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Villa Buena Onda

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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
4 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Villa Buena Onda is a beautiful property. We enjoyed an ocean view room with a balcony where we napped in the hammock or sipped our coffee. The room was very clean and comfortable and well-appointed with plenty of towels, toiletries, closet space and coffee/water. The...More

Thank Emily S
Response from MariaVBO, Public Relations Manager at Villa Buena OndaResponded 1 week ago

Hi Emily, Thanks for such a lovely review and such detail! This definitely will help other travelers get a better idea of what awaits them at Villa Buena Onda. It was a pleasure to have you here and we definitely hope you or your friends...More

Hotel's Favorite
Reviewed February 20, 2018

Eight room private villa overlooking Playas del Coco. First class from top to bottom. The all-inclusive food was great, and the service was even better. We had our privacy when we desired same, but enjoyed the interaction with the other guests at meal times. We...More

Thank Ed T
Response from MariaVBO, Public Relations Manager at Villa Buena OndaResponded February 22, 2018

Hello Ed, Thank you for your amazing review. We are very happy that you enjoyed your stay at the villa and that we were able to exceed your expectations. We do our best to offer great tours for our guests. Shelley is wonderful, no doubt,...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ok. I am going to start with Happy Hour. I am used to the rum punch I get in Jamaica. I will never be happy with that again. At Villa Buena Onda they start by putting fresh pineapple, papaya and bananas in the blender. Then...More

1  Thank David H
Response from MariaVBO, Public Relations Manager at Villa Buena OndaResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi David, Thanks for staying at VBO! We are very happy that you enjoyed your stay, our service and our drinks. We strive to make VBO the perfect place for you to relax. We hope you visit us again soon! Regards, VBO Team

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a wonderful resort! The staff are so friendly and attentive. The grounds are beautiful. Because there aren't a lot of rooms at the hotel, you really get a relaxing and intimate experience. Every day they have a happy hour which is so much fun....More

Thank A5141DLjenniferw
Response from MariaVBO, Public Relations Manager at Villa Buena OndaResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Jennifer, Amazing review! Thanks for choosing VBO as your vacation destination. Making our clients feel VIP is our goal every day and we are very happy that we made it. We look forward to having you again! Regards, VBO Team

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I visited in April, the week after Easter. It was the most relaxing and wonderful resort we have ever been to. The staff was amazing, the food incredible, and the room was comfortable and very luxurious. In addition, it was my husband's...More

Thank sschaub8
Response from MariaVBO, Public Relations Manager at Villa Buena OndaResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi sschaub8, We are very happy to read a review like yours. VBO is definitely ideal for those who look for a place to relax and be pampered by the staff. Now you have your piece of heaven here in Costa Rica whenever you wish...More

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Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Shuttle Bus Service
Room Service
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
$393 - $929 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Spa Hotel in Playas del Coco
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
$393 - $929 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Spa Hotel in Playas del Coco
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Leonora1990
October 22, 2017|
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Response from islandboy1575 | Reviewed this property |
Yes the bus does travel to cocoa but if you stay at Villa Buena Onda Shelley will be glad to arrange transport. Great choice and the best of the best in this area attention to detail and impeccable service
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MJMarte88
September 13, 2017|
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Response from BrianaNoel | Reviewed this property |
This hotel is in a great location! It was only about a 5 minute drive into the town of Playa del Coco. If you take a taxi, it was only about $4-5! The town had a few bars, restaurants, shops and the beach of course. Our... More
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blueskies929
May 10, 2017|
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Response from MariaVBO | Property representative |
Hi blueskies! May marks the transition from the dry season to the rainy season in Costa Rica. Usually the day starts sunny and then some afternoon to early evening rain. But the Northern Pacific is the dryest area of the... More
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"Loved our end room on the secon floor. The window in the shower was neat! Also, views from here on floor were..."
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"Upstairs corner room, Ocean Suite, had terrific views"
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"Second floor, Ocean View Rooms - beautiful view, a hammock, two chairs and table - perfect for morning..."
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"Upper floor = great views of the ocean. Garden level = access to the pool, and larger patio."
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