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JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort & Spa Costa Rica

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Hacienda Pinilla, Playa Avellanas, Tamarindo, Costa Rica
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Tacoma, Washington
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Absolutely fabulous experience. The rooms are large and comfortable. The rain shower in the bath was great. The staff was friendly and very responsive. Sitting in the infinity pool you looked into the jungle canopy and could watch several species of monkeys, coatimundi and iguanas. The beach, while not large, was very private and very serene. The restaurants were good,... More 

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New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The best Vacation ever. My husband and I take vacations every year( for last twenty years), but this hotel was by far the best. The Open architecture of Hacienda style was refreshing. The Rooms were beautifully furnished, with breathtaking view f the ocean. The staff was very attentive and helpful. Full breakfast was part of the vacation bundle and the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I was on a tour with two nights here. The hotel is three miles from the front gate, right on the Pacific Ocean. My room was very large, king bed, great bathroom with walk in shower, large flat screen TV with English channels, and free internet, The FULL buffet was extensive with a nice selection and exceptional desserts. Simple amenities... More 

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Atlanta, GA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This hotel was by far the nicest hotel I have ever stayed in! The service is impeccable, as is the huge bathroom, shower, bathtub & room! Could I have afforded to stay here if I wasn't on a tour, probably not! Excellent place, wonderful sunset views from the beach & an amazing pool! It's a must if traveling to this... More 

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Natchez
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

The resort was absolutely beautiful. The restaurants were fantastic the food in each different one was excellent and the staff was terrific! The only complaint we had was the air conditioning in out suite. We had a deluxe suite and it had 2 air units. It worked okay on the side we didn't use much, the side with the living... More 

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Tamarindo, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This is one of my family´s favorite place for celebrations, the staff is always very friendly, the quality of the food is really good, the environment, when there are buffets at the beach at night the live music is great, you don't have to be a guest to enjoy the restaurants which is great!!!!! I just had a Marriott Burguer... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

So we dediced to drive in from San Jose airport to check out scenery and save a little money, what a mistake...Way too long to be enjoyable just fly into Liberia, less stressful. But once we arrived it was awesome, the lobby view is just gorgeous. We opted for the private pool suite and it's worth it, the views, the... More 

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Charleston, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Thanks Marriott for exceeding your standards! Beautiful resort. They have the largest pool in Central America so there are lots of chair around the pool. Sometimes there is one employee who goes out of their way - Douglas - the pool waiter was wonderful to us. Lots of drinks, a few Spanish lessons at our request. Came up with some... More 

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San Jose, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at the hotel this past May 25th, we chose it to celebrate my husband's 50th birthday, and boy, did we ever make the right decision!!!! Since the moment I contacted the hotel to see if they could help me plan something special for him, until the day we left, they made my husband, our kids and I, feel... More 

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California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This property is very nice. It has a huge, lovely pool facing the ocean, but it was very crowded. The beach is beautiful and I was able to walk along it for at least a mile one morning without seeing anyone. The rooms are gorgeous. The location is far from any other restaurants or shops. The food was ok. This... More 

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