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Otro Lado Lodge and Restaurant

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I really enjoyed our stay at Otro Lado. They make you feel like family in this super-friendly lodge run by europeans. The included breakfast every day is amazing as well as lunch that you can order in the restaurant. All the food is fresh and tastes home-made. The vibe is super chill - there are hammocks outside...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice stay, rooms are clean, spacious and relaxing environment. We really enjoyed are stay and wished we could have stayed longer! The owners were really helpful booking surf lesson and transport for us. The pool is nice and relaxing, breakfast is really good and there is also yoga 3 times a week! It's really good value as well, we...

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Southern California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I really enjoyed our stay at Otro Lado. The grounds are lush and gorgeous, and even though you are in the heart of the action just of the main road in ST, you feel very secluded and secure. The rooms are well-appointed and very comfortable. I was overall very impressed with the vibe, facility and ambience and...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My friend and I were in a Santa Teresa for a week of surf camp and stayed at Otro Lado Lodge. Otro Lado sits back a distance from the main beach road and is very tastefully landscaped and arranged so that you feel the true essence of Costa Rica. The pool was awesome and a welcome treat after a day...

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Thank Threepeaks
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The rooms in Otro Lado are comfortable and inviting. It was probably the best bed that we had during our entire stay in Costa Rica and the A/C and outdoor patio made the rooms very comfortable. Quick 3 minute walk to the beach and breakfast had a lot of great options. The one thing that made our stay less pleasant...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Otro Lado is a mini - paradise! The vibe, accomodations, service and breakfast is amazing! The owners are helpful and kind! We reserved a room. It was clean and comfy! The pool is gorgeous, clean and there were 4 seats and 5 "beds" around the pool, making relaxing by the pool easy. Our room had two lovely chairs, a small...

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Thank alypre
Reviewed 10 February 2017

So beautiful! The receptionist (I forgot her name) from Spain was incredibly helpful she will help take care of anything you need!! The rooms are clean and comfortable. The grounds are well kept and in a perfect location in relation to restaurants and across the street from the beach. The breakfast at the hotel is really good too!!

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Sussex
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Gorgeous, friendly little hotel where we stayed for a week in a 2-storey flatlet. We had a hammock for 2 right outside our door, beside the swimming pool set in beautiful gardens. There is a beautiful studio where my son led meditation sessions each evening. The breakfasts and bar meals are all delicious. The staff are most helpful and ready...

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Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

Otro Lado is a beautiful oasis all on its own. Rooms are very clean and the hotel provides a delicious breakfast. The pool is also very clean and security is provided 24 hours. We loved the hotel so much that we decided to stay two extra nights. The hotel owners were extremely accommodating and made our dreams come true! Thank...

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Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

Clean and cozy room. Nice pool and grounds. Good shower with nice shampoo and shower gel on tap. Breakfast is included, so good value for money for the rooms. They have suites that can sleep more people but we did not need that much space. There was some construction noise in the morning, but no chanting or street noise.

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Room Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Otro Lado Lodge is a small resort just a few steps from one of the most beautiful beaches in Costa Rica. Situated in a quiet tropical garden with a swimming pool, the lodge is comprised of four separate residences, each with two levels and can accommodate four people comfortably. The restaurant is open air concept with complimentary satellite television plus wireless internet. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Otro Lado Lodge and Restaurant

Address: North of Soccer Field Santa Teresa 200 Mt, Santa Teresa, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Santa Teresa
Price Range: RM319 - RM939 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Otro Lado Lodge and Restaurant 3*
Number of rooms: 4
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Also Known As:
Otro Lado Lodge And Restaurant Hotel Santa Teresa
Otro Lado Lodge And Restaurant Costa Rica/Santa Teresa
Hotel Style:
#2 Spa Hotel in Santa Teresa
#5 Family Hotel in Santa Teresa
#8 Romantic Hotel in Santa Teresa
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