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Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 1 week ago

Mareas is an amazing place in which my wife, Alysen and I had our wedding. We brought down 24 people with us and it was the most perfect place for our group. Pilar was extremely accommodating and the Villa is spectacular. An amazing place to adventure and would recommend it to just about anyone. The hosts can be as accommodating...

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pilarcostarica, Owner at Villa Mareas, responded to this review

Thank you very much for the kind review, we truly enjoyed your group and were honored to have been a part of your wedding planning. Yes a 10 year anniversary would be great, see you than!!!

Uvita, Costa Rica
Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

It is breathtaking and everything there is consciously put together for your enjoyment. If you are looking for a BIG slice of heaven in the middle of the most serene and beautiful rainforest, Mareas villas are for you. Tim and Pilar are very nice people and very attentive hosts. Will definitely recommend to everyone !

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Thank you very much for the kind words, we strive to give our guest the best possible experience during their vacation here at Villa Mareas. We hope you come back soon.

Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Reviewed 8 December 2016

You cannot describe how special this place is. I stayed here with a group of friends and we were looking for a most relaxing and beautiful place. Private, secluded, in the jungle. With this place you got unbelievable views and the most amazing pool on top. The hosts are very welcoming and make sure you don't have to take care...

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pilarcostarica, Owner at Villa Mareas, responded to this review

We are happy that you and your group enjoyed yourselves here in at Villa Mareas. You are welcome back any time. Pura Vida

Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 7 December 2016

Villa Mareas is one of a kind. When searching for wedding venues, I was looking for somewhere that was large enough to house most of my guest and have the beauty and space to have wedding and reception. When we found Villa Mareas we knew it was the place. The next search was for a wedding coordinator and we truly...

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Orange County, California
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Words cannot truly do Mareas Villas justice. The sights, the sounds, the flavors... Nothing compares in my travels so far. Our room was beautiful, spacious, and it was unreal falling asleep to the rain as well as the sounds of the jungle. The grounds are beautiful and make for amazing hikes to the waterfalls. All along the way there is...

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Westminster, California
Reviewed 6 October 2016

My boyfriend and I had been wanting to go to Costa Rica for years and I'm so glad we chose Mareas for our stay! The resort itself is so beautiful and secluded from everything. There are amazing hiking trials and the common area/pool area has a great ocean view. The room we had was on the second floor and had...

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Reviewed 23 August 2016

I recently stayed here for 1 week on group retreat. I enjoyed pretty much every detail the house and property had to offer, including short hikes to 2 private water falls, and even lounging in the room, common areas, and especially the pool area with spectacular "too good to be true" views of the amazing jungle and Pacific ocean. The...

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Guayaquil, Ecuador
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Since you get to Costa Rica you can feel the positive vibe and warmness of their people and beautiful landscapes. The road and the places yoy can stop on the way to the villas are totally the irie vibe also very recommended. As soonas you get to thevillas your whole system changes and the wonders of the place start to...

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Scottsville, Texas
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

This is by far the most beautiful place we have stayed! The owners are so friendly and accommodating and the rooms are great! Wonderful food! Love the outdoor showers and native animals that visit. So relaxing! Can't wait to go back! Highly recommend this villa!

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 12 July 2016

I have stayed at Mareas Villas twice and can not to go back again! This place is majestic. I have traveled the world and have been to over 30 different countries, each with their own special place in my mind but nothing has ever compared to the unique beauty of this Villa. Whatever your interest, there is a remarkable offering...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Villa Mareas is a luxurious and private (9 suites)resort nestled on 36 acres of rainforest preserve with amazing views of the Pacific ocean. We offer luxury suites and the villas and resorts can be rented by groups for special occasions. We offer concierge and chef services and specialize in customizing our customer's experiences to make them memorable. Located in one of the most pristine areas of Costa Rica! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Villa Mareas

Address: Playa Hermosa, Bahia Ballena | Puntarenas, Osa, Uvita 11111, Costa Rica (Formerly Mareas Villas)
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Uvita
Price Range: €235 - €235 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 9
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“All the rooms were amazing. The suites on the front facing the pacific were the best.”
 of 5 bubbles djelevic, 16 May 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are amazing with stunning views over the rain forest and ocean.”
 of 5 bubbles 179irmal, 25 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Not a bad room there.”
 of 5 bubbles JodyS481, 3 Dec 2015 | Read review
“If you need to use wifi plan to stay in the jungle villa. There is not strong wifi in the rest of the house.”
 of 5 bubbles 78mega, 27 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Listen to Tim and Pilar about excursions to do while your there.”
 of 5 bubbles judyk762, 23 Sep 2015 | Read review
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