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    Hotel Las Olas

    Playa Hermosa de Jaco, Jaco, Garabito Municipality, Costa Rica
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    Traveller (42)
    Dining (9)
    Room & Suite (6)
    • Excellent38%
    • Very good13%
    • Average8%
    • Poor22%
    • Terrible19%
    5 Feb 2017
    “Nice Beach Front Surf Shack Restaurant”
    31 Oct 2016
    “Terrible service and dirty rooms”
    Free Internet
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    Family Rooms
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    1 - 5 of 27 reviews

    Reviewed 5 February 2017

    Las Olas has a nice thatched-roof surf shack style restaurant facing the beach in Playa Hermosa. We enjoyed a pleasant lunch in the shade with a light breeze off the water. Our waitress was friendly, helpful and spoke at least three languages including Spanish, English...More

    1  Thank IllyCoffeeDrinkers
    Reviewed 31 October 2016

    My partner and I stayed one night at Hotel Las Olas and that was one night too many in my opinion. First impressions were OK, I could see that the place was run down but I wasn't too worried as this was certainly reflected in...More

    1  Thank Mike T
    Reviewed 6 October 2016

    The Good: Location – its right on the beach Reception staff really nice. The Bad: Rooms, sheets worn, holes in mosquito nets. No Kitchen. Price is expensive for what you get. Toilets and bathrooms dirty. This place is really run down and could do with...More

    Thank Simon C
    Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

    Outdoor joint down an alley full of locals. I love it, not fancy, cold beer, good food and excellent service. Beer is cheaper than anyplace in town at $2 or less. I will likely frequent this place daily. Highly recommend.

    Thank downrangeglobal
    Reviewed 9 February 2016

    There's nowhere I've been that has offered gourmet local cuisine and simple, perfect accommodations, made to order by locals that live to surf and enjoy the simple beauty of the pure vida. My room offered a morning view of the huge, incredible surf and the...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free Internet
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    • Free Parking
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Style
    • #19 On the Beach Hotel in Jaco
    • Room types
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 166
    • Location
    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Puntarenas >
    • Garabito Municipality >
    • Jaco District >
    • Jaco
    • Also Known As
    • Hotel Las Olas Costa Rica/Jaco
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    Traveller (42)
    Dining (9)
    Room & Suite (6)
    Pool & Beach (4)
    Hotel & Grounds (47)
    Bathroom (2)
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    Room Tips
    "The skybox is the sweetest spot, but the dorm rooms are awesome too."
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    "If you need AC, be sure to ask if your room has it!"
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    "Make sure that when you visit to talk to Jason and Raffa if you need help with anything. They will go out of..."
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    "There is 1 room at the main house with air conditioning."
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