Guanacaste

Barcelo Langosta Beach


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The Barcelo Langosta Beach Hotel is situated in Tamarindo in northwest Costa Rica, near the city center. It stands on a stunning beach and is surrounded by exceptional natural beauty. This small and personal resort with only 198 rooms is located on Tamarindo Bay, and is next to the Parque Nacional Marino Las Baulas.

This all-inclusive resort offers a peaceful getaway with all the conveniences of the village nearby. Families and couples will also enjoy a host of exciting on-site amenities at this alluring hidden gem that is off the beaten path, in addition to the natural surroundings and safe, clean beaches. With the all-inclusive program, enjoy buffet dining (a la carte dining once per week), a snack bar, and unlimited domestic drinks. Take part in activities around the pool, non-motorized watersports, and live entertainment. Breakfast, lunch, and dinner are served in the buffet restaurant, while the snack bar provides poolside food, and the Lobby bar offers cocktails.

Air-conditioned rooms are in pretty Caribbean-style blocks with a king-size bed or two double beds, full bathroom, in-room safe and balcony or patio. The resort has earned the highest CST rating of 5 for Sustainable Tourism, awarded by the Institute of Tourism and the Hospitality and Tourism Industry of Costa Rica.

Relax and enjoy your free time at the spa, or work out at the gym. This hotel is in the ideal location for surfing or kayaking enthusiasts, who will enjoy the quality of the water. Come enjoy this unique spot for sports and nature lovers!

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HOTEL LOCATION
Located just outside the charming Costa Rican village of Tamarindo.
Address:
Tamarindo


CR
Local Phone: 011-506-653-0375
Toll Free Phone: 888-221-2761
Fax: 011 506 653 0415
HOTEL FACILITIES
Barber / Beauty Salon
Boutique Shops
Business Services
Car Rental
Concierge
Currency Exchange
Disco / Nightclub
Laundry / Dry Cleaning Service
Meeting Rooms
Parking
Physician on Call
Pools
Number of Pools: 2
Outdoor Pools: 2     
There is a main pool and a separate pool for children.
Golf: NEARBY
Playa Conchal - 15 minutes from hotel
The Playa Conchal is an 18 hole, Par 72 course with 7,030 yards designed by Robert Trent Jones II.
Holes: 18
Green Fees: Varies
Cart Fee: Varies
Club Rental Fees: VARIES
Lessons Available
Water Sports on Site
Fishing: Additional Charge
Scuba: Additional Charge
Snorkeling: Additional Charge
JetSki / Waverunner: Additional Charge
Waterskiing: Additional Charge
Health Club / Spa
Aerobics: Complimentary
Jacuzzi: Complimentary
Massage: Additional Charge
Nautilus Equipment: Complimentary
HOTEL DETAILS
The Barcelo Langosta Beach is surrounded by a rich, natural landscape of exceptional beauty. This 5-building complex offers 198 air-conditioned rooms divided between 2- and 3-story units. Resort features include unlimited domestic drinks, buffet restaurant, swimming pool and jacuzzi, gym, non-motorized water sports, a beauty parlor, mini-club, and room service from 7 am to 9 pm. Beach: The hotel is situated on a secluded stretch of beachfront, with an adjacent lagoon that leads into a waterway.
Total Rooms: 198
Year Opened: 1999 Credit Cards: Visa, Master Card, American Express
HOTEL RESTRICTIONS
No Spring Breakers. 1 dinner at the a la carte restaurant included per week. Additional available at an extra charge.
ROOM TYPES
MASTER SUITE
These spacious suites offer a large living room with a sofa, large windows and a balconly with a spectacular sea view, and a large Jacuzzi. King size bed. Split between two floors.
Other Amenities -
Air Conditioning
Balcony or Terrace
Minibar
Coffee Maker
Iron
Telephone
Television
Room Safe
SUPERIOR OCEANFRONT
Spacious and comfortable room with oceanfront view from private balcony or terrace. One king or two double beds.
Other Amenities -
Air Conditioning
Balcony or Terrace
Minibar
Coffee Maker
Iron
Telephone
Television
Room Safe
SUITE
Modern suites with spectacular sea views. Rooms are split between two floors. King size bed and living room with sofa. Jacuzzi. Balcony.
Other Amenities -
Air Conditioning
Balcony or Terrace
Minibar
Coffee Maker
Iron
Telephone
Television
Room Safe
DINING
Barcelo Langosta Beach features 1 meal plan options:
All Meals, Drinks & Tips-LIMITED-Buffet Restaurant and Pool Snack Bar
There are 3 Restaurants at Barcelo Langosta Beach:
Bahia Buffet - Buffet style restaurant offering different themed nights. Open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
Las Baulas - A large variety of snacks in front of the swimming pool. Enjoy live music and different activities brought to you by the entertainment staff. Open 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Oceano - Fabulous international cuisine with seafood specialties (including lobster). Choose between an indoor setting with gentle background music, or on the balcony opposite the amphitheater. Reservations required.
ACTIVITIES & ENTERTAINMENT
Daily Activities & Entertainment:
Entertainment Center for children and adults: Beach Volleyball, Mini Soccer, Dance Lessons, Excursions.
Nightly Activities & Entertainment:
Amphitheater, Dance Area, Small stage area by the poolside for nightly entertainment, Big Screen Karaoke.
CHILDREN'S PROGRAMS
There is a Mini-club offering activities designed especially for children, and a game room for children and teens.
Applicable Ages: 4 to 12 years old
Program Fees: Complimentary

