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BEST WESTERN Tamarindo Vista Villas

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1000 Calle Principal, Tamarindo, Costa Rica
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Ranked #10 of 21 Hotels in Tamarindo
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
Diana135531 Sequim, Washington
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Sequim, Washington
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed at this hotel in April/15 and loved every minute there. The staff couldn't do enough for us. Everything that we asked for was promptly delivered with a smile. We stayed in the Deluxe One Bedroom overlooking the pool. It was immaculate and very spacious. Loved the gorgeous sunsets from the balcony. The breakfasts were plentiful and very fresh.... More 

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Tamvv, Manager at BEST WESTERN Tamarindo Vista Villas, responded to this review

Hi Diana, Thank you kindly for the wonderful review. Its always great to hear about a satisfied customer. I think you summed up the Delux Suite pretty well, its a great view, close to the pool and really spacious and clean! Adolfo is a great asset and is one of the few people who truly goes above and beyond to... More 

Vancouver, Canada
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8 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stayed here for a couple of nights and it was fine for what we were looking for. The location was great, the breakfasts were good, the pool area was really nice, as were the views from the rooms and deck and the staff were helpful. My only complaint (if you could call it that) was that the rooms felt... More 

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Tamvv, Manager at BEST WESTERN Tamarindo Vista Villas, responded to this review

Hi Clare, Thank you for the honest review. As we have posted in previous responses, we tend to agree with you, and are constantly working to refresh and improve the property. If you are used to trendy, new and hip hotels, you might be a little underwhelmed by our little hotel, but if you would like to stay in a... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I just got back from Tamarindo, Costa Rica after a week stay with my friends. I was a little nervous about the hotel after seeing some pictures as I am usually very picky but my friends booked this hotel so I went with it. While driving there (we rented a car) we were getting a little nervous as it seemed... More 

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Tamvv, Manager at BEST WESTERN Tamarindo Vista Villas, responded to this review

Hi Tmacks, Thank you for the very detailed review. I would have to say that to anyone reading these reviews, this is a very accurate portrayal of the hotel and the town. Honestly, I wish we could pin reviews or at least post them as one of our favorites, not because it is a "dreamy five star, everything is perfect"... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

I stayed at this hotel for 3 nights the first week of May. The ocean view rooms were descent but small however the villa I stayed in the first night was great. The young lady in reception Mary or Maria was extremely nice, professional and made my friend and I feel very welcome during our stay, I will definitely come... More 

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Tamvv, Manager at BEST WESTERN Tamarindo Vista Villas, responded to this review

Hello Slicvi, Thank you for the nice review and we hope to see you again. I believe the young lady to which you refer is Maricruz, who is a young and very "smiley" lady who loves her job and always seems to go above and beyond to make our guests feel welcome at our little piece of heaven. Cheers and... More 

Mal Pais
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Staying here at the Hotel Best Western. We had no reservations but needed a relatively cheap place to sleep for a night. They have a Friday night hip hop party. It's really quite loud. Even with the ear phones. I know we made a bad choice to stay here. The staff said it got loud and boy they were not... More 

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Tamvv, Manager at BEST WESTERN Tamarindo Vista Villas, responded to this review

Hi "By-Land-Wind-or-Sea", Thank you for the honest review. I really apologize for you not being able to sleep and wish you might have come out to the party so that we could have invited you to a piña colada. I think our Friday night parties appear on almost every other review here on Trip-Advisor and, as evidenced by your review,... More 

Rockwall, Texas
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17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed 3 nights May 8,9 & 10th. Friday nights have a party. On the night we stayed they had a band on one end and a DJ on the other end of the bar, that played sometimes at the same time, but different music, sounded like noise when they did that. When they played at separate times it was... More 

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Tamvv, Manager at BEST WESTERN Tamarindo Vista Villas, responded to this review

Hey Brian, Thank you for the kind review. I must say that our Friday night parties are a blast! As for the two dance floors, well, some people just can't dance to latin music! Haha. Well, apart from that, you pretty much said it all! Great beach, a surfer's delight, great ocean views... We did just open up a gym... More 

Vancouver, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our trip to Costa Rica included one week in Tamarindo and one week in Nosara at a Yoga retreat. For the first week in Tamarindo, we were looking for something reasonably priced. The hotel was exactly what we were looking for. The room was basic but was perfect. It was clean and had AC. The staff at Vista Villas were... More 

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Tamvv, Manager at BEST WESTERN Tamarindo Vista Villas, responded to this review

Hey Kevin, Thank you for the great review. "Reasonably price good accommodation" pretty much sums it all up! We are glad that you enjoyed your stay here and we hope to see you again someday! Cheers and we hope you had a great time at your yoga retreat! More 

durham
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17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were there for two nights. We stayed in the standard room with queen beds. The room were OK with AC. The breakfast was the worst of all the breakfast we had eated during this vacation. You have to pay for hot breakfast. Otherwise you only get fruits and cereal. The view of the hotel was OK. You can see... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were so happy to walk into our very large, very comfortable, perfect room with an excellent ocean view from a super balcony. The location was good for getting to the beach or for some local shopping. Staff was very helpful and informative. There was a big party at the pool on Friday night, which we were invited to. Although... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Best Western Vista Villas is in a perfect location on the main strip in Tamarindo. Right across the street from the beach, 2 minute walk...the strip is filled with locals, tourists, shops and restaurants, not to mention all of the night life! Also there are so many dogs running around who are so friendly and playful and hang out... More 

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