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Rancho Armadillo Estate

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  • Excellent91%
  • Very good7%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Breakfast included
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Reviewed 17 December 2012

from the moment I got out of the car and was greeted by Rick, owner and operator of Armadillo, I was instantly welcomed and immediately felt right at home. The amount of information and concierge services he offers his guests far surpass many of the...More

4  Thank Sharon E
Reviewed 25 November 2012

We were lucky enough that when our airline changed our tickets, they gave us an extra night in Costa Rica. So, we wanted to move closer to the airport, but still be near the coast, and Rick's place - Rancho Armadillo - was perfect! The...More

3  Thank rokubanlu
Reviewed 14 September 2012

We (a couple in our 30s/40s) stayed at Rancho Armadillo Estates in early Sept 2012, and discovered the real reason that this place is rated so highly. It’s not the room we stayed in, which was very nice, with a king-sized bed, exposed wood ceiling,...More

11  Thank Wanderers-2013
Reviewed 16 August 2012

We stayed at Rancho Armadillo on the first half of our Costa Rica vacation, and I am not sure that I have ever been so happy with a lodging pick in all of my travels. The grounds were beautiful and the loft overlooking the pool...More

2  Thank hmelawyer
Reviewed 9 August 2012

First let me say that Rick is more knowledgeable about what to do and where to eat than any other travel person we have ever worked with. Our family stayed at Rancho Armadillo in two rooms. Both were clean and comfortable. His estate is beautiful,...More

4  Thank Cathy K
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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Outdoor pool
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$170 - US$200 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette
Details
Price range
US$170 - US$200 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette
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Arvind A
17 February 2015|
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Response from RanchoArmadillo | Property representative |
We are located on the side of the mountain overlooking the Gulf of Papagayo, about 1 Mile from the beach in Coco. (10 -15 minute walk downhill) Because the mountains come right down to the ocean each of the beaches north and... More
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"The rooms are spacious half-duplexes scattered around a large beautifully landscaped estate."
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"Any room is great, we tried them all. The howler monkeys are right beside you!"
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"Deluxe suite has huge bathroom with cool shower and tub too."
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"Great views, certain rooms easily accessible with others having quite a few stairs."
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