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Hotel Vista de Olas

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06/06/2017 07/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Chester Springs, Pennsylvania, United States
Reviewed 15 December 2014

We purchased our 5-night stay through Groupon and were surprised at how wonderful our stay was. Roger and his staff were extremely accommodational, willing to help us with whatever needs or questions we had. The rooms are beautiful and clean; and there's nothing like an outdoor shower. We recommend renting an ATV as its the best way to travel from...

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Downey
Reviewed 15 December 2014

Roger, you and your family have a beautiful establishment and you should be very proud. From the villas to the views, everything was perfect. Your staff was incredibly professional and they made my girlfriend's and my stay very comfortable. We are hoping for a return to your hotel in the near future. Thanks for the memories. Pura Vida!

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Los Angeles, California, United States
Reviewed 13 December 2014

Found this place through living social. We had no idea what to expect but it exceeded our expectations by far. Roger and his sons welcomed us with open arms. Most of the guests there were couples but I was there with my girlfriend for a girls weekend. Roger was great! He watched out for us and made sure we were...

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Reviewed 12 December 2014

My boyfriend and I purchased the LivingSocial deal for 7 nights. It seemed too good to be true with everything that was included, so I was a bit hesitant. We were so pleasantly surprised - it was absolutely amazing! The staff really made our stay, all of them were so nice. Roger checked in with us every day and even...

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Portland, Oregon, United States
Reviewed 4 December 2014

I'm so thankful for Living Social or we never would have found this gem for our honeymoon vacation. It's a bit of a trek to get here if you're traveling from the states, but it's worth it. The location is gorgeous. Roger designed and built the villas at Vista de Olas, and they each have their own unique charm and...

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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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  • Breakfast included
  • Free Internet
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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: $210 - $340 (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 of the rooms are quiet as the villas are situated in private areas”
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“Each villa is a bit different so take a look online!”
ebkatz2017, 10 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Villa 2 had a nice view of the ocean as well as 4”
ralphdawg007, 9 Apr 2017 | Read review
“All are private”
pball2801, 27 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Villa 4 and 5 have a shared but private patio with awesome view. Good for couples traveling together.”
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