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Hotel Vista de Olas

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Reviewed 12 January 2018

The property is high on a hill that allows for the most beautiful outlook to the coast. It is especially nice to enjoy a drink from the swim up bar while watching the sun sink below the horizon over the Pacific. Though our trip was...More

Thank Nifer S
Reviewed 6 January 2018

the villas are great! breakfast was delicious by a wonderful friendly chef. Roger and his family that own the place are so accommodating and friendly. the pool and view is spectacular. highly recommend this place for couples! the hill up to the place is pretty...More

Thank Jessica S
Reviewed 5 January 2018

My (now) fiancé and I had the best time at Vista de Olas over the summer. We purchased the 6 night Groupon and it was well worth it. Since it was off season there were not too many people there using the pool area so...More

Thank siobhan6011
Reviewed 4 January 2018

Normally I try to find the silver lining but this was the worst. Vista De Olas has beautiful views, probably the best but that is about it. The Owners Son was an arrogant and disingenuous host. He picked us up from the airport on time...More

1  Thank DBWarren
Reviewed 5 December 2017

Rodger and his wife are the absolute best. They did anything and everything to insure that we could have the most amazing time, including taking us down to the beach town early in the morning so we could catch a bus. The staff is so...More

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Amenities
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Free Internet
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Shuttle Bus Service
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
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Refrigerator in room
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US$244 - US$289 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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currannicole90
3 April 2018|
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The showers have built-in shampoo, conditioner and body wash dispensers, so no need to bring those. We also only brought carry-ons for our week stay & only brought the basics (bathing suits, shorts, sandals, hikers/runners... More
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Jimmyc1017
21 October 2017|
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Response from Derek D | Reviewed this property |
You fly into San Jose Then you fly one of two interior air lines to tambor, Then the hotel picks you up from there in a truck
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Joy G
13 March 2017|
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Response from Francesca R | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so..but sunset in Santa Teresa beach is magic anyway... Maybe you can ask some local there
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"All the suites are great! We stayed in 3 but liked 2 best."
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"All the villas are amazing. The outdoor restroom made the trip even more fantastical ."
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"All of the villas are relatively similar with the same amenities. All great to stay in."
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"get an ATV!!!! you'll be glad you did. I tried it without one for the first 2 days and it was rough"
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