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Terrible hotel, small rooms and really really really basic. Almost a youth hostel. Reception is not a lobby, just a cubicle. Actually it is located in the guard room at the gate.
Rooms are also noisy and apparently not safe.More
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Response from EllenZoe, Guest Relations Manager at Best Western Tamarindo Vista VillasResponded December 29, 2012
We feel that we must take issue with your review... While our rooms are basic, they are also clean, reasonably priced, and most certainly SAFE! You should be aware that it is against trip advisor guidelines to report a hotel as "apparently not safe", because...More
I really enjoyed my stay here. Our room was basic but clean, and had a terrific view. The bar area and sweet pool was a pleasant place to relax after a long day, Location was great with easy access to the beach and the town....More
Response from EllenZoe, Guest Relations Manager at Best Western Tamarindo Vista VillasResponded December 24, 2012
We appreciate you taking the time to write such wonderful review about out hotel. It is our goal—from the receptionist, to the maid, to the bartender to the manager—to make sure that you had a great visit with us. The staff work hard to make...More
I was there for 9 days at the beginning of Dec. We had an ocean view room. The view was great and so was the view from the bar/hotel. At the edge of town but its not a big town. You can be at the...More
Response from EllenZoe, Guest Relations Manager at Best Western Tamarindo Vista VillasResponded December 21, 2012
Hi Lisa, thanks for the really nice review. It’s the good word of guests like you that keep our rooms filled year round. You must have been taking some leisurely walks into town—which is what we recommend on vacation—because usually it’s only a 10 minute...More
We stayed at this hotel for two nights in December 2012 , having left a previously booked Eco lodge (El Sabanero) see review on this which explains why..
We moved down to Tamarindo and walked into this hotel as advertising special rate for walk ins....More
Response from EllenZoe, Guest Relations Manager at Best Western Tamarindo Vista VillasResponded December 18, 2012
We really appreciate your taking the time to write a review about us and pointing out our strategic location at the north end of Tamarindo, in front of the beach, far enough from the hustle and bustle of the center of town yet easy to...More
There are strong pluses and minuses to this hotel:
+s: Great views, close to beach, surfing, walk to town. Plus they have some large suites that are great for a longer stay. Staff is very friendly. Probably better than most of the other (limited) options...More
$63 - $214 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Actually everything in town is walking distance. The town is pretty small and you can walk from one end to the other in about 10 minutes. Plus the beach is right in front of the hotel so maybe a 2 minute walk... More
Actually everything in town is walking distance. The town is pretty small and you can walk from one end to the other in about 10 minutes. Plus the beach is right in front of the hotel so maybe a 2 minute walk from your room!
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"just chose another hotel.. look a tphotos of ocean view and bedroom and get convinced"