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Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica - Adults only
4 stars

Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica - Adults only

3 Km North West From Panama Beach Main Entrance Playa Arenilla Provincia De Guanacaste, Culebra, Costa Rica
Culebra, Costa Rica
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C$ 393
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8.3
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based on 94 reviews
94 reviews

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About Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica - Adults only

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    This stay includes Wi-Fi and Parking for free

Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica offers unlimited luxury. Located on the Papagayo Peninsula in Guanacaste, this Secrets property is just a 20-minute drive from the Liberia International Airport. An adults-only resort, Secrets gives guests stunning views of the shimmering beaches and the verdant tropical gardens that surround the property.

All of the 202 luxuriant guest rooms and suites are smoke-free, and they all come with amazing views of either the Gulf of Papagayo or the surrounding tropical gardens. Rooms come with either a king-sized bed or two double beds, and there is either a balcony of a private terrace. The private bathrooms are very spacious and well-appointed.

Unlimited luxury means this property is all-inclusive. The limitless dining options include access to all of the gourmet a la carte options without a reservation. There are both domestic and international top-shelf spirits included. Fresh fruit juices and soft drinks are unlimited. 24-hour room service is available to all guests, and there is also wait service at the beach and poolside. The entertainment activities can be enjoyed both day and night, and there are plenty of themed parties to attend.

The dining options are varied. They include four a la carte restaurants, a buffet, one grill, and a cafe. Reservations are not required for any of the eating establishments, and there are 24-hour options at Coco Cafe. Those who want healthy cuisine will enjoy the lighter fare available at Aqua. Pan-Asian cuisine is served at Himitsu, and an international buffet can be found at Market Cafe. There is Italian food at Portofino and seafood at Seaside Grill.

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Amenities at Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica - Adults only

  • Water sport facilities (on site)
  • Snorkeling
  • Outdoor pool
  • Spa and wellness centre
  • Fitness centre
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Tennis
  • Free Wi-Fi

Services and conveniences

  • ATM on-site
  • Business centre
  • Car rental
  • Concierge service
  • Safety deposit box
  • Entertainment staff
  • Currency exchange on-site
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Room service
  • Tour desk
  • 24hr front desk

Basics

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Towels
  • Free toiletries
  • Shampoo
  • Smoke alarms
  • Body soap
  • Air-conditioned
  • Trash cans
  • Conditioner

Bathroom

  • Shower
  • Shower cap
  • Bathtub
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Toothbrush
  • Bathrobe
  • Private bathroom
  • Walk-in shower

Dining

  • Minibar
  • Snack bar
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Coffee machine

Things to do

  • Gift shop
  • Hiking
  • Cycling
  • Snorkeling
  • Beauty salon
  • Karaoke
  • Water sport facilities (on site)

General

  • Executive lounge access
  • Sea view
  • Garden view
  • Slippers
  • Interconnected room(s) available
  • Telephone
  • Storage available

Pool and spa

  • Spa and wellness centre
  • Massage
  • Spa
  • Outdoor pool
  • Sauna
  • Pool towels

Accessibility and suitability

  • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Disabled Access
  • No smoking
  • Private entrance

Outdoor

  • Terrace/Patio
  • Beach towels
  • Balcony
  • Garden

Media and entertainment

  • Radio
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV

Laundry

  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry service
  • Iron and ironing board

Bedroom

  • Alarm clock
  • Clothes rack
  • Wardrobe or closet

Workspace

  • Fax/photocopying
  • Laptop safe
  • Desk

Parking and transportation

  • Free parking
  • Private parking

Fitness

  • Fitness centre
  • Tennis

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping

Family friendly

  • Babysitting or child care

Reviews of Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica - Adults only

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2.3Couples
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What dining options are available at Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica?

