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El Mono Loco

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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
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All reviewscomfortable hammockssmall poolrooms are cleanprivate bathroomgreatest placelocked parkingwalking distance from towncan't imagine staying anywhere elserelaxed vibeair conditioningenjoyable staycosta ricadirectly across the streetlocation is ideali highly recommend this hotelhot showercleaned daily
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The staff at El Mono Loco will make you feel like one of the family (special shout outs to Joyce and Guillermo!). My husband and I stayed here for 7 nights as our condo down the road was full of other family members. We couldn't...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

We enjoyed our 3 day stay at Mono Loco. This place is clean and under new management who clearly cares and will soon bring it to its full potential. Location is very convenient and very close to the beach. Set in a lovely tropical garden,...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

It's like an oasis in the crowded Tamarindo. Even better then it looks on the photo's! Beach across the street, downtown 2 minutes walking. Nice pool, large fridge for general use, spotless clean rooms. Breakfast not included in the price, we payed around $18 (10.000...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Joyce’s place is very warm, clean with great location to the beach and all the bars and restaurants. Joyce is a lovely person who will answer any of your queries. I would recommend this hotel to anyone staying in Tamarindo.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Outstanding hosts. Joyce gave us all excellent recommendations for the most delicious food and desserts. Guillermo makes very good coffee and will prepare pretty much anything you wish for breakfast. Rosana's empeñadas are the best I had ever had. The hotel is ideally located, close...More

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About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Pool
Details
Price range
US$55 - US$100 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#1 Best Value Hotel in Tamarindo
#11 On the Beach Hotel in Tamarindo
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$55 - US$100 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#1 Best Value Hotel in Tamarindo
#11 On the Beach Hotel in Tamarindo
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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jimmyvalva
5 April 2017|
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Response from JoyceVP_45 | Property representative |
Absolutely, a great place to go surfing! We are across the street from the beach. Most of our rooms face the pool/gardens. Our Mono Casita apartment has ocean views from the living room, kitchen and dining area. Check out... More
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Lisa R
26 March 2017|
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Response from JoyceVP_45 | Property representative |
Please email the property directly regarding your request.
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527sunnyp
18 March 2017|
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Response from JoyceVP_45 | Property representative |
Yes. Our ac is the cool quiet split unit w remote. All rooms also have a ceiling fan. Parking is in a large locked lot behind the hotel. We have affordable room combos: queen, 2 twins, queen/1 twin, and queen/2 twins. You... More
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"Infested with bugs"
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"Room next the office had good wifi, and was quiet."
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"Stay away from the road if you don't want to hear early morning bus traffic, but closer to the common..."
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"Wifi intermittent in room, but works great on the patio."
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