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    Hotel Balcon del Mar

    Bohio Street, Jaco, Costa Rica
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    Overview
    • Excellent31%
    • Very good21%
    • Average20%
    • Poor16%
    • Terrible12%
    Travellers talk about
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Room Service
    Suites
    Poolside Bar
    Kitchenette
    Concierge
    Spa
    Wheelchair Access
    Business Centre
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 108 reviews

    Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

    Loved the view from our 4th floor retreat! Looked directly out over the hotel pool & the ocean beyond. Don't bring heavy luggage as there is no elevator!!! Food in the bar/restaurant was good & included with our stay. The city doesn't seem to sleep--we...More

    Thank Niener99
    Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

    Really surprised about how this hotel operates. We stayed two nights And I couldn't get out of there soon enough. I reserved my room two months prior, two frigging months. It said on the reservation one double bed and one single. We'll, they gave me...More

    Thank Tonycal3
    Reviewed 28 June 2017

    I booked a reservation for this hotel back in may. When we arrived the pool was being renovated and while walking beside the pool we actually were hit in the face with flying tile from the people who were renovating the hotel. I informed the...More

    Thank Damon F
    Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

    When I booked the hotel they offered and showed me pictures of a scam. The bathrooms didn't work, the walls had mold, the beds were like cots and very thin and uncomfortable, the pool wasn't functioning and it was closed and very dirty. The rooms...More

    Thank Johanna C
    Reviewed 16 May 2017

    Stayed here for several days in April. This was our second time staying at the Balcon del Mar. The location can't be beat. Ocean front, close to dining and strolling around Jaco. Close to many tours and adventures in the area. The room did not...More

    Thank mollycmarlow
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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Beachfront
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room Service
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
    • Spa
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$91 - US$159 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Business Hotel in Jaco
    • #11 Spa Hotel in Jaco
    • #19 On the Beach Hotel in Jaco
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 49
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    • Location
    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Puntarenas >
    • Jaco
    • Also Known As
    • Balcon Del Mar Jaco ,
    • Balcon Del Mar Hotel ,
    • Hotel Balcon Del Mar Costa Rica/Jaco
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    Jill H
    1 September 2015|
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    Response from Johanna C | Reviewed this property |
    Yes océano hotel , beautiful suits , excellent price , good staff . 10 min walk to the beach. Balcon Del Mar is HORRIBLE. And expensive, old and dirty.
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    "I wont stay there ever again. not worth it."
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    "Wifi works nowhere... don't even try."
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    "chose rooms 2nd floor and above for the view"
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    "Stay away from the first floor."
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