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Villas Sol Hotel & Beach Resort

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed here for 4 nights on an all inclusive package at the end of our 14 days in Costa Rica We had already paid for our stay before arriving.When we arrived we were asked for 300$ credit card deposit and the card was also swiped on a paper credit receipt which had to be signed for room service and...

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1Thank andrew w
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Booked through a travel agent at this unknown all inclusive resort. My husband and I are not the all inclusive resort type. However, this place was great! All of the staff are amazingly friendly. We were there in May which is the rainy season but it only rained as evening was approaching, so the days were spent between the 2...

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2Thank Holly S
Upland, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

We traveled to Costa Rica for a week of scuba diving. The hotel, Villas Sol, was average in accommodations. The rooms were adequate, we had problems with the air conditioning as did most of our group. The hotel location is about 1/4 mile from the beach and up a hillside, to the view is great from most rooms. Ask for...

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1Thank boomdogg
Texas Gulf Coast, Texas
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a terrific vacation at Villas Sol Resort. We bought the all inclusive package and it worked very well for us. No need to cook in the modern well stocked kitchen, we used the dining supplies for snacks only. Our three bedroom villa was updated and very clean, a sweet maid came every day and took good care of...

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2Thank lcmamom
hiltnhd, Owner at Villas Sol Hotel & Beach Resort, responded to this review

As an owner of one of the private villas, I loved reading your review! It is definitely the way to go when staying at Villas Sol. A villa offers a lot more room and privacy and the plunge pools are terrific. Shout out to your MIL for her youthful spirit.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had to change rooms twice due to air conditioner not working, others had same issues. Only one restaurant open for all meals and food was not good. Liquor was low grade at bars and watered down, facility is dated to put it nicely, we had to request wash cloths- none provided. Even though advertised as all inclusive, we bought liquor...

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Reno, Nevada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Recently I purchased some time share points from Hilton Grand Vacations. Last month, when a free week became available, I used some airline award miles and some points from my time share program and made a last minute trip to Costa Rica, which I had never been to before. I found that the last room/place available that was part of...

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3Thank David M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food was ok. Room cleanliness was not that great. The ironing board was disgusting, and there was not ever enough toilet paper or towels. We had to ask for a chair for our balcony. The walks to get to the different areas was really annoying. It was a nice beach and nice views. This was the only upside. I would...

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Denver, Colorado, United States
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

This is our second time staying in Villas Sol. We love it. The staff is friendly and service oriented. The grounds of the resort are well maintained and easy to get around via shuttles. Several restaurants and bars on the beach and activities sponsored by the resort. Booked a couple excursions; Arenal and snorkeling with sunset cruise. The food was...

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Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Had a very nice stay at Villa de Sol Hotel and Beach Resort with my husband and friends. Especially enjoyed the sunset cruise. The pool was lots of fun with games and activities and plenty of drinks and snacks. The resort is set on a hill so you need to be physically fit to climb the hills. Excellent staff and...

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Santa Clarita, California
Reviewed 8 April 2017

We rented a private villa on the bottom of the hill, just around the corner from Reception. It was clean, spacious, and affordable. The villa requires a deposit upfront before using its amenities, including restaurants, but it was accurately refunded at the end of the stay. They have a shuttle that comes every ten minutes and will take you up...

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Dear Lucky063 Greetings from Villas Sol Hotel & Villas Beach Resort! Your opinion is very important to us! We are glad that you enjoyed our Resort and each of its services, we hope to see you soon! Sincerely,

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Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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  • Airport Transportation
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  • Multilingual Staff
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Villas Sol Hotel & Beach Resort is a development of 100% Costa Rican capital located on Playa Hermosa, Guanacaste on the northern Pacific Coast and managed by Promotora La Costa, a pioneer company in tourism development in Guanacaste. We are a 4-star resort, and have a Tourism Sustainability Certification (CST) of the Costa Rican Tourism Institute (ICT) and we are affiliated with Resort Condominium International RCI, being the only resort in Central America included in the Gold Crown category granted by this company. We work under an all-inclusive service in 54 deluxe hotel rooms and 109 fully equipped villas of 1, 2 and 3 bedrooms. With unbeatable view of Papagayo Gulf. Among many alternatives for entertainment and sports offered by Villas Sol Hotel & Beach Resort, you’ll find a wide variety of activities for all ages - water sports (motorized & non motorized), sport fishing, diving, kayak & jet ski as well as many one day tours that will take you to the many national parks and hide-away beaches in the area surrounding our resort. Our great location makes not only our resort a great destination but also offers a convenient closeness to all major tours and activities taking place in the Guanacaste area and surroundings. Villas Sol Hotel & Beach Resort is a place for all ages and types of vacationer. A great choice for families traveling with children, single travelers, honeymooners, people looking for a relaxing vacation or those looking for fun and excitement. Our friendly, helpful staff welcome all guests with a “PURA VIDA” and a smile & the best service. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Villas Sol Hotel & Beach Resort

Address: Promotora La Costa, Playa Hermosa, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Playa Hermosa
Price Range: $204 - $500 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Villas Sol Hotel & Beach Resort 3.5*
Number of rooms: 160
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Also Known As:
Villas Sol Hotel And Beach Resort
Villas Sol Hotel & Beach Playa Hermosa
Hotel Sol Beach
Sol Hotel Playa Hermosa
Playa Hermosa Sol Hotel
Villas Sol Hotel & Beach Resort Costa Rica/Playa Hermosa
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#7 On the Beach Hotel in Playa Hermosa
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“ask for a high floor with a view of the bay. Some rooms face the hillside”
boomdogg, 10 May 2017 | Read review
“If you choose a villa near the front desk, you may be able to get a WI-FI signal from them. NO WI-FI in VILLAs.”
  • Kitchen in my villa
979DavidM, 2 May 2017 | Read review
“We stayed in a private villa on the lower level of the resort.”
Lucky063, 8 Apr 2017 | Read review
“The higher you go the better the views. Just keep in mind the hills and your mode of transportation while there.”
miajane2017, 4 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Get a junior bungalow”
mattmakar, 2 Apr 2017 | Read review
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