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JW Marriott Hotel Guanacaste Resort & Spa

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Hacienda Pinilla Guanacaste, Playa Avellanas, Tamarindo Costa Rica See on map
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Free Internet
Free Parking
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4.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I was hoping for a four star hotel. The facility and food barely qualify for 4 stars, but the sense that there is no one at the top who cares makes it a 3 star resort. The rooms, common areas, and pools are good enough....More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank AlB715
Reviewed yesterday

Great property with fantastic pools. Maybe too large of a property for us. They are setup for large groups, however we still enjoyed the property. .The breakfast buffet was disappointing, with too few selections. The JW Marriott in Panama, Rio Hato is smaller, more intimate...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank HickoryPaUSA
Reviewed 4 days ago

We spent 5 days at this resort and had a wonderful time. The rooms were very spacious, the attitude of the staff was great and the beach was awesome. The beach front area right by the pool is good BUT you can take the shuttle...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank jay a
Reviewed 1 week ago

We are over fifty and have traveled the world. We typically stay in named and upper level hotels. We recently stayed at the JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort and Spa in Costa Rica. This was our first time to Costa Rica and we were so glad...More

Date of stay: January 2019
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Response from GM_JWGuanacaste, General Manager at JW Marriott Hotel Guanacaste Resort & SpaResponded 5 days ago

Dear Paul C, Thank you for your excellent review. Your comments are very important and for us the most important is to meet your expectations and provide an unforgettable experience. I shared your comments with all our team and specially with Marco and David who...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Hotel check in was done at individual desk's after about a 12 minute drive through the gated community to the Hotel & Lobby. This Hotel is on a resort community with a golf course, horseback riding, ATV, and a beach club. The pool area is...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank michaelcG7748ZT
Response from GM_JWGuanacaste, General Manager at JW Marriott Hotel Guanacaste Resort & SpaResponded 5 days ago

WOW thank you for your amazing review michaelcG7748ZT. For us the most important is to meet your expectations and provide an unforgettable experience. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your rooms and views from your balcony and is also good to know that...More

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Description
Live an authentic Costa Rican experience in a luxury hacienda style resort in Guanacaste, Costa Rica. JW Marriott Hotel Guanacaste Resort & Spa is surrounded by the splendors of Costa Rican rich biodiversity. More This resort & spa sits oceanfront and is the only international branded hotel close to Tamarindo town. The resort is located right at Mansita beach and guests can choose from four other beaches within Hacienda Pinilla. Next to the resort you will find an equestrian center, tennis courts, and an 18-hole golf course with coastal layout. Enjoy surf beaches with excellent year-round waves and warm water, visit turtle nesting sanctuaries or observe a great variety of wildlife. All guestrooms have balconies either with garden, pool or ocean view. In-room amenities include LCD TVs, soundproof windows, alarm clock with mobile docks, streaming speed internet, total blackout curtains, plush pillow-top mattresses, rich woods, and marble bathtubs. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Spa
Room Service
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Air Conditioning
Babysitting
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
Breakfast included
Awards & Recognition
GreenPartner
Certificate of Excellence
GreenPartner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenPartner
Certificate of Excellence
GreenPartner
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
310
Price range
US$229 - US$905 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Jw Marriott Guanacaste Resort And Spa Costa Rica
,
Jw Marriott Guanacaste Resort & Spa Costa Rica Hotel Santa Cruz
,
Jw Marriott Santa Cruz
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Marriott Santa Cruz
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JW Marriott Hotel Guanacaste Resort & Spa Costa Rica/Playa Avellanas
Location
Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Tamarindo > Playa Avellanas
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenPartner
Certificate of Excellence
GreenPartner
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
310
Price range
US$229 - US$905 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Jw Marriott Guanacaste Resort And Spa Costa Rica
,
Jw Marriott Guanacaste Resort & Spa Costa Rica Hotel Santa Cruz
,
Jw Marriott Santa Cruz
,
Marriott Santa Cruz
,
JW Marriott Hotel Guanacaste Resort & Spa Costa Rica/Playa Avellanas
Location
Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Tamarindo > Playa Avellanas
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travelmn
January 8, 2019|
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Response from j0ep67 | Reviewed this property |
Yes our rooms had refrigerators. No fee to use them
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RJGCap
January 7, 2019|
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Response from rdjbjp | Reviewed this property |
I am not aware of any near by hot springs. If you go to the dormant volcano, Arenal, plan on spending a good part of the day on the road. I believe the hot springs there are further east from the volcano. Maybe an... More
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JoeGro82
January 2, 2019|
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Response from Jennifer M | Reviewed this property |
I don't think you need to make reservations now, but I would definitely make them no later than the day before. I never had a problem making a reservation the day before or the morning of, but we did get turned away if we... More
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"We were in room 236 that had views of the ocean and the pool.....even the pool view rooms have good sunset..."
jaya216
4 days ago
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"Pool and Ocean views are best"
375PaulC375
1 week ago
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"All rooms are good. Architectural design of the buildings insures good views everywhere."
paulart
1 week ago
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"Ocean front is great but pool view is just as nice."
ABrots
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