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Hotel Punta Islita, Autograph Collection

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“plunge pool”(108 reviews)
“horseback riding”(109 reviews)
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Reviewed April 15, 2014

Let me start this off by saying Hotel Punta Islita has to be the most top notch autograph collection hotel I have ever stayed at. In my travels I have stayed at several autograph collections along with many leading hotels of the world and this...More

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Response from MariaJBIslita, Outreach Manager at Hotel Punta Islita, Autograph CollectionResponded April 17, 2014

Saludos Hillhouse and thank you so much for your enthusiastic review and valuable insights for future visitors. As one of the newest members of Autograph Collection, we are enthusiastic about highlighting our unique cultural and natural attributes while ever-perfecting attentive service, dining excellence, and extraordinary...More

Reviewed April 15, 2014

My family and I stayed here for 4 nights on our last leg of our vacation in Costa Rica for spring break. It was awesome and so luxurious. When we arrived after a 3+ hr drive from Arenal, Marvin, the concierge, greeted us at our...More

1  Thank hongjj
Response from MariaJBIslita, Outreach Manager at Hotel Punta Islita, Autograph CollectionResponded April 17, 2014

Warm greetings from Costa Rica! Thank you for letting us know that your family vacation was memorable, exciting, and relaxing. Your comments are very helpful as we are constantly evaluating our services in hopes of improving the guest experience wherever possible. Your comments about the...More

Reviewed April 10, 2014

I read so many fantastic reviews of this resort before I got there, and everything was exactly as described. This was our only destination in Costa Rica, and we had an amazing time! Here is my list of pros and cons: Pros: - like everyone...More

2  Thank HannahB891
Response from MariaJBIslita, Outreach Manager at Hotel Punta Islita, Autograph CollectionResponded April 11, 2014

It's great to hear from you Hannah! We are elated to have fulfilled your expectations and thank you for selecting Hotel Punta Islita as your Costa Rica playground. We are quite blessed by the amazing intensity of our surroundings. We certainly look forward to your...More

Reviewed April 9, 2014

I am sitting in my piscina privado (private pool) right now at Hotel Punta Islita and making comment as I can't wait to get home before telling others about it:). It is our second visit to this resort, and having visited costa rica several times,a...More

1  Thank 1tripayear
Response from MariaJBIslita, Outreach Manager at Hotel Punta Islita, Autograph CollectionResponded April 10, 2014

Ahhh! So nice to hear that you are enjoying Costa Rica's Pura Vida life at Hotel Punta Islita. Thank you so much for sharing your comments, and especially for enthusiastically singling out our staff's amazing hospitality. Continue to enjoy the warm sand, sunshine, and delicious...More

Reviewed April 9, 2014

Spent 8 nights in Costa Rica recently and 4 of them were spent at the Hotel Punta Islita. We drove from LaFortuna/Arenal area to the hotel. Drive took us 4 hours, not counting a 1 hour stopover at the Arenal Brewery for lunch and a...More

1  Thank Frank S
Response from MariaJBIslita, Outreach Manager at Hotel Punta Islita, Autograph CollectionResponded April 10, 2014

Thanks Frank! Your description of the drive to Hotel Punta Islita is spot-on and will surely be helpful for travelers who may be considering our resort as their Costa Rica destination. Most of the drive does take place over paved roads. It is the last...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room Service
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Babysitting
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Golf course
Heated pool
Adult pool
Outdoor pool
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$282 - $799 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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$282 - $799 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room & Suite (825)
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Response from Michele J | Reviewed this property |
I am sorry that I do not know the answer to this question, but if you email the hotel, I am sure that they will respond quickly.
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Response from Michele J | Reviewed this property |
Speaking of the Hotel Islita, there is no grocery store on site; however, there is a small grocery a very few miles away in the next small town. You would turn to the left going out of the hotel zone, just past the guard... More
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Response from Michele J | Reviewed this property |
No microwaves that I saw. Our room had a small frig, well stocked, not at elevated prices, and a small area for making snacks, but since all of the rooms are different and accommodate different needs such as numbers of... More
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"Try cabin 27 (cabin suite) with 5/7 minutes walk to the main center of the hotel. Not very sunny because of..."
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"We were fine with the stairs from main building to villas, but some may prefer a closer room or cart."
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"Junior Suites are close to the restaurant, parking, and reception."
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"Opt for a three bedroom villa, with plunge pool, outside hammock, two separate bedrooms, each with full bath..."
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