DoubleTree Resort by Hilton Hotel Central Pacific
- What's Included
- All Inclusive Features
We recently visited the Doubletree. The people working at the resort were very friendly, especially the bartenders. Drinks were very good. Food was so-so. Some of the food at the buffet was only luke-warm. Many of the nightly programs were in Spanish - so it definitely helps to understand Spanish. Pools were very nice and room was average. We did have some trouble at checkout - mostly a language barrier and it did all get straightened out.We also did one tour while we were at the Doubletree. There is a tour company setup on the pier - Tiquicia Tours. They are excellent! We used them for transportation to/from the SJO airport, and also did one tour. The guides we were with made the whole day a very fun experience for our whole family. Highly recommended!
Stayed here from July 6-10 of 2017. The resort grounds and rooms probably deserve a 3 or average rating. The beach and local area deserve a zero. I did not see a single person from the resort enter the water at the beach. Very few even set foot on the sand. This would be a great hotel in the middle of Wyoming but it is a beach front property with the ugliest beach I have ever been on. The problem with a dirty beach at a beach resort is that everyone ends up in the pool. The pool was a dirty as the beach in no time. The food was almost comical. My wife ordered a hamburger from the snack shack and the patty was a sausage patty. I chomped into an éclair that had marshmallow as a filling. I knew there would be a problem when I didn't see any other Americans staying at the hotel. The pillows were too soft and could be compressed into a ball in your hand. The air conditioning worked great and the Geckos and Iguanas were fun. The people drinking and peeing in the pool looked like they were having fun. You can't drink alcohol for 4 hours straight and not go to the bathroom.
My family and I love this hotel. The staff is always so friendly and accommodating to our family! The rooms are clean and so comfortable. The pools are beautiful and there are so many options to stay entertained during the day; for example, mini golf, tennis courts, beach volleyball, beach soccer to name a few. This year we even had the chance to shot a pellet gun on the beach! The best thing about this hotel are the nightly shows! They are by far the best in Costa Rica! We looked forward going every night to see what amazing show would be performed! Special thanks to Jeffrey and Ta Ma Rico for making us laugh so much. I highly recommend this hotel for families!
Huge disappointment. The room is the only worth paying for. The beach and the food was ridiculously laughable. They have a Seafood Buffet with served only with Tilapia fish and clams. Went to Cana Brava for dinner. It was even WORSE. They have three (3) things in their Seafood salad bar. 1. Ceviche, 2. Ceviche. 3. Ceviche. One of the Ceviche dish was made with Tilapai fish. It was the most disgusting thing I have ever eaten, and I LOVE fish. I have never given any bad review before, but we paid $295 for one night because they claimed that their seafood is exquisite. The "PREMIUM INTERNET wouldn't even download anything. The beach is so dirty and murky. As you probably noticed not a single photo of the seashore posted in their website, due to the unpleasant sorrounding around the ocean front. Don't be the next victim of this place. With that being said, I still love Costa Rica and the people, I just don't like this place.
This all inclusive hotel did not disappoint. Its one hour away from the airport, allowing one to travel to the north and south of the country. The staff is very friendly. The food is great. The onsite travel agencies were a tremendous help and of quality.
Vacations packages include round-trip flights, accommodations, round-trip transfers (unless outlined below) to and from the hotel, and tourist cards (if required, unless outlined below).
If selecting an all-inclusive resort option, the package will also include the all-inclusive features as outlined by each resort.
Items not included:
- Travel insurance (mandatory if traveling to Cuba)
- Tourist cards ($10USD)if traveling to Dominican Republic with Sunwing Airlines
- Departure taxes ($20USD) if traveling to Dominican Republic with Sunwing or Signarture Vacations
- Hotel transfers for packages with WestJet to USA (with exception to Honolulu)
- Hotel transfers for packages to Europe
- Items of a personal nature
- Buffet breakfast, lunch and dinner daily
- A la carte dinner with reservations
- Daytime snacks
- Domestic drinks
- Snack bar/Fruit bar
- Non-motorized watersports: surfing, boogie boards, kayaks
- Fitness room and aerobics
- Daily activities at pool and beach
- Chaise lounges and towels
- Kids club (4-12 years)
- Live nightly entertainment
- 404 rooms
- 3 Restaurants, 2 a la carte: Italian, Seafood
- 4 Bars
- Snack bar
- Fruit bar
- 4 Pools
- 2 Tennis courts
- Water sports centre
- Fitness room and aerobics
- Gift shop
- Internet access (fee)
- Kids club (4-12 years)
- 2 double beds
- Cable TV
- Safety deposit box
- Bathroom with shower
- Internet (fee)
- View of the garden, pool, or ocean.
- Max. occupancy 3 adults or 2 adults & 2 children
For the Kids - Kids club for children 4-12 years, babysitting (fee).
Early Booking Bonus - This hotel may offer early booking bonuses at certain times of the year. If early booking bonuses apply to your vacation, prices shown online have already been adjusted accordingly. Please inquire for complete details.
Resort Location Map
DoubleTree Resort by Hilton Hotel Central PacificPuntarenas,Costa Rica
- Hotel Contacts
- Extra Info
El Roble 171-400 Puntarenas, El Roble, Puntarenas 5400 Costa Rica
Some restaurants may be open for certain meals only and limited visits may apply. Reservations required and dress code in effect for a la carte restaurants. Time restrictions may apply for water sports.
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