Hotel el Velero

3-star Hotel with Private beach

Playa Hermosa Gte, Playa Hermosa 60111

+506 2672 1017
Very good

based on 816 reviews


per night

Fri 9/22
Sat 9/23

About Hotel el Velero, Playa Hermosa

Value for money
The beachfront Hotel el Velero boasts an outdoor pool and a private beach where you can choose to swim, lounge or relax. Free WiFi access is available at the Playa Hermosa, Costa Rica hotel in addition to an on-site restaurant that has a nightly happy hour and fresh seafood. All rooms feature Cable TV and a seating area as well as air conditioning and a fan, featuring a private bath with shower and a hair dryer. A Safety Deposit box is available in each room at no extra charge. The restaurant features fresh seafood, local and American breakfasts, and BBQ 2 nights a week, open from 6:30 in the morning until 21:30. An array of activities can be enjoyed on site, including fishing, snorkelling, and diving. A tour desk, currency exchange, and sun terrace are provided at the Velero Hotel as well as free parking. The Daniel Oduber international airport is located 35 minutes from the Property driving distance. Playa Tamarindo is located 71.1 kilometers, 1 hour and 20 minutes driving from the property. The Rincon de la Vieja National Park is located 57.3 kilometers, 1 hour and 11 minutes from the Property driving distance.

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Hotel Amenities & Facilities

  • Private beach
  • Snorkeling
  • Outdoor pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Flat-screen TV

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • First-aid kit
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • 24-hour security
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • Safe
  • Delivered food is securely covered
  • Guests can opt-out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Fan
  • Towels
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Shampoo
  • Body soap
  • Air-conditioned
  • Towels/sheets (extra fee)
  • Trash cans

Things to do

  • Hiking
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Fishing
  • Cycling
  • Scuba diving
  • Diving
  • Snorkeling
  • Evening entertainment
  • Horse riding

Accessibility and suitability

  • Entire unit wheelchair accessible
  • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Increased accessibility
  • No smoking
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs
  • Private entrance


  • Shower
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Open-air bath
  • Public bath
  • Walk-in shower
  • Private bathroom

Pool and spa

  • Massage
  • Outdoor pool
  • Pool towels
  • Pool with a view


  • Extra-long beds (> 2 meters)
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
  • Wardrobe or closet


  • Microwave
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Refrigerator

Services and conveniences

  • Safety deposit box
  • Currency exchange on-site
  • Room service
  • Key access

Media and entertainment

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


  • Grill
  • Private beach
  • Garden

Parking and transportation

  • Free parking
  • Private parking


  • Iron and ironing board


  • Fax/photocopying


  • Telephone

Family friendly

  • Swimming pool toys

Places of interest near Hotel el Velero

Attractions in Playa Hermosa, Costa Rica curated by momondo

Hotel el Velero location: Playa Hermosa Gte, Playa Hermosa 60111

Top landmarks

Hermosa Bay Beach0.3 mi
Playa Buena1.0 mi

Restaurants and Cafés

Malu at the Mangroove0.2 mi

Hotel el Velero Reviews

Very goodBased on 816 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • The staff is amazing! (in 201 reviews)
  • Personnel is friendly Beach location is superb. (in 162 reviews)
  • Excellent value and excellent location! (in 137 reviews)
Cons -
  • Our room was a little dark (in 34 reviews)
  • They provided ice but no fridge in the room. (in 32 reviews)
  • Very small and dirty swimming pool. (in 9 reviews)

Hotel el Velero room booking info

Check in/Check out

Check in anytime after 2:00 PM, check out anytime before 11:00 AM


Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

Frequently asked questions

  • How does Hotel el Velero compare to other 3 star hotels in Playa Hermosa?

    In Playa Hermosa, 3 star hotels have average nightly rates of $161. Hotel el Velero is $48 cheaper than the city average at just $113/night.

  • How far is Hotel el Velero from Liberia?

    If there is no traffic, the 9.1 mi drive between Liberia and Hotel el Velero should only take about 27min. If your hotel is in a more metropolitan area, you may see the driving time increase due to traffic.

  • What is the best way to get to Hotel el Velero from Liberia?

    Hotel el Velero has parking available on site for customers of the hotel. With that in mind, the most efficient way to not only get from Liberia to the hotel, but also around Playa Hermosa during your stay may be renting a car. Car rentals in Playa Hermosa are on average $19/day. A very popular option for travelers staying at Hotel el Velero would be to take a taxi or ridesharing service from Liberia directly to the hotel.

  • Is Hotel el Velero pet-friendly?

    Customers of Hotel el Velero are welcome to bring their dogs with them during their stay.

  • Are there food options at Hotel el Velero?

    There is a restaurant at Hotel el Velero that can be used by visitors of the hotel. You can sit down or take food to go. Call the front desk at +506 2672 1017 for kitchen hours. If you are staying at Hotel el Velero, you are more than welcome to order food through the hotel’s room service menu.

  • Does Hotel el Velero have a pool?

    Hotel el Velero does have a pool on site that hotel guests may use. Be advised that hotels typically have rules associated with pool usage. momondo would advise you to check with the front desk before taking a swim.

  • What is the phone number for Hotel el Velero?

    If you have questions or concerns about your stay at Hotel el Velero, call +506 2672 1017 to speak with a front desk representative.

  • Does Hotel el Velero have Wi-Fi available?

    Yes, Hotel el Velero has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • What time is check-out for Hotel el Velero?

    For Hotel el Velero, the required check-out time is 11:00 AM. Check-in may be available from 2:00 PM. Any special requests should be made with the concierge.

  • How much is a room at Hotel el Velero?

    Depending on the room type you prefer and your travel dates, the cost will differ. Average price per night at Hotel el Velero, Playa Hermosa is $113, but you may find great deals as low as $113. You can find rates for your trip in the form above.

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