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Cafe Playa Negra

Travellers' Choice award winner
04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
US$93*
US$88*
US$93*
US$88*
US$93*
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San Jose, Costa Rica
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We ate here twice while in playa negra. The food was great and the ceviche was my favorite! The atmosphere is fun and they play great adventure videos on the wall. This is a can't miss when going through playa negra area.

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Alberta
Reviewed 20 April 2017

It was hard deciding what to eat as we had heard so many good reviews. We were a party of four and each ordered something different. We all enjoyed our meals. The staff are friendly however limited with the amount of English they can speak.

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Jaffa, Tel Aviv, Israel
Reviewed 23 March 2017

The staff is wonderful, friendly and they care. Food is the best in the village. They went out of their way to order us special fish. We ate there a few times and every time it was perfect. The food and the vibes.

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Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

We stopped by cause we heard the burger was really good and it did not disappoint! The ceviche was amazing and had an awesome spicy kick that didn't linger, very enjoyable! Atmosphere was relaxed and the menu had something for everyone!

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Richmond, Virginia
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Just a short stroll away from Hotel Playa Negra make Cafe Playa Negra the perfect place for an evening walk under the stars! Great for drinks, Appetizers, Dinner, and company! Friendly staff, great food and drink, and good tunes playing! Be sure to drop in and stay a while!

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Playa Junquillal, Costa Rica
Reviewed 4 March 2017

My wife, son and I went to Cafe Playa Negra for a special dinner, to celebrate. The food was absolutely delicious - I had beef tenderloin and my wife had a seafood pasta. Both dishes were some of the best food we've had in recent memory and we were glad we chose to celebrate there. The staff was also friendly...

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Canada
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Cafe Playa Negra is about a 10 minute walk to the beach but is a clean and comfortable place to stay. Breakfast was always lovely and the staff was usually available when we needed. There isn't much for variety of places to stay in Playa Negra so this place ranked pretty good amongst them all. There are hostel and luxury...

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Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

My friends and I had an incredible stay at Cafe Playa Negra. The staff was so kind and accommodating, the food/drinks were delicious, and we were a quick walk from the beautiful beach! So excited to come back soon.

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Carlos V, Director of Sales at Cafe Playa Negra, responded to this review

We also enjoy your stay, hope to see you guys soon. Thanks

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Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at CPN- great value, inviting atmosphere, and delicious food and drinks at the restaurant. The location is also ideal with a short walk to the beach and 30-45 min drive to Tamarindo for additional activities. However the staff is the true highlight of this hotel! Dani, Janelle, and Lela took great care of us, and...

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Carlos V, Director of Sales at Cafe Playa Negra, responded to this review

Looking forward to have you back with us. Thanks

Paris, France
Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

Another overrated spot at the beach, price vs quality totally unbalanced. Anything coming with teriyaki sauce or any other "sauce" will be swimming on it, that's a pitty for the tuna & fish steaks, veggies way overcooked. The simplest things are usually the hardest to nail. Flavours ok, but nothing close to Peruvian cuisine. The ceviche is the closest thing...

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Carlos V, Director of Sales at Cafe Playa Negra, responded to this review

Thanks for your review, as usual we will keep trying to do our best to improve for our customers. We have been doing it for the past 15 years with good results. Just to clarify, we are Peruvians and have a mix of Peruvian fusion cuisine and international. Peruvian cuisine comes in different ways and in Peru depends on where...

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Restaurant
  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Great hotel with good prices, A/C, wi-fi and swimming pool. The best food and prices for the adventurous that want to try the energizing peruvian ceviche or for the most conservative that want a fine Tuna steak or a good hamburguer. Open for breakfast, lunch & dinner. Surf videos, bar and great music. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cafe Playa Negra

Address: Main street | Frente Mini Super Los Pargos, Playa Negra 5150, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Playa Negra
Price Range: RM374 - RM499 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Cafe Playa Negra 3*
Number of rooms: 6
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“I only ate at the restaurant. I did see a pool and it's a short walk to the great beach of Playa Negra!”
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“All rooms are nice, but corners have more light.”
Lucabentivo, 27 Jun 2016 | Read review
“All of them are great, the big decision is simply how many people are in your group”
rickien2016, 3 Jun 2016 | Read review
“All rooms I believe are great we had 3 adults in ours and a corner room it was great”
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“Corner rooms are larger”
Lucabentivo, 11 Nov 2015 | Read review
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