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Franklin, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 18 October 2015 via mobile

Came to Costa Rica for the first time December 2012 with my fiancee. He WAS the absolute love of my life! To make a long story short, he got caught in a riptide, and lost his life. We were staying here and the manager, Johnny Vargas was an angel to me!!!! I cannot express my gratitude enough for the service...

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Overland Park, Kansas
Reviewed 2 April 2013

This place was perfect for a simple trip to the beach. We stayed here about a week. The rooms were small, but the Air Con worked, the pool was nice and the bar had good food! Plenty of spots within walking distance to rent boards, hang out on the beach, nightlife, etc.

3Thank mavrickkc
Reviewed 17 January 2013 via mobile

This is on the lower end of all-inclusive hotels, but it's still decent and whoever is complaining is probably a habitual complainer. Its close to everything and a very close walk to the beach. I felt safe on the property and the staff were friendly and helpful. I came here to surf, I shopped around town a bit, and ended...

2Thank kmantraveler
Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 1 March 2012

We went on a trip through airtransat, stayed there for two weeks.... horrible experience. The shower was broken, their bed was a cheap foam, and that's besides all the aunts we had in our room. Very un clean rooms, airconditioned made alot of noise and smelled horrible. The pool, I woke up an early morning to see the pool in...

3Thank Christine D
Reviewed 20 January 2012

I went On a trip with my high school spanish class to costa rica through a tour company. Had I been with my family we would have left immediately. Unfortunately I had no choice and had to spent two nights here. The only good thing about the hotel was the pool, as it was the only way to get clean....

3Thank Cassiebehling
Reviewed 26 December 2011

Stayed there with my wife and son recently for one night. It was "just OK" all in all. On the plus side, the staff was nice. The bunglo we were in had a full kitchen, which was nice. The ground were nice - a big space. The location was good - pretty central. The pool and area aroud that was...

3Thank SanderD
Quinte West
Reviewed 26 September 2011

I stayed at the Estrellamar February 2010 for a week. "Villas" are very basic with hard beds and not a single comfortable chair to sit on. The air conditioner smelled horrid when it started up and I had a respirator infection within a day that totally ruined my vacation. The Estrellamar management response to my complaint was unsatisfactory.

1Thank DANMACQuinteWest
Jaco, Costa Rica
Reviewed 18 August 2011

What a delight in the middle of Jaco. Beautiful landscape,pool restaurant and people. Truly Jaco's hidden Gem in the middle of the city. Walking distance to all of main street business's. Clean and comfortable and a warm and welcome staff. Now a resident of Jaco but all the family and friends stay here.

2Thank MargoSanders
San Jose, Costa Rica
Reviewed 18 April 2011

My bike was stolen just in FRONT of my room within the facilities of this hotel, just after the robbery we informed the security guard and hotel´s manager and they didn´t anything. It looks like any hotel´s employed was involved.

3Thank cupula78
Ormond Beach, Florida
Reviewed 22 February 2011

We had a great time there...beautiful landscaping, great service, close walk to beach and shops and restuarants...great hammocks to relax in..recommend the 2-bed suites,,,I am going back in June of 2011...

1Thank gatordan73

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Conveniently located in the center of Jaco and only a moment’s walk to the beach, shopping, dining, nightlife and casinos. We offer abundant space to enjoy our large pool, relaxing hammocks, and lush landscaping and invite you to Mojitos Restaurant and Bar for friendly service and excellent food. Accommodations include a choice of standard rooms or bungalows featuring air conditioning, cable TV, telephone, mini-refrigerator or furnished kitchen, safe, and private terrace. 3 Star rating. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Villas Estrellamar

Address: Jaco Center (next to Payless Car Rental) | Apartado 3, Jaco, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Jaco
Price Range: $62 - $158 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 29
Also Known As:
Villas Estrellamar Hotel Jaco
Estrellamar Hotel Jaco
Estrellamar Resort Jaco
Villas Estrellamar Costa Rica/Jaco
Hotel Style:
#5 Top resorts Hotel in Jaco
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“Some rooms have a kitchen if you're looking to save a little money on food.”
 of 5 bubbles mavrickkc, 2 Apr 2013 | Read review
“No GOOD ROOMS ! See website for photos but keep in mind all the aunts in the room. A couple on the same flght as us changed room because there was so many aunts in theur room.”
 of 5 bubbles ChristineD82, 1 Mar 2012 | Read review
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