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“howler suite”(76 reviews)
“ocean room”(56 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Free Breakfast
Beachfront
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Non-Smoking Hotel
3 Star Hotel
The Banana Azul hotel is a small and simple hotel north of town on Playa Negra. The small boutique hotel has been created with care using local products and a philosophy that emphasizes relaxation. We cater to adults, 16 years and over. Blooming gardens adorn the property, as does...
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Special Rate: $99 July Last Minute Rate
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Playa Negra, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca, Costa Rica
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42.4 km to Changuinola Airport
17 restaurants are within a 2 km radius
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Service in Banana Azul was outstanding. The hotel is pretty and food was great as well. The weather in the Caribbean is usually rainy and our stay wasn’t an exception but it is part of the experience and it was the perfect place to enjoy...More

1  Thank mluly1
Hotel's Favourite
Reviewed 11 January 2018

From the moment we arrived with our complimentary pipa fria and welcome drink on the beach, the polite staff, great accommodations and good food, our entire stay at Banana Azul was awesome! We stayed at the hotel between Christmas and New Years, which was a...More

3  Thank Cindy S
Response from colinsito, Owner at Hotel Banana AzulResponded 3 March 2018

Hey Cindy. Thanks so much for your great review. I am happy you and your daughter had such a great time. Looks like you packed a lot into your trip. And yes, Pecora Negra is pricey, but it is where I go when I want...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We had a fantastic time at Banana Azul! Jayr really went above and beyond to make our trip special for us. We highly recommend the villas and loved spending our days in the beach club. The restaurant was great as well and fantastic food and...More

1  Thank dnstandridge
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

To say that we enjoyed our stay here would be an understatement. This place is the perfect amount of luxurious and rustic for an affordable price in one of my favorite places in the world - Puerto Viejo de Talamanca. It was my 3rd trip...More

1  Thank Molly A
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I loved it here! I have never been somewhere where ALL the staff is so genuinely friendly. The food is amazing too!!!! We did a romantic dinner on the beach and wow! Not only was it stunning but the food was the...More

1  Thank Rochelle G
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Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Beachfront
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Adult pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$82 - US$162 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
#1 Romantic Hotel in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$82 - US$162 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
#1 Romantic Hotel in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Sybil T
27 April 2018|
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Response from Roger S | Property representative |
Sorry Sybil but I’m not sure which festival are you referring. In October there is the Carnival in Limon (50kms) from Puerto Viejo and the Hotel. Also Puerto Viejo celebretes it and as I said we are located 1.5kms from... More
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Sybil T
27 April 2018|
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Response from Roger S | Property representative |
Hola Sybil! Thanks to think in our Hotel for your holidays in the Caribbean side of Costa Rica. We are located 1.5kms before town. You can walk through the beach it takes around 15min or with bikes we provide at the hotel... More
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Nicki E
5 April 2018|
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Hello Nicki! Thanks for thinking on us for your Caribbean vacation next year. The weather in the tropical areas is quite hard to predict. Anyway we usually have rains at evenings and nights and during the day is sunny or... More
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