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Hotel Vista de Olas

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Huntington Beach, California
Reviewed 4 December 2014

Hotel Vista De Olas was a dream hotel! We bought our stay on Groupon so we weren't sure what to expect but it was better than we could have ever dreamed! Roger and his sons were not only helpful, but wen't above and beyond. Mikey was our guide for the ATV tour to the Montezuma waterfalls and it was like...

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Loudon, Tennessee
Reviewed 3 December 2014

After missing our connecting flight in San Jose and getting hit in our rental car on the drive over we were very disappointed and worried about the rest of our trip. When we finally made it to Vista, Roger and his crew changed our minds immediately! The service there is great and they make you feel like part of there...

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Springville, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 2 December 2014

My husband and I were thinking about taking a special trip to celebrate our 15th wedding anniversary when I happened to receive an email from Groupon touting an adventure package trip with Vista de Olas. We have always wanted to visit Central or South America and this package, which offered an outdoor adventure along with private villas, seemed to be...

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Reviewed 29 November 2014 via mobile

When we decided to go to Costa Rica for our honeymoon we started looking for places to stay. We came across vista de olas on living Social. Best buy ever!! We had the most amazing time. Roger and Heidi were so gracious. Everything was so laid back and chill! ATV riding through Montezuma, boating and catching Mahi Mahi, zip lining...

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San Francisco, California, United States
Reviewed 23 November 2014

I purchased a Groupon package for a trip to Vista de Olas on a whim and I am so happy I did! My trip was simply amazing. I don't think I can actually put into words what a great experience it was. Roger and his family and staff are wonderful. They truly made my experience in Costa Rica wonderful. I'm...

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Tavernier, Florida
Reviewed 22 November 2014

My husband and I have 4 young children and busy jobs. We were looking for a trip that would clear our minds and let out our adventurous sides out which causes us to fall in love with each other in the beginning. Hotel Vista de Olas gave us the experience we were looking for plus so much more than we...

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Rockville, Maryland
Reviewed 22 November 2014

My husband and I stayed at Vista de Olas for 3 nights in early November (the beginning of the busy season) 2014 as part of a Living Social package. It was a great time to visit because the area was just starting to come alive after the wet/slow season so it was not crowded but the weather was perfect. Our...

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Reviewed 11 November 2014

Everyone at vista de olas was so accommodating and very friendly. Loved our villa it was always clean and full of good vibes. The food was good at our resort the menu was not as elaborate as it could be. So went into town and had killer food and embraced the PURA VIDA atmosphere. Roger and his family were so...

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Reviewed 11 November 2014 via mobile

This six villa bungalow has an amazing view of the ocean with an infinity pool. Very romantic get away. Awesome bedrooms with A.C. units. 3 minute ATV ride to the beach and cute little town with lots to do and great food. Owner speaks English as primary language. He can be a bit too relaxed at times and or stand...

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Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 29 October 2014

My husband and I were in Costa Rica in March 2014 and had the pleasure of staying at Hotel Vista de Olas for 4 nights. It was absolutely perfect! Mal Pais is a great place to visit because there is lots to do but not very touristy. Roger was more than eager to give us suggestions on things to do...

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  • Breakfast included
  • Spa
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Vista de Olas is a refined hotel in Mal Pais perched on top of a peaceful hill. From this vantage point our guests are treated to sweeping views of Mal Pais and watch the most memorable sunsets. The hotel offers 6 sumptuous, secluded deluxe villas with ocean view, AC, open-sky bathroom, and private porch. Hotel amenities include fast WLAN, a luxurious infinity pool and jacuzzi, pool lounge, and the best BBQ restaurant in Mal Pais. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Vista de Olas

Address: Vista de Olas Dr. | Mal Pais de Cobano Apto.#93, Mal Pais 5361, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Mal Pais
Price Range: $299 - $328 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hotel Vista de Olas 2.5*
Number of rooms: 6
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Also Known As:
Vista De Olas Mal Pais
Hotel Vista De Olas Costa Rica/Mal Pais
Hotel Style:
#1 Green Hotel in Mal Pais
#2 Romantic Hotel in Mal Pais
#4 Family Hotel in Mal Pais
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“All are private”
 of 5 bubbles pball2801, 27 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Villa 4 and 5 have a shared but private patio with awesome view. Good for couples traveling together.”
 of 5 bubbles michaeljK6774IZ, 16 Feb 2017 | Read review
“We stayed in Villa 5 and the view of the sunset was beautiful from our patio area.”
 of 5 bubbles L1474BYjamiet, 9 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Villa 4 and 5 share the same balcony so it worked out perfect for us 2 couples that traveled together.”
 of 5 bubbles drealush, 15 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Villa 3 is secluded and has a great view. But some might not like the outdoor bathroom.”
 of 5 bubbles jacobs249, 13 Dec 2016 | Read review
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