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A Tamarindo Classic!

Always filled with colorful bikinis, resort dresses and fun sandals, all of which are customizable... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Lynn P

I absolutely loved the clothes! They are great quality and very unique styles. The ladies in the... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2018
Tyler, Texas
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“bathing suits”(34 reviews)
“one of a kind”(18 reviews)
Papaya con Leche is a unique brand which creates high-end, sexy, vibrant beachwear on Costa Rica’s Gold Coast in Playa Tamarindo. Renowned for signature surf style suits and their Gold Label Patchwork Collection, Papaya con Leche offers superior...more
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| Pacific Park Unit #2, Tamarindo 50309, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Always filled with colorful bikinis, resort dresses and fun sandals, all of which are customizable, the Papaya Con Leche boutique is lovely. The customer service is also great and don't hesitate to contact the store via facebook if there is an item you wished you...More

Thank Lynn P
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

I absolutely loved the clothes! They are great quality and very unique styles. The ladies in the store are very attentive and really make your shopping experience enjoyable! Highly recommend!

Thank samanthapaiged14
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

This store has unique,cute clothing that are quality made. They even have a semestress on site to make bathing suits you design or can alter bathing suits on the rack. Staff is very helpful and friendly!

Thank Diz503
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

I’ve been shopping in Papaya con Leche for several years now every time I go to Tamarindo. They have the best high quality handmade bathing suits on the island! They custom fit them to you so if you need straps or pads sewn in... not...More

Thank mypru99
Reviewed 1 July 2018

Stopped in with my 3 daughters and enjoyed browsing through the fun clothes and shoes. We all ended up leaving with a cool pair of new sunglasses! The owner is very friendly and helpful.

Thank krwales2018
Reviewed 24 June 2018

My sister and I stepped inside to take a look at what appeared to be styles I thought my sister would like. The store had nice air-conditioning which was much appreciated. We were immediately greeted by two women. One was the designer of many of...More

Thank AkBeany
Reviewed 23 June 2018

I arrived at Papaya Con Leche for some simple shopping. While looking through the super cute clothes I commented on my lack of success finding a bikini due to my body type. Immediately, the store clothier offered a friendly challenge suggesting that the two piece...More

Thank Desiree A
Reviewed 19 June 2018

This is an awesome store! So much selection or you can have it made to order = great fit! There is some really lovely art pieces for sale as well. The staff is great. Alicia is so friendly and helpful and the owner Kata is...More

Thank Jennifer M
Reviewed 14 June 2018

Friendly staff, unique styles, comfortable and sensible prices. I've been shopping with them for over 10 years and everything I buy I get compliments on. There is something for everyone at Papaya Con Leche.

Thank chris k
Reviewed 14 June 2018 via mobile

My eldest teen daughter asked to stop in to this shop on our way to Spanish class and I noticed the cute lace up wedge sandals right away. We are heading to a wedding in Europe next month and I have been on the hunt...More

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Shannon R
6 August 2017|
Response from Papayaconleche | Property representative |
Hi Shannon! So happy to hear that you love the shoes so much that you would like another pair! I would love to help you with that problem. Please feel free to contact me on our Face Book page Papaya con Leche Hope to hear... More
Marcie L
14 January 2016|
Response from Papayaconleche | Property representative |
Hi Marcie! We have a large selection of swimsuit sizes and colors and styles here at Papaya con Leche! In the bikinis we also sell separates if you want to mix-and-match or if you need different sized tops and bottoms... More