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Jaco Center (next to Payless Car Rental) | Apartado 3, Jaco, Costa Rica
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Villas Estrellamar
Ranked #35 of 42 hotels in Jaco
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Overland Park, Kansas
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2013

This place was perfect for a simple trip to the beach. We stayed here about a week. The rooms were small, but the Air Con worked, the pool was nice and the bar had good food! Plenty of spots within walking distance to rent boards, hang out on the beach, nightlife, etc.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2013 via mobile

This is on the lower end of all-inclusive hotels, but it's still decent and whoever is complaining is probably a habitual complainer. Its close to everything and a very close walk to the beach. I felt safe on the property and the staff were friendly and helpful. I came here to surf, I shopped around town a bit, and ended... More

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Montreal, Canada
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2012

We went on a trip through airtransat, stayed there for two weeks.... horrible experience. The shower was broken, their bed was a cheap foam, and that's besides all the aunts we had in our room. Very un clean rooms, airconditioned made alot of noise and smelled horrible. The pool, I woke up an early morning to see the pool in... More

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4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2012 via mobile

I went On a trip with my high school spanish class to costa rica through a tour company. Had I been with my family we would have left immediately. Unfortunately I had no choice and had to spent two nights here. The only good thing about the hotel was the pool, as it was the only way to get clean.... More

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California
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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2011

Stayed there with my wife and son recently for one night. It was "just OK" all in all. On the plus side, the staff was nice. The bunglo we were in had a full kitchen, which was nice. The ground were nice - a big space. The location was good - pretty central. The pool and area aroud that was... More

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Quinte West
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2011

I stayed at the Estrellamar February 2010 for a week. "Villas" are very basic with hard beds and not a single comfortable chair to sit on. The air conditioner smelled horrid when it started up and I had a respirator infection within a day that totally ruined my vacation. The Estrellamar management response to my complaint was unsatisfactory.

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Jaco, Costa Rica
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2011

What a delight in the middle of Jaco. Beautiful landscape,pool restaurant and people. Truly Jaco's hidden Gem in the middle of the city. Walking distance to all of main street business's. Clean and comfortable and a warm and welcome staff. Now a resident of Jaco but all the family and friends stay here.

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San Jose, Costa Rica
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2011

My bike was stolen just in FRONT of my room within the facilities of this hotel, just after the robbery we informed the security guard and hotel´s manager and they didn´t anything. It looks like any hotel´s employed was involved.

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Ormond Beach, Florida
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2011

We had a great time there...beautiful landscaping, great service, close walk to beach and shops and restuarants...great hammocks to relax in..recommend the 2-bed suites,,,I am going back in June of 2011...

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San Jose, Costa Rica
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2010

Beautiful grounds and pool. Has a horse shoe pit and pool table next to the bar and pool. Hammock area where iguanas chill out. We rented the Villas. Nice idea wrong design. These villas are bug infested. Ants were a problem. Saw multiple roaches and spiders. Scary when you wake up at night to use the bathroom. Not sure what... More

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Address: Jaco Center (next to Payless Car Rental) | Apartado 3, Jaco, Costa Rica
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Location: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Jaco
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Also Known As:
Villas Estrellamar Hotel Jaco
Estrellamar Hotel Jaco
Estrellamar Resort Jaco
Villas Estrellamar Costa Rica/Jaco

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#5 Top resorts Hotel in Jaco
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Conveniently located in the center of Jaco and only a moment’s walk to the beach, shopping, dining, nightlife and casinos. We offer abundant space to enjoy our large pool, relaxing hammocks, and lush landscaping and invite you to Mojitos Restaurant and Bar for friendly service and excellent food. Accommodations include a choice of standard rooms or bungalows featuring air conditioning, cable TV, telephone, mini-refrigerator or furnished kitchen, safe, and private terrace. 3 Star rating. ... more   less 
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