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    Villas Rio Mar

    800 m north from the Dominical entrance along the Baru river, Dominical 185-8000, Costa Rica
    011 506 2787 0053
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    Overview
    • Excellent51%
    • Very good36%
    • Average9%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “baru river” (12 reviews)
    “big pool” (6 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
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    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    Poolside Bar
    Multilingual Staff
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    Reviewed 20 May 2014

    We came back late at night, and there were nobody to give us our room key. After more than 30 noking real hard and making a lot of noice, we found him sleeped on a sofa close to us with a pipe close to him,...More

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    Response from MEsquivel, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Villas Rio MarResponded 27 May 2014
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    Estimado Cliente, Primero que todo, queremos ofrecerle una disculpa por lo acontecido en días pasados por la situación que usted...More

    Reviewed 9 May 2014

    Stayed here with a few friends for only 1 night. Wish I could've stayed longer. This place is great. Staff is super friendly, the rooms are pretty nice for CR no chain standards, and their restaurant is ridiculously good. Highly recommended.More

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    Response from MEsquivel, Guest Relations Manager at Villas Rio MarResponded 10 May 2014

    Dear Guest, Thank you so much for your lovely commentary. We are happy you enjoyed your stay here at Villas Río Mar. We are glad you liked the service and were pleased with your rooms. It's great to hear you liked the restaurant, and we...More

    Reviewed 7 May 2014

    On a recent trip to the extreme southern areas of Costa Rica i stayed at Rio Mar. it has a great location in Dominical within walking distance to everything. The best staff I ran across on my three week trip. I was there 4 days...More

    Thank Chuck111302
    Response from MEsquivel, Guest Relations Manager at Villas Rio MarResponded 10 May 2014

    Dear Guest, Thank you so much for your lovely commentary. We are pleased you felt comfortable here at Villas Río Mar, We are happy the location was a good fit for you, that the service and people around you were friendly, and that you liked...More

    Reviewed 21 April 2014

    The hotel is a combination of nature, calm, privacy and near the beach and a river. Its rooms are separately in a green area. In "houses" of 4 rooms. Very private and confortable. Nice pool and service in general. They just need to give you...More

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    Response from MEsquivel, Guest Relations Manager at Villas Rio MarResponded 22 April 2014

    Dear Guest, Thank you for your kind words. We are happy you were comfortable with your stay here at Villas Río Mar, along with the nature, atmosphere, and peace and quiet. It's great to hear you liked the swimming pool and the service. We've taken...More

    Reviewed 23 March 2014

    We stayed here for 3 nights. The grounds are beautiful but the room we had was not great. There were missing tiles on the bathroom floor, tiles in the shower were cracked and stained. The bed was not comfortable had no mattress protection and cheap...More

    Thank ZIGBAR
    Response from MEsquivel, Guest Relations Manager at Villas Rio MarResponded 31 March 2014

    Dear Guest, Thank you for your commentary. We take everyone’s opinions to heart. We are sorry that the rooms didn’t meet up to your expectation and have taken note to maintain them better, and about the beds. We are happy, though, that you loved the...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Banquet Room
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Tennis Court
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$67 - US$146 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Best Value Hotel in Dominical
    • #3 Family Hotel in Dominical
    • #4 Romantic Hotel in Dominical
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 52
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    • Location
    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Puntarenas >
    • Dominical
    • Also Known As
    • Villas Rio Mar Hotel Dominical ,
    • Hotel Rio Mar ,
    • Rio Mar Hotel ,
    • Villas Rio Mar Costa Rica/Dominical
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    Olivier P
    16 January 2017|
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    Response from MEsquivel | Property representative |
    Hello, the beach is a 1.5 km, and if you want to go walking it is 15 to 20 minutes or in car is a 5 minutes.
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    24 February 2016|
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    Response from Peter N | Reviewed this property |
    We stayed with our two kids in (12 an 15) in a family suite with two large double beds. It was quite spacious so I Think you couldn't easily get two extra beds in the room. Best wishes. Peter.
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    "There are individual cabins on the hillside, which make each room uniquely private."
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    "Rooms are clustered in duplex type units around the hotel grounds."
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    "The rooms are pretty much identical. I think the bird watching is better toward the rear of the property."
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