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Villa Buena Onda

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From the Ancor Sculpture 200 Meters East and 700 Meters South, Playas del Coco, Costa Rica
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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My fiancé and I stayed at Villa Buena Onda and we could not have been more impressed! From the location, to the atmosphere, food, and service - everything was top notch. More importantly, the staff treated us like family. We'll definitely be back!

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Where do I begin? Villa Buena Onda is absolute paradise or "pura vida" (pure life) as the Costa Rican saying goes! The accomodations, service, scenery, food and drinks are worth every single dime. Shelley, Jennifer, Sergio, Carlos and all of the staff there go out of their way to make the villa not only your home away from home but... More 

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Bonita, CA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

From the time we arrived June 8 until the time we left, 2 weeks later - we enjoyed every single bit of Villa Bueno Onda!! This vacation was so relaxing.. I came home in the Pura Vida ether, mostly because of our stay at VBO. The best offering of this place is that it is small with only 8 rooms,... More 

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Toronto, Ontario
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016

My wife and I stayed at the Villa Buena Onda for 7 days in the middle of our 14 day vacation in Costa Rica and it was definitely the highlight of our trip. Our room on the second floor was amazing with lots of space, a great view and a very comfortable bed. We really liked the depth of the... More 

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Newburgh, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016

My wife took us here for our 2nd Wedding Anniversary and it was SPECTACULAR!!! We arranged for transport to the resort from the airport (25 minutes) and from the moment we arrived on property (being greeted with a freshly juiced fruit drink from the Welcoming Staff), to surprising my wife with the Master Suite (she thought we were getting a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016

This hotel and the staff are exceptional. I traveled solo and was looking for peace and quiet and Villa Buena Onda exceeded my expectations. The hotel is a quiet oasis. Perched on a hill overlooking the ocean, the views are beautiful from the rooms, the pool and the dining area. There are only eight rooms and most guests were out... More 

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San Antonio, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2016

I had very high hopes for this location from the other reviews I read. The location is very beautiful. The rooms, grounds, and staff are wonderful. The food is AMAZING! I gave the location an average rating for a few small hiccups during our stay. My wife and I booked a 90 minute couples massage and when we arrived the... More 

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Atlanta, GA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

I surprised my wife with a trip to Costa Rica for our 10th wedding anniversary. As any good Travel Duck, I did a lot of research before booking the trip. I wanted a destination which was a short drive from the airport, all inclusive meals, close to the beach, nice views, luxurious, and most importantly amazing service. Villa Buena Onda... More 

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Bellaire, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016

Pleasantly unexpected! Amazing accommodation. Three nights of wonderment...access to Coco and the locals, the eclectic side of being there. Full and personal attention to details. All inclusive, all-adult

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New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2016

I would recommend this place for those looking for a romantic getaway. This is not a place for a group... especially my group. We constantly felt like we were interrupting everyone even as we had regular conversations at dinner. But this is not the fault of this beautiful boutique style hotel. The rooms are spacious and the staff were very... More 

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Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Breakfast
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Luxury, boutique hotel overlooking the Pacific ocean. Located just 20 mins from the Liberia International airport. Service includes three a la carte meals served daily. Nearby half a dozen beaches, fishing spots, surf breaks and under an hour from the Rincon de La Vieja (hot springs, mud pits) National Park. Fine decor, two-tier swimming pool with a swim-up bar and stunning ocean views make this a special place to visit. Fantastic food and exceptional service can be expected. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Villa Buena Onda

Address: From the Ancor Sculpture 200 Meters East and 700 Meters South, Playas del Coco, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Playas del Coco
Price Range: $291 - $1,081 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Villa Buena Onda 4*
Number of rooms: 7
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Villa Buena Onda Hotel Playas Del Coco
Villa Buena Onda Costa Rica/Playas Del Coco
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