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    La Gaviota Tropical

    2nd Beach Road to End | Right 75 Meters to Roberto's, Playa Hermosa 5019, Costa Rica
    011 506 2672 0011
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    “rooftop pool” (24 reviews)
    “sol y” (12 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Room Service
    Multilingual Staff
    Wheelchair Access
    Laundry Service
    Rooftop Terrace
    Shuttle Bus Service
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    1 - 5 of 119 reviews

    Reviewed 22 September 2017

    You know how you find an extraordinarily wonderful place to stay, yet hate to tell the world about it so it won’t get so popular that the place loses its charm? Well, that’s how we feel about La Gaviota Tropical Boutique Hotel in Playa Hermosa,...More

    Thank KKPlumlee
    Response from Bette G, Owner at La Gaviota TropicalResponded 26 September 2017

    We enjoyed meeting you and having you stay at La Gaviota Tropical. Thank you for this beautifully written review. I think I need to hire you for your writing skills.

    Reviewed 2 August 2017

    We (family of 5) stayed at La Govita Tropical in July 2017. This boutique hotel was beautiful and a perfect stay for the start of our Costa Rica vacation. We stayed for 2 nights and wish we would have stayed for more. The boutique hotel...More

    Thank Tricia S
    Reviewed 23 June 2017

    The good: Let me start out by saying this hotel is much prettier than the pictures depict online and it sits right on the beach. It is walking distance to several places on the beach and a couple of places that are not. They have...More

    Thank terri c
    Response from Bette G, Owner at La Gaviota TropicalResponded 24 June 2017

    We are so glad you enjoyed your stay at La Gaviota Tropical. We enjoyed meeting you. Having lived near beaches our entire lives, we understand the difference between ocean front and ocean view. Perhaps we need to clarify this for others on our website. How...More

    Reviewed 7 June 2017

    We had a great stay at La Gaviota Tropical. The rooftop pool, the beach, the food and the service were all top notch. If you're looking for a quiet place with all the amenities this is the place for you!

    Thank pbbarnett
    Response from robertjes2, Propietario at La Gaviota TropicalResponded 8 June 2017

    Thank you very much, and in the near future to see them again enjoying with us.

    Reviewed 29 April 2017

    Small hotel with the perfect staff, the perfect hotel, the perfect rooms, the perfect beach and the perfect food. Stayed here for the last day of the vacation to be closer to the airport and was an amazing last day. Clean, excellent, beautifully decorated, monkeys...More

    Thank clarypj05
    Response from Bette G, Owner at La Gaviota TropicalResponded 1 May 2017

    We are so happy you enjoyed your stay at La Gaviota Tropical and enjoyed your dinner at Roberto's. We think we have a gem. It is good to hear that you agree. Please come again.

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Room Service
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
    • Price range
    • US$157 - US$244 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 5
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    • Location
    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Guanacaste >
    • Playa Hermosa
    • Also Known As
    • La Gaviota Tropical Costa Rica/Playa Hermosa
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    terri c
    30 March 2017|
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    Response from bigd7000 | Property representative |
    All rooms have balconies with ocean views. No frig in rooms. If you need to keep something cold you can ask restaurant staff to put it in the frig on the first floor
    terri c
    23 March 2017|
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    Response from bigd7000 | Property representative |
    We Provide beach chairs for our guests Drink service provided on beach, your room or roof top pool We have a golf cart for hotel use. We do not carry insurance necessary for guests to use cart. We are a very small beach and... More
    13 September 2016|
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    Response from Bette G | Property representative |
    There should be no problem with hot water in December when the sun shines most of the time.
    Room Tips
    "Any room at this property would be great!"
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    "All rooms are beautiful!"
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    "There are only 5 rooms. Ours did not face the beach but we love it."
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    "Stayed on both the 2nd and 3rd floor. Preferred the 3rd floor room. Slightly better view but all rooms are..."
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