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Hotel Vista de Olas

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Reviewed 3 April 2015 via mobile

We came to Vista de Olas simply for the sunset BBQ - the infinity pool is amazing and the view is incredible. Watching the sunset from there is probably one of the highlights of our whole trip and would definitely recommend it! You need a...More

Thank Jenn119212
Reviewed 26 March 2015

The lodging was wonderfully unique and the views spectacular. Roger and all the staff were great. Staying at Hotel Vista de Olas and visiting the town of Mal Pais was one of the high points in our Costa Rica adventure.

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Reviewed 25 March 2015

Book this trip and you won't regret it! This is an incredible, private, beautiful little spot that you must see for yourself. We spent 6 nights total and it was just the right amount of time for us to see Santa Theresa and totally adjust...More

Thank Julia M
Reviewed 23 March 2015

Everything about this trip was wonderful - the weather was warm, the staff was friendly and the accommodations were incredible! We stayed in villa #4 which felt very private and secluded from the main pool area. Showering under the stars is an experience we will...More

1  Thank Judith G
Reviewed 17 March 2015

This place was great. I went by myself after my aunt cancelled at the last minute, and I felt totally comfortable and welcome. The staff and owners are super friendly and were great about giving me good recommendations for where to explore. I hit up...More

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GreenLeaders Bronze level
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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Free Internet
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Shuttle Bus Service
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Laundry Service
Concierge
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$186 - US$289 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$186 - US$289 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
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currannicole90
2 April 2018|
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Response from Alison B |
The showers have built-in shampoo, conditioner and body wash dispensers, so no need to bring those. We also only brought carry-ons for our week stay & only brought the basics (bathing suits, shorts, sandals, hikers/runners... More
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Jimmyc1017
20 October 2017|
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Response from Derek D | Reviewed this property |
You fly into San Jose Then you fly one of two interior air lines to tambor, Then the hotel picks you up from there in a truck
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Joy G
13 March 2017|
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Response from Francesca R | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so..but sunset in Santa Teresa beach is magic anyway... Maybe you can ask some local there
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"All the suites are great! We stayed in 3 but liked 2 best."
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"All the villas are amazing. The outdoor restroom made the trip even more fantastical ."
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"All of the villas are relatively similar with the same amenities. All great to stay in."
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"get an ATV!!!! you'll be glad you did. I tried it without one for the first 2 days and it was rough"
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