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Hotel Bula Bula

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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good20%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“water taxi”(36 reviews)
“costa rica”(69 reviews)
“mexican buffet”(7 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
3.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed October 14, 2017

Didn't hear about this place from anyone, just did some searching after we decided on Costa Rica for a vacation. The place looked nice from the pictures, so we decided to go for it. After a great flight, arrived and got our hotel rental. I...More

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Reviewed September 27, 2017

I visited Bula Bula a few times for lunches and dinners and enjoyed each visit very much. My favourite dishes would have to be the shrimp and Annie's Salad. There was always a good selection on the specials board too but felt there were perhaps...More

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Reviewed August 17, 2017

We visited the restaurant at Hotel Bula Bula in June. It was before the busy season and we had the whole place to ourselves. The bartender gave us great service and the food was delicious. We'll be back again during our next trip. I heard...More

Thank MNorthey
Reviewed July 11, 2017

We loved this place - food was super, rooms kept clean & well air-conned, plenty of hot sun and pool space, service at the restaurant & bar was outstanding. We also liked the wildlife.... the iguanas and monkeys were awesome. There are a few inconveniences...More

Thank originaldreamer
Reviewed June 20, 2017 via mobile

Bula Bula is small, but perfectly formed. It had everything we required for a leisurely holiday. Our room was colourfully decorated and spotlessly clean, with coffee making facilities, complimentary water, a fridge, safe, fan & efficient aircon, Toiletries and even sarongs, a nice touch, for...More

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Certificate of Excellence
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Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Room Service
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
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Air Conditioning
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Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
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Price range
$99 - $145 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#3 Family Hotel in Playa Grande
#5 Romantic Hotel in Playa Grande
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
$99 - $145 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#3 Family Hotel in Playa Grande
#5 Romantic Hotel in Playa Grande
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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cdburnette53
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
January 13, 2017|
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not sure how to send you my contact info
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Jill M
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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"All rooms are very quiet, except for maybe the howler monkeys at night!"
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"All the rooms we seen were to perfection all the way down to the Mattress as I am very picky when it comes..."
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