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Marea Brava

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Playa Hermosa Beachfront, 2 Blocks off Main Road | Playa Hermosa -Jaco, Playa Hermosa 4023, Costa Rica
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Lilburn, Georgia, USA
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102 reviews
33 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

No complaints about the location and the layout of the property. It is truly lovely and well designed. 5 stars for that. But the management needed help. Our condo refrigerator was nonfunctional the entire three days we were there. They sent someone over once, but it didn't fix it. The offer of a small spare was accepted, but it was... More 

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MareaBrava, Recepsion at Marea Brava, responded to this review

Hello good day. It is a pleasure for us to know that you liked our hotel. And Thank you verry much for their constructive criticism . We assure you that the upcoming time they come to visit us at our hotel. Will Diferent. Technically are little things that we leave. But I promise and will dieferent . We will be... More 

Atenas, Costa Rica
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27 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2015

Hotel is located at the front of the beach. Very friendly staff, clean rooms, you get good value for what yo pay. Great location, close to Jaco. For my next visit to Jaco or Hermosa, Marea Brava will be my first option.

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Priscillakar, recepsion at Marea Brava, responded to this review

Hello. Thank you verry Much for you coment. Iy is a plashure to serve to you. and we hope so you come back soon. and I will be waiting for you. Thank you. have a Nice Day. :) More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2015 via mobile

We have been to Costa Rica many times and stayed in a wide range of accommodations from basic to luxury and enjoyed all of them but this one. Our room was on the beach with an amazing view of the ocean. Unfortunately it went downhill from there. AC was not working in main area and Window to oceanfront didn't open.... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2015 via mobile

We just left the hotel now after many trips to Costa Rica with and without our kids over 20 yrs. We have experienced all one can experience at a hotel so I thought...it was the most misrepresented hotel add and website I have ever seen, bed bugs, ac did not work, room smelled of urine but worst of all was... More 

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Austin, Texas
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25 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2015 via mobile

A great place, clean rooms, with the friendliest staff You could ask for. It's located directly on the beach too, which means some suck views. There's 2 pools on the propert as well, which is crucial after a long day of surfing. Very close to some great restaurants too.

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MareaBrava, Gerente at Marea Brava, responded to this review
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Hola Buenos Dias! Muchas Gracias por tu comentario. nos agrada mucho de que la alas pasado super bien. Para eso... More 

Vancouver, Canada
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15 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2015

We recently stayed here in one of the condos and couldn't have asked for a better room, location or view. The place was clean. the staff was very accommodating, and the pool is awesome! It's situated on one of the most beautiful black sand beaches I've ever seen.A ten minute drive to Jaco city center. A truly amazing destination!!! We... More 

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MareaBrava, Gerente at Marea Brava, responded to this review
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Hola Buen Dia! Muchas Gracias. Nuestro lugar es Hermoso. y lo cuidamos mucho para ustedes. y si tenemos una excelente... More 

Port Elgin
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2015

We were travelling from Canada, we entered paradise with Marea Brava. The property was well looked after, staff was friendly, Pools were nice. We stayed in the studio room, we had a private balcony plus a nice shared balcony. Having a Coffee maker and a fridge was great . Shower was huge. We could hear and see the ocean. We... More 

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MareaBrava, Gerente at Marea Brava, responded to this review
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Hola buenos dias. Muchisimas Gracias Por tu comentario. Nos hace sentri super satisfechos con nuestra labor. Fue un verdadero gusto... More 

Brooklyn, New York
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2015

If your staying in Playa Hermosa this is where you need to stay to really enjoy your trip. amazing service. the employees are like family. Rooms are large and cleaned every day some times twice. Right on the beach and steps to all the best restaurants and only 5 min cab ride to Jaco. There is tight security over night... More 

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MareaBrava, Gerente at Marea Brava, responded to this review
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Hola Buen Dia! Muchas gracias por tu comentario. realmente nos hace sentrir satisfechos de saber que estamos logando una excelente... More 

Covington, Georgia
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2015

Marea Brava is a great little boutique hotel just far enough away from Jaco to be quite and close enough to take advantage of the bigger beach. Great place! Jamie and Karla will make you feel right at home.

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MareaBrava, Gerente at Marea Brava, responded to this review
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Hola Buen dia. Mark. Muchisimas Gracias por tu comentario. Nos hace sentir completamente satisfechos. En fin! todo lo que hacemos... More 

Perth, Canada
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17 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2015 via mobile

My husband and I spent 4 days there this Nov. This was our second time, the first beeng 3yrs ago. We liked it then and it has gotten better.Great value for the room. The room was clean, loved having the fridge microwave and electic frying pan. Staff friendly, especially Alex the security guy. He sure made his rounds even in... More 

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MareaBrava, Gerente at Marea Brava, responded to this review
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Hello!!! Muchas Grcais por su Comentario. Es un verdadero gusto que allan dispuesto para pasar sus vacaciones con nosotros nuevamente.... More 

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