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    JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort & Spa

    0.8 km from Playa Avellanas centre
    • Free Wifi
    • Free Parking
    • Pool
    Apr 9 Apr 10
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Hacienda Pinilla, Playa Avellanas, Tamarindo, Costa Rica
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    All reviews hacienda pinilla infinity edge closest town beach club breakfast buffet steak restaurant ocean view pool staff turn down service kids club beautiful property rent a car remote location sea bass sushi huge pool central america liberia airport swiss travel minute drive
    Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

    The JW has been awesome . From the moment we arrived . Front office staff , bell service Henry , pool personnel, to Dora at breakfast . Dora took the time to answer so many questions my wife had . The breakfast was extremely good....More

    Reviewed 6 days ago

    Our first trip to Costa Rica was wonderful. We stayed at JW Marriott for the second half of the trip after staying in Arenal. Traveled as family with teenagers and could not have been happier with the hotel. Here are some notes... We were full...More

    Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

    I decided to do my review on my last day because usually when we get home we get too busy. As everyone has stated it is a beautiful, immaculate resort. They are always cleaning or painting it. The staff members all have been very friendly...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Costa Rica is our new favorite destination. This resort is secluded, beautiful, great beaches and good food. We loved the steak house and the sushi the best. Blackberry mojitos by the pool are a must!

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    I vacationed for 5 days in March 2017 with my wife and two children (11 & 14) . It was our first time in Costa Rica and most likely will not return to this resort. The resort was beautiful and the overall pricing was reasonable...More

    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Beachfront
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Room Service
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hot Tub
    • Golf course
    Pool/Beach Area (451)
    Hotel & Grounds (287)
    Room/Suite (197)
    View from Room (132)
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    HiR Fine Dining Jungle Culinary Adventure
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    Nearby Attractions
    Playa Avellana
    828 reviews
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    Pinilla Canopy Tour
    270 reviews
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    Hacienda Pinilla Golf Club
    41 reviews
    1.14 km away
    Avellanas Surf School
    116 reviews
    2.11 km away
    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    Hi, Booked a garden view room from April 9th-12th. If ocean fronts are available at the time of checking in can I get them?
    23 March 2017|
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    Response from wiskaysin | Reviewed this property |
    We were unable to upgrade. Not sure if it was because we were staying on Marriott points, but they simply said "we're fully booked." I would definitely try though, we had garden view and would have much preferred ocean view... More
    Jane B
    We are hoping to take an evening tour at Playa Flamingo. We had not planned to rent a car ( using a tour company for other transportation) Is there a company you could recommend to use to take us to Playa Flamingo and pick us up again after our excursion? How far is it - would it be worth it to rent a car for the day? I understand they put $1000 hold on your credit card, is this true? Are there maps of the area available at the Marriott should we decide to rent? I've heard roads are not marked. Thanks for any info ~ we will be there for three nights and only have this one excursions planned.
    15 March 2017|
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    Response from Msstamper | Reviewed this property |
    We were too nervous to rent a car because we had heard horror stories. The roads was marked much better than I had thought. I had purchased maps also. Waze works too. I would not rent a car for one day. It wouldn't be worth... More
    Considering the JW for the last week in March, would be bringing my 13-year-old daughter and wondering if any other children would be around the resort?
    12 March 2017|
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    Response from Msstamper | Reviewed this property |
    Yes! I have a 13 year old and 16 year old. Their were lots of kids. There is a volleyball net in one portion of the pool. We were so active that after dinner the kids wanted to go to bed. There are kids activities but I... More
    Room Tips
    "Ask for high floor ocean view or ocean front (worth it!)"
    dizzyb1987, 6 days agoRead review
    "Great service, cleanliness, pool, expensive food, secluded, quiet, rocky beach..."
    Fernando D, 8 days agoRead review
    "Great views"
    A9849YNcarolineb, 12 days agoRead review
    "Hotel laid out hacienda style, so some mild walking to get to restaurant, pool. Some rooms face the Pacific..."
    David W, 13 days agoRead review
    "Avoid rooms ending in 07 -12"
    wiskaysin, 14 days agoRead review
    "Take an ocean view if you can."
    ellyn56, 1 month agoRead review
    "All the rooms are excellent"
    TheRosses2014, 1 month agoRead review
    "235 is an excellent location with a good view of the pool and the beach"
    Rob E, 1 month agoRead review
    "My garden view room was magnificent"
    Kamori2015, 1 month agoRead review
    "All rooms seem great"
    scooterbug42, 1 month agoRead review
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