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    Hotel Bula Bula

    Playa Grande Road, Playa Grande, Costa Rica
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    06/04/2017 06/05/2017
    1 room
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      2 adults
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        0 children
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          $81
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          Overview
          • Excellent69%
          • Very good20%
          • Average3%
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          • Terrible3%
          Travelers talk about
          “water taxi” (35 reviews)
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          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Air Conditioning
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          Non-Smoking Hotel
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          3.0 Star Hotel
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          1 - 5 of 368 reviews

          Reviewed April 15, 2017 via mobile

          The staff here was the best part of our stay. Ernesto (night bartender) was so funny!! Service was great!! The bar and restaurant is so good that people every day come by water taxi from Tamarindo which has no shortage of bars or restaurants!

          Thank JRJ420
          Reviewed April 14, 2017 via mobile

          Stayed for one week . Loved it .Hotel staff are very friendly and helpful . Rooms are very clean .Water is limited in the shower /sink because of a local drought but not a game changer . They have a restaurant with incredible food ....More

          Thank eddiemac436
          Reviewed April 13, 2017

          Be weary of restaurant staff asking where you stay and when you are leaving. They will pass the info along to criminals. We were robbed and someone got in through the locked and barred patio door, and smashed into the plastic knob on the safe....More

          Thank 208krystac
          Response from PG-FT-Resident, Owner at Hotel Bula Bula

          While I'm sorry to learn of your misfortune, you are accusing my hotel of having a hand in the robbery without a shred of evidence. Your claim also violates the TOS of this website and I am asking for this review to be removed.

          Reviewed April 9, 2017

          We spent 2 nights here to start our week in Costa Rica. The pictures don't do this beautiful little place justice. Todd and Wally and all the staff (especially Tracy in the restaurant) were great and helped coordinate transportation plus sailing excursion. We had breakfast,...More

          Thank aimster71
          Reviewed March 26, 2017 via mobile

          This is a great place for dinner and an evening swim. The service and staff were fun and entertaining. Food was good with a lively atmosphere. The owner even came over to introduce himself. Would highly recommend!

          1  Thank Elaine L
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          About
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Free Parking
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Breakfast included
          • Room Service
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Room Service
          • Concierge
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          Details
          • Price range
          • $82 - $140 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #3 Family Hotel in Playa Grande
          • #5 Romantic Hotel in Playa Grande
          • Room types
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 10
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          • Location
          • Costa Rica >
          • Province of Guanacaste >
          • Playa Grande
          • Also Known As
          • Bula Playa Grande
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          Traveler (312)
          Dining (45)
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          Room & Suite (40)
          Hotel & Grounds (181)
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          cdburnette53
          May I check in with my small, well behaved Service dog?
          February 23, 2017|
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          Response from Deb D | Reviewed this property |
          I'm sorry I don't know. We just went to the Mexican Buffet on Monday night via boat from Tamarindo.
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          candyfleming
          hi my name is candy fleming. i'm a united airline employee and I just met a friend of yours jim dunn....my husband and I have ever been to costa rica and we are planning a trip in may - can you give me a price and also info on coming in that time of year - I would love to rent a house in the future if we like it - thanks candy
          January 13, 2017|
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          not sure how to send you my contact info
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          Jill M
          Can out side guests use the pool and bar? And is there a charge for bottled water?
          March 6, 2015|
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          Response from PG-FT-Resident | Property representative |
          Sure, come on by. Please check in at the bar. We just ask that you purchase a drink or something from the kitchen while you are here. There are certain times of the year where we may not be able to accommodate everyone, but... More
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