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    Vista Ballena Hotel

    Jardines del Morete | 17 Km. Sur de Playa Dominical, Uvita de Osa 1 Puntarenas, Uvita 60504, Costa Rica
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    • Excellent52%
    • Very good25%
    • Average8%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible9%
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    “whales tail” (12 reviews)
    “poolside bar” (3 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
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    Family Rooms
    Poolside Bar
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    Private Balcony
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 31 January 2015 via mobile

    We weren't even staying at the hotel, but got help with our car which was stuck from the friendly staff and help with finding our place to stay (which we couldn't find in the first place). Thank you so much, Whales & Dolphines!! That was...More

    2  Thank Familien N
    Reviewed 29 January 2015

    To call it a boutique hotel is wrong. Its more like a rundown charter hotel with a fantastic view. Mosqitonets broken, had to fix it with my own ducttape. The soap dispencer was empty. Have a beer and enjoy the view, but find another hotel.

    1  Thank Eva R
    Reviewed 10 January 2015

    we didnt stay here but were told the hotel was incredible as far as views and attitude goes. well whoever "they" are they were right. you dont have to be a hotel guest to stay the day and use their incredible pool view of the...More

    3  Thank thatsnowblues
    Reviewed 1 January 2015

    Really nice views over the jungle and distant sea. Interesting drive up from the main road to Uvita. We found the service both friendly and efficient. The food was good but a bit pricey for Costa Rica.

    1  Thank calderhigh
    Reviewed 25 December 2014

    Came here for dinner with friends from Uvita. The view was great but the service poor!!! I had Arroz con Pollo which was tasty. My husband and another friend both ordered French Pasta with chicken added; but only one came with the chicken. So we...More

    1  Thank djtraveler15
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room Service
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Breakfast Available
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$145 - US$196 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 20
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    • Location
    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Puntarenas >
    • Uvita
    • Also Known As
    • Whales And Dolphins Ecolodge ,
    • Whales & Dolphins Ecolodge Hotel Uvita
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    Suzie44224
    10 April 2017|
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    Response from K5215MXinfo | Property representative |
    Dear Customer, Yes we will provide tranportations a a Cost from the international airport or one of our domestic airports in the country. Thank you Franco Bolivar Hotel Manager Vista Ballena Hotel
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    jen f
    10 January 2016|
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    Response from Kiki C |
    Good afternoon! Don´t worry, the road is a little steep, but nothing to worry about at all.
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