Children's Facilities
PlayGround
Game Room
Children's Pool
Babysitting Fee: $
Advance Notice for Babysitting: 24 hours
Cribs are available ($)

TripAdvisor Web Reviews
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Apple Vacations Traveller Reviews
We've visited a Barcelo in Costa Rica 4 times.
STEVEN B.
Jul 17 2013
3 times in Playa Langosta, 1 in Tambor. The rooms are clean and comfortable, the beach is great, and the food is very good. The staff are very capable and friendly. The Barcelo definitely has a Costa Rican flavor that we really enjoy.
Customer Rating: 

Barcelo Playa Langosta Costa Rica
ALEJANDRO R.
Jul 02 2012
At arrival we were assign a room that had mold on the ceiling, the Swiss Travel Rep was nice enought to help us get another room. no mold, but not very clean. You also had to keep one of the 2 room cards you were given to keep light and ac attached to the monitor at all times. The food was the same every night, rice and beans and chorizos, pork, chicken or bad steak. The Wi fii that we paid for was turn off the 2nd day, and can only be used at one device at a time. We would ask for towels for the room, they never had clean towels available. The only good thing at this resort was the alcohol and fresh fruit at the bar.
Customer Rating: 

Barcelo
WILLIAM H.
Jun 16 2012
We really loved it. With friendly staff, excellent food, very very clean, awesome mountain views, the beach was a stone throw from the hotel pool. We could sit at tables in the pool bar and look out at the ocean. Really lovely sunsets and postcard perfect views.
Customer Rating: 

Very Clean and comfortable
RUTH W.
Apr 03 2012
Hotel was very clean. The pool was fantastic. Service excellent - all servers had smiles and so accommodating. Activity directors had lots of energy.
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JANICE C.
Mar 13 2012
Great location, there are dogs on the beach, food is good, selection was better last year, pool better this year c/w last year, drinks are good just not large selection, staff is great, wish the pool/beach area was quieter with the 'entertainment'
Customer Rating: 

Barcelo at Langosta Beach Tamirindo
STEVEN B.
Aug 03 2011
We really enjoyed our week at the Barcelo. We would return and recommend it to others. I believe the resort carries a 4 Star rating and that is probably accurate; however, we were completely satisfied with the amenities and food. We were not notified about our departure details as promised. We called on our own and obtained the information.
Customer Rating: 

Good affordable alternative
GREGORY A.
Jun 02 2011
This is my 2nd time staying at the Barcelo. This is a good affordable all-inclusive hotel. The buffet gets old after awhile but most buffets are average. We like this resort as it is close to town. Most of the other all inclusive resorts are far away.
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TripAdvisor Traveller Reviews
FUN STAY
Mark P, West Covina, California
Sun Jul 15 13:39:42 EDT 2018
Very family friendly with many activities. Meals included and conveniently located next to beach. Easy walk to town or $5 taxi ride. Rained at night but days were sunny or partly cloudy. Free WiFi, but not always easy to connect from room. Staff very helpful.

Disappointing...Packed pool, no view with upgraded “ocean view room”
,
Sun Jul 15 13:20:22 EDT 2018
Overall, disappointing. One bar open at a time with long lines. Packed pool. No hot tub. Upgraded to ocean view room but had trees in front of balcony and couldn’t see ocean unless standing and leaning over left side of balcony. Only buffet option for food, also long lines, couldn’t get drink refills unless you go find a server. Bar in between meals with only pre-made, fried foods, again buffet style, no fresh to order. Our one dinner at Oceana (only allowed one meal every 4 night stay) was disappointing, over cooked, given Butterflied cheap piece of meat instead of fillet minion. We’ve stayed in several all inclusive restaurants, and this was by far our worst experience.

Best trip ever!!!!
Shona D,
Tue Jul 10 03:49:12 EDT 2018
Highly highly recommended!! This is the cleanest resort I have ever stayed in. From the rooms, the beach, the restaurants everything was kept spotless! The staff were so friendly and would do anything for you, I have some as online friends now. I will definitely go back

Great location and food
jlprussia, Cincinnati, Ohio
Sat Jul 07 16:45:36 EDT 2018
Overall the stay was excellent! But our toilet was broken the first day (wouldn’t flush) and despite multiple attempts at reporting it it didn’t start working again until our last full day. Very frustrating. Thankfully we weren’t in our room much. Otherwise it was a great trip. Everyone was very friendly.

Great family location
jsingl890638, Edinburgh of the Seven Seas
Sat Jul 07 11:36:29 EDT 2018
Beautiful location right on the beach. Pool area well maintained and never too busy. Rooms clean and great balconies for spotting iguanas and birds. Staff friendly and helpful. Only minor problem was with lack of pool towel deliveries on some days



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