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Starting at $60 (USD) / night
Suggested Nights Stay: 3 Nights

Visiting the Puntarenas area of Costa Rica? Don’t miss Hotel the Place in Mal País. This hotel is right on the Pacific Ocean and can give you everything you’re looking for in your next vacation – sun, surf and sand.


Enjoy vacations at Hotel The Place
Enjoy vacations at Hotel The Place

Surfing enthusiasts, sun worshippers and beach lovers around the world would feel right at home Hotel the Place, in Mal País, Costa Rica. This hotel may be the perfect spot for your next beach vacation. This area is a great spot if you want an adventure for your next trip. The hotel, located near the shores of Costa Rica’s world-famous Pacific Ocean surfing beaches, offers value and relaxation to all travelers. The hotel sits in a tropical area that is known for its tranquility and lush atmosphere.

Hotel the Place is conveniently situated within a few minutes’ walk away from one of the most stunning beaches in the world, Playa Carmen. This beach features wide stretches of golden sand and ideal surfing conditions. It’s common for surfers from different parts of the world to make the trip to Playa Carmen to conquer the legendary waves and surf in this area. The town surrounding the beach is also home to a variety of high-quality restaurants, shops, attractions and other sights to see.

Back at the hotel, you can continue to enjoy your vacation with some great amenities right at your doorstep. Hotel the Place features a gorgeous swimming pool with a soothing waterfall feature. There are also plenty of sunbeds for guests to lounge on while they take a break from the cooling waters of the pool. In the pool area, guests can also enjoy refreshing tropical cocktails while they wrap up their day.

Every morning, you can also wake up to a tasty breakfast buffet at the hotel. Enjoy delicious coffee and teas, traditional American breakfast foods, Tico-style dishes, fresh fruits and other options for healthy choices. If you have an early morning activity planned, you can even take your breakfast a la carte. There is also a colorful lounge area inside of the hotel where you can take your drinks to and meet some new friends.

If you want a hotel that isn’t too fussy but offers plenty of value for your money, Hotel the Place is a solid choice for an amazing vacation. Spend your time in Costa Rica surrounded by beautiful waves, wonderful people and amazing atmosphere.

Key Features

Relax nights at Hotel The Place
Relax nights at Hotel The Place
  • Boutique hotel with tropical ambience
  • Contemporary lifestyle hotel
  • Bungalows surrounded by lush tropical gardens
  • Individually themed rooms
  • Free coffee in the hotel
  • Restaurant open all day
  • Surf Lessons
  • Surf and Boogieboard Rentals
  • Snorkeling and Fishing Trips
  • Day trip Tortuga Islands
  • Canopy Tour
  • Horseback Riding
  • Rental of Quads, Motorcycles or Bicycles
Starting at $60 (USD) / night
Suggested Nights Stay: 3 Nights


Air Conditioning
Daily Maid Service
Family Friendly
Hotel near Beach
Internet Available
Laundry Service
Refrigerator in Rooms
Restaurant On Site
Security Box
Wi-Fi Internet


Amazing rooms at Hotel The Place
Amazing rooms at Hotel The Place

Guests get a personalized experience at Hotel the Place because of its small size, offering only nine rooms. When you book a room at the hotel, you automatically get free breakfast, free wireless internet, premium bedding, complimentary bath products, a private bathroom and a coffee and tea maker. Here are the different types of rooms the hotel offers to guests:

Standard Room – Located in the main building of the hotel, the standard rooms all feature cooling air conditioning and a pleasing layout. The rooms can accommodate two guests with either one queen bed or two single beds.

Bungalow – The bungalow is a little more spacious for parties of up to four people. These rooms are located in the hotel’s garden and have private patios. Air conditioning is provided as well as a refrigerator. Guests can sleep on one of the two queen beds or one queen bed and two single beds.

Villa – The villa is a great option for families or larger groups of up to five. Villas have two bedrooms for maximum comfort and cooling air conditioning. They also have a balcony or patio for outdoor relaxation. There are two queen beds and one single bed.

Starting at $60 (USD) / night
Suggested Nights Stay: 3 Nights


Surfing – The most popular draw to this area is the surfing scene. Even if you’ve never tried, you can book a lesson learning the basics.

Paddle Boarding – Paddle boarding is another popular activity option that is perfect to learn on the beaches of the region.

Massages – The hotel staff can assist you with booking in-room massages throughout your stay.

Snorkeling – Check out what resides beneath the surface with an afternoon snorkeling trip and tour.

Diving – Diving in the Pacific Ocean is another great way to explore the beauty of the Costa Rican waters.

Nature Tours – There are numerous nature preserves within a short distance that offer exciting and educational tours.

Montezuma Waterfalls – Witness the beauty of this impressive waterfall sight with a trip to this park and river.

Fishing – Fishing is another popular activity that can give you something unique to take back home when your trip is over, an unforgettable memory.

Tours Offered

ATV Riding
Canopy Tours / Zip Line
Family Friendly Tours
Horseback Riding
Surfing Lessons
Wildlife Viewing


Prices Starting at $60 (USD) / night
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