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Marbella Surf Inn

3.0 of 5 300 Meters West of the Ice Tower, Marbella 50603, Costa Rica
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed for five days and my family loved it. What a great service from the employees and the owners. Close to many beaches, nice rooms and beautiful pool. Playa Marbella is wonderful with great surfing. We will definitely go back. Thank you Marne and Darcy!

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MarnefromMarbella1, Owner at Marbella Surf Inn, responded to this review

Davis, thank you very much for your review. It was great to meet you and your family and we hope to see you guys again at the Marbella Surf Inn. Kind Regards Marne Marais & Darcy Brede More 

Sonoma
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We are part timers in Marbella and love the wonderful community. Our daughter and her friend were visiting and wanted to watch Thursday night football (no tv at our place). We headed down to Marbella Surf Inn to see if we could catch the game at their bar/restaurant. There was a big soccer game playing at the bar so Darcy... More 

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MarnefromMarbella1, Owner at Marbella Surf Inn, responded to this review

Sue thanks so much for the review of our hotel . It was wonderful to have you guys and we are glad that we were able to help you see the game. Take care Marne Marais More 

Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our family of four stayed at Marbella Surf Inn over the new year. We thought we would only stay a couple nights and head north to surf other breaks. Sadly we were disappointed with the other locations and headed back to Marbella Surf Inn and stayed another 3 nights. Marne and Darcy are great hosts. The hotel was very clean... More 

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MarnefromMarbella1, Owner at Marbella Surf Inn, responded to this review

Rachel, Thanks so much for the review. We loved having you and your family at the Marbella Surf Inn .... you guys rock! We hope to see you again sometime in the near future. Pura Vida Marne Marais More 

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4 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

Enjoyed a nice lunch. Food was average. It's a nice setting, but the "Surf Inn" makes you think that it is on the beach....it is probably 1.5 miles to the ocean. We didn't stay, but they organized a horseback ride for us and it was fun. Went from the Surf Inn making several river crossings before climbing high into the... More 

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MarnefromMarbella1, Owner at Marbella Surf Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review - I am glad you guys had a good time on the horse ride More 

New Milford, New Jersey
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17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

I didn't stay here, but ate at the restaurant 3 x. Great varity. Good service. Friendly owners. It's not listed separately as a restaurant, so I am reviewing it under the hotel title. The grounds were very well maintained. I'd definitely consider staying there on my next trip to this area.

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MarnefromMarbella1, Owner at Marbella Surf Inn, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review on TripAdvisor. We truly appreciate your business as well as the review and we hope to see you guys again in the future. Pura Vida Marne Marais & Darcy Brede More 

Navarro, Cartago, Costa Rica
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Recently my wife and I spent a night at the Marbella Surf Inn while we were on a business trip to look at a piece of property. As with many beach towns in Costa Rica you have to travel on gravel roads that often have pot holes. The road to Marbella takes 45 minutes and it is full of pot... More 

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Shelter Cove, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

I stayed at Marbella Surf Inn for a week and a half. The plan was a few days but I extended my stay. I did so for many reasons but to name a few, the place is immaculately maintained, the service is second to none, the surf is uncrowded with a perfect beachy, the food was amazing and I received... More 

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Port Macquarie, New South Wales, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

Been traveling for 8 months through central america and just stayed here for 2 weeks. Spacious rooms are awesome with AC,Cable TV and hot water.At a great price.Its a great family place. Suited for everyone.Walking distance to a great surfing beach. Away from crowds.Beautiful sunsets. A great costa rican experience staying in a nice place in a rural setting. not... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Located away from the tourist traps but still close enough to go for the day or night is The Surf Inn at Marbella. There are multiple beaches and towns nearby. Tamarindo, a popular tourist town in Costa Rica is a 45 minute drive. The food here is amazing and the dining area doubles as an evening spot to hang out... More 

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Jacó, Puntarenas, Costa Rica
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Life saver, tired to look around it was low season in may so many Hotels were close and we find Surf inn and it was a bless, stay there for 2 nights and we love it, is clean has nice bed's the shower is very nice. the Pizza is incredible one of the best pizza we ever had.

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Address: 300 Meters West of the Ice Tower, Marbella 50603, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Marbella
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Marbella Surf Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 6
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