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Seattle, Washington
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2016

Quaint little place right on the beach. Great location, clean rooms with AC and a kitchen, great staff and yummy breakfast included. Nice local area that is 20 minutes to Jaco and about an hour to Manuel Antonio. Perfect for swimming, boogie boarding and surfing-what a find!

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3 Thank lopajacob
ladolcevita10, Directeur général at La Dolce Vita, responded to this review

Dear friend, many thanks for your review. We are happy for your very nice comment, that motivates our staff and the management to do their best for your satisfaction and for you spending a nice time at Playa Esterillos Oeste. We hope to see you again very soon. The Manager: info@hotel-ladolcevita.biz More 

Paris, France
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2016 via mobile

A very small village, a tiny hotel just on the beach, ocean, birds, plants, sky and nature all around. Here is La Dolce Vita. Hotel. This place was special…, a nice and clean apartment, not big, but with everything inside: air conditioning, kitchen, wifi (worked fine, much better than in hother hotels), cable tv; all at a good price ratio.... More 

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Oakland, New Jersey
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2016

The hotel was exactly what we expected. Small, but large enough for 3 to 4 people. It was clean, but you should expect ants if you leave any food out for any period of time. Staff is extremely friendly and helpful. The beach front here was actually a lot nicer than Jaco beach and a couple of towns we visited.... More 

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5 Thank James B
ladolcevita10, Directeur général at La Dolce Vita, responded to this review

Dear friend, many thanks for your good review. We are happy that you enjoied the location, the hotel and our very good and hard working staff! Your comments are fair and reflect the atmosphere and services around. Hope we'll have you again as our guests. The Manager: info@hotel-ladolcevita.biz More 

Paris, France
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2016 via mobile

This was our first trip to Costa Rica and Esterillos Oeste. In the hotel we have received a good welcome and been given an apartment on the first floor composed by a bed room, living room with kitchen and bath-room. It was nice, at night, hearing the sound of waves, so close, and wake-up in the morning, been served breakfast... More 

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Birmingham, Alabama
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10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2015

It's all about this wonderful beach adjacent to Esterillos Oeste village. It is a place enjoyed by locals, and surfers for the most part. On the weekends the locals flock to the beach, and the surfers through out the week. The Hotel is right on the Beach. Breakfast is brought to the room every morning by the friendly staff. The... More 

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2 Thank Orville S
ladolcevita10, General Manager at La Dolce Vita, responded to this review

Dear Friend, thanks for the wonderful pictures and for your nice words, that capture the wit of this incredible place (Playa Esterillos Oeste) and the magic of this hotel. We hope you will visit us again in the future. The Manager More 

Kennewick, Washington
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78 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

The room is perfect and stayed cool! Pool is small but the ocean is steps away! I loved the access to the beach.....tons of surfers to watch! The breakfast was nice==and delivered to your porch table! Such a lovely place with lovely hosts!

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4 Thank vera v
ladolcevita10, Directeur général at La Dolce Vita, responded to this review

Dear friend, we cannot add anything to your nice review. It looks that you were happy at "La Dolce Vita Hotel". This is our purpose; our staff works for you having a nice time at Playa Esterillos Oeste, that is lovely and really full of many nice and interesting people. Please come again to visit us soon!. The Manager: info@hotel-ladolcevita.biz More 

Brussels, Belgium
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81 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

This small hotel is located on the beach of Esterillos oeste, a peaceful small village of the Pacific Coast of Costa Rica (3hours from the capital by bus). What a great discovery! My room was clean and comfortable and I could hear the sound of the waves from my bed! A continental breakfast is included in the price and it... More 

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3 Thank Giorgia T
Toronto, Canada
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6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

Nice little hotel w a full kitchen, small pool, and property that backs onto the beach. The place is clean, the staff are very nice, the breakfast is good (simple but you can add extras for a small charge), and they let us check-in early and out late without any extra charges. We would go back!

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3 Thank Lorena J
ladolcevita10, General Manager at La Dolce Vita, responded to this review

Dear Client and Friend, Many thanks for your nice words, that encourage our staff and us to committ for the pleasure of our guests. We hope to see you soon! Thanks again! Pura Vida Steve More 

Orlando, Florida
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31 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

This was our first visit to La Dolce Vita, and it won`t be our last. This hidden gem just off the beach is wonderfully maintained by Emillio and Jasmine.This management team is super efficient, and makes you feel welcome the moment you arrive. The rooms are clean, and the air condioner and Wi FI works great. You can set a... More 

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Padua, Italy
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5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015 via mobile

This hotel and this village are wonderful. In this season the weather is perfect and the colors and air is excellent for the eyes and health. We got an excellent welcome and were given a comfortable apartment, plenty of accessories. For a good price we got a bed room with powerful air conditioning and a living room with kitchen an... More 

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1 Thank ben v
ladolcevita10, General Manager at La Dolce Vita, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We are happy that you enjoied your stay at La Dolce Vita and that you got the spirit of Esterillos Oeste, its beach, colours, air, sea, nature. We hope to see you again soon! Pura Vida Steve More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Hotel "La Dolce Vita" is located on the beach in Esterillos Oeste, Jaco, facing the shore of the Pacific Ocean. The Hotel, with its seven apartments facing a wonderful garden, is a new, first class construction building offering all comforts. Each apartment has patio/deck, terrazzo-balcony and is smartly furnished, bathroom with hot water, air conditioning, fan, kitchen, fridge with up to 4 beds. ... more   less 

Additional Information about La Dolce Vita

Address: Esterillos Oeste, beach, 50 meters from Bus Stop, Esterillos Oeste 60901, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Esterillos Oeste
Price Range: $59 - $88 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — La Dolce Vita 2.5*
Number of rooms: 7
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Also Known As:
La Dolce Vita Jaco
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