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Hotel Vista de Olas

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  • Excellent85%
  • Very good9%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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2.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The view is absolutely amazing! We went up the hill for sunset and dinner. For the 2 of us it was $60: 2 cokes, appetizer, salad, fish/chicken baked potato, and 1 pc. of lime pie. And we brought home half the entree as we ate...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The property is high on a hill that allows for the most beautiful outlook to the coast. It is especially nice to enjoy a drink from the swim up bar while watching the sun sink below the horizon over the Pacific. Though our trip was...More

Thank Nifer S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

the villas are great! breakfast was delicious by a wonderful friendly chef. Roger and his family that own the place are so accommodating and friendly. the pool and view is spectacular. highly recommend this place for couples! the hill up to the place is pretty...More

Thank Jessica S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My (now) fiancé and I had the best time at Vista de Olas over the summer. We purchased the 6 night Groupon and it was well worth it. Since it was off season there were not too many people there using the pool area so...More

Thank siobhan6011
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Normally I try to find the silver lining but this was the worst. Vista De Olas has beautiful views, probably the best but that is about it. The Owners Son was an arrogant and disingenuous host. He picked us up from the airport on time...More

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GreenLeaders Bronze level
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Free Internet
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Shuttle Bus Service
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Laundry Service
Concierge
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
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Price range
$245 - $290 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
$245 - $290 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
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Jimmyc1017
October 20, 2017|
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Response from Derek D | Reviewed this property |
You fly into San Jose Then you fly one of two interior air lines to tambor, Then the hotel picks you up from there in a truck
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Joy G
March 13, 2017|
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Response from Francesca R | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so..but sunset in Santa Teresa beach is magic anyway... Maybe you can ask some local there
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Kelsey B
March 4, 2017|
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we only stayed here one night on our travels further up the peninsula so we did not utilize their excursions. however, in our brief stay everyone was very friendly so I would recommend calling and asking. we speak very... More
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"All the villas are amazing. The outdoor restroom made the trip even more fantastical ."
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"All of the villas are relatively similar with the same amenities. All great to stay in."
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"get an ATV!!!! you'll be glad you did. I tried it without one for the first 2 days and it was rough"
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"Villa #3 probably has the best view, but 4 and 5 have great views too and they may have better views to..."
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