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L'Acqua Viva Resort And Spa

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Playa Guiones, Nosara 85-1000, Costa Rica
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

L'aqua viva hotel is really nice. We stayed March 14-20th during Spring break. Good bed linens and comfortable beds. Good towels and decorated in good taste with bamboo and dark wood furnishings. 5 pools all connected by wooden deck walk ways. The staff is super professional and attentive. Ricardo the Manager is always at the front desk and takes care... More 

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San Jose, Costa Rica
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

Getting to the facility is a bit of an ordeal if you don't have a 4 x 4 or at least a vehicle with large tires that is well off the ground. You must travel over 30 kilometers on what can best be described as a 'cow trail.' We had a suite which has two floors. The set up is... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

I recently stayed at Acqua Viva and had a wonderful time. This hotel is one of the most gorgeous properties I've ever seen. Even though you are right off the main road, as soon as you step on property, you feel as if you are in the middle of the jungle. The staff were incredibly friendly and helpful and seem... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

We had a lovely experience in this beautiful hotel. The restaurant and bar are located in a fantastic huge ranch. The food and service are delicious. Our kids loved the swimming pool. The standard rooms are ok and some are noisy, make sure yours is away from the street. Many beautiful beaches are close by, though you need a car... More 

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San Jose, Costa Rica
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

It is indeed a very nice hotel, and I would stay there again if needed, but I believe it's a little bit overpriced for what you're getting. The kids playground inside the restaurant and the white lighting in the rooms kind of downgrades the nice interior design. I tried calling to make this reservation but I didn't get an answer... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

We spend several days in the hotel late December , and our stay was quite satisfactory. The personnel of the hotel was fantastic: would go out of there way to assist you at any time, extremely helpful and would always make you feel most welcome. The hotel suites are large, very nicely decorated, and quite comfortable Balinese style suites. The... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015 via mobile

First of all it's far from everything, it's located in nowhere land, with a 5 hour trip from San José including one hour in the most horrible roads of the country, you definetly need a 4x4 to get there!!! The room are very spacious and nice but the maids never replace the amenities in the room or the coffee, they... More 

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Tiverton, Rhode Island
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

My girlfriend and I stayed here from Nov 28 until Dec 7, 2014. Just at the beginning of the dry season. Weather was perfect, 8 days of sunshine with minimal clouds and no rain. Temps were in the high 80's. We picked this hotel for its amenities and location. Although no directly on the beach its about a mile from... More 

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ManuelSaborio, Reservation Manager at L'Acqua Viva Resort And Spa, responded to this review
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Buenos días y saludos cordiales desde L´acquaviva Resort, gracias por sus comentarios. Nuestro invierno ya se encuentra en sus últimos... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014 via mobile

Beautiful hotel! Gorgeous rooms, delicious complimentary breakfast, and the staff is unbeatable! Our last day we had to catch a flight early and leave at 5:30 am, the staff left us fresh fruit and toast for us to take on our drive to the airport. Very thoughtful! Highly recommend this hotel!

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Buenos días y saludos cordiales desde L´acquaviva Resort, gracias por sus comentarios. Nuestras instalaciones son de primera línea y adecuadas... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

I stayed at L'Acqua Viva in the rainy season, so we were actually the only guest on site for our stay. I must say the hotel is BEAUTIFUL! The pools are relaxing and the howler monkeys are quite the sound and site! However, the staff is where this hotel really shines. Manuel, the reservation manager was a phenomenal help. Before... More 

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Greetings from L'Acquaviva Resort. Thank you very much for your compliments to L´acquaviva Resort. We are here to help our guest and give them the best service possible. Best regards and Pura Vida! More 

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