The dining options at Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica include four a la carte restaurants, a buffet, one grill, and a cafe. Reservations are not required for any of the eating establishments, and there are 24-hour options at Coco Cafe. Those who want healthy cuisine will enjoy the lighter fare available at Aqua. Pan-Asian cuisine is served at Himitsu, and an international buffet can be found at Market Cafe. There is Italian food at Portofino and seafood at Seaside Grill.

What are the pros and cons of the dining experience at Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica?

Guests have praised the food and variety of choices at Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica. However, some guests have mentioned that the quality of food was not great considering the price, and the room service food was mixed. Some dishes were good, while others were not up to standard.

What activities are available at Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica?

Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica offers free activities each day like snorkeling and kayaking. There are also bars and bar staff available. The resort has a spa, outdoor pool, and a fitness center. Additionally, there are themed parties to attend both day and night.

What are the highlights of the guest rooms at Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica?

All guest rooms and suites at Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica come with amazing views of either the Gulf of Papagayo or the surrounding tropical gardens. The private bathrooms are very spacious and well-appointed. Rooms come with either a king-sized bed or two double beds, and there is either a balcony or a private terrace.

What are the concerns about the guest rooms at Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica?

Some guests have reported concerns about the cleanliness of the rooms, mentioning issues such as bed bugs in one of the rooms. Additionally, some guests have mentioned that the rooms were not clean up to standard and that the TV was not a smart TV.

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Book a Room with a View

Several guests mentioned that the views from the rooms were spectacular. Opting for a room with a balcony facing the ocean or tropical gardens comes highly recommended.

Consider Low Season for Quieter Experience

If you prefer a quieter experience with fewer crowds, consider visiting during the low season in October.

Explore Nearby Attractions

Panama Beach and Marina Papagayo are both within a few miles of the hotel, offering convenient options for day trips and exploration.

Be Mindful of Beach Quality

Some guests found the beach to be lackluster and mentioned that there are cleaner beaches in the vicinity. It's advisable to manage expectations regarding the beach quality.

Plan Ahead for Poolside Relaxation

Guests noted that securing a good spot by the pool required early arrival, as the available loungers filled up quickly. Consider arriving early to secure a preferred poolside location.

Consider Room Selection for Accessibility

The property is spread out, so guests with limited mobility may find it helpful to request a room closer to the main amenities and dining areas.

Variety in Dining Options

While the dining options are varied, some guests felt that the menus could include more choices. Consider exploring nearby dining options for additional variety.

Transportation Considerations

The resort is expansive, and some guests found it necessary to rely on the onsite shuttle service. Keep in mind that the shuttle service may have varying wait times.

Check for Cleanliness

A few guests mentioned issues with cleanliness, including reports of bed bugs in a specific room. It's advisable to thoroughly check the room upon arrival and report any concerns immediately.

Manage Expectations for Nightlife

Some guests noted a lack of nightlife at the resort. If evening entertainment is a priority, consider exploring off-site options.

Location

3 Km North West From Panama Beach Main Entrance Playa Arenilla Provincia De Guanacaste, Culebra

What's nearby

  • Panama Beach1.1 km
  • Marina Papagayo4.7 km

Policies

Check-in/Check-out

Check in anytime after 3:00 PM, check out anytime before 12:00 PM

Cancellation/prepayment

Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

Essential information about Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica - Adults only

Low season

August

High season

June

Average price (weeknight)

C$ 1,974

Average price (weekend night)

C$ 1,781
Cheapest month to stay with an average 56% drop in price.
Most expensive month to stay with an average 214% rise in price.
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When to book a room at Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica - Adults only

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Top tips for your stay at Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica - Adults only

  • If you’re after a cheap room at Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica - Adults only, then you should consider staying during the low season. The cheapest deals can generally be found in August and October.
  • Prices can also vary depending on which day of the week you stay. For the best room deals at Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica - Adults only, plan to stay on a Sunday or Friday. The most expensive day is usually Wednesday.
  • The cheapest price a room at Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica - Adults only was booked for on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was C$ 3,425, while the most expensive was C$ 3,425.
  • How long should you stay at Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica - Adults only? KAYAK users usually book their rooms here for 3 days.

