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Chico, California
Reviewed 7 September 2013

Our first visit to Ylang Ylang was for four nights in January ’09. When we planned our January ’13 vacation we said to ourselves, “why look elsewhere” and booked 16 nights. This year we’ve booked another 16 nights. Nuff said? From our garden dome, we dubbed the sliding glass door “Cine Mono,” (Monkey Cinema). Every day we were entertained by...

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5Thank Ken S
Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 2 September 2013

We stayed in the beach front bungalow in August of 2013 for our honeymoon and it was fabulous! We could not of asked for a better location and a better resort right on the beach. The resort is about a 5 minute walk from the town of Montezuma which makes it just the right amount of remote. We did the...

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1Thank Christine_travelbug
NYC
Reviewed 18 August 2013

It's been 5 months now since our wedding at Ylang Ylang and I miss it every day. This is a very special place and they did a wonderful job for our ceremony. Everything was taken care of and run extremely professionally. We choose this resort partially for the vegetarian friendly food, and Ylang Ylang did not disappoint. Every meal was...

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Broomfield, Colorado, United States
Reviewed 17 August 2013

Our family, 8 and 10yo boys, were booked to stay at Ylang Ylang for two nights as part of our 10 day tour through Guanacaste, Nicoya and Arenal. We loved the beautiful accommodations and wonderful isolation so much we extended our visit one day. There are not many places left in this world that have not been overrun with overblown...

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2Thank ColoradoCarlsons
Snowmass, Colorado
Reviewed 17 August 2013

We stayed in Dome 1 right on the beach, it was such a perfect view of the surf. Very bright and very clean bungalow. The food was excellent, and the staff were so friendly and accommodating Breakfast and Dinner were included with very delicious fresh organic food. Lots of entertainment and nature all around. Debra W.

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2Thank Debra W
Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 15 August 2013

We didn't know what to expect when we traveled to Costa Rica for the first time. When we arrived at this fabulous beach resort, we felt like we landed at the edge of the earth. If you're looking for a place to escape your every-day worries, go! Ylang Ylang exceeded expectations. I mean, the pictures on the Web are representative,...

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Middletown, New Jersey
Reviewed 14 August 2013

We stayed in Dome 2 and the location was perfect. We watched monkeys swing by each night providing the entertainment. The staff were all friendly and helpful. Breakfast and Dinner are included and are top notch, not like the typical all inclusive meals. Variety of choices each day were all very good. I was at the point that I asked...

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2Thank Michelle S
Chicago, Illinois, United States
Reviewed 13 August 2013

I recently attended a wedding at Ylang Ylang and all I have to saw is "WOW." The service at this beautiful resort was exceptional and the food was absolutely delicious. Breakfast and dinner are BOTH included in the room prices so definitely take advantage of the variety of fresh and organic food options available at the resort. I didn't have...

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Brooklyn, New York
Reviewed 12 August 2013

Ylang Ylang provided such a beautiful backdrop to our stay in Costa Rica. The staff went out of their way to make sure everyone had a great experience at the recent wedding I attended there. It was so great to be at a resort that was actually part of the natural environment instead of interfering with it. Food was delicious...

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Reviewed 10 August 2013

Where do I start?! The setting is like a movie, paradise. Meticulous landscape, unparalleled beauty. The staff at the resort are so helpful and friendly. Finally, the food... Incredible, spectacular. Fresh local fruits, vegetables, fish, homemade breads. I loved the experience.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Spa
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This family-owned resort is known for its natural tropical beauty, variety of wildlife roaming the grounds and outstanding customer service. Located a 10-15 minute walk on the beach from Montezuma, one will find romantic Beach Front Bungalows with A/C, a Spa nestled in the jungle, and a tropical pool edged by waterfalls. If you're looking to get away, this is the getaway place. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ylang Ylang Beach Resort

Address: Montezuma Beach | 10-12 minute walk North along the beach, Montezuma 00000, Costa Rica (Formerly El Sano Banano Beach Hotel)
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Montezuma
Price Range: RM957 - RM1,484 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Ylang Ylang Beach Resort 3.5*
Number of rooms: 22
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Also Known As:
Ylang Ylang Beach Hotel Montezuma
Ylang Beach Hotel
Ylang Beach Resort
Ylang Ylang Beach Resort Costa Rica/Montezuma
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#1 Romantic Hotel in Montezuma
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Montezuma
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“The beach front bungalow or the family beach suite will be far better than the tent cabin!”
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“We loved Dome 1.”
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“The rooms are still lovely and they are cleaned spotlessly but they can feel quite dark in decor. But it's a brilliant place and that would be the only thing I can think of in this amazing place!”
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