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BEST WESTERN Tamarindo Vista Villas

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   1000 Calle Principal, Tamarindo, Costa Rica
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Ranked #10 of 22 Hotels in Tamarindo
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice Room 103a-b have an excellent ocean view, lovely pool and perfect water. Great service, food and drinks!! Lady's Night. Nice attention- Sharom De La Peña!! It's a nice place to relax and visit Tamarindo's Beach. Everyone is Pura Vida!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Across the street from the beach, close to town but far enough to avoid most of the mayhem, the pool is big and has a great view and it's an all around good experience - especially considering it costs less than much of the competition, from what I could see. Other pluses: a fine breakfast, friendly, helpful staff, comfortable, adequate... More

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Lynnwood, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed here for a night while on my way to San Jose to visit my daughter. It is located right across from the beach, right on the Tamarindo strip of so many nice bars, clubs, restaurants. The staff is great and the price is right!

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When we arrived to thte hotel, they let us know there was an annual party in the bar and the pool (with the whole town of Tamarindo included and music) and if we rather not to participate, we can request earplugs in the Fron Desk (!!!!????) We go to a hotel to have a relaxing time, not to need earplugs... More

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My friend and I had a groupon deal with this hotel, they even helped us getting a bigger discount by letting us know to like them on Facebook and they gave us another percentage off. We had a small room with two full size beds. Nothing special about them, not our favorite but we didn't care since we were only... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My boyfriend and I just got back from staying at the Vista Villas for a little more than a week. We can't say enough good things about the hotel and staff. We truly had the best time between hanging in our amazing hotel room(ocean view room 304) , we were able to cook a few dinners in our kitchen and... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The BW Tamarindo Vista Villas is an older hotel, but well kept. We were there in low season (almost off season) - so remodeling and construction is ongoing - probably in preparation for the high season towards the end of the year. For the size of the room, the price was very reasonable. We stayed in one of the rooms... More

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Cedar Rapids, Iowa
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

We stayed here for 3 nights on our visit to Tamarindo. The location in not bad. You can walk to anywhere on the main road. The beach is just across the street. Less than a 5 minute walk. It is an older place, it does show its age. We had room 109 I believe. They said it had an ocean... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Vista Villas has pretty much all you could ask for in Tamarindo - amazing ocean views from the pool and patio, tasty food, clean and comfortable rooms, and a friendly, helpful staff. The hotel is easy walking distance from the beach and while you're a little way from "downtown" Tamarindo, there's plenty in the vicinity in terms of eats and... More

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Aurora, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

Not knowing what to expect we picked up the 5 night deal on Living Social for a stay at the Best Western Vista Villas. There was some initial confusion with getting a reservations confirmation, but we decided that confirmation via telephone was enough. The hotel is an older property, approx twenty years, but is in good condition and well maintained.... More

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

Hey Bryan, Thanks for the great review... I think you're spot on with your description of the town and the hotel. We are a cool, funky surfer town, founded by some of the grandfathers of surfing, so definitely do not expect a "Club Med" when you are here. However the town itself has many cool and fun things to check... More

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Address: 1000 Calle Principal, Tamarindo, Costa Rica
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Location: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Tamarindo
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — BEST WESTERN Tamarindo Vista Villas 3*
Number of rooms: 28
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