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    JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort & Spa

    Hacienda Pinilla, Playa Avellanas, Tamarindo, Costa Rica
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    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 21 February 2015

    We just stayed here last week. The resort has a rustic feel but it certainly isn't neglected. This resort was very clean, well manicured, nicely staffed etc. I felt the resort did an EXCELLENT job of having staff stay out of site...for example...I left my...More

    Thank Amber B
    Response from GM_JWGuanacaste, General Manager at JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort & SpaResponded 23 February 2015

    Dear Amber B we hope you do visit us again. We are so glad to know that you enjoyed the pool and the ambiance. Amber B thank you for your great review and recent stay. Kindest regards, Jesus Gonzalez General Manager

    Reviewed 21 February 2015

    Upon arrival, we were met with a magnificent tropical view, beautiful breezes, a strawberry cocktail and a very helpful check in staff (shout outs to Carlos and Paula). Our reservations had been complicated, with issues before arrival, however once we sat down in paradise, most...More

    Thank Laurie H
    Response from GM_JWGuanacaste, General Manager at JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort & SpaResponded 23 February 2015

    Dear Laurie H, Your review is Excellent. Thank you very much for sharing your experience with all of us! Carlos, Paola, Luz, Estefano and Armando are great and your comments made them feel very proud and happy. The Suite 123 is beautiful and I am...More

    Reviewed 20 February 2015

    My take on this on this property...take or leave it. I am an Awards member and enjoy the plethora of choices Marriott offers. But this location and facility leaves a lot to be desired. My wife and I stayed in room 241... left corner facing...More

    5  Thank GuyGore
    Response from GM_JWGuanacaste, General Manager at JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort & SpaResponded 23 February 2015

    Dear GuyDore, We appreciate your feedback in regards to the noise on the path ways and also we appreciate your positive comments about our staff, rooms and food. I would like to inform you that when we have Events at the beach the food come...More

    Reviewed 20 February 2015

    We stayed at the JW Marriott in January of 2015 and had a wonderful week! The property was gorgeous, clean, and staffed with super-friendly people. Especially helpful was Alexander in the main restaurant - he had tips for us every morning at breakfast about where...More

    Thank Jilliorr
    Response from GM_JWGuanacaste, General Manager at JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort & SpaResponded 23 February 2015

    I am so glad to know that you enjoyed your stay with us that much Jilliorr. For us it’s always a pleasure to make our guest feel at home. I hope the Spanish you learned will help you for your next visit that we hope...More

    Reviewed 19 February 2015 via mobile

    If you're looking for somewhere to just unwind, this is the place. It's quite remote so don't plan on many excursions. Very beautiful pool and a fabulous view of the beach. Not a good place to bring children.More

    4  Thank Dalyne M
    Response from GM_JWGuanacaste, General Manager at JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort & SpaResponded 23 February 2015

    Dear Dalyne M, I am glad to inform you that there is several options of activities not far from the hotel that you can do as Canopy, Horseback riding, Golf, Tennis, Surf Lessons, Kayaking and some more. You can have a lot of fun and...More

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    • 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
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    • Spa
    • Hot Tub
    • Golf Course
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    • US$141 - US$811 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
    • 310
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    • Costa Rica >
    • 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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    dehemphill
    15 July 2017|
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    Response from R.s. G | Reviewed this property |
    We also had the room with the shower and toilet behind a shower curtain and we found out those are rooms for disabled people, that's why the shower is set up like that...so a wheelchair can roll in. The floor did indeed get... More
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    14 July 2017|
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    Response from David J | Reviewed this property |
    Yes they do as Kris H. stated.
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    11 July 2017|
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    Response from Kristen H | Reviewed this property |
    We are just there two weeks ago, I suggest rain slickers if you plan to do excursions. We got rain a few times in the afternoon while doing hikes etc. the portable rain slickers came in handy. Although the rain was very... More
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