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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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Las Vegas, Nevada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2015 via mobile

The staff was great and you can't beat the location or the room for the price. We walked outside of our door and we were on the sand of the beach! Also walking distance to great restaurants. Two pools on property so you can jump in after playing in the water all day. Loved it.

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1 Thank carie6831
MareaBrava, Gerente at Marea Brava, responded to this review

Hellow!!! Thank you!!! We like verry much you coment. said to you Thanks alot for chouse us. Spend your vacation. & We Hope you Coming Soon Again at our Beach Hotel. Was a plahure meet you. Thank you. Have a nice Day. More 

Tempe, Arizona
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2015

When arriving at Marea Brava I was a little worried. It wasn't the resort I was thinking we were staying at... Turns out it was even better! The staff really made the trip enjoyable. For every pro there was a con. The bar wasn't open (wet season), but Carla at the front desk said no problem Tom will get you... More 

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Thank Salena R
MareaBrava, Gerente at Marea Brava, responded to this review

Hellow Thank You verry Much for these Coment. we are realy Happy about it. We kwow than get be bether with you. in your next time here, with Us. Vacation, vacation!!! :) Than you so much. here. make all thinks. you want. Thank you verry Much. We are waiting for you. have a nice day. More 

Los Angeles, California
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8 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2015

very tropical and down to earth place to stay no luxury but a perfect surfers getaway we have stayed at the hotel few times and whould love to go again and again location is amazing right on the beutful sands of playa hermosa

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MareaBrava, Gerente at Marea Brava, responded to this review

Thak you!!! So much. :) you are realy welcome always. we hope you can visit Us Soon. Thank you. have a nice day. More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2015 via mobile

After several phone calls I finally got somebody to answer at this hotel. It surprised me the informal tone at the other side of the line, but it was even more shocking that in order to place a reservation I (the client) need to send a email with my request which I did and I am still waiting for reply.... More 

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Managua
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2015

loved this place, definitely be back.... nice rooms slept like a baby every night. Very comfortable and great air conditioning. I will definitely look to come back again next time through this neck of the woods.

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2 Thank Medwyn B
MareaBrava, Gerente at Marea Brava, responded to this review

Good Aftenoom. Thank you for chouse us for your vacation. we are waiting for you again. We'r go be bether. have a nice day. kind Regards. More 

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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2015

We live in Costa Rica. We tried all Hotels/Hostels/Cabinas along the Playa Hermosa Strip 5 minutes south of Jaco (Jaco itself is awful!) when searching for a home-from-home to chill over the weekend. Marea Brava has become our undisputed first choice. It’s a tropical garden directly at the beach. The rooms are cozy. Good beds. Strong A/C and ceiling fans.... More 

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2 Thank Martin E
MareaBrava, Gerente at Marea Brava, responded to this review
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Buenos Dias. Muchisimas Gracias. Muy Lindo comentario. y su aporte a la ecologia en ccosta Rica. Que bueno qe tenemos... More 

La Mirada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2015

Amazing location! The beach is right out your back door with the beachfront condos. The pool is nice. There is free wifi near the main office. A great black sand beach with very few people on it. Awesome surf right in front of the hotel, but not a swimming beach. Also, the beach is not very good for kids with... More 

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2 Thank Matt M
MareaBrava, Director de Recepción at Marea Brava, responded to this review

Hello Matt, Thank you for your nice comment! We are happy to hear that you enjoy are Hotel Marea Brava. Little by little we are trying to make this place shine. Its always nice to see people coming back from year after year. We to hope to see you soon in a near future. Thank again! Greets from Costa RIca! More 

Jacksonville, Florida, United States
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19 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015

We've stayed at Marea Brava several times, we love it! Karla and Jamey are always friendly and helpful, they always immediately take care of any issue that may arise. We love the condos with the full kitchen, we sit out on the spacious balcony and watch the sun set over the Pacific. The artwork and murals are different in each... More 

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MareaBrava, Director de Recepción at Marea Brava, responded to this review

Hello, Thank very much for the nice comment!! We are very happy that you enjoyed your stay with us! We hope to see you soon!!! More 

Sarasota, Florida
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015 via mobile

I'm so confused by the positive reviews here. So very, very confused. Let me start by saying this was our 13th trip to this area, so we aren't complete strangers. We totally understand the challenges of hotels right on the beach- bugs, mold smells, etc. but this experience was terrible. So terrible that we left after being there for 10... More 

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San Jose, Costa Rica
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015

Many thanks for all personal and the owner, we had a great time and service!!! Šo this is the best Hotel in Playa Hermosa, šo I recomend this Hotel to all. Additionatily thanks alot for the stuff: Karla, Dennis, Alex, Marco, Arelys, Liseth, Jeanette and Alexis. The best PLACE!!!

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1 Thank A Cachete H
MareaBrava, Director General at Marea Brava, responded to this review

Hello, We are happy to hear that you had a great time! You are welcome to come anytime. Thank you for the nice comment! See you soon!! More 

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