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San Jose, Costa Rica
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

This hotel is great, prices are super super cheap compared with other hotels in the area, the new rooms are great (make sure you get one of those, the old ones are fine but not great), pool is fine, it has the BEST view in Flamingo beach, restaurant is surprisingly good, breakfast is perfect and they have rush hour for...

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1Thank JPablo92
Kingston, Canada
Reviewed 2 September 2016

We booked this hotel with Book it at a last minute, the pictures of the hotel are very nice. It appears clean and fairly up to date. We arrived at the hotel after passing it twice as it is not clearly marked and the sign looked nothing like the pictures. Seemingly the Hotel recently changed names. We went to our...

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5Thank Leanne C
Lincoln NE
Reviewed 29 June 2016

Note to TripAdvisor: This hotel is now called "Paradise Hotel and Casino." There may be an "El Sabanero" down the coast, I believe, but the hotel described here is on a hill 5 blocks from Flamingo Beach. I tried to leave a review under the current business name, but there is no page for it. Now, the review: We really...

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6Thank SteChatte
San Jose, Costa Rica
Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

This hotel suffers from lack of detail. Allow me to explain: The good: price is good and the hotel does have a great ocean view. The So-so: most everything fits here. Food is not great, but not bad either, just food, kinda forgettable. There are tons of missing details that in and of themselves are not important but when you...

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3Thank Rodrigo E
Ronald R, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Paradise Flamingo Beach, responded to this review

Don Rodrigo, thank you for taking the time to write such extensive and complete review, we appreciate your comment. We are working still in improve our hotel, I won´t lie, it has been an expensive and slow process. That is the main reason of our very low rate, no other hotel has the view and location that Paradise Flamingo has...

San Jose, Costa Rica
Reviewed 18 April 2016 via mobile

The hotel is really nice. Low prices and personal is very friendly . I invite everyone to come and enjoy. Food is really good. And drinks. Beach is very exclusive . there's happy hour 11 am to 2 pm and 5 pm to 7 pm ... Amazing

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1Thank Jonvargast
Red Deer, Alberta
Reviewed 17 March 2016 via mobile

This was the first (and only) place I found in Costa Rica that I felt like I got true value for my money. You are nickled and dimed everywhere in Costa Rica and that isn't even taking into consideration that everything is overpriced to begin with. We showed up looking for a place and they gave us a great room...

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1Thank Salmon233
Surrey
Reviewed 7 March 2016

The first impression you get of this hotel is the up hill slope and the crowded car park where our rented car was dented. The reception people seem clueless at all times but eventually they deliver. I f you are in the Ocean view rooms you get to carry your baggage by yourself down the staircase which at the time...

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2Thank luckyonelol
Ronald R, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Paradise Flamingo Beach, responded to this review

We truly appreciate your comments, I have to always explain that, yes, we are a small hotel trying to make it´s way to stand out! Every day we start operations hoping to serve our guest with dedication and passion. This is a tourist country, we speak Spanish but we do our best in trying to speak our guests language to...

santa fe
Reviewed 26 February 2016

I loved this hotel. very nice clean large room, nice view from patio and dining room, excellent staff who all knocked themselves out, above and beyond, to help us and make our stay enjoyable. food ranged from adequate to excellent, mostly excellent. be very specific about what you order because you dont always get what you texpected.. the sopa crema...

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 24 February 2016 via mobile

Can't complain about a thing. Our server, Charlie was very accommodating and friendly. Upon his recommendation we started off with 4 different types of ceviche which were served with plantain chips. All of them were delicious. The 4 fish dishes that we shared were awesome as well. Rice with Octopus, Sea Bass, Lobster, and Mahi Mahi were great and more...

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 20 February 2016

We stayed in room 503. It is now called Paradise Dream Hotel and Casino. First, I'd like to admit I'm a lighter sleeper and work night shift. The receptionist, Shirley, when we arrived and left was fabulous. She and our waiter, Charlie, were the only ones deserving of any stars. She was kind and allowed me to try some Spanish,...

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Ronald R, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Paradise Flamingo Beach, responded to this review

Hi! thank you for your comments. I am sorry that you had a bad concept about our facilities. The work that was being done in the room next to you had an issue that needed to be fixed right away, an unsuspected problem was the cause, that is the reason why we did not offer you another room earlier, but...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free Internet
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Casino and Gambling
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
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  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Paradise Flamingo Beach is an Ocean Front Hotel in exclusive Playa Flamingo. In addition to sporting its own privately accessed beach.Paradise Flamingo Beach Hotel is close to Conchal Beach, and Penca Beach and only a short distance from Tamarindo Beach and Hermosa Bay Beach. Paradise Flamingo Beach Hotel also features multiple dining venues, the best of indoor and outdoor dining, ample meeting and banquet space, multiple bars including a wet bar and spacious Ocean Front terraces. Weddings, events, family trips... ... more   less 

Additional Information about Paradise Flamingo Beach

Address: Flamingo Beach Road | Near to Flamingo Marina Resort, Playa Flamingo 50308, Costa Rica (Formerly El Sabanero Beach Hotel)
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Playa Flamingo
Price Range: RM339 - RM1,088 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Paradise Flamingo Beach 3*
Number of rooms: 47
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Also Known As:
Estela De Fuego Hotel Playa Flamingo
Paradise Flamingo Beach Costa Rica/Playa Flamingo
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“Ocean Room side- honeymooners this is the best place..Pool Side -Easy access to pool with both Ocean and pool view”
 of 5 bubbles micsw, 8 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Room 6 has great view and it's nice”
 of 5 bubbles Santino1982, 22 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Ask for one of rooms directly below the patio. Those are the only rooms with the great ocean view.”
 of 5 bubbles SteChatte, 29 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Bring your own kettle,”
 of 5 bubbles luckyonelol, 7 Mar 2016 | Read review
“For quiet , do not choose pool side rooms”
 of 5 bubbles patrigiulia, 12 Jan 2016 | Read review
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