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    JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort & Spa

    Hacienda Pinilla, Playa Avellanas, Tamarindo, Costa Rica
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    Reviewed 9 November 2015

    Overall we were really impressed. The grounds of the marriott are impressive and somewhat secluded within a gated community but still very close to Tamarindo. Rooms were great for the price and very clean. We only were there on a short stop but the one...More

    1  Thank Tom H
    Reviewed 7 November 2015

    Great Spanish architecture and design for this wonderful resort . Rooms are extraordinary comfortable , and the staff is so kind. Several very good restaurants with various cooking style . Really a great place in front of Ocean.

    Thank remi102
    Reviewed 6 November 2015

    The property is hidden away off the the main road, beyond security gates. The hotel is beautiful and the views are stunning. We visited during low season and the hotel was empty. We had just arrived from Arenal after staying at Nayara Hotel so we...More

    Thank Beverly K
    Reviewed 5 November 2015 via mobile

    This one of my best resort ever tryed.Location is perfect ,peacefuly area right on the nice sandy beach. Rooms are large and clean with a nice wiev. You have a couple of fantastic restaurant inside the resort and all other services you need. The pool...More

    Thank Janko T
    Reviewed 1 November 2015

    I know we arrived during low season, but it was pretty astonishing just how empty this hotel was. It is a huge place and our first couple of days we saw something like 4 other guests. Thus, I was pretty surprised when checking in as...More

    2  Thank sjw11
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    Additional Information about JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort & Spa

    Address: Hacienda Pinilla, Playa Avellanas, Tamarindo, Costa Rica
    Location: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Tamarindo > Playa Avellanas
    Price Range:US$165 - US$845 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    Hotel Class: 4.5 star
    Number of rooms: 310
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Beachfront
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Room Service
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hot Tub
    • Golf Course
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
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    • US$165 - US$845 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 310
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    • Location
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    • Province of Guanacaste >
    • Tamarindo >
    • Playa Avellanas
    • 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 Guanacaste Resort & Spa Costa Rica/Playa Avellanas
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    Charles H
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    Response from Robert B | Reviewed this property |
    They have some activities available with third parties. It is better to check with them.
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    14 September 2017|
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    Response from LuzA A | Reviewed this property |
    Thank you. I saw him all the time at the lobby, we did not booked our trip with them but i saw him everyday at the hotel. I will suggest to contact the hotel they will be able to connect you with him. The crew a JW is the... More
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    12 September 2017|
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    "We were in room 122 ocean view ground floor it was 1 minute away from the pool and the ocean."
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