FAQs when booking at Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica - Adults only

  • What is the best way to get from the Aeropuerto Internacional Daniel Oduber Quirós (LIR) to Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica - Adults only?

    By far, the quickest way to get from the airport to the resort is in a taxi or town car that can have you to the resort in around 30min. The Liberia Airport Shuttle offers service from the airport to the resort also in around 30min. If you are looking for a way to make this trip through public transportation, you can travel on the combination of the Autobuses de Artola route 513 and the Transportes Meyba route 528 to get you to the resort in around 1h 45min.

  • What are some of the dining options available at this Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica - Adults only?

    This resort offers a large selection of different restaurants to choose from for guests. The Aqua restaurant offers very light and fresh menu items offering a wide variety of very healthy dishes available for guests. The Barefoot Grill is a great casual spot for lunches, including a number of fantastic snacks and specialty grilled items. If you are looking for Asian cuisine great spot to hit is Himitsu. If you are in the mood for a very beautiful setting for Italian cuisine, you will want to see what the amazing Italian restaurant called Portofino has to offer guests.

  • Does Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica - Adults only feature a spa, and if so, what type of services do they offer?

    At this resort, you will find Secrets Spa by Pevonia. The spa provides features such as a very relaxing indoor lounge and a swirling hydrotherapy circuit that includes a Swiss shower, steam room, and sauna. Plus they offer services both indoors and outdoors. Some of the treatments you will find at the spa include a wide variety of body treatments like wraps and body scrubs, facials, a wide assortment of massage techniques, as well as a complete menu of manicures and pedicures using a wide array of natural ingredients to highlight the experience.

  • What are some of the activities I can take part in when I am staying at this resort?

    Because of the amazing location of this resort near both the water and the mountains, there are quite a few outdoor activities you can enjoy while you are here. This can include riding ATVs through mountains, doing mountain biking with a guide leading you on great trails, taking classes that include cooking as well as rum tastings, as well as plenty of scuba diving adventures and sport fishing.

  • If we are traveling to this resort for a honeymoon, does the resort offer any honeymoon packages?

    This resort does offer a number of great packages for those on their honeymoon. Some of the amenities that honeymooners can expect when they arrive at the resort include sparkling wine, flowers, and fresh fruit in the room, as well as touches like breakfast in bed for one morning of their stay. Packages also include a private beach for dinner, spa packages as well as a free anniversary night stay for those staying for at least five days.

  • Where is Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica - Adults only located?

    Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica - Adults only is located at 3 Km North West From Panama Beach Main Entrance Playa Arenilla Provincia De Guanacaste, 5.2 km from the centre of Culebra. Panama Beach is the closest landmark to Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica - Adults only.

  • When is check-in time and check-out time at Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica - Adults only?

    Check-in time is 3:00 PM and check-out time is 12:00 PM at Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica - Adults only.

  • Does Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica - Adults only offer free Wi-Fi?

    Yes, Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica - Adults only offers free Wi-Fi.

  • Does Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica - Adults only offer free parking?

    Yes, Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica - Adults only offers free parking.

  • How far is Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica - Adults only from the airport?

    Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica - Adults only is 11.3 km from Liberia. Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica - Adults only is 36.7 km from Tamarindo.

  • Does Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica - Adults only have a pool?

    Yes, Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica - Adults only has a pool on-site.

  • How does KAYAK find such great Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica - Adults only hotel deals?

    KAYAK scours the web for all room deals available at Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica - Adults only in Culebra and lets you compare them to find the best rate for your stay. Many different travel sites will offer discounts or deals at different times for rooms at Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica - Adults only and KAYAK will provide you with prices from a huge range of travel sites. That means that you can always find a great deal for Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica - Adults only.

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Good to know

Value for money

7.7

Distance to downtown

5.2 km

Nearest Airport

Liberia

Distance to airport

11.3 km