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Hotel Bula Bula

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Reviewed March 12, 2017 via mobile

We spent our last night in Costa Rica at Hotel Bula Bula. Upon arrival, we were given a room very close to the bar. Our request to move was acted upon immediately. The entire staff was so friendly and very accommodating. The bar was a...More

1  Thank Chris W
Reviewed February 28, 2017 via mobile

We stayed at Hotel Bula Bula on our Costa Rican trek through 3 different cities, and it was by far our absolute favorite. It's small, quaint, and in a nice quiet location a short walk to Playa Grande. It is also located on the river,...More

1  Thank gio5891
Reviewed February 19, 2017 via mobile

Located at the head of a beautiful bay and in a gated community this place is pretty sweet. Very nice rooms with bright colors and tile surround a courtyard pool. An open air restaurant and bar have tight views of the bay where you can...More

Thank Bobby M
Reviewed February 18, 2017

We did not stay at Bula Bula, but we had several meals there. All of the food was very good - I especially enjoyed the breakfasts, but the dinners were just as good. The people working there were all very friendly and helpful. I recommend...More

Thank MoleCG
Reviewed February 13, 2017 via mobile

What a fun experience! Traveled by boat to restaurant - beware you need to get in the water so where appropriate sandals. Nice buffet with good selection. Margaritas a little too sweet. Ask about local beers instead. There is a good selection. Very kid friendly!

1  Thank Deb D
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US$93 - US$140 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$93 - US$140 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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cdburnette53
February 23, 2017|
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Response from Deb D | Reviewed this property |
I'm sorry I don't know. We just went to the Mexican Buffet on Monday night via boat from Tamarindo.
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candyfleming
January 13, 2017|
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not sure how to send you my contact info
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Jill M
March 6, 2015|
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Sure, come on by. Please check in at the bar. We just ask that you purchase a drink or something from the kitchen while you are here. There are certain times of the year where we may not be able to accommodate everyone, but... More
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"Rooms closest to restaurant have better wifi, if you need to work, otherwise all are good."
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"rooms furthest from the bar area would be the quietest"
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"All rooms are very quiet, except for maybe the howler monkeys at night!"
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"All the rooms we seen were to perfection all the way down to the Mattress as I am very picky when it comes..."
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