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    Hotel Vista de Olas

    Vista de Olas Dr. | Mal Pais de Cobano Apto.#93, Mal Pais 5361, Costa Rica
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    9/3/2017 9/4/2017
    Traveler (467)
    Pool & Beach (183)
    Room & Suite (114)
    • Excellent85%
    • Very good9%
    • Average2%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible2%
    Travelers talk about
    “atv tour” (111 reviews)
    “swim up bar” (31 reviews)
    “infinity pool” (75 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Airport Transportation
    Poolside Bar
    Shuttle Bus Service
    Private Balcony
    2.5 Star Hotel
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    201 - 205 of 497 reviews

    Reviewed August 11, 2014

    Traveling around Costa Rica, this place is really unique, far from the action in a good way. The views are breathtaking, particularly while taking a dip in the pool watching the sunset. The staff was great. I put on quite a show for them (and...More

    Thank rainbowgirl21
    Reviewed August 10, 2014

    Rhetorical question of the day: Is it worth it to stay at a place that you will immediately miss, the moment that you leave? Yes, yes, a million times yes! I came here for a solo week-long trip, knowing that I would be able to...More

    Thank DrNate71
    Reviewed August 7, 2014

    They view is the best in the area. Roger went out of his way to see to it that our trip was what we expected. The bed was the best I have ever slept in period. the excursions that we took with them were the...More

    Thank RichL66
    Reviewed August 4, 2014

    My boyfriend and I stayed here in April of this year. We were looking to discount from the world and enjoy a vacation away. This is a place for the self-sufficient traveler and adventurer. Our desire on this vacation was to explore Costa Rica by...More

    3  Thank slw1783
    Reviewed August 4, 2014

    My husband & I drove @ 5 1/2 hours, including the ferry, from San Jose to get there. It was worth the trip! Gorgeous location overlooking the Pacific Ocean, helpful owners, fun excursions. Only thing I missed was attempting to surf, as the waves were...More

    Thank princesslia
    Hotel Tropico Latino
    566 reviews
    #2 of 26 hotels in Santa Teresa
    Casa MarBella
    506 reviews
    #1 of 26 hotels in Santa Teresa
    Horizon Ocean View Hotel and Yoga Center
    423 reviews
    #3 of 26 hotels in Santa Teresa
    Barcelo Tambor
    1,372 reviews
    #2 of 6 hotels in Tambor
    Awards & Recognition
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    • 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
    • Concierge
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Price range
    • $156 - $202 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Green Hotel in Mal Pais
    • #2 Romantic Hotel in Mal Pais
    • #4 Family Hotel in Mal Pais
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
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    • Location
    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Puntarenas >
    • Mal Pais
    • Also Known As
    • Vista De Olas Mal Pais ,
    • Hotel Vista De Olas Costa Rica/Mal Pais
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    Traveler (467)
    Pool & Beach (183)
    Room & Suite (114)
    Dining (74)
    Hotel & Grounds (309)
    Bathroom (13)
    Family and Play Areas (6)
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    Questions & Answers
    Joy G
    March 13, 2017|
    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|
    Response from Michelle r |
    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
    Melvin M
    February 16, 2017|
    Response from Kirsten S |
    You can rent them directly from the Hotel, that what I did when I stayed. The price varies depending on how many days you use the ATV for. Either way i found it to be affordable and well needed.
    Room Tips
    "Stayed in Villa #3, best view of them all."
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    "Some rooms have a view and some have indoor showers/bathrooms. You can request what you prefer."
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    "all villas have views"
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    "All of the rooms are quiet as the villas are situated in private areas"
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