We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 25 Santa Teresa hotels

Casa MarBella

Save Saved
You added Casa MarBella to your Saves list
125 meters east and 25 meters north of Super Ronny's, Santa Teresa 5361, Costa Rica
Hotel website
Hotel amenities
Casa MarBella
Ranked #5 of 25 Hotels in Santa Teresa
We can't find prices for this hotel
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this hotel, but we can search other options in Santa Teresa
Check In Check Out
Write a Review

316 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
See reviews for
Rating summary
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (75)
Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Albuquerque, New Mexico
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My family and I had an absolutely perfect experience at Casa Marbella! The rooms were air conditioned, clean, and beautiful. The beds were comfy. The view was absolutely breath taking. The pool was stunning! Most of all, the staff was wonderful. We talked a lot to the manager and he was so helpful with giving us ideas and directions and... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Santa Monica, California
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here with my GF. Very small property with a great view and just up from the main road. The rooms are clean and have AC. If you can book one of the suites they have a hammock over looking the ocean and have kitchenettes. My GF took surf lessons from Jim the owner and she had a great time.... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Boulder, Colorado
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were more than pleasantly surprised with our stay at Casa Marbella. The staff are helpful and friendly. Mikey is available for surf lessons, which is a nice plus. The rooms are clean, with air conditioning. The pool is beautiful with a great view. There is a restaurant right next door (ask the front desk about it), that has some... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Annapolis, Maryland
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is amazing! I wish we had found it earlier! The staff is super friendly and helpful, the hotel is gorgeous, clean, and has an amazing view of the beach in the distance. It is a small walk down the hill to great restaurants and the grocery store. We had a gorgeous evening making dinner in our Santa Teresa... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
New Smyrna Beach, Florida
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I took my wife, three children, and my parents to Costa Rica for the first time this summer. My wife and I have enjoyed the country many times but this was the first time for the kids and my parents. We stayed in the 3 bedroom villa and my parents in the two bedroom below. It was perfect accommodations for... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Toronto, Canada
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

I spent four nights at Casa Marbella in July 2014. Great property. Views from pool and yoga deck were fantastic. Room was large and clean. Staff were excellent. I am a beginner surfer and took lessons from Mikey each day. He picked different beaches and switched up times to take advantage of best conditions for me. Very centrally located as... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Seattle, Washington
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

Casa MarBella is a great little boutique hotel. Like other reviewers have said it's not perfect, but the pros far outweigh the cons in our opinion. It's location and views make it a prime spot. The service is excellent. Mikey and Ameline both helped us with whatever we needed, from surf lessons to excursion ideas and restaurant recommendations. The rooms... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Istanbul, Turkey
Top Contributor
83 reviews 83 reviews
46 hotel reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

This is a very conveniently located hotel, that's almost a b&b, without any serious reception attendance at all. I would suspect that if there was a problem one day, its system would not be sufficient. Interestingly it seems to function well. You have the small infinity pool and somehow find drinks that you need and although there is no breakfast... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
JimBubaloni, Owner at Casa MarBella, responded to this review

We would like to thank you for choosing Casa MarBella for your stay in Santa Teresa. As you stated, we are not perfect, but then again who is? We are a small boutique hotel specializing in individualized customer attention. Unlike many larger or chain hotels, we do not offer 24 hour reception. Our reception is open from 8AM until 5... More

Denver, Colorado
15 reviews 15 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

Casa Marbella was absolutely perfect. We stayed in a 2BR suite with a full kitchen, one bathroom and a balcony. It was perfect for our group of 3. The shared pool area is gorgeous. The staff is excellent - we had a clogged drain and they fixed it asap, they were happy to set up a private driver to and... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Denver, Colorado
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

Casa MarBella is walking distance to everything you need, yet still seems secluded and tranquil as it is up on hill over looking the tree canopies and ocean. The place is extremely well taken care of by a staff that is happy to help advise you on everything from good surf breaks to delicious restaurants. You can tell the owners... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Owners: What's your side of the story?
If you own or manage Casa MarBella, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.
Manage your listing

Been to Casa MarBella? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Casa MarBella

Address: 125 meters east and 25 meters north of Super Ronny's, Santa Teresa 5361, Costa Rica
Phone Number:
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Santa Teresa
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Also Known As:
Casa Marbella Santa Teresa
Casa Marbella Hotel Santa Teresa
Casa MarBella Costa Rica/Santa Teresa

315 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

All traveler photos (305)
View from room (38)
Pool/beach area (45)
Hotel & grounds (60)
Bathroom (6)
Room/suite (34)
Dining (2)
Family/play areas (2)
Other (118)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

All management photos (11)
Pool/beach area (2)
View from room (1)
Other (8)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay
Select tags to find the hotel that's right for you.
hotels in Santa Teresa with
any amenities