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Hotel Bula Bula

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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good20%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“water taxi”(38 reviews)
“great waltini”(15 reviews)
“mexican buffet”(9 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
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Non-Smoking Hotel
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3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 21 August 2010

Cosy and warm atmosphere. Nice little rooms (they are small), very nicely decorated in lively colors. Beautiful garden with a lovely pool. Excellent restaurant and great service overall. Beautiful Playa Grande is walking distance. A destination in its own!

Thank Richard155032
Reviewed 12 August 2010

We stayed in June 2010, and while we absolutely loved the staff, who kept us entertained, fed, and comfortable, we could have lived without the owners. Apparently they had friends in town, so they were busy, but we chose a small, boutique hotel on purpose,...More

Thank lalacity
Reviewed 4 August 2010

This was my first vacation in years and the trip far exceeded my expectations. The staff at Hotel Bula Bula went over and above to ensure we had a great vacation. Whether it was advice on local travel, good conversation or an amazing diner everyone...More

Thank Goldz8726
Reviewed 29 July 2010

My friends and I tried several restaurants while visiting Costa Rica but we kept finding ourselves eating at this one for at least one meal a day. Not only was the food the best we had, but the service and atmosphere of the entire place...More

Thank TrentThomas
Reviewed 7 July 2010

We had a computer and other items stolen from the parking area at this hotel when we were moving our bags from our car to the room. Concerned about our safety, we advised the hotel proprieter that we did not want to stay a second...More

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Response from PG-FT-Resident, Owner at Hotel Bula BulaResponded 20 July 2010

As the owner of Hotel Bula Bula, I would like to express how disappointed I was to receive this review full of half-truths and outright dishonest accusations. While it is true that the client's computer was stolen from within her vehicle, the actual circumstances are...More

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
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Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Room Service
Concierge
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
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Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$93 - US$123 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Family Hotel in Playa Grande
#5 Romantic Hotel in Playa Grande
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$93 - US$123 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Family Hotel in Playa Grande
#5 Romantic Hotel in Playa Grande
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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cdburnette53
23 February 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
13 January 2017|
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not sure how to send you my contact info
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Jill M
6 March 2015|
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Response from PG-FT-Resident | Property representative |
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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Room Tips
"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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