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Hotel Cantarana

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Overview
  • Excellent84%
  • Very good12%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“short walk”(28 reviews)
“costa rica”(35 reviews)
“every morning”(16 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 3 June 2018

Wow wow wow! We were in Costa Rica for two weeks on our honeymoon, and stayed in several places, but Hotel Cantarana was one of our favorites. - Best food of the whole trip! (and best food in all of Playa Grande too, we tried...More

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Response from Federico d, Propietario at Hotel CantaranaResponded 6 June 2018

Hola Andy and Lindsey ! What a pleasure it was to have you with us for your Honeymoon. We are glad you enjoyed your stay and that you found the magic in this place. We really hope to see you again for you anniversaries ;)...More

Reviewed 22 May 2018

Absolutely wonderful spot. This lovely boutique hotel is just opposite the ocean and we loved the sound of the waves crashing while enjoying outdoor yoga, a swim in the lovely pool or quiet time in the shade. Staff (Evelyn, Anna, and extra specially Madeline )...More

1  Thank howmargaretseesit
Response from Federico d, Propietario at Hotel CantaranaResponded 6 June 2018

Hola Margaret ! What a pleasure to have you and your husband. We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us in paradise. Thank you for taking the time to review our restaurant and staff. It is always, truly a pleasure to make you feel...More

Reviewed 18 April 2018

Excellent small hotel with great staff and descent rooms. Located close to the beach. Need a vehicle, but that's true for much of CR. Definitely recommend! Restaurant was good as well. Prices were pretty typical of the area.

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Response from Federico d, Gerente at Hotel CantaranaResponded 19 April 2018

Hello, Thank you for your time sharing your experience! Is very important for us in order to improve every day. Thank you for recommend us! PURA VIDA

Reviewed 27 March 2018

Spent time at this lovely hotel over the holiday season. It is close to their private beach and features clean rooms. Every morning, we enjoyed a very nice breakfast in the Bistro. Evelyne, the hotel manager and the rest of the staff were extremely welcoming...More

Thank jtruss2018
Response from Federico d, Propietario at Hotel CantaranaResponded 28 March 2018

Hola, Thank you for taking the time to review us. We are happy you enjoyed your vacations with us. We hope to see you again for your next vacations in Playa Grande Evelyne Lariviere Hotel Manager

Reviewed 28 February 2018

This was our 5th trip back to Costa Rica and Hotel Cantarana. Going in February you can be assured of outstanding weather and surf. We found this hotel in 2013 and always stay here on vacation. There have been additions to the pool area which...More

Thank Wayne M
Response from Federico d, Owner at Hotel CantaranaResponded 8 March 2018

Hola Wayne and Donna, It was great to see you this year again. We're so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us. Thanks so much for writing about your experience here, and we appreciate your compliments! Nothing pleases us more than to know our guests...More

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Our small Boutique Hotel is situated in the Northwest of Guanacaste on a peninsula bordering directly on Marino Las Baulas National Park. We are 100m from the almost deserted endless beach of Playa Grande. In our ...More beautiful double rooms & tropical garden you will find tranquility & relaxation in soothing seclusion. Our atmospheric Bistro invites you to tasty culinary excursions for your eyes and taste. Our experienced team looks after you with great care, doing their very best to make your holiday a pleasantly unforgettable one. Our extremely accommodating staff will always be more than happy to help you with anything you need from tour booking to make Cantarana a home away from home. Surfing is only one minute away from our front door and perfect for all level of surfers. We offer surf lessons and board rentals. Thank you for choosing us Cantarana Team Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Breakfast Available
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Beachfront
Room Service
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
On the Beach
,
Romantic
,
Family
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
On the Beach
,
Romantic
,
Family
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
On the Beach
,
Romantic
,
Family
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Room & Suite (63)
Dining (34)
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Joubert V
28 June 2018|
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Response from PaoloRoss | Reviewed this property |
Hi. A taxi will be expensive. We used public buses and a taxi. Friends used a taxi and it cost $60 usd from Liberia We caught a public bus to Haucas which is a small intersection town, then we flagged down a taxi which... More
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28 October 2017|
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Response from Federico d | Property representative |
Hello, Is 1 hour drive from Liberia. Is about 60 km far away approximate.
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Response from lucky2324 | Reviewed this property |
Definitely great for paddle boarding. The bigger waves are in a section towards the north end of the beach.
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Room Tips
"Make sure your door looks and the refrigerator is working"
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"Rooms 1 - 4 are pretty much the same. Water pressure is better in the first floor rooms."
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"Upstairs rooms are quieter and silent, do not choose the room under the restaurant"
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"Select rooms 1-4. Do not choose room #5."
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