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Occidental Papagayo - Adults only

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Calgary, Canada
Reviewed yesterday NEW

The staff at this resort are outstanding! From the moment we arrived we were well taken care of at every spot. We quickly became "Señorita" and "Mama"! The staff went out of their way to make us feel welcome and were always happy to help in any way. The food was decent and the room was clean and comfortable. There...

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Looking for a quiet getaway in a beautiful setting, this one is for you. Sneak away for a week of tranquility or add some great excursions. This was a very restful and peaceful vacation. The property was well maintained and groomed. If your looking to spend time walking the shoreline this is not the place. It has very limited shoreline....

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

First off I have to say the staff at this property were outstanding, with a small exception: the ladies at lobby reception. I always felt like I was bothering them. In spite of them I give the staff a 5 star rating. Now, on to the others: Alonso and Omar in First Club - so welcoming and helpful at all...

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Jean Marie P, Director General at Occidental Papagayo - Adults only, responded to this review

Dear cpchacha; Thank you for your fabulous review of Occidental Papagayo. We are delighted that you choose us as your holiday destination. We aim to provide each and every guest with a wonderful and memorable experience and I am so pleased that we did it for you. We have taken your comments on board regarding our front desk staff. We...

Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The resort Occidental Papagayo is a beautiful, well maintained resort. The country of Costa Rica is beautiful. All the people we came in contact with were gracious and welcoming, both in and outside of the resort.We found the food delicious, both in the restaurants and buffets. The beach is very interesting with the black sand and volcanic rock. There are...

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Jean Marie P, General Manager at Occidental Papagayo - Adults only, responded to this review

Dear Gayle_from_PA; Thank you for choosing Occidental Papagayo as your holiday destination. We are glad to know that you enjoyed your stay and that you liked the grounds, the food, activities and service. Thank you for referencing of our team members by name, as we are now able to reach out to them individually and let them know how they...

EAST HAMPTON, CT
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We visited for 10 days in Costa Rica. Overall, it was a very good experience. On the plus side: the food is fiine--which was a concern because it is an all inclusive; the staffs is very friendly and warm; the beach is nice, and the monkeys and birds are a treat! On the minus side, there is a ton of...

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Jean Marie P, General Manager at Occidental Papagayo - Adults only, responded to this review

Dear JDumont821984; Thank you for taking the time to share your recent vacation experience at Occidental Papagayo. We are so pleased to read that you had a great time and appreciate all of your feedback. We would also like to say how grateful we are to you for your extensive and descriptive review, highlighting important features of the resort and...

Heredia, Costa Rica
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We visited this resort as a couple on our babymoon. The overall state of the property is really good. The food, drinks, room and common areas are really good. We visited in a not so crowded time thus we never experienced any annoying waiting or lack of lounge chairs at the pool/beach thus great, I can imagine that during times...

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Jean Marie P, Director General at Occidental Papagayo - Adults only, responded to this review

Dear Jose S; Thank you for your fabulous review of Occidental Papagayo. We are delighted that you choose us as your holiday destination. We aim to provide each and every guest with a wonderful and memorable experience and I am so pleased that we did it for you. We would also like to thank you for recommending our resort. It...

Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed from May 6 - 13 and enjoyed every moment. Beautiful property, nice beach area with no crowds. Enjoyed the buffet as well as the Oriental and Italian restaurants. The staff was outstanding and Omar and Alonso were my membership contacts who went out of their way to make sure my experience was all I hoped for. Great week and...

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Jean Marie P, Director General at Occidental Papagayo - Adults only, responded to this review

Dear Kathy8888; We always find it nice to read that our guests went home with great holiday memories and we are very grateful for the time and effort you spent to share your personal experience at our Occidental Papagayo hotel with us and Tripadvisor readers. We also appreciate your kind words for our staff, their kindness and helpfulness being undoubtedly...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed at this resort from the May 7 to May 12. The resort is located right on a small beach that is never very crowded. We were premium level which meant we had access to a private bar and check in area, as well as we had a room with a larger patio and an amazing view over the...

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Jean Marie P, Director General at Occidental Papagayo - Adults only, responded to this review

Dear Guest; Thank you for taking the time to share your recent vacation experience at Occidental Papagayo. We are so pleased to read that you had a great time and appreciate all of your feedback. We would also like to say how grateful we are to you for your extensive and descriptive review, highlighting important features of the resort and...

Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff is amazing, rooms are beautiful! I enjoyed the food. They especially went out of their way to make my birthday special. The resort is filled with wildlife. If you are a beach person, their property does not have much. It is a short ride to a local, beach town with shopping and local culture. If you are elderly...

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Jean Marie P, Director General at Occidental Papagayo - Adults only, responded to this review

Dear jennyopenny; First and foremost, Happy Belated Birthday! Thank you for choosing to spend such an important event with us at the Occidental Papagayo where our goal is to make our home feel like yours. We also appreciate your kind words for our staff, their kindness and helpfulness being undoubtedly one of our hotel's main assets. It is also good...

Rockford, Illinois
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Overall we had a great time. The main concern was the food selection. We had hoped that their was more of a selection. The drinks seemed very watered down and took 6-7 to get any type of buzz. You do need a DJ at the pool. We listened to Bob Marley on repeat for at least 2 hours. The staff...

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Jean Marie P, Director General at Occidental Papagayo - Adults only, responded to this review

Dear Ballou6609; We greatly appreciate the time you spent to review your recent experience in our hotel, at Occidental Papagayo we always strive to exceed guests' expectations and your comments will help our teams reaching that goal. We do our utmost to ensure that our guests can enjoy an enriching dining experience in an unrivaled setting and with an excellent...

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Free Internet
About the property
  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Breakfast included
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in Guanacaste on the Pacific coast of Costa Rica,The Adults Only Occidental Papagayo is only at 25 minutes from the Liberia International Airport. This Resort surrounded by nature, boast lush tropical landscape with scenic views of Bahia Culebra in Papagayo Golf.Ideal for couples, honeymooners and adult guest seeking a relaxing getaway. The Occidental Papagayo offers a highly personalized five star all- inclusive experience delivered by an attentive and dedicated staff. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Occidental Papagayo - Adults only

Address: Playa Buena, 485000, Costa Rica (Formerly Occidental Grand Papagayo by Barceló)
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Gulf of Papagayo
Price Range: RM735 - RM1,544 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Occidental Papagayo - Adults only 4*
Number of rooms: 163
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Also Known As:
Occidental Grand Papagayo Hotel Gulf Of Papagayo
Occidental Grand Papagayo Gulf Of
Occidental Grand Papagayo Costa Rica
Grande Papagayo Costa Rica
Grand Papagayo Liberia
Occidental Papagayo - Adults Only Costa Rica/Gulf Of Papagayo
Hotel Style:
#4 Top resorts Hotel in Gulf of Papagayo
#5 Spa Hotel in Gulf of Papagayo
#6 Luxury Hotel in Gulf of Papagayo
#7 On the Beach Hotel in Gulf of Papagayo
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“Rooms in building 1 are walking distance to everything and offer nice views. This building is also home to First Club rooms.”
cpchacha, 18 May 2017 | Read review
“Don't pay more for a deluxe room.”
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“No elevators so if you have walking / climbing issues - ask for ground floor rooms.”
Kathy8888, 15 May 2017 | Read review
“Get a high room with mountain and ocean view!”
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“Building 24 was great, we had 2402 and 2404”
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