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    Hotel Balcon del Mar

    Bohio Street, Jaco, Garabito Municipality, Costa Rica
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    Overview
    • Excellent30%
    • Very good21%
    • Average21%
    • Poor15%
    • Terrible13%
    Travellers talk about
    “party town” (3 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Suites
    Poolside Bar
    Kitchenette
    Concierge
    Wheelchair Access
    Business Centre
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

    Myself and my partner stayed here for a few nights as part of a two-week trip to Costa Rica. Although this was our least favourite hotel during our stay, it was perfectly adequate. There was nothing special about it but nothing awful. The breakfast varied...More

    Thank Ilovegizmo
    Reviewed 28 July 2016

    this is a nice place, has good views and for a good price, the rooms are good. the pool is somewhat small for the size of the hotel. The price is good and the restaurant is ok. Has a great location and the view makes...More

    Thank jacampos00
    Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

    Nice location with cute pool. The food was pleasant. Fresh and tasty. Waitstaff was great. Rooms are basic, linens not as clean as they should be, small balcony off sliding glass doors. No hot water in shower, just warm. AIR CONDITIONER excellence!!!

    1  Thank ljVirginia
    Reviewed 5 May 2016 via mobile

    This was a huge improvement after the nightmare air bnb reservation I had. I found myself in a pinch and I needed a room quickly and I walked in and they took me. Absolutely beautiful beach views. Walking distance to everything you could want or...More

    1  Thank CityandColourful
    Reviewed 1 March 2016

    This is probably the only place we stayed on our vacation that I will avoid next time. We booked an ocean view room and when we got there they tried to put us in a little room facing the building next door. We had to...More

    Thank Brian R
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Beachfront
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
    • 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
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$93 - US$152 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #11 Spa Hotel in Jaco
    • #18 On the Beach Hotel in Jaco
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 49
    • Reservation Options
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    • Location
    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Puntarenas >
    • Garabito Municipality >
    • Jaco District >
    • 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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