strive to be better every day. The hotel is in a process of restructuring, and this should go step by step so we don´t have to close our doors to our customers. We always make sure that the rooms...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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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
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Guanamar is a three star family hotel in Playa Carrillo Costa Rica in Guanacaste province which has been operating for the last 25 years in the North Pacific coast of Costa Rica, near the warm waters of Pacific ocean.It just 2 miles from Playa Samara. The hotel is surrounded by the rich and exuberant flora and fauna typical from the area. Guanamar is perfectly situated on the hill top at the southern end of the bay, inviting guests to enjoy the spectacular panoramic views and sunsets. Guanamar is located close to samara beach hotels (4miles) and just 1 mile from local airport (samara airport). ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Guanamar

Address: Playa Carrillo Guanacaste | Playa Samara Nicoya, Playa Carrillo 1260, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Playa Carrillo
Price Range: RM378 - RM829 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Guanamar 3*
Number of rooms: 42
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Also Known As:
Guanamar Hotel Playa Carrillo
Hotel Guanamar Costa Rica/Guanacaste - Playa Carrillo
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“make sure your room has a view to the bay”
carlamT5328GJ, 8 May 2017 | Read review
“Ocean view balcony room..”
conniep327, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Ocean-view rooms 117-124 have the best views of the sunset.”
Gantraveller, 18 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Ask for Ocean View Suites”
jjulianc2016, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Upper level rooms for the best view”
dansD1426RZ, 9 Jan 2017 | Read review
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