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    JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort & Spa

    Hacienda Pinilla, Playa Avellanas, Tamarindo, Costa Rica
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    Overview
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    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 28 April 2015

    JW Marriott is a beautiful resort - pool area is very nice. It is 30 minutes away from anything else. If you like to stay at nice place and eat all meals there this is a good place. Although, we found limited choices in meals...More

    2  Thank BJWendy
    Response from GM_JWGuanacaste, General Manager at JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort & SpaResponded 28 April 2015

    Dear BJWendy, It is good to read in your review that you liked the resort and the facilities as the pool and restaurants. I would like to inform you that we do have different companies who rent a space inside our property to provide a...More

    Reviewed 25 April 2015

    I'm a Platinum Marriott member and stay 50 to 60 nights/year in Marriotts. We booked this trip for 5 nights with points, and I could not have been more pleased with the service and experience at this hotel. It's probably the nicest JW i've ever...More

    3  Thank adamj2281
    Response from GM_JWGuanacaste, General Manager at JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort & SpaResponded 13 May 2015

    Wow! Thank you Adamj2281 for your terrific review and it fill us of satisfaction. I am pleased to know that you enjoyed our Restaurants and services. Thank you for your preference and deciding to spend your vacations with us. The Tico BBQ and Aperitivo Sunset...More

    Reviewed 22 April 2015 via mobile

    Really can't fault anything about our stay - great value for money, nothing was too much of an ask. Staff attentive and quick - but not over familiar or annoying. Can't wait to go back. Our suite was spacious, pool beautiful and large, beach stunning,...More

    2  Thank TillyJackBeaz
    Response from GM_JWGuanacaste, General Manager at JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort & SpaResponded 13 May 2015

    Dear TillyJackBeaz, Thank you for your excellent review and it would be our pleasure to welcome you back. I am glad to know that you and your family had a great experience at our resort and that you want to come back soon. The doors...More

    Reviewed 22 April 2015

    I just wrapped up a week at the resort. The grounds were immaculate, the service impeccable. We based our sales award conference at the resort, and from the restaurants, the bars and the support staff....we found everyone friendly and service oriented. The pool is enormous,...More

    1  Thank sea2ski
    Response from GM_JWGuanacaste, General Manager at JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort & SpaResponded 13 May 2015

    Dear Sea2ski, It is great to read your review and know that you had a great time at the resort and nearby areas. This is the most important to us, your happiness and satisfaction. I am glad that your sales award conference was a success...More

    Reviewed 21 April 2015 via mobile

    Good beach. Pool area and grounds very clean and nice. Resort is worth a visit. However food and room service could be much better. Room service pizza was horrible. Waste of money.good breakfast area.More

    1  Thank BALA P
    Response from GM_JWGuanacaste, General Manager at JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort & SpaResponded 13 May 2015

    Dear BALA P, I am pleased to know that you liked the resort and enjoyed the pool during your visit. Breakfast is great since we offer variety at our buffet for our guest to enjoy. I also appreciate your feedback in regards to the food...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • 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
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$141 - US$811 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 310
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    • Location
    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Guanacaste >
    • Tamarindo >
    • Playa Avellanas
    • Also Known As
    • Jw Marriott Guanacaste Resort And Spa Costa Rica ,
    • Jw Marriott Guanacaste Resort & Spa Costa Rica Hotel Santa Cruz ,
    • Jw Marriott Santa Cruz ,
    • Marriott Santa Cruz ,
    • JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort & Spa Costa Rica/Playa Avellanas
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    dehemphill
    15 July 2017|
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    Response from R.s. G | Reviewed this property |
    We also had the room with the shower and toilet behind a shower curtain and we found out those are rooms for disabled people, that's why the shower is set up like that...so a wheelchair can roll in. The floor did indeed get... More
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    14 July 2017|
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    Response from David J | Reviewed this property |
    Yes they do as Kris H. stated.
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    11 July 2017|
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    Response from Kristen H | Reviewed this property |
    We are just there two weeks ago, I suggest rain slickers if you plan to do excursions. We got rain a few times in the afternoon while doing hikes etc. the portable rain slickers came in handy. Although the rain was very... More
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