Doubletree By Hilton Central Pacific

Puntarenas, Costa Rica

1.4 K reviews
Very good family hotel. Close to San Jose Airport. Fantastic service. Great location.
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  • Wi-Fi
  • Parking
  • Restaurant
  • 24h Service
  • TV
  • Fitness
  • Room
    • Double Bed
    • Radio
    • Bathroom
    • Safe
    • Shower
    • Hairdryer
    • Direct dial telephone
    • Bathtub
    • Tea/coffee maker
    • Satellite/cable TV
    • Air conditioning (centrally regulated)
    • Balcony/Terrace
  • Facility
    • Laundry Service
    • Playground
    • Shops
    • Hairdresser
    • Kids Club
    • Foyer
    • WLAN access
    • Game room
    • Bar(s)
    • Casino
    • Nightclub
    • Conference Room
    • Small supermarket
    • Public Internet Access
  • Food
    • Evening Buffet
    • Breakfast Served
    • Lunch Buffet
    • All inclusive
    • Children's Pool
    • Sun terrace
    • Lounge Chairs
    • Jacuzzi
    • Outdoor Pool(s)
    • Aerobics
    • Entertainment Program
    • Diving
    • Number of Pools
    • Ping Pong
    • Windsurfing
    • Massage
    • Surfing
    • Aqua aerobics
    • Swimming Pool
    • Horse Riding
    • Tennis
    • Beach Umbrellas
    • Beach Volleyball
    • Pool bar
    • Children's Entertainment
    • Billiards/Snooker
El Roble 5400 Puntarenas


This holiday complex is located in the resort of El Roble in Costa Rica, only metres from the paradisiacal beaches.


Travellers are welcomed at the hotel, which has a total of 300 rooms. A lobby and a reception are available to guests. Wireless internet access in public areas allows travellers to stay connected. The hotel's culinary facilities include a restaurant and a bar. Various shops are available, including a supermarket and a souvenir shop. The grounds of the establishment feature a playground and an attractive garden. Additional facilities at the accommodation include a playroom. Those arriving in their own vehicles can leave them in the car park of the hotel. Available services and facilities include multilingual staff, a childcare service, a laundry service and a hairdresser.


Each of the rooms is appointed with air conditioning, a fan and a bathroom. Most rooms feature a balcony with a view for guests' enjoyment. Many rooms feature a sea view, which further enhances the ambience. Guests can enjoy a good nights' sleep on the double bed. Cots are available for younger travellers. There is also a safe. Guests will also find a tea/coffee station included as standard. An ironing set is also available for guests' convenience. Other features include a telephone, a TV, a radio and WiFi (for a fee). A shower, a bathtub and a hot tub can be found in the bathrooms. A hairdryer is also available. The establishment offers family rooms and non-smoking rooms.


The accommodation features an outdoor pool and a children's pool. The sun loungers and parasols on the sun terrace offer a great place to unwind. The hot tub is the perfect place to relax. There is also a poolside snack bar. Variety is provided by the wide range of sporting activities offered at the hotel, for example tennis, beach volleyball, volleyball, basketball and horse riding. A wide range of sports are available, including water sports such as kayaking, snorkelling, diving and aquafit, or for a fee, windsurfing. The establishment also offers sports enthusiasts a wide range of indoor activities, including a gym, table tennis, billiards and aerobics. A wellness area with a spa, a beauty salon and massage treatments is available at the accommodation. Leisure facilities include an entertainment programme, live music, a disco, a kids' club and a casino.


Catering options available at the hotel include bed and breakfast and all-inclusive. Breakfast, lunch and dinner are available. The establishment also offers snacks. The show cooking is a particular attraction. Options include alcohol-free drinks and alcoholic beverages.


The following credit cards are accepted at the accommodation: American Express, VISA and Diners Club.


  • Wellness Area
    "Great wellness & sports facilities"

    Great massage.

    "Great wellness & sports facilities."

  • Service
    "Fantastic service"

    Fantastic staff. Excellent guides. Great entertainment.

    "Service is welcoming but the reception is subpar." "Service professionalism and housekeeping are average." "Recreation staff is nice." "Pool bar needs better service." "Booking process should be better organized."

  • Location
    "Great location"

    Close to excursions. Lots of attractions. On site restaraunts.

    "Great location." "Close to the beach with great sightseeing."

  • Breakfast
    "Tasty breakfast"

    Breakfast was good.

    "Tasty breakfast."

  • Food
    "Food is all right"

    Tasty chocolate. Good sea food. Good buffet menu.

    "Dining was alright with moderate prices and adequate menu." "Bad desserts & fruits." "Bad snacks."

  • Amenities
    "Ordinary amenities"

    New building. Noisy hallways. Great property.

    "Great grounds and decent buildings." "Older facilities and unpleasant entrance area." "Unspectacular architecture."

  • Vibe
    "Decent vibe"

    They also have shows at night. New towels. New building.

    "OK vibe and a friendly atmosphere." "Hotel could use some updating." "Hotel is relatively stylish." "Entrance area is not particularly attractive." "Awesome for families." "Good resort hotel."

  • Comfort

    Excellent linens. AC worked well. No aircon.

    "Spacious, moderately comfortable rooms with excellent beds, but noise problems."

  • Bar and Beverages
    "Bar could improve"

    "Bar could improve." "Standard alcoholic drinks." "Pool bar needs better service."

  • Cleanliness
    "Could use a good cleaning"

    "Problems with cleanliness in rooms, bathrooms, and pool area." "Clean hotel facilities."

  • Room
    "Room needs to be improved"

    Don't have towel racks. First room was not working. No aircon.

    "Outdated, insufficiently cleaned rooms and bathrooms, with poor furniture." "Huge rooms with wonderful beds and views, but insufficiently kept up." "Shower can be a problem."

  • Beach
    "Beach is not so nice"

    Beach sucks. Beach is dirty.

    "Beach needs a clean."

  • WiFi
    "Complaints about WiFi"

    No internet in the rooms. Lousy wifi.

    "Wifi quality could be improved." "Internet is affordable."