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Villa Vista Mar

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San Diego
Reviewed 16 December 2015

What a lovely place. It was a perfect spot for my family to explore the area and relaxing place to come back to. The hosts were very helpful. Our room was clean and there was plenty of room. We cannot wait to return.

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Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 3 October 2015

I have been to Villa Vista many times and I can finally write a review of how great it was. Ed and Lorrie Scanlan provide awesome accommodations in a non "all inclusive" manner that is easy and in sync with the costa rican experience everyone should have. Playa Ocotal is 1/8 of a mile away is 1.5 miles away. Shopping...

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1Thank Chris M
Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 26 July 2015

I just enjoyed an 8 day / night stay at Villa Vista Mar, and in spite of the chance it may make my booking a stay more difficult next time, I have to say this place is awesome. Quiet, clean, well-appointed, close to beautiful Costa Rican beaches and local culture - check ALL of those. Lorrie and Ed are amazing...

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1Thank Robert J
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 24 July 2015

We have stayed at 4 different resorts in Playa Ocotal within the past year. Villa Vista Mar is our favorite! It had plenty of room for two people (with lots of dive gear), a well equipped kitchen, incredible view and safe grounds, reasonably priced and very attentive on-site owners, Ed and Lorrie. This will be our go-to spot for future...

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1Thank 212Yourscreenname
Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 15 April 2015

We spent a week at Villa Vista Mar and had a wonderful time. Ed and Lorrie were terrific hosts offering good advice and assistance before and during our stay. They were always available but never intrusive. They are generous and thoughtful hosts. We felt very comfortable at VVM and enjoyed the outstanding views as well as the comfortable and appealing...

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1Thank LTG121
Wisconsin
Reviewed 2 April 2015

What a relaxing time we had staying with Ed & Lorrie. They "get" hospitality, but yet allowed us our privacy. They were extremely helpful if we needed anything. We stayed in apt 3, which was roomy, very clean and the view was wonderful. The pool, rancho, gardens and Ed were all as advertised with no surprises. The walk to the...

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2Thank Cheesehead15
Morgantown
Reviewed 3 December 2014 via mobile

Villa Vista Mar is perfectly named. Offers an enticing view of Ocotal and the Golf of Papagayo. Ed & Lori live on premises and are generous, helpful & gracious hosts. Our family of 4 had apt 3 and we were cozy and comfortable. The apartment was exceptionally clean with no bugs. (Which is impressive in Costa Rica.) It would be...

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5Thank Rczacza
Reviewed 17 May 2014

I had the privilege to experience pure serenity at VVM for a few days. It was my first trip to Costa Rica. I cannot describe in words the beauty and awesomeness of this location. The accommodations were excellent. Comfy beds, hottub, pool, outdoor kitchen...all at your fingertips. The view from our room was heavenly. Absolutely cannot wait to go back...

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2Thank Funkymonkey2014
dorset, vermont
Reviewed 13 March 2014

I’ve just returned home from an extended stay at VVM. This was my fourth year staying there, and I”ll be returning in 2015. All the wonderful things mentioned in other reviews are true. Ed and Lorrie are attentive to one’s needs and very helpful in assisting you to plan excursions, transportation, or anything that assists you in creating an enjoyable...

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La Fortuna
Reviewed 29 January 2014

My husband and I started our Costa Rican adventure at Villa Vista Mar and could not have chosen a better place to start! Our hosts, Ed and Lorrie, were absolutely wonderful! Extremely helpful and made us feel welcome from the moment we met them! Our apartment was just great, very clean and comfortable. The pool was amazing and the views...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pool
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Villa Vista Mar

Address: Playa Ocotal, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Playa Ocotal
Number of rooms: 9
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Apartment 3 is our very favorite!”
kimberlybW9065PR, 11 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Room three had a spectacular view!”
Buddy1975, 16 Dec 2015 | Read review
“Get one of the second floor rooms.”
chrismF151DY, 3 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Apartments 2 and 3 have great accommodations for small families or couples (or singles) - and both have a wonderful view.”
A1249WTrobertj, 26 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Apt 3 is the largest and has the premier view”
Cheesehead15, 2 Apr 2015 | Read review
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